Get list of IGCAR Recruitment 2016-2017 along with other details such as no. of vacancies, types of post, eligibility criteria to apply for IGCAR Jobs 2016-2017. IGCAR(Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research) is one of India’s leading nuclear research centers. It is the second biggest organization of the DAE (Department of Atomic Energy), after (BARC) Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, and is situated at Kalpakkam, 80 km south of Chennai. It was founded in the year 1971 as a limited centre devoted to the quest of quick reactor technology and science, due to the vision of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai. Initially it was known as Reactor Research Centre (RRC). Later in December 1985 it was renamed as Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) by the then Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi. The centre is occupied in broad-based multidisciplinary program of scientific research and advanced engineering aimed towards the growth of Fast Breeder Reactor technology, in India.