Dated: 10-03-2022

Applications are invited from motivated and eligible candidates for the position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the project entitled “Design and Development of highly sensitive Non-Conventional Ring Channel Shaped MOSFET based current mirror integrated pressure sensors (DST/TDT/DDP-36/2021)” under Technology Development Transfer (TDT) Division and Device Development Programme (DDP) Scheme, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India in the Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Meghalaya. The JRF selected in this project will get a chance to fabricate the devices at Semiconductor Laboratory Chandigarh.

Principal investigator: Dr. PRADEEP KUMAR RATHORE (any queries should be communicated to

No. of position available: One (01)

Eligibility Qualifications:



Desirable qualifications

Junior Research Fellow (JRF)


(a) B.Tech./M.Tech. in Electronics Engineering with specialization in Electronics/VLSI/ MEMS and related areas, with a minimum of 60% marks. The candidates must have cleared GATE exam. 


Candidates with B.Tech. degree only must have a valid Gate Score.    


(b) Age limit: Must not be over 28 years on last date of submission of application form. Age relaxation will be given as per GOI norms.

Candidates having experience of working with MEMS / Semiconductor simulation softwares and their fabrication will be preferred.


Consolidated monthly compensation / Fellowship: Rs. 31,000.00 + HRA @ 8% per month. Note: HRA will be given only if accommodation in the Institute Hostel is not available.

Duration: Initial appointment is for one year, which is extendable up to the end of the project duration based on the performance of the candidate.


General terms and conditions:

  1. Please apply through the application form only.
  2. Append your self-attested scanned copies of the certificates, the application form and send to as a single PDF file on or before 30th March 2022. The applications received after the mentioned date will not be considered further.
  3. The subject of the email should be “Application for the post of JRF in DST Project (DST/TDT/DDP-36/2021)”.
  4. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.
  5. The shortlisted candidates will be informed through email for interview by 1 April 2022.
  6. Physical/Skype/Google Meet based Interview will be held tentatively on 3 April 2022 (tentatively). The exact time of interview will be informed through email.
  7. Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark-sheets and other testimonials must be presented at the time of interview.

Application Form