IUST Research Assistant Job Vacancy 2024, Apply Now

Applications are invited from highly motivated and eligible candidates for the position of Research Assistant (RA) under the project titled “Enhancement of Performance of Solar Collectors using Advanced Nano Fluids” sanctioned by J&K Science Technology & Innovation Council, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of Jammu and Kashmir, in favor of Dr. Ovais Gulzar (PI), Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Islamic University of Science and Technology. The position is temporary and co-terminus with the project.

Name of the PositionResearch Assistant (RA)
Monthly emolumentsRs. 20,000/ month (Consolidated)
EligibilityEssential qualification: B.Tech/ M.Tech Mechanical Engineering/Energy Engineering with 60% marks or equivalent.

Desirable: Candidates having expertise in Solar Energy, nanofluids, Experimental thermal and fluid systems.
DurationInitially, for a period of six months, extendable based on performance and subject to the availability of funds.
Display of shortlisted list of candidatesWill be displayed on the university website
Day, Date, and Time of InterviewWill be displayed on the university website
Last date of receipt of    application05/05/2024

Interested candidates are requested to fill the application form as per the following format and send pdf copy via e-mail to Project_PI: Dr. Ovais Gulzar e-mail: ovais.gulzar@iust.ac.in with the subject marked as “Application for RA position (Candidate Name)”.


  1. The above position is purely temporary and co-terminus with the project, and the candidates shall not claim regular appointments in the university.
  2. The University reserves the right to terminate the contract of non-performing candidates at any time without prior notice.
  3. Eligible candidates must bring all the testimonials/certificates (in original and one attested copy) at the time of the interview.
  4. No TA/DA will be provided to the candidates appearing for the interview.
  5. Candidates will have to produce original documents relating to their qualifications, experience, etc., at the time of the interview.
  6. The University reserves the right to defer/not to filling up of post advertised here in above, without assigning any reason thereof.
  7. In case a candidate wants to withdraw, he/she must serve a one-month notice period (or one- month salary).

IUST Research Assistant Application Format:

IUST Research Assistant Application Format

The terms and conditions governing the appointment shall be as per the rules and regulations of the university and/or funding agency (wherever applicable), with amendments from time to time