How to prepare for NABARD Development Assistants Exam. In this article, we will discuss about the pattern and preparation tips for NABARD Development Assistants Exam.
How to prepare for NABARD Development Assistants Exam
NABARD is the most important institution in the country which looks after the development of the cottage industry, small industry and village industry, and other rural industries.NABARD also reaches out to allied economies and supports and promotes integrated development.
Recently NABARD has invited applications from the candidates for the post of Assistant Manager Grade A & B in Officer Cadre to fulfill the pan India requirement of the Bank.
In this article we will discuss about the pattern and preparation tips for both of these exams.
NABARD Development Assistants Exam Pattern
The prelims exam of NABARD Development Assistants recruitment is a bit different than other Bank Exams.It will be done in two phases:
NABARD Development Assistants Prelims Exam Pattern
The objective test of 1 hours duration consist of 3 Sections for total 100 marks. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the Sections by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. The Objective Exam Pattern is given below:
||Composite Time of 2 hour
|General Awareness (With Special Reference to Banking Industry)
Candidates who qualify and rank sufficiently high as decided by NABARD, shall be called for appearing in the Main Examination.
NABARD Development Assistants Mains Exam Pattern
This will be both objective test as well as subjective Test.
The objective test will be of 90 minutes hours duration consist of 4 Sections for total 150 marks. The Objective Exam Pattern is given below:
||Composite Time of 90 minutes
|General Awareness (With Special Reference to agriculture, rural development and banking)
The Subjective Exam will comprise of Descriptive English Language Test (Essay, Precis, Report / Letter Writing). This test will be of 30 minutes duration for total 50 marks.
NABARD Development Assistants Exam Preparation Tips:
- There is no secret to success, What you need is consistent efforts.The first step should be to make a proper study plan for revision and stick to it.
- For it carefully check the syllabus of the exam and also the type and level of questions likely to be asked in the NABARD Development Assistants Exam.
- Practice as many mock tests as you can.
- If you prepare well, you can clear the exam in first attempt. But you have to prepare thoroughly for it.
- Before you begin your preparation you should know about what to prepare for the exam because if you do not know correctly as what you have to study, your preparation can never be correct.
Preparation Tips for Reasoning Section:
Reasoning is purely based on logic and is not just a mathematical skill where you learn various formula s and the work is done. The only strategy here is to practice all the type of questions as many times as you can. Some of the important topics for the exam are:
- Statement and Conclusions
- Seating Arrangements
- Data sufficiency
- Non-Verbal Reasoning
Preparation Tips for English Language Section:
This is one of the toughest sections. You need to improve your basic english in order to excel in the exam. You need to learn basic concepts of English Grammar. Read good English magazines and newspaper to improve your reading skills. Some of the important topics for exam are:
- Reading Comprehension
- Spotting the Error
- Idioms & Phrases
- Synonyms & Antonyms.
Preparation Tips for Computer Knowledge Section:
Computer Knowledge will mainly contain questions related to basic knowledge about computer. So you need to be aware about computer here.
Preparation Tips for General Awareness Section:
General Awareness is one such section where you can’t predict as to what will come in the exam.General Awareness Questions are based on Banking related issues and topics. You just need to keep yourself updated about current happenings of the world and also bit knowledge of static GK would be enough from the examination point of view.
You can focus on topics like Current Affairs of last 6 months, Topics related to finance, economics, History of Banking, Banking Terms, and Fiscal & Monetary Policies etc.
Preparation Tips for Quantitative Aptitude Section:
This section includes the basic questions to check your numerical ability. The best strategy is attempting only those questions first that are easy to attempt and have fewer calculations. You need to start from basics. Build concepts gradually and practice as much as you can.Memorise all the important shortcut techniques and. Some of the important topics for exam are:
- Number Systems
- Simple Interest & Compound Interest
- Time & Work
- Time & Distance
- Profit & Loss
- Ratio and Proportion
- Bar graph & Pie-chart
NABARD Development Assistants Exam Books to Refer:
You can take the help of these books and boost your preparation to crack the examination easily and make your career bright because these books can change your way of thinking.
Best Books for Quantitative Aptitude
Best Books Reasoning Preparation.
Best Books for English Preparation.
Books for Bank of Maharashtra PO Banking Awareness:
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