PGCIL Recruitment 2023 for 425 Diploma Trainee Posts

PGCIL Recruitment 2023 for 425 Diploma Trainee Posts

The Powergrid Corporation of India Limited has just released a notification for the recruitment of 425 Diploma Trainees. This opportunity comes with an excellent chance for those looking to kickstart their careers.

Tejanand Rompicherla

The Powergrid Corporation of India Limited has just released a notification for the recruitment of 425 Diploma Trainees. This opportunity comes with an excellent chance for those looking to kickstart their careers. If you hold a Diploma certificate in a relevant discipline from a recognized institute or board, you're eligible to apply for these PGCIL jobs. The last date for submitting your application is September 23, 2023.

This article covers essential information such as the Powergrid Corporation of India Limited Recruitment 2023 Notification, the online application process, age requirements, fee structure, eligibility criteria, salary details, job profile, PGCIL Admit Card 2023, syllabus, and much more. Don't miss out on this opportunity to embark on a rewarding career path with PGCIL!
PGCIL Recruitment 2023 Important Dates



Name of Post 

Diploma Trainee

Age Limit

27 years as on 31.12.2022 (Candidates should have been born on or after 01.01.1996 and on or before 31.12.2004).

Educational Qualification

Full-Time Regular Three Years Diploma

in relevant discipline of engineering from recognized Technical Board / Institute


Electrical / Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering /

Power Engineering (Electrical/ Electronics /Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Telecommunication /

Electronics & Electrical Communication /

Telecommunication Engg/ Civil Engg. with Minimum 70%  of Marks.

Application Fee

Gen/ OBC/ EWS - Rs. 300

SC/ ST/ PwD/ ESM - No Fee

Salary Details

Rs. 27,500/- per month as a stipend during the one-year training period.

On successful completion of training, the candidates will be absorbed as Junior Engineer Gr-IV (S1) in the

Supervisory category in the pay scale of Rs. Rs. 27500

Selection Process

Computer Based Test

PGCIL Recruitment 2023 Exam Pattern

  • Part I consists of a Technical Knowledge Test (TKT) with 120 questions having specific questions from the respective discipline.
  • Part II consists of Supervisory Aptitude Test (SAT) with 50 questions on vocabulary, verbal comprehension, quantitative aptitude, reasoning ability, data sufficiency and interpretation, numerical ability, etc.
  • All questions carry equal marks (1 mark). Wrong and multiple answers would result in negative marks of ¼.

PGCIL Recruitment 2023 Qualifying Criteria in Written Test

Vacancy Reservation 

Qualifying Criteria

UR / EWS Vacancies

Minimum 30% in each: Part-I & Part-II separately and Minimum 40% marks in aggregate

Other Reserved Vacancies

Minimum 25% in each: Part-I & Part-II separately and Minimum 30% marks in aggregate.

PGCIL Recruitment 2023 Application Process

  1. Check Eligibility Criteria
  2. Visit the official website of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL). You can find the website by doing a quick internet search or by visiting the official government job portal.
  3. Look for the "Career" or "Recruitment" section on the PGCIL website. Click on it to access the latest job openings.
  4. Search for the PGCIL Recruitment 2023 for Diploma Trainees and click on the official notification link.
  5. Read the notification thoroughly to understand the details of the recruitment, including important dates, vacancies, eligibility criteria, and the selection process.
  6. After ensuring that you meet the eligibility criteria, locate the "Apply Online" or "Registration" link.
  7. Click on the "Apply Online" or "Registration" link to start the application process.
  8. Fill in the required details in the online application form. This will include personal information, educational qualifications, work experience (if any), contact details, and more.
  9. Carefully review the information you've entered to ensure accuracy.
  10. Upload scanned copies of necessary documents such as your photograph, signature, and educational certificates. Ensure these documents meet the specified size and format requirements mentioned in the notification.
  11. Pay the application fee as mentioned in the notification. Payment can usually be made online through various methods such as credit/debit cards, net banking, or other online payment options.
  12. Pay the application fee through the provided online payment gateway.
  13. Save the payment receipt or transaction ID as proof of fee payment.
  14. After submitting the application form successfully, you will receive a confirmation message on the screen.
  15. Download and print a copy of the submitted application form for your records. This is essential for future reference.
  16. Keep an eye on the official PGCIL website for updates on the recruitment process, including the release of admit cards for the written examination or interview.
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