DRDO CEPTAM 2022: Defence Research and Development Organisation, Center for Personnel Talent Management, DRDO-CEPTAM has announced 1901 vacancies for Technician-A and Senior Technical Assistant-B posts in the organisation. DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 drive will fill up Senior Technical Assistant-B and Technician-A posts. Read the complete article for important dates, eligibility, selection process, exam dates, exam pattern, salary and other details.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022- Summary

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has released the DRDO CEPTAM 10 notification drive for filling 1901 vacancies of Senior Technical Assistant-B and Technician-A posts. The candidates interested in DRDO Recruitment 2022 can go through the below overview table about the details for the recruitment drive. 

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022- Summary
OrganisationDefence Research and Development Organisation, Center for Personnel Talent Management, DRDO-CEPTAM
PostsTechnician-A and Senior Technical Assistant-B
CategoryGovt Jobs
Application ModeOnline
Exam Date15th November 2022
Selection ProcessSenior Technical Assistant B- CBT 1 & CBT 2
Technician A- CBT 1 & Trade/Skill Test
SalarySenior Technical Assistant B- Rs. 35400-112400/-
Technician A- Rs. 19900-63200/-
Official websitewww.drdo.gov.in

DRDO Recruitment 2022- Important Dates

DRDO CEPTAM has released a detailed DRDO CEPTAM 10 notification pdf on https://drdo.gov.in/. The online examination date for DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 has been announced and it'll be conducted on 15th November 2022. The important dates for DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 exam have been tabulated below.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022- Important Dates 
DRDO Notification Release Date25th August 2022 
Online Application Start Date03rd September 2022
Last Date To Apply Online23rd September 2022 [5 pm]
Last date for submission of the application fee23rd September 2022
Availability of DRDO Admit Card 202231st October 2022
DRDO CBT 1 Exam Dates15th November 2022
DRDO Result 2022December 2022

DRDO 2022 Result

Defence Research and Development Organisation, Center for Personnel Talent Management, DRDO-CEPTAM will be releasing DRDO Result 2022 for the candidates who appeared in DRDO Exam held on 15th November 2022. For complete details about DRDO CEPTAM 10 Result, click on the below link. 

DRDO Result 2022 for CEPTAM 10- Click to Check Details

DRDO Recruitment 2022 Notification Out for 1061 A&A Posts

DRDO Notification 2022

Defence Research and Development Organisation has announced to fill 1901 vacant posts for Technician-A and Senior Technical Assistant-B. The detailed DRDO Notification PDF has been released on the official website www.drdo.gov.in along with complete details. Click on the below link to check DRDO CEPTAM 10 Notification 2022. 

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Notification PDF- Click to Download

DRDO Vacancy 2022

Defence Research and Development Organisation, Center for Personnel Talent Management, DRDO-CEPTAM has released 1901 vacancies for Technician-A and Senior Technical Assistant-B posts. Out of which 1075 vacancies are reserved for Senior Technical Assistant-B posts and the remaining 826 vacancies are for Technician-A posts. The category-wise DRDO Vacancy 2022 distribution will be released along with DRDO Notification PDF. 

DRDO Vacancy 2022
Senior Technical Assistant-B (STA-B)1075
Technician-A (Tech-A)826
DRDO Vacancy 2022 [Category wise]
Senior Technical Assistant-B (STA-B)474149612591321075
Technician-A (Tech-A)389996619379826

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Apply Online

The online registration dates have been announced along with the release of the DRDO CEPTEM 10 official notification. The DRDO CEPTAM 10 Apply Online Link has been made available from 03rd September 2022 to 23rd September 2022 at its official website www.drdo.gov.in. As the link is now activated, we have provided the direct link below for the candidates interested to apply for DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022. 

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 Apply Online Link [Active]

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Application Fee

The candidates have to submit an online application fee required to apply for DRDO CEPTAM 10 Application Process. The fee is to be paid online through credit card/net banking/UPI. The fees once paid will not be refunded. 

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC/EWS & Other candidatesRs. 100/-
All Women candidatesExempted

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Eligibility Criteria 

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Education Qualification (as on 23/09/2022)

PostsEducation Qualification
Senior Technical Assistant-B (STA-B)Bachelor’s degree in Science or Diploma in Engineering or Technology or Computer Science or Allied subjects, recognised by AICTE in the following discipline: Automobile, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electrical & Electronics, Electrical, Electronics & Instrumentation, Electronics or Electronics & Comm. Or Electronics Telecomm., Instrumentation, Mechanical, Metallurgy Engg., Agriculture, Botany, Chemistry, Library Science, Mathematics, MLT, Photography, Physics, Printing Technology, Psychology, Textile, Zoology.
Technician-A (Tech-A)10th Class pass or equivalent from a recognised Board or Institute; and (ii) Certificate from a recognised ITI or Certificate of minimum one-year duration from recognised Institution if the ITI do not award Certificate or NTC or NAC in the required discipline in the following Trade: Automobile, Book Binder, Carpenter, CNC Operator, COPA, Draughtsman (Mechanical), DTP Operator, Electrician, Electronics, Fitter, Grinder, Machinist, Mechanic(Diesel), Mill Wright Mechanic, Motor Mechanic Painter, Photographer,Refrigeration & AC, Sheet Metal Worker, Turner, Welder.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Age Limit (as on 23/09/2022)

Minimum Age Limit: 18 Years

Maximum Age Limit: 28 Years

Age Relaxation is Applicable as per Rules.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Selection Process

The selection process for Senior Technical Assistant-B (STA-B) and Technician-A (Tech-A) has been mentioned in the notification by DRDO CEPTAM. 

DRDO CEPTAM 10  Selection Process
PostsSelection Process
Senior Technical Assistant-B (STA-B)CBT 1 (Screening Test) & CBT 2 (Selection Test)
Technician-A (Tech-A)CBT 1 (Selection Test) & Trade Test/Skill Test

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern

There will be no negative marking for the wrong answers.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Exam Pattern 2022 for Senior Technical Assistant-B
TierMode of ExamSection NameNo. of QuesMax MarksTime
Tier-ICBT 1 (Screening Test)

Test Common to all Post-Codes

Quantitative Ability/Aptitude
General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability
General Awareness
English Language (Basic Knowledge)
General Science

12012090 minutes
Tier-IICBT 2 (Selection Test)Test Specific to Posts10010090 minutes
DRDO CEPTAM 10 Exam Pattern 2022 for Technician-A  
TierMode of ExamSection NameNo. of QsMax MarksTime
Tier-ICBT for Provisional Selection


  1. Quantitative ability/aptitude
  2. General intelligence & Reasoning ability
  3. General Awareness
  4. English language (basic knowledge)

Section-B: Specific to trade/discipline of post-code

40 (Section-A) + 80 (Section-B)12090 minutes
Tier-IITrade Test (Qualifying in nature )Specific to trade/discipline of postcodeThe Trade test may be of about one to two hours duration

Note- Trade test will be of ITI level in the related trade to test the practical skills of the candidates

DRDO CEPTAM 10 2022 Syllabus

Before preparing for the DRDO CEPTAM 10 Exam, the syllabus should be studied thoroughly so that the candidate has an idea that which part takes more time than the other parts and has to manage the time accordingly. The syllabus for DRDO STA-B is divided into 2 phases and for DRDO Technician A there is only Phase 1 exam.

DRDO CEPTAM 10 Tier I Syllabus 2022

In this section, we updated the DRDO CEPTAM Syllabus 2022 subject-wise for Tier-I Exam.

Subject NameSyllabus Topics Wise
  1. Synonyms
  2. Antonyms
  3. Verb
  4. Tenses
  5. Subject-Verb Agreement
  6. Grammar
  7. Comprehension
  8. Vocabulary
  9. Adverb
  10. Unseen passages
  11. Error Correction
  12. Articles
  13. Fill in the Blanks
  14. Sentence Rearrangement
  15. Idioms & Phrases
General Awareness
  1. Current Affairs (National and International)
  2. Major Financial / Economic News
  3. Budget and Five-Year Plans
  4. Sports
  5. Books and Authors
  6. Awards and Honors
  7. Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  8. Abbreviations
  9. Important Days
  10. International and National Organizations are some related topics
General Intelligence
  1. Blood Relations
  2. Analogy, Directions
  3. Clocks & Calendars
  4. Coding-Decoding
  5. Number Series
  6. Alphabet Series
  7. Arithmetical Reasoning
  8. Non-Verbal Series
  9. Number Rankings
  10. Decision Making
  11. Embedded Figures
  12. Cubes and Dice
  13. Mirror Images etc
  1. Time and Work
  2. Time and Distance
  3. HCF & LCM
  4. Percentages
  5. Profit and Loss
  6. Ratio and Proportions
  7. Simple & Compound Interest
  8. Mixtures & Allegations
  9. Problems on Ages
  10. Number System
  11. Simplification
  12. Data Interpretation
  13. Decimal & Fractions
  14. Average etc

DRDO Syllabus 2022 for Tier 1 & Tier 2- Click to Check


The salary for DRDO Senior Technical Assistant and Technician A will be as per the 7th CPC Pay Matrix along with other benefits as per government norms.

Post NamePay Matrix LevelQualification 
Senior Technical AssistantLevel-6Rs. 35400-112400
Technician ALevel-3Rs. 19900-63200


DRDO CEPTAM 10 Exam 2022: FAQs

Ans. A total of 1901 vacancies for Technician-A and Senior Technical Assistant-B posts has been released through DRDO CEPTAM Recruitment 2022.

Ans. The registration process for DRDO CEPTAM 10 Recruitment 2022 was closed on 23rd September 2022

Ans. The candidates should be 10th pass with other required

Ans. The full form of DRDO is Defence Research and Development Organisation.

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