UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017

UPPSC has announce recruitment for  Forest ranger officer in 2017. There are total 120 post for UPPSC forest ranger 2017. Here we are giving UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus in Details. All other details given in short. Interested candidate can apply for UPPSC Forest Ranger post form 05-05-2017. Check your eligibility and apply before 11-06-2017. This is  best opportunity to get prestigious job in UP government under forest department. Candidate looking for government  job must apply. If you applied already then check UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017 which is given below.

 UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017

Before Understanding UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017  check exam pattern for forest ranger exam.

Exam consist of three stages prelim, mains and interview. Prelim is for 400 marks consisting 2 papers of 200 marks.

Mains Exam having 7 papers each of 200 marks. So total 1400 marks for mains exam. You can select 2 optional subject for Mains exam. Here we are giving UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017 for prelim and mains.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017 for prelim 

PAPER 1 :  General Studies 1 – Syllabus

  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • History of India and Indian National Movement.
  • Indian and World geography – Physical, Social, Economic geography of India and the World.
  • Indian Polity and governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues etc.
  • Economic and Social Development – Sustainable Development, Poverty Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector Initiatives, etc.
  • General Issues on Environmental ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change- that do not require subject specialization.
  • General Science

PAPER 2 :  General Studies 2 – Syllabus

  • Comprehension.
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills.
  • Logical reasoning and analytical ability.
  • Decision making and problem solving.
  • General mental ability.
  • Elementary Mathematics upto Class X level- Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry and Statistics.
  • General English upto Class X level.
  • General Hindi upto Class X level.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus 2017 for Mains Exam 

Three are 7 papers in mains exam. Out of which  one paper on English and Hindi essay, Two papers on General Studies (Objective ) AND 4 conventional type papers on two optional subjects.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus For paper 1 English and Hindi essay.

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 Honor’s Degree level i.e. available higher than the Bachelor’s Degree and lower than the Master’s Degree.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus For paper 2 general studies 1

  • History of India – Ancient, Media eval, Modern
  • Indian National Movement and Indian Culture.
  • Population, Environment and Urbanization in Indian Context.
  • World Geography, Geography of India and its natural resources.
  • Current events of national and International Importance.
  • Indian Agriculture, Trade and Commerce.
  • Specific Knowledge of U.P. regarding education, Cultural, Agricultural, Trade, Commerce, the methods of living and Social Customs.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus For paper 3 general studies 2

  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Economy
  • General Science (Role of Science and technology in the development of India including science in every day life)
  • General Mental ability.
  • Statistical Analysis, Graphs and Diagrams

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus for Optional Subjects (Paper 4,5,6,7)

There are total 16 optional subject given out of which you have  to select any  two subjects. List of that 16 subjects given below.

1. Agriculture

2. Agriculture Engineering

3. Botany

4. Chemistry

5. Chemical Engineering

6. Civil Engineering

7. Forestry

8. Geology

9. Mathematics

10. Mechanical Engineering

11. Physics

12. Statistics

13. Zoology

14. Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science

15. Horticulture

16. Environmental Science.

UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus for each Optional Subjects given below.

# UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus for Forestry Subject

Paper 1 –

  •  Silviculture-General
  •  Silviculture-Systems
  •  Silviculture Mangrove and Cold desert; Mangrove
  • Silviculture of trees
  • Agroforestry, Social Forestry, Joint Forest Management and Tribology
  • Social/Urban Forestry
  • Forest Soils, Soil Conservation Watershed Management
  • Environmental Conservation and biodiversity
  • Tree Improvement and Seed Technology

Paper 2 –

  • Forest Management and Management Systems
  • Forest Working Plan
  • Forest Mensuration and Remote Sensing
  • Surveying and Forest Engineering: Forest Surveying
  • Forest Ecology and Ethnobotany
  • Forest Resources and Utilization
  • Forest Protection & wildlife Biology
  • Forest Economics and Legislation

This is UPPSC Forest Ranger Syllabus for Forestry subject. To See Syllabus of all other optional subject Download official notification click here.

We Recommend below books for General studies.

Uppsc  forest ranger general studies 1 books.

UPPSC UP Assistant Forest Conservator & Range Forest Officer Pre. Exam Paper 1 – 2017 ” by arihant prakashan

For UPPSC forest ranger prelim general studies paper 2 use below book.

UPPSC UP Assistant Forest Conservator & Range Forest Officer Pre. Exam Paper 12- 2017 ” by arihant prakashan.

All the best


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