IOCL Announces Recruitment of Engineers, Officers through GATE 2017

IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 for Engineers/Officers notification

IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2017 - Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) is looking for Graduate Engineers (Indian Nationals only) for recruitment as Engineers/Officers. Recruitment in all the Engineering disciplines will be through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2017

We are a transnational energy major and the highest ranked Indian company in the Fortune’s prestigious Global 500 list

Recruiting Organization: Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)

Post Name: Engineers / Officers

Eligible Engineering Disciplines

1. Chemical Engineering (including Petrochemicals/Polymer/ Plastic Engineering but excluding Rubber/Oil/ Paint Technology/Surfactant Technology/Ceramics Engineering etc.)

2. Civil Engineering (excluding Construction/Environmental/Transportation etc)

3. Computer Science & Information Technology (excluding Information & Communications Technology)

4. Electrical Engineering (including Electrical & Electronics engineering but excluding Electrical & Communication/Telecommunication Engineering/Power Engineering etc.)

5. Electronics & Communications Engineering (including Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering but excluding Avionics Engineering/ Electrical & Electronics Engineering/ Electronics & Instrumentation engineering )

6. Instrumentation Engineering (including Electronics & Instrumentation engineering/ Instrumentation & Control Engineering but excluding Electronics & Communication Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering etc.)

7. Mechanical Engineering (excluding Bio-medical Engg/Automation /Automobile/Industrial/Manufacturing/Power/Production Engg/Mining Engg & Technology, Mining & Machinery/Marine Engineering/ Textile Engineering/ Robotics etc)

8. Metallurgical Engineering (Including Mineral/ Material Sciences)

9. Polymer Science and Engineering (including Polymer Science & Engineering/ Petrochemical Engineering/ Plastic Technology but excluding Oil/Paint/Surfactant/ Ceramics and Rubber Technology)

Educational Qualifications:

(1) Candidates should have passed qualifying degree examinations and awarded bachelor's degree in engineering/ technology (full time regular courses only) in required/concerned disciplines from recognized Indian Universities/Institutes

(2) Candidates, belonging to General and OBC (non- creamy layer) categories, should have secured minimum 65% marks in qualifying degree examinations

(3) Qualifying marks is relaxed to 55% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ People with Disability (PWD) candidates

(4) Candidates currently in final year of their engineering studies may also apply. However, if selected, they must be in a position to submit their final mark sheet by 31st August 2017

(5) Candidates pursuing/ completed M.Tech in any disciplines, other than those mentioned above, for being eligible, must have completed (or are completing) BE/ B.Tech in one of required disciplines and should appear in GATE-2017 examination in the discipline of their BE/ B. Tech are eligible to apply

Age Limit

Maximum 26 years as on 30th June 2017 for general category candidates; age relaxation for OBC (Non Creamy Layer)/SC/ST/PWD candidates will be applicable as per the Presidential Directives

Concessions/ Relaxations

Reservation of posts for SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)/ PWD (degree of disability 40% or above) will be maintained as per Government of India directives
Relaxation in upper age limit by 3 years for OBC (non-creamy layer), 5 years for SC/ST and 10 years for PWD candidates will be extended as per the Presidential Directives

Selection Process

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineers (GATE) 2017 score of the candidates in the concerned disciplines. The Graduate Engineers from the relevant disciplines, desirous of taking up a career with IndianOil are required to appear in GATE-2017 in the same disciplines

On the basis of valid GATE 2017 score, candidates will be selected for further selection procedure. Shortlisted candidates have to participate in Group Discussion (GD), Group Task (GT) and Personal interview (PI) for assessment of different facets of knowledge, skill, attitude and aptitude

Recruitment will be done based on their scores in GATE 2017, GD/GT and PI. The final merit will be prepared discipline-wise

Candidates must secure minimum 40% marks in GD/GT and PI for being considered in the merit list


Candidates selected as Engineers/Officers will receive a starting basic pay of Rs.24900/-per month. In addition, the selected candidates will receive Dearness Allowance (DA) and other allowances, according to the rules of the Corporation in force, as amended from time to time
The Cost-to-Company (CTC) will be about Rs 12.00 lakhs per annum inclusive of performance related pay (PRP)

How to Apply

Application for both the positions is a two stage process:

Stage-1: Online registration for GATE- 2017 exam

Stage-II: Online application in IndianOil with GATE-2017 registration number after down loading GATE-2017 admit card

Online registration for GATE-2017 examination; the online application site of GATE-2017 will remain open till 04th October 2016

GATE-2016 will be on-line examination and will take place during 4th , 5th February, 2017 and 11th and 12th February, 2017. For detailed information on GATE-2016, interested candidates may log on to or on the websites of IITs (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and IISc, Bangalore)

Candidates are required to apply/register ONLINE for GATE-2017 using GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS)

GATE-2017 admit cards containing GATE-2017 registration number will be available for printing from GOAPs website from 05th January 2016

For more details about How to apply, Eligibility details, Download the Official notification from HERE

Important Dates

Opening of GATE-2017 (GOAPS) Website: September 2016

Last Date of Submission of Online Application (Website Closure): 04th October 2016

Availability of Admit Card (GOAPS) Website: 05th January 2017

GATE-2016 Online Exam: 04th and 05th February, 11th and 12th February 2017

Last Date of Receiving ONLINE application by IndianOil: 04th February 2017