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Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB) has released its official notification for the posts Agricultural Research Service (ARS) – 2023. Interested candidates can check their eligibility criteria and can submit their application through their official website

About Job

The person recruited for the post of Agricultural Research Service (ARS) would be dealing with various services related to agriculture. Also, he/she has to work progressively in enhancing agroforestry, agriculture, animal husbandry, fisheries etc.

There are 260 posts available for this position.

Important Dates

The opening date for registration and submission of the application form for Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is 05th July 2023 at 10:00 AM and the closing date for the same is 26th July 2023 up to 5:00 PM.

Eligibility Criteria

The required qualification for the post of ASRB Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Recruitment 2023 is that the candidate must hold a PhD in relevant subjects such as Agricultural Entomology, Agricultural Microbiology, Economic Botany and Plant Genetic Resources, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Plant Biochemistry, Plant Pathology, Plant Physiology etc. Candidates can check annexure VI in official notification for detailed information. 

Age Limit and Criteria

The candidates who are interested in the post must be of minimum 21 years of age but not more than 35 years as of 01.01.2023. Relaxation is also given to certain categories as below:

  1. Candidates working in the service of ICAR have an age relaxation of up to 45 years maximum as of 01.01.2023. 
  2. Candidates in-service of Agricultural Universities are allowed an age limit of less than 38 years as on 01.01.2023
  3. A maximum of 5 years relaxation for SC or ST candidates. 
  4. A maximum of 3 years relaxation for Other Backward Classes candidates.
  5. A maximum of 10 years of relaxation for PwBD candidates.

Selection Process

The selection process for the post of ARS 2023 will be as follows:

  1. Written examination (Pen/Paper) mode – 300 marks
  2. Research Accomplishment – 40 marks
  3. Personal Interview – 60 marks

The whole process is of 400 marks after which a merit list will be created. Candidates must note that the selected candidates for the post will be called accordingly as per the requirement.

Salary Detail

The salary for the post of Agricultural Research Service (ARS) – 2023 in Agricultural Scientist Recruitment Board (ASRB) ranges from 15,600-39,100 with RGP of *6000/- (Revised Pay Level 10-57,700-1,82,400).

Application Fees

Interested candidates need to pay application fees as per the category:

Unreserved (UR)/ Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/ Other Backward Class (OBC)800/-
Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ Person with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) / WomenNIL
Mode Of PaymentOnline

 How to apply

  1. The candidate must visit the official website 
  2. Then on the homepage click on the registration link for a new candidate.
  3. Start filling up the form carefully because once the form is submitted then it can’t be edited or altered later.
  4. There is no need to upload or attach any documents candidates must be sure about their eligibility etc and then only apply for the same. 
  5. After the application is filled the candidate can pay the application fees.
  6. Apply and download it for future use and reference.
Online Application Starts05-07-2023
Last Date for Submission for Application Form26-07-2023
Last Date for Online Payment26-07-2023
Date of examOctober / November
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