Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) are government undertaking companies. These provide secure future and good money as these are less affected by the current recession. This sector provides a career for both technical and non-technical personnel.
The students from technical background can apply in technical service providing companies, i.e. BSNL, MTNL, SAIL, NHAI, NTPC, BHEL, ONGC, HPCL, IOCL, BPCL and many more. There are 252 PSUs in India. These PSUs recruit thousands of diploma and degree holding personnel in technical field. All these companies have their own recruiting procedures.
Some of these companies have competitive type examinations and others have technical written and interviewrounds. The intimation for the examination is generally notified beforehand repeatedly in their websites and in all the leading daily newspapers.
The following categories of candidates are eligible to appear in PSU's :