ASRB NET 2023
ASRB NET Notification 2023: The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) conducts its National Eligibility Test every year. The notification for this year was released on 14th March 2023. A total of 195 vacancies are available for the same. Candidates can find all the information about the ASRB NET 2023 in the article below.
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Overview
The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) is an independent recruitment board. It comes under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE). Once a year, the ASRB conducts its National Eligibility Test to recruit Lecturers to various State Agricultural Universities (SAUs). Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria and are interested in the position should make sure to check out the job posting and information given below.
|Conducting Body||Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board|
|Full Form||Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board- National Eligibility Exam|
|Exam Level||National level|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Exam Date||26th to 30th April 2023|
|Mode of Exam||Online (CBT)|
ASRB NET 2023 Notification PDF
The ASRB released the ASRB NET Notification 2023 on 14th March 2023. They announced vacancies for a number of positions as Lecturers. Candidates should make sure to go through the ASRB NET Notification PDF which is linked below. The notification provides details on all relevant areas of the recruitment.
ASRB NET Notification – Important Dates
The notification for ASRB NET 2023 is live on the official website of ASRB www. asrb.in form 14th March 2023. The application process deadline, admit card, release, exam dates, etc are given in the table below.
|ASRB NET 2023 Notification||14th March 2023|
|ASRB NET Application process 2023 starts||26th March 2023|
|ASRB NET Application process 2023 concludes||10th April 2023|
|ASRB NET Admit Card 2023||21st April 2023|
|ASRB NET Exam Date 2023||26th to 30th April 2023|
|Release of ASRB NET Answer Key 2023||To be notified|
|ASRB NET Representation||To be notified|
|ASRB NET 2023 Result Declaration||To be notified|
ASRB NET 2023 Notification – Apply Online
The application process for ASRB NET 2023 began on 26th March 2023 and closed on 10th April 2023. The link was available on the official website of ASRB www.asrb.in. Candidates can find the link to apply for the same below.
ASRB NET 2023 Application Fees
Candidates can find the category-wise application fees for ASRB NET 2023 in the table below.
|Unreserved (UR)||Rs. 1000|
|EWS (Economically Weaker Section)||Rs, 500|
|SC/ ST/ Women/ PwBD/ PWD||Rs. 250|
ASRB NET 2023 Notification – Eligibility Criteria
The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board releases vacancies for SMS and STOs once a year. Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria are encouraged to apply for the posts that are available. The eligibility criteria is as given below.
|Age||Lower Limit – 21 years as of 1st January 2023|
Upper Limit – None
|Education||Masters Degree in specific field from a recognised University or Institution.|
|Nationality||A citizen of India, Nepal or Bhutan |
They must be Refugees from Tibet (those who came to India before January 1st, 1962)
|Number of Attempts||There is no limit on the number of attempts for ASRB NET.|
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Syllabus and Exam Pattern
Candidates of any exam should be well aware of the syllabus and exam pattern of the same. The syllabus for ASRB NET is different for each subject. There are a total of 60 subjects available for candidates to choose. The following section provides the list of these 60 subjects and the exam pattern for the ASRB NET 2023 test.
ASRB NET 2023 List of Subjects
The following table gives the full list of the 60 subjects from which candidates could choose one to be tested on.
|Agricultural Biotechnology||Animal Biotechnology||Veterinary Pharmacology||Agricultural Business Management|
|Agricultural Entomology||Animal Genetics & Breeding||Veterinary Public Health||Agricultural Economics|
|Agricultural Microbiology||Animal Nutrition||Veterinary Surgery||Agricultural Extension|
|Economic Botany & Plant Genetic Resources||Animal Physiology||Aquaculture||Agricultural Statistics|
|Genetics & Plant Breeding||Animal Reproduction & Gynaecology||Fisheries Resource Management||Home Science|
|Nematology||Dairy Chemistry||Fish Processing Technology||Farm Machinery & Power|
|Plant BIochemistry||Dairy Microbiology||Fish Nutrition||Computer Applications & IT|
|Plant Pathology||Dairy Technology||Fish Health||Land & Water Management Engineering|
|Plant Physiology||Livestock Product Technology||Fish Genetics & Breeding||Bioinformatics|
|Seed Science and Technology||Livestock Production Management||Agricultural Chemicals||Food Technology|
|Floriculture & Landscaping||Poultry Science||Agricultural Meteorology||Agricultural Structure and Process Engineering|
|Fruit Science||Veterinary Medicine||Agroforestry||Veterinary Anatomy (only for NET)|
|Spices, Plantation & Medicinal & Aromatic Plants||Veterinary Microbiology||Agronomy||Agricultural Physics|
|Vegetable Science||Veterinary Parasitology||Environmental Science||Electronics & Instrumentation|
|Animal Biochemistry||Veterinary Pathology||Soil Sciences||Textile Manufacture & Technology|
ASRB NET 2023 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern includes the number of questions in the test, the distribution of marks, negative marking etc. The following section covers these aspects of the exam.
|Total number of questions||150|
|Type of questions||Objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs)|
|Duration of the exam||2 hours (120 minutes)|
|Source of the questions||Respective disciplines|
|Negative marking||1/3rd mark will be deducted for each wrong answer|
|Rounding of fractional marks||No|
|Language of the question paper||Bilingual (English and Hindi)|
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Admit Card
Candidates who apply for ASRB NET 2023 will receive their admit cards prior to the exam. The admit card is an important document that allows to you appear for the written test. The ASRB NET Admit Card 2023 was released on 21st April 2023. Candidates can find the ASRB NET Admit Card 2023 download link below.
ASRB NET 2023 Notification – Result
The ASRB NET 2023 Answer Key and Result will be out soon. The exam was conducted from 26th to 30th of April 2023. Candidates can access the answer key and result on the official website of ASRB. The ASRB has also provided a link for candidates who have appeared for the test to correct the answer key. This link has been provided below.
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Minimum Qualifying Marks
The official ASRB NET qualifying marks accessed on the ASRB website. Candidates have to achieve a minimum mark to qualify for the next phase of recruitment. The category-wise qualifying marks for ASRB NET have been given below.
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Percentage||Minimum qualifying marks|
|Unreserved (UR)/ EWS||50%||75|
|SC / ST/ PwBD||40%||60|
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Exam Center
Candidates should carefully choose their exam centers. During the application process, candidates should make sure to think and select the most convenient exam center. The following table provides a list of centers that will be available as a choice for ASRB NET 2023.
|State||ASRB NET Exam Centres|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu|
|West Bengal||Barrackpore/ Kolkata|
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Salary
Candidates interested in joining the recruitment process under ASRB must be curious to know the salary and job description, including benefits, duties, etc. This section will give a brief about the same.
- Pay Band – 3 of Rs. 15,600 – 39,100 with GP of Rs. 5400/- (revised Pay Level 10 – Rs. 56,100 – 1,77,500 of the 7th CPC)
- The candidates are also eligible for various allowances, such as:
- House Rent Allowance (HRA)
- Transport Allowance (TA)
- Medical Allowance (MA)
- Dearness Allowance (DA)
The job description for an ASRB NET qualified candidate varies depending on the institute they join. However, some of the common responsibilities include:
- Conducting research in the field of agriculture
- Teaching and training students
- Writing and publishing research papers
- Participating in conferences and workshops
- Advising and mentoring students and colleagues
ASRB NET Notification 2023 – Frequently Asked Questions
A1. ASRB NET 2023 was held from 26th to 30th April 2023.
A2. A total of 195 vacancies were available for ASRB NET 2023.
A3. The ASRB NET 2023 application process began on 26th March 2023.
A4. 10th April 2023 was the last day of ASRB NET 2023 Application process.
A5. ASRB released the admit card for ASRB NET 2023 on 21st April 2023.
Q6. The ASRB NET 2023 exam was held from 26th to 30th April 2023.
A7. You can apply online through the ASRB website.
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