Test Pattern & Selection Procedure of BPCL

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), a fortune 500 oil refining, exploration and marketing PSU with Navratna status. Following nationalization in 1976, BPCL changed its gears and embarked upon a rapid growth path. Turnover, profitability and financial reserves grew by leaps and bounds.

Selection Process:

The company conducts recruitment process every year to select new candidates. The selection process of the company consists of 3 rounds. These rounds are as follows:

  • Written Exam/GATE Exam
  • Group Discussion
  • Personal Interview
Academic Criteria:
  • B.E / B.Tech.
  • Education gap of not more than one year.
  • Candidates should have passed their B.E. /B. Tech. in (CS/IT/ EE /EC) or MCA with 60% & above marks for PA post.
Pattern of GATE Exam
Testing AreasNumber of Questions
Aptitude10
Technical55
Total65
Time allotted for the written exam is 180 minutes to conduct the complete Paper of 65 Questions.
  • Aptitude:This section consists of basic aptitude question from mathematics and are of 10th level
  • Technical: This Section consists of questions from the technical subjects of the student's branch of engineering.
Overall the level of the paper is easy to moderate. Only those candidates who clear the written exam will qualify for the next round.
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