IITM Recruitment 2022 35 Research Fellow Posts

IITM Research Fellow Recruitment 2022 | IITM: 35 Research Fellow Posts 2022 | IITM Research Fellow Job Notification 2022 | IITM Research Fellow 2022 Online Application @ www.tropmet.res.in– IITM invites Online applications for recruitment of 35 IITM Research Associates, IITM Research Fellows Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website @ www.tropmet.res.in from 13.05.2022 to 27.06.2022.


IITM Recruitment 2022  [Quick Summary]

Organization Name:

Indian Institute Of Tropical Meteorology

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Job Category:

Central Govt Jobs 

Employment Type:

Contract Basis

Total No of Vacancies: 

35 Research Associates, Research Fellows Posts

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Starting Date: 


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Official Website 


Latest IITM Research Fellow Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

IITM Invites Applications for the Following Posts


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IITM Research Associates



IITM Research Fellows





IITM Research Fellow Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:  

1. IITM Research Associates - A Doctorate degree from a recognized University in Meteorology/ Atmospheric Sciences/ Oceanography/ Physics/ Applied Physics/ Geophysics / Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/ Statistics/ Chemistry/ Mechanical Engineering/ Aerospace Engineering/ Geology/ Earth Sciences/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications or equivalent subjects and having at least one research paper in Science Citation Index (SCI) journal in the relevant field.

Desirable Qualifications:

i)Candidate should have minimum 60% aggregate mark in the Master’s degree.

ii) Demonstrated skill in weather and climate modelling/ observational techniques/ data analysis/ fluid dynamics & turbulence/ work on tropical cyclone research etc. supported by peer reviewed publications.

iii) Well acquainted in WRF model parameterizations and simulations/ WRF Setup/ WRF large Eddy Simulation/ Post processing with NCL/ Operating System like Linux/ Computer Programming like Python, AI/ML, FORTRAN, C++, R etc.,/ shell scripting/ Hotwire anemometry/ PIV/ Numerical Simulations/ MATLAB software/ CFD software’s, etc.

iv)Research experience in Dendroclimatology/ Speleothem/ Stable Isotope/ Geochemistry/ Palioclimate/ experience in utilizing verification packages like MET, MET-TC, VSDB etc.,

2. IITM Research Fellows - Post Graduate degree in Physical Sciences [includes Physics, Applied Physics, Atmospheric Sciences, Meteorology, Oceanography, Climate Science, Geophysics with Meteorology as one of the subject/ Environmental Sciences/ Electronics or equivalent subjects] / Chemical Sciences [includes Chemistry/ Physical Chemistry/ Inorganic Chemistry/ Organic Chemistry or equivalent subjects]/ Mathematical Sciences [includes Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics/ statistics or equivalent subjects] with at least 55% marks for General and OBC Category (50% for SC, ST and Physically Handicapped Category).

M. Tech. in Atmospheric/ Oceanic Sciences or equivalent subject with at least 55% marks for General and OBC Category (50% for SC, ST and Physically Handicapped Category).

Master’s degree from any branch of Engineering with at least 55% marks for General and OBC Category (50% for SC, ST and Physically Handicapped Category).

Desirable Qualifications:

Demonstrated skills in computer programming Linux, UNIX, Windows/ FORTRAN/ C etc.

Age Limit: (As on 27.06.2022)

1. IITM Research Associates - 35 years

2. IITM Research Fellows - 28 years

The Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST; 3 years for OBC, 10 Years for Persons with Disabilities (15 years for SC/ST PWD’s & 13 years for OBC PWD’s) and for Ex-S as per Govt. of India rules. Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules. Go through IITM official Notification 2022 for more reference


Salary Details:

1. IITM Research Associates - Rs. 47,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA;

2. IITM Research Fellows - Rs. 31,000/- p.m. plus admissible HRA;


IITM Research Fellow Selection Process 2022:

IITM may follow the following process to select the candidates.


Written Exam




How to apply for IITM Research Fellow Post:  

Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the IITM website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. www.tropmet.res.in from 13.05.2022 to 27.06.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.


Important Dates for IITM Research Fellow Post: 

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IITM Research Fellow Official Notification & Application Link:

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