PSSSB Forest Guard 2022- Exam Date, Admit Card, Updates

PSSSB Forest Guard 2022- Exam Date, Admit Card, Updates

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Nov 8, 2022
PSSSB Forest Guard call letter 2022 has been released on PSSSB website. The exam shall be held on 13 November. Candidates can check the Forest guard admit card release date, syllabus, exam pattern, cut off and updates here.
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PSSSB Forest Guard admit card 2022 has been officially released by PSSSB on its official website. Candidates who have filled the application form for it can appear for the Forest Guard exam on 13 November 2022. It is mandatory to carry the print out of the call letter to appear for the exam.

The selection process for PSSSB Forest Guard exam is done through two stages consisting of a written and physical efficiency test. The PSSSB Forest Guard apply online link was active from 19 May to 8 July 2022 for 204 vacancies. The candidates should also note that they must have knowledge of the Punjabi language to appear in the exam. Check out the important details for PSSSB Forest Guard exam 2022 such as notification, syllabus, exam date, salary, eligibility, and more! 

Important Dates
Exam Date  -Nov 13, 2022

PSSSB Forest Guard 2022 Latest Updates

PSSSB has released the PSSSB Forest Guard admit card 2022 for the written exam. Candidates who had been waiting for the call letter can download the admit car and appear for the written exam date which is on 13 November 2022. 

PSSSB Forest Guard notification was released on 11 May 2022 and the application link was active till 8 July 2022. After the written test is done selected candidates will call for a physical efficiency test which is the final round of selection. To excel in PSSSB Forest Guard exam candidates should do effective preparation. For this, PSSSB Forest Guard Syllabus is of great benefit for because it let you cover the whole subject. 

Latest Updates:

  • 8 November 2022: PSSSB has released the PSSSB Forest Guard Admit Card 2022 on its website.
  • 21 September 2022: PSSSB Forest Guard exam date has been released for the written exam.

PSSSB Forest Guard Exam Date 2022

With the help of PSSSB Forest Guard exam date, it will be easy for candidates to strategize their preparation and execute accordingly. Thus, below you will find all important dates regarding the PSSSB Forest Guard exam 2022.

PSSSB Forest Guard Exam Events

Important Dates

PSSSB Forest Guard Notification Release

11th May 2022

Application Form 2022 Release Date

19th May 2022

Application Form Last Date

8th July 2022 (Extend)

PSSSB Forest Guard Admit Card 2022 Date

8 November 2022

PSSSB Forest Guard Exam Date 2022

13 November 2022

Result Date 

To be Notified

PSSSB Forest Guard Recruitment 2022 Notification

Punjab Subordinate Service Selection Board (PSSSB) will release the exam date soon for the 204 vacancies. Earlier, the authority released the application form that was active from 9 May to 8 July 2022 for the post of Forester, Forest Guard, and Deputy Ranger.

The candidates can also download the PSSSB Forest Guard notification pdf by visiting the official website of PSSSB or through the direct link given below. The notification consists of all the information that is needed to be known by any aspirant. The candidates will be selected for PSSSB Forest Guard posts through a two-exam process, a written and typing test. PSSSB has not released the PSSSB Forest Guard exam date 2022 yet.

PSSSB Forest Guard notification 2022 includes all the important details regarding the exam such as vacancy, syllabus, pattern, salary, and selection process. You can download the PSSSB Forest Guard notification pdf 2022 by clicking on the link given below. 

Download PSSSB Forest Guard Notification PDF

What is the PSSSB Forest Guard Exam?

PSSSB Forest Guard exam is a state-level exam conducted by the PSSSB to recruit intermediate candidates for the post of Forest Ranger, Forester, and Forest Guard. The PSSSB Forest Guard exam will be conducted for 80 marks and consist of 5 subjects i.e.English, General Knowledge/General Awareness, Mathematics, Basic Computer, and Mental Aptitude of 80 marks in MCQs format.

PSSSB Forest Guard Vacancy 2022

The PSSSB Forest Guard vacancy is released along with the notification pdf. The post determines the cut off and the chances of the candidates getting selected. Earlier, a total of 204 vacancies were announced for the PSSSB Forest Guard exam. Candidates can steer post-wise PSSSB Forest Guard vacancies given below:

Name of Post 

Number of Vacancies

Forest Ranger

02

Forester

02

Forest Guard

200

Total

204

PSSSB Forest Guard Eligibility 2022

To apply for the PSSSB Forest Guard 2022 exam, candidates must make sure to match the PSSSB Forest Guard eligibility criteria as described by the officials in order to avoid the chances of rejection. The eligibility for PSSSB Forest Guard is primarily based on 2 factors, educational qualification, and age limit. We have mentioned the PSSSB Forest Guard eligibility criteria for candidates in detail.

PSSSB Forest Guard Age Limit

The age limit for PSSSB Forest Guard is between 18 years to 37 years. However, the upper age limit of the candidates differs category-wise. The candidates who belong to the reserved categories will be permitted upper age limit relaxation as per the Government of India.

PSSSB Forest Guard Educational Qualification

The candidate who is applying for PSSSB Forest Guard recruitment 2022 must have completed their 12th from a recognized school.

Knowledge of Punjabi Language

According to guidelines provided by the Punjab government, candidates should have a good command of the Punjabi language, they should write and speak Punjabi in order to get selected for the PSSSB Forest Guard recruitment 2022.

PSSSB Forest Guard Apply Online

PSSSB Forest Guard application form 2022 was released on the official website of PSSSB which was available from 19 May to 8 July 2022. Candidates need to follow the instructions and check the below-given link to fill out the PSSSB Forest Guard apply online form 2022:

Apply Online For PSSSB Forest Guard 2022 Exam

How to apply online for the PSSSB Forest Guard 2022?

Follow the steps mentioned below on how to apply online for PSSSB Forest Guard application form 2022.

  • Go to the official website of PSSSB.
  • You can find the direct link to the ‘Registration Form’ on this page.
  • After successful registration, you will be assigned an ‘Application Number’. 
  • Then, log in PSSSB Forest Guard using the assigned details to proceed with the application process.
  • Upload scanned copies of your passport size photograph’ and ‘signature’ in the prescribed file size, dimensions, and file format (preferably JPG/JPEG format).
  • In the payment gateway, pay the requisite application fee through online or offline mode.
  • After a successful payment, you will receive a confirmation message to your registered email address and mobile number.
  • Take out at least 2 printouts of the confirmation page and keep it secured for future reference.

PSSSB Forest Guard Application Fees

The category-wise application fee for the PSSSB Forest Guard exam has been provided below.

Category

Application Fee

General/ OBC

Rs.1000

SC/ST/PWD/Female

Rs. 250

Ex-servicemen & Dependent Candidates

Rs. 200

PSSSB Forest Guard Selection Process

PSSSB Forest Guard selection process is based on the following stages. A candidate needs to qualify for each stage to be appointed to the post of Forest Guard. 

Stage 1: Written Exam

Stage 2: Physical Efficiency Test

Stage 3: Documentation Process

Stage 4: Medical Test

Marks obtained in the written exam are used only for screening out candidates for the document verification exam.

PSSSB Forest Guard Admit Card 2022

Students who will apply successfully for the PSSSB Forest Guard exam 2022 will be able to download the admit card from the official website of PSSSB once it is announced. Alternatively, you can also download the PSSSB Forest Guard call letter from Byjus Exam Prep also. All you need is login credentials to be able to download the PSSSB Forest Guard admit card.

PSSSB Forest Guard Exam Pattern 2022

PSSSB Forest Guard exam pattern consists of a written test, physical efficiency test, document verification, and medical test that is explained below in the table. PSSSB Forest Gaurd exam pattern 2022 marking scheme is different for the written exam, physical efficiency test, document verification, and medical test. We have explained to you the exam pattern for all below separately. 

PSSSB Forest Guard Exam Pattern for Written Exam

PSSSB Forest Guard Subjects 

Total Marks

Duration

English Language

10

2 Hours

General Knowledge/ Awareness

25

Mathematics

20

Basis Computer

10

Mental Aptitude

15

PSSSB Forest Guard Physical Efficiency Test

The candidates who qualify for the PSSSB Forest Guard written exam shall be called to appear for the physical efficiency test. 

Event

Male 

Female

Height

163 cm

150 cm

Chest

79 cm (unexpanded)

84 cm (expanded)

74 cm (unexpanded)

79 cm (expanded)

Race/Walk

13 Km in 1/2 hrs

8 Km in 1/2 hrs

PSSSB Forest Guard Syllabus 2022

PSSSB Forest Guard syllabus 2022 will be released by Punjab Subordinate Services Selection Board (PSSSB) on the official website. The exam is divided into 4 parts: the written exam, physical efficiency test, document verification, and medical test. Candidates should ensure that they are familiar with the topics, which include all details about the detailed syllabus. Having the PSSSB Forest Guard syllabus pdf on hand helps you prepare at any time and from anywhere.

PSSSB Forest Guard Subjects

Topics

English Language

Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Vocabulary, Grammar, Para Jumbles, One-word substitution, Correct use of Tenses, Transformation of Sentences, Use of Verbs-Main, Auxiliary and Modals, Use of Conditionals, Sentence Structure, Direct and Indirect Speech, Active and Passive Voice, Synonyms, Antonyms, Homonyms, Idioms, and Phrasal Verbs

General Knowledge/ Awareness

National and International News, Culture, Economics, General Polity and the Indian Constitution, History, Sports, Defense, Recent Appointments, Resignations and Obituaries, Current Affairs

Mathematics

Binomials and Polynomials, Conversion of Length and Mass Units, Fractions, HCF and LCM, Identifying & Formulating Rules, Integers and their Properties, Multiples & Factors, Number System, Percentages, Place Value and Symbols, Prime Factorization, Prime Numbers, Profit and Loss, Quadratic and Linear Equations, Rational Numbers, Ratio and Proportion, Simple, Compound Interest, Whole Numbers, Word Problems, Word Related Problems, Work, Time, Distance, and Velocity

Basic Computer

Basic Computer Terminology, Basic Internet Knowledge & Protocols, Computer Abbreviation, Computer Applications Security, Computer Hardware Parts & Controls, Computer Tools, Database Management System, History of Computer, Internet Basics, Network Basics, Number System, Operating System, Parts of Computer, Peripherals with their Functions, Software Names and their Uses

Mental Aptitude

Algebra and Averages, Blood Relations, Clocks and Calendar, Equations, Functions, Geometry, HCF and LCM, Mixtures and Allegations, Number System, Percentages, Permutation & Combination, Profit and Loss, Series and Progression, Time, Distance, and Speed, Work

How to prepare for PSSSB Forest Guard Exam?

To prepare for PSSSB Forest Guard exam 2022, candidates must schedule a study plan as per the syllabus and time left accordingly, Begin your PSSSB Forest Guard preparation and utilize the preparation material mentioned below:

  • Aspirants must practice PSSSB Forest Guard previous year question papers for a better understanding of the exam pattern. The PSSSB Forest Guard previous year question also provides reliable self-assessment and adequate revision before the exam. Solve all the old year PSSSB Forest Guard question papers to ensure that you are well prepared before the exam.
  • Attempt a free PSSSB Forest Guard test series to define the usability and gain insights into gaps in your exam preparation. PSSSB Forest Guard test series was created after research of the exam pattern and covers the entire syllabus. Solving numerous test series provides better retention and better score in the exam.

PSSSB Forest Guard Answer Key 2022

The PSSSB Forest Guard answer key 2022 will be available on the official website of the PSSSB. The candidates who will appear for the written exam will be able to download the PSSSB Forest Guard answer key pdf from the direct link that will be available here. Further, candidates can also raise an objection in case they have a query.

PSSSB Forest Guard Result 2022

After the announcement of the PSSSB Forest Guard answer key, the authorities will release the PSSSB Forest Guard Result 2022. Candidates who will obtain the cut off marks in the written exam will be able to appear for the next stage of the selection process.

PSSSB Forest Guard FAQs

  • PSSSB Forest Guard exam is conducted by the PSSSB. It is a state-level exam that includes 2 stages: a written test and physical efficiency test. Written test compromise 5 subjects: English, General Knowledge/ Awareness, Mathematics, Basis Computer, and Mental Aptitude. Under PSSSB Forest Guard post candidates are recruited for Forest Ranger and Forester posts.

  • PSSSB Forest guard notification 2022 has been released on the official website along with the application form and other relevant details of PSSSB Forest Guard exam such as exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, and many more. You can also download the PSSSB Forest Guard exam notification pdf 2022 from below

    PSSSB Forest Guard exam notification PDF

  • Candidates can fill out the PSSSB Forest Guard recruitment 2022 online application form on the official website of PSSSB. Follow these steps to successfully fill out the  PSSSB Forest Guard form 2022:

    • Visit the official website and register yourself on the PSSSB.
    • Log in using the credentials you have created. and start filling out the form with your details.
    • Click 'Submit' and pay the application fee.
    • Now, finally, click on 'Submit' for the final submission and take a print out of the form.
  • PSSSB has released the PSSSB Forest Guard 2022 exam date. The written exam has been scheduled for 13 November 2022. You can kickstart your preparations for the upcoming exam and draft an effective study plan through PSSSB Forest guard syllabus.

  • PSSSB Forest Guard eligibility are disclosed along with the notification PDF. Only candidates fulfilling the PSSSB Forest Guard eligibility norms will be allowed to participate in the recruitment process. Following are the PSSSB Forest Guard eligibility norms:

    • The minimum age limit to appear for the PSSSB Forest Guard exam is 18 and the maximum age limit is 39.
    • A 12th pass candidate is eligible for this post.
  • PSSSB Forest Guard selection is based on two different stages. Only the candidates cracking all the stages with sufficient cut off marks will be shortlisted for their desired post by the officials of the PSSSB. The different stages of the PSSSB Forest Guard recruitment are as follows:

    • Phase 1 - Written Exam
    • Phase 2- Physical Efficiency Test
    • Phase 3- Document Verification
    • Phase 4 - Medical Exam
  • There are a total of PSSSB Forest Guard vacancies i s 204. Each post have different vacancies such as Forest Ranger - 02, Forester - 02 and Forest Guard - 200 vaccines. Knowing the vacancy ensures that candidates are aware of the level of competition to expect in the exam.

  • The PSSSB Forest Guard admit card 2022 will be released 15-20 days before the exam. You can download PSSSB Forest Guard admit card from the official website or to save time, you can visit this link below to download your hall ticket. The credentials mentioned on the PSSSB Forest Guard admit card 2022 are as follows: 

    • Exam Date
    • Exam venue
    • Exam center name
    • Exam reporting time
    • At the backside of your admit card, a few instructions will be given. Go through them thoroughly.
  • No, PSSSB only accepts online applications for Forest Guard vacancies. Candidates can apply online for the PSSSB Forest Guard 2022 exam on the official PSSSB website. There is no provision to apply for the PSSSB  Forest Guard exam in offline mode.

  • Yes, Candidates from other states can also apply for PSSSB Forest Guard recruitment but they must clear 12th from recognized schools, fall under age limit between 18- 39 years and can write & read Punjabi language.

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