SSC Scientific Assistant IMD 2022

SSC Scientific Assistant IMD Online Form 2022 for 990 Post has been released on 30.09.2022. In this post, we have discussed all the points related to IMD examination 2022.

SSC Scientific Assistant IMD 2022


Important Dates

Dates for submission of online applications30-09-2022 to 18-10-2022
Last date and time for receipt of online applications18-10-2022 (23:00)
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan19-10-2022 (23:00)
Last date and time for making online fee payment20-10-2022 (23:00)
Last date for payment through Challan (during
working hours of Bank)
Date of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’
including online payment.
25-10-2022 ( upto 23:00)
Tentative Schedule of Computer Based
Examination (CBE)
December, 2022


Total Vacancies: About 990.

Age limit (As on closing date 18-10-2022):

CategoryAge-relaxation permissible
beyond upper age limit
1SC/ST5 years
2OBC3 years
3PwBD (Unreserved)10 years
4PwBD (OBC)13 years
5PwBD (SC/ST)15 years

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Essential Educational Qualifications

The candidates who have appeared in their final year of their graduation can also apply, however they must possess Essential qualifications on or before the cut-off date i.e.18-10-2022.

Bachelor’s Degree in Science (with Physics as one of the subjects)/Computer Science/Information technology/Computer Applications


Diploma in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from a recognized Institution/University or equivalent.

NOTE-I: The qualifying Degree or Diploma referred above should be in First Class (60% marks) or 6.75 CGPA on a 10 point scale.
NOTE-II: The qualifying Degree or Diploma referred above must be of three (3) years duration after (10+2) examination.
NOTE-III: The applicant must have passed 10+2 Examination from a Recognized Board or equivalent in Science with Physics and Mathematics as core subjects.

PapersSubjectNo. of questionsDuration & Timings
Part-I Computer based Examination(i)General Intelligence & Reasoning25
(ii)Quantitative Aptitude25120 Minutes(Total)
(iii)English language & Comprehension25
(iv)General Awareness25
Part-IIPhysics / Computer Science & Information Technology,
Electronics & Telecommunication

How to apply:

Applications must be submitted only in online mode at the website of SSC Headquarters i.e.

Application Fee

  • General / OBC / EWS : 100/-
  • SC / ST : 0/- (Nil)
  • All Category Female : 0/- (Exempted)
  • Pay the Exam Fee Through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking or E Challan Offline Fee Mode Only

See the video to get more insights about the nature of the job, posting location and salary.
What is the grade pay of a scientific assistant in IMD?

Grade pay for a scientific assistant is 4200 in level 6 of the 7th CPC. The gross salary of a Scientific Assistant IMD as per the 7th pay commission is around 50 thousand.

How many vacancies are there for a scientific assistant?

There are around 990 vacancies for a scientific assistant as per the notification released.

Is there any reservation for the Ex-Servicemen category in scientific assistant ?

The post of Scientific Assistant being a Group ‘B’ post, there is no reservation for Ex-Servicemen category. However, benefit of age-relaxation will be admissible to Ex-Serviceman candidates, as per extant Govt. Orders.

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