UPSC-IFS Exam Notification 2017

The Union Public Service commission had invited online application for the  Indian Forest Service Examination 2017.The examination will be conducted in two phases. There will be a screening test which is through Civil Services Preliminary examination 2017 and the second phase will be main examination ie,The Indian Forest Service Examination.
The Civil Service preliminary examination will be conducted on 18th June 2017.
Important Dates For IFS 2017 Examination and Application

Date of issue of notification and application form-22/2/2017
Last date for submitting application form -17/3/2017
Date of Preliminary Examination-17/6/2017
Date of Main Examination -3/12/2017
Age and Educational Qualification 
Age: Between 21 and 32 years. 5 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates and 3 year relaxion for OBC candidates
Educational Qualification:
Should be a graduate in any of the following subjects-Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geology, Physics, Zoology or Statistics
A graduate in any of the following namely Agriculture, Agriculture Engineering, Forestry obtained from a recognised university.

No Of Vacancies:110

Pattern Of Examination
There will be 6 papers which should be answered in English only.
Paper I General English – 300 Marks
Paper II General Knowledge -300 Marks
Paper III,IV,V & VII Applicants can select two optional subjects from the given subjects.

Successful candidates will be called for personal interview which will be conducted in 300 marks.

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