NABARD Grade A Notification has been released by National Bank For Agriculture & Rural Development to recruit 150+ vacancies for the post of Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’ (P & SS- Protocol & Security Service) and Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’ (Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS) / (Rajbhasha Service) / (Legal Service)) on its official website @nabard.org. Interested candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria, syllabus, application fee & examination pattern given in the post below. The link to the official notification is given here:
NABARD Grade A Notification 2020: Check Here
Click here to check the official notification for the post of Officers in Grade ‘A’ (P & SS)
Click here to check the official notification for the post of Officers in Grade ‘A’ (RDBS)
The online application for NABARD Grade-A Officer starts from 15th January (today) and will end on 3 February 2020. There are two different categories for applying online. One for the post of Protocol & Security Service in which 5 years of Commissioned service in the Army/Navy/Air Force holding a valid Ex-Serviceman Identity Card is required. The other is for the post of Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS)/ Rajbhasbha/ legal service that requires the required qualification as per the job profile.
NABARD Grade A Vacancies 2020
Vacancies for the post of Officers in Grade ‘A’ (P & SS)
|S. No||Post||Total Vacancy|
|1||Assistant Manager (P & SS)||4|
Vacancies for the post of Officers in Grade ‘A’ (RDBS/ Rajbhasha/ Legal service)
|S. No||Post||Total Vacancy|
|1||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-General||69|
|2||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-General Agriculture||4|
|3||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Agriculture Engineering||3|
|4||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Food/ Dairy Processing||3|
|5||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Land Development – Soil Science||3|
|6||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Environmental Engg/Sciences||4|
|7||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Agriculture Marketing/Agri
|8||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Geo Informatics||2|
|9||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Agriculture Economics/Economics||5|
|10||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Information Technology||12|
|11||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Chartered Accountant||8|
|12||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Company Secretary||3|
|13||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Finance||16|
|14||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Human Resource Management||3|
|15||Assistant Manager (RDBS)-Statistics||2|
|16||Assistant Manager (Rajbhasha)||8|
|17||Assistant Manager (Legal)||3|
NABARD Grade A Selection Process
Selection Process for the post of Officers in Grade ‘A’ (P & SS)
For the post of Officers in Protocol and Social Security, 5 years of Commissioned service in the Army/Navy/Air Force holding a valid Ex-Serviceman Identity Card is required. Selection will be through Interview of shortlisted candidates. The Bank reserves the right to raise the minimum experience in order to restrict the number of candidates to be called for Interview commensurate with the number of vacancies.
Interview: 100 marks
Note: Appointment of the selected candidate would be subject to his/her being declared medically fit as per the rules of the Bank.
Selection Process for the Post of Officers in Grade A (RDBS/ Rajbhasha/ Legal Service)
NABARD Grade-A Exam for the RDBS is conducted in three phases: Phase-I (Prelims), Phase-II (Mains) and Personal Interview. As per the official notification, the prelims exam is to be conducted on 25 February 2020. The prelims exam has 2 hours time duration and carries a total of 200 marks. Here is the NABARD Grade-A Exam Pattern:
NABARD Grade A (RDBS) Phase I (Prelims) Exam Pattern:
|S. No.||Subjects||Maximum Marks|
|1.||Test of Reasoning||20 Marks|
|2.||English Language||40 Marks|
|3.||Computer Knowledge||20 Marks|
|4.||General Awareness||20 Marks|
|5.||Quantitative Aptitude||20 Marks|
|6.||Economic & Social Issues (with focus on Rural India)||40 Marks|
|7.||Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)||40 Marks|
|Total Marks||200 Marks|
NABARD Grade A Phase II (Mains) Exam Pattern:
NABARD Grade A Mains Exam is both objective and descriptive in nature.
|S. No.||Subjects||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1.||Paper I (Descriptive Test)||100 Marks||1 Hour 30 Minutes|
|2.||Paper II-Economic & Social Issues and Agriculture & Rural Development with focus on Rural India) for General Post and for all the other posts – Paper on related discipline||100 Marks||1 Hour 30 Minutes|
|Total||200 Marks||3 Hours|
NABARD Grade A Phase III (Interview) Exam Pattern:
Applicants qualifying in the Phase-II (Mains) Examination and securing sufficiently high rank in merit shall be short-listed for interview.
Interview – 25 Marks
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