BHEL Interview Questions

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited conducts selection process every year to hire fresh engineers for full time employment. If you are looking for a Job with India’s top PSU then You must read and prepare BHEL Interview Questions and answers for best Interview Results.


  1. What do you know about BHEL?

Ans: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) owned by the Government of India, is an engineering and manufacturing company based in New Delhi, India. Established in 1964, BHEL is India’s largest power plant equipment manufacturer. It has been granted the prestigious Maharatna (big gem) status in 2013 by Govt of India for its outstanding performance and vast scale. The elite list of Maharatna companies contains a total of 7 behemoth Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) of India. Maharatna status affords the Boards of these companies enhanced financial and operational autonomy.BHEL is engaged in the design, engineering, manufacturing, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products, systems and services for the core sectors of the economy, viz. power, transmission, industry, transportation, renewable energy, oil & gas and defense also has been exporting its power and industry segment products and services for over 40 years.

  1. Where is the company headquarter?

Ans: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) company is based in New Delhi, India.

  1. When this company was established?

Ans: BHEL was established in 1964 Heavy Electricals (India) Limited was merged with BHEL in 1974. It developed the capability to produce a variety of electrical, electronic and mechanical equipment for all sectors, including transmission, transportation, oil and gas and other allied industries.

  1. Who is current MD/Chairman of this company?

Ans: Atul Sobti – who has been working as a board director in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) – was appointed as the chairman and managing director (CMD) of the company.

  1. What was the company revenue and profit last year?

Ans: The total revenue of BHEL in the financial year of 2015-16 was ₹26,350.60 crore (US$4.1 billion). The profits in the same year was ₹33,156.87 crore (US$5.2 billion).

  1. What are the products/services offered by this company?

Ans: BHEL is India’s largest power plant equipment manufacturer. It sells Gas and Steam Turbines, Boilers, Electric Motors, Generators, Heat Exchangers, Pumps, Switchgears, Sensors, Automation and Control Systems, Power electronics, Transmission systems etc.

  1. Under which ministry of central government this company function?

ANs: Bharat Heavy Electricals limited works under the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises.

  1. Who are competitors of this company?

Ans: The top competitors of BHEL are Larsen, Adani Ports, Siemens, ABB India and NBCC (India).

  1. Where are the manufacturing units of this company located?

Ans: The manufacturing units of BHEL are located in the following places in India:

Centralized Stamping Unit & Fabrication Plant (CSU & FP), Jagdishpur
Insulator Plant (IP), Jagdishpur
Electronics Division (EDN), Bangalore
Electronic System Division (ESD), Bangalore
Electro-Porcelains Division (EPD), Bangalore
Heavy Electrical Plant (HEP), Bhopal
Industrial Valves Plant (IVP), Goindwal
Heavy Electrical Equipment Plant (HEEP), Ranipur (Haridwar)
Central Foundry Forge Plant (CFFP), Ranipur (Haridwar)
Heavy Power Equipment Plant (HPEP), Hyderabad.

  1. Why was this company in news in recent times?

Ans: The recent news about BHEL said: State-run power equipment maker BHEL said its solar energy portfolio crossed the 370 MW mark in 2016-17.

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