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IFS - Indian Forest Service Exam

IFS 2015

UPSC conducts Indian Forest Services Exam for recruitment to forestry services of India. From 2013, exam pattern has changed. A new component of screening mechanism through civil services (preliminary) examination has been added. If you are applying for indian forests service examination, then you are required to appear in the civil services (preliminary) >examination and qualify the same for going to the second stage of indian forests services main examination (written and interview.

UPSC-IFS Indian Forest Service Examinations Guide (Paper 1 & 2)

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IFS Important Dates

  • Date of Notification: 23 May, 2015
  • Last Date to Apply: 19 June, 2015
  • Date of Exam (Prelims): 23 August, 2015 (CSAT)
  • IFS Main Exam: 21 November, 2015

IFS Exam Pattern

Paper Subject Marks
Paper I General English 300
Paper II General Knowledge 300
Paper III Optional Subject 1 200
Paper IV Optional Subject 1 200
Paper V Optional Subject 2 200
Paper VI Optional Subject 2 200

After written examination, interview for personality test will be of 300 marks.

Change in IFS Exam 2013

There has been a major change in the exam pattern of IFS exam from from 2013 onwards. You have to apply and appear in Civil Services Preliminary exam to qualify for the IFS Mains exam. Till 2012, there was no preliminary screening exam and candidates used to appear in the IFS Mains exam directly.


#106 Madan Mohan Garnayak 2015-05-27 16:59

I am an Ex Service man can I eligible to appear in this exam. If I eligible please intimate me in my mail ID.

Thanks and regards
#105 himmoon 2015-05-27 14:01
sir, i have done BBA this year can a management student is eligible to give IFS examination ????
#104 MANIKANDANSRM93 2015-05-27 12:53
Respected sir,
I am interested to apply IFS examination.
So, please send syllabuses & further details.

#103 Rahul Rasam 2015-05-27 10:46
Respected Sir,
After S.S.C. I done diploma in Automobile Eng. & then
I am studying in (Mechanical Eng.) in last year.
so can I give IFS exam ?
please give me a details
#102 himanshu kupanda 2015-05-26 15:07
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#101 Rashmil Dabre 2015-05-26 07:44
Respected Sir
I am ineterested for preparing ifs exam can u send me ifs syllabus with concern book please sir
Rashmil Dabre
rshmldabre89@ gmail. com
#100 R.naga manickam 2015-05-25 15:47
i requseted sir me completed diploma civil engineering .
so,kindly suggest me.
#99 alattashabibhasham 2015-05-25 14:02
Respected sir, i am stadying in BA first year i am interested on IFS (i am judo player)
#98 Sohankumar 2015-05-23 11:42
Respected sir, i have passed H.S.C. Exam.
Can i give IFS exam ?
#97 parmeshear 2015-05-22 00:14
For IFS list of books

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