CSIR-CDRI Recruitment 2019: Scientist Vacancies

CSIR- 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 from 10.00 hrs

Last date to apply: 30.09.2019 till 23.59 hrs

Last date of Receipt of physical copy of application at CDRI: 15.10.2019 till 17.30 hrs

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 apply online by visiting the Official Website.

Candidates should have valid a personal E-mail ID and a mobile number. It should be kept active till the recruitment process is fully complete.

The printout of the application has to be sent to the CDRI before 15.10.2019 till

17.30 hrs.


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.


S.No.DesignationUpper Age Limit not exceeding (as on last date )
1Scientist32 years
2Senior Scientist37 years
3Principal Scientist45 years

Upper Age limit is relaxable by:

3 years for OBC (Non Creamy Layer).

5 years for SC/ST candidates.


General/OBC candidates:

SC/ST/PwD 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

S.No.DesignationPay LevelBasicEmoluments
1Scientist11Rs. 67,700/-Rs. 94,720/-
2Senior Scientist12Rs.78,800/Rs. 1,08,928/-
3Principal Scientist13Rs.1,18,500/-Rs. 1,59,744/-

Official Link

Official Website

Official Notification



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