[Official] National Insurance Academy (NIA) Admission Query 2021- 2023 | PaGaLGuY

Join the discussion on National Insurance Academy (NIA) Admission 2021-23 and Get the details about the PGDM Admission Process, Eligibility, Fees, placements and cut off.

National Insurance Academy (NIA), was established in 1980 in Pune, jointly by Ministry of Finance and Government of India to nurture the best talent in the industry and prepare them for the insurance industry. The academy offers various courses related to the insurance industry. Among these courses is a 2-year, full-time PGDM course focus on Insurance and Risk Management and it is AICTE approved.

Course Name: PGDM

Duration: 2 Years


• The candidate must be a graduate with atleast 50% marks for General category and 45% marks for SC/ST/DA.

• The candidates appearing for their last year examination may also apply.

• The upper age limit for the candidates to apply is:

• General, OBC-NC- 28 years

• SC/ST/DA – 30 years

Weightage for selection:

• Past Academic record: 20%

• Performance in CAT/CMAT: 50%

• Performance in GD/PI: 30%

• Relevant work experience will considered in PI.

Last Date for Application: 15th March 2021

Application Fee: Rs. 1,500

Application process: Online

Qualification Exams: CAT, CMAT

Batch Size: 120

Programme Fee: Rs. 09,43,000


NIA offers 9 scholarships worth Rs. 1 lac each to girl students, meritorious students and economically weaker sections.

Final Placements 2019-2021

Maximum Package: Rs. 12.1 lakh pa

Average Package: Rs. 7.67 lakh pa

Past Recruiters: SBI Life, Aditya Birla, Accenture, Policy Bazar, Religare, Cigna TTK Health, Infosys, IBM India, Cognizant, Salasar, First Policy and many more.


About PGDM :

Our PGDM Programme (AICTE approved) is 2 years full time programme with a special focus on Insurance and Management. The curriculum has been designed in consultation with the Industry experts, consultants and employers which ensure an up-to-date need based curriculum. The course covers a wide range of key functional areas in Life Insurance, General Insurance, Health Insurance, Pension and Group Insurance, and Actuarial Science. 


How different :

The programme is designed to develop managerial excellence based on technical competence, proactive knowledge seeking ability, creative problem-solving approach and visionary approaches that emphasizes social upliftment through individual endeavors. The curriculum has been designed in a manner where equal importance is given to class room learning and self audit through a series of case / project based learning assignments, active participations in Curricular and Para-curricular activities, involvement in day-to-day organizational practices, intensive involvement in off-campus action research projects and exposure to unstructured problems with a view to enabling the students to manage the real life situations efficiently.


· Past academic record

· Performance in CAT  / CMAT  

· Performance in GD and personal interview


Placement :

Our PGDM graduates are highly valued by IT firms, Insurance companies, Brokers firms and Reinsurance organizations, which can be seen through our 100% placement record since inception. The job offered to PGDM graduates vary widely. The job offers are in area such as business analyst, marketing, finance, accounts, underwriting, claims and product development.


Placement of Batch 2017-19 :

Average package is Rs. 8.23 lacs and

Highest package is Rs. 12.85 lacs p.a.

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Welcome NIA aspirants. The details about the course has been shared with you in earlier posts. Cut off for cat/cmat 2019-21 is as follows: CAT •General/obc- 70%ile •Nc-obc- 65%ile •Sc/st/da- 60%ile CMAT •General/obc- 85%ile •Nc-obc- 80%ile •Sc/st/da- 75%ile

Xth/XIIth - 85.43%/81% Graduation: B.Voc(Software Development and E-Governance) - 67% CAT OA- 86.04 %ile Category- General Work Ex. - 1yr. as Assistant Store Manager(ASM) Microsoft Certificates and Android Certificate holder. Volunteered in various Exhibitions Kindly predict my chances. With not extraordinary GD/PI.

Can anybody guide me what sort of documents are required to be attached for work experience . I will be provided with experience certificate. Any other thing is also required? What else proofs do I need to bring? Kindly mention it.

CAT : 71 percentile , NC - OBC with average acads and no work experience ...should i apply ?? if yes , what are the chances of converion.???


Applications are now open for 2-Year Full Time PGDM AICTE Approved Programme. We have an Average Package of 8.23 CTC and Highest Package of 12.85 CTC in the Placement season of 2017-19 batch . Please visit http://pgdm.niapune.org.in  for more details and http://nia.cname5.formsdotstar.com/ for application form. Apply now to Insure Your Future !

What will be the CAT cutoff for SC?

any chances at 74%tile in cat (general category)


cat oa 93.8 (va 98.5 lr 78.4 qa 83.89)

x/xi/grad(bsc phy) - 93/81/61.7

gen male no work experience

is there any realistic chance of getting a call and converting it?


10th- 95%

12th- 70.7

Graduation ( Civil Engineering)- 8.33(CGPA)

CAT - 77.29 over all percentile

Work Experience- 12 months in Infrastructure Company

What are the chances of getting a call from NIA?

Pls Answer

Where can I find the placement report for previous years?

10th: 70.5 12th: 71.71 B.tech 82.7 work ex: 14 months. Cat: 72.62 chances of call?

Hello, General/Male/Non-Engineer CAT 2018 - 67.71 10th - 9.2/10 CGPA (CBSE) 12th - 90.8 (CBSE) B.Com - 73.6 Work Exp - 40months. Any chances of a call? Please help. TIA.



i got 79.78 in Cat  10th- 89.83  12th- 85.6  B.com honours-72.5

category- NC-OBC

Do i have some chances for getting a WAT/PI call?

Please share the placement structure of the college and average placement too.

Thank you.