Skip to main content

Opportunity for M.Pharm, MSc, M.Tech as Project Associate at NIPER


Clinical courses


Clinical research courses

Opportunity for M.Pharm, MSc, M.Tech as Project Associate at NIPER

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Hyderabad is an "Institute of National Importance" with proclaimed objectives of becoming Centre of Excellence for advanced research in pharmaceutical sciences. NIPER-Mohali was the first institute established in the year 1998 under the aegis of Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, the Govt. of India. Later, the DOP established 6 new NIPERs across the country including NIPER-Hyderabad which started functioning from 19th October 2007, from the premises of erstwhile R&D Centre of IDPL, Balanagar, Hyderabad.

Post : Project Associate

Applications are invited for the positions of Project Associate – 01 (PA-1) and Principal Project Associate for the project entitled “Creation of Nodal Centers for the Production of Imported APIs, KSMs, and Intermediates to Achieve Self-sufficiency in the Healthcare Sector” in the DST Cluster Scheme in the supervision of Prof Srinivas Nanduri (PI). The project is funded by the Department of Science and Technology DST, DST/TDT/TC/KSM/2022/02(G). The positions are for a period of one year only.

Essential Qualification for Project Associate – 01 (PA-1) : M.S / M.Pharm / M.Tech / M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry/ Process Chemistry / Medicinal Chemistry from a recognized University or equivalent. Research experience in organic synthesis, purification techniques, and spectral characterization will be preferred.
Salary : Rs.. 31,000+HRA to Scholars who are selected through (a) National Eligibility tests- GPAT/GATE/CSIR/UGC/ICMR CSIR-UGC-NET including lectureship (Assistant Professorship) or (b) A selection process through National level examination conducted by Central Government Departments and their agencies and institutions ii) and Rs. 25,000+HRA for others who don’t qualify

Essential Qualification for Principal Project Associate : Doctoral degree in Science/ Pharma with specialization in Organic Synthesis/ Medicinal Chemistry/ Process Development/ Semi-synthesis/ Natural products from a recognized University or equivalent
Salary : Rs. 49,000+HRA

Work Location : NIPER, Hyderabad

How to Apply : A detailed resume including the applicant’s personal details, educational qualifications, two references, and photocopies of all credentials in one pdf document is to be submitted by email ( with the subject line: ‘Applications- DST(KSM). Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Terms and Conditions
a) The positions are purely temporary and will be governed by administrative rules and regulations of NIPER, Hyderabad.
b) Candidates, before appearing for the interview, shall ensure that they are eligible for the position they intend to apply.
c) Interested candidate are required to send their detailed resume, including the applicant’s personal details, educational qualifications, two references, and photocopies of all credentials in one PDF document on or before 9th September 2023 to
d) The project duration is for one year and the position is co-terminus with the project.
e) No TA/DA is permissible for appearing in the interview and joining in case of selection.
f) The interview schedule will be notified to the shortlisted candidates by email soon after the last date of application.
g) Candidate shall bring along with them the original degree(s)/certificate(s) and experiencecertificate(s) at the time of interview for verification.
h) Appointment will be contractual in nature and as per the Institute terms and conditions.
i) Only short-listed candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview and noother communications in this regard will be entertained.
j) The position is temporary and is extendable till the completion of project subject to satisfactory performance.
k) The applicant will be responsible for the authenticity of information, other documents andphotographs submitted.
l) The Institute reserves the right to cancel the recruitment without assigning any reason.

Contact Details :
Dr. Srinivas Nanduri
Professor, Dept. of Chemical Sciences,
Email: (

Last date of receiving applications : 9th September 2023, by 5:00 pm.
Interview date : The shortlisted candidates will be contacted by email/phone to appear for an interview.

See All    Ph.D Alerts    M.Pharm Alerts    B.Pharm Alerts    MBA Alerts

See All   Other Jobs  in our Database

Subscribe to Pharmatutor Job Alerts by Email