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NICL AO Mains Exam Analysis 2017, Review and Expected Cutoff : 02nd July 2017

NICL AO Mains Online Examination(02nd July) 2017 is over now. There are total 205 vacancies are there for the post of AO(Administrative Officers). As we see, low seats are there show obviously cutoff may go little high. We are sharing NICL AO Mains exam analysis and expected cutoff, these all we are sharing on the basis of Exams difficulty level, number of students appeared and number of vacancies announced by the National Insurance Company Limited.

NICL AO Mains  Online Examination 2017  Pattern:

Sr. No.

Name of the Sections

Maximum No. of Questions

Maximum No. of Marks

Composite Time Duration

a.

GK

40

40

120 minutes

b.

English

40

40

c.

Quant

40

40

d.

Reasoning

40

40

e.

Computer

40

40

Total

200

200

2 hours

f.

English Language(Essay, Precis and Comprehension)

3

30

30 minutes

As per the recent examination which had been conducted  viz. SBI PO, NIACL AO etc. difficulty level of this examination was slightly easy.

NICL AO Mains Exam 2017 (Good Attempts):

GK - 24 to 28 Questions

Englsih- 19 to 25 Questions

Quant- 20 to 26 Questions

Reasoning – 23 to 30 Questions

Computer- 29 to 34 Questions

Overall  Good Attempts- 138 to 149

NICL AO Mains Exam 2017(Difficulty Level):

GK – Moderate to Moderate

English- Moderate to Moderate

Quant- Easy to Moderate

Reasoning- Easy to Moderate

Computer-  Easy to Easy

Overall Paper was Moderate

NICL AO Mains Exam Analysis(Section wise):

NICL AO Mains Reasoning Analysis:

  • Floor Based Puzzle- 5 Questions
  • Scheduling seating arrangement- 5 Questions
  • Tabulation puzzle (Students of class 6,7,8)-5 Questions
  • Old pattern Syllogism -6 Questions
  • Blood relation-2 Questions
  • Data-sufficiency - 5 Questions
  • Input-Output-5 Questions
  • Logical Reasoning-7 Questions

NICL AO Mains English Analysis:

  • Reading Comprehensions - 10 Questions
  • Identify the main idea of the paragraph- 5 Questions
  • Double Fill in the Blanks- 5 Questions
  • Spot the Error- 5 Questions
  • Cloze Test- 10 Questions
  • Phrase Related- 5 Questions

NICL AO Mains Quant Analysis:

  • Missing Data Interpretation (Tabular) - 5 Questions
  • Data Interpretation (Pie Chart)- 5 Questions
  • Data Interpretation (Line Graph)- 5 Questions
  • Number Series (wrong number based)- 5 Questions
  • Data Sufficiency - 5 Questions
  • Approximation- 5 Questions
  • Miscellaneous/Arithmetic- 10 Questions

NICL AO Mains GK Analysis:

This section contains 40 questions comprising 40 marks. As we know its insurance exam, so insurance awareness questions had priority and most of the questions appeared from insurance awareness. Few questions occurred from Current Affairs. Overall difficulty level was easy to moderate. Some questions of Static GK also appeared. Banking and Insurance questions were appeared mostly.

NICL AO Mains Computer Analysis:

This section also contains 40 questions. Overall Computer Aptitude/Awareness paper was easy. Question appeared from the section viz. Basics of Hardware and Software, DBMS, Operating System , Computer Security.

NICL AO Mains Exam Analysis 2017(Descriptive Part):

Total three questions were asked in descriptive test in time duration 30 minutes. One essay had to be choose from the given three essay to answer. Essay words maximum length was 200. One essay was: Home and Property Insurance. Comprehension words maximum length was 150, Corporation related Comprehension asked. Precise writing words maximum length was 150. Insurance related Precise writing asked.

NICL AO Mains Exam 2017(Expected Cutoff):

We are expecting the below cutoff of NICL AO Mains 2017 on the basis of Number of Vacancies, difficulty level of the question paper and number of students appeared for this exam.

Sectional Cutoff of NICL AO Mains 2017:

GK – 10 to 14

English- 8.5 to 11

Quant- 11 to 15

Reasoning – 12 to 16.7

Computer – 13 to 15

Overall cutoff we expect: 124 to 135

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GK Questions asked in NICL AO Mains Exam 2017 : 1) Where is dudhwa national park located? 2) What amount is allocated to MGNREGA in budget? 3) What is the full form of FSDC ? 4) When is world refugee day celebrated ? 5) 11th north east business summit held in which city? 6) What is the full form of TIES ? 7) What is the name of India's first under-river tunnel ? 8) President of Portugal? 9) Kampala is capital city of which country ?

NICL AO 2017 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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NICL AO 2017 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

National Insurancce Company Limited (NICL) has recently issued a notification for the post of 205 Administrative Officers. This presents an amazing opportunity for candidates aspiring for job in insurance sector.z


Many aspirants are in search of the exam pattern and syllabus. Let us find the the NICL AO  2017 exam pattern and syllabus.


 

NICL AO 2017  Exam Pattern

The exams are conducted online and there are two phases of written test.
 

Selection process:

  • Phase 1 Exam – NICL AO Preliminary exam
  • Phase 2 Exam – NICL AO Mains exam
  • Phase 3 - Interview

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NICL AO Prelims 2017 Exam Pattern:

The prelims exam will be of 1 hour duration and there will be following sections:

Paper type : Objective Paper(online)

Negative Marks : 0.25 for each wrong attempt

Name of the Section

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

English Language

30

30

Reasoning Ability

35

35

Quantitative Aptitude

35

35

Total

100

100

NICL AO Mains 2017 Exam Pattern:

The Mains exam will be of 2 hours and 30 minutes duration divited into two parts:

Part 1:

Paper type : Objective Paper(online)

Negative Marks : 0.25 for each wrong attempt

Name of the Section

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Reasoning Ability

40

40

English Language

40

40

General Awareness

40

40

Computer Knowledge

40

40

Quantitative Aptitude

40

40

Total

200

200

Part 2:

Paper type : Descriptive Test (online)

The Descriptive Test of 30 Minutes duration with 30 marks will be a Test of English Language (Essay, Precis and Comprehension). The descriptive test will be in English and will be conducted through on line mode.

Note:

All the tests of Prelims and Mains exam, except for English Language Test will be available in Hindi as well as English

NICL AO Phase – III: Interview

Candidates who have been shortlisted based on online Phase – II (mains examination) will be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Company. Interview will be conducted at selected centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter.

NICL AO – Final Selection:

The combined final score of candidates shall be arrived at on the basis of scores obtained by the candidates in the online main examination(Objective and Descriptive Section) and interview. The weightage (ratio) of online Main Examination and Interview will be 80:20 respectively.


 

NICL AO 2017 Syllabus

The topics from which questions will be asked in each section is given below:

1. Reasoning: Analogies, Inequalities, problem solving analysis, Puzzle, Odd Man out, Syllogism, Statement and conclusions, Statement and assumptions, Statement and arguments, Blood relations, Alphabet test, Series test, Sequences, Directions, Sitting arrangement, Decision making, Input output, Assertion and reasoning etc., syllogistic reasoning, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, Symbol series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion.

2. Quantitative Aptitude: Simplification, Average, Numbers, Percentages, Time & Work, Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Time & distance, Investment, LCM / HCF, Age, DI including Bar Graph, Pictorial Graph, Pie Chart having percentage calculations.

3. English language: Verb, preposition, adverb, Error Correction/ recognition, tenses, sentences rearrangement. This section have long paragraphs / passages for fill in the blanks, vocabulary, synonyms and antonyms, one word substitution etc..

4. General Awareness: Banking and Insurance, Current Affairs, Culture, Indian Economy, Finance, Economic News, Heads of Organizations, Budget & Plans, Books and Authors, Awards and Honors, Sports, Science Inventions and Discoveries, Slogan, Ministers & Constituencies, Full Forms, Important Days of the year etc. topics.

5. Computer Knowledge:
Computer fundamentals, Computer History and Future, Abbreviation, Microsoft-office, Basics of Internet use, Email, Shortcut keys, Basic Software & Hardware and their functionalities, Networking, etc.

NICL AO Recommended Study Materials

  • NICL AO Practice Work Book by Kiran Prakashan
  • Quantitative Aptitude by R S Aggarwal
  • Verbal and non verbal reasoning R S Aggarwal
  • English objective by S.P. Bakshi
  • Daily GK & Current Affairs PDF by TopRankers



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The percentage marks shall be arrived at by dividing the total marks obtained by the candidate in all the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by aggregate maximum marks in all the subjects irrespective of honours/optional/additional optional subject, if any. This will be applicable for those Universities also where Class/Grade is decided on basis of Honours marks only. The fraction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 59.99% will be treated as less than 60%.
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NICL AO 2017 Registration Link Activated - Apply Now

NICL AO 2017 Registration Link Activated - Apply Now

Dear Readers,

          National Insurance Company Limited or NICL has activated the link to register and pply online for the Administrative Officers (AO) post. There exist in total 205 vacancies.

Click Here to Apply Now:   NICL AO 2017 Apply Online

Post Name :

RECRUITMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER SCALE I (Generalist)

Salary :

Rs. 32,795 to 62,315 per month

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About NIACL:

National Insurance Company Limited is considered as the oldest general insurance company in India. The National Insurance Company Limited came into existence way back in 1906. However, the nationalization of National insurance co ltd dates back to 1972, 66 years after the inception of the National insurance company ltd. The slogan of National Insurance is ”Thoda Simple Socho.

NICAL AO 2017 – Important Events:

Important Events

Dates

Commencement of on-line registration of application

30 March 2017

Closure of registration of application

20 April 2017

Closure for editing application details

20 April 2017

Last date for printing your application

5 May 2017

Online Fee Payment

30 March to 20 April 2017

Preliminary Exam

3 and 4 June 2017 (Tentative)

Mains Exam

2 July 2017 (Tentative)

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NICL AO Recruitment 2017: Check Complete Details

NICL AO Recruitment 2017: Check Complete Details

NICL AO Recruitment 2017

National Insurance Company Limited (NICL) has published a recruitment notification for the post of Administrative Officers (Generalist) under Scale-I grade. The eligible candidates who are willing to make a career in insurance sector can apply.

About NICL:

National Insurance Company Limited is the Government owned general Insurance company established in the year 1906 headquartered in the city of Kolkata. NICL is the subsidiary of General Insurance Company Limited.

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NICL AO Recruitment 2017 - Details :

Company

National Insurance Company Limited

Post Name

Administrative Officers -Scale I

Total Number of vacancies

205

Category wise vacancy

General -113, SC-31, ST-16 , OBC-45

NICL AO Recruitment 2017 - Important Dates

Events

Dates

Opening Date of Online Registration

30th March 2017

Closing Date of Online Registration

20th April 2017

Download of Admit Card for Preliminary Exam

May 2017

Online Examination - Preliminary

3rd and 4th June 2017 (Tentative)

Online Examination - Mains

2nd July 2017

NICL AO Recruitment 2017 – Selection Procedure

The selection will be based on three phases : Preliminary exam, Mains exam and Interview.

(A) Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 60 minutes duration consisting of 3 sections as follows :

Name of the test

Max. Marks

English Language

30

Reasoning Ability

35

Quantitative Aptitude

35

(B)Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 30 Marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.

  1. Objective Test : The Objective Test of 2 hours duration consists of 5 sections for total 200 Marks.

    Name of the test

    No. of Questions

    Max. Marks

    Reasoning Ability

    40

    40

    English Language

    40

    40

    General Awareness

    40

    40

    Computer Knowledge

    40

    40

    Quantitative Aptitude

    40

    40

  2. Descriptive Test : the Descriptive Test of 30 Minutes duration with 30 marks will be a Test of English Language (Essay, Precis and Comprehension). The descriptive test will be in English and will be conducted through on line mode.

Note: There will be sectional cut offs in both prelims and mains.

(C) Interview Candidates who have been shortlisted based on online Phase – II (mains examination) will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Company. Interview will be conducted at select centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter.

NICL AO Recruitment 2017 – Eligibility Criteria

  1. Age: Minimum age of the Candidate should be 21 years and Maximum age is 30 years as on 1st

  2. Education: A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of a Graduate/Post Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University OR any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government with at least 60% marks in either of the degree examination (at least 55% for SC/ST) candidates.

NICL AO Recruitment 2017 – Application Fee

Category

Fees

SC/ST/PWD

Rs. 100 (intimation charges only)

Candidates other than SC/ ST/ PWD

Rs. 600 (Application fees including intimation charges)

NICL AO Recruitment 2017 – How to Apply

  • Candidates need to visit the official website of NICL.
  • In the recruitment section, candidates can read the official notification.
  • After going through the details, candidates can register and pay the required fees.
  • Candidates can apply online for NICL AO 2017 from 30.03.2017 to 20.04.2017.

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