UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment 2024 [56 Posts] Notification, Eligibility, Apply Process

UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment 2024 | UPSC Geo-Scientist Examination 2024

UPSC Geo-Scientist Exam 2024: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the advertisement for Combined Geo-Scientist Examination 2024. The total number of vacancies for this post is 56. Candidates who are interested in this post can submit their application form online from 20 September 2023 to 10 October 2023. The important details related to this examination have been given below for your help. Candidates are advised to please read the official notification as well before applying.

UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment 2024 Summary

Hiring OrganisationUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Advertisement No.02/2024 GEOL
Name of PostGeo-Scientist
Total Vacancies56
Job TypePermanent
Job LocationAll India
Application ProcedureOnline
Last Date to Apply10 October 2023
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Important Dates

Application Begin Online20 September 2023, Wednesday
Last Date for Apply Online10 October 2023, Tuesday
Last Date for Online Fee Payment
10 October 2023, Tuesday
Application Modification Date11-17 October 2023
Preliminary Examination Date18 February 2024, Sunday
Main Examination Date22 June 2024, Saturday
Admit Card AvailableTo Be Notified Later

Application Fee

UR / OBC / EWS₹ 200/-
SC / ST / PwBD / Female₹ 0/-
Payment Mode : Debit Card / Credit Card / Net Banking

Age Limit

Age Limit
Age Limit As On 01/01/2024
Minimum Age21 Years
Maximum AgeBelow 32 Years
Age Relaxation Extra as Per Rules

Vacancy Details

CategoryPostTotal Vacancies
Category-IGeologist, Group A34
Geophysicist, Group A01
Chemist. Group A13
Category-IIScientist ‘B’(Hydrogeology), Group ‘A’04
Scientist ‘B’(Chemical ) Group ‘A’02
Scientist ‘B’(Geophysics) Group ‘A’02

Education Qualification

(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 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 recognized University.

(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 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 recognized University.

Selection Process

The selection process for the UPSC Geo-Scientist Recruitment 2024 will include the following stages:

  • Stage-I: Combined Geo-Scientist (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type)
  • Stage-II: Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination (Descriptive Type)
  • Stage-III: Personality Test/Interview
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

How to Apply for UPSC Geo-Scientist Examination 2024

  1. Read the complete Official Notification first before applying.
  2. You can apply for the post between 20/09/2023 to 10/10/2023.
  3. To apply, click on the Apply Online link which is given below.
  4. Fill in all the required details in the Application Form.
  5. Upload the necessary documents as required
  6. Review all the details carefully filled by you in the Application Form before submitting.
  7. Pay the Application or Registration Fee if required.
  8. After finally submitting the Application Form, take the Printout.

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Some Important Helpful Links

Important Links
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Official NotificationClick Here
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UPSC Official WebsiteClick Here


Q: What is the last date of application for UPSC Geo-Scientist Examination 2024?

Ans: The last date to apply online is 10 October 2023.

Q: How to apply online for UPSC Geo-Scientist Examination 2024?

Ans: To apply, check the Apply Online link given above.

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