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    Complete information regarding GSI exam for Geologist post?

    hello
    sir i wanna know about the GSI exam for geologist

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    Re: Complete information regarding GSI exam for Geologist post?

    Dear Friend

    Union Public service commission conducts the Geologists Exam once every year .GSI stands for the Geological Survey of India.

    The complete information regarding this exam is as below :

    1.Academic qualification:

    >>Master's degree in geology ,applied geology or marine geology from a recognized university .

    >>Final year candidates can also apply for the exam.

    Master's degree in mineral exploration for the different posts in Geological survey of India.

    >>Master 's degree in hydro geology for the different posts in Central Ground Water Board.

    2.Age limit :

    >>The general age limit is 21-32 years .Relaxation in upper age limit for the candidates of obc and sc/st candidates.

    3.Examination pattern:

    General English : 100 marks

    Geology I :200 marks

    Geology II : 200 marks

    Geology III :200 marks

    Hydrogeology : 200 marks .

    Interview for the personality test : 200 marks .

    Note : The notification for the exam is out in the month of June and is conducted in November .

    For any more details ,please click here

    Hope the information helps you .If you have any more query you can leave your query here .

    All the best for your career

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Complete information regarding GSI exam for Geologist post?

    Welcome Guest,

    GSI examination is conducted by Union Public Service Commission for the following Post in central government

    1. Geologist.

    2. Junior Hydrologist.

    3. Assistant Hydrologist.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR GSI EXAMINATION:

    MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:

    (For Geologist Post)

    >> Post Graduation(Master) degree from recognized University in

    1. Geology.

    2. Applied Geology.

    3. Marine Geology.

    4. Mineral Exploration.

    (For Junior Hydrology and Assistant Hydrology Post)

    >> Post Graduation degree form recognized University in the following subjects

    1. Hydrogeology.

    2. Applied Geology.

    AGE LIMIT:

    (For Geologist Post)

    >> Minimum Age- 21 years, Maximum Age- 32 years.

    ( For Junior Hydrologist Post)

    >> Minimum Age- 21 years, Maximum Age- 35 years.

    (For Assistant Hydrologist Post)

    >> Minimum Age- 21 years, Maximum Age- 30 years

    # Age relaxation for OBC candidate is 3 years, SC/ST candidate is 5 years and Physically Disables is 10 years.

    NATIONALITY:

    >> Citizen of India,Subject of Nepal or Bhutan or Tibetan refugee who came India permanently are eligible for GSI.

    PHYSICAL QUALIFICATION:

    >> Applicant have to a physically fit person.

    SELECTION PROCESS IN GSI:

    -> Written Test. It consists of total 900 Marks

    -> Interview. It consists of Total 200 Marks.

    APPLICATION PROCESS:

    Unlike other UPSC exams Application process for GSI is Online too.

    Candidate have to visit the website below in order to apply for GSI

    www.upsconline.nic.in

    GSI 2014 DATES:

    -> Date of Notification of Exam- 15/2/2014

    -> Last Date of Submission of Application form- 17/3/2014

    -> Written Test- 24/5/2014

    Wish you all the best

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