Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) 2021 Recruitment Notification. NCL has released official notification for the job openings of Trade Apprentice positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 09th July, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Trade Apprentice - 1500 Posts

Job Location - Singrauli

Other Qualification Details :-

Online applications are invited from interested candidates who have passed ITI exam from UP or MP based institutes only and meeting the following qualifications and other parameters for engagement as trade apprentices under The Apprenticeship Act 1961 read in conjunction with The Apprenticeship Rules 1992(amended till date) and The Apprentices (Amendment) Act 2014 in the trades mentioned below:

1. Post Name: Trade Apprentice

2. No of Poat: 1500

3. Trade:

i. Welder (Gas & Electric)

ii. Fitter

iii. Electrician

iv. Motor Mechanic

4. Prescribed Qualification/Eligibiiity Criteria:

i. For Welder (Gas& Elect)-: 8th & ITI Passed in Welder trade from NCVT/SCVT recognized UP or MP based Institute only.

ii. For Electrician-:10th & ITI Passed in Electrician Trade from NCVT/SCVT recognized UP or MP based Institute only.

iii. For Fitter-: 10th & ITI Passed in Fitter Trade from NCVT/SCVT recognized UP or MP based Institute only.

iv. For Motor Mechanic-:10th & ITI Passed in Motor Mechanic Trade from NCVT/SCVT recognized UP or MP based Institute only

5. For All Trades-: The qualification prescribed shall be from NCVT/SCVT recognized UP or MP based Institute only as a full time, regular course in relevant trade with minimum 50% marks in aggregate for General and OBC candidates and 45% marks in aggregate in case of SC/ST/PWD candidates against reserved positions

6. NCL/HRD/Apprenticeship/Notification/21/1212

7. Period of Apprenticeship Training at NCL after ITI: 1 year


Minimum 16 years and maximum 24 years as on 30.06.2021.

Documents Required:

1. Recent clear Color photograph (not older than six months)

2. Self Signature 

3. Parent or guardian Signature 

4. ITI Mark sheet & Certificate 

5. 8th/10th Mark sheet as proof of Date of Birth 

6. PAN Card 

7. Aadhaar Card 

8. Caste Certificate/PWDs Certificate (as applicable) issued by the competent authority as per Govt, norm

9. Bank Account Details

Other Terms And Conditions:

1. Candidates are advised to carefully read the full advertisement for the details of educational qualifications, prescribed eligibility criteria & general terms and conditions before submission of application. Advertisement notification is issued in two languages i.e. English and Hindi and in case of any ambiguity or confusion, only the English version of the notification will prevail.

2. The trades notified above involve undertaking training in operations and maintenance activities in Coal Mine area.

3. For claiming the benefit of OBC category, the candidate should submit a latest caste certificate in the proforma prescribed by Govt, of India, which would, among others, specifically mention that the candidate does not belong to the persons/sections (creamy layer) as mentioned in column 3 of the schedule to the Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India OM No.36012/22/93- Estt.(SCT) dated 08.09.1993.

4. The candidate must have the prescribed qualification and age as on 30.06.2021.

5. All other terms which are not mentioned in this notification of the Apprenticeship Training Program of NCL will be guided by The Apprenticeship Act, 1961(Amendment Act 2014) and The Apprenticeship Rules, 1992 as amended till date.

6. Candidates who have undergone Trade Apprenticeship training once are not eligible to apply.

7. Candidates have to apply for any one trade only. Candidates applying for more than one trade will not be considered and their application will be summarily rejected.

8. No TA/DA will be paid to the applicants who are called for the selection process.

9. Before joining applicant's health shall be as per the requirement of The Apprenticeship ACT 1961(including the Amendments) and as per the pre-employment medical fitness in Mines for being adjudged suitable for engagement as apprenticeship trainee. It would be compulsory to submit the health certificate issued from competent Medical Officer as per the format given at the time of document verification.

10. Merit list will be prepared among the applications received. At first, the merit will be prepared solely on the basis of marks obtained in ITI in concern trade and in case if two or more candidates are equal in marks, then the eldest (as per date of birth as mentioned in 10th/8th certificate) candidate will be given preference (will be placed above in merit) or as per applicable norms.

11. The apprentices shall not be absorbed in NCL as an employee of any of the establishments of the NCL in any case whatsoever and the apprentices shall not raise claim for the employment in NCL in any case. Any such claim for employment will not be entertained. All the candidates (Parents/Guardian in case of minor), shortlisted for being engaged as Apprentice, will have to submit a valid notary Affidavit assuring that they will not raise any claim for employment at NCL in any case, whatsoever. (Format will be given at the time of joining for training).

12. The Apprentices will be paid stipend directly into their Aadhaar linked bank account as per their signed Apprenticeship training contract.

13. Candidates are required to give valid/active Mobile No. and Email Id, which must be valid/ active for at least next three years for all future periodical notices and other communications, as it will take place through email or SMS alerts only. Candidates are advised to mention their correct email id/mobile number and keep checking their email/SMS messages as all future communications shall be made through email or SMS only.

14. Candidates are advised to periodically visit NCL website as all future correspondence and latest information with regard to apprenticeship training will be given on our website or email or SMS alerts.

15. Applications/Registrations which are incorrect/incomplete or are received in any other mode/form, or not fulfilling the eligibility criteria and/or those received after the last date of submission of on-line applications shall not be considered Eligible and treated as Rejected without giving any notice to the candidate.

16. The Applications, which are incomplete/not uploaded with, required documents and not in line with the any of the terms and conditions will be liable for rejection without giving any notice to the candidate.


Office of General Manager (Pers) NCL Singrauli, MP-486889

Selection Process :-

Selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview

Steps to Apply :-

1. An applicant has to register online on DGET website and apply through NCL online Application Portal as mentioned on NCL website i.e. (

2. Date of Opening of online Application:10.06.2021

3. Last Date of Submission of Online Application: 09.07.2021 5:00 PM

4. For Any Query or help in filling in Online Application candidates may contact on any working day between 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM to the following. Office of General Manager (Pers) NCL Singrauli, MP-486889 Email: [email protected]

5. Application process is a two-stage process-: 

a. First Stage

1. At first visit website

2. Candidates are required to register on the portal by completing the apprentice candidate profile through uploading all the related qualifications and other details. Note down the Registration Number.

3. After online registration on Portal, apply for Apprenticeship training at NCL by searching establishment Northern Coalfields Limited (Establishment Registration no. E01162300007), Singrauli M.P against eligible trade on the online portal

b. Second Stage: 

1. Visit NCL website i.e. and Click on On-line Recruitment under Career tab and then click on the link provided for NCL Online Applications for Apprenticeship Training 2021-22

2. The link will open an online window for applications and candidates are required to fill all other required details along with the Registration no. as provided by the 

3. After filling up the online application, the scanned copy of the latest color photograph, scanned copy of all the required documents as mentioned shall be uploaded without fail. In absence of any single document, the application shall be summarily rejected.

4. The candidate must ascertain the correctness of all information before filling in the "Online Application Form" and its final submission. The candidate shall be wholly/exclusively responsible for the information provided in his/her online application form.