NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 – NLC India Limited (formerly known as Neyveli Lignite Corporation) has announced recruitment of Graduate Executive Trainees through GATE 2018. The application form of NLC recruitment through GATE 2018 was available from 10 am of January 6. Candidates graduating in Mechanical, Instrumentation, Electrical, Electronics & Communication, Computer, Civil and Mining Engineering will be eligible to apply for the NLC recruitment through GATE 2018. Candidates must have applied and appeared for GATE to fill the online application form of NLC recruitment 2018. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their GATE 2018 scores and will be required to face a personal interview for selection. Check the complete details of the eligibility criteria, important dates, application process, selection procedure and more for the NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 below in this article.
GATE 2018 was conducted on February 3, 4, 10 and 11 by IIT Guwahati. Candidates must have filled the Application forms of GATE 2018 from August 31 to October 9, 2018. The result of GATE 2018 will be announced on March 17 while the qualifying candidates can download the GATE 2018 score card from March 20, 2018 onwards.
Fast Facts about NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018
Name of PSU
NLC India Limited (formerly known as Neyveli Lignite Corporation)
Graduate Executive Trainee (GET)
Mechanical, Instrumentation, Electrical, Computer, Civil and Mining Engineering
NLC Post, Qualifying Discipline and GATE papers
Degree /Qualifying Exam
GATE Paper Code
Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or) AMIE in Mechanical Engineering
Degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering (or) AMIE in Electronics & Communication Engineering
Degree in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering (or) AMIE in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Degree in Instrumentation / Electronics &
Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control Engineering (or) AMIE in Instrumentation / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control Engineering
Degree in Mining Engineering (or) AMIE in Mining Engineering
Degree in Civil Engineering / Civil & Structural Engineering (or) AMIE in Civil / Civil & Structural Engineering
Degree in Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Engineering / Information Technology (or) AMIE in Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Engineering / Information Technology (or) PG Degree in Computer Applications,
Important Dates related to NLC Recruitment 2018
GATE exam dates
February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018
GATE Result announcement on
March 17, 2018
GATE Score Card download from
March 20, 2018
Start Date for NLC Application Form
January 6, 2018 from 10 am
Last Date for NLC application form
January 27, 2018 till 5 pm
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Eligibility Criteria for NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018
Eligibility Parameters for NLC
Only Indians can apply
Candidates must have passed a full time 4 years bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology or an equivalent as specified below
General and OBC (NCL) category candidates should have secured at least 60% aggregate marks (average of all semesters in all years)
SC/ST and PwD category candidates should have secured at least 50% aggregate marks in the qualifying test
Final year students
Must complete their graduation at the time of shortlisting and interview.
Age Limit as on December 1, 2017
The maximum age limit for the General category candidates is 30 years.
Relaxation to different category candidates as per Govt guidelines
All candidates employed in Government/Semi- Government/Central/State Government Departments/Public Sector Undertakings are required to produce ‘No Objection Certificate’ from their employer during the interview if they are shortlisted.
NLC Recruitment Application Form 2018
The application form for the NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 will be available online from January 6 to 27. The detailed steps to fill the NLC application form are given below.
Step 1 - Registration: Candidates enter their Name as mentioned in the GATE 2018 Application Form and their registered email ID along to register. After successful registration, candidates will be sent an email with a login ID and a password. Candidates must safe keep the credentials to login for NLC till the selection process is completed.
Step 2 – Activation of the link: candidates must validate the link sent to their registered email ID. After activation of the link, candidates must enter the details as specified.
Step 3 – Filling in NLC application form: Candidates must enter all the details like Personal, qualifications, experience, post applying for, GATE details including the GATE registration No that will be mentioned in the GATE admit card 2018.
Step 4 – Uploading the photograph and signature: Candidates must upload the photograph with dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred) in a file size between 20kb - 50 kb. They must sign on a white paper with a black ink pen and upload the scanned image of dimensions 140 x 60 pixels in a file with size between 10kb - 20kb
Step 5 – Payment of Application Fee: Only Gen and OBC candidates must pay an application fee of Rs 300 plus additional charges online through SBI Collect.
Step 6 – Download the Registration-Cum-Application Form: After successful submission of the NLC application, candidates must download the auto generated Registration-Cum-Application Form and safe keep it. This will be required during the interview if shortlisted.
Selection Procedure for the NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018
Shortlisting of candidates will be on the basis of their GATE 2018 marks out of 100. The list of shortlisted candidates will be published online on the official NLC website along with the cutoff marks for shortlisting. Candidates will have to login to download their Interview Call letters. They will also be informed about the same through an email and an SMS.
GATE Cutoff for NLC Recruitment
Candidates applying for NLC can check the minimum marks used in the previous year for shortlisting of candidates for the NLC Recruitment through GATE. The GATE cutoff for NLC recruitment is lsited as per the category below in the tbal for the reference of candidates.
GATE cutoff for NLC Recruitment 2017
Minimum Cut-Off Marks Of Shortlisted Candidates
Electrical - EEE
Electrical - ECE
Control & Instrumentation
Documents required during Interview after shortlisting
Candidates must furnish the following certificates / documents in original and a set of Photostat copies at the time of the Interview
NLC Registration-cum-Application Form
Proof for Date of Birth (Birth Certificate or SSLC / Matriculation Mark Sheet
Certificate in proof of possessing notified professional qualification (Degree / AMIE Certificate in the notified branch of Engineering
Mark Sheets in proof of having prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying degree
GATE 2018 Score Card
Community Certificate in the prescribed format (in case of OBC-NCL / SC / ST candidates)
Disability Certificate, clearly indicating the type of disability
Discharge Certificate (for Ex-serviceman)
No objection Certificate (NOC), if working in Govt. / PSU / Quasi Govt. companies;
Note: If the SC/ST/OBC/Disability certificate is in a regional language, candidates should submit a self-certified translated version of the same either in English or Hindi.
Candidates will be selected as Graduate Executive Trainees in E-2 Grade. Other details will be released soon by the authorities.
Training & Probation: Selected candidates will be on training for a period of minimum one year (extendable). During the training period they will be paid a Basic Pay, Dearness Allowance (120.3 % of basic pay) and a Common Allowance (40% of basic pay) per month
Pay Scale and Perks: Candidates will be placed in the pay scale 20600-3%-46500. The candidates will be paid a total of Rs.9.0 Lakhs per annum as cost to company. This is at present under upward revision with effect from 01/01/2017.
Service Agreement Bond : All selectedcandidates will be required to execute a Service Agreement Bond for a value of Rs.1,00,000/- to serve NLC Ltd for a minimum period of three years after the completion of the training period.
NLC India Limited (Formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited)
First Floor No.8, Mayor Sathyamoorthy Road,
FSD, Egmore Complex of Food Corporation of India,
Chetpet, Chennai- 600031
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