Why recruit from IARI

Established in 1905 at Pusa, Bihar and relocated at New Delhi in 1936, the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) is the country’s premier national Institute for agricultural research, education & extension. It has served the cause of science and society with distinction through first rate research, generation of appropriate technologies and development of human resources of par excellence. The successful journey of India’s Green Revolution began from IARI fields. The Institute, over the past 100 years, had responded most dynamically to the needs, challenges and opportunities of Indian agriculture and adjusted its mandate, plans and programmes accordingly.

IARI rightly deserves the sobriquet “Mother Institute” as its alumni form the backbone of teaching, research and research management of agriculture in the country. The contribution of IARI towards human resources development for the national and international agricultural research and education systems is unparalleled. The vision of the Institute is to steer the policies, strategies, priorities, programmes and activities of IARI to meet the emerging challenges and opportunities and to maintain its leadership role.

General overview of Career Counselling & Placement Cell

The Cell is committed to provide all possible assistance to its Postgraduates in their efforts to find employment. This commitment is demonstrated by the existence of a full time professor in charge. The benefit of this assistance is reflected in the preparation of students who are able to secure lucrative and esteemed positions in recent years. Its service operates year round to facilitate contacts between companies and Research scholar.  Staff is available to respond to student's question and concern of all kinds. This may include advice on placement procedures, help with preparation of applications and resumes and practice for interviews. The aim is to ensure that students have the information and skills necessary for an effective job search. All advice is based on up-to-date placement statistics and an envisioned view of future and educational and industrial trends. Apart from hiring activities, the Cell organizes interactive sessions, special lectures and seminars so as to prepare the students for a smooth transition to their professional lives and face the challenges of the outside world. Being premier research institute of India, every effort is undertaken by the cell is to create opportunities for research scholars, such R & D in government and private enterprises.

Placement Cell Role and Facilities

  • Separate cell has been established with one full time staff incharge for placement
  • Guide students to approach companies.
  • Survey on recruiters expectations from students.
  • Alumni networking.
  • Organizes training sessions on soft skill development
  • Personality development
  • Interpersonal & communication skills
  • Career Counselling