ICAR Assistant Recruitment 2022 - Online Application, Vacancies

By C.Suvarna | Updated on: Mar 14, 2023

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Basic Information Notification Exam Pattern Syllabus Exam Dates Eligibility Criteria Salary Online Course

ICAR Assistant Exam Highlights 2022

Indian Agricultural Research Institute or ICAR is the Apex Body for conducting research and education in Agriculture. ICAR works under the aegis of the Department of Agricultural Research and Education, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare. Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) has invited applications from young and eligible candidates for recruitment to the posts of Assistants at ICAR Research Institutes and at ICAR Headquarters. The IARI under the Administrative control of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research, DARE, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi will hold an online computer-based test (CBT). Let's look at the highlights of the ICAR IARI Assistant exam 2022.

The admit card for ICAR Assistant 2022 has been released on the official website.

ICAR Assistant Highlights 2022

Conducting AuthorityIndian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)
Official Website https://www.iari.res.in
Posts Assistant
Mode of Application Online
Stages of Exam
  • Phase 1- Prelims
  • Phase 2- Mains
  • Phase 3- Skill Test
Maximum Marks & Time Duration
  • Phase 1- 200 marks, 1 hour (1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe.)
  • Phase 2-
    • • Paper 1- 200 marks, 2 hours (2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe.)
    • • Paper 2- 100 marks 1 hour (1 hour and 20 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribe.)
  • Phase 3- 45 minutes
Online Registration of Applications and Payment of Fees / Intimation Charges May 07, 2022 to June 21, 2022
Correction Window June 25 to 27, 2022
ICAR Assistant Phase 1 (Prelims) Admit Card [Click Here]
Phase 1 (Prelims) Exam Dates July 29, 2022
ICAR Assistant Phase 2 (Mains) Admit Card [ICAR Assistant Mains Admit Card Download]
Phase 2 (Mains) Exam Dates June 21, 2023
Total No. of Vacancies 2022 462 [More Details]
Official Notification PDF 2022 [Click Here]

ICAR Assistant Mains Admit Card 2022 Out

To download your ICAR IARI Assistant Admit Card 2022, please visit the official website of ICAR (Indian Council of Agricultural Research) or IARI (Indian Agricultural Research Institute). Look for the "Admit Card" or "Download Call Letter" section on the website. Enter the required details such as registration number, date of birth, and any other information as specified. After successful authentication, you should be able to download your admit card. The ICAR IARI Assistant Mains online exam date has been announced for June 21, 2023. Please note, the ICAR IARI Prelims exam was held on July 29, 2022. 

ICAR Assistant Notification 2022

ICAR Assistant Notification 2022 has been released by ICAR recently. Interested candidates can fill out the ICAR Assistant online application from May 07, 2022, onwards. There are a total of 462 ICAR Assistant vacancies announced which is a quite good number. Selected candidates will be appointed as assistants in headquarters and the Institutes of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute. The ICAR Assistant Mains admit card 2023 was released on June 17, 2023.

The ICAR IARI Mains exam 2023 has been scheduled to be held on June 21, 2023. 

ICAR Assistant Exam Pattern 2022

ICAR IARI has come out with the recruitment to the posts of Assistants to be posted at various ICAR Research Institutes and its headquarters. The ICAR Assistant selection process 2022 consists of the following stages as mentioned below.

  • ICAR Assistant Prelims 2022
  • ICAR Assistant Mains 2022
  • ICAR Assistant Skill test 2022

Marks obtained in the Prelims and Mains exam will cumulatively be taken in making the final merit list. Check out the complete details of the ICAR IARI Assistant exam pattern such as marking scheme, mode of examination and exam language before starting the preparation of the same. After the main examination, you will be called for the skill test. Please note that the ICAR Assistant skill test is mandatory and No exemption from CPT is allowed for any PwBD category of PwD candidates.


ICAR IARI recruitment notification 2022 to fill up 462 Assistant vacancies through three-stage selection process is out. Before you start preparing for the same it is very important to be aware of the detailed ICAR IARI Assistant 2022 syllabus. Knowing the complete ICAR Assistant syllabus 2022 will help you to score good marks in the exam. The ICAR IARI syllabus 2022 will have questions on General Intelligence & Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, and English Comprehension. Apart from the syllabus, make sure that you have a bonafide list of ICAR Assistant books so that you can save time.

ICAR Exam Dates 2022

ICAR Assistant notification 2022 is out! You can apply for the same till June 01, 2022. The Online application process had started on May 07, 2022. The ICAR Assistant Mains exam will be held on June 21, 2023. While filling out the online application, you will be asked to opt for your exam centre. Make sure to check out the ICAR Assistant exam centre list and fill it out carefully. No change in the examination centre will be entertained after the successful submission of the ICAR Assistant online application form.

The admit card for ICAR Assistant 2022 Mains exam has been released on the official website.

ICAR Eligibility Criteria 2022

An aspirant should meet various ICAR Assistant eligibility criteria with respect to education qualification, age nationality, no. of attempts permissible etc. A candidate applying for ICAR Assistant 2022 should lie between the ICAR Assistant age limit of 20 to 30 years as of June 01, 2022, and should possess a Bachelor's Degree in any discipline as an ICAR Assistant educational qualification. Besides this, a candidate belonging to the reserved category will be provided with some ICAR Assistant age relaxation as per government guidelines.

ICAR Assistant Salary 2022

The announcement of ICAR Assistant notification 2022 has increased the hope of many aspirants who are willing to join the government workforce. Salary being one of the important factor that allure many candidates to work harder and achieve their goal. The ICAR Assistant Salary will be covered under pay Level-6 @ of 7th CPC Pay Matrix. Besides this, you will be eligible for various allowances and benefits as per institute norms. 

Online Course

ixamBee has launched ICAR Assistant Online Course to assist aspirants in their preparation journey. This course has been designed by our experts keeping in latest pattern and past paper trends in mind. This course will help in giving your preparation a direction and keep you motivated throughout. Some salient features of the course are given below.

  • Video lessons that will cover the complete syllabus
  • Practice questions so that you don’t miss anything at any cost
  • 10 full-length ICAR Assistant Prelims mock tests & 5 ICAR Assistant Mains mock tests. 3mock tests each for Descriptive English & Hindi
  • Chapter tests that will not let you lose track in your preparation
  • Regular live classes to clarify all your doubts.

Free Mock Tests

ICAR Assistant is a great opportunity for those who possess a graduate degree in any discipline. To ensure that you are able to crack the exam easily, ixamBee is here with ICAR Assistant free mock tests. These mock tests are absolutely free of cost. You can attempt ICAR Assistant mock tests by registering on our website and you can attempt the tests right away.

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Yes, you can check your online response 3-4 days after the conduct of ICAR IRAI exam by logging into online portal with your registered credentials.
Yes, you can raise an query and that need to be submitted through online response link in the official portal with documentary evidence within 03 days.
Depending on how much time you are devoting to each section in the ICAR IARI exam preparation, you can cover your whole syllabus.
No. Once the ICAR IARI Assistant application form is submitted, no request for change of exam centre will be entertained by Indian Agricultural Research Institute.
There are 462 vacancies announced for the recruitment of Assistant in ICAR for headquarter and institute combined.
You have to pay an amount of Rs 1200, If you belong to GEN/OBC and EWS categories,. For reserved categories candidates like SC/ST/PWBD and women candidates, they have to pay only registration charges i.e. Rs 500.
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