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About LIC AAO Exam

LIC AAO 2023 Notification has been released in both English and Hindi language by the Life Insurance Corporation of India on 15th January 2023 at the LIC official website LIC AAO Recruitment 2023 has begun with the release of the official notification for the LIC AAO 2023 exam for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officers. In this article, we are covering information regarding LIC AAO notification, exam dates, eligibility criteria, Revised Salary structure, exam pattern, syllabus, selection process and exam centers, etc.

LIC AAO Exam Date

Candidates have to be aware of the all important dates related to LIC AAO recruitment 2023 like registration dates, exam dates etc. have been released with the LIC AAO notification pdf. LIC AAO 2023 Online Registration has started from 15th January 2023 onwards with the release of official notification and continues till 31st January 2023. Let's have a look at the important dates for LIC AAO 2023 exam are provided below.

Events Dates
LIC AAO 2023 Notification 15th January 2023
LIC AAO Apply Online 2023 Starts 15th January 2023
Last Date to Apply for LIC AAO 2023 31st January 2023
Last Date to pay application fees 31st January 2023
LIC AAO Admit Card 2023 10th February 2023
Preliminary Exam Date 17th and 20th February 2023
Preliminary Exam Result 10th March 2023
LIC AAO Mains Admit Card 2023 14th March 2023
LIC AAO Mains Exam Date 18th March 2023
LIC AAO Mains Result 2023 08th May 2023
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LIC AAO Eligibility

Candidates willing to apply for the post of Assistant Administrative Officer need to fulfil the desired eligibility criteria mentioned in the official notification released by LIC.

The LIC AAO eligibility criteria is as mentioned below:

  1. Nationality: The candidate must be a citizen of India
  2. Age Limit: The candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and should not be more than 30 years of age. However, certain age relaxation is available for candidates belonging to different categories.
  3. Educational Qualifications: Candidates who apply for LIC AAO must have a Bachelor s degree in the specialization they have opted for.

There is a relaxation in the age limit for certain categories of candidates. For detailed information about LIC AAO Eligibility Criteria, visit the linked page.

LIC AAO Vacancy

LIC Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Vacancy has been released along with LIC AAO notification 2023 on 15th January 2023. This year, the total number of vacancies for the post of AAO is 300. Let's have a look at the category-wise vacancy for LIC AAO 2023 exam.

Current Year 46 22 70 27 112 277 3  3 3 3
Backlog 4 5 14 0 0 23 2 1 3 4
TOTAL 50 27 84 27 113 300 5 4 6 7

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LIC AAO Admit Card

Before the LIC AAO 2022 exam, the official portal will distribute the LIC AAO 2022 admit card. Candidates who applied for the LIC AAO 2022 Exam will soon be able to download their admit cards using their login credentials from the official website.

How to Download LIC AAO 2022 Admit Card?

Here are the steps to download the admit card of LIC AAO:

  • Step 1: Visit the official site of LIC:
  • Step 2: Go to the careers section and look for notification regarding admit card and click on it.
  • Step 3: Enter your credentials, registration id password.
  • Step 4: Your admit card will appear on the screen, download it and get it printed.

It is recommended that you take a printout of the LIC AAO 2022 Admit Card with you to the exam. Along with the Admit Card, candidates are recommended to bring one photo id proof to the exam.

Details Mentioned In LIC AAO 2022 Admit Card:
  • Name of the candidate
  • Photograph Registration Number Date of Birth
  • Exam Center's Name
  • Exam Reporting Date and Time

LIC AAO Salary

Basic pay of Rs. 32795/- per month in the scale of Rs. 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 etc wherever admissible depending upon the classification of the city will be approximately Rs 57,000/- per month in A-Class city.

LIC AAO Selection

The candidates are chosen on the basis of their qualifications. LIC AAO candidates are selected on the following points which are mentioned below:

  • By conducting the Eligible Candidates' Preliminary Exam.
  • Candidates are shortlisted for the Mains Exam depending on their prelims performance.
  • Candidates who pass the mains exam are shortlisted based on their overall merit score.
  • Candidates who clear their main exams are called for an interview.
  • Merits are declared for interviews and those who qualify are then called for re-recruitment medical tests.
  • Finally, if candidates clear all the above-mentioned stages they will be qualified to be an AAO.

LIC AAO Syllabus

The LIC AAO Exam is conducted to recruit officers in various fields. A common syllabus for preliminary and main exams is discussed below-

Prelims Syllabus 2022

Preliminary Exams include these subjects that include the following topics-

Subjects Topic
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Error, Correction
  • Rearrangement
  • Gap Fillers
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Connectors
  • Passage Correction
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Word Formation
  • Spellings
  • Grammar
  • Theme Based Questions
  • Cloze Test
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Number Interpretation
  • Quadratic Problems
  • Number Series
  • Probability
  • Arithmetic Aptitude
  • Profit/Loss
  • Simple Interest
  • Work/Time/Distance/Speed
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Simplification
  • Approximation
Reasoning Aptitude
  • Verbal
  • Coding/Decoding
  • Input/output
  • Puzzles
  • Blood Relation
  • Directions
  • Analogy
  • Ranking, and Arrangement
  • Syllogisms
  • Odd one cut
General Knowledge
  • Current Events
  • Awards
  • Currencies
  • Basic Constitution
  • UN
  • History
  • Economics
  • Policies Budget
  • Environment Scheme
  • International National Events
  • Important Dates
  • Book Authors
  • Sports News
  • Inventions
  • Discoveries
  • Committees
  • Commissions and Reports
Computer Knowledge
  • Microsoft Office
  • Computer Basics
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Input/ Output
  • Database Management
  • Cyber Security

Mains Syllabus 2022

Main Exams includes the below-mentioned subjects and topics:

Data Analysis and Interpretation
  • Pie chart
  • Graph
  • Number Series
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Missing Graphs and Tables
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Arithmetic Section and Quantity Comparison
General Awareness Current Affairs:
  • National and International Affairs
  • Sports News
  • Important Days
  • Summits Conferences,
  • Agreements
  • International Affairs
  • Awards and Honours
  • Schemes
  • Committees
  • Appointments
  • Books and Authors
  • Science and Defense
  • National and International Organizations
  • Obituaries
Static Affairs:
  • Countries and currencies
  • Indian dance forms
  • Festivals
  • Sports stadiums
  • Revolutions
  • Important dams
  • Thermal Nuclear Power Plants
  • International Organizations their Headquarter
  • Awards their fields
  • National Parks Wildlife Sanctuaries
  • Important Temples
  • Famous Places
  • Sports Trophies Cups
  • State and Union Territories CM
Insurance and Financial Awareness
  • Insurance history
  • Terms related to insurance sector
  • Taglines and chairman of insurance companies
  • Schemes and policies of Life Insurance of Corporations
  • Recent changes in the insurance sector and mergers and acquisitions.
English Language Descriptive
  • Formal/Informal Letters
  • Essay writing
  • Report writing

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LIC AAO Exam Pattern

LIC AAO 2023 will be conducted in two phases: Prelims and Mains.

LIC AAO Prelims Exam 2023

The Written Exam will contain 3 sections namely: Reasoning, English Language Language, and Quantitative Aptitude. The total duration of the written exam will be 1 hour or 60 minutes. The Preliminary Examination consisting of an objective test will be conducted online. There will be no negative marking for incorrect answer. The test will have three sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

Sr. No. Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
2. Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3. English: Language with special emphasis on grammar, 
vocabulary and comprehension
30 30** 20 minutes
Total 100 70 60 minutes

Note: English Language Test will be of qualifying nature and marks in the Language section will not be counted for ranking.

LIC AAO Mains Exam 2023

The main examination will consist of objective tests for 300 marks. The objective test will be online. The objective test will have separate timing for every section.

Sr.No. Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
1. Reasoning 30 90 40 minutes
2. General Knowledge, Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
3. Professional knowledge  30 90 40 minutes
4. Insurance and Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 120 minutes
5. English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)/ Legal drafting for AAO(Legal) 2 25 30 minute

LIC AAO Cut off

Candidates who receive the highest marks are shortlisted for the next phase of selection.

The cutoff marks are the scores of the last candidates in each category who were chosen.

Candidates must achieve scores that are equal to or higher than the cutoffs in order to be considered for further consideration.

The LIC AAO cutoff for 2019 is mentioned in the below table:

LIC AAO Cutoff 2019
Details (Qualifying marks) UR SC ST OBC EWS LD VI HI ID/MD
Reasoning 18 16 16 18 18 16 16 16 16
Quantitative 18 16 16 18 18 16 16 19 16
English 10 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 9
Prelims Cutoff 58 50 44 54 53 53 53 32 32
Reasoning 45 40 40 45 45 40 40 40 40
English 10 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 9
Professional 45 40 40 45 45 40 40 40 40
Insurance & Financial 30 27 27 30 30 27 27 27 27
General Knowledge 30 27 27 30 30 27 27 27 27
MAINS Cutoff 203 153 156 164 166 172 180 165 185
Interview 30 27 27 30 30 - - - -
Final 258 219 190 246 248 203 233 218 237

LIC AAO How to Apply

The process to apply for the post of LIC AAO are mentioned in the below steps:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website
  • Step 2: On the home page select the Career section.
  • Step 3: Click on the notification of recruitment of LIC AAO 2022.
  • Step 4: Click on the notification, the brochure will be downloaded (make sure your desktop settings allow pop-ups).
  • Step 5: Read the instruction manual carefully, and fill up the application form.
  • Step 6: Upload your scanned photo signature (check the required size and dimensions).
  • Step 7: Click the submit button.
  • Step 8: Make payment for an application form.
  • Step 9: Print out the form for your convenience.

Application Fees 2022 :
To complete the application procedure, applicants must pay the application fees. The following are the LIC AAO 2022 Application Fees for various categories:
Category Fees
Others Rs. 700
SC/ST Rs. 85
PwBD Rs. 85

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) LIC AAO Exam

Q. What is the Syllabus of LIC AAO Exam?
A. In this article Page, we have provided the latest syllabus of the LIC AAO exam. The syllabus of LIC AAO comprises the topics and sub-topics under sections, Knowledge of LIC AAO syllabus helps candidates to focus on their preparation and important areas of each subject.
Q. What is pattern of LIC AAO Exam?
A. In this article Page, we have provided the latest exam pattern of the LIC AAO exam . The pattern of comprises the subject wise pattern and no. of questions will come in exam, go to our article section of exam pattern for more details.
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Q. How to prepare for the LIC AAO Exam?
A. To prepare for LIC AAO exam, candidates should go through the exam syllabus and exam pattern, solve mock tests, practice previous years' question papers. Try to clear the concepts of each and every topic rather than cramming. Set a time to go over the chapters, Differentiate weak areas and work to improve them. Solve puzzles to improve logical skill.
Q. How to Download LIC AAO Exam Syllabus PDF?
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