NABARD (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development) has just today issued recruitment notification for 170 Assistant Managers (AM) – 150 of them in rural development banking service which goes on to prove that banking organisations in India are now more rural-centric, as banking service in urban area has reached saturation.
But before that, let us know NABARD as an organisation.
What is NABARD:
NABARD was established on 12 July 1982 by an act of Parliament. It serves as an apex financing agency for the institutions providing investment and production credit for promoting the various developmental activities in rural areas.
NABARD has 28 Regional Offices, 336 District Offices across the country, one Sub-office at Port Blair and one special cell at Srinagar. It also has 6 training establishments.
NABARD is known for its 'SHG Bank Linkage Programme' which encourages India's banks to lend to self-help groups (SHGs). More about NABARD can be found from this About us page.
The current vacancy in NABARD consists of 170 positions, with position-wise break-up as below:
Eligibilities for NABARD Assistant Manager Positions:
The eligibilities (Age & Academic qualification requirement) can be found in page 4-8 of the Recruitment Notification.
NABARD Application forms:
You can apply for these NABARD positions only online. The last date for online application for NABARD recruitment is 12th July, 2010.
But before you go on to apply online for this NABARD exam, you have to have a valid e-mail id as well as pay the application fee (Rs. 50/= for
SC/ST/PWD & Rs. 350/= for others), as you have to fill these two details in the NABARD online form.
How to apply for NABARD recruitment is given clearly in section “V- HOW TO APPLY” in page 8-9 of the Recruitment Notification.
Important dates for NABARD Recruitment 2010:
Start Date of Online Application : 14/06/2010
Last Date of Online Application : 12/07/2010
Start Date for Fee deposit : 14/06/2010
Last Date for Fee deposit : 12/07/2010
Last Date for Reprint : 12/07/2010
Date of NABARD Written Exam (Prelims): 22/08/2010.
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