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Dear aspirants LIC has published the most awaited recruitment on NICL AO 2019. The last notification was published on April, 2017. Avision Institute the Best coaching institute in India will start a New fresh batch for targeting to crack NICL AO exams. This batch is special for those aspirants who are willing to go for NICL AO 2019 exams with their skills and perfection.

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Let’s do the details analyses of NICL AO 2018-19 below.


The National Insurance Company Ltd (NICL) organized the NICL AO 2017 exam for the post of Administrative Officer on May 23rd 2017. It is a leading global insurance group with offices and branches spread all across the nation. It is one of the five completely owned insurance company by the Government of India.


Serial Number
Release of the application form
To be announced
Last date to submit application form
To be announced
Commencement of preliminary exam
To be announced
Commencement of Mains exam
To be announced
Declaration of final result
To be announced



There are basic 2 criteria which a candidate needs to fulfill to be eligible for NICL 2018 Exam.

Educational Qualification:

  • A candidate is required to hold a valid Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with an aggregate of 60% and above from a recognized university for NICL 2018 exam.
  • A candidate is also required to be aged between 21-30 years while applying for this exam.


Age Limit (As on 01.01.2018)

The candidate’s age should not be below 21 and not more than 30 years

Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit:

Sr. No.CategoryAge Relaxation
1.SC/ST5 Years
2.Other Backward Classes (OBC)3 Years
3.PWD(GEN)10 Years
4.PWD (SC/ST)15 Years
5PWD(OBC)13 Years
6Persons Domiciled in Jammu &5 Years


100/- (Intimation Charges only)
2.General and OBC600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)


The number of vacancies are 205 for NICL’s AO post 2018.

Total No. of PostsURSCSTOBCOut of which PwD

Exam Pattern

NICL selection process for the Administrative officers exam 2018 consists of 3 stages, which are:

1.Phase I – Prelims Exam

2.Phase II – Mains Exam

3.Phase III – Interview

Phase I – Prelims Exam

NICL selection process for the Administrative officers exam 2018 consists of 3 stages, which are:

1. Phase I – Prelims Exam

2. Phase II – Mains Exam

3. Phase III -Interview

No.Name of Tests (Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language3030Composite time of 1 Hour
2Numerical Ability3535
3Reasoning Ability3535



Phase II – Mains Exam

Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 30 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after completion of the Objective Test.

Name of TestNo. of QsMax MarksDuration
Reasoning4040120 Minutes
General Awareness4040
Total 200200

Descriptive Test:

The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with two questions for 30 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay).The Descriptive English Test will be conducted only through online mode. Questions will be displayed on the screen of the computer. Answers are to be typed using the keyboard. Before start of typing answers to questions in Descriptive Paper please check all key functions of the keyboard.

*Note:Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)

There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. 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. If a question is left blank, i.e. if no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

Phase – III : Interview:

Candidates who have been shortlisted based on online Phase – II (mains examination) will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Company. Interview will be conducted at select centres. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter.

Final Selection :

The combined final score of candidates shall be arrived at on the basis of scores obtained by the candidates in the online main examination(Objective and Descriptive Section) and interview. The weightage (ratio) of online Main Examination and Interview will be 80:20 respectively.

How to apply

  • Candidates will be required to register themselves online through Bank’s website of Administrative Officers.
  • Candidates should have valid email ID and mobile no.which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will help him/her in getting call letter/advices etc. by email/SMS.
  • Submit the Application Form.
  • The payment can be made by using debit card/credit card/Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates.
  • On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form with fee details will be generated; which may be printed for record
  • Take out the Print Out of the Application Form for future reference.


Given below is a list of all topics fron three subjects, from which the questions will be asked. You can prepare and plan for the exams by knowing the topics you have to cover.

Quantitative AptitudeReasoning abilityEnglish language
SimplificationAlphabetical SeriesReading Comprehension
Number SeriesBlood RelationFill in the Blanks
PercentageCoding- DecodingPara Jumbles
Profit & LossOrder & RankingCloze Test
AverageDirectionError Spotting
Simple Interest and Compound InterestInequalitiesPhrase Replacement
Ratio and ProportionSyllogismsSentence Corrections
Problem Based On AgeInput OutputVocabulary
Time and WorkData SufficiencyPara Completion
Pipe and CisternSeating Arrangement
Allegation and MixtureLogical Reasoning
Speed Time and Distance
Boat and Stream

Admit Card

How to Download Admit Card

  • Go to and click on careers section.
  • Select download NICL AO 2018 call letter for preliminary examination
  • Then enter your Registration Number/Roll Number and Date of Birth/Password
  • Finally click on the submit button, your NICL AO 2018 admit card 2018 will generated and take a print.
  • The NICL AO 2018 admit card is issued and available 10 days prior to the examination. It will be available in the official website of the bank. Candidates are required to download the admit card and get a printed copy of the same.


NICL AO 2018 Prelims and Mains objective Cut off Marks are different for each section (ie., Cutoff marks for English, Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, General Awareness). These cutoff marks may vary according to categories like General, OBC, SC, ST, PWD.  Here we are providing you the Previous Year Cut-Offs. This list will help you in having the rough idea about cut off of the upcoming exam.


Sectional NICL AO 2018 Cut Off

CategoryQuantitative AptitudeEnglish LanguageReasoning Ability
Maximum Marks353035
Cut Off Marks (GEN)98.7514.25
Cut Off Marks (OBC/SC/ ST/HI/OC/VI)6.25610.25

Overall NICL AO 2018 Cut Off

Marks (Out of 100)61.255954.254752.2554.7527