Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) is a company owned by Navratna and Forbes 2000. It recruits its engineers for Officers post on the basis of GATE score every year. The application forms for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019 will be available online from January 2019 onwards. Aspirants must fill up and submit them for HPCL recruitment by February 2019.

The candidates who dream to make their career in Navratna Company must score outstanding in the exam. Their future will depend on GATE 2019 Result.

Educational Qualifications

The candidates who have completed 4-year full-time B.Tech course in the below mentioned streams are eligible for the recruitment:

Mechanical, Mechanical and Production.
Electrical and Electronics, Electronics
Electronics and Telecommunications, Electronics and Communication, Applied Electronics
Instrumentation, Instrumentation and Control, Electronics and Instrumentation, Instrumentation and Electronics, Instrumentation and Process Control
Chemical, Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining and Petrochemical, Petroleum Refining

Applicants having any other degree or combination degree are not eligible to apply.The candidates are required to have a minimum of 60% aggregate score in all semesters both for general and OBC category students and 50% for SC candidates. Candidates studying in the final year of engineering may also apply but they should be able to submit their final year marksheet by 31st August 2019.

Candidates from General Category must not be more than 25 years of age. SC and ST category students will get a relaxation of 5 years, 3 years for OBC students, 10 years for PWD (UR), 13 years for PWD (OBC) and 15 years for SC/ST (PWD).

Procedure for Filling Up The Application Form

Candidates are allowed to apply only for one discipline. They need to have a valid GATE score. For the application, they need to first complete the registration process. Then, they need to fill up the application form and submit it followed by the payment of application fees.

The general category candidates have to pay INR 236 in case of debit cards, INR 271 in case of credit cards and INR 271 in case of payment via bank vouchers. SC/ST/PWD candidates get an exemption from fee payment.

Selection Procedure for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019

The shortlisting will be done on the basis of GATE Result. Selection tools like Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) will come into play. The final selection will also take the medical fitness as per company policy, into notice.

The reservation for HPCL recruitment through GATE 2019 will be as per government directives for SC, ST and OBC-NCL candidates. For PWD candidates, 3% of vacancies will be reserved.

After selection, the selected candidates will have to undergo one year of mandatory training post which they shall be taken in as Officers at HPCL. The candidates might be posted for shift duties in any SBU/Division/Department of the PSU at any region of the country.

For 1-year from the date of joining, the selected candidates will be on Probation. After the successful completion of the training period, they shall be confirmed as Grade A Officers. Confirmation letters shall be given to be them if they comply with satisfactory performance, attendance requirements, verification of antecedents and so on. INR 5000 shall be deducted as retention amount during the probation period. The same shall be refunded after confirmation. The monthly salary of such officials shall be INR 60,000 to 180,000.

GATE 2019 Cut Off required to qualify for the HPCL recruitment

The candidates need to have at least the following GATE score for being eligible for the selection process of the HPCL recruitment. Here is a list of the expected GATE 2019 cut-offs:

Discipline UR OBC SC ST PWD
Mechanical 75.14 70.69 58.34 50.85 38.87
Electrical 67.35 65.23 53.55 51.61 35.14
Civil 66.97 62.26 54.91 54.26 32.28
Instrumentation 61.33 57.33 44.67 35.33 25.67
E&TC 63.18 62.88 53.35 47.83 37.51
Chemical 54 51.67 44.33 41 34