ICAR JRF Syllabus 2024 and Exam Pattern, subject-wise Syllabus

ICAR (Indian council of agricultural research ) will going to conducts the all India entrance test, JRF on 15 June 2024. Many candidates fill out their applications to appear in the ICAR JRF exam 2024. As the exam is going to be conducted in June 2024, the applicants are starts preparing for their exam. To perform well in exams, it is always suggested to them to follow the latest Syllabus and exam pattern.

By familiar with the ICAR JRF exam pattern 2024 and latest Syllabus released by authority, applicants get idea of difficulty level of exam, and covers important subjects and topics.

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ICAR JRF Exam Pattern 2024

ICAR JRF exam pattern 2024 consists of details, such as total questions in the exam, total marks, mark allot to every question, and negative marking, if any. Both junior and senior research fellowships have the Same exam patterns. Candidates who are going to appear in the ICAR 2024 exam on 15 June need to know the exam pattern. 

The exam will come in both Hindi or English medium, according to convenience of applicants to attempt it. According to the exam pattern, there are multiple-choice questions asked in the exam from the science stream. The applicant can get the time of 150 minutes to solve the exam. Before starting to prepare for the exam, it is suggested that applicants follow the exam pattern. 

Exam nameAIEE/AICE
Streams involvedPCB, PCM, ABC, and PCA
Mode of ExamOnline
Duration of Exam150 Minutes
Medium of ExamEnglish and Hindi
Total Marks600
Total Questions150
Marking Scheme+1 for correct answer and -1 for incorrect answer
Official Websitehttps://icar.nta.ac.in/

ICAR JRF Exam Marking Scheme 2024

Candidates who want to appear in the ICAR JRF 2024 exam need to follow the latest exam pattern and marking scheme. For every correct answer, the candidates will get 4 marks, whereas for every wrong answer, they will deduct 1 mark. The total ICAR JRF marks are 600.

Section A50
Section B50
Section C50

ICAR JRF 2024 syllabus

To create an effective plan for your exam, candidates should know the latest Syllabus. Having an exam strategy is important to prepare well for the exams. For candidate’s convenience, the syllabus pdf is available on the website that helps candidates prepare for their exam. You can improve your chance of securing high marks in your exam if you prepare according to the latest Syllabus.

Here are the details of the ICAR JRF syllabus, which includes topics from chemistry, physics, mathematics, agriculture, and biology. Here are the subjects covered in the Syllabus that candidates should prepare accordingly


  • Physical world and measurement
  • Laws of Motion
  • Kinematics
  • Gravitation
  •  Properties of Bulk Matter
  •  Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
  •  Thermodynamics
  •  Atoms & Nuclei
  •  The behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory
  •  Oscillations and Waves
  •  Electronic Devices


  • Electrochemistry
  • Solutions
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Structure of Atom
  • Surface Chemistry
  •  Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  • Solid State
  • Hydrocarbons (Classification of Hydrocarbons)
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
  • General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • p-Block Elements (Group 15 elements)
  • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox Reactions
  • d and f Block Elements
  • Preparation and Properties of Some Important Compounds
  • Alcohols, Phenols, and Etders
  • Organic Chemistry (Some Basic Principles and Techniques)


  • Multicellularity: Structure and Function – Plant Life
  • Multicellularity: Structure and Function – Animal Life
  • Continuity of Life
  • Origin and Evolution of Life
  • Living World
  • Unit of Life
  • Diversity of Life
  • Organisms and Environment
  • Application of Biology


  • Sets and Functions
  • Algebra
  • Mathematical Reasoning
  • Statistics & Probability
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • Calculus
  • Vectors and three-Dimensional Geometry
  • Linear Programming


  • Genetics and Plant Breeding
  • Seed Science and Technology
  • Sericulture
  • Plant Biochemistry
  • Plant Physiology
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Economic Botany and Plant Genetic Resource
  • Plant Pathology
  • Nematology
  • Agricultural Entomology

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