Positions open

  • Administrative Positions
  • Project Assistant
  • Research Assistant/Project Assistant (Geometric Modeling and Geometric Reasoning)
  • IP Technology Manager
  • Intern / Job Opportunity at NNFC, CeNSe
  • Faculty
  • Chairs

Project Assistant positions are open for the BE/BTech/MTech Computer Science graduates from reputed institutions/universities.

  • One year or more experience in designing and programming software solutions in Java or Javascript
  • Sound understanding of object oriented software, design patterns, and fundamentals of software design
  • M Tech or experience in 3D geometry preferred
  • Experience in 3d graphics ( OpenGL, webGL, three.js)
  • Experience with source control, bug tracking, continuous integration
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively
  • A strong belief that the best software is the software that ships

The position is contractual for a duration of 1 year. Salary will be as per IISc norms.

Interested candidates please email <contact@ndin.in> with CV and copy of your transcripts. Please provide links to anyway of the projects developed by you in your CV. Last date for application is 12 September, 2018.

The position is for immediate start and hence current students not yet graduated will not be considered.

Qualification: Bachelors in Mechanical/Automobile/Computer Science Engineering

Masters in Mechanical/Automobile/Computer Science Engineering preferred.

Experience: Skills in programming in C++, C#, Geometric Modeling and Reasoning, Design of Automotive Components, API level interfaces with CAD software (CATIA)

Project Description:

The project involves automation of design for automotive components using CAD (Geometric Modeling and Reasoning), Ontology and Machine learning Techniques. For this position, the candidate is expected to understand the product development processes for automotive components, experience in geometric modeling and reasoning, and have skills in programming in C++.

Must have the following experience:

  • Experience in Programming in C++, C#, etc.
  • Experience on CAD tools like, CATIA V5 & UG NX, interacting with the CAD tool using scripts and API in particular
  • Exposure to representation of curves, surfaces (NURBS) and solid models
  • General Engineering knowledge, Automobile, strength of material etc.
  • Exposure to product development process.
  • Exposure to design and development environment.
  • Experience on design standards and drafting guidelines.

Following are the added advantages:

  • Multi tool skills, more than one CAD software experience
  • Experience in working with PLM, preferably ENOVIA.
  • Has an Understanding in the field of Ontology.

Other requirements:

  • Must be good in spoken and written English communication.
  • Willing to add value through creativity & innovation.

Terms and conditions:

  • This is a contractual position for 12 months to 18 months.
  • Salary will be commensurate with background and experience, within the norms of IISc.

To apply, please send to office.sid@iisc.ac.in and ranjanbsc@iisc.ac.in a detailed CV (including education and relevant experience) and copies of transcripts up to the highest educational qualification you earned. In subject line please add ‘Application for Research Assistant/Project Assistant (Geometric Modeling and Geometric Reasoning)’.

Last date of application for the job and submission of resume is 10th September 2018.

Join National Nanofabrication Centre (NNfC), IISc, Bangalore

Contribute to India’s advanced technologies

If you are a recent diploma or B.Sc graduate and looking for an opportunity to work in an advanced technology then look no further than National nanofabrication Centre (NNfC) at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

NNfC is an equal opportunity national facility and part of Centre for nanoscience and engineering (CeNSE), situated in the beautiful campus of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Equipped with state of the art nanofabrication capabilities, NNfC offers an excellent platform for advanced research and fabrication facility.



Career development and growth opportunities


How to be a part of NNfC?

Internship programme offers and excellent opportunity to train and explore micro and nanofabrication. The selection will be strictly through written test and interview. A certificate will be awarded to all candidates who have successfully completed the training.

Internship candidates can appear for a job interview at NNfC. Successful candidates will be considered for the following positions. Equipment Technologists (ET) with a starting salary from ₹14,000 to ₹18,000 /month

Minimum qualifications for internship: Applicants should have completed Diploma or BSc (Electronics, ECE, electrical and electronics, materials, Physics, Chemistry, Nanotechnology or related subjects), Willingness to work in the evening shift (2-10pm) if selected

Stipend*: Rs. 5000/month as an internship stipend upon completion of the programme.

Interested candidates may apply online before 20th July 2018 by sending their resumes to nnfc.cense@iisc.ac.in

*No TA/DA will be provided for written test/interview attendees. No accommodation will be provided during internship

Apply for Faculty Positions

Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 560012

Advertisement R(IA)-1/2018, dated January 1, 2018

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The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) invites applications from exceptionally bright and motivated individuals with an established record of high quality research, and a strong commitment to teaching, for positions of Assistant Professor, which are entry level academic positions, in its various academic departments. Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) and foreign nationals are also eligible to apply.

This is a rolling advertisement and candidates can apply any time during the calendar year 2018.


Biological Sciences: Biochemistry; Centre for Ecological Sciences; Centre for Neuroscience; Microbiology and Cell Biology; Molecular Biophysics Unit; Molecular Reproduction, Development and Genetics.

Chemical Sciences: Inorganic and Physical Chemistry; Materials Research Centre; Organic Chemistry; Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit.

Physical and Mathematical Sciences: Centre for High Energy Physics; Instrumentation and Applied Physics; Mathematics; Physics.

Electrical Sciences: Computer Science and Automation; Electrical Communication Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Electronic Systems Engineering.

Mechanical Sciences: Aerospace Engineering; Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences; Centre for Earth Sciences; Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing; Centre for Sustainable Technologies; Chemical Engineering; Civil Engineering; Materials Engineering; Mechanical Engineering.

Interdisciplinary Research: Centre for Biosystems Science and Engineering; Centre for Nano Science and Engineering; Computational and Data Sciences.

Other Interdisciplinary Centres*: Centre for Infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning; Divecha Centre for Climate Change; Interdisciplinary Centre for Energy Research; Interdisciplinary Centre for Water Research; Robert Bosch Centre for Cyber Physical Systems.

*Applicants can list one or more of these centres against their three choices for Departments in the application form if their research interests align best with these centres. The interdisciplinary centres selected by the applicant will assist in evaluating the application form. However, these interdisciplinary centres do not have core faculty. Hence applicants selected as Assistant Professors will be assigned as core faculty to one of the Departments/Centres listed above under the section “Departments”. This assignment will be done in consultation with the applicant and the concerned Department/Centre. The selected applicant will also be an Associate Faculty in the chosen interdisciplinary centre.

Further details about the various departments and interdisciplinary centres, faculty profiles, academic programs, and areas of research are available at the departmental websites and also at (www.iisc.ac.in).

Position Qualifications and Experience
Assistant Professor Ph.D., with First Class or equivalent (in terms of grades, etc.) in the preceding degree, and a good academic record throughout

A minimum of three years teaching / research / professional experience, excluding the experience gained while pursuing the Ph.D.

Candidates should preferably be below 35 years of age.

In exceptional cases, candidates with less than requisite experience will also be considered

The scales of pay along with approximate total emoluments at the minimum of the scale are as follows (subject to the imminent revision as per the 7th pay commission).

Position Scale of pay (pre-revised) Total minimum emoluments (including Dearness and Transport Allowance)
Assistant Professor PB-3  15600-39100 with minimum pay of  30000 + AGP of  8000/-

After the completion of three years service in PB-3, pay will be fixed in PB-4  37400-67000 with a AGP of  9000/-

1,09,868 per month with house rent allowance

98,468 per month if staying on the campus

 Institute Support for New Faculty Members

In addition to the pay package, the Institute offers several incentives for professional and personal development of the new faculty members. These include:

  • Start-up research grants of up to Rs. 50 lakhs are provided routinely upon submission of a proposal; higher start-up grants are also considered favourably, for those faculty members who require expensive research equipment
  • Travel grant of Rs. 2 lakhs for attending national/international conferences during the first year
  • Endowed Young Investigator awards are available, on a competitive basis, during the first three years
  • Cumulative Professional Development Allowance (CPDA) of ₹ 3 Lakhs for every block period of 3 years (expected to be increased on implementation of the 7th pay commission norms)
  • Several well-established mechanisms for interaction with the industry, and other professional bodies, for research projects as well as for consultancy
  • The Society for Innovation and Development at the Institute facilitates faculty entrepreneurship, as well as, faculty involvement in start-ups
  • Accommodation in campus housing
  • Reimbursement of travel and relocation expenses of up to ₹ 2,50,000 (if relocating from abroad) or ₹ 1,25,000 (if relocating from within India) subject to the condition that they serve the Institute for a minimum period of two years.

More details about facilities available can be found here.


Reservation as per Government of India rules, as applicable to IISc, will be followed. For the calendar year 2018, a minimum of 10 vacancies with a break-up of 3 SC, 2 ST, and 5 OBC, will be reserved for respective categories. Reservation for differently abled candidates will also be allowed as per Government of India rules. Necessary certificates should be enclosed with the application form.

Additional Information

  • An application for being considered for the advertised position can be made in the prescribed form which is available here.
  • Foreign Nationals who are “Persons of Indian Origin” (PIO) or Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) can also apply. If selected, permission will be sought from Govt. of India before he/she can join the Institute.
  • For other Foreign Nationals, if selected, the appointment will be on a contract basis for up to 5 years subject to permission from the Govt. of India before he/she can join the Institute. Extension beyond 5 years will be subject to a review process.
  • The Institute reserves the right to screen and call only such candidates for an interview as are found suitable. Thus, just fulfilling the minimum eligibility criteria would not entitle one to be called for interview.
  • Travel expenses for attending the interview from any point within India will be reimbursable as per the Institute norms.
  • The candidate is responsible for the correctness of the information provided in the application. If it is found at a later date that any information given in the application is incorrect or false, the candidature/appointment is liable to be cancelled/terminated.
  • Candidates are encouraged to contact the chair of their preferred department/s for additional information.

How to Apply:

Candidates must apply on the fillable PDF form which can be obtained here. The following documents are required (in PDF format) along with the application form.

1. Curriculum Vitae with a list of all publications 2. Reprints of up to 5 important publications 3. Proposed research plan. The research plan should also include the laboratory space requirement, and equipment along with the estimated cost (including any cost for laboratory preparation). 4. Proposed teaching plan at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels 5. Caste and/or Disability Certificate from the competent authority, as applicable. 6. Any other relevant information the applicant may like to furnish.

The filled-out PDF form must be saved as a PDF file, and a single PDF file needs to be made along with the required documents. This single PDF file must be emailed to:

1. The Registrar, Indian Institute of Science at the email address: registrar@iisc.ac.in 2. The Chairs of the preferred departments

For any further information related to this advertisement, please contact:

The Registrar, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore 560012, INDIA

Fax: +91-80-23600757 Phone: +91-80-23600757/22932444 Email: registrar@iisc.ac.in


The Infosys Chair Visiting Professorships

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

The Infosys Foundation has endowed Visiting Professorships in Mathematics and Physics at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The purpose of these Professorships is to bring distinguished scientists in the broad areas of Physical and Mathematical Sciences to the IISc campus for collaborative research interactions.

Visiting Professors are expected to spend a total of one year at IISc; visits can be spread out over a period of 4 years. The remuneration package for these Visiting Professorships is internationally competitive. If you are interested in this Professorship, please contact a faculty member at IISc who will then take the process forward.

If you would like to nominate a distinguished Physicist or Mathematician for this Professorship, please send a nomination to the Chairman, Division of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science by e-mail (ichair@admin.iisc.ernet.in).

DST Centenary Chair Position

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Past Positions open

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  • Electronics Systems Design – 2 Positions
  • Industrial Product Design – 1 Position

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