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MDL Recruitment through GATE 2018

Last Updated - August 17, 2017

MDL Recruitment through GATE 2018- MDL (Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited) is recruiting for Engineers through GATE 2017. The selection of candidates is based on GATE 2017 score and personal interview. The online application form is available from January 06, 2018 to February 06, 2018. The application fee is INR-300 for GEN/ OBC category. There is no application fee for SC/ ST/ PWD category. The basic pay scale is INR- 16,400 to 40,500.

MDL is a profit making PSU under the Ministry Of Defence primarily engaged in building warships and submarines. MDL has an ambitious growth plan and its financial parameters are very much in good health.It has been accredited ISO-9001:2008.

The present turnover of the company is presently Rs.2800cr and is projected to go higher.The company has strength of around 9100 employees. MDL is looking for bright and passionate and vibrant engineers as an Executive trainee in the fields of Electrical and Mechanical through GATE.

Number of Vacancy

MDL plans to recruit its executive trainees through GATE 2018. The candidates will be shortlisted for Personal Interview based on GATE scores of 2018. The candidates with age less than 26 years are eligible to apply for the offered post. The basic eligibility and vacancy is tabulated below:

PostGradeDisciplineIndicative vacancies
Executive Trainee (Technical)E-1Mechanical05

Note:- The no. of vacancies are subject to increase or decrease depending on the requirement of the organization.

Job Pofile

A career in the MDL is very challenging and its gives the young trainees a chance to develop in the tricks of the trade in a holistic manner. The company offers various growth opportunities through training and development programs and performance driven promotion policy.

An incumbent will be made to handle profiles like ship/submarine construction, refits and modernization the relevant fields of planning/design/procurement/fabrication/berth/outfitting and quality and trials etc. A candidate will serve a probationary period of one year and pass each stage of selection process to end up as a suitable candidate for selection. He may be further deployed in other activities also depending on the requirement of the company. 

Salary Allowance: MDL Recruitment

The candidates recruited to the post of Executive Trainee through GATE 2018 are paid a desirable amount of salary. Candidates receive other benefits after they have completed the probation period offered by MDL. The details of the CTC offered to the candidates by MDL is tabulated below:

GradePay scalesCTC IN LAKHS P.A(approx.)
E-116,400-40,5007.19- 14.77

*Further the trainees are entitled to Encashment leave, Gratuity, Hospitalisation benefits and other facilities as per Company’s Rules. Performance Related Pay (PRP), which is also admissible, has a linkage with individual as well as Company’s performance.

Read About GATE Financial Assistance

MDL Recruitment Application Dates

Candidates have to undergo a separate application process for MDL recruitment. The Application forms and notification for MDL recruitment through GATE 2018 will be available before the GATE 2018 exam date. The important dates for theApplication process of MDL recruitment through GATE:

MDL Online Application system opens fromJanuary 06, 2018
MDL Online Application system closes onFebruary 06, 2018
GATE 2016 Online Examination is scheduled onFebruary 04 – 12, 2018

MDL Recruitment: Eligibility

Candidates from the mechanical and electrical discipline of engineering are eligible to apply for the MDL Recruitment though GATE. The candidates must be less than 26 years of age to apply for MDL Recruitment through GATE 2018. The candidates from the streams mentioned below can apply for the MDL Recruitment through GATE:

DisciplineStreams Considered
MechanicalMechanical/ Mechanical & Industrial Engineering/ Mechanical & Production Engineering/ Production Engineering/ Production Engineering & Management/ Production & Industrial Engineering.
ElectricalElectrical/ Electrical & Electronics/ Electrical & Instrumentation.

Age Relaxation

  1. From PSU/ Govt. Department/ Armed Forces Candidates, who are employed in Government/ Public Sector Undertakings, shall have to produce ‘No Objection Certificate’ (NOC) from their present employer at the time of the interview; failing which the candidate shall not be allowed to appear for the interview
  2. Age relaxation for ST, SC, OBC and OBC shall be as per government directives.
  3. Ex-servicemen- relaxed by the number of years in military service but not exceeding the age limit by more than 3 years.


The candidates can claim reservation according to the category they apply for. The seat reservation offered to candidates from different categories is tabulated below:


How to fill MDL Recruitment Application Form

Candidates have to undergo an online application process for MDL Recruitment to the post of executive trainee. The initial step is registration and form filling followed by uploading the photograph and fee payment. The completely filled application form must be sent by post to the HR of MDL, Mumbai. The details of the process is given below:

  1. Candidates have to register on the official website of MDL and click on Online Recruitment.
  2. Fill the application form generated with the correct and authentic information. Enter personal, academic and communication details (valid e-mail ID). Mention the GATE Registration number and discipline.
  3. Upload a scanned copy of your photograph and signature in JPEG format. Then proceed with the fee payment.
  4. Submit the application fee in offline mode (in cash) at nearest SBI branch. Download the e-challan and fill the printed copy of the same with correct information.
  5. Post submission of the application, a unique registration number is generated after verification of the e-mail ID to indicate successful receipt of the application.
  6. Application form along with the ‘MDL’s Copy’ section of the Challan should be forwarded in an envelope super scribing “Advertisement Ref. No. & Post applied for” through post or courier so as to reach CM (HR-CR) on or before the last date on the following address.

Chief Manager (HR-CR)

Executives Recruitment Section, 02nd Floor, Mazdock House

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited, Dockyard Road,

Mumbai - 400010

Note: Applications can be edited before the final submission only. The candidates can edit the application by visiting the official website and going to the application status.

Application Fee for MDL Recruitment

The application fee for MDL through GATE is INR 300 which must be paid in cash at the nearest SBI Branch. The SC/ST category candidates are exempted from paying the application fee. The candidates have to submit the fee by downloading the e-challan from the official website of MDL. Candidate must retain the student’s copy and MDL copy of the challan after paying the application fee.

The candidates have to submit a total of INR 340 inclusive of Bank charges by the last date. Branch Name, Branch Code, Journal No. & Date of Remittance) along with Bank Seal acknowledging receipt of fees on MDL’s Copy as well as Candidate’s Copy of the Challan  should be filled and details should be entered in section 3 of the application form.

MDL Recruitment Process

The selection process for MDL is explained below:

  1. The candidates shall be selected based on their GATE score 2018 in the same discipline according to the relevant disciplines mentioned in the qualifying requirements.

Mechanical Engineering    -   ME

Electrical Engineering        -   EE

  1. On the basis of GATE score 2017, a candidate obtaining more or equal marks as fixed for the relevant discipline will be shortlisted for Personal Interview and GD.
  2. GATE score of 2016 or any of the scores before that will not be entertained.

Document Verification

The candidates have to submit any one of the following proofs to verify the date of birth:

  1. Xth Std. Passing Certificate indicating DOB
  2. School Leaving Certificate
  3. Birth Certificate

The candidates are required to verify the academic qualification by submitting any one of the following academic certificates:

  1. Marksheets indicating date of declaration of result.
  2. Final Degree Certificate.
  3. Provisional passing Certificate (in case Final Degree Certificate is not available).


  • Candidates appearing for B.E/ B.Tech. are required to furnish marksheets of all completed semesters  indicating the date of declaration of result and submit documentary proof of having passed the qualifying exam with minimum required percentage by 31st August, 2018.
  • SC/ ST/ OBC (NCL) candidates must produce caste certificates, as per the format prescribed by the Government of India.On being unable to furnish proof, they will be inducted based on whatever prima facie proof they hold in support of their claim and are required to submit required certificate within six months from their joining date. No request for change of Category shall be entertained once the submission of the application form has taken place.

Health and Verification

Candidates are expected to be of sound health. Shortlisted candidates will have to go through a medical test conducted by the company. Further a Formal Police Verification Report has to be produced before MDL before joining.Candidates joining from Govt. /PSU and whose applications have been forwarded through proper channel will be permitted to join on the basis of an identity certificate issued by a Gazetted Officer. Such candidates will have to obtain a PVR within 6 months of their joining.



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