ADVT. NO. 04-2017

National Innovation Foundation-India

Autonomous Body of Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
Grambharti,Amrapur,Gandhinagar-Mahudi Road, Gandhinagar -382650, INDIA
Phone :02764261131/ 32/ 38/ 39; Fax : +91 79 2673 1903, Web:

ADVT. NO. 04-2017

National Innovation Foundation-India (NIF) invites applications from highly motivated professionals for various positions. Highly motivated, initiative-driven and performance-oriented candidates may apply for the following posts.

1. Innovation Associates/Innovation Fellows at various levels-Seventy Five - (75) positions

Essential Qualification: First Class Masters in Agriculture, Life Science (Botany, Plant taxonomy, Ethno botany, Microbiology, Medical Science (Ayurvedic, Allopathic), Natural Product Chemistry, Veterinary Science, Product and Industrial Design, Business Development/Entrepreneurship Development, Mass Communication, Journalism, Graphic Designing, Engineering(Mechanical, Agriculture, Electronics, Production), Intellectual Property Rights . Minimum three years' experience in relevant area is essential for Innovation Fellow positions.

Desirable:Doctorate degree and experience in relevant area at reputed institution

2. Finance and Administration Managers at various levels/ Finance and Administration Associates -Six (06) positions

Essential Qualification: CA/ICWA/CFA/ Post Graduate in Commerce, Finance and accounts, Human Resource Management, Public administration, Communication and other related subjects with three years' experience for Manager in handling the administration, finance, store and purchase etc.

Desirable: Work experience at reputed institutions.

Emolument: Up to Rs. 60,000/- for the position of Innovation Fellow, Rs 50,000/- for the position of Managers and Rs 30,000/- for the position of Finance, Administration and Innovation Associates.

Age: Not exceeding 35 years. The upper age limit is relaxable for the applicants from the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, Physically Handicapped and other special categories in accordance with the orders issued by the Central Government from time to time.

The Controlling Authority may give relaxation in qualification, experience and the upper age limit in case of deserving candidates. All the positions are contractual initially for three years. Candidates working in Government Departments / Public Sector Undertakings / Autonomous organisations should apply through proper channel.

Candidates can submit their applications in the prescribed format ( along with two reference letters, and a note explaining the suitability for post applied for to The Director, National Innovation Foundation-India, Grambharti, Amrapur, Gandhinagar Mahudi Road, Gandhinagar, Gujarat-382650, India by speed/ registered post.

For more details, please visit and for any query, please e-mail at The last date of submission of application is 15 October 2017.

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