DRDO CEPTAM 2018 – Defense Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) the DRDO CEPTAM Admit Card 2018 for tier 1 exam on November 30, 2018 at www.drdo.gov in. Until December 18, 2018 candidates will only be able to fetch their DRDO CEPTAM Admit Card 2018. Total 4419 number of candidates are rejected. DRDO is conducting this recruitment for 494 posts i. e. Senior Technical Assistant (DRDO STA ‘B’). Those who will fill the application form for DRDO CEPTAM 2018 in time for those admit card has been issued. Recruitment will be done on the basis of the Online DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018 Examination (Tier 1 and Tier 2) and Document Verification. DRDO will conduct the examination in different centers, the center list is mentioned below in the page. From this page, the candidate will get full updates regarding the DRDO STA ‘B’ 2018 on the basis of official notification.

Latest: DRDO CEPTAM Pune Examination Center Address changed to check the same from below. 
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The selection process contains two phases i. e. Tier I and Tier II. For each of the tier DRDO will issue the admit card separately. For more details regarding DRDO CEPTAM, 2018 candidate can see the below-mentioned schedule.

DRDO CEPTAM 2018  Important Dates
Start Date of Filling Application Form 04 Aug 2018
Last Date of Filling Application Form 29 Aug 2018
13 Sep 2018
Admit Card Release Date 30 Nov 2018
Examination Date for Tier 1 15 to 18 Dec 2018 (in two shifts)
Examination Date for Tier 2 To be Announced
Result Declaration Date To be Announced

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Vacancy Details of DRDO CEPTAM 2018

From the below-mentioned table, the candidate can see the Vacancy Details of DRDO CEPTAM 2018.

Total Number of Posts: 494

Post Code and Subject Name Total Number of Vacancies Code of Posting Stations
0101 Agriculture 4 H1, L1
0102 Automobile Engineering 6 A2,B2,C2
0103 Botany 3 D2, H1
0104 Chemical Engineering 13 A3,H2,J1,N1,P2, V1
0105 Chemistry 24 A3,D2,G1,H1,H2, J1,J2,K1,K2,N1, P2
0106 Civil Engineering 4 A1,D2,H2
0107 Computer Science 79 A1,A2,A3,B1,B2, B3,D2,H2,J2,K2, P1,P2
0108 Electrical & Electronics Engineering 16 B2,B3,C2,H2
0109 Electrical Engineering 35 A2,B1,B2,H2,K2, P1,P2,V1
0110 Electronics & Instrumentation 7 A1,C1,H2
0111 Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering 100 B1,B2,C2,D1,D2, H2,J2,K2,M1,P2
0112 Geology 3 D2
0113 Instrumentation 5 B2,J1,N1,P2
0114 Library Science 11 A1,C2,D2,H2,N1, P2
0115 Mathematics 8 D2, M2
0116 Mechanical Engineering 140 A1,A2,A3,B1,B2, C2,D1,D2,H2,J1, K1,K2,N1,P1,P2, V1
0117 Metallurgy 8 A3,H2
0118 Photography 2 B1,C2
0119 Physics 16 C1,D1,D2,H2,K2, P2,V1
0120 Psychology 5 D2
0121 Zoology 5 D2,G1,L1
Total 494          

Application Form for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

The last date for filling the applications form for DRDO CEPTAM 2018 has been extended till September 13, 2018. Candidates will have to register before the lapse of the deadline. DRDO Senior Technical Assistant Application  Form 2018 has been released, an eligible candidate can fill the Application form by clicking at the link provided below. The first step for filling the form is registration. To do so, candidates will have to submit a name, e-mail id, phone number, and few other details. Once, the registration is done successfully, a candidate’s login will be created. Only after accessing the login, details in the application form can be submitted.

The information to be submitted in the form will be related to:

  • Personal Details
  • Communication Details
  • Educational Details
  • Post Code/Posting Location
  • Uploading of Scanned images & documents

Apply Online: Click Here for filling Application For for DRDO CEPTAM 2018.

Application Fee: Rs 100/- (Non- Refundable)

Note: For Women/SC/ST/PWD and ESM candidates Application Fee is exempted.

Eligibility Criteria for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Before filling the application form candidate should go through the eligibility criteria first. Candidate can see the see below mentioned points for knowing about the detailed Eligibility Criteria.

  • Age: Candidate should 18-28 years old (relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/ESM/PWD)
  • Medical Fitness: Candidates must be fit in mental and physical health and free from any physical deformity.
  • No Objection Certificate (NOC)- Candidates working for Govt., PSU, Autonomous organizations, Armed Forces and Departmental can also apply by following the proper channel. Application submitted without NOC will be treated as temporary. Candidate should take NOC from the present management at the appropriate time.
  • Candidate should have 3 years Bachelors degree/Diploma certification in engineering/technology/ computer science/allied subjects from the recognized university or institute.
  • Candidates who have appeared in the final year examination and waiting for the result will be considered as ineligible.  
  • Candidates who have done B. Sc must have read the required subject for at least 02 years in the course of B.Sc. programme.
  • Candidates who have qualified M.Sc. or B.Tech. or B.E. or Ph.D. degree will be not ineligible.
  • Essential Qualification Requirement
Post Code and Subject Name Essential Qualification Degree (From the Recognized University/Institute)
0101 (Agriculture) B.Sc. degree in Agriculture/ Agricultural Science.
0102 (Automobile Engineering) 3 years Diploma in Automobile Engineering.
0103 Botany Botany (B. Sc) (ZBC etc can apply).
0104 Chemical Engineering 3 years Diploma in Chemical Engineering/Technology.
0105 Chemistry B.Sc. degree in Chemistry/Chemical Science (candidates of PCM/ZBC/PCB etc. may apply).
0106 Civil Engineering 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering
0107 Computer Science B.Sc. or Diploma (3 years)- Computer Science/ Engineering/ Technology/ Information Technology (Courses by DOEACC/BCA/MCA are not eligible)
0108 Electrical & Electronics Engineering 3 years Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
0109 Electrical Engineering 3 years Diploma in Electrical Engineering
0110 Electronics & Instrumentation 3 years Diploma in Electronics & Instrumentation
0111 Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering B.Sc. or Diploma (3 years)- Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
0112 Geology Geology (B.Sc)
0113 Instrumentation B.Sc. or Diploma (3 years)-Instrumentation or Instrumentation & Control Engineering
0114 Library Science Degree in Science with a one-year Diploma degree in Library Science
0115 Mathematics Mathematics (B.Sc) (candidates of PCM etc. may apply)
0116 Mechanical Engineering B.Sc. or Diploma (3 years)- Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engg(Production/ Automobile/ Refrigeration/ Air Conditioning/ Maintenance etc.)
0117 Metallurgy 3 years Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering
0118 Photography B.Sc. or Diploma (3 years)- Photography or Cinematography (Vocational Photography & Cinematography)
0119 Physics Physics (B.Sc) (PCM/PCB, apply)
0120 Psychology Psychology (B.Sc)
0121 Zoology Zoology/ Life Science (B.Sc) (candidates of ZBC can apply)

Admit Card for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Admit Card is the Key to enter in the Examination Hall. Candidate can download the DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018 Admit Card two weeks before the examination date. DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018 Admit Card will contain details of the candidate and exam, like- name, date, timing, an address of the exam center, a name of the exam etc. Candidate needs to bring the one valid ID proof (Pan Card, Adhar Card, Voter ID Card, Passport etc) and a hard copy of Admit Card on the day of the examination. CEPTAM will not consider any request for any change in examination station, date and session allotted to the candidate.

Examination Center List for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

From below mentioned image candidate can see the examination center list for Tier 1 and Tier 2.

Examination Center List for Tier- 1 (DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018)

Examination Center List for Tier- 1

Examination Center for Tier- 2 (DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018): Examination Center for Tier- 2 will be decided by the CEPTAM. The candidate can’t select of cities for Tier- 2 examinations.

Exam Pattern of DRDO CEPTAM 2018

It is very important for the candidates to know about the exam pattern from below mentioned information candidate can see the DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018 Exam Pattern.

  • Number of Examination Phase: 2 i.e Tier-1 and Tier-2.
  • Examination Mode: Online
  • Types of Questions: Objective and Multiple Choice Questions
  • Medium: English and Hindi
  • Marking Criteria: +1 for each correct answer
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks: (Tier 1and Tier 2): 40% for UR/OBC and for SC/ST 35%.
Tier Type of Examination Scope of Examination No of Questions Maximum Marks Duration of Exam
1 CBT for Screening Test common to all post-codes: Quantitative ability/aptitude, General Intelligence & Reasoning ability, General awareness, English language (basic knowledge), General science 150 150 120 Minutes
2 CBT for Provisional Selection Subject: Based on the Post Code 100 100 90 Minutes

Syllabus for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Before starting the preparation candidate should go through the syllabus. The syllabus will help the candidate to find out the names of topics and subjects. From below candidate can see the DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018 Examination Syllabus.

  • DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018, Tier 1 Examination Syllabus: Quantitative ability/aptitude, General Intelligence & Reasoning ability, General awareness, English language (basic knowledge), General science.
  • DRDO Senior Technical Assistant 2018, Tier 2 Examination Syllabus: Syllabus will be based on the Post Code

Result for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

After the conduction of the Tier 1 Examination, Result for the Tier 1 will be declared at the official website. The candidates who will qualify for the Tier 1 examination that will be selected for the Tier 2 examination. After the conduction of the Tier 2 Examination, Result for Tier 2 will be declared by the conducting body. On the basis of Tier1 and Tier2 examination Merit List will be prepared.

Selection Procedure for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Candidate will be selected on the basis of Tier 1, Tier 2 marks and on the basis of document verification. The candidate who will score minimum qualifying marks in the Tier 1 Examination that candidate will be selected for the Tier 2 Examination and the candidate who will score minimum qualifying marks in Tier 2 examination that candidate will be selected for preliminary document verification.

Posting Stations for DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Candidate can select the post station as per their choice, once the posting station has been filled by the candidate it cannot be changed on any kind of request. On the basis of the filled choice candidate posting location will be decided. Once the candidate posting station will be selected then it will remain the same for 5 years. After completion of 5 years, the candidate can request for post changing station. From the below mentioned table candidate can see the Post station code and Post Station Name.

Code of Posting Posting Code Name Code of Posting Posting Code Name

Remuneration and Service Conditions Under DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Salary will be based on the 7th Pay Scale at level 6 and other benefits like- dearness allowance, house rent allowance, transport allowance, children education allowance, leave travel concession, medical facilities, CSD facility and other allowances/advances. DRDO has well planned out green campuses with private quarters, general facilities & sports facilities at most of the laboratories/ establishments. Selected candidates will be covered under national pension system (NPS) of the government as per the Indian Government Rules.

For more information download advertisement of DRDO CEPTAM 2018

Official website: drdo.gov.in


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