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UPSC Geologist Exam 2016 Combined Geo-Scientist Exam Application Form

UPSC Geologist Exam

Union Public Service Commission is going to conduct UPSC Geologist Exam for the recruitment of eligible job hunters for Geological Survey of India and Central Ground Water Board categories in various different Posts. Applicants who want to apply Combined Geo-Scientist Exam must submit the filled form on or before the last date. The exam will be held from 13th May 2016. Applicants want to appear for UPSC Geologist Exam 2016 must check Eligibility Conditions and fill the form through online process as soon as possible.

Name of examination UPSC Geologist Exam
Commencement Of Exam 13th May 2016

To obtain other information related to UPSC Geologist Exam 2016 such as post name, vacancy detail, Eligibility Conditions, age limitation, pay scale, selection procedure, how to apply, and etc candidates should visit below provided details structured by

UPSC Geologist Exam

Position Name and Vacancy Detail:

Category Name Of Position Vacancy Detail
I (Geological Survey Of India) Geologist, Group A 121
Geophysicist, Group A 56
Chemist, Group A 29
II (Central Ground Water Board) Junior Hydro Geologists (Scientist B) 02

Eligibility Conditions:

A candidate must be either:

  • a Citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • 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 from recognized university or institutions.
  • A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him/her by the Government of India

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Age Limit:

Contestant’s age limit should be minimum 21 years and maximum 32 years and relaxation in upper age limit is allowable for reserved category as per the norms of organization.

For Jr. Hydrogeologist (Scientist B):

Must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained at the age of 35 years on 1s t January 2016 i.e. he/she must have been born not later than 2n d January 1981 and not later than 1s t January 1995.

Application Fee Detail:

Category Name Fee How to Pay
General / OBC Rs. 200/- By cash or SBI Challan Form
SC/ST/PH/Female No Fee

UPSC Geologist Exam Syllabus

Process of Selection:

  • First of all, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of marks obtained in Combined GeoScientist and Geologist Examinations.
  • After that, final selection will be done on the basis of their performance in exam and personal interview.

Preparation Tips of Interview

How to Prepare For Written Exam

Common Interview Mistakes

Scheme of Examination:

Parts   Marks Duration
Part I: Written Examination 3 hrs
General English 100 Marks
Geology Paper-I 200 Marks
Geology Paper-II 200 Marks
Geology Paper-III 200 Marks
Hydrogeology 200 Marks
Part II:
Interview For Personality Test 200 Marks

Geologist Salary In India

Examination Centre:

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

Way to Apply for UPSC Geologist Exam:

  • Participants must apply through online process from the official website that is
  • Select the appropriate link and press the ‘Press here’ option to fill the part 1 registration.
  • Then fill all the mandatory details in the form properly.
  • Upload the scanned photograph and signature with form.
  • After that press ‘Continue’ button to save all the details.
  • Now, fill the part 2 Registration and must fill the desired information in it.
  • Then, press the ‘Submit’ button and may apply online within the given time period.
  • At last, take print out of it and keep it safe for the future reference.

How to Fill Online Application Form

Important Dates:

Date Time Paper Number Subject
13th May 2016 9.00 A.M. TO 12.00 Noon 1 General English
2.00 P.M. TO 5.00 P.M 2 Geology Paper – I
Geophysics Paper-I
Chemistry Paper I
14th May  2016 9.00 A.M. TO 1200 Noon 3 Geology Paper II
Geophysics Paper II
Chemistry Paper –II
2 .00 P.M. TO 5.00 P.M. 4 Geology Paper III
Geophysics Paper III
Chemistry Paper III
15th May 2016 9.00 A.M. TO 12.00 Noon 5 Hydrogelogy


If you want to get more detail against UPSC Geologist Exam 2016, check Official Notification.

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