PSU Recruitment Through GATE 2018


PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018: Nowadays many Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) in India are accepting GATE 2018 score to recruit engineers at entry level positions. If candidates seeking highly paid jobs in PSUs then they must have good GATE score 2018. Most of the PSUs accept GATE score to fill their vacancies for junior level engineers. Some of the PSUs like BPCL, GAIL, BHEL, HPCL, ONGC, DRDO, DMRC, NHAI, IOCL, etc. do their recruitment through GATE 2018. Since last few years, many of these companies recruit graduate engineers through based on their GATE scores. Candidates who wish to pursue their careers in PSUs must appear and secure good marks in GATE 2018 which is scheduled to be held on computer based mode on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. This year, GATE 2018 is conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati for recruitment purpose in Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) and selection of candidates for M.E./M.Tech/Ph.D programmes in IITs/NITs/CFITs. The dates & notification of MDL, NTPC-SAIL, NPCIL, ONGC, IOCL, HPCL, NTPC, BPCL, Vizag Steel and Powergrid has been released for recruitment through GATE 2018. The complete details on PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 check the article below. 
Latest: GATE Application Form 2018 available online – Apply here


PSU Recruitment through GATE was started in 2012 and after that many PSUs announced that GATE score to be mandatory for recruitment of candidates at entry level. In 2017, more than 40 PSUs accepted GATE score for recruitment purposes.

PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 – Eligibility criteria

Candidates must have appeared and qualified GATE 2018 to apply for PSUs. Each PSU will release their own cut off score and candidates who obtain equal to more than the required cut off score can fill the application form of PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018. Based on the number vacancies in each branches, companies will call an adequate number of candidates for group discussion and personal interview. Based on the performance in GD & PI candidates will be selected for the applied posts.


PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 Eligibility:

  • Appeared and qualified Gate 2018
  • Secured cut off score for the applied posts as declared by PSUs
  • Must have filled PSU recruitment application form

PSU Recruitment through GATE Application Dates:

Candidates who are willing to participate in PSU Recruitment through GATE must fill the application form of GATE 2018 which has been made available on August 31, 2017. The last date to fill the online application form is October 05, 2017. Also, candidates must have qualified GATE 2018 by securing cut off score as per their category. Along with this candidates have to fill the application form of PSU Recruitment through GATE which will begin tentatively from October 2017. Each PSU will release their application form and candidates have to apply as per their choice of jobs in PSUs.

How to apply to PSUs recruitment through GATE 2018?

  • Select the PSUs as per your choice
  • Fill the PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 form within the prescribed dates
  • Submit the requisite fee
  • Candidates who have required cut off score as declared by PSUs will be called for GD & PI

List of All PSUs Recruiting Through GATE

Candidates can check below the details of PSUs recruiting through GATE 2018.

PSU Name Application Dates Total vacancies Notification
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) January 5 to February 2, 2018 N/A Click Here
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) January 2018 50 Click Here
National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC) January 10 to 31, 2018 N/A Click Here
Power Grid January 5 to 31, 2018 152 Click here
Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) January 5 to February 4, 2018 150 Click Here
Vizag Steel  To be notified  – Click Here
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) January 12 to February 12, 2018  N/A Click Here
Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) March 2018 150 Click Here
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) March 2018 2510 Click Here
West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) February 2018 112 Click Here
Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES) March 2018 N/A Click Here
Central Electronics Limited (CEL) January 2018 NA

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Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Limited (NLC) January 2018  100 Click Here 
Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) January 8 to February 7, 2018 8 Click Here
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC)  March/April 2018  720 (approx)  Click Here
Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) January 2018 NA Click Here
Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India April 2018 8 Click Here
Haryana Power Utilities (HPU) April 2018 N/A Click Here
Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited (MECL) January 2018 NA Click Here 
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre January 2018 NA Click Here
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) March 2018  N/A Click Here
Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) April 2018 N/A Click Here
Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL ) April 2018 NA Click Here
National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) April 2018 25 Click Here


What are PSUs and its types?

Public Sector Company or undertaking refers to any corporation or company that is owned by government. PSUs is under control of Union Government or State Government or any Territorial Government who owns a share of 51 % or more. These types of companies are mostly regarded as a company belonging to the public sector. The classification of PSUs is based on listing on Indian stock exchange, global presence, annual revenue and operations. Based on these PSUs are classified under following category.

  • Maharatna
  • Navaratna
  • Miniratna

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