TNFUSRC Recruitment 2023: 1161 Forest Guard & Forester Jobs; Apply Online

TNFUSRC Recruitment 2023 Notification for Tamil Nadu Forest Guard, Forester & Forest Watcher 1161 Vacancies Released Soon to Apply Online TN Forest Application Form at

TN Forest Department Recruitment 2022-23 Details: Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee Latest Job Advertisement No. 01/2023 has been released to hire 12th pass candidates. TNFUSRC invites Online Applications for Direct Recruitment of Forest Guard (FG), Forester, Forest Watcher & Forest Guard with Driving Licence (FGDL) Vacancies in Tamil Nadu Forest Department. According to the notification, total 1161 Vacancies are going to be filled by the TNFUSRC authorities. Candidates must note that 14th Feb 2020 is the last date to apply online Tamil Nadu Forest Guard Vacancy 2023 Application Form.

Here TNFUSRC Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria, Selection Process, Important Dates, Pay Scale, Exam Fee, etc. related complete information is available in the following passages. Guys, we have furnished a direct link to download TNFUSRC Forest Guard Notification 2023 PDF and TNFUSRC Apply Online Link at the bottom of this web page.

TNFUSRC Recruitment 2023 Notification | TN Forest Guard & Forester Vacancies Apply Online

Hello! TNFUSRC Latest Recruitment to fill up 227 Forest Guard Posts & 93 FG with Driving Licence Posts has finally started at the official website. Interested and eligible candidates need to apply through a concerned website only. TNFUSRC Forest Guard Online Application shall start from 25-01-2020 and will be available upto 14-02-2020. Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee Online Application Form link will be disabled after the closing date of submission. As per Educational Qualifications & Age Limit for TNFUSRC Openings 2023, age in the range of 21 to 30 years with qualifications like HSC pass are essential.

TNFUSRC Recruitment Notification & Online Application Form

Those candidates applying for Forest Recruitment in Tamil Nadu should ensure that they fulfil all the conditions for eligibility to examination. Just before applying online, candidates are requested to go through TNFUSRC Information Brochure from an official website ( link given below and read all instructions carefully. For 320 TN Forest Jobs Notification Highlights, kindly have a look at the below table.

TN Forest Guard Recruitment 2023: Advertisement Overview

Organization Name: Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee
Rectt. Advt. No.: N/A
Post Names: 1) Forest Guard
2) Forest Guard with Driving Licence
3) Forester
4) Forest Watcher
Total Vacancies: 1161 vacancies (approx.)
Department Name: Tamil Nadu Forest Department
Apply Mode: Online mode
Registration Dates: Will be intimated in due course
Online Exam Dates: Will be intimated in due course
Qualifications: 12th pass
Age Limitation: 21-30 years
Selection Stages: Online Test, Endurance Test & PST
Job Posting: Anywhere in TN State
Official Website

TNFUSRC Vacancy 2023: Details

Candidates can check out the detailed distribution of TN Forest Vacancies from the below table as we have shared Category wise & Post wise:-

Post Code No. Name of the Posts Total Vacancies Category Names
02 FOREST GUARD (FG) 227 70 60 08 46 33 07 03
03 FOREST GUARD WITH DRIVING LICENCE (FGDL) 93 00 39 02 26 21 04 01
Total No. of Vacancies ⇒ 320 70 99 10 72 54 11 04

Eligibility Criteria for TNFUSRC Forest Guard Jobs 2023

AGE LIMIT: For Tamil Nadu Forest Dept Jobs Opening, those who want to apply must have their age (as on 01st July 2019) as per criteria as shown below in a table.

Sr. No. Category Names Minimum Age Limit Maximum Age Limit
01. General/ Unreserved 21 years 30 years
02. SC, SC(A), ST, MBC/ DC, BC & BCM and DW of all Castes 21 years 35 years
03. Ex-servicemen 21 years 30 years

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION: For Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee Openings, candidates who are willing to apply application should possess the following qualification on the date of notification, i.e. 30th November 2019.

  1. Forest Guard: Higher Secondary Course Pass (12th pass) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology or Botany as one of the subjects.
  2. Forest Watcher: Passed SSLC Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies (or) to College Courses of studies.
  3. Forester: Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering from any University recognized by the University Grants Commission.
  4. FG with Driving Licence:
    1. Higher Secondary Course (Plus Two) Pass with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology or Botany as one of the subjects.
    2. A valid Driving licence issued by the competent Transport Authority.
    3. A Certificate from a reputed firm or company mentioning that the candidate possesses experience in the driving of Light motor vehicles OR Heavy Motor Vehicles for not less than 03 (three) years after getting the driving licence.
    4. Basic knowledge about the general mechanism of automobiles.
    5. First aid certificate issued by the recognized organization in Tamil Nadu.
    6. A clear eye-sight.

Tamil Nadu Forest Department Pay Scale

About Salary: The level of pay scale cum salary post wise in the TN Forest Department is as follows:-

Post Names Level of Pay
Forest Guard Rs. 18,200/- to Rs. 57,900/- (Level 05)
Forest Guard with Driving Licence Rs. 18,200/- to Rs. 57,900/- (Level 05)
Forester Rs. 35,900/- to Rs. 1,13,500/- (Level 13)
Forest Watcher Rs. 16,600/- to Rs. 52,400/- (Level 03)

TNFUSRC Examination/ Application Fee

About Exam Fee: For the Post of TN Forest Guard & FGDL, the exam fee category wise is as follows:-

  1. Rs. 150/- (Rupees One Hundred & Fifty) + applicable service charges for SC/ ST candidates.
  2. Rs. 300/- (Rupee Three Hundred) + applicable service charges for all other category candidates.
  3. Mode of Fee Payment: Online payment through Payment Gateway only. Offline mode of payment (Demand Draft/ Postal Order, etc.) will not be accepted.

TNFUSRC Forest Guard 2023 Selection Process

About Procedure of Selection: Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee is going to appoint the best candidates for TN Forest Guard & FGDL posts based on performance in the following process:-

S. N. Test Names Maximum Marks/ Qualifying
1. Online Examination 150 Marks
2. Physical Standards Test/ Verification No Marks (Qualifying)
3. Certificate of Physical Standards No Marks (Qualifying)
4. Endurance Test No Marks (Qualifying)

For the Final Selection, all the eligible aspirants based on their Online Examination Marks, will be called for participating in Certificate Verification (CV), Physical Standards Verification (PSV) and Endurance Test (ET) in 1:3 ratio as per the selection process. Contestants must satisfy a Medical Board in Chennai related to their physical fitness as well as capacity for rough outdoor work in the TN Forest Department.

Download TN Forest Guard Admit Card

TNFUSRC Forest Guard Result/ Merit List & Cutoff Marks

Forests.TN.Gov.In Recruitment 2023: Important Dates

The Scheduled Dates for TN Forest 2023 Recruitment Process will be tabulated below whenever officially announced by TNFUSRC:-

Events Dates & Time
Date of Official Notification/ Advertisement: To be announced soon
Starting Date of Online Application Process: To be announced soon
Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form: To be announced soon
Due Date to Pay Exam Fee by Online Mode: To be announced soon
Starting Date for Commencement of Edit Option in Online Form: To be announced soon
Last Date to Edit Details in Online Application Form: To be announced soon
Last Date to Take a Printout of your Application Form: To be announced soon
Mock Test or Practice Test Dates: To be announced soon
Dates for Availability of Written Exam Hall Ticket: 1 week prior exam date
Dates of TN Forest Guard Online Computer based Written Exam: To be notified later on
Date of Publishing Online Exam Answer Key: To be notified later on
Date of Releasing FG Online Exam Result: To be notified later on
Certificate Verification & PST Exam Dates: To be notified later on
Endurance Test Date: To be notified later on
Final Merit List Declaration Date: To be notified later on

How to Apply TNFUSRC Forest Guard Recruitment 2023 Online Application Form?

Candidates can follow the below Steps to Apply TNFUSRC Online Application for the Posts of Forest Guard & Foresters at the online web portal:-

  • 1st Step – Open the Tamil Nadu Forest (TNFOREST) Department‘s Official Website, i.e.
  • 2nd Step – Now on a homepage, click on a link titled as ‘TNFUSRC Forest Guard/ Forest Guard with Driving License Recruitment Notification 2023‘.
  • 3rd Step – Select the name of Post for which you wish to apply your application.
  • 4th Step – Download the Information Brochure and read the entire details of TN Forest Recruitment without wasting time.
  • 5th Step – If you are eligible for registration, then press the ‘Apply Online’ link.
  • 6th Step – Fill up your details like Full Name, Date of Birth, Communal Category, Email ID, Contact Number, Academic Qualification, Centre of Examination & other related information as per the instructions.
  • 7th Step – Upload your scanned image of the recent color passport size photograph (JPG/ JPEG format of size 20-50 KB), signature (JPG/ JPEG format of size 10-20 KB) and relevant certificates, etc.
  • 8th Step – Pay your Exam Fee by Online payment through Payment Gateway.
  • 9th Step – Ensure the information provided is correct as no modifications will be allowed after the last date of registration.
  • 10th Step – Finally, click on the ‘SUBMIT’ button available at the end of the Online Application format.
  • 11th Step – Registration Number and Password will appear on your screen after the successful registration process.
  • 12th Step – Download and take the print out of your application just for future reference.

Official Links for TN Forest 2023 Recruitment

TNFUSRC Forest Guard Official Notification: DOWNLOAD PDF
TN Forest Guard Online Application Form 2023: APPLY ONLINE (Link Update Soon)

TN Forest Exam 2023 Pattern

Aspirants willing to apply must know the Tamilnadu Forest Exam Pattern, as it will help to plan the preparation. Here is the complete scheme of TNFUSRC Written Exam, Physical Standards & Endurance Test in the below tables:-

Written Examination Scheme

  • The written examination will be held in Online mode, i.e. Computer Based Test (CBT).
  • The written exam will have 150 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).
  • There will be a maximum of 150 marks.
  • All questions carry equal mark.
  • The question paper will be in both English and Tamil.
  • In case of any discrepancy between the Tamil and English versions of the question paper, the English version shall prevail.
  • The written test duration will be of 180 minutes.
  • There will be no negative marks for wrong answers in the online test.
  • The qualifying marks are 45 for reserved and 60 for unreserved category candidates.
Subject Names Time Duration Total Marks Mini. Qualifying Marks
BC, BCM, MBC/ DC, SC, SC(A) & ST Others
General Knowledge 03 hrs (10 AM to 01 PM) 150 marks 30% marks 40% marks

NOTE: To check the syllabus, go to the Information Brochure attached along with this blog.

Physical Standards Scheme

Category Names Height (cm) Chest (cm)
ST & Jungle Tribes Others Normal Expansion
Male 152 cm 163 cm 79 cm on full expiration 05 cm (on full inspiration)
Female & Third Gender 145 cm 150 cm 74 cm on full expiration 05 cm (on full inspiration)
♦ About Certificate of Physical Standards ♦
  • Aspirants need to obtain a certificate containing the Height & Chest Measurement particulars from a Medical Officer (above the rank of an Assistant Surgeon) appointed by the Govt to India Medical Institution on or after the Notification dated 30th November 2019.
  • Just with reference to the Metric System, all the measurements must be specified as per rules. As and when called by officials, aspirants need to submit the documents.

Endurance Test (ET) Pattern

Category Names Run Duration
Male 25 Km distance walk 04 hours
Female & Third Gender 16 Km distance walk 04 hours

TNFUSRC Exam Admit Card 2023

About Admit Card/ Hall Ticket: All eligible candidates will be issued Admit Card through the official website. The authority will not issue Admit Cards by Post. All those candidates whose application not rejected, only they will get their E-Admit Card for Online Exam. TNFUSRC Exam Call Letter will be downloaded by submitting the Registration Number and Password in login page. Mere issue of Call Letter to candidates shall not means that their candidature has cleared by the recruiting officials. Admit Card is a mandatory document for appearing in the exam. Guys, you will get Admit Card download link from here whenever officially at the official website.


For technical issues regarding online registration and application process, aspirants can reach officials through the following toll-free helpline number & email ID. It is to notify candidates that operational hours will be 07 days a week from 08 AM to 08 PM:-

Contact Address: TN Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee,
8th Down Floor, No. 01, Jeenis Road,
Panagal Maaligai, Saidapet,
Chennai – 600 015.
Helpline Number for Query: 044 – 24341251
Helpline Number for Technical Issues: 1800 419 2929 (toll free)
Official Email ID:

Final Words: If you are interested in the TNFUSRC Recruitment 2023 of Forest Guard Posts, then hurry up & apply before the due date that is 14th February 2020. Here in this article, we have tried our level best to mention all the information about Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee Notification. All those who have applied are advised to stay tuned with this web page just for further latest updates on TN Forest Recruitment Process. Press CTRL+D to bookmark our website ( for easy navigation. All those candidates who want to subscribe this website can press Red Bell Icon and receive time to time latest notification regarding employment news weekly, 12th pass job in Tamilnadu, Central Government Vacancies, etc.

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