BEL Probationary Engineer (PE) exam book paper
BEL Company details
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) , A Navratna company, under Ministry of Defense has come up with a recruitment drive for recruiting Probationary Engineer.The company caters to manufacturing of defense and non defense equipment.
Apart form domestic presence, it has also got international presence.The company has got several awards.Thus, the company is a very good platform for young aspirants.The vacancy is for across India, i.e selected candidates can be posted anywhere in India.
In year 2017 BEL has come up with notification for 66 vacancies. Ot of which 33 is for electronics stream,20 mechanical, for computer science it is 10 and 3 for civil.The total number of vacancy under each stream may be changed subject to requirement of the company .
BEL Probationary Engineer educational qualification
For the vacancy, General or OBC candidates are required to have 1st class in B.E/B.TECH/ B.Sc, Engineering Graduate from AICTE approved colleges in Electronics/Electronics and communication/Electronics &Telecommunication/ communication/Telecommunication/Mechanical/Civil/Computer science/Computer Science and engineering.
Candidates with 1st class in AMIE / AMIETE in any of the above mentioned stream can also apply for the vacancy.
For SC/ST/PWD candidates with pass class i.e who have scored pass marks in any of the above mentioned stream are eligible to apply, there is no separate cut off percentage criteria for such candidates.
For the candidates those are in there final semester,final year of BE/B.TECH/ B.Sc and other qualification as mentioned above and in case if their final examination/final semester gets completed in the month of May/June 2017, then such candidates are also eligible for examination.
BEL Probationary Engineer age limit
The maximum age limit for General Category Candidates is 25 years as on 01.04.2017, i.e anybody attaining 26th year on 02.04.2017 is also eligible to apply.
Relaxation in age limit is given to candidates from OBC/SC/ST/PWD/Ex-serviceman,Kashmiri Migrants. Upper age limit relaxation for SC/ST candidates is 5 years where as for OBC candidates its 3 years.
For PWD candidates age relaxation up to 10 years is provided,again in case if the PWD candidate belongs to SC/ST/OBC age relaxation under both the criteria will be allowed i.e age relaxation under reserved category and age relaxation for PWD candidate both will be given.
For candidates who had domiciled in Jammu &Kashmir during the year 1980-1989 will get age relaxation of 5 years if they belong to General category,8 if they belong to OBC category and 10 years if they belong to SC/ST.
Relaxation in age will be given to Ex servicemen as per Govt guidelines.
BEL Probationary Engineer application process
For applying for the vacancy candidates belonging to Gen/OBC category must pay Rs.500/- as application fee,however SC/ST/PWD candidates can apply free of cost i.e they are exempted from application fee.
The candidates are to make payment either through SBI collect or SBI branch, detailed guideline is given in the advertisement.In case if a candidate makes payment through SBI Branch,then he/she should select SBI branch in the payment option,a challan will be generated and with that challan Rs.500/-is to be deposited in any SBI branch along with applicable charges if any for the bank.
It is to be ensured clearly by the candidate that upon deposit of the money bank affixes seal and signature in the challan and it is to be preserved safely by the candidate as the same may be required for future reference.
The candidates are to check online the status of payment made by them, it takes minimum 2 days time for reconciliation of the payment.Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria thoroughly before making payment.Payment once made is non refundable.
All details in the application is to be entered correctly and before submitting the application form, candidates are advised to review the details entered by them, any error or misinformation may lead to cancellation of application.
BEL Probationary Engineer selection process
Candidates who meet the educational qualification criteria and based on details given in their application they will be shortlisted for written test and based on the performance in the written test they will be called for interview.
Written test will be held on 2nd July 2017.It will held on only 5 centers-Kolkata,Bangalore,Delhi,Mumbai and Guwahati.Candidates are advised to choose the location as per their convenience as there are only limited center for the examination.
Written will be held in two language -English and Hindi, candidate can opt there preferred language as per their convenience.
The written test will consist of basic Engineering subjects of objective type based on respective stream of candidates and general aptitude questions.Candidates are advised to develop thorough conceptual knowledge of their domain to score high marks in the written test.
Candidates can download their call letters/admit cards from the official portal .No separate E mails or Hard copy of admit card will be given.Call letters will be uploaded in the website of the company on 19.06.2017, candidates are advised to check the website from time to time for further details and related notifications.
Name of candidates shortlisted based on the written test will appear in the official website of the company tentatively on 24.07.2017 and the will be called for interview.
Selected candidates need to undergo a medical tests and appointment will be subject to being medically fit as examination based on the tests given by medical authority of the company.
On the job training of the selected candidates will be held for period of 6 months and they have executed a service agreement with the company, that they shall serve the company for period of 3 years after successful completion of training period.In case if the candidate fail to comply with the condition then, they will have to pay Rs.3,00,000/-.
BEL Probationary Engineer package details
Selected candidates will be recruitment placed at E-II grade, at the starting pay scale of Rs.16400/-with 3%increment till pay band Rs.40,500/-.In addition to it they will be eligible for DA,HRA,performance related pay, conveyance allowance and other permissible perquisites.
Though candidates can be posted any where across India, the offices/units of BEL are at Bangalore,Ghaziabad,Pune, Hyderabad, Chennai, Machilipatnam,Panchkula,kotdwara and Navi mumbai.
The postings of the candidate would be done based on company’s requirement in different office/units, preference given by candidate at the time of interview and overall performance of candidate.
BEL Probationary Engineer recommended book
As the written tests mainly comprises of objective question from the main domain area and some general aptitude, so a thorough revision of basic fundamentals of core subject will be very useful in cracking the written tests.
Focus on your domain and try to solve multiple questions of your core domain area. Success is result of blend of hard work, focus and confidence. I would recommend below books written specially for this exam.
BEL Probationary Engineer key points
Candidates seeking relaxation under reserved category and PWD must produce requisite certificates for getting the stipulated relaxations.Formats for such certificates are available in the official portal of the company.
Incase of PWD the percentage of disability will be ascertained as per Government norms.Candidates who cannot produce the certificates in the given formats, their applications are bound to get rejected and no further consideration will be made.
It is therefore advised to the candidates that they should arrange for certificates/documents as desired by the company on prior hand basis to ensure that they do not get rejected due to such secondary reasons.
Specialization as mentioned in the certificate of candidates must match with the stream mentioned in their application,else their application will stand cancelled.
In the advertisement the company has mentioned an email id email@example.com for seeking any clarification from them.In case candidate has any sort of confusion they may seek guidance by mailing to this mail id.
Further in the official notification, the company has clearly given several questions (FAQs) and their reply, i would advise candidates to go through it. You can also read detailed advertisement on this link
The company being Navratna is a gateway to promising career,I wish all the best to the aspirants, prepare well and stay optimistic.
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