APSC Assam Forest Rangers & Asst Conservator of Forests-Preparation,Syllabus & Study Materials

ASSAM FOREST Dept - forest ranger - Assam exam
 APSC Assam Forest Rangers & Asst Conservator of Forests – GK Paper Study Materials
1. Assistant Conservator of Forests (AFS- Class-I) 25 Posts Advt. Details
2. Forest Rangers (AFS – Ranger Class) 50 Posts Advt. Details

Fortunately, the exam patterns for both the exams are exactly same and most probably the syllabus are also same.


Exam Pattern

A. The written examination shall be held in the following manner:-

Compulsory subjects    Marks Type of Examination Duration
1.English (Essay & Precis writing etc.) 100 Conventional essay type 3.00 hrs
2.General Knowledge 100 OMR (MCQ type) 2.00 hrs
Optional Subjects:
Any two of the Optional Subject-
200(one paper each subject)  OMR (MCQ type)   2.00 hrs
 i. Agriculture, ii. Botany, iii. Chemistry, iv. Computer Applications/ Computer Science, v. Engineering (Agricultural/ Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical), vi. Environmental Science, vii. Forestry, viii.Geology, ix. Horticulture, x. Mathematics, xi. Physics, xii. Statistics, xiii. Veterinary Science and xiv. Zoology.

(The standard of these subjects shall be that of a Bachelor’s Degree)
Note: No candidate shall be allowed to take more than one subject from the following groups:
i. Agriculture, Agricultural Engineering & Veterinary Science.
ii. Chemical Engineering & Chemistry.
iii. Computer Applications/ Computer Science & ComputerEngineering.
iv. Electrical Engineering & Electronics Engineering.
v. Mathematics & Statistics.

Syllabus & Preparation Strategy

1. English Paper, it will be similar to APSC CC(Mains) Exam paper, Go to English Paper Link

2. General Knowledge paper, would probably covers all the sections.

Previous Year Questions – Forest Ranger 2014 – General Knowledge Qs Paper PDF 

GK Paper 2014 Questions & Analysis

Topics Study Materials, Books and Notes
Environment & Ecology Environment & Ecology e-Book PDF Just Releases

Environment Notes

History of India & Assam History of Assam – Ancient Period e-Book PDF

History of Assam – Ahom and British Period e-Book PDF

Assam History Notes & Study Materials

General Studies ( History ) Notes

History notes

Geography of India & Assam Geography of Assam e-Book PDF

Assam Geography Notes & Study Materials

General Studies (Geography) notes

Art & culture of India & Assam Assam- Art & Culture e-Book PDF
Economy of India & Assam Assam Economy – Study Materials/Notes

General Studies (Economy) notes

Economics notes

Polity of India & Assam Assam Polity Notes & Study Materials

Polity notes

Political Science notes

Current Affairs of India & Assam Current Affairs Assam

ASSAM 2018 Yearbook

Special Coverage Assam Budget 2018-19 – Highlights and Analysis

Highlights of Union Budget 2018-19

Economic Survey 2017-18 Detailed Analysis

Aptitude, Reasoning, Quants etc. Basic concept, RS Aggarwal and other sources
Optional Subjects
 i. Agriculture Syllabus, Study Materials & Ref Books
ii. Botany
iii. Chemistry
iv. Computer Applications/ Computer Science
v. Engineering (Agricultural/ Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical)
vi. Environmental Science Syllabus, Study Materials & Ref Books
vii. Forestry
ix. Horticulture
x. Mathematics
xi. Physics
xii. Statistics
xiii. Veterinary Science
xiv. Zoology


For Other Subjects, List of standard books will be updated soon….