Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO), Ministry of Defence recently published an advertisement (no. GTRE/HRD/026 & 027) regarding Graduate/ Diploma/ ITI apprenticeship training at Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE), Bengaluru. The notification for DRDO Apprentice 2017 was issued on 14th August.
Under the provisions of the Apprentices Act, 1961, Gas Turbine Research Establishment (GTRE), Bengaluru will continue to accept applications till 5th September 2017. There are overall 150 vacancies opened for graduates, diploma and ITI certificate holders. The vacancies for Graduate Apprentice Trainee, Diploma Apprentice Trainees, and ITI Apprentice Trainees are 90, 30, and 30 respectively.
DRDO has clarified that the applicants should be in the age group of 18 to 27 years. The applicants who fulfill the eligibility criteria are the ones who are done with their qualifying examination as a regular student only. Furthermore, the applicants who have already gone through apprenticeship training or presently going through apprenticeship training under any organization will not be eligible to apply for DRDO apprentice 2017. Additional to that, the applicants who have acquired more than one year of work experience are also not eligible.
In order to register for BE/B. Tech/Diploma, the applicants shall apply on the website- www.mhrdnats.gov.in whereas, for ITI, the applicants shall visit NCVT MIS portal- https://ncvtmis.gov.in. In respect to the other related details, the candidates can visit the official website- drdo.gov.in.
The interested applicants can download the application form for Apprentice Training in GTRE, and fill in all the details. Along with the application form, the applicants need to enclose the following documents while sending-
- 10th Mark sheet and Certificate
- BE/ B. Tech/ Diploma/ ITI Mark sheets for all/ semesters
- Degree / Provisional Degree Certificate
- Two Passport size photographs (one pasted on the application and one pinned with name written on the back of photo)
- Caste Certificate (if applicable)
- PWD Certificate (if applicable)
- Photo 10 Card issued by Govt. of India/ Aadhaar Card
- Registration Certificate from NCVT/MHRD
All the documents and application form shall be put in an envelope with named as “Application for Apprenticeship Training – 2017 – Graduate / Diploma/ ITI (as applicable)” and send it to the following address- The Director, Gas Turbine Research Establishment, C V Raman Nagar, Bengaluru – 560 093. Duly filled application form for DRDO apprentice 2017 along with the documents shall be submitted either by hand or by post by 5th September.
The selection of eligible applicants for DRDO Apprentice 2017 will incorporate the shortlisting process; the Graduate Apprentice Trainees candidates who acquire the qualifying marks will be shortlisted for the interview round. In the case of Diploma Apprentice Trainees and ITI Apprentice Trainees, the applicants will be selected on the obtained qualifying marks in the exam.
The final list of the chosen applicants will be announced on 27th September, while the GTRE date of joining will be 3rd October.