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UPSC Geologist Exam Admit Card,Pattern, Syllabus 2013 released

New Delhi, Oct 26 (): Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the Admit Card/ Call letter for Geologist Examination 2013.

UPSC is now making preparation to conduct the UPSC Geologist examination 2013, which will  be held on 9th, 10th  and 11th November 2013.

Candidates appearing for UPSC Geologist Exam 2013 may download the Admit Card/ Call letter through the official website at www.upsc.gov.in

Geologist examination which is being conducted by the Union Public Service Commission every year, has now invited candidates for  Geologist examination 2013 for 147 vacancies.

Candidates in large numbers have applied for this examination and have been eagerly looking for the admit card for Geologist Examination 2013. Candidates are notified to download the admit card till 11th November 2013.

Exam Date and Time Table

Date Morning Session9.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M Afternoon Session2.00 P.M. to 5.00 P.M
9 November, 2013 General English-( Geology Paper‐I
10 November, 2013 Geology Paper ‐II Geology Paper ‐III
11 November, 2013 Hydrogeology            ——

  Exam Pattern

>Geologist exam consists of five papers.

> Candidates will be provided a duration of 3 hours for each examination.

> Papers will be in the form of essay type.

Exam Syllabus

1. General English

2. Geology-I

  1. Geo-morphology and Remote Sensing
  2. Structural Geology
  3. Geo-tectonics
  4. Stratigraphy
  5. Paleontology

3. Geology-II

  1. Mineralogy

3. Geology-II

  1. Mineralogy
  2. Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
  3. Sedimentalogy
  4. Geochemistry
  5. Environmental Geology

4. Geology-III

  1. Indian Mineral Deposits and Mineral Economics
  2. Ore Genesis
  3. Mineral Exploration
  4. Geology of Fuels
  5. Engineering Geology

5. Hydrogeology

  1. Origin Occurrence and Distribution of Water
  2. Well Hydraulics and Well Design
  3. Groundwater Chemistry
  4. Ground Water Exploration
  5. Ground Water Problems and Management

For more details,aspiring geologists may visit the official website at www.upsc.gov.in

.com wishes all the best to all future geologists!