IOCL Apprentice Recruitment 2024: Apply Online for 473 Vacancies

IOCL Apprentice Vacancy 2024 for All India Candidates: Apply Online for 473 Posts @ plapps.indianoilpipelines.inn against Advertisement No.: PL/HR/ESTB/APPR-2023-24. IndianOil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has published a recruitment notification for the engagement of ITI Trade, Technician, and Graduate Apprentices under the Apprentices Act, 1961, at IOCL (Pipeline Division). The registration process started on 12th January 2024, and the last date for online applications is 1st February 2024.

IOCL Apprentice Recruitment 2024

Indian Oil (IOCL) plans to enlist apprentices for both Technical and Non-Technical trades across its five regions, namely Eastern Region Pipelines (ERPL), Northern Region Pipelines (NRPL), South Eastern Region Pipelines (SERPL), Southern Region Pipelines (SRPL), and Western Region Pipelines (WRPL).

IOCL Apprentice Recruitment 2023 - Notification, Apply Online

Job Name

Trade Apprentices, Technician Apprentices, Data Entry Operators

No of Vacancy


Job Type

Apprentice, Technician, Data Entry Operator

Apply Mode


Selection Process

Online Test

Job Location

All Over India

Last Date to Apply


Job Organization

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)


  1. IOCL Apprentice Vacancy 2024
  2. IOCL Apprentice Age Limit
  3. IOCL Apprentice Salary
  4. IOCL Apprentice Eligibility Criteria
  5. IOCL Apprentice Selection Process
  6. IOCL Apprentice Exam Details
  7. How to Apply IOCL Apprentice 2024

IOCL Apprentice Vacancy 2024 State Wise:

IOCL Eastern Region Pipelines (ERPL):

✔️ West Bengal - 44 posts
✔️ Bihar - 36 posts
✔️ Assam - 28 posts
✔️ Uttar Pradesh - 18 posts

IOCL Northern Region Pipelines (NRPL):

✔️ Haryana - 43 posts
✔️ Punjab - 12 posts
✔️ Delhi - 23 posts
✔️ Uttar Pradesh - 27 posts
✔️ Uttarakhand - 06 posts
✔️ Rajasthan - 03 posts
✔️ Himachal Pradesh - 03 posts

IOCL South Eastern Region Pipelines (SERPL):

✔️ Odisha - 38 posts
✔️ Chhattisgarh - 06 posts
✔️ Jharkhand - 03 posts
✔️ Andhra Pradesh - 13 posts

IOCL Southern Region Pipelines (SRPL):

✔️ Tamil Nadu - 33 posts
✔️ Karnataka - 06 posts

IOCL Western Region Pipelines (WEPL):

✔️ Gujarat - 88 posts
✔️ Rajasthan - 43 posts

IOCL Apprentice Vacancy 2024 Trade Wise:


No of Posts







Human Resource


Accounts / Finance


Data Entry Operator (DEO)


Domestic Data Entry Operator


IOCL Apprentice 2024 Age Limit:

✔️ Minimum 18 years and maximum 24 years as on 12th January 2024.
✔️ Relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST i.e. up to a max of 29 years, 3 years for OBC-NCL i.e. up to a max of 27 years, Plus 10 years for PWD.

IOCL Apprentice 2024 Stipend:

The monthly stipend for apprentices will be determined in accordance with the provisions outlined in the Apprentices Act of 1961/1973, Apprentices Rules of 1992 (as amended), and the guidelines set forth by the Corporation.

IOCL Apprentice Eligibility Criteria / Qualifications: (Minimum 50% marks (45% for SC and PwBD category)

Technician Apprentice (Mechanical): 03 years full time Diploma in Mechanical / Automobile Engineering discipline.

Technician Apprentice (Electrical): 03 years full time Diploma in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering discipline.

Technician Apprentice (Telecommunication & Instrumentation): 03 full time Diploma in any of the following disciplines of Engineering: ECE, Electronics & Telecommunication, Electronics & Radio Communication, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, Instrumentation and Process Control and Electronics Engineering.

Trade Apprentice (Assistant - Human Resource): Full Time Bachelor's Degree in any discipline.

Trade Apprentice (Accountant): Full Time Bachelor's Degree in Commerce discipline.

DEO (Fresher Apprentices): Minimum 12th Class (Matric with 12th) Pass.

Domestic DEO: Minimum 12th Class pass. The Candidates should possess Skill Certificate of "Domestic Data Entry Operator" for training of less than one year issued by an awarding body recognized under National Skill Qualifications Framework or any other authority recognized by the Central Govt.

IOCL Apprentice Notification Pdf 2024:

Candidates can access the complete IOCL Apprentice 2024 notification by downloading it here: "Download IOCL Apprentice 2024 Notification."

IOCL Apprentice 2023 Selection Process:

Online Test

Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ’s) consisting of four options with one correct option.

Online Documents Verification

Candidates qualified in the Online Test may be called for Online Document Verification on suitable date.

IOCL Apprentice Exam 2024 Pattern:

✔️ Technician Apprentices:

  • 75 questions from the concerned discipline of Diploma level
  • 25 questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude, and General Knowledge

✔️ Trade Apprentice (Accountant):

  • 75 questions from general accounts/commerce/finance
  • 25 questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude, and General Knowledge

✔️ Trade Apprentice (Assistant-Human Resource):

  • 100 objective type questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude, and General Knowledge/awareness

✔️ Data Entry Operator & Domestic Data Entry Operator:

  • 100 objective type questions on General Aptitude and Reasoning, General English, Numerical Aptitude, and General Knowledge/awareness of Class 12 level

IOCL Apprentice Exam Syllabus 2024:

✔️ Technical Acumen in relevant discipline
✔️ Generic Aptitude including Quantitative Aptitude
✔️ Reasoning Abilities
✔️ Basic English Language Skills

How to Apply IOCL Apprentice Recruitment 2024:

➢ Eligible candidates are advised to register as a Technician/ Trade/ Graduate Apprentice Online in the following Portals:

(a) Trade Apprentice (ITI, DEO):
(b) Technician Apprentice (Diploma):
➢ After the candidates may apply online through IOCL Apprentice Online Application Portal ( from January 2024.
➢ The candidate must have an active email ID and mobile phone number which must remain valid for at least next one year.
➢ After filling up the online application, the candidates should upload scanned copy of colour photograph & signature in jpg format and also upload other relevant documents.
➢ The last date for registration of online applications is 01/02/2024 up to 6:00 PM.

IOCL Apprentice 2024 Important Links:

IOCL Apprentice Notification 2024 Pdf

IOCL Apprentice Apply Link 2024

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IOCL Apprentice 2024 Important Dates:

Commencement of on-line registration of application: 12th January 2024 06:00:00 PM
Closure of registration of application: 1st February 2024 06:00:00 PM
Closure for final submission of application: 1st February 2024 06:00:00 PM
Date of reckoning eligibility criteria: 12th January 2024
Tentative date of downloading online admit card: 9th February 2024 to 8th February 2024 12:00:00 PM
Tentative date of Exam: 18th February 2024


How many Vacancies in IOCL Apprentice 2024?

There are a total of 473 ITI Apprentice, Trade Apprentice and DEO positions available in various locations of IOCL.

What is the qualification for IOCL Apprentice?

IOCL Apprentice 2024 Educational Qualifications:

✔️ ITI.
✔️ Diploma.
✔️ Bachelor's Degree.

What is the Selection Process for IOCL Apprentice?

The IOCL Apprentice 2024 selection process will be based solely on a Written Examination. The exam consists of Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) with four options, one of which is the correct answer. The exam has a duration of 2 hours.

How to Apply IOCL Apprentice?

Eligible Indian Citizens Apply Online for IOCL Apprentice 2023 through IndianOil Recruitment Portal named as from January to February 2024.