Applications are invited for Graduate Apprenticeship Trainee at CAIR-DRDO, Bangalore for the year 2021. The last date of application is 10 December.

Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics, DRDO Complex, Bangalore invites online applications from eligible Graduate/Diploma holders in Engineering for undergoing one year of Apprenticeship training./

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No. of Vacancies

  • Graduate Apprenticeship Trainees (BE/ B.Tech): 33
S.No.Discipline (B.E./B.Tech in following Vacancies 2021):
Total Vacancies
1Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Science & Technology Engg.24
2Elect & Electronics / Electronics & Communication / Electronics & Instrumentation/Telecom Engg.8
3Mechanical Engg1
  • Technician (Diploma) Apprenticeship Trainee : 1
S.No.Discipline(diploma in following 
Engg. disciplines)
Total Vacancies
1Computer Science Engg./Computer Networking1


  • For Graduate Apprenticeship Trainees: A degree in engineering or technology granted by statutory University/ by an institution empowered to award such degree by Act of Parliament.
  • For Technician (Diploma) Apprenticeship Trainee: A diploma in engineering or technology granted by a State Council or Board of Technical. Educational established by a State Government /by a University I by an Institute recognized by the State Government or Central Government as equivalent to a diploma/ Sandwich course student who is undergoing training in order that he/she may hold a diploma in Engg./Technology
  • Age: Minimum Age – 18 & Maximum Age- UR: 27 yrs; OBC: 30 yrs; ST/SC: 32 yrs; PwD: 37 yrs
  • Candidates who have already undergone apprenticeship training or at present undergoing apprenticeship training under any organization are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidates with more than one year work experience are not eligible to apply. Candidate who have completed three years after passing of the qualifying examination are not eligible to apply
  • Candidates with higher qualification are not eligible to apply.


  • B. E/B. Tech/Eqvt. : Rs 9000/- per month & Diploma: Rs 8000/- per month

How to Apply?

  • Candidates should first register themselves in the Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD) portal. For registration log on to this website.
  • Applications are to be submitted online through this link or from the official website of DRDO.

Selection Process

  • Graduate Apprentice Trainees (B.E/B.Tech./Equivalent); Diploma Apprentice Trainees: Depending upon the vacancies available in various disciplines, selection of candidates will be carried out by short listing on the basis of marks obtained in the qualifying exam.

Important Dates

  • Last date of submission of online application forms duly completed in all respects: Dec 10
  • Publishing list of candidates for certificate verification after scrutinizing of applications in DRDO website or by email : Dec 16
  • Acceptance by candidates to join CAIR as Apprenticeship Trainee: Dec 20
  • Interaction with the shortlisted candidates who have submitted acceptance to join (as per ‘c’ above) : Dec 22 onwards
  • Probable date of declaration of selected candidatesGraduate/Diploma apprenticeship (by email & CAIR notice board) : Dec 27
  • Probable date of joining at CAIR for Graduate/Diploma apprentices : Dec 30


Click here to the official notification for Graduate Apprenticeship Trainee at CAIR, DRDO.

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