The Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) will hold computer Based Test (CBT) in Online mode under F.No. 2(2)/2016-Exam.II Dated the 18th August 2017. The ASRB for Recruitment to the following Posts under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), an autonomous body under Dept. of Agricultural Research & Education, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India. Now you can find here ASRB Syllabus and Typing Speed for Stenographer and LDC or Lower Divist Clerk.
ASRB LDC Syllabus and ASRB Stenographer Syllabus are now available here before the date of Examination which is 14 October 2017. All candidates can download their admit card of ASRB using asrb.org.in which is an official website. The candidates are already filling the online application form at online.cbexams.com now they able to get Syllabus of The Examination – View in PDF (Page Number 19).
ASRB LDC Syllabus and ASRB Stenographer Syllabus with Typing Speed
Candidates are already applied for 95 posts of Stenographer Grade-III for ICAR HQ, New Delhi and its Research Institutes, including vacancies in the Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) located all over the country in the Pay Band – I, Rs. 5200 – 20200 + Grade Pay of Rs. 2400. [Since revised to Level 4 as per 7th CPC] (ii) 78 posts of Lower Division Clerk (LDC) at ICAR HQ, New Delhi in the Pay Band – I, Rs. 5200 – 20200 + Grade Pay of Rs. 1900. [Since revised to Level 2 as per 7th CPC].
ASRB LDC and Stenographer Exam Syllabus
General Intelligence: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualisation, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate’s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.
English Language and Comprehension: In addition to the testing candidate’s understanding of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage etc. his/her writing ability would also be tested.
General Awareness: Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries, especially about Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution and Scientific Research etc.
NOTE: For VD candidates of 40 % and above visual disability and opting for SCRIBE there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning /General Awareness Paper.
ASRB LDC Stenographer Exam Pattern and Scheme
SCHEME OF THE WRITTEN EXAMINATION AND SYLLABUS- The written test will consist of one objective type paper as shown below:
except for VD
|1||General Intelligence (50 Questions)||50||2 Hours||2 Hours 40|
|11||General Awareness (50 Questions)||50|
|111||English Language and Comprehension (100 Questions)||100|
NOTE-I: The paper will consist of Objective Type — Multiple Choice Questions only. The questions except in Part —III will be set both in English & Hindi.
NOTE-II. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
Typing Speed of LDC and Stenographer
SKILL TEST IN STENOGRAPHY: Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the written examination as prescribed in the review notification will only be called for Skill Test in the notified ratio of 1:20. Typing Test Test will be of Qualifying in nature. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 Minutes in English/Hindi at the Speed of 80 w.p.m. The matter will have to be transcribed on Computer only. The transcription time is as follows: For Stenographer Grade- III 50 Minutes in (English) and 65 Minutes in (Hindi).