ICMR-NIRT National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis Senior Research Officer & Other 03 Posts

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ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis(NIRT) announced a notification on June 07 2018,  for the posts of Senior Research Officer, Project Technician III, and Junior Project Research Fellow to be posted at Chennai. Total 03 posts are declared by the Institute. And all these posts are declared on a temporary basis for a period of one year and 06 months for Junior Project Research Fellow of the project. The details of the posts are given in the advertisement No. NIRT/PROJ/ RECTT/2018-19.The last date to apply for the posts on June 26, 27 and 31, 2018.

NIRTआईसीएमआर-नेशनल इंस्टीट्यूट फॉर रिसर्च इन ट्यूबरकुलोसिस (एनआईआरटी) ने चेन्नई में वरिष्ठ शोध अधिकारी, परियोजना तकनीशियन III और जूनियर प्रोजेक्ट रिसर्च फेलो के पदों के लिए 07 जून 2018 को अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। संस्थान द्वारा कुल 03 पद घोषित किए जाते हैं। और इन सभी पदों को परियोजना के एक वर्ष की अवधि के लिए अस्थायी आधार पर घोषित किया गया है। पदों का ब्योरा विज्ञापन संख्या एनआईआरटी / प्रोजे / आरईसीटीटी / 2018-19 में दिया गया है। 26 जून, 27 और 31, 2018 को पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख।


ICMR-The National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis (NIRT) is a tuberculosis research organization located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. NIRT carries out research on clinical, bacteriological as well as behavioral and epidemiological aspects of tuberculosis and HIV-TB. The NIRT was set up in 1956 as a 5-year project, under the joint auspices of the ICMR, WHO and the BMRC.

Vacancy Details-

Post No. of Posts
Senior Research Officer 01
Project Technician III 01
Junior Project Research Fellow 01


Senior Research Officer
Project Technician III
Junior Project Research Fellow


Rs.17,520 - 28,000 + HRA



Age Limit

Not more than 40 Years

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National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis

Educational Qualification

The details of the post is given as-

Post Qualification Experience Desirable Age Salary Date of interview
Senior Research Officer Master’s degree in Life Science or M-Tech in Biotechnology one year of research experience in the related field. Experience in handling Mtb cultures Not exceeding 40 years Rs.28,000/- + HRA Rs. 6,720/-  26/07/2018 (Thursday)
Project Technician III 12th pass in science - - Not exceeding 30 years. Rs.17,520/- pm 27/07/2018 (Friday)
Junior Project Research Fellow Master’s degree in Basic Science with NET qualification or Graduate in the professional course with NET qualification or Postgraduate degree in Life Science in professional course - Experience in clinical/bacteriological research Not exceeding 35 years Rs.25,000/- + HRA Rs. 6,000 31/07/2018 (Tuesday)

Selection Process

The recruitment will be based on the interview/written test as per the institute guidelines.

How to apply

The interested and eligible candidates need to apply offline i.e. they need to download the application in the given prescribed format on the official website. The candidates must bring the filled application form at

National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis,

1 Mayor Sathyamoorthy Road, Chetpet,

Chennai 600 031 between 9.00 AM & 10.00 AM

to attend the interview at the respective dates. The candidates must bring the testimonials such as 

  • Passport size color photograph
  • Self-attested copies of age proof,
  • Educational qualifications (from matriculation onwards),
  • Certificates of experience related to the nature of the job,
  • Caste certificate(If any)
  • The fee of Rs.100/- (drawn in favor of Director, NIRT, Chennai) in the shape of demand draft from any Nationalized Bank.

The candidates need to bring the original documents also for the verification.

Click here to check the official notification -Official Notification


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