IIT Madras recruitment for professor and assistant professor vacancies


IIT Madras is hiring for professor and assistant professor job vacancies in Tamil Nadu. IIT Madras organization has opened some vacancies for professor postings. These job openings are only for Ph.D candidates. Interested and eligible candidates should apply online in IIT Madras website. The link for applying online and How to apply for IIT Madras assistant professor Job is given at the bottom of this article. Below we have given the highlighted details about the IIT Madras 2016-17 Job openings.


IIT Madras – 2016-17 Recruitment Details:

Org Name IIT Madras
Qualification Ph.D., with first class or equivalent course from recognized university or institute
Job Location Tamil Nadu
Number of Vacancies
Name of the Post professor and assistant professor posts
Salary ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: Pay Band 3 (Rs.15600-39100) ; PROFESSOR: Pay Band 4 (Rs.37400-67000)
Age Below 35 years of age.


About IIT Madras:

Indian Institute of Technology Madras is one among the foremost institutes of national importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research. In 1956, the German Government offered technical assistance for establishing an institute of higher education in engineering in India. The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn, West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.

The Institute was formally inaugurated in 1959 by Prof. Humayun Kabir, Union Minister for Scientific Research and Cultural Affairs. The IIT system has sixteen Institutes of Technology. The first of these to be instituted are at Kharagpur (estb. 1951), Mumbai (estb. 1958), Chennai (estb. 1959), Kanpur (estb. 1959), Delhi (estb. 1961), Guwahati (estb. 1994) and Roorkee (estb. 1847, joined IITs in 2001).

Name of the Post:

The IIT Madras taking the candidates for professor and assistant professor vacancies in the year 2016-2017.

Required Experience:

The candidates must have at least 3 years industrial / research / teaching experience excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D.


For PROFESSOR: Pay Scale 4 (Rs.37400-67000) with AGP Rs.10,500/-

For direct recruits, minimum pay in the PB-4 to be fixed at Rs.48,000/-.

For ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: Pay Scale 3 (Rs.15600-39100) with AGP Rs.8, 000/-

For direct recruits, minimum pay in the PB-3 to be fixed at Rs.30, 000/-.

Also AGP Rs.6000/-, Rs.7000/- and Rs.9000/- (Pay Band 4, Rs.37400-67000) as per eligibility.

Selection Process:


How to Apply for IIT Madras Assistant Professor Job Openings 2016-2017:

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