Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. (OICL) is conducting OICL 2017 AO Scale I exam to select eligible candidates to the post of Administrative Officer at its various offices all across the country. Candidates are selected for prestigious posts such as that of AO, ADO, AAO etc.through OICL 2017 Exam. The notification for the same will be released shortly by Oriental Insurance Company Ltd.
OICL is a public sector non-life insurance company of India with its headquarters in New Delhi. Having more than 30 regional offices and more than 1800 branches all across the country, OICL is one of the premium Insurance Company of India.
Oriental Insurance Company Ltd. (OICL) has released the Notification the for the post of Administrative Officer (AO) Scale-I. The total number of vacancies according to the advertisement is 300.
Oriental Insurance Company Limited (OICL) has activated the online application link for the much-awaited recruitment of the recruitment of 300 Administrative Officers (AO) Scale-I post in 2017-18. All the interested candidates can apply online from the link given below.
The Exam Dates for OICL Administrative Officer (AO) Scale-I 2017 have been released by OICL. The important dates for OICL AO 2017 Exam are as follows:
Commencement of on-line registration of application: 18th August 2017
Closure of registration of application: 15th September 2017
Closure for editing application details: 15th September 2017
Last date for printing your application: 30th September 2017
Online Fee Payment: 18th August 2017 to 15th September 2017
Date of online Examination Phase – I: 22nd October 2017
Date of online Examination Phase – II: 18th November 2017
OICL AO exam is conducted in three phases:
Candidates need to clear all three phases to be finally selected. Let's understand the pattern for each phase:
OICL Preliminary Exam Pattern
The Preliminary Examination consists of Objective Test for 100 marks which will be conducted online. The test would be of 1 hour duration having 3 sections as follows:
|English Language||30||1 hour||English|
|Reasoning Ability||35||English/ Hindi|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||English/ Hindi|
OICL Main Examination
OICL Main Examination comprises of Objective Test for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 30 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after the conduct of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be conducted.
(i) Objective Test: This test will be of 2 hours duration consisting of 4 sections (Generalists) and 5 sections (Specialists) for total 200 marks.
|Reasoning Ability||50||120 minutes||English/ Hindi|
|General Awareness||50||English/ Hindi|
|Quantitative Aptitude||50||English/ Hindi|
|Reasoning Ability||40||120 minutes||English/ Hindi|
|General Awareness||40||English/ Hindi|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||English/ Hindi|
|Professional Knowledge||40||English/ Hindi|
(ii) Descriptive Test: This Test is of 30 minutes duration with 30 marks. Candidates are tested for English Language (Letter Writing-10marks & Essay-20 marks).
The descriptive test will be in English and will be conducted through on-line mode. All candidates will be required to obtain a minimum score for each section of objective test separately for short listing for the Descriptive test evaluation/Interview. Descriptive answer script would be evaluated only in respect of those candidates who qualify the objective test and also score high.
Candidates who qualify the main examination will be called the interview round to be conducted by the company. The weightage of online Examination and Interview will be 80:20 respectively. The centre, address of the venue, time & date of Interview will be communicated to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter. Candidates are required to download their interview call letters from company’s website.
A candidate is required to pay a total of Rs. 500/- as OICL 2017 Application fee. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex. Servicemen category are required to pay Rs. 50/- as application fee for OICL 2017 Exam.
|Age Limit||A candidate is required to be of Minimum 18 years of age and Maximum 26 years of age to be eligible for OICL 2017 Exam.|
|Educational Qualification||a) 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 the candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level; and Knowledge of Regional Language i.e. Language of the State of Recruitment is essential.
b) The candidates should be proficient in Regional Language of the State/UT (candidates should know how to read/write and speak the Regional Language of the State/UT), for whose vacancies a candidate wishes to apply.
The OICL Admit Card 2017 will be uploaded on the website after the application process for the same is completed. Candidates are required to download the OICL 2017 admit card from the official website of OICL. The Admit Card needs to be downloaded online as the hard copy of the admit card won’t be sent to candidates.
OICL 2017 Results will be declared by OICL after the examination for the same has been conducted. A merit list will be prepared in descending order of the marks obtained by each candidate in OICL 2017 Written Exam, Computer Proficiency Test and Interview Process.
The cut off for OICL 2017 keeps on changing every year. It depends upon the number of candidates appearing for the exam and the quality of questions being asked in the examination. The cut-off for Written Exam is likely to be different than that of last years’.