Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment/Bharti 2020 Forest Guard (Vanrakshak) At

By | July 6, 2020

Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment 2020, OJAS Forest Bharti, Gujarat Forest Guard Vacancy, Guj Forest Vanrakshak Jobs Apply @ or Hi, Dear Gujarati people. How are you? (કેમ છે મજા માં). Today our topic is about Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment 2020. It is one of the very famous recruitment in Gujarat state as a huge number of job seekers try their luck to get a job in this department.

By joining forest guard posts, contenders will get the chance to work in the forest area of the Gujarat which will quite exciting for them. Thus, those who are looking for Latest Gujarat Govt Jobs should apply before the due date.

Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment

In order to save the trees as well as wild animals living in the forest, every year, a huge number of candidates will get appointed by the officials. Forest, Lions and other wild animals are the part of the life cycle so it must be saved before we lost it completely.

Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment 2020

Gujarat Vanrakshak Bharti
Department Name Gujarat Forest Department (ગુજરાત ફોરેસ્ટ ડીપાર્ટમેન્ટ/ ગુજરાત વન વિભાગ)
Advertisement No FOREST/202021/1
Total Vacant Posts 500 Expected
Post Name Forest Guard (Van Rakshak/ વન રક્ષક)
Kind of Job State Government Jobs
Posting Location Forest Area of Gujarat
Registration Mode On-line mode
Probation 05 years of Probation Period 
Selection Process Written Test, Physical Test & CPT
Eligibility Criteria
Age Limit
  • Minimum Age Limit: 21 Years
  • Maximum Age Limit: 40 Years
  • HSC/12th Class Pass
Application Fee
  • Rs.100/- + Rs.12/- postal charges
Selection Process
  • PST 
  • PET
  • Written Exam
  • Medical Exam
  • Document Verification
Salary Structure
  • Rs.19950/- per month for the first five years
  • Rs.5200/- to Rs.20200/- along with Rs.1800/- grade pay
Helpline Number
  • 079-23254119
  • 079-23254122
Official Website
Important Dates
Registration Starting Date Update Soon
Last Date to Apply Online Update Soon
Useful Links
Apply Online  APPLY NOW
Download Notification  DOWNLOAD

OJAS Forest Guard Vacancy 2020 Details

In the past few years, Lion’s deaths, Illegal Tree Cutting in Forest cases were in the limelight as few questions raised on authorized forest department. But right now the forest is in the safe hand as forest department recruit forest guard, bit guard, RFO, DFO posts. So, they can easily provide tight security for the future of the forest.

According to FreshersFind.Com, Gujarat Forest Dept Job Advertisement 2020 will be released soon on its official portal where job notice & Gujarat Vanrakshak Bharti Apply Online link is provided.

District Wise Vacancies
Name of Districts Vacancies
Kutch 24 vacancies
Patan 02 vacancies
Dang 23 vacancies
Valsad 24 vacancies
Surat 11 vacancies
Tapi 32 vacancies
Bharuch 17 vacancies
Vadodara 16 vacancies
Chota Udaipur 29 vacancies
Dahod 13 vacancies
Narmada 15 vacancies
Anand 03 vacancies
Ahmedabad 03 vacancies
Panchmahal 08 vacancies
Mahisagar 15 vacancies
Banaskantha 05 vacancies
Shabarkantha 18 vacancies
Arvli 04 vacancies
Gandhinagar 04 vacancies
Junagadh 34 vacancies
Gir Somnath 05 vacancies
Jamnagar 03 vacancies
Botad 01 vacancy
Surendranagar 07 vacancies
Rajkot 01 vacancy
Devbhumi Dwarka 03 vacancies
Amreli 10 vacancies
Porbandar 01 vacancy
Kheda 01 vacancy
Navsaari 02 vacancies
TOTAL  334 seats

OJAS Forest Gaurd Vanrakshak Bharti 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Interested & eligible job seekers should briefly check out the age limit, qualification, application fee, salary, etc. In addition to job notice, how to apply, important dates, exam syllabus, the selection process has been added on this page.

Age Limit (As on Cut Off Date): Job hunters age should be between 18 to 33 years of age as on cut off date. Relaxation for the reserved category will be applicable as per the government norms.

Education Qualification:

  • Those who have completed HSC/12th class or its equivalent qualification from recognized board or institute can apply for Forest Guard posts.
  • Nominees should able to write, read and speak Gujarati as well as Hindi fluently.

OJAS Gujarat Vanrakshak Salary/Pay Scale:

  • Selected candidates will get fixed the salary of Rs.19950/- per month for the first five years.
  • After that, candidates will get paid with Rs.5200/- to Rs.20200/- along with Rs.1800/- grade pay.
  • TA, DA & other admissible allowances will be paid to candidates as per the norms.

Application Fee:

  • Reserved candidates are exempted from paying any type of exam or registration charges.
  • General (Unreserved) category candidates will have to pay Rs.100/- + Rs.12/- postal charges.

Selection Process:

Written Exam (OMR Based Test)

Subject Names Percentage (%) Marks No. of Ques. Maxi. Marks Exam Duration
General Knowledge 25 % 100 ques. 200 marks 02 hours (120 minutes)
Mathematics 12.50 %
General Gujarati 12.50 %
Environmental Science 50 %

Gujarat Vanrakshak Exam Pattern 2020

S. NO Topics Marks
1 General Knowledge 25
2 General Mathematics 12.5
3 General Gujarati 12.5
4 Technical Topics 50
Total 100

Gujarat Forest Guard Exam Syllabus 2020 – Topics will be covered


General Knowledge:

  • Science & Technology.
  • Economy – India.
  • History – India & Maharashtra.
  • General Science.
  • Who’s Who?
  • Books & Authors
  • Social- Economic & Cultural Issues.
  • Sports.
  • People & Personalities.
  • Awards & Honors etc.
  • geography – India, Maharashtra & World.
  • National & International Organizations.
  • Indian Polity.
  • Important Days.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Abbreviations.

General Awareness:

  • Current Affairs – National & International.
  • Budget and Five Year Plans.
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • History.
  • Economy.
  • Scientific Research.
  • Knowledge of Current Events.
  • Sports.
  • Countries & Capitals.
  • Economy, Banking, and Finance.
  • General Politics.
  • Important Financial & Economic News.
  • Geography.
  • India and its neighboring countries.
  • Culture.

General Mathematics:

  • Tables.
  • Bar Graphs.
  • Pie – Charts.
  • Data Analysis.
  • Case lets.
  • Benefit & loss.
  • Rate.
  • Mixture.
  • Partnership.
  • Stocks & shares.
  • Clocks.
  • Surface area.
  • Volume.
  • Height & distances.
  • Simple & compound interest.
  • Permutation & combination.
  • Equations and probability.
  • Line Graphs.
  • Combined data sets.
  • Roots.
  • Probability/ Series.
  • Average.
  • Time & work.
  • Ratio.
  • Time & separation.

General Gujarati:

  • Common Vocabulary
  • Sentence Formation
  • Comprehension of passage
  • Use of Idioms & Phrases and their meaning
  • Grammar

Technical Topics:

  • Nature Knowledge
  • Environmental and Ecology Knowledge
  • Forest and Animal Science
  • Water, Land, and Forest Improvement Knowledge
  • Wood and wood industries Knowledge
  • Forest improved disciplinary knowledge

Physical Standard Test (PST)

Events Other Categories Gujarat SC/ ST Candidates
Male Female Male Female
Height 163 cms 150 cms 155 cms 145 cms
Chest 79 cms N/A 79 cms N/A
Chest (expanded) 84 cms N/A 84 cms N/A
Weight 50 kg 45 kg 50 kg 45 kg

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Events Qualifying Time & Distance
Male Candidates Female Candidates
Others Ex. Servicemen Others Ex. Servicewomen
1600 Meter Race 06.00 minutes 06.30 minutes
800 Meter Race 04.00 minutes 04.20 minutes
High Jump 04 foot & 03 inch 04 foot 03 foot 02 foot & 09 inch
Long Jump 15 foot 14 foot 09 foot 08 foot
Pull Ups Minimum 08 times Minimum 08 times
Rasha Chadh 18 foot 18 foot

Medical Test: In this test, candidates will undergo full body checkup. Those who fail to attempt or in the medical test will not be eligible to go for the further remaining test..

Interview: Nominees who clear all the above-mentioned test with minimum qualifying marks or above expected cut off marks they will be called for an interview round.

Document Verification: Nominees who come for the final verification they must bring all the original documents with 1 set in xerox format. 


Important Dates 
Notification Release Date: To be Released Soon
Official Notification/ Advertisement Availability Date: Update Soon
Online Registration Starting Date To be Announced Shortly
Closing Date for Online Submission of Applications: Update Soon
Application Fee Payment Last Date Update Soon
Fee Payment Last Date at Postoffice Update Soon
OJAS Forest Exam Call Letter/ Admit Card Release Date 10-12 days prior exam date
Gujarat Forest Guard Exam Date: Update Soon
Written Exam Result Expected Date Release Soon
Physical Examination Date: Release Soon
Final Merit List Availability Date Release Soon

Steps to Fill OJAS Gujarat Forest Guard Online Application Form 2020

  • Step 1: First of all, open the OJAS website.
  • Step 2: Find “OJAS Gujarat Van Rakshak Advt 2020” and click on it to download full advertisement.
  • Step 3: Read all the criteria, how to apply, salary and other information and then move towards the Apply Now link.
  • Step 4: Enter Educational, Personal & Contact Information.
  • Step 5: Upload your scanned photo, signature.
  • Step 6: Make the fee payment using the appropriate online method or print challan for paying the fee offline via the post office.
  • Step 7: Before confirming the form check all the details and press CONFIRM button.
  • Step 8: Download & Print the application form for future use.
Gujarat Forest Bharti Help Desk Details 
Helpline Number:  079-23254119
OJAS Helpline Number: 1800 233 5500 (Time: 09:30 AM to 06:10 PM)

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