Defense Research & Development Organization (DRDO) is a branch of Department of Defense Research and Development of Ministry of Defense. The CEPTAM exam validates candidates for the post of Admin & Allied Cadre; “B” posts scientists and engineers through a CBT test.
For scientists and engineer level- First class pass bachelor degree in any of discipline from science or computer science engineering or Technology with a valid GATE 2016/2017/2018 score. Eligibility differs for different posts.
Candidate must be between 18 -28 Years.
Candidates are required to pay a sun of 100/-. Moreover, female candidates, candidates from reserved category and ex- servicemen are exempted from application fee.
The exam is based on two-tier selection process
Tier 1- CBT for screening
The computer based exam consists of 150 questions of 1 mark each, that are to be complete in a duration of 2-hour . The exam will consist of question based on these sections.
- Quantitative Ability/Aptitude
- General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability
- General Awareness
- English Language
- General Science
Tier II consists of 100 questions of 1 mark each that are to be complete in duration of 90 minutes. The questions will be based accordingly from specific to subject code, as per education qualification and concerned post.