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Department of Biotechnology & Chemical Engineering

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


Applications are invited from the Indian Nationals for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a university funded project with the following details:


Title of the Project Biomass to Hydrogen

Project position

Research Fellow (01)

Eligibility Master’s degree in Chemical / Environment Engineering and other relevant field / M.Sc. in Chemistry (with first division as defined by the awarding Institute/ University) from recognized Universities/Institutes. Candidate should have qualified GATE, or any other national level examination as stated in OM no. SB/S9/Z-06/2019 dated April 23, 2019 issued from Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi


The post is purely temporary on contract basis with an initial appointment for a period of 1 year, which may be extended up to the duration of project (another 2 years) solely based on the performance.


As per DST norms

How to apply Interested candidates with the above-mentioned qualifications may send their applications giving bio-data, detailed information about the educational qualifications, research experience and published research papers, if any, to the Principal Investigator via email: Dr. Abhishek Sharma Professor, Department of Biotechnology & Chemical Engineering Manipal University Jaipur
Last date for receipt of application: February 18, 2024


Candidates may note:

  • 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 online /offline 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 any other information/clarifications, the applicants may contact the principal investigator of the project directly by email/phone.


Dr. Abhishek Sharma (Principal Investigator)


Department of Biotechnology & Chemical Engineering

Manipal University Jaipur

Off Jaipur-Ajmer Expressway

Post: Dehmi Kalan, Jaipur-303007, Rajasthan, India

Tel: +91-141- 3999100, Ext: 357