ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus 2024 & Exam Pattern, Subject Wise

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ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus

In the realm of agricultural research and innovation, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) plays a pivotal role. Among its esteemed institutes is the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), renowned for its contributions to agricultural science. If you’re eyeing a technician position within this prestigious institution, understanding the ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus is paramount.

ICAR IARI Technician Exam Pattern 2024

Examination will be of 100 marks consisting of Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions and the duration will be of one and half hours. The duration is 90 minutes. There will be four subjects carrying 25 marks for each of the following subjects as per the following scheme: – 

SubjectMax Marks/ Questions
General Knowledge25
Social Science25

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus 2024

The ICAR IARI Technician syllabus is for four subjects. They are:

  1. General Knowledge
  2. Mathematics
  3. Science
  4. Social Science

The questions will be of matriculation level. Total marks of the examination are 100, of which 25 marks each will be for each of the four sections. The subject-wise syllabus is given below:

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus – General Knowledge

In this section, 25 multiple choice questions will be asked to test the candidate’s knowledge in topics such as current affairs, history, news, and others. Candidates must prepare thoroughly for this section. This section of the examination carries 25 marks. The topics to be studied for the General Knowledge section are mentioned below:

  1. Current Affairs
  2. India and its neighbouring countries
  3. History
  4. Culture
  5. Geography
  6. Economic Science
  7. General Policy
  8. Scientific Research

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus – Mathematics

The second section in this examination is in Mathematics. It has a weightage of 25 marks. You have to practice various topics from this subject as it will have 25 Multiple choice questions having 25 marks in total. Following are the topics for the mathematics paper:

  1. Number system
  2. Fundamental arithmetical operations
  3. Algebra
  4. Geometry
  5. Mensuration
  6. Trigonometry
  7. Statistical Charts

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus – Science

The topics for the Science section are:

  • Physical and Chemical substances – Nature and behaviors
  • World of Living
  • Natural Phenomenon
  • Effects of Current and natural resources

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus – Social Science

The topics for the Social Science section are:

  • India and the contemporary world
  • Democratic politics
  • Understanding Economic Development
  • Disaster Management

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus – Preparation Tips

The best source of preparation are:

  • Examination preparation books
  • Previous years question papers
  • Sample papers
  • Mock tests

Preparing from exam books is a good idea, but you must also follow the previous years’ question papers as they are a good source of what to expect in the exam. In case the previous year question papers are not available opt for the mock test series and sample papers available online. 

  • This will acquaint you with the pattern of the question paper, and the marking scheme.
  • While solving the sample papers, previous year’s question paper, and taking mock tests you will answer different types of questions and will be better prepared for the test.
  • Due to solving question papers and sample papers, you will be in a position to answer questions in the examination more proficiently, quickly, and correctly.

ICAR IARI Technician Syllabus 2024 – FAQs

Q1. What topics are covered under the ICAR IARI Technician syllabus?

The syllabus includes subjects such as Basic Mathematics, General Awareness, Science and Social Science.

Q2. How can I prepare effectively for the ICAR IARI Technician exam?

Effective preparation involves understanding the syllabus, practicing sample papers, and focusing on weaker areas for improvement.

Q3. What is the duration of the ICAR IARI Technician exam?

The duration of the exam is 90 minutes.

Q4. How many stages are there in this exam?

Only one written exam is there. However tier 2 may be conducted if IARI wish to.

Q5. How much negative marking is there in ICAR IARI Technician Exam?

The negative marking will be 0.25 marks.

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