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LIC: AAO 2018 Exam Tentative Dates And Details

Candidate willing apply for the same will have to take up an entrance exam.

Sagar Mavani 

life insurance, LIC
Life Insurance Corporation of India

The (LIC) will be inviting applications for the posts of Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) in 2018. Candidate willing apply for the same will have to take up an entrance exam. The position of Assistant Administrative Officer is one of the key positions in the insurance sector. The candidates meeting all the parameters will have to submit their application form through the official website. Kindly read out the official notification (once released) before submitting their application form. The mode of exam will be online.

General Examination Pattern: The AAO is an online objective type entrance exam. The paper would comprise of 160 questions. A total of 300 marks will be allotted. The duration of exam will be 2 hours. Candidates will have to attempt three sections namely Reasoning Ability Test, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude Test, Current Affairs test, Computer Knowledge Test and English Language Test with special focus on Vocabulary and Comprehension. Keep in mind there will be a negative marking of 1/4th mark for every wrong answer.

Particular Dates
Release of official notification December 2017
Last date for Application Form Submission December 2017
Admit Card Issuance February 2018
Date of Exam March 2018
Final Results April or May 2018

Age: The minimum age of the candidate must be 21 years and upper age should not be above 30 years. Relaxation in age is applicable for all the reserved candidates (years); for SC/ ST category (5), OBC candidates (3), PwD General (10), PwD OBC (13) and PwD SC/ ST (15). (*Public Works Department-Pwd).

Educational Qualification: A bachelor degree in any stream from a university/Institution recognized by Parliament or State Legislature.

Roles and Responsibilities of an Assistant Administrative Officer:
  • Constructing new schemes, inspecting policies
  • Managing the tasks related to Claims and Settlements
  • Coordinating with and assisting other departments
  • Performing works quantified by the department head or Administrative Officer.
  • Interacting with and assisting the clients.
  • Inspecting current policies for errors or misleading fact.
Online Application: The interested candidates will have to register on the official site of by clicking “Click here for New Registration” link. Then they will have to upload the scanned copy of photograph and signature as per specifications, followed by verification of the details and clicking on the Submit button. Then the candidate will be redirected to the Pay section where they will have to pay the mandatory fee before the final submission. At last, the candidate will be asked to print the form out for future reference.

Fees: Rs 600/ (Rs 100/ for candidates belonging to SC/ST category). It can be through only from the official portal of i.e. through Debit Cards/Credit Cards/Internet Banking/ IMPS/ Cash Cards.

Admit card: Admit Certificate or Admit Card which has to be produced at the exam centre will be available in the month of February 2018. No candidate will be allowed to appear in the examination hall without a valid Admit Card. of the claims made in the application as and when demanded by the Commission.

For more updates on the exam, check out this Notifications page here.

About LIC:
Established in Kolkata in 1818 by Anita Bhavsar and others, (LIC) is an Indian state-owned insurance group and investment company headquartered in Mumbai. It is the largest insurance company in India with an estimated asset value of Rs. 1,560,482 crores. It aims to spread Life Insurance widely and in particular to the rural areas and to the socially and economically backward classes with a view to reaching all insurable persons in the country and providing them adequate financial cover against death at a reasonable cost.

First Published: Mon, September 04 2017. 14:52 IST