IITM RA Recruitment 2024 Notification OUT: Apply Online for Project Scientist, Check Date, Eligibility

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) has announced the recruitment of various project posts on a short-term contract basis. Aspiring candidates can apply online at IITM Recruitment. This recruitment drive is an excellent opportunity for individuals passionate about atmospheric sciences and looking to work with a premier institute of national and international repute.

About IITM

The Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM) is an autonomous research organization fully funded by the Ministry of Earth Sciences, New Delhi. It focuses on research in atmospheric sciences, particularly on climate change and the Indian monsoon.

Available Positions

The details of the available positions are as follows:

Sr. NoName of PostPayNo of postsAge Limit (years)
1Project Scientist-III₹78,000/- + HRA0445
2Project Scientist-II₹67,000/- + HRA1140
3Project Scientist-I (SC-1 & ST-1)₹56,000/- + HRA0435
4Training Coordinator₹42,000/- + HRA0140
5Senior Project Associate₹42,000/- + HRA0240
6Project Associate-II (OBC-1)₹35,000/- + HRA0835
7Project Associate-I (SC-5, ST-2, OBC-6, EWS-4)₹31,000/- + HRA3335
8Research Associate (Deep Ocean Mission)₹58,000/- + HRA0235

Total Posts: 65

Emoluments for Candidates

Candidates having NET/CSIR-UGG/GATE or those who have passed national level examinations conducted by Central Govt. departments and their agencies and institutions may receive different emoluments.

Note: The number of vacancies mentioned may vary depending on the project requirements.

Contract Details

  • Nature of Appointment: Purely temporary and contractual basis.
  • Initial Tenure: One year, extendable based on project period and satisfactory performance.

Application Process

  • Application Mode: Online only.
  • Application Link: IITM Careers.
  • Commencement of Online Applications: 22nd May 2024, 1700 hrs.
  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 18th June 2024, 1700 hrs.

Note: Hard copy applications will not be accepted. The last date for application submission is the cutoff date for all purposes, including age, qualification, and experience.

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in one of the following disciplines with a minimum of 60% marks from a recognized university or equivalent:

  • Meteorology
  • Oceanography
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Earth Sciences
  • Climate Sciences
  • Physics
  • Geophysics (Meteorology)
  • Electronics
  • Mathematics

Important Links

This recruitment drive by IITM presents a significant opportunity for qualified individuals to contribute to impactful research in atmospheric sciences. If you meet the eligibility criteria, don’t miss out on this chance to advance your career by working on cutting-edge projects in a prestigious research environment. Apply online before the deadline to be a part of IITM’s dynamic team.