Junior Research Fellow

Application for the post of Junior Research Fellow

Applications are invited for the post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in SERB sponsored project entitled “Development of Basic Natural Language Processing Tools and Resources for Maithili" at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, BIT Mesra, Ranchi.


Number of Posts:   One.

Eligibility:      M.E. / M.Tech. in Computer Science and related disciplines OR B.E./B.Tech. in Computer Science or Information Technology with NET/GATE qualification.

Desirable:       (1) Knowledge on Maithili Language and Grammar is required. Candidates having mother-tongue as Maithili will get preference.

(2) Candidates with valid GATE score or NET qualification will get preference.

(3) Experience in Natural Language Processing & Machine Learning is desirable.

Fellowship/Month:  Rs 25,000 for first 2 years, then Rs 28,000 in third year.

Tenure:         Maximum 3 years (extendable annually till completion of the project, subjected to satisfactory performance).


Interested candidates may send their application along with recent Curriculum Vitae (the CV should contain: percentage marks & year of passing from matriculation onwards) to the PI of the project Dr. Sujan Kumar Saha through e-mail (sujan.kr.saha@gmail.com) latest by July 12, 2017.

  • Short listed candidates will be intimated through e-mail only. No separate interview call letter will be dispatched.
  • No TA/DA will be given for attending the interview.
  • The post is purely temporary in nature for three years subject to availability of the fund and co-terminus with the project.