Geology is an Earth science concerned with the solid earth, the rock of which it is composed and the processes by which they change over time. Geology can refer to the study of the solid features of any planet or natural satellite(Such as Mars or the Moon).
Geology describes the structure of the earth beneath its surface, and the processes that have shaped structure. An important of geology is the study of how earth’s materials, structures processes and organisms have changed overtime.
Variety of companies offer job to geologist like oil and natural gas corporation (ONGC), Geological survey of India (GSI), CPWD, TWAD, PWD, DGM, and many private and government organizations with interests in Natural Resource Exploitation.
The research degrees provide a higher level of training often in a geology specially areas such as paleontology mineralogy hydrology or volcano logy. Employment opportunities for geologists very good.
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A pass in Plus Two / Equivalent examination with any two of the following subjects .
B.Sc.Geology + Advanced diploma in
- Geographic Information System (GIS)
- Geo Satellite Communication
There is a museum in the department that keeps specimens of rocks, minerals, fossils, ores, crystals and other geological materials and satellite images.
Field camp is a tradition in the education of a geologist. It is an intensive outdoor course that applies class room and laboratory training to solving geological problems in the field. Most geology field courses teach students to read geologic maps and use them in the field to solve geologic problems.