Tea Board of India walk-in for Junior Research Fellow/SRF
Company :
Tea Board of India
Job Role :
Junior Research Fellow/SRF
Eligibility :
Experience :
0 - 2 Years
Job Location :
Darjeeling (W.B.)
Walk-In Date :
20 Aug 2019
Walk-In Time :
12:00 PM

Company Profile:

Tea is one of the industries, which by an Act of Parliament comes under the control of the Union Govt. The genesis of the Tea Board India dates back to 1903 when the Indian Tea Cess Bill was passed. The Bill provided for levying a cess on tea exports - the proceeds of which were to be used for the promotion of Indian tea both within and outside India. The present Tea Board set up under section 4 of the Tea Act 1953 was constituted on 1st April 1954. It has succeeded the Central Tea Board and the Indian Tea Licencing Committee which functioned respectively under the Central Tea Board Act,1949 and the Indian Tea Control Act, 1938 which were repealed. The activities of the two previous bodies had been confined largely to regulation of tea cultivation and export of tea as required by the International Tea Agreement then in force, and promotion of tea Consumption.

Project Duration:

Purely on temporary basis initially for one year which may be extended based on performance.

Essential Qualification:

For SRF: M.Sc. in Life Science/ griculture/Biotechnology/ Plant Breeding and Genetics/ Molecular Biology/any other relevant subject with two (2) years experience of research in tea.

For JRF: M.Sc. in Life Science/Agriculture/Biotechnology/Plant Breeding and Genetics/ any other relevant subject. Candidates with NET qualification will be preferred.


For SRF: Rs 28,000/- + 15% HRA= Rs 32,200/-p.m (consolidated).

For JRF: Rs.25,000/-+15% HRA per month for NET qualified candidate or Rs 22,000/-+ 15% HRA for Non- NET qualified candidate.

Age Limit:

For Senior Research Fellow: Not more than 32 years as on 01.01.2019.
For Junior Research Fellow: Not more than 28 years as on 01.01.2019.

Venue Details:

DTR&DC, Tea Board of India,
A.B.Path, Kurseong - 734203,
Distt.-Darjeeling (W.B.).