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IFS Main Examination 2017 Result

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) New Delhi announced written examination result 2017 for Indian Forest Services (IFS) Main Examination 2017. Click here to get complete list

Download E-Admit Card Indian Forest Services Main Examination 2017

The Union Public Service Commission UPSC New Delhi administers Indian Forest Services Main Examination 2017. The candidates who have applied to appear for this examination may download e admit card for the same from commission's website starting 9.11.2017 to 13.12.2017. Here is the download link https://upsconline.nic.in/eadmitcard/upsc_ac2/admitcard_ifs_2017/instructions.php

The exam schedule for IFS 2017 examination is given below


03-12-2017 (Sunday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
General English

03-12-2017 (Sunday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
General English

05-12-2017 (Tuesday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Botany Paper- I

05-12-2017 (Tuesday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Botany Paper- II

06-12-2017 (Wednesday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Physics Paper- I


06-12-2017 (Wednesday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Physics Paper- II

07-12-2017 (Thursday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Zoology Paper -I

07-12-2017 (Thursday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Zoology Paper -II

08-12-2017 (Friday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Mathematics Paper- I/Statistics Paper -I


08-12-2017 (Friday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Mathematics Paper- II/Statistics Paper -II


09-12-2017 (Saturday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Chemistry Paper- I

09-12-2017 (Saturday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Chemistry Paper- II

10-12-2017 (Sunday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Agriculture Paper- I/ Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- I

10-12-2017 (Sunday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Agriculture Paper- II/ Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science Paper- II

11-12-2017 (Monday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Geology Paper- I

11-12-2017 (Monday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Geology Paper- II

12-12-2017 (Tuesday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Forestry Paper- I

12-12-2017 (Tuesday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Forestry Paper- II


13-12-2017 (Wednesday)
9.00 AM to 12.00 PM
Agricultural Engineering/Civil Engineering/
Chemical Engineering /  Mechanical Engineering 
Paper -I

13-12-2017 (Wednesday)
2.00 PM to 5.00 PM
Agricultural Engineering/Civil Engineering/
Chemical Engineering /  Mechanical Engineering 
Paper -II

For more details log on to www.upsc.gov.in

IFS Question Papers, Answers and Solutions

The Indian Forest Services (IFS) Examination is administered by Union Public Service Commission for the appoint of Officers in various government departments. Here are Previous Years' Question Papers: Agricultural Engg, Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Sciences, Botany, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Forestry, English, GK Geology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Statistics, Zoology , you can download and practice as Sample Papers or take as Mock Test papers. Practice of old question papers will prove help in competing for the upcoming IFS Examination.

UPSC declares Interview schedule for IFS 2014

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) New Delhi announces Interview Schedule / Personality Test Schedule for IFS 2015. The commission office has already informed through E-Summon Letter, E-Mail and SMS at their respective addresses to all candidates qualified in IFS Main Written Examination. The IFS Personality Test is schedule on 12th February, 2015. For more details please visit; www.upsc.gov.in

UPSC extended last date for IFoS Online DAF Submission

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) India is administering authority for Indian Forest Service (IFoS) Main Examination 2014. The Candidates who have written UPSC Civil Services Preliminary Examination / CSP Test 2014 and declared qualified by the commission to appear for IFoS Main Examination 2014 are required to submit Online Detailed Application For (DAF). Last date for submission of IFoS DAF 2014 has extended now till 4 November 2014. Apply online, log on to www.upsc.gov.in

IFS Exam 2014 Syllabus

Indian Forest Service Main Examination 2014 Syllabus Compulsory Subjects

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: General English
IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: General Knowledge (GK)

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Zoology

PAPER-1

Section-A

1. Non-chordata and chordata :
(a) Classfication and relationship of varous phyla upto sub-classes; Acoelomata and Coelomata; 
Protostomes and Deuterostomes, Bilateralia and Radiata; Status of Protista, Parazoa,  Onychophora and Hemichordata; Symmetry. 

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Statistics

Paper-I
Probability :
Sample space and events, probability measure and probability space, random variable as a measurable function, distribution function of a random variable, discrete and continuous-type random variable probability mass function, probability density function, vector-valued random variable, marginal and conditional distributions, stochastic independence of events and of random variables, expectation and moments of a random variable, conditional expectation, convergence of a sequence of random variable in distribution, in probability, in p-th mean and almost everywhere, their criteria and inter-relations, Borel-Cantelli lemma, Chebyshev's and Khinchine's weak laws of large numbers, strong law of large numbers and kolmogorov's theorems, Glivenko- Cantelli  theorem, probability generating function, characteristic function, inversion theorem, Laplace transform, related uniqueness and continuity theorems, determination of distribution by its
moments. Linderberg and Levy forms of central limit theorem, standard discrete and continuous probability distributions, their inter-relations and limiting cases, simple properties of finite Markov chains.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Physics

Paper I
Section-A
1. Classical Mechanics
(a) Particle dynamics:

Centre of mass and laboratory coordinates, conservation of linear and angular momentum. The rocket equation. Rutherford scattering, Galilean transformation, inertial and non-inertial frames, rotating frames, centrifugal and Coriolis forces, Foucault pendulum.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Mechanical Engineering

Paper I
1. Theory of Machines
Kinematic and dynamic analysis of planar mechanisms. Cams, Gears and gear trains, Flywheels, Governors, Balancing of rigid rotors, Balancing of single and multicylinder engines, Linear vibration
analysis of mechnical systems (single degree and two degrees of freedom), Critical speeds and whirling of shafts, Automatic Controls, Belts and chain drives. Hydrodynamic bearings.

IFS Main Exam Syllabus: Mathematics

Paper-I
Section-A
Linear Algebra
Vector, space, linear dependance and independance, subspaces, bases, dimensions. Finite dimensional vector spaces. Matrices, Cayley-Hamiliton theorem, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, matrix of linear transformation, row and column reduction, Echelon form, eqivalence, congruences and similarity, reduction to canonical form, rank, orthogonal, symmetrical, skew symmetrical, unitary, hermitian, skew-hermitian forms their eigenvalues. Orthogonal and unitary reduction of quadratic and hermitian forms, positive definite quardratic forms.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Forestry

PAPER-I
Section A
1. Silviculture - General : General Silvicultural Principles : ecological and physiological factors influencing vegetation, natural and artificial regeneration of forests; methods of propagation, grafting techniques; site factors; nursery and planting techniques-nursery beds, polybags and maintenance, water budgeting, grading and hardening of seedlings; special approaches; establishment and tending.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Civil Engineering

PAPER-I
Part-A :
ENGINEERING MECHANICS, STRENGTH OF MATERIALS AND STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS. ENGINEERING MECHANICS :
Units and Dimensions, SI Units, Vectors, Concept of Force, Concept of particle and rigid body. Concurrent, Non Concurrent and parallel forces in a plane, moment of force and Varignon's theorem, free body diagram, conditions of equilibrium, Principle of virtual work, equivalent force system.
First and Second Moment of area, Mass moment of Inertia. Static Friction, Inclined Plane and bearings.
Kinematics and Kinetics : Kinematics in Cartesian and Polar Coordinates, motion under uniForm and
nonuniForm acceleration, motion under gravity. Kinetics of particle : Momentum and Energy principles, D' Alembert's Principle, Collision of elastic bodies, rotation of rigid bodies, simple harmonic
motion, Flywheel. 

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Chemical Engineering

PAPER-I
Section A
(a) Fluid and Particle Dynamics Viscosity of fluids. Laminar and turbulent flows. Equation of continuity and Navier-Stokes equition-Bernoulli's theorem. Flow meters. Fluid drag and pressure drop due
to friction, Reynold's Number and friction factor - effect of pipe roughness. Economic pipe diameter. Pumps, water, air/steam jet ejectors, compressors, blowers and fans. Agitation and mixing of liquids.
Mixing of solids and pastes.Crushing and Grinding - principles and equipment. Rittinger's and Bond's laws. Filtration and filtration equipment. Fluidparticle mechanics - free and hindered settling. Fluidisation and minimum fluidization velocity, concepts of compressible and incompressible flow. Transport of
Solids.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Chemistry

PAPER-I
1. Atomic structure Quantum theory, Heisenberg's uncertainty principle, Schrödinger wave equation (time independent). Interpretation of wave function, particle in one-dimensional box, quantum numbers, hydrogen atom wave functions. Shapes of s, p and d orbitals.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Botany

PAPER-I
1. Microbiology and Plant Pathology: Viruses, bacteria, and plasmids-structure and reproduction. General account of infection, Phytoimmunology. Applications of microbiology in agriculture, industry,
medicine and pollution control in air, soil and water. Important plant diseases caused by viruses,
bacteria, mycoplasma, fungi and nematodes. Mode of infection and dissemination. Molecular basis of infection and disease resistance/defence. Physiology of parasitism and control measures. Fungal toxins.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Animal Husbandry And Veterinary Science

PAPER-I
1. Animal Nutrition-Energy sources, energy, metabolism and requirements for maintenance and production of milk, meat, eggs and wool. Evaluation of feeds as sources of energy.
1.1. Trends in protein nutrition: sources of protein metabolism and synthesis, protein quantity and quality in relation to requirements. Energy protein ratios in ration.
1.2. Minerals in animal diet : Sources, functions, requirements and their relationship of the basic minerals nutrients including trace elements.
1.3. Vitamins, Hormones and Growth Stimulating, substances : Sources, functions, requirements and inter-relationship with minerals.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Agricultural Engineering

PAPER - I
SECTION A
1. Soil and Water Conservation : Scope of soil and water conservation. Mechanics and types of erosion, their causes.Mechanics and types of erosion, their causes. Rainfall, runoff and sedimentation
relationships and their measurement. Soil erosion control measures - biological and engineering including stream bank protection- vegetative barriers, contour bunds, contour trenches, contour stone
walls, contour ditches, terraces, outlets and grassed waterways. Gully control structures - temporary and permanent - design of permanent soil conservation structures such as chute, drop and drop inlet spillways. Design of farm ponds and percolation ponds. Principles of flood control-flood routing. Watershed Management - investigation, planning and implementation - selection of priority areas and water shed work plan, water harvesting and moisture conservation.Land development - leveling, estimation of earth volumes and costing. Wind Erosion process - design for shelter belts and wind brakes and their management. Forest (Conservation) Act.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: Agriculture Paper I & II

AGRICULTURE PAPER-I
Ecology and its relevance to man, natural resources, their sustainable management and conservation. Physical and social environment as factors of crop distribution and production. Climatic elements as factors of crop growth, impact of changing environment on cropping pattern as indicators of environments. Environmental pollution and associated hazards to crops, animals, and humans.

IFS Main Exam 2014 Syllabus: General Knowledge (GK)

General Knowledge including knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person who has not made a special study of any scientific subject. The paper will also include questions on Indian Polity including the political system and the Constitution of India, History of India and Geography of a nature which the candidate should be able to answer without special study.

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