Research Associate Jobs at Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur

Research Faculty Recruitment 2020 notification announced by Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur – Research Associate Jobs. Eligible candidates may apply before 17th August 2020.

Date Posted: 16th August 2020

Hiring Organization: Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur

Organization Profile: The history of agricultural education in Kerala can be traced back to the year 1896 when a scheme was evolved in the erstwhile Travancore State to train a few young men in scientific agriculture at the Demonstration Farm, Karamana, Thiruvananthapuram, presently, the Cropping Systems Research Centre under Kerala Agricultural University. Agriculture was introduced as an optional subject in the middle school classes in the State in 1922 when an Agricultural Middle School was started at Aluva, Ernakulam District. The popularity and usefulness of this school led to the starting of similar institutions at Kottarakkara and Konni in 1928 and 1931 respectively.

Job Title: Research Associate

Title of the project: Knowledge and skill development on coconut-based secondary agriculture

Sponsoring Agency: Centre of Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology (CAAST)

Qualifications: PhD (Food Engg/Agri Process Engg / Post harvest Engg)

Job Location: Thrissur, Kerala

Consolidated Pay:Rs.54000/- + HRA Rs.1750/-

Duration: Up to March 2022

Last Date: 17th August 2020

Apply Mode: Email

Official Website:

How to Apply: Download the application form in ‘Microsoft Excel’ format and the personal biodata in word format from the website Fill all the cells and send the same as email attachment to the mentioned E-mail before 5:00 pm, 17.08.2020.

  • There is no need to send the hard copy of the application or any other document. Interested candidates who applied on-line are requested to appear for a walk-in-interview as per the above schedule with filled-in application (in attached word format), affixing passport size photo and duly signed.
  • The original documents in support of the qualifications, age, caste and experience, no objection certificate from employer in case of employed elsewhere etc. should be produced for verification, along with a set of self-attested photocopies of all the documents at the time of interview. No separate call letter will be sent to the applicants. If there are more number of applicants a written test will be conducted and candidates shortlisted.

Email: [email protected] 

Venue of Interview: Agri-Business Incubator, Main Campus

Kerala Agricultural University,
KAU (P.O.), Vellanikkara,
Thrissur -680654,

More Details: Official Notification