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Recently CGPSC CFS(Combined Forest Exam) 2021 Or CGPSC ACF 2021 notification came out. So What is the preparation strategy you will read today in this blog?

To prepare for CGPSC ACF 2021 exam. You need to maintain consistency in your studies. Don’t buy too many books. Make Topic wise notes in A4 Sheets. Read News Papers Daily. Solve MCQs when you complete a topic. Enhance your reasoning skills.

But this is no an easy task to do well in this article we will discuss every detail about this exam…so read carefully.

cgpsc csf post vacancy details

What is the CGPSC CFS Exam?

CGPSC ACF 2021 exam is a combined exam for Assistant Forest Conservator(ACF) and Forest Ranger(FC) in the state forest department of Chhattisgarh.

The last time that CGPSC took the CFS exam was in the year 2016 and 2017.

Eligibility to give CGPSC ACF 2021 Exam.

To sit in this exam, you should have the following things.

Age Requirements

The Minimum Age is 21 years, and the maximum age is 40 years for the aspirants for the Chhattisgarh only. The other candidate outside the state can give this exam till 30 years of their age.

Educational Requirement

A candidate should have studied Biology, Physics, And Chemistry in the higher secondary exam. Or

Should have done graduation in subjects like agriculture, Forestry, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Animal Science, computer science, maths, environmental scinece etc.

So you have to be from a science background to give this exam. Commerce and arts students cannot give this exam.

Physical Requirements(Minimum)

To Give this exam, you also should have certain physical requirements as well.

Height For General, SC163 Cm150 Cm
Height For ST152 Cm145 Cm
Chest79 Cm74 Cm
Chest Expansion(Minimum)5 Cm5 Cm
4 Hour Walk26 Km16 Cm

Training Period

Once you have cleared the exam, the appointment should only be after two years of the training period. The training of the Candidate is help in-state only.

CGPSC ACF Exam 2021 Important Dates.

DateStart DateLast Date
Notification Date 4/06/20
Online Application DateIn SeptemberIn September
Exam DateTBA

Cgpsc ACF Exam Phase

Phase 1-(Written Exam MCQ’s)

In phase one, aspirants need to give two exams.

Paper-1(General Studies-1)

  • Marks-300
  • Time-2.30.Hrs
  • Questions-150


  • Marks-300
  • Time-2.30.Hrs
  • Questions-150

Note:- For each wrong answer, 1/3 marks will be deducted.

Phase 2-Interview

After getting the successful results in the written exam, you will be called for an interview. This is the test will be for 75 marks.

CGPSC ACF 2021 Exam Detailed Syllabus.

Question Paper 01

Part-1 General Studies

  1. History of Chhattisgarh and Role of Chhattisgarh in the independence
  2. Geography, environment, Physical, Directions, Census, Archeology, and places of tourist interest in Chhatisgarh.
  3. History, Music, Dance, Art, and Culture, Riddles, Proverbs, Local, proverbs, and Chhattisgarh.
  4. Tribal, Special, Tradition, Festival, of Chhattisgarh.
  5. Economy, forest, and Agriculture, of Chhattisgarh.
  6. Administrative setup, local administration, and Panchayati Raj in Chattisgarh.
  7. Industries, Energy, Water, and Mineral resources of Chhattisgarh,
  8. Current affairs of Chhattisgarh

Part-2 Language (Hindi, English, and Chhattisgarhi)

  1. General Hindi
  2. General English
  3. Chhattisgarhi Language

Part-3 Intelligence Test, Analytics and Logical Ability.

  1. Communication skills and mutual skills.
  2. logical reasoning and the ability to analyze.
  3. Decision making (Development and problem solving)
  4. General Mental Ability.
  5. Basic, Statistical Works up to Class 10.

Question Paper 02(Science)

  • Part-01- Chemistry
  • Part-02-Physics
  • Part-03-Biology
  • Part-04-Technology
  • Part-05-Environment
  • Part-06-Agriculture
  • Part-07-Forestry

CGPSC ACF 2021 Exam Books

There may be many study materials in the market right now that you can buy to study for this exam. But remember that this exam is only taken with MCQ’s question, so you need to study according to that.

There is confusion among the aspirants regarding study materials what they should study to clear this exam.

The most important thing while preparing for this exam is that you should focus on the facts. Just read more and more facts because that’s what is going to come in the exam.

Remember, do not try to mix it up with CGPSC mains study materials.

Let’s see the Book List Now

For Question Paper 1


Hari Ram Patel Visit Adhyan or vrihad Sandarbh book

For Current Affairs- Vikas Parekh


Lucent General Hindi – Buy it from Amazon

Lucent General English- Buy It from Amazon

Tuteja – Chhattisgarhi Bhasa


Perfect Reasoning-Deepak Kumar- Buy It from Amazon

CG Board 9-10th Maths book

For Question Paper 2

For Question Paper 02, You can read your old books from CG Board or Ncert 11,12 class.

Also, youtube videos are beneficial when you face any doubt in the topics.

Must Buy Book:- Pratiyogita Saransh Prashn Bank 2021 as this book contains MCQ’s questions asked in the various cgpsc exams.

Date of examination

The examination of the CGPSC ACF examination is going to be held on 5/12/2021 as per the CGPSC official notification published on their website.

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