CDRI Recruitment 2019: Scientist Vacancies

Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates to the posts of Scientists. Please find detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Commencement of online Registration: 16.08.2019

Last date to apply: 30.09.2019

Last date of Receipt of physical copy of application at CDRI: 15.10.2019

About Vacancies

1Scientist09 [UR-3; SC-1; ST-1; OBC-1; EWS-1; PwD-2 (backlog)]
2Senior Scientist08 UR/Lateral Entry
3Principal Scientist1 UR/Lateral Entry

How to Apply

Eligible candidates must ensure that they possess the necessary qualifications and fulfil all the required criteria before applying for the posts.

Interested candidates need to fill the online application by visiting the Official Website.

The duly filled in application form has to be sent to the following address:

“ The Director,

CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute,

Sector 10, Jankipuram Extension,

Sitapur Road,

Lucknow – 2260031,

Uttar Pradesh,


Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility.


Scientist: 32 years

Senior Scientist: 37 years

Principal Scientist: 45 years

Upper Age limit is relaxable by:

3 years for OBC (Non Creamy Layer).

5 years for SC/ST candidates.

Persons with Disabilities Candidates:

  • By 10 years for General
  • By 13 years for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)
  • By 15 years for SC/ST


General/OBC candidates: Rs 100

SC/ST/PwD/Women candidates: Nil

The fee has to be paid online through credit card/debit card, Net Banking and other such modes available.

Other Information

Pay Scale

Scientist: Rs. 94,720/-

Senior Scientist: Rs. 1,08,928/-

Principal Scientist: Rs. 1,59,744/-

Official Link

Official Website

Official Notification



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