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UPSC notifies Geologists Examination 2013 for recruitment

New Delhi, Aug 26 (): Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has notified to conduct Geologists Examination 2013 for recruitment of  147 vacancies under two categories.

Interested and eligible candidates are requested to apply online for the above mentioned vacancies on or before 23-09-2013.

Details regarding educational qualification, age limit, and selection and application process are given below

UPSC Geologists Exam Vacancy Details:

Total No. of Posts- 147

Name of the Posts:

 Category I

1.Geologist, Group ‘A’-50 Posts

2. Assistant Geologist Grade I Group ‘B’-25 Posts

Category II

1. Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B) Group ‘A’- 33 Posts

 2 Assistant Hydrogeologists Group ‘B’-39 Posts

Age Limit:

For Geologist and Assistant Geologist posts Candidates should be in the age group between 21 years and 32 years.

For Jr Hydrogeologists Post candidates must be in the age group between 21 and 35 years.

 For Assistant Hydrogeologists post candidates must be in the age group between 21-30 years as on 01-08-2013. Age relaxation will be applicable as per rules.

Educational Qualification:

For category – I posts – candidates should possess any one of the below given:

Master’s Degree in Geological Science


Applied Geology


Degree in Geology

For Category II Posts – candidates should possess any one of the below given:

Masters Degree in Geology or

Applied Geology or

Marine Geology from a university, Master’s Degree in Hydrogeology from a recognized university

Application Fee Details:

Candidates should pay fee of Rs 200 by remitting either by cash in any Branch of SBI or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India/ State Bank of Hyderabad /State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/ State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Mysore/ and  State Bank of Travancore by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit card. SC/ST/Female/PH candidates no need to pay the application fee.

Selection Process

Selection will be done based on written examination and interview of the candidate.

How to Apply

Candidates have to apply online through UPSC website www.upsconline.nic.in on or before 23-09-2013.

Direction for applying online

1. Log on to www.upsconline.nic.in

2. Click “Apply Online”

3. Fill the required detail in the application

4. Submit an error free application

5. On successful application note the reg no generated by the system.

6 Take a print out for future reference

Important dates

Closing Date for Submission of Applications -23-09-2013.
Date of Examination- 09-11-2013

For more details regarding Geologists Examination 2013 visit the website www.upsconline.nic.in

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