BHEL Recruitment 2019

16 Nov, 2018

BHEL Recruitment 2019 – BHEL, an acronym that stands for Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd, has announced its recruitment drive for the position of Engineer Trainees (ET). The apex body is interested in recruiting eligible candidates for the designation offered. Recruitment will be done through GATE 2018. BHEL Recruitment 2019 will be available from February and the interested candidates can apply till March 2019. All interested candidates can fill the application form after checking the eligibility criteria. Candidates, who completely fulfill the eligibility criteria, will be able to fill the application form. Candidates are required to fill the application form successfully in order to appear in the process of recruitment. Application form will be available on the official website of the recruiting body and can be filled via online mode only. Candidates are informed to fill the application form before the last date and they have to pay the application fee.  Candidates who have applied for the BHEL Recruitment 2019 will be shortlisted on the basis of the score they have got in BHEL Recruitment 2019. Candidates who are graduates in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering can appear in the BHEL Recruitment 2019. It will be a great opportunity to all those who wish to nurture their career as an ET (Engineer Trainees) and with a reputed organization like BHEL.   


This article will discuss the overview of BHEL Recruitment 2019, important dates, eligibility criteria, papers allowed for the recruitment, application form, pay scale, selection procedure, service agreement bond, GATE cut off for BHEL Recruitment.

Overview of BHEL Recruitment 2019

    Candidates can check the overview of the recruitment process below:



    Name of Organization

    Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL)

    Position Offered

    Engineer Trainees (ET)

    Qualification Required

    Mechanical / Electrical Engineering

    Number of Vacancies (tentative)

    · Mechanical – 30

    · Electrical – 20

    Official Website

    BHEL Recruitment 2019: Important Dates

    We are mentioning the tentative dates of every event of BHEL Recruitment 2019. Below mentioned dates are tentative as official authority hasn’t announced any schedule of events yet. Candidates are required to stay connected if they want to stay updated.



    Dates (Tentative)


    GATE 2019 Registrations

    1 September, 2018


    Last date to register for GATE 2019

    21 September, 2018


    GATE 2019 Admit Card

    January 4, 2019


    GATE 2019 exam dates

    February 2, 3, 9 and 10, 2019


    Starting dates for BHEL application form 2019

    February 12, 2019


    Last date to fill the application form for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    March 12, 2019


    Last date to pay application fee for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    March 13, 2019


    Date of Interview

    Notify soon

    Eligibility Criteria for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    Checking the eligibility criteria and fulfilling it completely is the first priority of each and every candidate. Only those candidates will be able to fill the application form successfully who fulfill the eligibility criteria completely. If any candidate is not eligible as per the eligibility criteria framed by the official authority then the authority has all the rights to cancel the candidature of the candidate. If any candidate is found ineligible during the process of selection he/she will be immediately rejected by the official authority. An eligibility criterion is framed on the basis of the designation being offered. It is made depending upon Nationality, Age limit and educational qualification.  

    1. Nationality: Applying candidate is required to be a citizen of India.
    2. Age Limit:
    • Maximum age limit is 27 years for the candidates belonging to the general and OBC category as on September 1, 2018.
    • Age limit is applicable on the candidates who have studied two-year full time post graduate in Engineering or Business Administration/Management.
    1. Educational Qualification:
    • Candidate should have passed bachelor degree in Engineering/Technology or should have passed five-year integrated Masters degree or dual degree programme in engineering or technology in mechanical or electrical engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
    • Candidate who are in last year are also applicable but they are required to submit degree/final year on June 1, 2019 or at the time of interview.
    1. Medical Requirement: Medical requirements are also required as per the guidelines via BHEL.

    GATE Papers for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    S. No

    Discipline Required

    Allowed disciplines

    GATE 2019 Paper Code



    · Power Systems & High Voltage Engineering

    · Power Plant Engineering.

    · Power Engineering

    · Power Electronics

    · High Voltage Engineering

    · Energy Engineering

    · Electronics & Power

    · Electrical, Instrumentation & Control

    · Electrical Machine

    · Electrical & Electronics




    · Thermal Engineering  Manufacturing Technology

    · Production Technology Manufacturing Engineering (NIFFT Ranchi)

    · Industrial Engineering Production Engineering  Production and Power Plant Engineering

    · Power Engineering

    · Mechatronics

    · Mechanical Production and Tool Engineering

    · Manufacturing Process and Automation

    · Industrial Engineering

    · Industrial and Production Engineering


     BHEL Application form 2019

    Submission of application form successfully will be the prior step to be performed by the candidates if they wish to appear in the recruitment process. Application form can be filled by the online mode on the official website only. Candidates are required to upload their scanned photograph and signature in order to fill the application form successfully. Candidates also required paying the application fee for the successful submission of the application form. 

    Documents Required for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    Document Required

    Dimension of the file

    Format of file

    Scanned Copy of Caste certificate (for SC / ST/ OBC candidate)

    File should not exceed 1 MB limit.

    .jpg/ .jpeg format or PDF format

    Scanned Copy of Disability Certificate for Persons with Disabilities candidate only

    Image of scanned photograph of the candidate

    · 3.5 cm × 4.5 cm (Width x Height)

    · Maximum pixel: 480 × 640

    · Minimum Pixel: 240 × 320

    · File size should not exceed 500KB respectively.

    jpg / jpeg format

    Image of scanned signature of the candidate

    ·  Sign in blue or black ball point pen in a box of size 2 cm × 7 cm (Height x Width) on an A4 white paper

    · Maximum pixel: 160 × 560

    · Minimum Pixel: 80 × 280

    · File size should not exceed 250 KB

    Debit card details/Credit Card details / Net banking details

    To pay the application fee respectively.

    How to Fill BHEL Application Form 2019?

    Step 1: Fill the details on the application form

    • Candidates are required to first click on the “Apply Online” link.
    • After that they are required to enter the valid GATE 2019 Registration No.
    • Now, candidates are required to fill the details like Personal details, Education Qualification details.
    • Now, click on Submit tab.
    • The authority will generate Acknowledgement Number that has to be kept safe to login by the candidate.

    Step 2: Upload Scanned Documents

    • Candidates now login using the “Acknowledgement Number” as user name and date of birth as password respectively.
    • Now, upload the documents as per the instructions respectively.  

    Step 3: Pay the Application Fee

    • Candidates are advised to review the details before making the payment.
    • Application fee for the candidates belonging to general category is Rs 300 plus service tax extra payable through Credit card/ Debit card/ Net banking.
    • SC / ST / EXSM / PWD candidates are exempted from paying any fee for the recruitment.

    Step 4: Print out

    • Candidates are advised to take a printout of their application form for future reference. They are, however, not require to send any documents to the BHEL office.

     BHEL Selection Procedure 2019

    • A merit list will be prepared by the authority on the basis of GATE 2019 score and on the basis of the performance of the candidate in the personal interview round.
    • Below we are providing the weightage given to both the selecting factors out of 100:
    1. GATE 2019 score: 75%
    2. Interview round: 25%
    • Candidates will be provided with the training for one year after joining and after that they will be absorbed as Engineer.

    Pay Scale

    Successfully selected candidates will get basic pay of Rs. 20, 600/- during the period of training in an pay scale of Rs. 20, 600- 46, 500/-.  

    After successful completion of training, the trainees will be considered as a Engineer in the scale of Rs. 24, 900 – 50, 500/-.

    Candidates will get a basic pay of Rs. 24, 900/- alongwith DA (currently 114.8% of basic pay). Candidates also get other perks and allowances (46% of basic pay) as well as the benefits like leave, leave encashment, medical facilities, provident fund, gratuity, performance pay, Uniform, subsidized canteen facilities, company accommodation or HRA etc.

    Cost offered to the company will be Rs. 8.0 lakh per annum.

    Service Agreement Bond

    • Successfully selected candidates are required to execute a service agreement bond of Rs 2,00,000/- (Rupees Two Lakh only) that they will serve the Company (or any Government Department or Undertaking at the discretion of the Company) for a period of three years after  completing their training successfully, respectively.
    • Candidates are also required to produce a Surety Bond that has been executed by their parents/ guardian/ reliable surety.

    GATE Cut Off for BHEL Recruitment 2019

    Below we have provided with the previous year’s cut off for the BHEL Recruitment 2019. Candidates are advised to have a look on the following cut off list so that they will get a idea about the criteria for short listing the candidates for the personal interview round.

    GATE Cutoff for BHEL Recruitment 2017

















    Note: Relaxation to the cut-off marks for Persons with Disabilities is up to 50% for being invited for interviews respectively.  

    GATE Cutoff for BHEL Recruitment 2016



























    Address of Official Authority

    BHEL House,
    Siri Fort,
    New Delhi – 110049, India



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