NIACL AO Mains Syllabus PDF Download- New India Assurance Exam Pattern and NIACL Administrative Officer Study Material

NIACL AO Mains Syllabus PDF Download- All candidates who have successfully applied for the New India Assurance Administrative Officer Recruitment would now be looking for the syllabus of the same. If you are one of those, ensure that you go through the entire article and download the NIACL AO Syllabus for Mains along with the Exam Pattern.

The NIACL Mains exam will consist of an objective as well as a descriptive test. The division of marks are given in the following sections. Both of the tests will be online examinations. Please also note that the portion for the Generalists will differ from that of the Specialists.

In addition to this, we have also given in the following sections the NIACL Administrative Officer (generalists and specialists) Mains Syllabus and Exam Pattern PDF which will enable you to download the file and utilize it even when you are offline and do not have access to a stable internet connection.


Furthermore, you can find all this information on the official advertisement which is available on the official website, i.e., You may require more details pertaining to the NIA AO Recruitment which you will find on our other page. If you have any doubts related to the same, you can comment down below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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The recruitment which was for the posts of Administrative Officer (generalists and specialists) was an amazing opportunity for the candidates from across the country to secure a stable job in a public sector unit of India. If you are one of the applicants who applied for the recruitment, make sure to read till the end of the article which will help you out in preparing for the NIACL Mains examination.

So, without further content, we will take you onto the NIACL Mains Syllabus. Before that, just have a look at the NIACL AO Recruitment details.


NIACL AO Syllabus

NIACL AO Recruitment 2018-19

Recruitment BoardNew India Assurance Company Ltd
Total Vacancies312 posts
Name of the postAdministrative Officers (Generalists & Specialists)
Location/StateAll over India
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Official Website

NIACL Administrative Officer Selection Procedure

  • Preliminary Examination (Objective Type),
  • Main Examination (Objective & Descriptive Type)
  • Interview

NIACL AO Mains Exam Pattern 2018

  • The Main Exam will contain Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test will comprise of a total of 30 marks.
  • Both tests will be held online.
  • Descriptive Test will be started immediately after completion of Objective Test.
  • Mains Exam Pattern is different for Generalist posts and Specialist courses. You can find the differing portions below –
  1. Online Objective Exam Pattern

I) For Generalist

Name of TestMax. MarksDurationMedium of Exam
Test of Reasoning50Composite time of 120 minutesEnglish/Hindi
Test of Quantitative Aptitude50English/Hindi
Test of English Language50English
Test of General Awareness50English/Hindi
II) For Specialist
Name of TestMax. MarksDurationMedium of Exam
Test of Reasoning40Composite time of 120 minutesEnglish/Hindi
Test of Quantitative Aptitude40English/Hindi
Test of English Language40English
Test of General Awareness40English/Hindi
In Specialist stream, an additional test to assess technical& professional knowledge in the relevant discipline40English/Hindi

Note: Each candidate will be required to obtain minimum cut off marks for each section of objective test separately for getting shortlisted for the Descriptive test evaluation and for being shortlisted for the Interview.

  1. Descriptive Test Pattern:
  • Descriptive Test will be of 30 minutes with 30 marks for testing the candidates’ ability of the English language.
  • Letter Writing will be of 10marks & Essay will be of 20 marks.

Note:Descriptive answer script will be checked of only those candidates who qualify the objective test. Depending on various factors like the number of vacancies available, and the number of candidates who wrote the exam, cut-offs will be decided on Descriptive paper evaluation.

  • Marks of the descriptive test will not be calculated in the final grade. This will be only a measure for the candidates to qualify for the stage of the interview.

The descriptive exam will comprise of –

  1. Letter Writing – 10 marks
    2. Essay – 20 marks

NIACL AO Syllabus 2018

Since the Syllabus hasn’t been mentioned by the organization, candidates can find the speculative portion of the NIACL Recruitment Exam in the sections which will follow. This has been borrowed from the various previous year papers which we have also provided in another article. So, also ensure that you go over to the NIACL AO Mains Previous Year Question Papers page.

Download NIACL AO Syllabus and Exam Pattern PDF – Click Here

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Number Series
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Quantity based problems
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage & Averages
  • Profit & Loss
  • Mixtures & Allegations
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Boats and Streams
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time, Work and Wages
  • Time & Distance
  • Permutation, Combination & Probability
Reasoning Ability Syllabus
  • Seating Arrangement (Circular, Linear, Square)
  • Puzzles
  • Syllogism
  • Input Output
  • Coding Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Alphanumeric Series/Number Series/Alphabet Series
  • Order and Ranking
  • Direction based questions
  • Data sufficiency
  • Inequalities (Direct and Coded)
  • Logical Reasoning
English language Syllabus
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze test
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Error Spotting/New Pattern Error Spotting
  • Sentence Correction/Sentence Improvement
  • Para Jumbles
  • Para Summary
  • Odd One Out
  • Para Completion
General Awareness
  • Banking, Insurance & Financial Awareness
  • Current Affairs of last 5-6 months
  • Static GK (Few questions)

NIACL AO Important dates

  • Online Registration Starts: 10 December 2018
  • And Ends on: 26 December 2018
  • Payment of Application Fees:10 December 2018 to 26 December 2018
  • Prelims Admit Card Release Date: to be declared.
  • Date of Tier I Examination(Preliminary Exam): 30th January 2019
  • Date for Tier II Examination (Main): 2nd March 2019 Exam Pattern

Important Links

NIACL AO 2018 Recruitment NotificationClick Here
New India Assurance Admn Officer Mains Admit Card 2019Click Here
NIACL AO Previous year Question PapersClick Here
New India Assurance Recruitment Answer KeyClick Here
NIACL Administrative Officer ResultClick Here

In conclusion, we assure you that all the information we have given on this page is according to the official portal. So, in case of any doubts related to NIACL Mains Syllabus, make sure to comment down below and we will clear it out as soon as possible.

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Updated: December 12, 2018 — 6:41 pm

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