HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017


HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 – Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) has released the application form, for recruitment of officers, on January 10, 2017. The form has been made available online and candidates have to submit the application form latest by February 10, 2017. Engineering graduates in Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication, Instrumentation, and Chemical are eligible to apply for the post. Candidates must have valid GATE 2017 score as the selection will be done only as per GATE 2017. However, before applying, candidates must ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria defined for the examination. The link to fill the application form is given below. Candidates interested in HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 may also check the vacancy details, application process, selection process, and other crucial details below on this page.


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Organization Name: Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)
Category: Navratnas
Post: Officer
Total no. of Vacancies: To be notified.

Important Dates for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017

S No. Events Important Dates
1 Availability of GATE 2017 Application Form September 01, 2016
2 Last date for submitting GATE Application Form October 10, 2016
3 Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City November 16, 2016
4 Availability of GATE 2017 Admit Card January 5 January 04, 2017
5 Availability of online Application for HPCL January 10, 2017
6 Submission of online application for HPCL February 10, 2017
7 Declaration of GATE 2017 Result March 27, 2017

Selection Procedure of HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017

  • Candidates will be recruited on the basis of valid GATE 2017 marks.
  • Only GATE 2017 marks will be considered for the recruitment process.
  • Qualified candidates will be called for further selection process.
  • Candidates will have to qualify all the levels of selection process to get recruited.

Eligibility Criteria of HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017

Only the candidates who will meet the below mentioned Eligibility Criteria will be considered for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017. 

Nationality – The candidate must be a national of India. 

Medical Fitness – To be considered for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017, the candidates will have to ensure that they are medical fit as per the Corporation’s pre-employment medical standard.

Age Limit – The applicant must be, at least, 25 years old, as on June 30, 2017. Hence, he/she must have been born on or after June 30, 1992.

It should also be noted that the relaxation SC/OBC/ST/PWD candidates will be provided as per the Directives under Presidential. The upper age limit for each category will be relaxed as below:

  • SC/ST – by 5 years
  • OBC-NCL – by 3 years
  • PWD – by 10 years
  • Ex-Servicemen – by 5 years
  • PWD (OBC-NCL) – by 13 years
  • PWD (SC/ST) – by 15 years
  • Domicile of Jammu and Kashmir – by 5 years

Education Qualification – Candidates must have persuaded 4 years full-time Engineering or Technology degree course from an AICTE/UGC recognised institute/university. In the UG course, the candidates must have secured 60% marks. However, for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category the minimum marks in qualifying exam is relaxed upto 10%. Hence, they just need to score 50% aggregate in UG program.

Note: The candidates in the final year of their UG course are also eligible. However, these candidates must be able to submit their final mark sheet until August 31, 2017. Also, must fulfil the criteria above during the selection.

Required Disciplines and GATE Paper – From the table below, candidates can check the respective GATE paper and Discipline for each post under HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017.

Post Graduation Discipline GATE 2017 Paper
Mechanical Mechanical, Mechanical and Production ME
Civil Civil Engineering CE
Electrical Electrical, Electrical and Electronics EE
Electronics & Telecommunication Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Applied Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication EC
Instrumentation Instrumentation & Control, Instrumentation, Electronics &
Instrumentation, Instrumentation
& Process Control, Instrumentation & Electronics
Chemical Chemical, Petroleum Refining & Petrochemical,
Petroleum Refining, and Petrochemical

Reservation of HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017

  • For SC, ST and OBC- NCL candidates, reservation will be as per Government Directives.
  • For PWD candidates (with 40% or above disability), 3% of the vacancies will be reserved.

It should also be noted that the under HPCL Recruitment through GATE, each vacancy is for the respective category of PWD. 

S.No. Post PWD Category
1 Civil Engineer OA, OL, HH
2 Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics & Telecommunication, and Instrumentation OL and HH
3 chemical Engineer OA and OL

GATE 2017 Details

1    GATE 2017 Registration (Closed) CLICK HERE
2    Information about GATE 2017 CLICK HERE

Payment of Application Fee for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017

  • Candidates have to pay the application fees of Rs. 265.
  • SC/ST/PWD candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.
  • Candidates need to pay the application fee online through Debit/ Credit card or through Challan at SBI bank.

How to Apply for HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017?

  • Candidates have to apply for GATE 2017.
  • After obtaining GATE 2017 registration number, candidates have to fill up the online Application Form for HPCL.
  • Candidates have to fill up the application form with all the relevant details. Candidates must ensure that the details entered in the Application form matches with the details entered in GATE 2017 Application Form.
  • Candidates will need to upload scanned images of their latest passport size photograph (similar to the one affixed in GATE 2017 Application Form) and resume.
  • After the final submission of application, a 12 digit application number will be generated by the system.
  • Candidates are advised to note down the application no. and keep it safe for future reference.
  • Candidates will require taking a print out of the Application form and affixing their recent passport size photograph, and put their signature at the space provided in the form.
  • Candidates must ensure to keep the application form safe and secure.

HPCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 Pay Scale

The approximate Cost to the Company (CTC) is 10.73 lacs. The selected officers will be paid a basic salary of Rs. 24,900 to Rs.50,500. Along with the basic pay, selected officers will be entitled to allowance of 50% of Basic Pay under Cafeteria Approach (including medical benefits for self and family members), Dearness Allowance, HRA and retiral Benefits up to 30% of basic Pay & DA.

GATE Cutoff marks for the previous years are as follows:











































Contact Details:

Address: Regd. Office: 17, Jamshedji Tata Road, Mumbai – 400020.
Website: www.hindustanpetroleum.com