ICFRE Scientist Recruitment 2022 – Apply Online @icfre.org

About the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education: Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) is an autonomous organization under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India. The council has 9 research institutes and 4 advanced centers for the research needs of different bio-geographical regions. These are located in Hyderabad, Dehradun, Shimla, Ranchi, Jabalpur, Jodhpur, and so on. ICFRE is the largest organization responsible for forestry research in India. ICFRE is headed by Director General at Dehradun.  It is established as the National Bureau of Forest Genetic Resources. It became an autonomous council under the Ministry in 1991.

Introduction: Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) is inviting online applications to fill the posts of scientist on direct recruitment basis. Selected candidates will get paid according to the rules of the pay matrix level-10.

ICFRE Scientist B Recruitment 2022
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Name of the Post: Scientist-B

Total No. of Posts: 44

Discipline Name UR EWS SC OBC ST PwD Total Essential Qualification
Biotechnology (SBT) 01 01 02 04 M. Sc degree in Bio-technology
Botany (SBOT) 01 01 01 01 04 M. Sc degree in Botany
Cellulose and Paper (SCNP) 01 01 M. Sc cellulose and Paper Tech
Chemistry (SCT) 01 01 01 01 01 05 M. Sc degree in chemistry
Forest Ecology (SECO) 01 01 02 M. Sc degree in Botany/Forestry
Entomology (SENT) 01 01 02 M. Sc degree in Zoology/Entomology
Environmental Science (SENV) 01 01 02 M. Sc degree in Environmental Science

B.Tech in Environmental Engineering

Forestry (SFT) 01 01 02 01 05 M. Sc degree in Forestry
Genetics (SFG) 01 01 01 01 04 M. Sc degree in Genetics/Plant Breeding
Information Technology (SIT) 01 01 01 03 B.Tech/B.E in Computer Science
Pathology (SPP) 01 01 M. Sc degree in Botany/Forestry/Plant Pathology
Soil Science (SSS) 01 01 02 M. Sc degree in Forestry/Agriculture
Wood Science and Technology (WST) 03 02 01 03 01 01 10 M. Sc degree in Woodscience/Technology

Age Limit

  • The candidate’s age should be between 21-35 as of the closing date of application.
  • The Upper Age limit should be relaxable for up to 5 years for departmental candidates.
  • The Upper Age limit should be relaxable for up to 10 years for Divyang candidates in identified (*) discipline.

Pay Scale

Selected candidates will get paid in the range of Rs. 56,100 – 1, 77,500/- (According to Pay Matrix Level-10) by the recruiting organization.

Selection Procedure

  • Candidates who have qualified in the written test come under the category of merit list and then called for a personal interview.
  • Candidates who have been shortlisted in Personal interviews must and should carry original documents including educational documents too.
  • Whenever two or more candidates secure equal marks in both written tests and personal interviews. The older candidates will be ranked higher.
  • Question papers will be bi-lingual.
  • No revaluation of the answer script.
  • Mobiles and other electronic gadgets are not allowed in the examination center.
  • During the written exam, candidates must carry a pan card or radar card.

Application Fee

S. No Category of the Candidate Exam Fee Processing Fee Total Fee
1 Unreserved (UR), EWS Rs.1000/- Rs.1000/- Rs.2000/-
2 Other Backward Class (OBC) Rs.1000/- Rs.1000/- Rs.2000/-
3 Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Divyang/Women -Nil- Rs.1000/- Rs.1000/-


Only Indian citizens are eligible to Apply.

Examination Plan

For the Written Examination Total no. of marks is 100 and Max number of marks is 400 and the duration of the exam is 2 hours.

Minimum qualifying marks for different categories:

General/EWS- 50%


SC/ST/Divyanagjan- 40%

For Personal Interview Total no. of marks for 70 Marks in Hindi/English.

How to Apply?

  • Candidates are required to read the instructions carefully before applying for the post.
  • Candidates are required to fill in all the details in the application form.
  • Certificate /Mark sheets related to specialization are applicable.
  • A scanned copy of a recent passport-size photo and scanned signature need to upload to the application.
  • Scanned copy of NOC from the present employer.
  • Valid and Active email id.
  • Debit/credit card through online payment fee.
  • Candidates need to apply for each post separately.
  • After successful registration of the application, keep the registration number safe.
  • For any clarification queries regarding online applications.

General Instructions

  • No hard copy of admit cards will be sent to the candidates.
  • Admit Cards will be available on the website within 30 days
  • Application Status will be made available to all the candidates on the website through their login details after scrutiny of online applications.

Important Dates

  • Online submission will be available from 05-09-2022 to 15-10-2022.
  • Candidates should disable DND mode on their mobiles.
  • Candidates should fill out the application form very carefully.

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