Somatirtha Purohit

The Aeronautical Development Agency (ADA) under the Department of Defence Research and Development (DRDO) has invited applications for recruitment of Project Engineers.

Interested candidates can apply online through the official website at

The application process is underway and the deadline for the submission of the application form is September 8.

DRDO Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 53 posts

  • Project Engineer-I (Level PE 1): 40 vacancies

  • Project Engineer-II (Level PE 2): 9 vacancies

  • Project Engineer-III (Level PE 3): 4 vacancies

Educational Qualification

Interested candidates must have BTech/Mtech degree in a relevant discipline from a recognised University/Institute.

Age Limit

The age limit varies from post to post, candidates can check other eligibility criteria on the official notification.

Pay Scale

  • Project Engineer-I (Level PE 1): Rs 50,000 + Dearness Allowance

  • Project Engineer-II (Level PE 2): Rs 60,000 + Dearness Allowance

  • Project Engineer-III (Level PE 3): Rs 70,000 + Dearness Allowance

Dearness Allowance is payable on the consolidated remuneration at the rate of 50%  (Fifty Percent) of DA as announced by Central Government for its employees from time to time.

How To Apply

  • Visit the official website at

  • On the homepage, click on the recruitment link under the latest news

  • Register and proceed with the application

  • Fill out the form

  • Upload all necessary documents

  • Download and take printout of the application for future purposes