NABARD Grade A Legal
NABARD Grade A Legal Officer Recruitment 2021
NABARD Grade A invites applications from all eligible Indian citizens for the post of NABARD Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’ across functions like Rural Development Banking Service (RDBS) / Rajbhasha Service and Legal Service almost every year. NABARD Grade A is a government job and therefore the competition is high. Although this year NABARD has not notified any vacancies for the Legal post.
NABARD Grade A Legal Officer is one such stream that is usually covered under the NABARD recruitment. Owing to the increased popularity of the Legal stream, and NABARD being one of the esteemed organizations, the competition for this post is increasing day by day. Whenever the vacancies for the Legal stream are released, maybe next year, you should be well prepared in advance. You can always go through the previous year's papers and exam analysis to stay updated.
NABARD Grade A Highlights 2021
|Conducting Authority||National Bank For Agriculture and Rural Development|
|Name of the Posts||Assistant Manager in Grade ‘A’
(RDBS, Protocol & Security Service and
|Mode of application||Online|
|Stages of Exam||Three Stages-
|Maximum marks & Time duration||
|Opening Date for Submission of Online
|July 17, 2021|
|Closing Date for Submission of Online
|August 07, 2021|
|NABARD Grade A Phase I (Preliminary)
|September 18, 2021|
|Number of Vacancies||155 (More Details)|
|Official Notification PDF||Click Here|
|NABARD Grade A 2021 (RDBS) / (Rajbhasha Service)
Prelims Admit Card
|September 01 to 18, 2021 (Click Here)|
NABARD Grade A Legal Exam Pattern
NABARD Grade A selection process for Legal Post consists of an online written examination i.e. divided into two stages Phase 1 and Phase 2 followed by the Interview. It is advised to go through the official notification very carefully so that you don’t miss on any piece of information. The NABARD Grade A exam for Legal and other streams will be held in three Phases as mentioned below.
- Phase 1/ Prelims - Online Written Examination - 200 Marks
- Phase 2/ Mains - Online Written Examination ( mix of MCQ and descriptive pattern) - 200 Marks
- Phase 3/ Personal Interview – 25 Marks
NABARD Grade A Legal Phase 1 Exam Pattern
NABARD Grade A exam 2021 Phase 1 for Legal Officer will be an online objective exam that will be held all over India. Phase 1 of NABARD Grade A exam for Legal post consists of seven sections namely - Reasoning, English Language, Computer Knowledge, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, Economic and Social Issues (with focus on Rural India), Agriculture and Rural Development (with focus on Rural India). Be careful while choosing the answer options. You will be shortlisted for the NABARD Grade A Legal Phase 2 exam on the basis of minimum marks decided by the NABARD. The total time limit will be 120 minutes for 200 questions with each section having individual marks break up. Further details are provided in the table below.
|Nature of Test||Test Name||No. Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|Qualifying||Quantitative Aptitude||20||20||Composite time of 120 minutes|
|Merit Based||General Awareness||20||20|
|Agriculture & Rural Development (with focus on Rural India)||40||40|
|Economic and Social Issues (with focus on Rural India)||40||40|
NABARD Grade A Legal Phase 2 Exam Pattern
NABARD Grade A Phase 2 exam for the Legal post is again an online exam that will be held only for those candidates who clear the NABARD Grade A Phase 1 cutoff. The calling ratio for the NABARD Grade A Phase 2 exam is 1:25. The NABARD Grade A Phase 2 for Legal post is divided into two Papers - Paper 1 will be descriptive in nature, Paper 2 will be an MCQ-based paper related to Legal domain. Below is the detailed exam pattern for the NABARD Grade A Legal Exam 2021.
|Paper||Name of Test||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration||Remarks|
|Paper 1 (Common for all posts/Discipline)||General English (Descriptive - writing skills - online through keyboard. The paper will have descriptive questions)||
||100||1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)||Descriptive
(Answer to be typed using keybord)
|Paper 2 (MCQ)||Professional Knowledge||65||100||1 hours and 30 mintues (90 Minutes)||Objective
(5 options 35 questions of 2 marks each and 30 questions of 01 mark each)
NABARD Grade A Legal Interview
If you qualify NABARD Grade A Phase 2 exam for Legal Post and secure a sufficiently high rank in merit, you will be short-listed for the interview round. The NABARD Grade A interview will be of 25 Marks. The calling ratio for NABARD Grade A Legal interview round is 1:5. The final selection for the post of Assistant Manager in NABARD Grade A Legal recruitment will be based on the candidate's performance in the Phase 2 exam and interview, taken together.
NABARD Grade A 2021 Legal Syllabus
An understanding of the NABARD Grade A Legal syllabus will help you in preparing a correct planning strategy and will give you an edge over your competitors. To succeed in the NABARD Grade A Legal exam, you need to keep yourself updated on all the aspects related to the exam. To know more about NABARD Grade A syllabus for various stream you can refer our NABARD Grade A syllabus Page.
NABARD Grade A 2021 Legal Syllabus: Phase 2 - Paper 1
Find the NABARD Grade A Legal syllabus details for Phase 2 - Paper 1 which is descriptive type from the table below.
|English (Writing Skills)||Essay, Precis writing, Comprehension and Business/Office Correspondence.|
NABARD Grade A 2021 Legal Syllabus: Phase 2 - Paper 2
The NABARD Grade A Phase 2 - Paper 2 for the Legal stream will consist of questions from the respective field. The detailed syllabus for NABARD Grade A (Legal Service) 2021 is mentioned in the table below.
|Legal||The constitution of india, Indian Contract Act, 1872, Parternship Act, 1932, Companies Act, 1956, The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, The Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Sales of Good Act, Industrieal Disputes Act, 1947, Trade Union Act, 1926, Arbitration Concilation Act, 1996, Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881, Indian Easements Act, 1882, Specific Relief Act, Indian Succession Act, 1925, Hindu Succession Act, 1956, Information Tecnology Act, 2005, RTI Act, 2005, SarfaesiAct, 2002, The paper will be based on proficiency in interpreting various Laws viz., Banking, Negotiable Instruments, Company, Industrial and Cooperative Laws, Cyber laws, Commerce/Property transactions, Rural non-life insurance, direct financing, staff matters, and good experience in drafting various types of documents.|
NABARD Grade A Exam Dates
NABARD Grade A recruitment notification 2021 for Legal Post will be a good opportunity for every job aspirant who wants to make a career in the government sector. Before you start off with making a plan, you should know all the important dates related to the NABARD Grade A exam. The NABARD Grade A recruitment 2021 for Legal Officer will have exam calendar information which includes all important dates like online application link, exam date, admit card date, result and other important dates. Refer to the table below for more details.
NABARD Grade A Exam Dates 2021
|Online Registration and Payment of Online Fees/Intimation Charges||July 17, 2021|
|Last date for submission of NABARD Grade A Online Applications||August 07, 2021|
|Download of Phase 1 (Preliminary Exam) Admission Letters
(RDBS) / (Rajbhasha Service)
|September 01 to 18, 2021
|NABARD Grade A Phase 1 Date (Preliminary Exam)||September 18, 2021|
|NABARD Grade A Phase 1 result Declared (Preliminary Exam)||To be notified later|
|NABARD Grade A Phase 2 Date (Mains Exam)||To be notified later|
|NABARD Grade A Mains Result Declaration Date||To be notified later|
|NABARD Grade A Interview Dates||To be notified later|
NABARD Grade A Salary
If you clear the written exam of NABARD Grade A recruitment for Legal Post, you will draw a starting basic pay of Rs 28,150/ month. Besides this, you will also be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local Compensatory Allowance, House Rent Allowance and many more. At present, the initial monthly gross emoluments of the NABARD Grade A Legal Officer is Rs 62,600 approximately. Also, you will be liable to the reimbursement like maintenance of the vehicle, newspaper, telephone charges, book grant, allowance for furnishing of residence and medical expenses. You will be governed under the New Pension Scheme (NPS), in addition to the benefit of Gratuity and Optional Group Term Insurance Plan. You will be on probation for two years which can be extended further to a maximum period of one year. As an Assistant Manager 'Grade A' - Legal Service, you are liable to be posted and transferred anywhere in India. Further details are mentioned in the table below.
|Post||Salary and Perks|
|NABARD Grade A Legal||
NABARD Grade A Job Profile
NABARD is an apex institution and a regulator so you won't regret joining/working for NABARD. Office Timings’ of a NABARD Grade ‘A’ officer would be: 9:30 AM to 5.30 PM, 5 days a week. The following will be your NABARD Grade A job profile once you start working as a Legal Officer in Grade A.
- You will work on various policies and programs mandated by the Central/State Governments related to Agriculture and Rural Development. As a Grade A - Legal Service officer, you will liaise with the State Government and the banking industry, which encompasses the entire activities in the rural areas.
- Handle Legal affairs of the bank
- Legal documentation in the bank
- Guiding branches for legal issues including customer complaints
NABARD Grade A Career Growth
Once you are appointed as a NABARD Grade A Legal Officer, you can get promoted only after going through departmental exams and interviews. But as these both are managerial posts further promotions definitely bring in considerable prestige and pay hike. The hierarchy of posts right from the post of Assistant Manager is as follows.
NABARD Grade A Vacancy
NABARD Grade A Job is the most sought-after job owing to the perks, benefits and the attractive salary. NABARD Grade A vacancies for Legal post will be divided among all the categories. If the vacancies will be less, the level of the exam will be tough. Since the official NABARD Grade A notification is not out so given below are previous year vacancies.
|Sr. No.||POST / DISCIPLINE||No. of Vacancies|
|I||Assistant Manager (RDBS)|
|8||Land Development/Soil Science||1||-||-||1||-||2|
|AM (RDBS) – Total||60||23||7||44||14||148|
NABARD Grade A Legal Eligibility Criteria
In order to apply to the NABARD Grade A Legal exam, you should ensure your eligibility with respect to Educational Qualification, Age limit and other qualifications as permissible. Before filling the online application form you should ensure that you fulfill the NABARD Grade A eligibility criteria so that your candidature doesn't get cancelled at a later stage. Have a detailed look at the eligibility criteria below.
NABARD Grade A Legal Educational Criteria
To be eligible to apply for the NABARD Grade A Legal post, you must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Law recognized by the Bar Council of India or LLM Degree. Further, you need to secure a certain percentage of marks in your respective degree depending on the category you belong to. Further educational details for the Assistant Manager NABARD Grade A Legal Service can be inferred from the table below.
|Legal||Bachelor’s Degree in Law recognized by Bar Council of India for the purpose of enrolment as an Advocate with a minimum of 50% marks (SC/ST applicants - 45%) or equivalent in the aggregate of all semesters/years OR LLM Degree with a minimum of 45% (SC/ST applicants - 40%) or equivalent in the aggregate of all semesters/years.|
NABARD Grade A Legal Age Limit 2021
To apply successfully, you must satisfy the age criteria for the NABARD GRADE A Legal post. You must be between 21 and 30 years of age. For a detailed NABARD Grade A Age limit, please look at the table below.
- Minimum Age: 21 years
- Maximum Age: 30 years
|Post||Age Criteria (As on July 01, 2021)|
|NABARD Grade A||The candidate must be between 21 and 30 years of age i.e., the candidate must have been born not earlier than July 02, 1991 and not later than July 01, 2000|
NABARD Grade A Legal Age Relaxation 2021
For candidates belonging to reserved categories, there is a provision of age relaxation as per the government norms. The age relaxation is given on the upper age limit. If you belong to any of the reserved categories and seek age relaxation, please look at the table below.
|Other Backward Classes (OBC) candidates||3 years|
|Ex-servicemen (including Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers) provided that the applicants have rendered at least five years continuous Military Service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year)||5 years|
|Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers who have completed their initial period of assignment of five years of Military Service but whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in whose case, on selection, the Ministry of Defence issues certificates that they would be released within 03 months from the date of receipt of offer of appointment||5 years|
|Children/family members of victims died in the1984 riots||5 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWBD)||
NABARD Grade A Legal How to apply
Application Window for NABARD Grade A Legal 2021 will open as soon as the notification releases. It is advised to not wait for the last day to apply and avoid any last-minute rush. NABARD Grade A Legal 2021 Step by Step Application Process is provided below.
- Log on to the official website of NABARD, i.e. www.nabard.org
- Check out the ‘nabard.org/career’ notices 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
- Verify for the last time before ‘Final Submit’
- Select ‘Payment’ tab to remit the application fee
- Take print of the application form and fee receipt for future use
NABARD Grade A Legal Application fee
After filling the NABARD Grade A Online Form 2021, the next process is to pay the application fee. Please note that your application will not be considered complete until you pay the fees. You can pay the fees online only. The NABARD Grade A fee details according to the various categories are as follows:
|For SC/ ST/ PWBD||Rs.150|
|For all others||Rs. 800|
* All employees of NABARD who satisfy the educational qualification criteria are eligible to apply for NABARD Grade A 2021. 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 Legal Admit Card
Admit cards for NABARD Grade-A Legal will be released a few days prior to the exam. All details related to the centre of examination, venue, date and time for both Online Preliminary and Online Main examinations and interview shall be intimated in the NABARD Grade A ‘call letter’. After the release, You are required to download your call letter by entering your details i.e. Registration Number and Password/Date of Birth. Please note that no hard copy of the NABARD Grade A 2021 call letter/ Information Handout will be sent by post/ courier.
NABARD Grade A Previous Year Cut off
NABARD Grade A exam is one of the most-awaited exams of all time. Therefore, you need to be aware of all the important information related to the NABARD Grade A recruitment 2021 for Legal post. Previous year cut-offs play a very important role in the preparation of any examination. Check out the previous year's cut-off for NABARD Grade A exam for Legal stream for all categories.
NABARD Grade A Prelims/ Phase 1 Cut off 2020
|SC, ST, OBC, PWBD||1.00||3.50||1.50||1.00||1.00||1.00||1.00|
NABARD Grade A Discipline & Category-wise Overall Cut Off
|Food/ Dairy Processing||-||33.25||71.00||-||87.75|
|Land Development – Soil Science||70.50||33.50||-||-||88.25|
|Agriculture Marketing/ Agri business Management||-||-||56.25||-||71.00|
|Human Resource Management||-||-||27.50||#||66.25|
NABARD Grade A Discipline & Category-wise Overall Cut Off: Points Applied on Objective test And Descriptive Paper
|Category||SC, ST, OBC, PWBD||EWS & Unreserved|
|For All Post - T1 GE (DP) (100)||43.00||49.00|
|T 2 ESI & ARD / SPL (100)|
|Food/ Dairy Processing||40.25||44.50|
|Land Development – Soil Science||35.25||39.75|
|Agriculture Marketing/Agri business Management||31.75||36.00|
|Agriculture Economics/ Economics||56.25||60.75|
|Human Resource Management||45.50||52.00|
NABARD Grade A Mains/ Phase 2 Cut Off: Discipline & Category-wise Cut Off Points Applied on total
|Food/ Dairy Processing||-||84.50||106.25||-||119.50|
|Land Development – Soil Science||107.00||82.00||-||-||117.50|
|Agriculture Marketing/Agri businessManagement||-||-||105.00||-||110.00|
|Human Resource Management||-||-||116.25||105.50||139.25|
Asssitant Manager (RDBS) 2020 CUT OFF- Select List
|EWS||OBC||SC||ST||UR||UR - HI||UR - VI||UR - LD|
|AGRI MKTG/AGRI BUS MGMT||-||133.75||-||-||139.25||-||-||-|
|FOOD/ DAIRY PRO||-||155.25||-||123.25||@||145.00|
|HUMAN RES MGMT||161.25||157.50||-||-||174.25||-||-||-|
|LAND DEV - SOIL SCI||-||-||138.25||145.75||156.00||-||-||-|
|ASST. MANAGER (RAJBHASHA)||-||-||171.50||146.75||173.00||-||-||156.00|
|ASST. MANAGER (LEGAL)||-||-||151.00||135.50||153.00||-||-||-|
NABARD Grade A Legal Online Course
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- 10 section tests for each of the subjects
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- 5 Mock tests for Descriptive English
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NABARD Grade A Legal Preparation Strategy
It is only your hard work and consistency which can help you clear the NABARD Grade A (Legal Officer) Exam and strategizing it properly will speed up your preparation threefold. To devise a preparation strategy, you must have the right knowledge of the NABARD Grade A Legal Syllabus as well as Exam Pattern. Though the strategy differs from one individual to another there are some basic steps that are common for all.
- Devise your daily study routine as per your own working schedule ( either you are working or a student) and stick to it
- Divide sections and allot time to each section depending upon your weakness and strength
- Once aware of your weaknesses, improve them by practising mocks. You can try our free mock tests as well
- Revise them on a regular basis
- Be consistent till the end and avoid any kind of distraction during your study hours ( FB/Instagram /YouTube)
NABARD Grade A Legal Books
NABARD has given a great opportunity to legal background candidates and therefore, you should make sure that you manage to gather the best books available online or offline. Please look at the table below for a complete compiled list of some NABARD Grade A Legal study material. These NABARD Grade A notes are prepared by our finest experts after thorough research.
|Economic and Social Issues||Indian Economy||Uma Kapila or Mishra Puri|
|Indian Economy||Ramesh Singh|
|Indian Social System||Ram Ahuja / Rawat Publications|
|Agriculture & Rural Development||Agriculture at a Glance||R K Sharma and S K Bhoi|
|Rural Development||GPH Panel of Experts|
|Fundamental Of Agriculture Vol 2||Arun Katyan|
|A Competitive Book of Agriculture||Nem Raj Sunda|
|Rajbhasha||संपूर्ण हिन्दी व्याकरण और रचना||Lucent|
|सामान्य हिन्दी प्रतियोगी परीक्षाओं के लिए||lucent पब्लिकैशन|
|सामान्य हिन्दी||अग्रवाल ग्रुप ऑफ पब्लिकैशन|
|सरल हिन्दी व्याकरण||साहित्य भवन / पुष्पलता सिंह|
|मानक हिन्दी व्याकरण एवं रचना||सरस्वती पब्लिकैशन / कमल सत्यर्थी|
|राजभाषा हिन्दी||डॉ भोलानाथ तिवारी|
|हिन्दी साहित्य का इतिहास||आचार्य रामचन्द्र शुक्ल|
|हिन्दी शब्द सामर्थ्य||कैलाश चंद्र भाटिया|
|राजभाषा भारती E Book||https://rajbhasha.gov.in/hi/e_book|
|हिन्दी मासिक पत्र पत्रिकाएं||
|नोट: हिन्दी राजभाषा से संबंधित विषयों पर अधिक जानकारी हेतु https://rajbhasha.gov.in/hi का अध्ययन आवेश्यक है ।|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Quicker Mathematics||BSC Publications|
|Quantitative Aptitude||RS Agarwal|
|Class Notes||SS Bharti|
|Reasoning Ability||A modern approach to verbal & Non-verbal reasoning||R.S. Aggarwal|
|Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning||S.Chand|
|Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning||Arihant Publication|
|English Language||English Grammar & Composition||Wren & Martin|
|Word Power Made Easy||Norman Lewis|
|Descriptive General English||SP Bakshi|
|Computer Awareness||Objective Computer Awareness||Arihant|
|General Awareness||Lucent GK Knowledge||Lucent Publication|
NABARD Grade A Legal Blogs
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NABARD Grade A Legal Useful Videos
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