LIC AAO Recruitment 2023 -Total Posts 300

LIC has announced 300 AAO posts.


(A) Important Dates :

Start date for Online Registration of Applications and Online Payment of Application Fee/ Intimation Charges :   15.01.2023  

Last date for Online Registration & Online Payment of Application Fee/Intimation Charges :   31.01.2023   

Download of Call Letter for Online Examination :   7 to 10 days before examination 

Dates of Online Examination – Preliminary (tentative) :   17.02.2023 & 20.02.2023 

Dates of Online Examination – Main (Tentative) :  18.03.2023


(B) Details of vacancies :


Total posts - 300 ( Out of which 27 posts are for EWS)

(C) Eligibility Criteria :

Age : 21 - 30 Years ( As on 01.01.2023)

Educational Qualification : “Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution”

(D) Selection Procedure :

Selection of Assistant Administrative Officers will be done through a three tiered process and subsequent Pre-recruitment Medical examination


(a) Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:

Preliminary Examination consisting of objective test will be conducted online. The test will have three sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows: 


The pattern of Prelim Exam is exactly the same as that of IBPS PO Exam, except for one change - " English Language test will be of qualifying nature and the marks in English Language will not be counted for ranking."

S.No Name of Tests No. of Qs Max Marks Min qualifying Marks (SC/ST) Min qualifying Marks (Others) Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1 English Language 30 30** 9 10 20 Minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 16 18 20 Minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 16 18 20 Minutes
TOTAL 100 70 1 hour

Candidates equal to 20 times the number of vacancies in each category, subject to availability, will be shortlisted for the Main examination. The minimum qualifying marks in each of the three tests of Prelim Exam, that a candidate needs to score, have already been fixed as can be seen in the table above.

(b) Phase-II : Main Examination:

Main examination will consist of objective tests for 300 marks and descriptive test for 25 marks. Both the objective and descriptive tests will be online. The objective test will have separate timing for every section. Candidates will have to answer a descriptive test by typing on the computer. Descriptive test will be administered immediately after the completion of the objective test. 

Name of the Test ( Not by sequence) No of Q's Max Marks Min qualifying Marks (SC/ST) Min qualifying Marks (Others) Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
Reasoning Ability 30 90 40 45 40 Minutes
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 30 60 27 30 20 Minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation 30 90 40 45 40 Minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness 30 60 27 30 20 Minutes
Total 120 300 120 Minutes
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25** 9 10 30 Min

“Descriptive paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who qualify in the objective part of main Examination” 


The minimum marks to be obtained in each Section and cut off marks for each section and in the aggregate shall be decided by LIC. Descriptive test of English Language etc. is of qualifying nature and marks in this test will not be counted for ranking. 


Knowledge of Language test will be of qualifying nature and the marks thereof will not be counted for ranking.

(E) Application fees/ Intimation charges (Non-refundable):

For SC/ST/ PwBD candidates Intimation Charges of Rs. 85/- plus Transaction Charges + GST

For all other candidates Application Fee-cum-Intimation Charges of Rs. 700/- plus Transaction Charges + GST