Q. 1 Where should I send print out of Online Application form?
Ans. Print out of Online Application form is NOT TO BE SENT. Only candidates shortlisted for interview are required to carry with them the printout of ‘Online Application Form’ along with other essential documents mentioned in the advertisement while appearing for interview.
Q. 2 Should I send the copies of certificates/documents regarding my qualification, caste, disablement etc?
Ans. DO NOT SEND any documents to NPCIL.
Q. 3 I am M Tech, Can I apply?
Ans. Yes. Provided you have passed the engineering degree-BE/B Tech/B Sc (Engineering) in the prescribed discipline with a minimum 60% marks as stipulated in the advertisement.
Q. 4 In my Degree Course, only CGPA/GPA/SGPA or letter grade has been awarded in place of percentage of marks. Can I enter the grade in my application?
Ans. Applicants, who have been awarded CGPA/GPA/SGPA or letter grades, should follow the conversion table of the Institute/College/University from wherever they have passed. Applicants called for interview will be required to produce the authenticated conversion table from the Institute/College/University. If not, standard formula provided by AICTE will be applied to derive the percentage of marks.
Q. 5 I have appeared for my final Semester/Year Examinations and the results are yet to be announced. Am I eligible to apply?
Ans. Yes. However, applicants selected and offered traineeship would be required to submit the final results at the time of joining.
Q. 6 I have submitted my application online, but have forgotten the Registration Number and also did not take a print out of the ‘Online Application Form’. What do I do?
Ans. You may check your e-mail. After registration, an e-mail will be sent to each applicant along with the registration number and name. ‘Online Application Form’ will be required at the time of Interview only, if shortlisted for the same.
Q. 7 How can I check the status of my application?
Ans. You can click "Applicant's Login" menu and check the status of your application on this website by entering your relevant details.
Q. 8 How can I pay my Application fee?
Ans. Payment of application fee should be made through State Bank Collect online mode only.
Q. 9 Can I send a Cheque/DD/Bank Challan in lieu of the State Bank Collect?
Ans. No.
Q. 10 I am a EWS/SC/ST/OBC Applicant but don't have the caste/category certificate. Can I apply as a General Applicant?
Ans. If you so desire, you may apply stating your category as "General", if eligible for General category. In such an event, your candidature will be considered as "GENERAL" and no change in category shall be allowed at a later date. No relaxation/concessions will be applicable to you.
Q. 11 I am working in a Government/Public Sector Company. Should I enclose an NOC from my employer while appearing for interview?
Ans. Shortlisted applicants working in Central/State Government/PSUs/Aided Institutions should bring "No Objection Certificate" from the organisation without which they will not be allowed to appear for the interview.
Q. 12 Explain 'Application Fee'.
Ans. A non-refundable application fee of ₹ 500/-(Rupees Five Hundred Only) is chargeable to only the male applicants in General, EWS and OBC categories. The applicable bank charges are to be borne by the applicant. Female applicants,applicants belonging to SC/ST category, Ex-serviceman, Dependents of Defence Personnel Killed in Action (DODPKIA), PwBDs and employees of NPCIL are exempted from payment of application fee.
Q. 13 I have studied AMIE. Am I eligible to apply against this advertisement?
Ans. No.
Q. 14 I have not received the activation email when I completed my registration. Why?
Ans. The activation email could have been delivered to the spam/junk folder of your email account. So please check in these folders.
Q. 15 I have not received any SMS when I completed my registration. Why?
Ans. If the mobile number you have registered is in the TRAI NCPR list (formerly called DND), you will not receive SMS alerts related to the registration. If you want to receive future SMS alerts from NPCIL related to recruitment of ET-2020, please remove your mobile number from the NCPR list through your service provider.
Q. 16 I have got 5 years integrated (dual degree). How should I apply?
Ans. You can apply by selecting the 5 year integrated M Tech option given in the UG degree column of the application entry form.