JRF Jobs at Punjab Agricultural University

Research Faculty Recruitment 2020 notification announced by Punjab Agricultural University   Junior Research Fellow Jobs. Eligible candidates may apply mail within 17th August 2020.

Date Posted:3rd August 2020.

Hiring Organization: Punjab Agricultural University

Organization Profile: Established in 1962 to serve the state of erstwhile Punjab. Inaugurated by Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, Prime Minister of India on July 8, 1963. In February 1970, Haryana Agricultural University carved out by an Act of Parliament. In July 1970, HP Krishi Vishvavidalya established at Palampur campus. In 2006, the College of Veterinary Sciences upgraded as Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Science University at Ludhiana. Modelled on the pattern of land grant colleges in US. Has played a key role in increasing food production in Punjab state and ushering in an era of Green Revolution in India. Has made notable contributions in increasing livestock and poultry production in the state. In 1995, was adjudged as Best Agricultural University in India.

Job Title: Junior Research Fellow

Title of the project: Engineering Intervention for mechanization of Mozzarella cheese manufacture at cottage scale

Sponsored by: DST-19

Job Location: Punjab

Consolidated Pay:  Rs. 31,000.00 + 16% HRA per month (for first 2 years) and Rs. 35,000.00 + 16% HRA per month (for third year).

Duration of Position: 6 Months


  1. B. Tech/B. Engineering degree in Dairy Technology/ Food Technology/ Food Science and Technology/ Agricultural Engineering with at least second division from a recognized university.
  2. M. Tech/M. Engineering degree in Dairy Engineering/ Food Engineering and Technology/ Processing and Food Engineering/ Food Engineering/ Food Process Engineering with minimum OCPA 6.5/10 or 65 percent marks in aggregate or equivalent.
  3. Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET), Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineers (GATE) and National level examination* conducted by any of central government departments and their agencies and institutions (DST, DBT, DAE, DOS, DRDO, MHRD, ICAR, ICMR, CSIRUGC, ICAR, ICMR, IIT, IISc, IISER, etc.

Desirable: Preference will be given to a candidate having working experience on related areas and candidate should have willing to go outside during fabrication and trials of the prototype.

Apply Mode:  Postal

Official Website: https://www.pau.edu/

How to Apply: The candidates are requested to submit/send their bio-data along with one set of photocopies of all related documents, mark sheets and publications with a recent passport size photograph on or before 17-08-2020.The date of interview will be intimated later on. No TA/DA is permissible for appearing for the interview.

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Postal Address:
Punjab Agricultural University

Punjab, INDIA

More Details: Official Notification