National Insurance Company (NIC), one of India`s oldest insurance institution has announced recruitment of 360 administrative officers.The company is primarily into non-life insurance products such as motor, health, personal & industrial insurance.Today NIC has over 1300 offices across the country with 15,000 employees.
Last year, common selection procedures were introduced in government owned insurance companies similar to bank jobs.But in 2014, individual recruitments came back again.
Since these are officer posts, vacancies exist under different departments which are explained below
About the Openings:
Candidates selected for appointment are to sign an undertaking agreeing to serve the company for minimum 4 years.
Online registration of applications: Jan 5 to 24, 2015
Written exam in the month of April 2015
Am I Eligible:
To apply for national insurance company`s administrative officer recruitment, one has to fulfill the following conditions,
- 21 – 30 yrs of age , as on 30.11.2014 (+5 yrs for sc/st, +3 yrs for obc)
- Education qualification differs for each dept. and are listed below
Minimum qualifications as on Aug 10, 2013
|Generalist||Must have completed graduation (any discipline)|
Graduate in Law
|Automobile engineering||BE/ Btech in automobile engg|
|IT||BE/ Btech in computer science/ IT|
CA (ICAI) or Cost Accountant (ICWA) or M.Com/ B.Com
Written Exam in April
Applicants will have to appear for a written examination as part of the AO selection process.It shall contain two parts – Objective & descriptive papers.
Total: 200 marks
Duration: 120 minutes for objective & 45 mins for descriptive test.
For each wrong answer in objective test, 0.25 marks would be reduced as negative marking.
Based on your performance in test, individuals shall be shortlisted for personal interviews.Cutoffs are to be fixed on the total score.
|Books are available at online book stores to prepare for national insurance officer recruitment.Here are some that would help you in cracking the tests |
* Insurance company AO Exam Guide – Rs.264 – Buy online
Fees & Registrations:
The application fee of Rs.600 or Rs.50 (sc/st/pwd) should be paid online at the time of registering your online application itself.
- Complete the registration process & click on ‘Payment’ tab to make payment.
- On successful transfer, click on Submit to complete the registration process.
Candidates should produce their valid ID proof along with exam call letter at the test venue.So make sure to enter the correct details in the application form.