NPOL Apprentice Recruitment 2020 |41 Vacancies for Trade Apprenticeship

NPOL Apprentice Recruitment 2020 | 41 Vacancies for Various Trades

DRDO NPOL Recruitment 2020

DRDO NPOL Recruitment 2020: The Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL) Kochi is conducting a Trade Apprenticeship training for candidates holding ITI diploma in various trades under the Apprentices Act, 1961.

According to the notification, there are 41 seats for the 12-months training program, commencing on 01.04.2020.

Candidates who passed ITI diploma -one-year, two years and three years courses can participate in the training.

Qualified and interested candidates are advised to appear personally in the selection process scheduled for 11.03.2020 and 12.03.2020 at Kochi

The Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory in Kochi is a central govt. establishment, under the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), Ministry of Defence.

DRDO NPOL Recruitment 2020: Important Dates


Date of selection process11.03.2020 and 12.03 2020
Last date to forward application through email (Optional)


Commencement of Apprenticeship Training


Vacancy Details: DRDO NPOL Recruitment 2020

Sr.NoTrade/ DisciplineNo. of Seats
04Draughtsman (Mech)11
05Tool & Die maker01
06Injection Moulding Machine Operator01
07Welder (Gas & Electric)02
08Electronic Mechanic06
11Secretrial Assistant01
12Front Office assistant04

Eligibility Criteria

  • Indian nationals
  • Must have registered as an apprentice at
  • Candidates should be medically fit


Sr.NoTrade/ DisciplineQualification Stiphend pm
01FitterTwo year ITI in Fitter TradeRs.8050/-
02TurnerTwo year ITI in Turner TradeRs.8050/-
03MechanistTwo year ITI in Machinist TradeRs.8050/-
04Draughtsman (Mech)Two year ITI in Draughtsman (Mech) TradeRs.8050/-
05Tool & Die makerThree year ITI in Tool and Die MakerRs.8050/-
06Injection Moulding Machine OperatorOne year ITI in plastic processing sector and in Injection Moulding processRs.7700/-
07Welder (Gas & Electric)One year ITI in Welder TradeRs.7700/-
08Electronic MechanicTwo year ITI in Electronic MechanicRs.8050/-
09ElectricianTwo year ITI in ElectricianRs.8050/-
10COPAOne year ITI in COPARs.7700/-
11Secretrial AssistantOne year ITI in Stenography (English) and Secretarial PracticeRs.7700/-
12Front Office assistantOne year Broad based Basic Training in Hospitality Sector under Centre of excellence Scheme and Advanced module of Centre of Excellence Scheme in Front office ManagementRs.7700/-

Reservation will be applied as per the provisions of the Apprentices Act 1961 and Apprenticeship Rules 1992 as amended from time to time.

Selection Process

  • Applicants for Post no 01 to 07 shall report at the designated centre on 11.03.2020 between 09:00 Am and 09:30 Am
  • Applicants for Post no 08 to 12 shall report at the designated centre on 12.03.2020 between 09:00 Am and 09:30 Am
  • The Selection Proces may include verification of documents, interaction/ Shortlisting

Centre for the Selection process

  • DROMI, NPOL (landmark – Near SBI NPOL Thrikkakara Branch, Kochi)
  • No Pay TA/DA will be paid to the applicants called for any stage of the selection process

How to Apply: DRDO NPOL Recruitment 2020

  • Those want to forward the application (on the prescribed proforma) by email can do so
  • The email ID is training
  • Alternatively, you can bring the duly filled application in person
  • Before coming for the selection process, read the notification and make sure that you are eligible to apply
  • You have to bring the following documents:
  • All original certificates proving your qualification, caste etc., as applicable
  • A recent colour photograph
  • An extra set of self-attested copy of all certificates/testimonials
  • Please note that this is purely a training program for 12months under the Apprentice Act 1961,
  • And there no guarantee of NPOL appointing anyone at the end of the training.