ASRB releases viva voce dates for the Agriculture Research Services (ARS) exam 2016
The ASRB or Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board has released viva voce dates for the Agriculture Research Services (ARS) exam 2016.
The Board will conduct viva November 2017 onwards starting from 9 November 2017. Candidates can check the schedule at the website of the Board.
ASRB had declared the main written exam result held for ARS 2016 on 12 October. The exam was held on 8 July 2017 for 31 disciplines. The Board has released call letters to the candidates via emails. Updates have also been sent as SMS.
The appearance of a candidate in the viva-voce will be purely provisional. If at any stage, the Board finds that the candidate does not fulfil any of the prescribed eligibility conditions, his/her candidature is liable to be rejected. The candidates are also advised to go through the eligibility conditions as mentioned in the ASRB's Notification for ARS-2016 Examination [No. 1(9)/2016-Exam.II dated 21.03.2017]. If the candidates do not possess the required relevant documents/ certificates in support of their eligibility, they shall not be allowed to attend the viva-voce,' reads the official notification.
Admit cards for the same has been released at the official website of ASRB at asrb.org.in. The recruitment will be held under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), an autonomous body under Dept. of Agricultural Research & Education, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India for a total of 95posts. The exam will be computer based. Candidates those who had applied for Lower Division Clerk post should note that the exam has 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 to November 15.