Here is a list of acronyms (short forms) and their abbreviations (full form) of 66 Public sectors undertaking in India. There are approximately 250+Public sectors undertakings in India (PSU) but we are posting a list of some famous Public sectors.

PSU (Public Sector Undertaking):-Basically, the PSUs are the units which are owned by Government or we can say that there are major stocks of Government in a PSU. These types of Units are called Public Sectors because these are not owned by a single Entity.

  • The Authorities of any Public Sector is appointed by GoI
  • Any PSU can be open or shut down at any time by the Government of India.
  • At any time, government is free to disinvestment in a PSU to make Some Earnings.
  • Disinvestment is a process in which Government of India sells the stocks of a Public Sector undertaking to arrange some fund or to invest in other fields.

List of acronyms and their abbreviations of PUBLIC SECTOR UNDERTAKINGS in India

1 AAI Airports Authority Of India Ltd.
2 BARC Bhabha Atomic Research Center
3 BBUNL Bharat Bhari Udyog Nigam Ltd.
4 BCCL Bharat Coking Coal Ltd.
5 BEL Bharat Electronics Limited
6 BDL Bharat Dynamics Ltd.
7 BIBCOL Bharat Immunologicals & Biologicals Corp. Ltd.
8 BPCL Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.
9 BHPVL Bharat Heavy Plate & Vessels Ltd.
10 BHEL Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
11 BSNL Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited
12 CIL Coal India Ltd.
13 CCI Cement Corporation of India
14 CEL Central Electronics Limited
15 CIWTC Central Inland Water Transport Corporation Ltd.
16 CMPDI Central Mine Planning & Design Institute Ltd.
17 Cotcorp Cotton Corporation of India
18 CRWC Central Rail side Warehousing Co. Ltd.
19 CSL Cochin Shipyard Limited
20 CWC Central Warehousing Corporation
21 DRDO Defence Research and Development Organisation
22 DCIL Dredging Corporation of India Limited
23 DFCCIL Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited
24 EIL Engineers India Limited
25 ECIL Electronics Corporation Of India Limited
26 EdCIL Educational Consultants India Limited
27 FCIL Fertilizer Corporation Of India Limited
28 FACT Fertilizers and Chemicals Travancore
29 FHEL Fresh & Healthy Enterprises Ltd.
30 GAIL Gas Authority of India Limited
31 HPCL Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
32 HP Hindustan Petroleum
33 HAL Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.
34 HMT Hindustan Machine Tools
35 HCL Hindustan Cables Limited
36 HFCL Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Limited
37 HIL Hindustan Insecticides Ltd.
38 HPCL Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
39 HSL Hindustan Salts Limited
40 HLL Hindustan Latex Limited
41 HCL Hindustan Copper Limited
42 ISRO Indian Space Research Organisation
43 IRCTC Indian railway Catering and Tourism and Corporation
44 ITI Ltd. Indian Telephone Industries Limited
45 IDPL Indian Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
46 IOCL Indian Oil corporation of India ltd.
47 JCI Jute Corporation of India Ltd
48 MECL Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited
49 NPCIL Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd.
50 NTPC National Thermal Power Corporation
51 NSICL National Small Industries Corporation Limited
52 NACL National Aluminum Company Limited
53 NBCCL National Buildings Construction Corporation Limited
54 NFL National Fertilizers Limited
55 NCL Northern Coalfields Limited
56 NFDCL National Film Development Corporation Limited
57 ONGC Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited
58 PFCL Power Finance Corporation Limited
59 RINL Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
60 RECL Rural Electrification Corporation Limited
61 RVNL Rail Vikas Nigam Limited
62 SAIL Steel Authority of India Limited
63 SECL South Eastern Coalfields Limited
64 SSC Staff selection commission
65 UPSC Union public Service Commission
66 WCL Western Coalfields Limited

These types of full forms are very useful in any online exam or any interview. So keep learning all the PSUs and it also makes you aware about the industries of India that should be known to every Indian.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.