Union Public Service Commission has announced the Important dates of Indian Forest Services 2020 exam. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct a common Online Examination (Civil Services Examination) for the aspirants who are willing to work as officers for Indian Forest Service. The examination consists of two stages prelims & mains respectively, candidates have to qualify both exams along with the interview to get commissioned as an IFS officer. The first stage is the preliminary examination or prelims. The second stage is the main examination. The preliminary examination is the qualifying examination for the main examination. UPSC conducts this examination once every year to fill the vacancies. The aspirants must read the below article for complete information related to UPSC IFS 2020.
[su_highlight]Union Public Service Commission has announced the Important dates of Indian Forest Services 2020 exam.[/su_highlight]
UPSC IFS 2020 Important Dates
Important Dates of Union Public Service Commission IFS examination is mentioned in the table below.
|Release of Notification||12 February 2020|
|Deadline for Submission of Application Form||03 March 2020|
|UPSC IFS 2020 Exam Date||31 May 2020|
Application Form for UPSC IFS 2020
UPSC will conduct the Indian Forest Service Recruitment 2020 through a single-window examination known as Civil Services Examination (CSE). The application form for the examination will be available from the 12 February 2020. Also, the last date to apply for the examination is 03 March 2020.
UPSC IFS 2020 Application Procedure
- Firstly, the candidates need to go to the official website of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
- Then, they should go to ‘What’s New’ Section. Also, they need to click on ‘DAF – Indian Forest Service Examination 2020’.
- Further, they need to read the notification carefully and then move to the UPSC Home Page. There, they should click on Part 1 Registration Link and fill all the necessary information and upload their recent photograph and signature.
- Fee remission is the must. After fee submission, filling bank details is also a part of the application form.
- Finally, the candidates must take a print of the application form and keep it safe for future reference.
Eligibility Criteria for UPSC IFS 2020
Eligibility Criteria for the candidates going to appear in UPSC IFS 2020 is mentioned below:
|Nationality||The applicants must be a citizen of India, or a subject of Nepal, Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who migrated to India before 1 January 1962 with a mindset to permanently settle in India are eligible to apply.
The candidates who have migrated to India from countries like Burma, East Africa, Ethiopia, Malawi, Pakistan, Srilanka, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Vietnam, Zaire are also eligible for the application.
|Qualification||The aspirants must be in possession of the degree of graduation with one subject or more as Agriculture / Animal Husbandry / Botany / Chemistry / Engineering / Forestry / Mathematics / Physics / Statistics / Veterinary Sciences / Zoology.|
|Age||The students appearing for UPSC IFS should be in between the age limit of 21 Years to 32 Years. There will be an age relaxation of 3 Years for Other Backward Class candidates and 5 years for Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes as on 1 August 2015.|
The official website of UPSC to fill the application forms is https://upsconline.nic.in/
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