ASRB Recruitment 2021 – AO & FAO 65 Posts, Online Application

Post NameAO & FAO
Total Posts65 Posts
OrganizationASRB
QualificationGraduate
Application ProcessOnline
Application FeeRs.500/-
Start Date23rd July 2021
Last Date23rd August 2021

ASRB Recruitment 2021

Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) has released an official notification regarding a competitive examination for recruitment to the posts of Administrative Officer and Finance & Accounts Officer. Eligible and Interested candidates are able to submit their online application for this 65 Posts Recruitment of ASRB.

Related: NEET Online Application 2021

ASRB Recruitment Details

1. Administrative Officer

No of Posts: 44 Posts

  • Unreserved: 17 Posts
  • OBC: 14 Posts
  • SC: 07 Posts
  • ST: 02 Posts
  • EWS: 04 Posts

Educational Qualification: Candidate must be a Graduate of a recognized University securing not less than 55% mark in the final degree examination or equivalent and must have working knowledge of computer.

Pay Scale: Pay Band-3, Rs.15600-39100/- with Garde Pay of Rs.5,400/-

2. Finance & Accounts Officer

No of Posts: 21 Posts

  • Unreserved: 13 Posts
  • OBC: 04 Posts
  • SC: 02 Posts
  • EWS: 02 Posts

Educational Qualification: Candidate must be a Graduate of a recognized University securing not less than 55% mark in the final degree examination or equivalent and must have working knowledge of computer.

Desirable Qualification: Specialization in Finance/ Accounting/ Commerce as the Post Graduation level or professional qualification such as CA/ ICWA/ CS.

Pay Scale: Pay Band-3, Rs.15600-39100/- with Garde Pay of Rs.5,400/-

Other Details of ASRB Recruitment

Age Limit: The candidates age should be between 21 years to 30 years as on 23rd August 2021.

Age Relaxation: Upper age relaxation will be 3 years for OBC candidates,5 years for SC/ST candidates and 10 years for PwD candidates.

Application Fee: Candidates have to pay a certain amount as application fee based on their category. The details are given below. The amount will be doubled for both the posts.

  • Women/ ST/ ST/ PwD: Rs.20/-
  • UR/ OBC/ EWS: Rs.500/-

Examination Centre: The tier wise exam centres in Assam will be as follows.

  • Tier-I Examination: Guwahati
  • Tier-II Examination: Guwahati

How to Apply for ASRB Recruitment?

Candidates satisfying all the required eligibility for the post of Administrative Officer and Finance & Accounts Officer will be able to submit their online application on the official application portal developed by Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB). Candidates can follow the simple steps listed below to complete their application.

  • Scroll down, check Important Link‘s section.
  • Click on Online Application Link.
  • Enter your all asked details including photograph and signature.
  • After that click on Submit button.

Documents Required to Applying

Candidates are required to keep the following documents ready at the time of filling the online form.

  1. Educational Certificates and Marksheets.
  2. Scanned Recent Passport Size Photograph.
  3. Scanned Signature.
  4. A valid Photo ID (Aadhar Card/ Voter Card/ PAN Card/ etc).

Important Dates of ASRB Recruitment 2021

  • Starting date of online application: 23rd July 2021 from 11 AM
  • Last date of online application: 23rd August 2021 up to 5 PM
  • Date of Online CBT Exam: 10th October 2021

Important Links of ASRB Recruitment

Download Official NotificationClick Here
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Check Exam SyllabusClick Here
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Syllabus of ASRB Recruitment 2021

Candidates who will submit application for this recruitment of Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) and shortlisted for the examinations will have to appear for three tier examination to complete the recruitment process. The details of the examinations for all the three tiers are given below.

Tier-I Examination: In this tier, an objective multiple choice paper of 200 questions of one mark each will be conducted of three hours duration having the following sections.

SectionSubjectMCQs
AGeneral Knowledge50
BGeneral Intelligence & Reasoning Ability50
CArithmetical & Numerical Ability50
DLanguage Comprehension (Hindi or English)50
TOTAL200

Negative Marking: Each wrong answer will attract a penalty of one third of the marks originally assigned to that question.

Note: This paper will be qualifying in nature and marks scored in it will not be carried forward. The ASRB will prepare a list of candidates to be qualified for Tier-II Examination, based on the criterion of minimum qualifying marks, as may be determined by the Board and twenty top scoring candidates for one vacancy shall be declared qualified for the Tier-II Exam from each category under which vacancies are available.

Tier-II Descriptive Examination: In this tier, each paper will be of 3 hours duration.

PaperSubjectMark
Paper-IGeneral Awareness of Development of Economic, Social, Scientific & Cultural Fields, History & Geography of India and the World150 Marks
Paper-IIConstitution of India, Polity, Governance, Social Justice150 Marks
Paper-IIIEssay Writing-I & Essay Writing-II150 Marks
Paper-IVEthics, Integrity, Aptitude150 Marks
TOTAL600 Marks

Note: Candidates from Tier-II Exam will be qualified for Tier-III viz. Structured Interview in the ratio of 5 candidates for each vacancy (category-wise) on the basis of their merit in Tier-II.

Tier-III (Interview): This tier will contain 100 Marks and the final merit list will be prepared on the basis of a candidate’s performance in Tier-II and Tier-III.