Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) Junior Officer Recruitment 2016
IRDAI invites applications from eligible Indian citizens for filling up the post of Junior Officers through open competition on All India basis for its various offices. Selection will be through a country-wide competitive Phase – I “On-line Examination” followed by Phase –II Descriptive examination at select centres and Interview. Category-wise number of vacancies is as under:
Name of the Post : Junior Officer
Category wise Reservation : UR : 13 , SC : 3, ST : 1 , OBC : 7 * Total : 24 *
Candidates should possess any of the following qualifications at the minimum.
|Sl. No.||Specialization||Number of posts||Qualification/s required|
|1||Actuarial||4||1. First Class Bachelor’s Degree (with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years), and
2. Pass in Nine papers of Institute of Actuaries
|Accounting||3||1. First Class Bachelor’s Degree (with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years), and
|3||Legal||2||1. First Class Bachelor’s Degree (with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years), and
2. LL.B with 60% marks
Five year Integrated LLB Course in First class with 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters/years
|4||General||15||First Class Bachelor’s Degree (with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years)|
Age: Minimum age is 21 years and maximum age is 35 years. Age shall be reckoned as on 01-01-2016 i.e., candidates should not have been born earlier than 2-01-1981 and later than 01-01-1995 (both days inclusive).
i) Phase I – On-line preliminary examination (Objective type). This is a qualifying examination to be eligible for Phase II. Through this, candidates for Actuarial, Accounting and Legal specializations and General vacancies will be shortlisted separately for Phase II On-line Descriptive examination as per standards to be decided separately by IRDAI. Markssecured in the Phase I – on-line preliminary examination will not count for interview or final selection.
ii) Phase II – On-line Descriptive examination comprising 3 Papers (Paper I, II and III) and
iii) Phase III — Interview
Candidates for Actuarial, Accounting, Legal specialization and General vacancies will be short-listed for Phase III – Interview based on the aggregate marks obtained only in Phase-II Descriptive Examination – Papers I, II and III. The minimum cut off marks for being short-listed for Phase III – Interview will be decided separately for candidates in each specialization and General vacancies by IRDAI. Final selection will be based on the performance of the candidates shortlisted under respective specialization in Phase-II Descriptive Examination and Phase III – Interview taken together.
The On-line preliminary Examination (Phase I) will be for 160 marks with four Tests as under:
|Sr. No.||Name of Tests (Objective)||No of Questions||Maximum Marks||Total Time|
|1||Test of Reasoning||40||40||Composite time of 100minutes|
|2||Test of English Language||40||40|
|3||Test of General Awareness||40||40|
|4||Test of Quantitative aptitude||40||40|
Application Fees (Non-refundable): Payable from 15-01-2016 to 04-02-2016 (On-line payment for both phases together) both dates inclusive shall be as follows:
|SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen||Rs. 100/-||Intimation charges|
|Other than SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen||Rs. 500/-||Examination fee and Intimation charges|
Bank transaction charges for On-line payment of application fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate.
Important Dates :
|Website Link Open||18-01-2016|
|Last date for on-line application and payment of examination fee||04-02-2016|
|Conduct of Phase I on-line examination (Objective type)||27-02-2016|