National Informatics Centre (NIC) Recruitment 2017 – 340 posts – Scientist-‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant ‘A’


Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) invites applications from eligible and qualified persons for the post of Scientist-‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant ‘A’ in National Informatics Centre (NIC). Candidates are requested to apply ONLINE between 28.07.2017 (11:30 a.m) and 28.08.2017 (5:30 p.m). No other means/mode of application will be accepted. Candidates are required to have valid e-mail identification and active mobile number.

Total No. of Posts: 340

  1. Name of the post : Scientist-‘B’ GROUP -A

No. of Posts: 

Total= 81 (UR=42, SC = 12, ST = 6, OBC = 21 )
PH : OH=1, Suitability for OH(OA,OL,BL, OAL), HH=1

Pay Scale : Level – 10 , (Rs.56,100-1,77,500)

Educational Qualification :

  • BE/ B.Tech. in Computer Science or Computer Engineering OR
  • BE/ B.Tech. in Information Technology OR
  • BE/ B.Tech. in Electronics & Communication OR
  • BE/ B.Tech. in Electronics & Telecommunication OR
  • M.Sc. (Physics) with one year of relevant experience OR
  • M. Sc. (Electronics /Applied Electronics) with one year of
    relevant experience

Age Limit : Not more than 30 years

Selection Process: Written Examination along with Personal Interview

2. Name of the post : Scientific/Technical Assistant ‘A’ Group B

No. of Posts: 

Total=259 (UR = 133, SC=38, ST=19 OBC=69)
PH : OH=4 Suitability for OH (OA,OL,BL, OAL), HH=3

Pay Scale : Level – 6 , (Rs.35400-112400)

Educational Qualification: M.Sc./MS/MCA/B.E/B.Tech in any one or in combination of below mentioned fields:

Field (Single/Combination) : Physics, Electronics, Applied Electronics, Computer Science, Electronics and Communication, Electronics and Telecommunications, Computer and networking security, Software System, Information Technology, Management, Informatics, Computer Management, Bio-informatics, Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System(GIS), Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, Computational linguistics, Information Science, Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, Design

Age Limit : Not more than 30 years

Selection Process: Written Examination

Important Points to Remember:

  1. The person selected may be posted anywhere in INDIA in the interest of the Organization.
  2. The number of vacancies indicated in the above table are tentative and may increase or decrease, depending upon requirements.

Application Fees : SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates – NIL, For General and all others – Rs.800/- per application.

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