Somatirtha Purohit

The National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), Chennai has invited applications for the recruitment of Project Scientific Assistant, Project Scientist I and other vacancies.

It is an autonomous R&D organization under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India.

Candidates can apply for the posts by visiting the official website at on or before February 28.

NIOT Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 89 posts

  • Project Scientist – II: 4 posts

  • Project Scientist – I: 25 posts

  • Project Scientific Assistant: 30 posts

  • Project Technician: 16 posts

  • Project Jr. Asst.: 14 posts

Educational Qualification

Interested candidates should have passed Class 10th/Class 12th/Diploma/BSc/MSc/BE/BTech from a recognised Board/University/Institution.

Age Limit

The age of the candidate should not exceed 50 years.

Pay Scale

  • Project Scientist – II: Rs 67,000 + HRA

  • Project Scientist – I: Rs 56,000 + HRA

  • Project Scientific Assistant: Rs 20,000 + HRA

  • Project Technician: Rs 20,000 + HRA

  • Project Jr. Asst.: Rs 20,000 + HRA

How To Apply

The candidates applying for the above posts should apply online through the web link and shall download the filled-in application form generated online and produce the same at the time of registration for interview/ Test.

Venue & Time Of Exam

Registration for the walk-in interview/ Test will start from 8:00 a.m.– 10.00 a.m on the scheduled dates for the posts at the National Institute of Ocean Technology, Pallikaranai, Chennai.

For more details, check the official notification.