Karnataka Forest Department Recruitment 2017-18 : Apply for Forest Guard Posts

Govt. of Karnataka, Department of Forest has invited online applications from the eligible candidates for the posts of Forest Guard (Aranya Rakshakaru) through direct recruitment process. Eligible candidates may read the notification carefully before applying to the Forest Guard Posts and proceed with applying for the posts in Forest Department.


  1. Post Name : FOREST GUARD (Aranya Rakshaka)
  2. Total Posts : 240 Posts


Tiger Preserved Area, Bandipur


B.R.T. Tiger Preserved Area, Chamarajanagar


Kaveri Wildlife Division, Kanakapura


Bhadra Tiger Preserved Area, Chikkamagalur


Kuduremukha Wildlife Division, Karkala


Wildlife Sub Division, Ranebennur


Nagarahole Tiger Preserved Area, Hunsur


Anasi-Dandeli Tiger Preserved Area, Dandeli


National Park, Bannerghatta


Wildlife Division, Madikeri


Malai Mahadeshwara Wildlife Division, Kollegal


Wildlife Division, Mysore


Wildlife Division, Shimoga


Regional Division, Madikeri


Regional Division, Hunsur


Regional Division, Virajpet







Minimum Height

163 cms

150 cms


Normal 79 cms

Normal 74 cms

Minimum Expansion 5 cms

Minimum Expansion 5 cms

PAY SCALE: Rs.11600  –  Rs.21000


  1. Educational Qualification : Must be II PUC or 12th Standard Pass
    1. Minimum Age                                 : 18 years
    2. Maximum Age :
      1. General Merit (GM)             : 27 Years
      2. Categories 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B   : 30 Years
      3. SC/ST, Cat-I                           : 32 Years
      4. Note: Please refer official notification for details and further assistance.

APPLICATION FEES (Payments done at Post Offices only)

  1. SC, ST, Cat-I, Ex Servicemen    : Rs.40 (Rs.25+Rs.15)
  2. General, 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B             : Rs.115 (Rs. 100+Rs.15)


  1. Step 1: Merit list will be prepared with 1:20 ratio (1 Post=20 Applicants)
  2. Step 2: Verification of Original Documents
  3. Step 3: Physical Standards Test
  4. Step 4: Physical Fitness Test
  5. Step 5: Physical Competency Test
  6. Step 6: Written Aptitude Test
  7. Selection : Final Merit list will be prepared by calculating 50%  marks from Aptitude Test’s result + 50% marks from II PUC result


  1. Date of Starting Online Registration           : 15.05.2017  POSTPONED/ತಾತ್ಕಾಲಿಕವಾಗಿ ಮುಂದೂಡಲಾಗಿದೆ
  2. Last Date for online Registration                 : 14.06.2017 by 4.30 pm
  3. Last Date of Fee Payment                              : 17.06.2017 before 1.00 pm

Official Notification


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  • comment-avatar
    bhargava 6 years

    sir can ITI students can apply or not sir

    • comment-avatar
      ningappa 6 years

      hi sir I Have completed B A have to changed to get job

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    Nagaraj 6 years

    kindly,i would like to join this job in karnataka please inform me

    Thank you.

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    Rakesh 6 years

    Hi sir i have completed 2 puc have chance to get job

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    ramu 6 years

    how to register sir?

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    Aaryan 6 years

    I hv completed my diploma is there any chances to apply

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    Bharath 6 years

    Sir ITI students apply
    Yes/No plz information

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    Arshid 6 years

    There is noOption to Apply over here.. So kindly update the site…

  • comment-avatar
    Hareesh 6 years

    Sir, the apply online link is not opening
    What to do.?

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    Hareesh 6 years

    Sir online link is not opening
    Please tell us what to do????
    Please Sir
    I want your reply

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    salman 6 years

    Dear sir i want to inform you in kannadalli helta idini…………

    sir tavugalu 1:20 agirabahudu athava 50 writen and 50 puc marks card ninda merit list achhateera….adre edu tumba anyaya agutte sir yallarigu attitude test nalli marks tagondavarige list hachhi requruitment madikolli. evaga kadime persentage eddavaru yenmadabeku avarugalu job ellade hage kudbeka….? edu yav nyaya…..please sir edannu tiddupade madi only wirten nalli score madidavarige matra avakasha kodi edarinda yallarigu avakasha sikkidahage agutte. for exampal police requruitment agta ede alla hage tavu edannu nadesi please

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      kiran 6 years

      correct niv heliddu …

    • comment-avatar
      Deepu 6 years

      Hadre PUC exam yak madare
      Kasta patti odirtaralla avrgati yenu NIV hego heltira but odhvrig gottu kastyenu anta

      • comment-avatar
        veeresh 6 years

        u r absoloutly right mr deepu
        puc yalli kashtapattu odidavara paristithi baggenu swalpa yochne madbeku

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      Rajshekar 6 years

      Yes , you are absolutely correct.

    • comment-avatar
      kiran 6 years

      No kastapattu puc result madirtare puc result s s l c exam tara irodilla

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    GIREESHA,m m 6 years

    Sir I will also a completed iti please chance to be job sir

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    mahesh d n 6 years

    there is no option for applying job . plz kindly update the link
    totally this website , we can only see the new opening for new jobs list but we can’t apply from this web site .plz kindly update that .

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      All the application links are up-to-date. Probably you haven’t read the detailed information. (i.e., this recruitment is postponed!)

      • comment-avatar
        bhumika s h 6 years

        Sir m nt gtng d link to apply d jobs here…

      • comment-avatar
        Kishor 6 years

        Wat is the starting date of online application

  • comment-avatar
    Harish babu 6 years

    sir,online link not opening
    wht to do, need help

  • comment-avatar
    Ramya m.j 6 years

    Hello Sir/Madam, May i know how to apply for this job.. i am not getting any link can you please help me out..

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    Manju 6 years

    Sir i have completed sslc I’m poor man

  • comment-avatar
    Mahadev 6 years

    Hi sir complete 10th

    • comment-avatar
      antony david 6 years

      sir i finist my 2puc how can apply the job and when

  • comment-avatar
    ramkrishana naikodi 6 years

    ramakrishanna naykodi cast st

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    Kirankumar jangamashetti 6 years

    Sir I am ITI student can apply or no sir

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    Vinod Krishna maskar. from:-anshi 6 years

    I Have completed my ITI is there any Chance’s to apply

  • comment-avatar
    devadasa 6 years

    I’m I T i (fitter) plz tell me good job. and govt job

  • comment-avatar
    balachandra k 6 years

    Sir yaavaga Forest guard recruitment online application start agataiti please tell me

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    Saiyad 6 years

    Idu stay aagi 5 months aytu..innu clear agilla..pl tell us when will it open for apply……plzzzzz

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        Sir when will be the opening of applications for this job plzzzzzz tell us.. Stay aagi 8 months aaytu soo niv keli heli

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          Common Mr. Suresh, grow up.. why can’t you contact the Forest Department recruitment cell directly in this regard?

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            Sir I hv called them.. But there is not proper response.. So u r one of the requirements portal.. If u could ask them. They will be response to you.. That’s y I pleased u to ask…

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    Bhimaraya 5 years

    Sir. When call the forest guard posts sir.

  • comment-avatar
    srihari 5 years

    sir degree completed job s—————?

    • comment-avatar
      Ram Murthy 5 years

      please informa my self also to attend the job

  • comment-avatar
    Ravi 5 years

    Please change of salecatio prosuchar
    Do not cancedar 2puc

  • comment-avatar
    Mounesh 5 years

    Sir Which posts for sc/st

  • comment-avatar
    Basanagouda 5 years

    Sir I have completed diploma in horticulture may I apply this job

  • comment-avatar
    Rizwan khan k. S 5 years

    Sir i have completed 2nd puc ican aplly this job