ICAR Indian Agricultural Research Institute JRF & Traineeship 08 posts

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ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute announced a notification on July 13, 2018, for the posts of  Junior Research Fellow and Traineeship in New Delhi. Total 08 posts are declared by Institute and all are on the temporary basis under a fixed time period of a project. The last date to apply for the posts to attend Walk-in Interview is 03 August 2018.

ICARआईसीएआर-इंडियन एग्रीकल्चरल रिसर्च इंस्टीट्यूट ने 13 जुलाई, 2018 को नई दिल्ली में जूनियर रिसर्च फेलो और प्रशिक्षु पदों के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। संस्थान द्वारा कुल 08 पद घोषित किए जाते हैं और सभी परियोजना के एक निश्चित समय अवधि के तहत अस्थायी आधार पर हैं। वॉक-इन साक्षात्कार में भाग लेने के लिए पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 03 अगस्त 2018 है।

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous body responsible for coordinating agricultural education and research in India. It reports to the Department of Agricultural Research and Education, Ministry of Agriculture. The Union Minister of Agriculture serves as its president. It is the largest network of agricultural research and education institutes in the world.

The details of the posts are:-

S.no Name of the posts Project Name Funded By Venue of the Walk-in interview
1. Junior Research Fellow “ Identification, characterization and validation of miRNAs and target mRNAs for nitrogen and phosphorus use efficiency in maize” SERB-DST Division of Genetics, IARI, New Delhi 110 012.
2. Junior Research Fellow Distributed Information Centre under BTISnet. DBT Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit, LBS Building, IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi-110012.
3. Traineeship Distributed Information Centre under BTISnet. DBT Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit, LBS Building, IARI, Pusa Campus, New Delhi-110012.
4.  Junior Research Fellow “Marker-Assisted Breeding and Mapping of QTLs for Drought Tolerance in Wheat”. DBT Division of Genetics, IARI, New Delhi 110 012.


Junior Research Fellow & Traineeship




Master’s degree in Genetics/Bioinformatics

Age Limit

Maximum age is 35 years

Job Location

New Delhi



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Educational Qualification

The educational details of all the posts are described as:-

S.no Name of the posts Educational Qualifications Salary Notification Link
1. Junior Research Fellow A Candidate has a Master’s degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding/Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biotechnology/Life Sciences with 4/5 years’ bachelor’s degree. Those with 3 years bachelor’s degree must have UGC/CSIR/ICAR NET qualification or equivalent. Rs. 25000 + 30% HRA Official Notification Link
2. Junior Research Fellow A Candidate has a Master’s degree in Bioinformatics or Computer Science + NET qualification, or M.Tech degree in Bioinformatics or Computer Science/Engineering. Rs. 25000/- Official Notification Link
3. Traineeship A Candidate has an M.Sc./M.Tech in Bioinformatics/Biotechnology/Computer Science) with 60 % marks from a recognized University. Rs.10,000/- consolidated Official Notification Link

Selection Process

Selection of the eligible Candidates is depended on the Interview and list of the finalist candidates will be uploaded on the Official Website.

How to apply

The candidates will have to compulsorily bring the filled in application form as per given in the notification of the posts and along with self-attested copies of 10th, 12th, Under-graduation, post-graduation, Ph.D. and NET/GATE and other work experience certificates. Affix a self-attested recent passport size photograph in the Biodata. And the Candidates should bring project work report/thesis, testimonials/experience certificates, published research papers, etc. to support their claim on experience. The Candidates should come on August 03, 2018, at the given addresses.

Reporting Time:- 9:30 to 10:00 AM


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