Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2022/157

Applications are invited for the position of a Junior Research Fellow (JRF), to work in a SERB sponsored project at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. The position is temporary.

Position: Junior Research Fellow (JRF) (01 post)

Duration: 6 months

Salary: Rs. 31,000/- per month

Eligibility: B.Tech/M.Tech/MCA in Computer Science with minimum 75% marks or equivalent. GATE qualification preferred. Students from other disciplines who are good C programmers may also apply.

Desired Skills: Preference will be given to candidates with good C/C++ programming skills and those who have experience in MPI programming (Message Passing Interface). Candidates are also expected to have familiarity with Linux, know basic shell programming (e.g. bash) and scripting (Python).

Application Process: Interested candidates may apply, by email to, with their CV and copies of B.Tech and M.Tech (if applicable) certificates (single zip file/pdf). Include details about educational qualifications and experience in C/C++ coding, if any. The email should contain the subject: "Application for the post of JRF (SERB)". Applications that do not follow the above procedure will not be considered for interview.

Interview and selection:

  1. C programming test/interview of shortlisted candidates will be done online.
  2. Applicants who do not meet the minimum eligibility criteria will not be called for interview.

Last date for application: 24th June 2022. *Extended till 30 June, 2022.

Dr. Preeti Malakar
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
IIT Kanpur, Kanpur - 208016