NIACL AO RECRUITMENT 2021-THE New India Assurance Company Limited, founded in 1919 and nationalized in 1973, is a Mumbai-based Public Sector General Insurance Company. It is a leading worldwide insurance firm with offices and branches distributed across the country, as one of the five totally owned insurance businesses by the Government of India.

New India Assurance has announced 300 Administrative Officer (Generalist) Scale-I jobs for the year 2021, for which online applications from Graduates/Post Graduates applicants will be accepted from September 1 to September 21, 2021. Go through the below part for additional information on the NIACL 2021 Recruitment, including the steps for NIACL AO Apply Online 2021, application fee, vacancy distribution, eligibility, critical dates, exam pattern, and more.

Organisation New India Assurance
Posts Administrative Officer (Generalist) Scale-I
Vacancies 300
Application Mode Online
Eligibility Graduate/Post Graduate
Age Limit 21 to 30 years
Selection Process Prelims-Mains-Interview
Salary Rs. 60,000/- per month
Official Website

NIACL AO Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
Official Notification Release Date 24th August 2021
NIACL AO Apply Online Begins 01st September 2021
Last date to submit the application form 21st September 2021
Commencement of Phase-I Online Examination October 2021 (tentative)
Commencement of Phase-II Online Examination November 2021 (tentative)

How to Apply for NIACL AO 2021 Online
Following, the processes below interested and eligible candidates can submit their applications once the online application process is active:

Step 1: Go to New India Assurance Co. Ltd.’s official website,

Step 2: On the homepage, go to the “Recruitment” area at the top of the page and click it.

Step-3: A new page with all of the NIACL recruitment opportunities will appear on your screen.

Step 4: Select “300- Administrative Officer (Generalist) (Scale I) 2021” from the drop-down menu.

Step-5: Select “New Sign-Up” from the drop-down menu and create a new registration number and password.

Step 6: Now, with the generated code, click on the “Apply Online” link.


Category Application Fee
General/OBC Rs. 750/-
SC/ST/PwD Category Rs. 100/-


NIACL AO 2021 Vacancy
Category NIACL AO Vacancies
General 104
SC 46
ST 22
OBC 81
EWS 30
PWD 17
Total Vacancies 300

NIACL AO 2021 Selection Process

The eligible graduates/postgraduates will be selected for NIACL AO 2021 through their performances in three different stages. The candidate has to qualify in each stage to get selected for the post of Administrative Officer Generalist posts.

Stage-1. Preliminary Exam

Stage-2. Mains Exam

Stage-3. Interview Process

NIACL AO 2021 Exam Pattern- Prelims

1. The questions will be from three sections in NIACAL Preliminary Exam: English, Reasoning, and Numerical/Quantitative Aptitude.

2. There will be a sectional timing of 20 minutes for each section.

3. There will be 100 Multiple Choice Questions for 1 mark each.

4. There will be a negative marking of ¼th mark for each incorrect answer.

S. No. Name of Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3. Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
 Total 100 100  60 minutes

NIACL AO 2021 Exam Pattern- Mains

1. The NIACL AO Mains Exam is divided into 2 sections: Objective & Descriptive type and the candidate have to pass each section separately.

2. The duration of the Objective type paper will be 2 hours and for descriptive, it will be 30 minutes.

3. There will be 200 MCQ-type questions and 2 Essay/Letter Writing questions.

4. The descriptive test will be conducted in the English language only.

5. There will be a negative marking of ¼th mark for each incorrect answer.

S. No. Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability 50 50 Composite time of 120 minutes
2. English Language 50 50
3. General Awareness 50 50
4. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
 Total 200 200

Descriptive Test

The duration of NIACL AO Descriptive Test will be 30 minutes and it will hold 30 marks. It will be a Test of English Language – Letter & Essay writing. NIACL AO descriptive test will be conducted in English and will take place online.

Name of Exam Marks
Letter Writing 10 marks
Essay Writing 20 marks

Interview Process

An Interview Process will be conducted for the final selection of candidates for the post of Administrative Officer. The Ratio of the Online Examination and Interview Process will be 80:20.