Scientists, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board



Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) was established on Nov 1, 1973 under the supervision of Dr. P. B. Gajendragadkar. The board is responsible for making the recruitment of Scientists and similar posts specified by the President, ICAR. The major objective of the board is to make recruitment to the posts in Agricultural Research Services of ICAR and also to advise the council on Disciplinary matters related to personal recruitment. Agricultural Scientists Recruitments Board was established as an independent recruitment agency accountable to the President of ICAR society only.

Job Profile:

Candidates can apply for the post of the Agricultural Scientist in the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) depending on their qualification.


Candidates must have attained atleast 21 years of age but not more than 32 years of age as on 1 August 2010.

Educational Qualification:

Master’s degree or equivalent in concerned subject is required for applying for the specified posts.

No. of posts: There are 290 posts available in the Indian Council of Agricultural for the position of Agricultural Scientists.

Pay Scale: Selected candidates will be given the salary of Rs. 15600-39100 + Grade Pay of Rs. 6000.

Selection Process:

Selection for the position of the Scientist will be made through a competitive ARS / NET Examination – 2009 that will be held on 19 September 2010.

How to apply: Complete application form should be delievered to the Secretary, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board, Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan, Pusa, New Delhi-110012 by post or in person.

Last date for the application is 20 April 2010

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6 Responses to “Scientists, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board”

  1. 6

    sir, i study in bsc ag 4th year i know abaut MBA in Agriculture scope and job.

  2. 5
    vijay gupta:

    I passed ag (Horticulture) with 63.12% from agra university i want to do Phd right now i m working in icar CIFE mumbai plz suggest me what is best way for me and also iwant to know abot ARS.NET and when will form will come and when is their examination.

  3. 4
    jayanthi mannar:

    Respected sir/madam
    This year i have not qualified in ARS/NET exam in the discipline plant breeding. will u please kindly inform me what are the books to be studied to get ARS/NET.

  4. 3
    mannat chaudhary:

    most commonly scope in which pg subject like pbg/agro/horti/ento/eco etc.

  5. 2

    syllabus of ars net 2010

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    Vidya Patil:

    Where we will get model question paper for ARS exam?