GEO-CHEMIST Examination 2021. UPSC exam for the post of Geo-Chemist. Check out complete details such as examination details, eligibility, syllabus, examination dates, exam centres etc. below here.
1. CANDIDATES TO ENSURE THEIR ELIGIBILITIY FOR THE EXAMINATION:
All candidates (male/female/transgender) are requested to carefully read the Rules of Combined Geo-Scientist Examination notified by the Government (Ministry of Mines) and the Notice of Examination derived from these Rules. Candidates applying for the Examination should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the stages of the Examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions. Mere issue of Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his/her candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission. Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up only after the candidate has qualified for Interview /Personality Test.
2. HOW TO APPLY:
Candidates are required to apply online only by using the website
https://upsconline.nic.in. Brief instructions for filling up the online Application Form have been given in Appendix-II. Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.
Candidate should have details of one Photo ID Card viz. Aadhaar Card/Voter Card/PAN Card/Passport/Driving Licence /Any other Photo ID Card issued by the State/Central Government. The details of this Photo ID Card will have to be provided by the candidate while filling up the online application form. The candidates will have to upload a scanned copy of the Photo ID whose details have
been provided in the online application by him/her. This Photo ID Card will be used for all future referencing and the candidate is advised to carry this Photo ID Card while appearing for Examination
The facility of withdrawal of Application is available for those candidates who do not want to appear for the Examination. In this regard, instructions are mentioned in Appendix-II (B) of this Examination Notice.
3. LAST DATE OF SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
(I)The Online Applications can be filled up to 27th October, 2020 till 18.00 Hours.
(II)The online Applications can be withdrawn from 04.11.2020 to 10.11.2020 till 18.00 Hours.
4. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the Examination. The e-Admission Certificate will be made available in the UPSC
website [https://upsconline.nic.in] for downloading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent
by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid active E-Mail I.D. while filling up Online Application Form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them at different stages of examination process.
5. PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS (in Objective Type Papers):
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
6. SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:
Candidates are advised to read carefully “Special Instructions to the candidates for Objective Type Test and Conventional Type Test” (Appendix III – Part A and Part B). The Preliminary Examination for Combined Geo-Scientist Examination for two Objective Type papers will be conducted in Computer Based Mode. A demo module for Computer Based Mode of this Examination will be available on UPSC website https://upsc.gov.in at the time of launching of e-Admit Card.
The Centres and the dates of holding the Examination as mentioned above are liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission. Applicants should note that there will be a ceiling on the number of candidates allotted to each of the Centre, except Delhi, Dispur, Kolkata and Ahmedabad. Allotment of Centres will be on the “first-apply-first-allot” basis, and once the capacity of a particular Centre is attained, the same will be frozen. Applicants, who cannot get a Centre of their choice due to ceiling, will be required to choose a Centre
from the remaining ones. Applicants are, thus, advised that they may apply early so that they could get a Centre of their choice.
NB: Not with standing the aforesaid provision, Commission reserves the right to change the Centres at their discretion if the situation demands. Candidates admitted to the Examination will be informed of the time table and place or p laces of Examination.Candidates should note that no request for change of centre will be granted. All the Examination Centres for the Examination will cater to the examination for Persons with
Benchmark Disabilities also.
PLAN OF EXAMINATION:
The Combined Geo-Scientist Examination will consist of three successive stages (vide Appendix I Section-I below):-
Stage-I : Computer Based Combined Geo-Scientist (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type) having two papers for selection of the candidates for the Combined Geo-Scientist (Main)
Examination. Marks secured in the Preliminary Examination will be counted for deciding the final merit;
Stage-II : Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination (Descriptive Type) having three papers for selection of candidates for the Personality Test (Stage-III). Marks secured in the Main Examination will be counted for deciding the final merit; and
Stage-III: Personality Test/Interview
Applications are now invited for the Computer Based Preliminary Examination only. Candidates who
will be declared by the Commission to have qualified in the Computer Based Preliminary Examination will be allowed to take the Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination. The Main
Examination will be held on 17th & 18th July, 2021. The Main Examination will be held on the following Centres.
(iii) Minimum Educational Qualification
(i) For Chemist Gr ‘A’ in Geological Survey of India and Scientist ‘B’ (Chemical) Group ‘A’ in C.G.W.B. 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.
LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
The Online Applications can be filled upto 27th October, 2020 till 18:00 Hrs.
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