National Housing Bank [NHB] Recruitment 2021: Latest Updates for Vacancy & Online Application


On December 1, 2021, the National Housing Bank Recruitment 2021 notification was released. The official announcement invites applications from eligible candidates to work with the National Housing Bank (NHB) as Managers in Scales 1, 2 & 4. 

The application window will remain open between December 1 and January 7, 2022. 

National Housing Bank [NHB] Recruitment 2021
National Housing Bank [NHB] Recruitment 2021

If you are interested in taking this exam, we encourage you to fill out an application at the earliest. However, before you do that, it would be sagacious to establish that you have a proper idea of what the NHB notification 2021 entails. 

Take a look at all the details provided  below. 

NHB Recruitment 2021 Overview

OrganizationNational Housing Bank
Application WindowDecember 1, 2021- January 7, 2022
OpeningsAssistant Manager (Scale I)
Deputy Manager (Scale II)
Regional Manager (Scale IV) – Risk Management
Mode on applicationOnline
Mode of examinationOnline
Online Examination for Scale- I and II onlyJanuary/ February 2022
Interview for Scale- I, II & IVMarch/April 2022
Final ResultApril/ May 2022

Please note, earlier the last date for filling in the application was December 30, 2021. The date has now been extended to January 7, 2022.

NHB Recruitment 2021 Vacancy

Post Vacancy
Assistant Manager (Scale I)16
Deputy Manager (Scale II)02
Regional Manager (Scale IV) – Risk Management01

Please note: Earlier, there were only 14 vacancies for Scale 1. This has now been increased to 16.

NHB Recruitment 2021 Eligibility

Take a look at the age bracket and educational qualifications outlined for eligible candidates in the table below. The cut-off date for eligibility criteria is December 12, 2021. 

PostEducationPost Education Work ExperienceAge Bracket
Assistant Manager (Scale I)A full time Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with minimum of 60% marksWhile no prior experience is required, any relevant experience would be given weightage.

Candidates are required to have writing and oratory skills, analytical ability and general understanding of economic scenarios.
21-30 years
Deputy Manager (Scale II)Mandatory: 
Graduate in any discipline. 

MBA (Finance) will be preferred.
2 years’ experience in Banks/FI/Regulatory Bodies in India handling Credit Appraisal, Audit and Risk.23-32 years
Regional Manager (Scale IV) – Risk ManagementMandatory 
Professional qualification in Financial Risk Management from Global Association of Risk Professionals, or Professional Risk Management Certification from PRMIA Institute.
Holder of Chartered Financial Analyst charter awarded by CFA Institute, or Designated as Chartered Accountant by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, or equivalent abroad, or,

Designated as a Cost and Management Accountant by the Institute of Cost Accountants of India or equivalent abroad.
2 years’ experience in corporate credit and risk management at the level of Manager (Scale – II) or above in one or more PSBs, or
having similar roles and responsibilities in one or more regulated lending entity, with minimum experience of one year in corporate credit and one year in risk management. 

Good understanding of market risk and/or liquidity management and/or operational risk, with exposure to analytics being an added desirable experience.
30-45 years

NHB Recruitment 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for all 3 scales differs slightly. Kindly read the details mentioned below carefully for the post for which you will apply. 

Selection Process for JMGS-I (AM)

  • Phase I: Online Examination
  • Phase II – Interview

Online Examination

Study carefully the details of the online examination provided below.

SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksMediumTime Allotted 
Reasoning and Computer Aptitude4560English & Hindi60 minutes
General Awareness (with special focus on Economy & Banking and Computer Knowledge.5050English & Hindi40 minutes
English Language2530English & Hindi35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude (with special emphasis on data analysis and interpretation)3560English & Hindi45 minutes
Total155200 3 hours
English Language (Letter writing & Essay)225English30 Minutes
  • The tests of Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language and Quantitative Aptitude will be objective. 
  • This online test will be followed by a descriptive test of English Language. 
  • The Descriptive English test is qualifying in nature. 
  • There is sectional allotment of time for all sections. 


The interview will be held for 50 marks. 

Selection Process for MMGS-II (DM)

  • Phase I: Online Examination
  • Phase II – Interview

Online Examination

Take a look at the details of the examination provided below.

TestNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksMedium
IGeneral Aptitude
Reasoning 2525English & Hindi
Quantitative Aptitude2525English & Hindi
English Language2525English 
IIGeneral Awareness2525English & Hindi
IIIProfessional Knowledge (Risk, Credit and Audit)50 100English & Hindi
  • The General Aptitude test is qualifying in nature. 
  • All sections will carry objective-type questions. 
  • A composite time of 2 hours will be awarded. 


The interview will be held for 100 marks. 

Selection Process for SMGS-IV (RM)

The selection process for Regional Manager comprises 2 phases- Shortlisting and Interview. 

Candidates will be shortlisted based on their applications. Selected candidates will be invited for an interview. 

Probation Period

Post Probation Period
Assistant Manager (Scale I)2 years 
Deputy Manager (Scale II)1 year of active service from the date of joining 
Regional Manager (Scale IV)1 year of active service from the date of joining

NHB Recruitment 2021 Syllabus

Take a look at the complete NHB Recruitment 2021 syllabus before you proceed. 

NHB Recruitment 2021 Online Application

You should complete the NHB Recruitment 2021 online application at the earliest if you are interested and eligible. Do ensure that you:

  • Fill your application carefully. 
  • Review your documents before making payment.
  • Make online payment. 

NHB Recruitment 2021 Application Fee

SC/ST/PwBD₹175 (intimation charges only) 
All others₹850 (application fee + intimation charges)

Study Resources @ixamBee

At ixamBee, we have all the resources that can help you successfully and extensively study for this exam. Just follow the links given below to explore our resources further. 

  1. National Housing Bank Online Course 
  2. Free Mock Test for NHB Assistant Manager
  3. National Housing Bank Assistant Manager Previous Year Papers
  4. BeePedia for GA

If there’s anything else you’d like to know about the NHB Exam 2021, do reach out to us in the comments below. 

We wish you the best! 

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