Geologist

Syllabus and exam topics

The Register kept by the Italian Order of Geologists provides for enrolment in one of two sections:

  • Section A - Professional qualification Geologist
  • Section B - Professional qualification Junior Geologist

Schedule and procedures for Geologist State Board Exams

The State Board Exams to qualify for the profession of GEOLOGIST, for the 2nd session of the year 2020, will be held on 16 November 2020, and will consist of a remote oral exam, in compliance with Ministerial Decree no. 661 of 24 September 2020, using the Microsoft Teams   videoconferencing platform.

Candidates are invited to connect for a platform test run through the public channel, as indicated above, at 12 pm on 13 November 2020.

Registering for the exam

2nd session 2020

Registrations for the Geologist State Board Exam will be open from 16 September 2020 to 16 October 2020.

The State Board Exams to qualify for the Geologist and Junior Geologist professions will begin on 16 November 2020, and on 23 November 2020, respectively. They will consist of a remote oral exam, in compliance with Ministerial Decree no. 661 of 24 September 2020.

The procedures and deadlines for registering to the State exam are set out in the Bando di ammissione.

Candidates shall apply online through the service Domanda di ammissione Esame di Stato.

Fees and payments

State exam fees must be paid through PagoPA, the Public Administration payment service, by accessing the Servizio Gestione Pagamenti > Contributi per prestazioni d'Ufficio:

  • € 49.58 – Agenzia delle Entrate (Inland Revenue) - STATE EXAM FEE - 
  • € 400.00 - University of Milan - STATE EXAM REGISTRATION FEE

Documents to be submitted

To complete the online application for the State exam, upload a copy of:

  • receipt of the PagoPA payment of € 49.58 - STATE EXAM FEE;
  • receipt of the PagoPA payment of € 400.00 - STATE EXAM REGISTRATION FEE;
  • for graduates from campuses other than the University of Milan: self-certification of graduation;
  • for candidates who will obtain their degree after the application deadline (however, within the exam date): statement of graduation application.
Absent candidates

Candidates who have enrolled for the first exam session but are absent on exam day may submit a new application for the second session by the stated deadline. Any documentation previously submitted and any payments already made will be valid for the new application (with the exception of any balances still owing).

Examining Committee, calendars and results
Examining Committee

Chairman: Prof. Giovanni Pietro BERETTA 

Prof. Riccardo BERSEZIO

Dott.ssa Cristina IARABEK

Dott. Andrea PICCIN

Dott. Gianbattista DEL PERO

Alternate members: Prof.ssa Maria Rose PETRIZZO, Dott. Vincenzo GIOVINE.

Schedule and procedures for Geologist State Board Exams

The State Board Exams to qualify for the profession of GEOLOGIST, for the 1st session of the year 2020, will be held on 16 July 2020, and will consist of a remote oral exam, in compliance with Ministerial Decree no. 57 of 29 April 2020, using the Microsoft Teams videoconferencing platform.

The schedule and procedures are described in the attached notice - Avviso Esame di Stato Geologo.

Examining Committee

Chairman: Prof. Giovanni BERETTA

Prof. Riccardo BERSEZIO

Dr. Cristina IARABEK

Dr. Andrea PICCIN

Dr. Gianbattista DEL PERO

Alternates: Prof. Maria Rose PETRIZZO, Dr. Vincenzo GIOVINE