Nabard Recruitment 2022:NABARD Grade A 2022 Exam Pattern, Syllabus

Nabard Recruitment 2022:NABARD Grade A 2022 Notification 2022

  • NABARD Grade A Officer Notification 2022 will be released on 16th July 2022 for the vacancies of Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ and Manager Grade B in the RDBS in NABARD.
    • Online application along with requisite fee must be submitted from 17th July 2022 and the last date to apply online is 7 August 2022.
    • Application Form submitted in any other mode will not be accepted.
    • Further details such as date of notification, important dates, number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, application procedure, fee, examination pattern, syllabus, selection procedure, admit card, examination centers, result, etc. have been provided below.

Nabard Recruitment 2022:NABARD Grade A 2022

Examination nameNABARD Grade A 2022
Conducted byNational Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
Date of Notification16th July 2022
Post nameAssistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ and Manager Grade B
No. of vacancies162
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Dates for submission of online application17 July 2022 – 7 August 2022
Call letter for Online Preliminary ExaminationTo be notified
Official website / Apply
Nabard Recruitment 2022

Nabard Recruitment 2022: NABARD Grade A Officer

Notification 2022

NABARD Grade A 2022 Exam Pattern

The NABARD Grade A 2022 exam will be completed in three phases namely 2022 phase I, Phase II & Phase III exams.

  • Phase I – Preliminary Exam 
  • Phase II – Main Exam
  • Phase III – Interview

Phase- I: Prelims Exam Pattern of NABARD Grade A 2022

  • Exam Mode- Online
  • Questions Type- MCQs
  • Duration- Two hours
  • Total Question- 200
  • Total Marks- 200
  • Nature of Examination: Qualifying
  • Marking Scheme:
    • 1 mark will be awarded for every correct answer.
    • 0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.
SectionsMarksNumber of QuestionsDuration
Economic and Social Issues(with focus on Rural India)4040 
Agriculture and Rural Development(with focus on Rural India4040 
Quantitative Aptitude2020 
General Awareness2020 
Total2002002 Hours
NABARD Grade A 2022


  1. The NABARD Prelims Exam is only of qualifying nature so the marks will not be counted in the final selection.
  2. Candidates who shall clear the sectional Cutoff, as well as the overall Cutoff, will appear for NABARD Mains Exam.
  3. The calling ratio of selection for the Main exam after the prelims exam shall be 1:25.

Phase- II: Mains Exam Pattern of NABARD Grade A 2022

  • Exam Mode: Online
  • Questions Type: MCQs and Descriptive type
  • Duration: Three hours
  • No. of papers: Two
    • Paper I: Descriptive Test
    • Paper-II: Objective Type
  • Total Marks: 200
  • Nature of Examination: Selective
  • Negative Marking Scheme: 0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.
Exam PaperName of TestMaximum MarksDuration
Paper-I (Descriptive Test)General English: The analytical and drafting abilities of the candidates will be assessed through this paper comprising essay writing, comprehension, report writing & letter writing.10090 minutes
Paper-IIEconomic & Social Issues and Agricultural & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)10090 minutes
Paper-IIPaper on related discipline10090 minutes


  1. Paper-I is common for all the posts.
  2. Paper-II is different depending on the posts and streams.
  3. Those shortlisted candidates who meet the cutoff marks will be called for interview.
  4. The calling ratio of selection for the Interview comparatively with the mains exam shall be 1:5.

Phase-III: Interview

  • A candidate who will qualify for the Mains exam and hence meet the requirement of cutoff marks will be called for the Interview.
  • The interview will be of 25 marks.
  • Mainly, it is a personality test held to check the mental ability which determines the candidates’ suitability for the post.

NABARD Grade A 2022 Syllabus

Here we have provided the syllabus of NABARD Grade A for Prelims and Mains both, you must read the detail of the syllabus to know about the topics which may important for you to score well.

NABARD Grade A Prelims Syllabus

Name of SectionNABARD Grade A 2022 Topics asked
Computer KnowledgeHistory of computer & generations Shortcut Keys.
Networking Input-output devices DBMS MS Office Internet
General AwarenessCurrent Affairs related to Banking, Economy, and Insurance.
Awards Honors Sports New schemes National and International News Latest Developments in science and technology.
English LanguageSpotting the errors Sentence improvement Cloze test Para Jumbles Reading Comprehension Fill in the blanks Sentence rearrangement New pattern questions
Quantitative AptitudeNumber Series Simplification/ Approximation Data Interpretations Quadratic Equations Arithmetic Questions Mathematical Inequalities Data Sufficiency Quantity Comparisons
Reasoning AbilityStatement based questions (Verbal reasoning) Syllogism Inequality Input-Output Coding-Decoding Data sufficiency
Blood relations Puzzles & Seating arrangement Miscellaneous Questions

NABARD Grade A Mains Syllabus

NABARD Grade A Mains exam consists of two papers, Paper-I and Paper-II. The detailed syllabus of the Mains exam is discussed below.

NABARD Grade A Mains-Paper-I

  • General English-Comprehension
    • Essay writing
    • Paragraph Writing
    • Report Writing
    • Letter Writing

NABARD Grade A Mains- Paper-II

  • Economic & Social Issues:
    • Nature of the Indian economy
    • Social Structure in India
    • Rural banking and financial institutions in India
    • Agriculture
    • Poverty Alleviation and Employment Generation in India
    • Social Justice
    • Inflation
    • Population Trends
    • Positive Discrimination in favor of the underprivileged
    • Industry
    • Globalization of Economy
    • Education
  • Agriculture & Rural Development:
    • Water Resource
    • Plantation & Husbandry
    • Agriculture
    • Soil and Water conservation
    • Fisheries
    • Farm and Agri Engineering
    • Forestry
    • Animal Husbandry
    • Present Scenario of Indian Agriculture & Allied activities
    • Ecology and Climate Change
    • Agriculture Extensions
    • Rural Development

NABARD Grade A 2022 Admit Card

  • The Admit Card OF NABARD Grade A for 2022 will be released in online mode on the official website of NABARD.
  • Candidates can download the admit card by using the following steps.

How to Download NABARD Grade A 2022 Admit Card ?

  • Go to the official website of NABARD i.e.
  • Find and click on the link of the admit card link available on the home page.
  • Now enter Registration/ Application No. and DoB or Password.
  • After entering the correct details, the Admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Now download the admit card and take a printout of it for future reference.

Valid ID proofs for NABARD candidates

Before going into the exam hall, candidates must have one of the following documents:

  • Identity Card issued by a recognized college/ university
  • Licence/ Voter’s Card/ Bank Passbook
  • PAN Card
  • Permanent Driving
  • Passport
  • Photo identity proof issued by a Gazetted Officer

NABARD Grade A 2022 Exam Center

Since the NABARD exam is a national level exam so candidates from all over the country, participate in the examination. So the official of NABARD offers the nearest centers to them.

NABARD Recruitment 2022 Exam Centres for Prelims

West BengalAsansol, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata/Greater Kolkata, Siliguri
Uttar PradeshAgra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Varanasi
UttarakhandRoorkee, Dehradun, Haldwani
TamilnaduChennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Erode, Virudhunagar
TelanganaHyderabad/Rangareddy, Karimnagar, Warangal, Khammam
SikkimGangtok- Bardang
PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
RajasthanAjmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
OdishaBalasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Sambalpur, Dhenkanal, Rourkela
New DelhiDelhi-NCR
Madhya PradeshUjjain, Sagar, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna
MaharashtraAurangabad, Amravati, Kolhapur, Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai/Thane/Greater Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Chandrapur, Solapur, Dhule
KarnatakaBengaluru, Belgaum, Hubli-Dharwad, Hassan, Gulbarga, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi
KeralaAlappuzha, Ernakulam/Kochi, Kannur, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Pallakad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam
Jammu & KashmirSamba, Jammu, Srinagar
JharkhandBokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
HaryanaHisar, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Sonipat, Ambala
Himachal PradeshHamirpur, Shimla, Solan, Mandi, Kangra
ChattisgarhBilaspur, Durg-Bhilai, Raipur
BiharArrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea
Andhra PradeshChirala, Srikakulam, Guntur, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Tirupati, Kakinada, Vizianagaram
Arunachal PradeshNaharlagun
AssamGuwahati, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur
Andaman & NicobarPort Blair

NABARD Recruitment 2022 Exam Centres for Mains Exam

JammuChandigarh -MohaliJaipur
HyderabadLucknowMumbai / Navi Mumbai / Thane
RaipurDelhi – NCR

NABARD Grade A 2022 Result

The NABARD Grade A 2022 result will be declared in online mode on the official website of NABARD. Here we have given the steps to download the result.

How to check the NABARD Grade A Result?

  • First of all, go to the official site of NABARD i.e.
  • Now click on the link available for the result (For Pre/ Mains) on the home page of NABARD.
  • After clicking, a new page will appear, it will be a new PDF file of the result.
  • Now check and download the file.
  • Check the result according to the Registration number, allotted at the time of the registration process.
  • Also, take a printout of the result for future reference.

NABARD Grade A 2022 Cut off

The Cut-off of NABARD Grade A 2022 will be released in online mode on the official website after publishing the result for the same. Here we have given the steps to download the cutoff list.

How to Download Cutoff List?

  • First of all, go to the official website.
  • Find and click on the link for “cut-off”  available on the home page.
  • Cut off list will be available in PDF format.
  • After clicking on the link a new page for the cutoff list will appear on the screen.
  • Now check the cutoff marks and tally your marks with the cutoff and download the cut off list for future reference.

Note: After releasing the cutoff list of 2022 for NABARD Grade A, we will update here the details of cutoff marks.

NABARD Grade A 2022 Selection Process

  • The selection will be made on the basis of an online written examination and Interview round.
  • There are a total of three phases in the exam out of which Phase-I is of qualifying nature whereas Phase-II and Phase-III are of selective nature.
  • For the post of Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ (RDBS/Rajbhasha/Legal).
  • The final selection and ranking of the applicants will be based on their performance in the Mains online written exam and Interview, taken together.

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