Government Jobs in Ministry of Environment & Forests


Ministry of Environment and Forests is functioning under the Government of India and this ministry is responsible for overseeing, coordinating, promoting and planning the implementation of forestry and environmental programmes of the country. Its main functions involve survey and conservation of the fauna of India, flora of India, land degradation mitigation, afforestation, control and prevention of pollution.

The ministry is also responsible for administration of the National Parks of India. The ministry not only preserves the natural resources of the country, but also offers a wide range of employment opportunities through its subordinate offices. The names of sub-ordinate offices functioning under this ministry through which employment opportunities are generated are given below:

Sub-ordinate Offices:

Zoological Survey of India

National Zoological Park

National Museum of Natural History

National Institute of Animal Welfare

Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy

Forest Survey of India

Directorate of Forest Education

Botanical Survey of India

Apart from these offices, some autonomous institutions are also working under the ministry and the names of these institutions are given below:

Autonomous Institutions:

Wildlife Institute of India

Centre for Social Welfare and Eco-habilitation

Institute of Forest Genetics & Tree Breeding

Centre for Forest Research & Human Resource Development

Forest Research Institute

Arid Forestry Research Institute

Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education

G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development

Central Zoo Authority

Central Pollution Control Board

Recent government job notifications issued under the ministry of Environment & Forests:

Recently, the following government organizations working under the ministry of Environment & Forests called for applications from eligible candidates for different positions and the details are as follows:

Scientists – Botanical Survey of India

Botanical Assistant – Botanical Survey of India

Training Officer - Directorate of Forest Education

Assistant Inspector - Directorate of Forest Education

Technical Associates - Forest Survey of India

Caretakers - Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy

Assistant/Artist/Modeller - National Museum of Natural History

Administrative Officer - National Zoological Park

Junior Research Fellow - Zoological Survey of India

What is the educational qualification needed for finding jobs under the ministry of Environment & Forests?

Candidates in the field of science with the following subjects can find job opportunities in the organizations working under the Ministry of Environment & Forests:





However, candidates in the field of painting and fine arts can also find job opportunities under the ministry since some of the museums working under the ministry recruit candidates for the position of artist, modeler, etc…



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17 Responses to “Government Jobs in Ministry of Environment & Forests”

  1. 17
    ashwani kuamar:

    sir/mam i have done in parasitology from ccsu meerut, and pursuing m.phil . i want to do job in ministry of environment and forests, i have a great interest in this area.
    please give me details how can i apply for this

  2. 16

    sir, I had commerce in 12th ,how can I get the govt. job in enviornmental and forestry there any course or any other way through which I am eligible to get the job ….

  3. 15
    dolly singh:

    sir,i have done bsc.zoology honors from hansraj college ,delhi university this year.i want to know the job details that i could get in ministry of environment and forests.

  4. 14
    Neeti singh thakur:

    Sir, i have done post graduation in zoology from Dr. Hari singh gour university sagar i want job in ZSI plese give detail of form submission 2012 how can apply for this reply fast

  5. 13
    Neeti singh thakur:

    Procedure of finding job in zsi and how can apply for this in 2012

  6. 12
    stephy maria k:

    now i am studying BSc(hons)zoology in 2nd year under Delhi university.i want to get a job in” government jobs in ministry of environment & forest”.How can i get it?how many % i want to apply this?Please give the details & help me….

  7. 11
    sarbani karati:

    i have completed my gradution in 2011 with zoology hons under C.U and want to get a job in “government jobs in ministry of environment & forest” or zoological survey of india in kolkata. so how can i get it? what should i do? please help me…

  8. 10
    Nupur Rawat:

    I am pursuing to M.Com 2nd semester. Is there any job for me in the field of forestry and environment.Although I had environment education as one of the subject in class-12th. As I want to do government job in this sector.

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    lakshmi saini:

    i have done bio-technology in 2006.i have 2 year experience as research associate(junior scientist)in lupin pharmacuitical company.because of some problems i could not continue my i want to do govt.job in forest department.what should i which exam i can apply?please sir give notification.thank you sir

  10. 8
    vineeta jena:

    will be completing my MSc. in Ecology and Environment, needed jobs notification regarding this

  11. 7
    spandita roy:

    i am a 3rd year zoology student in Calcutta university. i wan a govt.job in forest department in India. what should i do?in which examination can i apply??? please help me, sir..

  12. 6

    Sir, I completed my MSc zoology in 2008. I have 1 year experience as project fellow in kerala state biodiversity board. I am a handicapped (ortho 40%) person. I want govt job. Sir Plz give notification.

  13. 5

    I did M.Sc in environment science so please send me important govt. job notifications

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    nistha singh:

    govt. jobs on completion of BSc.(Botany) in First class with 60% marks from Mumbai university also with Maharastra 03 months govt.course,namly MSC-IT with 80% marks presently having 03 months experience as horticulurist under Indian Navy as private assignment&appearred candidate for Maharastra B.ed CET.

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    Hanumat Prajapati:

    please suggest me what is the process to get job in Ministry of Environment&Forest

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    abdul proskan:

    i finish y B.E course recently. which kind of government jobs are available for me?

    please give detailed explanation
    my degree

    2007-2011 batch