Somatirtha Purohit

Hindustan Copper Limited is welcoming applications from candidates for the position of Graduate Engineer Trainee, with recruitment based on GATE scores. 

The application process is set to begin on January 29, and the last date for submitting applications is February 19. 

Interested candidates can apply via the official website of Hindustan Copper at

HCL Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 40 posts

  • UR Candidates: 21 posts

  • EWS Candidates: 5 posts

  • OBC NCL Candidates: 7 posts

  • ST Candidates: 8 posts

  • SC Candidates: 5 posts

Age Limit

The maximum age limit for the post of Graduate Engineer Trainee is 28 years as of January 1, 2024.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must attain a minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST) in the aggregate in their engineering degree in the relevant discipline from a University or Institution recognized by the Government, UGC, AIU, or AICTE.

Candidates are required to have cleared the GATE Examination in either 2021, 2022, or 2023 and possess a valid GATE score from the corresponding years.

Selection Process

The selection procedure for the Graduate Engineer Trainee position comprises two steps, with the following weightage assigned: GATE score accounting for 70 per cent and Personal Interview carrying a weightage of 30 per cent.

Application Fee

All candidates, including PwBDs, are exempt from paying fees. Only General, OBC, and EWS candidates are required to pay a non-refundable application processing charge of Rs 500.

For more details, check the official notification.