IOCL 2020 Recruitment For Southern Region  21 Trade Apprentice; Apply For 21 Posts
Updated on Feb 12, 2020 - 2:30 p.m. IST by Shristi Kirti

IOCL Recruitment 2020 has been announced by Indian Oil Corporation Limited for 21 Trade Apprentices in the Southern Region. Candidates between the age of 18 to 24 as on January 31, 2020, who have passed class 12 can fill the application form in online mode from February 10 (10:00 am) to February 24 (5:00 pm). Through this IOCL recruitment 2020, the authorities will recruit Trade Apprentices - Data Entry Operator(Fresher/Skill Certificate Holders) at its locations in Tamil Nadu & Puducherry, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana.

IOCL Recruitment 2020 Overview


IOCL Recruitment 2020

Conducting Authority

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)


Trade Apprentice


Southern Region

Application start date

February 10, 2020 (10 am)

Last Date of Submission

February 24, 2020 (5 pm)

Age criteria

18 to 24 years (As on January 31, 2020)

Educational Qualification

Senior Secondary

Stages of exam

Written and Document Verification

Official URL

IOCL 2020 Recruitment Dates



Application form start date

February 10, 2020 (10 am)

Application end date

February 24, 2020 (5 pm)

Dates of the written test

March 8, 2020

Issuance of document verification call letter

March 12, 2020 (Tentative)

Document Verification

To be announced

IOCL Recruitment 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the application form, candidates must meet the eligibility criteria determined by the conducting authority. The eligibility criteria must be met on the basis of age and education qualification.

Age: Candidates must be between 18 to 24 years of age as on January 31, 2020

However, certain age relaxations in the upper age limit have been provided to the candidates belonging to the reserved category.

Age Relaxations


Relaxed year

Upper age limit after relaxation


5 years

29 years


3 years

27 years

PWD General

10 years

34 years


15 years

39 years


13 years

37 years

Education Qualification

  • Trade Apprentice –Data Entry Operator (Fresher Apprentices): Minimum Class 12th Pass (but below Graduate).

  • Trade Apprentice-Data Entry Operator (Skilled Certificate Holders): Minimum Class 12th Pass(but below Graduate).

Note - Along with the above mentioned qualifications, candidates must also have a Skill Certificate of ‘Domestic Data Entry Operator (DEO)’ issued by an awarding body recognized under National Skill Qualifications Framework (NSQF) or similar authority recognized by the Central Government.

IOCL 2020 Recruitment Application Form

The online application form can be filled by the candidates in online mode from February 10. Candidates must be eligible before filling the application form. The last date to fill the application form is February 24.

Prerequisites of filling IOCL application form

Candidates must have the scanned copies of self-attested photocopies of the following documents in the PDF/JPG format (size of 100 kb each).

  • 10th/SSLC/Matriculation certificate/mark sheet issued by the concerned education board as date of birth proof.

  • Class 12 pass certificate/certificate of Domestic Data Entry Operator (as applicable)

  • Caste certificate if applicable.

  • Signature in black ink.

  • Recent coloured passport size photo.

To know how to fill the application form of IOCL, candidates must go through the steps below:

How to Fill the IOCL Recruitment Application Form?

  • Visit the official website of IOCL -

  • The link will open the IOCL online application window.

  • Click on apply online

  • The screen will then open the application form

  • Fill the required details

It is advised to the candidates to get the application form printed for future references.


IOCL Recruitment Selection Process

The recruitment process contains two stages - written test and document verification.

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