NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018


NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited or NLC is a ‘Navratna’ public sector enterprise which considers GATE 2018 scores. NLC will recruit candidates for the post of graduate executive trainees (E-2 grade) through GATE 2018 in the disciplines of Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Mining, Computer Science and Control & Instrumentation Engineering. Eligible and interested candidates are required to appear and qualify Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering or GATE 2018. The application form for the NLC recruitment through GATE 2018 will be made available from the first week of January 2018. Applicants will be selected on the basis of the GATE 2018 scores only. Candidates can fill and submit the application of NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 till the third week of January 2018. Candidates will have to upload their photograph and signature along with the application form. They are required to pay an application fee through SBI collect. Last year there were 100 vacancies for the post of Graduate Executive Engineers. To know more about NLC recruitment through GATE 2018 eligibility criteria, important dates, application, selection process, pay scale read the article below.


NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 Highlights

Name of Organization: Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited (NLC)
Vacancy Details: Graduate Executive Trainees in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics and Communication, Civil, Control & Instrumentation, Mining, Computer Engineering
Number of Posts: 100 (tentative)
Application Dates: First to fourth week of January 2018
Pay Scale: Rs.20,600 – 3% Rs.46,500

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018 – Dates

The application form of recruitment is expected to release in the first week of January 2018. The last date to submit the NLC recruitment application form is fourth week of January 2018. The recruitment of candidates in NLC for the post of Graduate Executive Trainees in Civil and Electrical will be done on the basis of GATE 2018.

Events Important Dates
GATE 2018 application form available from August 31, 2017
Last date to submit GATE 2018 application form October 9, 2017
GATE 2018 admit card January 5, 2018
GATE 2018 exam dates February 3, 4 10 and 11, 2018
Application form of recruitment available from First week of January 2018
Last date to fill NLC recruitment form 2018 Fourth week of January 2018

Eligibility for NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018

  • Candidates must be a citizen of India
  • They must have qualified in GATE 2018
  • Candidates must not have completed 30 years as on December 1, 2017.
  • Final year students are eligible to apply provided they can provide the mark sheets of all semesters / consolidated mark sheet & provisional certificate at the time of interview for ascertaining their eligibility.

Eligibility Criteria for NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Discipline wise

Discipline Qualifications GATE Paper Code
Mechanical Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or) AMIE in Mechanical Engineering with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC/ST ME
Electrical Degree in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering (or) AMIE in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC/ST EE
Electrical Degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering (or) AMIE in Electronics & Communication Engineering, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC. EC
Civil Degree in Civil / Civil & Structural Engineering (or) AMIE in Civil / Civil & Structural Engineering, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC/ST . CE
Control & Instrumentation Degree in Instrumentation / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control Engineering (or) AMIE in Instrumentation / Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control Engineering, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC. IN
Mining Degree in Mining Engineering (or) AMIE in Mining Engineering, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for SC/ST MN
Computer Degree in Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Engineering / Information Technology (or) AMIE in Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Engineering / Information Technology (or) PG Degree in Computer Applications, with 60% marks for UR/OBC & 50% marks for ST. CS

Previous Year Vacancies Details for NLC Recruitment through GATE

There were 100 vacancies in total for NLC recruitment through GATE. The distribution of vacancy for each category is as below.

Discipline Total Vacancies Vacancies for Reserved Categories
Mechanical 50 26 13 7 4
Electrical (EEE) 15 9 3 2 1
Electrical (ECE) 5 3 1 1
Civil 10 3 5 1 1
Control & Instrumentation 5 2 1 1
Mining 10 6 1 2 1
Computer 5 2 2 1
Total 100 51 26 14 8

How to apply for NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018?

The application procedure for NLC recruitment through GATE 2018 is divided into two stages.

Stage 1: Filling up GATE application form 2018
Stage 2: Filling up NLC recruitment form 2018

GATE application form 2018

IIT Guwahati has released GATE application form 2018 on August 31, 2017. Candidates can access and fill up GATE application form through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) till October 9. The entrance exam will be conducted across 199 cities across India and 6 abroad on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018.

NLC recruitment form 2018

Before registering/applying online, the candidates should possess valid e-mail ID, which should remain valid at least for next one year. Candidates have to click on the tabs and fill the details accordingly. Candidates should enter correctly GATE 2018 registration number (provided in the GATE 2018 admit card) in online application.

Personal Details: The details to be mentioned will be:

  • Application Number
  • Candidates Name
  • Father’s Name
  • Are you an Ex-Serviceman?
  • Are you a Person with Disability
  • Are you a former employee of NLC?
  • Are you a serving employee of NLC?
  • Address for Communication
  • Entire address
  • Other Details
  • Language Known
  • Have you ever been convicted/ detained/ Prosecuted/ arrested/ bound down/ debarred/ fined by court of Law?
  • Is any case pending against you?
  • Are you related to any employee of NLC?
  • Have you been a candidate for any other post in NLC during one last year?

After submitting all the details, the candidates will have to click on the ‘Submit’ button.

Qualification details: Next, in the application form of NLC recruitment through GATE 2018, the candidates will have enter:

  • Are you a final year student?
  • Primary Qualification Particulars
  • Select Discipline type
  • Select Degree
  • Select Specialization
  • College
  • University/Institution
  • Course Duration
  • % of Marks
  • Month / Year of Passing
  • Month / Year of Admission
  • Expected Month / Year of Passing (if applicable)

After submitting these details a link for ‘GATE Examination Details’ will be displayed. Candidates must click on it and submit the following.

  • GATE 2018 registration number as in GATE Admit Card 2018
  • Discipline against which registered
  • GATE examination year

Submitting these, the message will appear indicating that the GATE 2018 details have been submitted successfully. Candidates then need to click on ‘Back’ button. The application form of NLC Recruitment Through GATE 2018 will be again directed to the Qualification page where the candidates will have to click the ‘Next’ button.

Experience details: Candidates need to furnish the following details:

  • Organisation name
  • Organisation type
  • Post held
  • Period
  • Nature of employment
  • DA pattern
  • Scale of pay/grade pay, if any
  • Basic pay
  • CTC per annum
  • Nature of Duties (Max. 1000 words)

After filling these details, candidates will have to select the post for which they are applying and click on ‘Next’ button to proceed.

NLC Recruitment Form 2018: Application Fees- The candidates belonging to UR and OBC category need to submit Rs. 300 as application fee for NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018. The amount of fee can only be remitted through State Bank Collection Facility. Under the SBI Bank Collection, the payment gateway will be Debit/Credit Card, Net Banking and Cash Payment. SC/ST category candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.

NLC Recruitment Form 2018: Uploading Images- Candidates will also have to upload the photograph and the signature. Candidates must not send hard copy of documents/certificates in original.

NLC Recruitment Form 2018: Confirmation Page- After submission of NLC recruitment form 2018 candidates must download the confirmation page for further selection process.

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Training Period- Candidates will be on training for a period of minimum one year (extendable). During the training period the Graduate Executive Trainees will be paid the following:

  • Basic pay
  • Dearness allowance (presently 120.3 % of basic pay) and
  • Common allowance (40% of basic pay) per month.
  • Performance related pay annually
  • Superannuation benefit (30% of basic pay + Dearness Allowance),
  • Free Medical treatment for self and dependents; HBA, Group
  • Insurance as per rules.

Eligible residential accommodation (unfurnished) will be provided depending on the place of posting at the nominal rent.

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Service Bond Details: Selected candidates while joining the post of Graduate Executive Trainee in NLC will be required to execute a Service Agreement Bond for a value of Rs.1,00,000/- to serve the Corporation for a minimum period of three years after completion of training.

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Selection Process

Candidates will be shortlisted for selection process in the order of merit prepared by NLC based on the marks scored by them (out of 100) in GATE 2018. The list of candidates shortlisted for selection process will be published in NLC call letters. Candidates will be called for Personal Interview (PI) through email/sms and publication of list by the authority.

  • Proof of Date of Birth (Birth Certificate or SSLC/Matriculation Mark Sheet)
  • Certificate in proof of possessing notified professional qualification (Degree/AMIE Certificate in the notified branch of Engineering)
  • Mark sheets in proof of having prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying degree
  • GATE 2018 score card
  • Caste certificate
  • Disability certificate, clearly indicating the type of disability (if required)
  • Discharge certificate (if Ex-serviceman)
  • No objection Certificate (NOC), if working in Govt. / PSU / Quasi Govt. companies
  • If SC/ST/OBC/Disability certificate are in a language other than English/Hindi, then candidates have to submit a self-certified translated version in Hindi or English

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2018: Pay Scale Details

Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs.20600-3%-46500 (E-2 Grade) and offered compensation package (CTC will range from Rs.9.05 to 9.65 Lakhs per annum).

NLC Recruitment through GATE 2017

A total of 603 candidates were provisionally shortlisted for attending Personal Interview based on the marks scored by them in GATE 2017

S.No. Disciplines Cutoff marks Personal Interview Total
1 Mechanical 82. 75. 72. 62. 46.30 132 103 30 26 12 303
2 Electrical – EEE 66. 62. 52. 49.60 39.30 43 17 12 12 6 90
3 Electrical -ECE 69. 67. 55. NR 35. 16 2 6   6 30
Civil 84. 72.60 70. 71. 45. 13 29 6 6 6 60
Control & Instrumentaion 80. 70. 59. NR NR 12 12 6     30
6 Mining 49. 46. 32. 31. NR 36 6 12 6   60
7 Computer 77. 62. 54. 43.90 34. 1 12 5 6 6  
TOTAL 253 181 77 56 36 603

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