Exam Detail

NABARD AMNational Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Assistant Manager Exam

  • Test Level-: National Level
  •     Eligibility-: Graduation
  • Duration-:2 Hours
  • Stream-: Civil Services
  • Medium-: English
  • Examination Mode-: Online
  • Total Questions-: 150

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development Assistant Manager Exam acronym as NABARD AM exam is conducted by the bank for recruitment of Assistant Manager (AM) Grade-A and Grade- B (RDBS)/(Rajbhasha)/(Legal) and Manager (RDBS).

Exam Eligibility

Educational Qualification

For Assistant Manager in Grade A (RDBS)

Aspiring candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks.

For Assistant Manager in Grade A (Rajbhasha)

Second class master’s degree with Hindi/English/Commerce/Economics/Sanskrit as one of the main subject with Hindi/English as one of the main subject at Bachelor’s level. AND

At least 3 years’ experience (2 years for SC/ST) in coining Glossary or
English to Hindi Translation or vice versa in any National or State level weekly newspaper or any government/ semi government office or any autonomous body under taking it.

For Assistant Manager in Grade A (Legal Services)

Bachelor’s degree in Law with at least 50% marks recognized by Bar Council of India, or Master’s degree in Law with 45% marks or equivalent on aggregate in all the semesters.

For Assistant Manager in Grade A (Protocol and Security Services)

Candidate should have 5 years of service as a commissioned officer in any of the defense services.

Age Limits

Candidates age should be between 21 & 30 years for Asst Manager (Gr-A) & Manager (Gr-B), 25 & 40 years for Asst Manager (Gr-A) in Protocol and Security Service as on 30-11-2017.

Age Relaxations are applicable as per the rules.

Exam Pattern

NABARD Assistant Manager Exam consists of three stages i.e

Stage: 1

Preliminary Examination will be an Online Exam having 200 objective multiple choice type of questions carrying 200 marks and to be completed in a composite 130 minutes.

  • Quantitative Aptitude - 50 marks
  • Test of Reasoning - 50 marks
  • English Language & Computer Awareness - 60 marks (30 each)
  • General Awareness - 40 marks

Stage 2

Main Examination will be descriptive type of exam having following papers

  • Paper 1: General English: (Common for AM (RDBS), AM (Rajbhasha), AM (Legal) and Manager (RDBS)
  • Paper 2: Main Examination (Descriptive)

Stage 3:


 Applicants qualifying in the phase-II examination and securing sufficiently high rank in the merit shall be short-listed for the interview.


Candidates are required to qualify all three papers

How to Apply:

 Eligible candidates may apply online through the website www.nabard.org from 21-12-2016 to 05-01-2017.

Instructions to Apply Online

1. Before applying online applicants should have valid login credentials & scanned copies of photograph & signature.

2. Log in through the website www.nabard.org

4. Select the desired post & Click on “Click here to Apply”.

5. Fill all the details carefully & submit the Form

6. Take a printout of online application for future use.


  • For English SP Bakshi
  • For Reasoning RS Aggarwal
  • For Gk the Lucent and the Arihant
  • For Current Affairs the Hindu
  • For Maths Rajesh Verma and RS Aggarwal







Assistant Manager (Grade 'A') 50 27 15 08 100
Manager(Grade 'B ') 08 04 02 01 15



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