DRDO-CEPTAM Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) Recruitment -2019-2020 | Vacancies: 1817 | Last date:23rd January 2020

Center for Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM),
Defense R&D Organization (DRDO), Ministry of Defense,
Metcalfe House, Civil Lines, Delhi-110 054

Recruitment of 1817 Vacancies for the Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) Cadre

Advt.No: DRDO ENTRY TEST: 2019-20/MTS-(Employment News Dated 21st - 27th Dec 2019)
Online application Opening:  23rd December 2019 
Closing Online application 23rd January 2020 (TIME: 1700 HRS)

DRDO invites online applications from the desirous & eligible candidates to fill up the vacant posts of Multi Tasking Staff (MTS), General Central service Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Ministerial post. Candidates are advised to read the complete advertisement 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. Translation ambiguity, if any, shall be resolved by referring to the English version of the advertisement published in the Employment News. In case of any ambiguity, the decision of DRDO will be final.

Name of the Post:
Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) Cadre

  • SC-163
  • ST- 14
  • OBC -503
  • EWS-188
  • UR -849


  • ESM -135
  • MSP-80

  • CAT A -18
  • CAT B -18
  • CAT C -18
  • CAT D-19

Pay Scale:
Rs 18000-56900

10th Class pass or equivalent from a recognized Board or Industrial Training Institute (ITI) pass.
(Candidates must have acquired the EQR as on crucial date of eligibility for the posts they are applying. Those awaiting results of the final examination as on crucial date of eligibility for the prescribed qualification are not eligible and hence should not apply. )

Candidate must be between 18 and 25 Years of age (Relaxable for SC/ST/OBCNCL/ESM/PWD/WIDOWS/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated from their husbands who are not remarried, Central Govt Civilian Employees,Disabled Defence Services Personnel, Persons Domiciled In J&K State during the period from 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989 as per extant Govt. of India rules).

Application Fees: Rs.100/-
SC/ST/PWD/ESM candidates are exempted from payment.

The selection process will consist of Tier–I
(Screening) and Tier-II (Final Selection) as described in Table-1: 
A)Tier-I and Tier-II will be conducted in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.
B) The Score of Tier-I (CBT) may be normalized as per requirement.
C) The Tier-I and Tier-II will consist of objective type-multiple choice questions only. 
D) There will be no negative marking for wrong answer.
E) The syllabus of the examinations will be commensurate to essential qualification required for the post. 
F) The medium for examination will be Hindi and English. 
G) Tier-I examination is for screening and Tier-II is for final selection

Tier–I(CBT (Screening*)
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability Questions-35, Marks 35
  • General Awareness Questions-30, Marks 30
  • Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical AbilityQuestions-35, Marks 35
  • 90 Minutes

Tier-II(CBT (Final Selection**)
  • General Science Question: 40, Mrks- 40
  • General Math Question: 40, Mrks- 40
  • General English Question: 20, Mrks- 20
  • 90 Minutes

i) The mode of selection may change depending upon the organizational requirement / Govt. of India policy.
ii) For more details, visit frequently asked questions (FAQs) section on our website.
(*Screening: The provisional selection will be based on the merit obtained in Tier-I examination depending upon the post/category/sub-category of the candidate. The minimum qualifying marks for Tier-I is 40% for UR/ESM/OBC candidates and 35% for SC/ST candidates.)

A) SC, ST, OBC-NCL, EWS, ESM, MSP and PWD candidates, who are selected on their own merit without relaxed standards, will be considered against the unreserved vacancies as per extant Govt. of India orders. 

B) The reserved vacancies will be filled up separately from among the eligible SC, ST, OBC-NCL, EWS, ESM, MSP and PWD candidates. 

C) Shortlisted candidates will be called for Tier-II.
**Final Selection: Candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in Tier-II based on Tier-I examination merit in a ratio of 1:10 (No. of vacancy: No.of shortlisted candidates). However, this ratio may increase or decrease depending upon organizational requirements. The last candidate securing equal marks in Tier-I in the bracket will also be included. Merit and final selection will be made on the basis of performance of the candidates in

Document Verification of Provisionally shortlisted candidates will be done at the time of joining by concerned Laboratory/Establishment.

How to Apply:
Candidates must satisfy themselves, before applying, about their eligibility for the post. Candidates are, therefore,urged to carefully read the advertisement and complete the application form and submit the same as per the instructions to avoid rejection later. A) All candidates must apply online through the link DRDO Recruitment and Candidates are advised in their own interest to submit online applications much before the closing date and not to wait till last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection/network congestion or failure to login to the website on account of heavy rush/load on the website during the closing days.

Go to Official Website address of :https://drdo.gov.in/

Click:  Career

Click :DRDO ENTRY TEST :Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)

CEPTAM Advertisement: Click  and also Click for New Registration as follow

The Online application divided in 7 steps
  1. Profile- (Name, Mobile Number and E-Mail ID)
  2. Basic/Personnel Details
  3. Qualification
  4. Posting Preference
  5. documents
  6. Preview
  7. Payment

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