UPSC recruitment 2018: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared a notification regarding recruitment for posts of Administrative Officer in Geological Survey of India. Candidates can visit the official website  to apply for the posts.

The total number of posts available is 16. Candidates should note that UPSC has decided to conduct a Computer Based Recruitment Test on September 23 to select the candidates.

Important information:

• The time duration of the exam will be of 2 hours with every question carrying equal marks.

• The test will have objective type questions with equal marks.

• The question paper will be divided into 2 parts with Part A set in English and Part B set in English and Hindi.

• Every wrong answer will carry a penalty of one-third of marks of that question.
• The test will be a total of 300 marks.

• The reporting time of the candidates at the examination centre is 12:30 pm.

• The test will be conducted on September 23, 2018, from 2 pm to 4 pm. Details of the examination:

PART A: General English

The first part aims to test the understanding of English language and vocabulary of the candidate.

PART B: General Ability

The second part aims to test the candidate’s general awareness about the following topics:

• Personnel Management and Industrial Relations

• Indian Union and International Affairs including Current Affairs

• General Science

• Computer Awareness & Basic knowledge of office automation software such as WORD/EXCEL

• General Mental Ability

• Office Management and Procedure

The candidates can view the official notification here-