NIACL AO 2021: Mains Admit Card, Exam Date, Cutoff, Question Papers, Selection Process

NIACL AO 2021: Mains Admit Card, Exam Date, Cutoff, Question Papers, Selection Process

ByJyoti Bisht  |  Updated on: Nov 16, 2021NIACL AO Mains admit card 2021 out officially! Candidates can download the NIACL AO mains admit card here. Also, check vacancy, cutoff, salary, syllabus, papers, exam pattern, eligibility criteria and more.
NIACL AO Mains admit card 2021 out officially! Candidates can download the NIACL AO mains admit card here. Also, check vacancy, cutoff, salary, syllabus, papers, exam pattern, eligibility criteria and more.
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Important Dates
NIACL AO Mains Exam Date 2021  -Dec 4, 2021

NIACL AO Latest Updates 2021

NIACL AO mains admit card 2021 out now! Candidates who have cracked the preliminary phase can now download the NIACL AO mains admit card 2021 from the official website of NIACL or to the direct link provided below. The NIACL AO mains 2021 exam is scheduled for 04th December 2021, candidates must download the mains admit card for the NIACL AO exam in order to appear in the exam.

NIACL AO Mains Admit Card 2021, Download Now!

Earlier, NIACL AO Prelims Result 2021 was released. The officials of NIACL issued the preliminary result for NIACL AO 2021 exam. The written exam successfully took place on 16th October 2021 all across the country. Thus, the candidates who appeared for the examination without failure are eligible to view the result status on the official website of NIACL. Moreover, for your convenience, we have posted the NIACL AO 2021 result direct link below as available.

NIACL AO Prelims Result 2021, Download Now!

Furthermore, the officials have also disclosed the NIACL AO mains exam date 2021. As per the latest notice, the NIACL AO mains 2021 exam will be conducted on 04th December 2021. Downloading of call letters indicating the date and venue of Phase-II examination will commence shortly.

Previously, NIACL AO Admit Card 2021 for prelims was released. New India Assurance Company Limited rolled out the NIACL AO admit card for the preliminary examination held on 16th October 2021. Candidates who have successfully applied for NIACL AO 2021 exam, can download their NIACL AO prelims call letter through the direct link shared below:

NIACL AO Call Letter 2021, Download Here!

The New India Assurance Company Limited has released an official notification regarding the recruitment of Administrative Officer (Generalists). A total of 300 AO vacancies are disclosed under the NIACL AO 2021 recruitment notification.

The Online application form for NIACL AO is now available on the official website of NIACL. Candidates can apply online for NIACL AO 2021 exam latest by 21st September 2021.

The NIACL AO 2021 Notification PDF is available on the official website of New India Assurance Co. LTD. However, you can also download the NIACL 2021 recruitment notification for the post of Administrative Officer here. The tentative exam date for NIACL AO is also revealed along with the notification PDF.

NIACL AO Apply Online 2021, Link Activated!

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NIACL AO 2021 Exam: Highlights

Name of the ExamNIACL AO
Exam conducting bodyNew India Assurance Co. Ltd. (NIACL)
PostAdministrative Officer
Exam LevelNational
Exam ModeOnline
Selection Procedure
  • Prelims
  • Mains
  • Interview
Frequency of ExamNot Consistent
Age Limit (General)21-30years
QualificationGraduate with 60% marks

NIACL AO Recruitment Notification 2021

NIACL AO Exam Date 2021 out! New India Assurance Company Limited has rolled out the NIACL AO exam date 2021 for 200 AO vacancies. As per the latest update, the NIACL AO prelims 2021 exam will be conducted on 16th October 2021.

NIACL has issued the NIACL AO admit card 2021 for prelims examination 15 days prior to the exam date. Candidates who have enrolled for NIACL AO 2021 exam are only eligible to download the call letter from the official website of NIACL. Moreover, we have updated the direct link above.

Previously, NIACL AO 2021 Notification PDF has been declared! The officials of New India Assurance Company Limited have been rolled out 300 Administrative Officer vacancies under NIACL AO recruitment 2021. The NIACL AO apply online link is also activated from 01st September 2021.

The last date to submit the NIACL AO application form is 21st September 2021. This is an alluring opportunity for the graduates awaited to join the insurance sector. The NIACL AO exam date 2021 has not been disclosed yet, however, the tentative exam date has been rolled out along with the notification PDF. 

Candidates can download the NIACL AO 2021 notification PDF through the direct link provided below or can scroll down to know the NIACL AO exam schedule, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, cut off, salary, and more.

NIACL AO 2021 Notification PDF, Download Now!

NIACL AO Application Form 2021, Direct Link!

NIACL AO 2021 Notification Youtube Session

NIACL AO Exam Dates 2021

The NIACL AO 2021 exam date is not revealed yet, however, the officials have disclosed the tentative exam date along with the NIACL AO 2021 official notification. In addition to this, the complete exam schedule for NIACL AO 2021 exam is updated below:


Important Dates

NIACL AO 2021 Notification Release Date

24th August 2021

NIACL AO 2021 Online Application Starts

01st September 2021

Last Date of NIACL AO Online Application

21st September 2021

Payment of Application Fees

21st September 2021

NIACL AO Pre Admit Card 2021

01st October 2021

NIACL AO Exam Date 2021 - Prelims

16th October 2021

NIACL AO Prelims Result

02nd November 2021

NIACL AO Mains Admit Card Download Date

16th November 2021

NIACL Mains Exam Date 2021

04th December 2021

NIACL Mains Result Date


Download of NIACL AO Interview Call Letter

To be announced soon

NIACL AO Interview Schedule


NIACL AO Vacancy 2021

This year, a total of 300 NIACL AO vacancies are released officially. Candidates can refer to the tabular data given below to check the NIACL AO 2021 category-wise vacancies (Generalists) released along with the official notification. 

CategoryNIACL AO 2021 Vacancies

NIACL AO 2019 Vacancies

However, previously the total number of NIACL vacancies released for the Administrative Officer post was 312. Below are the detailed category-wise vacancies along with backlog vacancies:

Legal3043716  1 
Finance &

How to Apply Online for NIACL AO 2021?

The online NIACL AO 2021 application form was activated from 01st September 2021 as released under the official notification. The last date to submit the NIACL AO application form was 21st August 2021. Candidates have to submit the application forms in an online mode only, no other modes will be entertained.

Interested and eligible candidates are requested to apply on or before the last date in order to avoid the last-minute hassle. Furthermore, we have provided you with a direct link to apply online for NIACL AO 2021 exam above as available on the official website.

How to Apply Online for NIACL AO 2021 Exam?

To apply for NIACL AO 2021 exam, make sure you follow the below-given steps in order to avoid cancellation of the application.

Step 1: Go to the official website of NIACL or click on the link given above.

Step 2: Click on the link of "new registration".

Step 3: Register yourself using a valid Email ID and Mobile Number.

Step 4: Now login using the registration details.

Step 5: Fill up the complete details as per the official documents.

Step 6: Upload the scanned photograph and signature image as per the mentioned dimensions.

Step 7: Click on the submit button and pay the application fee.

Step 8: Don't forget to print the application receipt for future use.

NIACL AO Application Fee

The application fee for NIACL AO 2021 exam is to be paid online in order to submit the application form. Below we described the NIACL AO 2021 application fee as determined under the official notification. The NIACL AO application forms will not be accepted without the application fee.

CategoryApplication Fees(inclusive of GST)
SC/ST/PWD₹ 100/-(Intimation Charges only)
Other than SC/ST/PWD₹ 750/- (Application fee including Intimation Charges)

NIACL AO Eligibility Criteria 2021

Candidates who wish to apply for this exam need to fulfill the entire eligibility for the NIACL AO 2021 Exam at 2 different levels. Candidates failing to fulfill the NIACL AO eligibility criteria at any stage will be rejected and will also not be entertained further. The two stages of NIACL AO eligibility are – Age-based eligibility and Educational Qualification.

1) Age Limit Criteria -The minimum age of the candidate should be 21 years and a maximum of 30 years as on 01/04/2021. This means that the candidate should not be born before 2nd April 1991 and not later than 1st April 2000 (both days inclusive) are only eligible to apply.

Age Relaxation


Age relaxation

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe

5 years

Other Backward Classes (Non-creamy layer)

3 years

Persons with Benchmark Disabilities as defined under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”

10 years

Ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs who have rendered at least five years Military Service as on 01.04.2021 and have been released; (a) on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from 01.04.2021) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency; or (b) on account of physical disability attributable to Military Service; or (c) on invalidment.

The ECOs/SSCOs who have completed an initial period of assignment of five years of Military Service as on 01.04.2021 and whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in whose case the Ministry of Defence issues a certificate that they can apply for civil employment and that they will be released on three months’ notice on selection from the date of receipt of offer of appointment.

5 Years

Defence service personnel disabled in operation during the hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as consequence thereof

3 years

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

8 years

2) Educational Qualification - The minimum qualification required for NIACL AO 2021 exam is graduation/Post Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government with at least 60% marks (SC/ST 55% marks). Candidates should possess a certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination as on 30.09.2021

NIACL AO Salary 2021

The salary of an Administrative Officer (AO) under NIACL is a major attraction towards this recruitment. Below you can check the basic pay of NIACL AO along with allowances applicable for the post.

  • Basic Pay- ₹ 32795-1610(14)-55335-1745(4)- 62315 and other admissible allowance as applicable.
  • You will get 14 such increments and when the Basic Pay reaches ₹ 55335
  • You will be eligible to get an increment of Rs 1745 for further 4 years till his salary reaches ₹ 62315.
  • Gross Emoluments- will be approx ₹ 60,000/- Per Month along with the other allowances such as Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance, etc
  • The salary scales are due for revision w.e.f Aug 2017.

For more information, check out the NIACL AO Salary 2021.

NIACL AO Probation Period

A candidate appointed as the Administrative Officer cadre in NIACL on regular payrolls shall be on a probation period for 1 year from the date of joining. The probation period can be extended twice by a further period of 6 months at a time and can stretch up to 1 year.

During the probation period, the Officers would be required to pass the non-life Licentiate Examination conducted by the Insurance Institute of India. Only after passing the examination, the Officer will be eligible for confirmation of his/her services in the Company. Failing to pass the examination within the extended probation period will render to terminated of the officer from service on expiry of the period.

NIACL AO Guarantee Bond

Before joining as Administrative Officers, the selected candidates will be required to give the undertaking to serve the company for a minimum period of four years including a probation period. If he/she resigns before the expiry of the bond period or is terminated by the Company during the probation period shall be liable to pay the salary received by them during their entire service in the company in addition to an amount of ₹25,000/- towards partial cost of training.

NIACL AO Selection Process 2021

NIACL AO Selection Process is based on the following three phases:

  • Preliminary Exam - Phase I - Objective
  • Mains Exam - Phase II - Objective + Descriptive
  • Interview

NIACL AO Exam Pattern 2021

Last year NIACL has changed the exam pattern by introducing sectional timings for each section. Below you can have a look at the detailed NIACL AO Exam Pattern for prelims. The online examination will be conducted for the duration of an hour along with a sectional time limit. Thus, check out the pattern thoroughly in order to understand and prepare for the exam in the best manner.

Name of Test

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks


English Language



20 minutes

Reasoning Ability



20 minutes

Numerical Ability



20 minutes




1 Hour

NIACL AO Mains Exam Pattern 2021

Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
Test of Reasoning505040 mins
Test of Quantitative Aptitude505040 mins
Test of English Language505040 mins
Test of General Awareness505030 mins
Total2002002.5 hours

Descriptive Test

The Descriptive Test will be conducted for a duration of 30 minutes consisting of 30 marks for the Test of English Language (Letter Writing-10 marks & Essay-20 marks). The descriptive test will be in English and will be conducted in an online mode.

NIACL AO Syllabus 2021

Below is the subject-wise as well topic-wise detailed syllabus of the NIACL AO Prelims exam. For more information, you can take a look at the NIACL AO Syllabus.

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

English language

General Awareness

Data Interpretation

Simplification/ Approximation

Number Series

Quadratic Equations

Quantity based problems

Ratio & Proportion

Percentage & Averages

Profit & Loss

Mixtures & Allegations

Pipes and Cisterns

Boats and Streams

Simple Interest & Compound Interest

Time, Work and Wages

Time & Distance

Permutation, Combination & Probability

Seating Arrangement (Circular, Linear, Square)





Blood Relations

Alphanumeric Series/Number Series/Alphabet Series

Order and Ranking

Direction based questions

Data sufficiency

Inequalities (Direct and Coded)

Logical Reasoning

Reading Comprehension

Cloze test

Fill in the blanks

Error Spotting/New Pattern Error Spotting

Sentence Correction/Sentence Improvement

Para Jumbles

Para Summary

Odd One Out

Para Completion

Banking, Insurance & Financial Awareness

Current Affairs of last 5-6 months

Static GK (Few questions)


To understand the difficulty level of the exam you can refer to the NIACL AO cut off of the previous year. The NIACL AO cut off is declared by the officials of New India Assurance Co. LTD. Candidates failing to crack the cut-off will be disqualified from the examination.

Phase 1 Cutoff Marks of NIACL AO 2018-19 (Preliminary Exam)

(a) Category-wise Cut Off (on Total out of 100)

Company Secretary---36.75----
Legal20.2514.5016.7536.25 18.25 -
Finance & Accounts47.0028.2546.2556.5034.50-36.50-

(b) Section-wise cut Off


Company Secretary


Finance & Accounts






































Phase 1 Cutoff Marks of NIACL AO 2016(Preliminary Exam)

(a) Category-wise Cut Off (on Total out of 100)


(b) Section-wise cut Off

CategoryEnglish Language (Max: 50)Reasoning Ability (Max: 50)Quantitative Aptitude (Max: 50)
SC, ST, OBC, PWD (VI, OC)7.0012.007.75
PWD (HI)5.759.756.25

For mains exam, you can refer to the NIACL AO previous year cut off.

NIACL AO Question Paper

The previous year question paper helps us to know the level of the examination held previously along with the types of questions asked. NIACL AO previous year question paper will help you to identify the actual level of the exam and will help you prepare a clear image of the NIACL AO 2021 exam. Below you can download the NIACL AO question papers PDF in English & Hindi language along with solutions.

Name of the ExamLanguage of Question Paper PDFsAnswer Key & Solution PDF
NIACL AO Prelims 2018NIACL AO Prelims Question Paper 2018 PDFNIACL AO Prelims Question Paper in HindiAnswer of NIACL AO Question Paper 2018 (Prelims)
NIACL AO Mains 2018NIACL AO Mains Questions Paper 2018 PDFNIACL AO Mains Questions Paper 2018 PDF in HindiAnswer of NIACL AO Mains Questions Paper 2018 PDF

NIACL AO Test Series 2021

Attempting a mock test is crucial to analyze your performance along with the weak areas. Practicing numerous questions helps you get rid of your fear and exam anxiety which allows you to prepare and give out the best shot in the exam. Thus, with the help of the NIACL AO test series you can easily improve your performance and build accuracy to attempt the questions within the time limit. We will share the direct link to access the NIACL AO 2021 test series soon.

NIACL AO Exam Analysis

It is important to understand the level of the exam, thus we will share the exam analysis of the last year with you soon in this space. It will help you in analyzing the types of questions being picked up in the exam and prepare a strategy in order to attempt the maximum number of questions along with accuracy.

NIACL Admit Card 2021

NIACL AO mains admit card 2021 has been released officially. The NIACL AO 2021 exam date was disclosed along with the notification. You can download the admit card through the official website of NIACL, also we have shared the official link below.

NIACL AO Admit Card 2021, Direct Link!

How to download NIACL AO Admit Card 2021?

  • Visit the official website of "NIACL".
  • Now, click on the recruitment section, shared at the bottom of the page.
  • You will now be taken to a different tab showing all important links.
  • Click on the NIACL AO Admit Card 2021 link.
  • Add credentials such as the registration number and password.
  • Now, click on the submit button.
  • A new tab showing your NIACL AO Admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download 2 copies of the NIACL AO Call Letter.

NIACL AO Exam Centres 2021

Check here the NIACL AO exam centres 2021 for both prelims as well as mains examination as disclosed under the official notification.

NIACL AO Prelims Exam Centres

State /UT / NCR

Centres (Phase-I)

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Andhra Pradesh

Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram

Arunachal Pradesh



Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur


Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea




Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur

Dadra & Nagar Haveli


Daman & Diu



Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon




Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara


Ambala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Yamuna- Nagar

Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Srinagar, Samba


Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi


Belgaum, Bengaluru, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi


Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain


Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/ Navi-Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri,










Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur




Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala


Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur




Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur,Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore


Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal




Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj(Allahabad), Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi


Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee

West Bengal

Asansol, GreaterKolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri

NIACL AO Mains Exam Centres

State /UT / NCR

Centres (Phase-II)

Andhra Pradesh

Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam

Arunachal Pradesh











Delhi NCR




Ahmedabad/ Gandhinagar



Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Hamirpur

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Srinagar







Madhya Pradesh



Mumbai/Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Pune













Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow, Prayagraj (Allahabad)



West Bengal

Greater Kolkata

NIACL AO Result 2021

The result for NIACL AO 2021 exam has been released after the successful conduction of the exam. The NIACL AO Prelims result 2021 is disclosed by the Officials on 02nd November 2021. The result for all the stages will be released by the officials of New India Assurance Company Limited on their official website.

Only the candidates who will appear for the exam will be eligible to view the NIACL AO result status using the registration details. Moreover, for your convenience, we have shared the direct link to download the NIACL AO prelims result 2021 below.

NIACL AO 2021 Prelims Result PDF, Download Here!

Good Luck!

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  • NIACL AO 2021 recruitment notification notice has been released. However, the online application will be started from 01st September 2021. Candidates are requested to check the official website of NIACL to get the direct link to the online application.

  • The salary of NIACL AO is ₹ 32795-1610(14)-55335-1745(4)- 62315 and other admissible allowance as applicable.

  • A total of 300 NIACL AO vacancies are disclosed under the NIACL AO 2021 recruitment notification.

  • The age of the candidate must in between 21-30 years, also he/she must hold a graduation degree with minimum 60% marks in order to be eligible to apply for NIACL AO 2021 exam.

  • New India Assurance Company Limited conducts NIACL AO exam based on the requirements of eligible candidates but the vacancies are not released annually.
  • Yes, Administrative Officer is a respected as well as reputed job post in NIACL.

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