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LIC AAO 2019: Notification, Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Salary, FAQs

Posted on :April 16th 2019, 7:01 am

LIC AAO 2019 Notification: The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest insurance company in India. The LIC has released the LIC AAO 2019 Recruitment Notification on 2nd March 2019 for the recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officers (AAO) in various branches of LIC across India. Online registration for LIC AAO 2019 has already started and the last date to fill up the LIC AAO application form is 22nd March 2019.

Aspiring candidates who wish to join LIC as AAO (Generalist/IT/Chartered Accountant/Actuarial/Rajbhasha) must read the LIC AAO recruitment notification to see if they fulfill all the LIC AAO eligibility criteria. They must also have a clear idea about the important dates, registration process, LIC AAO exam pattern, LIC AAO syllabus, admit card, etc. This article provides all the necessary information regarding LIC AAO 2019 notification. Read on to find out.

LIC AAO 2019 Notification: Important Dates

The important dates for LIC AAO 2019 recruitment are as under:

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 Eligibility Criteria

Before filling up the LIC AAO online application form, candidates must check if they fulfill the LIC AAO eligibility criteria. As per the LIC AAO notification 2019, candidates must meet the following criteria (as on 1st March 2019):

Nationality: A candidate must be a citizen of India

Age Limit: The age of candidate must not be less than 21 years and must not exceed 30 years

Educational Qualification: A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree from a recognized university or institute.

Post

Educational Qualification

AAO (GENERALIST)

“Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution

AAO (IT)

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

AAO (CA)

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized Indian University/Institution and Candidate should have passed Final Examination of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and completion of Articles as presented by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

AAO (ACTUARIAL)

Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution and 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 i.e. 1st March, 2019

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

 

LIC AAO 2019 Notification: LIC AAO Application Fee

The LIC AAO application fee for different categories are tabulated below:

Category

Application Fee

General

Rs 600

SC/ST/PwBD

Rs 100

Payment of application fee can be made using:

  1. Credit Card
  2. Debit Card
  3. Internet Banking

LIC AAO 2019 Notification: LIC AAO 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 Vacancy 2019

Life Insurance Corporation of India has introduced a total of 590 vacancies for the post of AAO through LIC AAO 2019. Let's have a look at the detailed vacancy for LIC AAO 2019 Exam.

Post

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

UR

Total

PwBD

LD

VI

HI

ID/MD

AAO (GENERALIST)

55

35

85

35

140

350

3

5

4

2

AAO (IT)

25

14

36

15

60

150

1

 

1

4

AAO (CA)

7

5

13

5

20

50

 

1

1

 

AAO (ACTURIAL)

4

3

8

3

12

30

1

     

AAO (RAJBHASHA)

1

1

2

1

5

10

1

     

TOTAL

92

58

144

59

237

590

6

6

6

6

 

LIC AAO Salary: LIC AAO Payscale

The LIC AAO pay scale is as under:

32795 – 1610 (14) – 55335 – 1745 (4) – 62315

  • This means the initial Basic Pay of LIC AAO is Rs 32,795 per month.
  • There is an annual increment of Rs 1,610 for the next 14 years.
  • Basic Pay after 14 years will be Rs 55,335.
  • Then there will be an annual increment of Rs 1,745 for the next 4 years.
  • Basic Pay after the next 4 years will be Rs 62,315.
  • In addition to the Basic Pay, there are other allowances which are calculated as a percentage of the Basic Pay based on the location of posting. The total LIC AAO salary is the sum of the Basic Pay and these allowances.

LIC AAO Salary: Allowances And Other Benefits

The various allowances that are part of LIC AAO salary are tabulated below:

LIC AAO Salary: Other Allowances

House Rent Allowance (HRA)

The HRA depends upon the job location. Based on whether the LIC AAOs are posted in metropolitan cities, big cities or other locations, the HRA can be 9%, 8% or 7% of the LIC AAO Basic Pay.

City Compensatory Allowance (CCA)

This too depends upon the job location and can be 4%, 3% or 0% of the LIC AAO Basic Pay.

Dearness Allowance (DA)

The DA is revised quarterly based on the Consumer Price Index. This component of LIC AAO Salary forms around 40% of the Basic Pay. Since CPI depends upon inflation rates, the DA can increase or decrease based on that.

 

LIC AAO Job Profile/Work Nature

The Work of an LIC AAO is centered around executing administrative tasks such as:

  • Devising New schemes.
  • Inspecting various policies.
  • Interacting with Clients.
  • Filing and Management of Claims.
  • Inter-Department Communications w.r.t to schemes and policies.
  • Executing various intangible tasks as directed by Manager. (AO or BM).
  • If you are posted as AAO Specialist, you would be posted in a specific department within the organization viz. Marketing, Sales, Claims etc as specified above.

 

LIC AAO FAQs

1.  What are the posts available on this recruitment project?

The post which will be available in this recruitment project by LIC AAO are as follows:

Generalist - 350

IT - 150
Chartered Accountant (CA) - 50

Actuarial - 30

Rajbhasha - 10

 

 2.  When will be the exam conducted?

The Tentative dates for Preliminary Exam is expected to be held on 4th & 5th May 2019.

The Tentative dates for Main Exam 28th June 2019.

 

3.  How many vacancies are there?

The number of vacancies is 590 for AAO in LIC.

 

4.   Is there any provision for EWS?

Yes! Separate vacancies are mentioned for  EWS Quota. Please refer LIC AAO 2019 official notification for details.

 

5.  When will the registration start?

Registration will begin from 2nd March 2019.

 

6.  What is the last date to apply for this post?

The last date to apply for this post is 22nd March 2019.

 

7.  What is the selection procedure of LIC AAO 2019?

The selection for AAO will be done through a three-tiered process:

Phase I - Preliminary Examination (Objective)

Phase II - Main Examination (Objective + Descriptive)
Phase III - Interview

 

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

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

 

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

Minimum Age: 21 years
Maximum Age: 30 years, as on 01.03.2019.

i.e. a candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.03.1989 and not later than 01.03.1998 (both dates inclusive).