UPSSSC Forest Guard 2021 [Postponed]: Exam Date, Admit Card, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

UPSSSC Forest Guard 2021 [Postponed]: Exam Date, Admit Card, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Mar 25, 2021UPSSSC Forest Guard 2021 exam postponed. Check here the details required to apply for UPSSSC Forest Guard recruitment 2020.
UPSSSC Forest Guard 2021 exam postponed. Check here the details required to apply for UPSSSC Forest Guard recruitment 2020.
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UPSSSC Forest Guard Latest Updates 2021

UPSSSC has postponed the Forest Guard and Wildlife Guard (General Selection) Competitive Examination-2019. Thre revised new exam dates for UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam 2021 will be announced soon. The exam was scheduled for 04 April 2021. 


UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam Date 2021 is for the Forest Guard and Wild Life Guard Recruitment 2019 Notification. Candidates must note the change in the exam date along with some changes that were introduced in the exam pattern. You can check the latest news below. The UPSSSC will conduct the recruitment exam for 655 Post of Forest Guard and Wild Life Guard. 

UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam Date 2021 Notice, Download PDF

Latest Updates:

  • 24 March 2021: UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam 2021 postponed. 
  • 03 February 2021: UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam Date 2021 announced. The exam will be conducted on 04 April 2021.
  • 02 March 2020: UPSSSC Forest Guard rejection list was rolled out by the officials. A total of 1705 applications has been rejected due to various factors.
  • 31st Oct 2019: UPSSSC Forest Guard Notice regarding a change in exam pattern released. Read More

UPSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021

UPSSSC Forest Guard Vacancy 2019-20 has been discharged for the post of Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) and Wildlife GuardUttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission (UPSSSC) has released the UPSSSC Forest Guard recruitment 2019-20 notification for a complete of 655 vacancies. The online application for the post of UPSSSC Forest Guard has been closed now. The last date to use for the UPSSSC Forest Guard vacancy was 8th August 2019. This is an immense opportunity for students with a decent pay scale. Check below important dates, eligibility criteria, syllabus, pattern, admit card, salary, selection process, & vacancy details of UPSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2021.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Notification, Download PDF

UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam Dates 2021

Below we will get the UPSSSC Forest Guard exam date 2021as well as other important dates as released under the UP Forest Guard Recruitment official notification. This way it will become easy to streamline your exam preparation and plan accordingly.

Exam Events

Exam Date

UPSSSC Forest Guard Online Form Start Date

18 July 2019

Last Date to Apply Online

 08 August 2019

Last Date to Make Corrections

16 August 2019

UPSSSC Forest Guard Admit Card 2021

10-15 days prior to exam date

UPSSSC Forest Guard Exam Date 2021 (for the 2019 notification)

04 April 2021 (postponed)


UP Forest Guard Vacancy 2021

A total of 655 UPSSSC Forest Guard vacancy has been released along with the official notification (2019) PDF. Below we have shared the detailed category-wise UP Forest guard vacancy 2021 for your reference:


Forest Guard Vacancy

Wildlife Guard Vacancy
















UP Forest Guard Eligibility Criteria

UPSSSC has shared the eligibility criteria within the official notification. Candidates interested in applying for the post of Forest Guard must check out the detailed UPSSSC forest guard eligibility criteria shared below:

Age Limit: - The minimum age limit of the candidate is 18 years and the maximum age should not be more than 40 years.

Educational Qualification: - The minimum qualification required for the post is intermediate, a candidate must have passed class 12th from either UP board or any other government recognised board.

Physical Qualification: -



Male Candidates

Females Candidates


General/ OBC/ SC

168 cm




160 cm



General/ OBC/ SC

84 cm

45 to 58 Kgs



82 cm

UPSSSC Forest Guard Apply Online

UPSSSC Forest Guard apply online link has been closed at the official website. The last date to submit the UP Forest Guard application form was 08th August 2019. We already updated you with the direct link to apply online for UPSSSC Forest Guard recruitment 2021 earlier. Hopefully, you would have applied before the last date in order to apply for your desired post.

Steps to apply online for UPSSSC Forest Guard

  • Visit the official website of UPSSSC.
  • Click on the link to "apply online for UP Forest Guard recruitment 2019".
  • Now, UP Forest Guard application form with accurate details.
  • Before submitting the application form make sure to cross-check all the details.
  • Upload the scanned photograph and signature image.
  • Now submit the UP forest Guard application form.
  • Lastly, pay the requisite application fee.
  • Don't forget to print the application receipt for future use.

Application Fee

Candidates who are applying for the UP Forest Guard have to pay a requisite amount of application fee according to the category. The application fee for UPSSSC application form can be paid online only as no other mode of submission of application would not be accepted. Below are category-wise details of UP Forest Guard application fee:




₹ 185


₹ 95


₹ 25

UP Forest Guard Selection Process

The UP forest Guard recruitment 2021 selection process of the candidate is based on the 3 different stages, where the candidate has to clear the first stage then only he/she will be allowed to participate in the next. The selection stages of the UP Forest Guard Recruitment are as follows:

  • Stage 1: Written Test
  • Stage 2: Physical Measurement Test
  • Stage 3: Physical Efficiency Test

Physical Efficiency Test

If the candidates fail to fulfil any of the procedure then the selection under UP Forest Guard recruitment of his/her will be cancelled by the department.



Time Limit

With Weight


25 Kms

4 hours

10 Kilograms


14 Kms

UPSSC Forest Guard Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2021

With the release of the official exam notice, UPSSSC has introduced some major changes in the UPSSC Forest Guard Exam Pattern 2019. From now, the question paper will contain 200 questions for 200 marks i.e. 1 mark for every correct answer. Also, there is a negative marking of 1/4th mark for every wrong answer. Below is the detailed UPSSC Forest Guard Exam Pattern 2021




Time Duration

Hindi Insight & Writing Ability



2 hours 30 minutes

General Knowledge



General Intelligence Test






UP Forest Guard Syllabus

Hindi Insight & Writing Ability

  • Knowledge of Hindi
  • Writing ability (from class 12th of UP Board or equivalent)

General Knowledge

  • Environment knowledge
  • Current events
  • Facts
  • History and geography
  • Scientific aspects

General Intelligence Test

  • Instructions
  • Consistent
  • Conclusions
  • Relationships
  • Similarities
  • Actions

UPSSSC Forest Guard Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021

UP Forest Guard Salary

UP Forest Guard salary for the candidates selected under the desired post is ₹ 5200-20200 with a grade pay of ₹ 1900. However, the forest guard is also entitled to several other benefits & allowances.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Admit Card

The admit card for the UPSSSC Forest Guard exam will be released on the official site of UP board within 10-15 days prior to the exam date. Candidates can download the UP forest guard admit card with the help of a registration number and password. We will post the direct link to download the admit card as soon as it is out.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Admit Card 2021

Steps to download UP Forest Guard Admit Card

  • Visit the official website of UP Forest Guard.
  • Click on the link to "download UP Forest Guard admit card", at homepage.
  • Now, enter the required details such as the registration number and DOB.
  • Now click on the submit button.
  • Your UP Forest Guard admit card will appear on the next tab.
  • Save and download two copies of UPSSSC Forest Guard admit card 2021.

UPSSSC Forest Guard Result

UP Forest Guard Result 2021 link will be available 20-25 days after the successful completion of the exam. Candidates those who will appear in the exam, can view their result with the help of registration details such as registration number and password. Nonetheless, for your benefit, we will refresh you with the immediate connect to download the UPSSSC Forest Guard result 2021 when the link is formally accessible.

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  • UP Forest Guard exam date 2021 has been announced . The exam will be conducted on 04 April 2021

  • Candidates who fulfil the required eligibility criteria described in the official notification will be eligible to participate in the UPSSSC Forest Guard 2021 exam.

  • Yes, candidates from different states are eligible to apply for UP Forest Guard recruitment 2021.

  • The full form of UPSSSC is Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Service Selection Commission. It is the new board responsible for conducting recruitment examination and selection in the UP state.

  • To join the forest Guard Post, you must appear for the written examination and qualify the same.

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