About KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019

Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd., (KPCL) a Government of Karnataka Undertaking, is a premier and professionally managed power Generation Company. Optimum generation from existing plants and speedy commissioning of new plants offers professional opportunities in the different thermal power stations for competent and qualified personnel.  KPCL will release the application form for recruitment of various Assistant Engineers (AE) and Junior Engineers (JE) in the third week of July, 2019. The last date to submit the completely filled application form is in the last week of July. The exam will be scheduled in the month of October. Candidates have to visit the official website and fill and submit the form online only.

The selection procedure of KPCL AE JE consists of:

  • Written     Examination (as mentioned above)

  • Kannada     Language Test    

  • Verification     of Documents

The result of KPCL AE JE test will be released in the month of December, 2019.

Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Karnataka Power Corporation Limited

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KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Important Dates

Past Dates and Events

11 Jan, 2020 (Tentative)

Application - Start Date | Mode: Online

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of KPCL AE JE states that the candidates should have attained the age of 18 years. The maximum age limit shall be as follows:

40 years for SC/ST/Cat-I

38 years for Other Backward Classes

35 years for General Merit

45 years* for Ex-Serviceman

* Relaxation in age equal to number of years of service rendered in the Armed Forces will be allowed but not beyond 45 years of age.

• Relaxation in age up to 10 years for Persons with Disability and Widows in respective category is allowed.

The qualification required for KPCL AE JE is listed below:

AE- A degree or equivalent qualification in the specific engineering domain from a recognized University.

JE- Three years Diploma in the specific engineering domain.

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Other

The application form of KPCL AE JE 2019 will be released in the third week of July, 2019 in online mode only. The last date to submit the completely filled application form is in the last week of July. Candidates have to visit the official website and fill and submit the form online only.

Application fee of KPCL AE JE 2019 will be payable through any Post Office branch which is computerized, in the state of Karnataka. A format of challan is generated after filling up of online

application in website and the same can be downloaded and amount remitted in Post Office.

Payment of fee by any other mode like Cheque/DD/Money order/Postal order etc. will not be entertained. The details of the application fee for KPCL AE JE is given below:

  • Rs.500/-     (Rs.250/- for SC/ST/Cat-I candidates) plus postal service charges of Rs.15/-
  • Nominal fees of Rs.50/-(Rs.35/- processing charges+Rs.15/- postal service charges) for- Ex-servicemen, Children of Defence Personnel killed or disabled in action and Persons with Disability (Divyanga)

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Offline Female, Male ₹ 550
ST, SC PWD Offline Female, Male ₹ 300

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern

The written test of KPCL AE JE will be conducted for 100 marks in the relevant technical subjects. Questions will be of objective type with OMR sheet. The question papers will be in English version only. Candidates may indicate any two centres in the order of their preference. In case of inability to consider their options nearest test centre to the preferred centre will be allotted.

After the conduct of KPCL AE JE written exam, candidates who did not study Kannada as one of the subjects in SSLC or equivalent examination will be required to pass a Kannada Language Test.

Only those candidates who pass the Kannada Language test will be eligible to be considered for

selection process. Shortlisted candidates will be called for the final round of selection, i.e Verification of documents.

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Admit Card

The hall ticket of KPCL AE JE will be released 10 days prior to the date of exam. Candidates must download their hall ticket and take a printout of the same. It is mandatory to carry the KPCL AE JE hall ticket 2019 to the examination hall as no candidate will be allowed to sit for the exam without it.

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Karnataka Bengaluru

Documents Required at Exam

  • Hall ticket

KPCL AE JE Recruitment 2019 Result

The KPCL AE JE result will be released in the month of December, 2019. Those who qualify the written examination will be called for Kannada Language Test. It is imperative to clear the language test in order to get shortlisted for KPCL AE JE recruitment. Selected candidates will be called for the verification of documents.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Marks card of SSLC/equivalent qualification in support of age
  • Diploma/gegree certificate.
  • Marks cards of all years / semesters
  • Acknowledgement obtained at the time of submission of online application
  • Candidates’ copy of the ‘hall ticket’ which is signed by the invigilator at the examination hall
  • Other relevant certificates as claimed.

General Information

Questions related to KPCL AE JE Recruitment

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whats the level of difficulty of kannada language in exam?

Aman Singh rana 20th Dec, 2019

Kannada is a very ancient language which has evolved over a period of many centuries. Hence, I wouldn't say it is easy to learn Kannada . Having said that, no language is easy to learn


when will be the kptcl je exams !

SLD prasad 7th Dec, 2019

Hello Basavaraj,

Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) offers opportunities for the students of India . There are 4,342 vacancies available . The posts are like assistant executive engineer , assistant engineer , junior engineer etc.....

The important dates for this exam are given below:

- Application will start on 4th January 2020 to 22th February 2020 .

- Last date for payment of fee will be on 24th February 2020 .

- Admit card will issued on April month 2020 .

- The exam will be conducted on May month 2020 .

- Results will be on May month 2020 .

Hope this information will help you.

All the best.


i am electrical diploma student i want to clear this exam can you please tell me exam pattern and how is exam level is it very difficult and what is selery and job profile and cut of marks

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 21st Nov, 2019

The syllabus KPCL AE JE exams for Electrical Engineering is given below :

Basic Electronics.
Measurement and measuring instruments.
Basic Electrical Engineering Concepts.
Utilization of Electrical Energy.
Power Electronics & Drives.
Magnetic Circuit.
AC Fundamentals.
Network Theory.
Electrical Machines.

Level of the examination is moderate to tough and competition is very high so you will have to study very hard.

Salary, perks, post and profile will be assigned once you will get selected and in my option you should not focus on these thing currently and you should just focus in preparation.

Good luck.

sir when kptcl electrical junior engineer exam will be conducted please tell me sir...

Pachigolla Hemanth 28th Nov, 2019

hello Prabhudev Gowda,

KPTEL electrical junior engineering exam Commencement of application process  starts on 4th  January 2020 and exam may be held in the month of May 2020.

Hope this help you.


Does it require any experience...?

Parvathi Ramachandran 29th Nov, 2019

Greetings !!

Usually competitive examinations doesn't require any previous work experience. But in some specialized vacancies like IBPS SO and certain supervisory level jobs do demand the same. If you are a fresher and a graduate you can appear for Bank , Insurance , SSC exams which actually doesn't demand any prior work experience. Stay focused in Exam preparation definitely u will be able to crack the exam. if any doubts, pls feel free to ask !

Wish you Good luck !

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