UPSC Geologist Exam 2016 Notification Combined Geo-Scientist

UPSC Geologist Exam

UPSC Geologist ExamUnion Public Service Commission has all set to organize UPSC Geologist Exam on 13th May 2016. Candidates, who want to fetch Group ‘A’ posts of Geologists, Geophysicist and Chemists in Geological Survey of India and Jr. Hydrogeologists (Scientist B), Group ‘A’ in Central Ground Water Board through Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination, may apply before the last date. Aspirants may submit the UPSC Geologist online application form against this notification that is UPSC Geologist Exam 2016 on or before the closing date.

Organization name Exam Name Positions Offered Hiring Process Last Date
Union Public Service Commission Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination Various Exam, Interview 04th March 2016

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UPSC Geologist Exam

UPSC Geologist Vacancy Details:

Sr. No. Posts Name Total vacancy

Category I: (Posts in the Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines)

1 Geologist, Group A 121
2 Geophysicist, Group A 56
3 Chemist. Group A 29

Category II : (positions in Central Ground Water Board, Ministry of Water Resources)

4 Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B), Group A 02

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Eligibility Criteria:

  • A candidate must be a Citizen of India, or a subject of Nepal / Bhutan / a Tibetan refugee or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from other countries with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • Candidates should have Master’s degree in Geology / Applied Geology or Marine Geology / Mineral exploration / Hydrogeology or Diploma of Associate ship in Applied Geology of Indian School of Mines / M.Sc degree in respective stream from the recognized university or institutions.

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Age Limitation:

Category Wise Max Age In Years
Category I 21-32 (he / she must have been born not earlier than 2nd January, 1984 and not later than 1st January 1995)
Category II 21-35 (he/she must have been born not later than 2nd January 1981 and not later than 1st January 1995)

Application Fee Details:

  • Female / SC / ST / PH candidates are exempted from any fee.
  • General category appliers should need to pay Rs. 200/- as an application fee.

Mode of payment:

Fee will be either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/ State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala / State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/ Debit Card.

Selection Process:

Aspirants will be getting selected on the basis of their qualifying marks in Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination followed by interview process.

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 UPSC Geologist Exam Pattern:

Paper Subject Marks
I General English 100
II Geology I 200
III Geology II 200
IV Geology III 200
V Hydrogeology 200

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Examination Centers:

Ahmedabad Chennai
Allahabad Cuttack
Bangalore Delhi
Bhopal Dispur
Chandigarh Hyderabad
Jaipur Patna
Jammu Shillong
Kolkata Shimla
Lucknow Thiruvananthapuram

Applying Procedure for UPSC Geologist Exam 2016:

Candidates may follow below stated steps to fill online application form before the last date should be reached;

Step 01 Candidates will have to visit official website of Union Public Service Commission.
Step 02 Official web portal of organization is
Step 03 Now, Select the “Online Application For Various Examinations Of UPSC” link
Step 04 And press the ‘Press here’ option to fill the part 1 registration.
Step 05 Then, fill all the mandatory details in the form properly.
Step 06 Now, Upload the scanned photograph and signature with the form
Step 07 After that, press the ‘Continue’ button to save all the details.
Step 08 Now, fill the part 2 Registration and must fill the desired information in it.
Step 09 After filling the form, Finally press the ‘Submit’ button and may apply online within the given time period.
Step 10 At last, take printout of the form for future reference.

Process to Fill Online Application Form

Important Date:

  • Last Date To Apply Online: 04th March 2016
  • Exam Will Be Held On: 13th May 2016
  • Declaration of Result: July/August, 2016


Aspirants may open this Official Notification to know more about UPSC Geologist Exam 2016.

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