Ordnance Factory Recruitment 2020 number of vacancies is approx. 6060 including 3847 ITI and 2219 Non-ITI

Ordnance Factory Recruitment 2020

Online applications are invited from Indian citizens for engagement of 56th Batch (for Non-ITI & ITI candidates) of Trade Apprentices under the Apprentices Act 1961 and amendments thereof in Ordnance & Ordnance Equipment Factories located in different States across India. The number of vacancies is approx. 6060 including 3847 ITI and 2219 Non-ITI, as part of OFB’s Skill India Mission.

Online Application Starting Date

10th January 2020

Last Date

09th February 2020

The details of the qualification, age limit, fee etc. are available on the website  www.ofb.gov.in. Candidates must apply online through the website. The closing date for submission of online application is up to 09/02/2020 (till 11:59 P.M.) after which the link will be disabled. Applications received through any other mode would not be accepted.

State Wise Vacancy Details:

State Gen OBC SC ST Total
Uttar Pradesh 610 314 223 16 1163
MadhyaPradesh 228 76 77 109 590
Uttarakhand 153 30 41 4 228
Telangana 278 118 28 14 438
Chandigarh 26 13 07 0 46
Maharashtra 1107 430 172 151 1860
West Bengal 308 125 124 26 583
Tamil Nadu 578 287 205 19 1089
Orissa 40 03 04 16 63



Between 15 to 24 years as on 09.02.2020, Relaxation in Upper age limit is permitted as under:

Sl No Category Age Relaxation on Age Limit
A) For SC/ST Candidates 05 (Five) years
B) For OBC candidates 03 (Three) years
C) For Physically Handicapped (PH) /

Physically Challenged (PC) or

Differently Abled Candidates

Additional 10 (Ten) years

UR : 10 Years
OBC(Non-Creamy Layer): 13 Years SC/ST: 15 Years

D) For ITI Candidates The upper age limit is further relaxed by the period of training already undergone as per the normal duration of NCVT/SCVT, in the relevant trade.


ELIGIBILITY ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION: As on date of notification i.e. 31/12/2019

A. For Non-ITI


Should have Passed Madhyamik (class X std or equivalent) as on date of

notification for applying with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and with

40% marks in Mathematics and Science each.

B. For ITI


Should have passed relevant trade test from any institute recognized by

NCVT or SCVT or any other authority specified through Gazette notification of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship/Ministry of Labour and Employment with duration as per the Apprentice Act 1961 plus passed Madhyamik / Class X std or equivalent (Minimum 50% aggregate marks both in Matriculate / Class X std and ITI). The relevant trade to be considered will be strictly on the basis of Schedule I of Apprentice Act 1961 (and amendments thereof).


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