NIELIT Scientist B Direct Recruitment in MeitY: Apply Online, Vacancy, Selection Process

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment in MeitY: NIELIT has invited online applications from aspirants to fill Scientist B vacancies on behalf of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) Govt. of India. Candidates satisfying the eligibility criteria and having a qualifying degree in Electrical, Electronics, Computer Science & Instrumentation disciplines can apply for NIELIT recruitment 2022. The last date for applying to NIELIT Scientist B recruitment is 18th January 2022.

NIELIT Scientist B merit list will be based on Written Test followed by an Interview. Read on for more information about the NIELIT 2022 recruitment, including the application link, exam date, vacancies, eligibility requirements, selection process, salary, and other details.

NIELIT Recruitment 2022: Overview

Check out the brief overview of NIELIT Scientist B recruitment about application dates, vacancies, selection process etc.

NIELIT Recruitment for Scientist B Overview

Name of Organization

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT)


Scientist B



Selection Process
  • Written Test
  • Interview

Application date for NIELIT 2022

20/12/2021 to 18/01/2022
Job Type

PSU Job without GATE

Official Website

NIELIT: Full Form and Functions

The National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) was established to carry out Human Resource Development and associated activities in the Information, Electronics, and Communications Technology fields (IECT). In the field of IECT, NIELIT is involved in both formal and non-formal education, as well as the development of industry-oriented quality education and training programmes in cutting-edge sectors.

NIELIT Scientist B Official Notification PDF

The NIELIT Recruitment 2022 notification pdf for the post of Scientist B is available on the company’s official website. Candidates can download the detailed notification PDF from the following link.

NIELIT Scientist B Notification PDF: Download Here

Apply Online for NIELIT Recruitment in MeitY

NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment in MeitY: Important Dates

The important dates for the NIELIT recruitment 2022 apply online, exam dates are updated below. 

Event Date
Commencement of Online Application 20/12/2021
Last Date to Apply Online 18/01/2022
Written Test To be notified
Personal Interview Dates To be notified
Tentative Date of Result To be notified

NIELIT Scientist B Vacancy 2022: Branch-Wise

NIELIT has released the number of Scientist B vacancies available for direct recruitment in MeitY. The branch wise vacancies for NIELIT recruitment are provided in the below table.








Electronics & Communication





Computer Science











NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

The following eligibility requirements must be met in order to be considered for NIELIT Recruitment 2022.

Educational Qualification for NIELIT Scientist B

Interested candidates must meet the following educational requirements in the particular discipline.

Post Qualification
Scientist B
  • B.E. or B. Tech., or (DOEACC) B Level, or AMIE or Graduate IETE, or M.Sc. or MCA, or M.E. or M.Tech.

Eligible Disciplines:

Age Limit for NIELIT Scientist B

Candidates interested in NIELIT recruitment 2022 must meet the following age requirements as of 18th January 2022, in addition to the other requirements.

Scientist B

30 years

33 years 35 years

Final Selection Procedure for NIELIT Scientist B

  • The final selection for the position of Scientist ‘B’ will be based on the candidates’ overall performance in both the written exam and the interview.
  • Only those candidates who have qualified for the written examination in the ratio of 1:3 will be invited for an interview.
  • At the time of the interview for the position of Scientist ‘B,’ the documents will be verified.

Weightage for the positions of Scientist B

Parameter Weightage
Written Test 85%
Interview 15%

Written Examination

  • The written exam will be objective (OMR based) and will include questions from both the technical and generic areas.
  • Each question will be worth 1 (one) mark, with a negative marking of 0.25 mark for each incorrect response.
  • For General and EWS Category candidates, the cut-off marks for passing the written test will be 50%, 40% for OBC candidates, and 30% for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  • The defined cut off marks would apply to both overall marks (i.e. Technical and Generic Combined) and individual sections/areas (Technical/ Generic).
  • Logical, Analytical Reasoning Capabilities, Quantitative & Qualitative Abilities, General Awareness and Aptitude will all be included in the Generic Area.

Exam Pattern for Scientist B recruitment


No of Questions


Generic Area


3 hours





How to Apply online for NIELIT Scientist B Recruitment 2022?

  • Only one stream (Electronics and Communication/ Computer Science) can be applied for by a candidate.

  • Between 20th December 2021 and 18th January 2022, candidates can apply ONLINE at

  • Candidates must have a valid e-mail address and a current mobile phone number.

  • Only when all of the Steps have been successfully completed will the application be considered complete.

  • If a candidate is unable to submit the fee by the deadline, or if his or her application is otherwise defective, his or her candidature will be summarily rejected.

NIELIT Scientist B Application Fee 2022

  • Candidates from different categories must pay the following online application fee:
    • Unreserved (UR)/ Others – ₹800
    • SC/ ST/ PWD/ Female candidates – ₹400

NIELIT Scientist B Salary

  • According to company policy, candidates are recruited into Level 10 (Rs.56100 – 177500).
  • As a scientist B at NIELIT, you will be in charge of promoting, planning, designing, developing, and implementing the NIC’s computerisation service to a government department or an affiliated organisation.
  • Aside from that, you’ll be in charge of Information Systems and Expert Systems development and implementation.
  • You may also be expected to go on visits to help with the technical components of the projects.

NIELIT Contact Details

Registered Office

  • National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology
    NIELIT Bhawan,
    Plot No. 3, PSP Pocket, Sector-8,
    Dwarka, New Delhi-110077

For the Official NIELIT website, click the link below:

NIELIT Official Website

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