LIC AAO 2021: Exam Date, Admit Card (Out), Vacancy, Fee, Eligibility, Selection Process

LIC AAO 2021: Exam Date, Admit Card (Out), Vacancy, Fee, Eligibility, Selection Process

ByShristi  |  Updated on: Aug 17, 2021LIC AAO Exam date 2021 will be announced soon along with the new notice of LIC AAO recruitment 2021. The latest LIC AAO recruitment 2021 notification PDF will also consist of AAO vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, application form and more. Stay tuned here.
LIC AAO Exam date 2021 will be announced soon along with the new notice of LIC AAO recruitment 2021. The latest LIC AAO recruitment 2021 notification PDF will also consist of AAO vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, application form and more. Stay tuned here.
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Important Dates
LIC AAO Exam Date 2021  -Aug 28, 2021

LIC AAO Notification 2021

LIC AAO Exam Date 2021 is out and scheduled for 28th August 2021. Earlier LIC AAO exam was scheduled to be held on April 4, 2020, which got postponed due to the sudden pandemic across the country. 

However, the Life Insurance Corporation of India has now released the new exam date for LIC AAO 2021 vacancy notification for the LIC Assistant Engineer Posts at the official website of LIC. The online application link for LIC AAO 2021 exam was closed on 15th March 2020.

The last date for interested and eligible candidates to apply online for LIC AAO 2021 vacancies was disclosed along with the notification. New registrations from the initial phase altogether or continuing the previous notification decision will not be initiated.

A total of 218 LIC vacancies has been released for the Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Specialist and Assistant Engineer post. The release of new call letters for LIC AAO prelims exam 2021 will also be communicated soon.

Moreover, the new LIC AAO 2021 exam date for the Prelims, as well as the Main exam, are announced with the new notice by the officials of LIC. For more details check below LIC AAO 2021 Notification PDF.

LIC AAO 2020-21 Notification, Download PDF Here!

LIC AAO 2021 Exam Date Notice, Check Here!

LIC AAO Mock Test | LIC AAO Specialist Mock Test | LIC AAO Online Coaching

So if you are preparing for the LIC recruitment 2021 exam, then below check out the exam date, vacancies, syllabus, exam pattern, salary, job profile, eligibility, mock test, previous year question papers, etc.

What is LIC AAO 2021?

About LIC AAO - Life Insurance Corporation of India is the largest life insurance corp. in the country. To fulfill manpower, LIC recruits youth candidates on a yearly basis in the various LIC offices branched across the nation.

An amazing opportunity for the candidates to help LIC maintain the momentum and create more valuable products and serve the purpose. Following are the posts recruited by LIC on a yearly basis:

  • AAO Generalist
  • AAO IT
  • AAO Chartered Accountant
  • AAO Actuarial
  • AAO Rajbhasha

LIC AAO 2021 Notification Latest Updates

LIC AAO 2021 admit card out! Life Insurance Corporation of India has released the LIC AAO admit card on their official website. Candidates who have applied for the LIC AAO 2020 recruitment can download the call letters now.

LIC AE AAO Specialist Admit Card 2021, Download Now!

Recently, the New LIC AAO exam date 2021 for prelims examination is disclosed by the officials of LIC on their official website. As per the latest notice, the LIC AAO prelims 2021 exam is scheduled to be held on 28th August 2021. For more updates on LIC AAO 2021 exam, candidates are advised to stay tuned to gradeup.

Latest Updates:

  • LIC AAO 2021 admit card out.
  • Revised LIC AAO exam date announced officially.
  • LIC AAO AE exam 2020 which was scheduled to be conducted on 4th April 2020 has been postponed due to the current pandemic situation. Check here
  • Life Insurance Corporation will soon release the LIC AAO Prelims 2020 exam date at its site with the latest official notice.
  • LIC will also release the guidelines for the aspirants who will attempt the Prelims examination.

LIC AAO Exam Date 2021

The official LIC AAO exam date is announced along with the new note to be released by the LIC. Below are the tentative exam dates for LIC AAO 2021:

Events

New LIC AAO Dates

Old LIC AAO Dates

Start Date for LIC AAO Online Application

-25th February 2020

Last date to Apply Online for LIC AAO

-15th March 2020

LIC AAO Admit Card Download Date

17th August 2021From 27th March 2020 to 04th April 2020

LIC AAO Exam Date 2021 (Prelims)

28th August 2021 (revised)04th April 2020 (postponed)

LIC AAO Prelims Result 2021

To be informed later-

LIC AAO Exam Date 2021 (Mains)

To be informed later-

LIC AAO Mains Result 2021

To be informed later-

LIC AAO Interview Call Letter

To be informed later-

LIC AAO Interview 2021

To be informed later-

LIC AAO Final Result 2021

To be informed later-

LIC AAO AE Vacancy 2021

The LIC AAO vacancies 2021 might be increased along with the new notice to be released by the officials of LIC. Previously, LIC announced 168 LIC AAO vacancies along with the official notification.

Please have a look at the number of vacancies released under LIC AAO notification. Also, check category wise vacancies of different posts under AAO posts below.

Post

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

UR

TOTAL

PwBD

LD

VI

HI 

ID/MD 

AE (Civil)

3

0

6

2

18

29

1

 

1

 

AE (Electrical)

1

0

3

1

5

10

----

A.A (Architect)

1

1

1

1

0

4

----

AE (Structural)

1

0

1

0

2

4

----

AE (Electrical/Mechanical - MEP Engineers)

0

0

1

1

1

3

----

Total

6

1

12

5

26

50

1

-

1

-

Post

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

UR

TOTAL

 

PwBD

LD

VI

HI

ID/MD

AAO (CA)

6

3

11

4

16

40

1

1

1

AAO (Actuarial)

4

3

8

3

12

30

1

1

1

AAO (Legal)

7

3

10

4

16

40

1

1

1

2

AAO (Rajbhasha)

1

1

2

0

4

8

1

1

2

AAO (IT)

7

4

14

5

20

50

1

1

Total

25

14

45

16

68

168

4

2

5

6

LIC AAO Apply Online 2021

The online application for LIC AAO 2021 might be open again after the release of the new notice under the LIC AAO recruitment 2021. We will update you with the LIC AAO apply online direct link here along with the last date.

Candidates are advised to keep an eye on the official website of LIC or stay tuned with us.

How to Apply online for LIC AAO 2021?

  1. Visit the official site of LIC or go through the link given above
  2. After that, click on the link for new registration.
  3. Fill up the form with the correct details as per your official documents.
  4. Upload the signature & photo image as per the mentioned dimensions.
  5. After successful registration, the next step is to submit the application fee.
  6. Submit fee through online mode using (debit card/ credit card/Internet Banking).
  7. At last, take a print out of the e-receipt for future use.

LIC AAO Application Fee

Candidates are liable to pay the requisite application fee according to their category. Applications without LIC AAO application fee won't be accepted and will be rejected immediately, Thus, make sure to fill the LIC AAO application which is as follows:

Category

Fees

SC/ST/ PwBDIntimation Charges - ₹ 100/- + Transaction Charges
Other candidatesApplication Fee-cum-Intimation Charges - ₹ 600/- + Transaction Charges

LIC AAO Eligibility Criteria 2021

The LIC AAO eligibility criteria are defined by the officials of the Life Insurance Corporation of India. It is mandatory for all candidates to fulfill the required norms in order to participate in the LIC AAO recruitment process.

Candidates failing to fulfill the LIC AAO eligibility criteria at any stage will be debarred immediately and won't be entertained further. Thus, make sure you follow the LIC AAO DT criteria as described below before and enrolling for the exam.

1. Age Limit (as on 01.02.2021): Candidates interested in participating in the LIC AAO recruitment process must follow the LIC age limit criteria which are as follows

  • The minimum age is 21 years.
  • The maximum age is 30 years.

2. Educational Qualifications: The LIC AAO educational qualification varies for different posts which are as follows

A. AAO (IT): Required Graduation degree in Engineering in Computer Science, IT or Electronics, or an MCA, or an MSC(Computer Science) from a recognized Indian University/Institution.

B. AAO (Chartered Accountant):

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized Indian University/Institution
  • The candidate should have passed the Final exam of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and completed of Articles as presented by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
  • The candidate should be an Associate Member of ICAI.
  • Candidates are required to provide their membership number and the same will be verified with ICAI.

C. AAO (Actuarial):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution
  • Candidates should have compulsorily passed paper CT1 and CT5 plus 4 or more other papers of the examination conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India / Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.
  • Total 6 or more papers as on the date of eligibility.
  • Candidates need to provide their membership number and the same will be verified with the Institute of Actuaries of India / Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.

D. AAO (Rajbhasha):

  • Post Graduate Master’s Degree in Hindi/Hindi translation with English as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s Degree level or
  • Post Graduate Master’s Degree in English with Hindi as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s degree level or
  • Post Graduate Master’s Degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at Bachelor’s degree level.

To know more in detail, you can go through the detailed LIC AAO eligibility criteria 2021.

LIC AAO Salary 2021

The basic pay of the LIC AAO personnel is ₹ 32795/- per month on the scale of ₹ 32795- 1610(14) –55335– 1745(4) –62315 and other admissible allowances as per rules. Total emoluments at the minimum of the scale inclusive of House Rent Allowance & City Compensatory Allowance wherever admissible depending upon the classification of the city will be approximately ₹ 56,000/- per month in ‘A’ Class city.

Note: Here you can go through the detailed LIC AAO salary for all posts.

LIC AAO Job Profile

The role of the AAO is to regulate new schemes, coordinating with other departments, give general assistance to the particular branch, interact with clients to make a better profit to the company and manage the claims and adjusting the settlements between clients and employees. LIC AAOs are liable to serve a probation period of one year, extendable up to 2 years.

Probation Period

A candidate appointed as an Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) in LIC shall be on a probation period of 1 year from the date of joining. This period may be extended up to two years based on the performance of the candidates during the probation period.

Guarantee Bond

A candidate selected for the post of an officer will have to give the undertaking to serve LIC for a minimum period of four years from the date of joining (including the probationary period). In case, the candidates fail to serve the period then his/her administrators will be liable to pay liquidated damages of Rs.500,000/ only.

What is the Syllabus for LIC AAO 2021?

The syllabus for prelims and mains is slightly different not only with the topics but also with the subjects. LIC AAO prelims section consists of only 3 subjects whereas the LIC AAO mains exam has 4 subjects along with a descriptive test. Below is a glance of LIC AAO 2021 Prelims Syllabus:

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Para jumbles
  • Error Spotting
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Fillers
  • Odd one out
  • Sentence Connectors
  • Number Series
  • Mixture & Alligation
  • Simplification/Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Interpretation
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Questions (Time & work, SI & CI, Profit & Loss, etc.)
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Inequality
  • Syllogism
  • Input-Output
  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Miscellaneous Questions (Blood Relations, Direction Senese, Order and Ranking, Analogy etc.)

For more details of the exam pattern & syllabus for the exam, you can go through our post, exam pattern & syllabus of LIC AAO Prelims here.

LIC AAO Exam Pattern 2021

From this year onwards, the exam pattern has been changed completely by LIC (Life Insurance Corporation of India) for the post of Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO). Below is the detailed LIC AAO 2021 Prelims Exam Pattern. Check out the LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern to prepare for the Mains exam:

LIC AAO 2021 Prelims Exam Pattern

Name of testNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksMinimum Qualifying MarksDuration
SC/STOthers
English Language with special emphasis on
grammar, vocabulary, and comprehension
303091020 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude3535161820 Minutes
Reasoning Ability3535161820 Minutes
Total10070--60 Minutes

LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern

Name of Test (Not by Sequence)Number of QuestionsMaximum MarksMinimum Qualifying MarksTime allotted for each section
SC/STOthers
Reasoning Ability3090404540 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs3060273020 minutes
Professional Knowledge3090404540 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness3060273020 minutes
Total120300--2 hours
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)22591030 minutes

Selection Procedure

The candidate should understand the selection procedure in order to qualify for each step of the LIC AAO examination. Every phase is important for a candidate in order to reach the next round. The selection of LIC AAO is done on the basis of the 3 tiered process and subsequent pre-recruitment medical examination.

  1. Phase-I: Preliminary Examination
  2. Phase-II: Main Examination
  3. Phase-III: Interview

Note: In case of changes in exam pattern we will notify you soon.

LIC AAO Cut Off 2021

It is important to know the LIC AAO previous year cut off as it will help you understand the difficulty level and trends of the exam. The LIC AAO cut off is determined on the basis of vacancies available, no of candidates applied, the difficulty level of the exam and a lot more.

Therefore, make sure to check the LIC AAO 2019/2016 Cut off shared below in order to set the target and level up your exam preparation.

LIC AAO 2019 Cut Off

Details

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

LD

VI

HI

ID/MD

Reasoning Ability - qualifying marks

18.00

18.00

18.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

Quantitative Aptitude - qualifying marks

18.00

18.00

18.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

16.00

English Language - qualifying marks

10.00

10.00

10.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

Cut off -Prelim

58.00

53.00

54.00

50.00

44.00

53.00

53.00

32.00

32.00

Reasoning Ability - qualifying marks

45.00

45.00

45.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

General Knowledge, Current Affairs- qualifying marks

30.00

30.00

30.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

Professional Knowledge - qualifying marks

45.00

45.00

45.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

40.00

Insurance and Financial Market Awareness- qualifying marks

30.00

30.00

30.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

27.00

English Language - qualifying marks

10.00

10.00

10.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

09.00

Cut off- Main

203.00

166.00

164.00

153.00

156.00

172.00

180.00

167.00

185.00

Interview- Qualifying Marks

30.00

30.00

30.00

27.00

27.00

*

*

*

*

Cut off for final selection ( Mains+ Interview)

258.00

248.00

246.00

219.00

190.00

203.00

233.00

218.00

237.00

LIC AAO 2016 Cut Off

Earlier LIC AAO was held in 2016, which was a single-level exam. But from 2019 onwards, the LIC AAO exam will be conducted in three phases which are prelims, mains & interview.

SectionGenOBCSCSTOHVI
English Language9.506.006.006.006.006.00
Reasoning Ability31.2519.2519.2519.2519.2519.25
Quantitative Aptitude33.0021.7521.7521.7521.7521.75
GK & Current Affairs10.256.006.006.006.006.00
Computer Knowledge36.2530.0030.0030.0030.0030.00
Total Weighted Score255.75250.50233.00203.50226.75211.75
Interview –
Qualifying Marks
30302727**
CUT OFF – final selection
(Online test+ Interview)
306.00290.75276.00246.00274.75255.25

How to Download LIC AAO Admit Card 2021?

The Admit Card for the Prelims and Mains examination are released separately on the official website of LIC. The LIC AAO admit card 2021 is now available on the official website of LIC. Only the candidates who have applied successfully for the LIC AAO 2021 exam are eligible to download the LIC AAO admit card 2021.

The LIC AAO admit card 2021 can be downloaded using the registration details - registration number and password. Below, we have shared the direct official link to download the admit card, as available officially.

LIC AAO Admit Card 2021, Download Now!

Steps to Download LIC AAO Admit Card 2021

  • Visit the official website of LIC.
  • Go to the career section at the bottom.
  • Click on the career section.
  • Now, click on the "LIC AAO Admit Card 2021" link.
  • Add the required credentials such as registration no & password.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Your LIC AAO call letter 2021 will appear on the screen.
  • Download & save 2 copies of LIC AAO Hall Ticket 2021.

How to Prepare for LIC AAO 2021?

For LIC AAO AE 2021 exam preparation one should have a proper strategy and the study material to sync the study for better outcomes. The approach for every exam differs on the basis of the exam to exam and student to student. To help you prepare a clear layout for exam preparation, we have shared the master strategy for LIC AAO 2021 exam.

Books for LIC AAO

To come up with better results, it is important to have a good set of books for preparation. To make your preparations much easier we have shared the list of best books for LIC AAO 2021 exam preparation as suggested by our experts.

Following the list of the above shared LIC AAO books will surely help you gain success with less difficulty.

SubjectsBooks
English Langauge
  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
  • English Grammar & Composition by Wren & Martin
  • Objective English by S. P. Bakshi
Reasoning Ability
  • Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal by BS Sijwali, Indu Sijwali
  • Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey
Numerical Ability
  • Quantum CAT by Sarvesh Verma
  • Fast track Mathematics by Rajesh Verma
  • Magical Book on Quicker Mathematics by M. Tyra
  • Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma
  • Quantitative Aptitude by R. S. Aggarwal

LIC AAO Previous Year Question Paper

Previous year questions papers will help you to judge the actual level of the questions, the pattern of the examination asked previously. To practice more, you can go through our post of LIC AAO Previous Year Questions Paper.

Name of the ExamLanguage of Question Paper PDFsAnswer Key & Solution PDF
EnglishHindi
LIC AAO 2016LIC AAO Question Paper PDFLIC AAO Question Paper in HindiAnswers & Solution of LIC AAO Question Paper

LIC AAO Result 2021

LIC AAO Prelims and Mains Result 2021 will be announced separately. You can check the result through the direct link shared at BYJU'S Exam Prep after it activated on the official website of LIC.

LIC AAO result is usually announced 20-25 days after the exam is successfully conducted at all exam centres across the country. Thus, stay tuned for more updates!

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  • Yes, the LIC expects you to sign a 4-year bond at the time of joining. In case you leave before that, you are liable to pay ₹ 5,00,000 to the LIC.

  • The basic pay for LIC Assistant Administrator Officer is  ₹ 32795/- per month plus other allowances as per the rules.

  • An applicant appointed as an Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) in LIC will be on a 1 year probation period from the date of joining. This period can be extended up to 2 years as per the performance of the candidates during the probation period.

  • No, The upper age limit to apply for LIC AAO 2021 Examination is 30 years and the minimum is 21 years.

  • English Language Exam is qualifying in nature hence English Language marks will not be counted for ranking.

  • Candidate can apply for only one post. Applications for more than one post shall be considered invalid.

  • Minimum Qualifying Marks for each section (for all the categories) is given in detail under the Exam pattern section. Please refer to the above article.

  • Candidates equal to 20 times of the number of vacancies for each category, subject to availability, shall be shortlisted for LIC Main examination.

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