NABARD Grade A Examination Notification 2019 Out for 79 Vacancies

NABARD Grade A 2019 notification has been released for a total of 79 vacancies for the year 2019. You can find below complete details of NABARD Grade A vacancy Category wise & Discipline wise.


Sr. No.
Name of the Discipline UR SC ST OBC EWS Total PWBD
1 General 17  6 4 10 4  41
2 Animal Husbandry 2 1 1 1 5 4
3 Economics & Agricultural Economics 2 1 1 2 1 7
4 Environment 1 1 1 1 4
5 Food Processing 1 1 1 3
6 Forestry 1 1 1 3
7 Finance 2 1 1 2 1 7
8 Land Development (Soil Science)  3 1 1 5
9 Plantation and Horticulture 2 1 3
Total- AM (RDBS) 31 11 9 20 7 79


(i) The reservation will be provided for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PWBD category as per extant Government of India instructions.
(ii) The Bank reserves the right to increase/decrease the number of vacancies in any of the disciplines or not to fill up any of the vacancies or cancel the recruitment process, as per its requirement.
(iii) Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘Creamy Layer’ are not entitled to OBC reservation. They should indicate the category as ‘General’ (Gen).
(iv) Reserved category candidates desirous of applying for the posts where the vacancies are not reserved, should apply under UR category.
(v) Out of 79 vacancies of Asst. Manager (RDBS), 04 are reserved for Persons With Benchmark Disabilities (PWBD), of which 01 each is earmarked for Orthopedically Challenged (OC) and Hearing Impaired (HI). 02 vacancies (1 backlog) are earmarked for Multiple Disabilities (MD). However, in case of non-availability of candidates under MD, 01 backlog vacancy may be filled from other PWBD categories. All 04 PWBD vacancies are open to General & Specialised disciplines as indicated in Table 1.
(vi) The candidates from PWBD category will be eligible for age relaxation and exemption from payment of application fee. However, they will have to pay the intimation charges.


Note for PWBD:

1.  LD: Only those Orthopedically Challenged (OC) applicants who have a locomotor disability or cerebral palsy with locomotor impairment of minimum of 40% and only those who fall in the following categories are eligible to apply:
BL- Both legs affected but not arms
OA- One arm affected (R or L)-
(a) Impaired reach;
(b) Weakness of grip;
(c) ataxia
OL- One leg affected (R and/or L)
MW- Muscular weakness and limited physical endurance
2. VC: Only those Visually Challenged persons who suffer from any one of the following conditions are eligible to apply.
i. Total absence of sight.
ii. Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with correcting lenses.
iii. Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degrees or worse
Applicants having low vision as defined under the Schedule-
Specified Disability of RPWD Act 2016.
3. HI: Only those Hearing Impaired candidates who are Partially Deaf (PD) or Deaf (D) are eligible to apply.
PWBD candidates may belong to any category (UR/SC/ST/OBC). Reservation for PWBD is horizontal and within the overall vacancies for the post.