How many space centres located in India?

Location AND Space Centre

New Delhi - DOS branch secretariat, ISRO branch office, Delhi earth station

Dehradun - Indian Institute of remote sensing, Northern RRSC-Regional Remote Sensing Centre

Lucknow - ISTRAC ground station

Shillong - North eastern space application centre

Kharagpur - Eastern RRSC-Regional Remote Sensing Centre

Hyderabad - NRSA or NRSC – national remote sensing agency /centre

Tirupati - NMRF-National Atmospheric Research Laboratory

Sriharikota - Satish Dhawan Space Centre

Port Blair - Down range station

Kerala - ALUVA – Ammonium perchlorate experiment plant

Mahendra Giri - Liquid Propulsion Test Facilities, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre

Thiruvananthapuram - Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre, ISRO Interial Systems Unit

Hassan - INSAT master control facility


Space commission


INSAT programme office

NNRMS secretariat- National Natural Resources Management System

ANTRIX corporation

ISTRAC-ISRO Telemetry Tracking and Command Network

ISRO satellite centre

Liquid propulsion systems centre


ISRO Liaison office


Central RRSC-Regional Remote Sensing Centre

Mount Abu

Infrared Observatory


Space Application Centre

Physical Research Laboratory

Development & educational communication unit


Western RRSC-Regional Remote Sensing Centre


Solar Observatory


Remote Sensing Centre


staff nurse jobs in ISRO and procedure

Staff nurse jobs in ISRO!  Sound exciting right! Before we enter into details about staff nurse position, let us give you overview about job salary, eligibility and how to apply for position.

Every year ISRO recruit staff nurses, you need to ready to grab beautiful opportunity to work as staff nurses in space organization.

About Space Centre:

In India, we have numerous space centre where thousands of engineers working and staying along with their families. Obviously, there should be hospital needed to take care of employees working in ISRO. Every centre has hospitals, so nurses have numerous opportunities to join as staff nurse in ISRO organization. 

Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) is the lead Centre of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) under the Department of Space (DOS), Government of India. 

Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR is a lead Centre of Indian Space Research Organisation situated at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.


SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota has 54 bedded multi-specialty hospital with dedicated Lab, Radiology Department, which is going to be upgraded, TMT, ECHO, Endoscopy, Telemedicine etc., requires dynamic and committed medical professional to support the medical requirement of ISRO employees and dependants stationed at SDSC SHAR.

What is the salary for Staff Nurse working in ISRO?

Salary for staff nurse depends on rank or designation of staff nurse.

Designation: Nurse – B, Nurse – C, Sr. Nurse – B and Nursing Superintendent.


NURSE – B:  Rs. 9300-34800 + 4600

Nurse – C: Rs. 9300-34800 + 4800

Senior Nurse – B: Rs. 15600-39100 + 5400

Nursing Superintendent: Rs. 15600-39100 + 6600

What is the advantage of working in ISRO?

Nurse ‘B’ posts fall under Scientific & Technical category. In respect of Scientific & Technical posts, the Organization has a progressive HRD policy and provides an excellent growth potential for the right individual through its periodical Merit Based Performance Review system (called Merit Promotion Scheme) delinked from availability of higher post, by which the staff can be evaluated for the advancement of their career in the Organization.


How Staff Nurse will be promoted in ISRO?

Promotion from Nurse – B to Nurse C. The minimum residency period should be Nurse B + 3 years.

Promotion from Nurse – C to Senior Nurse – B. The minimum residency period should be Nurse C + 6 years.


Senior Nurse – B to Nursing Superintendent. The minimum residency period should be Senior Nurse –B + 6 years.


This promotion norm is for nurses category recruited with SSLC + Diploma in Nursing.


What is the qualification for nurses to join as Nurse – B position?

Nurses should have SSLC/SSC + Diploma of three years duration in Nursing recognized by state/central government (nursing qualification should be registered with respective state nursing councils).


Nature of work

Candidates applying to the post of Nurse ‘B’ are expected to attend to general duties including shift/emergency duties.

Selection Process:

The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and possession of the same does not automatically make the candidates eligible to be called for Written Test and skill test. There will be an initial screening, based on the academic performance and other parameters given in the on-line applications and only those screened-in candidates will be called for written test. Those who qualify in the written test will have to appear for Skill test.

The final selection will be done amongst qualified candidates, purely based on scores obtained by them in the written test. From amongst the candidates who qualify in the skill test, with minimum 60% marks, empanelment shall be done in the order of marks obtained in the written test. Skill test, wherever prescribed will be purely on ‘go-no-go’ basis and marks obtained in the skill test shall not considered for selection. In case of a tie in written test scores, the academic scores of the notified qualification shall be the tie breaker. Shortlisted candidates for written test/skill test can download the call letter from our website.

Candidates will have to produce proof of the details furnished in their applications submitted on-line as and when called for.

Candidates called for Skill test will have to produce all relevant original documents, including No Objection Certificate, if employed already, in proof of details furnished in their applications submitted on-line, at the time of Skill test. If any information furnished in on-line application is found to be wrong or false, the candidate will not be allowed for Skill test and TA will not be paid.


At present the place of posting is SDSC SHAR, Sriharikota, but the selected candidates are liable to be posted in any of the Centres/Units of the Indian Space Research Organisation/Department of Space situated in India as and when required.



Application for staff nurse position is to be made through online.

The candidates should ensure while applying that they fulfill the eligibility criteria and other requirements and that the particulars furnished by them are correct in all respects. In case it is detected at any stage of recruitment process that the candidate does not fulfill the eligibility criteria and/or does not comply with other requirements and/or he/she has furnished any incorrect/false information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his/her candidature is liable to be rejected.

Where to find job openings and applying through online?