DRDO Application Form 2021: Last Date, Fees, Documents Required

Application Form Start Date

May 10, 2021

Application Form End Date

Jun 12, 2021

Apr 7, 2021


DRDO has announced the recruitment of 111 vacancies across various posts. Candidates who are interested to apply for these posts can go through the steps to apply and the check the documents required mentioned below. The list of posts available and their last dates to apply are mentioned below too.

  • Mode: DRDO 2021 application form is available only in the online mode on the official website of DRDO.
  • Online registration: Candidates must register online on the DRDO 2021 RAC website i.e; rac.gov.in.

  • Availability: DRDO 2021 application form is likely to be made available from May 10, 2021. The last date to fill the application form is going to be Jun 12, 2021 tentatively.

  • Scanned Documents: Candidates must scan and upload the self-attested testimonials/certificates while filling up the application form.

DRDO 2021 Application Form Fee and Mode of Payment

  • DRDO 2021 Application Fee for the General and OBC (Male) candidates is INR 100. There will be no application fee for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Female categories.

Sr. No




OC/OBC (Male)

INR 100/-



No Application Fee

Note: If there is any bank transaction or service charge while paying the application fee that should be paid by the candidates too.

Candidates can pay the application fee online using:

  • Credit card/Debit card

  • Net-banking

DRDO 2021 Documents Required

The following documents are required to be uploaded while filling up the DRDO 2021 application form.
  • Driving Licence (only for vehicle operator).

  • Experience certificate, if any.

  • Candidate's mark sheets.

  • A recent color photograph of the candidate.

  • A clear left-hand thumb impression of the candidate.

  • Candidate's signature.

  • Caste certificate of the candidate, if any.

DRDO 2021 Contact Details

  • For queries relating to the online DRDO 2021 application process, candidates can contact 011-23830599 or email at [email protected]

DRDO 2021 Vacancies

The vacancies and the last dates to apply for each post is tabulated below. Candidates who aspire to have a career with DRDO can go through the same and apply for the respective post.

DRDO Agency Post Last Date to Apply
DRDO DFRL (Defence Food Research Laboratory) Junior Research Fellow (JRF) April 25, 2021
DRDO DMRL (Defense Metallurgical Research Laboratory) ITI Apprentice March 31, 2021
DRDO HEMRL Apprentice April 10, 2021
DRDO RCI Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), Research Associate (RA) March 24, 2021
DRDO NMRL (Naval Materials Research Laboratory) Graduate Apprentice, ITI Apprentice, 10+2 Apprentice March 28, 2021
DRDO ASL (Advanced System Laboratory) Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), Research Associate (RA) March 25, 2021
DRDO DEAL (Defense Electronics Application Laboratory) ITI Apprentice March 12, 2021
DRDO ARDE Junior Research Fellow April 15, 2021

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