NPCIL Recruitment 2018 – Notification, Application Form, Apply Online

NPCIL 2018 Recruitment – Application Form, Apply Online :

NPCIL recruitment event of the year 2018 is out to recruit Executive trainees. The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited has invited online applications from Indian Citizens for the post of Executive Trainee in Electronics & Communication, Instrumentation, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Civil disciplines. Interested candidates have to fill and submit an online application to apply for this upcoming recruitment event. But before attempting online application, interested candidates are requested to read this piece of writing properly because here we have mentioned every important thing about NPCIL 2018 recruitment event such as eligibility criteria, interview date, call letter, final result announcement date etc.

NPCIL Recruitment 2018 Quick Look

Organization nameNuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL)
Examination nameNPCIL Recruitment 2018
Post nameExecutive trainee/ Sceintific Officer/ ‘C’
Advertisement NoNPCIL/HRM/ET/2018/02
Online application starts from4th April 2018 (1000 Hrs onwards)
Closing date18th April 2018 (Till 1630 Hrs)
Total Number of Vacancies200
Interview Call LetterWill be notified soon
Interview will be onWill be notified soon
Final result declarationWill be notified soon
Official website

NPCIL Recruitment

NPCIL 2018 Official Notification

Official notification for NPCIL Recruitment 2018 has been already released and published by NPCIL on its official website. NPCIL Recruitment 2018 official notification contains most of the important information like eligibility criteria, category-wise distribution of vacancies, age limit & relaxation criteria etc. To read it now, click here

NPCIL 2018 Number Of Vacancies

The total number of vacancies to be filled through this recruitment event is 200 including 39 backlog vacancies as well. Discipline & category wise breakup of vacancies is shown below:

Post nameDisciplineUROBCSCSTTotal Vacancies
Electronics & Communication643215
Executive TraineeElectrical201410650

NPCIL 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidates should check eligibility criteria before attempting online application. NPCIL Recruitment 2018 eligibility criteria are explained below:

Age limit and relaxation

On 18th April 2018, a candidate should be not more than 26 years old. Category-wise age limit along with relaxation is explained in below table:

S. No.CategoryUpper Age Limit (years)Born on or after
ISC/ST (relaxation – 05 years)3118th April 1987
IIOBC (relaxation - 03 years)2918th April 1989
IIIGeneral2618th April 1992
IVPwBD – SC/ST4118th April 1977
VPwBD – OBC3918th April 1979
VIPwBD – General3618th April 1982

Essential Qualifications

Interested candidate should have any of the following degrees: B Sc (Engineering)/ B.E./B. Tech./5 year Integrated M. Tech. along with minimum 60% aggregate marks in any of the below-mentioned engineering disciplines. Candidates are required to know that their degree should be recognized by AICTE/UGC. In addition to this, candidates should have a valid GATE-2017 or 2018 Score in the same engineering discipline.

DisciplineEngineering Degrees allowed
InstrumentationInstrumentation & Electronics
Instrumentation & Controls
Electronics & CommunicationElectronics & Controls
Electronics & Communication Electronics & Instrumentation
Electronics & Telecommunication
ElectricalElectrical & Electronics

Important points to be remembered

  • Courses/Disciplines other than above mentioned will not be considered
  • Candidates should have a valid GATE 2017/GATE 2018 scores in the same engineering discipline as the qualifying degree discipline.
  • Final year engineering candidates can also apply to this recruitment event however if they will be selected by the organization then they will need to show as well as submit the final result showing completion of degree with at least 60% marks on or before November 30th, 2018

NPCIL 2018 Application Fee & Mode Of Payment

Only male candidates of General and OBC category have to pay a fee of Rs. 500/- as their application fee. There is no application fee for candidates belonging to SC/ST category, women candidates, persons with disabilities and DODPKIA candidates. DODPKIA stands for Dependents of Defense Personnel Killed in Action.

CategoryApplication fee (in Rs.)
Male – General500/-
All femalesNo fee
SC/ST candidatesNo fee
Persons with disabilitiesNo fee
Dependents of Defense Personnel Killed in Action (DODPKIA)No fee

As per official notification, application fee should be submitted by the candidates online along with online application form. To pay application fee online, male candidates of general category can use an ATM cum debit card/credit card or internet banking service.

NPCIL 2018 Application Form and Process

NPCIL recruitment 2018 application forms are available online on its official website. But before attempting online application, students are requested to go through the eligibility criteria and make sure that they meet all the criteria. Along with this, they also make sure that they have the valid GATE 2017 or GATE 2018 score. It is so because for applying to NPCIL, candidates have to use Registration number printed on their GATE 2017 or GATE 2018 admit card. Online application is a four step process:

  • Step I Registration
  • Step II Activation
  • Step III Filling of candidate’s personal details & application submission
  • Step IV Application fee submission (if applicable)

While attempting online application, candidates should fill up the GATE Registration Number correctly and apply only for the respective discipline. It is so because further correction in discipline or GATE Registration number will not be permitted or entertained. The process for attempting NPCIL recruitment 2018 online application consists of the below provided steps:

  • Open NPCIL’s official website
  • On homepage, you will see ‘Apply online’ link
  • Click the same link
  • Now read the ‘How to apply’ instructions carefully
  • Click ‘online registration’ tab available under ‘Apply’ tab
  • Select options carefully like post you want to apply for, discipline etc.
  • Select GATE examination year (either 2017 or 2018)
  • Provide your GATE Registration No. (Printed on your GATE admit card), GATE Registered Email ID and GATE registered mobile no.
  • Now select category and other options
  • Check all the filled details and make correction (if needed)
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ tab
  • Instantly, you will get an activation link through email
  • Now activate the account by clicking on the activation link
  • After activating your account successfully, you will need to login using your login ID & password
  • After login, fill the rest of the details like educational qualification, work experience etc.
  • Provide your personal details as asked in online application form
  • Upload your photo & signature
  • Click on the ‘Save and Proceed to Next Step’ tab and modify details if you want to
  • Click ‘Submit Application’
  • You will get a system generated Application number
  • Pay application fee (if you are eligible for submission of application fee) otherwise view or print your finally submitted application form

Note:- Students are permitted to submit only one application

NPCIL 2018 Shortlist Candidates For Interview Call Letter

Interview Call Letters for shortlisted candidates based on GATE score will be available online on the website. Candidates’ call letters will be printed with the time and venue of the interview. Shortlisted candidates can obtain their ‘Interview Call Letters’ by login into their online accounts. Candidates should bring their call letters to the interview venue. Without a call letter, candidates will not be permitted to appear for interview. 

Things to bring at interview venue

Candidates shortlisted for interview should bring their call letters along with a valid Photo ID, clear printed copy of their application form, self-attested copies of their educational certificates & mark sheets etc. Without any of the said things, a candidate will not be allowed to appear for the interview. In addition to this, candidates also have to bring original documents at the time of personal interview.

NPCIL 2018 Interview Date

Interview date is still not disclosed by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL). But online application process has been already started. So with this we can expect that Interview will be done within 2 months.

NPCIL 2018 Training & Placement

After final selection, a candidate will have to go through 1 year training programme as ‘Executive Trainee’ in any of the centre situated at several locations like Rawatbhata Rajasthan Site, Tarapur Maharashtra Site, Kaiga Karnataka and Kudankulam, Tamil Nadu etc.

After training, a candidate will be appointed as Scientific Officer/C and gets posting at any of the NPCIL sites. During training period, a candidate will get Rs. 35,000/- as monthly stipend and Rs. 10,000/- as one time book allowance. Accommodation will be provided by NPCIL.

Selection Process

For the posts of Executive Trainee 2018, final selection will be done on the basis of performance in the Personal Interview. There will be no use of GATE scores for the final selection. For Personal Interview, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of GATE 2018 or GATE 2017 scores. Qualifying marks for interview are given below:

  • SC/ST/OBC/PwBD – 60 %
  • Unreserved  – 70 %

NPCIL 2018 Results

Finally selected candidates for the post of Executive Trainee will be informed through email/SMS. A list of finally selected candidates will also be published on NPCIL’s official website. Candidates can check their names from that list too.


Now you have got all essential information about NPCIL Recruitment 2018. But if you still have any query then feel free to contact us. To know latest recruitment news, bookmark our website and keep visiting here regularly.

We wish you Best of Luck for NPCIL Recruitment 2018.


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