# NIACL Assistant Exam Syllabus

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# NIACL Assistant Exam Syllabus

### Introduction

Detailed knowledge of syllabus for any exam helps the candidates to prepare accordingly by focusing on their strong and weak topics. The syllabus is a guide for preparation for any exam. Below mentioned data gives an overview of the syllabus for NIACL Assistant 2018 Examination.

### Tiers

The Preliminary Examination (Online Objective Test) for 100 marks, would be of one-hour duration and will consist of 3 sections as follows:

SL. No. Name of the test No of questions Marks Duration
1 Test of English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2 Test of Reasoning 35 35 20 Minutes
3 Test of Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100

Tier-I – Preliminary Exam – Syllabus

English Language Reasoning Numerical Ability
• Sentence Improvement
• Para Jumbles
• Cloze Test
• Spotting Errors
• Single/ Double Fillers
• Para/ Sentence Completion
• Puzzles/ Seating Arrangement (Circular, Square, Floor, Linear etc.)
• Inequality (Coded and Direct)
• Syllogism
• Direction based questions
• Logical Reasoning
• Blood Relations
• Coding – Decoding
• Input – Output
• Order and Ranking
• Alphanumeric Series
• Data Sufficiency
• Data Interpretation (Pie, Tabular, Line, Missing etc)
• Number Series
• Problem on Ages
• Simple and Compound Interest
• Time, Speed and Distance
• Probability
• Simplification/ Approximation
• Boats & Streams
• Ratio and Proportion
• Profit, Loss and Discount
• Averages
• Time & Work
• Mixture and Alligations
• Pipes and Cisterns
• Data Sufficiency (Two and Three Statement)
• Main Examination will consist of Online Objective Test for 250 marks to be conducted in duration of 120 minutes. The structure of Main Examination (Online objective test) will be as follows:

SL. No. Name of the test No of questions Marks Duration
1 Test of Reasoning 40 50 Composite Time 120 minutes
2 Test of English Language 40 50
3 Test of General Awareness 40 50
4 Computer Knowledge 40 50
5 Test of Numerical Ability 40 50
Total 200 250
Total marks obtained as above shall be proportionately reduced to a base of 35 marks

Tier-II – Main Exam – Syllabus

English Language Reasoning General Awareness Computer Knowledge Numerical Ability
• Sentence Improvement
• Para Jumbles
• Cloze Test
• Spotting Errors
• Single/ Double Fillers
• Para/ Sentence Completion
• Puzzles/ Seating Arrangement
(Circular, Square, Floor, Linear etc.)
• Inequality (Coded and Direct)
• Syllogism
• Direction based questions
• Logical Reasoning
• Blood Relations
• Coding– Decoding
• Input– Output
• Order and Ranking
• Alphanumeric Series
• Data Sufficiency
• Current Affairs of Last 6 months
• Important Days
• Static Awareness like Books & authors,
• Currencies, Important Places,
• Awards
• Prime Ministers Schemes
• Dams, Folk dances, Rivers
• Wildlife centuries/ National park
• Fundamentals of Computer
• History of Computer
• Internet
• MS Office Word, Powerpoint, Excel & Access
• Memory
• Input-Output devices
• Computer Shortcuts
• Important Abbreviation
• Data Interpretation
(Pie, Tabular, Line, Missing etc)
• Number Series
• Problem on Ages
• Simple and Compound Interest
• Time, Speed and Distance
• Probability
• Simplification/ Approximation
• Boats & Streams
• Ratio and Proportion
• Profit, Loss and Discount
• Averages
• Time & Work
• Mixture and Alligations
• Pipes and Cisterns
• Data Sufficiency
(Two and Three Statement)