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GIC AO 2018

As the name suggests, the GIC AO (General Insurance Corporation of India) holds an exam for the Assistant Manager post. GIC AO Assistant Manager is one of the most sought after Insurance exams in Indian Insurance sector. GIC AO conducts this recruitment exam from time to time the vacancies for ‘Assistant Managers (i.e. Generalist & Specialist) Scale I’ posts.
After qualifying the GIC AO Assistant Manager Exam, you become eligible to get a job in GIC AO and can be hired as an Assistant Manager in the prestigious General Insurance Corporation.
As GIC AO Assistant Manager, you will be getting a handsome salary along with other allowances. Your initial basic pay will be around Rs 32, 795/-. However, the total emoluments can go up to Rs 49, 500/- if you also count the perquisites. After a while, your salary will increase rapidly along with your career path at the Corporation.

GIC AO 2018 IMPORTANT DATES

Event

Date

Start Date for Online Registration & Fee Payment

8th May 2018

Last Date for Online Registration & Fee Payment

29th May 2018

Payment of Application Fee

8th May 2018 to 29th May 2018

Tentative Date of Online Exam

June/July 2018

Call Letter Download

10 days before the exam

Pre-Recruitment Training for SC/ST/OBC/PWD

11th to 14th June 2018

GIC AO 2018 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Overall, there are 2 criteria on which the eligibility of a candidate is judged for GIC AO Assistant Manager position - Age Limit and Educational qualification. If you satisfy the age and education based conditions set by GIC AO then you are eligible for the exam.

A. Age Limit for GIC Assistant Manager (as on 8th May 2018)

  • Minimum Age – 21 years

  • Maximum Age – 30 years

Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit:

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

B. Educational Qualifications for GIC AM (as on 8th May 2018)

  • General Stream – You should be a Graduate/Post Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University with at least 60% marks.
  • Hindi Stream – You should be a Post Graduate in Hindi with English as one of the subjects in Graduation OR Post Graduate in English with Hindi as one of the subjects in Graduation with at least 60% marks.

APPLICATION FEE AND INTIMATION CHARGE: (Non Refundable)

Sr.No. Category Total
1. SC/ST/PWD/XS
100/- (Intimation Charges only)
2. General and OBC 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

Vacancies

This year,  GIC AO had announced 25 vacancies for the post of Assistant Manager in GIC AO Corporation. Read the below table for detailed vacancy list.

Gen

SC

ST

OBC

Pwd (HI/VI/OC)

Total

13

3

1

8

1

25

Exam pattern:

The GIC AO Assistant Manager Exam takes place in just 2 stages - Online exam and Interview. The 2 stages that you need to qualify to get recruited as an Assistant Manager with the General Insurance Corporation are:

  • Stage- I - Online Written Exam

  • Stage- II - Group Discussion/Interview

Stage 1 – Written Examination

The Exam Pattern is different for the Generalists and Specialist which are stated below:

For General Stream:

Parts

Test

Ma. Marks

No. of Qs

Time

Part A (Objective)

Higher Order ReasoningAbility/Critical Thinking

40

40

30 Min

Part B (Objective)

Reasoning

20

20

60

Min

English Language

20

20

General Awareness

20

20

Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy

20

20

Part C (Descriptive)

English Language – Essay,Precise, Comprehension

30

3

60 Min

 

Total

150

123  

For Specialists:

Part

Test

Max. Marks

No.of Qs

Time

Part A (Objective)

Technical & Professional KnowledgeTest in the relevant discipline

40

40

30 Min

Part B (Objective)

Reasoning

20

20

60 Min

English Language

20

20

General Awareness

20

20

Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy

20

20

Part C (Descriptive)

English Language – Essay, Precise, Comprehension

30

3

60 Min

 

Total

150

123

150 Min

Stage 2 – GD & Interview

The candidates are shortlisted for Group Discussion and Interview on the basis of overall marks scored in Part A + Part B + Part C of written examination out of total 150 marks. The minimum qualifying marks for Group Discussion & Interview is 60% marks separately.

More About GIC Assistant Manager

  • The minimum qualifying marks for online written examination is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.

  • The minimum qualifying marks for overall selection process (online written exam + GD + Interview) is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.

  • There is negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

  • The Written Test is bilingual i.e. English and Hindi except test of English Language.

How to apply for GIC Assistant Manager 2018

  • Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions have to apply through online registrationsystem of GIC AO Re i.e. Carrers
  • 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.

GIC AO 2018 Syllabus:

Given below is a list of all topics from 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 Aptitude Reasoning ability English language
Simplification Alphabetical Series Reading Comprehension
Number Series Blood Relation Fill in the Blanks
Percentage Coding- Decoding Para Jumbles
Profit & Loss Order & Ranking Cloze Test
Average Direction Error Spotting
Simple Interest and Compound Interest Inequalities Phrase Replacement
Ratio and Proportion Syllogisms Sentence Corrections
Problem Based On Age Input Output Vocabulary
Time and Work Data Sufficiency Para Completion
Pipe and Cistern Seating Arrangement  
Partnership Puzzles  
Allegation and Mixture Logical Reasoning  
Speed Time and Distance    
Train    
Boat and Stream    
Mensuration    

GIC AO 2018 Admit card:

The GIC AO Admit Card is released just a couple of weeks before the GIC AO AM Exam (for each stage, separately). You can find your GIC AO Assistant Manager Admit Card on the offcial website of GIC AO as soon as General Insurance Corporation releases them.

How to Download Admit Card

  • Go to Carrers and click on careers section.
  • Select download GIC AO call letter for preliminary examination
  • Then enter your Registration Number/Roll Number and Date of Birth/Password
  • Finally click on the submit button, your GIC AO admit card 2018 will generated and take a print.
  • The GIC AO 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.

GIC AO 2018 Result:

The GIC AO AM Result for all exams that it holds comes out within 1-2 months of the exam date. GIC AO Assistant Manager Results are found on the Official Website of the General Insurance Corporation.

ONLINE EXAMINATION MARKS CUT OFF

STREAMS GENERAL SC ST OBC PWD
LEGAL 90.25 75.25 65 NA NA
AGRICULTURE/HORTICULTURE 75.25 62.75 NA NA NA
HINDI 77.25 NA NA NA NA
CIVIL ENGINEER 86.25 NA NA NA NA
MARINE ENGINEER 101.25 93.75 NA 98.25 NA
AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER NA 64.25 NA 77.25 NA
CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT 87.75 NA NA NA 79.25
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY NA NA NA 75 80.75
MEDICAL/MBBS 75.25 NA NA 75.25 NA
ACTUARIAL 78 NA NA NA NA
COMPANY SECRETARY 84.75 NA NA NA NA
GENERAL 96.75 87.5 78.25 90.75 77

INTRODUCTION

As the name suggests, the GIC AO (General Insurance Corporation of India) holds an exam for the Assistant Manager post. GIC AO Assistant Manager is one of the most sought after Insurance exams in Indian Insurance sector. GIC AO conducts this recruitment exam from time to time the vacancies for ‘Assistant Managers (i.e. Generalist & Specialist) Scale I’ posts.
After qualifying the GIC AO Assistant Manager Exam, you become eligible to get a job in GIC AO and can be hired as an Assistant Manager in the prestigious General Insurance Corporation.
As GIC AO Assistant Manager, you will be getting a handsome salary along with other allowances. Your initial basic pay will be around Rs 32, 795/-. However, the total emoluments can go up to Rs 49, 500/- if you also count the perquisites. After a while, your salary will increase rapidly along with your career path at the Corporation.

 

GIC AO 2018 IMPORTANT DATES

Event

Date

Start Date for Online Registration & Fee Payment

8th May 2018

Last Date for Online Registration & Fee Payment

29th May 2018

Payment of Application Fee

8th May 2018 to 29th May 2018

Tentative Date of Online Exam

June/July 2018

Call Letter Download

10 days before the exam

Pre-Recruitment Training for SC/ST/OBC/PWD

11th to 14th June 2018

GIC AO 2018 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Overall, there are 2 criteria on which the eligibility of a candidate is judged for GIC AO Assistant Manager position - Age Limit and Educational qualification. If you satisfy the age and education based conditions set by GIC AO then you are eligible for the exam.

A. Age Limit for GIC Assistant Manager (as on 8th May 2018)

  • Minimum Age – 21 years

  • Maximum Age – 30 years

Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit:

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

APPLICATION FEE AND INTIMATION CHARGE: (Non Refundable)

Sr.No. Category Total
1. SC/ST/PWD/XS
100/- (Intimation Charges only)
2. General and OBC 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

Vacancies:

This year,  GIC AO had announced 25 vacancies for the post of Assistant Manager in GIC AO Corporation. Read the below table for detailed vacancy list.

Gen

SC

ST

OBC

Pwd (HI/VI/OC)

Total

13

3

1

8

1

25

Exam pattern:

The GIC AO Assistant Manager Exam takes place in just 2 stages - Online exam and Interview. The 2 stages that you need to qualify to get recruited as an Assistant Manager with the General Insurance Corporation are:

  • Stage- I - Online Written Exam

  • Stage- II - Group Discussion/Interview

 

Stage 1 – Written Examination

The Exam Pattern is different for the Generalists and Specialist which are stated below:

For General Stream:

Parts

Test

Ma. Marks

No. of Qs

Time

Part A (Objective)

Higher Order ReasoningAbility/Critical Thinking

40

40

30 Min

Part B (Objective)

Reasoning

20

20

60

Min

English Language

20

20

General Awareness

20

20

Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy

20

20

Part C (Descriptive)

English Language – Essay,Precise, Comprehension

30

3

60 Min

 

Total

150

123  

 

For Specialists:

Part

Test

Max. Marks

No.of Qs

Time

Part A (Objective)

Technical & Professional KnowledgeTest in the relevant discipline

40

40

30 Min

Part B (Objective)

Reasoning

20

20

60 Min

English Language

20

20

General Awareness

20

20

Numerical Ability & Computer Literacy

20

20

Part C (Descriptive)

English Language – Essay, Precise, Comprehension

30

3

60 Min

 

Total

150

123

150 Min

Stage 2 – GD & Interview

The candidates are shortlisted for Group Discussion and Interview on the basis of overall marks scored in Part A + Part B + Part C of written examination out of total 150 marks. The minimum qualifying marks for Group Discussion & Interview is 60% marks separately.

More About GIC Assistant Manager

  • The minimum qualifying marks for online written examination is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.

  • The minimum qualifying marks for overall selection process (online written exam + GD + Interview) is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.

  • There is negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

  • The Written Test is bilingual i.e. English and Hindi except test of English Language.

How to apply for GIC Assistant Manager 2018

  • Candidates satisfying the eligibility conditions have to apply through online registrationsystem of GIC AO Re i.e. Carrers
  • 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.

GIC AO 2018 Syllabus:

Given below is a list of all topics from 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 Aptitude Reasoning ability English language
Simplification Alphabetical Series Reading Comprehension
Number Series Blood Relation Fill in the Blanks
Percentage Coding- Decoding Para Jumbles
Profit & Loss Order & Ranking Cloze Test
Average Direction Error Spotting
Simple Interest and Compound Interest Inequalities Phrase Replacement
Ratio and Proportion Syllogisms Sentence Corrections
Problem Based On Age Input Output Vocabulary
Time and Work Data Sufficiency Para Completion
Pipe and Cistern Seating Arrangement  
Partnership Puzzles  
Allegation and Mixture Logical Reasoning  
Speed Time and Distance    
Train    
Boat and Stream    
Mensuration    

GIC AO 2018 Admit card:

The GIC AO Admit Card is released just a couple of weeks before the GIC AO AM Exam (for each stage, separately). You can find your GIC AO Assistant Manager Admit Card on the offcial website of GIC AO as soon as General Insurance Corporation releases them.

How to Download Admit Card

  • Go to Careers and click on careers section.
  • Select download GIC 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 GIC AO 2018 admit card 2018 will generated and take a print.
  • The GIC 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.

GIC AO 2018 Result:

The GIC AO AM Result for all exams that it holds comes out within 1-2 months of the exam date. GIC AO Assistant Manager Results are found on the Official Website of the General Insurance Corporation.

ONLINE EXAMINATION MARKS CUT OFF

CUT OFF 2016-17

STREAMS GENERAL SC ST OBC PWD
LEGAL 90.25 75.25 65 NA NA
AGRICULTURE/HORTICULTURE 75.25 62.75 NA NA NA
HINDI 77.25 NA NA NA NA
CIVIL ENGINEER 86.25 NA NA NA NA
MARINE ENGINEER 101.25 93.75 NA 98.25 NA
AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER NA 64.25 NA 77.25 NA
CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT 87.75 NA NA NA 79.25
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY NA NA NA 75 80.75
MEDICAL/MBBS 75.25 NA NA 75.25 NA
ACTUARIAL 78 NA NA NA NA
COMPANY SECRETARY 84.75 NA NA NA NA
GENERAL 96.75 87.5 78.25 90.75 77

OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION OF GIC Assistant Manager 2018

For more details download official notification of GIC Assistant Manager 2018

Official Notification

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