NIELIT Recruitment 2020 NIC Scientists/ Assistants 495 Post Apply Online

NIELIT Recruitment 2020  National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology NIELIT Recruitment 2020 on behalf of  National Informatics Centre (NIC) invites Application for the post of Scientist – ‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ in NIC [Advt No. NIELIT/NIC/2020/1] for 495 Posts of Scientist – ‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ through NIELIT Recruitment 2020.

NIELIT Recruitment 2020 @NIC Scientist – ‘B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ 495 Posts Apply Online

Important Dates for NIELIT Recruitment 2020:-

  • Apply Start Date-  26 Feb. 2020
  • Last Date to Apply- 1 June 2020 till 05:00 PM (Extended)
  • Exam Date:- Not Disclosed Yet

Application Fees:-

  • Gen/ Others- Rs. 800/-
  • SC/ ST/ PwD/ Female- Nil
  • Mode of Payment- Online

Vacancies for NIELIT Recruitment 2020:- 

Designation Total
UR Reserved for







Scientific /
Assistant – ‘A’







Qualifications for NIELIT Recruitment 2020

Post Name Age (As on 26/03/2020) Qualification (As on 26/03/2020)
Scientist-‘B’ Max. 30 Years B. Tech/ M. Tech./ M.Sc/ MCA/ M. Phill
Scientific /
Assistant – ‘A’
Max. 30 Years M.Sc./ MS/ MCA/ B.E./ B.Tech

How to Apply for NIELIT Recruitment 2020:-

Before applying, candidates are advised to go through this advertisement carefully in detail for determining their eligibility as per laid down criteria for the post.

The admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.

Candidates are requested to apply only by ONLINE at between 26/02/2020 (10:00 A.M) &01/06/2020 (05:00 P.M). No other means/mode of application will be accepted. Candidates are required to have valid e-mail identification and active mobile number. The procedure/steps for filling up of applications online is briefed as under.

The complete Application can be submitted in following 3 steps:

STEP 1: Registration with Email id

STEP 2: Submission of Application details.

STEP 3: Payment of application fee online (if applicable, see section 4.3 for details)

The application shall be treated as complete only if all the three mandatory steps (Step 1, Step2 and Step 3 (if applicable)) are completed successfully. In case, candidate is not able to submit fee by closing date and time, or the application is otherwise incomplete, his/her candidature will summarily be rejected and no further query or complaint will be entertained in this regard.

Applicant can view the Application details from the ‘View Application Option’ available on the home page by logging at with correct login credentials. Applicant is required to make sure that ‘Application Status’ on application form is “Application Submission Completed Successfully and Application Fee received” or “Application Submission Completed Successfully and Application Fee not Applicable” otherwise application will be treated as incomplete and summarily rejected and no further query or complaint will be entertained in this regard.


Following should be kept handy before applying online

a) Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking Details (If fee is applicable)

b) Scanned image of Photograph along with signature (JPG format, size less than 50 KB) as per instruction in section 8.5.

c) Scanned copies of Date of Birth Certificate, Certificate of Essential Educational Qualification, Photo ID, Caste Certificate (SC/ST/OBC) if applicable, Category Certificate (PWD or any other) if applicable, EWS Certificate if applicable , Certificate for seeking age relaxation, if applicable, NOC & Undertaking / Declaration if applicable – all in single file of pdf format (size less than 3 MB) only.

Choice of Centre of Written Examination:

Candidates shall indicate their choice of Centre for Written Examination from the cities listed below. No change of Centre will be permissible at a later date. NIELIT, however, reserves the right to direct the candidate to appear for Written Test at any location irrespective of his/her indicated choice depending upon the number of applications received and the administrative convenience.


Selection Process/ Exam Pattern/ Syllabus for NIELIT Recruitment 2020:-

Selection will be done through a written examination and interview for Scientist ‘B’ Post and only through written examination for Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ Post.

All eligible candidates who have successfully submitted the online application for Scientist-’B’ and Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ along with required fee & screened in, shall be called for a written examination. Written Examination shall be of 3 hours duration conducted in English medium only.

Scheme of written examination shall be Objective type and OMR Based.

The question paper for the written examination will consists of 65% questions from Technical Area and 35% from Generic Area. There shall be a total of 120 objective type Questions consisting of 78 questions from Technical Area (Computer Science) and 42 question on Generic area.

The Generic Area will comprise of Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning Capabilities, Quantitative and Qualitative abilities and General Aptitude.

Syllabus for Technical Area (Computer related topics: Computer Science/Computer Engineering) is given in Annexure ‘A’

Every question will carry 1(one) mark and there will be negative marking of 0.25 mark for each wrong answer.

The minimum percentage to qualify the written examination will be 50% for General/EWS, 40% for OBC, 30% for the SC/ST/PWD categories. The cut –off marks specified would be applicable in the overall marks (i.e., Technical/Generic Combined) as well as for each section (Technical/Generic) separately.

Only the shortlisted candidates for the post of Scientist–‘B’ (based on merit position and reservation policy etc..) who have qualified the written examination, shall be called for interview.

The final selection of eligible candidates for appointment to the post of Scientist –‘B’ will be based on the combined performance of the candidates both in the written examination and in interview and verification of documents submitted by the candidates. The weight-age of marks for written examination and interview will be in the ratio 85:15. It is mandatory to appear in the interview for selection.

The final selection of eligible candidates for appointment to the post of Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’ will be based on the merit position arrived from the performance of the candidates in the written examination, reservation policy and verification of documents submitted by the candidates.


Verification of requisite documents will be done at the time of the interview for the post of Scientist- ‘B’. Candidate will be interviewed only after verification of original documents to ascertain their eligibility for the post.

For Scientific/Technical Assistant – ‘A’, Verification of documents will be done before joining.
Only short- listed candidates will be called for document verification.

Mere fulfilling of requirement as laid down in the advertisement does not qualify a candidate to be called for personal interaction/interview.


Shortlisted candidates shall be intimated about the date and venue by through SMS/e-mail communications to the registered email ID/Mobile phone by NIELIT.

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Important Note:-

Here at E Tayari Website we will keep updating about the activities related to this NIELIT Recruitment 2020 like Exam Date, Admit Card, Answer Key, Result, etc. We also update the other NIELIT Vacancy and other Govt. Jobs/ Sarkari Naukri updates on this website. The person selected through NIELIT Recruitment 2020 may be posted anywhere in India.

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