The Indian Oil Corporation or IOCL is one of India’s largest commercial enterprises with 119 rank amongst the world’s largest corporations in the prestigious FORTUNE ‘GLOBAL 500’ list, for the year 2020. Also, the first Indian company was listed among the top 500 companies in the world in 2016. Indian Oil’s business interests offer various services including refining, pipeline transportation, marketing of petroleum products to exploration and production of crude oil and gas, marketing of natural gas and petrochemicals, and much more. In this article read about, IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022 – All You Need To Know.
In IOCL, the selected candidates will be employed in various areas like Refineries, Marketing, Pipelines, and Business Development, Information Systems, Optimization, or In Subsidiary/Joint Venture Companies. IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 is organized to recruit Engineers or Officers in various disciplines such as Chemical Engineering, Instrumental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering. Candidates are selected for the post of Graduate Engineers, Engineers or Officers, and Post Graduate Engineers in the organization.
Candidates with PG in Chemistry will be appointed as Assistant Officer/ Graduate Engineer/Officer based on their Gate score and performance in the interview. Only the candidates with valid GATE Cutoffs will be eligible for the further selection criteria. The complete list of shortlisted candidates for the required post will be released first based on the GATE 2022 Cut Off, and then the GD/GT and PI round will be conducted.
The selection process of IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022 comprises the following steps:
- Shortlisting procedure: Candidates must have qualified in the GATE 2022 with good scores. Based on the marks obtained in GATE 2020 candidates will be shortlisted category-wise in descending order.
- Document Readiness: The candidates must produce valid and relevant documents to be considered for the selection process.
- Merit List: Based on the scores of GATE 2022, Group Discussion and Group Task, and Personal Interview the authorities will release the merit list. A minimum of 40% marks in GD, GT, and PI is required.
Candidates with the following eligibility conditions can only get recruited for IOCL. The eligibility conditions have been explained in detail below:
Candidates must have passed B.Tech./BE /Equivalent as Full-time Regular course from Institutions/ Colleges/ Universities/ Deemed Universities duly recognized by AICTE/UGC in anyone of the following disciplines:
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Instrumentation Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
Students pursuing or have completed M.Tech in any discipline are also eligible to apply for IOCL Recruitment provided they have appeared in the GATE 2022 examination in the eligible discipline and completed B.Tech./BE in one of the disciplines above-mentioned.
For General and OBC (NCL) category candidates, the minimum percentage requirement is 65% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination whereas 55% aggregate marks are required for SC/ST and PwD candidates.
Candidates belonging to the General Category should not be less than 28 years of age as of June 30, 2022. Relaxation in age for reserved category candidates will be as per Government regulations. For Assistant Officers in Quality Control, the maximum age should be 30 years of age. Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria in detail before filling the application form.
Read detailed information from the official website of IOCL to know about eligibility. The candidates must start their preparation well in advance to ensure they complete their entire syllabus before the exam. If you are worried about how you should start preparing for the IOCL recruitment exam, enroll in online platforms like Entri and get access to online classes, test series, quizzes, free mock tests, and more.