Designation: Senior Research Associate/ Research Associate

NIF Incubation and Entrepreneurship Council (NIFientreC), a Technology Business Incubator of the National Innovation Foundation – India (NIF), invites applications from highly motivated professionals for the position of Senior Research Associates and Research Associates for Program Management, Technology Development, and Market Development functions.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Support our core purpose of incubation and commercialisation of grassroots innovations creating social impact and a successful business model
  • Assist incubatees in technology/ market development, compliances & certifications, and documentation
  • Provide active support in daily operations of incubator


  • Bachelors in Technology / Engineering / Agriculture from premier institutions
  • Masters in related field / MBA from premier institutions will be preferred
  • One to three years of overall work experience in technology development / idea incubation / market development
  • Prior experience of working in the manufacturing sector or supporting grassroots innovations, preferred
  • Knowledge of startup lifecycle and startup ecosystem
  • Strong Analytical thinking and verbal & written communication skills

Candidates can submit their applications with a note explaining the suitability for the post applied through E-mail at