POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020
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POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020 - GATE qualified candidates can apply for the POSOCO recruitment through GATE after March 16, 2020. Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. has released official notification regarding POSOCO recruitment through GATE 2020 for the post of Executive Trainees. Candidates who have studied Electrical & Computer Science Engineering will be eligible to apply for POSOCO recruitment. The application for the POSOCO recruitment through GATE 2020 will be online where candidates must register and pay a non-refundable application fees of Rs 500 if they belong to Gen/ OBC categories. SC/ST/PwD/Ex-SM/Departmental candidates are exempt from paying the fee while applying for POSOCO recruitment through GATE 2020 . At the time of Group Discussion/ Interview/ Joining in POSOCO, candidates will have to produce their GATE 2020 admit card and scorecard for verification purpose. Check the detailed application process for POSOCO recruitment 2020 through GATE, dates, selection parameters and more in the article below.

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Quick Facts about POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020

Name of PSU

Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (POSOCO),


Executive Trainees


Electrical & Computer Science Engineering

No of vacancies

To be announced

Important Dates related to POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020

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Release of POSOCO Application

After March 16, 2020


Last date for submission of POSOCO Application

April, 2020

3Shortlisting of candidatesTo be notified

Eligibility Criteria for POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020




Indian Only

GATE Scores

Candidates must have valid GATE 2020 scores in EE or CSE as per qualification and post

Age Limit as on July 31, 2020

Unreserved (UR): Not exceeding 28 years. (Candidates should have been born on or after August 1, 1992)


  • OBC (NCL) candidates : 3 years
  • SC/ST candidates : 5 years
  • PwD candidates : 10 years over and above category relaxation
  • J&K Domicile / Ex- Servicemen/ Victims of riots : As per Govt. of India directives

Qualifying Degree

Full time B.E. or B.Tech or B.Sc (Engg.) from a recognized university or equivalent with a minimum 65% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA/ CPI (for a 10 point scale)


  • Electrical - Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)

  • Computer Science - Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Technology

Final Year students

Candidates who are in their final year/ semester and have got their results by August 14, 2020 will also be eligible to apply, provided they have obtained 65% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters

Reservation guidelinesReservation for OBC (NCL)/EWS/ SC/ ST/ PwD/ Ex – SM/ J&K Domiciled candidates/ Victims of riots shall be as per Government of India directives

Eligible Disciplines and GATE Paper for POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020


GATE Paper (Code)

Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg.) in

ET (Electrical) (Electrical)


Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)

ET (Computer Science)


Computer Science/Computer Engg./ Information Technology

Total vacancies



How to fill the application form for the POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020

  • Candidates have to first choose which post they are applying for

  • They have to provide their GATE 2020 details like GATE Application No., Registration No.,year and scores

  • Following which, they have to enter their personal details, PwD details if applicable, working experience with POSOCO in case of departmental candidates, mailing details, contact address, qualification details, bank details (for TA), transparency/ relationship declaration.

  • Candidates have to submit and pay the application fees of Rs 500 online. However, SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex-SM/ Departmental candidates were exempted from fee payment.

  • Upon successful payment, candidates will be required to take a printout of the application form.

  • Candidates are advised to remember not to use special characters like ',$,<,>,., etc while filling the application.

  • They have to fill OTP during Application Process which will be sent to their respective mobile phones.

  • The shortlisting of candidates will be done on the basis of their marks obtained in GATE 2020 (out of 100)

  • Candidates are required to login to check their status and download the call letter

  • Candidates who will be shortlisted will have to bring the documents mentioned in their interview call letter

  • Candidates will too have the option for appearing in Hindi for GD/ Interview.

Selection Procedure for POSOCO Recruitment through GATE 2020

Shortlisting Cutoff marks:


Category Qualifying % in Interview

Qualifying in Personal Interview

40% for unreserved and EWS

30% for OBC (NCL) /SC/ST/ PwD

Weightage of the Selection stages:



GATE 2020 Score out of 100


Group Discussion


Personal Interview




Pay Scale: Candidates will be paid Rs. 60000-180000 during the one-year training period. On successful completion of training, they will be absorbed as Engineers.

Service Agreement: Selected candidates will be required to execute a service agreement bond to successfully complete the prescribed training period and thereafter serve the organization for at least three years. The bond amount is Rs. 1,00,000/- for General/ EWS/ OBC (NCL) candidates and Rs. 50,000/- for SC/ST/PwD candidates

B-9 (1st Floor), Qutab Institutional Area,

Katwaria Sarai,

New Delhi -110016

Website: posoco.in

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How many Employees are recruited through gate in Electrical by PSUs can u give some data

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019


the number of employees recruiting through gate in psu is different for different stream. all through most of the companies hires electrical, mechanical, civil. some psus has vacancy for other streams as well. the top most recruiter for psu's for all india is power grid corporation, ntpc, iocl, ongc, posoco etc. last year air port authority of india also recruit al most total of 50 electrical engineers. so the total number is you can expect 200-300 number of seats . after the gate result declared some state government vacancies also arrived through gate exam.


What is cut for BSPHCL through gate for Electrical Engineer ?

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019
If we consider previous year data, so the gate electrical engineering cutoff for BSPHCL was 750 for general category and 620 for SC or ST category candidates, and remember the data is approximate which may vary with the fluctuation this year,
For more precise detail about the cutoff of various PSU's  you can go with the below link:
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if I will change my college and university both in second year of my BTech engineering will I be eligible for PSU and GATE exam or any other competitive exam??

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019


see most of the colleges dont allow middle of admission in any curriculum courses. also you need to think about before transfer to any college that if the second college is also affiliated by same university or not. some times transfer can be done between same group of colleges according to semester marks. so please think before transfer to any other college and discuss this with the respective college authority.

for gate exam eligibility criteria is you need to have passed the eligibility exam or in the final year of your degree course.


Is there core companies are recruiting through gate for electrical engineering student?

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019


There are lots of core PSU recruiting for electrical engineers through gate . Some of them are as follows-

Powergrid, NTPC, PSPCL,POSOCO,WBSECDL,NPCIL,BSNL,  and few psu also recruit them like bpcl, hpcl,ongc, iocl, vizag steel, etc.

Some private company also give edge to gate qualified students. For more details check this link


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use of qualifying in gate exam for st category .. what are benifits

Shareef 12th Nov, 2019
Benefits of GATE examination,
  • To persue ME/M.TECH
  • To improve your interest in a Field which inturn makes you an expert
  • Morr opportunities and placements in domain companies
  • Higher salary opportunities
  • Scholarship will be given
  • GATE qualified students are eligible for CSIR
  • Candidates are eligible for PSUs

And many more benefits you have in both private and government sectors with a great scope
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