The Indian Ordnance Factories organisation - a family of 41 Ordnance Factories under the aegis of its corporate headquarters Ordnance Factory Board, Kolkata - possesses the unique distinction of over 200 years experience in defence production. We are engaged in production, testing, logistics, research, development and marketing of a comprehensive product range in the area of land, sea and air systems.

The patronage we receive both in India and abroad speak of our quality of products and services. Undoubtedly, we are the force behind armed forces.

Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre on behalf of all Ordnance Factories invites online applications from eligible citizens of India for engagement of 56th Batch of Trade Apprentices in different trades for approx. 6060 vacancies as part of OFB’s Skill India Mission.



Step 1 Please read the complete advertisement carefully. Click on the Advertisement link given on top menu of website.
Step 2 Fill in the Application Form with basic details.
Step 3 Verify your mobile number by entering the OTP received on mobile.
Step 4 Verify your email id by entering OTP received on email.
Step 5 You will receive SMS for the Login ID and password in your mobile. Now you are successfully registered.

Registered Candidates Apply


Step 1 Sign-in with your Login ID and Password.
Step 2 Fill the application form with education detail and choose the factory/trade option carefully.
Step 3 Pay the Fee of ₹100 online if applicable (other than SC/ST/Female/Transgender/PH catgories).
Step 4 upload soft copies of your photo, left thumb impression, signature and relevant supporting documents.
Step 5 Verify and confirm that all data entered is correct, before Final Submission.
Step 6 The soft copy of filled application form will be sent on your registered email id. You need not print the Application Form.
Please Note After final submission of Application form, modification in any data entered by the candidate shall not be allowed.