BHEL aka Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited is the largest power generation equipment manufacturer in India. Established in 1964, it is owned and founded by the Government of India. It’s manufacturing facilities are spread around India.

Getting a job at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited aka BHEL is a dream for many. Every year, many engineers and managers get recruited in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited.

So, what is the procedure of BHEL recruitment? Will BHEL recruit in 2020? Is there any chance of BHEL recruitment in 2020 for engineers without GATE? Let’s find out.

What is Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited?

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited one of the leading Public Service Undertaking that is catering to the needs of various economic sectors like Industry, Transportation (including Railways), Defence, Renewable energy, Power, Transmission, Fertilisers, Petrochemicals, Steel, Cement, Petroleum etc,

The company offers immense opportunities to its employees to enhance their skills and make progress based on that. In recent years, the company has been recognised as one of the top 25 best companies to work in India.

Career Opportunities at Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

As already mentioned above, every year many employees get recruited in the PSU through GATE and even without GATE. There are many opportunities for suitable candidates in different fields like

  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR

The appropriate employees get plenty of opportunities to grow in their career and gradually get entrusted with greater responsibilities.

Each of the employees, every year gets 15 days of proper skill-enhancing training that eventually help the organization grow bigger and better.

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How do Engineers Get Recruited in BHEL?

BHEL Recruitment through GATE is done for positions like Engineer Trainees. To apply for this position, aspirants must appear in the GATE exam. Generally, candidates get selected based on their GATE marks.

For some of the positions, this PSU only recruits through GATE and for those positions only the scores obtained in GATE are considered to be valid.

As seen in previous years, in the final round of BHEL recruitment through GATE, 75% weightage is given to GATE exam and the remaining is given to interview round.

Will BHEL Recruit in 2020?

Generally every year, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited release notice for recruitment in various positions. But, till now there is no notice for BHEL recruitment 2020 apprentice or BHEL recruitment 2020 for engineers in their  official website.

General BHEL Salary

As seen in the previous years, during the training period in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, shortlisted candidates  get a basic pay of Rs. 20, 600 under the pay scale ranging from Rs. 20, 600 to Rs. 46, 500.

After the completion of the training period, the recruited engineers get basic pay of Rs. 24, 900 under the pay scale of Rs. 24, 900 to Rs. 50, 500.


For the year 2020, there is still no notification regarding any recruitment on the official website of the Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited. It is advisable for the candidates to not get misguided by different information available on various websites which do not have any authentic source to confirm the news. To get authentic news for any future recruitment notice, keep watching this space.

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