NABARD has recently come with vacancies of 2 posts: Assistant Manager Grade A & Manager Grade B. There are 87 vacancies in total for which the Prelims will be on Jun 15/16. We have come up with a list of FAQs to clear your mind of any doubt regarding this notification. Have a look:
Ques 1 Can we apply for both Grade A and Grade B? I’m asking this because preliminary exam date is same.
Ans Yes! You can apply for both the posts separately. However, please be informed that the Prelims Date of Assistant Manager- Grade A is Jun 15/16 and that of Manager- Grade B is Jun 15, so the exam dates may clash.
Ques 2 I’m a student of B.Sc Honors (Community Science) from Agriculture University. Can I apply for these vacancies?
Ans No! As per the notification, the candidate must possess the required educational qualification as on 01 May 2019. The result of the final term/ semester/ year examination of the required educational qualification must have been declared on or before 01 May 2019.
Ques 3 I’ve 49.5 per cent in my graduation. Can I apply?
Ans Yes! You can apply to Assistant Manager Grade A if you belong to any of SC/ST/PWBD categories.
Ques 4 I’m pursuing B. Com with applied economics. Can I apply for the economics post?
Ans If you’ve economics as one of the main subjects at all years/semesters of the course, you can definitely apply.
Ques 5 Can the final year students apply?
Ans Yes! If you are able to furnish your degree at the time of the interview, you can apply.
Ques 6 Will the exams be held in Hindi as well?
Ans Yes! Option for the use of Hindi language will be available for the Online/Main Examination/
Ques 7 What is the salary of NABARD Manager Grade B & Assistant Manager Grade A?
Ans For Assistant Manager Grade A: Selected candidates will draw a starting basic pay of Rs.28150/- p.m. in the scale of 28150-1550(4)-34350-1750(7)–46600–EB-1750(4)-53600- 2000(1)- 55600. At present, initial monthly gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 60,000/-.
For Manager Grade B: Selected candidates will draw a starting basic pay of Rs. 35150/- p.m. in the scale of Rs.35150 – 1750 (9) – 50900 – EB – 1750(2) – 54400 – 2000 (4) – 62400 (16 years). At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 73600/-p.m.
Ques 8 How many times can I appear for this NABARD Grade B Officer Exam?
Ans There isn’t any info mentioned in the notification so there doesn’t seem to be any restriction on the number of attempts.
Ques 9 In the Prelims of NABARD Assistant Manager Grade A specialist posts, will the GA be replaced by the specialist specific subject?
Ans No! The GA section will remain the same.
Ques 10 Do the prelims and mains exams of NABARD Assistant Manager- Grade A & Manager- Grade B have sectional cutoffs as well, or just overall cutoff?
Ans Yes! There are sectional as well as overall cut-offs in place.
Ques 11 I am preparing for the government exam for the first time. Can you please tell me the difficulty level of quant and reasoning section in NABARD Assistant Manager- Grade A exam.
Ans The difficulty level will most likely be similar to a Bank PO exam. You can take a Free Mock Test on our platform to get an idea of the overall pattern which will be live shortly.
Do you have any other doubt? Post them in the comments section below and we will try our best to resolve them.