ICAR IARI Assistant Syllabus 2022: ICAR Indian Agriculture Research Institute has come up with 462 Assistant vacancies to be filled through the three-stage selection procedure. The candidates who were waiting for this opportunity or planning to give it a chance must be aware of the detailed IARI Assistant Syllabus and Exam Pattern to grab the posts. Knowing the complete scheme of examination is the most prior factor that every candidate must be familiar with to score good marks in the examination. For your reference, we have discussed the complete IARI Assistant Selection Process, IARI Assistant Exam Pattern & Syllabus in this article.   

ICAR IARI Assistant Syllabus 2022

Candidates are advised to bookmark this page to prepare according to the IARI Assistant syllabus and exam pattern. If you know the syllabus and exam pattern completely it will give you clarity about the exam and will help you to make a strategy. The syllabus below is tentative and in case there is any update in the syllabus post release of IARI Assistant Notification, we will be updating the same here. 

ICAR IARI Assistant Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2022
Recruitment BodyICAR Indian Agriculture Research Institute
Post NameAssistant 
IARI Assistant Exam Date 2022 29th July 2022
Exam LevelNational
Mode of ExamOnline
Negative Marking⅓rd mark
Selection ProcessPrelims-Mains-Skill Test
Official Websitehttp://www.iari.res.in/

ICAR IARI Assistant Admit Card 2022 Out- Click to Download

ICAR IARI Assistant Selection Process

The candidates have to appear in three stages to get shortlisted for Assistant vacancies announced through IARI Assistant Recruitment 2022. The selection stages for ICAR IARI Assistant posts are as- 

Stage 1- Preliminary

Stage 2- Mains

Stage 3- Skill Test (Computer Proficiency Test)

ICAR IARI Assistant Minimum Qualifying Marks

The minimum qualifying marks in Preliminary & Mains Examinations will not be less than as follows:

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Marks

For more clarity, the details about each stage have been discussed below- 

ICAR IARI Assistant Exam Pattern 2022

The authorities will conduct two written tests (Prelims & Mains) and candidates have to qualify in each exam to get shortlisted for the skill test. Have a look at the IARI Exam Pattern, marking scheme, and time duration for each stage from the below section.

ICAR IARI Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

  1. There will be 100 MCQ in IARI Assistant Prelims Exam for 2 marks each.
  2. There will be a negative marking for 1/3rd mark for each incorrect answer.
  3. Each section consists of 25 questions.
  4. The duration of completing the prelims exam is 1 hour and for scribe candidates, the duration is 1 hour 20 minutes.
ICAR IARI Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern 2022
PartSubjectNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
AGeneral Intelligence2550

1 hour (60 minutes)

[1 hour 20 minutes for 
scribe candidates]

BGeneral Awareness2550
CQuantitative Aptitude2550

ICAR IARI Assistant Mains Exam Pattern 2022

  1. IARI Assistant Mains Exam consists of Paper-I will be objective type and Paper-II will be descriptive.
  2. The time duration for Paper-1 is 2 hours and for Paper-II duration is 1 hour.
  3. In the descriptive paper, there would be questions related to the writing of the essay, precis, letter, applications etc.
ICAR IARI Assistant Mains Exam Pattern 2022
PaperSubjectNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
IQuantitative Abilities501002 hours
English Comprehension50100
IIDescriptive Paper (English & Hindi)1001 hour

ICAR IARI Assistant Skill Test

The candidates who qualify in the Prelims & mains exam will have to appear in IARI Assistant Skill Test (Computer Proficiency Test). The duration of the Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) will be 15 minutes and modules will be conducted one after each other. IARI Assistant Skill Test is qualifying in nature. They have to appear for a Computer Proficiency Test which includes three modules- Word Processing, SpreadSheet, and Generation of Slides

ICAR IARI Assistant Syllabus 2022

General Intelligence & Reasoning
  1. Analogies
  2. Similarities & Differences
  3. Space Visualisation
  4. Spatial Orientation
  5. Problem Solving
  6. Analysis
  7. Judgement
  8. Decision Making
  9. Visual Memory
  10. Discrimination
  11. Observation
  12. Relationship Concept
  13. Arithmetical Reasoning
  14. Figural Classification
  15. Arithmetic Number Series
  16. Non-Verbal Series
  17. Coding-Decoding
  18. Statement-Conclusion
  19. Syllogistic Reasoning
General Awareness & GK
  1. Current Affairs
  2. India and its neighbouring countries
  3. History
  4. Culture,
  5. Geography
  6. Economic Science
  7. General Policy
  8. Scientific Research
Quantitative Aptitude
  1. Whole numbers
  2. Decimals
  3. Fractions
  4. Relationship between numbers
  5. Percentage
  6. Ratio & Proportion
  7. Square Roots
  8. Averages
  9. Interest
  10. Profit & Loss
  11. Discount
  12. Partnership
  13. Mixtures & Allegations
  14. Time & Distance
  15. Time & Work
  16. Basic Algebraic identities
  17. Graphs of Linear Equations
  18. Triangle, Circle, Sphere, Hemisphere
  19. Bar Diagram
  20. Pie Chart
  21. Trigonometric Ratio
  22. Heights & Distance
  23. Histogram
  24. Frequency Polygon
English Comprehension
  1. Active Passive
  2. One word Substitution
  3. Unseen Passage
  4. Fill in the blanks
  5. Antonyms
  6. Synonyms
  7. Direct-Indirect
  8. Error Detection
  9. Sentence Improvement

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ICAR IARI Assistant Syllabus 2022: FAQs

Ans. There would be three stages that a candidate have to qualify for Assistant Posts i.e. Prelims, Mains, and Skill Test.

Ans. IARI Assistant Prelims Exam consists of four section- General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension.

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