DRDO has launched “DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls through Aeronautics Research and Development Board (AR&DB),DRDO HQ.
RAC invites online scholarship applications from the Girls / Women students studying in first year of Under Graduate (BE/B.TECH: full time four year degree) and Post Graduate (M.TECH/ME: two year full time degree course) under “DRDO Scholarship Scheme for Girls in Aerospace Engg / Aeronautical Engg / Space Engg & Rocketry / Avionics / Aircraft Engg” through RAC website
Subject/ Discipline : Aerospace Engg / Aeronautical Engg / Space Engg & Rocketry/ Avionics/ Aircraft Engg.
No. of Scholarships : 20
Eligibility : Candidate must be an Indian National. Candidate should have got admission in the 1st year of current academic year (2019-20) to the relevant B.E./ B. Tech./B.Sc Engg. course. Candidate should have cleared JEE (Main). Candidate should have a valid JEE(Main) score.
Level : Under Graduate* (BE/ B.TECH/ B.Sc. Engg)
Scholarship : Rs.120000 / year or annual fees whichever is less for a maximum period of four years
Subject/ Discipline : Engg / Aeronautical Engg / Space Engg & Rocketry/ Avionics/ Aircraft Engg.
No. of Scholarships : 10
Eligibility : Candidate must be an Indian National. Candidate should have secured admission in the 1st year of the current academic year (2019-20) to the relevant ME/M.TECH / M.Sc Engg course. Candidate must have scored minimum 60% marks in the qualifying exam (graduation level: BE/B Tech/B.Sc Engg. or equivalent) for getting admission to the subject course as per the guidelines set by AICTE/MHRD. In cases where the conversion formula is not obtainable, CGPA/CPI of 6.75 (for a 10 point scale) will be taken as equivalent to 60%, as per AICTE guidelines. Candidate should have a valid GATE (General Aptitute Test in Engineering) score.
Level : Post Graduate (ME/ M.TECH/ M.Sc Engg)
Scholarship : Rs.15500/- per month subject to Rs.186000/- per year for a maximum period of two years.
Selection Process : a) First year Under graduate (B.E./B.Tech./BSc. Engg.) scholarship (for 4-yr full time course) will be based on the merit of JEE (Main). Candidates without valid JEE (Main) score will not be considered. b) First year Post graduate (M.E./M.Tech./M.Sc. Engg.) scholarship (for 2 yr full time course) will be based on the valid GATE score on merit basis. The candidates without valid GATE score will not be considered.
How To Apply
Interested candidates should ApplyOnline latest by 10th Sep 2019.
About Defence Research and Development Organisation DRDO
RAC, the Recruitment and Assessment Centre of DRDO was set up on 23 July 1985 after getting exemption from the purview of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). It is situated at Lucknow Road, Timarpur, Delhi. RAC has undertaken various recruitment programmes to induct scientists each year in variety of scientific and engineering disciplines relevant to DRDO Laboratories and assessed the suitability of DRDO scientists for promotion to next higher grade through duly constituted Assessment Boards/ Peer Committee.