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NABARD Development Assistant DA Preliminary Exam: Latest Updates

NABARD on Friday announced the much awaited date for NABARD DA Preliminary Exam 2018. NABARD (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development) has earlier notified about its new vacancy for 70 (62 New + 8 backlog) posts of DA on its NABARD Official Website.

Certainly, any candidate getting a job at NABARD can live his or her dream. It’s a dream job indeed.

In the last few years, rural development is on top of the nation’s priority list. NABARD, the nation’s apex financial institution on rural development, has also diversified its area of operation in several ways for the betterment of farmers and rural community.

It has necessitated the requirement of young professionals and staff in several of its offices in recent times at both junior and senior level. You can check out the Official Notification of DA Vacancy here given in PDF format.

Alas, the last date is over. If you haven’t applied for it earlier then try next time. For those candidates who have already applied for the posts, can relax and brace themselves up for the online preliminary exam.

NABARD DA Preliminary Exam 2018

Date: It’s officially declared that online preliminary exam for NABARD DA exam will be held on Saturday, 29th of September, 2018. Mark this date on the calendar and prepare well for the exam.

Admit Card will be issued soon to all the appearing candidates

Venues: Across India

Expected Cut Offs for Preliminary Exam: Attempt all sections carefully and accurately. Only those candidates who score high (above cut-offs) in individual section and in aggregates can appear for the NABARD DA Main Exam 2018.

Question Paper Patterns: A total of 100 objective types of questions will be asked pertaining to ENGLISH, MATHEMATICS & OR COMMERCIAL ARITHMATIC AND REASONING. 

Total maximum marks: It will be 100 with each question carrying 1 mark each. Negative marking of ¼ will be there. So, for every four wrong answers, you will lose 1 mark.

Guys, only try the one that you know. Leave the tough ones. Don’t waste too much time on a single question.

Date: 29th September, 2018.

Other Information on NABARD for DA Preliminary Exam 2018 Candidates

Current Chairman: Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwala

Founded on: July 12, 1982

Headquarters: Mumbai

(It was formerly a part of RBI. But, now both RBI and NABARD are two apex institutions of the country, while the former is the central bank of the country managing the entire financial systems of India, latter specifically looks into all aspects of rural development and financing.

Success Mantra: Give your best, and don’t worry about the result. If all questions are tough, then just attempt all questions without worrying about negative marking.

All the best everyone!

(By: Atish Home Chowdhury)