UPSC Geologist 2018

Aug. 22, 2017 7449 Isha
UPSC Geologist 2018

UPSC Geologist 2018UPSC Geologist 2018: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the combined Geologist and Geo-scientist examination every year to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Geologist, Geo scientist, Chemist, and Hydrogeologists. It is expected that around 150 vacancies will be announced by the commission for UPSC Geologist 2018. The selection procedure for combined Geologist and Geo-scientist examination consists of a written examination followed by personal interview. The application form of UPSC Geologist will be released on March 21, 2018 and the last date to apply will be April 16, 2018. Aspirants will have to ensure that they fulfill the eligibility conditions set by UPSC before filling the application form. Eligible candidates will appear for a written examination scheduled to be conducted on June 29, 2018 and those who qualify the same will be called for personal interview in September 2018. Aspirants of UPSC Geologist 2018 should be in the age group of 21-32 years as on January 1, 2018 along with having the required educational qualifications. Candidates can read complete details of UPSC Geologist 2018 recruitment process as given below.

 

UPSC Geologist Eligibility Criteria 2018

Aspirants of UPSC Geologist 2018 will have to ensure they fulfill the eligibility conditions set by UPSC before they apply online. The UPSC Geologist eligibility criteria outlines a set of fixed terms and conditions on the lines of Nationality, age limit and academic qualifications as prescribed by UPSC. Candidates can check the overview of UPSC Geologist 2018 eligibility criteria as given below.

Age Limit: Applicants should be within the age bracket of 21-32 years on the date as mentioned by UPSC.

Education Qualifications: Applicants should have a Master’s degree in Geology/Applied Geology or Math Geology from any recognized university or board.

Applicants who have diploma in of Associate ship in Applied Geology of Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad or a Degree (Master’s) in Mineral exploration from a recognized university (for posts in GSI): or Master’s degree in Hydro-geology from a recognized University (for the post in CGWB) are also eligible to apply.

Candidates in the final year of the examination can also apply for the examination.

UPSC Geologist Application Form 2018

The application process of UPSC Geologist 2018 will commence on March 21, 2018 and the last date to apply will be April 16, 2018. Aspirants willing to apply for the posts of Geologist, Geo scientist, Chemist, and Hydrogeologists have to fill the online application form of UPSC Geologist 2018. The application form of UPSC Geologist 2018 consists of two parts – Part 1 and Part 2 registration. Applicants will have to fill both parts of the application form else their applications will be rejected by the commission. Click on the above link to read more details about the UPSC Geologist 2018 application form.

UPSC Geologist Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern of UPSC Geologist 2018 exam is announced in the official notification. The UPSC Geologist exam pattern will allow the candidates to know the structural details like, number of questions, time duration, total marks of the exam etc. The tabular representation of exam pattern for different posts below. Candidates can click on the above link to read more details for the exam pattern of UPSC Geologist 2017.

S.No

Name of the Paper

Time Duration

Total Marks

1

Geology Paper I General English (common for all category)

3 Hours

100


Category - 1 For the post of Geologist

S.No

Name of the Paper

Time Duration

Total Marks

1

Geology Paper I

3 Hours

200

2

Geology Paper II

3 Hours

200

3

Geology Paper III

3 Hours

200


Category - 2 For the post of Geophysicist

S.No

Name of the Paper

Time Duration

Total Marks

1

Geophysics Paper I

3 Hours

200

2

Geophysics Paper II

3 Hours

200

3

Geophysics Paper III

3 Hours

200


Category - 3 For the post of Chemist

S.No

Name of the Paper

Time Duration

Total Marks

1

Chemistry Paper I

3 Hours

200

2

Chemistry Paper II

3 Hours

200

3

Chemistry Paper III

3 Hours

200


Category - 4 For the Post of Jr. Hydrogeologist

S.No

Name of the Paper

Time Duration

Total Marks

1

Geology Paper I

3 Hours

200

2

Geology Paper II

3 Hours

200

3

Hydrogeology

3 Hours

200


UPSC Geologist Syllabus 2018

The detailed syllabus of UPSC Geologist 2018 exam will be provided by UPSC in the official notification. Candidates appearing for the exam should check the complete syllabus to prepare for the exam. The UPSC Geologist syllabus will help the candidates to understand and know the topics included in the examination. Candidates can check full detailed of the syllabus for UPSC geologist 2018 exam from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Admit Card 2018

The admit card for the written exam of UPSC Geologist 2018 will be issued online in first week of June 2018. The link to download the UPSC Geologist admit card will be provided on this page for the candidates. Candidates will need their roll number/registration number and date of birth to download their admit card. UPSC will issue the admit card to only those candidates whose application forms will be accepted. Candidates will have to download the admit card online and present the same at the exam centre. Candidates without their admit card on the day of examination will be barred from the exam. Complete details for the call letter can be checked from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Preparation Tips 2018

Candidates appearing for the UPSC Geologist 2018 exam will need a definite preparation strategy for the exam. The UPSC Geologist preparation tips will help the candidates to understand the strategy to be adopted for exam preparation and chalk out a definite strategy. Candidates can check the effective and beneficial preparation tips for the written exam and interview from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Sample Question Papers 2018

Practice is the best way to preparation. Sample Question Papers of UPSC Geologist 2018 will help the candidates to understand the pattern of the question paper and get accustomed to the type of questions. The candidates can read about modes, benefits of the practice papers and even download a the best ones for practice from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Answer Key 2018

Answer keys can be described as the primary way for performance review before the result for the exam are announced. The answer keys for the written exam will be made available for all sets of the question paper after the exam. Candidates can download the answer keys and access their performance in the exam through self evaluation. Candidates can check complete details of answer key of UPSC Geologist 2017 from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Cut off 2018

UPSC will fix the minimum score for candidates in order to qualify the written exam. The candidates who score equal or above the cutoff score will be declared qualified in the written exam and be eligible to appear for the interview. The cutoff score will be announced along with the exam results and the cutoff for candidates from different categories will be different. Candidates can check complete details for Cutoff of UPSC Geologist 2018 from the above link.

UPSC Geologist Result 2018

The result for the written examination will be declared by the commission in August, 2018. The result will be made available in the form of pdf file with roll numbers of all qualified candidates. Candidates will have to search their roll numbers from the long list. The candidates who score as per the cutoff score prescribed by UPSC will qualify and eligible to appear for the interview. The final result of UPSC geologist is expected to be declared in October, 2018. Candidates can read complete details for result of UPSC Geologist 2018 from the above link.

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