DRDO has invited applications from ITI passed candidates for 79 apprenticeship training positions wherein selected candidates will be engaged for a period of one year at the Terminal Ballistics Research Laboratory (TBRL). TBRL is a centre of the Defence Research and Development Organisation that is actively involved in the development, production, processing and characterisation of different high explosive compositions, Blast, Lethality and Fragmentation studies of warheads, and so on. Selected candidates will be paid a stipend of up to Rs 8050.
Who Can Apply for DRDO Apprenticeship 2021 Training?
The official notification issued on the DRDO website says that there are a total of 79 vacancies for which ITI passed candidates from the following trades can apply:
|Trade||Number of vacancies|
|Mechanic (Motor Vehicle)||3|
|Welder (Gas and Electric)||7|
|Computer and Peripherals Hardware Repair and Maintenance Mechanic||2|
|Computer Operator and Programming Assistant (COPA)||5|
Candidates will be selected on merit basis, which is the percentage of marks obtained in the qualifying examination. In case of a tie, the marks obtained in the lower examination will be considered as the tie-breaker.
How to Apply for DRDO Apprenticeship 2021?
All applicants will have to apply through NAPS portal which is apprenticeshipindia.org. All the required documents and certificates should be uploaded on portal, after which candidates are required to send scanned copies of all the relevant documents and certificates such as 10th certificate, ITI certificate and marksheet, caste certificate, ID Proof, and so on in a single PDF file through e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications should be submitted before 17 May 2021. Those who wish to apply for the DRDO apprenticeship are advised to go through the official notification in detail for more information.