NIACL Assistant study plan and strategy 2017.New India Assurance company limited is one of the wholly owned public sector general insurance company working under the government of India which had earlier released notification for the recruitment of candidates as assistants in the company and a lot of candidates had applied for it.
Now all of them have been looking for the study plan and how to prepare for NIACL Assistant examination. Candidates should fist understand the pattern of the exam and syllabus and also here are some tips to help candidates prepare for the examination.
All those who will qualify the exam will be called for the next phase of the selection and so it becomes very important for candidates to prepare for initial phase of the examination. We will begin our preparation step by step and after this we will move on to the next phase of the selection process and how to prepare for that. First let us begin with the prelim examination. How to Crack NIA assiatnt exam 2017 prelims and mains easy manner.Candidates who are preparing well for the written test will be required to know where they can prepare and what they have to study for the examination and after this you have to prepare accordingly
NIACL assistant exam preparation 2017
The first step towards preparation of the exam is to understand the pattern of the prelim and mains and after this they should prepare well for the examination.
How to prepare for New India Assurance Exam 2017
Prelim exam pattern NIACL Assistant
First the prelim exam will be conducted by IBPS on behalf of the company. There will be 100 questions all of which will be objective in nature and there will be 1 hour of time allowed. The purpose of the test will be to shortlist the candidates for mains examination. Prelim examination will be qualifying in nature. However candidates should pass each section with cutoff and also there will be an overall cutoff based on the category of the candidates. There will be 3 sections in the exam as under:
- Reasoning section for 35 marks
- Quantitative aptitude for 35 marks
- General English for 30 marks
There will be negative marking and candidates should be well aware of this and exercise their options accordingly.
All those who will perform better at the prelim will be shortlisted for the mains examination and after this they will be called for the mains exam. Mains exam will be very important phase ad this will contribute 100% to the selection process in the exam as there is no interview.
However the language proficiency test will be there after the mains exam at the time of which the local language proficiency along with the computer knowledge test will also be tested. So candidates should also get ready for that. Local language proficiency test will be conducted through written manner and knowledge of candidates in the local language will be tested.
NIACL Assistant mains exam pattern 2017
The mains exam will be conducted online on computer and candidates who have been preparing for the exam should know the pattern of the examination. Here is the pattern of the examination. There will be 5 sections in the examination. All the sections will be objective in nature and there will be 200 questions in the exam. There will be 2 hour of time for this. After the 2 hours of time, the answers will be automatically submitted at the server end.
There will be 5 sections in the exam as under:
- English section – 40 marks
- Reasoning section- 40 marks
- Quantitative aptitude test- 40 questions for 40 marks
- General awareness for 40 marks
- Computer awareness for 40 marks
Now coming to the syllabus for the examination. Syllabus for the exam is as under:
Let us start with each of the sections and the syllabus associated with it. The syllabus for the prelim and mains exam remains the same and so the syllabus for whole of the examination will remain the same.
Questions will be asked from below topics. All the questions will be objective in nature. Some of the important topics will be asked from
- Unseen passage
- Cloze test
- Sentence re arrangement
- Error correction
- Error detection
- Idioms and phases
- Choose the correct word out of 2 words in set of 5
Questions will be asked from
- Direction test
- Circular sitting arrangement
- Line arrangement
- Square table arrange ment
- Syllogism test
- Miscallanous tests
- Blood relation test
- Alphanumeric testing
- Fllor based testing etc
Quantitative aptitude test:
- Simple Interest/ Compound Interest.
- Profit and Loss.
- Ratio & Proportions.
- Time and Work.
- Time Speed and Distance.
- Data interpretation.
- Data Sufficiency.
- Sequence and Series.
- Quadratic Equation.
- General Science
- International & National Organizations
- Current Affairs
- General Knowledge
- History, Geography,
- Awards and Indian Economy
- Workplace Productivity
- Tools- Introduction to Computer Science
- Computer Networks
- The Internet
- Operating System
- Computer Software
- PC Software and Office Automation
- MS Excel – Spread Sheets
- Emerging Technologies and Web Publishing
- MS Power-Point – Presentation
- Computer Fundamentals
- Internet Usage
- Word Processing – MS Word etc.
Tips to prepare for NIACL Asst exam
- Focus on accuracy as wrong answer can affect your preparation seriously
- Focus on speed as competition has increased and you need to solve more and more questions in lesser time
- Focus on type of questions asked in the exam. For this refer previous year question papers based on memory
- Practice by using model test papers