SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020-Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus, Admit Card

SSC has released the notification regarding Scientific assistants recruitment 2020  for India Meteorological Department. The online test will be conducted in the month of November 2019.

Scientific assistant is a very lucrative and prestigious post in the Indian Metrological Department.

If you are also appearing for the same then you are at the right place as we have provided all the details regarding the SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020 like eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, salary etc.

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020 – Important Dates

Here are the important dates regarding SSC scientific assistamnt recruitment  2020.

Release of official notification3rd week of July 2019
Filling of application form3rd week of July 2019
Last date to submit the application form 2nd week of August 2019
Exam date ( Online )Last week of November 2019
Release of answer key 1st week of December 2019
Written Exam Result 13th Feb 2020
Verification of documents July or August 2020
Final Results Last week of October 2020

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020-Eligibility Criteria

All the candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria before applying for the Scientific Recruitment 2020.

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020-Eligibility Criteria

1. Nationality

  • An applicant must be a citizen of India or a subject of Bhutan or Nepal
  • An applicant who is a Tibetan Refugee who came to India before January 1, 1964, with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • A person of  Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries Of Kenya, Uganda, The United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India are also eligible to apply.

2. Age Limit

The maximum age limit to apply for  Scientific Assistant Recruitment should not exceed 30 years as on August 4, 2019. However, age relaxation is provided to the candidates belonging to the following caste.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST5 Years
OBC3 Years
Physically Handicapped 10 Years
Physically Handicapped+ OBC13 Years
Physically Handicapped + SC/ST15 Years 
Ex-serviceman ( General )3 Years
Ex-serviceman ( OBC )6 Years
Ex-serviceman ( SC & ST )8 Years
Domiciled Residents of Jammu and Kashmir8 Years 

3. Educational Qualifications

  • A candidate must have a Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 60% marks in science ( with physics as one of the subject ) / computer science / Information Technology / Computer applications or diploma in electronics and telecommunications from a recognised university or equivalent.
  • Must have cleared  10+2 examination from a recognised board or equivalent in science with physics and mathematics as compulsory subjects

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Application Form

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Application Form

The filling of the application form process begins at least 3-4 month before the examination. The application form will be filled through online mode. Candidates can follow the given steps to successfully fill in the online application form.

1. Firstly visit the official website of SSC

2. Click on the “ Apply Button “ and then go to “ Application Form “.

3. After that click on the link  “ New Registration “

4. Fill in the essential details like your of birth, father’s name, mother’s name etc.

5. This was part 1 of the registration process, in the next step click on “ Register Now “ for Part 2.

6. In part 2 you have to upload the scanned copies of the passport size photograph and signature.

7. In the next step, you have to pay the application fees through the various available payment modes.

8. Click on the “submit button” to complete the registration process.

9. Take a print out of the application form and keep it with yourself for future references.

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Exam Pattern

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Exam Pattern

Here is the complete exam pattern of the SSC scientific assistant recruitment 2020.

PartSubjectNumber Of
Duration Of
Part 1 Objective TypeEnglish
Language and
25 Questions

25 Questions

Intelligence and Reasoning 
25 Questions

25 Questions
Part 2-
science and
100 Questions

2 Hours

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020 – Syllabus

 Below is the complete syllabus of SSC Scientific recruitment 2020 which you need to keep in mind.

  • Optics
  • Thermal physics, radiation and sound
  • Operating systems
  • Digital electronics
  • Database Management Systems
  • I/O System
  • Introduction of digital communication

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Admit Card

SSC Scientific Assistant Recruitment 2020- Admit Card

Admit card is the most important document that needs to be carried in the examination centre. Here are the steps that you can follow to successfully download the admit card/hall ticket.

1. Firstly visit the official website in order to download the admit card.

2. Log in with your credentials

3. Click on the link “ Download Admit Card”

4. The admit card will appear on the screen

5. Download and print the admit card and keep it for your future references.