NIACL AO Eligibility: Age Limit, Educational Qualification Details

NIACL AO Eligibility: Here we have given the complete details of the NIACL AO 2021 Eligibility Criteria. Interested candidates, those who want to apply for NIACL AO Officer Post must satisfy the NIACL AO eligibility in age and educational qualification. NIACL AO. As you all know that the NIACL AO 2021 Notification was released officially with a vacancy of about 300. The online application get activates from 01st September 2021. Interested candidates should submit the online application successfully on or before the last date. Before starting to fill in the online application candidates have to read the instructions given in the official notification.


One must see whether their eligibility criteria get matched with the prescribed details or not. Then only candidates can apply for this notification. For your reference, we get the details from the notification, compiled those details, and given them here as a complete article. So candidates have to go through this NIACL AO Eligibility and then start the online application process.

NIACL AO 2021 Apply Online

NIACL AO 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
Notification Released 24th August 2021
Commencement of online registration of application 01st September 2021
Closure of registration of application 21st September 2021
Closure for editing application details 21st September 2021
Last date for printing your application 06th October 2021
Online Fee Payment 01st September 2021 to 21st September 2021

NIACL AO Eligibility Parameters:

There are 3 parameters for the NIACL AO Eligibility Criteria. They are

(i) Nationality

(ii) Age Criteria

(iii) Educational Qualification


A candidate applying for recruitment in the Company must be either-

(a) a citizen of India, or

(b) a subject of Nepal, or

(c) a subject of Bhutan, or

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d), and (e) shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

NIACL AO Syllabus

NIACL AO 2021 Eligibility on Age Criteria:

Minimum Age: 21 years

Maximum Age: 30 years 

i.e. a candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd Apr-1991 and not later than 1st Apr-2000 (both dates inclusive).

Age Relaxation:

S. No. Category Age Relaxation
1. Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2. Other Backward Classes (Noncreamy layer) 3 years
3. Persons with Benchmark Disabilities as defined under “The Rights
of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”
10 years
4. Ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers and ECOs/SSCOs
who have rendered at least five years of Military Service as on
01.04.2021 and have been released; (a) on completion of
assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be
completed within one year from 01.04.2021) otherwise than by
way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or
inefficiency; or (b) on account of physical disability attributable
to Military Service; or (c) on invalid.
The ECOs/SSCOs who have completed an initial period of
assignment of five years of Military Service as of 01.04.2021 and
whose assignment has been extended beyond five years and in
whose case the Ministry of Defence issues a certificate that they
can apply for civil employment and that they will be released on
three months’ notice on selection from the date of receipt of
offer of appointment.
5 Years
5. Defense service personnel disabled in operation during the
hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and
released as consequence thereof
3 years
6 Existing Confirmed Employees of Public Sector General Insurance
Companies (including GIC & Agriculture Insurance Company of
India Ltd.)
8 years


Educational Qualification:

A candidate must possess the minimum qualification of a graduate/post-graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government with at least 60% marks in either of the degree examinations for General candidates and at least 55% marks for SC/ST/PwBD candidates. The candidate should possess a certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination as of 30.09.2021.


Those who are in the Final Year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for an interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the qualifying examination on or before 30.09.2021. Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 30.09.2021.

Practice NIACL AO Mock Test

Candidates who want to avail of NIACL AO Eligibility by age relaxation based on the above aspects will be required to submit necessary documents both in photocopy and in original.