BARC provides training in two courses and on successful completion of these courses candidates get jobs as Scientific Officer ‘C’ in one of the DAE units or Atomic Energy Regulatory Board. These courses are as follow
- Orientation Course for Engineering Graduates and Science Postgraduates (OCES)
- DAE Graduate Fellowship Scheme for Engineering Graduates and Physics Postgraduates (DGFS)
- Selection Process for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
- Qualification for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2021
- Age Limit for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2020
- Application Fee BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
- Important date for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
- Useful Links for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
Selection Process for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
It is a two-step process Screening to short-list candidates
(a) On the basis of Online Examination: Online Examination will be conducted in March 2019 in each of the nine Engineering disciplines and five Science disciplines in more than forty cities spread across India.
Travel Allowance is not paid for appearing in it.
Candidates who register for the Online Examination will be able to choose their examination center as well as the date and time of the session in which they wish to appear for the Online Examination, subject to availability. Allocation of the slot to candidates for taking the Online Examination will be done on a first-come, first-served basis.
(b) On the basis of GATE Score: Applicants shortlisted for the Interview process on the basis of a valid GATE 2019 score in the applicable GATE subject. Applicants with a degree in ‘Nuclear Engineering’ will be screened in only on the basis of the Online Examination to be conducted in March 2019.
Interviews of the short-listed candidates
Selection Interviews of short-listed candidates will be conducted in Mumbai (in all disciplines except Geology and Geophysics) and Hyderabad (in Geology and Geophysics). Outstation applicants will be paid two-way second-class sleeper train fare, from their registered residential address, by shortest route or actual fare whichever is less.
The probable period of Selection Interviews is during May-June, 2021.
Important Notes: Candidates are advised to maximize their chance of being screened into the Selection Interview by availing both the Screening Channels (GATE score as well as Online Examination)
Grade And Pay Scale: Appointment in all the units shall be as a Scientific Officer ‘C’ (SO/C) in the Level 10 – Rs. 56,100/-
Qualification for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2021
Discipline to be Selected in Online Application Form
Subject in B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc. (Engg.)/ 5-year Integrated M.Tech
Metallurgy / Metallurgy & Materials Engineering / Metallurgy & Materials Science / Metallurgical Engineering / Metallurgical & Materials Engineering / Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science / Materials Science & Engineering
Electrical Engineering / Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Electrical Engg. / Electronics Engg. / Electronics & Communication Engg. / Electronics & Controls Engg. / Electrical & Electronics Engg. / Electronics & Instrumentation Engg.
Electronics & Communication Engg.
Computer Science / Computer Engineering
Computer Science & Information Technology
Instrumentation Engg. / Electronics & Instrumentation Engg.
Nuclear Engineering / Nuclear Technology / Nuclear Science & Technology
NOT ELIGIBLE through GATE
*Candidates with B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Sc.(Engg.) / 5-year Integrated M.Tech in ‘Nuclear Engineering’ / ‘Nuclear Technology’ / ‘Nuclear Science & Technology would be considered for RSE Training Scheme at the BARC Training School, Mumbai and for ‘Mechanical’ and ‘Chemical’ Training Schemes at the BARC Training Schools in Mumbai, Kalpakkam, and NFC-Hyderabad.
Age Limit for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2020
(Age as on August 1, 2020)
- General Category – 26 years,
- OBC-29 years,
- SC/ST–31 years,
- Dependents of those who died in the riots of 1984 (Dep1984) -31 years,
- Persons domiciled in Kashmir Division of Jammu & Kashmir State from 01/01/1980 to 31/12/1989 (Dom Kashmir) –31 years,
Must Read: BARC Scientific Officer Cutoff
Application Fee BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
Rs 500/- General and OBC and Women /SC/ST are exempted from payment.
Important date for BARC Recruitment through GATE 2020/2021
Launching of Online Application Portal for OCES/DGFS-2020
26th December 2020
Last date for Registration for Online Application
31st January 2021
Last date for Submission of Online Application
1st February 2021
The download of Admit Card for Online Examination
15th February 2021
9th March- 15th March 2021
Last date for candidates to upload their GATE score
1st April 2021
Display of List of candidates short-listed for Interview on Online Application Portal
11th April 2021
Availability based option on Online Application Portal to select Interview Slot for qualified candidates
15th – 19th April 2021
20th May – 21st June 2021
Display of List of Candidates finally selected for OCES-2019 on Online Application Portal
Last week of June 2021
Last Date for Selected OCES-2019 Candidates desirous of DGFS to give details of M.Tech / M.Chem.Engg. admission to a DGFS institute
4th July 2021
Declaration of List of Applicants Selected for DGFS-2019 on Online Application Portal
2nd week of July 2021