Apart from inducting Scientists 'B' (Entry Level), DRDO has following schemes for inducting Scientists 'C' and above (upto Scientist 'G') based on number of years of experience:
- Lateral Recruitment for Scientist 'C' and above as per requirement of the Labs.(Through Advertisement)
- Talent Search Scheme ( NRIs) for Scientist 'C' and above subject to suitability in DRDO Labs.
- Registration of Students with Scholastic Aptitudes (ROSSA) for Scientist 'C' in subjects of relevance to DRDO Labs.(Through Advertisement)