UPSSSC Forest Guard

forest guard Exam Highlights

Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UPSSSC) invites applications for recruitment of the posts of forest guard in different parts of the state. The eligible candidates can apply for this post. Nowadays Competition Level of all exams become very high and getting too tougher. Students facing critical problem of ‘What to prepare’ and ‘How to prepare’ to give their best in their exams.  So in this segment, we will provide you all Information about Exam Pattern & Syllabus for UPSSSC Forest Guard exam.

forest guard Exam Notification

UPSSSC releases Official Notification for recruitment of the post of forest guard in various parts of Uttar Pradesh from eligible candidates who must be citizens of India. Notification of this exam contains all the relevant information regarding exam, eligibility criteria, age limit, nationality etc.

forest guard Exam Pattern

As per UPSSSC, the selection of candidates will be done by-

  • Written Test
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Physical Efficiency/ Endurance Test (PET)
  • Medical Examination

Written Test

Subjects Question / Marks
Hindi Insight & Writing Ability
80 / 80
Marks Based on Educational Qualification
60 / 60
General Intelligence Test
60 / 60


200 / 200

  • The written exam will be multiple choice objective type of 200 marks.
  • The time duration will be 02:30 hours (180 minutes).
  • There will be 1/4 (25%) Negative Marking.

Physical Standard Test (PST)

This test will be conducted for the candidates passed in Written Test & Interview. It is a qualifying nature test. The candidates will be expected to have the following physical measurements :

Male Candidates Female Candidates


General/ OBC/ SC

168 cms

General/ OBC/ SC

152 cms


160 cms


147 cms

Chest (Expended)

General/ OBC/ SC

84 cms


45 to 48 Kgs
  • Physical Efficiency/ Endurance Test (PET)

    Those candidates who passed the Physical Standard Test (PST) will be expected to qualifyPhysical Efficiency/ Endurance test-

    Race : It is expected from Male candidates to complete the race of 25 KMs in 04 hours with 10 Kilograms weight and Female candidates to complete the race of 14 kms in 04 hours.

    • This race is only qualifying nature.
    • Hence, there will be no impact of PET on the merit list.

    Medical Examination

    After qualifying all the tests, aspirants will be checked that they are medically fit or not as per the scale of Medical Test.

Forest guard Qualification

Educational Qualification

Candidate must passed 12th class form U.P. board or any other recognized board.

Age Limit

Candidates must be of age between 18 to 40 year.

Age Relaxation

Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable for reserved category applicants according to Uttar Pradesh Government Rules.

forest guard Cut-Off

Forest guard Cut-off Marks for Written Exam will be decided as follows :

  • There is no sectional cut-off. So no limitation on candidates to attain minimum Marks in each section.
  • Cut-off will depend on Exam Level & No. of Candidates appeared in Exam.
  • Next stage of forest guard/ council guard post is physical test. So written exam cut-off will vary according to that.
  • Cut-off will decide category wise for General, OBC, SC/ ST & special category candidates.

Cut-off 2019

  • General/ UR Category : 132 Marks
  • OBC Category : 123 Marks
  • SC Category : 90.5789 Marks
  • ST Category : 111 Marks
  • Female : Selected under main category
  • Ex Serviceman Category : 86 Marks
  • Freedom Fighter Category : 124.7895 Marks

Cut-off Marks 2018

  • General/ UR Category : 117 Marks
  • OBC Category : 117 Marks
  • SC Category : 111 Marks
  • ST Category : 99 Marks
  • Female : 109 Marks
  • Ex Serviceman Category : 73 Marks
  • Freedom Fighter Category : 107 Marks

Forest guard Syllabus

Hindi Insight & Writing Ability

  • वाक्यांशों के लिए एक शब्द
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द वाक्य संशोधन -लिंग
  • समास
  • विलोम
  • पर्यायवाची
  • रस
  • संधियां
  • अलंकार
  • तद्भव तत्सम
  • लोकोक्तियाँ
  • मुहावरे
  • काल
  • वर्तनी
  • त्रुटि से सम्बंधित
  • वचन
  • कारक

General Knowledge

  • About India
  • Indian Economy
  • Indian Parliament
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Indian Politics
  • Sports
  • Zoology
  • Environment
  • Basic Computer
  • Indian History
  • Famous Days & Dates
  • Famous Books & Authors
  • Geography
  • Physics
  • Indian Culture
  • History – India & World
  • Cultural Heritage
  • General Science
  • Space & IT
  • Indian Constitution
  • National News (current)
  • Indian Culture
  • Economy
  • Political Science
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity & Governance
  • Science & Technology
  • Scientific observations
  • International issues
  • Abbreviations
  • Economic Scene
  • Everyday Science
  • Sports and Games
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries
  • Important Days
  • General Knowledge of Karnataka
  • Important Financial & Economic News
  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • Indian Constitution
  • History
  • General Politics
  • Awards and Honours
  • Culture
  • Books and Authors
  • Current events
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs
  • Social Science
  • Inventions in the World

General Intelligence Test

  • Number Ranking
  • Figurative Classification
  • Classification
  • Number Series
  • Figural Pattern
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Analogies
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Blood Relations
  • Arrangements
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Venn diagrams
  • Directions

Number, Ranking & Time Sequence

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