Periyar University Research Fellowship 2017


Applications are invited in the prescribed format for the University Research Fellowship for the following Departments. Eligible candidates may apply in the prescribed format on or before 31st August 2017 by 05.00 pm


Name of the Post: University Research Fellow


Total No. of Posts: 19


Name of the Depts.:

1. Textiles and Apparel Design: 04 Posts

2. Environmental Science: 04 Posts

3. Microbiology: 02 Posts

4. Food Science and Nutrition: 03 Posts

5. Periyar Institute of Management Studies 03 Posts

6. Computer Science: 03 Posts


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Candidates who have passed the Post Graduate degree of this University or of any other University in Tamil Nadu to have obtained a minimum 55% of Marks in their respective subject. However, the minimum eligibility marks to have obtained SC/ST Candidates is 50%


PG Degree in MSC – Textiles and Clothing/Costume Design and Fashion/Textiles and Apparel Design or any other Degree related in Textiles and Fashion


The candidate who have applied for URF in Environment Science based on our Adv. No. PU/AD3/99/2017 dated 08-03-2017 need not apply again


Duration: Two years


Stipend: Rs.6000/- per month with Contingency of Rs.6000/- per year for URF


Mode of Selection: By written test, interview if necessary



Application form can be obtained from the Registrar by sending a crossed Demand Draft for Rs.200/- (SC/ST candidates are eligible to have one application at free of cost) drawn in favour of “The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem-11”, payable at Salem with a self addressed envelope (25cmx12cm) stamped to the value of Rs.40/-


The SC/ST candidates to be enclosed an attested copy of permanent community certificate and PG provisional certificate or degree certificate or mark statement of all the semester


University reserves the right to select or not to select the applicants for URF. Applications filled to be made only in the form prescribed by the University. Applications can also be downloaded from the Periyar University Website


Important Dates


The Last Date for Receipt of filled in Application is 31st August 2017 by 05.00 pm