APPSC Forest Range Officer Notification 2019 Apply Online (24 Vacancies)

Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) Vijayawada invites online applications for recruitment of Forest Range Officers in A.P. Forest Service for filling up 24 vacancies. The online registration will be open from 10th December 2018 and close on 31st December 2018.


Name of Post

No of Vacancies

Age Limit

Pay Scale

Forest Range Officers

24 (Carried forward vacancies - 04, Fresh vacancies - 20)

18 to 28 years as on 01/07/2018

₹ 31,460 - 84,970

Educational Qualifications:

(1) Must possess a Bachelor's Degree of a University in India established or incorporated by or under a Central Act or State Act or a Provincial Act or an Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission; or any equivalent qualification.
(2) Degree in any of the following subjects:- (I) Agriculture (II) Botany (III) Chemistry (IV) Computer Applications / Computer Science (V) Engineering (Agriculture / Chemical / Civil / Computer / Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical) (VI) Environmental Science (VII) Forestry (VIII) Geology (IX) Horticulture (X) Mathematics (XI) Physics (XII) Statistics (XIII) Veterinary Science (XIV) Zoology.

Physical Requirements:

For Men –> (1) He is not less than 163 Cms. in height; (2) He has 84 Cms. around the chest on expansion with an expansion of not less than 5 Cms. and (3) He is able to walk 25 Kms. in 04 hours.
For Women –> (1) She is not less than 150 Cms. in height; (2) She has 79 Cms. around the chest on expansion with an expansion of not less than 5 Cms. and (3) She is able to walk 16 Kms. in 04 hours.

Selection Process: Screening Test (Offline mode) and Main Examination (Computer based).

Application Fee: ₹ 250/- towards application processing fee and ₹ 120/- towards examination fee. The examination fee exempted for SC, ST, BC, Ex-service Men and Un-employed candidates.

How to Apply: Eligible candidates apply online through APPSC Commission's website from 10/12/2018 to 31/12/2018.

Important Dates:

Opening date of online application -> 10/12/2018
Last date for submission of online application -> 31/12/2018 up to 11:59 PM
Tentative date of Screening test -> 24/02/2019
Tentative date of Main Examination -> 28/04/2019,  29/04/2019 and 30/04/2019.

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