The admit card for the Stenographer Grade III exam held by Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) has been released. Candidates who had written the exam can now download it online. The exam will be computer based.
Where to find the ASRB admit card?
Admit cards for the same has been released at the official website of ASRB at asrb.org.in.
The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), an autonomous body under Dept. of Agricultural Research & Education, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India is conducting the recruitment.
Number of posts
There are totally 95 posts.
Change in exam date
For the Lower Division Clerk post, the exam has been postponed, for now. The Board has re-opened the option to fill up their particulars in the online prescribed format. Such candidates can fill the form from 16 October 2017 till 15 November 2017. The Board will issue a fresh date for LDC recruitment exam.
The exam for stenographer post will be held in two shifts on 29 October at 21 centres across the country.
What does the official notification read?
'All those candidates desirous of appearing for Examination are required to take the CBT and the requisite skill test in English/Hindi. Only those candidates, who qualify the CBT as per prescribed standards, will be shortlisted for Skill Test in Stenography/Typing in the ratio of 1:20 i.e. 20 candidates for one post, in order of merit.'
The minimum qualifying marks is 45% (40% for OBC and 35% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ Divyang/ Ex-Serviceman categories)
The questions of the Examination will be available in bilingual form i.e. in Hindi and in English medium. The answers are to be indicated on the Computer itself during the Examination. The Skill Test (Stenography/Typing) will be conducted in Hindi and English medium only. The candidates will have to opt their medium of Skill Test in the online application form. Candidates will not be allowed to appear in a medium other than the opted one.