NABARD Grade A Exam Notification

NABARD Grade A Notification 2020

NABARD is a top development finance institution in India. Each year it releases notification for recruitment of qualified candidates under various posts. NABARD Grade A is one of the top posts through which NABARD recruits eligible candidates in its organization. It releases notification almost every year for Grade A and Grade B posts. NABARD Grade A  notification for the year 2020 has been released by NABARD and the online process for applying for the NABARD Grade A examination has started from 15th January, 2020. The Details related to the NABARD Grade A exam is mentioned in the official notification. Candidates are advised to go through the whole notification once to avoid any kind of confusion related to the exam.

NABARD Grade A Vacancy 2020

NABARD has released official notification for NABARD Grade A for 2020. NABARD Grade A notification 2020 is out and a candidate can apply online from 15th January. Further details can be get from official notification of NABARD Grade A 2020. The level of the examination majorly depends on the number of vacancies. A higher number of vacancies implies that the level of the NABARD Grade A examination will be easier comparatively and a lower number of vacancies implies a higher level of the examination. This time NABARD has released a good number of vacancies for NABARD GRADE A. A total of 150 vacancies has been released for the post of Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ in Rural Development Banking Service, Rajbhasha Service, Legal Service and Protocol and Security Service. You need to prepare yourself likewise. To know the complete details about the vacancies in NABARD Grade A please look at the table below:

Sr. No.POST / DISCIPLINENo. of Vacancies
I Assistant Manager (RDBS)
1 General 26 10 5 19 9 69 4
2 General Agriculture 1 - 1 1 1 4
3 Agriculture Engineering 1 1 - 1 - 3
4 Food/ Dairy Processing 1 - 1 1 - 3
5 Land Development – Soil Science 1 1 1 - - 3
6 Environmental Engg/Sciences 1 1 1 1 - 4
7 Agriculture Marketing/Agri business Management 1 - - 1 - 2
8 Geo Informatics 1 - - 1 - 2
9 Agriculture Economics/Economics 2 1 - 1 1 5
10 Information Technology 3 2 2 3 2 12
11 Chartered Accountant 3 1 1 2 1 8
12 Company Secretary 1 1 - 1 - 3
13 Finance 7 1 1 6 1 16
14 Human Resource Management 1 - - 1 1 3
15 Statistics 1 - - 1 - 2
Total 51 19 13 40 16 139 4
II Assistant Manager( Rajbjasha) 6 1 1 - - 8 1
III Assistant Manager (Legal) 1 1 1 - - 3  
Total 58 21 15 40 16 150 5

NABARD Grade A 2020: How to Apply

The Official Notification for NABARD GRADE A 2020 exam has been released. Interested candidates can apply for the exam as soon as possible. Application is the most important part of the examination phase. If you fill any incorrect details here, you will be at the risk of getting your candidature cancelled at the last moment and all your efforts may go in vain. Therefore, it is extremely necessary to know the complete NABARD Grade A application process properly. To assist you with this we have provided step by step process of filling the NABARD Grade A application form.

NABARD Grade A 2020 exam Step by Step Application Process -

  • Log into the official website of Nabard, i.e.
  • Check out the ‘’ notice and look for the ‘Apply Online’ link
  • New registrants must click on the ‘Click here for New Registration’ tab and provide details such as full name, email ID and contact details.
  • Registrants will receive a Provisional Registration Number and Password.
  • Use these login credentials to complete the form by providing correct details.
  • Validate the details by selecting ‘Validate your details’ and ‘Save & Next’ button.
  • Upload the documents (Photo & Signature) taking care of the specifications.
  • A hand written declaration in the format mentioned in the official notification also need to be uploaded.
  • Verify for the last time before ‘Final Submit’.
  • Select ‘Payment’ tab to remit the application fee.
  • Submit & save a copy of the online application form.

Guidelines for Uploading the Photograph

  • The dimensions of the photograph must be 200 x 230 pixels.
  • The photograph must be clear and passport size.
  • The file size of the photograph should be between 20KB - 50 KB.

Guidelines for Uploading the Signature

  • The signature should be clear and legible.
  • The file size of the signature should be between 10KB and 20KB. If it is below the limit or if it exceeds the mentioned limit, the application will be rejected.

NABARD Grade A Application Fee

After the complete details have been submitted in the application form of NABARD Grade A 2020, the last step to complete the process is the payment of application fee. Without the payment of fees, the NABARD Grade A application will not be complete. The fee payment will also be done in the online mode and the candidate has to choose one option among the various online options given. You need to select an appropriate option and complete the NABARD Grade A application process by paying the required fee.

 Fee for the NABARD Grade A Officer 2020 is given below:

For SC/ ST/ PWBD Rs.150
For all others Rs. 800
Staff *

* - All employees of NABARD who satisfy the educational qualification criteria are eligible to apply for NABARD Grade A 2020. These staff employees are required to pay fee/intimation charges as indicated at the time of online application and this fee will be reimbursed to those Staff Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria for the post.

NABARD Grade A Exam Centres

NABARD Grade A notification 2020 have all the details regarding the exam centre where NABARD Grade A  exam will be held. All the candidates will be allotted an exam centre depending on their state and choice of city where they will be required to appear for the NABARD Grade A 2020 Examination. Under no circumstances will the NABARD Grade A exam centre allotted to any candidate will be changed. NABARD can make any change in the list of exam centres at its discretion.

NABARD Grade A Prelims Exam Centres

The exam centre for NABARD Grade A prelims and mains differ. The NABARD Grade A prelims centres are given below:

StatesExam Centres
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Srikakulam, Guntur, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Tirupati, Kakinada, Vizianagaram.
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun.
Assam Guwahati, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea
Chandigarh Chandigarh-Mohali.
Chhattisgarh Bilaspur, Durg-Bhilai, Raipur
Goa Panaji-Mapusa.
Gujarat Ahmedabad / Gandhinagar, Anand, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara.
Haryana Hisar, Faridabad, Gurgaon, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Sonipat, Ambala
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur, Shimla, Solan, Mandi, Kangra
Jammu &Kashmir Samba, Jammu, Srinagar
Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka Bengaluru, Belgaum, Hubli-Dharwad, Hassan, Gulbarga, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi
Kerala Alappuzha, Ernakulam/Kochi, Kannur, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Pallakad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam
Madhya Pradesh Ujjain, Sagar, Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna
Maharashtra Aurangabad, Amravati, Kolhapur, Mumbai/ Navi Mumbai/Thane/Greater Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Chandrapur, Solapur, Dhule.
Manipur Imphal.
Meghalaya Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl.
Nagaland Kohima.
New Delhi Delhi – NCR.
Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Sambalpur, Dhenkanal, Rourkela
Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
Rajasthan Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok-Bardang
Tamilnadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Erode, Virudhunagar
Telangana Hyderabad/Rangareddy, Karimnagar, Warangal, Khammam
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad,Muzaffarnagar, Noida, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Roorkee, Dehradun, Haldwani
West Bengal Asansol, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata/Greater Kolkata, Siliguri

NABARD Grade A Mains Exam Centres

The exam for NABARD Grade A mains will be conducted in selected cities which are given below:

S.No.Exam Centres
1 Ahmedabad / Gandhinagar
2 Bangalore
3 Bhopal
4 Bhubaneshwar
5 Chandigarh - Mohali
6 Chennai
7 Guwahati
8 Hyderabad
9 Jaipur
10 Jammu
11 Kolkata
12 Lucknow
13 Mumbai / Navi Mumbai / Thane
14 Delhi - NCR
15 Patna
16 Pune
17 Raipur
18 Ranchi
19 Shillong
20 Thiruvananthapuram
21 Srinagar

NABARD Grade A Admit Card 2020

NABARD Grade A 2020 admit cards / call letters for Phase 1 Exam will be released few days before the exam, wherein the details regarding the exam venue, date and timing will be mentioned. Candidates will have to produce a print of the admit card along with a valid identity proof in original and its photocopy at the time of the examination, else they will not be allowed to appear in the examination. The NABARD Grade A admit card for both phases i.e. Phase 1 and Phase 2 will be released separately, candidates can download the admit card from the official website of NABARD. Please note that the NABARD Grade A admit cards will be available through online mode only, no admit card will be sent by post.