Sl. No. Name of the Post Stages of Selection Process
1. Stipendiary Trainee / Scientific Assistant (ST / SA) Category-I Written Examination, Personal Interview
1. Written Examination – Online at 5 (five) cities viz. Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkatta, New Delhi and Surat. NPCIL may at its discretion change, cancel, reassigned, alter any venue / centre or all venue / centre without issuing any reason thereof.
2. No. of Questions – 120 (Section A , B and C - each consisting of 40 marks)
3. Negative marking – No
4. Qualifying percentage for Written Examination – 45% for UR and 40% for SC / ST / OBC
5. In case of tie, the candidates with higher marks in Section A shall get preference followed by candidates scoring higher in Section B. In case tie still persists, the candidate older in age shall get preference.
6. Candidates qualifying in the written test shall be shortlisted in the order of merit in the ratio of 1 post : 6 candidates (where the qualifying no. of candidates are more than 6) for appearing in the personal interview which will be conducted at Surat, Gujarat.
6. Before appearing for the interview, the candidates will be required to undergo physical standards check-up (whereever applicable) and verification of all the original marksheets, caste certificates etc. tentatively one day prior to the date of interview at Surat.
7. Final select list will be made after giving weightage of 50% marks obtained in the written test and 50% on the basis of performance in the personal interview.


Admit Card for written examination and Call letter for interview will be available in the NPCIL Recruitment Website
Email / SMS will be sent to shortlisted candidates