Recruitment Cell

The Recruitment Cell is vested with the responsibility of making recruitment to Group 'A' scientific and technical posts as recruitment to these posts is exempted from the purview of UPSC. The recruitment to these posts is made by the method of direct recruitment or deputation (including short term contract) or absorption as per the Recruitment Rules for the relevant posts.

The Recruitment Cell is also vested with the responsibility of in-situ promotions of departmental Scientists under the Flexible Complimenting Scheme (FCS) as contained in the Department of Science and Technology Group 'A' Gazetted posts (non-ministerial, scientific and technical) Rules, 2004. In-situ promotions under FCS are considered twice before 1st January and 1st July every year.

Besides, the Recruitment Cell also deals with the proposals regarding recognition of Institutions / Organizations under various Ministries / Departments as scientific and technical for the purpose of introduction of FCS.

Advertisement for filling up of '02' (Two) posts of Scientific Attache, Group 'A' Gazetted one post each in Indian Mission at Washington, U.S.A and Indian Mission at Moscow, Russia on deputation (including short-term contract) basis

Re-advertisement for '01' temporary post of Scientist 'C' under INSPIRE program in DST on deputation (ISTC) basis

Advertisement for filling up 04 posts of Scientists on direct recruitment basis in DST

Re-advertisement for filling up of 01 post of Scientist 'G' in DST on deputation (ISTC) basis 

Advertisement for filling up 01 post of Staff Car Driver(Ordinary Grade), Group C in level-2, in DST on deputation basis

Advertisement for 01 post of consultant for Legal Cell in DST purely on contractual basis

Advertisement for filling up 02 posts of Scientist 'D' on deputation (ISTC) basis in DST

Filling up of one (01) post of Scientist 'C' under Mechanical Engineering discipline on direct recruitment basis in DST through Reserve panel in the order of merit[PDF]721.57 KB

Re-Advertisement for filling up of 6 temporary posts of Scientists under NANO Mission on Deputation (including short-term contract)

Advertisement for hiring of 2 Consultants in DST

Advertisement for filling up of one post of Assistant Manager-cum-Store Keeper in the DST on deputation basis 

Advertisement for filling up of '01' post of Senior Adviser on deputation (including short-term contract) basis in DST 

Advertisement for filling up post of Library & Information Assistant in DST on deputation 

Advertisement for filling up of 13 posts of Scientists on direct recruitment basis in DST 

Re-advertisement for the post of Mission Director, NM-ICPS

Recruitment Rules for the post of Senior Adviser in DST[PDF]485.66 KB

Recruitment Rules of Scientific Attache[PDF]569.58 KB