IFS Exam Pattern
Candidates who are going to appear for Indian Forest Service Exam and looking for IFS Exam Pattern than you are at correct place. From here candidates, can check IFS Exam Pattern 2016, Indian forest service exam scheme to start your preparation
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Indian Forest Service Exam (IFS) every year. So aspirants who are going to appear for IFS exam need to aware of IFS Exam Pattern 2016 to start their preparation.
Candidates who want to resolve UPSC IFS exam in first attempt they must have the proper knowledge of UPSC IFS Exam New Paper Pattern. So here we are discussing every detail of IFS Exam Pattern 2016 on this page of recruitmentresult.com
IFS Exam Pattern
IFS Exam Pattern 2016 details:
Indian Forests Service Examination has two stages:
- Civil Services Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)
- Indian Forest Service Main Examination (Written and Interview).
Civil Services Preliminary Examination:
|Paper I: General Studies||200 marks|
|Paper II: Aptitude test||200 marks|
- This exam is organized for selection of the capable candidates for Indian Forest Service (Main) Exam.
- In this exam two mandatory papers are set and both of papers will be objective type.
- There is also a negative marking of 1/3 marks assigned to each question for each wrong attempt. So examinee should select one of the right answers carefully.
- Time duration of each paper will be 2 hours.
Indian Forest Service Main Examination:
Aspirants who qualify the Civil Services Preliminary Examination will have to appear in Main exam. The main examination of IFS will consist of written exam and interview. Time duration will be three hours for each paper.
I: Written Exam – Conventional (essay) type:
|Paper I – General English||300 Marks|
|Paper II – General Knowledge||300 Marks|
|Paper III, IV, V & VI – Any two subjects to be selected from the list of optional subjects set out below. Each subject will have two papers.||200 Marks for each paper|
|Total marks for written exam||1400 Marks|
List of Optional Subjects:
- Agricultural Engineering
- Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
|Following combination of subjects is not allowed in Indian Forests Service Examination Scheme|
|(a)||Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering|
|(b)||Agriculture and Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science|
|(c)||Chemistry and Chemical Engineering|
|(d)||Mathematics and Statistics|
|(e)||Of the Engineering subjects viz. Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering – not more than one subject|
Interview will be conducted by the Commission for personality test. The maximum marks for interview is 300 marks.
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