BPCL Recruitment Through GATE 2016

Sept. 26, 2015 content.teams

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) has invited applications from Graduate Engineers for recruitment for the post of Management Trainee. Recruitment of candidates will be done through GATE 2016. Hence, Mechanical, Chemical, and Instrumentation Engineers who wish to pursue a career with BPCL must appear for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering 2016. Candidates will also have to fill in separate application forms for BPCL online, which will be available from 17 December 2015, till 30 January 2016.

Important Dates

  • Schedule of GATE 2016 Registration: 1 September to 1 October 2015
  • GATE 2016 will be Held on: 30, 31 January and 6, 7 February 2016
  • Opening of the Online Application Window for BPCL Recruitment 2015: 17 December 2015.
  • Last Date for Online Registration for BPCL: 30 January 2016.

Post Details

Name of the Post: Management Trainee in Mechanical, Chemical and Instrumentation Engineering.

Pay and Emoluments

Candidates selected as Management Trainees would be placed in Job Group 'A' on a basic salary of Rs. 24,900/- (Pay Scale of Rs. 24,900 to Rs. 50,500).


Candidates selected as Management Trainee will be on probation period for one year ( extendable in case of non-satisfactory performance of the candidates). On successful completion of the probationary period, candidates would be confirmed as Executive in the respective business unit/entity.


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Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

The Candidate should have passed fulltime B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc Engineering from a UGC/AICTE approved Indian University/Institute.The candidate should have passed the qualifying degree in the first attempt.

  • Candidates who have completed Integrated courses or courses with 5 years or more duration will not be eligible
  • General and OBC-NCL category candidates should have secured a minimum aggregate of 60% marks in the qualifying degree examination. For SC/ST/PWD category candidates, the minimum qualifying percentage is 50%



Qualifying Degree Nomenclature



B.E / B.Tech / B.Sc (Engg) – Mechanical Engineering



B.E / B.Tech / B.Sc (Engg) – Chemical Engineering / Chemical Technology



B.E / B.Tech / B.Sc (Engg) – Instrumentation Engineering / Instrumentation and Control Engineering / Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering / Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Age Limit (as on 1 June 2016):

The maximum age limit for General candidates is 25 years. The upper age limit will be relaxable for candidates from the following categories:

  • OBC candidates (Non-creamy layer): 28 years
  • SC/ST candidates: 30 years
  • PWD candidates with disability of 40% or above: 35 years.
  • Candidates domiciled in Jammu and Kashmir between 1 January 1980 and 31 December 1989: 30 years
  • Ex-Servicemen and Commissioned Officers: 30 years

Selection Procedure:

The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of the GATE 2016 Scores, followed by Group Discussions, Personal Interview and Medical Fitness in Pre-Employment Medical Examination.

Application Procedure:

On receipt of the GATE 2016 Registration number, candidates can fill in the online application form of BPLC Recruitment 2016, through the official website of BPCL. Applicants have to take a printout of the completely filled application form and affix a recent photograph in the space provided and sign in the designated place.If selected for the interview, the candidate has to furnish copies of his/her GATE 2016 Admit Card and Score Card, along with the BPCL Online Application Form. The photograph of the candidate in the BPCL application form must be identical to the one used in the GATE Application Form.

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