Junior Research Fellow, ARMREB-DRDO Project, SMEC

Tamil Nadu, India
Wednesday, 16 September 2020
End of advertisement period
Monday, 5 October 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the Post of Junior Research Fellow for the (ARMREB-DRDO) Funded Project at School of Mechanical Engineering (SMEC) Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) – Vellore, Tamil Nadu

Title of the Project

“Development and Characterization of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Cermet Brake Pad (CBP) with nano Encapsulated Lubricant for Enhancing Better Tribological and Braking Performance ”

Number of positions

One [01]


M. Tech / M.E, B. Tech / B.E in Materials Engineering / Mechanical Engineering / Production Engineering / Manufacturing Engineering / or a related field with two years’ experience.


Rs. 31,000/- + HRA 8% for First Two years.

Rs. 35,000/- + HRA 8% for Third year. For candidate with NET/GATE. For candidate without NET/GATE, stipend will be fixed as per institute norms.

The candidate should be willing to register for Ph.D. at VIT

Sponsoring Agency

03 years

Principal Investigator

Dr. S. SENTHIL KUMARAN, Associate Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore – 632 014.

Co-Principal Investigator

Dr. S. RENOLD ELSEN, Associate Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore – 632 014.

Send your resume along with relevant documents pertaining to the details of qualifications, experience and latest passport size photo on or before (05/10/2020) through online

No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview at a later date which will be intimated by email.

Salary: INR 3,50,000 - 4,25,000 PA.
Industry: Education Teaching Training
Functional Area TeachingEducationTrainingCounselling
Role: Trainee

Key Skills

Professor Activities
Production Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering

Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


UG: B.Tech/B.E. - Production/Industrial, Mechanical, Metallurgy
PG: M.Tech - Production/Industrial, Mechanical, Metallurgy

Institution 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.