HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 - Application forms for Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) Recruitment through GATE 2018 were available from January 12, 2018 onwards. Aspiring candidates had to fill and submit the application form for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 by February 12. Candidates were also required to pay the application fee via challan/net banking/credit card/debit card. Candidates will be selected for recruitment on the post of Officers based on their GATE score. In case candidates are shortlisted, they may be called for GD/GT or Personal Interview. Eligible candidates with valid GATE 2018 score and from the disciplines of Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics & Telecommunication, Chemical and Instrumentation will be shortlisted for recruitment. The HPCL recruitment through GATE 2018 includes details about important dates, application form, selection procedure, eligibility criteria related to age, educational qualification, nationality, etc. To find more details about HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018, read the article below.
GATE 2018 was conducted in online mode by IIT Guwahati on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2017. The registration for GATE 2018 had started from August 31 and closed down on October 9, 2017. GATE 2018 result will be announced by the examination authority on March 17, 2018 and the score cards of GATE 2018 will be released separately on March 20.
Important Dates related to HPCL Recruitment 2018
Application form for HPCL Recruitment starts
January 12, 2018
Deadline for submitting HPCL application form
February 12, 2018
GATE 2018 examination
February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018
GATE Result 2018
March 17, 2018
GATE Score Card 2018
March 20, 2018
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Eligibility Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Eligibility Parameters for HPCL
Indians only can apply
Candidates must have passed/cleared full time 4 years bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology
Final year students
At the time of filling the application form or applying
Gen/OBC (NCL) category candidates must have secured 60% aggregate marks, while SC/ST/PwD candidates should have secured minimum 50% aggregate marks till the last semester examination
For Selection However, the condition for the final year students is that they should submit their final mark sheet by August 31, 2018
OBC NCL Reservation Certificate as on February 7, 2018
Age Limit as on June 30, 2018
Candidates from General Category are not required to be more than 25 years. In other words, candidates are required to be born on or after June 30, 1993
Relaxation to different category candidates as follows
At the time of interview, all candidates employed in Government/Semi- Government/Central/State
Government Departments/Public Sector Undertakings are required to produce ‘No Objection
Certificate’ from their employer
Non Eligible Disciplines
Eligibility & Selection Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Prescribed 4-year full time Engineering Degree
GATE Paper Code
Mechanical, Mechanical & Production
Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Electronics & Telecommunication, Applied Electronics
Electrical, Electrical & Electronics
Instrumentation, Instrumentation & Control, Electronics & Instrumentation, Instrumentation & Electronics, Instrumentation & Process Control
Chemical, Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining & Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining
HPCL Recruitment Application Form 2018
Candidates must note that they can apply for only one discipline. They must also note that only GATE 2018 marks will be valid for recruitment at HPCL. Candidates appearing in a GATE paper which is different from their Qualifying Engineering discipline will not be considered.
How to apply forHPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018?
Candidates have to follow and complete the following steps for applying,
Filling application form and submission
Application fee payment
What to keep ready before Registration for HPCL Recruitment?
Scanned copy of the same passport size photo affixed in GATE application (in jpg/gif format and in size less than 50 KB)
Resume (in doc/docx format maximum file size 200 KB)
Stage 1 - Registration
In order to apply for recruitment at HPCL, the candidates have to first register themselves on “Career Opportunities”. They can only register for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2018 after downloading their GATE admit card 2018 on which their GATE registration number 2018 will be available. Candidates have to login and use this registration number of GATE 2018 to register.
Stage 2 - Filling application form and submission
After registration, candidates need to fill the application form by entering the following details,
Details related to GATE 2018
Complete Name (As in GATE 2018 application form)
Educational Qualification details
Now upload resume and photograph as per the specification above.
Submit the application form online. After submission, a unique 12 digit HPCL Application Number will be generated. Candidates must download the submitted application and take a printout of the same. After taking the printout, candidates must affix a recent passport size photograph on it and put signature at the specified space. Candidates must keep this printed application form as it will be required at various steps of the recruitment process.
Stage 3 - Application fee payment
General category candidates have to pay Rs 236 in case of debit cards, Rs 271 in case of credit cards and Rs 271 in case of payment through bank vouchers. SC/ST/PWD candidates are exempted from fee payment.
Fee Payment Modes
Online payment through Credit/Debit Card
Through Challan at SBI
For online payment
Payment can be done through Credit/Debit Card. Candidates will find the status changed to Payment Received on successful fee payment. Take printout of the acknowledgement of payment and keep it safe.
For offline payment through SBI Challan
Download the challan and take a printout.
After two working days of application submission, the candidates are required to deposit the amount in HPCL Powerjyoti A/C Number 32315049001 at nearest SBI branch
After the fee payment, candidates must cross-check and ensure that the bank affixes ‘payment received’ stamp and Journal no. on both parts of challan.
They must also collect the ‘Candidate’s copy’ of part 2 of the challan from bank and keep it safe for future reference.
On successful fee payment, the payment status will change to “Payment Received”
Note: If the fee payment status is not updated to “Payment Received” within 3-4 working days, then the candidates must mail the scanned copy of paid challan to [email protected]
Selection Process for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
Stages of Selection
Category-wise discipline wise merit list based on GATE 2018 marks
Selection tools like Group Discussion (GD) & Personal Interviews (PI) at the discretion of the management
Based on Medical Fitness as per company policy
Reservation Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2018
SC, ST and OBC- NCL
Reservation will be as per Government Directives
PwD candidates (with 40% or above disability)
3% of the vacancies will be reserved
OA. OL. HH
Electronics & Telecommunication Engineer
Process after HPCL Selection through GATE 2018
Selected candidates have to undergo one year of training (mandatory) post which they will be absorbed as Officers at HPCL. Candidates can be posted for shift duties in any SBU/Division/Department of the PSU at any place in the country/otherwise.
Training & Probation
For 1 year from the date of joining, the selected Officers will be on Probation. Post successful training completion, they will be confirmed as officers in Grade A. Confirmation letters will be given to them subject to complying with satisfactory performance, attendance requirements, verification of antecedents, verification of caste status/certificate and caste validity wherever applicable and qualifying in technical competency test and project. Rs 5000 will be deducted as retention amount during the first six months of probation. This amount will be refunded after confirmation.
Pay Scale and Perks
On joining, the candidates will also be entitled for additional benefits as applicable. Besides Basic Pay, they will be entitled to allowance at 50% of Basic Pay under Cafeteria Approach (including medical benefits for self and family members), Dearness Allowance, HRA and retirement Benefits up to 30% of Basic Pay & DA which include Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, and Superannuation Benefit applicable as per Corporation’s policy in force at that time. Apart from this, Performance Related Pay (PRP) is also paid to them as per the PSU's policy.
Details related to Remuneration Package (Cost to the company)
60,000 – 1,80,000
GATE Cutoff for HPCL recruitment is the marks/score required by the candidates in order to be considered eligible for recruitment. Candidates can check below the GATE cutoff (which is the raw marks out of 100) of previous year for different categories.
GATE Cutoff for HPCL recruitment through GATE in 2016
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