UPSC Geologist Exam 2017 Notification Combined Geo-Scientist & Geologist Online Application Form

UPSC Geologist Exam Notification

Get updated UPSC Geologist Exam Notification on this page!!! Union Public Service Commission is going to conduct recruitment examination on 12th May 2017 for selection to the posts of Geologist, Geophysicist and Geo-Scientist, Chemist and Junior Hydro Geologists. Interested candidates can fill UPSC Geologist Exam Application Form through online mode by following steps. We have provided complete details of UPSC Geologist Exam 2017 Notification, Application Form, Exam Date, and Eligibility on this page. Individuals are required to stay connected with us for getting latest updates about Union Public Service Commission Geologist Exam.

Other relevant information has been given below on this page regarding Geologist Exam Notification 2017. Appearing candidates have to fill application form on or before the last date that is 03rd March 2017.Interested applicants may get information about eligibility, Exam Pattern, selection process, how to fill application form, important dates, etc. from the below section of this page which is well modified by the dedicated team of

Combined Geo-Scientist & Geologist Exam Notification


Brief information about UPSC Geologist Exam 2017:

Organization Name Union Public Service Commission
Exam Name Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Examination-2017
Last Date for Online Application 03rd March 2017
Mode of apply Online
Exam Date 12th May 2017

Vacancy Details of UPSC Geologist Notification

Category Name of the post No of vacancy
Category I Geologist Group A 40
Chemist Group A 40
Geophysicist Group A 25
Category II Junior Hydrogeologist (Scientist B), Group A 33
Total 138

UPSC Geologist Eligibility Criteria:

Geologists & Junior Hydro Geologists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India Master’s degree in Geology or Geological Science or Applied Geology or Mineral Exploration or Geo-Exploration or Engineering Geology or Marine Geology or Earth Science and Resource Management or Oceanography and Geochemistry or Geological Technology or Petroleum Geosciences or Coastal Area Studies or Petroleum Exploration or Geophysical Technology from a recognized university
Geophysicists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India M.Sc. (Geophysics) or M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics or Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics) Or M.Sc (Applied Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a recognized university.
Chemists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India M. Sc. in Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry or Applied Chemistry from a recognized board with good academic records.

Age Limit

Name of Post Age Limit (Years)
Geologist, Group A 21 to 32
Geophysicist, Group A
Chemist. Group A
Junior Hydro Geologists (Scientist B), Group A 21 to 35


A candidate must be either:

  • a Citizen of India
  • a subject of Nepal
  • a subject of Bhutan

Application Fee:

  • Candidates, who are appearing in UPSC Geologist Exam, need to deposit an amount of application fee of Rs. 200/-
  • There is no fee for Sc, ST, PH and female.
  • Fee can be paid 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:

Applicants will be selected on the basis of their performance in written test and Personal Interview / Personality Test which will be conducted by the organization.

Check These Useful Tips:

Interview Do’s And Don’ts

Tips To Prepare For Written Exam

Exam Pattern:

Paper / Subject Marks Exam duration
General English 100 3 Hours each subject
Category – I: Geologists
Geology Paper I 200
Geology Paper II 200
Geology Paper III 200
Category – II: Geophysicists
Geophysics Paper I 200
Geophysics Paper II 200
Geophysics Paper III 200
Category – III: Chemists
Chemistry Paper I 200
Chemistry Paper II 200
Chemistry Paper III 200
Category – IV: Geology
Geology Paper I 200
Geology Paper II 200
Hydrogeology 200

Check Here: Techniques Which Helps In Exam Preparation

UPSC Combined Geo Scientist and Geologists Exam 2017 Centers List

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

Process to Apply for UPSC Geologist Exam Notification:

Step 01 Candidates, who are going to apply, need to fill an application form which is available on the official website that is
Step 02 Now, hit on “Online Application for Various Examinations of UPSC” link available at the home page.
Step 03 After choosing thus link, you will get a new page opened on your display from where, you have select suitable link related to Exam.
Step 04 Then, fill an application form with complete details in approved manner.
Step 05 Upload the soft copy of recent photograph and signature.
Step 06 After completing of all process, press, “submit” button for the final submission of it.
Step 07 At last, take a print out of it for future reference.

Important Dates for UPSC Geologist & Geo-Scientist Exam 2017

  • Last Date to Apply Online: 04th March 2017
  • Examination Date: 13th May 2017


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