NIACL Assistant Exam Pattern 2018


The New India Assurance Company Ltd. had just released the NIACL Assistant 2018 advertisement. Total 685 vacancies are announced this year for the post of Assistant. NIACL is a leading Public Sector General Insurance Company & is wholly owned by Government of India. Read this post to get a comprehensive idea about the exam and the latest NIACL Assistant exam pattern.

This year NIACL Assistant Exam is conducting in 3 phases:

  1. Prelims
  2. Mains
  3. Regional Language Test

Exam Pattern – Prelims

Section No. of Qs Marks Duration
English 30 30 60 mins
Reasoning 35 35
Quant 35 35
TOTAL 100 100

Exam Pattern – Mains

Section No.of Qs Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 120 mins
English 40 50
General Awareness 40 50
Computer Knowledge 40 50
Numerical Ability 40 50
TOTAL 200 250

Regional Language Test

In this test, your proficiency in the regional language will be tested. You should have the knowledge of your region for which you have applied. Those who qualify the Online NIACL Main Examination will be called for Regional Language Test. This test is only qualifying in nature.


The paper will be Online MCQ in which each question will have 5 options & you have to choose the correct one. 

  • Total marks obtained as above shall be proportionately reduced to a base of 35 marks.
  • All sections except English will be available bilingually i.e. in English & Hindi.
  • Negative Marking: 1/4th of the marks assigned to that question (0.25 marks) will be deducted as penalty. There is no negative marking for unattended questions.