GIC Assistant Manager Exam Analysis 2021: Check Questions Asked, Difficulty Level, Attempts

GIC Assistant Manager Exam Analysis 2021: Check Questions Asked, Difficulty Level, Attempts

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Aug 29, 2021
GIC conducts the GIC Assistant Manager Exam  to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Manager (Scale-I). Check out all the exam details such as notification pdf, exam date, syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility details and more. 

GIC Assistant Manager Exam Analysis 2021

GIC Assistant Manager Exam Analysis 2021: GIC Assistant Manager 2021 exam is conducted on 29th August 2021 in two different shifts across the country. Here you can check out the GIC Assistant manager 2021 exam analysis after the examination.

The GIC AM exam analysis 2021 will help you know the difficulty level of the exam, types of questions asked, weightage for each topic, memory-based questions, good attempts, and more. Therefore, stay tuned to get all the latest updates on the analysis of the GIC Assistant Manager 2021 exam here.

GIC Assistant Manager Exam 2021 Highlights

  • The level of the exam was moderate and lengthy.
  • Total 123 questions to be asked in the exam.
  • The sort of questions asked in the exam did not vary.
  • The general level of the exam was easy

GIC Assistant Manager 2021 Exam Highlights

Exam NameGIC AM 2021 Exam
Conducting BodyGeneral Insurance Corporation of India
Exam LevelNational

Exam Frequency 

Once a year
Medium of ExamEnglish/Hindi

Intimation+Exam Fees

₹ 850 (General category)
Exam Mode       Online
Exam Website

GIC Assistant Manager 2021 Questions Asked

Check here the section-wise questions asked from each topic under the GIC Assistant Manager 2021 exam on the basis of feedback shared by the students.

Higher-Order Reasoning Ability/Critical Thinking Exam Analysis - Shift 1

TopicNo. of Questions

Order & Ranking - Designation based - six people like different animals


Flat & Floor - 8 people, 4 floors and 2 flat - Like different cuisine


Tabulation - 8 people - three cities - Mumbai, Jaipur, and Delhi- likes different fruits


Circular Arrangement- 7 people- bidirectional - and lives in a different house


Tabulation - 7 people- buy food ingredient - 5Q

Verbal Questions (Moderate to difficult)17Q
Total 40

Reasoning Ability Exam Analysis - Shift 1

  • The overall difficulty level was Easy to Moderate.
  • Below is a detailed analysis of the Reasoning section.
TopicNo. of Questions
  • Word formation - LUBRICANT - 2nd, 4th, 6th, and 9th
  • Word f/B - DECLARING
2 Questions
  • Only a few - 1Q
  • Old pattern - 1Q
Order & Ranking - 5books with different number of Pages5 Questions (5books with different numbers of Pages)
Uncertain linear row facing north
3 Questions
Box puzzle -
5Q - 7 boxes - different continents
Data sufficiency  
2 Questions - 2 statement
Linear Row 5 Questions (7 people - likes the different flavors of ice cream - 5Q)
5 options with 5 conclusions. Find the one definitely follows1 Questions
Total 25  Questions

Numerical & Computer Literacy Exam Analysis - Shift 1

  • The overall level of the section was Easy to moderate.
  • The following table describes the topic-wise breakdown of the questions asked in Numerical Ability Analysis -

Topic Name

Topic Details and no of questions

Missing Number Series

3 Questions

Arithmetic Questions

 Boat & stream, CI, Mixture, Age, T&W & other types (5 Questions)

Computer Literacy

7 Questions

English Language Exam Analysis - Shift 1

TopicNo. of Questions
Phrase Replacement3 Questions
Word Exchange

3 Questions
FIB Double blank

4 Questions
Error detection (Basic)4 Questions
Sentence rearrangement 

3 Questions (1 sentence divided into five parts)
Idioms and phrasal verb usage

3 questions

Reading comprehension

  • 5 Questions: Topic-based on the electric vehicle.
  • 1 Question: In the form of Fill in the blanks from the passage.
Total25 Questions

General Awareness Exam Analysis: 

The majority of the questions in this section came from Current Affairs. Only a few questions came from the Static KK which were around 3-4 questions. The difficulty level of this section ranged from Easy to Moderate.

Questions were asked related to books & their authors, Godavari River, India's Rank and etc.)

GIC AM Exam Analysis Shift 1: (Part C-Descriptive Test)

Essay Writing: (10 Marks)

  1. What is meant by BPL (Below poverty line)? What are the criteria for labeling anyone as BPL? How is PL (poverty line) determined in India?
  2. Importance of Universal Human Values in Education
  3. Are Robotics and AI the future of workplaces.
  4. Women's economic empowerment is crucial for achieving gender equality. Discuss.

Precise writing- (10 Marks)

  • 100 words: How the global supply chain is recovering after the global pandemic. 

Comprehension Writing(10 Marks)

Big Data Analysis (5 Questions)

GIC Assistant Manager Good Attempts

After considering the section-wise and overall level of the GIC AM Preliminary exam, below we have shared the number of good attempts for this exam:

Name of Section

Number of Good Attempts (For general category)

Higher-Order Reasoning Ability/Critical Thinking


Reasoning Ability


Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy


English Language


General Awareness




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