West Bengal State ETCL

Post the Electricity Act 2003, the Government of West Bengal divided the erstwhile West Bengal State Electricity Board (WBSEB) into two functionally independent state-owned companies, West Bengal State Electricity Transmission Company Limited (WBSETCL) and West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL), with effect from 01 April 2007.

WBSETCL is responsible for the transmission of electric power in West Bengal and plays a crucial role in the electricity supply chain by transmitting electricity from power generation sources (such as power plants) to distribution companies and consumers.

WBSETCL Recruitment 2024: Notification

The official notification of WBSETCL is going to release by the first quarter of 2024. The notification will contains recruitment details about number of vacancies, recruitment procedure etc for assistant engineers as well as junior engineers

WBSETCL Recruitment 2023: Total Vacancies

Although the exact number of vacancies will be announced with the notification but it is expected that around 300+ vacancies will be announced for junior engineer as well as assistant engineer position.

Last exam of WBSETCL conducted in July 2023 had 198 vacancies.

WBSETCL Recruitment 2023: Eligibility Criteria

The candidates must possess regular full time B.E/B.Tech in the relevant discipline to be eligible for Assistant Engineer recruitment and 3 year full time regular Diploma in the relevant discipline for Junior Engineer recruitment.

Also, candidates must be under 32 years of age as on last date of filling application form. However, there are certain age relaxations for various category students according to government norms.

Additionally, the candidates must have a domicile of Bengali State and be able to read, write and communicate in Bengali/Nepali language.

WBSETCL Recruitment 2023: Selection Process

The selection of Junior Engineer will be on the basis on Computer Based Test (CBT) followed by interview and document verification.

WBSETCL Recruitment 2023: Exam Pattern

The exam duration will be of 90 minutes. The examination is conducted in online format Computer Based Test (CBT) and the question paper pattern will be as follows:

S. No.





Discipline Related Questions




General Aptitude




General English




Bengali/Nepali language







WBSETCL Recruitment 2024: Application Fees



Application Fee


General / EWS/ OBC : Assistant Engineer

Rs. 400 /-


General / EWS/ OBC: Junior Engineer

Rs. 300 /-





How to Apply WBSETCL Recruitment 2023?

Candidates may apply online through official website of WBSETCL: www.wbsetcl.in

Candidates are advised to Login to the website and follow the instructions carefully given therein step by step for completing and submission of application form.

WBSETCL Recruitment 2023: Study Material

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Online Coaching Classes for WBSETCL Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023

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