Latest & Upcoming West Bengal Forest Department Jobs 2021 - Eligibility, How to Apply, Salary

Feb 23, 2021

West Bengal Forest Department has come up with an employment notification for the eligible candidates for the recruitment of various vacancies in the Forest Department post this year as well. The candidates can look for all the details regarding the West Bengal Forest Department in this article. The vacancies are open for both the freshers as well as the experienced candidates. On the official website,, the job applicants may look for the latest information regarding the vacancies.

Note: There are no active West Bengal Forest Recruitment 2021 Notifications. We will update once the WB Forest Department releases job notifications.

West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment 2021

Drona. in page provides the job seekers with all the latest and upcoming information about the different types of jobs. In this article, we have discussed everything the interested candidates need to know about the West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment 2021. All the important details like, salary, eligibility criteria, selection process, the application process, etc are mentioned in the article below. Therefore, the candidates are advised to go through the article properly to  get a clear knowledge about the West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment 2021.


Job Location
West Bengal
Name of Recruitment
Upcoming West Bengal Recruitment 2021
Name of Organization
West Bengal Forest Department, Government of West Bengal
Job Type
State Government Jobs
Posts Name
Bana Shayak (Forest Guard), Forest Range Officer & Others
Application mode
Official Website 

West Bengal Forest Jobs Eligibility Criteria 2021

Educational Qualification 

  • Bana Sahayak(Forest Guard)- The candidate must have passed class 8th/ Madhyamik(10th) from a recognized school/board.
  • Forest Range Officer- The candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in any relevant subject from a recognized university.

Age Limit

  • Bana Sahayak(Forest guard)- 18years - 32years
  • Forest Range Officer- 18years - 32years

As per government rules, there will be age relaxation for the SC/ST/OBC candidates.

Physical Eligibility Criteria

Height & Chest for Male Candidates

  • General/OBC - 165cm, Chest- (81cm-86cm)
  • EBC - 165cm, Chest- (81cm-86cm)
  • SC/ST - 160cm, Chest- (79cm-84cm)

Height & Chest for Female Candidates

  • All Categories Height- 155cm, Chest-NA

West Bengal Forest Posts Selection Process

To get selected in any of the vacant posts in the West Bengal Forest Department the candidates have to perform well in all the stages of the Selection Process given below:

  • Written Test
  • Physical Measurement & Endurance Test
  • Interview

West Bengal Forest Department Vacancies Salary

  • Bana Sahayak(Forest Guard)- Rs. 5400- Rs.25200 + GP Rs.1900
  • Forest Range Officer-  Rs. 7100 - Rs.37,600 + GP Rs. 3900

West Bengal Forest Dept Jobs Application Process

The application form of the West Bengal forest Department Recruitment will be released online on the official website, Candidates are required to fill the online application form before the prescribed date. Step by step process to fill the online application form is provided below:

  • Log in to the official website.
  • Then click on the West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment 2021.
  • If you are sure about the eligibility criteria, you may proceed with the registration of the application form.
  • Next, fill up all the required details asked on the application form.
  • After the payment of the application fee through the online payment mode, click on the submit button.
  • Do not forget to take out a printout of the application form.

West Bengal Forest Department Exam Pattern

After going through the exam pattern, the candidates can get to know the time duration, total number of marks, and whether there would be negative marking or not. The general exam pattern of the West Bengal Forest Department is given below:

No. of Question
2General Awareness & General Knowledge
4Elementary Mathematics


  • Total time allotted to the candidate is 60 minutes.

Syllabus of West Bengal Forest Department Exams 2021

We have provided below the complete syllabus of the West Bengal Forest Department. The candidates are advised to go through the below given topics properly to get good marks in the exam and get selected for the desired post.

General Knowledge

  • Current affairs
  • General politics
  • Countries capital and currency
  • India and neighbouring countries
  • Sports
  • Finance
  • Head quarters of bank
  • Important dates and days
  • Books and authors
  • Bank slogan
  • Budget
  • Science inventions and discoveries
  • Awards and honors


  • Input-output
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Syllogism
  • Decision making
  • Assertion and reasoning
  • Statement and conclusion
  • Alphabet series
  • Coding decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Sequence
  • Assumption and argument
  • Puzzle
  • Analogies
  • Inequalities


  • Simplification
  • Time and work
  • Number system
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Data interpretation
  • Profit and loss
  • Decimal fraction
  • Average
  • Time and distance


  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Adverbs
  • Passage completion
  • Verb
  • Tenses
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence rearrangement
  • Idioms and passages
  • Word formation

Best Books For West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment Test

Going through the practical workbooks and guide books, will give the candidates a detailed knowledge about specific topics. It will help them to be updated with the latest facts and benefit the candidates to a large extent. Some books for the reference of the candidates are provided below:

West Bengal Forest Department Exam Papers pdf

Previous year exam papers are of great help to the candidates as it helps them to know the type of questions that could be asked in their upcoming West Bengal Forest Department exams and will help them to prepare accordingly. It will help the candidates to make sure that they do not skip any important topic. Below given are some previous year exam papers. 

WB Forest Exam Answer Key 2021

Many candidates appear for the West Bengal Forest Department recruitment. The officials of the West Bengal Forest Department releases the answer key after the evaluation of the answer sheets of the candidates. The candidates can check the answer on the official website to estimate the marks of the result. Candidates are advised to keep checking the official website to the release date of the answer key. Below given are the steps to check the answer key:

  • Visit the official website.
  • After landing on the homepage, check for the pdf link of West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment answer key.
  • Then click on the link that will take you to another page.
  • Now, you can check the answer key.
  • Finally download the hard copy of the answer sheet.

 Cut off marks For West Bengal Forest Dept Exams 2021

 Cut off marks are usually prepared by the organizers of the examination based on certain factors. The factors on which the cut off marks are based on: difficulty level of the question paper, category of the candidate, so on. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How do I apply for the West Bengal Forest Department Hiring?

A. All interested and eligible candidates can apply for West Bengal Forest Department Vacancies using Official Website. But for the candidates’ help, we have mentioned the step by step process of the application process above in the article.

Q. How will the West Bengal Forest Department cut off be calculated?

A.The cut off marks of the West Bengal Forest Department posts is based on the toughness faced by the candidates in the exam, the number of students who appeared in the exam. And it will be available after the release of the merit list.

Q. What about the Merit List of the West Bengal Forest Department?

A. The merit list is solely based on the candidate’s highest marks earned in the test. The West Bengal Forest Department 2021 will be issued with roll numbers, the name of the candidates. Candidates in the WB Forest Department Merit list 2021 will proceed to the selection process for further rounds. If you have any queries regarding the West Bengal Forest Department merit list 2021, please visit the official website.

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