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UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment Exam 2022

UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment Exam 2022.Union Public Service Commission  (UPSC), Shahjahan Road, Dholpur House, New Delhi – 110069 will hold a Combined Geo-Scientist (Preliminary) Examination, 2022 (Computer Based Test) on 20/02/2022 for selection to Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2022 for recruitment to following 192 posts of  Geologist, Geophysicist, Chemist, and Hydrogeologists (Scientist B) in Geological Survey of India (GSI) and in Central Ground Water Board (CGWB), etc departments of Government of India.The examination will be held on 25th & 26th June 2022. (Examination Notice No. 02/2022-GEOL).

 

UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment Exam 2022


Details of UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment Exam 2022


  • Geologist: 100 vacancies in Geological Survey of India 
  • Geophysicist: 50 vacancies in Geological Survey of India 
  • Chemist: 20 vacancies in Geological Survey of India 
  • Scientist-B (Geophysics):  01 vacancies in n Central Ground Water Board 
  • Scientist-B (Chemical):  01 vacancies in Central Ground Water Board 
  • Scientist-B (Hydrogeology):  20 vacancies in Central Ground Water Board


Eligibility Criteria for  UPSC Geo-Scientist Exam 2022

Minimum Educational Qualification A candidate must have

✔️(i) For Geologist Group ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India: Master’s degree in Geological Science or Geology or Applied Geology or Geo- Exploration or Mineral Exploration or Engineering Geology or Marine Geology or Earth Science and Resource Management or Oceanography and Coastal Areas Studies or Petroleum Geosciences or Geochemistry from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or an educational institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956) i.e. recognized University. 

✔️(ii) For Geophysicist Group ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India and Scientist ‘B’ (Geophysics)Group ‘A’ in C.G.W.B.:M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics or M.Sc. (Geophysics) or Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration Geophysics) or M.Sc (Applied Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a University incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature in India or other educational institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed universities under the University Grants Commission Act, 1956. 

✔️(iii) For Chemist Group ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India and Scientist ‘B’ (Chemical) under C.G.W.B.: M. Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or 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 under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 i.e. recognized University. 

✔️(iv) For Scientist ‘B’ (Hydrogeology) Group ‘A’ in C.G.W.B.: Master’s degree in Geology or applied Geology or Marine Geology or Hydrogeology from a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational Institutes established by an act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as Universities under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

 

Nationality - A candidate must be either:

  • (a) a Citizen of India, or
  • (b) a subject of Nepal, or
  • (c) a subject of Bhutan, or
  • (d) a  Tibetan  refugee  who  came  over  to  India  before  the  1st  January,  1962  with  the  intention  of  permanently settling in India.

 

Age Limits: A candidate for this examination must have attained the age criteria as prescribed below:-

  • (a) For Geologist, Geophysicist and Chemist (Group 'A') in the Geological Survey of India, an attached office of Ministry of Mines, Government of India: A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must  not  have  attained  the  age  of  32  years  on  the  first  day  of  the  month  of  January  of  the  year  in  which the Examination is to be held (i.e. as on 1st January, 2022] i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd January, 1990  and not later than 1st January 2001.
  • (b)  For  Scientist  ‘B’(Hydrogeology)  Group  ‘A’,    Scientist  ‘B’(Chemical)  Group  ‘A’  and  Scientist  ‘B’(Geophysics) Group ‘A’ in Central Ground water Board, Ministry of Water Resources:- Must  have  attained  the  age  of  21  years  and  must  not  have  attained  at  the  age  of  32  years  on  1st   January,  2022  i.e.  he/she  must  have  been  born  not  later  than  2nd  January 1990 and not later than 1st  January 2001.

 The upper age limit prescribed above will be further relaxable as per Govt. norms

 

How to Apply for UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment Exam 2022

Candidates are required to apply online by using the official website  https://upsconline.nic.in Brief  instructions  for  filling  up  the  online  Application  Form  have  been  given in Appendix-II. Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.

 

The Preliminary Examination will be held at the following Centers:  

  • AHMEDABAD  
  • BANGALURU 
  • BHOPAL  
  • CHANDIGARH  
  • CHENNAI  
  • CUTTACK  
  • DELHI  
  • DISPUR  
  • H Y D E R A B A D   
  • JAIPUR  
  • JAMMU  
  • KOLKATA  
  • LUCKNOW  
  • MUMBAI
  • PATNA
  • PRAYAGRAJ (ALLAHABAD) 
  • SHILLONG 
  • S H I M L A
  • THIRUVANANTHAPURAM 

 

PLAN OF EXAMINATION 

The Combined Geo-Scientist Examination will consist of three successive stages (vide Appendix I Section-I below):

  • Stage-I :Combined Geo-Scientist  (Preliminary)  Examination  (Objective type) having two papers for selection of the candidates for the Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination. Marks secured in the Preliminary Examination will be counted for deciding the final merit;  
  • Stage-II  :Combined  Geo-Scientist  (Main)  Examination  (Descriptive  Type)  having  three  papers  for  selection  of  candidates  for  the  Personality  Test  (Stage-III).Marks  secured  in  the  Main  Examination  will  be  counted for deciding the final merit; and  
  • Stage-III: Personality Test/Interview


Application Fees for the Exam

Rs.200/- to be paid either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using the Net Banking facility of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card. 

  • No fee for SC/ST/PH/Female candidates.

Important Dates and Links Details
 
Details of Events Crucial Dates and Links
Commencement of Application 22/09/2021
Last Date of Application 12/10/2021
Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here
Official Website Click Here

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