DRDO RCI Recruitment 2022 for Graduate / Diploma / ITI Trade Apprentice Post, Apply online


DRDO RCI Apprentice Recruitment – Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO), Research Centre Imarat (RCI) a premier laboratory of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex, DRDO invites online applications from young and meritorious Indian Nationals for the Engagement of Apprentices Posts  (Graduate, Diploma and ITI) for one year. The recruitment drive is being conducted to fill up 150 vacancies.

Interested candidates can apply for DRDO RCI Apprentice Recruitment 2022 till 07th February 2022.


Vacancy Details

  • DRDO Graduate Apprentice : 40 Posts
  • DRDO Technician Diploma Apprentice : 60 Posts
  • DRDO ITI Apprentice : 50 Posts


DRDO RCI Apprentice Recruitment Dates 2022

  • Start Application Process : 25th January 2022
  • Last Date for Registration : 07th February 2022


DRDO RCI Apprentice Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2022

  • DRDO Graduate Apprentice : B.E/B.Tech in [ ECE, EEE, CSE, Mechanical, Chemical ], B.Com and BSc
  • DRDO Technician Diploma Apprentice : Diploma in Engineering in ECE, EEE, CSE, Mechanical and Chemical at Any Recognized Board in India.
  • DRDO ITI Apprentice : ITI / NCVT Certificate in Fitter, Turner, Electrician, Electronics Mechanic and Welder.


  • The candidates who have completed the qualifying examinations (Graduate, Diploma and ITI trade apprentices in 2019, 2020 and 2021) as regular candidates are only eligible to apply.
  • Candidates with post graduate qualification are not eligible to apply
  • Candidates who have already undergone apprenticeship training or at present undergoing apprenticeship training under any organization are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidates with more than one year work experience are not eligible to apply.


Age Limit as on 01/01/2022

  • Minimum Age : 18 Years.
  • Age Relaxation Extra as per Rules.


DRDO RCI Apprentice Recruitment Application Process 2022

  • All the qualifications must be from Indian Institutions recognised by Appropriate Statutory Authority.
  • Registration of B.E/B/Tech/Diploma candidates on www.mhrdnats.gov.in and ITI trade apprentices on www.apprenticeshipindia.org is mandatory.
  • Candidates possessing B.Sc./B.Com qualification are required to apply through https://rcilab.in only by clicking on appropriate tabs.
  • Suppression of facts will also lead to disqualification, at any stage of the selection process or during the training period.



  • DRDO Graduate Apprentice : Rs. 9000/-
  • DRDO Technician Diploma Apprentice : Rs. 8000/-
  • DRDO Trade Apprentice: As per the Government Norms

For more details and apply, please visit the official website