UKSSSC Recruitment 2021, Online Application For 894 Forest Guards

UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: Uttrakhand Subordinate Selection Commission has invited 12th pass eligibles for the post of Forest Guards in the Uttarakhand Forest Department. The candidates have to qualify Physical Measurement Test (PMT)/Physical Endurance Test (PET), and Written Test. The online application portal for UKSSSC Forest Guard has been active from 24th August 2021 and will be active till 07th October 2021 for the eligible candidates. If interested in the vacancies, do bookmark this page and apply directly from the below link or on

UKSSSC Forest Guard Notification 2021

The official notification for 894 Forest Guard vacancies has been published on on 19th August 2021 against advt no. 36/2021. The 12th pass candidates looking for the job opportunity of Forest Guard can check eligibility, age limit, salary, selection process, vacancy break-up, and other details from the advertisement released. Click on the direct link below to download UKSSSC Forest Guard Notification PDF

UKSSSC Forest Guard Notification 2021: Download PDF

UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: Overview

Uttrakhand Subordinate Selection Commission will be conducting a recruitment process for selecting eligible candidates at the post of Forest Guard/Van Rakshak. Check the overview table for UKSSSC Recruitment 2021 for Forest Guard. 

UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021

Uttrakhand Subordinate Selection Commission

(उत्तराखंड अधीनस्थ सेवा चयन आयोग)

Post NameForest Guard (वन रक्षक)
Application ModeOnline
Selection Process
  1. Physical Measurement Test (PMT)/Physical Endurance Test (PET)
  2. Written Test
SalaryRs. 21,700 to Rs. 69,100
Eligibility Senior Secondary (12th Pass)
Job LocationUttarakhand

UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021

The announcement of 894 vacancies of Forest Guard was made through a notification which was released on 19th August 2021. As per the notification, the written test will be conducted in December 2021 (tentatively). Check other important dates from the below table.

UKSSSC Forest Guard 2021: Important Dates

Notification Release Date19th August 2021
Online Registration Begins24th August 2021
Last Date for filling Online Application07th October 2021
Last Date to pay application fee09th October 2021
Written Test/PMT/PETDecember 2021

UKSSSC Forest Guard Vacancy 2021

UKSSSC has announced 894 vacancies for the post of Forest Guard in Uttarkhand State. The category-wise vacancy breakdown has been depicted in the below UK Forest Guard vacancy table.

UKSSSC Forest Guard (वन रक्षक) Vacancy 2021
CategoryNo. of vacancies
General (UR)473
Scheduled Caste (SC)164
Scheduled Tribe (ST)37
Other Backward Class (OBC)126
Economically Weaker Section (EWS)94
Total Vacancies894

UKSSSC Forest Guard 2021 Online Application

UKSSSC has started accepting the online application portal for UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021 from 24th August 2021. The last date to apply has been scheduled for 07th October 2021 and the application fee can be paid till 09th October 2021. Click on the below link and apply now for 894 Van Rakshak vacancies. 

Link to Apply For UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021 [Active]

UKSSSC Forest Guard Application Fee

The required application fee can be submitted through Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card). The application will not be accepted without the exam fee. 

CategoryApplication Fees
UR/OBCRs. 300/-
Other CategoriesRs. 150/-

How to Apply For UK Forest Guard Recruitment 2021?

You can fill your application form for UKSSSC Van Rakshak Recruitment through the below-mentioned steps:

Step I: Browse or directly click on the above link once activated.

Step II: On the homepage, search for  “समूह-ग के अंतर्गत वन विभाग में पदनाम-वन आरक्षी के रिक्त पदों के ऑनलाइन आवेदन (Online Application) हेतु क्लिक करें”

Step III: You will be redirected to a new page, click on the ‘Candidate Register Here’ button if new candidates else enter login details. 

Step IV: Login with the registration number and start filling the online application form. 

Step V: After submitting the details, upload the required documents and pay the application fee. 

Step VI: Click on ‘Submit’ and save a copy of the application form for future reference. 

UKSSSC Forest Guard Eligibility Criteria 

Go through the required eligibility criteria including education qualification, age limit, and physical characteristics as mentioned in the notification for UK Forest Guard Recruitment 2021. 

Education Qualification 

The candidates who have completed their Intermediate/ 12th class or equivalent qualification from a recognized Board/ University are eligible to apply for UK Forest Guard Recruitment 2021.

Age Limit (as on 01/07/2021)

The candidates applying for UKSSSC Forest Guard/Van Rakshak must fall within the age limit of 18 to 28 years. Age relaxation is applicable as per rules.

Physical Criteria

The candidates to be eligible for the recruitment must fulfil the below mentioned physical criteria required for UK Forest Guard post

Height163 cm150 cm
Chest with expansionIncrease of 5cm after expandingNot applicable
Race (to be completed in 4 hours)25 km14 km

UKSSSC Forest Guard Selection Process

The candidates will be selected as per their performances in the following stages:

  1. Physical Endurance Test
  2. Written Test

The written test will be Objective Type with 100 MCQs of 100 maximum marks. The time duration allotted for the written test is 2 hours. The questions in the written test will be asked from General Hindi, General Knowledge and General Awareness subjects. 

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UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: FAQs

What is the selection criteria for UKSSSC Forest Guard/Van Rakshak?

The selection will be done through the Physical Measurement Test (PMT)/Physical Endurance Test (PET), and Written Test.

When will online application end for UKSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021?

The online registration process will be active till 07th October 2021.

What is the minimum education qualification required for Forest Guard postition?

The candidate should be 12th pass to apply for UKSSSC Forest Guard Posts.