NABARD 2019 will be conducted shortly by National Bank of Agriculture & Rural Development. The Official Notification for NABARD 2019 will be released shortly thus starting the Recruitment Process of the exam. NABARD is the highest development financial institute of India. The headquarters of NABARD is located in Mumbai, with its branches (regional offices) all across the country. Let's have a look into the details of the upcoming NABARD 2019 Exam.
NABARD 2019 Notification
NABARD Notification 2019 is expected to release in the last week of March 2019 for the post of Grade A & B officers. The link to check the Official NABARD 2019 Notification will be updated on this page as soon as it has been released by National Bank of Agriculture & Rural Development. Candidates are requested to visit the page regularly to remain updated about any upcoming notice regarding NABARD 2019 Exam. Online Application & Recrutiemnt Process will commence post release of Official Notification 2019.
NABARD 2019 Apply Online
The online application for NABARD 2019 will start post release of Official Notification. Candidates will be able to apply online for the exam by clicking on the link mentioned below. Candidates must pay an Application fee of INR 800/- [(intimation charges ₹ 150/- and application fee ₹ 650/-)] (GENERAL & OBC-NCL) and INR 150/- (SC/ST/PwD)
NABARD 2019 Exam dates
Let's have a look at the exam dates for NABARD 2019 Exam
|Release of Notification and start of Application Form||March 2019|
|Last Date to submit Application Form||April 2019|
|Date of Written Exam||May 2019|
|Date of Mains Exam||June 2019|
NABARD 2019 Vacancy
The Vacancy for NABARD 2019 Grade A & B Exam has not been announced yet. To get the vivid idea of the upcoming NABARD 2019 Vacancy, let's have a look at the previous years' vacancy for NABARD Exam
Discipline wise vacancy
|S. No||Name of the Discipline||No. of Vacancies|
|6||Food Processing / Food Technology||4|
|8||Land Development (Soil Science) / Agriculture||8|
|9||Minor Irrigation (Water Resources||6|
Reservation of Vacancies (Category-Wise)
|7||Food Processing/ Food Technology||2||-||1||1||4||-|
|9||Land Development (Soil Science)/ Agriculture||4||1||1||2||8||-|
|10||Minor Irrigation (Water Resources)||3||1||1||1||6||-|
NABARD 2019 Exam Pattern
NABARD 2019 Assistant Manager Exam is going to be conducted in three phases:
The Preliminary Exam is an online objective test constituting of 200 marks that has to be completed in 2 hours. It’s really necessary for a candidate to clear the preliminary round of the NABARD 2019 Exam in order to be eligible for the Mains Exam.
|Serial Number||Sections Asked||Total Marks||Time Taken|
|2.||Reasoning||20||A composite time of 2 hours (120 minutes)|
|6.||Economic and Social Issues||40|
|7.||Agriculture and Rural Development||40|
The candidates clearing NABARD 2019 Preliminary Exam are eligible to appear for NABARD 2019 Mains Examination. The Mains Examination comprises of both Online Objective Test as well as a Descriptive Test. Let’s have a look at NABARD 2019 Mains Exam Pattern:
|Serial Number||Exam||Test Name||Maximum Marks||Time Taken|
|1.||Phase I||General English||100||90 minutes|
|2.||Phase II||Economic and Social Issues and Agriculture and Rural Development for General Posts and Agriculture for candidates applying for Manager Agriculture Post||100||90 minutes|
|3.||Phase III||Development economics, Statistics, Finance and Management||100||90 minutes|
After the candidate clears NABARD 2019 Mains Paper, he/she will be finally called for the Interview Process. Final selection will be made on how well a candidate fare in the Mains Examination as well as the Interview Process.
NABARD 2019 Syllabus
Preliminary exam of NABARD 2019 Exam constitutes of7 major sections namely:
Mains Exam will be conducted in three phases with an inclusion of a descriptive test in English. Apart from these two papers, an interview process will be conducted for selected candidates through Mains Examination.
NABARD 2019 Eligibility
For Assistant Manager (Grade A) Post
Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 30 years as on 01-03-2019
For the post of Manager (Grade B)
Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 35 years as on 01-03-2019
- Candidates should possess Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from any recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants 55%) in aggregate or
- Post Graduate degree with a minimum of 55% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants 50%) in aggregate from a recognized university for Post 1
- Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture with 60% marks (SC/ST applicants 55%) in aggregate or
- Post Graduate degree in Agriculture with a minimum of 55% marks (SC/ST applicants 50%) in aggregate or
- its equivalent grade from a recognized university for Post 2.
NABARD 2019 Admit Card
The NABARD 2019 admit card for Preliminary Exam will be released as soon as the Application Process for the same will be completed. Admit card is released 10-15 days prior commencement of examination. Admit Card will be released separately for Prelims and Mains Exam. The link to download Admit card will be provided on this page once it has been released by NABARD.
NABARD 2019 Result
The Result for NABARD 2019 Preliminary Exam will be released soon after the exam for the same has been conducted. The Result for Mains Exam will be released for candidates who have successfully cleared the Prelims Round. To get details on NABARD 2019 Result, click on below mentioned link.
NABARD Exam 2019 Cut Off
The cut-off for NABARD 2019 Exam will be released after each phase of examination is completed. Candidates can evaluate their selection chances by matching their score with the cut-off list released by NABARD.
NABARD 2016 Overall Cut-Off
|Assistant Manager Grade A (200 Marks)||112.5||99.25||95||81.5||65.75||88.25||84.75|
|Manager Grade B (200 Marks)||122||109.25||104.75||99.25||–||–||–|
NABARD Cut Off Paper I 2016 – Sectional Cut Off
|Category||ES (25)||AR (25)||RE (40)||EL (40)||CK (20)||GA (20)||QA (30)|
|SC, ST, OBC, PWD||4.25||5||6.5||10.25||8.5||5||2.75|
NABARD 2019 Preparation
A candidate is required to prepare judiciously if he/she wants to scale NABARD 2019 Exam. A candidate can choose from our Offline Classroom Program or join our online Mock Test Series to accelerate their preparation. A lot of E-Books are also available to choose from for effective preparation for NABARD 2019 Exam.