NIACL Assistant Exam 2017 notification is already out. So today we're going to share the NIACL Assistant syllabus, exam pattern, & selection procedure for NIACL Asst Preliminary as well as Mains Exam.

The Prelims phase of NIACL Assistant Exam is expected to be conducted tentatively on 22nd and 23rd April 2017. This gives you approximately 45 days to prepare well for this exam. So, go through the article, understand the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of NIACL Assistant Exam and start your preparations now. 

The candidates who have done graduation can apply for this recruitment process. Contenders will be selected based on the selection procedure adopted by the New India Assurance Company Limited. The aspirants will be shortlisted based on the Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam, and Personal Interview. To grab a job contestants should clear all the rounds of the selection process. Selected candidates will get a pay scale of according to the official notification. To qualify in the two sets of written exam the work hunters have to prepare for the selection process referring to the NIACL Assistant Syllabus 2017.

The Job Aspirants of the Assistant post in Class III Cadre have to appear for Prelims and Mains Exam to get select in those vacancies. Through the provided syllabus candidates can know the topics covered in the exam. To know the difficulty level of the exam practice the New India Assurance Assistant Class III Model Papers. By practice the Old papers of Assistant Prelims and Mains you can know the difficulty level of the exam along with knowledge.

NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern 2017

S. N
Name of Test
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
English Language
Composite time of 60 minutes
Reasoning Ability
Numerical Ability
  • New India Assurance Assistant Tier I exam will be Objective Type.
  • The Expected Duration of exam will be One hour with the Total 100 Marks.
  • The NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam tentative date is on 22nd and 23rd April 2017

NIACL Exam Pattern 2017 for Assistant Mains Exam

S. N.
Name of Test
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
Reasoning Ability

Composite time of 120 minutes
English Language
General Awareness
Computer Knowledge
Numerical Ability
  • The NIACL Assistant Mains Exam will be both Objective & Descriptive type. 
  • The excepted total marks for the Assistant Class III Mains exam will be 230 marks. 

NIACL Assistant Exam 2017 - Things to remember

  • Both Preliminary and Mains Exam of NIACL Assistant Exam 2017 will be conducted in Online Mode
  • Total marks obtained out of 250 in the mains exam will be proportionately reduced to 35 marks.
  • All the tests of Prelims and Mains exam, except for English Language Test will be available in Hindi as well as English.
  • Regional Language Test will be just qualifying in nature. No separate marks will be awarded for this test.
  • There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer in the Prelims as well as Mains exam

NIACL Syllabus for Assistant Exam 2017 

Before beginning the New India Assurance Assistant Exam preparation go through the syllabus provided below. Here we have given complete details and topics that are needed to prepare for NIACL Asst Class III Prelims Exam 2017. The provided topics are for reference purpose only. So, Note down the topics of that comes under the Syllabus for New India Assurance Assistant Exam 2017. 

New India Assurance Exam Syllabus 2017

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation (Try to have a thorough practice of calculative sets)
  • Number Series
  • Simplification / Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Arithmetic Topics including following -
  • Problem on Ages
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Averages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time & Work
  • Mixture and Alligations
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Boats & Streams
  • Probability
  • Data Sufficienc

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles 
  • Seating Arrangement (Circular, Square and Linear) 
  • Inequality (Both Direct and Coded) 
  • Syllogism (New as well as Old Pattern) 
  • Input - Output 
  • Coding - Decoding (New as well as Old Pattern) 
  • Order and Ranking 
  • Direction based problems 
  • Blood Relations (Coded as well as Direct) 
  • Alphanumeric Series 
  • Data Sufficiency 
  • Verbal Reasoning

English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the Blanks / Double Fillers
  • Para/ Sentence Completion

General Awareness

Questions will be asked mainly from the Current Affairs & Insurance/ Banking Awareness topics will be asked.
This section may also include questions on Books & authors, Currencies, Important Places, Awards, Headquarters, Prime Ministers Schemes, Important Days etc.
It would be advisable to go through the AimSuccess GK updates Section of at least last 3 - 4 months.
Do not forget to prepare for static GK part as well, especially the countries, their capitals and currencies (Try to focus especially on the countries that have been in news lately, for instance, the countries visited by our Prime Minister or President or with whom any major MoU has been signed).
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries. 
  • Indian Constitution. 
  • Geography. 
  • Budget and Five Year Plans. 
  • Important Financial & Economic News. 
  • History. 
  • Scientific Research. 
  • Culture. 
  • Economy. 
  • India and its neighboring countries. 
  • Current Affairs – National & International. 
  • Sports. 
  • Economy, Banking, and Finance. 
  • Knowledge of Current Events. 
  • Countries & Capitals. 
  • General Politics etc.

Computer Knowledge

  • Fundamentals of Computer
  • History of Computer
  • Internet
  • MS Office – Word, Powerpoint, Excel & Access
  • Memory
  • Input Output devices
  • Computer Shortcuts
  • Important Abbreviations

NIACL Assistant 2017 Selection Procedure

NIACL Assistant Exam 2017 Selection Procedure will consist of the following phases -
  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3.  Regional Language Test
Candidates who qualify the mains exam will have to undergo a regional language test before the final selection.

The New India Assurance Company Limited Recruitment 2017984 Assistants Vacancies - Last Date 29 March 2017

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