Research Assistant in the project entitled “Smart Farming of Cotton using Aerial Imagery and Computer Vision”.

IIT Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

Research/Project Assistant

₹30k+ (monthly)

Full time


May 26

Research Assistant


Applications are invited for the temporary position of Research Assistant in the project entitled "Smart Farming of Cotton Using Aerial Imagery and Computer Vision." The project aims to utilize aerial imagery and computer vision techniques for the smart farming of cotton.

Designation: Research Assistant

Research Area: Smart Farming of Cotton Using Aerial Imagery and Computer Vision

Location: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India


  • B.Sc./B.Tech./B.E./M.Tech./M.E./M.S./M.Sc. in any related disciplines
  • Must have a valid Drone Pilot License
  • Experience in GIS and Photogrammetry

Consolidated Monthly Pay: Rs. 30,000/-

Tenure: 8 Months

Job Description:

The selected Research Assistant will be responsible for the following:

  • Working on multidisciplinary projects related to aerial imagery datasets from RGB and multispectral sensors.
  • Acquiring and processing aerial imagery data using computer vision techniques.
  • Collaborating with the project team to achieve research objectives.

Selection Process:

Selection will be based on interviews, and shortlisted candidates will be informed well in advance about the date, time, and interview mode.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates must submit the following documents as a single PDF file via email to with the subject "Application for RA Position" on or before 4th June 2023:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV with contact details (email and phone number)
  3. Pilot Log-book copy with flying hours details

Last Date for Application: 4th June 2023

Contact Person:

Dr. Pankaj Khanna

Assistant Professor in Discipline of Earth Science

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

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