Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council

(A Govt. of India Enterprise)

Set up by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India


Vacancy Ref. No: BIRAC/Vac/01/2017



Catalysing the growth of an Innovation Driven Biotech Enterprise…..

Would you like to be the Catalyst?



Exciting Career Opportunities at BIRAC


Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is a Schedule ‘B’ Public Sector Undertaking of Govt. of India, Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. The main mandate of the company 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 a Government of India enterprise, BIRAC 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.

BIRAC is inviting applications from qualified, experienced and ambitious professionals for the following positions:


Position Code


Position Code



Manager / Project Officer Investment – Level 2 / Level 1 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)


Technical Officer - Level 1 (Vacancy-1 Reserved for SC)



Senior Manager / Manager (Technology Transfer, Commercialization & Communication) - Level 2 / Level 3 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)


Business Development Officer / Manager  - Level I / Level 2 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)


Admin. Officer– Level 1 (Vacancy – 1 Gen)



All positions are under a 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.

For details of job descriptions, qualifications and work experience please see BIRAC-doc1 enclosed here.

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.


Employees of Central / State Govts and or other CPSEs should send a copy of their applications through proper channel to the following address:


Head (Admin. & HR)

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council

1st Floor , MTNL Building

9 , CGO Complex, Lodhi Road

New Delhi-110003


Last Date for Application is 06th March,  2017


Notwithstanding anything contained herein or elsewhere; the decisions taken by BIRAC shall be binding upon all concerned.