The eligible applicants are required to apply only online through website No other means/ mode of application will be accepted. The application form should be filled in English only. Option for the use of Hindi language will be available for the Written Test/ Interview.
Before registering their application on the website, candidates are required to download the format of the challan, fill it up, deposit the prescribed application fee in cash at any branch of State Bank of India and get receipt from the branch.
(i) Applicants should have a valid e-mail id. In case candidate does not have a valid e-mail, he/ she can create a new e-mail id. This e-mail should remain valid at least for the entire duration of the recruitment period. This will help him/ her in getting call letter/ interview letter / selection letter, etc., by e-mail.
(ii) Applicants must ensure that on deposit of fees and other charges, the branch issues him/her two copies of the challan (NABARD's copy and the "candidate copy') which should invariably mention undernoted terms :- (i) Journal number (7-10 digits) (ii) Branch name (iii) Branch code number and (iv) Date of deposit
(iii) The payment of fees should be made between 15 March 2011 and 05 April 2011. This date will also be applicable to the applicants belonging to far-flung areas.
(iv) Applicants should keep a copy of the Application printout and Challan Receipt for their record.
(v) NABARD's copy of the Challan will have to be submitted with the admission / call letter at the time of written examination.
(vi) A 'Information Handout' booklet will be made available for the applicants on the NABARD website from 03.05.2011 onwards which they may download along with the call letter for written test.
(vii) Applicants serving in Government/ Quasi Government Offices, Public Sector Undertaking including Nationalised Banks and Financial Institutions will be required to submit 'No Objection Certificate' from the employer at the time of interview.
(viii) The reserved category applicant will have to produce at the time of Interview, his/her original caste certificate/ relevant certificates issued by appropriate authorities (as indicated under para XIII (ii)(a) of General Instructions), failing which his/ her candidature shall be cancelled and he/ she will not be admitted for interview. OBC applicants, availing reservation will have to produce an undertaking with Non-creamy layer status at the time of interview.