LIC ADO 2020

Aug 20, 2019 - 17:01

LIC ADO 2020 Notification, Exam Pattern, Syllabus Dates

LIC ADO Recruitment 2020 Notification for all Eight Zones have been issued by the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC). Check here application process, eligibility criteria, age limit, selection process, application fee, etc. LIC has started the LIC ADO Recruitment 2020 Online Application porcess through its official portal. The candidates who are interested to apply for LIC ADO 2020 can visit the career page of the Corporation. The last date of application is 09 June 2020.

An LIC ADO Recruitment Notification has been released, according to which the Life Insurance Corporation of India is inviting applications for 8581 Apprentice Development Officer (ADO) Posts in the various Divisional Offices under Western Zonal Offices, Maharashtra. However, the notification have not released in the official website yet. It is expected the notification will be today i.e. on March 2020 on its official website.

Click to View LIC Official Website for LIC ADO

 LIC ADO Vacancy 2020 : 8581

The number of vacancies is 8581 (approx.) for ADO in LIC spread across 8 zones within the country.  Zone wise vacancies are as follow. :

Zones
LIC ADO Vacancy
Central Zonal Office, Bhopal
525
Eastern Zonal Office, Kolkata
922
 East Central Zonal Office, Patna
701
Northern Zonal Office, New Delhi
1130
North Central Zonal Office, Kanpur
1042
Southern Zonal Office, Chennai
1257
South Central Zonal Office, Hyderabad
1251
Western Zonal Office, Mumbai
1753
Total
8581
 

LIC ADO 2020 : Exam Dates

LIC ADO 2020 online application process will start from 20th May 2020 and the Online Preliminary exam is scheduled to be held on 6th & 13th July 2020, while the LIC ADO Mains exam will be held on 11th August 2020. The important dates for LIC ADO 2020 Exam are as follows:

Event
Dates
Apply Online Begins
March 2020
Last Date to Apply Online
April 2020
LIC ADO Admit Card Download
June 2020
LIC ADO Exam Date 2020(Prelims)
July 2020
LIC ADO Exam Date 2020(Mains)
September 2020
LIC ADO Prelims Result 2020
September-October 2020(Expected)
 

LIC ADO 2020 : Eligibility Criteria  

LIC ADO Eligibility Details: Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest Life Insurance Company in India having 2048 Branches and 109 Divisional Offices. LIC recruits Apprentice Development Officers in the jurisdiction of the various Divisional Offices under nine different Zones. The following are the eligibility details…

Eligibility Criteria:

Nationality: The candidate should be an Indian Citizen.

Age limit: The minimum age limit is 21 years and maximum 30 years.

Educational Qualification:
i. For Employees category and Agents category: Bachelor’s Degree of a University in India established under a statute or a foreign university approved for the purpose or the Fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai.
ii. For Other Category: Bachelor’s Degree of a University in India established under a statute or a foreign university approved for the purpose or the Fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai.
iii. Preference may be given to those applicants who possess Masters Degree in Business Administration in Marketing or Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing from a University in India established under Statute or by an Institute approved by All India Council for Technical Education or a recognized Institution.

Relaxation of Upper Age Limit:

Sr.No Category Age Limit
1. SC/ST Candidates 35
2. OBC Candidates (Other than those in the creamy layer). 33
3. LIC Employee who is not a member of a SC or a ST or OBCs 42
4. LIC Employee who is a member of an OBCs(Other than those in the creamy layer). 45
5. LIC Employee who is a member of a SC or ST. 47
6. LIC Agent who is not a member of SC or ST or OBCs. 37
7. LIC Agent who is a member of an OBCs(Other than those in the creamy layer). 40
8. LIC Agent who is a member of a SC or a ST. 42
9. Ex-serviceman 30, increased by the number of years of service in the armed forces subject to maximum age of 45 years for OBCs  and 47 years for SC/ ST and Maximum of 42 years in other than SC, ST, OBC cases.
10 All Others 30
 

LIC ADO 2020 : Exam Pattern

LIC ADO 2020 will be conducted in three phases:

  • Prelims Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Interview Process

It is to be noted that applicants for LIC ADO 2020 can fall under the following categories:

Employee Category: Individuals who are full-time, salaried employees of LIC (in Class III)

Agents Category: Individuals who work as agents under LIC

Open Market Category: All other candidates

Let's have a look at the exam pattern for different posts offered through LIC ADO 2020 exam.

LIC ADO 2020 Exam Pattern for Open Market Category

The exam pattern of LIC ADO 2020 recruitment for Open Market Category candidates includes two phases – Preliminary & Mains. Both the exams will be Objective in nature and will be conducted online.

LIC ADO Prelims 2020
Section
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
Duration
Medium of exam
Reasoning Ability
35 MCQs
35
20 minutes
English & Hindi
Numerical Ability
35 MCQs
35
20 minutes
English & Hindi
English
30 MCQs
30
20 minutes
English
Total
100 MCQs
70
1 Hour
-
Note: English Language section will be qualifying in nature and its marks will not be counted for final ranking.
LIC ADO Mains 2020
 Section
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
Medium
Duration
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability
50
50
English & Hindi
120 minutes
GK, Current Affairs and English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar and vocabulary
50
50
English & Hindi
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector
50
50
English & Hindi
Total
150
150
-
2 Hours
 

LIC ADO 2020 Exam Pattern for LIC Agents & Employees

The recruitment of LIC ADO 2020 from LIC Agents and LIC Employees will be done through single phase Mains Examination.

Exam Pattern for LIC Agents
Section
No of Questions
Maximum Marks
Medium of exam
Duration
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability
25
10
English & Hindi
Composite 120 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs and English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar and vocabulary
25
15
English & Hindi
Elements of Insurance and Marketing of Insurance
50
125
English & Hindi
Total
100
150
-
2 Hours
Exam Pattern for LIC Employees
Section
No of Questions
Maximum Marks
Medium of exam
Duration
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability
25
25
English & Hindi
Composite 120 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs and English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar and vocabulary
25
25
English & Hindi
Practice and Principle of Insurance Marketing
50
100
English & Hindi
Total
100
150
-
2 Hours

Interview: Marks obtained by the candidate in the Mains Examination will be considered for his or her shortlisting in the Interview and the marks obtained in Main Examination as well as in Interview will be considered for final merit listing of candidates.

LIC ADO 2020 : Syllabus

LIC ADO Syllabus: Candidates appearing for the LIC ADO 2020 exam need to have a clear knowledge of LIC ADO syllabus. In this article, we are covering LIC ADO Syllabus for Apprentice Development Officer (ADO) [Employee Category, Agents Category and Open Market Category]. This will help you to prepare for LIC ADO 2020 Exam. Let's have a look at the detailed Syllabus for LIC ADO 2020 Preliminary & Mains Exam.

LIC ADO Syllabus for Prelims Exam

LIC ADO Syllabus: Reasoning

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning

LIC ADO Syllabus: Numerical Ability

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns)

LIC ADO Syllabus: English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fillers
  • Cloze Test
  • Sentence Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Word Usage
  • Phrase/Connectors
  • Paragraph related question (Para connectors, para completion, para restatement, paragraph inference, para fillers)

LIC ADO Syllabus for Mains Exam

LIC ADO Syllabus: Numerical Ability

  • Simplification & Approximation
  • Number Series
  • Inequality (Quadratic & Quantity based)
  • Partnership
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Mixtures & Allegations
  • Average & ages
  • Time and Work
  • Pipe and Cistern
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time & Distance
  • Boat & stream
  • Permutation, Combination &Probability
  • Mensuration (2D&3D)
  • Data Interpretation ( Bar, line, pie, mixed, missing, arithmetic, caselet )
  • Data Sufficiency

LIC ADO Syllabus: Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzle
  • Direction sense
  • Syllogism
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Input-Output
  • Blood Relation
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Inequalities
  • Logical Reasoning((Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Statement & Conclusion, Argument, and Cause & Effect)

LIC ADO Syllabus: Financial Awareness

  • Indian Financial Market
  • Capital markets and the government
  • Money Market
  • stock markets and bond markets
  • The role of money markets in the financial system
  • Derivatives markets and private investing
  • Primary markets and secondary markets
  • The study of the foreign exchange interbank market
  • Mutual Funds
  • Insurance Industry
  • Regulatory Agencies
  • Insurance Industry
  • Special Statutes for Certain Financial Intermediaries
  • Establishment of FSDC
  • Financial Stability and Development Council
  • International Financial Organization

LIC ADO Syllabus: Insurance Market Awareness

  • Introduction of Insurance
  • History of Life Insurance
  • History of General Insurance
  • Know About IRDAI
  • Types of Insurance
  • Indian Insurance Market
  • ULIP (Unit Linked Insurance Plan
  • Public Sector Insurance Companies
  • Glossary of Insurance Terms
  • Private Sector Insurance Companies
  • Employment State Insurance Scheme (ESIS)
  • Abbreviations related to Insurance Industry
  • Other Important Topics Related to Insurance Awareness
  • Schemes Related to Insurance (PMFBY, PMJJBY, PMSBY etc.)
  • Insurance Current Affairs
  • Insurance Ombudsman, Bancassurance
  • Current insurance schemes

LIC ADO 2020 : Pre Exam Training

There is no Pre exam training given to the LIC ADO aspirants of any category or so.

LIC ADO 2020 : Interview Detail

Marks scored in the Main Examination only will be measured to shortlist for interview and marks scored in Main Examination + marks obtained in Interview will be considered for final merit listing of candidates. Maximum Interview marks are 37.

LIC ADO 2020 : Salary Structure

The LIC ADO payscale is as follows:

21865-1340(2)-24545-1580(2)-27705-1610(17)-55075.

This means, on being appointed as an Apprentice Development Officer, the Basic Pay will be Rs. 21,865/- per month (except for Employee Category Candidates).

There will be an annual increment of Rs. 1340/- for the next two years. At the end of two years candidates, the Basic Pay will be Rs. 24545/-.

After this, there will be an annual increment of Rs. 1580/- for the next two years. The Basic Pay will be Rs. 27705/- at the end of two years.

Then there will be an annual increment of Rs. 1610/- for the next 17 years. At the end of 17 years, the Basic Pay will be Rs. 55075/-.

In addition to the Basic Pay, the LIC ADO salary will also include various allowances and other benefits.

Combining all these, the LIC ADO will be paid Rs. 37,345/- per month in ‘A’ Class City (LIC ADO Salary – approximate amount).

LIC ADO 2020 : Application Fees

In order to complete the LIC ADO registration, candidates must make the payment of LIC ADO application fee:

Category
LIC ADO Application Fee
For SC/ST Candidates
Intimation Charges of Rs.50/- plus Transaction Charges  
For Non-SC/ST Candidates
Fees and Intimation Charges of Rs.600/- plus Transaction Charges.
 

LIC ADO 2020 : Admit Card & Other Info

LIC ADO Admit card 2020 is the most essential document that needs to be carried to the examination center. So, take a look at the steps to download the LIC ADO admit card from the official website:

Step 1: Go to official website of LIC India to download your admit card (Click on above mentioned link).

Step 2: Click on "CAREERS" link by scrolling down the official page.

Step 3: Click on the Admit Card Download link provided on the page.

Step 4: Enter your Registration Number/Roll Number and D.O.B./Password.

Step 5: Click on "SUBMIT" button

Step 6: LIC ADO Admit Card will be displayed on your screen. You can save the Admit Card in Pdf format or take a printout of the same as per your choice.

LIC ADO 2020 : Result

Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has released the LIC ADO Result for preliminary exam which was conducted on July 2020. Team IBT congratulate all the Selected Students for LIC ADO Mains. The official link for LIC ADO Result for Prelims exam has been mentioned below.
 
Step to check the LIC ADO 2020 Result
1) Click on the link given below
2) You can also visit the official site
3) Click on the result link of the state from which you have applied
4) Press ctrl+F and search your name

LIC ADO 2019 RESULT-DIRECT LINK
 
Region Link
North Zone UR Click Here
North Zone SC Click Here
South Zone SC Click Here
South Central Zone UR Click Here
South Central Zone SC Click Here
West Zone UR Click Here
 

LIC ADO 2020 : Previous year Exam Cutoff

Last time the LIC ADO was conducted in the year 2015. In order to understand what could be this year LIC ADO cut off, refer the LIC ADO 2015 cutoff from here. A sectional-wise LIC ADO cutoff and an overall LIC ADO Cutoff was released.

LIC ADO Cutoff Online Exam 2015

Category Marks
General 60
OBC 52
SC 47
ST 40
 

LIC ADO Cutoff Interview 2015

Category Marks
General 75
OBC 66
SC 63
ST 45
 

Final LIC ADO Cutoff 2015

Category Marks
General 135
OBC 128
SC 115
ST 85
 

LIC ADO Exam 2020 : FAQ’s

1. Will the exam be conducted online or offline (OMR Based)?

Answer: Common Written Exam for LIC ADO will be conducted online (Both Prelims and Mains).

2. What is the age criteria to apply in this common written exam?

Answer: Minimum Age: 21 years

Maximum Age: 30 years, as on 1st May 2020.

i.e. a candidate must have been born not earlier than 2nd May 1989 and not later than 1st May 1998 (both dates inclusive).

3. Is there a negative marking in LIC ADO 2020 exam?

Answer: There will be no negative marking in LIC ADO 2020 exam.

4. Is LIC ADO a government job?

Answer: Yes, the LIC ADO is a Government job. The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is an Indian state-owned insurance group and investment company headquartered in Mumbai.

5. How can I crack LIC ADO?

Answer: The candidate should take into the consideration the above mentioned exam pattern and syllabus and a thorough preparation will help you get going in the LIC ADO 2020 exam.

6. When will be the LIC ADO 2020 result released?

Answer: The Result of LIC ADO 2020 will be announced in the month of September/October 2020

7. What is the expected LIC ADO 2020 cut off?

Answer: The LIC ADO 2020 cut off will be decided by the Life Insurance Corporation itself after considering different criterion and candidates’ performance.

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