NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 Notification Out: Check 388 Vacancies, Eligibility Criteria, Application Fee & Important Dates Here

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: October 17th, 2023

NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 out. The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) Limited released a notification for the recruitment of the Junior Engineer(JE), Draftsman, & Supervisor, Accountant, & Hindi translator post. There are a total of 388 vacancies have been disclosed in the NHPC JE 2023 Recruitment. The NHPC JE online application will start on the 9th of June 2023 onwards. Interested candidates who will apply should prepare their documents in advance as the NHPC JE form filling dates have been disclosed.

Read more about the NHPC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 such as the exam dates, preparation strategies, educational qualification, vacancy details, fee, online application form, selection process, and other important dates given below in the coming sections.

NHPC JE Recruitment: Overview

The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) Limited has announced recruitment for several posts such as JE, Draftsman, Supervisor, and Hindi Translator. A total of 298 vacancies have been announced for JE posts amongst which 149 vacancies are for Civil, 74 for Electrical, and 63 for Mechanical posts.

Read more about the NHPC JE Recruitment in the upcoming section. 

Download NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 Notification Pdf 

Applicants can download the NHPC JE Recruitment notification pdf from the official NHPC website or from the direct link provided here. It will ease access to information about the examination.

Download NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 Notification Pdf

NHPC JE Recruitment 2023: Important Dates

The NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 application will start on the 9th of June 2023. Candidates willing to apply should complete their application process before the deadline date i.e. 30th of June 2023.

NHPC JE Recruitment 2023 Event Date
Apply Online date for NHPC JE 9th June (10:00 AM)
Last Date to Apply Online for NHPC JE 30th June (11:55 PM)
NHPC JE Exam Date for Civil Engineering To be announced
NHPC JE Exam date for Electrical Engineering To be announced
NHPC JE Exam date for Mechanical Engineering To be announced

NHPC JE Vacancy 2023

The NHPC JE vacancy 2023 details for Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and E&C have been elaborated in the table below. Students can take a reference of the data.

Sr. No. Post Name Total Seats
1 Junior Engineer (Civil) 149
2 Junior Engineer (Electrical) 74
3 Junior Engineer (Mechanical) 63
4 Junior Engineer (E&C) 10
 Total 296

NHPC JE Application Fees

The NHPC JE application fee for the General, EWS, and OBC categories has been tabulated below:

Category Application Fees
General or EWS Rs. 295/-
OBC Rs. 295/-
SC/ST/PwBD/Ex-Serviceman Nil

NHPC JE Eligibility Criteria 2023

The NHPC JE eligibility criteria have been elaborated on in the upcoming sections. Candidates aspiring to apply should ensure that they have the basic eligibility especially educational qualifications and age limit. Without the eligibility criteria application will be summarily get rejected.

NHPC JE Educational Qualification

An applicant must have:

  • Full-time diploma in the concerned engineering discipline from a recognized university or institution with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.


  • Higher technical qualification like B.Tech/B.E. without the essential qualification i.e. full-time regular Diploma is not eligible/ allowed.

NHPC JE Age limit

  • Maximum Age (as of 30.06.2023)- 30 years
  • Age relaxation is applicable to those who belong to the reserved categories. 

NHPC JE Exam Pattern 2023

Given below is the NHPC JE exam pattern. You must check out the NHPC JE syllabus for exam preparation.

Particulars Details
Medium of Examination English & Hindi
Examination Duration 3 Hrs. (180 minutes)
Total Marks 200 marks
Subjects (For Junior Engineer(Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical) (200 Questions)
Part-I contains 140 MCQ of the relevant disciplines.
Part-II contains 30 MCQs in General Awareness
Part-III Consists of 30 MCQ on Reasoning
Marking Scheme
  • 1 mark for every correct answer
  • Negative marking of 0.25 marks

NHPC JE Selection Process 2023

After completing the online application process of NHPC, the candidate will be called upon for Computer Based Online Test. Depending on the suitability of the Online Test the selected Aspirant will be offered an “Offer of Appointment”. 

NHPC JE Exam Centre 2023

The Computer Based Test/Online Test will Take place in 18 Cities* as mentioned in the application form while filling out the form.

Name of Cities – Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Gangtok, Delhi, Guwahati, Itanagar, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Mumbai, Jammu, Kolkata, Lucknow, Raipur, and Ranchi.


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