DRDO – PXE Recruitment 2021 | Freshers | 62 Posts | Last Date – 27 Feb

Name of the Post:   DRDO – PXE Recruitment 2021

Brief Information: The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is an agency of the Republic of India, charged with the military’s research and development, headquartered in New Delhi, India. It was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Technical Development Establishment and the Directorate of Technical Development and Production with the Defence Science Organization. It is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defence, Government of India.

Proof and Experimental Establishment (PXE) is an Indian defence laboratory of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Located in Balasore, Orissa, India. its main purpose concerns the research and development of technologies and products in the area of medium and large caliber weapons and their ammunition. PXE is organised under the Armament and Combat Engineering Cluster of DRDO

DRDO Recruitment 2021


Proof and Experimental Establishment (PXE)


DRDO Apprentice Recruitment 2020




Application Fee


  • Candidates should pay Rs.00/-

Important Dates


    • Starting Date to Apply Online: 22-01-2021
    • Closing Date to Apply Online: 27-02-2021

Age Limit


  • 18 – 28 years

Posts & Qualification



  • Total Vacancies :- 62 Posts

    • Technician  – 39 Posts
    • ITI  – 23 Posts
    • Degree in Engineering in the respective discipline.
    • The respective disciplines are Chemical Engineering/Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute.

    Qualification :-

    For Technician Apprentice :

    • Candidates should have Diploma in Cinematography/ Civil/ Computer Science/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation/ Mechanical/ Survey Engineering from a recognized Institute.

    For ITI Apprentice :

    • Candidates should have ITI in various trades. (Fitter/ Diesel Mechanic/ COPA/ Electrician/ Electronics/ Welder/Turner/ Machinist) from a recognized Institute.

    Note :-

    • Candidates who have got more than one year of work experience are not eligible to apply.

Selection Process :-

  • The selection process will be based on written test and interview. Shortlisted candidates will be intimated about the detailed schedule.


Stipend :- Rs.7,000-8,000 PM

Job Location :- Balasore, Odisha

  • How to Apply :-

    • Eligible candidates may send the application form along with relevant certificates of testimonials, on or before 27th February 2021 through e-mail. (director@pxe.drdo.in).


  • For ITI Apprentices, Candidates should register through National Apprenticeship promotion Scheme (NAPS) Portal
  • For Technician Apprentices, Candidates should register through National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS) Portal


  • Period of Engagement :- One year



Interested Candidates Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply



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