Indian Forest Service (IFS) 2016 UPSC Vacancy details
IFS exam notification for the year 2016 has been published by UPSC. The notification stated around 110 candidates will be recruited for this year. Civil Service Exam notification has also been released by the Commission. To join Indian Forest Service, the candidates have to appear in CSE prelims exam which will be common. Later there will be a main exam to recruit specially IFS cadres. The details about the notification has been given below which has been collected from the official recruitment advertisement.
Details of the post:
Indian Forest Service (IFS).
110 posts (the number of vacancy in IFS is tentative).
Important Dates of Recruitment:
Last date for registration – 27-05-2016.
Educational Qualification Required:
Eligibility for IFS Officer – Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics and Zoology, Agriculture, Forestry or Engineering and other similar.
Before you apply to the post, please check the official website and notification once.
They will be paid as the grade a officers of Central Govt. To know details visit upsc.gov.in.
Lower Limit = 21 Years.
Upper Limit = 32 years.
5 years age relaxation will be provided for SC ST candidates.
Selection Process / Exam Pattern:
Candidates have to appear in Civil Service exam which will be common for civil service and IFS. The exam of UPSC preliminary will hold on 27-08-2016. Those who will clear the prelims exam will have to appear in the main exam. The date for the main exam will be provided on due time. Exam will be conducted on various places across India. Details of exam center has been given on advertisement notification. Download the official add from the link which has been given below.
Number of attempts in the exam has been limited to 6 times for general candidates. No attempt restriction has been given for SC ST applicants. For number of attempts limitation of other backward class candidates please download the official notification.
General Candidates – Rs 100
SC ST & other reserved category and female candidates are exempted to pay any fee.
How to Apply:
Those who are willing to apply for the UPSC IFS exam musty visit the official website which is upsconline.nic.in. Select the desired exam and pay the required fee. Later print the application and keep it for future reference.