DRDO Vacancy 2022 For Scientist B

DRDO Vacancy 2022 For Scientist B

ByAina Parasher  |  Updated on: Aug 8, 2022
DRDO Vacancy for Scientist B 2022 released along with the official notification. Read about the eligibility criteria, qualifying degrees for different Engineering streams.
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The release of DRDO Vacancy 2022 for Scientist ‘B’ has opened doors to a bright future for various candidates. RECRUITMENT & ASSESSMENT CENTRE (RAC) has released 579 vacancies under Scientist ‘B’ in DRDO where 51 Backlog vacancies were released for OBC/ SC/ ST candidates. Candidates are invited to apply for the DRDO vacancy under various disciplines.

The candidate will be selected to fill the DRDO vacancy via two methods depending on the discipline of the candidate, which is elaborated on in the coming sections. Here, we have provided a complete list and description of the DRDO vacancy 2022 for various disciplines under different categories.

DRDO Vacancy 2022

RAC released a total of 630 vacancies for Scientist `B’ in DRDO (Defence Research &  Development  Organization)(579 vacancies), DST (8 vacancies), and ADA(43 vacancies). The start date of the application process is not declared by the officials yet but the tentative exam date is declared i.e. 16 October 2022. 

The total number of vacancies released by RAC under DRDO is mentioned in the table provided below under different categories.

DRDO Job Vacancy 2022

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

214

53

142 + 21@

79 + 19@

40 + 11@

528 + 51@

Where @-Backlog vacancies

DRDO Vacancy 2022 Highlights

The highlights of the DRDO vacancies released by RAC are provided in the table given below: 

Particulars

Details

Available Post

Scientist ‘B’

Mode of application

Online

Filling out the Application form

To be notified

Number of Vacancies

Part-I - 223 (3 disciplines)(GATE Score + Written Test + Interview)

Part-II - 78 (14 disciplines) (GATE Score + Interview)

Category-wise vacancies

UR - 214

EWS - 53

OBC - 163

SC -  98

ST - 51

Last date for Applying

To be notified(21 days from starting)

Exam date

16 October 2022 (Tentative)

Discipline-wise DRDO Vacancy 2022

Vacancies released by DRDO are divided into two parts- Part I and Part II where Part I carries 3 disciplines i.e., ECE, ME, and CSE, and Part II carries 14 disciplines. The selection process for both parts differs from each other as a valid GATE score, a Written Examination and a Personal Interview will fill the vacancies in part 1, and Vacancies in Part 2 will be filled with a valid GATE score and a Personal Interview only. 

The complete description of the DRDO Vacancy 2022 for both parts is given below. 

DRDO Vacancy 2022 - Part I

S. No.

Discipline

No. of Vacancies

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

1

Electronics & Comm. Engg

54

13

37 +

4@

20 +

2@

11 +

2@

135 +

8@

2

Mechanical Engg

52

14

35 +

4@

21 +

7@

10 +

1@

132+

12@

3

Computer Science & Engg*

45

10

28 +

4@

14 +

4@

7 +

2@

104 +

10@

  • Where, @- Backlog vacancies

DRDO Vacancy 2022 - Part II

Item No.

Subject/ Discipline

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

1

Atmospheric Science

-

-

-

-

1@

1@

2

Microbiology

1

-

1

-

1

3

3

Biochemistry

1

-

1

-

-

2

4

Electrical Engg

9

3

7+1@

4 +2@

2 +2@

25 +5@

5

Material Science & Engg/ Metallurgical Engg

9

-

4

1 +

1@

1

15 +

1@

6

Physics*

10

3

6 +1@

5

2@

24 +3@

7

Chemistry*

9

3

6

4

3

25

8

Chemical Engg

5

2

5 +3@

2 +1@

2

16 +4@

9

Aeronautical Engg

9

2

6

3 +1@

2

22 +1@

10

Mathematics*

3

1

2

1

-

7

11

DRDO Civil Engineering vacancy*

2

1

2 +2@

1 +1@

1@

6 +4@

12

Instrument- ation Engg*

-

-

1@

-

-

1@

13

Material Science*

3

1

2 +1@

2

1

9 +1@

14

Naval Architecture*

2

-

-

1

-

3

  • Where, @- Backlog vacancies

DRDO Vacancy FAQs

  • RECRUITMENT & ASSESSMENT CENTRE (RAC) has released the DRDO vacancy 2022. The RAC released 579 for Scientist ‘B’ in DRDO. There were a total of 630 vacancies for Scientist ‘B’ under the DRDO, DST, and ADA departments.

  • For scientist ‘B’ under DRDO, there are a total of 579 vacancies. Candidates from various categories are called for job recruitment by RAC. There will be 51 Backlog vacancies for OBC/SC/ST.

  • The DRDO vacancy for Civil Engineering launched by RAC is 6 + 4, where 4 backlog vacancies are launched for OBC/SC/ST. Fresh DRDO job vacancies launched for Civil Engineering candidates are

    • UR- 2
    • EWS- 1
    • OBC- 2
    • SC- 1
  • The DRDO vacancy is launched into two parts, which are:

    • Part I - 3 disciplines (ECE, ME, and CSE)
    • Part II- 14 disciplines

    The selection in Part I will be based on a valid GATE score, a Written Examination, and a Personal Interview, and selection for Part 2 will be filled with a valid GATE score and a Personal Interview only.

  • There are a total of 579  DRDO Discipline-wise Vacancies launched by RAC. A total of 17 disciplines under DRDO for Scientist ‘B’ are open for the recruitment process. Where in 3 disciplines ECE, ME, and CSE the recruitment process will be of three steps(valid GATE score + Written Examination + Personal Interview), and for the remaining disciplines, it will only be a two-step process(GATE score and Personal Interview).

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