(JOBS) Defence Research and Development Organisation : Scientist Grade 'B' Recruitment-2018

(JOBS) Defence Research and Development Organisation :

Scientist Grade 'B' Recruitment-2018

RAC invites online applications from Graduate Engineers including students appearing in their final year examination through RAC website for recruitment to the posts of Scientist `B’ in DRDO in Level‐10 (7th  CPC) of the Pay Matrix (Rs . 56,100/‐) in specified disciplines and categories. Total emoluments (inclusive of HRA and all other allowances) at the time of joining will be approximately Rs . 80,000/‐ p.m. at te present metro city rate.

DRDO, India’s premier Defence R&D organization employs bright, qualified and competent scientists in Group ‘A’ (Gazetted) technical service known as Defence Research & Development Service (DRDS) and offers exciting and challenging career opportunities in broad spectrum of technologies at its laboratories/establishments (more than 50) located across the country. For further information about DRDO, please visit DRDO website

Post  : Scientist Grade 'B'

Branch :

  • Electronics and Communication - 22
  • Computer Science - 19

Eligibility criteria :

Education Qualification:

i) A First Class Bachelor Degree in Engineering and Technology in Electronics & Communication or Computer Science and Engineering

ii) Must possess valid Gate Score

Pay Scale :

Scientist `B’ in DRDO in Level‐10 (7th  CPC) of the Pay Matrix (Rs . 56,100/‐)

Age :

AGE LIMIT FOR CANDIDATES (as on closing date of advertisement

Category  DRDO
(i)    Un Reserved (UR)  Not exceeding 28 years
(ii)   OBC (Non‐creamy layer) Not exceeding 31 years
(iii)  SC/ST Not exceeding 33 years

Application Fee :

General and OBC male candidates are required to pay a non‐refundable non‐ transferable application fee of ` 100/‐ (Rs. One Hundred only) payable online only. There is no application fee for SC/ST/DIVYANG and women candidates.

Method of Selection :

i)    The  shortlisted  candidates  will  be  required  to  appear  in  the  personal interview to be held at Delhi or any other place as decided by RAC/ DRDO. Shortlisted candidates shall be able to download their interview call letter along   with   date/venue   of   personal   interview   and   other   relevant documents    through   the   candidate   login   obtained   after   successful registration. Intimation in this regard shall be sent as SMS on the registered mobile  number  of  the  candidate. Candidate may  please note  that  the Interview call letter will notbe sent by post/courier.
ii)    Candidates serving in Govt or in Govt owned organisations will be required to produce “NOC” from their respective Department/Employer at the time of interview failing which candidate will not be allowed to appear for the interview.
iii)    Selection Criteria : The final selection of the candidates will be purely on the basis of discipline wise category wise merit of aggregate of 80% weightage of GATE score and 20% weightage of marks in personal interview. For  consideration  for  selection,  a   candidate  appearing  in   Personal Interview need to secure minimum qualifying marks of 70% for General candidates and 60% for OBC/SC/ST/DIVYANG candidates.
iv)    In   addition   to   the   above,   any   other   selection   tool/test   may   be administered, at the sole discretion of the RAC.
v)    The offer of appointment to the selected candidates will be restricted to
the number of vacancies in order of merit.  The appointment, however, will be subject to satisfying conditions like qualifying the Medical examination prescribed for Group ‘A’ Technical posts of Govt. of India with Field Service liability  and  verification of character antecedents  besides verification of SC/ST/OBC/DIVYANG (OH) certificate etc, wherever applicable.
vi)    Final result (customised for individual candidate) will be made available at RAC website (

How to Apply :

Interested and eligible candidates can submit the online application for Scientist B posts through the official website of DRDO or through the “Apply Online” link as given below

Important Dates: 

  • Online    application    submission    link    is    available    at    RAC    website (
  • Online submission closes on 21st    day at 1700 Hrs (IST) from the date of publication of Advertisement in the Employment News. Candidates are advised to keep visiting RAC website ( for updates issued from time to time.
  • Starting Date – 12-May-2018
  • Last Date – 02-June-2018
  • Last Date Fee Payment – 02-June-2018

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