CPCL Recruitment 2023: Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (A group Company of IndianOil) has released a notification for the applications of Engineers through GATE -2023. There are a total of 16 positions.
Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL) is a leading profit making Public Sector Organization and a Group Company of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd., in the field of Hydro-carbon processing with a refining capacity of 10.5 MMTPA located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
What is the educational qualification for the applications of CPCL –in detail below;
B.Tech./BE /Equivalent obtained as Full-time Regular course from Institutions/ Colleges/ Universities/ Deemed Universities duly recognized by AICTE/UGC in anyone of the following disciplines –
For Chemical –
First Class Graduate Degree in Engineering / Technology in Chemical / Petroleum / Petrochemicals with not less than 60% mark in aggregate of all semesters / years. SC/ST/PwBD candidates need to score a minimum 55% against reserved positions. (GATE 2023 Code ‘CH’)
For Mechanical –
First Class Graduate Degree in Engineering / Technology in Mechanical with not less than 60% mark in aggregate of all semesters / years. SC/ST/PwBD candidates need to score a minimum 55% against reserved positions. (GATE 2023 Code ‘ME’)
Candidates pursuing ME/ M.Tech as Integrated course or Dual degree Course of BE / B. Tech Program
Engineering Degree can be B.E./ B.Tech./ B.Sc. Engg (4 years duration). Candidates having 05 years B.E./ B. Tech. + M.E./ M. Tech. integrated dual degree in engineering in relevant discipline shall also be considered.
Candidates who has completed Integrated ME/ M.Tech where separate degrees for BE/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech are awarded are eligible to apply, only if they have completed the course requirement for award of BE/ B.Tech in one of the Engineering disciplines mentioned above (para 1.4)
If a candidate who has completed integrated ME/M.Tech programme and is awarded two separate degrees i.e. BE/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech, then the percentage of marks/CGPA obtained by the candidates in BE/BTech only will be considered to determine the eligibility of the candidate
If a single degree is awarded i.e. ME/M.Tech to the candidate at the end of integrated ME/M.Tech program, then the percentage of marks/CGPA obtained by the candidates in ME/M.Tech program only will be considered to determine the eligibility of the candidate.
What is the age limit for the applications of CPCL –in detail below;
3 Upper Age Limit and Age Relaxation (As on 01.07.2023)
Candidates applying from General/EWS category should not be more than 26 years. Relaxation to candidates applying from other categories shall apply as per Government of India guidelines. Following cut off on Date of Birth shall apply.
What are the eligibility criteria for the applications of CPCL –in detail below;
Who can apply?
- Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply.
- Applicants must have appeared and qualified in GATE 2023 from any one of the disciplines mentioned in para 1.2
Eligible Discipline (GATE 2023) –
- Candidates must have qualified in the GATE 2023 examination from one of the following disciplines in order to be eligible to apply for the advertised posts: i. Chemical Engineering : (GATE 2023 code: CH) ii. Mechanical Engineering : (GATE 2023 code: ME)
- A candidate can apply in CPCL only from one of the aforesaid disciplines. In order to apply, the candidate must have qualified GATE 2023 examination from any one of the above disciplines and also done BE/B.Tech from the same discipline.
- Qualifying in GATE 2023 from disciplines other than 02 (Two) disciplines mentioned above will not be accepted towards eligibility for the advertised post.
- GATE marks of previous years (GATE 2022 or before) will not be accepted.
Application Procedure for the Recruitment of CPCL:
How to apply for the recruitment of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL) –in detail below;
- Firstly, go to the official website of CPCL: Link
- Secondly, click on ‘Apply Online’ (Link Below)
- Thirdly, fill up the application details
- Fourthly, scan & upload the documents
- After that, pay the application fee
- At last, submit it.
Application Fee for CPCL Recruitment:
General, EWS and OBC candidates are required to pay a non-refundable registration fee of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) as application fee (non-refundable) though Online mode using either Debit/Credit Card or through Net-Banking only. The Bank Charges as applicable have to be borne by the candidates. No other means / mode of application shall be accepted. CPCL will not be responsible for non-receipt / bouncing back of any email sent to the candidate.
Fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances. Candidates are therefore requested to verify their eligibility before paying the application fee.
SC / ST / PwBD / ExSM / Women candidates are exempted from payment of application fee.
What is the selection process for the recruitment of CPCL –in detail below;
The selection shall be made through GATE 2023 Scores and Personal Interview of the short listed candidates for assessment of different facets of Knowledge, Skills, Attitude, Aptitude, etc.
Shortlisting for Personal Interview shall be done category-wise in descending order of their marks obtained in GATE 2023 examination for respective discipline. Merely qualifying in GATE 2023 examination does not guarantee short-listing for Personal Interview.
Document Readiness –
Eligibility of the shortlisted candidates shall be verified at the time of Personal
Interview and only those candidates shall be allowed to appear in the
selection process who would meet the eligibility criteria by furnishing relevant
and valid documents in latest formats in original at the time of document
Therefore, candidates must be able to produce valid and relevant documents
in latest formats in original in support of information furnished by them in their
CPCL application form at the time of document verification, failing which
candidates may not be allowed to participate further in the selection process
and may be declared ineligible for the position. Candidates are therefore
advised to exercise utmost caution while filling up the application form.
Merit List –
Final selection will be based on 85% weightage for GATE Score and 15%
weightage for Interview Marks.
Candidate must secure minimum 40% marks in Interview (35% for
Important Dates & Links for CPCL Recruitment:
Last date of application: 02.08.2023
Official Website of CPCL: Link
Application Link: Click Here
Official Notification: Download