Also available in: தமிழ் , ಕನ್ನಡ

UPSC Combined Geo Scientist and Geologist Exam 2017 Timetable Out, Deadline to Apply Ends Tomorrow

Posted By:

The dates for the Combined Geo Scientist and Geologist Exam 2017 has been released by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Candidates can view the timetable below. The exam is scheduled on May 12, 13 and 14 over two slots. Also, registration for the exams are going on and tomorrow is the last date to apply.

UPSC Combined Geo Scientist Exam Timetable Out

DATETIMESUBJECT NAMESUBJECT CODE
May 129 am to 12 pmGeneral English1
May 122 pm to 5 pmGeology Paper I2
May 122 pm to 5 pmGeophysics Paper I6
May 122 pm to 5 pmChemistry Paper I9
May 139 am to 12 pmGeology Paper II3
May 132 pm to 5 pmGeophysics Paper II7
May 132 pm to 5 pmChemistry Paper I10
May 132 pm to 5 pmGeology Paper III4
May 132 pm to 5 pmGeophysics Paper II8
May 132 pm to 5 pmChemistry Paper III11
May 139 am to 12 pmHydrogeology5

Posts Vacant:

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

  • Geologist, Group A: 40
  • Geophysicist, Group A: 40
  • Chemist Group A: 25

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

Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B) Group A: 33

Eligibility Criteria for UPSC:

Educational Requirement

Geologists Group A

Candidates must posses a Master's degree in any one of the following fields

  • 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

Geophysicists Group 'A':

Candidates must posses a MSc in any one of the following fields:

  • physics 
  • applied physics 
  • MSc (geophysics) 
  • integrated MSc (exploration geophysics) 
  • MSc (applied geophysics) 
  • MSc (marine geophysics) 
  • MSc (technology) (applied geophysics)

Chemists Gr 'A':

Candidates must possess MSc in any one of the following fields:

  • chemistry 
  • applied chemistry
  • analytical chemistry from a university incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature or other educational Institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed universities

Age Criteria:

Geologist and Geophysicist and Chemist (Group 'A') post

  • The upper age limit of the candidate is 32 years and the minimum is 21 years

Junior Hydrogeologist (Scientist B) (Group A) in Central Ground water Board, Ministry of Water Resources

  • The upper age limit of the candidate is 35 years and the minimum 21 years

Also ReadUPSC Releases E-Summon Letter for Personality Test: Download Now!

Please Wait while comments are loading...
JOIN US ON SOCIAL NETWORKS

Thousands of Careerindia readers receive our evening newsletter.
Have you subscribed?