PXE-DRDO Junior Research Fellowship
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

Communication Engineering,Electronics
B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology)

Scholarship Overview

Proof & Experimental Establishment(PXE), Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) invites applications for PXE-DRDO Junior Research Fellowship 2020 from BE/BTech degree holders. The selected fellows will receive a monthly stipend of INR 31,000 per month plus HRA.


The selected fellows will receive a monthly stipend of INR 31,000 per month plus HRA.

Selection Criteria

Initial selection will be done based on GATE score. However, walk-in-interview through video conferencing may be conducted depending on the number of candidates and requirements. 

Terms and Conditions
  • Valid GATE score in EC is mandatory. 
  • Candidates are required to write their mobile number and email ID clearly in the application form.
  • No TA/DA shall be paid for attending the interview or at the time of joining if selected.
  • The offer of award of fellowship does not confer on the candidates, any right for absorption in DRDO.


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by July2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Not be more than 28 years of age (Relaxation for 03 years for OBC & 05 years for SC/ST candidates applicable)
  • Hold a BE/BTech degree in Electronics and Communication Engg with first division
  • Have a valid GATE score in EC Engineering

How To Apply

Eligible candidates can apply for the fellowship by following the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
Step 2: Download the application form.
Step 3: Fill in all relevant details.
Step 4: Submit the application form via email to director@pxe.drdo.in.