Junior Research Fellow for ICMR Project

Department of CIVIL Engineering

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for position of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) for the ICMR funded research project titled "Effect of particulate matter on Covid-19 spread and hotspot mapping using AERMOD & GIS tools- A cross sectional study from Greater Chennai, India" in Department of Civil Engineering, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute, Deemed to be University.

Number of position: 01

Essential qualification:

1. Bachelors/ Masters in Goeinformatics / Remote sensing/ Computer Applications

2. B.E/M.Tech in Civil Engineering/ Environmental Engineering/Remote sensing

3. NET (LS or JRF)/ GATE


1. Specialization- Air pollution Modelling, GIS

2. Maximum age: 28 years or below on the date of application.

Monthly Fellowship: Rs.31, 000/ + 27% HRA as per latest ICMR notification

Last date to Apply : 10th April 2022

Contact No : +91 9884336912 / +91 9444828183

Mail Id : narayanan[dot]rm[at]drmgrdu[dot]ac[dot]in / registrar[at]drmgrdu[dot]ac[dot]in

Research Assistant Required for DRDO Project

Department of ECE

RESEARCHER PROFILE : Research Assistant (Contract) in ECE department for the DRDO project.

Eligibility: B.Tech/M.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering.

Information about the position:

  • Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute with strong research potential, interested in developing array antenna in the field of communication.
  • Knowledge about micro strip antenna, slotted array antenna and CST software is desirable.
  • Application deadline: 21st March 2022
  • Period of project: 12 months (Extendable)

Contact No : +91 9790573769 / +91 7397108606

Mail Id : hod-ece[at]drmgrdu[dot]ac[dot]in

Dr MGR DU Invites Applications from

Passionate Scientists for Invention Centres

(For immediate Recruitment)

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 its Advanced Research Institute (ARI), their research arm functioning from 2009.

Under this Programme, 12 Invention Centres(IC) will be created with focus on Hardcore research leading to Inventions and Patents.


  • There will be only 2 Scientists in each IC; Therefore, they should be capable of covering the entire spectrum of the Domain of respective ICs.
  • Role of Scientists: To identify research problems and patentable ideas as solutions
  • Scientists will be provided with Smart Research scholars in large numbers to facilitate "Research Output Multiplication"
  • "High Risk - High Reward" problems/issues will be taken up for research
  • Dr MGR DU will have a new branch of Research Degree "PhD by Invention"
  • PhD Scholars will develop a Proof-of-Concept model for the patentable idea in this 3-year Programme
  • Research projects will be executed in 3 Tier mode, with "Scientists-PhD Scholars-Project Teams" performing the "Plan-Develop-Execute" functions

We invite applications from candidates with passion for "invention based research" in the following Inter-disciplinary Invention Centres of ARI (Phase - I):


Invention Centres (IC)


Stream 2

Stream 3

Stream 4


Defence Technology IC Transport & Battle Field Vehicle Arms & Ammunition Aircrafts & Navy Ships Human in Defence


Textile Machinery IC Natural Fibre Processing Manufacturing Technologies Textile Machinery Defence & Space Textiles
3 Energy Engineering IC Conventional Electricity Generation


Electricity Distribution Renewable Energy Electrical Appliances
4 Electronics& Instrumentation IC Electronics Hardware Instrumentation and System Software AI, Automation & Robotics Defence & Space Electronics


Positions available in Invention Centres :
A. Senior Scientists (Each IC) - 1 No. - 40+ Years - 5+ Years Post - PhD Experience
B. Scientists (Each IC) - 1 No. - 30+ Years - 2+ Years Post - PhD Experience

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


Invention Centre


Defence Technology Invention Centre

PhD in Machine Design/Building

PhD in Defence Technology/Automobile Engineering

Textile Machinery Invention Centre

PhD in Textile Machinery/Textile Engineering

PhD in Textile Technology

Energy Engineering Invention Centre

PhD in Thermal Engineering

PhD in Photovoltaic system/Electrical Engineering

Electronics & Instrumentation Invention Centre

PhD in Electronics/Instrumentation Engineering

PhD in Automation/Robotics Engineering


Application format [ Click here]

Filled-in & duly signed soft copy of the Application Form to be sent to the following Mail id:

For More details Contact

Dr. V. Natarajan

Director - Funded Projects, ARI

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