HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019 for Officers Post
HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019: Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited has released the official recruitment notification for GATE qualifiers. job profile on offer in HPCL through GATE 2019 is of the Officer. The online applications for HPCL will be available from January 15, 2019.
Application forms for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019 will be available online from January 15, 2019 onwards. Eligible candidates with valid GATE 2019 score in Mechanical, Civil and Chemical Engineering will be eligible to apply if they meet the specified criteria. Aspiring candidates must fill and submit the application form for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019 by February 15. Candidates may be required to pay the application fee via challan/net banking/credit card/debit card. Candidates will be selected for recruitment on the post of Officers based on their GATE score. In case candidates are shortlisted, they may be called for GD/GT or Personal Interview. To know more about HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019 like important dates, application form, selection procedure, eligibility criteria related to age, educational qualification, nationality, etc, read the article below.
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) is a navratna and Forbes 2000 company. In Fortune Global 500 list it ranked at 384 and in the list of Platts Top 250 Global energy companies, it ranked in 48th place in the year 2016. For more detail about company profile please refer to the notification given at the end of this article.
About GATE 2019 Exam:
- IIT Madras has scheduled GATE 2019 from February 2, 3, 9 and 10 in CBT mode.
- The examination will be conducted in over 95 cities in India and 6 foreign cities.
- The registration window for GATE exam closed on October 1, candidates can download GATE Admit Cards from January 4, 2019.
- GATE 2019 result will be announced on March 16, 2019 and the score cards of GATE 2019 will be released separately on March 20.
Important Dates related to HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
|1.||Application form for HPCL Recruitment starts||January 15, 2019 at midnight|
|2.||Deadline for submitting HPCL application form||February 15, 2019 till 11.59 pm|
|3.||GATE 2019 examination||February 2, 3, 9 and 10, 2019|
|4.||GATE 2019 Admit Card||January 4, 2019|
|5.||GATE Result 2019||March 16, 2019|
|6.||GATE Score Card 2019||March 20, 2019|
Eligibility Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
|S.No.||Eligibility Parameters for HPCL||Specifications|
|1||Nationality||Indians only can apply|
|2||Qualifying Examination||Candidates must have passed/cleared full time 4 years bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology|
|4||Final year students||At the time of filling the application form or applying
Gen/OBC (NCL) category candidates must have secured 60% aggregate marks, while SC/ST/PwD candidates should have secured minimum 50% aggregate marks till the last semester examination
For Selection However, the condition for the final year students is that they should submit their final mark sheet by August 31, 2019
|5||OBC NCL Reservation Certificate as on February, 2019 (exact date will be specified later)||
|6||Age Limit as on June 30, 2019||Candidates from General Category are not required to be more than 25 years. In other words, candidates are required to be born on or after June 30, 1994
Relaxation to different category candidates as follows
|7||NOC||At the time of interview, all candidates employed in Government/Semi- Government/Central/State
Government Departments/Public Sector Undertakings are required to produce ‘No Objection
Certificate’ from their employer
|8||Non Eligible Disciplines||Candidates who have studied Automobile Engineering, Production Engineering, Mechatronics, Industrial Engineering, Construction Engineering, etc are not eligible.|
Eligibility & Selection Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
|S.No.||Discipline||Prescribed 4-year full time Engineering Degree||GATE Paper Code|
|1||Mechanical||Mechanical, Mechanical & Production||ME|
|3||Chemical||Chemical, Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining & Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining||CH|
HPCL Recruitment Application Form 2019
Candidates can apply for only one discipline and only if they have valid GATE 2019 scores. Candidates can check the given table above to know which GATE paper will be considered for which branch in their qualifying exam.
How to apply for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019?
Candidates have to follow and complete the following steps for applying,
- Filling application form and submission
- Application fee payment
What to keep ready before Registration for HPCL Recruitment 2019?
- Scanned copy of the same passport size photo affixed in GATE application (in jpg/gif format and in size less than 50 KB)
- Resume (in doc/docx format maximum file size 200 KB)
Stage 1 – Registration
The first step in the HPCL recruitment is registration. To do that, candidates muct click on “Career Opportunities”. Registration for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019 will only be possible after downloading their GATE admit card 2019 on which their GATE registration number 2019 will be available. Candidates have to login and use this registration number of GATE 2019 to register.
Stage 2 – Filling application form and submission
After registration, candidates need to fill the application form by entering the following details,
- Details related to GATE 2019 – Registration No, Paper etc
- Complete Name (As mentioned in GATE 2019 application form)
- Mailing Address
- Educational Qualification details
Candidates may next upload their resume and photograph as per the specification mentioned above.
They must submit the application form online after which a unique 12 digit HPCL Application Number will be generated. Candidates must download their application form and take a printout of the same. They must then affix a recent passport size photograph on it and put signature at the specified space. This printed application form must be kept safe as it will be required at various steps of the recruitment process.
Stage 3 – Application fee payment
General category candidates have to pay Rs 236 in case of debit cards, Rs 271 in case of credit cards and Rs 271 in case of payment through bank vouchers. SC/ST/PWD candidates are exempted from fee payment.
Fee Payment Modes
- Online payment through Credit/Debit Card
- Through Challan at SBI
For online payment
Payment can be done through Credit/Debit Card. Candidates will find the status changed to Payment Received on successful fee payment. Take printout of the acknowledgement of payment and keep it safe.
For offline payment through SBI Challan
- Download the challan and take a printout.
- After two working days of application submission, go and deposit the amount in cash in HPCL Powerjyoti A/C Number 32315049001 at nearest SBI branch
- After the fee payment, cross-check and ensure that the bank affixes ‘payment received’ stamp and Journal no. on both parts of challan.
- Collect the ‘Candidate’s copy’ of part 2 of the challan from bank and keep it safe for future reference.
- On successful fee payment, the payment status will change to “Payment Received”
Note: If the fee payment status is not updated to “Payment Received” within 3-4 working days, then the candidates must mail the scanned copy of paid challan to email@example.com
Selection Process for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
|Stages of Selection||Parameters||Weightage|
|Shortlisting||Category-wise discipline wise merit list based on GATE 2019 marks||85%|
|Pre-selection||Selection tools like Group Discussion (GD) & Personal Interviews (PI) etc||15%|
|Selection||Based on Medical Fitness as per company policy||–|
Reservation Criteria for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
|1||SC, ST and OBC- NCL||Reservation will be as per Government Directives|
|2||PwD candidates (with 40% or above disability)||3% of the vacancies will be reserved|
|Civil Engineer||OA. OL. HH|
|Mechanical Engineer||OL. HH, LV|
|Chemical Engineer||OA. OL|
Process after HPCL Selection through GATE 2019
Selected candidates have to undergo one year of training (mandatory) post which they will be absorbed as Officers at HPCL. Candidates can be posted for shift duties in any SBU/Division/Department of the PSU at any place in the country/otherwise.
Training & Probation
For 1 year from the date of joining, the selected Officers will be on Probation. Post successful training completion, they will be confirmed as officers in Grade A. Confirmation letters will be given to them subject to complying with satisfactory performance, attendance requirements, verification of antecedents, verification of caste status/certificate and caste validity wherever applicable and qualifying in technical competency test and project. Rs 5000 will be deducted as retention amount during the first six months of probation. This amount will be refunded after confirmation.
Pay Scale and Perks
On joining, the candidates will also be entitled for additional benefits as applicable. Besides Basic Pay, they will be entitled to allowance at 50% of Basic Pay under Cafeteria Approach (including medical benefits for self and family members), Dearness Allowance, HRA and retirement Benefits up to 30% of Basic Pay & DA which include Contributory Provident Fund, Gratuity, and Superannuation Benefit applicable as per Corporation’s policy in force at that time. Apart from this, Performance Related Pay (PRP) is also paid to them as per the PSU’s policy.
Details related to Remuneration Package (Cost to the company)
|Position||Salary Grade||Basic Salary||Approx. CTC***|
|Officer||A||60,000 – 1,80,000||16.7 Lacs|
GATE Cutoff for HPCL recruitment through GATE in 2016
GATE Cutoff for HPCL recruitment is the marks/score required by the candidates in order to be considered eligible for recruitment. Candidates can check below the GATE cutoff (which is the raw marks out of 100) of previous year for different categories.
It recruits Engineers for Officers post on the basis of GATE Score every year. All the detail required to complete application procedure is given below.
|Discipline||4 year full time Engineering degrees||GATE Paper|
|Mechanical||Mechanical, Mechanical & Production||ME|
|Chemical||Chemical, Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining & Petrochemical,
Note: Applicants having any other degree/combination degree eg. Production Engg., Automobile Engg., Mechatronics, Industrial Engg., Construction Engg. etc., other than mentioned above are not eligible to apply. These exclusions are only indicative and not exhaustive
Percentage of Marks: 60% marks ( aggregate marks of all semesters) for GEN/OBC and 50% for ST/SC in the qualifying degree examination.
Candidates currently in final year of their engineering studies may also apply. However, if selected, they must be in a position to submit their final mark sheet by 31st August 2019. At the time of applying, candidates (belonging to General and OBC NC category) should have secured minimum 60% aggregate marks up to last semester examinations which are relaxed to 50% for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
Age Limit for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2019
Upper Limit is 25 years as on 30th June 2019 for the general category candidates i.e. candidates born on or after 30.06.1994. Age relaxation for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per the Presidential Directives.
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