CSIR SO ASO Exam Date Announced – 444 SO and ASO Vacancies 2024

CSIR SO ASO Exam Date Announced – 444 SO & ASO Vacancies – CSIR CASE Recruitment 2024

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CSIR SO ASO Exam Date Announced

CSIR SO ASO exam date for 444 SO and ASO vacancies has been announced by the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) for the CSIR CASE Recruitment 2024 on its official website. CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I) is scheduled to be held from 5 February 2024 to 20 February 2024.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Exam Date Announced

The dates for Stage I of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 have been officially announced by the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) on its website on 17 January 2024. Eligible candidates who’ve applied for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 as a part of the CSIR CASE Recruitment 2024 can check the dates for the Stage I Exam for SO and ASO vacancies.

This Stage I Exam of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 as a part of the CSIR CASE Recruitment 2024 consists of two exam papers — Paper I and Paper II. Candidates can also check the CSIR SO ASO Exam date for the Stage I Exam through this Veranda RACE blog post.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Stage I Exam Date

The CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I) or the CSIR CASE Recruitment 2024 (Stage I) will be conducted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) from 5 February 2024 to 20 February 2024 as announced officially on CSIR’s website (https://www.csir.res.in/career-opportunities/recruitment). This CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I) consists of two papers – Paper I and Paper II.

These two papers will be conducted in two sessions – Paper I in the morning session and Paper II in the afternoon session. The mode of this CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I) will be a computer-based test (CBT). The CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I) will be held by the CSIR on a single day as detailed in the admit card.

In the official document released by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) on its website regarding the schedule and downloading of admit cards for Stage I (Paper I and Paper II) of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024, that the reporting times and the exam times for both the sessions are mentioned.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 – Stage I Exam Schedule

Name of the Post

Stage

Paper

Session

Mode of the Exam

Stage I Exam Date

Reporting Time

Exam Time

Section Officer & Assistant Section Officer

Stage I

Paper I

Morning

Computer-Based Test (CBT)

5 Feb 2024 to 20 Feb 2024

8.30 AM

10.00 AM to 12.00 PM

Paper II

Afternoon

1.30 PM

3.00 PM to 5.30 PM

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Admit Card

The CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card for the recruitment of 444 Section Officers and Assistant Officers in the CSIR will be made available on the CSIR’s official website.

Candidates can find the direct link to download the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card here: 

It is mentioned in the official announcement by the CSIR that the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card will be available to download on the CSIR website at least 10 days prior to the start date of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024. Candidates who’ve applied for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 can expect the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card to be available on the website from 25 January 2024 (tentative).

Candidates who have applied for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 are required to download their CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Cards using their registered email ID and their date of birth. They are also advised to read the instructions mentioned in the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card carefully before appearing for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I).

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Help Desk

If in case, any candidate faces difficulty in downloading or checking their CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I), they can contact the following Help Desk number provided by the CSIR on its official website: 07969049955.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Vacancies

The Combined Administrative Service Examination (CASE) or the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 conducted by the CSIR for the recruitment of 444 Section Officer (SO) and Assistant Section Officer (ASO) vacancies was announced through the CSIR CASE 2023 Official Notification PDF on 8 December 2023.

This CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 is conducted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It is conducted for the direct recruitment of 76 Section Officer (SO) vacancies and 368 Assistant Section Officer vacancies (ASO) in the CSIR offices across India.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 – Vacancies

Name of the Post

Total Posts

Section Officer (General)

28

Section Officer (Finance & Accounts)

26

Section Officer (Stores & Purchase)

22

Assistant Section Officer (General)

237

Assistant Section Officer (Finance & Accounts)

83

Assistant Section Officer (Stores & Purchase)

48

Total

444

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Stage I Exam Pattern

Stage I of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 consists of two papers – Paper I and Paper II. Both these papers are online objective tests conducted for a total of 350 marks. The mode of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 will be a computer-based test (CBT).

There will be a negative marking of 0.33 marks for every wrong answer in both Paper I and Paper II of Stage I of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024.

The Paper I Exam is conducted during the morning session and consists of General Awareness and English Language and Comprehension sections. The General Awareness section consists of 100 questions for 100 marks. The English Language and Comprehension section consists of 50 questions for a total of 50 marks. This Paper I will be conducted for a duration of 120 minutes.

The Paper II Exam is conducted in the afternoon session. It consists of a single section – General Intelligence, Reasoning & Mental Ability. It consists of 200 questions for a total of 200 marks. This session will be conducted for a duration of 150 minutes.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Stage I Exam Syllabus

Candidates who’ve applied for the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 can find the syllabi for the Stage I Exam and the individual topics, the number of questions and the marks for each paper here in this Veranda RACE blog post.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Stage I (Paper I) Exam Syllabus

Paper

Name of the Section

Topics

No. of Questions

Marks

Paper I

 

(General Awareness and English Language and Comprehension)

General Awareness

History of India & Indian National Movement

100

100

Constitution of India, Polity, Governance, Social Justice

Current Events of National and International Importance

English Language & Comprehension

Comprehension

50

50

Do as directed (Active-Passive; Direct-Indirect, etc.)

Prepositions, Fill in the Blanks

Synonyms & Antonyms

Sentence Correction, Common Errors

Punctuation, Idioms & Phrases, etc.

CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024: Stage I (Paper II) Exam Syllabus

Paper

Name of the Section

Topics

No. of Questions

Marks

Paper II

 

(General Intelligence, Reasoning & Mental Ability)

General Intelligence, Reasoning & Mental Ability

General Intelligence, Reasoning & Mental Ability

25

25

Arithmetical & Numerical Ability

25

25

General Science

25

25

Economic & Social Development and General Issues on Environment, Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change

25

25

Ethics, Integrity & Aptitude

25

25

Decision Making and Problem Solving

25

25

Management Principles & Practices

25

25

National Geography

25

25

FAQs for CSIR Combined Administrative Services Exam (CASE) 2023

  • Q. When is the Stage I Exam of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 scheduled?

    The first stage of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 is scheduled to be held from 5 February 2024 to 20 February 2024 by the CSIR in exam centres all over India.

  • Q. Will the Stage I Exam of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 be held on a single day?

    The Stage I Exam of the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 will be held on a single day in two sessions. Paper I will be conducted in the morning session and Paper II will be conducted in the afternoon session. Candidates can check further information from the Veranda RACE blog about the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 (Stage I).

  • Q. How many vacancies were announced through the CSIR SO ASO 2024 Exam?

    The CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Official Notification announced 444 CSIR Section Officer and Assistant Section Officer vacancies to be recruited through the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024.

  • Q. When can I download the CSIR SO ASO 2024 Exam Admit Card?

    Candidates can download their CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card from the CSIR official website ten days prior to the start of their exam. Candidates can also check the Veranda RACE website to get to know about the direct link to download the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 Admit Card. We’ll make sure to update any latest information on the CSIR SO ASO Exam 2024 on our Veranda RACE blog.

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