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Advertisement for Junior Research Fellow in Department of Electrical Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi (UP)

Applications are invited from Indian nationals for the following position in the research project entitled “Reliability Evaluation and Performance Enhancement of Grid Integrated Hybrid Renewable Power Systems” sponsored by the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi.

Name of the Position Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Number of Position(s) One (01)
Duration of the Position One Year (01 Year)
Extendable up to 3 years on performance basis
Emoluments Rs. 31,000 + HRA @ 16 % per month
Educational Qualification (i) B.E. / B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering with minimum 65% marks and valid GATE score.
(ii) M.E. / M.Tech. in Electrical Engineering with specialization(s) in Electrical Machines & Drives / Power Electronics / Power Systems / Renewable Energy Systems with minimum 65% marks with GATE qualification in Electrical Engineering.
(iii) Experience in related area(s) of Electrical Engineering /publication is desirable / preferable.
Upper Age limit as on the last date of application: Maximum 28 years. Age relaxation applicable as per Government
of India rules.
General Terms and Conditions:
1. The position is purely temporary and is coterminous with the project.
2. The PI has the discretion to restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to
a reasonable limit on the basis of qualifications and experience higher than the minimum
prescribed in the advertisement.
3. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview and no other
communications in this regard will be entertained.
4. The candidate is expected to join immediately, if selected.
5. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Application on Plain paper giving Name, Permanent and Correspondence address, Names of the Father and Mother, Telephone number. and e-mail address, details of educational career (starting from High School or equivalent) along with self-attested copies of all mark-sheets & certificates and details of any research or other experience etc., if any, should reach the office of the Principal Investigator by e-mail (, on or before April 05, 2022 by 5:00 PM IST.

Current Recruitment

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.