Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB)
(Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan, PUSA, New Delhi 110012
Post Name: – Assistant
No. of Posts: – 267 (UR-196, SC-15, ST-08, OBC-40, PH-08)
Age Limit: – Candidates should be in age group of 20 to 27 yrs. However, age relaxation for reserved categories is avail as per rules.
Educational Qualification: – Candidates must be Graduate in any discipline from recognized university
Pay Scale: – Rs.9300-34800/- and Rs.4600/- as Grade Pay
Examination Fee: – Rs.1000/- in case payment made online or Rs.1500/- if payment made offline. Candidates of following categories SC/ST/PWD/Women candidate won’t have to pay fee as per rules.
Examination Scheme: – The prelim will be in objective nature and will have 200 full marks altogether. In prelim ability of candidates would be checked in English Comprehension, General Knowledge, General Mental Ability, and Quantitative Analysis including arithmetic.
After Prelim candidate short listed will under go for mains. The mains will be in descriptive in nature and having 200 marks. In this section of examination questions will be asked in Essay / Paragraphs, English Language and Comprehension, General Knowledge and Quantitative Analysis and general mental ability.
Important Dates including with event: –
Starting online registration: – 15th May 2011
Closing Date of online: – 30th June 2011
Date of Prelim (tentative): – 11th July 2011
Interested candidates may view full recruitment details on the link below: –
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About ICAR: – Indian Council of Agriculture Research is an autonomous body under the department of Agricultural Research; came in existence in 16th July 1929. It is apex body which is playing the role of path maker and indulged into research in the field of agriculture. It has played a major role in promoting excellence in higher education in agriculture.