UPSC IFS Notification 2023 Indian Forest Service Syllabus, Application. Admit card news – sarkari result


UPSC IFS Recruitment 2023 – apply for latest vacancy at before the last date. Indian Forest Services released the notification for IFS. Interested candidates can download complete vacancy notification through Meanwhile, know the 2023 UPSC IFS vacancy eligibility, salary, and selection process & results last date below.

UPSC IFS Recruitment 2023 salary syllabus exam date details

Organization Indian Forest Services
Vacancy name IFS
No of vacancy 150+ posts
Application last date: 21-02-2023
Exam Date: 28-05-2023
Official website
Location type Central Government Jobs



UPSC IFS 2023 vacancy details:

Indian Forest Services releases various recruitment notifications every year to fill up vacant positions, this year 2023 going to fill IFS vacancy to operate organization activities normally.


Eligibility Criteria

Find the latest eligibility criteria of Govt IFS, such as education, age limit, experience and the salary below.

UPSC Indian Forest Service Recruitment 2023 Education qualification:

The minimum educational qualification for recruitment 2023 is as mentioned below, however, candidates with higher education also eligible for apply for IFS vacancy but age limit is mandatory.

Post education
IFS  degree

UPSC Indian Forest Service Age limit:

As per UPSC notification, the age limit as mentioned below for general, OBC 3 years, SC, ST 5 year’s age relaxation available for 2023 IFS Recruitment, Applicable as on notification release date

Post Age limit
IFS 21-32

UPSC Age relaxation (as central govt rules)

  • OBC – 3 years
  • SC / ST 5 yeasts

upsc ifs physical eligibility

Parameters Men Women
Height 163 cm minimum with 5cm relaxation for reserved categories. 150 cm with 5cm relaxation for reserved categories
Chest expansion Chest expansion- minimum 84 cm with an expansion of 5 cm. Minimum of 79 cm with 5 cm expansion
Eyesight 6/6 or 6/9 distant vision for good eyes and 6/12 or 6/9 for worst eyes.
Ears Good listening with normal ear cavity- 1000-4000 hearing frequency. Impairment should not be more than 30 decibels.
Nasal Candidates should not have stammering issues while talking
Blood pressure Age 22-34- 122- 127
  • Women should not be pregnant during the medical test
  • Lastly, there is a walking test of 25 km in 4 hours for men and 15 km in 4 hours for women.

Indian Forest Services  Indian Forest Service Selection process:


  • Preliminary exam
  • Mains exam
  • Personality Test/Interview.

The selection process of Indian Forest Services IFS 2023 includes Competitive Written exam Some other posts in also contain interview / physical requirements. For detailed syllabus & exam pattern of UPSC IFS available at syllabus section ,

UPSC IFS Salary / pay scale 2023:

Post salary
IFS RS 56100 to RS 2,25,000
Grade Wise Monthly Salary of Forest Officials
S. No. Grade Designation in Government of India Basic Monthly Salary Designation in State Government
1. Junior Time Scale Assistant Inspector General of Forests INR 56,100 Assistant Conservator of Forests/ Assistant Deputy Conservator of Forests
2. Senior Time Scale Assistant Inspector General of Forests INR 67,700 Deputy conservator of Forests
3. Junior Administrative Grade Assistant Inspector General of Forests INR 78,800 Deputy conservator of Forests
4. Selection Grade Assistant Inspector General of Forests INR 1,18,500 Deputy conservator of Forests (Selection Grade)
5. Super Time Scale Deputy Inspector General of Forests INR I,50,000 Conservator of Forests/Chief Wildlife Warden
6. Senior Administrative Grade Inspector General of Forests INR 1,75,000 Chief Conservator of Forests
7. HAG Scale INR 2,00,000 Additional Principal Chief Conservator of Forests
8. HAG+ Scale Additional Director General of Forests INR 2,05,400 Principal Conservator of Forests
9. Apex Scale Director-General of Forests INR 2,25,000 Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Head of Forest Force)

Basic salary from Rs. 38,000 to Rs. 44,000 for the junior scale and Rs. 55,000 to Rs. 60,000 for the senior scale, gross salary will be 2x of basic salary* including allowances Indian Forest Services gives best (in the market) salary for 2023 IFS Recruitment. Candidates are advised to calculate thoroughly understand the UPSC basic salary and gross salary and net salary in hand.


UPSC Indian Forest Service 2023 exam important dates * (tentative)_

Application Start date 01-02-2023
Application Last date 21-02-2023




UPSC IFS Exam date & admit Card 2023

Once the Indian Forest Services Announce the exam date, you can download 2023 IFS admit card one week before the exam date, to UPSC IFS admit card, follow simple steps below,

vacancy Exam date & Notice date & Link
IFS 2023 notification prelim exam date 28-05-2023

Mains November 2023

# 2023   & here Post wise admit card
  1. Visit the official website of Indian Forest Services & Click on the IFS admit card link,
  2. Enter your IFS Login details or Application number & DOB.
  3. Finally, view The Admit Card of UPSC IFS vacancy 2023.

UPSC IFS Recruitment 2023 Notification links



UPSC IFS Mains Syllabus

prelims same as UPSC Civil services Prelims syllabus

A.) The written examination will consist of the following papers:

Paper-I General English – (300 Marks)

Aspirants will be required to write an essay in English.

  • Comprehension of given passages
  • Precis Writing
  • Usage and Vocabulary
  • Short Essay

Paper-II General Knowledge – (300 Marks)

The General Knowledge paper includes the knowledge of current events, matters of everyday observation, and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject.

This paper will also include questions on Indian Politics including the political system and the Constitution of India, History of India and Geography of nature.

Paper-III, Paper-IV, Paper-V, and Paper-VI – (200 Marks for each paper)

Any two subjects to be selected from the list of the optional subjects mentioned in the exam pattern. Each subject will have two papers.

B.) Interview for Personality Test – (300 Marks)


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