I would like to state that if there is any interested candidate wanting to apply for the post of Graduate Engineers (for varied fields like Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Electronics & Telecommunication) then one can try as its openings are available as declared by Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) of Mumbai, Maharashtra.

It is to be noted that short listing of the candidates will be made on the basis of GATE 2013 Score Card, Group Discussion, Group Task and Personal Interview performance. One should attend without fail the Online Examination of GATE 2013 that is to held on 20th January whereas its Offline Examination is scheduled on 10th February of 2013. Only qualified candidate in the GATE 2013 test round will be invited for the group discussion that will be followed by personal interview round. Shortlisted candidates will be provided with admit card wherein the group discussion and interview schedule will be highlighted.

One should first register for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2013 before making entry for HPCL posts. You can clarify the details of the recruitment process, schedule and criteria at HPCL official link: http://jobs.hpcl.co.in/Recruit_New/Website%20detail%20AD.PDF

Desired candidates for the post must be BE or B Tech qualified (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Electronics & Telecommunication or Instrumentation Engineering) with at least 60% score from a well known Institute or University with appearance in GATE 2013. Applicant for the post must not exceed above 25 years. This age limitation is not observed over SC, ST, PWD and OBC candidates as per to the government norms.

There will be imposition of Application Fee of Rs 200 for all but is excluded from SC, ST and PWD candidates. Payment of fee should be made in DD or Challan format wherein one should fill the form that could be downloaded from the official link of HPCL. One should fill the Branch Transaction Journal Number that will be provided in the Challan copy generated by the bank system in the online application form for successful registration.

On 24th December or before 14th February one can make online registration by downloading the application format from HPCL official website: http://www.hindustanpetroleum.com

It is important to make a print out of the system generated application form with unique Application ID after successful submission of it to produce it during the Group Discussion and Interview round along with photocopy of GATE 2013 Admit Card, Valid GATE 2013 Score Card and Fee Payment Receipt.

If there is necessity for personal inquiry regarding application form process or others then you can directly approach the officials at the Registered Office address Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, 17, Jamshedji Tata Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400020 or through phone at 022 22863709 or 22863577.