UPSC (Union Public Service Commision) has issued combined notification for Geo-Scientist & Geologist in Ministry of Mines and Ministry of Water. The eligible candidates can apply online until April 16, 2018. The exam for the above mentioned posts will be held on June 29, 2018.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the written exam will be intimated to appear for personal interview.
UPSC Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam Important Dates :
Starting date for online application : 21 March 2018.
Last date for online application : 16 April 2018.
Date of examination : 29 June 2018.
UPSC Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam Eligibility :
Post Age Limit
Geologist : 21 to 32 Years
Geophysicist : 21 to 32 Years
Chemis : 21 to 32 Years
Junior Hydrogeologist : 21 to 35 Years
Geologist : Master’s Degree in Geological Science/ Geology/ Applied Geology/ Geo-Exploration/ Engineering Geology OR Mineral Exploration/ Earth Science & Resource Management/ Oceanography & Coastal Areas Studies OR Petroleum Geosciences/ Petroleum Exploration/ Geochemistry/ Geological Technology OR Geophysical Technology
Geophysicist : M.Sc. in Physics/ 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)
Chemist : M.Sc. in Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry/ Analytical Chemistry
Junior Hydrogeologist : Master’s Degree in Geology OR Applied Geology OR Marine Geology
How to apply
Applicants can apply application by online mode through the website of UPSC www.upsc.gov.in. Registration for online application has opened on 21 March 2018 and will be closed on 16 April 2018.