PowerGrid Recruitment Through GATE 2016

Company Profile

POWERGRID, the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) of India and a Navratna Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India is engaged in power transmission business with the mandate for planning, co-ordination, supervision and control over complete inter-State transmission system and operation of National & Regional Power Grids.POWERGRID operates around 1,01,379 circuit kms of transmission lines along with 169 Sub-stations (as on 30.6.2013)and wheels about 50% of total power generated in the country through its transmission network. POWERGRID, with its strong in-house expertise in various facets of Transmission, Sub-Transmission, Distribution and Telecom sectors also offers consultancy services at National and International level.POWERGRID has been making profit since inception, having Gross turnover of 13,329 Crore and Net Profit of 4235 Crore .


To take the growth curve to further heights, POWERGRID is looking for Bright, Committed and Energetic engineers to join its fold as EXECUTIVE TRAINEE in Electrical discipline.

Post: Executive Trainee

Essential Qualification:

Sl. Course Discipline Percentage of Marks
1. Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg) from recognized University/Institute Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering Minimum 65% or Equivalent CGPA *
2. AMIE Electrical Minimum 65% with both Sections A & B cleared


Final Year / Semester students of Sl. No. 1 above who expect their results are also eligible, provided they have obtained minimum 65% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters/years up to pre-final examination.

Note :

Please note that only GATE-2016 score is valid for this recruitment exercise. GATE score of 2015 or prior is not valid.


Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs. 24900-50500 during the one-year training period. The Corporation offers a very attractive pay package which is one of the best in the Industry.

The approximate CTC* per annum are as follows:

During Training Rs. 8.15 lakhs per annum
After Training Rs. 14.44 lakhs per annum


On regularization, the Compensation package includes Basic Pay, Dearness Allowance, Perquisites and Allowance as per cafeteria approach, Performance Related Pay, Company Leased Accommodation / Company Quarters or HRA, Reimbursement of monthly conveyance expenditure, mobile facility, etc.

How to Apply :

Interested eligible candidates should apply ONLINE only. Any other mode of submission of application would not be accepted. An application fee of Rs.400/- is payable by candidates through a non-refundable A/C Payee Demand Draft in favour of “Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.”, payable at New Delhi (preferably drawn on State Bank of India).



GATE 2016 Registration

GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS) Website Opens:Enrolment, Application Filling, Application Submission Tuesday 1st September 2015(00:00 Hrs)
Last Date for Submission of Online Application through Website Thursday 1st October 2015(23:59Hrs)
Last Date for Request for Change in the Choice of Examination City via GOAPS login Friday 20th November 2015
Availability of Admit Card on the Online Application Interface for printing Thursday 17th December 2015
GATE 2016 Online Examination
Forenoon: 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
Afternoon: 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Saturday From 31st January to 7th February, 2016
Announcement of Results on the Online Application Website Saturday 19th March 2016(10:00 Hrs)

Detail advertisement will be updated in POWERGRID website soon, Kindly CLICK HERE

To Apply for this job CLICK HERE

Source: Powergrid Website