NABARD Notification 2018 has been released for NABARD Development Assistant 2018. Online Application is invited for the same from 27th August 2018. The Online Exam is to be conducted in the month of September/October 2018. Candidates can read the Official Notification by clicking on the link given below.
NABARD has finally released the much awaited NABARD Result (Prelims) for Development Assistant. Candidates can check their Prelims result by clicking on the link mentioned below.
Let's have a look at the detailed exam dates for NABARD Development Assistant 2018:
|Release of Notification and start of Application Form||27th August 2018|
|Last Date to submit Application Form||12th September 2018|
|Date of Written Exam||29th September 2018|
|Date of Mains Exam||21st October 2018|
The NABARD 2018 admit card for Mains Exam will be released shortly. Admit Card has been released separately for Prelims and Mains Exam. The link to download Admit card for NABARD 2018 Mains Exam is mentioned below.
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.
Candidates will be recruited to the post of both Assistant manager through NABARD 2018. Let’s have a look at the detailed Exam Dates for NABARD 2018:
For Assistant Manager (Grade A)
|Release of Notification and start of Application Form||13th March 2018|
|Last Date to submit Application Form||4th April 2018|
|Date of Preliminary Exam||19th May 2018|
|Date of Mains Exam||17th June 2018|
|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
|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||-|
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.
NABARD 2018 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 2018 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 2018 Preliminary Exam are eligible to appear for NABARD 2018 Mains Examination. The Mains Examination comprises of both Online Objective Test as well as a Descriptive Test. Let’s have a look at NABARD 2018 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 2018 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.
Preliminary exam of NABARD 2018 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.
For Assistant Manager (Grade A) Post
Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 30 years as on 01-03-2018
For the post of Manager (Grade B)
Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 21 to 35 years as on 01-03-2018
The cut-off for NABARD 2018 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|
A candidate is required to prepare judiciously if he/she wants to scale NABARD 2018 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 2018 Exam.