The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) was established on 1 November 1973 as an independent recruitment agency in pursuance of the recommendations of the Gajendragadkar Committee.
Recruitment to posts in the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) of the ICAR and to such other posts and services that the President, ICAR, may specify from time to time.
Rendering such other assistances to the Council in personnel matters, including promotion, as may be required by the President, ICAR.
Advising the Council on disciplinary matters relating to personnel recruited through ASRB or appointed by the Council in consultation with the Board.
Recruitment to entry level scientific positions of the ARS through an All-India Competitive Examination.
Induction of existing scientists of the ICAR to ARS under the initial constitution of ARS.
Assessment for merit promotion and grant of advance increments to scientists of the ARS.
To conduct National Eligibility Test, which is a prerequisite for the initial recruitment as Assistant Professor/Lecturer in the State Agricultural Universities.
Recruitment to posts in the Combined cadres of Administrative Officers/Finance & Accounts Officers of the ICAR which are required to be filled by direct recruitment.
I have joined as Chairman, ASRB on October 13, 2011. I thank the Almighty for providing me this opportunity to serve ICAR family for a period of seven years. I also pray for His blessings to give me strength to select the deserving right candidate for the right job. Read More