IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018

IOCL Recruitment through GATEIOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 – Applications for Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) Recruitment through GATE 2018 had commenced from January 8. The application portal was open till February 11, 2018 for the recruitment process of Graduate Engineers/Officers. For IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018, the candidates must be Indian Citizens and should have graduated in disciplines like Civil, Computer Science & Information Technology, Chemical, Electrical, Electronics & Communications, Mechanical, Instrumentation, Metallurgical Engineering. Aspiring candidates will be recruited at IOCL as Graduate Engineer and Officers based on their GATE 2018 scores. However, for recruitment, the candidates have to fill the application form of IOCL Recruitment 2018. In order to apply and fill the application form for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018, the candidates have to enter their GATE registration number available on their admit card of GATE. To find more details pertaining to important factors associated with IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018 like selection procedure, important dates, application form, eligibility criteria related to age, educational qualification, disciplines, etc read through the article below. 


GATE 2018, the entrance test was conducted by IIT Guwahati in online mode on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2017. The registration for GATE 2018 concluded on October 9, 2017 and the GATE 2018 result will be declared on March 17, 2018. However, the score cards of GATE 2018 will be released on March 20.

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Important Dates related to IOCL Recruitment 2018





GATE 2018 application form starts

August 31, 2017


Last date to submit GATE application form 2018

October 9, 2017


GATE 2018 exam

February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018


GATE 2018 admit card availability

January 4, 2018


Availability of applications for IOCL Recruitment

January 8, 2018


Last date to fill/submit application form for IOCL Recruitment

February 11, 2018

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Eligibility Criteria for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018


Eligibility Parameters for IOCL



Qualifying Examination

Aspirants must have passed qualifying degree examinations and awarded bachelor’s degree in engineering/technology (full time regular courses only

For M.Tech candidates

Candidates pursuing their M.Tech are also eligible to apply, however, their graduation should be in the specified disciplines only. They are also required to apply and qualify in GATE 2018 in the specified GATE paper for each discipline.

For Integrated ME/ M.Tech candidates

  • Such candidates are also eligible to apply given they have completed or are completing the course requirement for BE/ B.Tech in one of the core disciplines advertised and have completed (or are completing ME/M.Tech by August, 2018).

  • During the time of selection and interview, the candidates must possess and produce both BE/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech degrees.

Who’s not Eligible?


Candidates having completed or who are pursuing their graduation in combined/integrated disciplines/inter-disciplinary subjects like Mechatronics/Robotics etc will not be considered eligible.


Pass Percentage

General and OBC (NCL) category candidates must have a secured at least 65% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination, whereas for SC/ST and PwD candidates the eligibility is minimum 55% aggregate marks.


Final year students

At the time of applying

  • Candidates belonging to General & OBC-NCL categories must have secured minimum 65% aggregate marks

  • Candidates of SC/ST/PWD categories are required to have obtained at least 55% aggregate marks

  • This is upto the last semester/year examination at the time of applying

 For Selection


The candidates have to submit their final mark sheet by August 31, 2018


OBC-NCL Reservation Certificate as on February 7, 2018

Candidates should not belong to creamy layer and the caste & community of the candidates should be listed in the ‘Central list of Other Backward Classes’


Age Limit as on June 30, 2018

  • Candidates belonging to General Category should not be more than 26 years of age

  • Candidates of OBC NCL category are required not to be more than 29 years of age

  • Candidates from SC/ST category should not be more than 31 years of age

  • The upper age limit of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) is relaxed by 10 years

  • Candidates domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir state during January 1, 1981 to December 31, 1990 can avail relaxation up to 5 years.

  • For Ex-servicemen, the age relaxation will be up to 5 years



Candidates employed in Government/Semi – Government/Central/State

Government Departments/Public Sector Undertakings must produce ‘No Objection

Certificate’ from their employer at the time of Interview

GATE Paper Code and Discipline 2018


Post Advertised

Disciplines Allowed

GATE Paper Code

Disciplines Not Allowed/Considered


Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering/ Petrochemicals/ Polymer/ Plastic Engineering


Rubber/ Oil/ Paint Technology/ Surfactant Technology/ Ceramics Engineering


Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering


Construction/ Environmental/ Transportation


Computer Science & Information Technology

Computer Science & Information Technology


Information & Communications Technology


Electrical Engineering

Electrical Engineering/ Electrical & Electronics Engineering


Electrical & Communication/  Telecommunication Engineering/ Power Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering

Electronics & Communications Engineering/ Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering


Avionics Engineering/ Electrical & Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering


Instrumentation Engineering

Instrumentation Engineering/Electronics & Instrumentation engineering/ Instrumentation & Control Engineering


Electronics & Communication Engineering/ Telecommunication Engineering


Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


Biomedical Engineering/ Automation/ Automobile/ Industrial/ Manufacturing/ Power/ Production Engineering/ Mining Engg & Technology, Mining & Machinery/ Marine Engineering/ Textile Engineering/ Robotics


Metallurgical Engineering

Metallurgical Engineering/ Mineral/ Material Sciences




* for the post of Asst. Quality Control Officers

M.Sc in Chemistry or equivalent + 2 years relevant experience


Not announced

IOCL Recruitment Application Form 2018


Candidates must check all the details below for step by step procedure of how to apply or how to fill the application form of IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018. 


Stage 1: Registration


Enter the following details and register yourself,

  • Discipline applying for

  • GATE 2018 Registration Number

  • Date of Birth

Stage 2: Fill Application Form of IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018

  • At this stage, enter your personal, academic and details related to address

  • Candidates can apply for IOCL recruitment 2018 only after downloading their GATE 2018 admit card and using the GATE 2018 registration number (which will be available only on the admit card of GATE 2018). They have to log in using your email ID and GATE registration number 2018 for completing the application process.

  • Be careful in entering the correct GATE 2018 registration number and the exact name as used during GATE registration.

  • Tick the appropriate boxes for other information wherever applicable.

  • Finally, click on Submit button for application submission. After the application submission, a unique IOCL application ID/number is generated along with the submitted application form. Candidates must note this IOCL application number/ID and keep it safe. This application number may be required during the interview process.

  • Further, candidates must download the IOCL Recruitment 2018 application form and take print out of the same. The printout of the filled in IOCL application form must be kept safe. Candidates must affix a passport photograph (identical to one used in GATE 2018) on the printed application form and put the signature on the designated place. This printout of the application form may be used for cross-checking the identity of the candidate if he/she is selected and called for GD/GT and Interview.

Selection Process of IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2018

  • Candidates are required to appear in GATE 2018 in the respective discipline.

  • Candidates are selected based on valid GATE 2018 scores for appearing in GD/GT and Interview.

  • Shortlisted candidates are required to participate in Group Discussion (GD), Group Task (GT) and Personal Interview (PI) for assessment of different facets of knowledge, skill, attitude and aptitude in case and thus the recruitment will be done.

  • The final merit will be prepared discipline-wise. In order to be considered for the merit list, the candidates are required to secure minimum 40% marks in GD/GT and PI.

Service Bond: General category candidates have to execute a bond of Rs.3,00,000, while SC/ST/OBC & PWD candidates must execute a bond of Rs.50000 to serve IOCL for a minimum period of 3 years from the date of their joining.


Pay Scale: The Cost to Company (CTC) is Rs.12 Lakh per annum, which is inclusive of performance related pay (PRP).




Email Id: [email protected]

Mob No :+91-8754000913/8754000937


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