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National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has issued an official notification inviting applications for recruitment on Developer Assistant posts.


Starting Date to Apply Online: 27th August 2018

Last Date to Apply Online: 12th September 2018

Last Date to Pay Application Fee: 12th September 2018



Age Limit :(as on 01/08/2018)

Minimum Age Limit: 18 Years

Maximum Age Limit: 35 years

Educational Qualification :(as on 01/08/2018)

Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized/Institutions with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate(pass class for SC/ST/PWBD candidates)

Pay Scale: Rs.13,150/- to Rs.34,990/- per month

Job Location: All Over India


1.Preliminary Examination

2.Mains Examination

The Mains exam of NABARD assistant development is of 200 marks which contain 150 questions from 5 different sections and 1 descriptive Section. Composite time of 90 minutes for Objective Tests and 30 minutes for Descriptive Test.


SYLLABUS (NABARD Development Assistant)

NABARD Development Assistant Syllabus: English

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Analogies
  • Spelling Mistakes
  • English Proficiency
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • One word Substitution
  • Sentence Formation
  • Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Sentence Reconstruction
  • Rearrangement of words in the sentence
  • Rearrangement of Sentence In Paragraph
  • Paragraph Formation
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Cloze Tests
  • English Usage Errors
  • Error Correction
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Vocabulary
  • Articles
  • Grammar
  • Unseen Passages.
  • Comprehension
  • Descriptive
  • Essay
  • Precis
  • Report / Letter Writing

NABARD Development Assistant Syllabus: Numerical Ability

  • Problems on Ages
  • Percentage
  • Averages
  • Simple Interest/ Compound Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio & Proportions
  • Mixture and allegations
  • Time and Work
  • Time Speed and Distance
  • Date Interpretation
  • Number System
  • Simplification
  • HCF & LCM

NABARD Development Assistant Syllabus: Reasoning Syllabus

Following topics should be covered for preparing the reasoning section of NABARD Development Assistant Officer exam:

  • Number Series
  • Directions
  • Verbal/Non-Verbal Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Analogies
  • Calendars & Clocks
  • Ranking of Numbers
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Mirror Images
  • Blood Relations
  • Dice and Cube

NABARD Development Assistant Syllabus: General Awareness section

Following topics should be covered for preparing the General Awareness section of NABARD Development Assistant Officer exam:

  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • Sports
  • Union Budget
  • Five Year Plans
  • Important Financial & Economic News
  • Awards and Honours
  • Banking and Finance
  • Books and Authors
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries
  • Business and Economy
  • Capitals and Currency
  • Days and Dates
  • Famous Personalities
  • Famous Places
  • Films and Entertainment
  • Geography
  • Governance
  • History
  • Indian Politics
  • International Current Affairs
  • National Current Affairs
  • Abbreviations.
  • International & National Organizations.
  • Important Days

NABARD Development Assistant Syllabus: Computer Knowledge

  • Operating System
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • MS Power-Point – Presentation
  • Internet
  • Windows

Application Fee:

1.General/OBC Applicants: Rs. 450/-

2.All Other Applicants (ST/SC/Ex-s/PWD): Rs. 50/-

How to Apply:

Eligible & Interested Applicants can apply via online in Official website page at NABARD Recruitment 2018.Instructions to Apply:

  • Log on to NABARD careers page at the official website
  • Eligible candidates are advised to open the online application form.
  • Fill your academic qualification, skill, experience and other related information as per the instructions
  • Attach self-attested copies of all relevant documents in prescribed format and size.
  • Pay the application fee as per the category.
  • Complete the NABARD Jobs Application Form with the essential data.
  • Check the Details before Submission
  • Take a print out of NABARD Recruitment 2018 online application form.

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