Indian Geologists Service (IGS) Educational Qualifications
The Candidates who are appearing in the requisite qualification can apply for the examination, However they need to submit proof of passing with the help of a well described form of application.
A Master's degree in Geology, Applied Geology or Marine Geology from a well recognized university; or
A Diploma of Associateship in Applied Geology of Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad; or
A Master's degree in Mineral exploration from a well recognized university (for posts in GSI); or
A Master's degree in Hydrogeology from a well recgonized university (for posts in CGWB).