NIACL AO Syllabus 2016 Phase 1, 2 Exam Pattern

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New India Assurance Company limited commonly known as NIACL conducts sevaral recruitment examinations. One of its main exam is for Administrative Officers (Specialist / Generalist). Those candidates who are preparing for NIACL AO exam must start their preparation as per syllabus. If they prepare well for the exam, then they can easily qualify. And if they worked harder, then they might get better marks and increase their chances of getting selected. The candidates should prepare according to NIACL AO Exam Syllabus 2016 for Phase 1 & 2 given here for better preparation.

NIACL AO Syllabus 2016 with Exam Pattern for Phase 1, 2
NIACL AO Exam Pattern - The online examination will comprise of two phases. 
Phase 1 Exam
Phase 2 Exam

NIACL Phase 1 Syllabus & Exam pattern

NIACL Pre exam have 100 questions to be asked from following sections.
English Language - 30 ques.
Reasoning Ability - 35 ques.
Quantitative Aptitude - 35 q.
Time: 1 hour

NIACL Phase 2 Exam Syllabus

Generalist:- There will be 5 sections.
1. Reasoning
2. English Language
3. Quantitative Aptitude
4. General Awareness
Every Section carries 50 marks and having 50 questions. Total time given is 2 hours.
Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 30 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing-10marks & Essay-20 marks). The descriptive test will be in English and will be conducted through on-line mode.

Specialist:- There will be 5 sections.
1. Reasoning
2. English Language
3. Quantitative Aptitude
4. General Knowledge
5. Professional Knowledge
Every Section carries 40 marks and having 40 questions. Total time given is 2 hours.

Five choices will be given. One is to be choosen as answer by the candidate for both Generalist and Specialist cadre.
Negative Marking: ¼ for each mark question’s wrong answer.

The time for the test is 120 minutes. However candidates may have to be at the venue for approximately 180 minutes including the time required for logging in, collection of the call letters, going through the instructions etc. All the questions will be multiple choice.
All tests except test of English Language will be provided in English and Hindi.

NIACL AO Syllabus 2016

Candidates can check official Information handout released by the company for checking out the type of questions asked in the online exam.
Reasoning : Questions will be asked from analogies, similarities and differences, spatial orientation, spatial visualization, problem solving analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, syllogistic reasoning, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, Symbol series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion.

Quantitative Aptitude: Questions will be asked from Simplification, Average, Percentage, Time & Work, Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Investment, LCM / HCF, Age Problem and Date Interpretation question like Bar Graph, Pictorial Graph, Pie Chart.

English language: Verb, preposition, adverb, subject verb agreement, Error Correction/ recognition, tenses, sentences rearrangement, fill in the blanks with articles etc., comprehension, answering questions based on unseen passage, vocabulary, synonyms and antonyms usage, vocabulary & grammar, Proficiency in the language.

General Awareness: Since this company is an assurance company, so some questions definitely be asked from insurance / assurance and banking. Questions will be asked from General Awareness, Current Affairs, Banking, Culture, Geography, Indian Economy, Finance, Economic News, Budget & Plans, Books and Authors, Awards and Honours, Sports, Science Inventions and Discoveries, Abbreviations / Full Forms, Important Days / Dates etc. topics.

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NIACL AO Syllabus for Professional Knowledge: This test is designed to test the proficiency of the his/ her engineering subject. Questions from Engineering 1st year subjects basics will be asked.

This is the syllabus of NIACL AO Exam for all sections. A total time of 2 hours is given to candidates for solving these 200 questions. You can attempt any question from 1 to 200 at any point of time within these 120 minutes.