Walk-in-interview for Research Assistant 2020 at Department of Sociology, Mizoram University

Are you interested to apply for the post of Research Assistant 2020 at Department of Sociology, Mizoram University in India? Then check out this article to know the details of the post like the number of vacancies, eligibility, duration, salary and walk-in-interview date, time and venue.

Mizoram university located in Aizawl ranks among one of the top universities in India. This is a central university accredited with A grade by NAAC in 2019 and ranked 76th by NIRF in 2019. The University is located at Aizawl, the capital city of Mizoram and is spread over 978.1988 acres. The Sociology Department of Mizoram University has lots of facilities like high-tech classrooms, a full-fledged computer laboratory, smart classes and a departmental library. This department of Sociology functioning under School of Social Sciences, Mizoram University invites applications from eligible candidates for filling the vacancy of a research assistant for the academic year 2020. The project titled "rehabilitation of Disabled and Inclusive development with specific reference to North-East India" will be sponsored by the Government of Mizoram. This is purely a temporary position and the appointment will be subject to only satisfactory appraisal every 3 months. The other details are mentioned below.

Number of vacancies: 1


Only Indian citizens are allowed to apply for this project that will be functioning under the guidance of Professor Rabindra Kumar Mohanty.

Selection process

There will be a walk-in-interview on 13 December 2019, 11:00 AM at Department of Sociology, Mizoram University. Candidates who are interested to apply for this post should definitely attend this walk-in interview.


The duration of this project will be 12 months starting February 2020.

Essential qualifications

Candidates who have Masters in Sociology/Social Work with NET qualifications are eligible to apply for this project conducted by Mizoram University. Also if you have any research degree and research experience, it will be an additional qualification. The other desired qualifications include translating proficiency and ability to drive a motorbike.


The salary will be Rs 16000/- per month. In addition field travel expenses are also provided when applicable.

Note: Candidates will not be provided with any TA/DA for attending this interview.

Contact details

If you have any doubts regarding this post, feel free to contact,

R. K. Mohanty
Professor & HoD
University Address: Department of Sociology,
Mizoram University,
Aizawl, Mizoram, India
Email: rabisir@gmail.com / mzut226@mzu.edu.in
Mobile: 09437277597
Website: www.mzu.edu.in

How to reach?

From Aizawl, if you are travelling in a car, you can reach the Sociology department in 30 minutes. You can try via MZU Rd or via Vaivakawn Rd and MZU Rd. Anyway, it will take only 30 minutes to cover that 11 km. If you are travelling in a train, one of the nearest railway station to Mizoram University is the Khamrang railway station which is located at Sairang Road, Khamrang, Mizoram. From there, you can reach the University by travelling in a car via Sairang Rd. But the travel via road is close to 2 hr as the distance is close to 40 km. Another railway station located close to the university is the Mualkhang railway station located at Sairang road, Mizoram. Here the distance is a little bit less when compared to Khamrang railway station. If you are travelling from Mualkhang railway station to the university, it takes only 1 hour 30 minutes to cover that 34 km. Anyway, it is up to you for deciding the preferable route to attend the walk-in interview on time.


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