CII — iPATE 2.0 (2021) | PAN India Exam for Graduate Engineers | Register Now

Computer Based Test for 18 Engineering disciplines from 100+ Exam Centers across 25+ States & UTs | Score valid for 3 years | Recruitment by industries | Exam in August, 2021 (tentative) | Exam Fee: INR 1,500/-

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has launched the Industrial Proficiency Aptitude Test for Engineers (iPATE) to develop and create a large pool of high-quality engineers with reasonable industrial proficiency for the industry to recruit from.

What is iPATE?

A Computer-based Exam to assess the industry readiness and screen the Engineering graduates across India. Official website:

The Objective

- to standardize the Technical Recruitment Process & Protocol for Indian Industry

- to set a benchmark to assess industrial aptitude & proficiency of Engineering Graduates across India.

The Process

- Candidate Registration

- Learning & Mock Tests

- Examination & Certification

- Job Board for Employment

Engineering Disciplines

- Aerospace Engineering

- Agricultural Engineering

- Architecture and Planning

- Biomedical Engineering

- Biotechnology

- Chemical Engineering

- Civil Engineering

- Computer Engineering

- Electrical Engineering

- Electronics and Comm. Engineering

- Instrumentation Engineering

- Food Technology

- Mechanical Engineering

- Metallurgical Engineering

- Mining Engineering

- Petroleum Engineering

- Production Engineering

- Textile Engineering

The Merit List of qualified candidates is forwarded to India’s potential recruiters, to be shortlisted for further process.

It has been appreciated by different industries for the merit list provided to them which was prepared with critical analysis based on various performance metrics from iPATE 1.0. Depending on the requisites and the timeline from the corporate, the recruitment process is in progress. This helped corporate to cut down immensely on time and cost to recruit.


Confederation of Indian Industry

The Mantosh Sondhi Centre

23, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road

New Delhi — 110003, India


Contact No: (+91) 85858 25530




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