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AP Forest Department Notification 2018:800 FRO,FBO,FSO & ABO Vacancies.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018:Andhra pradesh Forest Department is One of the main Administrative Division of Govt of Andhra Pradesh.the core aim is to protect,conserve and manage forests in AP.It is managed by the chief Conservator of Forest.It has 12 Territorial Circles and 43 Divisions.

Candidates having interest in joining in Andhra Pradesh Forest Department have to take the examination conducted by  AP Forest Department.the Department  has  released  a schedule for the notification to fill up 500 posts such as Forest Range Officer,anger Forest Beat Officers, Forest Section Officers and Assistant Section Officers.the No.of Jobs,Eligibility Criteria ,Syllabus,Exam Pattern and other Important details are mentioned below.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018:Post details.

Name of the Department:Andhra Pradesh Forest Department.

Notification:FRO,FBO,ASO &  ABO

No.of Vacancies: 800

Website of the Department:Andhra Pradesh Forest Department

Start date for Submission of application:Update soon.

Last date for applying application:Update soon.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018:Andhra Pradesh Forest Department is in plan to fill up Forest Range Officers,Forest Beat Officer,Forest section Officer and Assistant Beat Officer.the notification date and application process date is still yet to be released.however, the Schedule for the same has been released.after getting approval from the Govt of AP,the official notification will be  Candidates who wish to apply these vacancies have to visit the Official website regularly to get information of the notification.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018 Category wise Positions:

The Department of Forest,AP had sent about 1000 positions to the Govt of AP for clearance.however,the Government of Andhra Pradesh has sanctioned only 800 positions.those vacancies are as follows.

  1. Forest Beat Officers ( FBO )-146 jobs.
  2. Assistant Beat Officers ( ASO )- 685 jobs.
  3. Forest Section Officers ( FSO )-101 jobs.
  4. Forest Range Officer( FRO )-20 jobs.

Total No.of Posts to be filled in the AP Forest Department are 800.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018-Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualifications:

For Forest Range Officer,Aspirant must possess Bachelor’s Degree from Mathematics or Physics or Chemistry or Botany or Zoology or Agriculture or Forestry or Computer Application or Engineering in Agriculture/Chemical/Civil/Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical or Horticulture or Veterinary Science.

For Forest Section Officer,One should have Graduation from Physics or Chemistry or Mathematics or Botany or Zoology or Statistics or Geology or Agriculture or Forestry from a recognised University/Institute.

For Forest Beat Officer,A candidate must have passed Intermediate or Its Equivalent from a recognised Board/Institute.

For Assistant Beat Officer, A Applicant must have passed SSC or its equivalent from a recognised Board/Institute.

Age Limit:

For all the above mentioned Positions,Applicant should be between 18 years and 30 years.However,Age relaxation is applicable as per the norms.

Age relaxation is as follows

SC/ST/OBC Category Candidates will get age relaxation upto 5 years.

Physically Handicapped (PH) Category candidates get 10 years of age relaxation.

Those who worked in NCC will get 3 years age relaxation.

3 years of age relaxation is applicable for Ex-servicemen.

Five years of age relaxation for A.P. State Government Employees (Employees of Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board , Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation , Corporations, Municipalities  are not eligible),however, Retrenched temporary employees in the State Census Department with a minimum of 6 months service will get 3 years of age relaxation.

Physical Standards:

It’s okay if you don’t know about Physical Standards,use this site to know all the stuff that you need to to get into these vacancies.One must have minimum Physical Standards that’s as follows.

For Male Candidates:

Applicant’s Height should be more than 163 cms.

Chest should be 79 cms without expansion, while it should be 84 cms with expansion.

For Female Candidates:

Applicant’s Height must be more than 150 cms.

Chest should be 74 cms without expansion,while it should be 79 cms with expansion.

AP Forest department notification 2018-Application Procedure.

Eligible and desirous Applicants can apply online on the official website of the AP Forest Department.before applying,You must keep in mind that you have to log on AP Forest website and go through the complete notification and then apply.

Important steps that you need to know for Registration.

Log on the official website of AP Forest Department @

Click on “Registration” and then you will be navigated to registration page.

Fill in all the information and click on “submit” button  and then you will get “Username”and “Password”‘

Make sure keep these two  Username and Password  for future use.

Steps to apply online application:

Visit the Official Portal .

Click on the relevant notification.

Click on an Application form and fill in all the information carefully.

Upload Photos and signature and make the application fee.

Make sure the information that you give is correct.

Take print out for future use.

The Selection of the Candidates:

Different posts have different scheme of examination.for example,Forest Range Officer have one kind of Scheme of examination,while Forest Section officer consists another kind of examination.

If you want more on the Syllabus and Exam Pattern,log on to the official portal of AP Forest.

It Comprises three stages-Written Examination,Physical Standards,Walking test and Medical Examination.

Take a look at these stages at this moment.

Written Examination:

It is the first step to avail this  chance to get into the job. Generally,It contains Three main Papers-Essay-General Knowledge-Mathematics.

The Applicants who completes the Written Examination will further go to the next level of Physical standards which is common in AP Forest jobs.

Physical Standards:

It is main and most tricky step that Aspirants need to complete to go to the next level.those who qualify in the written examination need to complete 25 KM in 4 hours for Men,16 KM  in 4 hours for Women.

Medical Examination:

It is conducted as per notification.

AP Forest Department Notification 2018: Syllabus.


You need to write an Essay within 1 hour for 20 marks in Telugu as well as English whatever medium you like to choose.

Paper-2-General Knowledge:

It comprises the Objective question paper for 100 marks.each one carries one mark.Duration of the examination is 90 minutes.

Current Affairs-National and International

History of India focused on Andhra pradesh.

Geography of India and Geography of AP.

Indian Polity.

Science and Technology.

Indian Economy focussed on Andhra Pradesh Economy.



It contains Objective questions for 100 marks.each one carries one mark.the duration of the exam is for 90 minutes.


Profit and Loss

Time and Distance

Time and Work

Simple and Compound Interest


Ratio and Proportion


Number Systems

Data Interpretation


H.C.F. and L.C.M.

Problems on Trains

Problems on Ages

Boats and Streams

Mixture and Allegation








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