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How to crack NIACL Assistant in First Attempt New Insurance Company Limited released a notification to recruit NIACL assistant and the registrations have begun. The tentative date of exam is 8 th or 9th September 2018. It is recommended to keep a check on the official site for the exam dates. This article provides the tips to crack NIACL in first attempt.

Exam Pattern: In order to prepare for the exam, you must be aware of the NIACL Assistant syllabus as well as the exam pattern. You can refer to the article NIACL Assistant Syllabus Here I will provide the exam pattern. The exam happens in two tiers namely Preliminary and the Main exams. Prelims Exam:

Section

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Exam Duration

English

30

30

60 minutes composite duration

Reasoning

35

35

Quant

35

35

TOTAL

100

100


NIACL Mains 2018 Exam Pattern:

Section

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Reasoning

40

50

English

40

50

General Awareness

40

Computer Knowledge

40

Numerical Ability

40

50

Exam Duration

120 minutes composite duration

50

50

Preparation strategy: As there are solid 30 days for preparation, I would provide the preparation plan of 30 days which can be tweaked as per you convenience and strength as well as focus areas in the syllabus. Total Number of Days

30 Days

Number of Hours per Day

3 Hours

Hours dedicated to NIACL Quantitative Aptitude Preparation

30 Hours

Hours dedicated to NIACL Reasoning Ability Preparation

30 Hours

Hours dedicated to NIACL English Language Preparation

30 Hours

Allocation of hours for English Section: If the candidates are thorough in the basics of English, then the preparation is a cake walk. All you need is a bit of preparation in the particular topics and you will be prepared.


Reading is a good thing to develop vocabulary and to know the meanings of the words. It also helps in developing your pace of reading. Therefore, you can cover vocabulary, reading passages if you read newspapers, magazines. This will help in your preparation. Also ensure to go through the rules of grammar. These are the topics you must practice accordingly as per the number of questions asked. Practice more of such questions where the frequency is more.

Topic Name

Number of Questions (Expected)

Allocation of Hours

Reading Comprehension

10

12

Spotting the Error

5

6

Para jumbles

5

3

Synonyms/ Antonyms

2-3

3

Idioms and Phrases

1-2

3

Cloze Test

5-10

3

Allocation of hours for QA Section: Practice the questions as much as you can and solve them in less time with accuracy. Practice the basics, memorize the formulae. Solve around 300 questions in number series of different patterns. Solve 50 questions in on permutations & combinations to get the accuracy. Practice previous NIACL question papers. Attempt NIACL practices sets, test series, mock tests. Take a look at the syllabus for QA section. Practice the topics according to the table below:

Number of Questions (Expected)

Allocation of Hours

Simplification

10

9

Number Series

6-8

5

Approximation

3-4

4

Data Interpretation

5

4

Miscellaneous

8-10

8

Topic Name


Allocation of hours for Reasoning Ability: Reasoning Ability is all about checking the candidate’s presence of mind. While solving the questions during practice, solve at least 40 to improve accuracy. This section carries 35 marks for 35 questions. There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer. Just follow the table below for preparing and be able to solve the questions and practice to be able to answer accurately.

Topic Name

Number of Questions Allocation of (Expected) Hours

Blood Relations

2-4

2

Coding Decoding

3-5

4

Mathematical Operations and Inequalities

4-5

4

Direction Sense Test

2-4

2

Alphabet Tests and Dictionary

2-4

2

Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test

3-5

4

Sitting/Complex Arrangement and Puzzle Tests

5-7

6

Miscellaneous

8-10

6

Along with the preparation, practicing the questions, it is also important to keep solving NIACL Assistant mock test to check your position. Also check the NIACL Assistant cut-off marks of previous year, it will give a better picture. Check the results of the mock tests and analyze which has taken away most of your time and marks. Prepare an action plan to overcome this and solve with great accuracy and better speed. All the best.

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