IOCL (Indian Oil Corporation Limited) is recruiting Graduate Engineers and Postgraduates in Chemistry through GATE 2018. In this article, you will find details such as – important dates (registration), branches (disciplines), vacancy, eligibility criteria and selection process.
Through GATE 2018, IOCL is planning to recruit Graduate Engineers to the following posts – Engineers/Officers. Postgraduates in Chemistry will be recruited to fill the following posts – Assistant Officer (Quality Control).
IOCL is a Government of India Enterprise. It is one of the most valued PSUs in India. IOCL has Maharatna status. Engineers, Officers and Assistant Officers at IOCL get to enjoy good salary, excellent amenities (housing, canteen etc), medical and pension benefits.
After training, Graduate Engineers will be absorbed as Engineers, Officers or Graduate Apprentice Engineers (GAE). After training Postgraduates in Chemistry will be absorbed as Assistant Officer (Quality Control) in Marketing division of IOCL.
If you are a Graduate Engineer and are looking to take part in IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018, you must have pursued Engineering in any one of the following disciplines – Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Metallurgical Engineering.
If you are a Postgraduate in Chemistry and are looking to take part in IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018, you must have completed M.Sc. in Chemistry. Postgraduate candidates must also possess minimum 2 years work experience in one or more of the following areas –
- Experience at a chemical testing laboratory on testing/analysis/R&D/quality control etc.
- Testing of petroleum products.
First of all, let us check out the application process. Here they are –
Steps to apply for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018
Here are the steps involved in the recruitment process –
- Register for GATE 2018
- Apply on IOCL website with GATE registration number
- Pay the application fees (online or offline)
- Complete and submit the application form online
- Shortlisting of candidates (based on GATE score)
- Group Discussion
- Group Task (GT)
- Personal Interview
- Medical Examination
- Final selection
Let us check out the important dates now. Here they are –
IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018: Important dates
Here are the important dates –
|1||GATE 2018 registration||1st September to 5th October, 2018|
|2||Commencement of online application for registration on IOCL website||05th January, 2018|
|3||Last date for online application for registration on IOCL website||11th February, 2018|
|4||GATE 2018 exam dates||February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018|
|5||GATE 2018 result declaration||March 17, 2018|
|6||GATE 2018 Scorecard||March 20, 2018|
IOCL GATE 2018 recruitment: Eligibility criteria
Let us check out the educational qualifications required. Here are the details –
IOCL GATE 2018 recruitment: Educational qualifications required
Students who have completed the following courses are eligible to apply for this recruitment –
|Sr No||GATE subject||Branches||Course|
|1||Electrical (EE)||Including Electrical and Electronics Engineering but excluding Electrical and Communication/Telecommunication/Power Engineering||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|2||Chemical Engineering (CH)||Including Petrochemicals/Polymer/Plastic Engineering but excluding Rubber/Oil/Paint/Surfacant/Ceramics Engineering||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|3||Mechanical (ME)||Excluding Automation/Automobile/Biomedical/Industrial/Manufacturing/Power/Production/Mining/Mining and Machinery/Marine/Textile/Robotics/Welding Engineering etc||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|4||Instrumentation (IN)||Including Electronics & Instrumentation engineering but excluding Electronics & Communication Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering etc||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|5||Metallurgical Engineering (MT)||Including Mineral/Material Sciences||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|6||Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)||Including Computer Science and Engineering/IT Engineering but excluding Information and Communications Technology||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|7||Electronics and Communication (EC)||Including Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering but excluding Avionics Engineering/ Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
|8||Civil Engineering (CE)||Excluding Construction/Environmental/Transportation Engineering etc||Completed B.E. or B.Tech. in any of these branches|
Note: Minimum aggregate marks required for General and OBC candidates – 65% marks. Minimum aggregate marks required for SC, ST and PWD candidates – 55% marks.
|Sr No||GATE Subject||Course|
|1||Chemistry (CY)||Master’s Degree in Chemistry (M.Sc. or equivalent)|
Note: Minimum aggregate marks required for General and OBC candidates – 60% marks. Minimum aggregate marks required for SC, ST and PWD candidates – 55% marks.
For Officers, Engineers and GAEs – Maximum 26 years as on 30th June, 2018. Age relaxations for OBC/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per Presidential Directives.
For Assistant Officer – Maximum 30 years as on 30th June, 2018. Age relaxations for OBC/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per Presidential Directives.
IOCL recruitment through GATE 2018: How to apply?
Eligible candidates may apply through IOCL website. Candidates must have appeared for GATE 2018.
The link for registration on IOCL website will be made active on 5th January, 2018. The last date to submit the application form online is – 11th February, 2018. An application fees has to be paid, while submitting the registration form online.
Let us check out the selection process now. Here are the details –
IOCL GATE 2018 recruitment: Selection process
Eligible candidates, who have registered for IOCL recruitment will be shortlisted on the basis of category-wise GATE 2018 marks. Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to undergo tests like – Group Discussion (GD), Group Task (GT) and Personal Interview (PI).
Final score is used to determine the empanelment status of a candidate. Final score is derived after combining GATE score, GD score, GT score and PI score.
Final appointment will be issued to deserving candidates on the basis of final merit score, medical examination result and vacancy.