Faculty Positions – IIT: Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, A.P., India

Faculty Position in IIT Tirupati, India, Basic Pay: Rs.1,01,500 - 1,59,100/

Faculty Positions in Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, A.P., India

Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, A.P., India invites application for faculty positions from eligible and interested candidates 

Designation/Position- faculty positions

About- IIT Tirupati an Institute of national importance declared as such under the Institute of Technology Act, 1961, invites applications from the candidates with an established record of independent high quality research and commitment to teaching for Faculty Positions – IIT.

Research/Job Area- 

The Faculty Positions – IIT are in the following Area and Specialisation :

Area Specialization
Chemistry All areas except Theoretical Chemistry
Chemical Engineering Transport Phenomena,Chemical Reaction Engineering,Thermo-Dynamics,Food Technology
Computer Science & Engineering Computer architecture,Data Science,Cyber Security,Cloud and Distributed Systems
Electrical Engineering Signal Processing,Power Electronics,Nano-Electronics
Mathematics Algebra, Probability & Statistics
Mechanical Engineering Manufacturing,Solid Mechanics & Design ,Robotics,Industrial Engineering


Location- Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati, A.P., India


Ph.D., with first class or equivalent at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch with
consistently very good academic record throughout.

Eligibility & experience for Faculty Positions – IIT will be reckoned as on last date for receipt of applications.


1.1 At least 10 years industrial / research / teaching experience of which at least 4 years
should be at the level of Associate Professor in IITs, IISc Bangalore, IIMs, NITIE Mumbai and IISERs or at an equivalent level in any such other Indian or foreign institution / institutions of comparable standards


2.1 At least 6 years industrial / research / teaching experience for faculty positions of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor / Senior Scientific Officer / Senior Design Engineer in the Grade Pay of Rs.8000/- (PR) and above. It is desirable that the candidate has supervised atleast one Ph.D., and demonstrated ability to carry out quality research and teaching.


3.1 At least 3 years industrial / research / teaching experience excluding, however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D. Candidate should have good publication and teaching potential.

3.2 Candidates not eligible for direct recruitment as Assistant Professor Grade-I such as those with lesser experience may be appointed as Assistant Professor Grade-II (Contractual basis) if selected. The candidates should have completed PhD. thesis defence/Viva voce and obtained provisional certificate before the application deadline date. At the entry level they may be placed in Academic Pay Level 10 at Cell 8 (Rs. 70900/-) or Academic Pay Level 11at Cell 3 (Rs.73100/-) depending upon the experience after PhD. After completion of one year service in the Academic Pay Level 10 shall move to Academic Pay Level 11 and after three years to Academic Pay Level 12 as Assistant Professor Grade-I after performance evaluation by an appropriate committee with one year probation. Similarly the Assistant Professor Grade-II appointed at Academic Pay Level 11 shall move to Academic Pay Level 12 (Rs.101500/-) as Assistant Professor Grade-I after two years of service after performance evaluation by an appropriate committee with one year probation.

3.3 On completion of 3 years service as Assistant Professor Grade-I in Academic Pay Level 12 and Cell 1 (Rs.101500/-) shall move to Academic Pay Level 13A1 Cell 1 of the Pay Matrix (Rs.131400/-) as per the rules of the Institute.


Candidates for Assistant Professor should be preferably below 38 years of age and for Associate Professors should be preferably below 45 years. The age will be reckoned for Faculty Positions – IIT as on the closing date of the online application.

Job/Position Description- Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati invites online applications for the following Faculty Positions – IIT posts:

1. Assistant Professor
2. Associate Professor
3. Professor

faculty positions in IIT Tirupati

How to Apply- Applications are to be submitted for Faculty Positions – IIT online on or before January 13, 2019 at http://facapp.iittp.ac.in ; fillable forms and instructions can be found at the same site. 


1 One application form for each post to be sent if applying for more than one. A single application form is sufficient for applying to multiple departments duly indicating the departments in the form in the appropriate columns. Enclosures are to be uploaded along with the application form, as separate documents (pdf preferred). The application form / data sheet is a summary sheet mainly for data collection for statutory and statistical purposes and all details should be in attached Academic Profile as detailed below.

2 Upload a detailed Academic Profile including the following information. 

2.1 Academic qualification and experience.

2.2 A Teaching Plan

2.3 A Research plan

2.4 Details of publications / conference papers

2.5 Awards, Patents, Prizes etc.

2.6 Research guidance (Ph.D./M.S./M. Tech., only those with formal guide status)

2.7 Role in and details of externally funded projects carried out

2.8 Other Activities Like

2.9 Any other relevant but brief information on academic standing

2.10 Candidates to upload reprints of three best papers published along with a short description

2.11 Scan of educational and experience and any other relevant

Candidates who are in receipt of Interview Call letters are alone to send atleast two letters of reference directly to the Director, IIT Tirupati either by post or by email ([email protected]).

For Professor candidates,

  • Referee who are in the peer group of their research areas, outside their own institution, and who can comment on the contributions of the candidate to the field are required.
  • This peer group referee may also comment on the multi-disciplinarily of the work (if applicable),whether the candidate is extending doctoral work or branching out into new are and whether candidate is taking u[ tough research problems.
  • Referees who can comment on significant contribution to industry are also welcome.
  • At least thr4ee peer references re expected to be sent to the the Director, IIT Tirupati by mail ([email protected]).

Last Date for Apply– 

I Opening date for on-line registration: 05 December 2018

II Closing date for submission of applications on-line : 13 January 2019

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