IIFPT-04-Research Associate,Sr. Research Fellow,Project Assistant posts

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IIFPTIndian Institute of Food Processing Technology announced a notification for the posts of Research Associate, Senior Research Fellow and Project Assistant. The detailed advertisement for temporary posts is declared in   Advertisement No. IIFPT/Admin/Estt./2018.The last date to apply for the posts is May 09, 2018.


IIFPTआईआईएफपीटी- भारतीय खाद्य प्रसंस्करण प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान ने अनुसंधान सहयोगी, वरिष्ठ शोध फेलो और परियोजना सहायक के पदों के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। अस्थायी पदों के लिए विस्तृत विज्ञापन विज्ञापन संख्या IIFPT / Admin / Estt / 2018 में घोषित किया गया है। पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि मई 09, 2018 है।

The Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (Formerly Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology) is a pioneer Educational and R&D Institution under the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. 

Name of the posts Department under a post declared
Research Associate Nanopatterning with a low-temperature process for the production of instant foaming soluble coffee- GAP- 026.
Senior Research Fellow DFSQT/ CMNSP.
Senior Research Fellow To conduct skill development programs, research and development activities.
Project Assistant Development of millet-based noodles, mixes, and cookies-  SRP 013.


Research Associate
Senior Research Fellow
Project Assistant


Rs.12,000 to 40,000/-


Any Degree, PG, Ph.D

Age Limit

Max 35 years for men and 40 years for women

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Temporary Basis

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Educational Qualification

List of all the posts with their educational details, experience, and salary:-

S.no Name of the posts Educational Details Experience Salary
1. Research Associate The candidates have a degree in Ph.D.(Food Process Engineering/ Food Science and Technology/ Biotechnology/ Nanotechnology/ Allied disciplines ) or Master’s degree in these subjects with 1st division or 60% marks or equivalent overall grade point average. At least 2 years of research experience as evidenced from Fellowship/ Associateship/ Training/ other engagements. Rs.40,000/- Plus 10% HRA
2. Senior Research Fellow The candidates have a degree of a Post graduate in (Chemistry/ Analytical chemistry/ biochemistry/Food Chemistry/ Food Technology/ Microbiology) with NET/SLET or doctorate degree. working experience in a chemical and instrumentation laboratory Rs.25,000/- Plus 10% HRA
3. Senior Research Fellow The Candidate has a degree of an M.Sc. in (Food Science and Nutrition/ M/Tech in Food Process Engineering/ Bio-Technology) or Bioscience/ Food Safety and Quality Control. - Rs.25,000/- Plus 10% HRA
4. Project Assistant The Candidate has a degree of a B. Tech/B.Sc in (Food Process Engineering / Food Technology/Food Science and Technology/ Biochemistry/ Food Science) and Nutrition or allied subjects. - Rs.12,000/- Plus 10% HRA

Selection Process

Selection of the Candidate is depended on the short Written-test/ Interview.A process of Selection depends upon the Candidates present on May 09, 2018. If a large number of Candidates should appear on the date then a written test will be conducted by IIFPT.

How to apply

Application fee:-Rs.500/- by means of Cash/DD/Postal Order drawn in favor of "The Director,  Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology, Thanjavur”.

Interested Candidates are advised to attend the Interview with all their Original testimonials i.e Educational certificates, Experience, Age proof, Address proof, AADHAR card, two recent passport size photographs and any other if any. And with one xerox copy of all the documents along with them. And present on the Interview day on time.

Interview date and Time:- May 09, 2018 at 10:00 AM.

Venue:- INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOOD PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Pudukkottai Road, Thanjavur – 613 005, Tel:04362-228155 Fax: 04362-227971.

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


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