Advertisement for the appointment of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

Advertisement for the appointment of Junior Research Fellow (JRF)

JRF Notification 2023 in DRDO project is open at Chitkara University, Punjab (Advt. No. CURIN/Advt./2023/01, dated 18th January 2023) and applications are invited for two Junior Research Fellow posts on contractual basis.

Name of the Post Qualification Desirable experience
Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


-M.Sc. Chemistry/M.Tech. Chemical Engineering


-M.Sc. Chemistry/Physics/M.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering / Material Science

-NET/GATE qualified will be preferred


1. A good knowledge and experience in organic/in-organic synthesis chemistry


2. Experience in Carbon based composite


3. Good knowledge in Electro-Chemistry



Age                              Maximum of 28 years on last date of receipt of application

                                     relaxation by 5 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC candidates

Monthly                        Rs.31000/- plus HRA admissible as per prevailing rules.


Tenure                          Initially for a period of one year (extendable as per

                                      project rules)

  • Application in the prescribed proforma (Annexure I) along with scanned copies of all required certificates and degrees should be sent by candidates by E-mail.
  • Short-listed candidates will be called for online/offline interview as per schedule intimated via E-mail /SMS
  • Candidates working in Govt. /Public Sector undertaking/Autonomous Bodies should have NOC at the time of interview.
  • The selection through interview will be purely provisional and subject to verification of documents and original certificates. The candidature will be rejected if any mismatch/canvassing is noticed at any stage regarding qualification, or non-fulfilment of any specified criteria at the time of joining.
  • The positions are purely on temporary basis. The offer of fellowship will not confer any right for regular appointment/absorption in DRDO/Chitkara University. The period of fellowship will not count for the purpose of seniority or other Govt. benefit in DRDO in case of appointment at a later date.
  • The fellowship may be terminated at any time during the tenure with a prior notice of one month.


  1. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview/joining.
  1. No. Govt. accommodation/ Chitkara University accommodation will be provided to the candidates.