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KPTCL Recruitment 2021: Apply online at, Selection & Application Fees

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Jan 20, 2021

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Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation which is commonly known as KPTCL provides a pool of opportunities every year in the form of recruitment for total of 1921 vacancies available for the post of Assistant Executive Engineer, Assistant Accounts Officer, Assistant Engineer, Junior Engineer, Assistant, and Junior Assistant.The organization is willing to invite online applications from brilliant and motivated job seekers. Indian nationals who are more than willing to get themselves associated with a reputed organization can immediately apply for KPCTL jobs.

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The basic required eligibility to apply for KPTCL jobs is to have an engineering degree from any recognized board of education. For the purpose of applying for the vacancies, candidates need to visit the official page of KPTCL regularly for tracking new vacancies and announcements regarding it.

Job seekers who fulfil the eligibility criteria can apply for KPTCL by filling applications via the online process as on or before the last date for each vacancy. KPTCL organization was established in 1999 under act of companies 1956. It has various zones and circle companies which are located at Bangalore, Mangalore, Hubli, Gulbarga and Chamundeshwari. These circles are famously known as ESCOMS.

KPTCL Recruitment Vacancies

The recruitment happens on a regular basis for posts like Junior Station Attendant, Assistant Engineer (Elec, Civil), Junior Engineer, Assistant accounts officer, Energy manager and many more. Candidates who want to apply for KPTCL 2020 must have completed their Engineering in the concerned discipline from any recognized board of education.

Name of Corporation Total Vacancies
Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited(KPTCL) 728
Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM) 192
Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation(CESC) 260
Hubli Electricity Supply Company (HESCOM) 341
Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company Limited (GESCOM) 400
Total 1921

KPTCL Recruitment Vacancy Details

KPTCL hires confident and dynamic candidates for various posts and to fill large number of vacancies. Below mentioned is the name of the posts with number of vacancies stated against each of them.  Candidates can apply by meeting the specific eligibility criteria for each post, as for different posts there is different eligibility criteria.

Name Of Posts Number Of Vacancies
Assistant Executive Engineer (Elec.) 52
Assistant Engineer (Electrical) 416
Assistant Engineer (Civil) 24
Assistant Account Officer 296
Junior Engineer (Electrical) 409
Junior Engineer (Civil) 12
Assistant 422
Junior Assistant 290
Total 1921

KPTCL Jobs Educational Qualification

The aspirants who want to apply for KPTCL Recruitment must have completed their Engineering in the concerned discipline from any recognized board of education. However, they also need to meet a certain age limit criteria, for applying for the vacant posts. Below is the minimum educational qualification mentioned against each post, candidate can refer to the same for crosschecking eligibility.

Name of the Posts Qualifications
Assistant Executive Engineer(Elec.) B.E/B.Tech in Electrical
Assistant Engineer (Elec.) BE in Electrical
Assistant Engineer (Civil) B.E in Civil Engineering
Assistant Accounts Officer or M.B.A (finance)
Junior Engineer (Elec.) Diploma in Electrical
Assistant Bachelor’s Degree
Junior Assistant PUC/ Diploma in Accountancy

KPTCL Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

Below mentioned are the category wise eligibility and their percentage required to apply for the posts of vacancies in KPTCL. Eligibility Criteria helps the candidates to know whether they can apply for the particular post or not. In accordance with different categories, KPTCL has allotted percentage criteria, which decides the cut-off slab considering which they can apply for any of the posts.

Category Percentage
Belongs to General Merit Category 60%
Belongs to category I, IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB 50%
Belongs to SC/ST Pass Class

KPTCL Age limit

The candidates who want to apply for the vacant posts in KPTCL must need to satisfy the age limit as per the norms. Below mentioned is the detailed information about the age limit for application as prescribed by KPTCL.

The minimum age to apply for the posts offered by KPTCL is 18 years and should not exceed:

  • 35 years in case of General Merit candidates.
  • 38 years in case of Category IIA, IIB, IIIA and IIIB candidates.
  • 40 years in case of SC/ST and Category candidates.
  • Relaxation in age must be given according to the organization rules.

Guidelines to apply for KPTCL Application Form

Aspirants who wish to apply to have to follow some easy guidelines as sited below for your reference:

  • Firstly, access to the web portal of Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited through online mode that is
  • Once you reach the homepage, the candidate is required to press on the “Recruitment” tab which is located at top of the page in the menu bar.
  • Within few seconds, a new page will open up.
  • Now, contenders have to hit on “Brief Employment Notification for Recruitment to the posts of AEE (Electrical), AE (Electrical/Civil), Asst Account Officer, JE (Electrical/Civil), Assistant, Junior Assistant in KPTCL and ESCOMS” link.
  • By clicking on above stated link, a notification will open up on your desktop. Read the notification carefully so that you do not miss out on important details.
  • After reading notification, fill online application form with required details.
  • Also, upload scanned images of signature and photograph, if needed.
  • In last, for final submission of filled form press on “Submit” button.
  • Candidate is suggested to take a print out of it for further use.

KPTCL Selection Methodology

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their scores in online aptitude test. Contenders who perform well in the test will be called for personal interview round and on the basis of which final selection will be made. For the reference of the candidates, we are providing with the information on syllabus of aptitude test for different posts.

Name of the Posts Marks and syllabus
Assistant Executive Engineer(Elec.) 75 marks-VTU Syllabus of Electrical/Electrical and Electronics of Discipline25 marks-General Awareness and Aptitude
Assistant Engineer (Elec.)
Assistant Engineer (Civil) 75 marks- VTU Syllabus of Civil Engineering discipline25 marks- General Awareness and Aptitude
Assistant Accounts Officer 75 Marks- M.Com, Banglore University syllabus, MBA(Finance), VTU Syllabus25 marks- General Awareness and Aptitude

KPTCL Application Fees

Mentioned following is the prescribed application fee for filling up the form for applying to the vacancies under KPTCL

  • The candidates need to pay application fees as Rs.500/- (General, category I, IIA, IIB, IIIA and IIIB) and 300/- (SC/ST) in any of the post office in the Jurisdiction of Karnataka.
  • Additional amount of Rs. 15/- will have to be added as service charge of postal department.

KPTCL Remuneration for different posts

With high perquisites and job satisfaction, KPTCL provides high monthly emoluments to satisfy the needs of the employee. Below mentioned are the salary package per month for different posts.

Name of the Posts Salary
Assistant Executive Engineer(Elec.) Rs.20,600/- Rs.43,850/-
Assistant Engineer (Elec.) Rs.18380/- Rs.32,610/-
Assistant Engineer (Civil)
Assistant Accounts Officer
Junior Engineer (Elec.) Rs.11,750/- Rs.29,070/-
Assistant Rs.10,250/- Rs.25,180/-
Junior Assistant Rs.9,050/- Rs.23080/-

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


hii myself vishnu i have completed BE coumputer science so am i eligible to apply
rakhisree chatterjee

Hi, The basic required eligibility to apply for KPTCL jobs is to have an engineering degree from any recognized board of education. So, you can apply for the exam.

I have completed elctronics and communication engineering (ECE) in diploma am i eligible for this job

Hi Somayya

You need different educational qualification for different post. Visit on our website of KPTCL Eligibility to know about the eligibility criteria of the exam and whether you are eligible for the post

manjunath kodihalli
Good afternoon sir/madam. What is the last date for Registration process and for submission of application ?
abdul nazir

Hi Manjunath, Those who fulfil the eligibility norms are required to submit application in online mode at the official website from January 4, 2021 onwards. The last date for registration is January 22, 2021. For different positions, eligibility may vary so read the notification carefully before applying. Find more details at KPTCL recruitment. 

how to prepare for kptcl ae exam?
kavita rani

Hi Prahasti. Doing preparations referring to the latest exam pattern, doing more mock tests and last year papers will definitely help ace up your preparations. Also, candidates must revise important chapters at the end.
More about the exam is mentioned here.

how to apply kptcl online application?
kavita rani

Hi Prahasti. Refer the official website to apply for the exam. You need to register yourself first and then fill the application form for the same. Now pay the requested fee only via online mode. Other details are mentioned here.

deep jyoti das
how to download kptcl hall ticket?
kavita rani

Hi Deep. Refer to the official website, visit the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) official site at Login using your credentials and you can refer to click on the Admit Card'. More details are mentioned here.

siddarameshwar shivanand swamy
Sir, i have completed BE mechanical engineering, so can i apply for these posts
abdul nazir

Hi Siddarameshwar, To be eligible, you need to have an engineering degree from a recognised board in relevant stream. As you hold a degree in mechanical engineering, you are eligible for few posts that includes Assistant post. There are other eligibilities related to minimum aggrgetae, age etc. that needs to be fulfilled for application.

For more details visit KPTCL recruitment.

manjunath b talawar
Sir, i have complited Degree in B Com. can i apply this post

Hi Manjunath

There are different qualification required to apply for different post. Visit on our official website of KPTCL Eligibility to check all the requirments and whether you can apply for the exam.

arvind kumar

Hi Manjunath, Greetings. Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation conducts KPTCL recruitment. You can apply for the post which requires graduation. For more details visit: KPTCL RECRUITMENT

manjunath b talawar
Sir Site is not working
arvind kumar

Hi Manjunath, Greetings. KPTCL exam is conducted by Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation. You can wait and try again after sometime. For more details visit: KPTCL RECRUITMENT

sevya naik
ECE student apply in this job

Hello Sevya,

Yes, students who have a degree in ECE can apply for the Assistant Executive Engineer (Elec) Post. For more details, visit- KPTCL Recruitment Eligibility.

gouramma shirabur
sir how to apply this application ?

Dear Gouramma Shirabur

Greetings from Collegedunia. You can apply for various posts at KPTCL recruitment 2020 by visiting its official website and tap on ‘Recruitment Tab’ and then a new window will open and read the notification of all posts and carefully fill the application details with your marksheet and certificate and also attach scanned photograph with signature and then click on ‘SUBMIT’ tab to complete it. For more details, kindly go through this link – KPTCL How to Apply 

somesh c
Hi sir I have completed Mcom. How can I apply for Assistant Accounts Officer?

Hi Somesh

You can visit on our official website of KPTCL Recruitment to check out the procedure on how you can apply for the exam. You also need to be eligibile for the exam for that you can also check the eligibility criteria of the exam.

Hello sir I have heard some rumours that kptcl is getting privatised.. is it true??
arvind kumar

Hi Asha, Greetings. Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation provides job opportunities. There is no absolute information regarding the same till date. For more details visit: KPTCL EXAM

apoorva k radder
Hello sir I completed my engineering in electrical and electronics Can I apply for assistant executive engineer post?

HI Apoorva

To apply in Assistant Executive Engineer Post one must have a B.E/B.Tech in Electrical. You can aply for the post for more details about the elibility criteria visit on our official website of KPTCL Recruitment.

rajesh k n
Hii sir, I am completed my BE in civil engineering can I apply for AE JE Post

HI Rajesh

Yes you can apply for AE Engineer (Civil) if you have graduated from BE Civil Engineering. For more information you can visit on our official website of KPTCL Recruitment to get all the deatils about the exam and eligibility.

Hello Sir/Mam, I completed my diploma in Electronics and communication can I apply for Je post

Hi Omkar

Yes you can apply for the Junior Engineer with your Diploma is Electrical. You can visit on our official website of KPTCL Eligibilty to know all the eligibility criteria of the exam.

sowmya kappadi
Hello sir/madam, I completed my BE in Electronics and communication engineering. Can I apply for this job right now
arvind kumar

Hi Sowmya, Greetings from Collegedunia. KPTCL provides various job opportunities to the students. You can apply for this job as you are eligible. For more details visit: KPTCL 2020

sagar yadav nm
sir completed diploma in electronics&communication engineering in sjp college
arvind kumar

Hi Sagar, Greetings. Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation is commonly known as KPTCL. You can certainly apply for the exam. For more details visit: KPTCL EXAM

monisha r
Hello, I am BE in EEE graduate. I wonder when applications will be open?
arvind kumar

Hi Monisha, Greetings from Collegedunia. KPTCL is a Karnataka power transmission corporation exam. The applications will be soon released on the official website. For more details visit: KPTCL EXAM

Mam I am completed graduation in BE. I am electronics & communication branch can i apply for this job kptcl???

Hi Siddu

Yes you can apply for the exam if you have completed your graduation in BE.Electronics. More more information about eligibility criteria you can visit on our official website of KPTCL Eligibility to get the details about the exam.

deepashree y
Not mentioned start date n last date in this.. When is last date to apply
abdul nazir

Hi Deepashree, As of now, the probable last date will be 3rd week of January 2021. The application form will be released somewhere in January first week 2021. The exact date for application and exam will be notified soon on the official website. To know more details on KPTCL recruitment click here.