Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022: Apply for 823 Van Rakshak Posts

Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022: A notification has been issued for the new recruitment process for the posts of Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) in Gujarat. The application process for these posts will start from 01 November 2022. And last date to apply is 15 November 2022. Interested and eligible candidates who want to apply for these posts can apply online by visiting the official website A total of 823 vacancies will be filled under this recruitment process. By visiting the official website of Gujarat Forest Department, you can read the latest recruitment notification and apply online form.

Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022

Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022

Notification Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022: Apply for 823 Van Rakshak Posts
Organization Name Gujarat Forest Department
Posts Name Forest Guard (Van Rakshak)
Total Posts 823 Posts
Qualification 12th Pass
Starting date of Application 01-11-2022
Last date to Apply Online 15-11-2022
Official Website

Forest Guard Vacancy 2022:

Sr. No. Name of District Total Vacancy
01 Ahmedabad 02
02 Amreli 70
03 Anand 01
04 Aravalli 14
05 Kutch 36
06 Kheda 01
07 Gandhinagar 02
08 Gir Somnath 10
09 Chota Udaipur 47
10 Jamnagar 09
11 Junagadh 146
12 Dang 43
13 Tapi 56
14 Dahod 48
15 Narmada 37
16 Navsari 02
17 Patan 02
18 Panchmahal 38
19 Porbandar 06
20 Banaskantha 23
21 Bhavnagar 61
22 Bharuch 15
23 Mahisagar 30
24 Rajkot 01
25 Vadodara 23
26 Valsad 29
27 Sabarkantha 37
28 Surat 28
29 Surendranagar 06
Total Posts 823

Educational Qualification for Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022:

  1. Candidate should have passed Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination HSC (Standard-12) or its equivalent educational qualification recognized by Govt.
  2. Candidate should have good knowledge of Gujarati, Hindi or both languages.

Age Limit:

Age of the applicant should not be less than 18 years and not more than 34 years. The reserved category is eligible for age relaxation.

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Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022 Application Fees:

  • Unreserved category candidates have to pay application/examination fee of Rs.100/- + service charges.
  • Other candidates will not have to pay the fee.

Forest Guard Salary:

Selected candidates will be appointed with a fixed pay of Rs.19,950/- per month for the first five years.

Forest Guard Selection Process:

The selection process of the candidates will be conducted in 2 (two) phases respectively.

  1. The first phase will be a written examination conducted in OMR format with purpose-based questions.
  2. The second stage will be physical fitness test.
  3. Candidates who are successful in both the stages will have to pass the walking test.

Gujarat Forest Guard Syllabus 2022:

Written test is mandatory for recruitment. There will be 100 questions of MCQ (Multiple-choice Question) type in this written exam and all the written exam will be conducted by Optical Mark Reading (OMR) method. In the written examination, 100 questions of 2 marks each will be of total 200 marks and the duration of the examination will be 2 hours. 0.25 marks (not 0.25 % but 0.25 marks) will be deducted from the marks obtained for each wrong answer. (Negative marking will be applicable.) White ink cannot be used in the O.M.R sheet. If any candidate uses white ink in the answer to any question, negative marks will be given as wrong answer.

No. Subject Percentage
1 General knowledge 25%
2 General Mathematics 12.5%
3 Gujarati language 12.5%
4 Natural factors like environment and ecology. Botany, Wildlife, Water, Soil, Medicinal Plants, Wood and Wood Based Industries, Geographical Factors 50%
Total 100%

Physical Standard:

For Male Candidate:

વર્ગ ઉંચાઇ ફુલાવ્યા વગર છાતી ફુલાવેલ છતી વજન
અનુસૂચિત જનજાતિ 155 સેમી 79 સેમી 84 સેમી 50
અનુસૂચિત જનજાતિ સિવાયના 163 સેમી 79 સેમી 84 સેમી 50
છાતીનો ફુલાવો ઓછામાં ઓછો 5 (પાંચ) સેન્ટીમીટર હોવો જરૂરી છે.

For Female Candidate:

વર્ગ ઉંચાઇ વજન
અનુસૂચિત જનજાતિ 145 સેમી 45
અનુસૂચિત જનજાતિ સિવાયના 150 સેમી 45

Physical Ability Test:

પુરુષ ઉમેદવાર માટે:

શારીરિક ક્ષમતા કસોટીની વિગત સમય અને માપ
માજી સૈનિક સિવાય માજી સૈનિક
1600 મીટર દોડ 6:00 મિનિટ 6:30 મિનિટ
ઊંચો કૂદકો 4 ફુટ 3 ઇંચ 4 ફુટ
લાંબો કુદકો 15 ફુટ 14 ફુટ
પુલઅપ્સ (હથેળી પોતાની બાજુ રહે તે રીતે) ઓછામાં ઓછા 8 વખત ઓછામાં ઓછા 8 વખત
રસ્સા ચઢ 18 ફુટ 18 ફુટ

મહિલા ઉમેદવાર માટે:

શારીરિક ક્ષમતા કસોટીની વિગત સમય અને માપ
માજી સૈનિક સિવાય માજી સૈનિક
800 મીટર દોડ 4 મિનિટ 4:20 મિનિટ
ઊંચો કૂદકો 3 ફુટ 2 ફુટ 9 ઇંચ
લાંબો કુદકો 9 ફુટ 8 ફુટ

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How to Apply for Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022?

Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022 Notification:

Gujarat Forest Department has invited online applications for the recruitment of forest guard posts. Eligible candidates can apply for the vacancies on the official website till November 15, 2022. Read Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2022 Official Notification for more information.