CMRL SPONSORED PG DIPLOMA COURSE IN “METRO RAIL TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT” AT IIT MADRAS

Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL), a Joint Venture of Govt. of India and Govt. of Tamil Nadu has been entrusted with the implementation of the Chennai Metro Rail Project. Applications are invited from dynamic and result oriented engineering graduates in Civil, Electrical, Electronics and Mechanical for CMRL sponsored PG Diploma Course in “Metro Rail Technology and Management”. The total number of posts is 25.

Original Link:

https://www.iitm.ac.in/downloads/CMRL-IITMADRAS-2019.pdf

Age: Not more than 28 years as on 29-05-2019 (relaxation by 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST). 

Educational Qualification: First-class graduates with minimum aggregate average of 70% marks * (relaxation by 5% for SC/ST candidates) in Civil / Mechanical / Electrical / Electrical & Electronics / Electronics & Communication Engineering from a recognized University/Institute are eligible to apply. The candidates should have a valid GATE score at the time of applying. Final year students who will secure the eligible degree before the commencement of the course can also apply. 

* Aggregate % of marks will be converted as per IITM senate norms i.e. % of marks = (CGPA X 10) – 5. 

Selection Process: The provisional selection is based on the GATE score and final selection will be subject to medical fitness. 

Stipend: For the one year course, CMRL will pay a stipend of Rs. 20,000/- per month to candidates and also the necessary sponsorship and tuition fees to IIT Madras. 

On successful completion of the course, the trainees will be posted as Assistant Manager on contract for a period of 5 years in Chennai Metro Rail Ltd with a consolidated pay of Rs.40,000/- p.m. The contract will be renewed only if requirement exits on mutually agreed terms subject to the performance of the candidate. Candidates who excel during the course and secure a CGPA of 8.5 or more, will be granted two advance increments upon joining, while others will be granted one advance increment at the time of posting. Candidates who fail to complete the course will not be posted in Chennai Metro Rail Limited and they will have to pay a bond amount of Rs.6 Lakh to Chennai Metro Rail Limited towards training cost. Those Trainees who successfully complete the course but do not join Chennai Metro Rail Limited within ten days of completion of the course, their candidature will lapse and they will also have to pay a bond amount of Rs.6 Lakh to Chennai Metro Rail Limited. 

6. Bond & Notice Period time: Before joining the course, the selected candidates will have to execute a bond of Rs.6 Lakhs to serve Chennai Metro Rail Limited for a period of six years including the PG Diploma course period of one year.