PSU Recruitment through GATE 2018 – An increasing number of PSUs, current figures stand at 50 plus, today use GATE scores to recruit graduate engineers. Some of the prominent PSUs that use GATE scores for recruitment include BHEL, GAIL, NHPC, BSNL and DMRC. Candidates need to have valid and good GATE scores to be considered for recruitement, as competition is stiff. The trend of PSU recruitment through GATE first started in 2012, when a handful of PSUs used GATE scores for recruitment. The trend took off from there and GATE scores quickly turned into a benchmark that PSUs today use to screen and hire quality highly-educated graduates across various engineering disciplines. The number of vacancies that are filled in these companies through the PSU recruitment through GATE are huge; for instance BSNL hired a record-setting 2,510 GATE candidates this year. The list of all PSUs that are hiring through GATE 2018 have been compiled on this page. The announcements for PSU recruitment through GATE 2018 have started to come in and the updated information along with the dates, links to apply can be accessed here from the corresponding given links alongside in the table.GATE exam pattern 2018 - IIT Guwahati has released the GATE 2018 exam pattern. Candidates can check here the exam pattern of GATE 2018 such as question paper pattern, marking scheme, syllabus, no. of questions, test duration, etc.
GATE scores are valid for a period of three years for M.Tech admissions only and not PSU recruitment. Candidates planning to appear in GATE 2018 to be eligible for PSU recruitment could fill the application form of GATE 2018 from August 31 to October 9, 2017. The application form of GATE 2018 had to be filled through GATE Online Application Processing System (GOAPS). GATE 2018 will be held across 23 papers on February 3, 4, 10 and 11, 2018. The exam will be of three hours duration and include 65 questions; the total marks of the exam are 100. The result of GATE 2018 will be declared by IIT Guwahati, which is the conducting body, on March 17, 2017. The score card of GATE 2018 will also be available for download from March 20, 2018.