Scientist ‘C’ Recruitment – 2019 by Ministry of Science & Technology, India

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Scientist ‘C’ Recruitment – 2019 by Ministry of Science & Technology, India

Government of India, Ministry of Science & Technology, Department of Biotechnology ,India invites application for Scientist ‘C’ Recruitment – 2019 from eligible and interested candidates 

Designation/Position- Scientist ‘C’ Recruitment – 2019

About-  The Department of Biotechnology invites applications for the post of Scientist ‘C’, Group ‘A’ Gazetted Post (Non-Ministerial and Scientific) to be filled on direct recruitment basis. Scientist ‘C’ Recruitment – 2019

NO. OF POSTS : 27(UR-15; OBC-7; SC-04; ST-01)

Research/Job Area-  Life Sciences, Veterinary Science, Medicine, Surgery, Engineering in the field of Biotechnology

Location- India


Only candidate having Indian citizenship can apply.

A candidate should not have exceeded the age of 40 years as on 01.03.2019


Following qualifications are prescribed for all candidates:


Master of Science in Life Sciences or Bachelor of Veterinary Science or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Technology in the field of Biotechnology from a recognized University.

ii. DESIRABLE: Doctor of Philosophy in Life Sciences or MD or Master of
Veterinary Science or Master of Technology in the field of Biotechnology
from a recognized University

EXPERIENCE: (after acquiring essential qualifications, except for
departmental candidates) FIVE years

Job/Position Description- The selection process for the selection to the post of ‘Scientist-C’ in the Department of Biotechnology will be a two stage process consisting of a written test and interview test.

WRITTEN TEST: shall consist of two papers namely PAPER-I and PAPER-II.
Paper will be bilingual in English and Hindi only.

a. PAPER-I: (100 questions) maximum marks 200: Duration: 120 minutes
and shall be compulsory for all candidates and shall consist of objective type multiple choice questions in the

Field of general knowledge including current affairs, elementary maths (class X level), comprehension, Reasoning, analytical ability and general sciences.

b. PAPER-II: (100 Questions) maximum marks 200: Duration: 120 minutes
and shall consist of objective type multiple choice questions.

The paper will consist of Three parts namely

PART-A (Life Sciences);

PART – B (Medical and Veterinary Sciences);

PART – C (Engineering in the field of BioTechnology).

Candidates will be required to attempt only one part which must be relevant to their subject field.

The questions will be of Graduate level of Universities in India.

INTERVIEW: maximum marks 100 (Qualifying criteria: 20%) (Only five times
the number of vacancies in a particular category will be called for interview on the
basis of order of merit formed on the basis of total number of marks obtained in
written examination subject to clearing the qualifying criteria.

EXAMINATION CENTRES: Delhi, Hyderabad, Pune, Bhubaneshwar and

How to Apply-  Candidates are required to apply.

Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the said link. Brief Instructions for filling up the “Online Application Form” are given in Appendix-I.

The applicants in Government/Semi Government Organisation/Public Sector Undertakings/Autonomous Organisations must also upload NOC of their employers.

The applications received without the recommendations/NOC of their Employers shall be treated as invalid/ineligible.

Document name Max Size Uploading Format
Caste certificate 200kb Pdf/JPEG
Highest qualification 200kb Pdf/JPEG
Physical Handicapped 200kb Pdf/JPEG
NOC of Employment 200kb Pdf/JPEG
Scribe Certificate 200kb Pdf/JPEG
Publication 200kb PDF only

Application Fee- 1500/ Rs.

For Contact-  In case of any guidance/ information/ clarification regarding their applications, candidature etc. Candidates can contact over Telephone No. 011-24362363 on working days between 10.00 Hours and 1700 Hours.

You can also send email to [email protected] for any clarification.

Last Date for Apply–  28 February 2019

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