IIT Madras Recruitment 2019: Faculty Vacancies

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates to the faculty posts at the levels of Assistant Professor and Associate Professor. Please find detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Last date for applying: 14.06.2019 till 5.00 PM

Cut-off date for determining eligibility of candidates: 31.05.2019

About Vacancies

1Aerospace EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
2Applied MechanicsAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
3BiotechnologyAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
4Chemical EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
5ChemistryAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
6Civil EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
7Computer Science & EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
8Electrical EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
9Engineering DesignAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
10Humanities & Social SciencesAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
11Management StudiesAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
12MathematicsAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
13Mechanical EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
14Metallurgical & Materials Engg.Associate Professor
15Ocean EngineeringAssistant Professor, Associate Professor
16PhysicsAssociate Professor

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 by visiting the Official Website. A scan of the signed copy of the datasheet (only) has to be uploaded using the online link. In case of doubts, please contact: Dean (Administration) IIT Madras Chennai 600 036. ([email protected])

Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility.

Essential Qualification

Ph.D., with first class or equivalent at the preceding degree in the appropriate branch with consistently good academic record throughout.

Assistant Professor (Grade II): Candidates with Ph.D. but with less than three years of industrial/research/teaching experience may be considered for this post.

Assistant Professor (Grade I): Candidates with at least three years industrial/research/ teaching experience excluding however, the experience gained while pursuing Ph.D. may be considered for this post.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR At least 6 years industrial /research/teaching experience of which at least three years should be at the level of Assistant Professor / Senior Scientific Officer / Senior Design Engineer. (at AGP 8000 / Pay Level -12 or higher)


Maximum: 35 years

Cut Off Date: 31.05.2019

Other Information

Pay Scale

Post7th CPC Pay LevelWith House Rent AllowanceWithout House Rent Allowance
Assistant Professor Grade-IIPay Level: 10 Minimum Pay: ₹ 70900/-₹104500/-₹ 87500/-
Assistant Professor Grade-IPay Level: 12 Minimum Pay: ₹101500/-₹146100/-₹121800/
Associate ProfessorPay Level: 13A2 Minimum Pay: ₹139600/-₹198000/-₹ 164500/-

Official Link

Official Website

Official Notification



IIT Madras Recruitment 2018 for Professor and Assistant-Professor Posts

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has invited online applications from qualified candidates for Faculty posts in the organisation. The candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in written test and/or interview. The total number of vacancies is given below. The applications have to be submitted online on the official website of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, the link for which is given at the end of the post.  The candidates have to submit the applications on or before the last date i.e 16th November 2018. All the important details like educational qualifications, pay scale etc. are mentioned in the official notification. This is a good opportunity to work in the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras

About the vacancies

The total number of vacancies for this recruitment are as follows:

  • Assistant Professor Grade-I
  • Assistant Professor Grade-II
  • Professor

Departments / Disciplines

  1. Aerospace Engineering
  2. Applied Mechanics
  3. Biotechnology
  4. Chemical Engineering
  5. Chemistry
  6. Civil Engineering
  7. Computer Science & Engineering
  8. Electrical Engineering
  9. Engineering Design
  10. Humanities and Social Sciences
  11. Management Studies
  12. Mathematics
  13. Mechanical Engineering
  14. Ocean Engineering
  15. Physics

Educational Qualifications

The educational qualification needed for this recruitment are as follows:

  • Candidate should have  completed Degree in the relevant discipline from Recognized Board/University.

Pay Scale

The pay scale for this recruitment are as follows:

  • Assistant Professor Grade-I : Pay Level-12 ₹ 101500/-
  • Assistant Professor Grade-II : Pay Level-10 ₹ 70900/-
  • Professor : Pay Level 14A ₹ 159100/-

Age Limit

The age limit for this recruitment are as follows:

  • Refer to the notification

Last Date

The last date for this recruitment is as follows:

  • 16th November 2018

Official Links

Following are the official links and other important dates related to this recruitment: