Junior Research Fellow, DST Indo-Russian Joint Funded Project, SELECT

Tamil Nadu, India
Monday, 10 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the DST Indo-Russian joint Funded Project in School of Electrical Engineering (SELECT), (INT/RUS/RFBR/382), Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT).

Title of the Project

“Emotion Classification in Children’s Speech by Human and Machines: A Cross Cultural Study”.

Number of positions

One [01]


M.E./M.Tech or equivalent in Electrical /Electronics/ Biomedical/ Computer Science/ IT/ Applied Electronics/ Control Engineering/ Medical Electronics with GATE / NET qualification (OR) B.Tech / B.E (Electronics Communication Engineering (ECE) / Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE)/Electronics and Instrumentation with GATE / NET qualification (OR) Post Graduate in Basic Science (Physics/Applied Physics).

(*Candidates NOT qualified in GATE/NET, having the desirable skills mentioned below may also apply and stipend will be according to Institute policies).

Desirable (if any)

Candidates having Experience with Data Collection, Field study, knowledge in Machine Learning and Deep Net algorithms, Speech signal Processing and experience in technical writing will be preferred

Fellowship: Rs. 31,000/- per month + 8 % HRA

Sponsoring Agency: DST- International Bilateral Cooperation Division, Government of India

Duration: 2 years

Principal Investigator

Dr. N. RUBAN, Associate Professor, School of Electrical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore - 632 014, Tamil Nadu

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, scientific accomplishments, experience (if any) and latest passport size photo etc. on or before (12/08/2020) through online

  • Interview will be conducted in online mode.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview in a week time, which will be intimated by mail
  • The selected candidate will be expected to join at the earliest.

Salary: INR 3,50,000 - 3,75,000 PA.
Industry: Education / Teaching / Training
Functional Area:Teaching, Education, Training, Counselling
Role: Trainee


Professor Activities
Electronics Engineering
Communication Engineering
Data Collection
Control Engineering
Signal Processing
Electrical Engineering

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Electrical, Electronics/Telecommunication, Biomedical, Computers
PG: M.Tech - Computers, Electrical, Electronics/Telecommunication, Biomedical
Doctorate: Ph.D - Physics

Company Profile Vellore Institute of Technology

VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memoranda of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.