Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) invites Online Applications for recruitment examination of Indian Forest Service Exam, 2018 (IFS 2018). The Union Public Service Commission will hold a Screening Test for selection to Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2018 through Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination, 2017 which will be held on 3rd June 2018.
The last date for submission of online applications is 6th March 2018.
EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.07/2017-IFoS
Indian Forest Service Examination (IFS Exam 2018)
21 to 32 Years as on 1st August 2018. i.e. he must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1986 and not later than 1st August, 1997. Age Relaxation as per Govt Rules.
Minimum Educational Qualification: The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subjects namely Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics and Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Forestry or in Engineering of any of Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956, or possess an equivalent qualification.
Plan of Examination: The Indian Forest Service Examination will consist of two successive stages:-
(1) Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination (Objective type) for the selection of candidates for the Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination; and
(2) Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination (Written and Interview) for the selection of candidates for the Indian Forest Service.
Application Fee: For General and OBC Category Candidates applying for Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination are required to pay a fee of ₹ 100/- either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur / State Bank of Hyderabad/ State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/ Master Credit/ Debit card.
No fee for Female/ SC/ ST/ PH candidates.
How to Apply: Eligible Candidates are required to apply Online for Civil Services (Preliminary) Examination which will act as a screening mechanism for selection of candidates for the Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination. The closing date for submission of online applications is 06/03/2018 till 18:00 Hours.