Union Public Service Commission: Application on prescribed format is invited from eligible candidates of UPSC for the Indian Forest Service Exam 2020. Those candidates who wish to apply for the following post and have fulfilled the eligibility criteria given below can take this exam. You can read the complete information below to know more about it.

Post Name – Indian Forest Service Exam 2020

Total Post of No. – 90

Post Date – 12/02/2020


Important Dates
  • Starting Date of Online Application Submission – 12/02/2020
  • Last Date of Online Application Submission – 03/03/2020
  • Last Date for Payment of Fee (Pay-in-Slip) – 02/03/2020
  • Preliminary Exam – 31/05/2020 (Revised to 04/10/2020)
  • Dates for Mains Exam – 28/02/2021
Age Relaxation (01/08/2020)
  • Minimum Age – 21 Year
  • Maximum Age GN/EWS- 32 Years
  • Maximum Age for Others – as per govt.rules
Application Fee
  • Application Fee – Rs.100/-
  • Application Fee for SC/ST and PWD – 0
  • Payment Method – Branch of SBI by Cash/ Net Banking/Credit/ Debit Card

Education Details 

  • 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.

Other Information

How to Apply: 
  1. Candidates are required to apply Online only by using the website http://www.upsconline. nic.in. Brief instructions are for filling up the online Applications Form have been given in Appendix-II(A). Detailed instructions for filling up online applications are available on the above-mentioned website. 
  2. The Commission has introduced the facility of withdrawal of Application for those candidates who do not want to appear for the Examination. In this regard, Instructions are mentioned in Appendix-II(B) of this Examination Notice.
  3. Candidate should have details of one Photo ID Card viz. Aadhaar Card/Voter Card/PAN Card/Passport/Driving Licence/Any other Photo ID Card issued by the State/Central Government. The details of this Photo ID Card will have to be provided by the candidate while filling up the online application form. The candidates will have to upload a scanned copy of the Photo ID whose details have been provided in the online application by him/her. This Photo ID Card will be used for all future referencing and the candidate is advised to carry this Photo ID Card while appearing for Examination/Personality Test.
  4. The Online Applications can be filled up to 03rd March 2020 till 18.00 Hours.
  5. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available in the UPSC website [http://www.upsconline. nic.in.] for downloading by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid active E-Mail I.D. while filling up Online Application Form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them at different stages of the examination process.

Important Links

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