Interaction with Other Labs


The selection of candidates for direct recruitment to all DRTC and Admin & Allied category of Non-Gazetted Personnel in DRDO is through Centre for Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM).
All the laboratories / establishments under DRDO report the vacancies to CEPTAM. CEPTAM conducts DRDO Entry Test at different cities in collaboration with the help of DRDO officials of other laboratories deputed in respective examination cities. CEPTAM also conducts Trade Test in different laboratories for DRTC and Admin & allied category (Wherever applicable).  After declaration of final results, CEPTAM nominates candidates to different Laboratories / Establishments.


Every year Assessment of DRTC Personnel of all laboratories/ establishments of DRDO is centrally organized by CEPTAM. Assessment boards are conducted at various centres throughout DRDO. Results are declared on 31 August of every year regularly. APAR Management of Group ‘A’ & ‘B’ DRTC personnel   is looked after by CEPTAM. CEPTAM is managing Dossier and seniority roll of all Group ‘A’ and ‘B’ employees of DRTC cadre of DRDO. Seniority list is prepared and disseminated to all Labs/ Estt every year. APAR forms for all DRDO Labs/ Estt. are centrally printed and distributed  to all Labs/ Estt of DRDO by CEPTAM. APAR forms completed in all respect are forwarded to CEPTAM for its record and dossier management.


CEPTAM was entrusted with the responsibility of facilitating the implementation of the DRDO Training Policy for DRTC and Admin & Allied personnel. CEPTAM has a wide range of training Institutes and faculty. Every year more than 50-60 courses are organized at various institutes to impart training to DRTC, Admin & Allied cadre personnel. Various mandatory training programmes like induction, orientation and refresher courses are organized along with specialized technical, techno-managerial and skill development/upgradation   training programmes as part of the corporate HR development.


The Training Division of CEPTAM has a rich resource of experienced and competent faculty both from DRDO as well as outside experts in various fields.


All the training Institutes where trainings are conducted have high class infrastructure facilities and have a rich reservoir of training material for distribution to its participants. The Training Courses are being conducted at in-house centres like DRDO TI Jodhpur, TTC Bengaluru, ITM Mussoorie, RCI Hyderabad & other DRDO Labs. Training programmes are also being organized at other reputed training institutes/organization (Government as well as private).