Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2020 – Apply 102 Posts @ #UPSC

Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2020: Union Public Service Commission has released a notification for the recruitment of 102 Posts for selection to the Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination, 2020. Interested and Eligible candidates who are looking for a career in Central Govt, should apply for these posts. Check more details like qualification, age limit, how to apply, selection process, exam date check below.

Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2020 Vacancy Details

Organization Name Union Public Service Commission
Job Category Central Govt
Name of the Exam CGS & and Geologist Prelims Exam
Total No.of Posts 102
Job Location India
Notification No 02/2020-GEOL

Posts Details for UPSC CGS & Geologist Examination 2020

  • Category-I: (Posts in the Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines).
    (i) Geologist, Group A: 79
    (ii) Geophysicist, Group A: 05
    (iii) Chemist. Group A: 15
  • Category-II: (Posts in the Central Ground Water Board, Ministry of Water
    (i) Junior Hydrogeologists (Scientist B), Group A: 03

Age Limit – UPSC CGS Exam 2020

Candidates age should be a minimum of 21 years and a maximum of 35 years as on 01.01.2020.

Educational Qualification

Candidate should have passed the Master’s degree/ M.Sc in a relevant discipline.

Selection Procedure – Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2020

The selection process is on the basis of

  1. Preliminary Examination (Computer Based Test), Main Examination.
  2. Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination (Descriptive Type)
  3. Personality Test/Interview


  • Gen/OBC: ₹ 200
  • SC/ST: No Fee

How to Apply for Combined Geo-Scientist and Geologist Exam 2020

Eligible and Interested candidates can apply through the official website of UPSC

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on Notifications
  • Read the official notification
  • If Eligible, Click on Apply Online link –
  • Fill the Application form and Submit
  • Take a printout for feature reference

Important Dates

Starting Date to Apply 25 Sep 2019
Last Date to Apply 15 Oct 2019
Withdraw Online Application 22 Oct 2019 to 28 Oct 2019
Preliminary Exam 19 Jan 2020
Main Exam Dates 27th & 28th June 2020

Important Links

Official Notification Click Here
Apply Online Click Here

Imp Note: Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.

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