Job Vacancies at BPCL

Job Vacancies at BPCL
Special Recruitment Drive for

* OTHER BACKWARD CLASSES (OBCs – Non Creamy Layer Only)

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited, a Fortune 500 and a leading Navratna Public Sector Company with an all India presence, engaged in Refining, Marketing of Petroleum Products and Exploration of Oil & Gas, is looking for energetic and ambitious Engineering, Management & Finance Professionals to join as “Management Trainee /Executive(Accounts)”

No.of Vacancies for OBC

(Non-Creamy Layer)
No. of Vacancies for PWD
  Orthopedically Handicapped (OH) Hearing Handicapped (HH) Visually Handicapped (VH)
36 9 8 9
Disciplines Educational Qualifications from Institutions/colleges and Universities/Deemed
Universities duly recognized by AICTE/ UGC/ AIU

Minimum Percentage of Marks at Final Degree Examination

  for OBC
(Non-Creamy Layer)
for PWD
Computer Science
Should have completed 4 Years full time
Engineering Degree course in B.Tech / B.E / B.Sc. (Engg.)
60% 50%
Finance and Accounts

CA’s who have passed CA Final Exam in maximum two

55% 50%

Should have completed 2 years full time MBA (Finance) course or Post Graduate
Diploma in Finance from a premier Institute or Equivalent.

60% 50%
Marketing Should have completed 2 Years full time MBA
(Marketing) course or Post Graduate Diploma from a premier Institute or
60% 50%
Human Resources Should have completed 2 years full time MBA (Human
Resources) course / MA(PMIR)/Post Graduate Diploma from a premier Institute or
60% 50%


1. Those candidates, who have appeared for the Final Degree Examination and are expecting their results latest by August 2009, and have secured aggregate marks (upto previous semester) as stipulated above, may also apply. However, their final selection would be subject to their getting minimum marks as stipulated above, in the Final Degree Examination.
2. Wherever CGPA / OGPA or Letter Grade in a degree is awarded, equivalent percentage marks should be indicated in the online application (as per norms adopted by the University/Institute). No rounding off percentage would be allowed.


Category Upper Age Limit as on 01.06.2009
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 28
PWD (General) 35
PWD (OBC – Non Creamy Layer) 38
PWD (SC/ST) 40

For PWD candidates, based on the physical requirements, the categories of disabled suitable for jobs/disciplines are as follows:

Disciplines Categories of disabled
Mechanical OL
Electrical OL, HH
Electronics OL, HH
Computer Science OA, OL, BL, HH, LV
Finance & Accounts OA, OL, BL, HH, LV
Marketing OA, OL, BL, HH, LV
Human Resources OA, OL, BL, OAL, B, LV, HH

OL – One Leg, OA – One Arm, OAL – One Arm & One Leg, BL – Both Legs, HH – Hearing Handicapped, B – Blind, LV – Low Vision.
The selection methodology will comprise of written test, group discussion and personal interview. The written test will be objective multiple choice test paper consisting of two parts Part I – Test on General Aptitude and Part II – Test on Academic Knowledge. The candidates short-listed in the written test will be required to appear for group discussion. The candidates who are shortlisted in the Group Discussion will be required to appear for personal interview. However, final selection will be subject to the candidates clearing medical examination. Further, the Management reserves the right to raise the minimum eligibility standards / criteria in order to restrict the number of candidates to be called for Group Discussion/Personal interview, if so required. Management may also relax / lower the qualifying standards / criteria in case required number of candidates are not available.

The written test will be conducted in the month of August 2009 at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Baroda, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Chandigarh, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kochi,Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna & Vishakhapatnam. Two preferred choices will have to be opted by the candidate. However, BPCL reserves the right to cancel or add any centre depending on the response in that area/centre.

Note: Visually handicapped candidates who have asked for Scribe in the application form will be provided Scribe for the written test. Candidates are not allowed to bring their own Scribe.


Final selection will be subject to the candidate’s clearing the medical examination. The candidate should be of sound health and appointment of the selected candidate will be subject to meeting the health standards prescribed by the company.


PWD candidates will have to submit a valid Disability Certificate issued by a competent authority satisfying the minimum degree of disability of 40% in respective categories.


Engineering Professionals will be appointed in Job Group “A” as “Management Trainee” on a basic pay of Rs.23,000/- (in the provisional scale of pay Rs.23,000/- Rs.46,500/-) Plus VDA and other allowances / benefits admissible as per the rules of the Company.

Management Professionals (Finance/Marketing/HR) will be appointed as “Management Trainee” and Chartered Accountants will be appointed as “Executive (Accounts)” in Job Group “A” on a basic pay of Rs.27,600/- Plus VDA and other allowances/benefits admissible as per the rules of the Company. After successful completion of probation, they will be confirmed in Job Group ‘B” (in the provisional scale of pay Rs.27,600/- to Rs.50,500/-) Plus VDA and other allowances/benefits admissible as per the rules of the Company.

Selected candidates will be on training/probation for one year. Posting can be at any place in the country and the services are transferable as required by the Company.


* Relaxation in age will be given for Ex-Servicemen and Commissioned Officers (including ECO’s & SSCO’s) and to those who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 as per Government Directives.
* Outstation PWD candidates will be reimbursed to & fro travel fare at actual, up to a maximum of 2nd class rail fare by the shortest route to examination centre for written test (provided the distance traveled is not less than 30 Km.). The travel claim forms will be available at the respective test centre. The candidates are required to submit the travel claim forms properly filled in, along with the proof of travel, at the time of written test. The reimbursement will be made at later date. Kindly note that travel claims sent subsequently by post will not be entertained.

Eligible candidates have to apply through online registration system of BPCL i.e.

Online submission of the applications will be allowed on the website between 16th. June 2009 to 30th June 2009. No other means/mode of application shall be accepted.

While applying on-line, candidate should have the following readily available.

* E-mail ID (which must be valid for at least one year from the date of application)
* Crossed demand draft of Rs. 400/- as processing and Examination fees for OBC candidates only. PWD candidates are exempted from processing and examination fees.
* The DD details (if applicable) and valid e-mail ID are mandatory fields without which applications will not be registered.
* The Demand Draft is non refundable and should be drawn in favor of “Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited” payable at Mumbai only. Demand drafts payable at locations other than Mumbai will not be accepted. Money Order / Postal Order or any other mode of payment is not acceptable.

Steps for Applying

Step 1 Visit
Step 2 Go to link Careers@BPCL (Current Openings) to view the full Advertisement
Step 3 Read the details very carefully before applying.

“Apply” & “Reprint Registration Slip” links are placed at
the bottom of this page.
Step 4 Click on “Apply” to fill up the application form.
Step 5 After you fill the Application form, click SAVE to take a print of the
registration slip

Step 6 Paste a recent passport size photograph on the registration slip, attach the DD
and Caste / Disability Certificate (as applicable) and send the same by
ordinary post at the address given below. Only original registration slip (no
photocopy) shall be accepted.
Step 7 If your candidature is found eligible you will be intimated by e-mail latest by
25th July 2009
regarding the written test. On receipt of the
e-mail you will have to once again login to
and go to the link “Careers@BPCL (Current Openings)”
and click on “PRINT THE ADMIT CARD“.
Step 8 Print the admit card and paste a recent passport size photograph and carry the
ADMIT CARD to the examination centre on the date and time indicated therein.
Photograph affixed on the registration slip and admit card, should be the same.

NOTE: Please do not try to retain/copy the Application Form as well as the Registration Slip on your Computer as you can reprint the registration slip till the offer is open.

After applying online, candidate is required to print the system generated Registration Slip with unique registration number and other essential details with space for passport size photograph & signature.

In order to save the data entered, candidate should click “Save” button and then print the Registration Slip. The original Registration Slip with required Demand Draft (having name and registration number duly written on the back of DD) and Caste / Disability Certificate (as applicable) is to be sent, only by ORDINARY POST so as to reach latest by 7th July 2009 to
NEW DELHI-110001


Candidates should take special care not to staple the Demand Daft. They should use pins for fastening all documents / demand drafts.

The on-line registration site would remain open from 16th June 2009 to 30th June 2009. Intimation regarding examination schedule, admit cards along with specimen questions, etc shall be sent by email. In addition, the admit card along with specimen questions shall also be sent by post to the address provided. BPCL will not be responsible for any loss of email/admit card sent, due to invalid / wrong email ID/wrong postal address/postal delays/loss in transit, etc.


* Only Indian Nationals belonging to OBC-(Non Creamy Layer) & PWD candidates need to apply.
* The OBC (Non Creamy Layer) candidates are required to submit valid caste certificate issued by a competent authority in prescribed format for Central PSUs. Further, such candidates will have to give a self –undertaking indicating that they belong to OBC (Non Creamy Layer) category, in case candidate is short-listed for interview.
* PWD candidates belonging to OBC(Non creamy layer) /SC/ST category will have to submit a valid Caste Certificate issued by a Competent Authority in the prescribed format along with the Disability Certificate.
* All qualifications should be full time regular courses from an Indian University / Institute recognized by AICTE / appropriate statutory authority. The courses offered by Autonomous Institutions should be equivalent to the relevant courses approved/recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU)/ UGC/AICTE.
* Photographs affixed on registration slip and admit card should be the same.
* Registration slip should not have any enclosure except the demand draft and Caste/ Disability certificate (as applicable)
* Registration slip received with more than one Demand Draft and photocopies of Registration slip/Demand Draft will be rejected.
* The candidature of such candidate whose registration slip along with documents received after 7th July 2009 shall be rejected.
* BPCL will not be responsible for any loss of email/admit card sent, due to invalid/wrong email id/wrong postal address/postal delays/loss in transit etc.
* Candidates will be allowed to appear for the Written Test only with Admit Card and not with the Registration Slip.
* Candidates should retain a photocopy of their Demand Draft and Registration Slip for future reference.
* BPCL reserves the right to cancel / restrict / enlarge / modify / alter the recruitment process, if need so arises, without issuing any further notice or assigning any reason thereafter.
* Candidate employed in Govt. Departments / PSUs / Autonomous Bodies have to produce NOC at the time of interview.
* In case any ambiguity / dispute arises on account of interpretation in versions other than English, the English version will prevail.
* Court of jurisdiction for any dispute will be at Mumbai.
* While applying for the above post, the applicant must ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility and other norms mentioned above, as on the specified dates and the particulars furnished are correct in all respects. In case it is detected at any stage of recruitment / selection that a candidate does not fulfill the eligibility norms and / or that he/she has furnished any incorrect / false information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his/her candidature will automatically stand cancelled. If any of the above shortcoming(s) is / are detected even after appointment, his/her services are liable to be terminated without any notice.


Commencement of online registration of applications by
16th June 2009
Last date for receipt of online applications
30th June 2009
Last date for accepting registration slips with
required documents by post
7th July 2009
Intimation to candidates regarding admit cards by
email latest by
25th July 2009
All India Written Test In the Month of August 2009

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  1. jagdish says:

    Thanks maan

  2. Mohit says:

    What about mild color blindness???

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