The University of Mysore is a public state university in Mysore, Karnataka, India. The university was founded during the reign of Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, the Maharaja of Mysore. It opened on 27 July 1916. Its first chancellor was the Maharaja of Mysore; the first Vice-Chancellor was H. V. Nanjundaiah. The university became the first outside of the British administration in India, the sixth in India as a whole, and the first in Karnataka. It is a state university of the affiliating type, and became autonomous on 3 March 1956, when it gained recognition from the University Grants Commission.
Applications are invited for the post of Two Project Assistant to work in Department of Science and Technology (DST) Sponsored Major Research Project undertaken by Dr. G.V.Venkatararnana, at the Department of Studies in Environmental Science, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, Mysore – 570006.