NIF Recruitment 2017 – Apply 81 Innovation Associates, Managers Posts


NIF Recruitment 2017 – Apply 81 Innovation Associates, Managers Posts: National Innovation Foundation-India notification 2017. The autonomous Body of Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, National Innovation Foundation-India (NIF) has released a notification for the recruitment of 81 Innovation Associates/Innovation Fellows, Finance and Administration Managers/Associates posts.  Eligible and Interested candidates can apply from 12th September 2017 to 30th October 2017. Other details like age limit, vacancy details, educational qualification, application fee, how to apply, selection process, important dates given below.

NIF Recruitment 2017 Vacancy Details

Organization Name: National Innovation Foundation-India (NIF)

Job Category: Central Govt Job

Name of the Post: Innovation Associates, Managers

Total No.of Posts: 81

Job Location: All Over India

Posts Details:

  • Innovation Associates/Innovation Fellows: 75 Posts
  • Finance and Administration Managers/Associates: 06 Posts

NIF Recruitment 2017 Educational Qualification

  • Innovation Associates/Innovation Fellows: Candidate should have First Class Masters in Agriculture, Life Science (Botany, Plant Taxonomy, Ethnobotany, Microbiology, Medical Science (Ayurvedic, Allopathic), Natural Product Chemistry, Veterinary Science, Product and Industrial Design, Business Development/Entrepreneurship Development, Mass Communication, Journalism, Graphic Designing, Engineering(Mechanical, Agriculture, Electronics, Production), Intellectual Property Rights.
  • Finance and Administration Managers/Associates: Candidates possess CA/ICWA/CFA/ Post Graduate in Commerce, Finance, and accounts, Human Resource Management, Public Administration, Communication.

Age Limit for NIF Recruitment 2017 Jobs

The candidate maximum age should not be exceeding 35 years.

Age Relaxation: The upper age limit is relaxable for the applicants from the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, Physically Handicapped.

Pay Scale

  • Innovation Associates/Innovation Fellows: Rs.60,000/-
  • Finance and Administration Managers/Associates: Rs.50,000/-

Selection Process for National Innovation Foundation Recruitment 2017

  • Written Examination
  • Interview

Application Fee for National Innovation Foundation Notification 2017

  • No Fee

How to Apply for NIF 81 Posts Recruitment 2017

Candidates can download the application form from the NIF official website Then fill the application form, submit the application in the prescribed format along with two reference letters, and a note explaining the suitability for the post applied for to the following address by speed/registered post.


The Director,
National Innovation Foundation-India,
Gram Bharti, Amrapur,
Gandhinagar Mahudi Road,
Gandhinagar, Gujarat-382650,

Important Dates – Last Date for National Innovation Foundation Application Form 2017

Starting Date to Apply: 12.09.2017

Closing Date to Apply: 30.10.2017

Official Notification

Download the Application Form