Be it known to the candidates desirous of recruitment to the post of Scientist ‘B’ in the Defence Research & Development Organisation that the organisation would be notifying 10 vacancies (appox.) of Scientist ‘B’ in the discipline of Psychology for the year 2020 in the next few months’. The recruitment for these vacancies will be based on the score in
UGC NET (National Eligibility Test) in Psychology discipline and interview. Only those candidates who have qualified the UGC NET examination and possess a NET score on the crucial date of eligibility will be considered for shortlisting for interview.

Important Date:

Issue of Notification13th May 2020
Dates for submission of online applicationsTill 10th July 2020 (5:00 PM)

Vacancy Detail:

Subject/ DisciplineNumber of Vacancies

Educational Qualification:

Subject/ DisciplineDetails of correspondingEssential Qualification (EQ) &National Eligibility Test (NET)Equivalent acceptable subjects of Essential Qualification Degree
PsychologyEssential Qualification:At least First Class Master’s Degree in Psychology froma recognized university or equivalent.NET Qualification:Qualified the NET exam for eligibility to AssistantProfessorship in Psychology [Subject Code : 04]Candidates due to appear for the NET exam of June 2020 may also apply subject to a declaration (as per format available at RAC website) that they have submitted their applications for writing the June 2020 NET (online). These candidates will have to submit their NET score card/certificate within fifteendays of the declaration of NET June 2020 results.1. Psychology2. Applied Psychology3. Clinical Psychology4. Counselling/ Counselling and Guidance Psychology5. Health Psychology6. Military Psychology7. Cognitive Psychology8. Psychology (Organizational Behaviour)9. Physiological Psychology10. Abnormal Psychology11. Social Psychology12. Educational Psychology13. Industrial Psychology14. Any combination of above listed subjects

Age Limit:

CategoryAge Limit
Un Reserved (UR) /EWS28 years
OBC (Non-creamy layer)31 years
SC/ST33 years


 Level-10 (7th CPC) of the Pay Matrix Rs. 56,100/-

Application Fee:

General (UR), EWS and OBC male candidatesRs. 100
SC/ST/PwD and women candidatesNil

How To Apply:

Candidates can fill DRDO Scientist 2020 Application Form from till 10th July at

Step-1: Candidates are required to register online at the RAC website (

Step-2: On successful registration, the candidates may login before 10th July 2020 to fill the application form online.

Step-3: The candidates are required to upload the required certificates:

i) Self attested certificates/testimonials regarding Date of Birth (Matriculation /High School Certificate or Birth Certificate issued by appropriate local authority).

ii) A recent passport size colour photograph (size not exceeding 30 KB; resolution of 110 x 140 pixels).

iii) Scanned sample of candidate’s signature.

iv) NET certificate and score card (Applicable only for candidates in Part-III discipline)

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