Dr. Homi Jehangir Bhabha Bhabha put the foundation stone for nuclear energy programme in India by building the Atomic Energy Establishment, Trombay (AEET) in January 1954. After the sad demise of Bhabha in the year 1966, the government of India changed the AEET name to Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC).
The graduate engineers can join the BARC through GATE score card basis. The BARC assigns the post of Technical Officer (TO) / Scientific Officers (C) to the newly appointed engineers after the completion of mandatory training.
As per the official notification the pay scale of the TO-C / SO-C grade is 56100-177500 and this grade also belong the group A or class-I cadre under the government of India. So all candidates appointed in this position will be the Gazetted Officers.
BARC Scientific Officer Salary
After the 7th CPC, the revised entry pay for the Scientist C grade is Rs 56,100/- from the date of appointment in the service. Besides this, they also get the DA, TA, Perk, and allowances as per the rules.
|Post Name||Scientific Officer C/ Technical Officer C|
|Pay Matrix Level||Level-10|
|TA||3,600 – 7,200|
|HRA (If applicable)||4,488 – 13,464|
|PRIS (Only if applicable)||3,366 – 5610|
|Gross Salary||Rs. 66,432 – 85,506|
Hence a newly joined engineering graduate in Bhabha Atomic Research Centre would get the salary of Rs 66,432 per month after the 7th pay commission.
Facility and Other benefits
- Performance Related Incentive System (PRIS)
- Township for BARC employees,
- Children Education Allowance,
- Professional Update Allowance,
- Leave Travel Concession (LTC) for travel in hometown or all India,
- Contributory Health Service Scheme (CHSS) for employees and their dependent family members.
Promotions and Cadre Hierarchy
There are a total of nine number grades of scientist in BARC. A SO or TO get promoted to the next level on promotion and he/she also get additional increments on this change of grade based on the performance towards the organization.
The list of Scientific or Technical Officers levels and corresponding pay scale shown here in the table.
|Post Name||Pay Scale||Pay Matrix Level||Revised Entry Pay|
|SO H / TO H||1,44200-2,18,200||14||1,44,200|
|SO G / TO G||1,31,100-2,16,600||13-A||1,31,100|
|SO F / TO F||1,23,100-2,15,900||13||1,23,100|
|SO E / TO E||78,800-2,09,200||12||78,800|
|SO D / TO D||67,700-2,08,700||11||67,700|
|SO C / TO C||56,100-1,77,500||10||56,100|
Where: SO – Scientific Officer and TO – Technical Officer
Source of Info: BARC Official website