NIACL AO Exam Analysis : Mains Examination

NIACL AO Exam Analysis

NIACL AO Exam Analysis – Mains Examination.

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NIACL AO Exam Analysis – Mains Examination

New India Assurance successfully conducted NIACL AO Mains Exam today i.e January 10th, 2017. The total number of aspirants who attempted the paper this year is way more than last year’s examination.


Condition Status
Mode Online
Sections 4
Negative Marking Yes (0.25)
Complexity Level Moderate 
Doable Questions All
Time Crunch Yes, slight. 

You will be glad to know that our experts went at several NIACL Exam centres to bring you a LIVE and an honest NIACL AO Exam Analysis just like we do for all the important competitive exams.

NIACL AO Exam Analysis Mains : Sectional 

Section Level Questions
Reasoning Moderate 50
Quantitative Aptitude Difficult 50
General Awareness Moderate 50
English Language Moderate 50


NIACL AO Exam Analysis: Good Attempts

Section Good Attempts
Reasoning 22-26
Quantitative Aptitude 18-21
General Awareness 29-33
English Language 20-22

NIACL AO Exam Analysis: Descriptive Paper

The descriptive paper was quite challenging and only the most prepared aspirants are going to score well here.

  • There was an essay on ‘Pension plan’
  • There was a letter on ‘Transfer policy’

Questions Asked in Today’s Exam

General Awareness Section

We have received some inputs on the questions asked in General Awareness section. The questions from other sections will be updated soon.

Q. The founder of the autonomous kingdom of Avadh was
A Shuja-ud-Daula
B Saadat Khan Burhan-ul Mulk
C Safdarjang
D Sher Shah

Q. Who was the Nawab of Bengal during ‘Battle of Plassey’?
A Siraj-ud-daulha
B Mir Qasim
C Mir Jafar
D None of these

Q. Who is considered the real founder of the Gupta Empire?
A Chandragupta – II
B Chandragupta – I
C Samudragupta
D Srigupta

NIACL AO Exam Analysis – Prelims

NIACL AO Exam Analysis Prelims – Overall 

Condition Status
Mode Online
Sectional Cutoff Yes
Negative Marking Yes (0.25)
Complexity Level Moderate 
Doable Questions All
Time Crunch No. Time could be managed with some planning.

NIACL AO Exam Analysis Prelims – Sectional

Section Level
English Language Moderate
Quantitative Aptitude Easy
Reasoning Moderate

NIACL AO Exam Analysis Prelims – Good Attempts

Section Decent Attempts
English Language 13-17
Quantitative Aptitude 19-23
Reasoning 21-24
Total >> 53-64

NIACL AO Exam Analysis Prelims – Detailed

English Language

English was simple, a little tricky though. Aspirants were expected to be smart enough in tacking the questions. No fill in the blank questions asked this time.

Quantitative Aptitude

Quantitative Aptitude was simple and quite scoring. Aspirants were expected to attempt maximum questions here. The questions asked were quite predictable.


Reasoning was one of the most scoring sections today. .All that was required to crack this section was a little time management. The questions were doable and had the potential to fetch you good marks. The number of correct attempts in this section should be high.


NIACL AO Exam Analysis: Our Take

Apart from asking the students directly about their stance on NIACL AO Exam Analysis, we have also made sure to include valuable inputs from previous year students.

We hope that all of you who attempted this shift as well as the ones who will give the NIACL AO Exam in the future will find our NIACL AO Exam Analysis useful.

NIACL AO Exam Analysis FAQ’s

Q1. How has your website conducted the NIACL AO Exam Analysis 2016 ?

A1. The procedure that we follow here is as follows –

  • Two of our experts visited some of the NIACL AO exam centres and spoke exclusively with the students who appeared for the exam. Their inputs were taken into consideration.
  • Various previous year students (who qualified the exam last year) gave in their feedback on this year’s exam and that too was taken into consideration.
  • Lastly, a few experts from NIACL itself were consulted and the final NIACL AO Exam Analysis was conducted.

Q2. How is the NIACL Exam Analysis useful to candidates ?

A2. NIACL AO Exam Analysis is useful in that it can be used as a source of reference for future attempts as well as future aspirants.

NIACL AO Exam Analysis – Cutoff

Factors Determining NIACL Cutoff 2016

  • Total number of vacancies for 2016
  • Total number of aspirants attempting NIA Preliminary Exam 2016
  • Level of Complexity of NIA Preliminary Exam
  • Past two year trends

Advantages of Estimating NIACL Cutoff 2016

  • It gives a rough estimate to aspirants about the overall attempt in the examination
  • Candidates get aware of the potential competition in the examination.

NIACL AO Exam – Pattern Followed

S.No. Name of Test Type of Test Max. Marks Duration
1 English Language Objective 30  
2 Reasoning Ability Objective 35  
3 Quantitative Aptitude Objective 35  
  TOTAL   100 1 hour (Total)


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