Candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.
Mere issue of Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his/her candidature 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.
HOW TO APPLY :
Candidates a re required to apply o nline only by using the we bsite www.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.
LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
The Online Applications can be filled upto 4th March, 2016 till 11.59 PM, after which the link will be disabled.
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate two weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admission Certificate will be made available in the UPSC website [www.upsc.gov.in] for downloading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid active E-Mail I.D. while filling up Online Application Form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them at different stages of examination process.
The categories of post to which recruitment is to be made on the results of this examination and the approximate number of vacancies in the various posts are given
Category I : (Posts in the Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines).
(i) Geologist, Group A : 121
(ii) Geophysicist, Group A : 56
(iii) Chemist. Group A : 29
Category II: (Posts in Central Ground Water Board, Ministry of Water Resources)
(i) Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B), Group A : 02
Total No of Posts 208
EXAMINATION NOTICE NO. 4/2016-GEOL Dated 06.02.2016
(LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS: 04.03.2016
COMBINED GEO-SCIENTIST AND GEOLOGIST EXAMINATION, 2016
(COMMISSION’S WEBSITE: www.upsc.gov.in)
Revised Syllabi-Combined Geo-Scientist & Geologist Exam. (to be effective from 2016): UPSC 2016 New_Syllabus_Geol_Hydro_Engl
COMBINED GEO-SCIENTIST AND GEOLOGIST EXAMINATION, 2016 Advertisement: UPSC Recruitment 2016 GEOL_Final_English_2016_N
Union Public Service Commission’s website: http://www.upsc.gov.in