Defence Research and Development Organization

Defence Research

Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), RAC invites online recruitment applications for the following posts in the DRDS CADRE OF DRDO under direct recruitment scheme through RAC WEBSITE 

DRDO formulates and executes programmes of scientific research, design, development, testing and evaluation of various systems, subsystems, devices and products required for defence of the nation.

Defence Research and Development Organization Vacancy

Name of the Post: Scientist C, D, E.

No of Vacancy: 15

Age limit:-

* For Scientist C: Applicants should not be more than 35 years of age.

* For Scientist D and E: Must not be more than 45 years of age.

Pay Scale:-

* For Scientist C: 67,700/- PM Level 11.

* For Scientist D: 78,800/- PM Level 12.

* For Scientist  E: 1,23,100/- PM Level 13.

Educational Qualification: First Class Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in Computer Science & Engg or Information & Technology and Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Instrumentation or Electronics & Telecommunication Engg from a recognized university or equivalent.

Application fee: GEN/OBC Candidates have to Pay Rs. 100/- through online. SC/ ST/ Divyang / Women Candidates are Exempted from payment of fee.

Selection Process: Selection will be purely on the basis of merit of marks scored by a candidate in the personal interview.

How to Apply: Online registration on RAC website ( is mandatory.

1] Candidates are required to submit their applications online alongwith legible and lighter file containing scanned copies of certificates.

2] Date of Birth (DOB), essential and higher educational qualification along with percentage of marks (duly supported by the mark sheets), experience claimed in the column pertaining to employment history of online application, document/certificate in support of last pay drawn,

3] A recent passport size colour photograph (not exceeding 30 KB; 110 x 140pixels) and the required fee through RAC website ( The maximum file size of each attachment should not exceed 500 KB.

4] Must be legible when a printout is taken. For that, the applicant may scan the certificate into 200 dpi grey scale.

5] All candidates, whether in Govt. Service or in Govt. owned organisations, should submit their applications online directly to the Recruitment and Assessment Centre (RAC). Such candidates are required to upload a signed declaration (as per
the proforma available at RAC website) that they have informed their Cadre Controlling Authority (CCA) in writing, that they have applied for the post in DRDO failing which their applications will be summarily rejected.

6] Candidates are advised to retain a copy of the online recruitment application (pdf format) along with acknowledgement slip generated after finally submitting the online application form.

Last date: 30/11/2018.

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