UPSC conducts Combined Geo-Scientist And Geologist Examination [70 posts] Nationwide 2018
Combined Geo-Scientist And Geologist Examination, 2018, UPSC
Minimum Educational Qualification (i) For Geologists Gr ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India (a) Master’s degree in Geological Science or Geology or Applied Geology or Geo-Exploration or Mineral Exploration or Engineering Geology or Marine Geology or Earth Science and Resource Management or Oceanography and Coastal Are as Studies or Petroleum Geo sciences or
Petroleum Exploration or Geo chemistry or Geological Technology or Geophysical Technology from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or an educational institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956)
( b ) For Geophysicist G r ‘A’ i n Geological Survey of India M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics or M.Sc. (Geophysics) or Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration Geophysics) or M.Sc (Applied Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics) Or M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a University incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature in India or other educational institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed universities under the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.
( c ) Fo r Chemists Gr ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India M. Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry from a University incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature or other educational Institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed Universities under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 i.e. recognized University.
(ii) (a) For Junior Hydrgeologists (Scientist B),Group ‘A’ in Central Ground Water Board. (a) Master’s degree in Geology or Applied Geology or Marine Geology from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational Institutes established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as Universities under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956; or (b) Master’s degree in Hydrogeology from a recognized University.
Category I : (Posts in the Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines).
(i) Geologist, Group A : 24 (ii) Geophysicist, Group A : 17 (iii) Chemist. Group A : 06
Category II : ( Posts in the Central Ground Water Board , Ministry of Water Resources)
(i) Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B),Group A : 23
Age: (a) For Geologist and Geophysicist and Chemist (Group ‘A’) 21- 32 years(i.e. as on 1st January, 2018]
(b) For Jr. Hydrogeologist (Scientist B) (Group A): 21 – 35 years on 1st January 2018
No.4/2/2017 E.(lB) : A competitive examination for recruitment to the posts mentioned in para 2 below will be held by the Union Public Service Commission commencing from the 29th June,2018 in accordance with the Rules published by the Ministry of Mines in the Gazette of India dated the 21 st March , 2018 at the following centres.
(1) Ahmedabad (2) Allahabad (3) Bangalore (4) Bhopal (5) Chandigarh (6) Chennai (7) Cuttack (8) Delhi (9) Dispur (10) Hyderabad (11) Jaipur (12) Jammu (13) Kolkata (14) Lucknow (15) Mumbai (16) Patna (17) Shillong (18) Shimla (19) Thiruvananthapuram.
Application Fee : Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST/PwBD who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs.200/-(Rupees Two Hundred Only) either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card.
Hiring Process : Written-test, Face to Face Interview
How to apply
Candidates a re required to apply online only.
The Online Applications can be filled up to 16th April, 2018 till 18.00 Hours.