BARC Scientific Officer Recruitment 2021 - Check Important Dates, Apply Online, Eligibility, Salary

By Abhinav Gupta|Updated : July 14th, 2021

BARC Scientific Officer Recruitment 2021: Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), under the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), has announced an attractive post of Recruitment of Scientific Officer (Group A) posts through OCES and DGFS plans 2021. Designing alumni and science post alumni are required standards for the enrollment of Scientific Officer (Group A) posts through its scholastic program.

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The BARC Scientific officer is a very respectable and high demanding job in the Engineering field. The BARC scientific research scholar is selected with and without the GATE score explained below.

It is a great opportunity for the students of Core Engineering branches to join as BARC Scientific Officer. The enlistment of Scientific Officer is for the most part done through the One-Year Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Postgraduates (OCES) for the year 2021-22 and the Two-Year DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates and Physics Postgraduates (DGFS) for the year 2021-22.

BARC Scientific Officer Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

Start  of Online Application Process for OCES/DGFS-2021 – 12 July 2021

BARC Scientific Officer Last date for Registration – 7 August 2021

Last date for Submission – 9 August 2021

Online Examination Slot Booking dates: 20 August 2021 to 25 August 2021

BARC Scientific Officer Online Exam Dates– 22nd September to 27th September (earlier dates were 5 September 2021 to 12 September 2021 )

₹500/- +Bank Charges (UR and OBC) and ₹0/- fee for other categories (SC/ST, Dependents of Defence Personnel Killed in Action (DODPKIA) and Physically Challenged)

BARC Scientific Officer Choice Selection for the Interview process

Selection to OCES/DGFS-2021 is a two-venture measure: Screening to short-list applicants followed by Selection Interviews of the short-recorded up-and-comers.

Two channels for Selection Interview 

(a) Online Screening Examination: It deals in nine Engineering disciplines (codes 21-29 as referenced warning) and in four Science disciplines (codes 41-43 and 45) at in excess of forty urban communities spread across India. The Online Screening Test for OCES/DGFS-2021 will be held in September 2021. (Exam date is expected,not confirmed yet)

(b) GATE Score: Candidates will be separated for Selection Interview based on a substantial GATE-2020 or GATE-2021 Score.

OCES-2021: One-Year Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Postgraduates beginning in December 2021 will be conducted at BARC Training Schools arranged at:

  • BARC, Mumbai
  • IGCAR, Kalpakkam
  • NFC, Hyderabad
  • RRCAT, Indore
  • AMD, Hyderabad.

DGFS-2021: Two-Year DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates and Physics Postgraduates for joining M.Tech. /M.Chem.Engg. in select specializations beginning in July 2021 will be conducted at :

  • Indian Institute of Technology(IIT)– Bombay, Delhi
  • Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras
  • Roorkee and BHU-Varanasi
  • National Institute of Technology (NIT) – Rourkela
  • Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) – Mumbai.

BARC Scientific Officer Eligibility Criteria

  1. B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Sc. (Engineering) / 5-year Integrated M.Tech. with a minimum of 60%* aggregate marks in the branch ME, CH, MT, EE, EC, CS, IN, CE, NE.
  2. Students who want to be considered on the basis of a GATE Score must have a valid GATE-2020 or GATE-2021 Score in the same engineering discipline as the qualifying degree discipline.
  3. For degrees in Sciences like Physics, Chemistry, Biosciences, Radiological Safety & Environmental Science they need to have their degrees in their respective disciplines with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks.
  • Subjects for which candidates can apply is given in the More Information Link given below.

BARC Scientific Officer Salary / Pay Scale

The salary after appointment, after successful completion of Training Programme in all units, shall be as a Scientific Officer “C‟ (SO/C) in the Level 10 - ₹ 56,100 of the 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix.

Besides this, a monthly emoluments (with three increments) at the time of joining including Dearness Allowance(DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA) and Transport Allowance(TA) at the present Mumbai rate, will be approximately  ₹ 95,00.

In addition to these facilities Leave Travel Concession by air, every year up to first eight years (subject to conditions) and once in two years thereafter will also be provided.

BARC Scientific Officer After Completion of Programme

On successful completion of the OCES or DGFS programs, Trainee Scientific Officers (TSOs)and DGFS Fellows will be designated as A Grade Gazetted Scientific Officers in one of the DAE units or Atomic Energy Regulatory Board with appealing profession with a good future promotional chances.

For most recent update on OCES and DGFS plans of Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC), qualification models and different subtleties, the competitors ought to allude the authority site of BARC Exam.

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  • Yes for  BARC Scientific Officer Recruitment 2021 you can give an exam or you can apply for interview on the basis of GATE scorecard.

  • The vacancies are not in the notification. You can visit the BARC site for more information.

  • No you can directly apply for interview with the GATE score.

  • They had provided 40 centres accross India and expected date is 12th September.

  • It will provide you a A class Gazzated engineer post after the completion of course .

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