NABARD Notification 2021 is now available: On July 15, 2021, the National Bank For Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) published a newspaper advertisement for NABARD recruitment 2021 of applicants for Grade A and B. NABARD has advertised a total of 162 openings for the NABARD Grade A and B recruitment 2021 through this advertising. The online application procedure will begin on July 17th, 2021, and will end on August 7th, 2021. Check out the article below for more details about NABARD’s recruiting notification for 2021.

NABARD Notification 2021

As previously stated, the NABARD notification 2021 was published in a newspaper advertisement on July 15, 2021. The official recruitment notification has not yet been issued on the official website, although it is likely to be released soon. The notification for NABARD Grade A and B recruitment 2021 can be seen in the file below.

NABARD Notification: Important Dates

Events Dates
Commencement of Online Registration 17 July 2021
Last Date To Apply Online 7 August 2021
Closure of Editing application details 7 August 2021
NABARD Grade A and B Prelims Exam To Be Notified
NABARD Grade A and B Mains Exam To Be Notified
NABARD Grade A and B Interview Date( For post of P&SS) To Be Notified

NABARD Vacancy – Post wise

S. No Post Total Vacancy
1 Assistant Manager (Rural Development Banking Service) 148
2 Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ (Rajbhasha Service) 05
3 Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ (Protocal & Security Service) 02
4 Manager in Grade ‘B’ (Rural)(Development Banking Service) 07
Total 162

NABARD Grade-A Exam Pattern 2021

The NABARD selection process will include a prelims and mains exam, as well as an interview phase. All candidates must prepare well for the exam in order to advance to the interview round. The NABARD Grade A exam pattern offered below will assist you in effectively preparing for the exam.

NABARD Grade A Prelims Exam Pattern 2021:

Sections Marks Time
English 40 120


Reasoning 20
Quantitative Aptitude 20
General Awareness 20
Computer 20
Economic and Social Issues 40
Agriculture and Rural Development 40
Total 200

NABARD Grade A Mains Exam Pattern 2021:

Exam Subject Maximum Marks Duration
Paper 1 (Common for all posts/Discipline) General English (Descriptive – writing skills – online through the keyboard. The paper will have descriptive questions) 100 1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)
Paper 2 for Grade A (RDBS)- General, Information Technology, and others For General Post:

  • Economic & Social Issues
  • Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)

For other posts: Paper on related discipline. (Head to the syllabus part to know in detail)

100 1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)
Paper 2 for Grade A Rajbhasha The paper will have multiple-choice questions (Proficiency in Hindi including Translation from English to Hindi and Vice versa. The analytical and drafting ability of the candidate shall also be assessed from the descriptive paper). 100 1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)
Paper 2 for Grade A (Legal Services) The paper will have multiple-choice questions. Questions will be asked on relevant discipline. 100 1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)


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