KPTCL Eligibility Criteria 2022: AE & JE Qualification, Age Limit

By BYJU'S Exam Prep  |   Updated on: December 26th, 2023
Check the complete KPTCL eligibility criteria here. Know the KPTCL educational qualification, age limit, age relaxation and more that has been explained in detail in this post.
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KPTCL Eligibility Criteria 2022: The candidates who are willing to apply for the KPTCL recruitment for 1492 vacancies should go through the given KPTCL eligibility criteria. This post informs you about the KPTCL age limit, educational qualification.

If you apply with inaccurate eligibility criteria then your candidate is liable to be cancelled. Thus, to avoid such a situation, go through this post to get complete information. 

KPTCL Eligibility Criteria 2022

KPTCL Eligibility Criteria 2022 is prescribed by the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL)  in its official notification. The candidates who are keen to apply for the KPTCL Recruitment 2022 must go through the detailed eligibility criteria that include the fulfilment of the age limit, educational qualification, nationality. 

In this post, we have covered complete information for the KPTCL eligibility criteria for the KPTCL Recruitment 2022. Go through this post to have complete knowledge. 

KPTCL Nationality

The candidates must be Indian citizens to apply for the KPTCL Recruitment 2022. If a candidate is declared guilty or otherwise in any pas case, then he/she is not eligible to apply. 

KPTCL Educational Qualification

The KPTCL educational qualification is given below for each post. 

Post Educational Qualification
Assistant Executive Engineer (Electrical) BE/ B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
Assistant Engineer (Electrical) BE/ B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
Assistant Engineer (Civil) BE/ B.Tech in Civil Engineering
Assistant Accounts Officer M.Com/ MBA Finance
Junior Engineer (Electrical) Diploma in Electrical Engineering (State of Karnataka)
Junior Engineer (Civil) Diploma in Civil Engineering (State of Karnataka)
Junior Personal Assistant 10th Standard from the state of Karnataka
Junior Assistant PUC/ Diploma in Accountancy and Auditing

Qualifying Marks for KPTCL Recruitment 2022

The candidates must have obtained the following marks in their Graduation or Diploma while applying for the KPTCL Recruitment 2022. Candidates scoring less than the given marks shall be deemed as inedligibel to apply. 

Category of Candidate Percentage Requirement
General 60%
Category-I, IIA, IIB, IIIA, and IIIB 50%
SC/ST Pass

KPTCL Age Limit – Upper Age & Lower Age Limit

The age limit for the KPTCL exam 2022 must be fulfilled by each candidate. KPTCL has prescribed the minimum age limit and maximum age limit for all the candidates. The table given below informs you the same. Age relaxation shall be applicable only if the candidates belong to the reserved category. 

  • The minimum age limit is 18 years
  • The maximum age limit is 35 years

Age Relaxation for KPTCL Exam

The candidates who are domiciles of Karnataka State will be given the age limit relaxation. Candidates from other states shall be treated as General candidates. The category wise KPTCL age limit relaxation is mentioned below. 

Category Age Relaxation 
General category candidates  35 Years
IIA, IIB, IIIA, and IIIB category candidates 38 Years
r SC/ST and Category-I candidates 40 Years

Points to Note for KPTCL Eligibility Criteria 2022

KPTCL has notified some important points that all the candidates must take into consideration while applying for the exam. 

  • Candidates who have completed their diploma or degree from distance education and open universities are not eligible to apply. 
  • The candidates who are awaiting their degree on the due date of receipt of the application form are not eligible to apply for the KPTCL 2022 exam. 
  • Candidates should have completed their educational qualification as on the closing date of the KPTCL online form can apply. 
  • Only those candidates can apply who have obtained the qualifying marks in their Degree/Diploma level can apply. The qualifying marks for each category is specified in this post above. 
  • The candidates should have studied Kannada as the main language or second language or optional subject in SSLC, PUC or other exams. 
  • candidates who have not studied the Kannada language will have to appear for the Kannada Language Test of 150 marks. You can check the KPTCL exam pattern here.
Related Links for KPTCL 2022 Exam
KPTCL Syllabus  KPTCL Salary 
KPTCL Cut Off  KPTCL Study Material 
KPTCL Exam Pattern KPTCL Application Form

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