ICAR Exam 2013 Entrance Exam Pattern and Question Papers.
AIEEA UG 2013 Exam Pattern | AIEEA PG 2013 Exam Pattern| SRF PGS 2013 Exam pattern
Question Paper for AIEEA UG 2013: There will be only one question paper consisting of 180 multiple-choice objective type questions, in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Agriculture) for “STREAM-A” and Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for “STREAM-B”. The question paper will be in ENGLISH and HINDI.
Negative marking: For each incorrect answer, one mark will be deducted from the total score.
Question Paper for AIEEA PG 2013: There will be only one question paper in each major subject group consisting of 150 multiple-choice (MCQ), objective type questions, and also 10 cross-matching type questions. The question papers will be in ENGLISH only.
Negative marking: For each incorrect answer in MCQs, one mark will be deducted from the total score, while for each incorrect cross-matching type sub-question/pairing, 0.2 marks will be deducted from the total score.
Question Paper for SRF-PGS-2013: There will be two papers in written examination, i.e. Paper – I & Paper – II. The question papers will be in ENGLISH only.
- Paper – I : This will be a composite paper on General Knowledge common for all subjects. The questions will be designed to test the ability of candidate’s awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to the society. It will contain questions on General Knowledge in Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Dairying, Fisheries and Allied Sciences, etc. including current events and such matters of every day observation and experience as may be expected to be known to a research scholar. It will be of one and a half hour (90 minutes) duration having 100 objective type questions with multiple choice answers, for a total of 100 marks. The weightage of this paper will be 25%. There will be negative marking (-25%/-0.25 marks) for each wrong answer. The paper will be evaluated through computer scanning.
- Paper – II: This paper will also be objective type having subject – specific multiple choice OMR based questions. This paper will be of two and a half hours (150 minutes) duration, having a total of 200 objective type questions with multiple choice answers, for a total of 200 marks. These 200 questions in each major subject paper would generally cover questions from all the sub-subjects listed under each major subject. The weightage of this paper will be 50%. The paper will be evaluated through computer scanning.
Cut-off percentage for Paper – I would be decided at the time of evaluation. No request for re-evaluation of papers will be entertained.
Paper – II of those candidates only will be evaluated who qualify in Paper – I. Merit criteria will include 75% weightage for the marks obtained in the written examination and 25% weightage for the past academic performance.