National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies

(Council of Scientific and Industrial Research)

National Institute of Science, Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS), New Delhi, is, a premier institute under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), involved in multidisciplinary R&D programmes of both basic and applied nature across scientific disciplines for economic, environmental and societal benefits for the people of India. CSIR-NISTADS conducts offers research-based advisory/consultancy and evaluation on issues at the interface of Science, Technology, Development and Innovation. Post-graduate teaching and research guidance through AcSIR, offering short-term courses are also undertaken.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, young Indian researchers having excellent academic record and proven scientific achievements alongwtih requisite experience and high degree of motivation and desire to take up research as a career in the filed of techno-socio-economics and policy research, to fill up the vacancy of following posts of scientists as per the details given below:

Post code– 01

Name of post : Technical assistant

Pay band: Rs. 9300- 34,800 + Grade Pay : Rs. 4200/-

Total Salary : Rs. 46000 (Approx)

Qualification: 1st class B.Sc. (Sci) with one year full time professional qualification in Bio-Technology or one year experience in data analysis from a recognized institute/organisation.



(a) Knowledge of analysis and visualization tools (b) Experience in handling multi-site data (c) M.Tech in BioTechnology, Bio – Statistics

Age Limit : 28 years

Job specification: Organisation, management and analysis of multi disciplinary databases.

Important dates : 

  • Last Date for Receipt of online application: 27.04.2016
  • Opening Date for Online Application : 28.03.2016
  • Last Date of Online Submission of Application : 27.04.2016
  • Last Date of receiving of Hard Copy/Offline Application : 05.05.2016

How to apply :

a. Eligible candidates are required to apply ONLINE through our website or can apply offline by using the print out of the application form available with this advertisement.

b. If the candidate does not have a valid email id, he/she should create a new valid email id before applying online.

c. Online Application will be available on our website from 9:00 AM, 28.03.2016 to 5.30PM, 27.04.2016.

d. Candidates are required to arrange for a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.500/ drawn on any nationalized bank and valid for at least 3 months in favour of “Director, NISTADS” payable at New Delhi. The following details must be filled up on back side of Demand Draft (i) Candidate’s Name, (ii) Candidate’s Category, (iii) Post Code Applied For. The candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/Women/CSIR Employees/Abroad Candidates category are exempted from submission of application fee.

e. In case of universities/institute awarding CGPA/SGPA/OGPA grades etc., candidates are requested to convert the same into percentage based on the formula as per their university/institute.

f. Successful online application is indicated by the page displayed after clicking Submit Button indicating the generated “APPLICATION NUMBER”. Please note down the same carefully and preserve it. If you do not preserve it, you will not be able to Re-print the Application.

g. In case candidate wants to modify/withdraw the application there is a ‘CANCEL’ option to cancel the online application. Please note that application once cancelled will not be retrieved at any stage. If you have cancelled the application, please reapply before the closure of Application Date as per advertisement. Please remember to take fresh print out after modifying any details.

h. This computer generated application (Print-out) duly accompanied by attested copies of the certificates, mark sheets, testimonials in support of age, education qualifications, experience, re-prints of publications and caste certificate, if applicable along with one recent passport size self-signed photograph affixed together with Demand Draft (if applicable) should be sent in an envelope superscripted “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF Scientist (Post Code )” (In case of Scientist post) and envelope superscripted “APPLICATION FOR THE POST of Technical Assistant (Post Code )” (In case of Technical Assistant post) by post to the address:- The Administrative Officer, National Institute of Science Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS), Pusa Gate, Dr. K S Krishnan Marg, New Delhi – 110012. Candidates applying for more than one post must submit separate application form for each post indicating the Code No. of the post. The hard copy(s) of each application must be accompanied by separate Demand Draft(s).

i. Application once made will not be allowed to be withdrawn and fees once paid will not be refunded on any count nor can it be held in reserve for any other recruitment or selection process.

j. Applications from employees of Government Departments will be considered only if forwarded through proper channel, certified by the employer that the applicant, if selected will be relieved within one month of the receipt of the appointment orders. Also, vigilance clearance should also be recorded. However, advance copy of the application may be submitted before the closing date. Applications routed through proper channel should reach NISTADS at the earliest.

k. Candidates should specifically note that the applications received after the closing date for any reason whatsoever (such as envelopes wrongly addressed, delivered elsewhere, postal delay etc.) will not be entertained by NISTADS. i. Incomplete applications (such as without photograph, unsigned and application fee, applicable testimonials etc.) will not be entertained and will be summarily rejected.

Following documents must be attached along with application form sent by post:

  • Demand Draft of Rs. 500/- as application fee, where applicable.
  • Coloured photograph pasted on the form and signed across in full.
  • Self Attested photocopy of Date of Birth Certificate.
  • Self Attested photocopies of education qualifications certificates.
  • Self Attested photocopy of caste certificate, if applicable.
  • Self Attested photocopies of experience certificates, if any.
  • Self Attested photocopy of the PWD certificate.

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