27 Apr, 2019

ASRB NET 2019 – ASRB is an acronym that stands for Agriculture Scientist Research Board is a conducting wuthority that will organize the ASRB NET 2019 examination in the last week of April, tentatively. ASRB NET 2019 is conducted by ASRB every year. ASRB conducts the examination for the applicants willing to get the NET certificates. Qualifying the examination can further help the candidates to 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 successfully.  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.

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 2019: Highlights

    We have furnished the ASRB NET 2019 at a glance in the form of highlights below: 



    Name of Examination

    Agriculture Scientist Research Board National Eligibility Test

    Commonly Known as

     ASRB NET 2019

    Conducted by

    Agriculture Scientist Research Board (ASRB)

    Position Offered

    Assistant Lecturer or Professor

    Mode of Examination


    Mode of Application


    Number of Vacancies Offered

    Notify soon

    Date of Examination

     2nd week of April 2019

    Location of Job


    Level of Examination

    National Level

    ASRB NET 2019: Notification

    ASRB will take the responsibility to release official notification for ASRB NET 2019 on their official website. Notification will carry all the important information which is required for the candidates. The notification will inform about the eligibility criteria, events, and important dates, exam pattern and syllabus.

    Notification will be released on the official website of ASRB. It is expected that the notification will be released in the third week of March 2019. Notification will be available in a PDF format and can be downloading via online mode only. Application will be live after the release of notification.

    ASRB NET Important Dates 2019

    Candidates willing to apply for ASRB NET 2019 are advised to check the vents and important dates to avoid any delay. We have furnished the tentative or expecta schedule of ASRB NET 2019. Official schedule will be furnished whenever the official notification will release. 

    Important Events Tentative Dates
    Publish of ASRB NET official notification Third week of March 2019
    Release of application form online Third week of March 2019
    End date to submit ASRB NET 2019 application Second week of April 2019
    ASRB NET 2019 Prelims Fourth 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
    • Application forms will be out from the third week of March 2019. 
    • Application forms will be available till the second week of March 2019. 
    • 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

    All candidates are required to satisfy the rules of eligibility which are framed by the official authority. If any candidate fails to do so, his/her application will not be accepted by the authority. If any candidate will be found ineligible during the procedure of selection, his/her candidature will be immediately cancelled by the authority. Candidates can check the age limit and educational qualification required for ASRB NET 2019 below: 

    1. To be eligible for ASRB NET 2019 exam, the applicants need to have the minimum age of 21 years.
    2. The applicants need to carry the PG degree or other equivalent courses in the stream of Agriculture (or relevant field).
    3. 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 Cut Off 2019

    • Cut Off will be the minimum qualifying marks required by the candidates to qualify the examination successfully.
    • Cut Off will be released right after the declaration of result.
    • Candidates can check the last years cut off below:

    S. No.

    Category of Candidates

    Minimum Qualifying Marks


    Un-reserved Category

    75.00 (50%)


    OBC Category

    67.05 (45%)


    SC/ST Category

    60.00 (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

    Candidates can check the exam centers in the table furnished below:

    S. No.

    Exam Centre




    Uttar Pradesh






    Jammu & Kashmir










    West Bengal


    Tamil Nadu








    Himachal Pradesh


    Port Blair




    Madhya Pradesh











    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.

    Contact Us

    Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board

    (Indian Council of Agricultural Research)

    Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan-I, Pusa

    New Delhi –110 012

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


      • Hello Salim,
        Online application form of ASRB NET 2019 will release from the third week of March 2019, tentatively.

    1. When will b the online application form of arsb net will b release March month has Been passed out but the form has Been not yet released plz tell me

      • Hello Chirag,
        We will update in our article whenever the application forms will release. Keep visiting our website.


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