DRDO Recruitment 2018 – Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has released notification for 494 vacancies of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ (STA B). The selection process consists of DRDO Entry Test (Tier I and II) and preliminary document verification. Candidates who wish to apply for DRDO recruitment 2018 are required to fill the application form online. The registration process will begin on August 4, 2018. Last to apply for DRDO recruitment is August 29. For more information on DRDO recruitment 2018 including important dates, selection process, post-wise vacancies, pay scale, eligibility, application form read this article below.
DRDO Recruitment 2018 Vacancies
Check below the post-wise vacancy break-up of DRDO recruitment.
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Electronics & Instrumentation
Electronics or Electronics & Communication or
DRDO Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2018
To be eligible for DRDO recruitment in 2018, candidates have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria.
Educational Qualification as on August 29, 2018
Bachelor’s degree in science or three years Diploma in engineering or technology or computer
science or allied subjects in the required discipline.
Candidates whose final results are awaited are not eligible.
Candidates possessing higher qualification like M.Sc. Or B.Tech. or B.E. or Ph.D. degree etc., will not be considered for the recruitment.
Candidate must be between 18 and 28 years. Relaxation in age will be provided to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/ESM/PWD etc.
DRDO Recruitment Application Form 2018
Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions have to apply online for the exam.
First, candidates have to register for the exam by filling their basic details.
After registration, candidates will get their User ID and password.
Login with the ID and password for filling the application form.
Candidates before filling DRDO application form should keep certain documents ready like Class 10, EQR certificate, scanned photograph and signature, left thumb impression, caste certificate, Identity proof (Aadhaar Card, Passport, Voter ID, PAN, Official ID, etc)
Fill name, date of birth, father’s name & mother’s name as given in matriculation/secondary examination certificate.
Pay the requisite fees
Validate the data entered in the application form
Submit the application form
The application fees are Rs 100 and should be paid separately for each postcode applied
Women and SC/ST/PWD/ESM candidates are exempted from payment of application fee.
The fee has to be paid online through credit card/debit card/net banking.
DRDO Recruitment Selection Process 2018
The selection process will consist of DRDO entry test and preliminary document verification. The DRDO entry test will be conducted in Computer Based Mode in two tiers – Tier I and II. The Tier I is for screening only. Marks of both Tier I and Tier II will be normalised. The minimum qualifying marks for Tier I and II is 40 % for General/OBC candidates while it is 35 % for SC/ST categories. Candidates qualifying Tier I exam will be shortlisted for Tier II exam. Selection of candidates will be done based on Tier II exam depending upon the post/category/sub-category of candidates.
DRDO Recruitment 2018 Exam Overview
Name of recruitment
Recruitment for the post of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ (STA ‘B’)
Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO
Number of vacancies
Pay as per 7th CPC Pay matrix at level 6
Anywhere in India
Mode of exam
Dates of Tier I and II will be notified later
DRDO Recruitment 2018 Exam Dates
The application begins on
August 4, 2018
Last date of application
August 29, 2018
Tier I and II exam dates
To be notified later
Issue of admit cards
Two weeks before the exam