SRM Research Institute

Procedure for filling the Online Application Form

The candidates are advised to go through the procedure as detailed below:  

  1. Positions open
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. General Requirements
  4. Instructions to Candidates
  5. Salary Details
  6. Filling the Application Form
  7. Selection Process
  8. Important Notes & Exceptions
  • Associate Professors
  • Assistant professors
  • Applicant holds a recognised PhD degree in the relevant field from highly reputed academic and research organisations. Outstanding research record at post-doctoral level is mandatory. Returning Indians having demonstrated research acumen are encouraged to apply.
  • SRM Research Institute is seeking to appoint research faculty having appropriate research training abroad at post-doctoral level with demonstrated high impact research publications and willing to work independently. Employment is on a permanent basis as per SRMIST norms.
  • Positions are open until filled. Informal details about the position may be discussed with Joint Director, Directorate of Research at; interested candidate may apply online.
  • As per 7th Pay Commission/Other perks as per SRMIST norms/Higher pay also Negotiable
  • Please use Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox browser to fill the form to ensure proper data capture
  • Only ONLINE applications will be accepted
  • Most forms are self-explanatory
  • Ensure that you meet the required eligibility, as on date of submission of the application
  • Please note that to fill the main application form, you are required to REGISTER, providing your User Name, Email-id, Password (to be saved for your future use), first and last name. Usage of at least one special character while filling up the form is mandatory
  • After registration, a mail with confirmation link will be sent to the Email-id registered. Click on the link which will open the Login Page where the candidates shall use their registered Email-id and Password to fill the application form
  • Altogether, there are 7 Sections – Application Details, Personal Details, Qualification Details, Experience Details, Productivity Details, Reference Details and Document Upload. Complete all mandatory fields (* – asterisk marked) and then SAVE your application at the end of every section
  • You shall EDIT/ SAVE/ LOGOUT in between Sections until the Portal is ON LIVE. However, after submission (after completing all the 7 Sections filled), you shall edit within 24 hours of time from the time of submission. Else, the data captured earlier would be deemed to be final
  • Photo upload is mandatory (Max. size: 1 MB) in jpg format
  • SUBMIT the form after completing all sections

NOTE: After submission, a PDF generated Application Form will be sent to your Email-id registered. Candidates shall send the self-attested copies of the Experience Certificates, Educational Qualifications, Three best Journal Publications, Papers and other documents, as mentioned in the Application Form or wherever desired, with the printed and signed Application.

  • All applications will be scrutinized by the selection committee to determine the suitability
  • Suitable candidates will have Skype Interview before a panel of experts at the initial stage
  • The candidates will be assessed on Teaching, Research and other academic capabilities
  • Those found satisfactory will be called for Presentation/ Personal Interview. Candidates are required to carry the original of all documents along with the application form (duly signed) at the time of personal interview for verification
  • Selected candidates will be informed through Email/Post
  • The decision of SRMIST will be final and binding
  • Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification
  • Mere fulfilment of minimum qualifications and experience does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview or his/her selection
  • SRM reserves the right to not fill positions in any of the above and/or any other specialization(s) without assigning any reason
  • Candidates called for interview to fill a vacancy may be considered for lower/higher post, at the discretion of the committee
  • Depending on the qualification and experience, deserving candidates may be offered a salary at a higher level irrespective of the cadre
  • Providing false information, misrepresentation of facts, plagiarism, etc., will disqualify the candidate’s application/ appointment at any point of time
  • All rights are reserved with SRM, under the Jurisdiction of the High Court of Madras, Tamilnadu

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