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Faculty of Engineering

School of Civil and Chemical Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering

Junior Research Fellow Position


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)


1. (i) B. Tech in Civil Engineering with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) in UG.


(ii) M. Tech in Structural Engineering with 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA (on a 10-point scale) in UG and PG.

2. Knowledge of concrete mix design procedure and related testing methods.

Age limit

Not more than 30 years

  • GATE qualified.
  • Proficiency in English language.
  • Experience in designing concrete mixes and testing durability of concrete.
  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals and 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 solely based on candidate's performance for another one year or project completion date, whichever is earlier.
  • Rs. 25,000/- per month, plus 16% HRA for qualifications as per Sl. No. 1 (i).
  • Rs. 31,000/- per month, plus 16% HRA for qualifications as per Sl. No. 1 (ii).
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 April 6, 2022, to the Principal Investigator, Prof. Bhavna Tripathi via email ( with the subject line marked as “Research Fellow Ministry of Mines”.


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 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