Public Sector undertaking (PSU) is a Government owned corporation or a company in which Central or State Government have more than 51% share. Basically these Government companies run like private companies and share profits to Government. A career with PSU requires, a strong and in-depth technical knowledge and understanding of core engineering Principals. GATE is one such exam, where ones technical and general aptitude is tested. Today, more than 2000 jobs are available for a fresh graduate in engineering in major PSUs in India. The list includes IOCL,
BHEL, NTPC, Power Grid and likes.
All these Public sector companies recruit Engineer Trainee (ET) based on the GATE scores. Initially they would shortlist candidates based on GATE scores and then the process is followed by GD and Interview for assessment of different facets of knowledge.
PSUs considering GATE scores for entry level Engineer positions.
As on 30 September 2015 there are 7 Maharatnas, 17 Navratnas and 73 Miniratnas. There are nearly 300 CPSEs in total.
List of Maharatna
1. National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) 2. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) 3. Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) 4. Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. (BHEL) 5. Indian Oil Corporation Limited(IOCL) 6. Coal India Limited(CIL) 7. Gas Authority of India Limited(GAIL)
List of Navratna
1. Bharat Electronics 2. Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) 3. Container Corporation of India (CONCOR) 4. Engineers India 5. Hindustan Aeronautics 6. Hindustan Petroleum (HPCL) 7. Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL) 8. National Aluminium Company (NALCO) 9. National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) 10. National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC) 11. Neyveli Lignite Corporation 12. Oil India 13. Power Finance Corporation 14. Power Grid Corporation of India 15. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited 16. Rural Electrification Corporation 17. Shipping Corporation of India
List of Miniratna-I
1. Airports Authority of India 2. Antrix Corporation 3. Balmer Lawrie 4. Bharat Coking Coal Limited 5. Bharat Dynamics 6. Bharat Earth Movers 7. Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) 8. Bridge and Roof 9. Central Warehousing Corporation 10. Central Coalfields Limited 11. Chennai Petroleum Corporation 12. Cochin Shipyard 13. Dredging Corporation of India 14. Kamarajar Port 15. Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers 16. Goa Shipyard 17. Hindustan Copper 18. HLL Lifecare 19. Hindustan Newsprint 20. Hindustan Paper 21. Housing and Urban Development Corporation 22. HSCC 23. India Tourism Development Corporation 24. India Trade Promotion Organisation 25. Indian Rare Earths 26. Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation 27. Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency 28. Ircon International 29. Kudremukh Iron Ore Company 30. Mazagaon Dock Limited 31. Mahanadi Coalfields 32. MOIL 33. Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited 34. Mishra Dhatu Nigam 35. MMTC Ltd 36. MSTC Ltd 37. National Fertilizers 38. National Small Industries Corporation Limited 39. National Seeds Corporation 40. NHPC Limited 41. Northern Coalfields 42. North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited 43. Numaligarh Refinery 44. ONGC Videsh 45. Pawan Hans 46. Projects and Development India Limited 47. RailTel Corporation of India 48. Rail Vikas Nigam Limited 49. Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers 50. RITES 51. SJVN Ltd. 52. Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India 53. South Eastern Coalfields 54. State Trading Corporation of India 55. Telecommunications Consultants India 56. THDC Ltd 57. Western Coalfields 58. Water and Power Consultancy Services
List of Miniratna-II
1. Bharat Pumps & Compressors 2. Broadcast Engineering Consultants India 3. Central Mine Planning and Design Institute 4. Central Railside Warehouse Company 5. Educational Consultants India 6. Engineering Projects 7. FCI Aravali Gypsum and Minerals (India) Limited 8. Ferro Scrap Nigam Ltd 9. HMT (International) Ltd 10. Indian Medicines & Pharmaceuticals Corporation Limited 11. MECON 12. Mineral Exploration Corporation Ltd 13. National Film Development Corporation of India 14. PEC Ltd 15. Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Ltd