DRDO CEPTAM 2022 | Admit Card | Exam Date | Syllabus | Books

Ripul Agarwal | Updated On - January, 14 2023

DRDO CEPTAM 2022 Recruitment

Online applications are invited for direct recruitment to the various posts under Admin and Allied cadre (A&A) for 1061 Vacancies in Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Ceptam. DRDO CEPTAM 2022 notification has been released by Ceptam on 5 November 2022. 1061 Vacancies are invited for 11 posts in DRDO Ceptam as follows-

  1. Junior Translation Officer (JTO)
  2. Stenographer Grade-I (English Typing)
  3. Stenographer Grade-II (English Typing)
  4. Administrative Assistant 'A' (English Typing)
  5. Administrative Assistant 'A' (Hindi Typing)
  6. Store Assistant 'A' (English Typing)
  7. Store Assistant 'A' (Hindi Typing)
  8. Security Assistant 'A'
  9. Vehicle Operator 'A'
  10. Fire Engine Driver 'A'
  11. Fireman

Interested candidates can apply for this DRDO Bharti from 7 November 2022 to 7 December 2022. The complete details for DRDO Ceptam Recruitment 2022 such as Eligibility, the Application process, Post-wise and Category wise vacancies for DRDO Bharti 2022, Selection Process, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, etc are covered in this post. Let's get started!

DRDO CEPTAM 2022 | Main Highlights

DRDO CEPTAM 2022 has invited online applications for 1061 vacancies under Admin and Allied Cadre 2022. The main highlights of this DRDO Recruitment is as follows-

ORGANISATION DRDO (A&A Cadre)
Recruiting Body Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)
Conducting Authority CENTRE FOR PERSONNEL TALENT MANAGEMENT (CEPTAM)
Vacancies 1061
Level Central
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online (CBT)
Examination Cities 41
Official Website https://www.drdo.gov.in/

DRDO CEPTAM Recruitment 2022 | Important Dates

Event DRDO A&A Date
Crucial Date of Eligibility 07th December 2022
Opening Date For Online Application 07th November 2022, Time: 10:00 PM
Closing Date For Submission of Application 07th December 2022, Time: 05:00 PM
Tentative Date of Tier-I Exam (CBT) To be Announced on the DRDO website
Admit Card Date 15 Days before Exam

DRDO CEPTAM 2022 Vacancies

A total of 1061 vacancies have been released on various posts under the Admin and Allied Cadre of DRDO CEPTAM 2022. The category-wise vacancies for each post, along with the postcode is given in the following table:

Post Code Post Name SC ST OBC EWS UR TOTAL
0301 Junior Translation Officer (JTO) 0 1 3 0 29 33
0401 Stenographer Grade-I (English Typing) 13 4 40 12 146 215
0501 Stenographer Grade-II (English Typing) 6 0 16 1 100 123
0601 Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing) 23 16 58 20 133 250
0602 Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing) 0 1 2 4 5 12
0701 Store Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing) 10 6 26 12 80 134
0702 Store Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing) 1 0 1 0 2 4
0801 Security Assistant ‘A’ 1 0 7 1 32 41
0901 Vehicle Operator ‘A’ 12 10 29 12 82 145
1001 Fire Engine Driver ‘A’ 0 0 3 2 13 18
1101 Fireman 5 2 19 3 57 86
Total 71 40 204 67 679 1061

DRDO CEPTAM | Rejected Application List

The DRDO has released the rejection list for many applicants, the reason and remarks are given in the lists, you can download the rejection list from the given below links:

Eligibility Criteria for DRDO CEPTAM 2022

For each post released under the A&A Cadre of DRDO CEPTAM 2022, there are specific educational qualifications and skill tests required for the candidates to be considered for the applied posts. The following table covers the Essential Qualification criteria with age limits for various posts:

POST NAME Educational Qualification Other Essential Qualification Age Limit
Junior Translation Officer (JTO) - Master’s degree in English/Hindi with Hindi/English as a compulsory/elective subject at the degree level

OR
- Master’s degree in any subject with Hindi as the medium of instruction and examination with English as a compulsory subject at the degree level

OR

- Bachelor’s degree with Hindi and English as main subjects or either of the two as a medium of examination and other as the main subject plus a recognized Diploma or Certificate Course in translation from Hindi and English and vice versa or two years experience in translation work from Hindi English and vice versa in Central or State Government offices, including Government of IndiaUndertakings.
30 years
Stenographer Grade-I (English Typing) Bachelor’s degree from University. Skill test norms:
- Dictation: 10 minutes @ 100 words per minute.
- Transcription 40 minutes (English)
30 Years
Stenographer Grade-II (English Typing) 12th Class pass from Board or University. Skill test norms:
- Dictation: 10 minutes @ 80 words per minute.
- Transcription: 50 minutes (English).
18 - 27 Years
Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing) 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognized Board or University. Skill test norms:
- English Typing @ 35 words per minutes (Time allowed -10 minutes.)
(35 words per minute correspond to 10500 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
18-27 years
Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing) 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognized Board or University. Skill test norms:
- Hindi Typing @ 30 words per minutes (Time allowed -10 minutes.)
(30 words per minute correspond to 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
18-27 years
Store Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing) 12th Class pass from Board. Skill test norms:
- English Typing @ 35 words per minute (Time allowed -10 minutes.)
(35 words per minute correspond to 10500 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
18 - 27 Years
Store Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing) 12th Class pass from Board. Skill test norms:
- Hindi Typing @ 30 words per minute (Time allowed -10 minutes.)
(30 words per minute correspond to 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
18 - 27 Years
Security Assistant ‘A’ 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognized Board or University or equivalent certificate awarded by Armed Forces in the case of Ex- Physical fitness and capability to undertake strenuous duties. 18-27 years
Vehicle Operator ‘A’ 10th Standard Pass. (i) Possession of a valid driving license for two or three-wheelers and light and heavy vehicles, and
(ii) Knowledge of motor mechanism (The candidate should be able to remove minor defects in the vehicle).
(iii) Experience in driving a motor car for at least three years.
27 Years
Fire Engine Driver ‘A’ Pass in 10th Standard from a
recognized Board.
(i) Possession of a valid driving license for two or three-wheelers and light and heavy vehicles, and
(ii) Knowledge of Traffic regulations
(iii) Physical fitness and capability for strenuous duties
18 - 27 years
Fireman Secondary School Certificate (10th Standard pass under 10+2 System) recognized by the Central/State Government. Physical fitness and capability to perform strenuous
duties
18 - 27 years

How to Apply for DRDO Recruitment 2022?

Eligible candidates can apply for A&A DRDO Recruitment from 7 November to 7 December 2022. To apply for the various posts for Admin and Allied Cadre under DRDO, follow the below step-by-step process:

  • Step 1: Visit CEPTAM Apply online Link https://ceptam10.com/cepanaoct22/
  • Step 2: On the homepage, Click on the green-colored "Click for New Registration"
  • Step 3: Register yourself by filling required details such as Name, Mobile number, Email, Security Code, etc, and click on Register
  • Step 4: On completing registration log in using the email id and password received on your mobile number and email id
  • Step 5: Change your password or Skip
  • Step 6: Keep these documents ready to upload
    • Photograph (15-40kb, jpg/jpeg)
    • 10th Certificate (50-100kb, jpg/jpeg)
    • Signature (15-40kb, jpg/jpeg)
    • EQR Certificate (50-100kb, jpg/jpeg) (EQR means essential educational qualification)
  • Step 7: Click on Continue and then click on "New Application"
  • Step 8: Now Start applying by choosing the desired post for which you are eligible
  • Step 9: Upload the required documents
  • Step 10: Preview your application and click on “Proceed to Payment of Fee & Final Submission”

DRDO Recruitment 2022 | Application Fee

  • All Women and SC/ST/PWD/ESM - 0 Rs./-
  • All Others - 100 Rs./-

DRDO Recruitment 2022 | Selection Process

The selection process for various posts in the A&A cadre under DRDO will consist of two tiers:

  1. Tier 1 (CBT)
  2. Tier 2 (Skill/Physical Fitness and Capability Test, wherever applicable)
Tier Mode/Type of Examination POST CODE SCOPE OF EXAMINATION Maximum Marks Duration ofExam Minutes)

I
CBT 0301 - 40 Questions on General Hindi
- 40 Questions on General English
80 60
0401, 0501, 0601,0602, 0701 and 07020801, 0901, 1001and 1101 - 75 Questions on Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning ability, General Awareness, and General English 75 60

II
Skill/Physical Fitness and Capability Test, wherever applicable(Qualifying in Nature) All Postcodes (Except 0301) It is also mandatory for shortlisted candidates to pass the prescribed Skill/Physical Fitness and Capability Tests as per the norms, wherever applicable.
Descriptive 0301 Translation and Essay 200 120

Skill Test DRDO CEPTAM

  1. For the post of Vehicle Operator ‘A’ and Fire Engine Driver ‘A’, passing of Driving test is mandatory.
  2. Passing Typing Test is essential for the post of Administrative Assistant ‘A’ and Store Assistant ‘A’.
  3. It is mandatory to pass the Dictation & Transcription Test for the post of Stenographer Grade-I & II.
  4. For the post of Security Assistant ‘A’, Fire Engine Driver ‘A’, and Fireman, it is mandatory to pass the Physical Fitness and Capability Test.

Tier 1 Examination Cities for DRDO CEPTAM 2022

  • AGRA
  • AHMEDABAD
  • AURANGABAD
  • BENGALURU
  • BHOPAL
  • BHUBANESWAR
  • CHANDIGARH
  • CHENNAI
  • COIMBATORE
  • DEHRADUN
  • DELHI NCR
  • GORAKHPUR
  • GUWAHATI
  • GWALIOR
  • HYDERABAD
  • IMPHAL
  • ITANAGAR
  • JABALPUR
  • JAIPUR
  • JAMMU
  • JODHPUR
  • KANPUR
  • KOCHI
  • KOLKATA
  • LEH
  • LUCKNOW
  • MUMBAI
  • NAGPUR
  • NASHIK
  • PANJI
  • PATNA
  • PRAYAGRAJ
  • PUNE
  • RAIPUR
  • RANCHI
  • SILIGURI
  • THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
  • VARANASI
  • VIJAYAWADA
  • VISAKHAPATNAM
BOOK NAME LINK PUBLICATION
General English View Book Agrawal Examcart
General Intelligence and Reasoning View Book Agrawal Examcart
Quantitative Aptitude View Book Agrawal Examcart
General Awareness Rapid Series View Book Agrawal Examcart