International Centre for Technological Innovations is a research organisation conducting ground-breaking research, and carrying out multi-disciplinary activities in the field of science and nation building. Our research is action oriented and we are committed to engaging with the beneficiaries of our research in order to foster the social and economic impact of our work. Our projects are implemented in partnership with stakeholders from the academia, industry, public, private, and civil society sectors. We have a clear focus on early career researchers, for whom we offer the best support and research environment in which to develop extraordinary career opportunities nationally and internationally. To develop the next generation of researchers and innovators we provide multidisciplinary research training with exposure to new ideas, technologies, skills and travel opportunities.
International Centre for Technological Innovations invites applications for Research Associate to join our Banking and Finance programme.
Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct high quality research work leading to new discoveries
Develop valuable intellectual property, technology, design, knowhow, etc. leading to new products, services and solutions.
Write research thesis
Publish research papers in journals
Attend conferences and deliver talks
Prepare applications for patents
Prepare and submit applications for research grants
Develop business plans for commercialising the research
Submit applications for awards and competitions
Develop, manage and create content for project website
Promotion of project via TV/Newspaper coverage, social media marketing
Develop brochures, videos, etc.
Create knowledge transfer plans
Organise technology demonstration training cum transfer workshops
Prepare documentations – licencing agreements
Recruitment and training of team
Educational Qualification: Any Bachelor's Degree
Preference for candidates having background in commerce, finance, economics or engineering
Knowledge and technical skills
Leadership capacity and management skills
Self-starter with ability to complete tasks independently
The Research Associate position will be of excellent value for those who want to pursue a Masters or PhD in world’s best universities. The selected candidates will be admitted to our PgCert Programme in Research. This will help you in building a competitive profile for admission to international Masters and Doctoral programs with an eye on coveted international jobs. The track record of ICTI Research Associates in top masters/doctoral programs includes admission to top-ranked universities in UK, Europe, USA, with full scholarships. In the past few years, about a dozen ICTI scholars have been awarded the prestigious Commonwealth Scholarship to pursue higher studies.
The schedule of application/selection process is:
Online Application Opens
14 November 2018
Online Application Closes
26 November 2018
Online Aptitude Examination*
16 December 2018
Aptitude Exam Result Declaration
11 January 2019
24 February 2019
11-20 March 2019
* Examination Fee: Rs 125
Online Aptitude Examination
Online aptitude examination will be conducted on 16th December 2018. Candidates can take the test at home, college or any other convenient location using a computer, mobile phone or tablet with access to internet. Login details for taking online test will be emailed to registered candidates on/before 14th December 2018. There is a fee of Rs 125/-.
Click the button below to pay the aptitude examination fee and proceed with application. Last date to submit application is 26 November 2018