IISER Tirupati Junior Research Fellowship
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research

Agricultural Science,Biochemistry,Biotechnology,Botany/Plant Biology,Msc Plant Genetics,Physical And Life Sciences
M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Tirupati invites applications for IISER Tirupati Junior Research Fellowship 2020 from postgraduate degree holders. The fellowship is a temporary post for project titled, “Improved root nodule formation in groundnut by overexpressing genes linked with receptor-mediated signalling". The selected fellows will receive a consolidated fellowship of INR 31,000 per month plus 8% HRA.


The selected fellows will receive a consolidated fellowship of INR 31,000 per month plus 8% HRA.


  • CV

Selection Criteria

  • The applicants will be shortlisted based on their quality of research work and proposal.
  • The final selection will be made based on the specific area of research and performance in the interview.

Terms and Conditions

  • No TA/DA will be admissible for appearing for the interview.
  • Selected candidates will have to join duty immediately on receipt of the offer.
  • The qualification prescribed should have been obtained from recognized Universities/Institutions.
  • No interim enquiries/correspondence/communication of any sort will be entertained on the matter


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by April, 2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Not be more than 28 years of age as on closing date of application
  • Hold an MSc degree in Botany/Life sciences/Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Agricultural sciences/Plant sciences/Genomics or equivalent degree with CSIR /UGC NET-JRF/GATE/CSIR-LS qualification

How To Apply

Follow the below steps to apply: 

Step 1: Access the official notification of the fellowship and read all details carefully.
Step 2: Click Apply Now to download the application.
Step 3: Fill in all required details send the completed application along with CV by email to srchoudhury@labs.iisertirupati.ac.in.