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Uttarakhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC), Haridwar, invites application from eligible candidates for the post of Forest Ranger through Forest Ranger Examination 2012.

Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies for UKPSC Forest Rangers Examination 2012

Forest Ranger: 60 vacancies

Important Dates for UKPSC Forest Rangers Examination 2012

Last date for sending application: 3 April 2012 up to 6 pm

Eligibility Criteria for UKPSC Forest Rangers Examination 2012

Educational Qualification: Candidates should be graduate with at least one of the subject of Agriculture, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, and disciplines of Engineering (Agriculture/ Civil/ Mechanical/ Electrical/ Chemical/ Electronics/ Computer), Environmental Sciences, Forestry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics or statistics.

Age Limit (as on 1 July 2012): Minimum 21 years; Maximum 35 years

Pay Scale: Rs 9300- 34800 + Grade Pay Rs 4800

Selection Procedure for for UKPSC Forest Rangers Examination 2012

Candidates will be selected on the basis of the following Examination

  • Preliminary Examination (FRE 2012): The Preliminary Examination will be of objective type and will consist of two papers namely General Studies and General Aptitude Test of 150 marks which needs to be completed in 2 hours duration
  • Main Examination: The main examination (written) will consist of four paper as mentioned below

    a)   Paper I: General Knowledge (100 marks paper of 3 hrs duration)

    b)   Paper II: General English (100 marks paper of 3 hrs duration) will consist questions on Essay, Precis writing, Letter writing, Usages, Vocabulary and Application of Grammar

    c)   Paper III: General Hindi (100 marks paper of 3 hrs duration)

    d)  Paper IV: 2 optional papers carrying 200 marks each (Agriculture, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Applications/Computer Science, Agriculture Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Environmental Science, Forestry, Horticulture, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Veterinary Science, Zoology) Note: Each question paper shall have two parts containing four questions in each part
  • Interview (75 marks): Candidates will be finally selected on the basis of interview

How to Apply for UKPSC Forest Rangers Examination 2012: Duly filled in application forms in the prescribed format (given in official advertisement) and complete in all respects and must be sent either by registered post/ Speed Post/ or personally by hand to "The Secretary, Uttarakhand Public Service Commission, Gurukul Kangri, Haridwar-249404".

Application Fee: OMR Application forms can be obtained by paying application fees of Rs 220 for General and OBC category candidates and Rs 130 for SC/ ST/ PWD candidates of Uttarakhand.

Candidates need to purchase OMR Application Form with the previously mentioned amount from the select Post Offices/ Sub Offices in the districts of Uttarkhand.

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By:megha | On:11-FEB-2014 13:40:49

sir how can i get previousexam question papers for post of ranger

By:G P Uniyal | On:13-JAN-2013 19:10:08

Sir I am graduate with Zoology, batany and Chemistry have paased 1984 from SRT Tehri, now serving in Indian Army ( Military Engg Services) will be retiring Oct 14, I am willing for the post of Forest Ranger , pl guide me for the applying of the post, If age relaxation for Ex Army person is considerable, pl advise me.

By:Pravesh | On:13-DEC-2012 19:47:53

Sir please provide me with solved and unsolved question bank for the post of rangers in Hindi and English. or send me the details from where I can get the required question bank.

By:G P Uniyal | On:12-JUL-2012 13:11:35

Sir, pl send me guide line for recruitment of Army person( Ex or serving) for the post of Ranger in UKFS. I am B Sc ( ZBC,1984) pass with IInd Div from HNBU, I am willing for the same post. Pl advise me in full detail.

By:satyendra kumar | On:19-JUN-2012 00:03:39

hello sir

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