BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Recruitment 2022 Check Vacancy, Eligibility Criteria & Syllabus

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BIS Technical Assistant Selection List has been released, this is with reference to the 2020 cycle. BIS has released the official notification for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Recruitment 2022. The vacancy have been released under different disciplines, which include Mechanical, Chemical, and Microbiology. Candidates who are eligible can check the eligibility criteria, syllabus, and exam pattern by reading this article.

  • A total of 47 vacancies had been released for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Recruitment 2022.
  • The application process started on the 19th of April 2022 and the last date to apply was the 9th of May 2022.
  • The upper age limit to apply for the post was 30 years.
  • The minimum educational qualification was a diploma or bachelor's degree in the relevant discipline.

For more details regarding eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, and more, candidates are advised to read the full article. 

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Recruitment 2022 Vacancy Overview

Name of Organization/Exam Conducting Body

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)

Official Website

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)

Total No. of Vacancy


Exam Name

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Exam 2022

Commencement Date


Last Date to Apply


Admit Card download

10 days before the date of exam

Exam Date

3rd September 2022

Mode of Exam


Language of Exam

Bilingual i.e.English and Hindi except for the test of English Language

Marking Scheme

Total 150 questions of 150 marks

Download the PDF of Official Notification for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022

BIS Technical Assistant Updates

8th September 2022: BIS Technical Assistant Select List 2020 Out!

The Bureau of India Standards has released BIS Technical Assistant Selection List 2020. The final stage of selection process i.e skill test was held on 28th July 2022. Below is the direct link to download the select list.

Direct Link to Check BIS Technical Assistant Select List

Vacancy Details for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022

A total of 47 vacancies has been released for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022. The vacancies have been released under three disciplines. The division of vacancies among different categories and disciplines can be referred from the table below.

































How to Apply for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022

Candidates can follow these steps to apply online for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Recruitment process-

Step 1 – Enter the BIS official website in the search engine.

Step 2 – Click on the link provided for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) application process

Step 3– Click the APPLY ONLINE tab and proceed with the registration process.

Step 4– Select the NEW REGISTRATION option and fill in the required details.

Step 5– Submit the registration form by verifying all the details you provide.

Step 6– Proceed to make the payment by clicking on the PAY NOW tab.

Step 7– Upload your passport size photograph, signature, and relevant documents.

Step 8– Note down your registration no. and take the printout of your application form.

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BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Application Fee

The application fee to apply for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022 is as follows

  • Rs. 500/- for unreserved category.
  • No fee is required to be paid by SCs/STs/PWDs/ Women, Ex-serviceman, and BIS serving employees

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Selection Process

The selection process for the post of BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) shall consist of two stages.

  • Online test, which will be a computer-based test
  • practical/ skill-based test.

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Eligibility Criteria 2022

All the candidates should have the minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022. Those who will not meet the minimum eligibility criteria would not be allowed to apply for this post and their application shall be rejected. The eligibility criteria for different disciplines are given under




For Mechanical

  • Three years diploma in Mechanical with a minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST).

For Chemical

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science (with Chemistry as one of the main subjects) with a minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST).

For Microbiology

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science (with Microbiology as one of the main subjects) with a minimum of 60%marks (50% in case of SC/ST).


Should not be more than 30 years



BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Age Relaxation

The maximum age criteria for BISTechnical Assistant (Laboratory) is 30 years, no minimum age limit is prescribed. However, there are certain relaxations provided in the upper age limit to the candidates belonging to ST/SC/PH/OBC and another additional category. 




5 years


3 years


10 years


13 years

PwD (SC/ ST)

15 years

Ex-Servicemen (UR/EWS)

03 years to be calculated after deducting the military service from the age as on the last date of the submission of the application form.

Ex-Servicemen (OBC)

06 (3+3) years to be calculated after deducting the military service from the age as on the last date of the submission of the application form.

Ex-Servicemen (ST/SC)

08 (3+5) years to be calculated after deducting the military service from the age as on the last date of the submission of the application form.

Disabled Defence Personnel

03 years

(Maximum 45 years)

Disabled Defence Personnel (ST/SC)

08 years

(Maximum 50 years)

Widows, Women who have got divorced, judicially separated women and who have not

remarried (UR/EWS)

35 years

Widows, Women who have got divorced, judicially separated women and who have not

remarried (SC/ST).

40 years

BIS employees [Serving only]

Upto 50 years

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Syllabus 2022

The BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) exam consists of 4 papers, which includes a paper on General Awareness, Reasoning, English Language, and Technical Knowledge of concerned disciplines. Candidates can check the syllabus for individual papers below.



General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analogies
  • Similarities
  • Differences
  • space visualization
  • problem-solving
  • analysis
  • judgment
  • decision making
  • visual memory
  • discrimination
  • observation
  • relationship
  • concepts
  • arithmetical reasoning
  • verbal and figure classification
  • arithmetical number series etc

General Awareness

  • General awareness related to the day-to-day environment
  • Current events
  • History
  • Constitution
  • Sports
  • Art & Culture
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Everyday Science
  • Scientific Research
  • National/ International Organizations etc

English Language

  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms and their correct usage, etc

Technical/ Professional Knowledge

  • Technical Knowledge of concerned discipline (Mechanical, Chemical, Microbiology).
  • basics of Auto CAD, Engineering drawing, and CAD in the disciplines of Civil/Mechanical/Electrical.
  • common syllabus of ITI & relevant trade.

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Exam Pattern 2022

The BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) exam consists of four papers, which include General Awareness, General Intelligence & Reasoning, English Language, and Technical/ Professional Knowledge. There will be a total of 150 questions asked from these four papers and the total marks would be 150 marks. 1 mark will be given for each correct answer. There shall be a penalty of 0.25 for each wrong answer.


Total No Of Questions

Total Marks


General Intelligence & Reasoning



40 minutes

General Awareness



20 minutes

English Language



20 minutes

Technical/ Professional Knowledge



40 minutes




120 minutes

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Exam Date 2022

According to the official notification released by the BIS for the recruitment of BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory), the exam will be conducted on 3rd September 2022. Check out the below table to know the important events and dates of the examination.



Application Start Date

19th April 2022

Last Date to Apply

9th May 2022

Admit Card Release Date

To be announced

Exam Date

To be announced

Result Date

To be announced

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Admit Card

As per the official notification for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) recruitment, the authority has mentioned that the admit card for the exam shall be released 10 days before the exam. The admit card is an important document. All the candidates appearing for the exam shall have to take their admit card to the exam center, without which they shall not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It contains the candidate's name, Roll no., exam center address, and the date and time of the exam. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website.

Step 1– Visit the official website of BIS.

Step 2– On the main page go to the recent announcement section.

Step 3– Click on the download admit card link provided there and you will be directed to the login page.

Step 4– Enter the registration no. and your date of birth.

Step 5– click on the login button and you can now see the admit card.

Step 6– Take the printout of the admit card and preserve it till the date of your exam.

Salary Details for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022

The BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) is a central government job and hence there is no doubt that the salary and allowance provided for the post of BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) are among the best salary packages provided to the central government employees.

Post Name

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory)

Salary (Pay Scale)

Level-6 (35400-112400


  • House Rent
  • Transport Allowance
  • Dearness Allowance

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Cut Off

Candidates appearing for the exam should know what the cut off exactly means. The cut-off is the minimum qualifying marks that the candidate should score in the exam to be called for the next stage of the selection process. For the post of BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory), candidates will have to score at least 50% in the concerned discipline and also 50% in aggregate out of the total marks in an online test. Only those candidates who have secured the abovementioned minimum qualifying marks shall be considered for the next round of the selection process which is the skill test. The cut-off for the relevant post can be checked through the following steps-

Step 1– Go to the official website of BIS

Step 2– Click on the cut-off link provided for the concerned post.

Step 3- After clicking on the link, the cut-off for the individual category will be displayed on your screen.

Step 4– Download the cut-off for future reference.

How to Prepare for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) 2022

As the exam will happen somewhere around the month of June, very less time is left for the candidates to prepare for the exam.The following tips can be useful for the candidates preparing for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) exam 2022.

  • When there is less time left to prepare for the exam, a roadmap for the preparation becomes important. Make a roadmap and set a time in which you will have to complete the particular subject.
  • Start practicing questions of reasoning and English as soon as possible. Only practice will make you master that paper. 
  • Revise and re-revise all the important topics related to the discipline you have applied for. Focus on the topics that were in the syllabus during the bachelor's degree.
  • Do not forget to refer to the previous year's questions paper. You will get to know about the exam pattern and the structure of the questions.

Recommended Books for BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) exam 2022

Referring to the books that has covered all the syllabus not only helps in preparing for the exam in a better way but also in less time. Important books for each paper are-


Books & Authors

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analytical Reasoning by M.K Pandey
  • A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal

General Awareness

  • Advanced Objective General Knowledge by R.S Aggarwal
  • Lucent’s General Knowledge by Lucent Publication

English Language

  • English Grammar and Composition by S.C Gupta
  • Comprehensive English by S.P Bakshi

Technical/ Professional Knowledge

  • Engineering Mechanics- New Age International by S S Bhavikatti.
  • Introduction To Chemical Equipment Design Mechanical Aspects by Bhattacharyya
  • Brock Biology of Microorganisms, 14th Edition

BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) Result 2022

The bis has not announced the exact date for the release of the result for the BIS Technical Assistant (Laboratory) exam. It can be expected that the result may be out after 10 to 15 days of the exam. All the candidates who will qualify by scoring the minimum qualifying marks set up by the authority will find their names in the result that will be released by the authority. The result will contain the name of the candidate, roll number, marks scored by them, and a declaration of whether they have qualified for the next stage or not. The result can be downloaded as mentioned below-

Step 1– Go to the main page by visiting the official website.

Step 2– Look for the new announcement section and search for the result link for the concerned post.

Step 3– Click on that link and the login page will open.

Step 4– Enter your registration no. or roll no. and date of birth.

Step 5– Click on the submit button and then you can see your result.

Step 6– Candidates can download the result or can take a screenshot for future reference.

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