United India Insurance Company limited (UIIC) has invited applications for the post of assistants. The online examination of which is scheduled to be held on 30th August, 2015. Check out UIIC Assistant Notification for details.
Those of you who are willing to apply for UIIC Assistant post must be looking for its syllabus and paper pattern. You may say what is there in a syllabus and why should I pay heed to it. Believe me or not Syllabus prescribed for the examination is your passport to success. Before starting with your preparation one should always go through the syllabus and thereafter divide time accordingly so that you finish the syllabus well in time.
UIIC Assistant Paper Pattern 2015
Online examination will consist of five sections :
- English Language
- Numerical Ability
- General Knowledge
- Computer Knowledge
A total of 200 questions will be asked in the examination. Each of the above section will have 40 questions for 50 marks. You will be given 2 hours to solve the question paper. Question paper will be set both in English and Hindi except for the test of English Language.
UIIC Assistant Syllabus 2015
- Reasoning : This section will contain moderate to high level questions designed to test your analytical knowledge.
Questions will be asked from analogies, spatial orientation, spatial visualization, decision making, relationship concepts, syllogistic reasoning, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, Symbol series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion,venn diagram, etc.
- English language: Expect Easy to Moderate level questions.
Questions on synonyms and antonyms, Sentence correction, fill in the blanks with articles, preposition etc, comprehension, Cloze test etc. can be asked. Practice Comprehension passages are usually tricky and lengthy as observed in the previous year papers.
- Numerical Ability: This section will pose Moderate to High level questions. It can also be pretty lengthy as well.
Questions will be asked from Simplification, Quadratic equations, Average, Percentage, Time & Work, Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Investment, LCM and HCF, Problems on age and Date Interpretation question like Bar Graph, Pictorial Graph, Pie Chart.
- General Awareness: Moderate to High Level questions.
Questions will be asked from current events, general science, history, geography, economics, general polity, sports, awards and honours, abbreviations, commemorative days, Headquarters of various international organisations etc.
- Computer Knowledge: Easy to moderate level
Basic knowledge of computers, internet, text formatting of the paragraphs, insertion of table, skill to print and save, file transfer, website searching, browsing and downloading, E-mail, use of pen drive, and other software etc. and programmes of accounting, etc. Computer Fundamentals, Windows, MS-Office : Word Processing (MS-Word), Spread Sheet (MS-Excel), Presentation Knowledge (MS-Power Point), MS Access and Usage of Internet Services, Communication Technology, Networking Concepts.
For UIIC Assistant Exam we have close to 50 days with us. Now you know the syllabus and paper pattern of the exam, divide your time on the basis of your strengths and weaknesses, grab a book and start your preparation without wasting a second.