NIACL Assistant Exam 2023

Notification for NIACL Assistant recruitment is released by the conducting body, which is the New India Assurance Company Limited. The exam is not annually conducted and candidates can get all the desired information about the examination in this article.

Candidates looking forward to appear for other insurance exams can refer to the linked article.

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NIACL Assistant is a clerical level job with various roles and responsibilities. It is a public sector job that focuses on legal and non-legal insurance claims, data-entry processes and multiple financial transactions. The New India Assurance Company Limited is a leading General Insurance Company and conducts NIACL exam annually for the following posts:

  1. NIACL Assistant
  2. NIACL Administrative Officer

Every year several candidates apply for the position of NIACL Assistant. The official notification for NIACL Assistant Recruitment 2023 will soon be released at the official website of NIACL.

For further information, refer to the table below, that shows the details about the recruitment conducted in 2018:

NIACL Assistant Examination
Conducting Body New India Assurance Company Limited
Number of vacancies(2018) 685
Mode of examination Online
NIACL Assistant Prelims Examination(2018) 08-08-2018 and 09-08-2018
NIACL Assistant Mains Examination(2018) 06-10-2018
NIACL Assistant Notification(2023) To be released soon

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

Government Exam 2023

NIACL Assistant Vacancy

NIACL will soon invite applicants for the post of NIACL Assistant. Candidates are advised to check the official NIACL website regularly to know about the latest updates.

As per the NIACL Assistant 2018 notification, a total number of 685 vacancies were released for the post.

The category-wise vacancy for NIACL Assistant 2018 is discussed below:

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
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.

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

NIACL Assistant Notification 2018:-Download PDF Here

NIACL Assistant Eligibility

The eligibility for 2023 recruitment will soon be released by NIACL at the official website.

Candidates can check the 2018 eligibility conditions before applying for the post of NIACL Assistant. The required eligibility criteria are:

  1. Nationality: A candidate must be an Indian citizen or any candidate who is a subject of Nepal or Bhutan is eligible.
  2. Age Limit (as on 30-06-2018): Candidates must be born on or after 1st July 1988 and not later than 30th June 1997. The upper age relaxation as per the different categories are discussed 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: A bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university or any equivalent qualification recognised by the Central government is required.

For further information on NIACL Assistant Recruitment such as salary, no.of posts, exam centre and selection process, refer to the linked article.

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NIACL Assistant Exam Pattern & Syllabus

NIACL Assistant exam is conducted in two phases:

  1. Phase-I: NIACL Assistant Prelims Examination
  2. Phase-II: NIACL Assistant Mains Examination

To know more, 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

Aspirants qualifying the Prelims and the Mains examination, need to appear for a regional language test before the final selection. This test is of qualifying nature, and no separate marks will be awarded for it. Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the online Mains examination as well as in the Regional Language Test.

The syllabus for the post of NIACL Assistant exam is similar to the other government exams and includes the following subjects:

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

Phase-I: NIACL Assistant Prelims Examination

The Prelims exam is an online objective test and consists of three papers:

  1. English Language
  2. Reasoning
  3. Numerical Ability

Phase-II: NIACL Assistant Mains Examination

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

To know the detailed NIACL Assistant Syllabus, refer to the linked article.

NIACL Assistant: Application fee

The application fee for NIACL Assistant exam 2018 is given below:

NIACL Assistant (Application fee) SC/ST/PWD/EX-SER Others
Rs. 100 (including GST) Rs.600 (including GST)

How To Apply For NIACL Assistant Exam?

Candidates can apply for the post of NIACL Assistant through the official NIACL website

Candidates are advised to go through the following steps while applying for the NIACL Assistant Exam:

  1. On visiting the official website, open the “Recruitment” page and click on “Apply Online”.
  2. Fill up the registration form and enter all the essential information asked.
  3. Candidates should provide a valid email-id and phone number while registering for the exam.
  4. 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.
  5. A scanned copy of photo, signature and left thumb impression of the candidate is required while registering.
  6. Candidates should provide scanned copies of all the marks-card,photo-ID card and other essential documents mentioned before submitting the application form.
  7. Click on the “Preview” tab to verify the entire application form before submission.

Only a handful vacancies are released for the post of Assistant by NIACL and since the exam is not annual, thus the competition is very tough. Aspirants preparing for the NIACL Assistant exam can refer to the links below to get the detailed section-wise syllabus for the online computer-based test:

Logical Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude
Verbal Ability Current Affairs
Static GK Banking Awareness

For any further assistance or latest update regarding NIACL or other insurance exams, candidates can turn to BYJU’S.

Frequently Asked Questions on NIACL Assistant Exam


Q 1. Is the NIACL Assistant post good?

Ans. The NIACL Assistant post is one of the best entry-level posts in the insurance industry. Although, the post is equivalent to that of a Bank Clerk, but the responsibilities, salary, etc. are much better.

Q 2. What is the frequency of NIACL Exam?

Ans. The NIACL Assistant exam is not annually conducted. the last recruitment was held in 2018 and the 2023 notification is yet awaited. However, this also depends upon the requirement of the conducting body.

Q 3. Is NIACL Assistant a Government job?

Ans. The New India Assurance Company Limited (NIACL) is a Government-owned insurance company. However, it does not fall under the category of a Government job.

Q 4. What is the NIACL Assistant exam syllabus?

Ans. There are five common subjects which constitute the NIACL Assistant Prelims and Mains syllabus. These include Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, Computer Awareness, English Language and General Knowledge.

Q 5. Can I apply for NIACL Assistant exam after class 12th?

Ans. No, the minimum educational qualification required to apply for NIACL Assistant exam is a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.


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