DRDO offers exciting and challenging career opportunities to work on defence systems, infrastructure & related activities in a broad spectrum of subjects/disciplines at its more than 60 laboratories/establishments spread throughout the country. Online applications are invited for recruitment to the post of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ (STA ‘B’) through DRDO Entry Test-2018 in various subjects/disciplines as per section-1 below. Candidates are advised to read the completeadvertisement carefully, before filling up the online application form. Instructions for filling-up of online application and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are available on CEPTAM notice board of DRDO website www.drdo.gov.in.
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An eligible candidates should download his/her call letter from DRDO website www.drdo.gov.in senior technical assistant by entering his/her details i.e. Registration Number/Roll Number and Password/Date of Birth. No hard copy of the call letter/ Information Handout etc. will be sent by post/courier.
Pay, as per 7th CPC Pay matrix, at level 6 and other benefits include dearness allowance, houserent allowance, transport allowance, children education allowance, leave travel concession, medical facilities, CSD facility and other allowances/advances. Recruited candidates will be covered under national pension system (NPS) of the government unless provided otherwise as per Govt. of India rules
The Salary for Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ is mention below:
Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’
As per 7th CPC Pay matrix and other benefits (Approx. Rs. 50,000 per month including allowances in class ‘X’
Before applying, candidates should ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria for the post. Candidates are advised to apply online through DRDO website www.drdo.gov.in Application Fees/Intimation Charges, shall be as follows
Category of Applicant
Amount of Fee (Non-refundable)
Rs.100/- as intimation charge
Every year DRDO conducts recruitment for the post of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’, the most paramount and prestigious job to start your career. The entire recruitment process involves an online examination from a centre as allotted by DRDO. All stages of the examination are mandatory. DRDO Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ exam will held in three Stages :-
Scope of Examination
Duration ofExam (Min.)
CBT for Screening
Test common to all post-codes : Quantitative ability/aptitude,General intelligence & Reasoning ability, General awareness,English language (basic knowledge), General science
CBT for ProvisionalSelection
Test specific to subject of post-code
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Before starting DRDO Senior Technical Assistant officer it is important that aspirants are well verse with topics and the detailed syllabus for the exam. DRDO Senior Technical Assistant will have objective questions from Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning skills, understanding of English Language, General Awareness and Professional Knowledge. So, topics related to these sections cover the DRDO Senior Technical Assistant exam syllabus.
On-Line screening examination for 150 marks
On-line examination for 100 marks
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To apply for DRDO Senior technical assistant an aspirant should meet various eligibility Criteria wrt to Education Qualification, Age Nationality, Number of attempts permissible etc. To know in detail about the topics/Chapters which are covered under these subjects for each Phases of DRDO Senior technical assistant 2018-19 exams
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT (EQR) (Refer: 1.1, 2.3 & 5.4)
B.Sc. degree in Agriculture/ Agricultural Science from recognized University/ Institute.
Three years Diploma in Automobile Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
B.Sc. degree in Botany from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of ZBC etc. may also apply).
Three years Diploma in Chemical Engineering/Technologyfrom recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
B.Sc. degree in Chemistry/Chemical Science from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of PCM/ZBC/PCB etc. May also apply).
Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Computer Science/Engineering/ Technology/ Information Technology from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute (Courses by DOEACC/BCA/MCA are not eligible)
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Three years Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
Three years Diploma in Electrical Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
Electronics & Instrumentation
Three years Diploma in Electronics & Instrumentation from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.
Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Electronics orElectronics & Communication or Electronics &Telecommunication Engineering from recognized University/Technical Board/ Institute.
B.Sc. degree in Geology from recognized University/ Institute
B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Instrumentation or Instrumentation & Control Engineering from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute.
Degree in Science with minimum one year Diploma in Library Science from recognized University/Technical Board/ Institute
B.Sc. degree in Mathematics from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of PCM etc. may also apply).
Three years Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or MechanicalEngg(Production/ Automobile/ Refrigeration/ Air Conditioning/Maintenance etc.) from Technical Board/ Institute
Three years Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering fromrecognized Technical Board/ Institute
B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Photography orCinematography (Vocational Photography & Cinematography)from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute(Applied courses and Bachelor in Fine Arts are not eligible)
B.Sc. degree in Physics from recognized University/ Institute(candidates of PCM/PCB etc. may also apply).
B.Sc. degree in Psychology from recognized University/Institute
B.Sc. degree in Zoology/ Life Science from recognizedUniversity/ Institute (candidates of ZBC etc. may also apply).
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DRDO releases notification for Senior technical assistant examination every year. Tentative dates for the examination process is listed in DRDO exam calendar.
On line Application and Payment of fee On-Line
Before 29 August 2018
Availability of Call Letters on SEBI website (for On-Line Examinations)
30th November 2018
Phase I On-Line Examination
15th to 18th December
Phase II On-Line Examination
Dates will be intimated
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The DRDO Senior technical assistant Cut-Off marks will be set by the Securities and Exchange Board of India authority. We have mentioned the expected cut off marks of Senior Technical Assistant 2018. Knowing the previous year cut-off of any exams help in planning preparation strategy for the exam.
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Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates who must be an Indian Citizen for selection and appointment to various posts. The vacancies are as under:-
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