BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 - The application form for the BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 is available from January 8, 2018. The recruitment process has opened for Mechanical engineering graduates for the post of management trainees in Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL). All aspirants will have to make sure that they register and appear for GATE 2018 examination. The application form of BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 will not be accepted unless the GATE registration number is provided. The selection of the candidates for the available post will be done based on their GATE scores. Final date for registration for BPCL recruitment through GATE 2018 is February 2, 2018. After the candidates are shortlisted based on their GATE scores, further shortlisting will be done through the means of group discussion (GD) and personal interview (PI). Finally, medical examination of the candidates will be held to see if they are medically fit or not. Read the full article to know more information about BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 like the eligibility criteria, dates, application process and selection procedure.
It is important for all candidates to have successfully registered themselves by filling and submitting GATE 2018 application form. The examination of GATE 2018 will be held on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018.
Quick Facts about BPCL Recruitment 2018
Name of PSU
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)
Important Dates for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Important Dates (Tentative)
Start Date for BPCL Registrations
January 8, 2018
Availability of GATE 2018 Admit Card
January 4, 2018
Final Date for BPCL Registrations
February 2, 2018
GATE 2018 Examination
February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018
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Eligibility Criteria for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Before registration, all candidates are requested to read the eligibility criteria for BPCL recruitment through GATE 2018. All of the mentioned criteria have to be fulfilled. The eligibility parameters are as follows:
Eligibility Criteria for BPCL Recruitment
The candidates should be of Indian nationality.
Age Limit as on June 1, 2018
A pre-employment medical examination will be done on the candidates before joining.
GATE Paper Allowed for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Disciplines Advertised for BPCL
Corresponding GATE Paper
Corresponding GATE Paper Code
Steps to Apply for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
It is important that candidates obtain the GATE registration number which is mentioned in the GATE 2018 admit card to be able to register for BPCL recruitment
How to Fill Application Form for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
The BPCL Recruitment 2018 application form is available in online mode from January 8, 2018. The candidates will have to fill all of the required information and submit the application form by February 2, 2018.
Before filling the application form of BPCL Recruitment 2018, the candidates are requested to keep a scanned copy of recent colour passport photograph ready. The file should not be more than 50 KB and the format should be PNG, JPG or JPEG. Candidates must also upload a soft copy of their academic degree certificate (only for candidates who have passed out))/ latest semester mark-sheet (for candidates in their final year of graduation). The size of the certificates must not be more than 100 KB and must be in jpg, png or jpeg format. PwD candidates are required to uppload a copy of their disability certificate (size not more than 100 kb and of type jpg, png or jpeg).
Details to be filled in the Application Form of BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
The candidates will have to fill the following details in the application form. All information provided must be valid and according to the documents possessed by the candidates:
GATE 2018 registration number
Post applied for
Are you a person with disabilities (PwD) with 40% or more disability?
Whether ex-serviceman or not
If yes, number of years of service
Domiciled in J&K state (between January 1, 1980 and December 31, 1989)
Date of Birth
Uploading of Photograph
After the successful submission of the application form of BPCL recruitment through GATE 2018, a unique application number will be generated. The PDF format of the filled application form will be sent to the registered email ID of the candidates. The filled application form has to be printed out, signed and a photograph of the candidate has to be affixed. The photograph has to be similar to the one uploaded. This form has to be submitted by the candidates if they are shortlisted for the interview.
Selection Process for BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
The selection process for BPCL recruitment 2018 will consist of three stages – shortlisting, further shortlisting on the basis of performance and final selection. The process will be held after the announcement of GATE 2018 result.
Stages of Selection Process
The shortlisting is done based on the secured GATE 2018 scores in Mechanical and Chemical Engineering disciplines.
Further Shortlisting on the Basis of Performance
Based on the medical fitness of the candidates in the pre-employment medical examination
Note: Besides the listed shortlisting modes, at the preliminary level, the management may also conduct Psychometric tests and/or any other selection tools/ tests may also be considered.
What Happens After Selection?
After successfully completing the selection process, the candidates will have go through the following process for at the BPCL:
Probation and Training: The candidates will be selected as “Management Trainee” placed in Job Group “A”. The total probation period for the candidates will be one year which can also be extended if the performance is non-satisfactory.
Post-Probation: Those candidates who complete their probation period successfully will be placed as an “Executive” in their respective business unit/entity.
Job Posting: According to the company, the candidates will be posted to any of the BPCL offices across the country.
Work Profile: The candidates will be provided their work profile. Posts in Operations, Process, Sales and Engineering at refineries may be provided. Those candidates who are posted in Operations will be required to work in shifts.
Salary Details of BPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Basic salary of Rs. 24,900 is paid to the selected candidates. The pay scale for the candidates ranges from Rs. 24,900 to Rs. 50,500 along with Dearness Allowance (DA) based on IDA pattern. Depending on the posted city, the candidates will also be paid house rent assistance.
Cost to Company: Effective from January 1, 2017, Rs. 10.5 lakh per annum is the Cost to Company (CTC). This will include 50% of the basic pay as perks and allowances along with the performance related pay. It is also inclusive of 30% of basic plus DA as superannuation benefits (Provident fund, Gratuity and New Pension Scheme). Other payable requisites include housing/ vehicle loan facility, group savings linked insurance scheme and more.
GATE Cutoff for BPCL Recruitment
The table given below provides the GATE cutoff for the previous year BPCL recruitment. The candidates will be able to estimate the probable cutoff scores for the present session by referring to the given data.
Previous Years GATE Cutoff for BPCL Recruitment
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