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GE - Geologists Examination

Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2015

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts a competitive examination for recruitment and selection to the post of Geologist, Geophysicist and Chemist Group 'A' in GSI and Junior Hydro-geologist (Scientist 'B'), Group 'A' for Central Ground Water Board.

Important Dates

  • Notification Date: 7 February, 2015
  • Last Date to Apply: 6 March, 2015
  • Date of Exam: From 23 May, 2015 (3 Days)

Exam Pattern

There are four papers in each category. General English is common for all categories. The examination in all the subjects is of conventional type.

S.No. Paper / Subject Duration Marks Syllabus 
1. General English 3 Hours 100
Category - I: Geologists
2. Geology Paper I 3 Hours 200 Geology Paper I Syllabus
3. Geology Paper II 3 Hours 200 Geology Paper II Syllabus 
4. Geology Paper III 3 Hours 200 Geology Paper III Syllabus 
Category - II: Geophysicists
2. Geophysics Paper I 3 Hours 200
3. Geophysics Paper II 3 Hours 200
4. Geophysics Paper III 3 Hours 200
Category - III: Chemists
2. Chemistry Paper I 3 Hours 200
3. Chemistry Paper II 3 Hours 200
4. Chemistry Paper III 3 Hours 200
Category - IV: Jr. Hydrogeologists   
2. Geology Paper I 3 Hours 200
3. Geology Paper II 3 Hours 200
4. Hydrogeology 3 Hours 200 Hydrogeology Syllabus 

Interview for personality test of such candidates as may be called by the Commission, carry a maximum of 200 marks.

If you are competing for posts of Geologist and Jr. Hydrogeologist, then you are required to appear in all the subjects mentioned under category I and category IV.

About Geology

Geology and its allied disciplines are concerned with the structure, dynamics and evolution of the earth and its natural mineral and energy resources. Hydrogeologists focus on the relation of waters on or below the surface of the earth.

Comments  

 
#6 Nitty 2014-10-12 12:30
Now, I'm doing PG(GEOLOGY) and in SEM-1. May I apply for GE....
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#5 jyoti dpr 2014-03-12 04:37
Sir i m Pg in chemistry can I apply for ge
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#4 vijay kumar mourya 2013-07-17 13:44
[quote name="vijay kumar mourya"]i am b.tech student and passout 2013 in field of computer science.may i apply for this ge test
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#3 vijay kumar mourya 2013-07-17 13:43
i am b.tech student and passout 2013 from computer science.may i apply for this ge test
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#2 RANJITHA.N 2013-05-07 17:32
i m studying geology in bsc can i apply for this exam?
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#1 PRAGNESH TIWARI 2013-03-10 20:02
almost match with the university's bsc syllabus...
;-) :lol:
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