Career opportunities at BIRAC, applications close on 6th March

The Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) has sought interest from right candidates for its various positions. The last date to apply is 6th of March 2017


New Delhi: The Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) has invited applications from the right candidates for the various positions. All positions are under contract of services initially for 3 years and thereafter based on performance renewed for 4 years and then every 5 years. A very well designed career growth plan has been developed which provides opportunities for career progression within bands and levels. The positions offer attractive emoluments on competitive basis.

BIRAC, a Government of India enterprise set up by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, has been working to catalyse the growth of an innovation-driven biotech enterprise.

For details of job descriptions, qualifications and work experience please click here  BIRAC-doc1. Interested candidates should apply by at the prescribed format. Applications received by post will not be considered. Details are also requested to be filled in the excel format BIRAC-doc3. Application Proforma is enclosed as BIRAC-doc2.

Last Date for Application is 6th March, 2017.

The applications from qualified, experienced and ambitious professionals for the following positions have been sought:

Position Code Positions Position Code Positions
TG-01 Manager / Project Officer Investment – Level 2 / Level 1 (Vacancy – 1 Gen) TG-02 Technical Officer – Level 1 (Vacancy-1 Reserved for SC)


BD-01 Senior Manager / Manager (Technology Transfer, Commercialization & Communication) – Level 2 / Level 3 (Vacancy – 1 Gen) BD-02 Business Development Officer / Manager  – Level I / Level 2 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)
ADM-01 Admin. Officer– Level 1 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)  

BIRAC is a schedule ‘B’ public sector undertaking whose main mandate is to promote and nurture innovation research and growth of the biotech sector. BIRAC’s focus is on empowering and enabling the biotech innovation ecosystem for affordable product development.

As per BIRAC, it endeavours to bring professionalism, transparency and efficiency into its functioning while providing support to catalyse the transformation of the emerging Indian bio-economy. It has a very special and unique governance structure and a very carefully developed workforce strategy that includes an enabling work environment, a work culture that is caring, fosters excellence and hires the most talented and professional workforce.