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Chhattisgarh Forest Department Recruitment


With a forest coverage area of 8.4% of the country’s total forest area, Chhattisgarh Forest department plays a dynamic role in providing livelihood, food security and employment to the people in the State. The main objective of the Chhattisgarh Forest department is protection, management and conservation of the forests across the State. In order to employ the human resources to carry out the functions, the department advertises a number of posts on need basis. Drona gives essential guidance to the aspirants of these government exams. Other importants state forest service exams are Uttarakhand forest, meghalaya forest, Telangana forest, Madhya pradesh forest, etc.


S.NoPositionsPay ScaleAgeEducational Qualification
1Forest GuardRs 5,200 to 20,200 at a grade pay of 1,900/-18-35 Years10+2 or 12th Class or equivalent from a recognized institute
2Forest RangerRs 9,300/- to 34,800/- with Grade Pay Rs 4,300/-21-30 YearsGraduation or equivalent in Agriculture/Botany/Environment Science/Forestry/Geo-science/Horticulture/ Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics/ Zoology/Life Science as one of the Subject from recognized university.
3Assistant Forest ConservatorRs 15,600/- to 39,100/- with Grade Pay Rs 5,400/-21-30 YearsGraduation or equivalent in Agriculture/Botany/Environment Science/Forestry/Geo-science/Horticulture/ Mathematics/Statistics/ Physics/ Zoology/Life Science as one of the Subject from recognized university.


  • Relaxations are in accordance with the Government rules and regulations that are subject to change from time to time.


All the Notifications related to the Chattisgarh Forest Department examinations are displayed on the official website of the Chattisgarh Forest department i.e. ‘http://psc.cg.gov.in/pdf/Advertisement/ADV_FSE2016.pdf’. Once the notifications are announced, candidates can download the notification’s PDF file available on this website. Aspirants are advised to visit ‘Drona’ for all regular notifications updates.

  • Current Notifications         click here
  • Upcoming Notifications     click here
  • Previous Notifications        click here

Application Procedure

  • Go through the CG Forest Recruitment notification carefully.
  • Download the Application Form.
  • Fill all the details in the Form carefully.
  • Recent Passport Size Photograph to be pasted.
  • Submit the Application Form

Selection Procedure

For Forest Guards Recruitment

  • Academic Marks Merit
  • Physical Endurance Test
  • Medical Examination
  • Personal Interview/Document Verification

For Assistant Forest Conservator & Forest Ranger

  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Written Examination
  • Medical Examination
  • Interview/Document Verification


For Assistant Forest Conservator & Forest Ranger

Paper-IGeneral Knowledge

Hindi/English Language

Simple Arithmetic

Logical Reasoning

1503002 Hours 30 Mins
Paper-IIEnvironment Science1503002 Hours 30 Mins


All the syllabus related to the Chattisgarh Forest Department examinations are provided here. Candidates can download the syllabus from the links given below.

Written Examination

Following links would redirect you to the written examination Syllabus

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Preparation and Strategies

The main thing to focus during the examination is the ‘preparation method’. Clearing this exam depends on ‘how well you have prepared’ for the exam. Despite having Knowledge on the subjects few candidates fail to score well, this is because of the lack of preparations. One must have a proper plan to follow up while preparing for the examinations. Few tips on how to crack such examinations are:

How to Prepare for Exam

  • Pen down your daily routine and stick to the schedule.
  • Give yourself enough time to study.
  • Make notes on what you have studied.
  • Highlights the important points to revise during examination.
  • Practice the previous papers and model papers.
  • Be aware of the current happenings in the world.
  • Watch News for updates on current affairs.

Tips and Tricks

For examination

Examinations can be stressful, so one needs to calm down on the day of examination. Here are the few tips to help you during the examination-

  • Be confident and positive.
  • Revise the topics in your mind.
  • When you’re in the Examination Hall, check the details to ensure that you have filled them thoroughly.
  • Always attempt the easy questions first.
  • Maintain your cool during the exam.
  • Recheck your Answer sheet before coming out of the examination hall.

For Interview

The Interview is an integral part of screening process. Few tips on how to perform well during interviews are-

  • Arrive at the interview venue at least 20 minutes before the scheduled time.
  • Must wear proper and formal dress .
  • Greet the interviewers very gently.
  • Maintain the correct body language, gestures, and postures.
  • Listen to the questions properly.
  • Be confident and try to be affirmative while answering.
  • Be witty, quick and alert.
  • Use appropriate language while answering the questions.
  • Maintain proper eye contact with the interviewers.
  • Say ‘Thank you’ at the end and leave.

Chattisgarh Forest Department Exam Resources


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