National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) is a development bank in Maharashtra that focuses on rural development and related banking functions. The recruitment of Grade A and grade B candidates are done through IBPS examination. The bank recruits candidates for low level positions through personal interview alone. Other positions are filled by candidates from varying disciples like engineering, science, computer science, diploma holders, post graduates, graduates and so on.
For manager and assistant manager positions, the candidates have to take up NABARD examination specified for the position. The exam consist of descriptive paper which contains questions related to general English and an objective type paper which contains questions related to computer awareness, reasoning and general awareness. A specific paper on analytics and statistics would be conducted, based on the position.
Those who are selected in the written test would be called in for the next NABARD recruitment process. The personal interview round would be conducted for the shortlisted candidates. For certain positions, a phase II written test would be conducted which focuses on socio economic problems in India, social structure in India, positive discrimination, labor policy, banking process and economy of India.
To learn about the current NABARD vacancies the candidates have to get in touch with the official site. The candidates would be notified about the openings through the official site and also through leading newspapers. The candidates can get connected with leading employment portals to know about the vacancies. The Freshersworld provides information about the job in terms of who can apply, how to apply, the selection process, interview dates and study materials like test pattern, test syllabus, mock papers, previous year papers (if applicable), details about common written examinations like IBPS and many others.
IBPS examination is not just for NABARD bank recruitment. The examination makes the candidates eligible to apply in 21 different national banks. The site provides details about the test dates, when to apply, how to apply, who can apply, the test details, the online registration date and other study materials including reference books.
The recruitment process would be the same for NABARD non banking vacancies too. The candidates have to apply online or download the form and send it to the address mentioned in the job advertisement. The NABARD job advertisement provides details about how to fill the form and details about other selection processes. The selection process varies from time to time, thus, it is important to stick to the information provided in the Freshersworld or the job advertisement.
The educational qualification, age criteria, salary details, selection process and other job related details would differ from position to position, caste to caste and also from time to time. The candidates are also recruited through campus recruitment process. The details about the campus recruitment would not be mentioned in the official site or in other pages. The off campus details would only be notified to the public. All the examinations other than the IBPS would be conducted and supervised by NABARD. The selection is based on merit score and thus, getting the minimum required mark or the cut off mark does not ensure being shortlisted.