DRDO Recruitment 2019 - Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) conducts DRDO Recruitment for selecting candidates at its various departments. DRDO Recruitment is done to select scientists and engineers through an annual competitive examination at national level called Scientist Entry Test (SET) or through GATE. Through this recruitment process of DRDO, it shortlists candidates as Scientists, Technical Staff, and for various other posts in the area of Aeronautics, Armaments, Combat Engineering, Electronics, Life Sciences, Materials, Missiles, and Naval System.

DRDO Recruitment 2019

DRDO Recruitment 2019 - Current Job Openings

Post name



Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ (STS’B’)



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DRDO Recruitment 2019 - Highlights

Name of the exam

DRDO Recruitment 2019

Conducting Body

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

Selection Process

Written Test/Interview

Pay scale

As per the Post

DRDO Recruitment 2019

DRDO Recruitment will be done for selecting the candidates in the following departments:



Combat Engineering


Life Sciences



Naval System

DRDO Recruitment 2019 - Post

The test for DRDO recruitment 2019 will be conducted for the following post:






Technical Staff


Admin & Allied


Students Training


Research Fellowship

DRDO Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The examination body has determined the eligibility criteria of DRDO 2019 which is expected to be fulfilled by the candidates before applying for the exam. The eligibility criteria of DRDO is determined depending on the posts. Candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria for their respective post option before they fill the application form. Candidates who hold B.Tech/B.E/M.Tech/M.Sc/M Phil/Ph.D, MSc/M.Pharm etc can apply for the posts of their preferences.

DRDO Recruitment 2019 Application Form

The application form of DRDO Recruitment can be filled by the aspiring eligible candidates in online mode. Before filling the application form, candidates must read all the instructions carefully. Candidates are required to fill DRDO application form 2019 with the correct details along with uploading the scanned copy of image and signature. Along with filling the application from, candidates must also pay the prescribed application fee as per their respective category. After filling DRDO recruitment application form 2019, candidates must take a printout of it and keep it with them for future references. It is important to note that candidates will have to fill the application form with utmost care as any mistake will lead to the rejection of the application form and candidates will be debarred from participating in the recruitment process.

DRDO Recruitment 2019 Payscale

Candidates who get selected for the final recruitment of DRDO 2019 will be offered a emoluments depending on the posts as per 7th Central Pay Commission. The table below contains the pay scale at different Grade/Level for Scientists.

DRDO Payscale


Level in Pay Matrix

Initial Pay in Pay Matrix ‎₹

Scientist 'B'

Level 10


Scientist 'C'

Level 11


Scientist 'D'

Level 12


Scientist 'E'

Level 13


Scientist 'F'

Level 13A


Scientist 'G'

Level 14


Scientist 'H' (Outstanding Scientist)

Level 15


Distinguished Scientist (DS)

Level 16


Secretary, Department of Defence R&D and Chairman, DRDO

Level 17


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