21-30 Years on 1st July of the year of examination
Certain categories of persons as specified in the Notice are eligible
for age relaxation.
(C) Educational Qualification:
A Bachelor’s degree with at least one of the subjects namely, Animal
Husbandry & Veterinary Science, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics,
Physics, Statistics and Zoology or a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture or
Forestry or Engineering of a recognised university or equivalent.
Candidates appearing at their degree examination (with prescribed subjects)
are also eligible to compete. Candidates qualifying on the result of the written
part of the examination will be required to submit the proof of passing the
requisite examination alongwith their detailed application form to be filled up
at that stage.
(D) Scheme of Examination:
I. Written Examination - Conventional (essay) type
Paper I - General English
Paper II - General Knowledge
Paper III, IV, V & VI - Any two subjects to be
selected from the list of optional subjects set out below. Each subject
will have two papers.
200 Marks for each paper
Total marks for written examination
List of optional subjects:
Animal Husbandary & Veterinary Science
Provided that the candidates will not be allowed to offer the following
combination of subjects :
(a) Agriculture and Agricultural Engineering
(b) Agriculture and Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Science
(c) Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
(d) Mathematics and Statistics
(e) Of the Engineering subjects viz. Agricultural Engineering, Chemical
Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering - not more than one
II. Interview for Personality Test :
NOTE : For further details, please refer
to the Commission’s Notice for the Examination when it is published in the
Employment News and some of the daily newspapers.