LIC AAO Recruitment

LIC AAO Recruitment 2019-20. The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest insurance company in India. The LIC has released the LIC AAO Recruitment Notification on 2nd March 2019 for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officers (AAO) in various branches of LIC across India.

LIC Recruitment Notification Out 2019 – Apply Online for 590 AAO Posts

LIC AAO Recruitment 2019: Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has published notification for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) (Generalist/ IT/ Charted Accountant/ Actuarial/ Rajbhasha) vacancies. Those Candidates who are interested in the vacancy details & completed all eligibility criteria can read the Notification & Apply Online. LIC AAO Recruitment notification has already been issued for a total of 590 vacancies. There are many posts released under LIC AAO Recruitment such as Generalist, IT, CA, Actuarial & Rajbhasha. Candidates who wish to apply for any of the posts under the LIC recruitment 2019 should be well-aware of the changes introduced by LIC this year.

LIC AAO Recruitment: Important Highlight

Organization Name Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
Name of Post Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO)
Number of Vacancies 590 Post
Type of Job Central Govt. Job
Job Location Anywhere in India
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online
Stages Three (Prelims, Mains, and Interview)
Official Website

About LIC 

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest Life Insurance Company in India having 2048 Branches and 109 Divisional Offices.

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) will issue a notification for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Vacancies. You can find below the general terms and conditions for LIC AAO Recruitment.

LIC AAO Recruitment Notification: LIC AAO Vacancies

The category-wise LIC AAO vacancies for different posts are tabulated below:

Post Category-wise Vacancies
Generalist SC – 55ST – 35

OBC – 85

EWS – 35

UR – 140

Total – 350

IT SC – 25ST – 14

OBC – 36

EWS – 15

UR – 60

Total – 150

CA SC – 7ST – 5

OBC – 13

EWS – 5

UR – 20

Total – 50

Actuarial SC – 4ST – 3

OBC – 8

EWS – 3

UR – 12

Total – 30

Rajbhasha SC – 1ST – 1

OBC – 2

EWS – 1

UR – 5

Total – 10

Total 590

 LIC AAO Recruitment: Educational Qualifications

The applicant of LIC AAO recruitment should have a Bachelor/Master’s Degree from a recognized Indian University/ Institution.

The required educational qualification is different for different LIC AAO posts:

  1. LIC AAO (Generalists): The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.
  2. LIC AAO (IT): The candidate must be a graduate in engineering (Computer Science, IT or Electronics) or have completed his MCA or MSc (Computer Science) from a recognized university.
  3. LIC AAO (Chartered Accountant): The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. He should also have passed the final exam of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and be an Associate Member of the same.
  4. LIC AAO (Actuarial): The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university. He should also have passed Paper CT1 and CT5 plus 4 or more other papers of the exam conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India/Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.
  5. LIC AAO (Rajbhasha): The candidate must hold a Master’s degree in Hindi/English/Sanskrit with English/Hindi/English & Hindi as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s degree level.

LIC AAO Recruitment: Age Limit (as on 01-03-2019)

  • Minimum Age: 21 Years
  • Maximum Age: 30 Years
  • Age relaxation is applicable as per rules

LIC AAO Recruitment: Category Wise Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation (Years)
PWD (Gen) 10
PWD (SC/ST) 15
PWD (OBC) 13
Confirmed LIC employees Further Relaxation of 5 Years

LIC AAO Recruitment 2019 – Pay Scale

Applicants applying for the posts of “Assistant Administrative Officer” in LIC AAO 2019 will be receiving approximately the monthly emolument of Rs.56, 000 /- (inclusive of House Rent Allowance & City Compensatory Allowance).

Emoluments and Benefits: 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 wherever admissible depending upon the classification of the city, will be approximately Rs 56,000/- per month in ‘A’ Class city. Other benefits are Defined Contributory Pension, Special Allowance for passing Actuarial Examination, Gratuity, LTC, Cash Medical Benefit, Group Mediclaim, Group Personal Accident Insurance, Group Insurance , Vehicle Loan (2-wheeler/4 wheeler) as per rules, meal coupon, reimbursement towards cost of Brief case/leather bags, mobile handset, supply of dailies and magazines and tea/coffee, mobile expenses, etc. as per rules.

LIC AAO Recruitment: Important Dates

Events LIC AAO 2019 Important Dates
LIC AAO Online Registration & Payment of Application Fee 2nd March 2019 to 22nd March 2019
Download of LIC AAO Admit Card for Prelims 22nd April 2019 to 30th April 2019
LIC AAO Prelims 4th and 5th May 2019 (Tentative)
LIC AAO Mains 28th June 2019 (Tentative)

LIC AAO Recruitment: Selection Process

Recruitment of LIC AAO candidates is done through four steps:

  1. LIC AAO Preliminary Exam
  2. LIC AAO Main Exam
  3. Interview

LIC AAO Recruitment – Application Fee

Candidates applying for the exam in LIC AAO 2019 have to pay the application fee as follows

  • For All Others: Rs. 600/- + Transaction Charges
  • For SC/ ST/ PwBD Candidates: Rs. 100/-  + Transaction Charges
  • Pay Mode: Through Online by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets

LIC AAO Recruitment 2019 – How to Apply Online

Candidates those who are applying for the post of “Assistant Administrative Officer” in the LIC AAO 2019, can apply online by visiting the official website, follow the instructions given below

  • LIC AAO 2019 advises the candidates to ensure that they satisfy the eligibility requirements.
  • Eligible candidates can apply online from the link provided below.
  • Or the candidates can apply by visiting the Official Website of LIC AAO 2019 –
  • Click on the “Careers” link from the bottom link of the homepage.
  • Click on the “New Registration link”.
  • Apply online by providing the valid credentials and after successful submission of the online application, the user id and password will be generated.
  • With the User Id and password candidate can log in to download the “Admit Card” for the online examination.
  • Make online payment via a secured payment gateway.
  • After successful submission of the form take printout of the application for future reference.

LIC AAO Notification: Important links

Apply Online Login | Registration
Notification  English | Hindi
Other Details Click Here
Official Website Click here

LIC AAO Recruitment: Selection Procedure

Selection will be made on the basis of performance in the on-line test followed by a personal interview of short listed candidates and subsequent Pre-Recruitment Medical Examination.

1. Online Test: On-line test will be of objective type, multiple choice of two hours duration comprising of the following:
a. Reasoning Ability
b. Quantitative Aptitude
c. General Knowledge, Current Affairs
d. Computer Knowledge
e. English Language with Special emphasis on Grammar, Vocabulary, and Comprehension.


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Negative Marking under LIC AAO Recruitment Exam
i. There will be a penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth (1/4 ) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.
ii. Candidate must pass in each paper separately and also obtain minimum marks in the aggregate of the two papers to qualify for the interview. The minimum marks to be obtained in each paper and in the aggregate shall be decided by LIC of India.
iii. The marks obtained by the candidate in each paper and in the aggregate shall be arrived at after deduction of the marks for wrong answers.
iv. Appearing in the online examination or mere pass in the online examination shall not vest any right in a candidate to be called for Personal Interview.

2. Interview: i. Candidates who successful in the Online test will be called for an Interview. Candidate who does not obtain the minimum qualifying marks in the Interview shall be disqualified for further selection.
ii. The number of candidates to be called for interview will be about three times the number of vacancies to be filled in subject to availability of successful candidates in the online examination and will be purely as per their ranking in their respective category.

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LIC AAO Recruitment: Pre Exam Training 

OBC/ SC/ST candidates who wish to avail the benefit of pre examination training for LIC AAO Recruitment may register their name and other details with the Divisional Office of LIC of India convenient to them. The Divisional Office will inform the registered candidates, the date and venue of the training. Such candidates would have to attend the training at their own cost on the appointed dates and at the venue advised to them. Candidates are required to refer to the website under the tab “Careers” for address of the Divisional Offices of LIC.


LIC AAO Recruitment: Medical Examination Before Final Selection

Shortlisted candidates will have to undergo a Pre-Recruitment Medical Examination and if found medically fit, will be offered appointment.

LIC AAO Recruitment: Job Profile

Nature of Job under LIC AAO Recruitment

A newly recruited AAO will be on probation for one year which is extendable up to 2 years. In addition to this, before joining as a Probationer, candidates will be required to give an undertaking to serve LIC for a minimum period of four years from the date of joining (including probationary period).

In case a candidate fails to serve the minimum serving period, then he/she will be liable to pay damages of Rs.200, 000/-only (Rupees Two Lakhs only).

Essential Duties under LIC AAO Recruitment

  •  Formulating new schemes, inspecting policies
  •  Managing and filing Claims and Settlements
  • Coordinating with other departments, provide assistance
  • Perform any work specified by department head or administrative Officer.
  • Interact with Clients and provide them assistance.
  • Inspecting existing policies for errors or misleading fact.

Career Growth under LIC AAO Recruitment

LIC is one of the biggest players among the Public Sector Insurance Companies. Being an old company, retirements happen every year at the senior level. Hence, new recruits have a better than fair chance to move up.

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