LIC: 530 Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Recruitment

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LIC AAO Recruitment

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) invites Online Applications for appointment to the posts of Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO)

Application Money at LIC Cash Collection Centres Starts:

March 21, 2009.

On-Line Registration Starts:

March 23, 2009.

Last date for acceptance of Application Money:

April 08, 2009.

On-line Registration Ends:

April 11, 2009.

Tentative Date of Written Test:

June 07, 2009

Name of the Post: Assistant Administrative Officer

Vacancies: 530

1. Generalists: 400

2. Chartered Accountant: 100

3. Actuarially qualified: 30

Eligibility (as on March 01, 2009):

Age: 21 to 30 years. [Relaxations in upper age limit for SC/ST/OBC/ECO/SSRCO/Persons with Disabilities/Confirmed LIC employees as per rules].


1. AAO (Generalist)

Bachelor/Master's Degree from a recognized Indian or Foreign University with a minimum of 55% marks in the aggregate in either of the Degrees which is relaxable to 45% in case of SC/ST candidates. If any University awards grades instead of marks, applicants should clearly mention the numerical equivalent of the grades in terms of aggregate marks.

Preference shall be given to candidates having professional qualification like CFA/ CS/FIIRM/MBA from recognized University or Institute.

2. AAO (Chartered Accountant)

An Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

3. AAO (Actuarially Qualified)

A pass in Seven or more Subjects (Papers) of the Examinations conducted by the Institute of Actuaries, London or the Actuarial Society of India (excluding Paper - CT9 - Business Awareness Module) as on the date of eligibility.

Scale / Emoluments and Benefits:

Basic pay Rs. 11,110/- per month in the scale of Rs.11,110 - 540(14) - 18670 - 560(4) - 20,910 (under revision) and other admissible allowances as per rules. Total emoluments will be approximately Rs. 18,250/- in a city like Mumbai.

Candidates who possess two years' post qualification experience as Chartered Accountant in reputed organizations as on the date of eligibility shall be eligible for two advance increments on their appointment as Assistant Administrative Officer (Chartered Accountant) in the Corporation.

Application Fee:

General: Rs.300

SC/ST/PH Candidates: No Fee.

Fee shall be payable in Cash during cash collection hours at any Cash Collection Center of LIC Offices viz. Satellite/Branch /Divisional /Zonal Office of Life Insurance Corporation of India. Demand Drafts/Cheques shall NOT be accepted. On payment of application fee, candidates will be issued a Miscellaneous Receipt containing details such as Transaction Number, Transaction Date, Branch Code & Miscellaneous Collection Number appearing on the Receipt issued to him/her. The receipt must be carried while filling up the application on-line so that the required details related to payment of fees can be filled correctly.

Selection Procedure:

For Assistant Administrative Officer (Generalists)

A Competitive Written Examination Selection will be on the basis of overall performance in the Written Test and Interview. Further, the appointment of candidates will be subject to his/ her being found medically fit in the pre-recruitment medical examination.

Written Test Pattern and Syllabus:

Paper I (Objective Multiple Choice)

1. Reasoning Ability

2. Numerical Ability

3. General Knowledge & Current Affairs

4. English Language with special emphasis on grammar and vocabulary.

Paper 1, 2 and 3 will be Bilingual i.e. questions will be both in English & Hindi

Paper II (Descriptive)

1. Test on Essay (can be written in Hindi or English)

2. Precis & Comprehension in English

Paper II is of qualifying nature and the marks obtained in this paper will not be counted for ranking. However, Paper II of only those candidates who obtain such minimum qualifying marks in each part of Paper I (as the Corporation may fix at its discretion) will be assessed.

Sample Paper:

You can click to download the Sample Paper for LIC AAO


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 written test and will be purely as per the ranking list (Total marks obtained in Paper I).

Examination Centre with Codes:

Candidates should indicate the Code Number/Name of the Test Centre in the appropriate column of the online Application form. No change of Centre will be permissible at a later date. The Corporation, for administrative reasons, however, reserves the right to direct the candidate to appear for Written Test at any Centre other than the one chosen by the candidate.

1. Agra 11

2. Ahmedabad 12

3. Allahabad 13

4. Bengaluru 14

5. Bhopal 15

6. Chandigarh 16

7. Chennai 17

8. Coimbatore 18

9. Cuttack 19

10. Dehradun 20

11. Dharwad 21

12. Gangtok 22

13. Guwahati 23

14. Hyderabad 24

15. Indore 25

16. Jabalpur 26

17. Jaipur 27

18. Jalpaiguri 29

19. Jammu 28

20. Kanpur 30

21. Kolkata 31

22. Kozhikode 32

23. Lucknow 33

24. Madurai 34

25. Mumbai 35

26. Nagpur 36

27. New Delhi 37

28. Panaji 38

29. Patna 39

30. Pune 40

31. Ranchi 41

32. Raipur 42

33. Shillong 43

34. Silchar 44

35. Thiruvananthapuram 45

36. Varanasi 46

37. Visakhapatnam 47

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates are required to log in to for submission of applications on-line. While filling the 'Fee Details' in the online application form, candidates are required to enter and check the following:

a) LIC Branch Code (Upper Left Hand Corner of the Miscellaneous Receipt) - Maximum 4 characters (Alpha Numeric).

b) Miscellaneous Collection Number - Maximum 6 Digits (appearing in the shaded portion of the Box).

c) Transaction Number (Tr. No.) - Maximum 8 Digits (appearing on the Left Hand Corner of the Receipt).

d) Transaction Date (appearing on the Upper Left Hand Corner of the Receipt)

On successful acceptance of appropriate validations in the online application form, candidates will be given a unique application Registration number which has to be quoted for all future references pertaining to this recruitment.

Call Letters for written examination for AAO Generalists:

Candidates eligible for written examination for the post of AAO Generalists will have to visit the website for downloading call letters for written examination from May 25, 2009 onwards by clicking "My Account". Information of important dates/change of dates, if any, regarding written examination, uploading of the call letters etc. shall be made available under "Notice Board" on the above mentioned website. Candidates are required to affix their recent recognizable photographs on the call letter, get it attested by a Gazetted Officer or Officer of a Public Sector Undertaking and bring it to the examination centre along with a photo copy of the same. The invigilator at the examination centre shall sign the original and the copy of the call letter. The original call letter shall be collected by the invigilator while copy will be retained by the candidate for future reference.

Download More Details and Apply Online:


  1. May I know the expected date of notification and number of post for recruitment of AAO(General) in LIC of India in 2014?

  2. Test paper.

  3. Is there -ve marking in lic aao exam.plz inform me that i can prepare acc. to that,

  4. plz send me sample papers of AAO on previous yr.

  5. please send previous question paper and then give a good tips for the examination then how to answere fastly......

  6. i m preparing for the post AAO in LIC. can neone send me the last years papers. which are the topics i have to prepare for the essay's. plz help me....

  7. HI... Sir, I am preparing for the post of aao in lic, pls tell me that is there any negaive marking in the paper 1st.
    pls send me previonspapers of lic aao.

  8. I am preparing for LIC AAO Exams..Please can u send me papers to my mail id..PLZ...........

  9. Kindly send me some model papers for working out (LIC AAO) exam ASAP.........

  10. plz send me previous paper of LIC AAO.

  11. Can any body mail me the previous years LIC question papers.

  12. please send me question paper of aao exam.

  13. i want previus paper of lic ao plz send it on my mail id
    plz reply on my mail id as early as
    ok thanks

  14. pls send me Reasoning ability and numarical ability and GK qusetions set for AAO LIC exam

  15. plz send me the previous question of GK for LIC AAO exam.

  16. can any body let me know weather any negative marking in AAO exam is present or not?
    Also please let me know the frequently stressed areas in the exam in all sections of paper I and paper II?

  17. Hi..
    Can please anyone tel us whether we have negative marks in LIC AAO exam.... its the question from many.. but no answers... pls help ppl...

  18. pls send me essay in hindi for exam AAO & sample questions of lic.

  19. I am MBA from Symbiosis distance learning and now i am working with birlasunlife Insurance from last 1 yr. Kindly suggest can I apply for the same....

  20. i have 50% in Bcom and 58% in MBA can i apply for LICAAO??
    Plz answer me

  21. please send me the previous paper of lic AAO

  22. i want sample english questions for lic aao exam

  23. mail me previos papers of lic aao

    • Hi Priyanka,

      If u had got the sample question for aao exams plz frwd the same.

      thanks & ragards,

  24. nd also tell me which books to read nd hw to prepare plz plz plz

  25. i wan to prepare for lic aao post exam so i want to know is der any coaching for tat nd wher in bang?

  26. iam preparing for the aao(generalists)
    sir,plz send previous papers and what are the books to prepare for english

  27. Hi,
    plz can u send me some sample question papers?
    N also suggest some books........plz

  28. is there is any negative marking in lic aao exam

  29. i dont know how to apply...please tell me

  30. please specify how to prepare for this

  31. I wnt to buy study material for varus banking & Insurence exam.
    Plz, conferm,
    Thanks Rgds,
    Abhay Kr Jha

  32. plz tell me i want to know is there any -ve marking in lic aao exam
    and what topics are included in numerical ability test

  33. I want to buy your study material for LIC assistant administrative officer. How I have to pay in Rupees.. I will transfer it to your account...will it come instantly to my mail..

  34. yes , you can apply for the post of AAO.

  35. hi, good evening....dear
    This is mandatory that the concern or organisation or institute from which you have done MBA must be approved by UGC/AICTE on indian norms, if that matches, u can apply else your candidature may be failed after passing the same.

  36. Dear friend,
    It is clearly written that Master Degree from recognised Indian or Foreign University or Institute.So MBA degree from foreign institute or foreign university,how will it come under UGC/AICTE norms?????????

  37. 1. In a division sum, the divisor is 10 times the quotient and 5 times the remainder. If the remainder is 46, the dividend is:

    (1) 4236

    (2) 4306

    (3) 4336

    (4) 5336

    2. If 1.5 x= 0.04 y, then the value of (y-x) (y+x) is:

    (1) 730/77

    (2) 73/77

    (3) 7.3/77

    (4) 703/77

    3. An employee may claim Rs. 7.00 for each km when he travels by taxi and Rs. 6.00 for each km if he drives his own car. If in one week he claimed Rs. 675 for traveling 90 km. how many kms did he travel by taxi?

    (1) 135

    (2) 155

    (3) 162

    (4) 170

    4. The square root of 3 + √5 is :

    (1) √3 /2 + 1/√2

    (2) √3 /2 - 1/√2

    (3) √5 /2 - 1/√2

    (4) √(5/2) + √(1/2)

    5. The mean temperature of Monday to Wednesday was 370C and of Tuesday to Thursday was 340C, if the temperature on Thursday was 4/5th that of Monday, then what was the temperature on Thursday?

    (1) 36.50C

    (2) 360C

    (3) 35.50C

    (4) 340C

    6. A certain number of two digits is three times the sum of its digits. If 45 be added to it, the digits are reversed. The number is:

    (1) 72

    (2) 32

    (3) 27

    (4) 23

    7. Three years ago the average age of A and B was 18 years. While C joining them now, the average becomes 22 years. How old (in years) is C now?

    (1) 24

    (2) 27

    (3) 28

    (4) 30

    8. If 2^(2x-1) = 8^(3-x), then the value of x is:

    (1) -1

    (2) -2

    (3) 2

    (4) 3

    9. A man's basic pay for a 40 hours' week is Rs. 200. Overtimes is paid at 25% above the basic rate. In a certain week, he worked overtime and his total was Rs. 300. He therefore, worked for a total of (in hours):

    (1) 52

    (2) 56

    (3) 58

    (4) 62


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