Special Drive for Scheduled Tribe (ST) - Indian Institute of Technology, Madras


Indian Institute of Technology, Madras shortly called as IITM is one of the foremost institutions of national importance in applied and basic research and higher technological education. The first agreement between India and Germany was signed in the year 1959 for the establishment of IITM. The campus of the university is located in the city of Chennai and the previous name of the city was Madras.

Recruitment by IIT, Madras:

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras has called for applications from eligible ST candidates for various positions and the details regarding the notification issued by the institution in this regard are given below:

Name of the positions: Various positions specially meant for ST candidates

Number of Vacancies: Total number of vacancies is 25, which is divided among the different positions for which applications are invited are given below:

1. Assistant Registrar – 01

2. Security Officer – 01

3. Technical Officer Grade 1 – 01

4. Technical Superintendent – 02

5. Junior Technical Superintendent – 01

6. Junior Superintendent – 01

7. Physical Training Instructor – 01

8. Senior Library Information Assistant – 01

9. Junior Technician – 03

10. Driver – 01

11. Junior Assistant - 12

Pay scale: Pay scales for the positions are:

1. Assistant Registrar – Rs.15600-39100+GP of Rs.5400

2. Security Officer – Rs.15600-39100+GP of Rs.5400

3. Technical Officer Grade 1 – Rs.15600-39100+GP of Rs.5400

4. Technical Superintendent – Rs.9300-34800+GP of Rs.4600

5. Junior Technical Superintendent – Rs.9300-34800+GP of Rs.4200

6. Junior Superintendent – Rs.9300-34800+GP of Rs.4200

7. Physical Training Instructor – Rs.9300-34800+GP of Rs.4200

8. Senior Library Information Assistant – Rs. 9300-34800+GP of Rs.4200

9. Junior Technician – Rs.5200-20200+GP of Rs.2000

10. Driver – Rs.5200-20200+GP of Rs.2000

11. Junior Assistant – Rs.5200-20200+GP of Rs.2000

Eligibility Requirement:

Educational Qualification and experience: Some specific education qualification and experience requirements are to be satisfied by ST candidates to apply for these positions and for details, candidate can visit http://www.iitm.ac.in/downloads/Recruitment/SpecialDriveSTAdver21sep11.pdf

Age: The upper age limit for positions numbers 1,2 and 3 is 55 years, for positions nos. 4 to 8, it is 37 years and for 9-11 it is 32 years.


Candidates can download the application form from the website of IIT, Madras from http://www.iitm.ac.in/downloads/Recruitment/SpecialDriveSTAppl20sep11.pdf or application form along with other qualification requirements, can be obtained by sending a requisition letter to the Registrar of the institution along with self-addressed stamped envelope worth Rs.10 and the cover for requisition should include the words ‘requisition for application for the post of …………’.

How to apply:

Duly filled in application should be sent to the address given below before the 15th of November 2011:

The Registrar,

IIT Madras,

Chennai – 600 036

Last Date for receipt of application: 15th of November 2011

For detailed job notification issued by the Indian Institute of Technology for special drive, candidates can visit the notification page at http://www.iitm.ac.in/downloads/Recruitment/SpecialDriveSTAdver21sep11.pdf



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