(Notification) Recruitment of 1000 Assistants in National Insurance Company Ltd. - 2015

Recruitment of 1000 Assistants in National Insurance Company Ltd.

National Insurance Company Ltd. invites applications from eligible Indian Citizens for recruitment of Assistants in Class III cadre from open market.



A candidate applying for recruitment in the Company must be either:—

a) a citizen of India, or
b) a subject of Nepal, or
c) a subject of Bhutan, or
d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

AGE (as on 30 th November, 2014)

Minimum Age: 18 years; Maximum Age: 28 years (as on 30.11.2014). Candidates born not earlier than 1st December 1986 and not later than 30th November 1996 (both days inclusive) are only eligible to apply.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION (as on 30 th November, 2014)

Graduate from a recognized University OR Pass in HSC/Equivalent (XII pass) examination with 60% marks (50% for Ex-servicemen, SC/ST and Persons with Disabilities); and the candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level; and Knowledge of Regional Language i.e. Language of the State of Recruitment is essential.

Proficiency in the Regional Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/write and speak the Regional Language of the State/UT), for whose vacancies a candidate wishes to apply, is preferable. (Some questions may be put at the time of interview to ascertain the candidate‘s familiarity with the Regional Language of the State/UT)


All eligible candidates should apply before the last date for registration of application.

a. All candidates will have to appear for the online examination, thereafter; candidates will be shortlisted and will be called for Interview and Computer Proficiency Test.
b. Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the Online examination, Interview and Computer Proficiency Test taken together. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms do not entitle a candidate to be called for Online examination/Computer Proficiency Test/Interview. c)The particulars of online examination are detailed as under:-

Sl. No Name of Test (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Test of Reasoning 40 40  
2 Test of English Language 40 50  
3 Test of General Awareness 40 50  
4 Test of Numerical Ability 40 50  
5 Computer Knowledge 40 50  
  TOTAL (Aggregate) 200 250  
  Total marks obtained as above shall be
proportionately reduced to a base of 35 marks (A)
- 35  
  Interview (B)   15  
  TOTAL (A) + (B)   50  


  • National Insurance Company reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website.
  • Candidates will have to qualify in the Computer Proficiency Test for final selection. No separate marks will be awarded for Computer Proficiency Test.
  • The questions except for the test of English Language will be made available in English & Hindi.
  • There will be penalty for wrong answers marked. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. No marks will be deducted for un-attempted questions


Payable from 12.01.2015 to 31.01.2015 (both dates inclusive)

  • SC/ST/PWD/EX-SER Rs. 50/- (Intimation Charges only)
  • Other than SC/ST/PWD/EX-SER Rs.500/- (Application fee including Intimation Charges)

Bank Transaction charges, if applicable, have to be borne by the candidate.
Fee once paid will neither be refunded nor be adjusted against any future recruitment projects. Fee payment options are detailed under Para 12 given below.


Candidates can apply online only from 12.01.2015 to 31.01.2015 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

a. Detailed Guidelines/Procedures fora. Application Registration
b. Payment of Fees
c. Photograph & Signature Scan and Upload

  • Candidates have to go to the Company’s website www.nationalinsuranceindia.com and click on the option "APPLY ONLINE" which will open a new screen.

  • To register application, choose the tab "CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION" and enter Name, Contact details and Email-id. A Provisional Registration Number and Password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the Provisional Registration Number and Password. An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and Password will also be sent.

  • In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go, he / she can save the data already entered by choosing "SAVE AND NEXT" tab. Prior to submission of the online application, candidates are advised to use the "SAVE AND NEXT" facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required. Visually Impaired candidates should fill the application form carefully and verify/ get the details verified to ensure that the same are correct, prior to final submission.

  • Candidates are advised to carefully fill and verify the details filled in the online application themselves as no change will be possible/ entertained after clicking the “FINAL SUBMIT” BUTTON.

  • The Name of the candidate and his/her Father/ Husband etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/ Mark sheets. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.

  • Validate your details and Save your application by clicking the 'VALIDATE YOUR DETAILS' and 'SAVE & NEXT' button.

  • Candidates can proceed to upload Photo & Signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature detailed under point "C" given below.

  • Candidates can proceed to fill other details of the Application Form.

  • Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form before “FINAL SUBMIT”.

  • Modify details, if required, and click on 'FINAL SUBMIT' only after verifying and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.

  • Click on 'PAYMENT' Tab and proceed for payment.

  • Click on 'SUBMIT' button.

Important Dates:

  • Publication of Advertisement in Employment News First week of January’2015
  • Online Registration 12.01.2015
  • Last date of Online Registration 31.01.2015
  • Payment of Application Fees - Online 12.01.2015 to 31.01.2015
  • Online Examination Various dates in April 2015
  • Download of Call Letters for Examination 10 days prior to the date of examination

Important Links:

Courtesy: NICL