ICAR Indian Agricultural Research Institute RA and SRF 03 posts

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ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute announced a notification on June 20, 2018,  for the post of Research Associate and Senior Research Fellow in New Delhi. Total 03 posts are declared by the Institute. The post is declared on a contract basis initially for the period up to March 31, 2019. The last date to apply for the post is July 12, 2018.

ICARआईसीएआर-इंडियन एग्रीकल्चरल रिसर्च इंस्टीट्यूट ने 20 जून, 2018 को रिसर्च एसोसिएट और सीनियर रिसर्च फेलो के पद के लिए नई दिल्ली में एक अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। संस्थान द्वारा कुल 03 पद घोषित किए जाते हैं। शुरुआत 31 मार्च, 201 9 तक की अवधि के लिए अनुबंध आधार पर घोषित की गई है। पद के लिए आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 12 जुलाई, 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.

Details of the posts are:-

S.no Name of the posts Projects Name
1. Research Associate (RA) “Creating a fully characterized genetic resource pipeline for mustard improvement programme in India”
2. Senior Research Fellow (SRF) “Hybrid Technology for Higher Productivity in Selected Field and Horticultural Crops (Mustard)”
3. Senior Research Fellow (SRF) “Molecular breeding for improvement of tolerance to biotic and abiotic stresses, yield and quality traits in crops (Mustard)”


Research Associate and Senior Research Fellow




Master’s degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding

Age Limit

Maximum 40 years

Job Location

New Delhi



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Educational Qualification

List of all the posts with a detailed list of their educational qualifications, experience, desirable condition and salary is stated as:-

S.no Name of the posts Educational Qualifications Experiences Desirable condition Salary
1. Research Associate (RA) Ph. D. in Genetics/Plant Breeding/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/ Biotechnology OR Master’s degree with 4/5 years bachelor’s degree. Two years research experience Working experience in crop improvement and data management.

Rs. 36000 + 30% HRA for Masters

Rs 38000 + 30% HRA for Ph.Ds

Rs 40000 + 30% HRA for Ph.D with two years experience

2. Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Master’s degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biotechnology/ Seed Science and Technology with 4/5 years bachelor’s degree. Two years experience in relevant  Working experience in research and development of hybrids in crops and proficiency in computer skills. Rs. 25000 + 30% HRA
3. Senior Research Fellow (SRF) Master’s degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding/ Genetics and Plant Breeding/Biotechnology with 4/5 years bachelor’s degree. Two years experience in relevant Experience in use of molecular markers and proficiency in computer skills. Rs. 25000 + 30% HRA

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 Candidate will have to compulsorily bring the filled in application form as per given in the notification of the posts and also send these documents to the particular address, all the original certificates from matriculation onwards, date of birth certificate, degree certificate either original or provisional and one set of the self-attested photocopies of all the required certificate from matriculation onwards and an attested copy of recent passport size photograph pasted onto the application form, Proof of experience need to be submitted. And must be present on the given date on July 12, 2018,  documents send at the given address:- Division of Genetics, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi - 110012.

Reporting Time:- 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Click here to Check Official Notification of the posts:- Official Notification Link


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