UPSC Recruitment 2019 for Geologist, Geophysicist, Chemist, Junior Hydrogeologists

Union Public Service Commission had announced notification for various job posts. There are totally 106 posts available under GCS and Geologists category. If you are willing to join the post, then check the details provided below and then apply. All necessary details including qualification and method of applying provided below. Check and make sure if you are eligible for these posts.

Vacancy Details

Name of Organization: Union Public Service Commission

No of vacancies: 106

Location: All over India

Job Category: Central Government Job

Post Details and No of Vacancies

Name of PostsNo of Vacancies
Geologist, Group A50
Geophysicist, Group A14
Chemist, Group A15
Junior Hydrogeologists, Group A27


Educational Qualification

Name of PostsQualification Details
Geologist, Group ACandidate should have master’s degree in Geological Science or Geology or Applied Geology or Geo-Exploration or Mineral Exploration or Engineering Geology or Marine Geology o r Earth Science and Resource Management or Oceanography and Coastal Areas Studies or Petroleum Geo sciences or Petroleum Exploration or Geochemistry or Geological Technology or Geophysical Technology from any government recognized university
Geophysicist, Group ACandidate should have completed M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics (Geophysics) from government recognized university
Chemist, Group ACandidate should have M. Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry from government recognized university


Age Limit

The candidates should be within the age limit of 21 years to 35 years as on 01.01.2019.

Selection Procedure

The candidates have to attend the written test first and the candidates who passed in written test will asked to attend interview or personality test.

Written Exam

The candidates will be called for written exam in their corresponding exam centers allocated in every state. The candidates should come with their hall ticket which can be printed at time of applying. The questions for exam will be asked from aptitude and other categories. The syllabus and model question papers are available online as everyone can download it. The candidates should attend the exam and should get pass in the exam. After that only, they will be called for interview.

Interview/Personality Test

After completing the written exam, the eligible candidate will attend interview. In interview, the staffs from UPSC board will ask some questions. The candidates should answer the questions and should provide the applications to the staffs. After checking all the details and personality test, the candidates will be selected. The selected candidates will get the call letter from board within one month from exam.



For General and OBC Candidates – Rs.200

For SC/ST/Female/PWD – Nil

Applying Method

  • The candidates should visit official website to apply online.
  • The application form link is provided below, click and start applying.
  • In application form, enter all the details asked.
  • Upload scanned copy of passport size photograph if asked in application form.
  • Then after completing, submit the application and pay the fee online.

Important Dates

Starting Date of Online Application20.03.2019
Last Date of Online Application16.04.2019
Exam Date28.06.2019

Important Links

Online ApplicationClick Here


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