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PUNE 411 008


No.  NCL/DIRC/DRDO/01/2016                                                        Date: 27 April 2016


Name of the Division: Chemical Engineering & Process Dev




Sub :   Filling up of position for engagement as JRF under DRDO sponsored project  taken up in the Lab.


            Applications are invited on plain paper for filling up of position(s) of Project Fellow on a purely temporary basis, in the prescribed proforma.  The details of the Sponsored Project under which engagement is proposed to be made is as under :


Project Code No. :


Title of the Project :


Design of webportal for HEM

Minimum prescribed educational


Project Fellow: M.Sc./ + (NET/GATE qualified**) or M.Tech in Chemistry, Organic chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology or equivalent with min. 55% Marks.


Research Associate: PhD in Chemistry (organic/physical)

Desirable experience, if any



Age limit*

Project fellow : 28 years

Research Associate: 32 years

Job requirement



Development of web portal

Consolidated emoluments per month

Rs. 25,000/- Project Fellow

Rs. 36,000/- Research Associate

No. of positions to be filled up

2 Nos. Project Fellows

1 No.  Research Associate


* Age limit as shown above is relaxable by 5 years in respect of candidates belonging to SC/ST community and 3 years in respect of candidates belonging to OBC community.

** Relaxation to candidates with relevant programming/computing experience (18 months)

** NET/GATE qualified candidates will be hired with higher monthly emoluments of Rs. 25,000 p.m. without NET (Rs. 16,000 p.m)


            The engagement will be initially for a period of six months which may be extended or curtailed depending on the duration of the tenure of sponsored project/ satisfactory performance or conduct of the appointee, as the case may be.  The engagement will be purely on temporary basis and shall not be CSIR/NCL appointment, temporary or otherwise and shall not entitle the appointee to any right/claim whatsoever, implicit or explicit, for his/her consideration against any CSIR/NCL post/fellowship.


How to Apply:

            Applications giving full particulars in the following format along with two copies of recent passport size photograph and attested copies of testimonials may kindly be submitted:              (1) Name of the applicant, (2) Date of Birth, (3) Whether belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Original Caste/Community Certificate issued by competent authorities to be produced at the time of interview in support of the claim). (4) Educational Qualification (furnish details commencing from SSC), (5) Experience indicating full details, (6) Address for communication, (7) Any close relation** working in NCL, if yes, give details. (8) Telephone No., (9) Email address (10) Signature (on application & Biodata). 


** Close relation means: wife/husband/son/daughter/sister/son-in-law/brother-in-law (wife’s brother/Sister’s husband) sister-in-law (brother’s wife/wife’s sister) of NCL employee.

            The application with the above information duly signed together with photo-copies of relevant certificates/testimonials should be addressed to :


             Dr. M Karthikeyan, Digital Information Resource Centre (DIRC), National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411 008, so as to reach on or before May 04,  2016.


            The prescribed educational qualifications are a bare minimum and merely possessing of same will not entitle candidates to be called for interview. Where number of applications received in response to this Notice of engagement is large, it may not be convenient or possible to interview all the candidates.  Based on the recommendation of the Screening Committee, the Project Leader may restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to reasonable limits after taking into consideration qualifications and experience over and above the minimum qualifications prescribed in the Notice.  Therefore, it will be in the interest of the candidates, to mention all the qualifications and experience in the relevant field at the time of applying.


The candidates short listed by the Screening Committee for being called for interview would be notified on the Divisional Notice Board on Divisional Notice Board on  May 04, 2016.


The short listed candidates will be required to appear to appear for an interview before the Selection Committee in Conference Room, Digital Information Center building of the Laboratory at 4:00 p.m. on May 04, 2016. No interview call letter will be issued separately. 


No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview.  Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer of engagement. 



Dr. M. Karthikeyan


(Project Leader)



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