IOCL announces recruitment of Engineers, Officers through GATE 2017

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IOCL announces recruitment of Engineers, Officers through GATE 2017

IOCL announces recruitment of EngineersIOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 - Applicants to IOCL can now fill the online application forms available below on this page for the IOCL Recruitment through GATE from January 10, 2017. The earlier date that was announced by IOCL was January 5, 2017 but the PSU didnot open the application facility on the said date. Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) is recruiting  Graduate Engineers who are Indian Nationals in the disciplines of  Chemical, Civil, Computer Science & Information Technology, Electrical, Electronics & Communications, Instrumentation, Mechanical , Metallurgical Engineering and Polymer Science & Engineering. The selected candidates will be recruited as Engineers/Officers. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their GATE 2017 Scores only. To fill the online application of the IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017, candidates need to enter their GATE Registration that will be mentioned in their Admit Card for GATE. The last date to apply has been extended to February 15, 2017. Check the complete details of the process of application, selection procedure, important dates as well all the important pertinant information for the IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 below before applying.

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Details of IOCL Recruitment through GATE eligibility criteria regarding disciplines, prescribed educational qualification, age and other eligibility criteria are given on this page.


IOCL Recruitment 2017 Important Dates





Release of GATE 2017 application form

September 1, 2016


Deadline to submit GATE 2017 application form

October 10, 2016


GATE 2017

February 4, 5, 11, and 12, 2017


GATE 2017 admit card download

January 4, 2017


Application form for IOCL Recruitment available from

January 10, 2017


Last date to apply

February 12, 2017


Eligibility Criteria for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017



Eligibility Parameters for IOCL



Qualifying Exam

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


M.Tech candidates:

Candidates who are doing their M.Tech can apply provided their graduation is in the specified disciplines only. They also must apply and qualify in GATE 2017 in the specified GATE paper for each discipline.

Integrated ME/ M.Tech candidates:

Candidates can apply if 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, 2017).

During selection and interview , candidates must have both BE/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech degree.

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


Pass Percentage

Candidates belonging to General and OBC (NCL) must have a 65% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam

For SC/ST and PwD it should be 55%


Final year students

At the time of applying :
General & OBC-NCL category students have secured minimum 65% Marks in aggregate

SC/ST/PWD candidates must have secured minimum 55% marks in aggregate

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


For Selection :

They must  submit their final mark sheet by 31st August, 2017


OBC NCL Reservation Certificate as on February 7, 2017

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



Age Limit as on June 30, 2017

General Category candidates must not be more than 26 years

OBC NCL Candidates must not be more than 29 years

SC/ST candidates must not be more than 31 years

Persons with Disabilities (PWDs)- Upper Age limit is relaxable by 10 years

Candidates domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during January 1, 1980 to December 31, 1989 can avail relaxation up to 5 years

Ex-servicemen – Relaxation will be up to 5 years





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

Government Departments / Public Sector Undertakings should produce ‘No Objection

Certificate’ at the time of Interview from their employer



GATE 2017 Paper CODE and Discipline:


Posts advertised

Disciplines allowed


GATE Paper


Disciplines NOT 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 & Communications 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














Bio-medical 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








Polymer Science and Engineering




Polymer Science and Engineering /Polymer Science & Engineering/ Petrochemical Engineering/Plastic  Technology


XL Paper Code F for (Polymer Science and Engineering section



Oil/Paint/ Surfactant/ Ceramics and Rubber Technology




How to Apply to IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017


Step 1: Registration -Candidates must regiser by entering the folowing information

  • Discipline applying for

  • GATE 2017 Registration No

  • Date of Birth

Step 2: Filling the application Form

  • After registration, they are required to enter their personal, academic and address details.

  • For logging in, applicants must enter their email ID and GATE 2017 registration number for completing the application form.

  • After the application is submitted, a unique IOCL application number will be generated. This has to be noted and kept safe by the candidates as it may be required during the interview process.

  • Candidates are required to download and keep printout of the filled in IOCL application safe with them.

  • They are required to affix a photograph (identical to one used in GATE 2017) on the application and must submit this if they are selected. The photo must be the same as used in the GATE 2017 Application Form and the Admit Card for GATE 2017.

Apply below for IOCL Recuitment through GATE 2017 OR Click here



Reprint IOCL Application Form? click here and enter Date of Birth and Registration No


Forgot Registration No? Click here. Enter GATE Registration No, Registered Email ID and Registered Mobile No.

IOCL Selection process

  • Candidates are required to appear in GATE 2017 in the respective discipline.

  • On the basis of valid GATE 2017 score, candidates will be selected for further selection procedure.

  • Shortlisted candidates have to participate in Group Discussion (GD), Group Task (GT) and Personal interview (PI) for assessment of different facets of knowledge, skill, attitude and aptitude.

  • Recruitment will be done based on their scores in GATE 2017, GD/GT and PI. The final merit will be prepared discipline-wise.

  • Candidates must secure minimum 40% marks in GD/GT and PI for being considered in the merit list.

Service Bond:  Candidates belonging to theGeneral category  will have to execute a bond of Rs.3,00,000 (Rs.50000/- for SC/ST/OBC & PWD candidates) to serve IOCL for a minimum period of three years from the date of joining.


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



Email Id: [email protected]

Mob No :+91-8754000913/ 8754000937


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