UPSC Recruitment 2017, Apply for Geoscientist and Geologist posts

UPSC Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Examination 2017

UPSC Recruitment

(यूपीएससी भर्ती 2017, भू वैज्ञानिक और भूविज्ञानी पदों के लिए आवेदन) Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced 138 vacancies for Geoscientist and Geologist posts. Good news for the candidates who are looking jobs in Union Public Service Commission Department. UPSC is hiring employ for Geoscientist and Geologist Posts of Central Government. The Department has decided the last date of Application Form is 3rd March 2017 until 18:00. Here, we are providing Details of Exam, selection proccess, application fee, eligibility criteria, exam date and process of apply for Application Form.

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UPSC Job Details

Organization NameUnion Public Service Commission
 Number of Posts138 posts
Name of PostGeoscientist and Geologist
Released Date of Application8 February 2017
Last Date of Application3 March 2017 until 6:00 P.M.
Exam Date12 May 2017
Duration of Examination3 days
Application ModeOnline
Job LocationAll Over India
Official Website
Job CategoryCentral Government

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The Union Public Service Commission was found on the 5th March, 1919 of the Government of India which is working to the need for setting up some permanent office charged with the regulation of service matters. UPSC Department is working under the Central government of the India. The Candidates who are part of UPSC Service is receiving high payment and service by Central Government of the India. Union Public Service Commission  conducts various exams such as exam for Civil Services, IFS, NDA, CDS and SCRA etc. It is a big opportunity for the candidates who want to career in the UPSC Service Posts.

UPSC Combined Geoscientist and Geologist Job 2017

UPSC is going to filling 138 vacancies for Geoscientist and Geologist and will be completed recruitment exam 12th May 2017. The Applicants who want to apply for Geoscientist and Geologist Posts read all information and criteria through this post.  In our website, we are sharing UPSC Recruitment 2017 all information related to apply for application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Age limit, Application Fee, Educational Qualification and Selection Process etc.

Sr. No.DepartmentName of PostsNo. of Posts
1.Posts in the Geological Survey of India

Ministry of Mines

2.Posts in the Central Ground Water Board

Ministry of Water Resources


Junior Hydro geologists

(Scientist B)


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Eligibility Criteria for UPSC Recruitment

Educational Qualification

Sr. No.Name of PostsEducational Qualification
1.Geologist, Group AMaster’s degree in Geological Science/ Geology/Applied Geology/Geo-Exploration /Mineral Exploration/Engineering Geology/ Marine Geology/ Earth Science and Resource Management/Oceanography and Coastal Areas Studies/Petroleum Geosciences/Petroleum Exploration /Geochemistry/Geological Technology/Geophysical Technology from a recognized University or Institute.
2.Geophysicist, Group AM.Sc. in Physics/Applied Physics/M.Sc. (Geophysics)/Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration Geophysics)/M.Sc (Applied Geophysics)/ M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics)/M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a recognized University or Institute.
3.Chemists Group AM. Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry from a recognized University or Institute.
4.Junior Hydro geologists

(Scientist B), Group A

Master’s degree in Geology or Applied Geology or Marine Geology/ Master’s degree in Hydrogeology

From a recognized University or Institute.

Age Limit

The Applicants must have been born not before and not later given age limit in below.

  • For Geologist and Geophysicist and Chemist (Group ‘A’)-

The candidate’s minimum age should be 21 years and maximum age should be 32 years on as 1st January 2017. Relaxation in Upper Age Limit is applicable to Reserved Categories candidates as per Government of India Rules.

  • For Junior Hydro geologists (Scientist B, Group A)-

The candidate’s minimum age should be 21 years and maximum age should be 35 years on as 1st January 2017. Relaxation in Upper Age Limit is applicable to Reserved Categories candidates as per Government of India Rules.

UPSC Selection Process

 The Candidates who are applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. UPSC issue of Admission Certificate has been finally cleared by the Commission. Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up only after the candidate has qualified for Interview/Personality Test.

Application Fee

  • General category candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred Only).
  • No fee for woman, SC, ST and PH category candidates.
  • 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.

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How to apply UPSC Application Form

The candidates who are apply for application form  before date 3 March 2017.There are providing information to filling application form UPSC  Recruitment 2017 in below.

  • First candidates go to the official website of UPSC i.e.
  • Go to Recruitment Button and many options are open.
  • Before apply for application form, candidates read the notification.
  • Search “Online Recruitment Application” and click on this.
  • New window will be opened and First Applicant will be doing registration process.
  • The Applicants who are already registration, they go to ‘Apply Now’ button.
  • New window will be open and fill the registration Id, password and confirm random image.
  • Application form will be open and fill all details in correct manner.
  • Deposit the money by net banking and submit form.
  • Candidates must take a print out of application form after submission for future uses.

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