ONGC Recruitment 2021 Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited [ONGC Recruitment]

ONGC RECRUITMENT - Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Limited

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited ( ONGC) , its being the  the largest producer of crude oil and natural gas in India and its contribution is around 70% of Indian domestic production.

1) ONGC is India's Top Energy Company.

2)  Ranks 20th among global energy majors (Platts).

3) ONGC ranks 14th in 'Oil and Gas operations' and 220th overall in Forbes Global 2000.

4) It has been praised for its Corporate Governance practices

 5) Transparency International has ranked ONGC 26th among the biggest publicly traded global giants.

It is one of the valued public enterprises in India, and the highest profit-making and dividend-paying. ONGC has in-house service abilities in all areas of Production and exploration of oil & gas services. 

ONGC Recruitment 2021 Exam Date

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited ( ONGC) starting date for receiving Online Applications from the candidates is on 12-04-2018. The Period where the candidates have to upload the scanned copies of Certificates as well as downloading the Interview call letters is from 07-05-2018to 14-05-2018.





Start date for receiving online applications

12/04/2018 (From 1200 Hrs.)


Last date for receipt of online applications

27/04/2018 (Up to 1200 Hrs.)


Period for uploading the scanned copies of certificates and downloading the Interview Call letters

07/05/2018 to 14/05/2018 (Tentative)


Schedule of interviews

23 May,2018 (Tentative)

ONGC Recruitment 2021 Eligibility criteria

The Aspirants who qualified in the entrance test GATE-2018 for recruitment to the posts notified in the said Advertisement need to apply online for the posts in ONGC. However, they need not pay any registration fee.

Details of Posts and Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

There are totally 16 posts and roles, where the essential qualification required is Graduation degree in relevant field with minimum of 60% marks. For some posts, the essential qualification required is Post Graduation degree considering with relevant subject either in Physics, chemistry, mathematics or engineering.

Age Limit (with age relaxation) as on 01.01.2018:

  • For General Category, The Age limit except AEEE (Drilling/Cementing) is 30 years and for AEEE (Drilling/Cementing), it is 28 years.
  • For OBC cadre, The Age Limit except AEEE (Drilling/Cementing) is 33 years and for AEEE (Drilling/Cementing), it is 31 years.
  • For SC/ST candidates, The Age Limit except AEEE (Drilling/Cementing) is 35 years and for AEEE (Drilling/Cementing), it is 33 years.
  • For PWD candidates, The Age Limit except AEEE (Drilling/Cementing) is 40 years (which is further relaxed by 3 yrs for OBC and 5 yrs for SC/ST) and for AEEE (Drilling/Cementing), it is Not Applicable.
  • For Ex-Service men, The Age limit except AEEE (Drilling/Cementing) is 35 years and for AEEE (Drilling/Cementing), it is 33 years. 

ONGC Recruitment 2021 Application Form & fees

Aspirants who are interested have to register ONLINE using the link "Online application for recruitment of Graduate Trainees in Engineering & Geosciences disciples through GATE-2018" on the official website. The online registration will be opened from 12/04/2017 to 27/04/2017.

The Aspirants should possess the following, before submitting their online applications on the given website, the candidate should have the following:

  • GATE-2017 Registration ID as well as Application ID
  • The candidate should have Valid Mobile number in which the OTP will be sent for completing the registration process
  • Also should possess Valid E-mail ID.
  • The Aspirant should possess scanned copy of recent passport size color photograph of the candidate with white background containing signature of the candidate in a small white sheet pasted just below the photograph (Not more than 70 KB size).


  • Eligible Aspirants should have appeared in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) 2018 and should have the essential qualification for the advertised posts and also declared qualified by the GATE-2018 authorities.
  • The Score in the prior subject which has been mentioned against the post of ONGC  that will be considered by ONGC for further short-listing the aspirants in the respective discipline for the further selection process of Personal Interview as per the criteria decided by the Management.
  • The final merit list shall be prepared based on the weight ages assigned to various parameters: Weight-age of GATE: 2018 Score consists of 60 marks, Further for Interview process score consists of 15 marks and for Qualification score consists of  25 marks. The Total marks tend to be 100 marks.