The application process for PSUs through GATE exam is already underway.PSU jobs have always been a major attraction for people looking for a stable and rewarding career. And, now applying for PSU jobs has become all the more easy (or tough) courtesy the GATE exam.
Each year after the GATE exam is concluded, these PSUs release their own cut off for each subject, inviting the best candidates to try their hands at a career in PSUs. And, the best thing is, that it doesn’t matter which college you are from or how much you scored throughout your academic career, if you have a valid GATE score, you are eligible.
Perks of PSU jobs
- PSUs jobs are known for their good pay. Also, you can expect certain stability in your career which can be rewarding and fulfilling. If you do your job well enough, then you might look at sticking around till retirement.
- PSUs are not very great or quick about implementing new policies and are slow with bringing in new innovations. However, this can be a perfect opportunity for you to step up and get introduce some spark and smart work in your company.
- From healthcare facilities to house allowances, PSU jobs are full of amazing perks.
- You can also enjoy extended leave and other perks if you are smart about maintaining a good equation with everyone and sincere about your work.
List of PSUs through GATE exam
|S. No.||PSU||Age Limit||Fees||Branches Allowed|
|1.||AAI||27||300||AR, EC, EE, CE|
|2.||BARC||26||500||CE, CS, EE, EC, IN, ME|
|4.||BEML||27||500||EC, EE, ME, MT|
|5.||BHEL||27 – 29||300||EE. ME|
|6.||BNPM||28||600||CH, EC, EE, ME|
|8.||BSNL||30||500||CS, EC, EE, IN|
|10.||Cabinet Secretariat||35||N/A||CY, EC, PH|
|11.||CEL||27||N/A||CE, EC, EE, ME|
|12.||DDA||30||N/A||EE, CE, ME|
|14.||DRDO||28||100||CH, CS, EC, EE, ME|
|15.||ECIL||25||500||CSE, ECE, ME|
|16.||EdCIL India||30||300||CE, EC|
|17.||EIL||25||0||CE, CH, ME|
|20.||HAL||28||0||CE, EC, EE, ME|
|21.||HPCL||25||275||CE, CH, ME|
|22.||IOCL||26||0||CE, CH, CS, EC, EE, IN|
|23.||IRCON||33||500||CE, EE, ME|
|24.||KRIBHCO||27||CE, CH, EC, EE, IN, ME|
|26.||MECL||28||100||GG, ME, PE|
|27.||MIDHANI||30||100||EE, ME, MT|
|29.||MPPGCL||35||1100||EC, EE, ME|
|30.||MRVC Ltd||30||CE, EC, EE|
|31.||NALCO||30||500||EC, EE, IN, ME, MT|
|33.||NFL||27||500||CE, CH, CS, EE, IN, ME|
|35.||NHPC||30||N/A||CE, EE, GG, ME|
|36.||NPCIL||26||500||CE, CH, EC, EE, IN, ME|
|37.||NSPCL||27||150||EC, EE, IN, ME|
|39.||NLC||30||300||CE, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME|
|40.||NTPC||27||150||EC, EE, IN, ME, MN|
|43.||OPGC Ltd||25||N/A||CE, EE, ME|
|44.||PGCIL||28||500||CE, CS, EC, EE|
|46.||PSPCL||37||N/A||CE, CS, EC, EE|
|47.||PSTCL||37||N/A||CE, CS, EC, EE, IN, ME|
|51.||SAIL||28||N/A||CH, EE, IN, ME, MN, MT|
|52.||THDC||30||500||CE, EE, ME|
|53.||Vizag Steel||27||500||EE, ME, MT|
|54.||WBSEDCL||27||N/A||CE, CS, EE, ME|
Note: The age limit is only for general candidates.
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GATE exam preparation
If you have your eyes set on the PSUs through GATE exam, then you need to step up your GATE exam preparation and ensure that you give your best. To do so, you can follow these simple GATE exam preparation steps –
Know the syllabus
The first and foremost thing to do is to know the syllabus. Once you know the syllabus only then can you divide your time accordingly. To read on the GATE syllabus go through our blogs on the GATE syllabus.
So far we have covered the five top subjects, that is, Computer Science Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication and Electrical Engineering.
Focus on the subjects in which you can score
If you think you can score more in the General Aptitude section, then focus on it. Do the same with Engineering Mathematics. Though these sections contain 15 – 15% each, these marks still matter a lot and can change your whole GATE score.
Also, focus on those topics which are most comfortable with. However, don’t leave things to chance and prepare for all eventualities.
Take time to revise
You should plan your GATE preparation in such a way that you have ample to revise. Revise once, twice, thrice before the final exam.
The more you revise and the more you practice, the better your preparation will be and the longer you will be able to retain things. So, work on a timetable accordingly.
Give GATE mock tests
If you have your eyes set on PSUs through GATE exam, then you need to give your all to GATE mock tests. GATE mock tests are an important and integral part of the GATE exam preparation.
Mock tests like the AM-GATE mock test can make you familiar with the GATE environment and pitch you against other GATE aspirants to help you analyze your performance. AM-GATE can also help you see your strengths and weaknesses and guide you on the areas you need to work extra hard on.
You might have your heart set on the list of PSUs through GATE exam, and while it is important to be positive, you cannot possibly succeed if you do not try enough. So, know which PSUs through GATE exam you can apply for and then work extra to make the dream of a PSU job come true.
All the best!