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Please help in choosing optionals for Forest Service Exam

Friends,

This is the first time I have decided to apply for IFoS along with civils. Though I have scored consistently high in prelims I had never applied for it as I thought it would affect my Civils (mains) preparation. The change in exam calendar has provided a period of about 2 months to prepare for IFoS mains after Civils mains. Thus I want to pursue IFoS seriously this time.

I have decided upon Forestry as one of the optional. Choosing the second one has been a big challenge. Btw my Civils optional is Sociology. So far based on my research by going through the syllabus, previous question papers I have short listed the following :

1. Geology
2. Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
3. Zoology
4. Botany

I request you all to please share your views,experience wrt to the above optionals and help me out in selecting the ideal one among them.
I shall bomb the world one day !!

Comments

  • Botany and zoology
  • LGBT said:

    Botany and zoology

    I have already chosen Forestry bro. I only need one more to chose.

    Could you elaborate about the difficulty level,scoring patterns of the above optionals
    I shall bomb the world one day !!
  • taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    Botany and zoology

    I have already chosen Forestry bro. I only need one more to chose.

    Could you elaborate about the difficulty level,scoring patterns of the above optionals
    zoology is easy compared to botany.
  • LGBT said:

    taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    Botany and zoology

    I have already chosen Forestry bro. I only need one more to chose.

    Could you elaborate about the difficulty level,scoring patterns of the above optionals
    zoology is easy compared to botany.
    How does it fare when compared to Geology or Animal Husbandry
    I shall bomb the world one day !!
  • taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    Botany and zoology

    I have already chosen Forestry bro. I only need one more to chose.

    Could you elaborate about the difficulty level,scoring patterns of the above optionals
    zoology is easy compared to botany.
    How does it fare when compared to Geology or Animal Husbandry
    geology is toughest of all the branches so leave it , ek saal mein bhi nahi hoga 2 months is too short. Animal husbandry i have no idea
  • Geology le lo bhai, chota syllabus hai aur samjh bhi ajyega
  • amsc said:

    Geology le lo bhai, chota syllabus hai aur samjh bhi ajyega

    Ok bro. Have you appeared for IFoS with Geology ? In that case was your Civils optional geography ?
    I shall bomb the world one day !!
  • LGBT said:

    taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    taliban said:

    LGBT said:

    Botany and zoology

    I have already chosen Forestry bro. I only need one more to chose.

    Could you elaborate about the difficulty level,scoring patterns of the above optionals
    zoology is easy compared to botany.
    How does it fare when compared to Geology or Animal Husbandry
    geology is toughest of all the branches so leave it , ek saal mein bhi nahi hoga 2 months is too short. Animal husbandry i have no idea
    Okay. Thanks for sharing your views.
    I shall bomb the world one day !!
  • bro zoology needs lots and lots of preparation. take it only if you have some kind of background in it.
    or else please consider taking agriculture.
    Saw the passion in my vulnerabilities? Now see the strength in my resolution.
  • bro zoology needs lots and lots of preparation. take it only if you have some kind of background in it.
    or else please consider taking agriculture.

    sabke liye baground chaiye
  • bro zoology needs lots and lots of preparation. take it only if you have some kind of background in it.
    or else please consider taking agriculture.

    I have already chosen Forestry bro..please suggest among Geo/Zoo/Bot
    I shall bomb the world one day !!
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