02 Dec, 2018

ASRB NET 2019- Agriculture Scientist Research Board or ASRB will conduct the ASRB NET 2019 exam for the applicants to get the NET certificates through which they can further get the jobs as Assistant Lecturer or Professor in various Agricultural Universities of the country. The applicants need to meet the eligibility requirements as laid down by ASRB in order to apply for this exam. This article will contain the information about the ASRB NET 2019 exam, eligibility criteria, important events and their schedule, application form and fee process, exam pattern, admit card issuance, result declaration, qualifying marks, etc.


ASRB NET Notification 2019

ASRB or Agriculture Scientist Research Board is the apex body that will publish the online notification for ASRB NET 2019. The candidates can simply check the same on its website It is expected to get released in the last week of January 2019. This exam is organized to provide NET certificates to the aspirants for the job of Assistant Professor or Lecturer in the Agricultural Universities across India.

    ASRB NET 2019 exam will be conducted online and the candidates need to obtain the qualifying marks in the paper in order to get the qualifying certificate of ASRB NET. The authority will send the certificates to the address of the selected candidates by post.

    ASRB NET Important Dates 2019

    Important Events Tentative Dates
    Publish of ASRB NET official notification Last week of January 2019
    Release of application form online Second week of February 2019
    End date to submit ASRB NET 2019 application First week of March 2019
    ASRB NET 2019 Prelims Second week of April 2019
    ASRB NET 2019 Mains Last week of June 2019

    ASRB NET Application Form 2019

    • The application form for ASRB NET 2019 exam will be uploaded by the authority on its website that is
    • The applicants will have to proceed for online registration and get the login credentials to access the ASRB NET 2019 application online.
    • The application form details need to be filled carefully without any mistake; else the candidates will have to face the rejection.
    • The candidates need to upload the signature and photograph online as per the given format.
    • The application should be reviewed properly by the candidates before submitting it online.
    • The candidates will have to choose any of the online modes like debit card, net banking or credit card in order to make the application fee payment for ASRB NET 2019 exam.
    • The category-wise details of the application fee for ASRB NET exam is given below:
    1. General Category: Rs. 1000 /-
    2. OBC Category: Rs. 500/-
    3. Female or SC or ST or Divyang Category: Rs. 250/-

    ASRB NET Eligibility Criteria 2019

    • To be eligible for ASRB NET 2019 exam, the applicants need to have the minimum age of 21 years.
    • The applicants need to carry the PG degree or other equivalent courses in the stream of Agriculture (or relevant field).
    • The candidates who possess the PG degree from some foreign university will have to provide the certificate from UGC or Government of India about the degree of recognition and equivalence.

    ASRB NET Exam Pattern 2019

    The exam pattern for ASRB NET 2019 contains the mode of the paper, time duration of the test, medium of the exam, number of questions in the paper and their type, marking scheme and much more. The table mentioned below is all about the ASRB NET 2019 exam pattern:

    Mode of Exam Online
    Time duration of the test 2 Hours or 120 minutes
    Medium of Exam The questions in the paper will be in Hindi as well as in English
    Total number of Questions There will be total 150 Questions in the exam
    Marking Scheme One mark will be granted for every correct answer
    Negative Marking 1/3rd mark will be cut for very incorrect answer.

    ASRB NET Qualifying Marks 2019

    The below-given table contains the category-wise details of the qualifying marks:

    For General Category Candidates 75 marks (50%)
    For OBC Applicants 67.50 marks (45%)
    For SC or ST or Female or Divyang Applicants 60 marks (40%)

    ASRB NET Examination Centers

    ASRB will organize the exam in total 23 cities across India. The applicants need to provide the test centre of their choice at the time of mentioning the details in the ASRB NET 2019 application form. The name of the allotted test centre will be there on the ASRB NET Admit card 2019.  Find below the test centers along with the codes:

    Center Code Test Center (Name & City)
    1 Directorate of Medicinal & Aromatic Plants Research, Anand, Gujarat
    2 National Institute of Animal Nutrition & Physiology, Bangalore
    3 ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Shillong, Meghalaya
    4 Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, UP
    5 Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, Barrackpore, WB
    6 Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering, Bhopal
    7 Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneshwar, Odissa
    8 Tamil Nadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Chennai
    9 Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Cochin
    10 Indian Institute of Soil & Water Conservation, Dehradun

    ASRB NET Admit Card 2019

    • The authority will issue the ASRB NET Admit card 2019 to the candidates who have completely filled the form and submitted the application fee for this exam.
    • The applicants can access the admit card at the ASRB website that is
    • They need to mention their date of birth and roll number to download the admit card online.
    • The candidates need to carry the photo identity proof, two photographs of passport size and this hall ticket to get entry in the examination hall.
    • The applicants are advised to keenly observe the details in the admit card and if there is any discrepancy, the applicants need to approach to the Exam Controller of ASRB and get it fixed.

    ASRB NET Syllabus 2019

    The below table represents the subject-wise comprehensive syllabus of ASRB NET 2019. It will help the candidates to prepare accordingly for the post they will apply for. Hence, have a watchful look at the syllabus table:

    No(Code) Discipline Name
    1 Agricultural Biotechnology
    2 Agricultural Entomology
    3 Agricultural Microbiology
    4 Economic Botany & Plant Genetics Resources
    5 Genetics & Plant Breeding
    6 Nematology
    7 Plant Biochemistry
    8 Plant Pathology
    9 Plant Physiology
    10 Seed Science & Technology
    11 Floriculture & Landscaping
    12 Fruit Science
    13 Spices, Plantation & Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
    14 Vegetable Science
    15 Animal Biochemistry
    16 Animal Biotechnology
    17 Animal Genetics & Breeding
    18 Animal Nutrition
    19 Animal Physiology
    20 Animal Reproduction &Gynaecology
    21 Dairy Chemistry
    22 Dairy Microbiology
    23 Dairy Technology
    24 Livestock Product Technology
    25 Livestock Production Management
    26 Poultry Science
    27 Veterinary Medicine
    28 Veterinary Microbiology
    29 Veterinary Parasitology
    30 Veterinary Pathology
    31 Veterinary Pharmacology
    32 Veterinary Public Health
    33 Veterinary Surgery
    34 Aquaculture
    35 Fisheries Resource Management
    36 Fish Process Technology
    37 Fish Nutrition
    38 Fish Health
    39 Fish Genetics & Breeding
    40 Agricultural Chemicals
    41 Agricultural Meteorology
    42 Agroforestry
    43 Agronomy
    44 Environmental Sciences
    45 Soil Sciences
    46 Agricultural Business Management
    47 Agricultural Economics
    48 Agricultural Extension
    49 Agricultural Statistics
    50 Home Science
    51 Farm Machinery and Power
    52 Computer Applications & IT
    53 Land and Water Management Engineering
    54 Bioinformatics
    55 Food Technology
    56 Agricultural Structure and Process Engineering
    57 Veterinary Anatomy (only for NET)

    ASRB NET Result 2019

    • ASRB will publish the ASRB NET result 2019 on its web portal.
    • The applicants need to mention their DOB and roll number to see the result.
    • The score and the qualifying status of the candidates will be there on the ASRB result card.

    ASRB NET Qualifying Certificate 2019

    • The qualifying certificate will be given to the applicants who have cleared the ASRB NET 2019 exam.
    • This certificate will be provided within the time of three months from the announcement of the result.
    • The authority will send the certificate to the applicants through the post.
    • Once the candidates will get the ASRB NET 2019 qualifying certificate, they can easily apply for the jobs of assistant professor and lecturer in Agricultural Universities.

    This is all about the information regarding ASRB NET 2019 exam. For any further query, write to us.


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