DRDO Syllabus 2018: DRDO has announced the examination dates for CEPTAM-09/STA-B Recruitment. So, in this post, we are sharing DRDO syllabus 2018 PDF and important books for DRDO CEPTAM exam. Computer Based Test (CBT) for CEPTAM09/STA-B Advertisement will be held during 15th – 18th December 2018 (in two shifts). Admit Card will be uploaded by 30th November 2018. They also released the list of candidates who has not shortlisted for this recruitment. DRDO Syllabus 2018

DRDO Syllabus 2018 : Reasoning Aptitude (30 Marks)

Order & Ranking, Distance & Direction, Blood Relation, Analogy, Mathematical Operations, Figure Analogy, Space Orientation, Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figure Classification, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Number Series, Embedded figures, Completion of Series, Calendar & Clock, Problem Solving, Emotional Intelligence, Coding and de-coding, Syllogism, Paper Cutting/Folding, Water Image/Mirror Image

DRDO Syllabus 2018 : English Language (30 Marks)

Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ Detecting Mis -spelt words, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.

DRDO Syllabus 2018 : General Science (30 Marks)

Read about inventions (like telescope, steam engine, etc.) and inventors. Understand the basic concepts of topics like thermodynamics, mechanics (Newton’s laws of motion, projectile, conservation of energy, equations of motion, etc.), gravity, motion, work, pressure, units of measurement, sound, optics (reflection, refraction, total internal reflection, etc.), heat, electronics, magnetism, etc.

In Chemistry, you can expect questions from SI units, chemistry in everyday life, commercial use processes (Ostwald’s process, Haber’s process, etc.), commonly used chemicals like sodium hydroxide and sodium bicarbonate, important catalysts, reactions, commercial application of chemicals (PET, POP), chemical and physical change, definition based questions (reduction, oxidation, etc.).

Binary classification, class, phylum, vaccines, inventions like vaccination and pasteurization, commercial applications of animal and plant derivatives (quinine, penicillin, anti-venom, etc.), cell structures, environment and agriculture, parts of plants and their functions, basics of animal kingdom, parts of human body and their functions, nutrients and deficiency, vectors, parasites, bacteria and viruses, botany, zoology, transmission mechanisms, requirement of nutrients, body systems, functions of organs, diseases, prevention and cure, etc.

DRDO Syllabus 2018 : General Awareness (30 Marks)

History, Geography, Polity, Famous Personalities, Presidents, Prime Ministers, Chief Ministers, Governors, National Symbols, Rivers & Dams, List of Airports, Headquarters of Organization, Biosphere Reserves, Central Government Schemes, First in India, Festivals, Dance, Books & Authors, Historical Monuments, Important Days, States & Capitals, Country & Currency, National Parks, Awards, Biggest, Largest, Longest, Invention & Discoveries, Sports GK, Last 4 Months Current Affairs

DRDO Syllabus 2018 : Quantitative Aptitude (30 Marks)

Number Systems: Computation of Whole Number, Decimal ad Fractions, Relationship between numbers

Fundamental arithmetical operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time and work.

Algebra:  Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations.

Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.

Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base

Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin20 + Cos20=1 etc.

Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart

Important Books for DRDO CEPTAM Entry Test

DRDO CEPTAM Tier-I (VVK Subburaj)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (VVK Subburaj)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Electronics)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Electronics)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Electrical)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Electrical)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Computer Science)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Mechanical)- Click Here
DRDO CEPTAM (Civil)- Click Here
Gateway to DRDO (Upkar)- Click Here


1. 10000+ General Science MCQs- Click Here
2. Kiran’s SSC General Awareness Chapterwise Solved Paper- Click Here
3. Kiran SSC CGL Solved Paper- Click Here
4. Kiran SSC Solved Paper (In Hindi)- Click Here
5. SSC English Previous Year Paper- Click Here
6. English by Neetu Singh- Click Here
7. Objective English SP Bakshi- Click Here
8. Objective General English- Click Here
9. Descriptive English- Click Here
10. General Science (Disha Publication)- Click Here
11. General Science (BK Editorial)- Click Here
12. Lucent General Knowledge- Click Here
13. Lucent Samanya Gyan- Click Here
14. Lucent General Science- Click Here
15. Manorma Year Book 2018- Click Here
16. Manorma Year Book 2018 (Hindi)- Click Here
17. India 2018- Click Here
18. Bharat 2018- Click Here

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