Q. 1 Where should I send print out of Online Application form?
Ans. Print out of Online Application form is NOT TO BE SENT. However, printout of ‘Online Application Form’ along with other essential and documents related to experience as mentioned in the advertisement will be required at the time of document verification.
Q. 2 Should I send the copies of certificates/documents regarding my qualification, caste, disablement etc?
Ans. DO NOT SEND any documents to NPCIL.
Q. 3 I have done Diploma in Fire/Sub-Officer Course, am I eligible for applying for the post of DCPOCF/A?
Ans. Minimum qualification prescribed for recruitment has to be fulfilled. Any other qualification including higher qualification over and above the minimum qualification will not disqualify the candidate to appear in written examination for all the advertised posts. Please refer ‘Educational Qualification’ details in the detailed advertisement.
Q. 4 I have done Certificate Course in Fire Fighting equipment such as Fire Extinguisher etc., from private institute, am I eligible for applying for the post of DCPOCF/A?
Ans. No. Certificate Course in Fire Fighting equipment such as Fire Extinguisher etc. should be from State Fire Training Centres only. Please refer ‘Educational Qualification’ details in the detailed advertisement.
Q. 5 I have aquired essential qualification through distance learning, am I eligible to apply for advetised Post.
Ans. No. Qualification acquired through distance learning, part time, private, open schooling/NIOS etc. will not be considered in any case. All the prescribed essential qualifications should only be of full time, regular and from recognized University/ Institution.
Q. 6 In my Course, only CGPA/GPA/SGPA or letter grade has been awarded in place of percentage of marks. Can I enter the grade in my application?
Ans. Applicants, who have been awarded CGPA/GPA/SGPA or letter grades, should follow the conversion table of the Institute/College/University from wherever they have passed. Applicants called for TRADE TEST/SKILL TEST/CERTIFICATE VERIFICATION will be required to produce the authenticated conversion table from the Institute/College/University.
Q. 7 I have appeared for my final Semester/Year Examinations and the results are yet to be announced. Am I eligible to apply?
Ans. No. Please refer point no. 8 under "General conditions and information for candidates" in Main advertisement.
Q. 8 I have submitted my application online, but have forgotten the Registration Number and also did not take a print out of the ‘Online Application Form’. What do I do?
Ans. You may check your e-mail. After registration, an e-mail will be sent to each applicant along with the registration number and name.
Q. 9 How can I check the status of my application?
Ans. You can click "Applicant's Login" menu and check the status of your application on this website by entering your relevant details.
Q. 10 How can I pay my Application fee?
Q. 11 I am a SC/ST, OBC Applicant but don't have the caste/category certificate. Can I apply as a General Applicant?
Ans. If you so desire, you may apply stating your category as "General", if eligible for General category. In such an event, your candidature will be considered as "GENERAL" and no change in category shall be allowed at a later date. No relaxation/concessions will be applicable to you.
Q. 12 I am working in a Government/Public Sector Company. Should I enclose an NOC from my employer while appearing for Trade/Interview/Skill Test/Document verification/Physical Endurance Test?
Ans. Shortlisted applicants working in Central/State Government/PSUs/Aided Institutions should bring "No Objection Certificate" from the organisation without which they will not be allowed to appear for the Trade/Interview/Skill Test/Document verification/Physical Endurance Test.
Q. 13 I have not received the activation email when I completed my registration. Why?
Ans. The activation email could have been delivered to the spam / junk folder of your email account. So please check in these folders.
Q. 14 I have not received any SMS when I completed my registration. Why?
Ans. If the mobile number you have registered is in the TRAI NCPR list (formerly called DND), you will not receive SMS alerts related to the registration. If you want to receive future SMS alerts from NPCIL related to recruitment of various posts , please remove your mobile number from the NCPR list through your service provider.