PGCIL Recruitment Through GATE 2020

Finally, PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2020 Notification is out. Interested candidates can fill the online application form from 15th January 2020. After the release of the GATE 2020 Admit Card by IIT Delhi. The last date to apply online is 15th February 2020. Before applying you should read this post and apply for PGCIL Recruitment 2020.

PowerGrid, the Central Transmission Utility (PGCIL) of India, is one of the largest Transmission Utilities in the World. This Public Sector Unit is also a part of a Navratna Enterprise of Govt. of India. They mainly engaged in power transmission business with the mandate of planning, supervision, coordination, control over complete inter-state transmission system.

Vacancy & Job Profile:

PostCorresponding GATE 2020 PaperVacancy 
Engineering Trainee (Electrical) EE (Electrical) GATE 2020Update before the application process.


  • The Corporation offers a very attractive pay package and is one of the best in the Industry.
  • Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs. 60,000 – 1,80,000 during the one-year training period.
  • On successful completion of training, the candidates will be absorbed as Engineer in the same scale.

Eligibility Criteria for PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2020

  • Candidates should appear for the GATE 2020 Examination in Electrical discipline i.e. Paper Code (EE).
  • The applicant should have a full-time B.E./B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) Degree in the following discipline from recognized University/Institutes. Current Final Year students are also eligible for this recruitment.
    • Electrical & Electrical (Power)
    • Electrical and Electronics
    • Power Systems Engineering
    • Power Engineering (Electrical)
  • The aspirant candidate should have a minimum of 70% or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters/years.
  • Final year student, please mention their marks up to pre-final examination while filling the PGCIL Recruitment 2020 online application form.   

Age Limit Criteria For PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2020

Upper Age limit up to 31st December 2019

CategoryAge Limit
General28 Years
OBC (NCL) Candidates31 Years
SC/ST Candidates33 Years
PWD Candidates38 Years

Application Fee

  • SC/ST/PwD/Ex-SM candidates are exempted from application fee.
  • Other category candidates should pay Rs.500/- while filling the online application form.

Selection Process for PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2020

  • The selection process consists of marks obtained (out of 100) in the corresponding paper (EE Paper) of GATE 2020, group discussion and personal interview.
  • Calculation of final score will as follows
GATE 2020 Marks (out of 100) in corresponding Paper85% 
Group Discussion3% 
Personal Interview12%

Service Agreement Bond

  • The selected candidates will be required to execute a service agreement bond to successfully complete the
    prescribed training period and thereafter serve the organization for at least three years.
  • The bond amounts:
General/OBC(NCL)/EWSRs. 5,00,000/-
SC/ST/PWDRs. 2,50,000/-

Important Dates for PGCIL Recruitment through GATE 2020

Registration Start Date:15th January 2020
Registration End Date:15th February 2020

Useful Links to apply for PGCIL Recruitment 2020

Click Here for PGCIL Recruitment Notification

Click Here to apply online

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2 Thoughts to “PGCIL Recruitment Through GATE 2020”

  1. Ankita

    I got 70.17 marks in EE gate 2018 open category. What are my chances?

  2. lakshit

    amazing info thanks for sharing

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