LIC AAO Syllabus 2023 (Life Insurance Corporation of India - Assistant Administrative Officer)

Candidates who are preparing for LIC AAO exams are advised to bookmark this page to prepare according to the official LIC AAO Syllabus 2023 (Generalist posts) for the Prelims & Mains Exam. If you know the syllabus and exam pattern for the exam, it will give you clarity about the exam and will help you to score good marks on the examination.

LIC AAO Last 6 Years Vacancy

Year LIC Total Vacancies
2023 300
2022 -
2021 -
2020 168
2019 590
2018 700
2017 650

Age Limit

The age of the candidate must not be less than 21 years and must not exceed 30 years. The minimum age of a candidate shall be 21 years (completed) as on 01.01.2023. The maximum age shall not be more than 30 years (candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.01.1993 and not later than 01.01.2002 both days inclusive only are eligible) Relaxations in upper age limit for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe(ST)/Other Backward Community(OBC)/ Ex-Servicemen/Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) /Confirmed LIC employees are given below in table-

Age Relaxation:

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD (Gen) 10 years
PWD (SC/ST) 15 years
PWD (OBC) 13 years
ECO/SSCO (GEN) 5 years
ECO/SSCO (SC/ST) 10 years
ECO/SSCO (OBC) 8 years
LIC Employees Further Relaxation of 5 years

LIC AAO Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Post Educational Qualification
LIC AAO (Generalist) The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.
LIC AAO (IT) The candidate must be a graduate in engineering (Computer Science, IT, or Electronics) or have completed his MCA or MSc (Computer Science) from a recognized university.
LIC AAO (Chartered Accountant) The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. He should also have passed the final exam of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and be an Associate Member of the same.
LIC AAO (Actuarial) The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university. He should also have passed Paper CT1 and CT5 plus 4 or more other papers of the exam conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India/Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.
LIC AAO (Rajabhasha) The candidate must hold a Master’s degree in Hindi/English/Sanskrit with English/Hindi/English & Hindi as one of the subjects at the Bachelor’s degree level.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2023

Recruitment Body Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
Exam Name LIC AAO 2023
Category Syllabus
Exam Date Prelims- 17th & 20th February 2023 Mains- 18th March 2023
Exam Level National
Mode of Exam Online
Negative Marking No negative marking
Duration 1 hour or 60 minutes
Selection Process Prelims- Mains- Interview
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LIC AAO 2023 Selection Process

There will be three stages of the selection process for LIC AAO Recruitment 2023. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase I) will not be added for the selection as the prelims exam is qualifying in nature. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the total marks obtained by a candidate in the LIC AAO Main Examination (Phase II) and Interview.

  1. LIC AAO Prelims Exam (Qualifying)
  2. LIC AAO Mains Exam (Scoring)
  3. LIC AAO Interview/Personality Test (Scoring)

LIC AAO Pattern 2023

To prepare a proper strategy, the candidates must know the complete exam pattern along with marks distribution, time duration, marking scheme, and subjects to be prepared. Check LIC AAO Exam Pattern for Prelims & Mains Exam from the below section and kick start your preparation for the upcoming LIC AAO Exam.

LIC AAO Prelims Exam Pattern

  1. The exam will be conducted online and the duration will be 1 hour or 60 minutes (20 minutes for each section)./li>
  2. There are 3 sections, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language. Each question is given 1 mark.
  3. There will be no negative marking in the prelims exam.
  4. LIC AAO Prelims is qualifying in nature.
Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

Note- English Language test will be of qualifying nature and the marks in English Language will not be counted for ranking

LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern

  1. Candidates appearing in the prelim exam will be shortlisted for the main examination.
  2. LIC AAO's main exam consists of Objective Test (300 marks) & Descriptive Test (25 marks).
  3. Both the exams will be conducted online mode.
  4. The descriptive exam will be through typing on the computer.
Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning 30 90 40 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
Professional knowledge 30 90 40 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 120 minutes
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)/ Legal drafting for AAO(Legal) 2 25 30 minutes

Note- Descriptive test of English Language etc. will be of qualifying nature and the marks in English Language will not be counted