Dated: 03-08-2022

Applications are invited from highly motivated and dynamic eligible candidates for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) position/Project Fellow (purely temporary) in the following Inter-University Accelerator Centre (IUAC) funded sponsored research project.

Title: Photocurrent performance of ion implanted Iron Pyrite (FeS2) thin film as hole transport layer for the CZTS based solar cell.

No. of post available: One (01)

Duration of the project:  3 Years

Eligibility Criteria:

1. The candidate must have Master's Degree (M.Sc) in Physics/Applied Physics/Materials Science with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks (or equivalent grade) in Master's Degree.

2. The applicants must have studied physics and mathematics in their Bachelor's degree

3. The applicants with GATE/CSIR-UGC NET-JRF in Physical Sciences within last three year will be given more preference.


Desirable Experience: Working experience with DFT calculation and ion beam studies will be given more preference.

Age limit:  Must not be over 28 years as on August 21st, 2022.

Consolidated monthly fellowship:  Rs. 25,000 per month [GATE/CSIR-UGC NET-JRF]/ Rs. 14,000 per month [non-GATE/non-CSIR-UGC NET-JRF]. No other allowance will be paid.

Selection Procedure: Shortlisted candidates will be called for personal interview. Date and time will be communicated to shortlisted candidates.

Important Instructions:

1.Relaxation on qualification and age is as per Govt of India Rules.

2.Interested candidate should apply in the attached format along with scan copies of the educational certificates (Application form, 10th, 12th, BSc and MSc certificates & mark sheets) in a single pdf to e-mail: Subject of the email should be “JRF-IUAC project”.

3.The position is purely temporary and renewable each year subject to satisfactory performance for a maximum of three (03) years. Candidate selected for this position will be converted to regular Ph.D. in NIT Meghalaya as per the Ph.D. regulations.

4.Last date for application submission is 21.08.2022.

5.Shortlisted candidate must bring all the original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark-sheets at the time of interview.

6.The short-listed candidates for interview will be intimated only through emails. No TA/DA shall be paid to candidates for appearing the interview and/or joining the position.

Application Form


Dr. K. Senthilkumar,
HoD & Assistant Professor,
Department of Physics,
National Institute of Technology Meghalaya, 793003