Somatirtha Purohit

National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has invited applications for the recruitment of scientists and other posts.

Eligible and interested candidates can apply online through the official site of NIELIT at

The registration process will commence on March 4 and will end on April 4.

NIC Recruitment Details

Total vacancy: 598 posts

  • Scientist B Group A: 71 posts

  • Scientist Officer/ Engineer: 196 posts

  • Scientist/ Technical Assistant: 331 posts

Educational Qualification

For Scientist B Group A

A pass certificate in Bachelor degree in Engineering or Bachelor in Technology OR Department of Electronics and Accreditation of Computer Courses B-level or Associate Member of Institute of Engineers OR Graduate Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers OR Masters Degree in Science OR Master Degree in Computer Application OR Master Degree in Engineering/ Technology or Master Degree in Philosophy.

For Scientist Officer/ Engineer, Scientist/ Technical Assistant 

A pass certificate in M.Sc/MS/MCA/BE/B.Tech in any other or in combination mentioned on the Detailed Notification.

Age Limit: The age of candidates must be more than 30 years as on April 4, 2023.

Pay Scale

  • Scientist B Group A: Rs 56,100 – Rs 1,77,500

  • Scientist Officer/ Engineer: Rs 44,900 – Rs 1,42,400

  • Scientist/ Technical Assistant: Rs 35,400 – Rs 1,12,400

Application Fee

  • General and all other candidates: Rs 800

  • SC/ST/ PWD/Women candidates: Nil

Selection Process

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

For more details, you can go through the official notification.