Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017

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Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017

Power Grid announces recruitment of Executive Trainees through GATE 2017Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017 -  Engineers who have applied and appeared for GATE 2017 can fill the application forms for the Power Grid recruitment through GATE 2017 tentatively from the first week of March 2017. The PSU which earlier had announced the availability of the application forms from February 15, 2017 has issued a new notification stating that candidates can expect the application process to start from March 2017. PGCIL is one of the largest transmission utilities in the world and a Navratna enterprise of Govt. of India. The Power Grid recruitment through GATE is for the post of Executive Trainees in the disciplines of Electrical, Electronics, Civil and Computer Science Engineering.  Candidates will be required to register themselves online with details of their GATE 2017 application number, registration number and personal as well as academic details. Interested candidates can check the details of the Power Grid recruitment in detail below on this page

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Name of PSU: Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)

Posts Advertised for: Executive Trainees

 

Disciplines:

  • Electrical Engineering

  • Electronics Engineering,

  • Civil Engineering

  • Computer Science

Important Dates for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017

S.No.

Events

Dates

1.

Release of GATE 2017 application form

September 1, 2016

2.

Deadline to submit GATE 2017 application form

October 10, 2016

3.

GATE 2017

February 4, 5, 11, and 12, 2017

4.

GATE 2017 admit card download

January 5, 2017

5.

Application form for Power Grid Recruitment available from

March 1st week, 2017

6.

Last date to apply

to be notified

7. 

Interviews

May/June 2017

Eligibility Criteria for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017

 

Nationality: Indian


Qualifying Exam and Pass Percentage

Course

Pass Percentage

Discipline

Electrical

Electronics

Civil

Computer Science

Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg.) from recognized University/ Institute

Minimum 65% or
Equivalent CGPA in the qualifying exam

 

Electrical/

Electrical (Power)/

Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/

Power Engineering (Electrical)

Electronics /

Electronics & Communication/

Electronics & Telecommunication /

Electronics & Electrical Communication / Telecommunication Engg.

Civil Engineering

Computer Science/

Computer Engg./

Information Technology

Other recognized BE./B.Tech equivalent qualifications of professional societies

(e.g. AMIE)

Electrical

Electrical

Electrical

Electrical

Important: Final Year / Semester students expecting their results by August 14, 2017 are also eligible, provided theymeet the given eligibility criteria of having a minimum of 65% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate up till the 7th semester.

 

GATE 2017 Criteria:

 

Candidate should have appeared in the  GATE 2017 paper as shown below in the table to be considered for the recruitment by PGCIL.

S.No.

Post

Corresponding GATE 2017 Paper

 1

ET (Electrical)

EE

 2

ET (Electronics)

EC

 3

ET (Civil)

CE

 4

ET (Computer Science)

CS

Upper Age Limit

 

Candidates must be less than 28 years as on December 31, 2016. Relaxaion will be as per the Govt guidelines given below.

  • OBC-NCL - 3 years

  • SC/ST - 5 years

  • PwD - 10 years

  • J&K Domicile/Ex-Servicemen/Victims of Riots - as per the Govt guidelines existing.

How to apply for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017?

  • Candidates will be required to register and fill their personal details, GATE 2017 Registration No and  academic details.

  • Applicants must ensure that the details match those in the GATE 2017 application form.

  • After successful submission of the application for the Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 2017, an unique registration number will be generated.

  • Candidates will be able to download the completed application form which they must do in "Potrait"

  • They will receive an email also to their registered email ID after submission.

  • For subsequent log in to download the call letters, check shortlisted candidates, candidates must use their regsitered Email ID as the Login ID and the Power Grid registration no as password.

Important: Candidates must carry their original GATE Admit Card 2017 and GATE Score Card 2017 while reporting for the interview.

 

Selection Process for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE 

 

Qualified candidates will be shortlisted category-wise for group discussion and personal interview based on their normalized marks out of 100 in GATE 2017, in the corresponding paper.

 

Candidates must qualify in the personal interview in order to be considered for empanelment. The qualifying percentage of marks in interview for different categories are mentioned below:

Category

Qualifying % in Interview

Unreserved

40%

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.)

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 2017 Marks (out of 100) in corresponding Paper

85%

Group Discussion

3%

Personal Interview

12%

Total

100%

Only GATE 2017 score (normalized marks out of 100) is valid for this recruitment process. GATE score of 2016 or prior is not valid.

Pay Scale & Probation Details

 

Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs. 24900-50500 while undergoing the one year training period. On successful completion of their training, candidates will be absorbed as Engineer. Candidates may note that the CTC and other emoluments may vary based on the place of posting as well as the terms of appointment. The approximate CTC will include Basic Pay, Dearness Allowance, Perquisites and Allowance as per cafeteria approach, Performance Related Pay, Company Leased Accommodation / Company Quarters or HRA, Reimbursement of monthly conveyance expenditure, mobile facility, etc and will be as shown below. Candidates may note that this is the Cost to Company per annum.

Details of CTC Per Annum:

Time Frame

Amount

During Training

Rs.8.5 lakhs

After Training

Rs.14.9 lakhs

Service Agreement Details

 

Selected candidates are required to execute a service agreement bond to successfully complete the one year trtaining period of one year and serve the organization for a minimum of 3 years. Candidates are required to execute a service bond for Rs 1,00,000/- for General/OBC (NCL) candidates. SC/ST/PwD candidates have to execute a bond of Rs 50,000/-.

 

GATE Cutoff for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE in the previous years

 

GATE Cutoff for Power Grid Recruitment through GATE in 2016 (for shortlisting for GD & interview)

Branch

UR

OBC (NCL)

SC

ST

PwD-OH

PwD-HH

EE

64.72

57.49

45.82

44.35

27.91

18.23

EC

68.75

65.32

55.85

49.13

-

-

CE

78.43

71.46

59.22

60.57

-

-

CS

73.15

70.1

57.4

 -

 -

 -

GATE Cutoff Power Grid Recruitment through GATE in 2015 (for shortlisting for GD & interview)

Post/GATE 2015 Cutoff for Interview

UR

PwD-OH

PwD-HH

OBC-NCL

 SC

ST

Electrical

59.10

25.12

16.94

53.44

44.65

41.84

Civil

73.49

66.71

60.11

53.78

Information Technology

70.67

66.60

Click here to know complete details about PSU Recruitment through GATE 2017.

 

Stay tuned to engingeering.careers360.com for more news and updates on GATE 2017. 

 

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