Open Positions

Post-doctoral fellows

Please see here for details. Women candidates have special fellowships from IIT Madras. Send us your CV and a short write-up of your proposed area of research at

Post Baccalaureate Fellowships

The RBCDSAI Post-Bac fellowships are open to exceptional (recent) graduates, who are desirous of pursuing a 1-2 year research internship in the areas of data science and artificial intelligence at RBCDSAI, IIT Madras.Click here for Post Baccalaureate Fellowships - Enrolment.

Project Assistants/Associates

We expect applicants to have strong programming background in either Python or R. We also encourage applicants with programming experience in relational platforms such as SQL and the following non-relational technologies: Hadoop, Map Reduce, Hive, Mahout. Experience in PIG and information retrieval libraries like Lucene or Solr is an added advantage.

Interested candidates can send their CV to


Applications must be made on-line, through IIT Madras website.
Applications are also welcome under the Interdisciplinary Research Programme (IDRP) at IIT Madras. There will be a special stream, "Data Sciences & AI" for applying to RBC-DSAI. Applicants must be fluent in at least one high-level programming language (C/C++/MATLAB/Python). A background in mathematics is highly preferred.


There are multiple positions available at present. Please write to us at with your detailed CV and your Statement of Purpose.