TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) Recruitment 2023 Vacancy 9 Posts

TNPSC ACF Recruitment 2023: Tamil Nadu PSC Assistant Conservator of Forests (ACF) Recruitment 2023 notification has been released now on 13th December 2022. For 9 posts, the ACF vacancy under Tamil Nadu Forest Service will be filled by competitive recruitment examination which will be supervised by Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission.

Also Read – TNPSC ACF Syllabus 2023 {Prelims, Mains} || TNPSC ACF Previous Year Question Paper

TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF) Recruitment 2023

TNPSC ACF Notification 2023 | Summary

Name of the PostAssistant Conservator of Forests (ACF)
Vacancy9 Posts
Advertisement Number36/2023
Recruitment AuthorityTamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)
QualificationB.Sc or B.Tech
Selection ProcessPrelims, Mains, Interview, Medical Test
Mode of Application Form Fill upOnline
Article CategoryRecruitment

Eligible candidates should apply for this Group-I A service. The posts will be filled through the online application process on the official website, or We have given here the vacancy details, age limit, educational qualification, salary scale, general instructions, selection process and an important date for the recruitment of Assistant Conservator of Forests in Tamil Nadu 2023.

TNPSC ACF Vacancy Details 2023:

Post NamePost CodeVacancy
Assistant Conservator of Forests (ACF)1009 9 Posts

Relaxation is applicable for the reserved category candidates.

Educational Qualification Required for TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forests Recruitment 2023

Minimum Educational Qualification for ACF: Bachelor‘s degree in Science or Engineering in any one of the following subjects or its equivalent is required to apply for ACF Posts in Tamil Nadu:

  1. A Bachelor’s Degree in Forestry
  2. A Bachelor’s Degree in Botany
  3. A Bachelor’s Degree in Zoology
  4. A Bachelor’s Degree in Physics
  5. A Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry
  6. A Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics
  7. A Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics
  8. A Bachelor’s Degree in Geology
  9. A Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture
  10. A Bachelor’s Degree in Horticulture
  11. A Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Engineering
  12. A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  13. Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering
  14. A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer/Computer Science Engineering
  15. A Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  16. A Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering
  17. A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  18. A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Applications
  19. A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science
  20. A Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science
  21. A Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Science

Some important points regarding the eligibility criteria:

  1. The qualification or eligibility criteria is various for the recommended post.
  2. The essential educational qualification for Assistant Conservator of Forests post is the candidate has to pass Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent from any Government recognised University.
  3. There some specific subjects in which the candidates have to complete their Bachelor’s Degree.
  4. For mathematics graduate they have to take Physics, Biology, and Chemistry in their H.S.C examination.

TNPSC ACF Recruitment Age Limit:

Minimum Age21 Years
Maximum Age34 Years
Age Limit for SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs and Destitute Widows39 Years

Please note that the age of the candidate should be between the limits. The age limit is decided according to the relaxation.

TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forests Salary in 2023

ACF Salary Scale in Tamil NaduRs. 56,100 – 2,05,700 /-
Pay Level22
Monthly Gross SalaryRs. 75,000 /- (Approx.)

Earlier the pay scale was Rs. 15600-39100/- with Grade Pay – Rs. 5400/- It was a 3A band scale as per old pay commission.


  • The photograph and signature should be in limits.
  • The candidate has to submit genuine documents which are recommended for Assistant Conservator of Forests post.
  • The candidates have to pay the fees through State Bank of India or Indian Bank.

TNPSC ACF Application Fee

Registration Fee Rs. 150/-
Preliminary Exam Rs. 100/-
Mains Written Test Rs. 200/-

There is no application fees for SC, ST candidates. One need to submit the application fee through online mode only.

Selection Process

The selection will be done through the following steps for the Assistant Conservator of Forests Recruitment in Tamil Nadu PSC:

  • Phase I – Preliminary Exam
  • Phase II – Mains Written Test
  • Phase III – Oral Test
  • Phase IV – Medical Test

Preliminary Exam Syllabus:

General Studies175 Questions
Aptitude & Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard)25 Questions
Total200 Questions

Mains Syllabus:

TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forest Recruitment 2023

TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forest Application Form Fill up dates 2023

Date of Notification13/12/2023
Starting Date of form fill up12/01/2023
Application Form editing period17/01/2023 to 19/01/2023
Preliminary Examination Date30/04/2023
Mains Exam DateTo be announced soon

Important Links

For more information regarding the TNPSC Assistant Conservator of Forests Recruitment, visit the links given below –

TNPSC ACF Official Notification 2023Download
Apply OnlineClick Here

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