BARC Scientific Officer Salary 2022: OCES Job Profile, Pay Scale

BARC Scientific Officer Salary 2022: OCES Job Profile, Pay Scale

ByRahul Ranjan  |  Updated on: Feb 7, 2022
BARC Result 2022 has been released. BARC Scientific Officer salary and job profile plays a very important role in inviting large number of applicants. Check detailed salary details, monthly annulment and job profile in detail
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BARC Result 2022 has been released. BARC has released notifications for the BARC Scientific Officer 2022 jobs for academic programs. BARC Scientific Officer is considered one of the prestigious jobs candidates prepare for.

Here we have explained all the details regarding the Scientific Officer Job profile, pay scale, and other perks related to the job. Refer to the sections below to know more.

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BARC Scientific Officer Salary 2022

BARC Scientific Officer Salary 2022: Recruitment of Scientific Officers (Scientists and Engineers) in BARC is through two major programs which are OCES and DGFS, conducted by the BARC Training Schools. BARC Scientific officer salary and Job Profile includes OCES the flagship program of the BARC Training Schools for Engineering Graduates and after completion of this program Trainee, Scientific Officers ( TSO ) are placed as Scientific Officers.
  • BARC OCES Additional perks and Benefits include perks like Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Transport Allowance, etc.
  • BARC OCES In-hand Salary in all the units shall be as a Scientific Officer 'C' (SO/C) in the Level 10 - ₹ 56,100 of the 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix.
  • BARC OCES Probationary Period is two or one years depending upon the course. 

Direct recruitment of Scientific/Technical Officers is also done through open advertisements in leading newspapers for the post of Technical Officer (C).

Check the eligibility criteria for BARC OCES and Scientific Officers.

Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates (OCES)

Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates is the flagship program of the BARC Training Schools for Engineering Graduates and Science Postgraduates all over the country. Candidates from different engineering backgrounds can apply through the BARC program. Once the candidates complete the Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates training session, only then they will be employed as BARC SCientif officers in the required department

Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates (OCES)

DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme (DGFS)

Two-year DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates and Physics Postgraduates, Engineering Graduates and Physics Postgraduates who have excelled in the Selection Interviews for the BARC Training Schools programs.Institutes and specializations as listed are paid stipends and tuition fees to pursue an M.Tech. / M. Chem. Engg. degree while retaining their employment in DAE.

DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme (DGFS)

BARC Scientific Officer Training 

The Training Program aims to ensure that the Trainee Scientific Officers (TSOs) are provided with the necessary facilities and opportunities to acquire knowledge and develop skills that comprise foundation, core, advanced and elective courses. The course work consisting of classroom lectures, practical training and project work, is organized into three trimesters and is completed in one year. The Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates program is recognized for the award of Post-Graduate Diploma and as course work for the award of M.Tech./M.Phil./Ph.D. degree of the Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI), an aided institution of the Department of Atomic Energy. 

BARC Scientific Officer Training Schools 

There are various training schools to give the training to Scientific Officers. The complete list of the training schools for the Scientific offices is mentioned below:

  • BARC Training School in Mumbai    
  • BARC Training School at Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam
  • BARC Training School at Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology(RRCAT), Indore
  • BARC Training School at Nuclear Fuel Complex (NFC), Hyderabad
  • Atomic Minerals Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMD), Hyderabad

BARC Scientific Officer Placement

A TSO who scores a minimum of 50% aggregate marks on completion of the Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates  Program is successful TSOs will be posted as Scientific Officer 'C'.Posting of a successful Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates TSO to a DAE unit is done on the basis of the requirements of DAE and the TSOs merit.

BARC Scientific Officer Grade and Pay Scale

Appointment in all the units shall be as a Scientific Officer in Level 10 - ₹ 56,100 of the 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix.

BARC Scientific Officer Salary

Pay Level

Pay matrix- 7 ( Rs. 56,100)

Basic pay

Rs. 56,100

Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance and Transport Allowance, etc.

Rs. 39,000/- (approx.)

Total Monthyl Emoluement

Rs. 95,000

Adding up these perks and allowances, the total salary of the BARC officers will be approximately ₹ 95,000 per month. The appointment will be at the beginning of the pay scale with Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates TSOs getting two or three increments depending on their performance during the Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Post Graduates program.

BARC SO Additional Perks and Benefits 2022

There are various additional perks given to the BARC SO along with the basic pay. Check out the additional perks given to the BARC Scientific Officer after recruitment mentioned below. 

  • Monthly emoluments at the time of joining including
  • Dearness Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Transport Allowance at the present Mumbai rate,
  • In addition, other Allowances such as Leave Travel Concession by air, every year up to the first eight years (subject to conditions) and once in two years 
  • Children's Education Allowance and Professional Update Allowance are also payable.
  • A comprehensive Contributory Health Service Scheme or equivalent for employees and their dependent family members is also available at all DAE Units

BARC SO Additional Opportunities

Candidates applying for BARC SO will be governed by stipendiary norms of ECIL and the terms and service conditions of ECIL on absorption. A merit list created out of the Selection Interview Marks may also be used to offer admission to M.Sc. (Engg.) / Ph.D. or Diploma in Radiological Physics programs of BARC under the aegis of HBNI in the academic year.

BARC Scientific Officer Job Profile

BARC is one of the most heavily funded research organizations in the country which has a good share of India's GDP channeled for its research work. If you want to know the job profile of working in BARC I will highlight all the points below :

1. The full medical expenses are covered by BARC during service and only a nominal amount is cut from your salary each month for that.

2. Scientists directly join as Gazetted officers.

3. There is good career progress but you have to sit for promotion interviews. 

4. The main BARC township has all the facilities you and your family would need, including full-fledged sports activities, cultural clubs, trekking clubs etc. 

5. Work hours maybe 8 - 8.5 hrs of work with 5 days working a week and Sat and Sunday is off.

6. Apart from all these, the other facilities like LTC, EL and CL are all applicable just like any other central government job.

7. You can get your M.tech while on the job itself, so within two years of joining you would have your master's degree.

8. All have gone through a tough BARC interview before getting into BARC and that reflects in their work.

9. Your working place would be most probably in Mumbai.

BARC Scientific Officer Exam Salary & Job Profile FAQs

  • The salary of BARC goes to INR 80 - 95 k per month, after all, perks with basic pay INR 56100 per month without perks. Maharatna companies' salary varies from 55000 per month to 1.1 lakh per month depending on the job location and job profile but you will get more perks in Maharatna than in BARC. 

  • BARC is one of the best research institutions in the country. Candidates they select for the post of Scientific Officer come after facing a very tough technical interview will enjoy all facilities of gazetted A officer. So life is undoubtedly very good. 

  • A scientific officer in BARC does not undergo periodic transfers similar to defence personnel but there is a clause in the service conditions that says they can be transferred to any of the DAE 

  • There are two ways you can migrate from BARC to ISRO. You can either apply for Deputation after 20 years of service which will be for a fixed and limited period of time or you can apply for or Transfer.

  • During the training period, you will get 55000 as a stipend and after successful completion of training, one may get 2 or 3 increments according to their performance in training .

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