UPPSC Assistant Conservator Recruitment 2018


Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) notifications for Assistant Conservator of Forest (ACF)/Range Forest Officer (RFO) Exam 2018 under Combined State/Upper Subordinate Services. The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

Name of the Post : Assistant Conservator of Forest, Range Forest Officer

No of Post : 831

Last date : 6 August 2018

Detailed Eligibility :

Assistant Conservator of Forest : 

Bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subject namely Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Geology, Forestry, Statistics or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a University.

Range Forest Officer : 

  • Bachelor’s Degree with two or more of the subjects, namely Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Forestry, Geology, Agriculture, Statistics, Horticulture and Environment or
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or
  • Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Science from a University established by Law in India or
    possess a qualification recognized by the Government as equivalent thereto

Physical Standards: (ACF/RFO)

Category Height Chest (Fully expanded) Expansion
Male 163 cms. 84 cms. 5 cms.
Female 150 cms. 79 cms. 5 cms.

Age Limit (As on 01.07.2018): 21 to 40 years.

Age Relaxations:

  • 5 years for SC/ST candidates of U.P.
  • 15 years for physically handicapped persons of U.P.
  • Other as per Govt rules.

Selection Process:

The selection process will comprise three successive stages viz: Preliminary Examination (Objective Type & Multiple choices), Main Examination (Conventional Type, i.e. Written examination) & Viva- Voce (Personality Test).

Scheme of Preliminary Examination:

Subject Marks Duration
General Studies-I 200 2 Hours
General Studies-II 200 2 Hours

Scheme of Main Examination:

Subject Marks
General Hindi 150
Essay 150
General Studies (First Paper) 200
General Studies (Second Paper) 200
General Studies (Third Paper) 200
General Studies (Fourth Paper) 200
Optional subject 600
Personality Test (Interview) 150
Total 1550

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Important dates:

  • Date of Commencement of Online Application: 06/07/2018
  • Last Date for Receipt of Examination Fee Online in the Bank: 02/08/2018.
  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 06/08/2018.