NIACL AO Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Academic Qualification and Age Limit

NIACL AO 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who are applying for the exam of NIACL AO must fulfill the eligibility criteria that are given. The candidates who fail fulfill the eligibility criteria their application will be rejected by the authorities. All the candidates are supposed to follow the instructions given:


A candidate applying for the exam must be either

  1. citizen of India,
  2. subject to Nepal, or
  3. subject of Bhutan, or
  4. Tibetan outcast who approached India before January 1962 with the aim of all time settling in India, or
  5. an individual of Indian origin who has moved from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Tibetan, Ethiopia, Zaire with the goal of all time settling in India.

Given a competitor having a place with the classes (b), (c), (d) and (e) will be an individual in whose support, a testament of qualification has been issued by the Government.

  • Age limit:

Under the NIACL AO, the age limit for the candidates should be minimum 21 years of age and maximum of 30 years of age (as on 1.12.2018)

A candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd December 1998 and not later than 1st December 1997 (both dates inclusive)

  • Educational qualification:

The candidates who are applying for the NIACL AO exam has to follow the educational criteria also.

Generalists: A hopeful must have the base capability of alumni/post graduate in any government authorised college or any proportionate by the Central Government with 60% total in both degree examinations for general competitors and in any event 55% marks for SC/ST/PWD applicants.

Authorities: An applicant must have the base capability as required. The capability ought to be from recognised college or any proportionate college or university recognised by the central government.

Name of the post Educational qualification
Company secretary ACS/FCS from ICSI and graduation /Post graduation in any discipline with the minimum of 60%
Legal Graduate/post graduate in Law with the minimum of 60%(55% for SC/ST/PWD)
Finance and accounts Chartered accountant (ICAI) and graduation/post graduation in any discipline with the minimum 60%(55% for SC/ST/PWD)


Cost and management accountant(the Institute of cost accountants of India, Earlier known as ICWAI) and graduation/ post graduation in any discipline with the minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/PWD)


MBA finance/PGDM finance with the Minimum 60%(55% for Sc/ST/PWD)


M.COM with the minimum of 60%(55% for SC/ST/PWD)

The candidates should possess a certificate in proof of passing the qualifying exam as on 1.12.2018.

The MBA/PGDM finance candidates should show the certificate from the university which confirms the expertise in finance at or during the time of the interview. If they fail to show the certificate, they will not be allowed to appear in any case for the interview.

The No. of attempts: There are no such numbers of attempts for appearing NIACL AO.