UPPCL Assistant Engineer Exam 2020

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) is the organization behind the smooth transmission and distribution of electricity in the state of Uttar Pradesh.  UPPCL will soon release the recruitment for the posts of Assistant Engineer (Trainee) under Civil cadre and E&M cadre for the 2020 cycle yet. In the last recruitment drive, 301 vacancies were announced in the UPPCL AE recruitment notification. The educational qualification required for Civil cadre and E&M cadre is different and will be explained in the further sections of the article. The minimum age limit is 21 years while the maximum age limit is 40 years. There is certain age relaxation for some categories which will be explained in the eligibility section. The UPPCL Assistant Engineer selection process consists of two stages i.e. Computer Based Test and Personal Interview. If you are an aspirant looking for all the information regarding the UPPCL Assistant Engineer Recruitment, then read this article further to get all the details.

UPPCL Assistant Engineers Exam Overview

Name of Organization

Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL)

Official Website

https://www.upenergy.in/uppcl

Exam Conducting Body

UPPCL

Post Name

Assistant Engineers

Total Vacancy

300+(expected)

Start Date to Apply

To be Announced

Last Date to Apply

To be Announced

Admit Card Release Date

To be Announced

Exam Date

To be Announced

Result Date

To be Announced

Mode of Exam

To be Announced

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Exam Dates

UPPCL Recruitment Notification 2020 will be out to recruit eligible candidates for the posts of Assistant Engineer (Trainee) under E&M cadre and Assistant Engineer (Trainee) under Civil cadre. A total of 301 vacancies are to be filled. 

If you are going to apply for this recruitment drive then submit your application before 31st October, 2020. Read the below-given information regarding UPPCL Assistant Engineer exam dates 2020 and keep yourself updated about the important dates.

 

UPPCL Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

Check the below table to know about the UPPCL Application start date, the end date of application submission, last date of fee payment, and UPPCL Recruitment examination date.

Important Events

 Important Dates

Start Date of Online Application

To be announced soon! 

Last Date of Online Application

To be announced soon! 

Last Date of Fees Payment

To be announced soon! 

Date of Exam

To be announced soon! 

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Vacancies

The below information covers the UPPCL vacancy 2019 and shall be updated for 2020 soon. The table given below covers the category wise vacancies for Assistant Engineer Trainee - Electrical, CS & IT, Electronics and Telecommunication and Civil Engineering.

Post Cadre

Post Name

Engineering Category

Unreserved

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

U.P.Domicile Only

E&M

Assistant Engineer (Trainee)

Electrical

108

27

81

52

03

E&M

Assistant Engineer (Trainee)

Computer Science/Information Technology

07

02

06

06

01

E&M

Assistant Engineer (Trainee)

Electronics and Telecommunication

05

NIL

NIL

NIL

NIL

Civil

Assistant Engineer (Trainee)

Civil Engineering

01

NIL

01

01

NIL

Total

121

29

88

59

04

Note: Corporation reserves the right to increase or decrease the number of vacancies as per requirement.

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Salary

UPPCL will soon be conducting a recruitment drive for multiple positions. The profiles aren't available yet but given last year's trend. The drive will have job openings for the post of Junior Engineer, UPPCL Assistant Engineer and technicians. Now once you get recruited in UPPCL for any of these profiles, you will have a certain set of responsibilities. Now, these responsibilities will be different for different profiles. The best thing you can do is get familiar with the job roles so that you have clarity while applying for this recruitment drive. Go through this article on UPPCL Work Profile and get all the required details.  

 

UPPCL Assistant Engineer Job Role

  • To assist in designing, developing, and executing projects.
  • To work with the Project Manager in reviewing project specifications and assist in preparing project plans and designs.
  • To visit sites,  develop samples, and prepare construction drawings.
  • To work with the engineering team in developing construction plan.
  • To determine budget, schedule, manpower, and material and equipment requirements to execute construction projects.

 

UPPCL Junior Engineer Job Profile

  • Junior Engineers will get indoor or field job based on the requirements.
  • They will be responsible for Maintenance of the High Voltage Transmission Lines.
  • They will be taking care of electrical power supply distribution lines.
  • They will be responsible for assigning job among line staff.
  • Preparing the schedule for preventive maintenance of electrical equipment and lines.

 

UPPCL Technician Job Profile

  • Going through blueprints or technical diagrams.
  • Installation and maintaining wiring, control, and lighting systems.
  • To Inspect electrical components.
  • Identify and resolving electrical problems with a variety of testing devices.

 

UPPCL Salary and Pay Scale

A job at UPPCL comes with a good pay scale and allowances. Go through the salary and allowances mentioned below.

 

UPPCL AE Salary in hand & Pay scale 

Pay Scale : Rs. 56,100 – 1,77,500/- (Level-10)

Salary in Hand : Rs. 65,000/- (approx)

CTC : Rs. 9 – 10 lakhs (approx)

 

UPPCL JE Salary in hand & Pay scale :

Pay Scale : Rs. 44,900/- (Level-7)

Salary in Hand : Rs. 50,000/- (approx)

CTC : Rs. 6 – 7 lakhs (approx)

 

UPPCL Technician Salary And Pay Scale

Pay Scale: Rs 5200/- – Rs 20200/-

CTC: Rs. 1.8 – 2  lakhs (approx)

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Eligibility Criteria

UPPCL AE Recruitment 2020 has defined eligibility criteria. A candidate applying for this recruitment exam must check the UPPCL Assistant Engineer Eligibility Criteria 2020.

Check the below information to know whether you fulfill the UPPCL Eligibility requirement and apply before the last date i.e. 

Basically, there are 2 criteria on which your eligibility is judged for UPPCL Assistant Engineer exam 2020 - education and age. You need to qualify the following eligibility standards to apply for this exam:

A. Age Limit (As by 1st January 2020)

  • Minimum Age – 21 Years
  • Maximum Age – 40 Years

Age Relaxation:

  • As applicable under the Apprenticeship Act 1961.
  • As applicable under the Apprenticeship Act 1961.
  • SC/ST/OBC (of U.P. Domicile) - 5 years
  • Dependents of freedom fighters - 5 years
  • Ex-Servicemen who had served a minimum of  5 years in Armed forces of India (Completed Service years + 3 years ) - Maximum 15 years
  • Physically Handicapped Candidates (Disability Type: OA/OL/PB/PD) - 15 years
  • If you are availing age relaxation, your maximum age should not exceed 55 years.

B. Educational Qualification

Candidates should have a thorough knowledge of Hindi (Devnagri Script). If the candidate has not passed High School or equivalent examination in Hindi, he/she has to clear an exam conducted by the Registrar, Department Examination Govt. of U.P. within 3 years of joining.

A candidate must have passed:-

“Three years Diploma examination in Electrical Engineering awarded by the Pravidhik Shiksha Parishad, Uttar Pradesh or a Diploma, equivalent thereto, recognized by the State Government.” OR

“Three years All India Diploma Examination in Electrical Engineering conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Govt. of India” OR

“Diploma Examination in Electrical Engineering conducted by any of the Universities in India incorporated by an Act of the Central/State legislature.”

Note: Diploma received through Distance Learning Education will not be eligible.

UPPCL Assistant Engineers 2020 Exam Pattern 

The selection process for Trainee Assistant Engineers comprises the following stages:

  • Computer Based Test
  • Personal Interview

⇒ Computer Based Test (CBT)

The exam pattern for the CBT is mentioned in details in the following table:

Sr. No.

Section

Approximate % of Questions

Total Marks

Total Time

1

Bachelor of Engineering Level

75%

150

3 hrs

2

General Knowledge/Awareness

10%

20

3

Reasoning/Aptitude

10%

20

4

General Hindi

5%

10

  • The CBT will carry 200 marks.
  • There will be a 1/4th negative marking for each wrong answer.

⇒ Interview

  • Once you qualify the CBT, you will be called for Interview.
  • Number of candidates equal to thrice the number of vacancies available will be called for this stage.
  • The score obtained in both tests will undergo normalization.
  • The Final Merit List will be prepared based on the score obtained in CBT & Interview together.
  • The Interview will be 30 marks.

⇒ Document Verification 

  • If you qualify Interview, you will be called for Document Verification.
  • After Document Verification, if you are found eligible, you will be appointed for this post.

 

UPPCL AE Exam Pattern 2020

The Exam Pattern for UPPCL AE consists of 4 main subjects Technical Syllabus, General Awareness, Reasoning & General Hindi. A total of 150 questions come from Technical Subject, 20 questions each from General Awareness & Reasoning and 10 questions from General Hindi. There are a total of 200 questions and a total of 200 marks. The Exam Duration remains 3 hrs.

Check out the details regarding UPPCL AE Exam Pattern in tabular form below:

S.No

Exam Type 

Subject Names 

Questions

Marks

Exam Duration

1.

Objective Type

Technical Syllabus

150

150

3 hrs

2.

General Awareness

20

20

3.

Reasoning

20

20

4.

General Hindi

10

10

Total

200

200

  • Written Examination will be having Objective Type Questions.
  • Each question carries 1 mark in the written exam.
  • Negative marking of 0.25 will be reduced for each wrong answer.
  • Duration of the test is 3 hours.

 

UPPCL Recruitment 2020 - Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern for the different Parts have been mentioned below in detail. Check out the total no. of questions, total marks and total time for the concerned Exam Part.

Part 1

The Part 1 of UPPCL Technician Exam Pattern for Paper 1 consists of 50 Qs based on Computer Knowledge (NIELIT of "CCC")

  • Each question will carry 1 marks
  • Negative markings include deduction of 1/4th marks for every wrong answer.

Part 2

The Part 2 of UPPCL Technician Exam Pattern will have 4 sections that include Technical Knowledge, General Studies & Reasoning Ability, General English and Hindi. Read the following table to know the detailed exam pattern.

Sr. No.

Section

Total No. of Qs

Total Marks

Total Time

1

Technical Knowledge

150

150

3 hrs

2

General Studies & Reasoning Ability

20

20

3

General English

15

15

4

General Hindi

15

15

Total

200

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Application Process

The UPPCL Recruitment application process for the post of Assistant Engineer (Trainee) under E&M cadre and Assistant Engineer (Trainee) under Civil cadre has started and you can apply once the dates are out. Go through the below information to get the direct link to apply and steps to apply for UPPCL 

You can apply for the UPPCL Assistant Engineer Exam through Online mode only. 

UPPCL Assistant Engineer  - Direct Link to Apply!

To apply for UPPCL exam, follow these steps:

  • Click the Link for the post you want to apply to.
  • If you haven’t Registered earlier then, click on ‘Application Form Registration (for new candidates)’ and register with your basic details.
  • Login details with the username and password will be provided to you via SMS.
  • Fill the Application form.
  • Upload recent Photograph and Signature.
  • Click ‘Submit’.
  • Pay the application fees online.

Alternatively, go to the Official Website of UPPCL. 

  • Go to ‘Vacancy/Results’ option provided on the right side of the page
  • Then, click on the ‘LINK’ against the “APPLY ONLINE FOR THE POST OF “ASSISTANT ENGINEER (T) ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONICS & TELL/CS/CIVIL”.
  • Click new registration and follow steps 2-7.

Important Points:

  • Note that you have to pay the Application fee online using a Debit Card/Credit Card/Internet Banking/Cash Cards/Wallets or other online payment methods.
  • Just make sure you use a valid email ID, which you have to keep active until the final declaration of results.
  • You should keep a scanned photograph and signature ready as per requirements mentioned in the official notification. You will have to upload these.
  • Submit the Application Form.
  • Take out the Print Out of the Application Form for future reference.

By following these above steps, you will submit your UPPCL Form successfully.

 

UPPCL Application Fee

While applying for the UPPCL Recruitment 2020 you have to submit application fees. Check the below info to get idea about the category -wise Application fee to be submitted

The UPPCL Application Fee for Assistant Engineers is as follows:

  • General/OBC (NCL)/DFF – Rs. 1000/-
  • SC/ST (Domicile of UP) – Rs. 700/-
  • Physically Handicapped Candidates (Disability Type: OA/OL/PB/PD) – Rs. 10/- (processing charges only)
  • Non-Domicile of UP Candidates – Rs. 100/-

NOTE:

  • Application cum processing fee can be paid through ATM cum Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/Payment gateway or SBI Bank Challan Form (Payable at State Bank of India only). 
  • Bank Charges in addition to the Application cum processing fee shall be paid by the candidate
  • Application cum processing fee once paid will not be refunded/transferred nor can be held in reserve for any other future selection process.

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Selection Process

UPPCL Assistant Engineer Selection takes place in 2 stages, namely:

  • Computer Based Test
  • Personal Interview

UPPCL Assistant Engineer 2020 Official Notification

UPPCL Official Recruitment Notification 2020 provides all relevant information regarding the exam pattern, selection procedure, syllabus, eligibility criteria & much more. 

You should be well aware of all the aspects of this recruitment drive so that you can take your preparation in the correction direction.

 Exam Overview

1

Exam Conducting Body

UPPCL

2

Exam Level

National

3

Post

Assistant Trainee

4

Selection Procedure

Online Test

UPPCL Assistant Engineers 2020 Admit Card

You might be confused about why Admit Card is so important? It is very important because it consists of your details like name, address, contact details, roll number. These details help to check your identity. Admit card is proof that you are eligible to appear for the examination.

The lists of details mentioned on the UPPCL AE admit card is mentioned below.

  • Candidate Name
  • Name of Exam Centre
  • Father’s/ Mother’s Name
  • Gender (Male/ Female)
  • Post Name
  • Exam Centre Code
  • Applicant Roll Number
  • Examination Name
  • Test Centre Address
  • Essential instructions for the examination
  • Candidate Date of Birth
  • Signature of candidate and exam counselor
  • Applicant Photograph
  • Category (ST/ SC/ BC & Other)
  • Time Duration of the Exam
  • Exam Date and Time

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