NABARD Bank Recruitment 2016 for 129 Jobs | Grade A & B Posts

NABARD Recruitment 2016,NABARD 2016 Recruitment,,NABARD Recruitment 2016 NotificationHere is yet another news for bank jobs in India: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has come out with its 2016 recruitment notification for Assistant Manager & Manager posts in grade A & B cadres.NABARD was started to promote sustainable agriculture & rural prosperity through effective credit support & other innovative initiatives.The national bank came into existence in the year 1982.


NABARD has its headoffice located in Mumbai & regional offices spread across all the state capitals of India.


NABARD Salary & Post Vacancies

All the advertised posts exist in Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS)


Assistant Managers (Grade A): 100 openings

Manager (Grade B): 15 openings


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The salary for these NABARD positions may increase further as they are due for revision.

  • salary of Assistant manager is Rs.43,183 /month (approx) including all the allowances.
  • for Manager, the salary is Rs.54,970 /month (incl benefits & allowances).

While the gross salaries are only specified, take home salary shall be slightly less than the figures above.


Dates to Note

Online registration of applications: March 23 to April 20, 2016

Written exam dates shall be informed later


Who are Eligible?

As part of NABARD recruitment 2016, there are two posts to be filled.Hence there are seperate eligibility conditions for each.


For Assistant Manager (Grade A):

  • Age to be between 21 - 30 years (+3yrs for OBC, +5 yrs for OBC, +10 for PWD) as on January 31, 2016
  • Freshers are eligible to apply
  • Should have completed UG or PG degree in Engineering, Arts, Management, Commerce, Science, IT, Agriculture, Veterinary Sciences, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries, Dairy Technology, Horticulture with an aggregate of 50% marks OR 
  • 2 years full time PG diploma in Management / MBA Degree OR
  • Chartered / Cost Accountants / Company Secretary (ACS) OR
  • Doctorate Degree holder

In simple words, any candidate who has completed a degree with 50% marks is eligible to register.


For Manager (Grade B):

  • 25 - 35 years (+3yrs for OBC, +5yrs for OBC, +10yrs for PWD) as on Jan 31, 2016
  • Bachelor’s degree (1st class) with at least 60% aggregate marks OR
  • Master`s degree (2nd class) with min 55% marks (aggregate) OR
  • Doctorate degree with minimum 50% in PG degree

No experience is required for any of these posts (see NABARD latest eligibility conditions)

Candidates who wish to apply for Grade A & B posts must pay fee & submit application for each post separately.


Selection Process

A new selection procedure has been introduced for the NABARD recruitment 2016 exercise which would be similar to all other banking exams.


According to it, Assistant Manager candidates will have to undergo three stages:

  • Phase I – Preliminary Exam (200 marks | 2 Hours)
  • Phase II – Main Exam (200 marks | 3 hours)
  • Phase III – Interview  (25 marks)

Those applying for Manager positions have a different pattern:

  • Phase I – Preliminary Exam (200 marks | 2 Hours)
  • Phase II – Main Exam (300 marks | 4 1/2 hours)
  • Phase III – Interview  (40 marks)

Each phase has been divided into few papers & their topics are mentioned in the notification.


Checkout our detailed article on NABARD Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Books


The prelims are only of qualifying nature & the marks secured in it wont be considered for final selection.But candidates should pass & rank sufficiently high to get shortlisted for mains.


How to Register

While the application fees for SC/ST/PWD candidates is Rs.100, applicants from other categories should pay Rs.750 for Grade A & Rs.850 for Grade B positions.

  • Candidates can apply for both posts by submitting separate fee & applications
  • You can choose a different test centre for prelims & mains from the list of cities given in the registration form.
  • The online call letters can be download from before 15 days of the exam.

After submission, do not forget to note down your registration number & password.Also take a printout of the generated online application and e-receipt for future reference.


Download Notice

Are you interested to apply for this Nabard 2016 recruitment process? Then you should download the notification from their official website here (.pdf)


The online application can be accessed at this weblink here

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