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 has been finally released for the post of Grade A & B officers. The link to check the Official NABARD 2019 Notification has been updated below 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.

Click to read official NABARD Grade A Notification 2019

Click to read official NABARD Grade A Notification 2019

NABARD 2019 Apply Online

The online application for NABARD 2019 will start on 10th May 2019 and will end on 26th May 2019. 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)

Click to Apply Online

NABARD 2019 Exam dates

Let's have a look at the exam dates for NABARD 2019 Exam

Event Dates
Release of Notification 9th May 2019
Start of Application Form 10th May 2019
Last Date to submit Application Form 26th May 2019
Date of Written Exam 16th June 2019
Date of Mains Exam to be announced



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NABARD 2019 Vacancy

The Vacancy for NABARD 2019 Grade A & B Exam has been announced. A total of 79 vacancies have been announced for Grade A Officer and 8 Vacancies for Group B Officers. Let's have a look at the Vacancy in detail.

Grade A (Assistant Manager) Vacancies

Serial No. Discipline UR SC ST OBC EWS Total PWBD
1. General 17 6 4* 10 4 41 4@
2. Animal Husbandry / Dairy Technology 2 - 1 1 1 5
3. Economics & Agricultural Economics 2 1 1 2 1 7
4. Environment 1 1 1 1 - 4
5. Food Processing 1 1 - 1 - 3
6. Forestry 1 - 1 1 - 3
7. Finance 2 1 1 2* 1 7
8. Land Development – Soil Science 3 1 - 1 - 5
9. Plantation and Horticulture 2 - - 1 - 3
Total 31 11 9 20 7 79@

Grade B (Manager) Vacancies

No. Post No.of Vacancies
a) General 4 1 - 3 - - 8

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
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 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.

To know detailed syllabus of NABARD 2019 click here

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

Educational Qualification:

For the post of Manager (Grade B)

Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 35 years as on 01-03-2019

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 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 Grade A & B Admit Card 2019

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.

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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
General 6 7 10.5 14.5 10.5 6.75 4.75

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.

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