Engineering Executive Trainees – 2022

NTPC Limited

  • India
Engineering Executive Trainees – 2022
Job Posted : Nov 2nd, 2022

Job Description

NTPC Limited is India’s largest power conglomerate with an installed capacity of 70,234 MW. Commensurate with our country’s growth challenges, NTPC has embarked upon an ambitious plan to attain a total installed capacity of 130 GW by 2032. To fuel its ambitious growth plan, NTPC is looking for promising, dedicated, energetic young Graduate Engineers with brilliant academic records to join the organization as:


Full time Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technology/AMIE with not less than 65% marks, as per respective Institute/University norms (55% for SC/ST/PwBD candidates). Candidates must have appeared for Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) — 2022. A candidate with the prescribed degree identified for the disciplines as given below can only apply for the post of EET in the respective discipline:



Discipline Advertised Prescribed full time degree in engineering
Electrical Engineering Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Electrical, Instrumentation & Control / Power Systems & High Voltage/ Power Electronics/ Power Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Mechanical / Production / Industrial Engg./ Production & Industrial Engg./ Thermal / Mechanical & Automation/ Power Engineering
Electronics Engineering Electronics / Electronics & Telecommunication / Electronics & Power/ Power Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/ Electrical & Electronics
Instrumentation Engineering Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control/ Electronics, Instrumentation & Control
Civil Engineering Civil/Construction Engineering
Mining Engineering Mining

Age Limit:-

Upper Age limit is 27 years as on last date of online application.


Eligible candidates must have appeared & qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2022. Candidates shall be shortlisted for document verification based on GATE-2022 performance, from amongst the candidates who apply against this advertisement in NTPC. Further, the candidates will be extended “Offer of Appointment” subject to meeting the advertised eligibility criteria. Please note that only GATE marks of 2022 will be valid for EET-2022 recruitment.

Gate – 2022 paper as detailed below:-

Engineering disciplines  as advertised by NTPC Corresponding Gate-2022 Paper Corresponding GATE – 2022 Paper Code
Electrical Engg. (Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Electrical, Instrumentation & Control / Power Systems & High Voltage / Power Electronics / Power Engineering) Electrical Engineering EE
Mechanical Engg. (Mechanical / Production / Industrial Engg./ Production & Industrial Engg./ Thermal / Mechanical & Automation / Power Engineering) Mechanical


Electronics Engg. (Electronics / Electronics & Telecommunication / Electronics & Power/ Power Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/ Electrical & Electronics) Electronics & Communication Engineering EC
Instrumentation Engg. (Electronics & Instrumentation / Instrumentation & Control/Electronics, Instrumentation & Control) Instrumentation Engineering IN
Civil Engineering (Civil/Construction) Civil Engineering CE
Mining Engineering Mining MN


Category-wise projected vacancies in each discipline are given below:

Discipline Vacancies
Electrical 280 172 19 36 35 18
Mechanical 360 205 21 51 59 24
Electronics 164 76 14 43 24 7
Civil 30 14 2 8 4 2
Mining 30 11 3 8 5 3

The vacancies for PwBDs are reserved as per Govt. guidelines. Vacancies for EWS candidates are as per Govt. guidelines subject to the final outcome of Hon’ble SC order.

Identified type of disabilities for the post of EET (Electrical): a) D, HH b) OA,OL,Dw, AAV c) ASD (M), SLD, M I d) MD involving (a) to (c), EET (Mechanical): a) D, HH b) OA,OL,Dw, AAV c) SLD, MI d) MD involving (a) to (c), EET (Electronics /Instrumentation): a) D, HH b) OA,OL, CP,LC, Dw, AAV c) ASD(M),SLD, MI d) MD involving (a) to (c), EET (Civil): a) D, HH b) OA,OL,LC,Dw, AAV c) SLD, MI d) MD involving (a) to (c), EET (Mining): Not identified for PwBD category

The total number of projected vacancies indicated above may increase / decrease at the discretion of NTPC management.


Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs.40,000-1,40,000 at the basic pay of Rs. 40,000/- (E1 Grade). The other benefits such as Dearness Allowance, other perquisites and allowances, terminal benefits, etc. will be admissible as per company rules in force from time to time during training / after absorption.


The selected candidates shall undergo one-year training at various places. The final place of posting will be decided after completion of training. Candidates can be placed, across the country, in any of projects/ stations including Subsidiaries/JVs companies of NTPC.

The incumbents would be posted at projects/stations for shift operation of power plants and will be required to work in shifts (including night shift). Application for the post will be considered as the consent of the candidate to work in shifts (including night shift).


  • Candidates claiming to belong to any particular category shall necessarily have a valid EWS/OBC/SC/ST/Disability certificate, as the case may be, from the Competent Reservations and relaxations for SC / ST / OBC / XSM / EWS/ PwBD candidates will be provided as per Government guidelines. Relaxations will be extended in vacancies identified for SC / ST / OBC (non- creamy layer)/ PwBD.
  • Category (SC/ST/OBC/EWS/PwBD) once filled in the online application form will not be changed and no benefit of other category will be admissible later The reserved category candidates are required to submit requisite valid certificate in the latest prescribed format of Government of India, issued by the competent authority, if called for.
  • SC, ST and PwBD candidates with at least 55% marks in qualifying examination are eligible to apply for the The upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST, 3 years for OBC candidates. It is relaxed by 10 years for PwBD- General/EWS, 13 years for PwBD-OBC and 15 years for PwBD-SC/ST candidates. The OBC candidates who belong to “Creamy Layer” are not entitled for concession admissible to OBC category and such candidates have to indicate their category as General. The EWS/ OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates are required to submit requisite certificate in prescribed format of Government of India, from a competent authority issued in the current financial year only. Upper age is relaxed by 5 years for the candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir from 01.01.80 to 31.12.89. In addition, the age relaxation for Ex-servicemen (XSM) will be as per Government of India norms.


The selected candidates who belong to General, EWS and OBC categories will be required to execute a service agreement bond of Rs. 5,00,000/- (Rs. 2,50,000/- for candidates belonging to SC, ST, PwBD categories) to serve the company for at least 3 years after successful completion of one-year training.


Before joining, candidates will have to undergo medical examination by the NTPC Medical Board and the decision of the board will be final and binding. No relaxation in health standards is allowed. Detailed medical norms are available on the website


  • Candidates need to apply online for NTPC EET-2022 on the website or visit careers section at with their GATE-2022 registration number.
  • Candidates will be required to upload their photograph during online Application
  • Read the instructions carefully and fill-in the online application form giving accurate information including the GATE-2022 registration number. After successful registration, system will generate a Unique registration application number. Candidates are required to keep the printout of the registration slip which will be generated by the system after successful Registeration.
  • Please ensure that the GATE-2022 registration number, which is mentioned on your GATE-2022 score card, is filled up correctly. Name should also be filled up as appearing in GATE score card. No request with respect to the change in any data entered by the candidate will be entertained once the application is submitted Succesfully.
  • Candidates belonging to General/EWS/OBC category are required to pay a non- refundable registration fee of 300/-. The SC/ST/PwBD/XSM category and female candidates need not pay the registration fee. The payment can be made either in online or oWline mode.
  • Payment in offline mode: State Bank of India has been authorized to collect the registration fee, in a specially opened account (No. 30987919993) at CAG branch, New Delhi, on behalf of NTPC. Candidate has to approach the nearby SBI branch with a printout of the “pay-in-slip” which is available on the application registration portal. The pay-in-slip printed from the portal should only be used for depositing the fee for proper crediting of amount in the allocated account. On receipt of the money, the bank will issue a unique Journal Number and a Branch Code of the bank collecting the money. This journal number and the branch code are to be filled up by the candidate during online registration. NTPC will not be responsible in case the candidate deposits the fee in a wrong account.
  • Payment in online mode: Candidate also have the option to pay the fees online (through Net banking / Debit Card / Credit Card). The online payment option will be available in the online application form.
  • Fee once paid will not be refunded under any Candidates are therefore requested to verify their eligibility before paying the registration fee.


  • Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply.
  • The candidate should ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility criteria and other norms mentioned in the advertisement.
  • All qualifications should be from an Indian University / Institute recognized by AICTE/ appropriate statutory authority.
  • All computations of age and qualification shall be done w.r.t. the last date of receipt of online application as mentioned in the advertisement.
  • No manual / paper application will be entertained.
  • Candidature of a registered candidate is liable to be rejected at any stage of recruitment process or after recruitment or joining, if any information provided by the candidate is false or is not found to be in conformity with eligibility criteria mentioned in the advertisement. Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.
  • The E-mail ID entered in the online application form must remain valid for at least next one No change in the E-mail ID will be allowed, once entered. All future correspondence would be sent via E-mail only.
  • Candidates employed with Government Departments / PSUs / Autonomous Bodies are required to submit relieving letter from current organization at the time of joining, if selected for the said post.
  • The mere fact that a candidate has submitted application against the advertisement and apparently fulfilling the criteria as prescribed in the advertisement would not bestow on him/her the right to be definitely called for further selection process.
  • NTPC reserves the right to cancel / restrict / enlarge/ modify / alter the recruitment process, if need so arises, without issuing any further notice or assigning any reason whatsoever.
  • Any proceedings in respect of any matter of claim or dispute arising out of this advertisement and / or an application in response thereto can be instituted only in Delhi and couns / tribunals / forums at Delhi only shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction to try any such cause/ dispute.
  • In case any ambiguity/dispute arises on account of interpretation in versions other than English, the English Version will prevail.


a. Commencement of online application 28.10.2022
b. Last date for online application 11.11.2022