Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPSC) conducts Madhya Pradesh Forest Service exam. There are five different exams for MP Forest Services viz., 1) Preliminary Exam, 2) Main Exam, 3) Physical Efficiency Test, 4) Physical Measurement Test and 5) Interview. Candidates are required to clear all the stages. MP Forest Services exams is held in both Hindi and English. Preliminary and Main question papers will further have 2 papers each. MP Forest Services Prelims exam will only be a qualifying exam and marks will only be taken from the Main exam and Interview, which will weigh 400 and 50, respectively.
MPPSC issues the minimum requirements an applicant needs to fulfil to be eligible for the MP Forest Services exam. Eligibility criteria for the exam is given below:
Educational qualifications for Assistant Conservator of Forest:
Graduation or equivalent in Science or Engineering from a recognised college or university. For applicants who pursued studies abroad, they must have had one of the following subjects, viz., Life Sciences, Geography or Chemistry during their graduation or equivalent course from a recognised college/university.
Training for Assistant Conservator of Forest:
Two years of Diploma from Forest Research Institute, Dehradun or other equivalent govt. recognised institute.
Educational qualifications for Forest Ranger:
Candidate must have graduation in Science, Technology, Agriculture or Forestry or equivalent to graduation from a recognised college or university. For applicants who pursued their studies from recognised foreign universities/colleges, need to have at least have one of the following subjects: Geography, Chemistry, Life Sciences, Botany, Geology, Mathematics, Statistics, Forestry, Agriculture, Horticulture or Technology (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, Chemistry or Computer).
Training for Forest Ranger:
One and a half years from Forest Ranger Training Institute anywhere in India.
Physical Qualifications for both posts:
Chest size (normal)
Chest size (expanded)
Age: Candidates should be between 21 years to 28 years of age
Applicant must not have committed any crimes against women and if charged with such allegation, should have been proven in right by the court of law.
An applicant who has more than 2 children out of which one was born on January 26, 2002, or after that will not be eligible for the post.
An applicant who has one living child born before January 26, 2002 and another one on the way are also not eligible for the post.
Mode of Application : Online
Applications for the exam will be released online. To apply for MP Forest Services, follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Visit the link provided on this page.
Step 2: Click on apply online.
Step 3: When the new page opens, search for MP Forest Services and click on ‘Click here to register’.
Step 4: Enter your details such as basic information, mandatory educational details, personal details and such.
Step 5: Upload all the necessary documents such as SSC certificate, UG certificate etc.
Step 6: Click on submit.
Step 7: To pay the fees, click on ‘Pay unpaid fees’ right under ‘click here to apply online’.
Step 8: Pay the fees using an appropriate payment gateway.
Step 9: Download and save the application for future uses.
To ace the MP Public Service Commission Forest Services exam, candidates will need to prepare mentally and physically. They can follow the tips and tricks given below help to prepare for the exam:
1) Read all about the exam: Knowing all about the exam before preparing for it will help you strategise how to study for it. Divide subjects/topics corresponding to their weightage so that you can prepare accordingly.
2) Look at the division of exams: Applicants mustn’t forget that they need both physical as well as mental preparation to be clear this exam. Plan your day's schedule so that you can prepare both.
3) Make notes from the syllabus: Applicants should be familiar with the complete syllabus for MP Forest Service exam 2019 as it will help them segregate their plan better and give them a realistic view on how to make a study plan.
4) Physical Efficiency Test: Train yourself so that you meet all the minimum requirements of the physical exam. Keep yourself pushing once you achieve the minimum requirements and try to work your way upwards.
5) Eat well and take rest between physical and mental: This exam encompasses both physical and mental preparation. Thus, applicants must take enough rest and eat well to restore their strength in between practising.
Exam pattern for MP Forest Services Prelims exam releases the marking scheme, weightage, typology of questions and much more. This will help to better your preparation in the exam. The exam will have objective based, multiple choice questions and the qualifying marks for this exam will be 40% for general and 30% for OBC/SC/ST. There will be no negative marking for this paper. Here is the MPPSC Forest Services Prelims exam pattern.
Name of the paper
Paper - I
Paper - II
General Aptitude Test
MP Forest Services Main exam will have two papers. Both the papers will weigh 200 marks each and will contain 100 questions each. All the questions will be objective based, multiple choice questions. Applicants will need to score at least 40% (General) to qualify for later stages of MP Forest Services. Here is the complete exam pattern for the Main exam:
General Knowledge, Introduction to Madhya Pradesh, Basic Mathematics, Basic Hindi, Basic English etc.
MP Public Service Commission has provided the facility of online mock tests that applicants can use to test their preparations for the exam. To access the free online mock tests, follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Click on the link below this page.
Step 2: Enter your phone number, email ID and name.
Step 3: Click on continue.
Step 4: Follow the instruction given on the screen to test your preparations using MP Forest Services mock test 2019.
MP Forest Services admit card will be available online. To access their admit card, applicants can follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Go to the link provided on this page.
Step 2: Select the particular exam.
Step 3: Enter your application number, gender, date of birth, Captcha and submit.
Step 4: Your MP Forest Services admit card 2019 will load.
Step 5: Download and save the admit card as you will require it in the exam hall.
Hall ticket for MP Forest Services main exam will be available to download online. To download their admit card, candidates may look at the steps given below:
Step 1: Click on the hall ticket link provided below.
Step 2: Select the MP Forest Services main exam.
Step 4: MP Forest Services main exam admit card 2019 will load on the screen.
Step 5: Save and print out the hall ticket for future uses.
Candidates can download their result for MP Forest Services exam online on the link provided on this page. Here’s a step-by-step guide to accessing your MP Forest Services Prelims Result
Step 1: Click on the link provided below.
Step 2: Click on the particular link for result of MP Forest Services.
Step 3: A new window will open, download the PDF and check for your name or roll no.
Step 4: Download and save for future references.
Applicants can access their result for MP Forest Services exam online on the link provided on this page. Here are instructions to access your MP Forest Services Main Result.
Step 2: Click on the appropriate link for result of MP Forest Services.
The rigorous selection process of MP Forest Services exam will contain the following five steps:
1) MP Forest Services prelims exam, an OMR sheet based exam which acts as a screening test. Only 15% of total aspirants move further from this step.
2) MP Forest Services main exam, applicants must have qualified prelims to be eligible for this stage. This exam is for 400 marks.
3) Physical Efficiency Test.
4) Physical Measurement Test and medical inspection.
5) Interview for 50 marks. Aspirants are given marks for Main and Interview exam, out of a total score of 450 only.
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