Ramakanta Biswas

The Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) has released a recruitment notification for engagement of Graduate Apprentice Trainees (engineering) at different locations across the country.  

The online application process for the Graduate Apprentice Trainees (engineering) has commenced on the National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS) portal from November 22. 

The last date for submission of online application for HPCL Recruitment is December 6, 2021. 

Qualification Criterion:

Engineering Graduates in Civil/Mechanical Electrical/ Electrical & Electronics/ Electronics & Telecommunication/Instrumentation /Computer Science/ IT streams who have completed Engineering Graduation after January 1, 2020 onwards are eligible to apply.

Candidates belonging to General/OBC-NC category must have 60 per cent aggregate whereas candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwBD (VH/HH/OH) must have 50 per cent aggregate marks in all years/semesters in qualifying examination.

Age Limit: 

Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 22-11-2021. The is age relaxation by 5 years for SC/ST, three years for OBC and 10 years for PwBD (VH/HH/OH) candidates.

Selection Methodology:

Candidates fulfilling all the eligibility criteria will be called for interview tentatively scheduled in the month of January 2022.

All India merit list will be drawn on the basis of academic results of engineering degree and scores in the interview.

Final offer for Apprenticeship Training would be subject to clearing the Medical Test as per HPCL standards and submission of all documents /certificates towards proof of age, qualifications, caste, medical certificate of PwBD and medical fitness. 


Candidates selected as Graduate Apprentice Trainee will be paid monthly stipend of Rs 25,000. 

How to Apply: 

Candidates have to enrolled themselves on NATS Portal and apply for Graduate Apprentice Trainee using their USER ID/Email ID and password.