Project Fellow (Chemistry) Under DST Funded Project at BHU, Varanasi

Applications are invited for Project Fellow (Chemistry) Under DST Funded Project at BHU, Varanasi. The last date of application is 7 June 2022.

Position Detail’s

Applications are invited for the post of Project Fellow in a Department of Science and Technology (DST) sponsored project (Project Code P-07/1250) entitled “Boosting the H2Economy by Encapsulation Chemistry: Augmented Kinetics for Water Splitting” under the supervision of Dr. Somenath Garai, Department of Chemistry, Institute of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-221005, Uttar Pradesh, India.

The position is sanctioned up to Two years (from June 2022 to June 2024), but may be extended based on performance. The post is temporary and co-terminus with the project.


  • Essential Qualifications
    • M. Sc. in Chemistry with at least 55% aggregate marks.
  • Desirable Qualifications
    • Candidates with strong interest and having pre-experience in the field of Catalysis, Electrochemistry, Synthetic and Photo-chemistry are encouraged to apply and will thereby be preferred. Preference will be given to those with some pre-experience.
  • Age Limit
    • The upper age limit and other selection criteria for this fellowship are as per rule of DST and
      government of India.


INR 31,000/- p.m. + HRA as per the University norms.


Interested and eligible candidates having strong motivation for research may send a complete biodata, photocopies of self-attested certificates as single PDF (starting from High School or equivalent to M.Sc. level), One page SOP and their Master’s thesis as separate PDF through e-mail at sgarai[at] within 21 days of the advertisement i.e., up to June 07, 2022.

Notification of Project Fellow (Chemistry) Under DST Funded Project at BHU