The New India Assurance Company Ltd. is one of the leading General Insurance Companies from Public Sector. Also known as NIACL, has invited application from all the interested candidates for the vacant post of Assistant. The NIACL Notification has been published recently. Almost 653 posts are going to be filled this year. So, without wasting much time, check all the details regarding New India Assurance Assistant Recruitment.
New India Assurance Assistant Recruitment 2019: Vacancy Details
As told earlier, there are 623 vacancies as a whole. But if you want to know about the category wise vacancies in each state you must have to look at the table below,
|Serial No.||Sate or Union Territory||Language||Vacancy reserved for SC candidates||Vacancy reserved for ST candidates||Vacancy reserved for OBC candidates||Vacancy for Gen||Total||Reservation for PWD||Reservation for EXS and DISEX||Reservation for DXS||Backlog Vacancies for SC, ST, OBC|
|11.||Jammu & Kashmir||Hindi/ Urdu||1||1||0||3||5||1||2||1||0|
|20.||Andaman & Nicobar||Hindi/ English||0||0||1||1||2||0||0||0||0|
Abbreviations used in the table stands for: GEN -General Category; SC·Scheduled Caste; ST-Scheduled Tribe; OBC-Other Backward Classes, PWD- Person with Disability, EXS – Ex-Servicemen, DISEXS- Disabled Ex-servicemen, DXS- Dependents of Servicemen killed in Action.
New India Assurance Assistant Recruitment 2019: Eligibility Criteria
Candidates need to fulfill certain eligibility criteria to apply for the vacant posts. Scroll through to know more about the eligibility criteria as in nationality, maximum age limit, educational qualification etc.
You need to be a citizen of India. There can be some other cases of Nationality,
If a candidate has come to India from one of the following countries with an intention of permanently settling in India will also be regarded as eligible.
- Sri Lanka
- East African countries of Zaire
Along with that, a Tibetan refugee who came to before 1st January 1962 with the intention of settling in India permanently will be eligible as well.
Note: The candidates need to show the corresponding documents issued by the Government of India at the time of document verification.
To apply for the vacant posts candidates need to be at least 21 years of age. The maximum age limit of the candidates is 30 years. The maximum age limit for the reserved category candidates is different. To get the details of the maximum age limit for different categories you must have a look at the table below,
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)||3 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||10 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (Army personnel)||5 years|
|Existing employees of New India Assurance||5 years|
To apply for the post of assistant in New India Assurance Recruitment 2019 a candidate must have to possess a degree of graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent.
Along with that, the aspirants will have to pass English as one of the subjects at Secondary, Higher Secondary, Intermediate or Graduation Level.
Not only these to apply for the vacant post of a particular state or union territory candidate need to be proficient in the local language of that state or territory.
New India Assurance Assitant Recruitment 2019: Selection Process
The whole selection will be made through three different tiers. The first tier is the Preliminary Examination, Second Phase is Mains Examination and the last phase consists of the language proficiency test.
Except for the mains examination, all the tests are qualifying in nature.
Tier I: Preliminary Examination
The preliminary examination will be online and the full marks are 100 marks. The time allocated to complete the paper is 60 minutes. Take a look at the table to know more about the number of questions and marks in individual subjects. Tier I Preliminary exam can be conducted in September 2019.
|Name of Test||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
|Numerical Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
There will be objective type multiple choice questions. Except for the test of English the question paper will be bilingual(Hindi & English). There will be certain cutoff marks in each section and, the candidates have to clear the individual cutoff along with the total cutoff. Only the successful candidates in the preliminary examination will be called for the mains exam.
Tier II: Mains Examination
The mains examination will be of 250 marks and candidates will be given 120 minutes to complete the paper. To know the topic of the main examination, check out the table below. Tier II Mains exam can be conducted in October 2019.
|Name of the Test||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning Ability||40||40||A composite time of 120 minutes|
The penalty for the Wrong Answer
There will be a penalty for each wrong answer. For each wrong answer, one-fourth of the marks awarded for the question will be deducted from the total marks.
Syllabus for New India Assurance Assistant Recruitment
|English Language||Reading Comprehension
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Ratio & Proportion
Profit & Loss
Mixtures & Alligations
Surds & Indices
Time & Distance
Work & Time
Sequence & Series
Combination & Probability
New India Assurance Assistant Recruitment 2019: Application Fees
All the applicants need to submit a sum of rupees 600/- as the application fees and intimation charges. However, the reserved category candidates need not pay the application fees. They just need to pay the intimation charges. Therefore, candidates who belong from SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex-Servicemen category will have to pay Rs. 100/- as the intimation charge. You can also check out RBI Grade B Notification to know more.
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