Vacancy Ref. No: BIRAC/PMU/VAC/37/Mar-2022

A.  About Ind-CEPI:

The Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India is supporting the implementation of the Ind-CEPI, which is “Epidemic preparedness through rapid vaccine development: Support of Indian vaccine development aligned with the global initiative of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)”at Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) and the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute (THSTI).

Ind-CEPI aims to and associated competencies/technologies developing countries and diseases that can potentially be a threat to populations build coordinated preparedness in the Indian public health system and vaccine industry to address existing and emergent infectious threats in India, and support the global initiative of CEPI through a dedicated Program Management Unit (PMU) at BIRAC.


 B.  About the Implementation Agency:

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) a Public Sector Undertaking of the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, and Government of India has been entrusted the responsibility of implementing this Program. It will house the Program Management Unit (PMU) that would work as an operational and functional arm to oversee and monitor program implementation.


BIRAC invites application from qualified and experienced candidates for the following positions :-

  Position Code

    Position Name

    No. of Positions

   Job Description


Sr. Program Manager (SPM)/Program Manager (PM) 

   01 [One]



 Senior Program Officer

   01 [One]



Senior Program Officer 

   01 [One]



Refer Job Description for qualifications, experience, roles & responsibilities and pay-scale. 


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Employees of Central / State Govts and or other CPSEs should send a copy of their applications through proper channel in a sealed envelope at below mentioned address:-

Head [Human Resource & Administration]

Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC)

1st Floor, MTNL Building

9, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road

New Delhi-110003


Last date of submission of application :  17 April, 2022.

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