DRDO Recruitment 2023: Fellowship at DRL, Assam

DRDO Recruitment 2023: Invites for Fellowship at DRL, Assam. Assam Career : DRDO DRL Tezpur Recruitment 2023. DRDO DRL Recruitment 2023 Apply for 6 Junior Research Fellowships Vacancies in Tezpur – Assam location.

The Defense Research Laboratory (DRL) in Tezpur, Assam, a body operational under the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is inviting applications for the positions of Research Associate (RA) and Junior Research Fellow (JRF). 

DRDO Recruitment 2023: Fellowship at DRL, Assam

This recruitment presents an exciting opportunity for qualified individuals in the fields of Botany/Forestry, Horticulture/Agronomy/Soil Science, and M. Pharm/M.S. (Pharm.) to contribute to cutting-edge research.

The positions being offered by DRDO come with competitive stipends and offer a chance to work on diverse projects in a stimulating research environment.

Candidates who are interested in recruitment and meet the specified criteria are encouraged to apply before the deadline on 9th December 2023.

PositionNo. of VacanciesDisciplineQualificationAge Limit
Research Associate (RA)1Botany/ ForestryPh.D. in Botany or Forestry35 years
Research Associate (RA)1Horticulture/
Agronomy/Soil Science
Ph.D. in Agronomy or Soil Science35 years
Junior Research Fellow (JRF)1M. Pharm. /M.S.
M. Pharm/M.S. (Pharm.) with NET/GPAT qualification28 years

How to apply for DRDO recruitment?

All the interested candidates must submit their bio-data in the prescribed format along with self-attested copies of certificates and testimonials by the closing date through email to [email protected]

The JRF position has an initial tenure of 2 years which is extendable as per government rules. While the RA position has a maximum tenure of 2 years.

What is the selection process?

Shortlisted candidates will be notified of the interview date and time via email.

The selection process is based on the qualifications and experience of the candidates. Selected individuals must produce their original certificates, GPAT/NET scorecards, and other relevant documents at the time of joining.

Additionally, all qualifications should be from recognized universities or institutes. Candidates from government or public sector undertakings or autonomous bodies must apply through the proper channel.


Candidates applying for the given recruitment should keep in mind that the award of Fellowship does not confer any right to absorption or employment in DRDO.

Other than that, the opportunity at DRL Tezpur provides a platform for passionate researchers to contribute to the nation’s defense and scientific advancements. Eligible candidates are encouraged to visit the DRDO website regularly for updates and submit their applications before the deadline.