Post Graduate Courses in Geology


The scope in the field of geology is large. The most important function of the geologists is to evaluate the natural disasters and its effects on our environment, explore under-water resources, oil and natural gas and minerals. Geologist are the people who assess whether the conditions in particular areas are suitable and find out suitable regions for laying railway lines, construction of roads, bridges, and buildings.

List of PG course in Geology

  • M.Phil
  • PhD programmes
  • M.Sc. Applied Geology
  • M.Sc. Applied Geology (Tech. )
  • M.Sc. Geology
  • M.Sc. Geology (Hons)
  • M.Sc. Geology (Tech)
  • M.Sc. Geology and Applied Chemistry
  • M.Sc. Marine Geology
  • M.Sc. Petroleum Geology
  • M.Sc. Petroleum Geosciences
  • M.Tech. Applied Geology
  • M.Tech. Geo-exploration
  • M.Tech. Petroleum Geo-science

Career Options

A career in Geology is a thrilling and attractive option as there is surfeit of job opportunities in Geology all over India. A geologist can find jobs in areas on a wide range of earth-related issues, like etc. By studying geology a student can work as a Geologist, Meteorologists, Geographers or Oceanographers. The person having degree in Geology can opt a career in Petrology (study of rocks), resource management, environmental protection, mineral and oil exploration Paleontology, Geophysics, Research and Field Study.

Oil and Natural Gas Commission, Geological Survey of India, various private companies doing excavation works, drilling, piling, etc. need geologists. There are teaching and research institutions which are in need of geology experts. Some geologists are even associated with government departments so as to protect earth from deadly gases and waste materials. So students will have a great future and they can make a career in these fields.


In the Government sector often a decent remuneration is provided to a Geologist. There are many Public sector organizations such as ONGC, HPCL and IOC which offer excellent perks as well as first-rate working conditions to Geologists. Salaries in private sectors are often very extravagant corresponding with qualifications and experience. A fresher in this area can expect to start with a salary between 15000/- to 25000/- per month which will with right experience and talent.



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17 Responses to “Post Graduate Courses in Geology”

  1. 17
    sudhir kumar:

    sir,l am bsc maths(honours) ,l want to do msc geology in distance mode is it possible for me,my other two subjects at bsc are physics and chemistry,so please suggest me the name of such type of universities which is applicable for me

  2. 16

    I want to further my studies in india through a post graduate course in Geology. I will love to be inform when the form is out this year or early nextt year and you can get me through my mail and i will be so pleased. THANKS

  3. 15
    Ramadhani Singano:

    May you please send to me the application form so that I can apply for M.Sc in Petroleum Geo-science?

  4. 14

    Sir, i am doing my graduation in geography with geology as complementary subject.Am i eligible for geology after my graduation in any recognised university??? Kindly reply as soon as possible.

  5. 13

    For doing in m.s petroleum geology……..wht sub combination we required

  6. 12
    janardhana gowda:

    I want information to the diploma or certificate courses for geologist in water recourses. because I want become a geologist…. please pls pls pls ans to me pls pls pls .

  7. 11
    janardhana gowda:

    Dear Sir., I am a Law Graduate in BAL LLB so I can apply to the Post graduate diploma in ground watter geology ? please inform me urgent sir, pls pls pls,. Thanku….!

  8. 10
    Anchal Rai:

    i would like to have a list of top 50 colleges offering masters in geology in the world(with their respective courses offered)…
    hope you ll help….

  9. 9
    vinod singh:

    dear sir
    Hi im looking for a university in India to complete my M.Sc. in Geology. I have been having difficulty in searching for schools so your help will be appreciated.

    note sir i am working as an assistant geoloist before 3year in hydro power project(tunneling job).
    so i want complit my Geology or any post Graduate couses in Geology in india.

  10. 8

    Hi im looking for a university in India to complete my M.Sc. in Marine Geology. I have been having difficulty in searching for schools so your help will be appreciated.


  11. 7
    hemangini pandya:


  12. 6
    prajakta jage:

    what is the eligiblity for geology? and pls give the names of the colleges in maharashtra.

  13. 5
    Prayas bhawsar:

    I’m working as a geologist for geotech investigation. Now I want to MBA . Which will be best college for me ?

  14. 4
    avinash humbare:

    how many institution ,colleges in india are having geology subjects also i want to know about institution like GSI,ONGC RELATED TO GEOLOGY ARE THERE IN INDIA ?

  15. 3

    can i do mba in petroleum after msc geolology. I am a science(bio) student. And i have completed msc in geology. What can i do?

  16. 2
    dinesh kumar:

    i am want to know , what is the procedure of admission in Msc(applied geology) in ism dhanbad

  17. 1
    Nehal Shah:

    Dear Sir,
    i did HSC in commerce background i am mBA now but wnated to study geology. do i need to again study hsc in english