Power Grid Corporation of India Limited PGCIL Recruitment 2023

Power Grid PGCIL Recruitment 2023: notification announced for the posts of HR Trainees/Engineer Trainees in various disciplines. There are 173 vacancies available for the post. Candidates with the qualification of Post Graduate Degree/ Diploma/ MBA & B.E / B.Tech respectively can apply for the job. Eligible and interested candidates can apply online on their official website. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.

Job Summary Power Grid PGCIL Recruitment 2023

JobEngineer Trainees
Total Vacancies138 Posts
StipendRs 40,000 – 1,60,000/-
Job LocationAcross India
Last Date18 April 2023

Post Details

Post NameVacancies
Computer Science15
Total Post138

Educational Qualification

Engineer Trainees

Valid Score in the GATE 2023.

  • Full-Time B.E./ B.Tech in the streams of Electrical / Electronics / Civil / Computer Science Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Minimum 60% or Equivalent CGPA.

Age Limit

  • 28 years

Age Relaxation

  • For OBC(NCL) candidates : 3 years (for posts reserved for the respective category)
  • For SC/ST candidates: 5 years (for posts reserved for the respective category)
  • For PWD candidates: 10 years over and above category relaxation
  • J&K Domicile / Ex-Servicemen/Victims of riots: As per Govt. of India directives
  • No Upper Age Limit for Power Grid Departmental Candidates.


  • Rs.40,000 – 1,40,000(IDA) during the one-year training period.
  • They shall be paid a stipend in the form of Basic Pay of Rs. 40,000/- along with IDA, HRA, and Perks @12% of basic pay during the training period.
  • On successful completion of training, the candidates will be absorbed as Engineers in E2 scale Rs. 50,000- 1,60,000/- (IDA).

Selection Process

  • The selection process includes the GATE marks / Group Discussion / Personal Interview.
  • Eligible candidates will have to appear for the corresponding paper of GATE 2023, i.e Electrical Engineering (EE) / Electronics and Communication (EC) / Civil Engineering (CE)/ Computer Science Engineering (CS).
  • Candidates qualified in the corresponding paper of GATE 2023 shall only be eligible to be considered for the next stage of selection.
  • Candidates shall have the option of appearing in the GD/Interview in Hindi or English.
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be able to download their interview call letter and other relevant documents through the candidate login.

Application Fees

  • You are required to log in to your candidate login section and then deposit non-refundable application fees of Rs. 500/-  paid through online mode only.
  • On submission of application fees, your application process will be treated as complete.
  • SC/ST/PwD/ Ex-SM/ Departmental candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

How To Apply

From 27th March 2023, need to register themselves online with necessary details of their GATE 2023 registration number and other information on Powergrid website https://www.powergrid.in/.

Important Link

Notification: Click Here

Important Date

Last Date: 18/04/2023