Junior Research Fellow

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Applications are invited from highly motivated and eligible Indian candidates for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) – One Post (01) under the Core Research Grant, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India sponsored purely time bound research project (EEQ/2021/000665 dated 04 Feb, 2022) entitled “Investigation of the forming behaviour of high strength thermal resistant (HSTR) Metals/alloys through incremental sheet metal formingundertaken in the Department of Production Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, off Campus-Patna, India.


Project Description: The project involves the optimized forming condition for ISMF of high strength thermal resistant (HSTR) such as Iron and its alloys, nickel and cobalt material as these are used in various application but in various sectors. Presently, customized parts of (sheet metals) are highly in demand that has to form with sudden change is design can meet with ISMF.


Name of the post: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


No. of position: 01 (one)


Nature and Duration: The   post is purely temporary in nature for 03 years or till the duration of project.


Minimum qualifications: Post-graduate degree (M.E. or M.Tech.) in Mechanical /Production/Manufacturing/Production & Industrial Engineering/ Metallurgy, OR related disciplines from a recognized University/Institute in India.


Consolidated Salary: Rs. 31,000 /- per month (+HRA) for first two years and Rs. 35,000 /- per month (+HRA)   for the third year as per SERB norms. The post is purely temporary and terminated with the completion of the project.


Date of the Interview: 23/05/2022 (Offline/ online mode) (Tentative Date)


How to Apply: Interested candidates are requested to submit a detailed CV and recent passport size photograph to The Director, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Off Campus-Patna, Bihar, via e-mail: bitpatna@bitmesra.ac.in and moraon@bitmesra.ac.in with the subject line “Application for the post of JRF” latest by 15.05.2022. Candidates are also advised to send the scan copy of certificates, grade card/mark sheets, publications (if any), photo- identity proof etc. as a single pdf file with the application. The interview will be held through Hybrid (Offline/ online mode). Complete details of NET/GATE such as year of passing/validity, discipline, marks, All India Rank, and others appeared should also be mentioned in the CV. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview (via online/offline mode). Shortlisted candidates will be intimated over an e-mail about the interview. Link for the online interview will be provided to shortlisted candidates before the scheduled time through e-mail.


Terms and conditions:

  1. Candidates are required to bring original certificates, passport size photo, updated resume and self-attested copy of certificates at the time of joining for verification.
  2. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.
  3. The above position is purely contractual.
  4. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.
  5. Successful candidate may enroll for Ph.D. program of the institute after fulfilling the Institute admission criteria.
  6. Hostel facility may be provided to selected candidate subject to availability and as per institute rules.