UKSSSC Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018, Apply 1218 Vacancies Now

UKSSSC Recruitment 2018 has already been started for Forest Guard posts. Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018 has been released by the Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UKSSSC) for the post of Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) on the official website. The total number of vacancy of this particular job position is 1218. The application process began from 21st May, 2018 and the closing date for applying the online forms is 4th July, 2018. Students can pat the prescribed application fee either by E-Challan or Debit/ Credit card or Net Banking.

In this article, we have included all the important information related to Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018 like Important Dates, Application Fee, Vacancy, Selection Process etc. Students can have the access to the official notification of Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018 directly by click on the given link.

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Uttarakhand Forest Guard UKSSSC Recruitment 2018: Important Dates

In the table given below, we have mentioned all the important dates of various events as per the official notification. The examination date has not been released yet but we will update it here as soon as it comes out officially.

Events Dates
Commencement of Online Application Forms 21st May 2018
Closing Date of Online Application Forms 04th July 2018
Last date to submit online application Fee (E-Challan) 09th July 2018
Last date to submit application fee (Net Banking/Debit Card) 06th July 2018

UKSSSC Recruitment 2018 Vacancies 

This year, there are 1218 vacancies for the post of Forest Guard (वन रक्षक) as per UKSSSC recruitment notification. These vacancies are divided into various reserved categories as per the government regulations. We request all the students to kindly refer to the table given below for the better understanding.

Reservation Category No. of vacancies Number of vacancies under horizontal reservation
WO DEF Ex UKA Others
SC 310 93 6 16 31 164
ST 74 22 1 4 7 40
OBC 211 63 4 11 21 112
General 623 187 12 31 62 331
TOTAL 1218 365 23 62 121 647

Application Fee

Check here UKSSSC recruitment application fee for forest guard posts. Application fee prescribed by the official authority is different for different categories. Students belonging to the unreserved categories will be charged Rs. 300 where as students belonging from SC/ST/Others have to pay Rs. 150/-

Category Fees
General/OBC Rs.300/-
SC/ST/Others Rs.150/-

Uttarakhand Forest Guard 2018 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018, it is mandatory for all the interested candidates to fulfill the given conditions.

    • Age Limit: All the interested candidates must fall under the age limit of minimum 18 years and maximum 28 years as on 1st July, 2017.
    • Educational Qualification:- Any candidate who is planning to secure a job for Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment must have passed intermediate from the recognized board of India.
    • Physical Qualifications:
ST (Gorkha, Nepali, Assamese, Ladakhi, Sikkim, Bhutani, Garhwali, Kumaoni, naga, and Arunachal Pradesh, Lahaul and Spiti district and meghalaya) Height Chest

152 cm

163 cm

Expanded chest 5cm (Only for male candidates)

145 cm

150 cm

Selection Process

Candidates who are eligible will have to pass the selection process of Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2018 which consists:-

  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Written Test

1. Physical Efficiency Test

If a student fails to fulfill any of the given descriptions, their application would be terminated immediately.

S.No. Description Male Female
1 Shot Put (7.275 kg) 5 Meter 3.50  Meter
2 Long Jump 4 Meter 2 Meter
3 Male candidates have to run 25km carrying 10kg weight on their back.

Female candidates have to run 14km carrying 05 kg weight on their back.

Max. 4 hours Max. 4 hours
4 High Jump 1.10 Meter 0.70 Meter

2. UKSSSC Written Examination

The written examination includes three main subjects, General Hindi, General knowledge, and General Awareness. The exam would be objective type of 100 marks to be completed in 2 hours. Students are requested to be careful of the fact that there is a negative marking of ¼ mark for every wrong answer.

With this, we conclude the article. If you come across any query, kindly let us know by contacting us through comment section. It would be our pleasure to guide you.

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