NIACL Assistant Recruitment

NIACL will soon release the official notification for the post of NIACL Assistant. The New India Assurance Company Limited is a leading General Insurance Company of the country. NIACL conducts recruitment annually for the position of Administrative Officer and Assistant.

Candidates willing to apply for the position of NIACL Assistant, are required to qualify the NIACL Assistant Examination conducted by the NIACL every year.

To know more about NIACL, refer to the linked article.

NIACL Assistant- Important Dates

NIACL conducted NIACL Assistant exam on 6th October 2018. The exam date for the year 2019 will soon be released on the official website.

To know more, refer to the table below:

NIACL Assistant Exam Details

2018

2019 (tentative)

Online registration

16.07.2018 to 31.07.2018

To be released soon

Application process

16.07.2018 to 31.07.2018

To be released soon

NIACL Assistant Prelims exam

08-08-2018 & 09-08-2018

To be released soon

NIACL Assistant Mains exam

06-10-2018

To be released soon

Candidates can check the official website regularly for more updates on NIACL recruitment.

NIACL Assistant Vacancy

The total number of vacancies for 2019 will soon be released by NIACL. As per the NIACL Assistant 2018 notification, a total number of 685 vacancies were released for the post.

Refer to the table below to know about the 2018 vacancy.

Category-wise Vacancy for NIACL Assistant 2018 (Provisional)

OBC

GENERAL

Scheduled Cast (SC)

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

TOTAL

113

375

105

60

653

Category-wise Vacancy for Backlog

OBC

SC

ST

TOTAL

18

4

10

32

The recruitment process for NIACL Assistant is done on State/ UT basis; for example, if a candidate applies for a vacancy in Maharashtra State would be considered for employment in that State only.

The detailed State / Union Territory wise vacancies for NIACL Assistant can be found in the image below:

NIACL Assistant Vacancy-2018

NIACL Assistant Eligibility

Before applying for any vacancy, candidates must go through the eligibility criteria required for the post. The eligibility for 2019 recruitment will soon be released by NIACL.

However, the 2018 eligibility conditions for the post of NIACL Assistant are discussed below:

  1. Nationality
  2. The nationality conditions required for the post of NIACL Assistant are:

    1. A candidate must be an Indian citizen or
    2. Any candidate who is a subject of Nepal or Bhutan.
    3. Any person having an Indian origin and has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam are also eligible to apply.
    4. A Tibetan refugee who migrated to India before 1st January 1962 for permanent settlement can also apply for the exam.

    Candidates belonging to the categories- (b), (c) and (d) should have an eligibility certificate issued by the Government of India.

  1. Age Limit (as on 30-06-2018): Candidates must be born on or after 1st July 1988 and not later than 30th June 1997.
  2. For further information, refer to the table below:

    NIACL Assistant Eligibility (Upper Age Relaxation)

    SC/ST

    OBC

    Persons With Disability

    Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen

    Widows/Divorced women

    Domicile of the Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89

    Existing Employees of NIACL

    5 years

    3 years

    10 years

    Actual period of service rendered in the defense forces + 3 years subject to a maximum of 45 years.

    5 years

    5 years

    5 years

  1. Educational Qualification
  2. The candidates must fulfill the following educational qualification:

    1. A bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university or any equivalent qualification recognised by the Central government is required.
    2. The candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/Intermediate/ Graduation level.
    3. Candidate should be proficient in the regional language of the State for which he/she wishes to apply.

For any further information, candidates can download the official notification for NIACL Assistant 2018.

NIACL Assistant Notification 2018:-Download PDF Here

NIACL Assistant Salary

The newly appointed employees will be on probation period for a minimum of 6 months and can be extended as per the performance.

Candidates resigning during the probation period and those who are terminated during the probation period shall be liable to pay an amount equivalent to the salary and an amount of Rs. 25,000/·

The pay scale and basic pay of NIACL Assistant as per the 7th Pay Commission are given below:

NIACL Assistant Salary

Pay Scale

Basic Pay

14435-840(1)-15275-915(2)-17105-1030(5)-22255-1195(2)-24645-1455(3}-2901 0-1510(2)-32030-1610(5)-40080

Rs.23500/- per month

NIACL Assistant: Selection Process

The selection for the post of NIACL Assistant is done through an online test. NIACL Assistant exam is conducted in two phases:

  1. Phase-I: NIACL Assistant Prelims Examination
  2. The Prelims exam is an online objective test and consists of three papers:

    1. English Language
    2. Reasoning
    3. Numerical Ability
  1. Phase-II: NIACL Assistant Mains Examination
  2. The mode of Mains examination is online and consist of objective type questions. The subjects included are:

    1. Reasoning
    2. English Language
    3. General Awareness
    4. Computer Knowledge
    5. Numerical Ability

For detailed information, refer to the table below:

NIACL Assistant

Subjects

Number of questions

Maximum marks

Duration

NIACL Assistant Prelims Examination

English Language

30

30

20 minutes

Reasoning

35

35

20 minutes

Numerical Ability

35

35

20 minutes

NIACL Assistant Mains Examination

Reasoning

40

50

Composite 120 minutes

English Language

40

50

General Awareness

40

50

Computer Knowledge

40

50

Numerical Ability

40

50

The prelims exam is conducted for 100 marks while the mains examination is of 250 marks. There is negative marking in both phases. For each wrong attempt, ¼ th of the mark assigned against that question will be deducted.

Some of the important points regarding the selection of NIACL Assistant are:

  1. The medium of online exam will be in English & Hindi except for the English Language.
  2. Each candidate must obtain a minimum total score (as decided by NIACL) to qualify the Mains examination.
  3. The shortlisted candidates will be called for Regional Language Test, before final selection. This test is of qualifying nature, and no separate marks will be awarded for it.
  4. Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the online Mains examination as well as in the Regional Language Test.
  5. If two or more candidates in the merit list score the same marks, the senior-most candidate will be shortlisted for further process of recruitment.

Candidates preparing for other insurance exams can refer to the linked article.

Exam centres

NIACL Assistant Examination is conducted is several States and Union Territories. The company has the right to cancel or add any of the Examination Centres depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc.

Refer to the image below to know about 2018 exam centres:

NIACL Assistant Recruitment- Exam Centres

NIACL Assistant: Application Process

Before proceeding for the application process, candidates are advised to register themselves for the NIACL Assistant Exam. Candidates can fill up the registration form through the official website www.newindia.co.in

Candidates should provide a valid email-id and phone number while registering for the exam. After completing the registration process, a password and an application number will be generated by the system which will be required for any future reference.

The essential documents required for the application process are listed below:

  1. Scanned copies of all the marks-card
  2. A valid photo-ID card approved by the Government of India
  3. A scanned copy of photo, signature and left thumb impression of the candidate

It is advised to verify the details filled in the application form as no changes will be entertained after the final submission.

NIACL Assistant Cut-off

Candidates must clear the minimum cut-off marks to get short-listed for the final selection.

Refer to the image below to know the State-wise / Category-wise cut-off for NIACL Assistant Mains Examination 2018 :

NIACL Assistant Exam Cut-off 2018

The State-wise / Category-wise cut-off for NIACL Assistant Exam 2016 is given below:

NIACL Assistant Exam Cut-off 2016

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