Defence Research and Development Organsation (DRDO)

Recruitment & Assessment Centre (RAC)

Career Opportunity in DRDO/ADA
Recruitment for the posts of Scientist/Engineer ‘B’ under Advt. No. 137
185 Vacancies (DRDO-167, ADA-18)

It is hereby informed that Advt. No. 137
And its addendum for recruitment to the post of

Industry: Defense & Space

Location: Delhi (Delhi, India)

Scientist 'B' in Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO), and for the post of Scientist/Engineer 'B' in Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA), was published on the website of RAC ( on 13th May 2020.

The basis details of the advertisement are summarized below:

Scale of Pay: Level-10 (7th CPC) of the Pay Matrix (Rs. 56,100/-). 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.

Disciplines: Electronics & Comm. Engg (ECE), Mechanical Engg (ME), Computer Science & Engg (CSE), electrical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering/ Metallurgical engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Mathematics, Civil engineering, Psychology.

Essential Qualification (EQ) – At least First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/ Technology (in relevant subjects/ Discipline) for vacancies in engineering disciplines and at least First Class Master’s Degree in relevant science subject or Mathematics or Psychology for vacancies in other disciplines.

Selection Process:
For the disciplines of ECE, ME, CSE (Under Part-I of Table 1 of Advt. No. 137)

  • Shortlisting and final selection will be on the basis of valid GATE score, performance in a Descriptive examination and Interview.
  • Candidates from IITs/ NITs with minimum 80% marks in qualifying degree are exempted from the requirement of GATE Qualification.

For other Disciplines (Under Part-II of Table 1 of Advt. No. 137)

  • Shortlisting and final selection will be on the basis of valid Gate score and Interview.

For the discipline of Psychology (Under Part-III of Table 1 of Advt. No. 137)

  • Shortlisting and final selection will be on the basis of score and qualification status in UGC National Eligibility test (NET) and Interview.

How to Apply: Eligible and interested candidates are required to register and submit their applications online on the RAC website (

Closing Date: Only application submission will be open till July 10th, 2020
Candidates who are appearing or have appeared in the final examinations of qualifying degree, may upload their final result i.e. degree/ provisional certificates and consolidated marks sheets by 31 August 2020 (extendable, at the discretion of RAC, depending upon the situation prevailing at that time).

Candidates who will be appearing for the NET exam of June 2020 will have to submit their NET score candidate within fifteen days.

Further details are available in the detailed Advertisement posted on the website of RAC on 13th May 2020.

If may be noted that the above notification is only for the purpose of information. Candidates are advised to only refer to the original advertisement available on the website of RAC for details of vacancies, eligibility criteria, overall requirements, terms & conditions and selection process for recruitment to the posts.

davp 10301/11/0007/2021

Defence Research and Development Organsation (DRDO)
Lucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi - 110054
Job Ad publication date: 23 May 2020