MDL (Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited) Recruitment through GATE 2018

Last Updated - March 08 2018

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

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 current turnover of the company is currently Rs.2800cr and is projected to go higher.The company has the 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 Vacancies

MDL plans to appoint its executive trainees via GATE 2018. The aspirants will be shortlisted for Individual Interview based on GATE scores of 2018. The aspirants with age less than 26 years are applicable to apply for the provideed post. The basic eligibility and vacancy are tabulated below:

PostGradeBranchIndicative 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 Profile

A career in the MDL is very challenging and it gives the young trainees a chance to develop in the tricks of the trade in a holistic attitude. The company provides different growth opportunities via 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. He may be further deployed in other activities also depending on the requirement of the company. An aspirant will cater a probationary duration of one year and pass each stage of selection procedure to end up as an appropriate aspirant for selection.

MDL Appointment for Salary Allowance 2018

The aspirants appointed to the post of Executive Trainee via GATE 2018 are paid a desirable amount of salary. The details of the CTC provideed to the aspirants by MDL is tabulated below: Aspirants receive other benefits after they have finished the probation duration provideed by MDL.

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 Concerned Pay (PRP), which is also admissible, has a linkage with personal as well as Company’s performance.

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Application Dates for MDL Appointment 2018

Aspirants have to undergo a separate application procedure for MDL appointment. The Application forms and notification for MDL appointment via GATE 2018 will be available before the GATE 2018 exam date. The important dates for the Application procedure of MDL appointment via 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

Eligibility for MDL Appointment 2018

Aspirants from the mechanical and electrical branch of engineering are applicable to apply for the MDL Appointment through GATE. The aspirants from the streams mentioned below can apply for the MDL Appointment via GATE: The aspirants must be less than 26 years of age to apply for MDL Appointment via GATE 2018.

BranchStreams 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 Aspirants, who are employed in Government/ Public Sector Undertakings, shall have to produce ‘No Objection Certificate’ (NOC) from their current employer at the time of the interview; failing which the aspirant 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 aspirants can claim reservation according to the category they apply for. The seat reservation provideed to aspirants from various categories is tabulated below:


How to fill  Application Form MDL Appointment 2018

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

  1. Aspirants have to register on the official website of MDL and click on Online Appointment.
  2. Fill the application form generated with the accurate and authentic information. Enter individual, academic and communication details (valid e-mail ID). Mention the GATE Registration number and branch.
  3. Upload a scanned copy of your photograph and signature in JPEG pattern. Then proceed with the fee payment.
  4. Submit the application fee in offline method (in cash) at nearest SBI discipline. Download the e-challan and fill the printed copy of the same with accurate 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” via post or courier so as to access CM (HR-CR) on or before the last date of the following address.

Chief Manager (HR-CR)

Executives Appointment Section, 02nd Floor, Mazdock House

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited, Dockyard Road,

Mumbai - 400010

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

Application Fee for MDL Appointment

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

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

MDL Appointment Procedure 2018

The selection procedure for MDL is explained below:

  1. The aspirants shall be selected based on their GATE score 2018 in the same branch according to the relevant branches mentioned in the qualifying requirements.

Mechanical Engineering    -   ME

Electrical Engineering        -   EE

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

Document Verification

The aspirants 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 aspirants need to verify the academic qualification by submitting any one of the following academic certificates:

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


  • SC/ ST/ OBC (NCL) aspirants 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 need to submit need 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.
  • Aspirants appearing for B.E/ B.Tech. are need to furnish mark sheets of all finished semesters indicating the date of declaration of result and submit documentary proof of having passed the qualifying exam with at least need percentage by 31st August 2018.

Health and Verification

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

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