NIACL Assistant Mains Syllabus 2018 – Know here!

NIACL Assistant Syllabus 2018

The NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam is over. We are sure that your exams were good and hence you must proceed forward with the NIACL Assistant Syllabus for Mains Exam. Go through the detailed syllabus topic-wise in this article.

NIACL Assistant Syllabus Mains 2018

The New India Assurance Company Ltd had announced notification for recruitment of 685 candidates for Assistant post. The Prelims exam was successfully conducted on 8th September 2018. This year there has been a few changes in the Prelims exam pattern. Earlier there was no sectional timings in the prelims exam and the total timing allotted was 60 minutes. This time a sectional timing of 20 mins has been allotted to each section. But in case of Mains exam, no composite time is there. You have to appear for an exam of 250 marks within 120 minutes overall time.

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NIACL Exam Pattern – Mains 2018

The mains exam pattern is shown below. Remember that there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

Name of the Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks  Duration
 Test of English Language  40 50   Overall 120 mins
 Test of Reasoning  40 50
 Test of General Awareness  40 50
 Test of Computer Knowledge  40 50
 Test of Numerical Ability  40 50
 Total  200 250

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NIACL Syllabus – Prelims 2018

English Language

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

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangement (Circular, Linear and Square)
  • Inequality (Direct and Coded)
  • Syllogisms
  • Input-Output
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Direction-Based Questions
  • Order and Ranking
  • Blood Relation (Direct as well as Coded)
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Verbal Reasoning

Numerical Ability

  • Data Interpretation
  • Number Series
  • Simplification / Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Problems on Ages
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Averages
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Time & Work
  • Mixture & Alligations
  • Pipes & Cisterns
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Boat & Streams
  • Probability
  • Data Sufficiency

You can check the previous and Expected cut-off marks for NIACL Exam here

NIACL Assistant Previous and Expected Cut-off 2018

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • Insurance and Banking Awareness
  • General knowledge
  • Important topics like: Books and Authors, Important Days, Currencies, Headquarters, Prime Minister Schemes etc.

Computer Knowledge

  • History of Computer
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Internet basics
  • MS Office
  • Computer Shortcuts
  • Input Output Devices
  • Abbreviations
  • Computer Memory

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This is the topic-wise syllabus for NIACL Assistant Syllabus – Mains Exam 2018. For more interesting updates on NIACL Assistant Exam 2018 stay tuned on our blog post. Also, if you have any questions or suggestions for us, do write us in the comment section below.

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