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PGCIL Recruitment 2021 eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, study plan, vacancies, salary, and more


Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd, a Maharatna Company under the Ministry of Power, Government of India, invites 1100 promising, energetic and bright people for apprenticeship for one year in various trades for its following Regions-

Sl NoRegion/ EstablishmentCovering States/UTsAdvertisement
1Corporate Center, GurugramHaryanaClick here
2Northern Region – I, FaridabadDelhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, UttarakhandClick here
3Northern Region – II, JammuJammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Himachal PradeshClick here
4Northern Region – III, LucknowUttar Pradesh, UttarakhandClick here
5Eastern Region – I, PatnaBihar, JharkhandClick here
6Eastern Region – II, KolkataWest Bengal, SikkimClick here
7North Eastern Region, ShillongArunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, TripuraClick here
8Odisha Projects, BhubaneshwarOdishaClick here
9Western Region – I, NagpurMaharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, GoaClick here
10Western Region – II, VadodaraGujarat, Madhya PradeshClick here
11Southern Region – I, HyderabadAndhra Pradesh, TelanganaClick here
12Southern Region – II, BangaloreKarnataka, Tamilnadu, KeralaClick here

At a glance

Organisation**** Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL)
Last date to Apply20 August 2021
Application modeOnline
Official website

Important dates

Start date of application21 July 2021
Last date to apply20 August 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Sl NoTradeQualification (Recognised Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
1IT (Electrical)ITI in Electrical (Full Time Course)
2Diploma ElectricalFull Time (3 years course) - Diploma in Electrical Engineering
3Diploma CivilFull Time (3 years course) - Diploma in Civil Engineering
4Graduate ElectricalFull Time (4 years course) - B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc.(Engg.) in Electrical Engineering
5Graduate CivilFull Time (4 years course) - B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc.(Engg.) in Civil Engineering
6Graduate in Electronics/Telecommunication EngineeringFull Time (4 years course) - B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc.(Engg.) in Electronics / Telecommunication Engineering
7Graduate Computer ScienceFull Time (4 years course) - B.E./B.Tech./B.Sc.(Engg.) in Computer Science Engineering / Information Technology
8HR Executive (Payroll and Employee Data Management)MBA (HR) / MSW / Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management / Personnel Management & Industrial Relation (2 years full time Course)


The candidate must not be younger than 18 years.

Application fee

Applicants are not required to pay any application fees.

How to Apply

Click here to register.

Click here to Apply for an Apprenticeship in POWERGRID.

  1. Register yourself as a candidate on
  2. After successful registration, the website will generate a unique registration number. Note down your Registration number.
  3. Visit Go to "Careers > Rolling Advertisement for Engagement of Apprentices > Apply Online."
  4. Fill in all the details and submit your application.
  5. Keep a printout of your application for reference.


Sl. NoEstablishmentTotal Vacancy
1Corporate Center, Gurugram44
2Northern Region – I, Faridabad134
3Northern Region – II, Jammu83
4Northern Region – III, Lucknow96
5Eastern Region – I, Patna82
6Eastern Region – II, Kolkata74
7North Eastern Region, Shillong127
8Odisha Projects, Bhubaneshwar53
9Western Region – I, Nagpur112
10Western Region – II, Vadodara115
11Southern Region – I, Hyderabad76
12Southern Region – II, Bangalore114

For detailed distribution of vacancies in each establishment, refer to the Advertisement.

Selection Process

  • Admission of Apprentices is made based on the percentage obtained in the prescribed qualifying examination applicable to the respective trade.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be intimated via registered email id.
  • Shortlisted candidates must appear for verification of documents and produce a medical certificate.
  • In the execution of the Apprenticeship contract agreement, PGCIL shall issue a letter of engagement to the candidates.


Results will be available on Visit the website for further updates.

Stipend details

Sl NoTrade nameStipend
1ITI (Electrical)₹ 11000
2Diploma Electrical₹ 12000
3Diploma Civil₹ 12000
4Graduate Electrical₹ 15000
5Graduate Civil₹ 15000
6Graduate in Electronics/Telecommunication Engineering₹ 15000
7Graduate Computer Science₹ 15000
8HR Executive (Payroll and Employee Data Management)₹ 15000

PGCIL provides terrific opportunities to engineers to improve their skill sets and add value to their resumes. Apply now!