Also known as Geoscience or earth science, Geology is an applied science dealing with the study of the origin, dynamics, evolution and physical history of the earth. It involves studying the materials that make up the earth, the features and structures found on Earth as well as the processes that act upon them. Geology also deals with the study of the history of all life that’s ever lived on or is living on the earth now. Studying how life and our planet have changed over time is an important part of geology.
What can I do (Roles Available) ?
Onshore Well-Site Geologist
Where can I work?
Geological Survey of India, Central Ground Water Board, Atomic Minerals Directorate, ONGC, NALCO, Coal India Ltd., Steel Authority of India Ltd., National Mineral Development Corporation
Oil India Limited (OIL)
Hindustan Zinc Limited
Cairn Energy India
Chance to explore and travel to new places
Stimulating work environment
Limited career opportunities
Strenuous field work
Key Skills Required
Excellent research skills
What Should I study ?
Class XII in Science Stream - B.Sc. Geology - M.Sc.Geology/ Applied Geology - Ph. D for 2-3 years
Class XII in Science Stream - B.Sc. Geology - M.Tech Geophysics - Ph. D for 2-3 years
Class XII in Science Stream - Integrated graduation and post-graduation M.Sc. Geophysics/ Applied Geology/ M.Tech. Geology - Ph. D for 2-3 years