ISRO : RECRUITMENT OF ASSISTANTS AND UPPER DIVISION CLERKS - 2017
Indian Space Research Organisation [ISRO] of the Department of Space [DOS] is
looking for young, dynamic and dedicated candidates for filling-up the posts of
ASSISTANTS (administrative support staff)and Upper Division Clerks in the Level
4 of Pay Matrix in CCS (RP) Rules 2016, for filling-up in various ISRO Centres/Units/Autonomous
Bodies/CPSUs, across India. The zone-wise details of vacancies are as under:
How to apply :
The application for on-line registration will be hosted in the ISRO web-site
between 11.07.2017 and 31.07.2017 Candidates may visit our web-site at
www.isro.gov.in to register their applications on-line between 11.07.2017 and
31.07.2017 The candidates registered under National Career Services (NCS) portal
and fulfilling the eligibility conditions may visit ISRO website and follow the
application procedure as stated. Applications will be received on-line only.
Scanned copies of latest passport sized Photograph and Signature of the
candidates in the prescribed file size is required to be uploaded in the
application. Upon registration, applicants will be provided with an on-line
Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference.
E-mail ID of the applicant will have to be given in the application
compulsorily. On successful submission of the application an email confirmation
regarding submission shall be sent to the candidate’s registered email id.
However, the completion of application procedure is subject to receipt of
‘application fee’ (if applicable). The application is non-editable and details
cannot be edited, once the application is registered. Hence, candidates are
advised to verify whether, all the details entered in the application are
correct, before final submission of the application.
Applications for Multiple Posts:
Candidates may apply for multiple posts, subject to conditions. A candidate
may apply for different posts under same/different zones, but cannot apply for
same post in different zones. For Ex : A candidate may apply for Post No.
1(Assistant) in Ahmedabad Zone, Post No 2 (UDC) under Dept. of Space and Post
No. 3 (Assistant) under Autonomous institute under Bengaluru Zone. However,
he/she cannot apply for Post No. 1 (Assistant) in Ahmedabad Zone and again Post
No. 1 (Assistant) under Thiruvananthapuram Zone. However, such candidates should
select common (same) written test centre for all the posts applied
for. Candidates have to make application fee payment separately for applications
for different posts.
No Objection Certificate:
The candidates who are already employed under Central / State Govt/ PSU/
Autonomous Bodies have to send a `No Objection Certificate’ from the employer
concerned, duly indicating their Registration Number and Post Number to the
Administrative Officer [RMT], Antariksh Bhavan, ISRO Headquarters, New BEL Road
, Bengaluru- 560094 within seven days of filing the applications on-line by the
candidates and in any case not later than07.08.2017
There will be an Application Fee of Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred Only) for
each application. Candidates may make the payment ‘online’ using Internet
Banking/Debit Card or ‘Offline’ by visiting nearest SBI Branch.
Online payment option:
Candidates after submitting their application can pay application fee
immediately or any day before the last date for fee payment i.e. 01.08.2017
Offline payment by Challan:
Candidates after submitting their application should download, print the
pre-printed challan and pay the application fees in cash at any SBI Branch
within 3 days of generation of challan or last day for payment, whichever is
earlier. The last date for submitting online application is 01.08.2017
Candidates are, however, advised to make online payment by 30.07.2017 to avoid
any unexpected transaction failures/issues Application fee is non-refundable and
shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
Process for application fee payment
1. If candidate desires to pay application fee immediately then he/she
on submitting application will be shown a web page displaying registration
number. On same web page, there exists “Make Payment” button which candidate may
click and follow the payment process as outlined below
2. If the candidate wants to pay application fee later, he/she can pay the
fee before closure of the advertisement by accessing the link “Make Payment”
link available in advertisement page. Candidate has to provide his/her
registration number, Date of Birth and later click on the “Make Payment” button
and follow the payment process as outlined below
3. The candidates on clicking the Make Payment button will be redirected to
State Bank Multi Option Payments Systems (MOPS) page. The candidate may choose
one of the payment modes shown below for making payment. Challan (Candidates
should download, print and pay the application fees in cash at any SBI Branch
within 3 days of generation of challan or last day for payment, whichever is
earlier) The challan will be valid for the next three days only, from date of
generation. If payment is not made within 3 days the challans, which are older
than the specified time will be deemed unsuccessful. However, the candidate may
regenerate fresh challan, if required or alternatively, make payment online
(i). Though application fee charged by ISRO is same across the payment modes
the bank charges and taxes may vary. Therefore candidates are required to
carefully follow the instructions shown. In case of Net banking and debit cards
payments, the candidate on successful payment will be redirected to ISRO web
portal and shown a page displaying transaction details.
(ii) During entire payment processing do not click REFRESH or BACK button,
else session will be aborted.
(iii) Please follow the instructions of the banks/payment gateways with
respect to the mode of payment (net banking, debit cards, across SBI counters)
(iv) Candidates can check Payment status and Print Receipt by visiting
“Payment Status” link available in advertisement page. No other mode of payment
will be acceptable. For any technical issues with online payment candidates may
send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
All Women candidates/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST);
Ex-serviceman [EX] and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted
from payment of Application Fee.
However, after registration of application on-line, the candidates have to
down-load and print the personalized registration confirmation form from the
ISRO system which will contain the Name of the candidate, Registration Number,
Advertisement No., and Post number for future reference
8. (i) In case of submission of duplicate/multiple applications by Women
candidates/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST); Ex-serviceman [EX] and
Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates, the last application submitted
before the last date for submission of application shall be considered for
(ii). ।In case of submission of duplicate/multiple applications by other
candidates including OBC, the application against which the ‘application fee’
has been received within the last date for payment of application fee only will
Documents to be sent to ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER (RMT) ANTARIKSH BHAVANISRO
HEADQUARTERS, NEW BEL ROAD, BENGALURU -560094 by 07.08.2017
Selection Process :
The qualification prescribed is the MINIMUM requirement and the same does not
automatically make candidates eligible for written test. Initial screening will
be conducted to short-list candidates for taking-up written test. The written
test will be conducted on 15.10.2017 [Sunday] at nine venues viz., Ahmedabad,
Bengaluru, Chennai, Dehradun, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi and
Thiruvananthapuram. However, the Organisation reserves the right to
cancel/change the written test venue and re-allot the candidates to any other
test centre. The call letters for written test to the short-listed candidates
will be sent only by e-mail during the firstweek of October 2017. Based on the
performance in the written test, candidates will be shortlisted for skill test,
depending on the number of vacancies notified, the schedule and venue of which
will be notified. Those who secure minimum 50% marks each in both objective and
descriptive type questions in the written test will be considered for
shortlisting for ‘Skill Test(Computer Literacy Test)’. Skill Test will be purely
go-no-go basis and marks obtained in the skill test shall not be considered for
selection. The Skill Test shall be evaluated on a 100 points scale with minimum
60% for qualification. The final selection will be done amongst qualified
candidates, purely on the scores obtained in the written test. From amongst
candidates who qualify in the skill test with minimum 60% marks, empanelment
shall be done in the order of marks obtained in the written test, subject to
number of vacancies notified. In case, sufficient number of SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-servicemen
candidates are not available for filling-up the vacancies reserved for these
categories, relaxation will be extended to candidates belonging to the
respective category, to make good the short-fall.
Pay and Allowances:
Selected candidates will be appointed as ‘Assistant’/ ‘Upper Division
Clerk’in Level 4 of Pay Matrix and will be paid minimum basic pay of ₹25,500/-
p.m. In addition, House Rent Allowance [HRA] and Transport Allowance at the
prescribed rates in force at the place of posting will be paid for those who are
not availing Departmental Housing and Transport facility, respectively. The
employees will be governed by the National Pension Sytem. On employment in ISRO,
other facilities are available such as medical facilities for self and
dependents, subsidized canteen, transport allowance when official transport is
not availed, limited housing facility for fresh entrants in lieu of HRA,
LeaveTravel Concession, Group Insurance, advance for construction of house, etc
as per Central Government orders.
Other Conditions/ Instructions:
- Candidates may apply for the post against any of the posts mentioned in
the drop-down menu (Step 3) of the Application form.
- In addition, the candidate also has to clearly mention his/her
graduation course name. For ex- BA (Honors) in case of Bachelors in Arts
(Honors), BSc. for Bachelors in Science etc.
- Application Fee is nonrefundable and shall not be refunded under any
- ISRO is not responsible for any incomplete/pending/failed transactions
of application fee payments.
- ISRO is not responsible for multiple payments for a single post by the
- The candidates registered under National Career Services (NCS) portal
and fulfilling the eligibility conditions may visit ISRO website and follow
the application procedure as stated in the previous paragraphs.
- The posts are temporary, but likely to continue
- The appointees are liable to be posted in any of the Centres/Units of
the Indian Space Research Organisation/Department of space situated anywhere
in India as and when required.
- For details of ISRO Centres/Units and Autonomous institutions under
Department of Space, please visit
- Candidates attending the Skill Test will be reimbursed to and fro
second-class train fare by the shortest route from the city indicated in the
on-line application form to the place of Skill Test (change of address and
city for the purpose will not be entertained)
- Candidates called for ‘Skill Test’ will have to produce all relevant
original documents in proof of details furnished in their applications
submitted on-line, at the time of Written Test/Skill Test
- If any information furnished on-line is found to be wrong or false, the
candidate will not beallowed for skill test and TA will not be paid.
- No TA will be paid for attending the Written Test
- lSRO reserves the right not to fill up all or any of the posts, if it so
- Only Indian nationals need apply
- No interim correspondence will be entertained In case of any
clarification, candidates may refer to the FAQs uploaded in the ISRO website
against the advertisement or send their mail to
- Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and
women candidates are encouraged to apply.
It is for candidate to ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility criteria
and complied with the requirements adhered to the instructions contained in this
advertisement as well as in the application form. Candidates are, therefore,
urged to carefully read the advertisement and complete the application form and
submit the same as per instructions given in this regard.
The Answer Keys will be published on the ISRO Web-site within three working
days of the written test. The candidates may raise objections with valid
justifications, if any, within 5 days of publishing the answer keys in the
web-site, ONLY through the link that shall be provided after the written test.
Objections, if any, received thereafter and through any other modes will not be
considered under any circumstances.
Courtesy : ISRO