Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited (APGENCO) was found on December 28, 1988, and its headquarters are situated at Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. It is a power generating organization which undertakes the operation and maintenance of the power plants and also setting up new power projects alongside upgrading the project’s capacity. Due to the declining tendency of the financial position of APSEB, it was divided into APGENCO and APTRANSCO (Andhra Pradesh Transmission Corporation) on February 01, 1999. On April 01, 2000 the APTRANSCO was further divided into Transmission Corporation and 4 Distribution Companies (DISCOMS).


Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited is about to recruit eligible and talented candidates for various posts. There are a total of 94 vacancies for APGENCO Assistant Engineer posts, 146 vacancies for APTRANSCO Assistant Engineer posts and 8000 vacancies (expected) for Sub Engineer, Accountant, Lineman, Helper, JE, JA etc for the year 2019. The interested candidates can apply for the exam before the last to apply. The application form will be available only in the online mode in the official website.

Important dates for APGENCO, APTRANSCO & APDISCOM 2019:

Particulars Important Dates
Notification release To be notified soon
Start of online application To be notified soon
End of online application To be notified soon
Admit card 7 days prior to the exam
Exam date To be notified soon
Result To be notified soon

Vacancies for APGENCO 2019:

Disciplines General recruitment (GR) Limited Recruitment (LR)
Electrical 37 07
Mechanical 21 05
Civil 14 04
Electronics 06 00
Total vacancies 78 16

Vacancies for APTRANSCO 2019: 

Zone names AE Electrical posts AE Civil posts
Open Local Total Open Local Total
Visakapatnam 18 28 46 02 02 04
Vijayawada 18 27 45 00 00 00
Kadapa 18 27 45 04 02 06
Total 54 82 136 06 04 10

Vacancies for APDISCOM 2019:

Name of the posts Total vacancies
Sub Engineer 250 vacancies
Lineman 7982 vacancies
Junior Assistant N/A
Watchman N/A
Asst cum Computer Operator N/A
Company Secretary N/A

Stay connected with fellow students on PaGaLGuY for APGENCO | APTRANSCO | APDISCOM – Recruitment

Eligibility Criteria for APGENCO, APTRANSCO & APDISCOM 2019:

Age Limit:

Criteria Age limit
Minimum age 18 years
Maximum age 42 years

Age Relaxation:

The age relaxation will be provided for the candidates according to the rules and regulations of the Andhra Pradesh Government. Following are the age relaxation criteria for 2019:

Criteria Age relaxation
BC/ SC/ ST candidates 05 years
Physically Challenged candidates 10 years

Educational Qualification:

Post Educational qualification

The candidates should have passed in B.E/ B.Tech/  A.M.I.E, Degree in Civil, Electrical, Electronics and Mechanical streams from a Government authorized university.


The candidates should have done a Bachelor’s Degree in B.E/ B.Tech/A.M.I.E in Electrical Engineering or Electrical & Electronics Engineering or Civil engineering from a recognized University.


The candidates must have completed Diploma or Graduation Degrees or any equivalent certificates from a recognized University.

For the post of Lineman, the candidates should have passed their 10th standard or intermediate from a Government approved School. (The educational qualification for each post in APDISCOM will vary so the candidates must check the official notification properly)

Application fee payment details:

Category Application fee
General category Rs 500
Reserved category Rs 150
Persons with Disabilities (PWD)/ Ex-servicemen Rs 150

The application fee payment can be done both in online or offline mode. For online mode, the payment can be done using Debit card, Credit card, Net Banking etc. for offline mode, the payment can be done by downloading the Bank Challan Copy from the official website and it can be paid in the nearby branch.

The step-wise application process for APGENCO, APTRANSCO, APDISCOM 2019:

  • Visit the official website
  • Search for the APGENCO, APTRANSCO, APDISCOM 2019 notification that will be available in the latest news section
  • Read the eligibility criteria carefully
  • Return to the home page and click the Apply option
  • The application form for 2019 will appear on the screen
  • Provide the required details in the form along with the necessary documents
  • Do the fee payment either online or offline and enter the submit button
  • After completing the registration process successfully, Registration number and Password will be provided
  • Save the registration copy for future use.

Only after the fee payment, the application form will be accepted by the authority. Then the dates for the exam, result etc will be published on the official website. So the candidates must be updated about the exam dates by regularly visiting the official website.