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Reputed PSUs SAIL, ONGC, Coal India, Power Grid, NPCIL, etc hire Civil Engineers through GATE exam route. Candidates opted to get jobs through GATE need to qualifying the cut-off rank to become eligible to apply for PSU jobs. Are you planning to get a civil engineer job at PSU? Check out the list of PSU companies hiring Civil Engineers.

Civil Engineering PSUs’ Jobs Recruitment Through GATE

Candidates applying for Civil Engineering PSU jobs should have a B.Tech/BE from a recognized university or college with a valid GATE score. Some PSUs hire Civil Engineers with 60% or more scores in civil engineering degree. The age limit criteria for a candidate to apply for a job is 21-30 years.

Classification of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs)

Public Sector Undertakings are classified into three categories:

Navratna: Navratna PSU companies with annual turnover of 2,000-20,000 crores. These companies are listed in SEBI (Security Exchange Board of India) at national and international levels. Examples: HAL, BPCL, HPCL and ONGC.

Maharatna: Maharatna companies are PSUs with an average annual turnover of less than 20k crore. These government companies fall in the category of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE). Examples: BHEL, GAIL (India), NTPC and IOCL.

Miniratna: Miniratna PSUs are classified into two categories: category I and II. Turnover of Miniratna companies is lower than Navratna and Maharatna companies.

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PSU Companies Classification Companies Name
Navratna PSUs Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited & Power Grid Corporation of India, etc.
Maharatna PSUs Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), GAIL (India) Limited, NTPC Limited, Steel Authority of India Limited, Indian Oil Corporation Limited, etc.
Miniratna PSUs Category I Miniratna PSU Companies: Airports Authority of India, Antrix Corporation Limited, Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited, etc.
 Category II Miniratna PSU Companies
Bharat Pumps and Compressors Limited, Central Mine Planning and Design Institute, Engineering Projects(India) Limited, etc. 

How do apply for PSU Civil Engineering Job?

After the release of GATE results, PSUs start the application process to recruit Civil Engineers. Candidates can check the official websites of PSUs. Interested ones can fill out application forms for respective PSUs companies. Ensure that you satisfy all the eligibility criteria for applying for a civil engineer job at PSU. Shortlisted candidates based on their applications called further recruitment process of interviews and group discussion rounds.

Steps to Apply for PSU Civil Engineering Job

Candidates carefully follow a list of steps while applying for PSU Civil Engineering Job. A single mistake in your application can cause rejection.

  • Visit respective PSUs official websites.
  • Click on the career section on home page to view job notifications and apply online.
  • Check the job notification and click on apply option.
  • Add your name, phone number, and email address to register for job application.
  • Fill out all form details carefully and pay form fees to apply for job.
  • Check the details filled in and click on final submit button.
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GATE Civil Engineering candidates can check PSU companies official website to know latest job updates so that,they can apply to respective jobs after GATE exam. PSUs offer huge job opportunities to Civil Engineers.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Is GATE Civil Engineering Exam difficult to clear?

No, GATE Civil Engineering exam is not difficult to clear. It depends on the preparation of candidates applying for exam.

Which PSU company is best for Civil Engineers through GATE?

List of companies hiring Civil Engineers through GATE

Airports Authority of India (AAI)

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)

Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL)

National Fertilizer Limited (NFL)

NLC India Limited

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL)

How can I get into PSU after clearing GATE exam?

You meet the GATE cut-off score of PSUs then, start filling application forms of these companies.

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