APPSC Forest Range Officer Notification 2024 – 37 Vacancies Info

Andhra Pradesh Forest Range Officer Vacancy 2024 Notification No.11/2024 Out: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) Vijayawada invites online applications for direct recruitment of Forest Range Officer in Andhra Pradesh Forest Service.

Online applications are invited for the recruitment of Forest Range Officers in the A.P. Forest Service. There are 37 vacancies available, with a salary scale ranging from Rs. 48,440/- to Rs. 1,37,220/-. Applicants must be between 18 to 30 years old as of July 1, 2024. Candidates are required to apply online through the APPSC Commission’s website at The application window is open from April 15, 2024, to May 5, 2024, until 11:59 PM.

APPSC Forest Range Officer Notification 2024

Job TitleForest Range Officer
Total Vacancies37
EligibilityBachelor’s Degree
Selection ProcessExamination
Registration DateFrom 15/04/2024 to 05/05/2024
Recruitment BodyAndhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC)

 APPSC Forest Range Officer Vacancy 2024:

ZoneNo of Vacancies

APPSC Forest Range Officer Salary:

The APPSC Forest Range Officer Pay Scale range is Rs. 48,440/- to Rs. 1,37,220/-.

APPSC Forest Range Officer Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit: Minimum 18 years & Maximum 30 years as on 01/07/2024. Age relaxation as per Andhra Pradesh Government rules.

Educational Qualifications:

A Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized Indian university in the following subjects: Agriculture, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Applications/Computer Science, Engineering (Agriculture/Chemical/Civil/Computer/Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical), Environmental Science, Forestry, Geology, Horticulture, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Veterinary Science, or Zoology.

Physical Standards:

For Men: Height must be at least 163 cm, Chest circumference must be 79 cm on expiration, with an expansion of at least 5 cm on full inspiration, Ability to walk 25 km in 04 hours.
For Women: Height must be at least 150 cm, Chest circumference must be 74 cm on expiration, with an expansion of at least 5 cm on full inspiration, Ability to walk 16 km in 04 hours.

APPSC Forest Range Officer Selection Process:

Candidates must appear in all papers of the Screening & Main examination. Absence in any paper will result in disqualification. Selection for the post will be based on merit in the Main Written Examination, followed by a Computer Proficiency Test (CPT).

Main Written Examination
Computer Proficiency Test (CPT)
Documents Verification

APPSC Forest Range Officer Application Fee:

The fee should be paid through Online Payment Gateway using net banking/ credit card / debit card.

Application FeeRs. 250/-
Examination FeeRs. 120/-
Reserved Categories (SC, ST, BC & Ex-Servicemen etc.)Exam Fee Exempted

How to Apply APPSC Forest Range Officer Recruitment 2024:

➢ Eligible and interested candidates are required to apply online through the APPSC Commission’s Website ( starting from 15th April 2024.

STEP-I: To apply for the post, the applicant must log in to the Commission’s Website using their registered OTPR number. First-time applicants must fill the OTPR application accurately to obtain an OTPR ID. The Commission does not take responsibility for any mistakes made by candidates. Modifications can be made by clicking the modify OTPR option.
STEP-II: After obtaining the OTPR ID, the applicant must log in with the User Name (OTPR ID) and Password. Then, click on “Online Application Submission” and select the notification number to apply.
STEP-III: The applicant needs to verify and fill in application-specific data such as Local/Non-Local status and White card details. If any details need to be changed, use the modify OTPR link.
STEP-IV: If the payment process fails, restart the payment process as mentioned in STEP-II.
STEP-V: After successful submission, corrections will be enabled after the application deadline and allowed for 7 days. Corrections can be made in the application form, except for fields affecting Name, fee, and age relaxations.

➢ The Last date for submitting online applications is 05/05/2024, up to 11:59 PM.

 APPSC Forest Range Officer 2024 Important Dates:

Opening date for Online Registration: 15/04/2024
Last date for Online Registration: 05/05/2024
Tentative month of APPSC Forest Range Officer 2024 Written Examination: Will be notified later.

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