NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus -Prelims,Mains,Pattern

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus -Prelims,Mains,Pattern – NABARD, one of the most reputed Public-Sector bank, has announced vacancies for the post of Development Assistant. The registrations have started and will go on till 12 September 2018.

This is a very competitive exam, so a lot of people will be applying for the post, and NABARD has announced only 62 vacancies in total.

In this Post you Will get Following Information

  • Prelims Exam Syllabus
  • Prelims Exam Pattern
  • Mains Exam Pattern
  • Mains Exam Syllabus
  • Important dates

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Date

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus -Prelims,Mains,Pattern

NABARD Development Assistant Examination Pattern

The selection process will involve Online Exam to be conducted in two phases :

Phase I – Preliminary

Phase II – Main Exam

Only those candidates who score sufficiently high in both, individual tests & in aggregate, shall be shortlisted for Main Examination.

There will be negative marking for wrong answers in the Objective tests in both the stages. 1/4th mark will be deducted as penalty for each wrong answer.

The Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in the online Main examination in the order of merit and biometric verification.

NABARD Development Assistant Detailed Exam Syllabus

Preliminary Exam 

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus -Prelims,Mains,Pattern

Test of English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test, Error Spotting
  • Sentence Improvement, Fillers, Para Jumbles

Test of Reasoning

  • Syllogisms, Seating Arrangement, Inequalities
  • Machine Input Output, Comparison
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Blood Relation, Miscellaneous

Test of Numerical Ability

  • Data Interpretation, Mensuration
  • Number Series, Miscellaneous Questions (Time, Average, Percentage, Ratio Proportion, Age, Probability
  • Simple and Compound Interest, Permutation and Combination, Profit and Loss, etc.)

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus: Main Examination

NABARD Development Assistant Exam Syllabus -Prelims,Mains,Pattern

Test of Reasoning

  • Syllogisms
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Inequalities
  • Blood Relation
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Machine Input Output
  • Comparison
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Number Series
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Profit, Loss & Discount
  • Mixture & Allegations
  • Averages
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Probability
  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Percentages
  • Speed, Time & Distance

General Awareness (with special reference to Agriculture, Rural Development and Banking)

  • Current Affairs for last 6 months
  • Questions from Banking & Finance
  • Static GK
  • Topics like Agriculture & Rural Development, Soil & Water Conversation, Water Resources, Farm and Agri-Engineering,  Plantation & Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Fisheries, Forestry, Agriculture Extensions, Ecology and Climate Change, Rural banking and financial institutions in India,Scenario of Indian Agriculture, Genetically Modified Crops, etc.

Computer Knowledge

  • History of Computers, Internet, Hardware,
  • Software, Database Management System,
  • MS Office (Word/ Excel/ Power point)
  • Computer Virus, Network Security,
  • File Extensions
  • Important Shortcuts and Abbreviations, etc

Test of English Language (Descriptive)

  • Essay Writing
  • Precis
  • Report / Letter Writing




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