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Applications are invited for faculty positions for IIT Guwahati in the following specializations:




Assistant Professor on contract*/Assistant Professor

Associate Professor


Tentative Interview Schedule

Last Interview Held on

Chemical Engineering


B.Tech in Chemical Engineering / Petroleum Engineering along with Ph.D in the following areas of specialization:

  • Process Control and Optimisation
  • Petroleum Engineering 
All areas in Chemical Engineering All areas in Chemical Engineering 13th Oct, 2018

7th Dec, 2016


Mechanical Engineering


Machine Design, Manufacturing [3D Printing, Industrial Engineering] Machine Design, Manufacturing Fluid and Thermal Engineering. -- 27th Oct, 2018

18th March, 2017


Electronics and Electrical Engineering


-- -- -- 9th June, 2018.
Civil Engineering -- -- -- -- 16th December, 2016
Design -- -- -- -- 7th April, 2018.
Centre for Rural Technology -- -- -- -- 5th Nov, 2016
Humanities and Social Sciences -- -- -- -- 31st March, 2017






--  22nd April, 2017
Chemistry -- -- -- --   1st May, 2017
Centre for Energy --. -- -- -- 6th May, 2017
Computer Science and Engineering -- -- -- -- 10th March, 2018.


  --   --   --   -- 17th March, 2018.
Biosciences and Bioengineering   --   --   --   -- 2nd June, 2018.
Last date for receipt of completed application forms: 

Applications submitted 21 (twenty one) days prior to the date of interview will be considered. At least two reference letters from persons well acquainted with candidate's work are essential for consideration of candidature. Candidates have to ensure that reference letters as above reach the Institute well before the date of interview for consideration of their application.  Tentative schedule of interviews for different departments is mentioned in the table above. 


Reference letters from the referees may be sent electronically to rec@iitg.ernet.in or to the address mentioned below:


Asst. Registrar (Faculty Affairs)
Ph : +91-361-2582189 / 2582059
Fax: +91-361-2690762
E-mail: rec [AT] iitg.ernet.in


Minimum Qualifications:


Ph.D. with first class at the preceding degree or equivalent in the appropriate branch with a very good academic record. 


Professor: A minimum of 10 years of experience of which at least 4 years should be at the level of Associate Professor in IITs, IIsc Bangalore, IIMs, NITIE Mumbai and IISERs or at an equivalent level in any such other Indian or foreign institution / institutions of comparable standards.

Associate Professor:  A minimum of 6 years of teaching / research / industrial experience of which at least 3 years should be at the level of Assistant Professor, Senior Scientific Officer / Senior Design Engineer.

Assistant Professor: At least 3 years of teaching / research / industrial experience, excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D.

Assistant Professor on contract*:   This is not a regular cadre of the Institute. Ph.D. without adequate experience are eligible for the post of Assistant Professor on contract basis.

Professor of an Institute of national importance who is on the verge of retirement or who has recently retired may also apply for a contract appointment.
Minimum requirements of qualification and/or experience may be relaxed in respect of exceptionally outstanding candidates.


Hard copy ( off-line ) of application is not acceptable  .


Please submit application online here