JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at NIT Jalandhar

Applications are invited for JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at NIT Jalandhar. The last date of application is 15 July 2022.

Position Details

Applications are invited from motivated and eligible candidates for one position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) in a research project entitled “Colloidal Quantum dots as Enhancers in Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation” sponsored by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Government of India.

Selected candidate will be involved in the experimental study of photo-electro-splitting of water with the primary objective of efficient generation of Green Hydrogen. The experimental study shall comprise the study of colloidal nanoparticles of different sizes and shapes along with other important parameters in the photo-electrochemical process.


  • Essential Qualification: First class M.E./M.Tech./M.Sc in Chemistry/ Electrochemistry/ Nanotechnology/ Chemical Engineering and Related Areas. The M.Sc. candidate should be qualified in GATE/UGC/CSIR-NET exam.
  • Desirable: Experimental experience related to Electro-chemistry/Nanotechnology and allied branches, is desirable. One quality research publication and good academic credentials are desirable.
  • Age: 28 years as on the date of selection, and relaxation as per DST-SERB and Government of India norms.


Initial appointment (ON PURELY TEMPORARY BASIS) is for two years, which is extendable by one more year.


(Rs. 31,000 + HRA) per month.


Candidates need to submit the hard copy of the application (attached herewith) along with all relevant supporting self-attested documents. The completed application must reach the following address by 15.07.2022 (5.00 PM):

Dr. Amit D. Saran (Principal Investigator)
Department of Chemical Engineering,
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology. Jalandhar-144011, Punjab.

Candidature will be considered only on receipt of hard copy of the application and supporting documents, by the due date/time, failing which it will be rejected. The envelope containing the application should be super-scribed as: “APPLICATION FOR THE POST of JRF under DST-SERB project, Department of Chemical Engineering”.

Notification of JRF (Chemistry) Under SERB Funded Project at NIT Jalandhar