ISRO Recruitment 2017

July 12, 2017 1725 anangsha

ISRO Recruitment 2017ISRO Recruitment 2017: ISRO Recruitment is the space agency of the government of India. The organization is engaged in various activities in the field of research and development in space application, space science and technology. Every year the organization releases notification for various vacancies in ISRO to engage young and energetic youths for achieving self-reliance in space technology and its application for national development. ISRO every year conducts recruitment to the post of Scientists, Engineers, Researchers, Apprentices, Driver, Stenographer, Operator, Translator, Administrative, Accounts Officers, Medical Officer, Technician, Draftsman, Assistant JRF Geoinformatics, catering attendant etc. ISRO has recently released notification for recruitment of Assistants (Administrative Support Staff) and Upper Division Clerks. Total 311 Assistants vacancies and 2 Upper Division Clerks (UDC) vacancies have been announced under ISRO Assistants & UDC recruitment 2017. Candidates interested in applying for various posts under ISRO Recruitment 2017 can check below for eligibility criteria, organization set up, selection procedure etc.




ISRO Recruitment 2017 - Organizational structure

ISRO is managed by Department of Space of the government of India. The recruitment of candidates are done in the following departments. 

  • Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC)
  • Indian Space Research Organisation
  • Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre (LPSC)
  • Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC-SHAR)
  • ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC)
  • ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC)
  • Space Applications Centre (SAC)
  • National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC)
  • ISRO Inertial Systems Unit (IISU)
  • Development and Educational Communication Unit (DECU)
  • Master Control Facility (MCF)
  • ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC)
  • Laboratory for Electro-Optics Systems (LEOS)
  • Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS)
  • Antrix Corporation– The marketing arm of ISRO
  • Physical Research Laboratory (PRL)
  • National Atmospheric Research Laboratory (NARL)
  • North-Eastern Space Applications Centre (NE-SAC)
  • Semi-Conductor Laboratory (SCL)
  • Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST)

ISRO Recruitment 2017 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of ISRO recruitment 2017 will vary according to the posts. Candidates before applying should ensure that they fulfill the necessary eligibility criteria laid down under the notification. The basic ISRO recruitment 2017 eligibility criteria are given below:

Educational Qualification

Candidates to be eligible for ISRO recruitment must have passed their Class 10.

Age limit

The candidates must be atleast 18 years of age to be eligible for any vacancies in ISRO. Candidates interested in applying for the post of Assistants and UDC under ISRO recruitment 2017 should hold a degree in Arts/ Commerce/ Management/ Science/ Computer Applications with first class from a recognised institute. The age of the applicants should be 18 to 26 years as on July 31, 2017. BE/B.Tech graduates are not eligible to apply for the post of assistant & UDC.

ISRO Recruitment 2017 Important Dates

ISRO Recruitment 2017 events Important dates
ISRO recruitment application begins July 11, 2017
Last date to apply for ISRO recruitment July 31, 2017
Date of written exam October 15, 2017
Issue of ISRO recruitment admit card First week of October

ISRO Recruitment Application Form 2017

The application form of ISRO recruitment is available from July 11 to July 31, 2017. Applicants should fill ISRO Recruitment Application Form online since no other mode of application will be accepted by exam conducting body. Candidates should first register for the exam. After successful registration, they will be provided with registration number. The application fees should be paid while filling the application form either through online or offline mode. The application fees for all the candidates is Rs 100. A candidate may apply for different posts under same/different zones, but cannot apply for same post in different zones. Candidates should take print out of application form and copy of fee receipt after submitting the application form.

ISRO Recruitment Admit Card 2017

The written exam of ISRO Assistants and UDC recruitment will be conducted on October 15, 2017. Admit cards will be sent to shortlisted candidates by email in the first week of October 2017. The written exam will be held at nine venues, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Dehradun, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi and Thiruvananthapuram.

ISRO Recruitment 2017 Selection Procedure

The selection procedure of ISRO recruitment 2017 includes – Written Exam and Interview. The ISRO recruitment selection procedure will vary according to the posts. Candidates qualifying the written exam will be called for the interview. Subsequently, those qualifying the interview will be shortlisted for appointment. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the marks secured by the candidates in written exam and interview. Appointments shall be provided on the basis of merit. Candidates for the post of Assistants and LDC will be selected on the basis of written exam. Initial screening will be conducted to shortlist candidates for written test. Candidates based on their performance in written test will be selected for skill test depending upon the number of vacancies. The marks of skill test will not be considered for final selection. Candidates will be given appointment on the basis of their marks in written exam.

ISRO Recruitment 2017 - Upcoming job notifications in ISRO

Name of the post Number of vacancies Application Mode Application Form Educational Qualification Age limit Notification

Assistants and UDC (Administrative Support Staff)



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18 to 26 years

Recruitment of Scientists/Engineers 87 Online Apply Here BE/B.Tech or equivalent qualification in first class with an aggregate minimum of 65% marks 35 years as on 07/03/2017 Click Here
Scientist/ Engineer  49 Online Application over Candidates should possess M.E/ M.Tech/ M.Sc (Engg) 18-35 years as on 04-03-2017 Click here

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