IOCL Recruitment 2018 - Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has started the recruitment process for 390 Apprentices in Pipelines Division. The interested candidates can apply for IOCL Recruitment 2018 from September 21. The last date to submit the printout of online application form is October 12. The admit card is expected to be released by the second week of November 2018. The exam will be held as a written test in the month of November/December 2018.
Every year, The Indian Oil Corporation Limited offers an opportunity for all eligible candidates through IOCL Recruitment 2018. Candidates are recruited in IOCL through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and non GATE. For open recruitment advertisements, candidates are advised to follow leading national dailies. However, in this article, we will provide all details regarding IOCL Recruitment 2018 such as start and end date of application, admit card, exam pattern, syllabus, result and more.
Eligible candidates have to appear in a written test. Based on their performance in the written test, they are further called for group discussion/ group task and interview.
IOCL Recruitment 2018 Notification for 1341 posts
The IOCL has announced recruitment for 1341 Posts in IOCL Refineries Division – Mechanical Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Electrical Engineering/ Instrumentation & Other Branch Diploma Holders, B.Sc Graduates & ITI Diploma Holders. The application process has started. Candidates can apply till November 9. Selection shall be on the basis of performance in Written Test of two hours duration & Personal Interview. The ratio of marks for Written Test and interview shall be 85:15 and a candidate will have to secure minimum 40% marks at each stage for qualifying the selection process. The minimum qualifying marks will be relaxed by 5% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwBD categories considered against reserved positions at each stage of the selection process.
Check the notification for various disciplines below:
IOCL Recruitment 2018 Overview
IOCL Recruitment 2018
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
Application Form mode
Written test, GD and Interview
Officers/ Engineers/ Asst Officers through GATE and other open recruitments/Apprentices
IOCL Recruitment Exam 2018 - Dates
IOCL releases all the important dates related to IOCL Recruitment as per the post applied. All dates such as exam, application, admit card, result, interview etc are updated in this page. Below are the important dates related to IOCL recruitment for Apprentices:
IOCL Recruitment 2018 for Apprentices in Pipelines Division
Start date of online registration
|September 21, 2018|
Last date to apply
|October 12, 2018|
Last date to print the application form
|October 12, 2018|
Result of the written test
|To be notified|
IOCL Recruitment 2018 Application Form
The application form for Apprentices in Pipelines Division is available online. Before applying for any post candidates must keep ready an active email ID and mobile phone number. The candidates should have documents/certificates pertaining to age, qualification, caste, experience, Disability Certificate, (where applicable), scanned copy of colour photograph and signature in jpg format (size not exceeding 50 KB) ready before applying online.
Application fees: General and OBC candidates are required to pay Rs.150 through SBI e-collect only.
The application process for IOCL recruitment includes are:
Filling up the basic details
Uploading photograph and signature
Paying application fees
Printout of the application form
To apply for Apprentices in Pipelines Division - Click here
IOCL Recruitment 2018 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria of IOCL Recruitment for various posts is prescribed by IOCL. Candidates who wish to apply must fulfil the eligibility requirement as per their post applied.
Age Limit: Candidates should be 24 years as on September 19, 2018
Relaxation for SC/ST candidates is upto 5 years and OBC candidates is 3 years.
PwBD candidates is given 10 years relaxation (15 years for SC/ST and 13 years for OBC candidates)
PwBD / EXM candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC candidates will be granted also a relaxation.
Age relaxation of a period will be provided as per candidate’s experience.
Medical Fitness: Candidates are advised to ensure that they are medically fit as per Indian Oil's pre-employment medical standard. Check details – click here
IOCL Recruitment Exam Pattern 2018
- IOCL releases the exam pattern for various posts. The exam pattern includes total number of questions, duration of exam, subjects, total marks. Duration of Written Test shall be of 120 minute
- The selection process would consist of two stages i.e Written Test & Personal Interview.
- The written test shall be of 85 marks and interview shall be of 15 marks.
- Written Test shall be of Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ’s) consisting of 4 options with one correct option. Each correct answer shall carry 1 mark. There shall be no negative marking for wrong answers.
- The Question Paper/Test either in English or Hindi language. Candidates will have to qualify each stage of the selection process i.e. Written Test and Personal Interview. Minimum qualifying marks in Written Test and Interview is 40% separately.
In Technical trade, from the total 85 objective type questions, about 60 questions shall be from the concerned discipline of Diploma level and about 25 questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude and General Knowledge etc. For the Trade Apprentice (Accountant), out of total 85 objective type questions, about 60 questions shall be from general accounts/commerce/finance and about 25 questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude and General Knowledge etc. For the Trade Apprentice (AssistantHuman Resource), 85 objective type questions shall be on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude and General Knowledge/awareness etc.
IOCL Recruitment Syllabus
The syllabus of IOCL recruitment exams will be available separately for all the posts. For the post of Apprentices in Pipelines Division is given below:
Synonyms & Antonyms
Process Calculations and Thermodynamics
Time & Work.
Basics of Circuits and Measurement Systems.
Theory of Machines
Science and technology
Idioms and phrases
Fluid Mechanics and Mechanical Operations
Time & Distance
Analog and Digital Electronics.
Indian history and culture
One word substitutions
Fill in the blanks
Ratio & Proportion
India-economy and geography of India
Chemical Reaction Engineering
Shuffling of sentence parts etc.
Instrumentation and Process Control
Industrial Engineering & Management etc.
General mental ability
Plant Design and Economics
Electrical and Electronics Measurements
Power System Protection
Profit & Loss.
Control Systems and Process Control
Power Electronics & Drives
Systems and Communications
The Strength of Materials
Decimals and Fractions.
Utilization of Electrical Energy
Computation of Whole Numbers
Power System Analysis & Control
Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
Switch Gear and Protection etc.
the Relationship between Numbers
Use of Tables and Graphs
IOCL Recruitment Selection Procedure 2018
The selection of IOCL Recruitment 2018 will comprise written test and a Skill/Proficiency/Physical Test (SPPT) which will be qualifying nature.
A candidate will have to secure a minimum of 40% marks in the written test to qualify for further consideration.
The minimum qualifying marks in the written test will be relaxed by 5% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwBD categories considered against reserved positions.
Shortlisted candidates, in the ratio of 1:2 (two candidates for one post, with due cognizance to number of reserved posts) subject to securing minimum qualifying marks in the written test, will be required to undergo a Skill/Proficiency/Physical Test (SPPT).
In case of tie of marks in the written test for the last position of the shortlisted candidates, all such candidates shall be called for the SPPT, even if the total number exceeds the prescribed ratio.
If such a situation arises anywhere before the last position while drawing a list, the last name/last few names, in proportion to the prescribed ratio, will get eliminated.
Category-wise merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the written test
The merit list will be released only for such candidates who qualify in the SPPT.
In case of tie of marks for the last position on the merit list, candidate elder by age shall find a place in the merit list. However, the name of the younger candidate will also be retained in the said merit list, as the last name.
If such a situation arises anywhere before the last position while drawing a list, the last few names in the list, in proportion to the prescribed ratio, will get eliminated.