PGCIL Recruitment 2024, Check Engineer Trainee Notification, Application Link

By Radhika Jaiswal

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PGCIL Recruitment 2024, Check Engineer Trainee Notification, Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates, Selection Process Application Link: One of the top transmission utilities in the world, Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL), has posted openings for Engineer Trainee positions. For recent engineering grads, this is a fantastic chance to work for a prestigious company that is essential to the power industry.

The goal of the PGCIL Engineer Trainee Recruitment campaign is to fill 435 open posts in disciplines like Electronics, Computer Science, Electrical, and Civil. The application window will conclude on July 4, 2024, after opening on June 12th. Download the official notification from the PGCIL website to review the qualifying requirements and conditions before applying.

PGCIL Engineer Trainee Recruitment 2024

Organization NamePower Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)
Post NameEngineer Trainee
Total Vacancies435
Last date to apply04 July 2024
Mode of ApplicationOnline

PGCIL Engineer Trainee – Eligibility Requirements & Conditions

Educational Qualifications

For Engineer Trainee (Electrical): Candidates should possess a degree in B.E., B.Tech. and B.Sc (Engineering) with 60% marks in aggregate from a recognised university or institute. Additionally, they should have a degree in any discipline i.e. Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical & Electronics/ Power System Engineer/ Power Engineering (Electrical).

For Engineer Trainee (Electronics): Candidates should have a degree with at least 60% marks in their respective degree, i.e. B.E., B.Tech. and B.Sc (Engineering) from a recognised institute. Along with this, they should have a degree in any discipline of Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Telecommunication/ Electronics and Electrical Communication and Telecommunication Engineering.

For Engineer Trainee (Civil): Candidates must have passed B.E., B.Tech. and B.Sc (Engineering) with a minimum of 60% marks from a recognised university or institute. Also, candidates should have a Civil Engineering Degree in any discipline.

For Engineer Trainee (Computer Science): Candidates should possess a degree in B.E., B.Tech. and B.Sc (Engineering) from a recognised institute with at least 60% marks in aggregate and have a degree in Computer Science/ Computer Engineering and Information Technology (IT).

Age Limit 

As of December 31, 2023, candidates cannot be older than 28. The following are the categories where the upper age limit has been loosened:

CategoryAge Relaxation
For OBC (NCL) category candidates03 years
For SC/ST category candidates05 years
For PwBD category candidates10 years
For Ex-Serviceman/ Victims of RiotsAs per Govt. of India directives

Application Fee Structure

Candidates must pay the application registration fee (₹500/-) in order to apply online for PGCIL Vacancies. Candidates who identify as SC, ST, PwBD, ex-servicemen, departmental, or who are female are exempt from paying the registration fee.

Note: The application fee may be paid online to the organizations through Net Banking, credit card, debit card, and other online sources. It cannot be refunded after payment has been made.

Important Dates

  • Notification release date – 12 June 2024
  • Starting date of application registration – 12 June 2024
  • Last date to submit a filled application form – 04 July 2024

Selection Method & Weightage of Different Parameters

The selection process consists of marks obtained in the correspondence paper of GATE 2024, Group Discussions and Personal Interview, which will be followed by a document verification and a medical examination. Here is the outline of the selection process:

  • GATE Examination 2024
  • Group Discussions
  • Personal Interview
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

Weightage of Different Parameters 

GATE 2024 (Out of 100 marks) in correspondence paper85%
Group Discussions03%
Personal Interview12%
Total 100%

How to apply online for the PGCIL Recruitment 2024?

Applicants can apply for the different Engineer Trainee Positions by following these steps:

  1. Visit’s official website.
  2. Select “Career” from the menu, then “Openings.”
  3. Locate “PGCIL Engineer Trainee-2024 Recruitment through GATE 2024 Adt. No. CC/08/2023, dated 26-09-2023.”
  4. Select “New Registration” after selecting “Register & Login Apply.”
  5. After completing the form, click “Register.”
  6. After logging in, fill out the application.
  7. Once your documents are uploaded, pay the fee.
  8. Print the application so you have it handy for later.

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