NIELIT Scientist B & Scientific Assistant A 2022 - Exam Date, Notification, Admit Card

NIELIT Scientist B & Scientific Assistant A 2022 - Exam Date, Notification, Admit Card

ByAnand Pandey  |  Updated on: Feb 3, 2022
NIELIT Scientist B and Scientific Assistant A Scorecard 2021-2022 released! NIELIT Scientist B 2021-2022 is released for 81 Vacancies. Know NIELIT STCQ Vacancy, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Date, Notification, Syllabus & Exam Pattern.
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NIELIT Scientist B Notification 2021-2022

NIELIT Scientist B Scorecard 2021-2022 has been released on the official website. Candidates can enter their login details and download their scorecards. The direct link to download the NIELIT Scientist B and Scientific Assistant A scorecard is given below.

Click Here to Download NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant Score Card 2021-2022  

The NIELIT Scientist B Exam Date 2021 and Scientist A 2021 in STQC is 5th December 2021. The exam will be conducted in two shifts. The first shift is from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and the second shift is from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Earlier, the exam was scheduled for 21 November 2021. NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment 2021 notification had been re-released to fill up a total of 81 vacancies for the post of Scientist B and Scientific Assistant ‘A’. Earlier, the total number of vacancies for NIELIT Scientist B was 49 that has now been increased to 81. The Apply online for NIELIT Scientist B had been re-activated for the previous notification dated 02.12.2020. Candidates were able to apply for NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment from 10th June to 9th July 2021. Candidates who did not make payment and new candidates can apply online for NIELIT Recruitment through the direct link given here. Candidates who had applied earlier in December 2020 need not apply again.

Apply Online for NIELIT Scientist B 2020-21 Recruitment (inactive now)

This is an astonishing opportunity for the candidates to join the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology National Informatics Centre. The NIELIT Scientist B exam date 2021 is 5th December 2021.

NIELIT Scientist B Notification 2020, Download PDF

Moreover, you can check below to know about the NIELIT Scientist B 2021 official notification PDF, important dates, vacancy distribution, eligibility criteria, fee, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, and more regarding NIC 2021 exam for both Scientists - 'B' and Scientific/Technical Assistant- 'A' posts here.

NIELIT Scientist B Latest Updates

  • 11th June 2021: NIELIT Scientist B Apply Online Link Re-Activate. The total number of vacancies has also been increased. Check Here.
  • NIELIT recruitment 2020 merit list and cut off were released earlier! You can check below the cut off and merit list for Scientist - 'B' and Scientific Assistant- 'A':

NIELIT Scientist-'A' Merit List

NIELIT Scientist-'B' Merit List

NIELIT Scientist-'A' Cut Off

NIELIT Scientist-'B' Cut Off

NIELIT Scientist B & Technical Scientific Asst. A Exam Date 2021-2022

The revised and newly released application date and exam date for NIELIT STQC 2020-21 is given below. 


Important Dates

NIELIT 2021 Notification Release Date

2nd December 2020

10th June 2021  (Re-released)

NIELIT 2021 Online Application Begins

2nd December 2020

10th June 2021 (Re-released)

Last date to fill NIELIT STQC Application Form

31st December 2020

9th July 2021 (Re-released)

NIELIT 2021 Admit Card

22 November 2021

NIELIT Scientist B Exam Date 2021

5th December 2021

NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment 2021-2022 Highlights

NIELIT Recruitment 2021 
Organization NameNational Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT)
  • Scientist ‘B’
    Group A
  • Scientific
    Assistant ‘A’
    Group -B 
Vacancies81 (Revised)
Online Application Starts10th June 2021 (Re-released)
Last Date to Apply09th July 2021 (Re-released)
Cut off date for Age limit & Educational Qualification31/12/2020 
Advt No.NIELIT/NDL/STQC/2020/1

NIELIT Vacancy 2021-2022

A total of 81 Vacancies have been released for NIELIT Scientist B 2020-21 Recruitment. There has been an increase in the number of vacancies from the previously released 49 vacancies. 

PostRevised No. of VacanciesReserved for PwD
Scientist – B


(UR:12, EWS:1, OBC:4, ST:1)

Scientific Assistant ‘A’


(UR:26, EWS:6, OBC:23, SC:8)


NIELIT Eligibility Criteria 2021-2022

To be eligible for any of the post released under NIELET 2021 recruitment notification, the candidates are required to fulfil the following criteria as described by the officials:

1) Age Limit Criteria for NIELIT Scientist B

The officials have described the upper age limit of the candidates applying for both the posts as 30 years as on 31/12/2020.

2) Educational Qualification for NIELIT Scientist B

The candidate is required to obtain the following educational qualification for their desired post as on 31st December 2021.



Scientist - ‘B’

M.Sc. in Electronics / CS OR MCA OR DOEACC B-level or M. Tech/M.E./B.E./B.Tech

Scientific/Technical Assistant- ‘A’

M.Sc. in Electronics/Applied Electronics/Physics/CS/IT OR M.S. OR MCA OR B.E./B. Tech

Note: No experience is required for the above-mentioned posts.

Check here NEILIT Eligibility Criteria for Scientist B & Technical Assistant

NIELIT Scientist B & Technical Assistant Apply Online 2021-2022

The steps to apply online for NIELIT Scientist B are as follows.

  • Visit the official website of NIELIT.
  • On the home page, click on the New Registration link if you are registering for the first time.


  • Now, fill up the application form.
  • Add up the details correctly.
  • You will get a registration number and password upon registering yourself.
  • On registering successfully, log in with the registration number and password to complete the NIELIT STQC Application Form 2021.
  • Fill in all the details carefully.
  • Upload the photograph and signature image in the mentioned dimensions.
  • Now, click on the submit button.
  • Pay the application fee as per your category.
  • Don't forget to take a print of the application form for future reference.

NIELIT Scientist B Apply Online 2021, Apply Online 

Application Fee for NIELIT STQC

If you find yourself eligible for either Scientist - ‘B’ or Scientific Assistant- ‘A’ post and are interested in applying for the exam, then you must know the application fee. The application for NIELIT 2021 exam varies for every category and is non-refundable.



General and all other

₹ 800/-

SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates



NIELIT STQC Scientist B & Technical Assistant A Salary

The NIELIT STQC Salary will be in level 10 for Scientist B and in level 6 for NIELIT Scientific/Technical Assistant 'A'. The payscale for NIELIT Scientist B is given below in the table.

Post NamePay ScaleLevel
 NIELIT Scientist B₹ 56,100/ – ₹ 1,77,500/-Level 10
Scientific/Technical Assistant 'A' Post₹ 35,400/ – ₹ 1,12,400/-Level 6

For complete details, you can refer to the NIELIT Scientist B Technical Assistant Salary and Job Profile here.

NIELIT Scientist B & Technical Assistant Syllabus 2021-2022

NIELIT Exam Pattern 2021

The OMR based examination consists of the following criteria:



No. of Questions

Maximum Marks


Technical Area (Computer related topics: Computer Science/Computer Engineering)




3 hours

Generic Area (Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning Capabilities, Quantitative and Qualitative abilities, and General Aptitude)






120 Questions

120 marks


Note: The examination holds a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

NIELIT Syllabus 2021 for Scientist B & Technical Assistant




  • Logical Reasoning
  • Analytical Reasoning Capabilities
  • Quantitative and Qualitative abilities
  • General Aptitude


  • Probability, Statistics, and Combinatorics
  • Digital Logic
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Analog and Digital Communication
  • Programming and Data Structures
  • Algorithms
  • Compiler Design
  • Operating System
  • Databases
  • Information Systems and Software Engineering
  • Computer Networks
  • Web Technologies
  • Cyber Security and Emerging Technologies
  • Cloud Technology

Check here detailed NIELIT Syllabus and Exam Pattern

NIELIT Selection Process

The selection of the candidates for Scientist - ‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant- ‘A’ post will only be done on the basis of the written examination.

However, the final selection of candidates for the post of Scientist –‘B’ will be based on

  • Written examination
  • Interview
  • Verification of documents

The weight-age of marks for written examination and interview will be in the ratio 85:15. It is mandatory to appear in the interview for selection.

And the final selection for the post of Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ will be based on

  • The merit position arrived from the performance in the written examination.

NIELIT Admit Card 2021-2022

The admit card for NIELIT Scientist B 2021 and admit card for NIELIT Scientist Assistant A has been released on the official website. To download the NIELIT admit card you will be required to enter the details such as registration number and password as received while filling up the application form. However, for your convenience we have updated the direct link to download the NIELIT admit card 2021 for Scientist - ‘B’ & Scientific/Technical Assistant- ‘A’ below:

Click here to download the NIELIT Scientist B and Scientist Assistant A admit card 2021

NIELIT Result 2021-2022

Authorities of NIELIT has released the scorecard for Scientists B and Techincal Assistant 2021-2022. The direct link for the same is given below:

Click Here to Download NIELIT Scientist B and Technical Assistant Score Card 2021-2022  

However, the officials of NIELIT will release the NIELIT merit list 2021 for the post of Scientist - ‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant- ‘A’ post, 25-30 days after the successful conduction of the exam. You can directly check your NIELIT result 2021-2022 on this page as well. 


NIELIT Previous Year Paper

In order to track the pattern of the examination along with the types of questions asked on a regular basis, it is important to practice previous year papers. Preparing for the NIELIT exam with the help of the previous year papers will guide you in the right direction and enable you to achieve your success with ease.


  • A total of 81 vacancies have been re-released for NIELIT STQC 2021 with reference to the previous year recruitment for NIELIT STQC 2020. Previously, there were a total of 49 vacancies for the post of NIELIT Scientist B and Scientific Assistant ‘A’ post. 

  • You can apply for the post of Scientist - 'B' and Scientific Assistant- 'A' in NIELIT Recruitment 2021.

  • The apply online date for NIELIT Scientist - 'B' and Scientific Assistant- 'A' is from 10th June to 9th July 2021.


  • All the candidates belonging to the General category will have to pay Rs. ₹ 800/- while the SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates have to pay Rs. 400/-

  • There are 120 objective types of questions of 1 mark each making it a total of 120 marks. The duration of the NIELIT 2021 written exam is 3 hours. There is a negative marking of 0.25 mark for an incorrect answer by you. 

  • The age limit for the post of NIELIT Scientist ‘B’and Scientific Assistant ‘A is 30 years as on 31/12/2020.

  • No, if you had applied for NIELIT Scientist B in 2020 and had paid the application fee then you need not apply again. However, in case you did not pay the application fee for NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment, then you must pay the fee in the present application form. 

  • The NIELIT STQC Application Date for Scientist B and Scientific Assistant A was from 02/12/2020 11:30 AM to 31/12/2020 5:30 PM.


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