Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL) recruitment through GATE 2019

BharatNet, also known as Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL) is one of the biggest telecom infrastructure company in the country. The company was set up by the Government of India and is responsible for the establishment, operation and management of the National Optical Fibre Network to provide a minimum of 100 Mbps connectivity to all. BBNL, one of the biggest PSU, is administered by the Department of Telecommunications, Government of India. The company offers connectivity to 2,50,000 Gram Panchayat (GPs) in India.

According to the official notification, although the number of vacancies and a lot of other information has not been released by BBNL, BBNL will be recruiting through GATE scores this year. All the interested candidates are required to fill the application form for recruitment beforehand, in order to be eligible for recruitment.

Posts Available at BBNL for Recruitment through GATE

BBNL is looking to hire some new employees for the company through GATE 2019 results. However, as per the notifications released by the company, the company is only going to hire executive trainees in various disciplines. The company will hire those candidates who are eligible according to the criteria, and here are the posts that are available for GATE 2019 applicants, who wish to find recruitment in BBNL:

  • Executive Trainee (Electronics and Communication): The employee for this field, will have the duty of designing, developing, testing and supervising the manufacturing of electrical equipment for broadcasting systems. The primary job of such an employee is to integrate the electronics and communications in the system that they develop. Furthermore, the hired professional will be required to undergo training in the company.
  • Executive Trainee (Computer Science): Such employees are required to have sound knowledge of computer hardware, software, and applications. Furthermore, the person is required to understand how each aspect of the computers work, and they may be required to build chips, create software programs, software applications and other related materials in the same field. Such an employee will also be required to undergo training in the company once hired.
  • Executive Trainee (Information Technology): A person hired in this field will be the link between the computers and the other members in the company. An executive trainee hired to work in the IT department should be able to handle the software and hardware of the computers. They must be able to make use of the necessary tools to handle the software applications as well as the security of the computers in the company. They will also develop, design, test, implement, configure and troubleshoot the software and hardware of the computer. The employee will also be required to undergo training in the company.
  • Executive Trainee (Electrical): A person hired for this particular employment will be required to handle the electrical systems. The primary job of an employee for this type of designation is to create power generation systems. An executive trainee under this will also undergo training in the field as well.

Apart from this, the company may also give the executive trainees some other work or more duties as the management deems fit.

Important Dates for BBNL Recruitment through GATE 2019

BBNL is yet to announce the number of vacancies as well as the dates for the applications. For an applicant to be eligible for the recruitment process, they need to fill out the BBNL application forms for recruitment. However, an aspirant will be required to check the official website from time to time to see if the forms are out.

Here is a table of important dates for GATE 2019 examinations:

Events

Dates

GATE Online Application Begins (Release)

1st September 2018

Last date for submission of the form

21st September 2018

The release of Admit Card

4th January 2019

Date of Examination (GATE)

2nd, 3rd, 9th and 10th February 2019

The release of GATE Results

16th March 2019

 

Important dates for BBNL recruitment are:

Events

Dates

Release of notification

15th January 2019 (tentative)

The release of BBNL online forms

To be announced

Last date of BBNL recruitment form submission

To be announced

Commencement of Selection process

To be announced

Personal Interview (PI)

May-June 2019 (tentative)

 

For a candidate to find recruitment in the company, the applicant should make sure that they are registered with the company and all the deadlines are adhered to.

Eligibility Criteria

Just like any other company, BBNL also has eligibility criteria for its applicants. For any person to find employment in the company, such a person should come bearing various skills and should fit the criterion the company has laid out for the respective jobs.

If you wish to be a part of BBNL, here is all that you need to know:

Job/Post

Eligibility criteria

Executive Trainee (Electronics and Communication)

  • The candidate should have a valid score in GATE 2019 examinations.
  • The candidate should have a full-time degree in B.Tech or in any other relevant discipline from a UGC-approved or equivalent college or university.
  • Must be a citizen of India.
  • Must have appeared for the qualifying GATE 2019, namely  EC/CS/ EE paper of GATE 2019, examinations and have valid scores.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment. However, their result should be out by 14th August 2019.

Executive Trainee (Computer Science)

  • The candidate should have a valid score in GATE 2019 examinations.
  • The candidate should have a full-time degree in B.Tech or in any other relevant discipline from a UGC-approved or equivalent college or university.
  • Must be a citizen of India.
  • Must have appeared for the qualifying GATE 2019, namely  EC/CS/ EE paper of GATE 2019, examinations and have valid scores.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment. However, their result should be out by 14th August 2019.

Executive Trainee (Information Technology)

  • The candidate should have a valid score in GATE 2019 examinations.
  • The candidate should have a full-time degree in B.Tech or in any other relevant discipline from a UGC-approved or equivalent college or university.
  • Must be a citizen of India.
  • Must have appeared for the qualifying GATE 2019, namely  EC/CS/ EE paper of GATE 2019, examinations and have valid scores.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment. However, their result should be out by 14th August 2019.

Executive Trainee (Electrical)

  • The candidate should have a valid score in GATE 2019 examinations.
  • The candidate should have a full-time degree in B.Tech or in any other relevant discipline from a UGC-approved or equivalent college or university.
  • Must be a citizen of India.
  • Must have appeared for the qualifying GATE 2019, namely  EC/CS/ EE paper of GATE 2019, examinations and have valid scores.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment. However, their result should be out by 14th August 2019.

 

Here is a list of corresponding GATE 2019 exam papers the candidate should appear for and which post can they be eligible for:

Post

Disciple

GATE 2019 Paper

Executive Trainee

Electronics and Communication

EC

Executive Trainee

IT

CS

Executive Trainee

Computer science

CS

Executive Trainee

Electrical

EE

 

Age Limit for BBNL through GATE for Various Classes

There is a strict age limit to be followed for recruitment in BBNL. Here is what you need to know about the age requirement in the company:

Category

Age Limit

Minimum Age (all categories)

21 years

For general candidates

27 years

OBC-NCL

30 years

SC/ST

32 years

PwD

37 years

J&K Domicile

As per the norms of the government

Ex-Serviceman/Riots Victims

As per the norms of the government

 

Information and Steps on BBNL Recruitment Application Form 2019

For all those applicants who wish to be recruited in the company, there is a procedure to be followed. As an aspirant, the candidate should make sure that the application form is duly filled. Here is all the information that a candidate will need to follow:

  • Firstly, make sure that you get registered for the GATE 2019 exam. It is mandatory for the candidate to apply for GATE 2019 exam according to the papers that will help them land a job in the field that they wish to find.
  • Once that is done, you should also make sure that you find out when the applications are released. Since there is no information on the topic at the moment, the official website will have an update soon. Keep an eye out for the applications.
  • When the applications for recruitment are out, you should make sure that you have your GATE registration ID. When you fill the application form for recruitment, make sure that you add your GATE 2019 registration number, which appears on your admit card, carefully.
  • Apart from this, you will also need to fill out various details such as your personal details, communication details and details of education.
  • Furthermore, make sure that you pay the application fee at the end. Make sure to preview the form that you fill before you pay the submission fee. The application fee may be different for different categories.

Information on the Selection Process by BBNL through GATE

The selection process followed by BBNL for its executive trainees is very simple. All applicants and candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of GATE 2019 scores. Apart from this, the recruitment will also be based on the scores attained by the candidate in the PI (Personal Interview).

Salary Band Offered by BBNL

BBNL not only offers handsome salaries to the hired executive trainees but also absorbs them in the company on the same pay scale. The training period will last for only 12 months, after that the hired employees will be offered a service agreement when they sign up for the job. The service agreement will be for the next two years. The salary offered to executive trainees at BBNL falls between INR 16,400 and INR 40,500.

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