DRDO SET Exam Pattern

Important Notice - DRDO Scientist recruitment via GATE Score

Requirement of Valid GATE Score for Direct Recruitment of Scientist `B’ in DRDO 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 vacancies of Scientist `B’ for the year 2018 in the next few months, depending upon the requirement. The direct recruitment to the post of Scientist `B’ will be conducted based on valid GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) score (in respect of vacancies in the subjects/disciplines for which GATE is conducted) and interview. Only those candidates who will have valid GATE score on the crucial date of eligibility will be considered for shortlisting for recruitment.

 

 

Candidates will be required to appear for the DRDO SET of three hours duration.

Each candidate appearing for the Test will be given one Question Booklet containing objective type questions. Each booklet will have two sections.

Section ‘A’ will consist of 100 questions to test the candidate’s knowledge in the subject as per syllabus. Each question will have 4 choices one of which will be correct. Each correct answer will fetch 4 marks. For each incorrect answer 1 mark will be deducted.

Section ‘B’ will consist of 50 questions to test the candidate’s aptitude relevant to Applied Research & Development. The standard of Section ‘B’ will be such as may be expected of Engineering Graduates/Science Post Graduates. Each question will have 4 choices one of which will be correct. Each correct answer will fetch 2 marks. For each incorrect answer 1/2 mark will be deducted. The merit list will be prepared based on the marks obtained by the candidates in Section A and Section B and this list will be used for shortlisting the candidates for interview purely on merit basis subject to minimum qualifying criteria as decided by RAC.

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DRDO SET practice tests(General Aptitude, Electronics & Comm, Electrical, Computers, Instrumentation)