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Selection Process and Exam Pattern of the examination:

The selection process will consist of the three phases as follows:

1. Phase I – Preliminary Examination (Online Exam)

2. Phase II – Main Examination will be online and will be a mix of MCQ and descriptive pattern.

3. Phase III – Interview

Phase I – Preliminary Examination (Online Exam)

 

S. No.

Name of the test

No. of Questions/Marks

Duration

1.

Test of Reasoning

20

120 Minutes

2.

English Language

40

3.

Computer Knowledge

20

4.

General Awareness

20

5.

Quantitative Aptitude

20

6.

Economic & Social Issues (with focus on Rural India)

40

7.

Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)

40

Total

200

 

2. Phase II – Main Examination :

The mains examination will be a mix of MCQ and descriptive pattern and the exam pattern of the examination will be as follows:

A. Paper I: General English: (Descriptive - online through keyboard):

The paper will have descriptive questions carrying 100 marks and the Duration will be 1 ½ hrs. The analytical and drafting abilities of the candidate shall be assessed through the Descriptive Paper on General English comprising essay writing, comprehension, report writing, paragraph writing & letter writing. Essay (40 Marks), Precis (20 Marks), Questions on the Precis para (20 Marks), Report / Letter Writing (20 Marks).

 

B. Paper–II (MCQ):

i) For General  posts - Economic & Social Issues and Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on rural India)

ii) For Other posts: Paper on related discipline will be of 100 Marks and the total Duration will be 1 ½ hrs.

3. Phase III – Interview (25 Marks):

Applicants qualifying in the Phase-II Examination and securing sufficiently high rank in merit shall be short-listed for interview.

 Age Limit

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Educational Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with a minimum of 50% marks

 

Best books to prepare:

Following are some of the best books to prepare for English:

  • Objective General English by Dr. R.S.Aggarwal & Vikas Aggarwal from S Chand Publications
  • Objective English for Competitive Exams By Hari Mohan Prasad & Uma Rani Sinha from McGraw Hill Publications
  • Quantitative Aptitude Books:
  • Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Rajesh Verma
  • Advanced Maths for General Competitions by Rakesh Yadav
  • Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by R.S.Aggarwal from S Chand Publications
  • Reasoning Aptitude Books:
  • A Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by R.S.Aggarwal
  • A New Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by B.S.Sijwali

 General Awareness Books:Indian Year Book English/Hindi by Publication Division

Manorama Yearbook by Mathew & Mammen Manorama

Computer Awareness Books:

  • Objective Computer Awareness by R. Pillai
  • Computer Knowledge by Shikha Agarwal

 

NABARD

Selection Process and Exam Pattern of the examination:

The selection process will consist of the three phases as follows:

1. Phase I – Preliminary Examination (Online Exam)

2. Phase II – Main Examination will be online and will be a mix of MCQ and descriptive pattern.

3. Phase III – Interview

Phase I – Preliminary Examination (Online Exam)

 

S. No.

Name of the test

No. of Questions/Marks

Duration

1.

Test of Reasoning

20

120 Minutes

2.

English Language

40

3.

Computer Knowledge

20

4.

General Awareness

20

5.

Quantitative Aptitude

20

6.

Economic & Social Issues (with focus on Rural India)

40

7.

Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)

40

Total

200

 

2. Phase II – Main Examination :

The mains examination will be a mix of MCQ and descriptive pattern and the exam pattern of the examination will be as follows:

A. Paper I: General English: (Descriptive - online through keyboard):

The paper will have descriptive questions carrying 100 marks and the Duration will be 1 ½ hrs. The analytical and drafting abilities of the candidate shall be assessed through the Descriptive Paper on General English comprising essay writing, comprehension, report writing, paragraph writing & letter writing. Essay (40 Marks), Precis (20 Marks), Questions on the Precis para (20 Marks), Report / Letter Writing (20 Marks).

 

B. Paper–II (MCQ):

i) For General  posts - Economic & Social Issues and Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on rural India)

ii) For Other posts: Paper on related discipline will be of 100 Marks and the total Duration will be 1 ½ hrs.

3. Phase III – Interview (25 Marks):

Applicants qualifying in the Phase-II Examination and securing sufficiently high rank in merit shall be short-listed for interview.

 

NABARD Grade B Cut Offs – Grand Total 2017

Discipline

Category                                         

OBC

SC

ST

UR

UR-OC

General

228.25

235.00

207.25

250.50

187.00