Why Shiv Nadar University Chennai?

Shiv Nadar University Chennai is designed to be a futuristic platform that envisions helping both students and faculty flourish.


SNU Chennai is inviting applications for Faculty and Non-Teaching Faculty to join this exceptional journey of building a pioneering institution of higher education. Scroll down to Apply Online.


Shiv Nadar University, Chennai offers very competitive and attractive compensation and benefits program, commensurate with qualification and relevant experience of the applicants. The compensation includes Provident Fund, medical benefits including hospitalization, term life and personal accident insurance, gratuity provision, Leave Travel Assistance, contribution towards NPS, reimbursement of telephone bills and books, periodicals and membership of professional societies etc., with ample flexibility to suit one’s personal needs and wants.

In addition to the compensation, the University provides avenues for the Faculty Professional Development in the form of a dedicated provision for every faculty member to be utilized as per University norms. Faculty Research Incentive program is aimed at promoting, encouraging and rewarding the research, consulting and external projects initiatives taken by the faculty members. University also runs an attractive long-term reward program to celebrate the meritocracy and association of its faculty members. Towards promoting the work-life balance and enabling a walk-to-work ecosystem, on-campus family accommodation on subsidized rentals, with many amenities and facilities within the sprawling, the green campus will be provided for the interested candidates. A career in general requires a lot of different things, such as setting goals, relationships with colleagues, and professional attitudes. 

Important Announcement!

Open Positions

Shiv Nadar University Chennai (SNUC) is located in a campus of 230 acres at Kalavakkam along with SSN Institutions. SNUC, committed to academic excellence, is one of the three institutes of higher learning run by the Shiv Nadar Foundation which was established in the year 1994 by Mr. Shiv Nadar, the founder of HCL, a US$ 11 billion global high technology company.

SNUC invites applications from qualified candidates to join the dynamic team of faculty members for the following positions in the indicated departments:




School of Engineering Computer Science & Engineering
Area of specialization sought- AI and Machine Learning/ Database Systems, Big data Analytics & platforms/ computer vision/ parallel and distributed computing/ Natural Language processing/Quantum Technology/ Robotics/ Security and privacy/ Computer Networks/ Cyber Physical Systems/ Smart Grids ,IoT and Embedded Systems/ Augmented, virtual and mixed reality
School of Science & Humanities Economics  
Area of Specialization sought - Finance
School of Commerce & Management Commerce
Area of Specialization sought- Financial Accounting / Commercial Laws and Taxation / Cost and Management Accounting / Finance
School of Law Law (Law/Political Science/Sociology)

Teaching Assistant / Research Assistant

Department of Economics Eligibility: 55 % aggregate marks at UG and PG levels. Knowledge of MS Office is essential and familiarity with statistical software will be preferred. Job Responsibilities: Helping the faculty in the conduct of lectures and other academic events.

Minimum Qualification and Experience

Assistant Professor Grade I

Ph.D. in the relevant field with less than 2 years of post-Ph.D. experience. Two (2) publications in the peer reviewed SCI Journals and One (1) in a reputed conference.

For Law, NET qualified candidates with master's degree will also be considered

Assistant Professor Grade II Ph.D. in the relevant field with at least two (2) or more years of post-Ph.D. experience. Three (3) publications in the peer reviewed SCI Journals and One (1) in a reputed conference.
Assistant Professor Grade III Ph.D. in the relevant field with at least five (5) years of post-Ph.D. experience. Four (4) publications in the peer reviewed SCI Journals out of which at least two (2) publications in the last three (3) years. and One (1) in a reputed conference
Associate Professor Ph.D. in the relevant field with a minimum of eight (8) years of post-Ph.D. experience at the level of Assistant Professor; Minimum eight (8) publications in the peer reviewed SCI journal, of which at least two (2) publications in the last three (3) years; Completion of supervision of at least one (1) doctoral research scholar; should have been awarded a project or consulting work, worth of Rs. 10 Lakhs.
Professor Ph.D. in the relevant field with 12 years of experience out of which at least three (3) years at the level of Associate Professor; Minimum ten (10) publications in the peer reviewed SCI journal, of which at least two (2) publications in the last three (3) years; Completion of supervision of at least two (2) doctoral research scholars; Should have been awarded a project or consulting work, worth of Rs. 20 Lakhs.
Note: The above prescriptions are indicative, and the selection committee is empowered to make exceptions for deserving candidates. Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience as per 7th Pay Commission with DA as per the state government (currently DA is 38% of Basic Pay) Additional Benefits:
  1. Faculty Professional Development Fund – Rs. 3 Lakhs over a period of 3 years
  2. Life and Medical Insurance Coverage
  3. Social Security – PF and Gratuity
  4. Faculty Research Incentive (FRI) Program; Seed Money for an approved research work; Incentive for patents and publication of research papers in reputed journals.
  5. Faculty Performance Incentive Program (FPIP)
  6. Leave Travelling Allowance (LTA), Health Checkup, Maternity and other leaves, Students Admission - Fee Concession to the wards of the faculty.


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At Shiv Nadar University Chennai, we're not just an institution: we're a dynamic community committed to shaping the future. Our core values revolve around innovation, cutting-edge research, academic brilliance, and unleashing creativity that knows no bounds

1. SHIV NADAR FELLOWSHIP is for applicants who wish to pursue their academic career in the esteemed SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY CHENNAI.
2. Applications are invited from students pursuing their doctoral studies from reputable institutes in the areas of Computer Science and Engineering, Commerce and Economics.
3. Applicants for this fellowship must be researchers who anticipate finishing
their PhD program within the next six months to a maximum of one year.
4. The Scholars would receive a SHIV NADAR FELLOWSHIP worth Rs. 50,000/- per month for a duration of six months to a year.
5. Following the completion of their research programs, the awardees will be appointed as regular faculty members at SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY CHENNAI. To be awarded this fellowship, applicants must agree to serve the University for a minimum of three years. 

Apply Online at: NadarFellowship

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