PLP Recruitment June 21, 2022

Date June 21, 2022

Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata is inviting applications for the recruitment of one (01) Project linked person purely on temporary basis to work on the project titled "Quantum Multiparty Learning theory and Quantum Channel Capacities" in the Electronics & Communication Sciences Unit of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.


Essential: M.E./ M.Tech. in Computer Science/ Electronics Engineering/ Electrical Engineering or related discipline with good academic record. M.Sc. in Statistics/Mathematics/ Computer Science or equivalent final year final semester students can also apply. Good mathematical skills and knowledge are essential.

Desirable: Acquaintance with quantum computing and information theory.

Pay: A consolidated pay ranging between 28000/- (Rupees twenty eight thousand only) to 35000/- (Rupees thirty five thousand only) per month (consolidated) depending on the qualification and experience of the selected candidate.

Tenure of appointment: The duration of appointment is up to 31 March 2023 from the date of his/ her joining the institute which may be extended later/ terminated earlier, depending on availability of funds & performance of the candidate.

Age: Should not exceed 35 years as on 01 June 2022. with usual relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/ Women and differently abled candidates. Age relaxation may be given to exceptionally bright candidates with relevant experience.

A candidate applying for this position should send their application by email to with subject "ECSU PLP Recruitment 2022" latest by 08 July 2022 addressed to the Professor-in-Charge, Computer & Communication Sciences Division, Indian Statistical Institute. The covering letter must include Project Name along with the current resume (signed) of the candidate in English, which is required to include (a) Name (In block letters), (b) Passport size photograph, (c) Permanent/ Present Address, (d) E-mail Address, (e) Telephone/Mobile No., (f) Parent's/Spouse's Name, (g) Date of birth, (h) Academic Qualifications (with percentage of marks obtained in each examination starting from 10th class), (i) Experience (if am·), (j) Aadhar Card No. (k) SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled status with self-attested scanned copies of all documents/testimonials. At the time of joining, selected candidates have to produce all relevant documents/testimonials in original for verification and a medical certificate of fitness from the Medical Officer of the Institute. Failing this, the institute will offer the position to the next candidate in the merit list prepared for this purpose. A resume with incomplete information or without supporting documents will be summarily rejected. Applicants shortlisted for written test/ interview (online or in person) will be notified by e-mail to the address provided in the application, maintaining all preventive measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 Global epidemic as directed by the Government of India, and Government of West Bengal. For further information, please visit The Institute reserves the right not to appoint any of the above. This advertisement is also available on our website