Name of the organisation/Scheme: Physical Research Laboratory, Gujarat 

Designation: Post-Doctoral Fellowship


1. Thesis submitted but PhD degree awaited by the scholar 47,000/- per month

2. With PhD degree/from the day of application for Fellowship Enhancement after Ph.D. degree is formally awarded by the University/Institute 49,000/- per month

3. External PDF applicant holding a PhD degree + 2 or more than 2 years of PDF/Research Associate experience (experience certificate will be required at the time of application) 54,000/- per month


1. Doctorate (Ph. D.)/thesis submitted for Ph.D. in any field of Science or Engineering. However, the area of research should be compatible and related to those pursued in PRL.

2. Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Science or Engineering with first class (60%) or equivalent grades at both Bachelor’s and Master’s levels.

The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for the interview. Only after the initial screening of the application and considering the merit of the submitted research proposal, the candidates found suitable will be called for an interview at PRL.

Age limit: 35 Years

How to apply: Eligible candidates are requested to submit the application along with the following documents only by email to pdf[At]prl[Dot]res[Dot]in

1) Scanned copy of the Application in the prescribed format.

2) Abstract of Ph.D. thesis

3) List of Publications

4) Research proposal (maximum of 2000 words) and to be prepared in consultation with the proposed PRL supervisor

5) Detailed Bio-data with details of educational qualifications, age, work experience etc.

At the time of the interview, the candidates are required to produce original documents of the following: No Objection Certificate, from the employer concerned in respect of those applicants who are employed under Central / State Government / Public Sector Undertakings / Autonomous Bodies.

Last date for Submission of Application: 31-08-2020

Link for official notification: Click here

Download application: Click here

For more details contact:


PDF Committee.

Email: pdf[At]prl[Dot]res[Dot]in