IIT Kanpur Recruitment 2019: 18 Vacancies

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates to the post of Research Establishment Officer (REO) on contractual basis for a period of maximum 5 years. IIT Kanpur is an institute of national importance. Please find detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Commencement of online Registration: 15.02.2019

Last date for receipt of online application: 11.03.2019

Last date to apply offline: 18.03.2019

Last date for receipt of application (hard copy): 18.03.2019

About Vacancies

1REO (Grade I)03
2REO (Grade II)05
3Senior REO01

How to Apply

Eligible candidates must ensure that they possess the necessary qualifications and fulfil all the required criteria before applying for the posts.

Interested candidates need to apply online/offline by visiting the Official Website. No other mode of application submission would be accepted.

The candidates have to take the computer generated application along with attested copies to the following address:

Joint Registrar,

The Office of Dean,

Research & Development,

Indian Institute of Technology,



Essential Qualification

REO (Grade I) (chemistry)

Ph.D. in Chemistry.

Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience at IIT/University/Technical institutions OR Must have a minimum 2 years of experience in working principles of modern chemistry instrumentation.

REO (Grade II) (Computer Centre)


It would be desirable if the candidates have experience in maintaining servers, installation and maintenance of parallel computing software, writing applications etc.

REO (Grade II) (Physics)

B.Tech in Electrical Engineering or Electronics/M.Sc. ( Electronics)

Working knowledge of Ultra-high vacuum techniques.

Experience in maintenance and troubleshooting high/low voltage power supplies and control systems

REO (Grade I) (Imagineering Laboratory)

B.Tech+5 years of experience in industry.

Senior REO

Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering or allied fields plus 5 years of relevant experience or M.Tech/MSc with 8 years experience.

REO (Grade I) (SCDT & National Centre for Flexible Electronics)

M.Tech/MSc. Or equivalent

REO (Grade I) (Central Experimental Animal Facility)

PhD in biomedical field

REO (Grade II) (Office of Dean)

B.Tech/MSc or equivalent with LLB or Post Graduation in Law.

REO (Grade I) (Electrical Engineering)

M.Tech or M.Sc. + 3 years of experience or PhD+0 years of experience


S.No.DesignationMaximum age limit
1REO (Grade I)40 years
2REO (Grade II)45 years
3Senior REO48 years

Cut Off Date: 18.03.2019

Upper Age limit is relaxable by:

3 years for OBC (Non Creamy Layer).

5 years for SC/ST candidates.


Unreserved/OBC candidates: Rs 500

SC/ST/PwD/Women candidates: Nil

The fee has to be paid through crossed Demand Draft drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of The Registrar, IIT Kanpur payable at Kanpur.

Other Information

Pay Scale

S.No.DesignationLevel as per 7th CPCEmoluments (per month)
1REO (Grade I)10Rs 84,088
2REO (Grade II)11Rs 99,852
3Senior REO12Rs 1,12,937

Help Line

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Other Issues: +91-0512-2596842

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