NIACL Assistant 2018 Notification, Exam Dates Details

NIACL recently released the notification for the recruitment of Assistants. All those who couldn't perform well in the previously held SBI PO, Clerk and other examinations have got a second bite at the cherry with this notification. All those who seek to make a headway in their career with the insurance sector have got a huge opportunity that they should never let go of. Start preparing for it right away if you want to get to the crest of the wave.

Before going for a competitive examination, one must always have an adequate knowledge of the eligibility criteria, application process, syllabus, examination pattern, the changes introduced in the pattern of examination, so that, she knows how she should plan her preparations in a way to do with the syllabus and the revision before the examination takes place. So, to help you make your career in the insurance sector through NIACL Recruitment, Bankers Adda is providing you with all the details of NIACL Assistant Recruitment Process, 2018.

NIACL Assistant 2018 Notification

The New India Assurance Company Ltd (NIACL) will be organizing the NIACL 2018 exam for the post of Assistant shortly. It is a leading global insurance group with offices and branches spread all across the nation. It is one of the five completely owned insurance company by the Government of India. Recruitment of 685 assistants. 

Period of Online Registration: 16.07.2018 to 31.07.2018

NIACL Assistant 2018 Exam Dates

Tentative Date of Tier-I: 08th and/or 09th September 2018
Tentative Date of Tier-II: 6th October 2018

NIACL Assistant Admit Card 2018

The admit cards for the prelims and mains examination will be released at least 15 days before these examinations are conducted. The link will be provided here as soon as the call letters for the examination are out.

NIACL Assistant 2018 Vacancies

The number of vacancies is 685 for Assistants in NIACL.

NIACL Assistant Selection Procedure

The selection for Probationary Officers will be done through a three-tiered process:

I. Preliminary Examination
II. Mains Examination
III. Language Proficiency Test

Final Selection-
Candidates qualifying in the Online Main Examination will be shortlisted and called for Regional Language Test, before final selection. No separate marks will be awarded for Regional Language Test. This test will be only qualifying in nature. Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the online Main examination subject to qualifying the Regional Language Test. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms do not entitle a candidate to be called for online examinations & Regional Language Test. In case of equal marks scored by the last two or more candidates in the merit list, the candidate senior most in age will be shortlisted for further process of recruitment.

NIACL Assistant Eligibility Criteria 2018

Age: Minimum Age: 21 years; Maximum Age: 30 years (as on. 30.06.2018). Candidates born not earlier than 1st July 1988 and not later than 30th June 1997 (both days inclusive) are only eligible to apply.

Qualification: A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level. Candidate should possess certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination as on date of application registration. Also, knowledge of Regional Language of the State for which a candidate applies is essential.

NIACL Assistant Exam Pattern

NICL Assistant Preliminary Examination Pattern 2018:

Sr.No. Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 1 hour (60 minutes)

NICL Assistant Main Examination Pattern 2018: 

Serial Number Section No. of Question Max. Marks Duration
1. English Language 40 50 120 minutes
2. Numerical Ability 40 50
3. Reasoning 40 50
4. General Awareness 40 50
5. Computer Knowledge 40 50
Total 200 250

Note: One will not be selected for the post if she fails the language proficiency test (that will be conducted after mains examination) no matter how much she has scored in the preliminary or mains examination.

NIACL Assistant Syllabus 2018

S. No. Subject Syllabus
1. English Language
Reading comprehension, Cloze test, Double fillers/ sentence/ multiple sentence fillers , Sentence correction/ improvement, Vocabulary based questions, Odd one out cum para jumbles, Paragraph Based Questions (Paragraph 1, 2, 3..., Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement).

2. Reasoning 
Puzzles & Seating Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood, Relation, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Machine Input-Output, Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric-Symbol, Series, Data Sufficiency, Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument).
3. Numerical Ability
Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart), Inequalities (Quadratic Equations, Quantity 1, Quantity 2), Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

4. General Awareness 

Banking and Insurance Awareness, Financial Awareness, Govt. Schemes and Policies, Current Affairs, Static Awareness.
5. Computer Knowledge
History and Generation of Computers, Introduction to Computer Organisation, Computer Memory, Computer Hardware and I/O Devices, Computer Software, Computer Languages, Operating System, Computer Network, Internet, MS Office Suit and Short cut keys, Basics of DBMS, Number System and Conversions, Computer and Network Security.

NIACL Assistant Application Fees

1. Rs. 100 for SC/ ST/ PWD/EXS Candidates.
2. Rs. 600 for OBC/ General Candidates.

NIACL Assistant Result 2018

The results of NIACL Assistant Prelims and Mains Exam will be released 15-20 days post the conduction of examinations.

NIACL Assistant Cut Off Scores

The cut-off scores released by NIACL depends on the number of vacancies announced in that particular year, number of candidates who appear for the examination as well as the level of the examination that is conducted in order to carry out the recruitment process. So, one cannot predict the cut-off score of future NIACL Assistant Examination by simply relying on the previous year cut-off scores. To get you acquainted with the previous year cut off scores of NIACL Assistant Examination, here is the analysis of previous years' NIACL Assistant 2017 Cut-off:

NIACL Assistant 2017 Prelims Cutoff Marks:

Madhya Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
Andhra Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Uttar Pradesh
West Bengal
Above 80

NIACL Assistant Memory Based Papers