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Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) is a Navratna Defence PSU under the administrative control of the Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence. The company was established in 1954 under the Ministry of Defence. It has nine units across India. BEL has core competencies in the Defence sector in areas of Radars & Weapon Systems, Sonars, Communication, EWS, Electro-Optics and Tank Electronics. In Non-Defence sector, BEL's product range includes EVMs, Tablet PCs, ICs, Hybrid Microcircuits, Semiconductor devices, solar cells etc.

BEL has set up R&D facilities in all nine Units to achieve self-reliance. Company has made a 3 year R and D Plan identifying future programs & various technologies, knowledge Management Portal etc. On an average 10 new Products are introduced annually. BEL spends around 8 percent of its turnover on R&D. 

In addition, new products and technologies including software-defined radios, next-generation bulk encryptor and high data tactical radio were also on show. Airborne products displayed included radar fingerprinting system, data link, digital flight control computer and identification friend or foe. Also on display was the complete range of optoelectronic equipment, including night vision devices, digital handheld compass and an advanced land navigation system.

BEL is the lead integrator of Akash, the Indian-made guided missile air defence weapon system. Another major system is weapon locating radar, the state-of-the-art passive, phased array radar which has undergone successful user trials by the Indian defence forces.

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) News

BEL is looking to hire Director (Finance); apply before March 31

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has posted a job vacancy for the engagement of Director (Finance). Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the job before March 31....

Bhanu Prakash Srivastava set to be next Director (Other Units) of BEL

Bhanu Prakash Srivastava, who is currently serving as General Manager, has been recommended for the post of Director (Other Units) of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)....

BEL announces appointment of five Independent Directors on its Board

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has announced the appointment of five Independent Director on its Board with effect from December 28....

BEL’s Armoured Engineer Reconnaissance Vehicle (AERV) inducted into Indian Army

The first batch of next-generation Armoured Engineer Reconnaissance Vehicles (AERV), indigenously designed and developed by DRDO and manufactured by BEL has been formally inducted into the Indian Army....

BEL’s CFO Dinesh Kumar Batra wins CII’s CFO of the Year Award

Bharat Electronics Limited's (BEL) Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Dinesh Kumar Batra has bagged the CII's CFO of the Year Award 2021....

HAL signs Rs 2,400 cr contract with BEL for Tejas MK1A program

HAL signed a contract with BEL for the development and supply of 20 types of systems for the LCA Tejas Mk1A program on Thursday....

Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav: Rajnath Singh inaugurates 7-days exhibitions of BEL

The Union Defence Rajnath Singh, on Monday virtually inaugurated ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav,’ a seven-day exhibition at 75 locations pan India, including nine Units of BEL....

BEL to host exhibitions pan India to celebrate 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav'

As part of the 'Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav,' BEL is organising a seven-day exhibition at its nine Units spread across India, showcasing its capabilities in both defence and non-defence segments from December 13-19....

BEL posts job vacancy for Director (R&D); apply before Feb 10

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has posted a job vacancy for the engagement of Director (Research & Development). Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the job before February 10....

BEL CFO Dinesh Batra wins Corporate Governance Professional of the Year Award

Bharat Electronics Limited's (BEL) Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Dinesh Kumar Batra has bagged the Greentech Corporate Governance Professional of the Year Award 2021....

BEL to celebrate 66th Karnataka Rajyothsava

The Bengaluru Complex of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) will celebrate the 66th Karnataka Rajyothsava on November 27....

BEL to develop smart drone delivery mailboxes for this foreign firm; details here

DRONEDEK Corporation has entered into a formal agreement with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) to design, develop and produce DRONEDEK smart mailbox units for worldwide distribution....

BEL signs contract with Airbus for C295 aircraft programme

Airbus Defence & Space has signed a contract with BEL for the manufacture and supply of Radar Warning Receiver (RWR) and Missile Approach Warning System (MAWS)....

Defence Acquisition Council approves proposals worth Rs 7,965 crore

In the meeting held on Tuesday the Defence Acquisition Council has approved proposals worth Rs 7,965 crore for Armed Forces modernisation under ‘Make in India’....

BEL registers a growth of 54% in net profit during Q2 of FY'22

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has achieved a turnover of Rs 3,622.42 crore, registering a growth of 14.45 percent during the 2nd quarter (Q2) of FY 2021-22....

BEL pays final dividend of Rs 149.52 crore to the Govt for FY 2020-21

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has paid a total dividend of 400 percent on its paid-up capital to the government for Financial Year 2020-21....

BEL bags Rajbhasha Kirti Award for consecutive year

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has been conferred the prestigious ‘Rajbhasha Kirti’ Award (Second Prize) under PSU category (C Region) for the second consecutive year....

BEL to supply naval anti drone system to the Indian Navy

The Indian Navy has signed a contract with Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) for the supply of the first indigenous, comprehensive Naval Anti Drone System (NADS) with both hard kill and soft kill capabilities....

Defence Minister inaugurates BEL's Transducer Production Facility

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday inaugurated the Transducer Production Facility established at Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)’s Bangalore Complex....

BEL announces no of vacancies for Trainee Engineer & Project Engineer posts; click for details

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has announced a total of 511 vacancies for Trainee Engineer & Project Engineer posts. Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the job before August 15....

Bharat Electronics wins 3 Governance Now PSU Awards

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has received three Governance Now Awards at 8th Governance Now PSU Awards....

BEL announces 112 vacancies for apprenticeship; click for details

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has invited job applications to engage 112 ITI trade apprentices. Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the jobs before August 10....

BEL invites job applications for Director (Other Units); apply before Sept 2

Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has invited job applications for the post of Director (Other Units). Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the job before September 2....

PESB did not find any suitable candidate for BEL's CMD post

The PESB on Friday said that after interviewing three candidates for the post of Bharat Electronics Limited's (BEL) CMD, it could not find any suitable candidate for the role ....

Families of deceased BEL staff to get assistance under 'BE SAFE' scheme

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has announced a scheme 'BE SAFE' scheme to extend financial, medical, educational and vocational assistance for the families of deceased employees irrespective of Covid or non-Covid deaths ....

Superannuation: CMD Gowtama MV bids BEL adieu after 38 illustrious years

BEL CMD Gowtama MV has bid BEL adieu after an illustrious career spanning over 38 years. Gowtama was instrumental in taking the Defence PSU  BEL to new heights ....

BEL, Indian Navy partner for creating Technology Incubation Forum

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed an MoU with the Indian Navy for the creation of a joint Technology Incubation Forum (TIF) on June 29 ....

PM CARES Fund: BEL contributes Rs 5.45 crores to combat COVID-19 second wave

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has contributed Rs 5.45 crores from its corporate social responsibility (CSR) fund to the PM CARES Fund ....

COVID: In India, PSUs are leading the charge against #OxygenShortage from the front

As India faces an acute shortage of oxygen in fighting the 2nd wave of COVID-19 infections, PSUs are leading the charge from the front to address the crisis ....

Defence PSUs rise to the challenge of COVID-19 India crisis

Defence PSUs and OFB are extending all possible assistance to the civil administration and state governments in the fight against the recent spike in COVID-19 cases across the country ....

BEL receives 12 Green Channel Certificates for 41 products

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has received 12 Green Channel Certificates for a total of 41 products ....

BEL registers turnover of Rs 13,500 crore in FY 2020-21

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has achieved a turnover of about Rs 13,500 crore (provisional & unaudited) during the financial year 2020-21 ....

CSR: BEL provides cold chain equipment to Health Dept of Karnataka

To store COVID-19 vaccines, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has handed over deep freezers, walk-in freezers to the Health Department of Karnataka under its CSR initiative ....

BEL pays second interim dividend of Rs 174 crore to the govt

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has paid the second interim dividend of 140 percent on its paid-up capital to the government for the financial year FY 2020-21 ....

Privatisation: Govt will further disinvest stake in these defence PSUs

Minister of state for defence Shripad Naik told Rajya Sabha in a written response that the government is planning to decrease shareholding in defence PSUs GRSE and MIDHANI, while privatisation of BEML is already underway ....

BEL pays an interim dividend of Rs 174 crore for FY21

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has paid an interim dividend of Rs 174 crore to the government for the Financial Year 2020-21 ....

BEL invites job applications for CMD post; apply before May 12

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has invited job applications for the post of Chairman & Managing Director (CMD). Eligible and interested candidates can apply for the job before May 12 ....

BEL is upbeat even in a pandemic year: Dinesh Batra

In a freewheeling conversation with Defence Watch, BEL Director (Finance) Dinesh Batra spoke on a variety of issues that are going to positively impact the performance of the defence PSU in the coming years ....

Rajnath Singh launches e-Chhawani for over 20 lakh residents of 62 Cantonment Boards

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launches e-Chhawani portal & mobile app towards providing online civic services to residents of 62 Cantonment Boards ....

BEL gets an order worth Rs 1,000 crore from Ministry of Defence

Ministry of Defence and Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed a contract for procurement of Software Defined Radio Tactical (SDR-Tac) worth over Rs 1,000 crore ....

Aero India 2021: BEL signs MoUs with Grene Robotics Pvt Ltd and L&T

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed two separate MoUs with Grene Robotics Pvt. Ltd. and L&T Limited on Friday at Aero India 2021 ....

BEL enters into offset contract with JSC Rosoboronexport

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has entered into an offset contract under-invest in kind with Rosoboronexport, Russia, for setting up industrial facilities for the manufacture of a wide range of aviation hoses ....

BEL signs MoU with BPL Medical Technologies for co-operation in the field of medical products

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and BPL Medical Technologies Pvt Ltd have entered into an MoU for co-operation in the field of medical products and solutions to provide affordable health care for the country ....

BEL set to showcase at over 30 products at Aero India 2021

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) will showcase state-of-the-art products and systems spanning every domain of its business at ‘Aero India 2021’ ....

BEL invites job applications for Director (HR); apply before Feb 24

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has invited job applications for the engagement of Director (HR). Eligible candidates can apply for the job before February 24 ....

These PSUs made it to Fortune 500 list 2020 of Indian companies

Indian Oil has been ranked no 2 in the Fortune 500 list 2020 of Indian companies followed by Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), State Bank of India (SBI), and BPCL (Bharat Petroleum) in the top ten list ....

PSUs freeze DA for not just executives but non-executives as well?

In stark contrast to the DPE order, internal memo accessed by PSU Watch shows that DA has been frozen for both executives and non-executives at PSUs ....

BEL & NCRTC will together develop indigenous platform screen doors

National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) and BEL have signed MoU to develop indigenous platform screen doors, which act as a safety barrier between the passengers and tracks ....

Anurag Bajpai (IFS) appointed as Govt. Nominee Director of BEL

Ministry of Defence’s Joint Secretary Anurag Bajpai (IFS) has been appointed as Government Nominee Director of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) ....

BEL pays final dividend of Rs 174.44 crore to Govt

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has paid final dividend of Rs 174.44 crore to the government for the financial year 2019-20 ....

BEL bags ICC PSE Excellence Award for Corporate Governance

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has been awarded the PSE Excellence Award 2019 by the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) ....

Shrikant Walgad (IAS) gets tenure extension as CVO of HAL

Shrikant Walgad (IAS), who is currently holding additional charge of Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has been given a tenure extension for a period of six months ....

BEL announced 17 vacancies for Engineers; apply before Oct 5

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has posted job notifications for the engagement of Engineers in various disciplines. Interested candidates can apply for the job before October 5 ....

P Sampathkumar takes charge as CTO (Communication) of BEL

P Sampathkumar, who was serving as Additional General Manager in BEL’s Design & Engineering Division, has taken over as Chief Technology Officer (Communication) of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) ....

MV Rajasekhar assumes charge as Director (R&D) of BEL

MV Rajasekhar, who was serving as chief scientist at BEL's Central Research Laboratory, has taken charge as Director (R&D) of BEL ....

30,000 ICU ventilators ordered in April end, manufactured in August, that's Defence PSU BEL

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) successfully completed manufacturing of 30,000 ICU ventilators on August 14 for which the Defence PSU got order in the end of April, way before the deadline ....

Defence Minister launches products indigenously developed by BEL

Rajnath Singh has launched two products - Linear Variable Differential Transducer (LVDT) and 1kW Transmitter Aerial Switching Rack, indigenously developed by Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)  ....

Rajnath Singh launches 15 products developed by Defence PSUs and OFB

The impressive list of indigenous products manufactured by the Defence PSUs and OFB gives me confidence that they would be the prime drivers of the ‘atma nirbhar abihyan’ and contribute immeasurably to the cause of national security and self-reliance, said Rajnath ....

BEL announced 60 vacancies for Project Engineers; apply before Aug 26

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), a Navaratna PSU under the Ministry of Defence, has invited job applications for the engagement of Project Engineers. Eligible candidates can apply for the job before August 26 ....

Atmanirbhar Bharat: BEL upgrades ATDS Maareech manufacturing facility

The indigenously developed Maareech System is a big step towards ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’, as it saves the country around USD 4 Million in foreign exchange per system ....

BEL is now set to enter civil aviation market with this MoU with AAI

AAI has signed an MoU with BEL for providing a platform for both the companies to collaborate and support each other in addressing the emerging global opportunities in the airport business in the Asia-Pacific region ....

BEL is looking for Manager and Senior Assistant Engineer

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has invited job application for the post of Manager and Senior Assistant Engineer. Eligible candidates can apply for the job before June 30 ....

BEL distributes grocery kits to migrant workers through City Police

Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), under its CSR initiative, has distributed grocery kits to migrant workers through City Police ....

BEL inks MoU with TEL for growth in ammunition business

Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has signed an MoU with Tamil Nadu Industrial Explosives Limited (TEL) for growth in ammunition business ....

Defence Minister inaugurates Engineers Conclave at BEL

Engineers Conclave 2019 organised by Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) and Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) is an annual event aimed at bringing together engineers from across the country to identify, discuss and deliberate upon issues of national importance ....

BEL wins 'State Export' excellence award

The 'State Export' excellence award was presented to General Manager (International Marketing), BEL, Anil Pant by Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa ....

BEL wins ICC PSE Excellence awards

The award has given to BEL CMD, Gowtama MV by former secretary, Dr Ajay Dua in an event held in New Delhi recently ....

BEL's new Manufacturing & Testing facility inaugurated

The new composite manufacturing and testing facility is expected to turnaround the fortunes of BEL’s Navi Mumbai Unit, which has traditionally been in the business of manufacturing Shelters and Masts and overhauling of hydraulic systems of T-72 tanks ....

Shivakumaran KM assumes charge as Director (HR) at BEL

Shivakumaran KM has joined BEL in the year 1989 as Assistant Personnel Manager at Corporate Office and later worked at the company’s Bangalore and Hyderabad Unit ....

Shrikant Walgad takes charge as Chief Vigilance Officer at BEL

Walgad has rich experience in district administration, law and order, rural and urban development and land revenue management ....

BEL wins Jamnalal Bajaj Fair Business Practices Award

The Council for Fair Business Practices recognises and commemorates businessmen and industrialists who uphold the highest ethical practices in business, each year ....

Gowtama MV, CMD BEL wins ‘Business Leader of the Year’ Award

BEL's Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) Gowtama MV has been conferred with the ‘Business Leader of the Year’ Award at the Aerospace & Defence Awards (2019) ....

KS Ashok set to be BEL’s new Corporate Communications Head

KS Ashok is going to take over as the Corporate Communications head at state-owned aerospace and defence company, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) soon ....