Positions of Project Scientist-1 – GS Khush Institute of Genetics, Plant Breeding and Biotechnology

Name of the Post: Positions of Project Scientist-1 -GS Khush Institute of Genetics, Plant Breeding and Biotechnology

Brief Information: Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana in the Centre of Excellence project “Development and Integration of Advanced Genomic Technologies for Targeted Breeding” at Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana’’CSS-52 funded by Govt. of India, Ministry of Science & Technology, DBT, New Delhi .

Punjab Agricultural University (PAU)
Post Name Project Scientist-I
Total No. Of Post 06
Last Date 20/06/ 2022
Employment Type Full-Time
Apply Mode E-Mail / Offline
Pay Scale Rs. 56,000/- + 16% HRA…
Job Location Punjab
Educational Qualifications
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology/Agriculture/Biosciences with minimum OCPA of 6.00/10.00 or 60% marks.
  • M.Sc. in Biotechnology/Plant Breeding and Genetics/Fruit Sciences/Vegetable Science with minimum OCPA of 6.50/10.00 OCPA or 65% marks.
  • Ph.D. in Biotechnology/Plant Breeding and Genetics/Fruit Science/Vegetable Sciences with minimum OCPA of 6.50/10.00 or 65% marks.

Important Dates

  • Starting Date to Apply Online: 
  • Last Date to Apply Online & payment of Fee: 20-06-2022

Age Limit (as on 01-07-2022)

  • Maximum Age Limit: 35 Years
  • Age Relaxation is Applicable as per Rules
How to Apply
The last date for the receipt of applications (duly completed in all respects) in this office is 20-06-2022 via email (as single PDF file) at dirkhushinstitute@pau.edu or hard copy in the office of the undersigned. Incomplete applications or unsupported by the requisite documents will not be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be informed through email about the date and time of the interview. The application form is available at PAU website www.pau.edu.
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About PAU 

The Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) is a public funded agricultural university located in Ludhiana district of Punjab.[citation needed] It is a state agricultural university in India.[2] It was established in 1962 and is the nation’s third-oldest agricultural university, after Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar and Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneshwar. It was formally inaugurated by the then Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, on July 8, 1963. PAU pioneered the Green Revolution in India[3] in the 1960s. It was bifurcated in 2005 with the formation of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU). The Farmers Fair, which have been organised by the PAU since 1967, see the footfall of at least one lakh farmers in two days on PAU campus in Ludhiana, Punjab (bi-annually in March and September). The farmers from not only Punjab, but also from neighboring states such as Haryana, Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, etcetera travel to PAU campus to buy high-quality seeds, farm equipment and gain knowledge on new agricultural technologies in the two-day main fair event.