Advertisement for the Post of Research Associate/Technical Assistant at VNIT


Post Date: 06/01/2018

Institution Name: Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology

Institute Profile: Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur is one of the thirty National Institutes of Technology in the country. The Govt. of India conferred on the Institute, the Deemed to be University status (under University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956)) with effect from 26th June 2002. Subsequently, the Central Govt. by Act of Parliament (National Institutes of Technology Act, 2007 (29 of 2007)) declared VNIT Nagpur as an Institute of National Importance along with all other NITs. The Act was brought into force from 15th August 2007.

Name of post: Research Associate/Technical Assistant

Title of the project: Generation of Haigh Diagram for Alloy 617M for the Indian Advanced Ultra Supercritical Power Plant.

Funding Agency: AUSC

Department: Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Tenure of the Project: The Position is Purely temporary, initally the appointment will be for one year and renewable each year subject to satisfatory performance for a maximum of 2 Years or till the completion of Project.

No. of post: Each 01

Essential Qualifications: 
Research Associate:
  • Qualifications: PhD in Metallurgy/Materials Engineering/Mechanical Engineering
  • Desirable: Relevant experience in Mechanical Metallurgy, Fatigue/Physical metallurgy and various characterization techniques are preferred.
Technical Assistant:
  • Qualifications:B.Tech/B.e Degree in Metallurgy/Materials/Mechanical/Production or M.Sc Degree in Physics/Chemistry.
  • Desirable: Candidates with relevant experience in Industrial Metallurgy/Physical Metallurgy/Mechanical Metallurgy are preferred.
  • Research Associate:Rs.40320/-p.m(Consolidated) as sanctioned by AUSC and As per DST rules.
  • Technical Assistant:Rs.14400/-p.m(Consolidated) as sanctioned by AUSC and As per DST rules.
Apply Mode: Email/Postal

Last Date:18/01/2018

How to Apply: Interested Candidates may send their detailed CV and relevant certificates/evidences should reach to the Principal Investigator by post or e-mail  on or before 18/01/2018.

Email Address:,

Dr.M.M Thawre (Principal Investigator)
Assistant Professor,
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering,
VNIT Nagpur,
South Ambazari Road,

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