For all freshers, college students and exam aspirants.

The Indian Agricultural Research Institute has released the notification for the ICAR Technician Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021 on the official website. Aspirants should be familiar with the ICAR Technician Syllabus before the preparation so that he/she covers only those sections that are relevant. The candidates should also be well-known with the ICAR Technician Exam Pattern and the marking scheme to understand the exam pattern clearly. The key highlights are:

  • The ICAR Technician Selection Process comprises Computer Based Test followed by the Document Verification process. Candidates should clear all the selection rounds to be considered for the appointment of the post.
  • As per ICAR Technician Exam Pattern, the written exam will consist of 100 objective-type questions for 100 marks and the duration will be 1 and ½ hours.
  • The ICAR Technician Syllabus covers four subjects i.e General Knowledge, Mathematics, Science, & Social Science.

Aspirants must have an idea of the exam syllabus as it would help them in clearing the ICAR Computer-based exam with good marks. In this article, candidates can check the exam pattern and best books, preparation tips, etc. 

ICAR Technician Syllabus 2021

Aspirants must know the exam pattern and syllabus so that they can know the frequently asked questions in the exam in the previous years. This will help them in clearing the ICAR Technician exam and get eligible for the exam.

Below we have shared the exam syllabus and topic for a better understanding for the candidates.

Subject

ICAR Technician Syllabus

General Knowledge

  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economic Science
  • General Policy & Scientific Research

Mathematics

  • Number System
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistical Charts

Science

  • Physical & Chemical Substances: Nature & Behaviour
  • World of Living
  • Natural Phenomenon
  • Effects of Current and Natural Resources

Social Science

  • Contemporary World Democratic Politics
  • Understanding Economic Development & Disaster Management

ICAR Technician Exam Pattern 2021

Aspirants should be well aware of the exam pattern so that they get a close insight of the exam and its structure, paper pattern, maximum marks, exam duration, and marking scheme. Below is the exam pattern of the computer-based test.

  • Mode: Online
  • Type: Objective Type Questions
  • Number of Question: 100
  • Maximum Marks: 100
  • Medium: English & Hindi
  • Duration: 1 and ½ hours
  • Negative Marking: 0.25 marks deducted for each wrong answer.

Paper/Sections

Subject

Number of Question

Maximum Marks

Duration

1

General Knowledge

25

25



1 and ½ hours

2

Mathematics

25

25

3

Science

25

25

4

Social Science

25

25

Total

100

100

ICAR Technician Books for Preparation

For the preparation there are various books available online as well as offline. Thus, aspirants must choose the books and study material on the recommendation of experts and previous year toppers of the exam. Check below the best books to guide the aspirants during the preparation.

Subject

Books

Author/ Publication

Mathematics

Fast Track Objective Arithmetic 

Rajesh Verma

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

RS Aggarwal

General Knowledge

Lucent General Knowledge 2021

Dr. Binay Karna

General Knowledge

Manohar Pandey/Arihant Experts

Science

Encyclopedia of General Science for General Competitions

Arihant Experts

General Science

Ravi Bhushan, Lucent Publications

Social Science

Social Science Based on NCERT

Sheelwant Singh

Complete Course Social Science

Manohar Pandey

ICAR Technician Syllabus and Exam Pattern FAQs

Is there any interview round for the ICAR Technician Recruitment Process?

No. There will be no interview round for the post of Technician (T-1)

How can I download the ICAR Technician (T-1) Syllabus and Exam Pattern?

The aspirants can download the ICAR Technician Syllabus and Exam Pattern in the PDF Format from the official website of the ICAR

Which sections are covered in the ICAR Technician Syllabus?

The  ICAR Technician (T-1) Syllabus covers four subjects i.e General Knowledge, Mathematics, Science, & Social Science.

The  ICAR Technician (T-1) Syllabus covers four subjects i.e General Knowledge, Mathematics, Science, & Social Science.

The ICAR Technician Selection Process comprises a Computer Based Test followed by the Document Verification Process.

What is the ICAR Technician Exam Pattern for the CBT?

As per ICAR Technician (T-1) Exam Pattern, the written exam will consist of 100 objective-type questions for 100 marks, and the duration will be 1 and ½ hours.