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Department of Mechatronics Engineering

Junior Research Fellow Position


Applications are invited from the Indian Nationals for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in SERB funded research project [File No. CRG/2022/002539] with the following details:

The position details are given below:


Title of the Project Computational Study of Nanoalloy Clusters for Potential Applications in Energy Sector

Principal Investigator

Dr. Prabhat Ranjan, Associate Professor, Department of Mechatronics Engineering, Manipal University Jaipur Email id:; Mobile No.: +91-9660001868

Project position

JRF (01)


M. Tech in Electrical & Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Instrumentation/ Materials Science / Mechanical/ Nano engineering or M. Sc in relevant discipline with qualified GATE /NET score


The project duration is of three years. However, the post is purely temporary on contract basis with an initial appointment for a period of one year, which may be extended up to 3 years / end of the project whichever is earlier, based on candidate’s performance and project completion date.

Fellowship Rs. 31,000/- p.m + admissible HRA for first two years and Rs. 35,000/- p.m. + admissible HRA for third year (After qualifying for the position of SRF)
How to apply Eligible and interested candidates with the above-mentioned qualifications can send their applications to the Principal Investigator, Dr. Prabhat Ranjan via e-mail ( by September 15, 2023, quoting position on the subject line (Junior Research Fellow: SERB 2023), with complete bio-data containing passport size photo, e-mail id and phone no., details of qualification, i.e., examination passed, year, division, percentage of marks from higher secondary onwards along with scanned copies of the qualifying degree certificate and mark sheets, Qualified GATE/ NET score card, research experience and published research articles, if any.


Candidates may please note the following:

  • Selection committee of Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ) reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for shortlisting of eligible candidates.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview.
  • The date and time of interview will be informed via email.
  • The above fellowship is purely temporary and will terminate automatically without any notice or compensation or termination of the research project. An undertaking to the effect must be given by the student at the time of joining, if selected.
  • The selected candidate may be assigned to perform any other duties time to time commensurate with his/her qualifications.
  • The selected candidate should opt for Ph.D. at MUJ (announced twice a year) as per provision in the above research area after fulfilling the required criteria for PhD admission.
  • No TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview or at the time of joining the post


For further queries, applicants may contact:

Dr. Prabhat Ranjan, Principal Investigator

Associate Professor

Department of Mechatronics Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur

Jaipur-Ajmer Express Highway, Dehmi Kalan,

Near GVK Toll Plaza, Jaipur, Rajasthan 303007 Email:, Mobile: +91-9660001868