Indian Forest Department Recruitment 2021: Grab this excellent opportunity… Union Public Service Commission will soon disclose a notification of the Indian Forest Department Recruitment 2021 to fill the vacant posts. Those fighting for jobs, who consider themselves suitable for the vacant positions, can apply by filling the form

The Indian Forest Department Recruitment 2021 advertisement will be broadcast by the Union Public Service Commission. UPSC will conduct IFS (Indian Forest Service) for those who are planning to make a career in government department.

Dear viewers IFS Indian Forest Service The examination will be conducted in the month of May (prelims) and the main examination will be held in the month of November (Mains). To get selected, you are advised to clear the prelims round of CSE (Civil Services) first.

Indian Forest Department Recruitment 2021 Exam Summary

Name of Examination

Indian Forest Service (IFS)

Body operation

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Type of exam

National Level Recruitment Examination

Exam mode

Pen and paper (offline)

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Complete process to fill Indian Forest Department Recruitment 2021 application form

  • The application form will be released in the second week of February 2021 and you can register by the first week of March 2021.
  • Indian Forest Department registration can be done through online mode only through official site
  • While filling the form, ensure that you have a valid photo ID proof.
  • Submit the form and take a print out of the Indian Forest Service form

Estimated application fee:

  • The application fee, which should be paid by the general and OBC category, will amount to 100.
  • ST / SC / Females / PWD is not required to pay the fee.

Payment Type:

  • Fees can be paid online (net banking / debit card / credit card).
  • Fee can be paid through offline mode through challan and demand draft.

IFS Eligibility Criteria 2021

the nationality

Job hunters should be an Indian citizen or the subject of Bhutan / Nepal or Tibetan refugees who have migrated to India before 1 January 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement in India.

Age Criteria:

  • Minimum age should be 21 years
  • The upper age limit should be below 32 years.
  • Students should not have been born before 2 August 1988 nor after 1 August 1999.
  • ST / SC will get 5 years relaxation in age.
  • OBC candidates will be given 3 years relaxation.

Indian Foreign Service educational qualification:

Bachelor’s degree / Master’s degree from a recognized university

Physical standard

The applicant should be physically fit as per the physical standards mentioned for admission to the Indian Forest Service Examination.

IFS Exam Pattern

To pass the IFS examination, the preliminary examination of the Civil Services Examination.

After clearing the prelims, qualify the main exam

For Preliminary Examination:

  • Exam Mode: The exam will be conducted in offline (pen and paper mode).
  • Paper Language: The paper will be in English and Hindi.
  • Type of questions: In the exam, the questions asked will be multiple choice type questions.
  • Question Paper: There will be 2 papers – General Aptitude Test and Civil Services Aptitude Test.
  • Marks: Each paper will be of 200 marks.
  • Time duration: 2 hours for each paper.

For Examination:

  • Type of exam: Mains paper will be in the written examination.
  • No papers: There will be a total of 6 papers in the written examination.
  • Marks: Marks of papers 1 and 2 will be of 300 marks and the remaining 4 papers will be of 200 marks.
  • Language medium: The paper will be in English language only.

UPSC IFS 2021 Selection Process

To be selected in IFS 2021, pass the steps below:

  • preliminary examination
  • Men’s
  • Personality test or interview

IFS 2021 Admit Card

Applicants can download the admit card of Indian Forest Department through online mode. Hall tickets will be available from the 3rd week of May 2021. To download the hall ticket, enter the correct registration number of their login credentials such as date of birth. Admit card is an essential document that students will have to carry along with a valid ID proof.

UPSC IFS 2021 Exam Dates



Start date for filling Indian Forest Department recruitment application form

Second week of February 2021

Last date to fill Indian Forest Department recruitment form

First week of March 2021

Downloading Indian Forest Recruitment Admit Card

Third week of may

IFS Preliminary Exam Date

Last week of may 2021

IFS Exam Date

Third week of November 2021

IFS result

To be notified later

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