IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022: Notification, Apply Online

By Himanshu Bajpai|Updated : May 9th, 2022

IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022: Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has released a recruitment notification through GATE 2022 for graduate apprentices / Engineers on its official website on 26th April 2022. Aspirants have been waiting for so many days for the final detailed notification of graduate apprentices /engineers /officers through GATE 2022. IOCL has finally come up with a notification of engineers through GATE 2022 on the official website of IOCL for recruiting engineers. Candidates can check the notification and apply online link for recruiting officers on The starting date to apply online for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022 is 26th April 2022 and the last date to apply online is 22nd May 2022.

The IOCL  will carry out recruitment for the post of graduate engineers & officers based on the GATE-2022 score in various technical disciplines subject to the availability of vacancies in different departments of IOCL.  Candidates can check out all other important information with tiny details related to the IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022, such as previous year cut off, eligibility criteria, selection process, application process and vacancy details in this article below. 

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IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022: Highlights

The main highlights of IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022, like recruiting body, disciplines, online application date and last dates, have been shared below. Candidates can refer to the table below for all major updates. 

Recruiting Body Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)

Chemical Engineering (GATE 2022 code: CH)

Civil Engineering (GATE 2022 code: CE)

Computer Sc & Engineering (GATE 2022 code: CS)

Electrical Engineering (GATE 2022 code: EE)

Instrumentation Engineering (GATE 2022 code: IN)

Mechanical Engineering (GATE 2022 code: ME)

Metallurgical Engineering (GATE 2022 code: MT)

IOCL Application date begins on 26th April 2022
Last date to apply online for IOCL recruitment22nd May 2022

About IOCL: Full Form

The complete form of IOCL is Indian Oil Corporation Limited. IOCL has its headquarters in Mumbai. IOCL is the Energy of India, which spans the entire hydrocarbon value chain, from refining to pipeline transportation and marketing to crude oil and gas exploration and production, petrochemicals, gas marketing, alternative energy sources, and downstream globalisation.

India's energy also refers to Indian Oil's global ambitions by establishing subsidiaries in Sri Lanka, Mauritius, and the United Arab Emirates. It's about exploring various business interests by forming strategic joint ventures with reputable Indian and international corporate partners to discover global potential.

IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022: Notification 

Candidates can also download short notifications and detailed notifications from the website of IOCL and the link shared below in the article. The short notification and detailed notification for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022 is attached here for your reference- 


IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022 Detailed Notification 

IOCL Vacancy Through GATE 2022

Authorities have not released the IOCL vacancies through GATE 2022 scores in its official notification. However, IOCL will recruit candidates from the following engineering disciplines. We will update the branch wise vacancy details here once it is released on the official website of IOCL.

DisciplineGATE Paper CodeNo Of Vacancies 
Chemical EngineeringCHWill be Updated 
Civil EngineeringCEWill be Updated 
Electrical Engineering EEWill be Updated 
Instrumentation EngineeringINWill be Updated 
Mechanical EngineeringMEWill be Updated 
Metallurgy MTWill be Updated 
Computer Science CSWill be Updated 

IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 Eligibility Criteria: Educational Qualification, Age Limit

Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply, and applicants must have appeared and qualified in GATE 2022 from any one of the disciplines are eligible to apply online. 

  • Candidates who have qualified in the GATE 2022 examination from one of the following branches are eligible.
  • IOCL has advertised for the following disciplines, i.e. Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering etc.
  • Candidates qualified in GATE 2022 from any other disciplines (common to the original branch or attached to an original branch) shall only be accepted towards eligibility for the advertised post if qualified for GATE in these branches.
  • Check eligible branches below for all updates.

Educational Qualification and Degree required for IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022

Qualifying Degree: B.Tech.or Bachelor of Engineering with Full-time Regular course from Institutions Colleges recognised by AICTE or UGC. Candidates who have completed or pursuing M.Tech in any discipline are also eligible to apply, provided they have appeared in the GATE 2022 examination in the eligible discipline. However, candidates pursuing Integrated M.Tech where different degrees for BE or M.Tech are awarded, or ME are eligible only if they have completed ME/ M.Tech by 30th September 2022.
Note - Such candidates must have both BE/B.Tech and ME/M.Tech degrees at the end of the program, if selected in Indian Oil.

Minimum Marks in Qualifying Degree

Candidates should have secured the following minimum marks in the qualifying degree examination for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022

CategoryMinimum % Marks
Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ PwBD55%

Eligible Branches for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022

IOCL will recruit candidates from the following engineering branches for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022 scores. The branch wise eligible branches are shared below along with the GATE code or paper codes in which they have to appear - 

Engineering Discipline in BE/B.Tech

Eligible GATE

2022 discipline

Chemical Engineering (including Petrochemicals/Polymer/ Plastic Engineering but excluding Rubber/ Oil/ Paint Technology/ Surfactant Technology/Ceramics Engineering etc.)


Chemical Engg GATE Code - CH

Civil             Engineering            (excluding                  Construction

/Environmental/Transportation Engineering etc.)

Civil  Engg GATE Code - CE

Computer Science & Engineering (Including Information Technology Engineering but excluding Information & Communications Technology etc.).


Computer Science GATE Code - CS

Electrical Engineering (including Electrical & Electronics Engineering but excluding Electrical & Communication/ Power Engineering/ Telecommunication Engineering etc.)

Electrical Engineering GATE Code - EE

Instrumentation Engineering (including Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering/ Instrumentation & Control Engineering but excluding Electronics & Communication Engineering/Telecommunication Engineering etc.)


Instrumentation Engineering GATE Code - IN

Mechanical Engineering (excluding Automation/ Automobile/ Industrial/ Manufacturing/ Power/ Production Engineering/ Mining Engineering & Technology, Mining & Machinery/Marine Engineering/ Robotics/ Welding etc.)


Mechanical Engineering GATE Code - ME


Metallurgical Engineering, including Mineral/ Material Sciences

Metallurgical Engineering GATE Code - MT


Category Wise Reservation for IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022

Reservation of posts for candidates from EWS/OBC/SC/ST/PwBD will be available as per directives of the Government of India.

Candidates belonging to EWS/OBC/SC/ST/PwBD should have a valid certificate supporting their claim of belonging to such category to be eligible for claiming reservation under the respective category.

Upper Age Limit for IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 

The maximum for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2022 for General and Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) category candidates is 26 years as of 30th June 2022. Other Age relaxations are as follows 

  • Relaxation in the upper age limit shall be available to respective categories below, in line with the Presidential Directives. For example, category Relaxation in the upper age limit for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)is  3 years & SC/ST 5 years, whereas for PwBD (Persons with Benchmark Disability), 10 years.
  • Cut off age limit for different categories for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 is as follows - 


 Born on/ After Dates 

 Non PWD


 General /EWS

 1st July 1996 


 1st July 1986 




 1st July 1993 



 1st July 1983 




 1st July 1991



 1st July 1981 


IOCL Selection Procedure For Recruitment Through GATE 2022

  • Candidates who qualify in GATE 2022 in the respective discipline will be eligible for shortlisting if they meet the criteria. 
  • Candidates shortlisted will have to participate in Group Discussion (GD), Group Task (GT) and Personal Interview (PI) for assessment of different facets of knowledge, skill, attitude and aptitude.
  • The final merit will be prepared discipline-wise. The candidates must secure 40% marks in GD/GT and PI to be considered for the merit list. 

IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022 Application Form

Candidates must go through these steps very carefully and check their eligibility before proceeding to apply online for the position -

  • The relevant link for the online application process shall be available on the Indian Oil's website and candidates should click on the ONLINE application link.
  • Candidates should have the following documents ready for uploading on the online portal during
  • the registration process:
    • A scanned copy of the recent colour passport size photograph should be not older than 6 months.
    • A scanned copy of the signature of the candidate should be available.
    • Aadhar Card of the candidate.
  • Before applying online, the Candidates would be required to register their email id and mobile number on the online portal.

IOCL Recruitment 2022: Salary

  • Candidates selected as Engineers will receive a starting Basic Pay of Rs. 50,000/- per month and shall be placed on the pay scale of Rs. 50,000 - 1,60,000, and the selected candidates will receive Dearness Allowance (DA) and other allowances according to the rules of the Corporation in force.
  • The gross valuation of remuneration to the company will be about Rs. 15.20 Lakhs per annum inclusive of performance-related pay varies depending on posting, etc.

IOCL Recruitment 2022: Job Profile, Role and Responsibilities 

Selected applicants may be posted in any Division/Group of Indian Oil and anywhere in India or abroad, including IOCL Subsidiary/ Joint Venture firms, depending on the Corporation's needs.

  1. Refineries Division: Engineers may be assigned to engineering services, processes, production, projects, power plants, maintenance, inspection, or any other discipline needed by the company.
  2. Marketing Division: As required by the organisation, may be assigned to Aviation Services, Engineering, Operations, LPG, Lubes, Maintenance & Inspection, Sales and Marketing, or any other discipline.
  3. Pipelines Division: As required by the organisation, may be assigned to operations and maintenance, construction, projects, or any other discipline.
  4. Business Development: Positions in petrochemicals and polymer projects, operations, sales/marketing, gas, renewable energy and sustainable development, or any other discipline required by the organisation. 

IOCL Cut Off Through GATE

The IOCL cut off for recruitment through GATE varies as per the engineering discipline and category of the candidates. You can find the previous year cut off for IOCL recruitment through GATE. 

IOCL 2017 GATE Cut off

Mechanical 71.8271.1157.6748.74
Computer Science & IT 64.2960.3747.6641.15

IOCL 2016 GATE Cut off

Mechanical 65.9263.9548.7841.49
Computer Science & IT 63.6356.7445.4336.4

IOCL Recruitment 2022 Notification PDF

IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 Notification PDF 

IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2022 Application Form 2022 Link - Apply Online 

Other PSUs Like IOCL Recruiting through GATE

Candidates can check the below links to check PSU recruitment through GATE 2023, like IOCL as per marks on the scorecard of GATE 2023. Some links will be updated soon as the notification for them is released.

List of PSUs recruiting through GATE 2022







































































Steps to Check Final Result

  • Open Website for recruitment of Engineers
  • Click on Check here for result status.
  • In the application login, fill in credentials while filling out the application form for graduate engineer trainee /engineers/ officers.
  • Check the final result.

Final Cut off for IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2021

The final cut for the mechanical branch is as follows, finally cut off for the rest of the branches will be soon updated in an article once updated by IOCL on its official website.
UR- 79.249
EWS- 76.716
OBC- 75.825
SC- 65.92
ST- 57.955

IOCL Recruitment Through GATE 2021: Download Interview and GD Call Letter

IOCL has released the admit card for shortlisting candidates for interview and group discussion (GD) for IOCL recruitment through GATE 2021 further rounds. You can download the IOCL interview call letter from the official website of IOCL The IOCL recruitment through GATE 2021 cut off has decreased this year due to an increase in the vacancies by IOCL. IOCL will soon share the cutoff for shortlisting for IOCL 2021 after the declaration of the final result. 

Download IOCL Interview Call Letter 2021

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  • Eligible candidates can apply for the post of Engineering & Officers on the basis of their GATE 2022 scores for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 only. The shortlisted candidates for IOCL Recruitment through GATE 2022 will be informed about their GD/GT and PI schedule in due course.

  • You are treated as officers from the very first day when you are going to join the company. You will receive money for mobile, laptop, furniture, and loans for house building. Unlimited medical facilities for you and your dependents. 

  • The basic salary of an A-grade officer is 70,000 which on promotion and increment goes up to 80,000. Considering current DA and other allowance it will be approx 60 to 65k in hand salary.

  • IOCL is a gigantic organisation both in terms of manpower and turnover. Obviously, its management would be allotting the various divisions and Locations to new recruits based on some methodology.

  • IOCL is a humongous organisation, Now Coming to the organisational structure candidates are first divided into divisions like Refinery Pipelines & Marketing.

  • The onus of claim to belong to any of these categories lies with candidates only, Candidates should have a valid relevant certificate. Hence, the candidate should satisfy himself/herself fully before claiming to belong to one of these categories.


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