A complete guide to get jobs in top PSUs
Starting from the year 2012, recruitment for PSUs through GATE has been the trend for the past many years. The recruitments commence after the GATE 2019 application process starts. Each year the number of PSUs recruiting through GATE are increasing and if one goes by the past trends the figure could well cross 50. The one big eligibility criteria that are necessary to apply for the PSU recruitment through GATE exam is to have a valid GATE score. Some of the examples of PSUs are namely: SBI, BPCL, ONGC, NTPC, IOCL, HPCL, etc.
PSU Public Sector Undertaking is one of the best career options. PSU Jobs provides a wide range of career opportunity & growth. But the work responsibility is also very hard. There is no chance of mistakes in these jobs. But Candidates have a chance to many new things in PSU Jobs. Now the question arises, how to get a job in PSU? We will answer all the major queries under this article. Stay glued and read everything word to word.
Eligibility Criteria to get job in a PSU
- The eligibility criteria for PSUs are different for all companies according to the educational qualification, Age Limit, etc.
- Most PSU’s who have made GATE as eligibility criteria would call you for interviews.
- The applicant should at least be a Graduate.
- For most of the posts, the eligibility is Science Student (B. E., B. Tech., B. Sc.) with 60% marks.
- Age limit is age 21 to 30 years with some relaxation to SC/ST/OBC Candidates.
How to get a Job in a PSU
There are different approaches to get a PSU (Public Sector Undertaking) Jobs.
- Through Gate Exam
- Direct Selection Process
Let us discuss each point in detail.
PSU Recruitment is done through GATE Score. Candidates are shortlisted & then the process is followed by GD and PI.
GATE score is valid for three years.
Candidates who have qualifying marks in GATE, they can apply online on the respective PSU website.
PSUs like HPCL, BPCL, IOCL, NHPC, NTPC, Power Grid, CONCOR, GAIL, DDA, BHEL, BEL, TCIL, NALCO, MECL, ME, ON etc. accept GATE Score.
Direct Selection Proces
Some PSUs have their own competitive exam for Recruitment. So, candidates who are not able to perform well in gate Exam, they can also get a Job in PSUs by preparing for the PSUs competitive exam.
Perks of working in a PSU
Starting in 2014, one of the many reasons why GATE has seen an increase in the number of applicants is the recruitment by PSUs. There are many reasons for this interest. Listed below are some perks of getting a job in a PSU. The pay is good and the job stable at the PSUs. For many, this is a lifetime opportunity for a secure job that may end with retirement. The perks in the PSUs also include house allowances to health care facilities.
List of companies hiring through PSU
|PSU Company Name||Maximum Age
|Engineering Branch code|
|AAI (Airport Authority of India)||27||EE, EC, CE, AR|
|BARC (Bhaba Atomic Research Center)||26||ME, CE, EE, EC, IN, CS, CH|
|BHEL (Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited)||27or 29||ME, EE|
|BPCL (Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.)||28||ME|
|BSNL (Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited)||30||CS, EC, EE, IN|
|BSPHCL(Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited)||37||EE, CE|
|DMRC (Delhi Metro Rail Cooperation)||–||EE, EC|
|DRDO (Defence Research and Development Organisation)||28||ME, EE, CH, EC, CS|
|GSECL (Gujarat State Electricity Corporation Limited)||30||EE, ME|
|HPCL (Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited)||25||ME, CE, CH|
|IOCL (Indian Oil Corporation Limited)||26||CH, CE, CS, EE, EC, IN, ME, MT, XE|
|NFL (National Fertilizers Limited)||27||CH, ME, IN, EE, CE, CS|
|NHAI (National Highways Authority of India)||30||CE|
|NHPC||30||EE, CE, ME, GG|
|NPCIL (Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited)||26||ME, EE, CE, CH, IN, EC|
|NSPCL||27||ME, EE, IN, EC|
|NTC (National Textile Corporation)||30||Textile|
|NLC||30||ME, EE, EC, CE, IN, CS, MN|
|NTPC||27||EE, ME, EC, IN, MN|
|OIL (Oil India Limited)||27/29*||ME, GG|
|ONGC (Oil and Natural Gas Corporation)||30||Refer Notification|
|PGCIL (Power Grid Corporation of India Limited)||28||EE, EC, CE, CS|
|PSPCL (Punjab State Power Corporation Limited)||37||EE, EC, CS, CE|
|PSTCL (Punjab State Power Corporation Limited)||37||ME, EE, EC, CE, IN, CS, IT|
|RCFL (Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd)||25||CH|
|SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited)||28||ME, MT, EE, IN, CH, MN|
|Vizag Steel||27||ME, EE, MT|
Apart from these, there are many other state government jobs which recruit through the valid GATE score. To know about these organizations, Click here. Stay glued to this section of the blog for all latest updates.