AGRICULTURAL SCIENTISTS RECRUITMENT BOARD
KRISHI ANUSANDHAN BHAVAN-I, PUSA, NEW DELHI-110012
(INDIAN COUNCIL OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH) (ICAR)
F.No. 1(17)/2013-Exam.-I ____________________
NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY TEST (NET) EXAMINATION -2013
1. The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) will hold a NET Examination on 27.10.2013( Sunday) at 33 Centres in India as per the rules and Scheme of Examination indicated in
this Notification. Candidates are advised to read the notification carefully before filling the Online Application Form.
2. NET is a qualifying examination for determining eligibility for Lecturer / Assistant Professor in the State Agricultural Universities (SAUs) and other Agricultural Universities (AUs) only. Candidates clearing the National Eligibility Test will be eligible for Lecturers or Assistant Professors
in the SAUs/AUs. NET Certificates will be issued by the ASRB to the qualified candidates to enable them to apply against vacancies to be notified or advertised by the State Agricultural Universities/
Agricultural Universities. SAUs/AUs who will satisfy themselves with regard to fulfillment of prescribed conditionalities and consider them for the recruitment process for Lecturers/Assistant Professors.
The list of Centres is indicated in Annexure –I of this Notification.
4. PRESCRIBED EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:-
A candidate must possess a Masters degree or equivalent in the concerned discipline and specialization completed on or before 01.08.2013. The list of disciplines and its prescribed educational
qualifications are as given in Annexure-II.
5. AGE LIMIT:-
A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years as on 1.8.2013.There is no upper age limit for the National Eligibility Test. A candidate will not be able to fill in the online application form in case he/she is born after 02.8.1992.