The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is an agency of the Government of India, charged with the military's research and development, headquartered in New Delhi, India. It was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Technical Development Establishment and the Directorate of Technical Development and Production of the Indian Ordnance Factories with the Defence Science Organisation. It is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defence, Government of India. With a network of 52 laboratories, which are engaged in developing defence technologies covering various fields, like aeronautics, armaments, electronics, land combat engineering, life sciences, materials, missiles, and naval systems, DRDO is India's largest and most diverse research organisation. The organisation includes around 5,000 scientists belonging to the Defence Research & Development Service (DRDS) and about 25,000 other scientific, technical and supporting personne

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associateship number of associateships Subject & descipline Qualification date of interview
research associateaship1chemistry or materials engineering p.hd21st october 2019
JRF1 chemistry post graduate degreein relevent descipline21st october 2019
JRF1 physics post graduate degreein relevent descipline21st october 2019
JRF2 mechanical engineering graduate degree in professional course (b.e/b.tech)22nd october 2019
JRF1 physics post graduate degree in professional course (m.e/m.tech)22nd october 2019
#The number of vacancies may vary depending upon requirement at the time of walk-in interview. A vacancy may be kept unfilled, if no candidate is found suitable. Age : For RA is 35 years and for JRF is 28 years as on date of interview (5 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates & 3 years for OBC candidates). However, the OBC candidates in the creamy layer will not be eligible for age relaxation. Fellowship Stipend: 54,000/- p.m. for RA and t 31,000/- p.m. (1st & 2nd year) for JRF. Contingency grant up to a maximum of 15,000/- per annum and 20,000/- per annum shall be paid to Research Fellows and Research Associates respectively on reimbursement basis for the first two years. The contingency grant may be increased to 20,000/- for the subsequent years (in case of JRF). They shall also be eligible for HRA as per Government rules. Research Associates and junior Research Fellows are not eligible for other type of benefits like DA, CCA, Bonus, Retirement benefit etc. However, they are eligible for medical facilities for self only through Ml Room facility available in the campus. The award of fellowship/associateship will not confer any right on the candidate for further employment in DRDO. Director, DMSRDE reserves the right not to select any candidate, if suitable candidates are not available. Interested candidates fulfilling the above qualifications may appear for a walk-in interview at the DMSRDE Transit Facility (Near DRLM Puliya), DMSRDE, G. T. Road, Kanpur 208 004 on the date & time as mentioned above along with a bio-data (format enclosed) clearly indicating the name of the fellowship/associateship applied for, with a recent passport size photograph and Xerox copies of testimonials. They must also bring all original Mark sheets/Certificates/Testimonials/Community Certificate (if applicable)/GATE/NET Score Card and ID proof (Voter's ID/AADHAR Card/Pan Card/Driving License). Candidates working in Government/Public Sector Undertaking/Autonomous bodies should apply through proper channel.


Interview Date :21-10-2019 to 22-10-2019 Notification

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