UPPSC Assistant Forest Conservator Exam Scheme 2016 – UPPSC Assistant Forest Conservator Exam | UPPSC Assistant Forest Conservator Exam Application
UPPSC Assistant Forest Conservator Exam Plan 2016 :
The Competitive Examination for the post of Assistant Conservator of Forests Exam 2016 comprises :
|(A)||The written examination consisting of the following papers:
|Paper - I||General Hindi||300 Marks|
|Paper - II||General Studies||300 Marks ( Objective Type )|
|Paper - III|
Paper - IV
Paper - V
Paper - VI
|Any two subjects to be selected from the list of the optional subjects given out in para 2 below Each subject will have two papers.||200 Marks for each paper|
|(B)||Interview for personality test ( See Section II of this Appendix ) of such candidates as may be called by the Commission.||Maximum marks - 150|
2. List of Optional Subjects :
Provided that the candidates will not be allowed to offer the following combination of subjects :
- Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering.
- Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.
- Mathematics and Statistics.
- Of the Engineering subjects viz. Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering not more than one subject.
Note : The standard and syllabus of the subjects mentioned above are given in schedule to this appendix.
- All the question papers for the examination will be of conventional ( essay ) type but general studies will be objective type.
- All question papers must be answered in Hindi or English. Question papers will be set in Hindi and English.
- The duration of each of the papers referred to above will be three hours but general studies will be two hours.
Section – II
Personality Test : The candidates will be interviewed by a Board of competent and unbiased observers. Personality test will be 150 marks.
Schedule : The standard of papers in General Hindi and General Studies will be such as may expected of a Science or Engineering graduate of an Indian University.
The scope of the syllabus for optional subject papers for the examination is broadly of the honours degree level. i.e. A level higher than the bachelors degree and lower than the masters degree. In the case of engineering subject, the level corresponds to the bachelors degree. There shall be no practical exam. In any subject.
General Studies : General Studies including knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of special study of any scientific subject. The paper will also include questions on Indian polity including the political system and the Constitution of India. History of India and Geography of nature which the candidate should be able to answer without special study.
Optional Subjects : Total number of questions in the question papers of optional subjects will be eight. All questions will carry equal marks. Each paper will be divided into two parts, viz. Part A and Part B, each part containing four questions. Out of eight questions, five questions are to be attempted. One question in each part will be compulsory. Candidates will be required to answer three more questions out of the remaining six questions, taking at least one question from each part. In this way, at least two questions will be attempted from each Part i.e. one compulsory question plus one more.