PSU Jobs for Engineers | Career Prospects | PSU Recruitment through GATE


PSU’s (Public Sector Undertakings) are organizations that hire Engineers every year to fill their vacant seats. From 2012 it’s become a trend by all PSU organizations to hire the Candidates through GATE Exam. This year also, PSU Jobs for Engineers will be done by GATE Exam Scores. Every year, the GATE Exam application Process starts on 1st week of September. Lakhs of students apply for this exam not to take admission in M.Tech but it is a gateway to get a job in many reputed organizations. To apply for PSU Recruitment through GATE a candidate must have a valid GATE Score Card, without it is not possible to apply for the Job. Companies like HPCL, ONGC, BPCL, NTPC, PGCIL, IOCL, etc. are some reputed PSU’s who hire the Engineers through GATE on Management Trainee (MT), Executive Trainee (ET), Graduate Engineer Trainee (GET), etc. designations.

Eligibility Criteria of PSU Jobs for Engineers:

Applicants, who want to make their Careers in PSU, need to be eligible to apply for PSU Jobs. Candidates must have a BE/B.Tech Degree with a specific percentage of marks required by different PSU’s. Applicants must have applied for GATE Exam, Appeared in it and have a valid Score Card. Jobseekers must have attained the legal age of employment in the government sector and the upper limit will vary and totally depends on PSU’s requirement. Selection of Candidates will be done on the basis of Score gets in GATE Exam & then further proceeds with GD and/or Interview. Selected Candidates will surely get Very good wage after successful selection ranging from Rs.40,000/- to Rs.60,000/-. Below are the highlighted details of Eligibility Conditions.

  • Candidates need to have Valid GATE Score Card
  • Engineering Degree in relevant discipline
  • Minimum 18 years of Age.
  • Selection Process: GATE Score Card, GD/Interview
Types of PSUs

PSUs in India have been distributed in three categories on the basis of the Indian Stock Exchange, global value, revenue, and income, etc. So the categories are:

  • Maharatna PSU’s
  • Navaratna PSU’s
  • Mini-Ratna PSU’s
Major Companies do PSU Recruitment through GATE:

There are some major companies (PSU’s) which hire the Engineers on the basis of GATE score are listed below. Take a look.

  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  • Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
  • National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)
  • Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL)
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)
  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)

There are many more organizations under PSU; we have provided some Top Organizations. There are also many governments, Private Companies that do not come under PSU but do hire on the Basis of GATE Score Card.

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GATE Yearly Exam Schedule:

Every Year GATE conducts its Exam and for that Application Process Starts from September month. The exam will be held in Feb month on different days as per the schedule and for this admit card releases a month prior to exam i.e. January. Final Result is declared in March month and after 10 days onwards the Score Card is available to download. The GATE Exam Calendar is provided below so prepare you accordingly.

GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Starts 1st week of September
Closing Date of Online Application 3rd week of September
Enrollment process closes on 1st week of October
Paper Change Request 3rd week of October
Change of Examination City Mid of November
Corrections of Incorrect Details From September to November
Admit Card Availability 1st week of January
GATE Examination 1st & 2nd Week of February
Announcement of the Results Mid of March
Score Card Availability From March Onwards
PSU Recruitment through GATE Dates:

After Availability of Admit Card PSU’s opens its portal for the application form submission which does require the valid GATE Registration Details as well as the Admit Card Details like Roll No. etc. for filling the application form. Selection Process will start after the declaration of Result and Score Card.

PSU Recruitment through GATE Starts from: In the month of January-February
PSU Recruitment through GATE Ends In: In the month of February-March

Hope you come to know about the PSU’s, its Companies and the Eligibility Criteria required to apply for it with the given Schedule of GATE Exam and PSU Recruitment through GATE.

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