Notification details

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) offers excellent career opportunities to bright, young dynamic persons for the post of Scientist-‘B’ in the specified disciplines and categories. These posts are in the Pay Level 10 as per the Seventh Central Pay Commission plus allowances as applicable. The gross emoluments at the time of joining will be approximately Rs. 87,000/- at Delhi at present.

Total No. of Posts: The total number of vacancies is 150 in various disciplines

SELECTION PROCEDURE: The selection methodology will comprise of following stages:–


  1.  Short-listing based on GATE 2018, GATE 2019, GATE 2020 Score: The short-listing of candidates for Personal Interview will be based on the valid score of GATE 2018, GATE 2019 or GATE 2020, as may be applicable. Short-listing of candidates for Personal Interview will be done in order of merit of valid GATE Scores. In case of a tie, with two or more candidates having same GATE score, then the seniority in the merit will be decided based on the following criteria

    • Candidate having a higher Percentile will be given seniority in merit. The percentile will be calculated by the following formula: 

    Percentile = (Number of Candidates appeared in concerned GATE paper– All India Rank of Candidate in the concerned GATE paper)/ Number of Candidates appeared in concerned GATE paper. 

    • In case of a further tie in Percentile, seniority in merit will be based on age of candidates, with the candidate having earlier date of birth (i.e. elder in age) given higher seniority.
  2. Personal Interview: Only the shortlisted candidates will be called for Personal Interview at New Delhi. The number of candidates to be called for interview will not be higher than 4 times the number of vacancies in the concerned discipline & category. The candidates will be allowed to take part in the Personal Interview process only after the successful completion of the Document Verification process. The date, time and venue of interview will be intimated by e-mail. The same will also be hosted on our website:
  3. Final merit list: Candidates shall be selected discipline wise on the basis of merit as determined by the aggregate marks obtained by giving eighty-five percent (85%) weightage to GATE Score and fifteen percent (15%) weightage to the marks obtained in the interview.

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About BIS

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), a statutory body under the administrative control of Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Govt. of India, is the National Standards Body of India and is responsible for activities in the field of Standardization, Product and System Certification, Hallmarking of Gold/Silver Jewellery, Laboratory Testing etc., in the country. BIS is also responsible for Standardization and Certification at the International level.


Mechanical Engineering  :     48
Electrical Engineering  :     19
Electronics & Communication  :     5
Civil Engineering  :     7
Important Dates
Notification Date  :     02/03/2020
Application Start Date  :     02/03/2020
Application End Date  :     31/03/2020