Unique Research Opportunity for

Passionate Researchers and PhD Aspirants

Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute (MGRERI), Chennai, a Deemed to be University established u/s 3 of UGC Act 1956 in 2003 has grown into a University with Graded Autonomy Status (Awarded by UGC) with NAAC (A Grade), NIRF Ranking (27) and ARIIA Ranking (in Top 25). Dr MGRERI comprises of 15 Faculties/Colleges with 33 Centres of Excellence and has a student strength of 14,500+ and faculty strength of 1,250+. MGRERI has ventured into an ambitious research expansion programme at Advanced Research Institute (ARI), their research arm functioning from 2009.

We offer a liberal environment and research ecosystem facilitating realisation of the full potentials of individual scientists. We invite applications from candidates with passion for research and innovation in the following Inter-disciplinary Research Centres of ARI:


  • Defence Research Centre
  • Space Technology Research Centre
  • Textile Machinery Research Centre
  • Automation & Robotics Research Centre
  • Transport Systems Research Centre
  • Energy Engineering Research Centre
  • Construction Machinery Research Centre
  • Computer Engineering & Software Research Centre
  • Materials Engineering Research Centre
  • Environmental Engineering Research Centre
  • Medical & Dental Engineering Research Centre
  • Technology Management Research Centre

Position available in Research: Professor, Associate professor and Assistant professor

Qualification: Ph.D from reputed national or foreign institutions and having passion for research.

Full time Research Scholars: M.E/M.Tech with eligible GATE score or NET cleared candidates interested to pursue Ph.D at Dr. MGR ERI (stipend will be provided for deserving candidates)

Application format [ Click here]

Fill the application form and send it duly signed soft copy to the below mentioned Mail id

For More details Contact

Dr. V. Natarajan

Director - Funded Projects

Mail id : natarajan.ari[at]drmgrdu[dot]ac[dot]in