HPU Recruitment Through GATE: Apply Online for 143 Vacancies

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

Haryana Power Utilities (HPU) has released a notification for aspirants to fill Assistant Engineers vacancies through GATE 2022 Score. Candidates satisfying the eligibility criteria and having a qualifying degree in Electrical, Mechanical, and Civil Engineering disciplines can apply for HPU recruitment through GATE. However, the online applications should be completed in all respects before submission. The detailed notification for Haryana Power Utilities also notified that HPU would initiate the online application process for vacancies through GATE 2022 from 23rd December 2022 (10:00 hrs), and the last date for online application is 23rd January 2023 (12:00 hrs midnight).

HPU will not entertain the application form received through courier or other means. HPU will also count socioeconomic criteria and experience for recruiting Assistant Engineers. Candidates must fill out the form online, and there is no need to send a hard copy to the Haryana Power utility office. The Assistant Engineers merit list for HPU recruitment through GATE will be based only on the GATE 2022 Score. Read the below article for more information about HPU recruitment 2022, including the application link, exam date, vacancies, eligibility requirements, selection procedure, salary, and other data.

Apply Online Link HPU Recruitment Through GATE 2022 (To Be activated on 23rd December 2022)

HPU AE Recruitment Through GATE: Overview

The table below will display a complete overview of the upcoming HPU recruitment through GATE scores. Candidates will be selected as ‘Assistant Engineer (Electrical Cadre)’, Assistant Engineers (Civil Cadre) and Assistant Engineers ( Mechanical cadre) in the seventh pay grade. Check out the HPU Assistant Engineer recruitment overview about application dates, vacancies, selection process, etc.

HPU Assistant Engineer Recruitment Through GATE

Name of Organization

Haryana Power Utilities (HPU)


Assistant Engineer



Selection Process GATE 2022 (Released)
GATE 2023 (to be Released)

Starting date for HPU AE recruitment through GATE

To Be Released
Job Type

PSU Job through GATE

Branches In which Vacancies will be Released

Electrical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Also, Download GATE Previous Years Cutoff PDF for all Branches

HPU AE Recruitment Through GATE 2022 2023: Notification

Haryana Power Utilities has released a detailed notification for HPU recruitment through GATE 2022 on its website. Haryana Power Utilities has notified for recruiting Assistant Engineers for various disciplines like Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Electrical Engineering. HPU has also released a short recruitment notification for HPU AE recruitment through GATE 2023. The short and detailed notification for Harayana Power Utilities notification is shared below.

Download Detailed Notification PDF for HPU Recruitment Through GATE 2022 (New)

Short Notification for GATE 2023


HPU: Main Functions

HPGCL, HVPNL, UHBVNL, and DHBVNL are four state-owned corporations responsible for power generation, transmission, distribution, and trade in Haryana following the unbundling of the HSEB in 1998. These utilities, as well as the HERC, are managed by the Department of Power, Haryana.

HPU Recruitment Through GATE: Important Dates

Candidates can check the important dates for HPU recruitment through GATE 2022 by filling out the online application forms below. HPU will also recruit Assistant Engineers through GATE 2023, whose notification will also be released in a few upcoming days. Candidates must complete online application forms on time to avoid site-hanging problems on the last day.

Event Date
Commencement of Online Application 23rd December 2022
Last Date to Apply Online 23rd January 2023
The cut-off date for Upper Age Limit / Reservation/
Essential Qualification etc
23rd January 2023
Tentative Date of Result To be notified

Vacancy Breakup for HPU AE Recruitment Through GATE 2022

The official website has released a notification with vacancy details for HPU AE recruitment through GATE 2022. The vacancy table for 143 vacancies through GATE 2022 is updated here. Haryana Power utilities will also prepare a waiting list of 10% of vacancies for any reason, including due to the resignation of newly selected/ appointed incumbents.

HP Recruitment through GATE 2022: Vacancy Details
Cadre Post Name Vacancy
Mechanical Assistant Engineer (Mechanical Engineering) 41
Civil Assistant Engineer (Civil Engineering) 14
Electrical Assistant Engineer (Electrical Engineering) 88
Total 143

Eligibility Criteria for HPU Assistant Engineer Recruitment

The eligibility criteria for HPU Assistant Engineers recruitment through GATE are shared for candidates. Candidates can also check the engineering disciplines in which candidates must appear in the GATE examination to qualify for recruitment. In addition, the following eligibility requirements must be met to be considered for HPU Recruitment through GATE 2022 & 2023.

Educational Qualifications for HPU Assistant Engineer

Interested candidates must meet the following educational requirements in the particular discipline to be qualified as Assistant Engineers in HPU.

Post Educational Qualifications
Assistant Engineers

Full-Time Bachelor of Engineering Degree;


Full-Time Bachelor of Technology Degree;

Degree from a University duly identified by the Central Government or a State Government with the lowest 60% marks in respect of the General category;

Other category candidates should have 55% marks in respect of SC/ST category candidates of Haryana domicile in eligible disciplines Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Civil Engineering.


A candidate with a full-time Master of Engineering Degree in the above disciplines;


Identical Degree from a University duly identified by the Central Government or a State socio-economic the lowest 60% marks in respect of General category;

Must have passed Hindi/ Sanskrit upto matric standard.

Age Limit for HPU Socio-Economic Criteria

Candidates interested in HPU recruitment through GATE must meet the following age socio-economic criteria on the cut-off date, 23rd January 2023, in addition to the other requirements.


Maximum Age Relaxable by

Max. Age

General, EWS


42 Years


05 Years

42+5= 47 Years

PwD- General

10 Years

42+10= 52 Years


10+05 Years

42+10+5= 57 Years

subject to maximum

55 Years.

ESP- General


42 Years


05 Years

42+5= 47 Years

Wives of military personnel who are

disabled while in military service

05 Years

42+5= 47 Years

Widowed or legally divorced women

provided she has not remarried

05 Years

42+5= 47 Years

Selection Procedure for HPU Assistant Engineer Recruitment

The selection procedure for HPU recruitment through GATE is shared below. Shortlisting candidates for Assistant Engineers posts will be done based on GATE 2022 scores. The further section process is discussed in the below points.

  • Interviews will be conducted for candidates selected through GATE scores.
  • Candidates must carry all the original documents for the personal Interview round.
  • An initial screening based on socioeconomic GATE 2022 scores will be applied in a 1:3 ratio for Assistant Engineer jobs.
  • After that, document verification will take place to choose candidates for HPU AE recruitment, and marks will be assigned based on socio-economic factors and experience.

Weightage for the positions of Assistant Engineers

Parameter Weightage
GATE 2022 Score 80
Socio-economic criteria and Experience 20

Socio-economic criteria (20 marks)

The following are the marks for experience and certain objective socio-economic criteria:-



If neither the applicant nor any family member is, was, or has ever been a regular employee of the Haryana government, any other state government, or the Indian government.

10 marks

If the applicant is a widow, a first or second child whose father died before the applicant reached the age of 42


first or the second kid whose father died before the applicant reached 15.

10 marks

If the candidate belongs to a denotified tribe (Vimukt Jatis and Tapriwas Jatis) or a Haryana Nomadic tribe that is neither a Scheduled Caste nor a Backward Class,

10 marks

Experience: One mark for each year or part of a year of experience surpassing six months on the same or a higher post in any Department/ Board/ Corporation/Company/ Statutory Body/ Commission/Authority of the Government of Haryana, up to a maximum of sixteen years.

No marks will be awarded for any experience of fewer than six months.

Maximum of 16 marks

Note: Under no circumstances will a candidate can receive more than 20 points for socioeconomic factors and experience.

How to Apply Online for HPU Recruitment Through GATE 2022?

Candidates can apply online for HPU recruitment when the notification is released on its official website. A detailed notification will be released with apply online link. Below are the steps to apply online for HPU recruitment.

  • Interested candidates must apply online through the HPU career section’s registration option.
  • The system creates a ‘Registration Number’ when submitting an online application. Keep a record of this Registration Number and use it in future correspondence.
  • Go to the GATE Details page and enter the information for GATE after filling out the essential information on the Fill/ Modify Application Form.
  • Then select the Make Payment option and submit the application form after successful payment.

HPU AE Application Fee

The application fee for HPU recruitment through GATE 2022 is different for each category which is shared below in table –

Category Application Fee
General Category ₹ 500
For Female candidates ₹ 125
For Male candidates of SCI BC-AI BC-BI EBP(G)I ESM categories of Haryana only ₹ 125
For all Persons with Disabilities (Haryana domicile) NIL

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