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Government of India
03-January-2018 03:52IST
Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination,2017

On the basis of the written results of the Indian Forest Service (Main) Examination, 2017 held by the Union Public Service Commission in December, 2017, (03-12- 2017 to 13-12- 2017) the candidates with the following Roll Numbers have qualified for Personality Test.

The candidature of these candidates is provisional subject to their being found eligible in all respects. The candidates will be required to produce the original certificates in support of their claims pertaining to age, educational qualifications, community, physical handicap and other documents  such as TA Form, etc. at the time of their Personality Test. The formats of SC/ST/OBC/PH Certificates and TA Form, etc. can be downloaded from the Website of the Commission. They are, therefore, advised to keep the said documents ready with them.

The date of commencement as well as detailed programme of the Interview / Personality Test for these candidates will be uploaded shortly on the Commission’s website Personality Tests will be held in the Office of the Union Public Service Commission at Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069. The e-Summon letters will be made available on the Commission’s website. No paper Summon Letter will be issued for the Personality Test/Interview by the Commission.

At the time of filling up of Detailed Application Form (DAF), Cadre Preferences were not obtained from the candidates qualified for the IFoS (Main) Examination, 2017 as the Revised Cadre Allocation Policy was under consideration in the Government (Department of Personnel & Training) for the All India Services including the Indian Forest Service. The Government has issued the Cadre Allocation Policy on 05.09.2017, which is available on the DOP&T’s Website(i.e. In accordance with this Revised Cadre Allocation Policy, all the candidates, who have qualified for the Personality Test (Interview) of the Indian Forest Service Examination, 2017, are requested to fill up the Addendum to DAF ONLINE for submitting the Cadre Preferences. The Addendum to DAF will be available on the Commission’s Website from 10-18 January, 2018 (6:00 p.m.). If a candidate fails to submit the Addendum to DAF by last date/time, it will be considered that the candidate has no preference to make for Cadres and no request shall be entertained in this regard.

The qualified candidates, who do not receive communication regarding their Personality Test, should immediately contact the office of the Commission through letter or on Phone Nos. 011-23385271, 011-23381125, 011-23098543 or Fax No. 011-23387310, 011-23384472.


No request for change in the date and time of the Interview/ Personality Test intimated to the candidates will be entertained.

The candidates are advised to notify changes in their address, if any, to the Commission immediately through e-mail, letter or Fax.

The mark-sheets of candidates will be placed on the Commission’s Website within 15 days from the date of publication of the final result (after conducting Interview/Personality Test) and will remain available on the Website for a period of 60 days.


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