Candidates can get Best GE Geologists Examination Books 2018 also a Top List of Main Study Materials for 2017-2018 Geologists exam in India.
- Handbook of Engineering Geology For Geologists and Civil Engineering Professionals
by Pandey, Vinay Kumar , Mishra, Ajai
- The Map That Changed the World: William Smith and the Birth of Modern Geology
by Simon Winchester and Soun Vannithone
- Geology for Beginners: Beginners Guide To Geology, Rocks, Volcanoes, Atoms, Earthquakes, Natural World, Geological Book:…
by Neil Britt
- Journey of a Geologist in Tata Steel
by Arvind K Prasad
- Costa Blanca, Spain: Geologist’s Book (Geologists’ Association Guides)
by F. Moseley and C. J. Lister
- Fundamentals of Engineering Geology
by F. G. Bell
- Stereographic Projection Techniques for Geologists and Civil Engineers
by Richard J. Lisle and Peter R. Leyshon
- Signal Processing for Geologists and Geophysicists (Institut Francais Du Petrole Publications)
by Jean-Luc Mari and Francois Glangeaud
GE Eligibility Criteria
- There are standards which UPSC has decided for candidates for the posts of Geologists and Geo-scientists. UPSC notifies in detail every year in first week of February about the number of vacancies and the eligibility criteria and other various aspects of the examination.
The criteria determined by UPSC for Geologist & Geo-Scientist Exam are as follows-
- Citizen of India, or
- a subject of Nepal, or
- a subject of Bhutan, or
- a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
- a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka or East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or from Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
Note: A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary, may be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him/her by the Government of India.
- Candidates’ age must be between 21 years and 32 years for Geologist, Geophysicist & Chemist posts.
- Candidates’ age must be between 21 years and 35 years for Jr. Hydro Geologist posts.
- A maximum of up to 5 years of age relaxation will be given in case of SC/ST candidates.
- There will be an age relaxation of maximum of up to three years in case of the candidates belonging to OBC class
- An additional age relaxation will be of 5 years for those applicants who had ordinarily been domiciled in the Kashmir Division in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989.
- There will be an age relaxation of maximum of up to3 years for Defence Services personnel (disabled in operations during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof).
- Maximum of up to 5 years will be provided as age relaxation in case of ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs.
- In the case of blind, deaf-mute and Orthopaedically handicapped persons, the relaxation the age will be of maximum up to 10 years.
- For Geologists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India
Masters Degree in Geological Science or 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 Petroleum Exploration or Geochemistry or Geological Technology from a university incorporated by an Act of the central or State Legislature in India or an Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 (3 of 1956).
- For Geophysicists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India
M.Sc. in Physics or Applied Physics or M.Sc. (Geophysics) or Integrated M.Sc. (Exploration Geophysics) or Master of Science (Applied Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Marine Geophysics) or M.Sc. (Tech.) (Applied Geophysics) from a University incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature in India or other educational institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed universities under the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.
- For Chemists Grade ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India
Master of Science (M.SC.) in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry from a University incorporated by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature or other educational Institutes established by an Act of the Parliament or declared to be deemed Universities under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 i.e. recognized University.
- For Junior Hydro-Geologists (Scientist-B) Group ‘A’ in Central Ground Water Board
Masters Degree in Geology or Applied Geology or marine Geology from a from a university incorporated by an Act of the central or State Legislature in India or an Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed university under section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or Masters Degree in Hydrogeology from a recognized university.
- Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to Combined Geo-Scientist & Geologist Examination as per the regulations specified in the examination notification.