GIC Assistant Manager Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age, Relaxation, Educational Qualification

GIC Assistant Manager Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age, Relaxation, Educational Qualification

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Mar 17, 2021GIC 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 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. 
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GIC Assistant Manager Eligibility Criteria 2021

GIC Assistant Manager eligibility criteria 2021 is the most important factor to be considered before applying for GIC 2021 exam. The standards of GIC Assistant Manager eligibility are set by the officials of the General Insurance Corporation of India. Candidates failing to match the eligibility standards for the GIC Assistant Manager post won't be eligible to apply for the GIC exam. Thus, make sure you fulfill the entire GIC Assistant Manager eligibility criteria for age limit, age relaxation, and educational qualification as stated below in order to candidature at any stage of selection.

GIC 2021 Exam

GIC recruitment is open for posts like Assistant Manager, Assistant, and other entry-level positions. General Insurance Corporation of India (GIC) is a reinsurance company that conducts a recruitment process every year to shortlist eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Manager (Scale-I).

Candidates shortlisted through the GIC recruitment exam are placed at different GIC offices based in India and abroad. The senior positions are filled through promotion or through lateral recruitment.

GIC Exam Highlights 2021

Exam Name

GIC Exam

Conducting Body

General Insurance Corporation of India

Exam Level

National

Exam Mode

Online only

Exam Duration

150 minutes

Exam Purpose 

Selection of candidates for the post of Assistant Manager (Scale-I)

Exam Helpdesk No.

022-22867000

Official Website

http://gicofindia.com

GIC Age Limit Eligibility 2021

A candidate applying for the GIC exam should fulfil the age limit criteria as described under the official notification. The GIC Assistant Manager age limit criteria 2021is as follows:

  • The minimum age of the candidate should not be less than 21 years.
  • The maximum age of the candidate should not be more than 30 years.
  • Thus, the candidate should not have been born earlier than 02.02.1991 and not later than 01.02.2000 (both days inclusive).

GIC Age Relaxation

However,  there are some age relaxation norms for certain categories as directed by the government of India. The details of GIC Assistant Manager age relaxation is given below:

Category 

Relaxation

Upper Age limit

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe

5 years

35 years

Other Backward Class (eligible for reservation)

3 years

33 years

Person with Disability

10 years

40 years

Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen

The actual period  of  service rendered  in  the defence forces   +   3   years   (8   years   for disabled    Ex-Servicemenbelonging    to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 45 years

 

Widows, Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried

9 years

39 years

Existing Confirmed Employees of Public Sector General Insurance Companies (including GIC & Agriculture Insurance Company of India Ltd.)

8 years

38 years

GIC Educational Qualification Eligibility 2021

The GIC Assistant Manager Educational Qualification Eligibility defines the minimum education required to be eligible to apply for the GIC Assistant Manager 2021 exam. The educational qualification for the GIC Assistant Manager post is divided on the basis of streams and discipline.

Candidates failing to attain the GIC Assistant Manager Educational Qualification Eligibility will not able to participate in the recruitment process. Therefore, go through the detailed stream-wise educational qualification requirements for GIC 2021 exam.

Stream / Discipline

Qualification Required

Desirable additional qualification

Finance/Accounts

A graduation degree is a must from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks for the General and OBC category. However, there is a relaxation of 55% for SC/ST category candidates. OR any equivalent qualification recognised as such by Central Government with the prescribed benchmark.

Also, the candidates must have passed the final examination of Chartered Accountant (CA)/Cost Accountant (ICWAI)/M Com of India.

General

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Insurance

The candidate should also possess a post-graduation degree or diploma in general insurance/ risk management/ Life Insurance/ FIII/ FCII.

Legal

Graduation degree in Law recognised by the Bar Council of India with a minimum of 60% marks for general and OBC candidates and at least 55% marks for SC/ST category candidates OR any equivalent qualification recognised as such by Central Government with the prescribed benchmark.

LLM/Experience

GIC Exam Dates 2021

Check out all the GIC Exam related events in the table given below:

GIC Exam Events

GIC Exam Dates

Salient Features

GIC Assistant Manager Notification

10 Mar 2021

GIC notification 2021 was released online on March 10. 

GIC Assistant Manager Online registration

11 Mar 2021

GIC online registrations started on March 11 for the candidates.

GIC Assistant Manager Registration Ends

29 Mar 2021

GIC online registrations will close on March 29 for the candidates.

GIC Assistant Manager Admit Card

30 Apr 2021

GIC admit card 2020 is typically released 10 days before the exam.

GIC Assistant Manager Prelims Exam Date

9 May 2021

The GIC recruitment exam 2021 will be conducted on May 9 across the nation in the online mode.

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  • Candidates should hold a graduation or post-graduation degree with a minimum of 60 per cent aggregate marks in order to qualify to appear for the GIC Assistant Manager 2021 exam.

  • Yes, candidates should be minimum of 21 and a maximum of 30 years in age in order to apply for the GIC Assistant Manager exam.

  • The GIC 2021 exam is typically conducted for the post of Assistant Manager, liable to be posted anywhere in India and abroad.

  • The upper age limit in the GIC Exam for widows and divorced women is 39 years.

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