SRF Position in IIT BHU, Varanasi, UP, India

Regular Faculty position in IIT BHU (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi, UP, India

Research Positions in IIT BHU, Varanasi, UP, India

Designation/Position- Research Positions in IIT BHU

IIT BHU, Varanasi, UP, India, invites applications for SRF Position in IIT BHU from eligible and interested candidates

About- Applications are invited for the following posts in the Centre of Excellence of Machine Tools Design at IIT(BHU) Varanasi for developing the project Ram Type Design for Heavy Duty CNC Horizontal Boring & Milling Machine (Floor Type) under MHI scheme for Enhancement of Competitiveness in Indian Capital Goods Sector Phase II with HMT Machine Tools Limited as an industrial partner.

Location- IIT BHU, Varanasi, UP, India

Research Area: Metallurgical Engineering/ Materials Science and Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering


Age limit: The upper age limit is 35 Years. Age relaxation for reserved category candidates as per GOI rules is applicable. Also, in the case of exceptional candidates with research experience found suitable for the project requirements, the age criterion may be relaxed.

Essential qualifications

M. Tech/M.E. in Metallurgical Engineering/ Materials Science and Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering with Gate qualification and two years of research experience, 


Ph.D. in Metallurgical Engineering /Materials Science and Engineering. 

Desirable qualifications: Candidates having research experience with electron microscopy and mechanical properties will be preferred.

Job Description:

SRF position in SERB-CRG sponsored project.

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Research Fellow at a fixed consolidated amount of Rs. 35,000 p.m. in a SERB-CRG sponsored project entitled “Design, development, and microstructural engineering of ultra-strong maraging medium entropy alloys” sanctioned up to February 2026 (three years). The post is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project. 

Duration: Initial appointment will be for one year, which will be extended up to the duration of the project based on the performance.

How to Apply:

Application in the prescribed format as attached, along with self-attested copies of all mark sheets & certificates and details of any research or other experience, etc., should reach by September 26, 2023, to Dr. Praveen Sathiyamoorthi, Department of Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi – 221 005 via email: along with the subject line ‘SRF position for SERB-CRG project’.

Date of interview: The date of the interview will be communicated via email.


The application and other necessary self-attested documents should be merged and sent as a single PDF file.

The PI has the discretion to restrict the number of candidates to be called for an interview to a reasonable limit based on qualifications and experience higher than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. PI reserves the right to only fill the position if a suitable candidate is found.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview. The date of the interview will be communicated via email. No TA/DA will be paid if called for an interview. 
  • The candidate is expected to join immediately if selected.

Last Date to Apply: 26 September 2023

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