Geology is the scientific study of earth science.A geologist contributed their part to the Nation through the descriers of new deposits of rocks and minerals of economic value. As we know, minerals are the milestone of modern civilization. Thus the science of geology is a fascinating subject which feels the pulse of the earth. It is a multifaceted field with different areas of specialization such as environmental geology, Geomorphology, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Hydrology, Petrology, Mineralogy & crystallography, Structural geology, Photo geology, Petroleum geology, Economic geology etc….
It is a well established disciplinary branch of science and engineering has a scope in different fields. In civil engineering geology provides necessary information about the site construction of buildings, Dams, reservoirs, tunnel, bridges and high ways. Geological information in most important in planning phase, design phase and construction phase of engineering projects. In mining, geology is useful to know its method of mining of rock and mineral deposits.
A Geologist can join ONGC, GAIL, IOCL and other multinational companies like Sclumberger and RIOTINTO or can join mother of Geological organization. The Geological survey of India (GSI) as a cadre one officer. The Researchers can join CSIR Institution like NGRI (Hyderabad), NIO-Goa , WIHG, BSIP, Atomic Mineral Division (AMD).