power grid Cooperation of india Limited recruitment 2016- GATE 2017 B.E/B.Tech/ B.sc (Engg)

Advertisement Number : CC/05/2016
EXECUTIVE TRAINEEs in the disciplines of Electrical, Electronics, Civil and Computer Science.

Essential Qualification :  full time B.E / B.Tech / B.sc(Engg) With Minimum 65% Marks


Post PwD Subcategories identified suitable

Corresponding GATE 2017 Paper


ET (Electrical)

Orthopedically Handicapped (one leg), Hearing Handicapped


Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)

ET (Electronics)

Orthopedically Handicapped (one leg), Hearing Handicapped


Electronics / Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Telecommunicati on / Electronics & Electrical Communication / Telecommunicati on Engg

ET (Civil)

Orthopedically Handicapped (one leg/one arm), Hearing Handicapped


Civil Engineering

ET (Computer Science)

Orthopedically Handicapped (One Leg/ one arm/ both leg), Hearing Handicapped, Visually Handicapped (Blind/ Low Vision)


Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Technology

b. Upper Age Limit 28 years as on 31.12.2016


  • 1. Reservation/ relaxation/ concession to OBC (NCL)/ SC/ ST/ PwD/ Ex – SM/ J&K Domiciled/ Victims of riots shall be as per Government of India directives.
  • 2. Persons suffering from not less than 40% of the relevant disability shall only be eligible for the benefit for PwD.
  • Relaxation in Marks in essential qualification for SC/ST/PwD candidates: Qualifying Marks in essential qualification is relaxed to pass marks for posts reserved for the respective category as per the final detailed advertisement issued before commencement of online registration.
  • 4. Relaxation in Upper Age Limit:
    • a) For OBC(NCL) candidates : 3 years (for posts reserved for the respective category)
    • b) For SC/ST candidates : 5 years (for posts reserved for the respective category)
    • c) For PwD candidates : 10 years over and above category relaxation
    • d) J&K Domicile / ExServicemen/ Victims of riots : As per Govt. of India directives


The Selection Process consists of marks obtained (out of 100) in the corresponding paper of GATE 2017, Group Discussion & Personal Interview.
Eligible candidates will have to appear for the corresponding paper of GATE 2017, i.e. Electrical Engineering (EE)/ Electronics and Communication (EC) / Civil Engineering (CE)/ Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)


Applicants should have sound health. No relaxation in POWERGRID Medical Norms is allowed. For details of standards on medical fitness, please visit career section of our website: www.powergridindia.com.


GATE 2017 Commencement of Online submission of GATE Application 1st Sept 2016
POWERGRID Commencement of Online Submission of Application to POWERGRID 15th Feb 2017
Last date for Online submission of Application to POWERGRID 15th March 2017

Application window for POWERGRID shall be open from 15th Feb 2017 to 15th March 2017. Candidates have to register themselves online at POWERGRID website with details of their GATE 2017 Application No., GATE 2017 Registration Number and other required information, which will be made available at CAREER section of www.powergridindia.com.


  1. You have to register GATE-2017
  2. Look at the www.powergridindia.com career section Advertisement number
  3. 4th October 2016 last date of Gate 2017 Registration
  4. for Gate -2017 please wist to www.gate.iitr