JOB POST: Research Associate / Fellow @ IIFT, Delhi [1 Year Contractual, Salary upto Rs. 30,000]: Apply by Sept 2


IIFT is a premier institution of education, training and research in the area of International Business set up by Department of Commerce, Government of India. The Centre for WTO Studies was established at the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade in November, 2002. The Centre is a professional body which conducts independent research and training programmes on the WTO and related matters.

Contractual Appointment

Purely on contractual basis for a period of one year.


For its research work, the Centre intends to engage Researchers either at the level of Research Associate (Legal) or at the level of Research Fellow (Legal) purely on contractual basis for a period of one year.


Degree in Law (LLB).

Candidates having teaching/research experience on issues related to WTO and legal aspects of International Trade preferably services shall be preferred.

The candidate should have sound knowledge of computer application and packages [M.S. Word, M.S. Access, M.S. Outlook, Excel, Power Point] as well as good command over English (spoken and written) with interest in research activities.


The appointment will be purely on contractual basis for a period of one year, with a possibility of further extension based on the performance.


The Researchers shall be paid fixed monthly emoluments depending upon their qualification and experience as under:

Research Associate (Legal) : Rs. 25,000/- per month

Research Fellow (Legal) : Rs. 30,000/- per month

Date of Joining

The selected candidate will need to join immediately.

Application Procedure

Indian nationals having the above qualifications and experience should only apply and send their c.v. by email to Shri A.K. Lahiri, Administrative Officer, Centre for WTO Studies, IIFT, New Delhi.

Email id:


2nd September, 2016

Written Test

The shortlisted candidates shall be called for written test, computer skill test and interview before the Selection Committee at the Centre for W.T.O. Studies (7th Floor), Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, B-21, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi – 110016 (near Qutab Hotel, Opposite Katwaria Sarai).

The date and time of the test and interview shall be intimated to the shortlisted candidates only in due course.

It is also brought to the notice of all concerned that no TA/DA shall be payable to the candidates appearing for written test and interview and that the candidates coming from outside Delhi shall have to make their own arrangements for stay in Delhi and the Centre shall neither pay nor arrange for their accommodation.

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