01 Apr 2021

IIST Recruitment 2021 - Vacancies for JRF & SRF

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IIST Recruitment 2021 For Senior & Junior Research Fellow – 03 Posts

A Wonderful Chance To Earn Upto INR 35000 + HRA


Hey Aspirants,

Does Space Science fascinate you? If yes, then here’s an exciting job opportunity for you. The Indian Institute of Space Science And Technology (IIST) invites online applications for the recruitment of Senior Research Fellow (SRF) & Junior Research Fellow (JRF) posts. There are total 03 posts to be filled through the IIST recruitment drive and selected SRFs or JRFs can earn INR 30000-35000 along with HRA. Isn’t it exciting? So, all the interested and eligible candidates read the details, IIST 2021 eligibility criteria, age limit, vacancy, selection process, etc., and submit IIST application before April 12, 2021. Candidates who have completed their B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/M.S/M.Sc can apply online for the IIST recruitment 2021. Candidates with strong academic records and aptitude for research can grab this exciting job opportunity for SRF/JRF posts.

IIST Recruitment 2021 Details

  • Organization - Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST)
  • Post Name – Senior Research Fellow & Junior Research Fellow
  • Educational Qualification - B.E/B.Tech/M.E/M.Tech/M.S/M.Sc
  • No of Vacancies – 03 (1 SRF & 2 JRF)
  • Salary – INR 30000 – INR 35000 Per Month
  • Job Location - Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala)

IIST Eligibility Criteria 2021

Educational Qualification :

For Senior Research Fellow (SRF) – M.E/M. Tech in RF & Microwave Engineering or equivalent areas with 2 years of experience in Antenna Design/Simulation & Measurements.

Desirable – Experience In Array Design, Ph.D. Candidates

  • For Junior Research Fellow (JRF)M.E/M. Tech in & Microwave Engineering or equivalent areas.

Desirable – Experience in Antenna Design OR

  • M. Sc in Physics/Astrophysics/Astronomy/Space Science
  • MS in Physics or equivalent
  • MS in Astronomy & Astrophysics
  • Similarly B.E/B. Tech/M.E/M. Tech degree in any discipline

Age limit : Candidate needs to be 35 years as on 12th April 2021 to be eligible for SRF and JRF Posts.

IIST Recruitment 2021 For SRF & JRF Posts: Vacancy Details & Pay Scale


  • Senior Research Fellow (SRF) – 01 Posts
  • Junior Research Fellow (JRF) – 02 Posts
  • Total – 03 Posts


  • SRF – INR 35000 + HRA
  • JRF – INR 31000 + HRA
  • JRF – INR 30000 + HRA

IIST Recruitment Selection Process

  • Shortlisted candidates will be called for written test followed by a personal interview
  • Candidates who possess the required qualifications, skills, and experience will be able to appear for the written test and interview.
  • Selected candidates (if non-Ph.D) can register themselves for the IIST Ph.D. programme, once they meet the eligibility conditions for Ph.D. admission in IIST.
  • Candidates should have done M.E/M. Tech through GATE.

How to Apply for IIST Recruitment 2021

The eligible candidates can apply for the IIST recruitment 2021 in the prescribed format by visiting the official site on or before 12 April 2021.

  • Visit the official site www.iist.ac.in
  • Register with a valid email id and mobile number
  • Open the IIST Notification and check eligibility criteria of IIST
  • If you’re eligible, download and fill up the application form in the prescribed format
  • Submit duly signed application form along with a scanned copy of documents on or before 12th April 2021 (up to 17 hrs) 
  • Note down the application or acknowledgement number

So aspirants join IIST as Senior or Junior Research Fellow and kick-start for a flying career ahead. Apply today!


Related Links for ISRO & DRDO Recruitment 2021:

  1. MTRDC Recruitment 2021
  2. Raman Research Institute Recruitment 2021
  3. HEMRL Recruitment 2021

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