Application Procedure

An application for the European Geologist (EurGeol) title must be submitted through one of the EFG’s Licensed Bodies which are authorised to award the title. These Licensed Bodies are the:

  • Institute of Geologists of Ireland (IGI) |

  • Italian National Council of Geologists (CNG) |

  • Geological Society of London (GSL) |

  • Spanish Association of Professional Geologists (ICOG) |

  • Swiss Association of Geologists (CHGEOL) |

  • International Licensed Body (ILB)

More information: EFG Regulation “E2 Procedure for award of title of European Geologist



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The ILB is operated by EFG for applicants who are not members of one of the above mentioned National Licensed Bodies. The applications to the ILB need to be presented by a National Vetting Committee (NVC).

List of NVCs:

  • Belgium/Luxembourg: UBLG |
  • Czech Republic: CALG |
  • Finland: YKL |
  • France: GSF |
  • Germany: BDG |
  • Hungary: MFT |
  • The Netherlands: KNGMG |
  • Poland: Polish Association of Mineral Asset Valuators |
  • Portugal: APG |
  • Russia: NAEN |
  • Serbia: SGS |
  • Slovenia: SGS |
  • Sweden: NA |
  • Ukraine: UAG |

Fees


The application fee amounts to 62€ (30€ administrative charge + 32€ first annual subscription). For geologists applying via the NLBs details will be given upon submission of the application files to the respective LB.

For applications via the ILB, the EFG Office will issue an invoice to the applicant. Once the payment has been settled, the ILB will process the application.
Elections are confirmed as soon as your application has been approved by the ILB and the reception of the fee is acknowledged by the EFG Office, after which title certificates are issued and your name appears on the EurGeol register published on this web site.


Application Documents





Contacts



Belgium/Luxembourg
UBLG - NVC



Czech Republic
CAEG - NVC



Finland
YKL - NVC



France
UFG - NVC



Germany
BDG - NVC



Hungary
MFT - NVC



Italy
CNG - NLB



Ireland
IGI - NLB



Netherlands
KNGMG - NVC



Portugal
APG - NVC



Russia
NAEN - NVC



Serbia
SGS - NVC



Slovenia
SGS - NVC



Spain
ICOG - NLB



Sweden
NA - NVC



Switzerland
CHGEOL - NLB



Ukraine
UAG - NVC



United Kingdom
GSL - NLB