UPSC Geologist Scientist B Admit Card 2023 Exam Date for 285 Posts

UPSC Geologist Scientist B Admit Card 2022 – 2023 Exam Date : Union Public Service Commission is going to conduct a Combined Geo Scientist Exam 2023 for recruitment of 285 Posts of Geologist, Geophysicist, Chemist (Group A) in Geological Survey of India (GSI) and Scientist B Vacancy in Central Ground Water Board. For this purpose, UPSC has issued a Notification on 21 September 2022 for Combined Geo Scientist Preliminary Examination 2023. Further its invites online application from eligible candidates during on 21 September to 11 October 2022.

Now The UPSC will conduct a preliminary written examination for Geologist, Geophysicist, Chemist and Scientist B Posts on 19 February 2023. Admit Card to release soon. Aspirants can download the admit card for UPSC Geologist and Scientist B Exam 2022 in the official website i.e. and from this page also.

UPSC Geo Scientist Recruitment 2023 Information

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Posts Name and Vacancy

Posts in the Geological Survey of India, Ministry of Mines :

  • Geologist, Group A : 216 Posts
  • Geophysicist, Group A : 21 Posts
  • Chemist, Group A : 19 Posts

Posts in the Central Ground Water Board, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation :

  • Scientist B (Hydrogeology), Group A :  26 Posts
  • Chemical – Scientist B  Group A : 01 Post
  • Scientist B (Geophysics) : 02 Posts


Pay Scale will be as per rules of Central Government.

Educational Qualification

Geologist Group A : 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.

Geophysicist Group A : 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).

Chemist Group A : M. Sc. in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry.

Scientist B (Hydrogeology) : Master’s degree in Geology or applied Geology or Marine Geology or Hydrogeology.

The full details of educational qualification, refer to below given official advertisement.

Age Limit

Between 21 to 32 years as on 1st January 2023

Upper age relaxation to the SC, ST, OBC & PH candidates will be given as per the instructions issued by Government.

Selection Process

Merit List for Selection will be prepared on the basis of following stage of recruitment.

  • Preliminary Examination (Screening Test)
  • Mains Written Examination
  • Personality Test/Interview

Procedure to Apply

Application Form will be accepted online mode only. So eligible candidates can apply online for this recruitment through the official website – on or before the closing date.

Instructing regarding submission of application form and payment of fee mentioned in below given detailed advertisement.

Application Fee

  • General/ OBC/ EBC Candidates : Rs. 200/-
  • SC/ ST Category and PwBD Candidates : Nil
  • All Female Candidates : Nil

Recruitment Schedule or Exam Date

  • Notification Date : 21th September 2022
  • Starting Date of Online Form : 21st September 2022
  • Last Date for Apply Online : 11th October 2022
  • Prelims Exam date : 19th February 2023
  • Mains Exam Date : 24th and 25th June 2023

Direct Links

Notification and Application Form

Admit Card

Stay here to download the Admit Card for UPSC Geo Scientist (Geologist Scientist B) 2023 Prelims Exam and Mains Exam 2022. We update here a direct link to download admit card after release of officially.

Result and Answer Key

Result of Preliminary Exam, Short List for Mains Exam, Interview and Final Merit List to be available here, As soon as the Officials declare the results for each stage.

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