Project Scientist Recruitment in National Institute of Rural Development, NIRD

(Centre for Geo-Informatics Application in Rural Development)

The Centre for Geo-informatics Application in Rural Development (CGARD), National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR), Hyderabad proposes to engage the services of suitable candidates on contract basis to work at NRSC/NIRDPR for the project ‘Geo-MGNREGA (Applications Development & Infrastructure) Implementation initially for the period of one year (depending upon satisfactory performance, likely to be extendable for further period of one year or co-terminus with the project period whichever is less). The details of qualifications, experience, remuneration, etc. are as follows:

Project Scientist –RS/GIS (Remote Sensing and GIS Analysis) - 6 Positions

Major Tasks Involved: Analyzing thematic patterns using expert know how

Essential Qualifications: M Sc in Agricultural Sciences (Specialisation in Soil Science/Agronomy / Agricultural meterology/ Plant Physiology) with B Sc in Agriculture.(OR) M Sc in Forestry (including specialization in Agro forestry / Forest Biology / Forest Management) with B Sc (Forestry) (Professional Degree programme). (OR) M Sc in Environmental Sciences with B Sc in Botony / Forestry / Environmental Sciences (OR) M Sc in Geography with B Sc Degree. 

All the above Master and Bachelor Degree Combinations need to have following respective combination of marks.

 Master Degree in First Class with an aggregate minimum of 60% marks (Average of all semesters) or CGPA/CPI Grading of a minimum of 6.5 on 10 point scale or equivalent. AND  Bachelor Degree in First Class with an aggregate minimum of 65% marks ( Average of all semester) or CGPA/CPI Grading of a minimum of 6.84 on 10 point scale or equivalent. 

Max. Age Limit: 35 Years

Desirable Qualifications & Experience: Knowledge of Remote Sensing and GIS is preferred. Experience in remote sensing / GIS applications for natural resource studies as well as technical reporting is desirable. 

Consolidated Remuneration: Rs.50,000/- per month 

Download Official notification for more detail: Click here

The candidates who fulfill the qualifications /experience may apply online in the prescribed format (Click here for Online Application). The candidates should submit a copy of print out of the submitted on-line application at the time of interview and the original certificates of qualification / experience for verification along with attested copies. Last Date for Submission of Online Applications is: 27th August, 2018 

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