INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISATION
Department of Space, Government of India
ISRO CENTRALISED RECRUITMENT BOARD(ICRB)
ANNUAL RECRUITMENT OF SCIENTIST/ENGINEER 'SC' WITH BE/B.TECH OR EQUIVALENT DEGREE IN
ELECTRONICS, MECHANICAL AND COMPUTER SCIENCE
ADVERTISEMENT No. ISRO HQ:ICRB:01:2016 DATED 05-05-2016
CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED NOT TO TAKE COGNIZANCE OF FAKE OFFER OF APPOINTMENT
FOR JOB IN ISRO
Indian Space Research Organisation [ISRO]/Department of Space Centres/Units are engaged in Research and Development activities in application
of Space Science and Technology for the benefit of society at large and for serving the nation by achieving self-
reliance and developing capacity to design and build Launch Vehicles and Communication/Remote Sensing
Satellites and thereafter launch them. ISRO strives to serve the nation in the areas of television broadcast,
telecommunication, meteorological application and in management of our natural resources. The Indian Space
Programme continues to pursue successful goals on all fronts in meeting the objective of achieving self-reliance in
space technology and its applications for national development.
The future ISRO programme envisages development of cutting edge technologies for reusable launch
vehicle, development of advanced technologies for Human Spaceflight Programme, advanced high
efficiency semi-cryogenic propulsion engine, advanced communication satellite, air breathing propulsion,
satellite based navigation system, hyper spectral imaging sensors, lunar & planetary exploration etc.
Challenging opportunities exist at ISRO to undertake development of innovative technologies and
establish the advanced infrastructure needed for space exploration and beyond.
ISRO offers the position of Scientist/Engineer 'SC' in the Pay Band(PB-3) of Rs.15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs.5400/-
to the young graduates in the following engineering disciplines :-
1. Electronics 2. Mechanical 3. Computer Science
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Note: Out of the above vacancies, the vacancies identified for Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, an autonomous body under Department of Space, are as
- 4 (including 1-OH; 1-HH) vacancies out of the 216 vacancies in Electronics discipline
- 2 (including 1-OH) vacancies out of the 109 vacancies in Mechanical discipline
- 3 (including 1-HH) vacancies out of the 50 vacancies in Computer Science discipline
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- BE/B.Tech or equivalent qualification in first class with an aggregate minimum of 65% marks (average of all semesters for which results are available) or
CGPA 6.84 on a ten scale. Minimum of 65% marks or CGPA 6.84 in section B alone for candidates with AMIE/Grad IETE qualification. Candidates who are going to complete
the above course in the academic year
2015-16 are also eligible to apply provided final Degree is available by 31/8/2016.
- 35 years as on 25/05/2016. Ex-Servicemen and Persons with Disabilities are eligible for age relaxation
as per Govt. of India orders.
How to apply :
- The application for on-line registration will be hosted on the ISRO web-site between 05/05/2016
and 25/05/2016. Candidates may visit our web-site at www.isro.gov.in to register their applications on-line
between 05/05/2016 and 25/05/2016. Applications will be received on-line only. Upon registration, applicants will
be provided with an on-line Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference.
E-mail ID of the applicant will have to be given in the application compulsorily. The on-line application has to be
invariably followed-up with a 'No Objection Certificate' from the employer concerned, by those already in
employment under Central/State Government, Public Sector Undertakings or Autonomous Bodies, duly indicating
the name and Reg. No. on the reverse.
- Payment of Application Fee : There will be an Application Fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred Only) for each
application. After registration of application on-line, the candidates have to down-load and print the personalized
payment challan form, in triplicate, from the ISRO system which will contain Name of the candidate,
Registration Number, Receipt Account Number, Advertisement No., and Post code. The candidates may visit the
nearest branch of State Bank of India for remittance of application fee to Receipt Account (32034064593), by using the personalized payment challan of State Bank of India on any day between
05/05/2016 and 26/05/2016. The candidates may down-load and print the personalized payment challan from the
ISRO system on any day between 05/05/2016 and 25/05/2016 and remit the application fee before the prescribed
last date i.e, 26/05/2016. Upon remittance of the application fee, one copy of the challan form will be retained by
State Bank [Bank copy] and remaining two parts will be given to the candidate. Out of the two challan parts, the
candidate has to send one part of the challan form [ISRO copy] to Sr. Administrative Officer(ICRB), ISRO Headquarters,
Antariksh Bhavan, New BEL Road, Bengaluru - 560094 by "ORDINARY POST ONLY" superscribing on the envelope "ICRB -
RECRUITMENT OF SCIENTIST/ENGINEER 'SC'" within 7 days of filing of application and in any case not
later than 01/06/2016. The remaining copy of challan form [Applicant copy] shall be retained by the candidate for
future reference. The payment shall be made through cash deposit only. Payment of Application fee in any other
form like cash, cheque, draft, money order, IPO, etc, are not allowed. Applications in respect of which copy of
challan form, after remittance of prescribed application fee [ISRO copy] is not received in ISRO HQ, Bengaluru on
or before 01/06/2016, will not be considered for further processing under any circumstances.
Women candidates/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST); Ex-servicemen [EX] and Persons with
Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted from payment of Application Fee. However, after registration of
application on-line, the candidates have to down-load and print the personalized registration confirmation form from
the ISRO system which will contain the Name of the candidate, Registration Number, Advertisement No.,and Post code for future reference
The candidates who are already employed under Central Govt/State Govt/PSU/Autonomous Body have to send a 'No
Objection Certificate' from the employer concerned, duly indicating their Registration Number and Post Code to the
Sr. Administrative Officer [ICRB], ISRO Headquarters, Bengaluru within seven days of filing the applications on-line
by the candidates and in any case not later than 01.06.2016.
Documents to be sent to ISRO Headquarters, Bengaluru on or before 01/06/2016
|Women Candidate||No documents to be
sent, but will have to produce the
relevant documents, as and when
||Those who are already
employed under Central/State Govt/PSU/ Autonomous Bodies
should produce "No objection certificate" from the employer concerned.
|Persons with Disabilities
|Others, including OBC candidates
||ISRO copy of challan
The candidate should have first class with minimum 65% marks or CGPA 6.84 on a ten
scale in the Qualifying Degree ie, BE/B.Tech or equivalent. . Minimum of 65% marks or CGPA 6.84 in section
B alone for candidates with AMIE/Grad IETE qualification.. Please note that this prescribed qualification the
MINIMUM requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for written test. The written test will be conducted on 03/07/2016
at ten venues viz., Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai,
New Delhi and Thiruvananthapuram. However, the Organisation reserves the right to cancel/change the written
test venue and re-allot the candidates to any other test centre. The call letters for the written test to the short-
listed candidates will be sent only by e-mail during the last week of June 2016. Based on the performance
in the Written Test, candidates will be short-listed for interview, the schedule and venue of which will be notified.
Written test is only a first level screening and written test score will not be considered for final selection process.
Final selection will be based on the performance of the candidates in the Interview and those who secure
minimum 60% marks in the interview will be eligible for consideration for empanelment in the selection panel, in
the order of merit.
Pay and Allowances:
Selected candidates will be appointed as Scientist/Engineer'SC' in the pay band (PB-3) of
Rs. 15600-39100 with grade pay of Rs 5400/-. The gross emoluments in the minimum of pay band will at present be
approximately Rs 45,990/-p.m. In addition, House Rent Allowance [HRA] and Transport Allowance at the prescribed
rates in force at the place of posting will be paid for those who are not availing limited Departmental Housing and
Transport facility, respectively. The employees will be governed by the New Pension Scheme. On employment in
ISRO, other facilities are available such as medical facilities for self and dependants, subsidized canteen, Leave
Travel Concession, Group Insurance, advances for purchase of conveyance, construction of house, etc as per
Central Government orders.
- Candidates may apply for the post any of the disciplines mentioned in the drop-down
menu (Step 3) of the Application form.
- The posts are temporary, but are likely to permanently.
- The number of posts indicated above are provisional and may vary depending on the actual requirements.
- The appointees are liable to be posted in any of the Centres/Units of the Indian Space Research Organisation/Department of Space situated anywhere in India as and when required. For details of ISRO/DOS Centres/Units, please visit
- Candidates may have to work on round the clock shift basis depending on the functional requirements.
- Candidates attending the interview will be reimbursed to and fro second-class train fare by the shortest
route from the city indicated in the on-line application form to the place of interview (change of address
and city for the purpose will not be entertained).
- Candidates called for interview will have to produce all relevant original documents in proof of details furnished in their applications submitted on-line, at the time of interview. If any information furnished on-line is found to be wrong or false, the candidate will not be interviewed and TA will not be paid.
- No TA will be paid for attending the Written Test.
- ISRO reserves the right not to fill up all or any of the posts, if it so desires.
- Only Indian Nationals need apply.
- No interim correspondence will be entertained. In case of any clarification candidates may send their mail to email@example.com
- Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are
encouraged to apply.
It is for the candidate to ensure that he / she fulfills the eligibility criteria and complie with the
requirements and adheres to the instructions contained in this advertisement as well as in the application
form. Candidates are, therefore, urged to carefully read the advertisement and complete the application
form and submit the same as per instructions given in this regard.
|The Answer Keys will be published on the ISRO Website
within three working days of the Written Test, i.e. on 07-07-2016. The candidates may raise objections, if any, with valid justifications
within 5 days (i.e. on or before 12.07.2016) of publishing the answer keys in the website, to the e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org. Objections, if any, received thereafter will not be considered under any
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