OCES trainees as well as DGFS fellows are paid a stipend of Rs.20,000/- per month during the period of their training and a one-time book allowance of Rs.5,000/-.
Boarding and Lodging in DAE/institute Hostel/Guest House is mandatory.
Once you join as an Officer, besides receiving an attractive pay package in Pay Band-3, additional increments based on the performance during the OCES Program are also granted for the OCES and the DGFS fellows getting three or four increments depending on their performance in M.Tech. and four month Orientation Course. An excellent quality of life is provided by the Department’s working environment and residential, educational and recreational facilities in the townships.
The following Pay / Allowances would be applicable to :-
- Pay in Pay Band - Rs 15,600 Per Month (The officer will be placed in PB 3 - 15600-39100)
- Grade Pay :- Rs 5400 PM
- Dearness Allowances as applicable
- House Rent Allowance @30%, 20% and 10% as applicable as per rules
- Transport Allowance :- Rs 3200 + DA (A1 & A2 cities) / 1600 + DA ( Other cities)
In addition to the above, the Performance Related Incentive System (PRIS), a variable component of the pay, may also be admissible.
Other Allowances are also payable such as Children Education Allowance, Professional Update Allowance and Leave Travel Concession (LTC).
A comprehensive Contributory Health Service Scheme (CHSS) for employees and their dependent family members is also available at all DAE Units.