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Dear Aspirants,
Here we are providing you the exam pattern & detailed syllabus for United India Insurance Administrative Officer (Generalist). The Online Exam(objective & Descriptive test) will be held on 12.06.2016.(Tentative).


UIICL AO 2016 Exam Pattern

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UIICL AO 2016 Exam Syllabus


Total No of Questions: 50
Maximum Marks: 50

The topics to be covered for Reasoning Ability are

  • Machine Input/Output
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relation
  • Direction Sense
  • Inequalities
  • Puzzles – Seating Arrangement(North – South, Circular, Rectangle) Floor puzzle, etc.
  • Coding Decoding
  • Ranking
  • Statement and Assumptions/Conclusions

English Language

Total No of Questions: 40
Maximum Marks: 40

The topics to be covered in this section are

  • Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles
  • Sentence Correction/ Error Finding
  • Spell Checks
  • Fillers
  • Cloze Test

Quantitative Aptitude

Total No of Questions: 50
Maximum Marks: 50

The topics to be covered in this section are

  • Simplification
  • Number Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Data Interpretation [ Bar Graph, Pie Chart, Table, Line Graph, Radar Chart, Mixed Graph]
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Time and Work
  • Partnership
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mensuration
  • Time, Distance and Speed – Trains, Boats n Streams
  • Simple and Compound interest
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Averages

General Awareness (with special reference to Financial Sector)

Total No of Questions: 40
Maximum Marks: 40

The syllabus for this section is remains vast. The topics included are

  • Financial Sector – covers central budget, railway budget, all financial terms and current news related to finance.
  • Current Affairs – covers every current news including related to latest appointments, obituaries, awards and honors, books and authors, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc.
  • Static GK – topics like headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), country-capital, country-currency, constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc.

Computer Literacy

Total No of Questions: 20
Maximum Marks: 20

  • Basics of computer, different generations, hardware/software, etc.
  • DBMS
  • Networking
  • Internet
  • MS Office and Shortcuts used in MS Office
  • Input/output Devices, their types
  • Important abbreviations

Descriptive Test(Common for both Generalists & Specialists)
Total Marks- 30; Essay Writing – 20; Letter Writing – 10

Minimum Qualifying Marks in Descriptive are as follows
General: 15 Marks
SC/ST/OBC/PWD: 13.5 Marks

Sample Questions [From Previous Exams]
Essay Writing:
Essay on effects of increasing FDI
Essay on Fraud in Insurance
Essay on Types of Insurance

Letter Writing:
Write a letter for an Insurance Claim
Write a letter to editor about the several types of Insurance policies
Write a letter to a friend about Group Insurance Policy..

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