Last Updated: 19th January, 2019
DRDO Recruiting through GATE for Scientist Post
Defence Research And Development Organisation (DRDO) Recruitment & Assessment Center (RAC) issued notification for the posts of Scientist ‘B’ in DRDO and Scientist/Engineer ‘B’ in Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) in specified disciplines and categories. Total emoluments at the time of joining will be more than Rs. 80,000/- per month at the present metro city rate.
Selection is on the basis of valid GATE score of GATE 2017/2018/2019.
DRDO, India’s premier R&D organization employs bright, qualified and competent scientists in group ‘A’ (gazetted) technical service known as Defence Research & Development Service (DRDS). DRDO offers thrilling and inspiring career chances in the very wide spectrum of R&D at its more than 50 laboratories/institutions throughout the country.
Details of subject‐wise category‐wise posts
|A: Part I ‐ Screening Based on Valid GATE Score|
|Item no.||Subjects||Vacancy||Essential Qualification||GATE Paper||Qualifying Degree|
|1||Electronics & Comm. Engg||n/a||At least First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in Electronics & Communication Engg from a recognized university or equivalent.||EC||1. Electronics & Communication Engg |
2. Electronics Engg
3. Electronics & Computer Engg
4. Electronics & Control Engg.
5. Electronics & Communication System Engg
6. Electronics & Instrumentation Engg
7. Electronics & Tele‐Communication Engg
8. Electronics & Telematics Engg
9. Industrial Electronics Engg
10. TeleCommunication Engg
11. Telecommunication & Information Tech
12. Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engg
13. Electronics & Electrical Communication Engg
14. Electrical with Communication
|2||Mechanical Engg||n/a||At least First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in Mechanical Engg from a recognized university or |
|ME||1. Mechanical Engg |
2. Mechtronics Engg
3. Mechanical & Automation Engg
4. Mechanical & Production Engg
|3||Computer Science & |
|n/a||At least First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in Computer Science & Engg from a recognized university or equivalent.||CS||1. Computer Science & Engineering |
2. Computer Science /App Engg./Tech.
3. Computer Science/Engg. & Info Tech
4. Computer Science & System Engg.
5. Computer Software Engg
6. Computer Science & Automation Engg
7. Computer Technology
8. Computer Technology & Informatics Engg
9. Computer Technology & Information Engg
10. Information Science/ Technology Engg
11. Information Technology Engg
Age Limit DRDO Recruitment through GATE
The upper age limit not exceeding 28 years
Age relaxation: Maximum relaxation in upper age limit will be as under:‐
i) Upto 05 years in case of SC/ST candidates for the posts reserved for them
ii) Upto 03 years in case of OBC(Non-Creamy Layer (NCL)) candidates for the posts reserved for them.
Only Indian nationals need to apply
Selection Process for DRDO Recruitment through GATE
For Subjects/ Disciplines in Part I
Eligible candidates will be shortlisted for further selection process on the basis of valid GATE score of GATE 2017/2018/2019, in the ratio of 1:5 subject to their availability in order of the discipline wise category wise
merit list. The GATE paper and the subject of the qualifying degree must be related to the Subject/Disciplines against which the candidate is applying.
a) For Subjects/ Disciplines in Part I
The ultimate selection of the applicants will be purely on the basis of discipline wise category wise merit of the aggregate of, 80% weight-age to GATE score and 20% weight-age to marks in personal interview.
For consideration for selection, an applicant has to secure minimum qualifying marks of 70% for General candidates and 60% for OBC/SC/ST/PWD candidates in Personal Interview.
b) For Subjects/ Disciplines in Part II
The ultimate selection of the applicants will be purely on the basis of discipline wise category wise merit of marks in personal interview.
For consideration for selection, a candidate has to secure minimum qualifying marks of 70% for General candidates and 60% for OBC/SC/ST/PWD candidates in Personal Interview.
How to Apply for DRDO Recruitment through GATE
Candidate have to apply online on RAC website along with relative documents for detail please refer Notification
Application Fees for DRDO Recruitment through GATE
General/OBC candidates are mandatory to pay non‐refundable non‐transferable application fees of Rs.100/‐ (Rs. Hundred only) payable online only. However, there are no application fees for SC/ST /PWD and women candidates.
Important Date for DRDO Recruitment through GATE
|Online submission starts on||April/May 2019|
|Online submission closes on||April/May 2019|