Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2021 – PGCIL conducts recruitment through GATE 2021. The recruitment is open for Executive Trainee in Electrical, Electronics, Civil, and Computer Science. Candidates can fill the application form for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2021 as per schedule. The candidates may check the eligibility criteria, application process, detailed selection process, cutoff, and more details on PGCIL Executive Trainee Recruitment through GATE 2021 from this page.
PGCIL Executive Trainee Recruitment 2021
Candidates can check the important dates for GATE exam and PGCLI recruitment 2021 from the table below, the dates will be announced, we will update it below.
|For GATE 2021 Exam|
|Online Application Begins From||12 Sep 2020|
|Online Application Last Date||08 Oct 2020|
|Issue of Admit Card||8 Jan 2021|
|Date of Examination||5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14 Feb 2021|
|Declaration of Result||22 Mar 2021|
|Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2019|
|Notification will be available from||10 Jan 2021|
|Online Application begins from||15 Jan 2021|
|Last Date for Application||15 Feb 2021|
PGCIL Executive Trainee Eligibility Criteria
The candidates will have to satisfy the entire eligibility criteria or they will not be selected. The eligibility norms are as mentioned below.
Age Limit: The upper age limit is 28 years, as on December 31, 2018
Educational Qualification: The candidates must possess an engineering degree in the following streams. The candidates in final year may also apply. However, they need to ensure that do secure a CGPA of 65% .
|Course||Discipline||Percentage of Marks|
|Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg.) from recognized University/ Institute||Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)||Electronics / Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Telecommunication on / Electronics & Electrical Communication / Telecommunication on Engg||Civil Engineering||Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Technology||Minimum 65% or Equivalent CGPA *|
GATE Papers: The qualifying papers in GATE 2021 are as listed below.
|Post||Corresponding GATE 2021 Paper|
|ET (Computer Science)||CS|
PGCIL Executive Trainee Application Form
The candidates will have to apply online for the Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2021. While submitting the application form, the candidates will have to enter the following:
- GATE 2021 Application Number
- GATE 2021 Registration Number
- Personal Details
- Educational Details
- Communication Details
- Other Details
The candidates will also be required to pay application fee of Rs. 500. However, the candidates belonging to SC, ST, PwD, and Ex-SM category are exempted from the fee payment. The mode to submit the application fee amount will be online.
PGCIL Executive Trainee Selection Process
The selection process for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2021 will consist of the marks obtained by the candidate in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2021, Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Candidates need to follow the selection process as given below:
- Candidates with valid GATE 2021 scores will only be considered as eligible for the next stages of selection.
- Qualified candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their normalized marks out of 100 in GATE 2021, in the corresponding paper.
- Candidates will get their status information through their login at the Power Grid Online Application System. Shortlisted candidates need to download their call letter and other important documents for the interview.
- The candidates need to qualify the Personal Interview for the final selection with the qualifying percentage as given below:
Each stage will carry the respective weightage which will be as follows:
|Category||Qualifying % in Interview|
|OBC (NCL) / SC/ ST/ PwD||30% ( for posts reserved for the corresponding category as per notification to be issued before online submission of application to POWERGRID.)|
Group discussion will not have any Qualifying Marks.
Weightage of Different Parameters
For calculation of final score of a candidate for empanelment, the weightages of marks obtained in GATE, Group Discussion and Interview shall be as indicated below:
|GATE 2021 Marks (out of 100) in corresponding Paper||85%|
Service Agreement Bond
The selected candidates will have to serve the company for at least three years. Breaking this bond will lead to compensation of Rs. 1,00,000 for General/OBC (NCL) candidates and Rs. 50,000 for SC/ST/PwD candidates.
About Power Grid
Power Grid, the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) of India is one of the largest Transmission Utilities in the World and also a Navratna Enterprise of Government of India. It is engaged in power transmission business with the mandate to plan, co-ordination, supervision, and control over complete inter-State transmission system and operation of National and Regional Power Grids.
- Official website of Power Gride is wpowergridindia.com.
Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2018 Previous Year Cut Off
The final selection will be based on the GATE Cut Offs for Power Grid Recruitment released by Power Grid for the selection process. The cut offs will be prepared on the basis of the scores obtained by the candidates in all the three selection stages of the Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2018. Candidates from any category can get the tentative cut offs as per the previous years cut offs as given below:
GATE Cut Off 2016 for Power Grid Recruitment
|Discipline||UR||OBC (NCL)||SC||ST||PWD – Backlog (OH/HH)||PWD – OH|
- Qualified candidates in GD and Interview will need their GATE 2021 Admit Card and Score Card for the identification process.
- Candidates need to carry a valid photo ID card at the time of interview.
Last year PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2018 – From Here