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NIE Recruitment 2021 – 03 Project Research Assistant Posts

NIE Recruitment 2021 | Project Research Assistant Posts | Vacancy: 03| Last Date: 24.08.2021|https://nie.icmr.org.in/

NIE Recruitment 2021 –NIE is inviting an offline mode of applications for 03 Project Research Assistant Posts. Download the applications form from the official website https://nie.icmr.org.in/. Eligible and interested candidates can go through the official notification to check the eligibility criteria, mode of selection, how to apply for the post, examination pattern, question paper pattern, exam date, admit card, etc. before applying.

NIE Recruitment 2021

Organization ICMR-National Institute of Epidemiology
Job Category Central Government Jobs
Job Name Project Research Assistant
Job location Chennai
Qualification Master’s degree in Epidemiology, Microbiology
Vacancies 03
Walk-in Date 24.08.2021 
Apply Mode Offline Application

Vacancy Details

Total Vacancy at NIE: 08 vacancies


Name of  the Post No. of Post

Project Consultant (Medical/Non-Medical)



Project Research Assistant




Eligibility Criteria for NIE Recruitment 2021 –   Project Research Assistant Post

Educational Qualification


Name of  the Post



Project Consultant (Medical/Non-Medical)

Essential Qualification: Master’s degree in Epidemiology / Applied Epidemiology / Public Health / DPH / India – EIS (FETP), Microbiology, Biotechnology, Zoology, Bioinformatics, MVSc (Microbiology/VPH) AND R&D experience AND Published papers.

Desirable Qualification and Experience:  

  • Experience in systematic review and meta-analysis
  • Experience in data mining, data management, bioinformatics.
  • Experience in writing research manuscripts.
  • Proficiency in English
  • Knowledge of Computer Applications and Database searches


Project Research Assistant Essential Qualification:

Graduate in Microbiology, Zoology, Biotechnology, Veterinary Sciences, Zoology, Bioinformatics from a recognized university with 3 years’ experience from a recognized institute. OR

Master’s Degree in Microbiology, Zoology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics/Public Health or MVSc (Microbiology/VPH) from a recognized Institution/University

Desirable Qualification:

  • Masters in Microbiology, Zoology, Biotechnology, Veterinary Sciences, Zoology, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics/Public Health.
  • Experience in Health Research.
  • Experience in systematic review and meta-analysis
  • Experience in data management.
  • Experience in writing scientific papers/ reports.

Age Limit & Age Relaxation 


Name of the Post Age Limit

Project Consultant (Medical/Non-Medical)

70 years


Project Research Assistant

33 Years

Age Relaxation 

Age Relaxation for the Maximum Age Limit is given below

  • SC/ST  candidates – 5 years
  • OBC candidates – 3 years
  • For Ex-S as per Govt. of India rules

Refers to NIE official Notification 2021 for more details regarding Age limit & Age relaxation. 

Pay Scale


Name of the  Post

Pay Scale


Project Consultant (Medical/Non-Medical)

Rs.70,000 /- per month


Project Research Assistant

Rs. 31,000/- per month

 Selection Procedure

The selection for the NIE  Project Research Assistant post will be done through the following procedure.

  • written test
  • Interview

How to apply for NIE Recruitment 2021 –   Project Research Assistant Post

Procedure for Applying Online

We have given a step-by-step procedure on applying for NIE Recruitment 2021 –  Project Research Assistant vacancies for your reference.

  1. Visit NIE`s Official website  https://nie.icmr.org.in/.  
  2. Read the official notification carefully before applying.
  3. Download the application form attached at the end of the official notification. 
  4. Fill the Application form carefully.
  5. Candidates should bring the filled-in application with one set of photocopies of qualification and experience and other testimonials while coming for the interview.

Important Dates for NIE Recruitment 2021 –   Project Research Assistant Post


Walk-in Date


NIE Recruitment 2021 Official Notification & Application Form Link

NIE Official Website Career Page: Click Here

Application Form and Official Notification for NIE Recruitment as PDF: Click Here

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