Assistant Professor on Contract Positions at NIFFT, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

Designation/Position- Assistant Professor on Contract

NIFFT, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India invites application for Assistant Professor on Contract from eligible and interested candidates

About- It was founded in 1966 by the UNDP as the National Institute of Foundry and Forge Technology. It provides skilled workers for the primary metal manufacturing industries. The institute has developed a four-tiered academic structure that balances training, education, and research. NIFFT has been upgraded to a Centre of Excellence by incorporating the important attributes of autonomy into the Foundry and Forge technology. With the advent of computer-aided modeling, simulation, and design (CAMD), both industries are rapidly expanding their workforce.

Research/Job Area- Various

Location- NIFFT, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India


DepartmentsPreferred Area of Ph.D. SpecializationPostsMinimum Qualification
Applied  Science and HumanitiesApplied Mathematics Number Theory Mathematical Modeling Statistics Operation Research02M. Sc. OR Integrated M. Sc. (Mathematics) with 60% or 6.75 CGPA  and  Ph. D in preferred area of specialization
Foundry TechnologyCasting Design Methoding of Castings Modelling and Simulation in casting Near net shape casting Foundry tools and die manufacturing (Latest application of CAD, CAM software) Heat          treatment        of metals and alloys03B.E./B.Tech./B.S. and M.E./M.Tech/M.S   Both degrees in Metallurgy/ Metallurgical and Materials Engineering / Materials Science and Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Production Engineering / Production and Industrial Engineering / Manufacturing Engineering / Industrial Engineering / Foundry and Forge Technology with 60% or 6.75 CGPA   Ph.D. in preferred area of specialization is desirable
DepartmentsPreferable Area of Ph.D. SpecializationPostsMinimum Qualification
  Materials and Metallurgical EngineeringProcess metallurgy, Extractive metallurgy, Iron, and Steel making, Non-ferrous extraction.Mechanical Metallurgy, Fracture mechanics and Failure analysis.03B.E./B.Tech./B.S. and M.E./M.Tech/M.S   Both degrees in Metallurgical Engineering / Materials and Metallurgical Engineering with 60% or 6.75 CGPA   Ph.D. in preferred area of specialization is desirable
 Electronics & Computer EngineeringDiscrete Mathematics Linear Algebra Number theory Graph theory 01M.Sc. in Mathematics/ Statistics OR M. Stat.  with 60% or 6.75 CGPA  and  Ph. D in preferred area of specialization along with formal course work in Statistics and Probability
Electronics & Computer EngineeringCompiler Design Computer Architecture Computer graphics Data structures and algorithms  Internet of things Operating systems Data analytics03B.E./B.Tech./B.S. and M.E./M.Tech/M.S   Both degrees in Computer Science and Engineering / Electronics and Communications Engineering / Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering with 60% or 6.75 CGPA   Ph.D. in preferred area of specialization is desirable

* Reservation – 1 post for EWS, 3 posts for OBC (NCL) and 1 post for SC. 1 post for PwBD 

Job/Position Description- 

 –1st Year2nd Year3rd Year
Consolidated salary for candidates without PhD577005940061200
Consolidated salary for candidates with PhD649006680068800
  • Appointment will be given initially for 01Year which may be extended for 2nd and / or 3rd year (s) subject to requirement of position and satisfactory performance of the incumbent.
  • This recruitment is a stop gap arrangement purely on temporary basis and Contractual Faculty so appointed shall have no claim for regular appointment. 
  • The List of eligible candidates and date of Interview will be uploaded on the Institute website tentatively on 31/01/2022.

How to Apply- 

  • Candidates can download the Application Form from the Institute website or may write to to get the same by email.
    • Fill-in the application form and sign all pages and at appropriate places marked for same.
    • Scan the filled and signed application as a PDF file and attach the scanned copy of all the required supporting documents regarding educational qualifications, experience, date of birth, etc. and Aadhar Card (for identity) as a single PDF.
    • Send the PDF file by email to
    • Applications in any other mode (hand/post/courier) will not be received.

Last Date for Apply– 20 January 2022

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