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Applications are invited from the Indian Nationals for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in research project funded by the Ministry of Mines, New Delhi at Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ) with the following details: 


Title of the Project

Development of Ready-To-Use Assorted Sand for Construction Activities from Zinc Refining Wastes and Marble Powder (Phase -2)

Principal Investigator 

Dr. Bhavna Tripathi, Director School of Civil & Chemical Engineering, Manipal University Jaipur

Project position

JRF (01)



Essential qualification
  • B.E/B. Tech in Civil with M.E./M. Tech in Civil/Structural Engineering with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) in UG and PG.


  • GATE qualified.
  • Proficiency in English language.
  • Experience to work in the field of concrete technology and experimental techniques for testing durability of concrete.
  • Publications in standard refereed journals or conferences.
Duration The appointment will be purely temporary on contract basis with an initial appointment for a period of one year, which may be extended based on candidate's performance for another one year or project completion date, whichever is earlier. 
Fellowship JRF: Rs. 31,000/- per month, plus 16% HRA
How to apply Interested candidates with the above mentioned qualifications must apply via email or post giving bio-data, detailed information about the educational qualifications, proficiency in cement/concrete testing, research experience, published research papers (if any), and copy of degree/certificates by October 14, 2021, to the Principal Investigator, Prof. Bhavna Tripathi via email ( with the subject line marked as “Research Fellow Ministry of Mines 2021”. 


Candidates may note:


  • Selection committee of Manipal University Jaipur (MUJ) reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for shortlisting of eligible candidates.
  • Applications with incomplete details will not be shortlisted for interview.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for online 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. Bhavna Tripathi, Principal Investigator

Professor & Director, School of Civil & Chemical Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur

Dehmi Kalan| Jaipur-303007| Rajasthan| India

Email:, Mobile: 8003599916