Agricultural Sciences

Procedure for filling the Online Application Form

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

  1. General Requirements
  2. Instructions to Candidates
  3. Salary Details
  4. Benefits other than Salary
  5. Filling the Application Form
  6. Selecon Procecss
  7. Important Notes & Exceptions
S. No. Designation No. of posts Specialization Qualifications Experience
1 Professor 1 Agronomy / Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry / Agricultural Microbiology with thesis/research experience in agroecology / organic farming / sustainable agriculture /soil microbiology/ biofertilizers / soil organic matter Ph.D in Agriculture from a reputed university

 

14 years of experience in professional work (teaching / research/ extension) out of which a full-time teaching experience of minimum 5 years (or) 19 years of professional work experience in agroecology / organic farming / sustainable agriculture /soil microbiology/ biofertilizers / soil organic matter
2 Professor 1 Horticulture Ph.D in Agriculture from a reputed university 14 years of experience in professional work (teaching /research/ extension) in horticulture subjects out of which a full-time teaching experience of minimum 5 years (or) 19 years of professional work experience in Horticulture subjects
3 Associate Professor 1 Agronomy / Soil Science & Agricultural Chemistry / Agricultural Microbiology with thesis/research experience in agroecology / organic farming / sustainable agriculture /soil microbilogy/ biofertilizers / soil organic matter Ph.D in Agriculture from a reputed university 08 years of experience in professional work (teaching / research/ extension) out of which a full-time teaching experience of minimum 3 years (or) 13 years of professional work experience in agroecology / organic farming / sustainable agriculture /soil microbilogy/ biofertilizers / soil organic matter
4 Associate Professor 1 Horticulture Ph.D in Agriculture from a reputed university 08 years of experience in professional work (teaching / research/ extension) in horticulture subjects out of which a full-time teaching experience of minimum 3 years (or) 13 years of professional work experience in Horticulture subjects
  • Candidates should have an excellent academic record, good communication skills and a demonstrated ability to carry out original and creative research
  • Candidates should possess good health. If selected, they may be required to undergo a medical examination and satisfy such medical authority as SRM may prescribe
  • Candidates from outstation would be provided accommodation on need basis a day earlier/later to the Interview date but no TA/DA will be provided for attending the Interview
  • As per 7th Pay Commission under SRMIST Norms
  • Salary is not a constraint for deserving candidates
  • Seed Grant for Research
  • Group Accident Insurance as per University rules
  • Financial Support through Professional Development Allowance (PDA) for attending Conferences, Workshops, etc., as per University Rules
  • Coverage of EPF as per rules
  • Free Transportation (to & fro) from Campus to City & vice versa
  • Fee Concession for Children in SRM CBSE School
  • Concessional Medical Facility
  • 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
  • There are 3 Sections – Application Details, Personal Details & 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 3 Sections filled), you shall edit within 24 hours of time from the time of submission. Else, the data captured earlier would be deemed final
  • Photo upload is mandatory (Max. size: 1 MB) in jpg format
  • Academic Profile is mandatory (Max. size: 2 MB) in jpg format
  • SUBMIT the form after completing all sections
  • All applications will be scrutinized by the selection committee to determine the suitability
  • 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

For any queries,
Email: recruitment@srmuniv.ac.in