ASRB NET 2021 Notification, Exam Dates, Exam Centre, Syllabus
ASRB NET 2021 - ASRB has postponed the ASRB NET 2021 exam slated to be held from June 21 to 27, 2021 in online mode. New ASRB NET exam dates 2021 will announced soon. Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) had released the ASRN NET notification in online mode on March 30, 2021 at asrb.org.in. The ASRB ET application form 2021 was released on April 5, 2021 by the Board. Earlier the last date for form submission was April 25, which was extended to May 10, 2021. In order to apply for ASRB NET 2021, applicant must be of 21 years of age and have a master’s or equivalent degree from any university/ college recognized by the government of India. ASRB NET 2021 is conducted for one paper having 150 objective type questions in online mode. To qualify ASRB NET 2021, candidates have to obtain the minimum qualifying marks in the ASRB NET 2021 written exam. ASRB NET is held for determining the eligibility for the post of Assistant Professor/ Lecturer in the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) and Agricultural Universities (AUs). To know more about ASRB NET 2021 exam dates, answer key result read the article below.
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ASRB NET 2021 - Highlights
Name of exam
ASRB NET 2021
Exam conducting body
Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB)
Number of papers
Mode of exam
ASRB NET 2021 - Exam Dates
Candidates applying for ASRB NET 2021 can check below the ASRB NET important dates related to notification, application form, admit card and exam dates from the given table.
|ASRB NET 2021 notification||March 30, 2021|
ASRB NET application form
April 5, 2021
Last date to apply
May 10, 2021
ASRB NET Admit Card
To be announced
ASRB NET 2021 exam
ARS-2021 (Mains) Examination
ASRB NET Result 2021
To be announced
The application form of ASRB NET 2021 was released in online mode April 5, 2021. Last date for submission of ASRB NET 2021 application was extended till May 10, 2021. While filling the ASRB NET 2021 application form, candidates have to enter their personal details, educational details, upload scanned photograph, signature and pay the application fee. While filling the online application form of ASRB NET 2021, candidates must keep the following documents ready with themselves.
Documents required to fill the application form
Scanned photograph and signature
Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking details for online payment of fee
Candidates must go through the following steps in order to know how to fill the application form of ASRB NET 2021.
Registration and entering personal details
Fill in the details such as name, mobile number, email ID and security code (captcha). A provisional registration number and password will be generated. Save all the information and proceed to the next step.
After registration, candidates will have to give details like - whether they have appeared in the ASRB NET or not, discipline applied for, the name of degree, the subject of specialization/name of the university, percentage, year of passing, employed or not etc.
Uploading of Photograph and Signature
In this step, candidates have to upload their scanned photograph and signature by clicking on the upload button with the prescribed specifications given by the exam conducting authority.
Specification required to upload photograph
150 kb (maximum)
Specification required to upload signature
Colour of pen
ASRB NET 2021 - Application Fees
Candidates can pay the application fee through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking
ASRB NET 2021 Application Fee
Printout of the ASRB NET 2021 Application Form
After the payment of fee and finally submitting the application form of ASRB NET 2021, candidates must save and take a printout of the application form and e-receipt of the online payment for future reference.
ASRB NET 2021 - Eligibility Criteria
Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board prescribes the eligibility criteria of ASRB NET 2021. It is important for the candidates to check ASRB NET 2021 eligibility criteria in order to avoid any rejection at later stage. The eligibility criteria include requirements based on age, educational qualification and number of attempts.
ASRB NET Eligibility Criteria 2021 - Age
The minimum age to apply for ASRB NET is 21 years of age.
There is no upper age limit prescribed to apply for the exam.
ASRB NET Eligibility Criteria - Educational Qualification
To apply for ASRB NET 2021, candidates must have a master’s degree or equivalent in the subject of their choice from any university/institute recognized by the government of India.
ASRB NET Eligibility Criteria 2021 - Number of Attempts
Candidates can appear for ASRB NET 2021 as many times as they wish. There is no restriction on number of attempts.
ASRB NET 2021 - Exam Centres
Exam centres of ASRB NET are the venues where the exam will be conducted. ASRB releases a list of exam centres for the exam along with the notification. Candidates have to select exam centres of ASRB NET 2021 in order of their preference (where they want to take the test) while filling the application form. Given below is a list of the states and cities where ASRB NET exam centres 2021 will be located.
ASRB NET exam centres
Name of the centre
Directorate of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants Research
National Institute of Animal Nutrition & Physiology
ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region
Indian Veterinary Research Institute
Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research
Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute
Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering
Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture
Tamil Nadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University
Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute
Indian Institute of Soil & Water Conservation
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
National Academy of Agricultural Research Management
Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology of Jammu
Central Arid Zone Research Institute
National Dairy Research Institute
Central Institute of Post Harvest Engineering & Technology
Central Institute of Fisheries Education
Central Institute for Cotton Research
ICAR Research Complex for Eastern Region
Andaman & Nicobar
Central Island Agricultural Research Institute
Central Potato Research Institute
Jammu & Kashmir
Central Institute of Temperate Horticulture
ASRB NET 2021 - Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of ASRB NET 2021 is prescribed by the exam conducting body. ASRB 2021 exam pattern will have important information about the exam like nature of questions, marking scheme, mode of exam, time duration, etc. As per the exam pattern of ASRB 2021 , there will be one paper conducted for 150 objective type questions. Candidates will have to complete the exam within two hours. One-third of marks will be deducted for any wrong answer whereas each correct answer will be given 1 marks. It is important for the candidates to check the exam pattern before start preparing for the exam.
Exam Pattern of ASRB NET 2021
Number of Questions
Nature of Questions
Objective Type Questions
The ASRB NET 2021 syllabus includes the topics from where the questions will be asked in the exam. By following ASRB NET syllabus 2021 candidates can prepare well for both the exam. The syllabus will be based on the subjects that candidates have selected from a list of 57 subjects. Some of the subjects are - Economic Botany & Plant Genetic Resources, Animal Biotechnology, Dairy Microbiology, Agroforestry, Environmental Science, Veterinary Anatomy etc.
The admit card of ASRB NET 2021 will be released in online mode for all the candidates who have successfully submitted the application form. ASRB NET admit card 2021 will have details related to exam centre address, name and roll number of the candidate, exam date and time, exam day instructions etc. The exam authority will not send any hard copy of ASRB NET 2021 admit card through the post. Candidates can download the admit card by following these steps:
Click on the link ASRB NET 2021 admit card (to be provided as and when released)
Entering the required login credentials - application number and password in the login window.
ASRB ARS 2021 admit card will appear on the screen
Download and take a printout of the ASRB ARS admit card 2021
Along with the admit card 2021 , candidates will have to carry any one of the identity proof (Passport, Driving License, Aadhaar Card, PAN Card) to the exam centre.
ASRB NET 2021 - Answer Key
ASRB may or may not release the answer key of ASRB NET as the exam will be conducted in online mode. The answer key of ASRB NET will contain correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. By comparing their answers with that of ASRB NET answer key 2021 , candidates will be able to calculate their probable score in the examination.
ASRB will declare the result of ASRB NET in online mode. Candidates can check their result by entering roll number and date of birth in the login window. ASRB NET result 2021 contains information related to the registration number, subject applied for, number of correct and incorrect answers, marks obtained, percentage and cutoff marks for the respective category. Only those candidates who qualify in ASRB NET will be issued the NET certificate and they will be eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor/Lecturer in the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) and Agricultural Universities (AUs).
ASRB NET cut off is the minimum qualifying marks that the candidates have to score in order to to be eligible for the post of Assistant Professor/Lecturer. The exam conducting authority releases the minimum cutoff of ASRB NET along with the notification for all the categories. As per previous year’s ASRB NET cutoff, minimum marks required for qualifying National Eligibility Test are as given below:
Minimum qualifying marks and cutoff for ASRB NET
Minimum Qualifying Marks
Minimum Qualifying Cut off
OBC Non-creamy layer
PWD/SC/ST and Divyang
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - ASRB NET 2021 Notification, Exam Dates, Exam Centre, Syllabus
Question: What if the ASRB NET admit card issued to me has incorrect details?
If the details printed on the ASRB NET admit card are misprinted, candidates are required to contact the exam conducting Board at the earliest and get them rectified.Contact Details: Controller of Examinations, ASRB, KAB – I, Pusa, New Delhi -110012.
Question: Can I change the ASRB NET exam centre allotted to me?
No, the requests for change of ASRB NET exam centres will not be entertained by the Commission under any circumstances.
Question: Where can I check my ASRB NET result?
You will be able to check the ASRB NET result 2021 on the official website of ASRB.
Question: How can I check my ASRB NET 2021 result?
In order to check the ASRB NET result, you must use their roll/registration number and date of birth.
Question: Are ASRB NET 2021 cut off and qualifying marks the same?
Yes. ASRB NET cut off 2021 and qualifying marks are the same.
Question: Will I become eligible to apply for the post of lecturer in both State and Central Agricultural Universities if I qualify in the exam?
Yes. Candidates who will qualify in the exam meeting the required ASRB NET 2021 cut off will become eligible to apply for the post of lecturer in both State and Central Agricultural Universities across India.
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Questions related to ASRB NET
will my test save if i am unable to click on " i agree to submit test" button due to time completion in asrb net exam.
Most often it does not happen because unless you submit your answers they will not get saved, but yes if the software is properly developed then there is high chance that the answers can be auto submitted. But if you were unable to submit, you submission time got exhausted but don't worry hope for the best. And try for some other scopes. Good luck!!
Are ICAR NET EXAM & ASRB NET EXAM, both are different?
Every year, the Agriculture Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) provides application for ASRB NET, also known as ICAR NET (Indian Council of Agriculture Research NET), which is conducted to recruit Lecturers or Assistant Professors in State Agricultural Universities and other Agricultural Universities. Candidates with Master Degree and with appropriate academic background can appear this exam to become eligible for the posts in multiple regulations. So, both the exams are same, and not different.
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