NABARD 2017

NABARD 2017 Notification has been released by National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development to recruit candidates for the post of Grade A Officers. The NABARD 2017 Online Registration closed on 10th July 2017. The Preliminary Exam of NABARD 2017 was conducted on 5th August (Grade A) and 6th August (Grade B). The Mains Exam is scheduled on 29th August (Grade A) and 30th August 2017 (Grade B).

Having its headquarters in Mumbai with branches spread all across the country, NABARD is one of the well-known Bank in India. NABARD attracts thousands of candidates every year who share the same dream of joining the prestigious Banking Sector.

NABARD Exam 2017 Results

NABARD has finally declared the NABARD Result for Mains Exam 2017.

Candidates can check their result by clicking on the link mentioned below. Selected students will be called for the final recruitment process: Interviews. Candidates clearing this round will be finally allotted a position in National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development.

List of Phase II Mains examination Grade B (RDBS)

List of Phase II Mains examination Grade A (RDBS)

NABARD Recruitment

NABARD Recruitment started with the release of NABARD 2017 Notification was released on 19th June 2017. With the release of Official Notification, the application process for NABARD 2017 was started. The last date to fill in the application form for NABARD 2017 was 10th July 2017. A total of 91 positions were declared to be filled through NABARD 2017 for the post of Assistant Manager and 17 positions are to be filled for the post of Manager in the National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Let’s have a look at the detailed NABARD 2017 Vacancy:

DEPARTMENTS NO. OF VACANCIES
General 46
Economics 05
Agriculture 06
Agriculture Engineering 02
Plantation and Horticulture 04
Animal Husbandry 05
Fisheries 03
Food Processing 03
Forestry 03
Environmental Engineering 03
Social Work 02
Chartered Accountant 03
Company Secretary 02
Water Resource Development and Management 04
Total 91

NABARD 2017 Exam Dates

Candidates will be recruited to the post of both Assistant manager and Manger through NABARD 2017. Let’s have a look at the detailed Exam Dates for NABARD 2017:

For Assistant Manager (Grade A)

Event Dates
Release of Notification and start of Application Form 19th June 2017
Last Date to submit Application  Form 10th July 2017
Last date to print Application Form 25th July 2017
Date of Preliminary Exam 5th August 2017
Date of Mains Exam 29thAugust 2017

For Manager (Grade B)

Event Dates
Release of Notification and start of Application Form 16th June 2017
Last Date to submit Application  Form 7th July 2017
Last date to print Application Form 22th July 2017
Date of Preliminary Exam 6th August 2017
Date of Mains Exam 30thAugust 2017

NABARD 2017 Application Process

For Assistant Manager (Grade A)

Candidates are required to pay Rs.800/- as the Application Fee. The same amount is reduced to Rs.150/- for SC/ ST/ PWD candidates.Payment can be done using only Master/ Visa/ Rupay Debit or Credit Cards or Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash cards/Mobile Wallets.

For Manager (Grade B)

Candidates are required to pay Rs. 900/- as Application Fee. The same amount is reduced to Rs.150/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category. Payment is to be done using only Master/ Visa/ Rupay Debit or Credit Cards or Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash cards/Mobile Wallets

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NABARD 2017 Exam Pattern

NABARD 2017 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 2017 Exam in order to be eligible for the Mains Exam.

Serial Number Sections Asked Total Marks Time Taken
1. Quantitative Aptitude 20
2. Reasoning 20 A composite time of 2 hours (120 minutes)
3. English Language 40
4. Computer Knowledge 20
5. General Awareness 20
6. Economic and Social Issues 40
7. Agriculture and Rural Development 40
Total 200

The candidates clearing NABARD 2017 Preliminary Exam are eligible to appear for NABARD 2017 Mains Examination. The Mains Examination comprises of both Online Objective Test as well as a Descriptive Test. Let’s have a look at NABARD 2017 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 2017 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 2017 Syllabus

Preliminary exam of NABARD 2017 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.

To know detailed syllabus of NABARD 2017 click here

NABARD 2017 Eligibility

For Assistant Manager (Grade A) Post

Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 30 years as on 01-06-2017

Educational Qualification:

For the post of Manager (Grade B)

Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 35 years as on 01-06-2017

Educational Qualification:

  • 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 2017 Admit Card

The NABARD 2017 admit card for Preliminary Exam was released in August and the exam was conducted on 5th and 6th August 2017. The admit card for NABARD 2017 Mains exam will be issued to candidates who qualify the preliminary round of NABARD 2017 exam. The Admit Card will be generated separately for candidates who applied for Grade A and Grade B post. The Admit Card for NABARD Mains 2017 Exam will be released shortly by NABARD.

NABARD Exam 2017 Cut Off

The cut-off for NABARD 2017 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

Post GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VC
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
General 6 7 10.5 14.5 10.5 6.75 4.75

NABARD 2017 Preparation

A candidate is required to prepare judiciously if he/she wants to scale NABARD 2017 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 2017 Exam.

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