March 16, 2017

GIC- Recruitment 2017

GIC Recruitment for Assistant Manager – Notification 2017

 

General Insurance Corporation (GIC) of India is looking to recruit Assistant Manager in Scale I Officer. GIC is a 14th largest Reinsurance Company in the world and is fully owned by Government of India. It has its network in India as well as in abroad. GIC Recruitment 2017 invites young energetic Graduates or Post Graduates aspirants to fill 33 vacancies in the cadre of Assistant Managers (Scale-I). Those who are interested in building up a career in Insurance sector can apply for GIC Assistant Manager post from 8th March to 27th March. This article will provide you important details about the GIC Recruitment 2017 as mentioned below:

  1. Important Dates
  2. No. of Vacancies
  3. Posting Location
  4. Salary
  5. Eligibility Criteria
  6. Selection Procedure
  7. How to Apply
  8. Application Fees
  9. Official GIC Notification

Highlights of GIC Recruitment 2017 – Assistant Manager

#1. Important Dates

S. No.  Event Date
1. Start Date for
Online Registration
& Fee Payment
8th March 2017
2. Last Date for
Online Registration
& Fee Payment
27th March 2017
3. GIC 2017 Exam Date April/March
(Tentative)
4. Downloading
of Call Letter
2 weeks
before exam
5. Pre-exam training for
SC/ST/OBC/Pwd
candidates
24th April 2017
to
27th April 2017

#2. Vacancies

This year total 33 vacancies are announced for the post of Assistant Manager in GIC Company.

Gen SC ST OBC Pwd
(HI/VI/OC)
Total
16 5 3 9 2 33

#3. Posting Location

You can be posted anywhere in India as well as in abroad in future as per the requirement of the corporation.

#4. Salary

You will be earning a basic pay of Rs. 32,795/- in the scale of Rs. 32795-1610(14)-55335-1745(4)-62315 and other admissible allowance as applicable. Total gross salary will be approximately Rs. 49,500/- p.m. 

#5. GIC Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualifications

You must be a graduate in Engineering, Medical, Finance, IT, Law, CS from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by Central Government.

For more information read the official notification given at the end of this article.

  • Age Limit & Relaxation (as on 27.03.2017)

Minimum Age: 21 years
Maximum Age: 30 years
Relaxation in upper age limit as per the government guidelines.

#6. Exam Pattern & Selection Procedure

The selection process consists of two stages – Written Examination and GD/Interview. Written test exam centres are Mumbai/Navi Mumbai/Thane, New Delhi – NCR, Kolkata/Greater Kolkata and Chennai. Those who will qualify the online written exam will be called for GD/Interview. The details of exam pattern is shown below for different posts.

Stage 1 – Written Examination

  • For General Stream:

Test Max
Marks
No. of
Qs
Time
Part A
(Objective)
Higher Order Reasoning
Ability/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 150 123 150 Min
  • For Specialists:

Test Max
Marks
No. of
Qs
Time
Part A
(Objective)
Technical & Professional
Knowledge Test 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

You will be 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.

Point to be Remembered:

  • Minimum qualifying marks for online written examination is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.
  • Minimum qualifying marks for overall selection process (online written exam + GD + Interview) is 60% for GEN & OBC, and 50% for SC/ST.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.
  • Tests will be bilingual i.e. English and Hindi except test of English Language.

#7. How to Apply:

The GIC online registration will start from 8th March 2017. Link for GIC Recruitment Application Form will be available from 8th March 2017.

Direct Link to Apply for GIC Assistant

  1. Click on the direct link given above.
  2. To register, choose the tab “Click here for New Registration”.
  3. Enter your name, contact details and email-id carefully.
  4. Now note down the provisional Registration Number and Password.
  5. You can now complete your application.
  6. We strongly advise you to verify your details before submitting your application.
  7. Further, you will need to make the payment online.
  8. After successful completion of payment, take a print out of the online application form & e-receipt.
  9. Alternatively, you can also apply through official website of General Insurance Corporation.
  10. Go to the career page of GIC.
  11. Click on the link that says “Click here for Online Registration for Recruitment of Scale I Officers”.#
  12. Repeat step 2 to 8 to complete your GIC Recruitment Application Process.

#8. Application Fee

To be available in full notification. The full notification will be available in official website of GIC from 8th March 2017.

#9. Official Notification of GIC Recruitment 2017

Here is a Newspaper clipping released by GIC.

You can read the official GIC Recruitment Notification 2017 from the Pdf shown below: