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    Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Dear Sir,
    I want to know that is a person having B. D. S. Degree eligible for appearing in Indian Forest Services Held By UPSC or not. Please give the details regarding this.

    P. K. Rai

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    saini sahab Array
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    Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Hi

    I am really sorry to tell you that you can not give the IFS exam because for the IFS exam an candidate must have a degree in the following subjects:-

    >Animal Husbandry

    >>Agriculture

    >>Agriculture Engineering

    >>Veternary

    >>Botany

    >>Chemistry

    >>Physics

    >>Mathematics

    >>Geology


    >>Zoology

    >>Statistics

    >>Forestry


    So you can not apply for the exam because you do not have degree from any of these streams.

    Fore more:-http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    hi,
    you are not eligible for IFS exam.

    IFS exam stands for INDIAN FOREST SERVICES.

    IFS exam eligibility;-

    ---you must be passed a bachelor degree from a recognized university in the following stream;-

    ******botany

    --zoology


    ---math

    ---stat

    --physics

    ---chemistry

    --graduation in forestry, agricultural

    ---b.tech in agricultural refereeing

    ****General age limit is 21-30 years.

    ---age relaxation is given to reserved category students.

    ----you must be Indian citizen

    ----you must be physically fit.

    this exam consist a written exam;-
    paper 1-general English-300 marks

    paper 2-general knowledge-300 marks

    paper 3,4,5,6-any two papers selected from the list of optional subject-200 marks for each paper

    after clearing this exam you will be called PI test.

    personal interview-300 marks.


    for more,
    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Yes friend, BDS degree holder can apply for the Indian Forest Service exam.

    This exam is organized by the Union Public Service commission once in a year at national level.

    Qualifications for the IFS exam
    =========================

    You should be minimum graduation qualified in any branch from valid university or its equivalent.

    You can also apply in final year of graduation.

    You must be in age of 21 to 30 years.

    Age relaxation to eligible categories

    SC/ST + 5 years

    OBC + 3 years

    PH + 10 years

    You must be the citizen of India.

    If you satisfy the above criteria, you can apply for the IFS exam.

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    Cool Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Indian Forest Service Exam Eligibility Criteria's:-

    >>Nationality:- The Candidate Should be Citizen of India.

    >>Age Limits:- The Candidate Must Have attained the Age of 21.

    >>Educational Qualification:- The Candidate must hold a bachelor Degree with at least one of the Subjects (Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry,Geology or in Any Engineering Course From Recognized Univeristy

    >>Number Of Attempts:- For General Candidates 4 attempts and for SC/ST Candidates 7 Attempts and for OBC Candidates 7 attempts

    >>Physical Standards:-The Candidate must be physically fit for this examination

    If you Have This eligibility Criteria you are eligible for this examination all the best..

    Further Details Please Visit Here:-http://Upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Dear friend


    IFS stands for the Indian Forest services.This examination is conducted once every year by the UPSC.

    BDS stands for the Bachelor of dental surgery .It is a bachelor's degree in surgery.For IFS exam ,you need to have bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university with at least one of the following subjects in your graduation that are :

    >>Animal husbandry

    >>Veterinary science

    >>Geology

    >>Physics,chemistry,mathematics,statistics

    >>Forestery,agriculture and bachelor's degree in engineering.

    So friend if you have read any one of the above mentioned subjects in your graduation then you are 100% eligible for the IFS exams.

    The age limitations for this examination is as below:

    The minimum age limit is 21 years and the upper age limit depends upon the category to which you belong:

    OBC:33 years

    General:30 years

    SC/ST : 35 years.

    The no of attempts are also similar to civil services examinations that is four or general,seven for obc and no limit for sc/st respectively.

    Note: The important dates for the IFS 2013 are not yet announced ,so you should keep visiting www.upsc.gov.in for further updates.

    Hope the information helps you.If you have any further query then please leave it here.

    all the best

    aashisranjan784

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    Re: Are BDS degree holders eligible for Indian Forest Services?

    Eligibility Criteria for UPSC Indian Forest Service Examination

    A bachelor's degree in any one of the following disciplines from a recognized university

    Agriculture
    Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
    Botany
    Chemistry
    Engineering Any discipline
    Forestry
    Geology
    Mathematics
    Physics
    Statistics
    Zoology

    Age should not be less than 21 years and more than 30 years and relaxation in upper age as per government guidelines which is 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC category candidates

    Dear as for as my knowledge is concerned that there is no subject in the list which is separate under the BDS degree so that you can not apply for this examination but if you have any one subject from the list in your BDS degree then that subject can make you eligible to apply for that examination means if you have studied - Chemistry or Zoology or any other subject in your BDS degree separately then only you can apply for this examination otherwise you can not but you may apply for following examination

    Eligibility for UPSC Civil Service Examination

    A bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university and final year pursuing candidates are also eligible to apply for this examination

    Age should not be less than 21 years and more than 30 years and relaxation in upper age follows same as mentioned above

    You can apply for this examination within these dates

    Start date for online application - 05-03-2013

    Last date for online application - 04-04-2013

    Date for UPSC civil service exam - 26-05-2013

    For your satisfaction I have attached the complete official recruitment notification for civil service and forest service examination so that you should download all and prepare well for examination

    All the best

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