NIF Recruitment 2023 for JRF/SRF/Manager | 30 Posts | Last Date: 22 May 2023

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NIF Recruitment 2023 notification announced for the posts of JRF/SRF/Manager/Others. There are 30 vacancies available for the posts. Candidates with the qualification of B.Sc/M.Sc/Ph.D./CA/ICWA/CFA/MBA/M.Com are eligible to apply for the job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply through e-mail. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.

NIF Recruitment 2019

NIF – National Innovation Foundation is an autonomous body of science and technology, Government of India, it was established in the year 2000 at Ahmedabad.NIF conducts a biennial national competition for grassroots green technologies developed by farmers, artisans, and others. It has transferred 109 technologies to different licensees.

NIF Recruitment 2023 for JRF/SRF/Manager/Others:

Job Role JRF/SRF/Manager/Others
Qualification B.Sc/M.Sc/Ph.D./CA/ICWA/CFA/MBA/M.Com
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Total Vacancies 30 Posts
Salary Rs 30,000 – 54,000/-
Job Location Across India
Last Date 22 May 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification: 

JRF: Post Graduate Degree in Basic Science or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course with NET/GATE.

SRF: The qualification is prescribed for JRF with two years of research experience.

Research Associate – I: Doctoral Degree in Science/ Agriculture or having 3 years of research and development experience after Master’s in Engineering / Technology / Veterinary/ Pharma / Ayurveda with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.

Research Associate – II: Doctoral Degree in Science/ Agriculture or having 3 years of research and development experience after a Master’s in Engineering / Technology / Veterinary/ Pharma / Ayurveda with at least one research paper in a Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.

Research Associate – III: Doctoral Degree in Science/ Agriculture or having 3 years of research and development experience after Master’s in Engineering / Technology / Veterinary/ Pharma / Ayurveda with at least one research paper in Science Citation Indexed (SCI) journal.

Project Associate -I: Masters’s Degree in Basic Science or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course from a recognized University or equivalent.

Project Associate -II: Masters’s Degree in Basic Science or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course from a recognized University or equivalent 2 years of experience in Research Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Science and Technology Organizations and Scientific Activities and Services.

Senior Project Associate:

  • Masters’s Degree in Basic Science or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course from a recognized University or equivalent Four Years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Sciences and Technology Organizations and Scientific Activities or Services. OR
  • Doctoral Degree in Science / Engineering / Technology / Veterinary/ Pharma / MD a recognized University or equivalent.

Principal Project Associate:



  • Master’s Degree in Basic Science or Graduate / Post Graduate Degree in Professional Course from a recognized University or equivalent. And
  • Eight Years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Sciences and Technology organizations and Scientific activities and services. OR
  • Doctoral Degree in Science / Engineering / Technology / Veterinary/ Pharma / MD a recognized University or equivalent And
  • Four Years’ experience in Research and Development in Industrial and Academic Institutions or Sciences and Technology organizations and Scientific activities and services.

Manager – Administration: Post Graduate in Commerce, Finance and Accounts, Human Resource Management, Public administration, and other related subjects with at least three years of experience in handling administration, finance, store, purchase, etc.

Manager – Finance: CA/ICWA/CFA/ Post Graduate in Commerce, Finance and Accounts Public administration and other related subjects with at least three years experience in handling the administration, finance, store, purchase, etc.

Admin Associate: Post Graduate in Human Resource Management / Commerce, Finance and accounts, Public administration, and other related subjects with one year of experience in reputed institutions/companies.

Finance Associate: Post Graduate in Commerce, Finance and Accounts, Human Resource Management, Public Administration, and other related subjects with one years’ experience in reputed institutions/companies.

Age Limit:

  • JRF: 31 years
  • SRF: 35 years
  • Research Associate – I: 40 years
  • Research Associate – II: 40 years
  • Research Associate – III: 40 years
  • Project Associate -I: 35 years
  • Project Associate -II: 35 years
  • Senior Project Associate: 40 years
  • Principal Project Associate: 40 years
  • Manager – Administration: 40 years
  • Manager – Finance: 40 years
  • Admin Associate: 35 years
  • Finance Associate: 35 years

Age Relaxation: The upper age is relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates as per Central Government norms.

Salary: 



  • JRF: Rs 31,000/-
  • SRF: Rs 35,000/-
  • Research Associate – I: Rs 47,000/-
  • Research Associate – II: Rs 49,000/-
  • Research Associate – III: Rs 54,000/-
  • Project Associate -I: Rs 25,000 – 31,000/-
  • Project Associate -II: Rs 28,000 – 35,000/-
  • Senior Project Associate: Rs 42,000/-
  • Principal Project Associate: Rs 49,000/-
  • Manager – Administration: Rs 50,000/-
  • Manager – Finance: Rs 50,000/-
  • Admin Associate: Rs 30,000/-
  • Finance Associate: Rs 30,000/-

No.of.Vacancies: 30 Posts

  • Technical Positions: 25 Posts
  • Finance and Administrative Positions: 05 Posts

Selection Process:

  • The selection process includes an Interview.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for appearing in an interview.

How to apply for NIF Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job by sending the prescribed application form to the mentioned mail id latest by 22 May 2023.

For more details & Application Form: Click here

Mail id: jobs@nifindia.org

Note:

  • The Institute may vary the number of candidates eventually recruited depending on the needs of the organization could be higher or lower than advertised.
  • The Institute may give relaxation in qualification, experience, and the upper age limit in the case of deserving candidates.
  • All the positions are contractual initially for two years which can be extended further up to five years subject to satisfactory performance.
  • The location of the activities/posting can be anywhere in India.
  • Leaves and other benefits can be as per institutional norms.

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