Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): NIACL Assistant Exam Notification 2018

By Kanika Ralhan|Updated : July 13th, 2018

NIACL Assistant 2018 Notification has been released today. Online registration for NIACL Assistant 2017 starts from 16 July 2018 and it will close on 31st July 2018. We are now going to share some Frequently asked questions for NIACL Assistant 2018 which will help you with the online application and preparation for NIACL Assistant 2018.

Frequently Asked Questions 

  • What is the starting and closing date for Online registration of NIACL Assistant 2018 Exam?
    The Online registration for NIACL Assistant 2017 starts from 16 July 2018 and will close on 31st July 2018.

  • When will the NIACL Assistant 2018 Exam conduct?
    NIACL Assistant 2018 Prelims will be conducted tentatively on 8th and 9th September 2018 tentatively. Mains phase of NIACL Assistant will be conducted tentatively on 6th October 2018. 

  • How many vacancies have been released by NIACL 2018 this year?
    NIACL has released the notification for 685 posts which include 105 (SC), 60 (ST), 113 (OBC) and 375 (General) posts and 32 backlog vacancies. You can go through the official notification (link at the end of the article) to view state wise division of vacancies.

  • What is the eligibility criteria for NIACL Assistant 2018?
    (A). A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
    (B). The candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level. Candidate should possess the certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination as on date of application registration.
    (C). Knowledge of Regional Language of the State of Recruitment is essential.
    (D). Candidate should know how to read, speak and write Regional Language of the State.

  • I am in the final year of graduation. Am I eligible for this exam?
    No, you are not eligible because you should possess a certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination as on 30.06.2018.

  • I have scored 59.5% marks in graduation. Am I eligible for NIACL 2018?
    In the official notification, there is no such mention of any percentage requirement. You just need to fill out the percentage obtained in graduation nearest two decimals in the online application. In case your college/university awards CGPA/OGPA, the same should be converted into the percentage and indicated in the online application. If called for interview, the candidate will have to produce a certificate issued by the appropriate authority inter alia stating that the norms of the University regarding the conversion of grade into percentage and the percentage of marks scored by the candidate in terms of norms. 

  • What is the Application fee for NIACL 2018?
    Application fees is payable from 16.07.2018 to 31.07.2018 (both dates inclusive)


Application Fees


Rs. 100/· (Intimation Charges only)

Other than SC/ST/PWD/EX·SER/Females

Rs.600/·(Application fee including Intimation Charges)

  • How many times can I appear for this exam?
    There is no such mention of minimum or the maximum number of attempts in the official notification. You should just fulfill the eligibility criteria. 

  • What is the age limit for NIACL 2018 exam?
    Minimum Age: 21 years; Maximum Age: 30 years (as on. 30.06.2018) Candidates born not earlier than 1st July 1988 and not later than 30th June 1997 (both days inclusive) are only eligible to apply.

    The upper age limit will be relaxed as under:



Upper Age Relaxation


Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe

5 years


Other Backward Classes (eligible for reservation)

3 years


Persons With Disability

10 years


Ex-Servicemen / Disabled Ex-Servicemen

Actual period of service rendered in the defence forces + 3 years subject to maximum of 45 years


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

5 years


Persons ordinarily domiciled in the Kashmir Division of the State of  Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89

5 years


Existing Employees of the New India Assurance Co.Ltd.

5 years

  • How do I apply for NIACL 2018 exam?
    In order to apply for NIACL 2018, candidates will have to register themselves online through the Company's website and open the appropriate Online Application Form, available in the current openings. After completing the registration form, candidates are required to pay the requisite application fee through online mode by using  Debit Cards (Rupay! Visa! Master! Maestro), Credit cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards! Mobile Wallets.

        Note: Registration will start from 16th July 2018 to 31st July 2018.

 You can go through the official notification for this post from the link below- 

NIACL Assistant Recruitment 2018 Notification

NIACL Assistant Combo Test Series 2018

All the best for your exams.

Team gradeup



write a comment

PO, Clerk, SO, Insurance


Follow us for latest updates