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Indian Forest Service Examination, conducted by the UPSC 2016

 

Eligibility for the test: 


IFS 2016  Bachelor’s degree of a recognized university 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
 

IFS 2016  A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years.

 

More about the exam:

 

IFS paper contains 6 sections in all having 1400 marks. The distribution of marks is given as below:


Paper I - General English: 300 Marks
Paper II - General Knowledge: 300 Marks
Paper III, IV, V & VI - Any two subjects to be selected from the list of optional subjects set out below. Each subject will have two papers. 200 Marks for each paper 

 

Medium of instruction: English 
Scoring scheme: all papers taken together consist of 1400 marks. 
Venue of the exam:  centers across India 

 

Calendar of important dates for the IFS 2016 (Preliminary and Mains)

 

Notification of the exam 23/04/2016
Last date for sending completed application forms 20/6/2016
Date of the examination (Preliminary) 07/08/2016
Mains 12/11/2016
Duration of the exam 1 day

 

Postal address:


Secretary, Union Public Service Commission, 
Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069
www.upsc.gov.in 

 

Anuradha Prabhudesai 
Disha Counseling Center