IITM Recruitment 2020 for Research Associates/Research Fellows | 66 Posts | Last Date: 30 April 2020

IITM Recruitment 2020 – Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology invites online application form from the eligible candidates for the post of Research Associates, Research Fellows – 30 vacancies and Research Fellowship under MRFP Research Fellow Program at MoES Organization – 36 vacancies. Candidates with the qualification of PhD/ M.Tech/ M.Sc/ PG Degree are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the written examination and interview. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for this post online at (www.tropmet.res.in) website on or before 30 April 2020. The Interested Candidate can apply for this job by the following instructions.

IITM Recruitment

IITM – Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune is the place study about the department of sciences and technology of the ministry if science and technology. In this institute, the students need to study the fundamental atmospheric problems and understand the mechanism of monsoon, weather systems and climate-related processes in the tropical region, particularly over the monsoon region.

Eligible candidates can also apply for:

IITM Recruitment 2020 Details:

List of current openings:

Job Role Vacancies Last Date
Research Associates/ Research Fellows 30 30 April 2020
Research Fellowship 36 30 April 2020

IITM Recruitment 2020 for Research Associates/ Research Fellows:

Job Role Research Associates/ Research Fellows
Qualification PhD/M.Tech/PG Degree
Stipend Rs.31,000-47,000/-month
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 30
Job Location Pune
Last Date 30 April 2020

Detailed Eligibility:



Educational Qualification:

Research Associates:

  • Doctorate degree from a recognized University in Meteorology/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Oceanography/ Physics/ Applied Physics/ Geophysics with Meteorology as main subject/ Mathematics/Applied Mathematics/ Statistics/ or equivalent subjects. Well acquainted in computer programming, Linux etc. and having publications in peer reviewed journals related to atmospheric/oceanic/climate sciences.
  • Candidate should have minimum 60% aggregate mark in the Master’s degree.

Tenure: 01 year (Extendable by another 02 years depending on performance)

Research Fellows:

  • Post Graduate degree with minimum 60% Marks in (Physical Sciences [includes Physics/Applied Physics/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Meteorology/ Oceanography/ Climate Science/Geophysics with Meteorology as one of the subject/Environmental Sciences/ Electronics / or equivalent subjects] / Chemical Sciences [includes Chemistry/ Physical Chemistry/ Inorganic Chemistry/ Organic Chemistry/ or equivalent subjects]/ Mathematical Sciences [includes Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/statistics/ or equivalent subjects] with CSIR-UGC NET (including Lectureship) /GATE. OR
  • M.Tech. with minimum 60% Marks in (Atmospheric/Oceanic Sciences or equivalent subject) with CSIR-UGC NET (including Lectureship)/GATE/qualified OR
  • Master degree with minimum 60% marks from any branch of Engineering along with CSIR-UGC NET (including Lectureship)/GATE/ qualified.

Tenure: 04 years. The candidate should register for Ph.D. within first two years

Age Limit(as on 30.04.2020):

  • Research Associates: 35 years
  • Research Fellows: 28 years

Upper age limit is relaxed by:

  • For SC/ST candidates: 5 Years
  • For OBC candidates:3 Years
  • For Physically handicapped candidates: 10 Years

Post & Category Wise Vacancies:

  • Research Associates: 10 Posts (Reservation SC- 1, ST – 1, OBC-4, EWS –2, UR -2)
  • Research Fellows: 20 Posts (Reservation SC-2, ST-4, OBC-4, EWS-5, UR – 5)

Stipend:

  • Research Associates: Rs. 47,000/-p.m. plus admissible HRA
  • Research Fellows: Rs.31,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA;
IITM Recruitment Selection Process for Research Associates/ Research Fellows:

For Research Associates: Selection will be based on the interview, it will be held in May-June 2020.

For Research Fellows: Selection will be based on the written examination and interview, it will be held in May-June 2020.

How to apply IITM Recruitment 2020 for Research Associates/ Research Fellows?

All interested and eligible candidate may submit their applications along with their CV through online at IITM Careers page (www.tropmet.res.in) website on or before 30 April 2020.

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IITM Recruitment 2020 for Research Fellowships:

Job Role Research Fellowships
Qualification M.Sc/M.Tech/PG Degree
Stipend Rs.31,000/-month
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 36
Job Location Pune
Last Date 30 April 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Research Fellowships under MRFP Research Fellow Program at MoES Organizatio:



  • M.Sc. in Marine Biology
  • Master degree in Physics/Mathematics/ physical Oceanography/ Computer Science or Applications
  • M.Sc. in Physics/Mathematics/ Atmospheric Sciences/Meteorology/Marine sciences or M.Tech in Atmospheric Science/Marine sciences or equivalent
  • M.Sc. in Marine Biology/ Chemistry/ Microbiology
  • M.Sc. in Physics/ Geology/ Oceanography/ SocialScience/ equivalent OR M.Tech in Geoinformatics/ Remote sensing
  • M.Sc. in Physics/Mathematics/ Atmospheric Sciences/Meteorology/Geophysics (Meteorology) or M.Tech in Atmospheric Science/Meteorology
  • M.Sc. in Physical Oceanography/Ocean Sciences or M.Tech in Ocean Technology/Civil Engineering
  • M.Sc./M.Tech in Geology/ Applied Geology
  • M.Sc. in Marine Biology/MFSc/MSc Marine Biotechnology

Eligible criteria:

  • For General and OBC Category: Minimum 60% aggregate mark in the qualifying examination is essential.
  • For SC/ST/Physically Handicapped Category: A Minimum 55% aggregate mark in qualifying examination is essential.

Age Limit(as on 30.04.2020): 28 years

Upper age limit is relaxed by:

  • For SC/ST candidates: 5 Years
  • For OBC candidates:3 Years
  • For Physically handicapped candidates: 10 Years

Post & Category Wise Vacancies:

Research Fellowships:

  • UR-18
  • OBC-8
  • SC- 4
  • ST-3
  • EWS-3
IITM Recruitment Selection Process for Research Fellowships:
  • Selection will be based on the interview

How to apply IITM Recruitment 2020 for Research Fellowships?

All interested and eligible candidate can apply for this position through online at IITM Careers page (www.tropmet.res.in) website on or before 30 April 2020.

For More Details & Apply: Click here

IITM Recruitment 2020 FAQ’s:

Q1.What all are the vacancies available at IITM Recruitment?

Ans. At present IITM having vacancies for Research Associates, Research Fellows - 30 Posts and Research Fellowship under MRFP Research Fellow Program at MoES Organization - 36 Posts.

Q2.Who can apply for IITM Vacancies?

Ans.Candidates who completed PhD/ M.Tech/ M.Sc/ PG Degree are eligible to apply

Q3.How to apply for IITM Recruitment?

Ans. All eligible candidates can apply through online at (www.tropmet.res.in) website from 30 April 2020