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NIPHM Recruitment 2017 Apply for 05 Various Director Vacancies

NIPHM Recruitment 2017: The official site of National Institute of Plant Health Management (NIPHM) has been updated with two new recruitment notifications. As per the advertisement of NIPHM, only five openings are currently available below Joint Director, Deputy Director and Assistant Director Posts. Individuals who have done Doctorate or Master Degree in Agriculture or chemistry related subjects are suitable for these posts. The appointments for these posts will be made through two methods viz. Direct and Deputation basis. Candidates who are willing to know more about NIPHM Recruitment 2017 can read the below stated information.

Institute National Institute of Plant Health Management (NIPHM)
Designation Joint Director, Deputy Director & Assistant Director
No of Posts 05 Last Date Within 45 days/ 30 days
Qualification PhD/ MD/ M.Sc
Job Nature Direct Or Deputation Basis
Location Hyderabad

NIPHM Recruitment 2017

National Institute of Plant Health Management (NIPHM) is a self governed organization which was stated mainly for enhancing the Agricultural Production in our country. It functions below the control of Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare. NIPHM requires talented, research oriented and self devoted officials for serving below the above stated posts. Candidates who possess excellent teaching, research and Training experience in their related field are more suitable for these posts. Aspirants have to undergo several screening process for getting into these positions. Those who are successful in NIPHM Recruitment 2017 will be offered attractive salary as per norms.

Designation Wise Vacancy Details

Sl.No Designation Post No’s Age Limit Salary
A Notification-I  
1 Joint Director Plant Protection 1 55 years Rs.39100/-
Chemistry 1
2 Deputy Director Plant Pathology 1 45 years
Chemistry 1
B Notification-II
3 Assistant Director (Plant Health Management – Horticulture & floriculture) 1 45 years

Necessary Qualification: Incumbents who have obtained Master’s degree or PhD in Agriculture or Horticulture or chemistry or Botany or any similar qualification from a reputed organization are preferable qualifications for the above posts.

Designation Qualification Experience
Joint Director MD in Agri/ Horticulture with Specialty in

· Plant Pathalogy

· Entomology

· Nematology


MD in Botany or Zoology


MD in

· Chemistry

· Organic Chemistry

· Analytical Chemistry

12 years
Deputy Director 10 years
Assistant Director MD in Agri/ Horticulture in

Plant Pathology


MD in Botany with Plant Pathology


M.Sc in Horticulture



5 years

Work Experience: Aspirants who are willing to apply on direct basis should hold beforehand experience in areas of SPS matters, Plant quarantine, pest incursion management, pest risk analysis, Pesticide residue analysis, etc.

However, candidates with experience in Teaching or Training in their respective field will be given more priority. Officials who are applying on deputation basis should hold analogous post on regular basis for minimum period of 5 years.

  • Minimum Experience – 5 to 12 years

Age Limitations: The upper age limit for direct and deputation basis are already mentioned on the above table. The age of the applicants will be calculated according to the last date of application submission.

Reserved category applicants who are applying on direct recruitment basis can get age relaxation as per government rules.

  • Relaxation for PWD – 10 years
  • Relaxation for Obs – three Years
  • Relaxation for SC/ ST – 5 years

The upper age limit for applicants who are applying on deputation is freezed to 56 years in accordance to institute norms.

Recruitment Process: The application send through the post will be checked by the selection panel and only the shortlisted candidates would be invited for Written Test, Power Point presentation (PPT) followed by Interview. Aspirants who are qualifying in these processes will be added to the final selection list.

  • For Joint Director – PPT and Interview
  • For Deputy Director & Asst Director – Written Test, PPT and Interview

Remunerations: If the candidates are appointed on direct basis, then they should undergo probation for a period of two years. During the service, both direct/ deputation appointees will get paid according to pay band 3 only.

  • Pay Scale for All Posts – Rs.15600 to 39100/- pm
  • Grade Pay for Joint Director – Rs.7600/-
  • Grade Pay for Deputy Director – Rs.6600/-
  • Grade Pay for Asst Director – Rs.5400/-

Applying Procedure for NIPHM Recruitment 2017

Incumbents who are fulfilling the qualifying conditions of NIPHM Recruitment can download the application format from the official site i.e. “www.niphm.gov.in”. After downloading the form in Word format, fill the form with required details and affix a recent passport size photo on the given space.

Take the hardcopy of the form and attach the following self attested documents along with the form.

For direct Basis

  • Educational Certificate
  • Experience certificate
  • Age Proof
  • Community certificate, etc

For Deputation Basis

  • ACRs/ APARs for last 5 years
  • Vigilance clearance
  • Integrity certificate
  • Cadre Clearance Certificate
  • Major/ Minor Penalty certificate for last 10 years

Write as “Post Applied for____” on the top of the self addressed envelope and send to “Registrar, National Institute of Plant Health Management, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500 030, Telangana” on or before the last date. In service candidates have to send the application through their present employer only.

Official Notification niphm.gov.in

Dates to Remember

Date of Advertisement 18th Jan 2017
Last Date for Receipt of Application Within 45 days from the date of publication of advertisement in Newspaper
Date of Advertisement 19th Jan 2017
Last Date for Receipt of Application Within 30 days from the date of publication of advertisement in Newspaper
Date of Selection Process 15th March 2017 (tentative)

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Note: In the above paragraphs, we have come up with the details such as qualification, experience, age, etc of NIPHM Recruitment 2017 for making it easy for reference. Furthermore details can be gathered from the official notice.

Updated: 4th February 2017 — 3:50 pm
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