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NTPC Executive Trainee Recruitment through GATE 2018

NTPC Recruitment 2018 for Executive Trainee through Gate 2018


National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Limited, a Maharatna Company, has announced the recruitment of Engineering Executive Trainees from the Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics, Instrumentation and Mining streams for 2018, based on GATE 2018


Interested and eligible candidates should appear for GATE 2018. Candidates will be shortlisted for further selection process based on GATE 2018 performance and requirement. Detailed information on GATE 2018 is available on www.gate.iitg.ac.in


NTPC Limited, India's largest power company with an installed capacity of 54,635 MW, is presently operating 1/4th Stations of the country’s electricity needs. Commensurate with out country's growth challenges. NPTC has embarked upon an ambitious plan to attain a total installed capacity of 130 GW by 2032


To fuel its formidable development plan NTPC is in search of promising, devoted, energetic younger Graduate Engineers with good educational record to join the group as Executive Trainee-2018 in the following discipline

i. Electrical

ii. Mechanical

iii. Electronics

iv. Instrumentation and

v. Mining

Recruiting Organization: NTPC Limited

Name of the Post: Executive Trainees (ET)

Engineering Disciplines in Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics, Instrumentation and Mining



Candidate must have passed his or her Bachelor degree in Engineering or AMIE with at least 65% aggregate marks. If you are in final year, then you can also apply for this recruitment with minimum 65% marks


Candidate must have qualified GATE 2018 examination


Age Limit (as on January 31, 2018)

Maximum 27 years as on January 2018 and candidates must born after January 1989


Upper age limit is 27 years for candidates belonging to general category. Upper age limit is relaxed by five years for candidates belonging to schedule caste and Schedule tribe category. Upper age limit is relaxed by three years for candidates belonging to OBC- NCL category. Age limit is relaxed by ten years for PwD- General. For PwD OBC age limit is relaxed by 13 years. For PwD SC, ST candidates, age limit is relaxed by 15 years


Selection Process

Candidates will be selected for NTPC recruitment based on the marks secured in GATE 2018 and in personal interview. In NTPC recruitment through GATE 2018 only those who have desired cut off score will be called interview in order of merit list. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of 85% of GATE score 2018, 5% of group discussion, 10% of personal interview


Training Period: Candidates will have to undergo training for a period of one year


Service Bond Details: Selected candidates belonging to the General and OBC categories have to execute a service agreement bond of Rs. 2,50,000 (Rs. 1,25,000/- for candidates belonging to SC, ST categories, and PWDs) to serve the company for at least three years after successful completion of the one year training period


Pay Scale: Rs.24900-3%-50500 at the basic pay of Rs.24900/- during the one-year training. Upon successful completion of training, they will be eligible for the position of Assistant Managers in the pay scale of Rs. 24900-3%-50500 at a basic pay of Rs. 25650/-



Applicant belongs to General/OBC category have to pay registration fee of Rs. 150/-. The SC /ST /PWD/ XSM category applicants need not have to pay the registration fee. The fee may be paid both in on-line or offline mode


The Candidates need to apply online for the post of ET-2018 after getting their GATE Registration Number by visiting NTPC Careers. The Online application process will commence from 10th January 2018


Further details regarding GATE-2018 examination can be accessed from www.gate.iitr.ernet.in


Important Dates


Date for the issue of GATE 2018 Application Form: 31st August 2017


Last date for filling the online application form of GATE 2018: 05th October 2017


Download of  GATE 2018 Admit Card: 05th January 2018


GATE 2018 Exam: 03rd & 04th February 2018, 10th & 11th February 2018


Availability of application form for NTPC Recruitment: 10th January 2018


Last date to fill the application form for NTPC Recruitment: 31st January 2018


Announcement of the list of shortlisted candidates for test conducted by NTPC: To be notified


NTPC Online Test: To be notified


GD & Interview: To be notified


NTPC Limited (A Govt. of India Enterprise)

Regd. Office: NPTC Bhawan, Scope Complex, Core-7, Institutional Area, Lodi Road, New Delhi-110003, Cin: L40101DL 1975G01007966, Website www.nptc.co.in