Plant science is major agriculture subject group for ICAR JRF examination. This subject is divided into various sub-subject ; Plant Breeding & Genetics, Plant Pathology, Agricultural Microbiology, Seed Science & Technology, Plant Genetic Resources. Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)  every year conduct national level online  AICE-JRF/SRF (PGS) examination for admission to the state| central agriculture universities and national institutes like Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR), Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE), National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering (CIAE) etc. and award scholarship/fellowship to the admitted students.

Every year BSc|MSc agriculture graduates search the best reference books for preparation of Plant science junior research fellowship(jrf), senior research fellowship(srf) examination. Students also look for the exam pattern, syllabus, online mock test, model| previous years old question papers of jrf|srf. Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) notify & organize National Eligibility Test (NET) test in each sub-subject of plant science to determine eligibility for college and Agriculture university level lectureship|assistant professor job notification recruitment and to direct recruit as a agriculture research scientist (ARS) at national agriculture institutes under ICAR.

In this article i am providing the all the materials related to plant science, Plant Breeding & Genetics, Plant Pathology, Agricultural Microbiology, Seed Science & Technology, Plant Genetic Resources, jrf, srf, net, ars examination, mock test and job recruitment.


ICAR: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India. Formerly known as Imperial Council of Agricultural Research. it was established on 16 July 1929 as a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in pursuance of the report of the Royal Commission on Agriculture. The ICAR has its headquarters at New Delhi. The Council is the apex body for coordinating, guiding and managing research and education in agriculture including horticulture, fisheries and animal sciences in the entire country. With 101 ICAR institutes and 71 agricultural universities spread across the country, this is one of the largest national agricultural systems in the world that conducts ICAR – JRF/SRF.