National Insurance Company Limited invites applications from eligible Indian Citizens on behalf of all the four Public Sector
General Insurance Companies with a combined human resource base of 65651 having 6116 offices/business centres in every
nook & corner of the Country with total Premium Income of Rs.35000 crores for the year 2012-13 for recruitment of 2600 (Two
thousand six hundred) Assistants in Cass III Cadre from open market.
National Insurance Company Limited would coordinate the written examination, thereafter, Interview and Computer Proficiency Test for
the short-listed candidates would be conducted by each Company in their respective zones where their Head Office is situated (except
in certain cases).
Please note the Important Dates:
On line Registration commences from 18th May 2013
Last Date for Registration of Online Applications:- 8th June 2013
Payment of Application fees 18th May 2013 to 12th June 2013 (both date inclusive)
Dates of Written Examination 14th July 2013 and/or 21st July 2013
Download of the call letter for examination Within 7 days prior to the date of examination
You are advised to visit following link to view exact and detailed advertisement :-
To APPLY ONLINE – RECRUITMENT OF 2600 ASSISTANTS IN PUBLIC SECTOR GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANIES above link:-
Company may conduct Written Test on more than one date, if need be.
Candidates can apply for vacancies in one State only and will have to appear for Written Test from a centre of that particular state. For
example, candidate applying against vacancies in West Bengal State can appear from West Bengal only and would be considered for
employment in that State only, in any of four companies.
Sl. No. Name of Company Categories
SC ST OBC GEN TOTAL
1. National Insurance Co.Ltd
117, 66, 223, 394, 800
2. Oriental Insurance Co.Ltd.
67, 46 ,119, 368, 600
3. The New India AssuranceCo. Ltd.
30, 27, 224, 319, 600
4. United India InsuranceCo. Ltd.
96, 45, 155, 304, 600
Total 310, 184, 721, 1385, 2600
*Reservation for Person with Disabilities (PWD) and Ex-servicemen are applicable as per prevailing government rules.
The salient features are given below:
1. Scale of Pay (Pre-revision): 7640-440(1)-8080-480(2)-9040-540(5)-11740-625(2)-12990-760(3)-15270-790(2)-16850-840(5)-21050.
2. Emoluments: Total emoluments (Pre-revision) works out to approximately Rs.15000/- per month in the initial stage in a metro city. Other Allowance may vary depending upon the place of posting. Apart from allowances other benefits such as lump sum domiciliary medical benefit, membership of Group Mediclaim Policy for Reimbursement of hospitalisation expenses, leave travel subsidy and other staff welfare schemes would be as per the rules of the Companies. 3. Educational Qualification (as on 31.05.2013) 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 Knowledge of Regional Language i.e. Language of the State of Recruitment is essential.
Selection Procedure: All eligible candidates should apply on-line before the last date for registration of application.
a. All candidates will have to appear for the Written 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 Written Test, Interview and Computer Proficiency Test taken together. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms do not entitle a candidate to be called for Written Test/Computer Proficiency Test/Interview.
c. The particulars of the Written Test is detailed as under:
Duration of Objective Test 120 minutes
Call Letters for Written Examination: The candidate will have to download their call letter before the examination from the Company?s website.
How to apply: Guidelines for filling online application: Candidates should have valid email ID. This will help him/her in getting call letter/Interview advices etc. by e-mail.
i) Candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.(Refer point no. 14)
ii) Candidates to visit our website “www.nationalinsuranceindia.com” and open the appropriate Online Application Format given under “Recruitment” Link.
iii) Candidates must go through Advertisement very carefully and satisfy themselves that they fulfil all the eligibility criteria mentioned in the Advertisement. Thereafter, they should proceed for applying. Fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
iv) Candidates should upload their photograph and signature while filling the application. After the application is filled complete, candidate should submit the application form.
v) The system would generate a bank challan in triplicate wherein relevant particulars of the Candidate are mentioned and should take a printout of the challan immediately.
vi) With the printout of the challan, the Candidate should visit the nearest branch of State Bank of India to deposit the appropriate fees in cash only in Account no.32968716721 in favour of „NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY LTD?. Fee payment will be accepted from 18th May 2013 to 12th June 2013.
vii) After 3 days from date of receipt of fees, the candidate can check their application status in the website and take a printout of the complete application and fees payment challan which should be retained by them for future reference.
viii) At the time of written examination, they should submit one copy of the challan.
The candidates are not required to send the application form to the Company. 14. Guidelines For Scanning The Photograph & Signature Before applying online a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her photograph and signature as per the specifications (Refer to our website for detailed specifications).
Online Application will not be registered unless photograph and signature are uploaded as specified. Note:
a) In case the face in the photograph or signature is unclear the candidate?s application may be rejected.
b) The candidates must bring the call letter along with photo identity proof such as passport/Pan Card/Driving Licence/Voter?s Card/Unique Identification Card(AADHAR)/Bank Passbook with duly attested Photograph/Identity Card issued by School or College/ Gazetted Officer in Original as well as a self attested Photocopy thereof. The photocopy of Identity proof should be submitted along with call letter to the invigilators in the examination hall, failing which he / she will NOT be permitted to appear for the test.