Assam University is a collegiate central public university located at Silchar, Assam, India. It was founded in the year 1994 by the provisions of an act enacted by the Parliament of India. The Governor of Assam is the Chief Rector and the President of India is acting as the Visitor of the University. The Chancellor is the ceremonial head of the university while the executive powers rest with the Vice-chancellor. The University has sixteen schools which offer Humanities, Languages, Environmental Sciences, Information Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Law, Technology and Management Studies. There are 42 departments under these sixteen schools. The five districts under the jurisdiction of Assam University have 73 undergraduate colleges as on 31 March 2020. Assam University is an institutional signatory to the Global Universities Network for Innovation (GUNI), Barcelona and United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) for its commitment to educational social responsibilities.
Assam University is the second Central University of Assam after Tezpur University. Both were established in 1994.
Assam University Silchar has recently released a job notification for the recruitment of Junior Research Fellow (JRF) and Project Associate (PA) vacancies. Desirous candidates can check all the job details of no of posts, age limit, salary, qualification etc prescribed below:
Assam University Silchar Job Openings
Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
Project Associate (PA)
No. of Posts
Exploration of native legumes and characterization of associated nitrogen fixing microsymbionts in North-Eastern India for development of biofertilizers
Utilization of soil and plant microbial resources for enhancing the productivity of cropping system and soil health under jhum and terrace/valley agroecosystems of Eastern and North-Western Indian Himalayas.
25th May 2022
Junior Research Fellow
MSc (Microbiology / Life Science / Biotechnology) with at least 55% marks + NET / GATE qualified.
MSc (Microbiology / Life Science / Biotechnology) with at least 55% marks , preferably NET / GATE qualified.
Candidates can send soft copy of their biodata or CV to email@example.com on or before 24th May 2022
A walk-in-interview will be held on 25th May 2022 at 1:30 PM in the Department of Microbiology, Assam University, Silchar, PIN-788011