NABARD Grade A 2019 Notification - Complete Selection Process

NABARD Grade A 2019 Notification and Complete Selection Process. In this Article we will discuss about how to Prepare NABARD Grade A 2019 along with NABARD Grade A 2019 Syllabus, Books and Study Materials, Exam Pattern, NABARD Grade A Salary and Job Profile and NABARD Grade A Previous Year Cut off and Exam Analysis.

National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) releases Recruitment Notification every year to select eligible candidates for the post of Grade A and Grade B Officer in the Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS) through NABARD Grade A & B Exam.

Due to Direct Recruitment for Officer Level Posts, NABARD Grade A and Grade B Exam attracts thousands of Banking Exam Aspirants all over India to Fill the NABARD Grade A & B Exam Application Form.National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development is an apex development financial institution in India, headquartered at Mumbai with regional offices all over India.


About NABARD :


This apex financial institution of India has its branches all across the country and looks after the planning, operations and managing policies that accelerates the face of agriculture and economic condition of rural areas in India.

  • Founded: 12 July 1982
  • HeadquartersMumbai
  • Agency executive: Harsh Kumar Bhanwala (Chairman)
  • Subsidiaries: NABARD Financial Services Limited, Nabcons
  • Purposes: Development aid, Poverty reduction
NABARD Grade A 2019 : Important Exam Dates

Events
Exam Dates (Expected)
Online Registration and Payment of Online Fees/Intimation Charges
April 2019 (Expected)
Last date for submission of online Applications
Declared in Notification
Download of Phase I (Preliminary Exam) Admission Letters
Declared in Notification
Phase I (Preliminary Exam) – Online Examination
Declared in Notification
Phase II (Mains Exam) – Online Examination
Declared in Notification
Result Declaration Date
Declared in Notification

NABARD Grade A 2019 : Vacancy and Types of Posts

NABARD Grade 2019 Notification will be released for Total Nine Different Types of Post or Vacancy. Every Year Half of the Posts are released is for NABARD Grade A General Post.
  1. General
  2. Animal Husbandry
  3. Economics
  4. Environmental Engineering
  5. Food Processing / Food Technology
  6. Forestry
  7. Land Development (Soil Science) / Agriculture
  8. Minor Irrigation (Water Resources)
  9. Social Work

NABARD Grade A 2019 : Eligibility Criteria

Educational Criteria
Educational Criteria All candidates need to follow a certain educational criteria when it comes to the application for NABARD Grade A examination as follows:-
Stream
Eligibility Criteria
General
Bachelors Degree in any subject from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants 45%) in aggregate or Post Graduate degree with a minimum of 50% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants 45%) in aggregate or Ph.D
OR
Chartered Accountant /Cost Accountant / Company Secretary with Bachelors degree
OR
Two year full time P.G. Diploma in Management / full time MBA degree from institutions recognized by GOI / UGC with Bachelors Degree in any discipline.
Animal Husbandry
Bachelors Degree in Veterinary Sciences / Animal Husbandry from any recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks (SC applicants 45%) in aggregate or Post Graduate degree in Veterinary Sciences /Animal Husbandry with a minimum of 50% marks (SC applicants 45%) in aggregate.
Chartered Accountant
Bachelors degree in any discipline with Membership of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
The Membership of ICAI must have been obtained on or before 01 March 2018.
Economics
Bachelor’s Degree with Economics with 50% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants - 45%) in aggregate or Post Graduate degree in Economics/Agriculture Economics with a minimum of 50% marks (SC/ST/PWD applicants - 45%) in
aggregate from a recognized university. Candidates with Economics as one of the main subjects at all years/semesters of the course, will only be eligible.
Environmental Engineering
Bachelors degree with Environmental Science / Environmental Engineering as a subject with 50% marks in aggregate or Post graduate degree in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Science with 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University/Institution.
Food Processing / Food Technology
Bachelors degree in Food Processing /Food Technology with 50% marks in aggregate (ST applicants 45%) or Post graduate degree in Food Processing /Food Technology with 50% marks in aggregate (ST applicants 45%) from a recognized University/Institution.
Forestry
Bachelors degree in Forestry from a recognized University/Institution with 50% marks in aggregate or Post graduate degree in Forestry with 50% marks in aggregate
Minor irrigation
 ( Water Resources )
Bachelors degree in Hydrology/Applied Hydrology or Geology/Applied Geology with Hydrology / Irrigation / Water Supply & sanitation as one of the subjects with
50% marks (SC/ST applicants 45%) in aggregate or Post Graduate degree in Engineering/ Hydrology/Applied Hydrology or Geology/Applied Geology with Hydrology / Irrigation / Water Supply & sanitation as one of the subjects with 50% marks in aggregate (SC/ST applicants 45%) from a recognized University.
Social Work
Bachelors degree in Social Work with 50% marks in aggregate or Post Graduate degree in Social Work with 50% marks in aggregate from a recognized University.

Age Criteria
All the candidates need to meet up a certain criteria with respect to age. The minimum age of an applicant at the time of application should be 21 years and maximum age should be 30 years. There are some exceptions to the age criteria where certain relaxations are provided according to various categories as mentioned below:
S. No
Category
Age Relaxation
A
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe candidates
5 years
B
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates
3 years
C
Ex-servicemen and Commissioned Officers including ECOs/ SSCOs who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within the next one year from the last date for receipt of application) other than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on being declared as invalid
5 years
D
All persons who have ordinarily been domiciled in the state of J & K during 01.01.1980 and 31.12.1989
5 years
E
Persons affected by 1984 riots
5 years
F
Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
PWD (SC-ST) –15 years
PWD (OBC) –13 years
PWD (Gen) –10 years

NABARD Grade A Salary 2019

One of the reasons behind choosing any kind of job is the reward that you will get after serving in any job position from the monetary aspect. Rewards may largely include other allowances, perks and benefits also, but the main thing is the salary that is received at hand. NABARD can be counted among the best paying jobs in India.
A ‘NABARD Grade A’ officer receives a basic salary of Rs, 28,150 pm/- in the scale of 28150-1550(4) -34350-1750(7) – 46600 –EB - 1750(4)- 53600-2000(1)-55600 applicable to Officers in Grade 'A' and they will be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local Compensatory Allowance, House Rent Allowance, and Grade Allowance as per rules in force from time to time. At present, initial monthly gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 55587/.

NABARD Exam Pattern 2019

NABARD 2019 will be conducted in three phases: Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam and Interview Process. Let's have a look at all these three phases one by one.

NABARD Preliminary Exam: It is an online exam constituting of 200 marks that needs to be completed in 120 minutes or 2 hours. 

Serial Number
Subjects  Asked
Total Marks
Time Taken
1.
Quantitative Aptitude
20




A composite time of 2 hours
(120 minutes)
2.
Reasoning
20
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

NABARD Mains Exam: It is a combination of Descriptive Test and an Online Exam. The Descriptive Test is common for all but the Online Test will be conducted separately for different posts as the syllabus for different posts offered through NABARD 2018 Exam is different. 


Exam
Name of Test
Maximum Marks
Duration
Phase I
General English
100
90 Min
Phase II
For General Post – Agriculture and Rural Development; Economic and Social Issues 
For Manager Agriculture Post – Agriculture
100
90 Min

Interview Process: Candidates who clear Mains Round are further called for Interview Process to complete NABARD Recruitment Process. Candidates clearing the Interview Process are offered the appointment letter by National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development.

NABARD Grade A Examination 2019 : How to Apply

The application is the first step in an examination process, once the notification of any exam gets released. It is one of the most important parts of the procedure and therefore you need to be well aware of the complete application process.

  • NABARD Grade A Exam 2019 : Step by Step Application Process 
  • Log on to the official website of Nabard, i.e. www.nabard.org
  • Check out the ‘nabard.org/career’ notices and look for the ‘Apply Online’ link
  • New registrants must click on the ‘Click here for New Registration’ tab and provide details such as full name, email ID and contact details.
  • Registrants will receive a Provisional Registration Number and Password.
  • Use these login credentials to complete the form by providing correct details.
  • Validate the details by selecting ‘Validate your details’ and ‘Save & Next’ button.
  • Upload the documents (Photo & Signature) taking care of the specifications.
  • Verify for the last time before ‘Final Submit’.
  • Select ‘Payment’ tab to remit the application fee.
  • Submit

NABARD Grade A 2019 : Application Fee


The online application process for NABARD Grade A will not be considered complete until you pay the fees. You are required to pay the fees in online mode. The fee details according to the various categories are as follows

Category
Fees
General
Rs. 750
SC/ST/OBC 
Rs. 100

NABARD Grade A Previous Year Cut off 2018 : Official Cut off 

NABARD Grade A Prelim Exam Cut off 2018 - View Here 

NABARD Grade A Prelim Exam Cut off 2018 - View Here 

NABARD Grade A Previous Year ESI, ARD and Computer Questions

Economics and Social Issue (ESI)

How much percentage increase was suggested in MSP in Budget?
What does R stand in RURBAN? 
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas comes under which department?
Rural Population percentage under the census 
Literacy rate as per the Census 
Deendayal Antodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission launched in which year?
Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana allocation 
Under Monetary Policy Inflation is measured through - CPI

Agriculture and Rural Development 

Which type of soil is found in West Bengal?
What was the agriculture growth rate of the last year as per the Economic survey?
What is the water efficiency under Drip Irrigation 
Which of the following is a micronutrient?
Out of cow Sheep Goat etc whose milk contains more fat?
Out of rice, wheat, Barley, maize which one is Rabi crop?
In which state saline water availability is more?

Computer Awareness 

Translate button comes under which tab?
A question related to object-oriented programming.
A question related to the body of the e-mail message.
Elements used in HTML to display images.
Related to data structure technique.




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