About NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020

National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) has released the notification about the recruitment of Scientist (Group-A) and Technical Assistant (Group-B) posts. As per official notification there are 495 vacancies out of them 288 are of Scientist (Group-A) while 207 are of Technical Assistant (Group-B). Applicants can fill application form between February 26 to March 26, 2020. Before filling the application form applicants should check the eligibility criteria. The NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant recruitment is conducted on the behalf of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) across 29 cities in India. SC/ST/ PWD/ Women candidates are exempted from paying application fee while all others have to pay rs. 800. For Scientist B and Technical Assistant A post, it is compulsory to appear in the written exam. The final selection for Scientist B will be based on the marks of written test and the interview. There is no interview for the Technical Assistant post and candidates will be selected on the basis of written test. Candidates are advised to go through the notification thoroughly to know the specified criteria for each post, instructions, selection procedure, mode of examination, etc.

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology Scientist B and Technical Assistant Exam
Short Exam Name NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant
Conducting Body National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology
Mode of Exam Offline
Number of Seats 495 Seats

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NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Important Dates

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26 Feb, 2020 - 26 Mar, 2020

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24 Feb, 2020

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NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit

Candidates should not exceed 30 years of age.

Age Relaxations

  • SC/ST - 5 years

  • OBC [Non-Creamy Layer (NCL)] - three years

  •  PWD - 10 years [15 years for PWD (SC/ST) & 13 years for PWD (OBC)]

  • Central Civilian Govt. employees - Five years 

Educational Qualification

  • Scientist ‘B’(Group-A):

  • BE/B.Tech in Computer Science or Computer Engineering/Information Technology/Electronics & Communication/Electronics & Telecommunication.
  • MSc (Physics) with one year of experience (or) MSc (Electronics/Applied Electronics) with one year of experience.

Technical ‘A’ Assistant (Group-B)

  • M.Sc/MS/MCA/BE/B.Tech in any one or in the combination of below,

  • Physics, Applied Electronics, Electronics, Computer Science, Electronics & Telecommunications, Electronics and Communication, Computer & networking security, Information Technology, Software System, Management, Informatics, Bio-informatics, Remote Sensing, Computer Management, Geographical Information System (GIS), Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computational linguistics, Statistics, Information Science, Mechanical, Electrical, Civil and Design.

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Application Process

  • Candidates have to read the instructions and click on the ‘I Agree’ checkbox provided at the bottom of the form after the declaration. 
  • Then start the process for submission of online application form by clicking ‘Proceed to Apply Online’ button.

  • The application form will be considered complete only if all the following three mandatory Steps (Step-1, Step-2 and Step-3 (if applicable) are completed successfully.

STEP-1: Submission of Applicant’s Details

  • Candidates are required to provide all the mandatory details [marked with * (asterisk) sign] in the online application form. They have to furnish the following information carefully in the online application form without any mistakes,

  • Candidates have to enter the 

  • Post Applied 

  • City of Written Examination 

  • Candidate's Name

  • Father's Name

  • Mother's Name

  • Legal Guardian's Name

  • Gender

  • Category

  • Date of Birth

  • Nationality

  • Correspondence Address

  • Permanent Address

  • Qualification Details

  • Experience Details

  • Identity Details (AADHAR)

  • Application Fee

  • The candidates will have to click the ‘Continue’ button to Preview the details entered by them. If all details are correct, the candidates can proceed to Step-2 by clicking the ‘Save Step-1 & Proceed’ button. If any details are incorrect, the candidates can click on ‘Edit Application’ button to change the wrong information.

  • Finally, a Unique Application Number will be generated.

STEP-2: Upload the scanned Photograph along with Signature and relevant documents

  • Candidates need to upload the necessary documents given below on the website,

  • A single PDF file (size less than 2 MB) consists of educational qualification, experience, Date of birth, Caste Certificate (SC\ST\OBC)

  • Category Certificate (if applicable)

  • Scanned photograph along with signature (JPEG\JPG format & size less than 50 KB)

STEP-3: Payment of Application Fee

  • After completion of STEP-2, the candidates will click the ‘Save STEP-2 & Proceed’ button for making the payment of application fee (if applicable) or for final submission of application form (where the fee is not applicable).

Application Fee details

  • SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates – No Fee

  • General and all others – Rs.800

Mode of Payment: Online

  • Application fee can be paid by Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking.
  • In case the candidate is not able to submit fee before closing date and time, then the candidature will be rejected.

Step-4: Printout of the online application form

  • The applicant can view the online application form details from the View/Print Application option available on the home page of the website.

  • Candidates need to use their Application Number and Date of Birth to view the application form on the screen. 

  • Applicants are required to make sure that ‘Application Status’ on the online application form is submitted successfully otherwise the application will be considered as incomplete and rejected.

  • Finally, take the printout of the online application form for the future reference. 

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Syllabus

Engineering mathematics-

Engineering mathematics: Unit 01
Mathematical logic
Engineering mathematics: Unit 02
Probability
Engineering mathematics: Unit 03
Set theory and algebra
Engineering mathematics: Unit 04
Combinatorics
Engineering mathematics: Unit 05
Graph theory
Engineering mathematics: Unit 06
Linear algebra
Engineering mathematics: Unit 07
Numerical methods
Engineering mathematics: Unit 08
Calculus

Computer science / computer engineering+

Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 01
Digital logic
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 02
Computer organization and architecture
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 03
Analog and digital communication
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 04
Programming and data structures
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 05
Algorithms
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 06
Theory of computation
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 07
Compiler design
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 08
Operating system
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 09
Databases
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 10
Information systems and software engineering
Computer science / computer engineering: Unit 11
Computer networks

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Exam Pattern

  • The Written exam will be Objective type conducted in offline mode. 

  • There will be a total of 120 objective type questions consisting of 60 questions from Computer Science and 60 questions on Generic Area. 

  • The Generic Area includes Logical, Analytical Reasoning Capabilities, Quantitative & Qualitative abilities and General Awareness & Aptitude.

  • Every Question carries one mark and there will be negative marking of for each wrong answer (0.25 mark).


Subject

Maximum Questions

Maximum Marks

Engineering Mathematics &

Computer Science/ Computer Engineering


60


60

Generic Area:

  • Logical

  • Analytical Reasoning Capabilities

  • Quantitative & Qualitative abilities

  • General Awareness & Aptitude



60



60

Total

120

120



NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Admit Card

The admit card for written exam of NIELIT Scientist ‘B’ and Technical Assistant ‘A’ will be issued 15 days before the date of examination. Candidates can download the admit card by using their Application Number and Date of Birth. They will be intimated through SMS about the availability of admit card on the website. On the day of the written exam, candidates have to carry at least one valid photo identity proof along with the hard copy of admit card to the exam centre without which they will not be allowed to appear for the written examination. Call letters of the interview will be available only on the website. NIELIT will not send the call letters by post or any other modes.

How to download the NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant Admit Card

  • Click on the link to download the admit card on the website.

  • Fill the application number and date of birth.

  • Click on the ‘Download Admit Card’ button.

  • The admit card will appear on the display.

  • Download it and take the print copy of the same.

* For any problems related to online submission of application form/downloading of admit card, please send e-mail to recruit@nielit.gov.in mentioning advertisement number in the subject. No other query will be entertained at this mail-id.

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Tripura Agartala
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Mizoram Aizawl
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Karnataka Bengaluru
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Delhi New Delhi
Sikkim Gangtok
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Manipur Imphal
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Rajasthan Jaipur
Nagaland Kohima
West Bengal Kolkata
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Maharashtra Mumbai
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun
Bihar Patna
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Jharkhand Ranchi

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit card
  • Driving license
  • Aadhaar card
  • Voter ID card
  • Employee ID card
  • College/university ID card
  • PAN card
  • Passport

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Answer Key

NIELIT will provide the answer key of Scientist B and Technical Assistant exam after the completion of the written exam. The answer key will be available online in PDF format for all sets of test booklets issued to candidates during the examination. The answer key contains the correct answer for each question asked in the written exam. 

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Result

The result will be declared in online mode on the official website. Candidates can check their result by using the necessary details includes application number, roll number and date of birth. The provisional list of candidates who have secured the minimum percentage of marks in written examination will be released on the website in PDF file (in order of merit) later.

NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant Qualifying Marks

The minimum percentage to qualify the written examination will be 50% for General, 40% for OBC and 30% for the SC/ST categories.

Category

Minimum percentage needed to qualify

General

50%

SC/ST

30%

OBC

40%


NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant 2020 Selection Process

  • The final selection of candidates for appointment to the post of Scientist B will be based on the combined performance of the candidates both in the written exam and an interview. 

  • The weight-age of marks for written examination and interview will be in the ratio of 1:3 (Number of vacancies: Number of candidates). It is compulsory to appear in the interview for the final selection.

  • Only the shortlisted candidates for the post of Scientist B who have qualified the written examination will be called for interview.

  • For the post of Scientific ‘B’/Technical Assistant ‘A’, there will be no interview. 

  • Documents verification will be done at the time of the interview for the post of Scientist-‘B’. 

  • Verification of documents will be done before joining for the post of Technical Assistant ‘A’.

Post

Selection process

Scientist-‘B’ (Group-A)

Common Written Test + Interview

Technical Assistant ‘A’ (Group-B)

Common Written Test

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: How many vacancies are in NIELIT recruitment 2020

Answer:

As per official notification there are 495 vacancies.

Question: How many posts are in nielit recruitment 2020 scientist b ?

Answer:

There are 288 posts of Scientist B as per NIELIT recruitment 2020

Question: When can I apply for NIELIT recruitment 2020 ?

Answer:

Applicants can apply for the exam between February 26 to March 26, 2020 in online mode.

Question: How many exam centres in NIELIT recruitment 2020 ?

Answer:

There are 29 exam centres as per NIELIT recruitment 2020

Questions related to NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant

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5 Views

what is the syllabus for Electronics and communication engineering?

Rehan Alam Student Expert 5th Mar, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

You will find following subjects in ECE branch:-

  • MATHEMATICS I
  • MATHEMATICS 2
  • MATHEMATICS 3
  • FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
  • FUNDAMENTAL OF COMPUTERS
  • COMPUTER ARCHITECTURE
  • Analog Electronic Ckts
  • ANALOG COMMUNICATION
  • VLSI
  • COMPUTER NETWORKS
  • SATELLITE
  • DIGITAL SIGNAL PROCESSING
  • CONTROL SYSTEMS
  • MICROCONTROLLERS
  • MICROPROCESSORS
  • SIGNALS AND SYSTEM

There are other subjects too, which you can find on the link below:

https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/gate-syllabus-for-electronics-communication-engineering

Some subjects might have different names, or might have different alternative depending upon the college.

Hope this helps. Thank you.

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which book we should refer for scientist B exam

TANUJ JAIN 28th Feb, 2020

Hey Athira,

Here are few books suggestion for NIELIT Scientist B Exam:

  1. General Awareness by Manohar Panday (Publisher: Arihant)
  2. A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal by B.S. Sijwali and Indu Sijwali (Publisher: Arihant)
  3. A Modern Approach To Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning Revised Edition by R.S.Aggarwal (Publisher: S.Chand)
  4. Quantitative Aptitude by N.K.Singh (Publisher: Upkar Prakashan)
  5. Quantitative Aptitude by R.S.Aggrawal (Publisher: S.Chand Publishing)
  6. High School English Grammar & Composition Revised Edition (English) 1st Edition by Wren and Martin

Hope this helped,

Thank You.

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27th Dec. - January Sc B NIELIT Recruitment ?? Is this info is reliable because offical site does not inform about it.

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 2nd Dec, 2019

hi,

see there is no recruitment going for scientist b recruitment in nielit. please always follow the official website and don't fills any form from any third party website as you may lost your money by doing form filling on  fraud website.

hope you may understand.

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what is the link of NIELIT scientist B and technical assistant 2019

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 24th Sep, 2019
The National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology Scientist B and Technical Assistant Exam registration for 2019  hasn't begun yet. The registration might commence tentatively in the month of October. The exam might be held tentatively in the month of November. Please keep an eye on the official website for more information: http://www.nielit.gov.in/recruitments
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