Research Fellow Jobs at Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana

Research Faculty Recruitment 2020 notification announced by Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, Punjab – Research Fellow Jobs. Eligible candidates may apply within 8th July 2020.

Date Posted: 1st July 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. Modeled on the pattern of land grant colleges in the 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, it was adjudged as Best Agricultural University in India.

Job Title: Research Fellow

Title of the project: Centre of excellence for utilization of brackish water for fruit and vegetable production in South-Western Punjab NHM-08 (PC-4277)

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Sponsored by: Department Of Soil Science


  • B.Sc. (Agriculture)/B.Sc. with minimum OCPA 6.00/10.00 basis or 60% marks.
  • M.Sc. in Fruit Science/Plant Breeding/Vegetable Science or M.Tech. in Soil & Water Engineering with minimum OCPA 6.50/10.00 basis or 65% marks.
  • Note: The candidate who does not possess a Master’s degree in the relevant subject but possesses a Ph.D. Degree in the discipline required at the Master’s level, shall be eligible for the post.

Job Location: Ludhiana, Punjab

Consolidated Pay: Rs.23000/- plus HRA per month fixed for M.Sc. on contractual basis

Period of Engagement: a period of six months

Desirable: M.Sc. in Fruit Science

Last Date: 8th July 2020

Apply Mode: Post

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How to Apply: The last date for the receipt of applications in the office duly completed in all respect is 8-7-2020. The incomplete applications or unsupported by requisite documents will not be entertained. The candidates should appear for an interview on 10-7-2020 at 11.30 A.M. in the office room of Head of the Department. No separate information for the interview will be sent. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Note: The application form for the above-said post may be obtained from the office of the Head, Department of Soil Science by submitting a bank draft for Rs.200/- issued in favor of Comptroller, PAU, and Ludhiana.

Postal Address:
Punjab Agricultural University
Punjab, INDIA
Mobile: 91-161- 2401960-79

More Details: Official Notification