Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2023/205

Applications are invited for ONE post of Senior Project Associate in a MoE-sponsored project titled, “Virtual Lab Phase III” in the Department of Materials Sciences & Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Position: Senior Project Associate

Salary Range: Rs. 25900-2100-63700.

Minimum Qualification: B. tech. + 1 year relevant experience OR M.Sc. + 1 Year relevant experience OR B.Sc. + MCA + 1 year relevant experience

Ref. No: MHRD/MET/2018064/SPA-2023

Work Experience:

Must be an open-source enthusiast. Experience in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and React/AngularJS/PHP is needed. Graphic/front-end design is also needed for the virtual labs simulator design. Preferred with familiarity in object-oriented programming, GitHub, JavaScript, jQuery, SVG, React/AngularJS, Database knowledge, Web services, Linux Operating Systems and server handling.

Must possess good oral communication and should be well versed with making presentations.


Exposure to virtual labs, virtual reality and development of any virtual experiment.

The post is purely temporary and is for a duration of one year. Interested candidates must apply so the application is received by 5 pm of Oct. 03, 2023 on a plain paper giving full details of qualifications and experience. Please enclose required certificates along with.

Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview. Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be called for the interview. Also, possessing minimum qualification does not grant one the call for interview.

Note: No TA/DA will be provided to candidates called for interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address: 5 pm on Oct. 03, 2023.

Submit your application here (online):

OR Hard copy of the application (with required certificates) stating the reference number must reach the following address:

Dr. Kantesh Balani
Faculty Building, Room 413
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India