IGCAR Recruitment 2020 for Pharmacist | Last Date: 14 September 2020

IGCAR Recruitment 2020 – Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) invites application form from the eligible candidates for the post of Pharmacist/B (Locum) – 01 post on a purely temporary basis. Candidates who have completed a Diploma in Pharmacy are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the interview. Interested and eligible candidates can send the application form through email [email protected] on or before 14 September 2020. The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.IGCAR Recruitment

IGCAR Recruitment 2020:

IGCAR Recruitment 2020 for Pharmacist: 

Job Role Pharmacist/B (Locum)
Qualification Diploma
Total Vacancies 01
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.36,270/-Month
Job Location DAE Hospital Kalpakkam/ Anupuram
Last Date 14 September 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Pharmacist:

  • HSC (10+2) +2 years Diploma in Pharmacy + 6 months Training in Pharmacy + Registration as a Pharmacist with Central or State Pharmacy Council

Age Limit (16.09.2020): Not more than 50 years

Salary Details:

  • For Pharmacist/B (Locum): Rs.36,270/- (Plus Rs.2,336/- as House Rent Allowance if applicable)
IGCAR Recruitment Selection Process for Pharmacist:
  • Selection will be based on an online interview
  • Interview for screened-in candidates will be held online through Skype on 16.09.2020.

How to Apply for IGCAR Recruitment 2020?

Interested and eligible candidates download the application form on the website and send the enclosed application form along with self-attested xerox copies of date of birth, educational qualification through email: [email protected] on or before 14 September 2020.

For More Details & Application form: Click here

IGCAR Recruitment 2020 for Junior Research Fellowship: (Expired)

Job Role Junior Research Fellowship
Job Category Govt Jobs
Qualification B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/B.Sc/M.Sc
Total Vacancies 30
Experience Freshers
Fellowship Rs.21,000- 40,000/-Month
Job Location Kalpakkam (Tamil Nadu)
Last Date 03 April 2020

Candidates can also check for ICMR JRF 150 Vacancies

Detailed Eligibility:

IGCAR JRF Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should complete B.E/ B.Tech/ M.E/ M.Tech/ B.Sc/ M.Sc in the areas of physical, chemical and engineering sciences from UGC/ AICTE recognized Universities
  • Candidates should have a consistently good academic record and should have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate at graduation and post-graduation levels from a recognized University.
  • Candidates who have completed or pursuing (in final year/semester) the qualifying degrees are eligible to apply
  • Candidates in the final year/semester should have scored marks 55% and above aggregate until the previous semester/year and a minimum aggregate of 55% in B.Sc./B.E./B.Tech. level [in the case of M.Sc./M.Tech. candidates].

Category – A:

Masters in Science/ Integrated M. Sc. is the eligible qualification for the following subjects

  • Physics (General, Applied, Condensed matter, Nuclear, Theoretical)
  • Materials Science/ Materials Science and Engineering
  • Chemistry (General, Applied, Organic, Inorganic, Physical, Analytical)
  • Radiation Physics
  • Atmospheric Science/Meteorology

Category – B:

  • M.Tech/M.E in Nuclear Engineering /Nuclear Science & Technology
  • M.Tech in Atmospheric Science

Category – C:

B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.)/B.Sc (Tech). in any one of the following disciplines with a valid GATE score and cut-off (400 to 599 eligible for the written test) (600 and above eligible for interview)

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials Science & Engineering
  • Materials Technology
  • Engineering Physics

Maximum Age Limit (as on 03.04.2020): 28 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by:

  • For OBC – 3 years
  • For SC/ST – 5 years
  • For PwD – 10 years

Fellowship and Tenure:

  • Direct Ph.D – 1st & 2nd yrs: Rs.31,000/-pm, 3rd yr: Rs.35,000/-pm, Book allowance Rs.40,000/- per year.
  • Integrated Ph.D. (single degree) – 1st yr Rs.21,000/-pm + Book allowance Rs.25,000/-, 2nd& 3rd yr Rs.31,000/-pm, 4,5,6th yr Rs.35,000/-pm, Book allowance for 2nd yr onwards Rs.40,000/- per year.
  • Integrated Ph.D. (double degree) – 1st yr Rs.21,000/-pm + Book allowance Rs.25,000/-, 2nd& 3rd yr Rs.31,000/-pm, 4,5,6,7th yr Rs.35,000/-pm, Book allowance for 2nd yr onwards Rs.40,000/- per year.
IGCAR Recruitment Selection Process for JRF:
  • Selection will be done on the basis of their degree and academic record.
  • Shortlisted candidates under different categories will be further selected based on written test and interview or direct interview

IGCAR JRF Vacancy-Written Test:

Candidates with prescribed marks in the qualifying examination and satisfying any of the following conditions are exempted from the written test:

  • With valid UGC-CSIR-NET Fellowship (SLET/Lecturership is not eligible)
  • With valid JEST score of 90 percentile and above
  • With valid INSPIRE-DST Fellowship
  • With a valid GATE score after Master’s degree above the cut off as given below:
Discipline GATE cutoff – To appear directly for Interview
Physics 600 and above
Chemistry 600 and above
  • Candidates who have joined M.E./M.Tech. via GATE (eligible GATE papers listed in the online application) with a cut-off score of 600 or above are exempted from written test.
  • Other candidates will have to appear for the written test. Candidates shortlisted based on the above criteria or written test will be called for interview.

Written Test Location for IGCAR JRF: Written test will be held on 03/05/2020 (Sunday) at Chennai.

Interview: The Selection Interview for all shortlisted candidates will be conducted at Kalpakkam.


  • Selected candidates shall register for PhD under HBNI.
  • Those who join with M.Sc./M.Tech. will be eligible to register for direct PhD.
  • Those who join with B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. Engg./B.Sc. [Tech.] will be considered for integrated PhD with an option to have single degree (Integrated PhD only) or a dual degree (M.Sc.(Engg.)+ PhD).

How to Apply IGCAR Recruitment 2020 for JRF?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this post online at IGCAR website (www.igcar.gov.in) on or before 03 April 2020.

For More Details & Apply: Click here

Important Dates:

  • Receipt of applications: 16/03/2020 from 1000 hours onwards
  • Last date for receipt of applications: 03/04/2020 upto 1700 hours
  • Publication of scrutinized list for written test in website: 17/04/2020
  • Written Test (tentative date): 03/05/2020
  • Publication of list of candidates called for interview in Website: 18/05/2020
  • Interview (tentative dates): 03/06/2020 to 12/06/2020
  • Publication of final list of selected candidates in website: 03/07/2020
  • Medical Examination Third week of July 2020
  • Commencement of the course First week of August 2020