The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune is a premier institute dedicated to research and teaching in the basic sciences. It was established in 2006 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (renamed as Ministry of Education in August 2020), Government of India. In 2012, IISER Pune was declared as an Institute of National Importance by an Act of Parliament. As a unique initiative in science education in India, IISER Pune aims to be a science university of the highest caliber devoted to both teaching and research in a totally integrated manner, with state-of-the-art research and high quality education, thus nurturing both curiosity and creativity.

Research and training at IISER Pune are conducted through these Departments: Biology, Chemistry, Data Science, Earth and Climate Science, Humanities and Social Sciences, Mathematics, and Physics. A new department of Science Education has been launched recently. Inter-disciplinary research is strongly encouraged and promoted. IISER Pune pursues front-ranking research not only at the institute campus but also in a network arrangement with other internationally reputed research institutions.


All candidates who have applied for faculty positions against earlier rolling advertisement are requested to register and apply afresh against the below advertisements subject to fulfillment of eligibility criteria.

Rolling Advertisements

1) Advertisement No. 01/2023

Rolling Advertisement under Special Recruitment Drive (SRD) for the positions of Assistant Professor (Grade I) and Associate Professor intended for Reserved Category Candidates i.e., SC/ST/OBC-NCL/PwBDs/EWS.

Click here for detailed advertisement (Advt no. 01/2023).

Click here for Amendment No. 1 against Advt. No. 01/2023.

Click here for Amendment No. 2 against Advt. No. 01/2023.

Click here for Amendment No. 3 against Advt. No. 01/2023.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE against Advt no. 01/2023.



2) Advertisement No. 02/2023

Rolling Advertisement for Unreserved (UR) positions of Assistant Professor (Grade I) in the Department of Data Science/ Humanities and Social Sciences/ Science Education.

Click here for detailed advertisement (Advt no. 02/2023).

Click here for Amendment No. 1 against Advt. No. 02/2023.

Click here for Amendment No. 2 against Advt. No. 02/2023.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE against Advt no. 02/2023.



Pay and Benefits

Salary will be as per the pay structure given below with allowances as admissible to Central Government employees in Pune. In addition, faculty joining IISER Pune will be eligible for medical reimbursement as per the Central Government Health Scheme and New Pension Scheme applicable to the government employees joining on or after January 01, 2004.


Position Academic Pay Level (7th Pay) Entry Pay (Rs.) DA# (@38%) (Rs.) HRA (@27%) (Rs.) TA+DA on TA (Rs.) Total (Rs.) 
Professor 14A
159100 60458 42957 9936 272451
Associate Professor 13A2 139600 53048 37692 9936 240276
Assistant Professor (Grade I) 12
101500 38570 27405 9936 177411
Assistant Professor (Grade II) 10 70900 26942 19143 9936 126921
# Note : Next DA revision due w.e.f. Jan 01, 2023

Faculty members will also receive a professional development allowance of Rs. 3,00,000/- for a 3-year period for expenses towards participating in national/international conferences, membership fees of professional bodies, contingencies etc.
All government rules regarding reservation will be followed.