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Beat Forest Officer Exam Kerala

If you are looking to become a Beat Forest Officer in Kerala State Forest Department, it is the right time. PSC has announced its latest Beat Forest Officer exam notification and both men and women candidates can apply. It is a district wise direct recruitment and the age limit to apply for Beat Forest Officer examination is 19-30 years. Important details like notification number, last date to apply etc are provided in the chart below.

Notification Name of The Post Last Date to Apply
582/2017 Beat Forest Officer 31-01-2018
How to Apply for Beat Forest Officer

Only the online mode of applications will be accepted by Public Service Commission. In order to apply for the vacancies reported, you should follow the steps below.

  1. Visit the Official Kerala PSC website. Link is given below.
    http://thulasi.keralapsc.gov.in/thulasi/
  2. Login using the Username and Password you have created
  3. Click on Notification and select District wise Direct recruitment
  4. Search for category number 582/2017 and click apply

It is a district wise direct recruitment and candidates can select only one district. Public Service Commission bars candidates from applying for more than one district.

Beat Forest Officer Selection Process

Selection procedure includes three stages. They are:

  1. Written Examination
    First stage of the recruitment of Beat Forest Officer in Kerala Forest Department is the OMR based written examination. 100 questions will be asked in the written test. Date of Kerala Beat Forest Officer OMR test is given in the chart below.
  2. Endurance Test
    In the Endurance Test, male applicants must run 2 km distance in 13 minutes. Endurance test of female candidates is to run 2 KiloMeter distance in 15 minutes. Date of endurance test for both male and female candidates will be updated in the chart given below.
  3. Physical Efficiency Test
    Physical efficiency test for men Beat Forest Officer recruitment includes eight items. He must qualify in any of the Five events out of the Eight events specified below.

    No: Item One Star Standards
    1 100 Meters Run 14 Seconds
    2 High Jump 132.20 cm
    3 Long Jump 457.20 cm
    4 Putting the Shot (7264 gm) 609.60 cm
    5 Throwing the cricket ball 6096 cm
    6 Rope climbing (using hand only) 365.80 cm
    7 Pull up or chinning 8 times
    8 1500 meters run 5 minutes & 44 seconds

    In the Physical  Efficiency Test of Female Beat Forest Officer applicants, one must qualify in any of the Five events out of the Nine events specified below of the National Physical Efficiency one star standard test. Date of Physical efficiency test of female beat forest officer candidates will be updated below.

    No: Item One Star Standards
    1 100 Meters Run 14 Seconds
    2 High Jump 132.20 cm
    3 Long Jump 457.20 cm
    4 Putting the Shot (4000 gm) 400 cm
    5 200 Metre Run 36 Seconds
    6 Throwing the throw ball 1400 cm
    7 Pull up or chinning 8 times
    8 Shuttle Race (4 X 25 m) 26 seconds
    9 Skipping (One Minute) 80 times
Minimum Eligibility to Apply
  1. Educational Qualification
    Minimum educational qualification required to apply for both men and woman Beat Forest Officer post is pass in Plus Two Examination conducted by the Board of Higher Secondary
    Education, Government of Kerala or equivalent examination.
  2. Minimum Physical Requirements
    Minimum physical qualification required for both male and female beat forest officer is given in the chart below.

    Sex Height Minimum Chest Chest Expansion
    Male minimum of 168 cm minimum of 81cm 5 cm
    Female Minimum of 157 cm
Kerala

Kerala Civil Police Officer Recruitment

Kerala Public Service Commission has invited applications from eligible candidates for the post of Civil Police Officer formerly known as Police Constable. This post explains the Kerala Police Constable recruitment method, minimum requirements (both physical and educational) to appear the test, number of reported vacancies, starting salary, previous year question papers etc. Concise of the latest both men and women Civil Police Officer recruitment notifications by Kerala PSC is given below.

Notification Name of the Post Last Date to Apply
657/2017 Civil Police Officer(Armed Police Battalion) 31-01-2018
653/2017 Woman Civil Police Officer 31-01-2018
Eligibility to Apply

Only those who satisfy the below qualifications can apply for this post.

  1. Age Limit to Apply
    Age limit to apply for Kerala Civil Police Officer post for general category is 18-26. For OBC category, relaxation of 3 years in upper age limit is allowed. Upper age relaxation for SC/ST category to apply for Constable vacancy is 5 years.
  2. Physical Qualifications to Apply
    Minimum height and chest to apply for both men and women Police constable post is given in the chart below.

    Sex Height Chest Chest expansion
    Men 168 cm 81 cm 5 cm
  3. Minimum Educational Qualification
    Only those having pass in HSE examination (Plus Two) or its equivalent can apply for Kerala Civil Police Officer post.
How to Apply

Public Service Commission will accept only the online mode of application through official PSC website. In order to apply for Civil Police Officer vacancies, you must go through the following steps.

  1. Visit the official Kerala PSC website through the link below.
    http://thulasi.keralapsc.gov.in/thulasi/
  2. Click on Notification and click on State wide direct recruitment
  3. Now you need to check for the notification for Civil Police Officer
  4. Click on Apply button
Kerala Civil Police Officer Selection Process

Kerala Police Constable selection process has two stages. First stage is OMR based written test and those who passed the written test will be called for physical efficiency test.

Details of Each Constable Recruitments

The below chart provides details of previous Civil Police Officer recruitments conducted by Public Service Commission. Previous year Civil Police Officer exam cut off marks, number of filled constable vacancies etc will be updated in the chart.

657/2017 Recruitment is conducted for Armed Police Battalion and Battalion wise vacancies are reported. Notification number 657/2017 prohibits applicants from applying to more than one Battalion and Public Service Commission will publish battalion wise rank list. Those who born between 2.1.1991 and 01.01.1999 (both dates included) only are eligible to apply.
Kerala Civil Police Officer Physical Efficiency Test

Public Service Commission will conduct one star standard physical fitness test for those who have successfully passed the written test. Number of items for men candidates with guidelines are given below.

No: Item One Star Standards
1 100 Meters Run 14 Seconds
2 High Jump 132.20 cm
3 Long Jump 457.20 cm
4 Putting the Shot (7264 gm) 609.60 cm
5 Throwing the cricket ball 6096 cm
6 Rope climbing (using hand only) 365.80 cm
7 Pull up or chinning 8 times
8 1500 meters run 5 minutes & 44 seconds
Kerala

Recruitment of Assistant Grade 2 in Kerala State Housing Board

Kerala PSC has announced recruitment for the post Assistant Grade 2 in Kerala State Housing Board. Age limit to apply for Assistant Grade 2 for general category candidates in Kerala State Housing Board is 18 to 36 years. Minimum educational qualification required to apply for Assistant Grade 2 vacancy is pass in BA/B.Com/B.Sc or its equivalent degree from a recognized university after a regular course of study and certificate in Computer (3 month’s course) from an Institution recognized by Kerala Government.

Notification Number Name of The Post Last Date to Apply
579/2017 Assistant Grade 2 31-January-2018

According to the Gazette notification number 579/2017, 14 vacancies are reported so far. Last date to apply is 31-January-2018. Scale of pay is 11620- 20240 Indian Rupees per month. Assistant Grade 2 in Kerala Housing Board examination date, previous year cut off mark, detailed syllabus and previous year question papers will be updated below.

How To Apply
Public Service Commission will accept your application only if you apply through their official website. Steps to apply for Assistant Grade 2 vacancies in Kerala State Housing Board are given below.

  1. Go to the official Kerala PSC website by visiting the link below.
    https://thulasi.psc.kerala.gov.in
  2. Click on Notification
  3. Click on Click on Statewide – Direct – General Notifications
  4. Select the Notification Number 579/2017 and click apply. If facing any issues with applying, click on check eligibility button.

Minimum Eligibility to Apply for Assistant Grade 2 Vacancy

  • Age limit to apply for Assistant Grade 2 in Kerala State Housing Board is 18 -36 years. For OBC candidates, 3 year upper age relaxation is allowed. For SC/ST candidates, it is 5 years upper age relaxation. The regular employees working in Kerala Housing Board will be given age relaxation to the extent of their service in the Board from the upper age limit.
  • Educational requirement to apply for this vacancy is pass in BA/Bsc/BCom or its equivalent degree from a recognized university after a regular course of study and certificate n Computer (3 month’s course) from an Institution recognized by Government.

Exam Pattern & Detailed Syllabus
Kerala Public Service Commission will conduct degree level examination for those who are going to appear Assistant Grade 2 test. Currently an OMR based object oriented examination is conducted for degree level posts. Since PSC is about to introduce big changes to existing degree level examination, we will update the exact syllabus and other details soon here.

Notification Number 579/2017
Scale of Pay 11620- 20240 Indian Rupees
Number of Reported Vacancies 14
Assistant Grade 2 Exam Date
Cut Off Mark of Assistant Grade 2 Exam
Date of Publishing Rank List