NABARD Grade A Mains List to 10 Most Important Topics
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NABARD Grade A Mains List to 10 Most Important Topics: The National Bank of Agriculture & Rural Development (NABARD) announced the mains exam date is November 19, 2023. The Mains exam will be conducted online objective+descriptive on topics General English, ARD & ESI for Generalist Posts.

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Candidates should use the last 18 days left with them for revision. Are you confused about what important topics to study for Mains?

Don’t worry candidates, we have compiled the list of 10 most important topics to study. Let’s move on and discuss those topics to kickstart your revision for the mains exam.

NABARD Grade A Mains Exam Pattern 2023

TopicTotal MarksTime Duration
Paper I: General English1001 Hour 30 Minutes
Paper-II: General Discipline – Economic & Social Issues (ESI) Agriculture & Rural Development (ARD)Specific Discipline for Grade A RDBS1001 Hour 30 Minutes
Paper II: Grade A RajbhashaProficiency in English & Hindi1001 Hour 30 Minutes
Paper II: Legal ServicesExplaining Various Laws1001 Hour 30 Minutes

Most Important 10 Topics to Study for NABARD Grade A Mains 

NABARD Grade A Mains Examination 2023 will be scheduled to take place on November 19, 2023. In the last 18 days, candidates should make the best possible use of the time available. Revise the most important topics in English, ESI and ARD to qualify the exam in your very first attempt. Are you ready to revise and improve your knowledge? Let me share the list of topics section-wise. Allot your study time accordingly and solve mock tests to evaluate your overall knowledge. 


Questions asked in the English Language Descriptive are:

  • Letter Writing
  • Precis Writing
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Essay Writing

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Most Probable Essay Writing Topics Expected in NABARD Grade A Mains

  1. Benefits of Digital India for Agriculture
  2. Sustainable Agriculture
  3. Contribution of MSME Sector in Indian Economy
  4. Women Reservation – Need for the Same
  5. Climate Change & Its Impact on Indian Economy
  6. India & Olympics
  7. Railways – the backbone of Indian logistics
  8. Fintech in India/Financial Inclusion
  9. Waste to Wealth – Circular Economy
  10. India’s Readiness in Cyber Security 

Economic & Social Issues

NABARD frames the majority of the descriptive+objective questions from the current affairs section in Economic & Social Issues. Check out the topics to study for revision before the actual exam.

Economic & Social Issues (Current)

  • Government Schemes: Paragraph Questions asked based on 9 months updates on government schemes.
  • Reports & Indices
  • PIB Current Affairs
  • Acts/Bills

Economic & Social Issues (Static)

  • Measurement of Growth
  • Monetary Policy+Fiscal Policy
  • Poverty and Unemployment
  • History of Indian Economy (Reforms+Planning)
  • International Economic Institutions 
  • Indian Agriculture Institutional and Non-Institutional agencies giving credit in India

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Agriculture & Rural Development

Let’s check out the topics must study for Agriculture & Rural Development:

Agriculture & Rural Development (Static)

  • Agronomy
  • Agriculture engineering
  • Animal Husbandry and Poultry
  • Soil & Irrigation 
  • Agrometeorology & Agro forestry
  • Plantation & Horticulture
  • Cropping System & Farming System

Agriculture & Rural Development (Current)

  • Current 
  • Government Schemes
  • Agri Statistics 
  • Reports NABARD Related

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Aspirants keep yourself calm and composed. Work on these important topics to fetch marks easily in the Mains Exam. We would not expect any major change in the Mains. The exam will be easy-moderate as we have seen in the prelims. Plan out your revision and work on your presentation skills to write descriptive answers. If you face any queries, connect with us posting comments in the comment box below. Best Wishes!

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