ICAR-IARI Division of Agronomy Senior Research Fellowship
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)

Agriculture,Soil Science
M.S. (Master of Science),M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) are inviting applications for ICAR-IARI Division of Agronomy Senior Research Fellowship 2020 from MSc degree holders. The fellowship is meant for ICAR-NASF project entitled, “Developing precision nutrient management protocols for rice-wheat and rice-maize systems in Indo-Gangetic Plains”. The selected fellows will receive INR 31,000 per month plus HRA.


The selected fellows will receive INR 31,000 per month plus HRA.


  • CV
  • NET certificate
  • Experience certificate
  • Passport size photograph
Terms and Conditions
  • Positions are purely temporary and will be filled on contractual basis.
  • Age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST/Women & 3 years for OBC, is applicable as per Govt. of India/ICAR Rules.
  • Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.
  • Candidates having no near/ distant relative(s) working at ICAR/ IARI will also furnish a declaration (format given below) on or before the date of interview.


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by June2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must-

  • Be minimum 18 years and maximum 35 years of age 
  • Hold an MSc degree in Agriculture (Agronomy / Soil Science)
  • having post graduate degree in Basic Sciences with 3 years Bachelor's degree and 2 years Master's degree
  • should have NET qualification
  • Knowledge in computer applications, data entry/analysis, interpretation of results, report writing

How To Apply

  • Eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

    Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
    Step 2: Download the application format.
    Step 3: Prepare all relevant documents.
    Step 4: Send the application along with a scanned copy of the original documents through email to head_agro@iari.res.in or vks.pdfsr@gmail.com.