PGCIL has announced notification for the recruitment of Assistant Engineer Trainee.This year, total No. of vacancies for PGCIL recruitment is 110.

Those Candidates who are interested in the vacancy details & completed all eligibility criteria can read the Notification & Apply Online.

19 January 2020
Recruitment Board PGCIL
Post Name Assistant Engineer Trainee
No. of Vacancies 110
Job Location All India
Pay Scale Rs.40000/- to Rs. 140000/-

Age Limit

  • Max. 28


  • B.Sc (Engg.) / B.E / B.Tech in Relavent Trade

Important Dates

  • Last Date to Apply: 07-02-2020

Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd has released the recruitment notification. Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd Looking for Bright, Committed and Energetic professionals to be inducted in the posts of Assistant Engineer Trainee.

Follow the article for detailed information about this recruitment like Eligibility Criteria, Selection Procedure, How to Apply, Vacancies etc.


  • Start Date of Online Application : 20-01-2020
  • Closing Date of Recruitment : 07-02-2020.
  • Application Mode : Online.
  • Application Fee : 500/- (Not Applicable for SC / ST / OBC / Pwd / Ex-Servicemen)
  • Stipend : Rs.40,000/- to Rs. 1,40,000/-

After successful completion of training, the candidates will be absorbed as  Engineers in pay scale of Rs. 50,000/- to Rs. 1, 60,000/-

This Recruitment is GATE 2019 based. Only GATE 2019 score is valid for this recruitment process. GATE score of 2018 or prior is not valid.


PGCIL Recruitment Vacancies :

Sr No Position Vacancies
1 Assistant Engineer Trainee (Electrical) 82
2 Assistant Engineer Trainee (Electronics) 10
2 Assistant Engineer Trainee (Civil) 18


PGCIL Recruitment Category Wise Vacancies 

46 26 19 9 10


Essential Academic Qualification : 

Sr No Post Name Essential Qualification Age Limit
1 Assistant Engineer Trainee
B.Sc (Engg.) OR B.E / B.Tech in Electrical / Electrical (Power) / Electrical and Electronics / Power Systems Engineering /
Power Engineering
2 Assistant Engineer Trainee
B.Sc (Engg.) OR B.E / B.Tech in Electronics /
Electronics &
Electronics &
/ Electronics &
Communication /
3 Assistant Engineer Trainee (Civil) B.Sc (Engg.) OR B.E / B.Tech in Civil Engineering 25/


Application Process :

Interested and eligible candidates have to register themselves online at POWERGRID website with details of their GATE-2019 registration number and other required information.

GATE Registration No. as appearing on the GATE-2019 Admit Card needs to be entered carefully in the online application form.

  • Open the official site of POWERGRID.
  • Fill the Application Form with required details.
  • Upload Color passport size photograph, scanned copy of signature and other required documents.
  • Pay Application Fee and Submit the Application.


Selection Methodology :

The Selection Process consists of marks obtained in the relevant paper of GATE 2019, Group Discussion & Personal Interview.


Important Links for PGCIL Recruitment

Official Website