Category: PSUs Through GATE

Vizag Steel Recruitment 2018: Job Notification out for Management Trainees

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: The Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP), India’s first shore-based integrated Steel Plant built with state-of-the-art technology, is a prime producer of long steel products in the country.

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: The Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP), India’s first shore-based integrated Steel Plant built with state-of-the-art technology, is a prime producer of long steel products in the country. This year the plant has released a notification stating that it will hire 72 management trainees at Candidates who have a degree in electrical, mechanical and metallurgy can now apply for the posts. Job aspirants must note that the last date to apply online is February 14, 2018. “Candidates have to produce the Provisional Certificate and Mark Sheets in original as proof of having passed the qualifying degree with specified percentage of marks during Interview. No other documents will be accepted in this regard. Candidates failing to produce the Provisional Certificate and Marks Sheets in original at the time of interview shall not be considered, ” the job notification stated.

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: Here are the details of the vacancies:-

1. Mechanical -38 Posts

Educational Qualification: Mechanical & Automation/ Mechatronics/ Industrial & Production Engineering/ Industrial Engineering/ Mechanical Production & Tool Engineering/ Production Technology Manufacturing Engineering/Manufacturing process & Automation/ Production Engineering/ Power Engineering.

2. Electrical -19 Posts

Educational Qualification: Electrical & Electronics Engineering/Electrical, Instrumentation & Control /Power Systems & High Voltage Engineering/ Electrical Machine/ Electronics & Power/ Power Electronics/Power Plant Engineering/Energy Engineering.

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3. Metallurgy -15 Posts

Educational Qualification: Full-time regular Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in Metallurgy discipline

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: Age limit:- 

Born not earlier than 01-11-1990 (i.e. upper age limit is 27 years as of 01-11-2017) Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC (non-creamy layer) and 10 years for PWD candidates. Those domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir from 1/1/80 to 31/12/89 will be allowed 5 years relaxation in upper age limit.

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: Selection process:-

The selection process will consist of the following:- Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2018: The eligible candidates desirous to apply for the post of MT(Tech) in RINL are required to appear for GATE-2018 in the relevant discipline.

Candidates have to essentially qualify the GATE-2018 examination. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in GATE-2018will be intimated to appear for Personal Interview.

Application fee: Candidates will have to pay a fee of Rs 500/- (Plus GST@18%), however for reserved categories, the fee is Rs 100/-(Plus GST@18%) for SC/ST/PWD candidate. The Fee shall be remitted to “RINL-VSP Recruitment Account No. 30589461220” through the payment gateway. To avoid last minute rush, candidates are advised to apply well in advance.

Vizag Steel recruitment 2018: Here is how to apply:-

Eligible and interested candidates would be required to apply online only through RINL website under the link “Careers”. No other means/mode of application shall be accepted.

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GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018

GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018 – GAIL (India) Limited uses GATE scores for recruitment of graduate engineers. The official notification of GAIL recruitment through GATE 2018 hasn’t been released yet but is expected around January 2018. In the last session, GAIL recruited 73 executive trainees from Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Instrumentation, and Business Information System engineering disciplines. GAIL recruitment through GATE 2018, as the name suggests will be open only for candidates who have qualified GATE 2018. The application process for GAIL recruitment through GATE 2018 will be held online. The application process includes entering position details, which in turn includes information like name of the post, email ID, and date of birth. Next, the candidates have to enter their personal details and education and experience details. The candidates will also have to share their GATE details, including registration number. Go through the complete article to learn more about the GAIL recruitment through GATE 2018, including important dates related to the application process and eligibility criteria.

The application form of GATE 2018 has closed on October 9, 2017, and had to be filled in online mode. IIT Guwahati is the conducting body of GATE 2018, which will be conducted for 23 papers. The result of GATE 2018 will be released on March 17, 2018.

Eligibility Criteria for GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018

S.No Eligibility Criteria Details
1 Nationality Only Indian nationals can apply
2 Qualifying Exam
  • Candidates should have passed full-time B.Tech/ BE/Bsc Engg or equivalent degree from an AICTE/UGC recognized institution.
  • Candidates must have studied full-time courses starting from the Class X stage till graduation or Post graduation.
  • Engineering Degree can be B.E. / B.Tech. / B.Sc. Engg.
  • Integrated ME/ M.Tech candidates: Candidates having 5 years B.E / B. Tech. + M.E / M. Tech. integrated dual degree in engineering in a relevant discipline can also apply.
3 Minimum Pass Percentage General and OBC (NCL) category:  Minimum 65% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam

SC/ST/PwD category:  Minimum 60% marks in aggregate

4 Final year students At the time of filling application form candidates must have obtained the specified % till the last semester.

  • General & OBC-NCL category students must have secured minimum 65% Marks in aggregate
  • SC/ST/PWD candidates must have secured minimum 60% marks in aggregate

However, such candidates must submit their final mark sheet tentatively by 31st August, 2018 and should meet the prescribed eligibility criteria

6 Age Limit (As on January 20, 2018)

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Maximum upper age limit is 56 years (including all

possible age relaxations)


  • General Category candidates: Must not be more than 28 years
  • OBC-NCL candidates: Upper age limit is 31 years (upper age limit is relaxable by 10 years
  • SC/ST candidates: Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years
  • Persons with Disabilities (PWDs)- Upper Age limit is relaxable by 10 years
  • Candidates domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during January 1, 1980 to December 31, 1989 can avail relaxation up to 5 years
  • Ex-servicemen – Relaxation will be as per guidelines
7 No Objection Certificate (NOC) Candidates employed in Government/ Semi-Government/ Central / State Government Departments / PSUs should produce ‘NOC’ from their employer at the time of Interview

Disciplines for GAIL recruitment and GATE Paper Codes

Discipline Disciplines/ Branches of Engineering to be considered equivalent against GAIL Discipline Corresponding

GATE Paper

GATE Paper Code
  1. Electrical
  2. Electrical & Electronics


  1. Mechanical
  2. Production
  3. Production & Industrial
  4. Manufacturing
  5. Mechanical & Automobile


  1. Civil
Civil Engineering CE
  1. Instrumentation
  2. Instrumentation & Control
  3. Electronics & Instrumentation
  4. Electrical & Instrumentation
  5. Electronics
  6. Electrical & Electronics


  1. Chemical
  2. Petrochemical
  3. Chemical Technology
  4. Petrochemical Technology


Business Information System
  1. Computer Science
  2. Information Technology
  3. Master of Computer Application
  4. (MCA)
Computer Science





Important Dates for GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018

S.No Events Dates
1 Release of GATE 2018 application form September 1, 2017
2 Last Date to submit GATE 2018 application form October 9, 2017
3 GATE 2018 Exam February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018
4 GATE 2018 Admit Card January 5, 2018
5 Application Form of GAIL Recruitment available from January 2018 (Tentative)
6 Last date to apply February 2018  (Tentative)

How to Apply for GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018

  • The application process for GAIL recruitment is held online
  • The link to apply for GAIL Recruitment 2018 will be provided on this page once it is available
  • The candidate has to click on the link to the advertised job post.
  •  In the application form of GAIL recruitment through GATE 2018 that opens, the candidate will have to enter the name of the post applied for, email ID and date of birth.
  • In the next step, candidates have to choose the qualifying exam, followed by Personal details, and Education and Experience.
  • Candidates will also be required to enter their GATE registration number as mentioned in their GATE 2018 admit card.
  • Upon successful submission of the application form, a unique GAIL application number will be generated. Candidates need to note it down.
  • Candidates should also download and keep the printout of GAIL application as it might be required for future reference. They are required to affix a photograph (identical to the one used in GATE 2018) on the application.

Note: The application process described here is based on last year’s notification and will be updated once GAIL releases its new notification.

Selection Process of GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018:

  • Candidates will be shortlisted for admission based on their GATE 2018 scores.
  • Shortlisted candidates may have to appear in a group discussion (GD)/interview for which they will be sent call letters.
  • Post GD/interview, a medical fitness test might also be conducted. Candidates who pass the medical test would be made job offers.

Selection Process for GAIL Recruitment through GATE 2018

S.No Stages of Selection Process Parameters
1 Shortlisting GATE 2018 marks
2 Pre-selection Group Discussion (GD) & Personal Interviews (PI)
3 Selection Medical Fitness


Post Grade Pay Scale Basic Pay Note
Executive Trainee E-2 grade Rs.24,900 – 50,500 Rs.24,900 Candidates will be retained in same Pay Scale on successful completion of training-cum-probation

Training-cum-probation: Candidates who get selected as E-2 grade executive trainee have to undergo one year of training-cum-probation. On successful completion of the one-year period, candidates will be absorbed in the same pay scale in E-2 grade.

During and post training-cum-probation, candidates may be posted at any of the installations, projects or offices of GAIL(India) Ltd. or its subsidiaries/joint ventures.

Document Checklist:

  • GATE 2018 Admit Card
  • Score Card of GATE 2018
  • Printout of completed GAIL application form
  • Certificate of Date of Birth
  • Class XII Certificate and marks sheet
  • Qualifying degree/ Provisional Certificate and Marks sheets
  • NOC Certificate from employer (Govt employees only)
  • PwD certificate, if required
  • Caste certificate (for SC/ST/OBC category candidates)
  • Ex-Servicemen ( relevant certificate)

GATE Cutoff for GAIL recruitment

While GAIL recruits candidates who have qualified GATE, there is a minimum cutoff that the candidates need to meet. GATE 2018 cutoff will be used to shortlist candidates; candidates who don’t score the cutoff will not be considered for admission. The GATE cutoff 2018 will be different for different papers and also vary across categories.

GATE Cutoffs 2017 for GAIL Recruitment

S.No. Name Of The Post UR OPC (NCL) SC ST PWD (HH) PWD (OH)
1 Executive Trainee (Chemical) 144 215 312 744 2440
2 Executive Trainee (Mechanical) 70 132 2679 41938
3 Executive Trainee (Electrical) 75 135 999 1086
4 Executive Trainee (Instrumentation) 73 96 1188
5 Executive Trainee (Civil) 22 65 693
6 Executive Trainee (Business Information System) 68 117 447

Discipline- and category-wise GATE 2016 cutoff for GAIL recruitment

1 Executive Trainee (Chemical) 82 132 333 852
2 Executive Trainee (Mechanical) 63 177 1666 38555
3 Executive Trainee (Electrical) 63 63 559 1705 13168
4 Executive Trainee (Instrumentation) 25 95 696
5 Executive Trainee (Business Information System) 175 332 1137
6 Executive Trainee (Telecom/Telemetry) 43 123 459 1592 9221

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IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018

As India’s flagship oil & gas major, IndianOil has been fulfilling the energy needs of the nation for nearly six decades. With a sales turnover of Rs 4,38,710 crore (UDD 65.39 billion) and profit of Rs 19,106 Crore (USD 2848 million) for the year 2016-17, IndianOil is India’s largest commercial enterprise and the leading Indian company in Fortune’s Global 500 listing. The Corporation operates Asia’s largest refineries, pipelines and marketing infrastructure set-ups and owns some of the most trusted Superbrands like Indane and SERVO. Empowered with Maharatna status, IndianOil’s vision is to be ‘The Energy of India’ and ‘a globally admired company’.

Recruitment of Engineers/ Officers/ Assistant Officer (Quality Control) through GATE-2018

Recruitment in the below mentioned positions will be through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2018.

  • (a) Graduate Engineers for recruitment as Engineers/Officers. In addition, few Graduate Engineers will be engagement as Graduate Apprentice Engineers (GAEs) in line with Apprenticeship Act, 1961(and subsequent amendments thereafter) from Civil, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Instrumentation disciplines.
  • (b) Post Graduates in Chemistry (with minimum 2 years of relevant experience) as Assistant Officer (Quality Control) in Marketing Division of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.


  • Short-listing of candidates for further selection process (comprising Group Discussion (GD) & Group Task (GT) and Personal Interviews (PI)) will be based on GATE-2018 score. GATE score of 2017 or any other previous examination is not valid.
  • Candidates have to essentially qualify in the GATE-2018 examination for getting shortlisted for further selection process comprising GD/GT and Personal Interview. However, short-listing will be based on merit of the candidates from different categories in line with the reservation policy. Hence, merely qualifying in GATE-2018 examination will not guarantee short-listing.

Candidates will require to obtain minimum 40% marks in GD/GT and Personal Interview for being considered in the merit list.

IOCL Eligible Disciplines (Engineering Disciplines for selection as Engineers/Officers)

  • 1. Chemical Engineering (including Petrochemicals/Polymer/ Plastic Engineering but excluding Rubber/Oil/ Paint Technology/Surfactant Technology/Ceramics Engineering etc)
  • 2. Civil Engineering (excluding Construction/Environmental/Transportation engineering etc.)
  • 3. Computer Science & Information Technology ( including Computer Sc & Engineering, Information Technology Engineering but excluding Information & Communications Technology etc).
  • 4. Electrical Engineering (including Electrical & Electronics engineering but excluding Electrical & Communication/Telecommunication Engineering/Power Engineering etc.)
  • 5. Electronics & Communications Engineering (including Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering but excluding Avionics Engineering/ Electronics & Instrumentation engineering etc. )
  • 6. Instrumentation Engineering (including Electronics & Instrumentation engineering/ Instrumentation & Control Engineering but excluding Electronics & Communication Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering etc.)
  • 7. Mechanical Engineering (excluding Automation/ Bio-medical Engineering/ Automobile/ Industrial/ Manufacturing/ Power/ Production Engineering/ Mining Engg & Technology, Mining & Machinery/Marine Engineering/ Textile Engineering/ Robotics/ Welding etc.)
  • 8. Metallurgical Engineering (Including Mineral/ Material Sciences)


  • Candidates selected as Engineers/ Officers will receive a starting basic pay of Rs. 24,900/-per month (pre-revised). In addition, the selected candidates will receive Dearness Allowance (DA) and other allowances, according to the rules of the Corporation in force, as amended from time to time.
  • Other allowances /benefits include HRA/subsidized housing accommodation (depending upon place of posting), medical facilities, performance related pay, gratuity, contributory provident fund, employees pension scheme, group personal accident insurance scheme, leave encashment, leave travel concession (LTC)/ LFA, contributory superannuation benefit fund scheme, conveyance advance/ maintenance reimbursement, performance related incentives (PRP) etc as per rules of the corporation.

Educational Qualification

Engineering Disciplines

  • 1. Candidates should have passed qualifying degree examinations and awarded bachelor’s degree in engineering/technology (full time regular courses only) in the above mentioned disciplines from recognized Indian Universities / Institutes.
  • 2. Candidates, belonging to General and OBC (non- creamy layer) categories, should have secured minimum 65% marks in qualifying degree examinations.
  • 3. Qualifying marks is relaxed to 55% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe(ST)/People with Disability (PWD) candidates.
  • 4. Candidates currently in final year of their engineering studies may also apply. However, if selected, they must be in a position to submit their final mark sheet by 31st August, 2018.
  • 5. Candidates pursuing/ completed M.Tech in any disciplines, other than those mentioned above, for being eligible, must have completed (or are completing) BE/ B.Tech in one of the above mentioned disciplines and should appear in GATE-2018 examination in the discipline of their BE/ B.Tech, are eligible to apply.

Age Limit

Officers/ Engineers

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  • Maximum 26 years as on 30th June, 2018 for general category candidates. Age relaxation for OBC (Non Creamy Layer)/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per the Presidential Directives.

Assistant Officer (Quality Control) in Marketing Division

  • Maximum 30 years as on 30th June, 2018 for general category candidates. Age relaxation for OBC (Non Creamy Layer)/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per the Presidential Directives.

Concessions/ Relaxations

  • Reservation of posts for SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)/ PWD (degree of disability 40% or above) will be maintained as per Government of India directives.
  • Relaxation in upper age limit by 3 years for OBC (non-creamy layer), 5 years for SC/ST and 10 years for PWD candidates will be extended as per the Presidential Directives.


On the basis of GATE-2018 score, the candidates will be short listed for further selection process comprising of:

  • 1. Group Discussion (GD) & Group Task (GT)
  • 2. Personal Interview (PI) for assessment of different facets of knowledge, skill, attitude and aptitude.

The selection methodology for Officer/Engineer/ Assistant Officer (Quality Control), Marketing Division will comprise of the following:

  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineers (GATE) 2018 score of the candidates in the concerned disciplines.
  • The Graduate Engineers from the relevant disciplines, desirous of taking up a career with IndianOil are required to appear in GATE-2018 in the same disciplines.
  • Only GATE-2018 score is valid for this recruitment exercise in IndianOil under this advertisement. Score from GATE-2018 or from any previous GATE examination is not valid.

Service Bond

Officers/ Engineers

  • 1. General category candidates will have to execute a bond of Rs.3,00,000 (Rs.50000/- for SC/ST/OBC & PwD candidates) to serve the Corporation for a minimum period of three years from the date of joining.

Important Dates

  Events  Date
1. Start of the Application Form  5th January, 2018
2. Last date for applying Online Form  5th February, 2018

How to apply

Application for both the positions is a two stage process:

  • On-line application in IndianOil with GATE-2018 registration number after down loading GATE-2018 admit card.
  • The candidates may apply to IndianOil ONLINE. The relevant link will be made available from 5th January, 2018 on the IndianOil’s website
  • The details regarding the application process for IOCL shall be hosted in detail on our website on 9 th January, 2018.
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