Written By Ajit Kumar on Thursday, June 21, 2018 | 3:52 AM
DEFENCE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION (DRDO)
RECRUITMENT & ASSESSMENT CENTRE (RAC)
Lucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi – 110054
DIRECT RECRUITMENT FOR SCIENTIST ‘B’ IN DRDO
Advt. No. 133
Closing date: 21 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News
RAC Website: https://rac.gov.in
ONLINE APPLICATION IS MANDATORY
DRDO Website: https://drdo.gov.in
RAC invites online applications from Graduate Engineers including students appearing in their final year examination through RAC website https://rac.gov.in 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 the 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 https://drdo.gov.in
Details of Subject‐wise & category‐wise vacancies
Subject/Discipline No. of Vacancies UR OBC SC ST Total
Mechanical Engg* 09 05 03 02 19
Essential Qualification# : At least First Class Bachelor’s Degree
in Engineering or Technology in
Mechanical Engg from a recognized
university or equivalent
Corresponding GATE@ Paper (Code) : Mechanical Engineering (ME)
Equivalent acceptable subjects of Qualifying Degree
1. Mechanical Engg
2. Mechtronics Engg
3. Mechanical & Automation Engg
4. Mechanical & Production Engg
# (a) Students appearing/appeared in final year/semester examination and expecting to achieve first class after final examination may also apply with the condition
that they will submit the degree/provisional degree certificate on or before 31 Jul 2018.
(b) Candidates having their essential qualification degree from foreign universities should obtain equivalence certificate from ‘Association of Indian Universities,
Delhi’ and submit the same on or before 31 Jul 2018.
@ GATE: Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering
* There is no reservation for Divyang candidates as Mechanical Engg is exempted from recruitment of Persons with Disabilities.
Note:‐ In case a particular institute does not have any criteria for First Class or equivalent, 60% marks will be taken as equivalent to first class for that institute. In such
cases, where conversion formula is not available, CGPA/CPI of 6.75 (for a 10 point scale) will be taken as equivalent to 60% as per AICTE guidelines.
AGE LIMIT FOR CANDIDATES (as on closing date of advertisement)
i) Un Reserved (UR) Not exceeding 28 years
ii) OBC (Non‐creamy layer) Not exceeding 31 years
iii) SC/ST Not exceeding 33 years
III. HOW TO APPLY
i) Candidates are required to register online at the RAC website
ii) On successful registration, the candidates may login before the closing date
of the advertisement to fill the application form online. The candidates are
required to upload the requisite certificates (See Para IV for details), the
details of the application fee payment (if not exempted) and lock the
application before submission of the same.
V. APPLICATION FEE & MODE OF PAYMENT
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 and women candidates.
XII. CLOSING DATE
Online submission closes on 21st day at 1700 Hrs (IST) from the date of
publication of Advertisement in the Employment News.