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Uttarakhand Public Service Commission (UKPSC) Forest Rangers Examination 2012

Mar 21, 2012 13:19 IST

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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5 Comment


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

G P Uniyal,

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.


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.

G P Uniyal,

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.

satyendra kumar,

hello sir

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