• The New India Assurance Co. Limited – AO Exam Syllabus 2018

The New India Assurance Co. Limited – AO Exam Syllabus 2018

 Examination for Administrative Officers (AO)
The Examination will be conducted in Three parts.
Part – I Preliminary Online Examination
Part – II Online Main Examination & Descriptive Test
Part – III Interview

 

NIACL Administrative Officers (AO) Preliminary Online Exam Pattern
Subjects Marks Time
Test of English Language 30 Marks 20 Minutes
Test of Reasoning Ability 35 Marks 20 Minutes
Test of Quantitative Aptitude 35 Marks 20 Minutes
Total 100 Marks 60 Minutes
There will be negative marking of one fourth or 0.25 for each wrong answer.

 

NIACL Administrative Officers (AO) Gen Main Online Exam Pattern
Subjects Marks Time
Test of Reasoning 50 Marks 120 Minutes (Total)
Test of English Language 50 Marks
Test of General Awareness 50 Marks
Test of Quantitative Aptitude 50 Marks
Total 200 Marks

 

NIACL Administrative Officers (AO) Specialist Main Online Exam Pattern
Subjects Marks Time
Test of Reasoning 40 Marks 120 Minutes (Total)
Test of English Language 40 Marks
Test of General Awareness 40 Marks
Test of Quantitative Aptitude 40 Marks
In Specialist stream, an additional test to assess technical& professional knowledge in the relevant discipline 40 Marks

 

Descriptive Test  
Subject Marks Qualifying marks Time
Test of English Language Letter Writing 10 Marks 15/30 (13.5/30 for SC,
ST and PwBD).
30 minutes
Essay 20 Marks
Total 30 Marks

 

 NIACL Administrative Officers (AO) Pre & Main Examination
Test of Reasoning
  • Number series
  • Letter & symbol series
  • Statement and argument
  • Logical problems
  • Verbal reasoning
  • Blood relations
  • Coding-decoding
  • Number ranking
  • Making judgments etc.

Non-Verbal means :

  • Series completion
  • Finding any missing figure
  • Classification.
Test of English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Verb
  • Error Correction
  • Tenses
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Fill in the Blanks with Modals, Articles etc
  • Comprehension
  • Unseen Passages
  • Vocabulary etc.
Test of General Awareness
For Current Affairs you should concentrate all important events occurred for last 6 months (excluding 15 days before the exam). You should concentrate on….

  • Banking
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Indian Economy
  • Finance
  • Current Affairs around the world
  • Economic News
  • Budget & Plans
  • Sports
  • Books and Authors
  • Awards and Honors
  • Science Inventions and Discoveries
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Days & Dates etc.
Test of Quantitative Aptitude
Data Interpretation means :

  • Bar graphs
  • Pie charts,
  • Line graphs
  • Tabulation.

Arithmetic means :

  • Number System
  • HCF, LCM
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Percentage
  • Time and Distance
  • Profit and Loss
  • Average
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Geometry
  • Arithmetic
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Mensuration etc.