LIC AAO 2021: Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Admit Card & Result

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Apr 19, 2021

LIC AAO 2021 tends to roll out 600-700 vacancies for the post of AAO (Assistant Administrative Officer) all over India. Every year, the Life Insurance Corporation Of India commences the national-level examinations to appoint for the distinctive segments. The LIC releases the instructions and guidelines every year as their official notice for the applicants to take note of the three mere phases of the recruitment procedure:- Online Exam, Individual Interview, Pre-recruitment Medical Test.

For the year 2020, the LIC AAO exam commenced on 4th April is postponed to the unwanted Covid-19 pandemic. However, shortly the applicants will get the official notification for the LIC AAO 2021 examinations. Meanwhile, all the relevant applicants can go through this particular article to get detailed overview aspects like the LIC AAO 2021 Highlights, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Imp Notes, Syllabus, and expected Cut Off scores.

LIC AAO 2021 Latest Updates & Formal Notice

The Life Insurance Corporation Of India (LIC) releases vacancies for the Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) for the below-mentioned post.

  1. AAO - Generalist
  2. AAO - IT
  3. AAO - Chartered Accountant
  4. AAO - Actuarial
  5. AAO - Rajbhasha

Applicants looking forward to enrolling for the LIC AAO 2021 must check out the official listings of the exam and relevant criteria. The official website notifies individuals with relevant segments in December 2020. For the upcoming examinations, applications must fill out the LIC AAO Application Form with necessary particulars in the same month.

Latest Updates:

  • April 19, 2021: Officer Scale I admit card has been released by GIC. Read more
LIC AAO Important Events

Important Events of LIC AAO 2021

LIC AAO Exam Procedure Relevant Dates
Official Exam Notice December 2020
Application Form Release December 2020
Online Admit Card February 2021
AAO Exam March 2021
AAO Exam Results April/May 2021

After gathering all the applicant data and application form, the LIC examination commission will release the approved Admit Card in February 2021. LIC AAO 2021 Admit card includes all the student credentials and particulars crucial from the exam point of view along with the allotted exam center details.

The exam will be scheduled in March 2021 while after a month or two, in April/May 2021 the results are released online. Also, it is significant to note that the LIC only inculcates the applicants’ application if it specifies any ONE post instead of applying for numerous post releases. However, the number of vacancies may vary according to the current scenario, and the requirements for the aspirants at the posting areas.

LIC AAO Eligibility

LIC AAO 2021 Eligibility Criteria

In this particular government exam by LIC, every test taking candidate has to mandatory fulfill the LIC AAO office drafted eligibility criteria. To take note here is that the candidate eligibility criteria vary from the division/segment/category of the exam an aspirate selects at the portal.

Moreover, the official Life Insurance Corporation Of India also has some clarifications along with the relaxations considering students in the aspect of some obligations. However, the minimum age criteria are mandatorily set at 21 while the maximum age criteria are set at 30. While the reserved class candidates can have age criteria relaxation up to distinctive years.

According to the selective exam segments, the eligibility criteria varies asper the criteria drafted below:-

LIC AAO: IT Division

The Information Technology segment in the LIC AAO 2021 requires a bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, or Electronics stream. Moreover, a master’s degree in the stream of MCA (Master Of Computer Application) or MSC (Computer Science) from any recognized college/university is required.

LIC AAO: Chartered Accountant

In the AAO - Chartered Accountant division, an applying candidate must need a bachelor’s degree from an institute registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). Along with it, articles presentation by ICAI official.

LIC AAO: Actuarial

The eligibility criteria for the LIC AAO - Actuarial requires four published papers under the official name of the Institute of Actuaries of India or from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK. Along with it, the membership number for candidate verification. Moreover, a passed paper CT1 and CT5 along with a bachelor’s degree is a must go for the exam.

LIC AAO: Rajbhasha

A LIC AAO - Rajbhasha officially requires eligibility of a Postgraduate master’s degree in English and Hindi with English or Hindi as one of the subjects in either of them at a bachelor’s level. Also, a Postgraduate degree in Sanskrit with English or Hindi as one of the subjects.

LIC AAO Application Process

Online Application Procedure LIC AAO 2021

How To Register & Apply For AAO?

For applying at the LIC AAO job vacancy, aspirants must register themselves at the online portal. The official site of the LIC has a “New Registration” section where the applicants must get the Admit Card to qualify for the rolled out job. Here are the steps to register which the aspirant can follow to complete the entire registration procedure.

  • First of all, visit the official site of LIC
  • Look out for the tab “New Registration”
  • The portal assigns a new Username and password to the aspirant
  • Now, enter the contact details like email address, phone number in the relevant section of the application form
  • Fill out all the additional details asked in the relevant section and select the category for the exam
  • Upload your photo id and signature and verify the details mentioned twice
  • Aspirants must use the preview tab once the details and relevant documents are uploaded for the identification procedure
  • Once, all the procedure are done accordingly, click on the ‘Payment Tab’ to make payments
  • Individuals can use their debit card credit card, NEFT, Mobile Wallets as per the mentioned payment details
  • Make payment as per the selection of the category and download the virtual application form in copies for the reference purposes

LIC AAO Application Fees

To take the LIC AAO recruitment exam, aspirants must do online payments at the time of registration at the official LIC portal. However, the application fees vary considering several factors and majorly the student category. Here are the 2020 mentioned charges which are tentatively identical for the LIC AAO 2021 examination.

  • For the SC/ST/PwBD category, candidates have to do the online payment of Indian rupees 1000 + GST + Transaction Charges which apply on a standard basis.
  • For the UR/OBC category, aspirants need to pay the LIC AAO application fees of 700 + GST + Standard Transaction Charges.
  • For Other Division Candidates, the LIC AAO application fees are kept 600 + GST + Transaction charges.
LIC AAO Admit Card

LIC AAO 2021 Download Admit Card

Every candidate must acknowledge the release of the online LIC AAO 2021 Admit Card and download it with reference copies. If you are not aware of the login steps and the Admit Card download procedure, check out the steps below:-

Step 1 - Visit the official site of LIC

Step 2 - Click on the LIC AAO “Admit Card” section

Step 3 - Aspirants will be redirected to the official login page

Step 4 - Candidate must log in with the registered user id and password

Step 5 - Download the ‘Admit Card’ along with the reference copies

LIC AAO Exam Pattern

LIC AAO 2021 Exam Pattern

Every year, LIC the Life Insurance Corporation Of India conducts the AAO examination usually in March. The LIC AAO 2021 is expected to have an identical exam structure with relevant changes as per the future updates from LIC. However, the basic exam pattern for the LIC 2021 AAO Exams are given here to get the acknowledgement for aspirants before taking the exam.

The LIC AAO 2021 Exam pattern is divided into two mere stages which need to be cleared by every candidate. Once, the results are out and the candidate manages to pass both the “Prelims & Mains” Exams, he/she is called for an in-person interview.

AAO Exam Pattern Preliminary Exam

Students can acknowledge the tentative pattern and qualifying marks for the LIC AAO Exam by the Official Board of Examinations. Here are the details for the same:-

  • Mode of the Prelim Exam - Online
  • Type of the Questions asked - Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Duration of the LIC AAO Prelim Exam 2021 - 60 Minutes
Test Total Questions Total Marks Qualifying Marks Test Duration
SC/ST Others
English Language Test 30 30 9 10 20 Minutes
Aptitude Test 35 35 16 18 20 Minutes
Reasoning Test 35 35 16 18 20 Minutes
Total 100 70 - - 60 Minutes

AAO Exam Pattern Main Exam

Once the aspirant clears the LIC AAO Preliminary Exam 2021, he/she gains the eligibility for appearing in the LIC AAO Main Exams. The candidate after passing the AAO Main Exam increases their chances to fill out the vacancy by clearing the individually taken interview. Here are the tentative details for the exam pattern:-

Test Total Questions Total Marks Qualifying Marks Test Duration
SC/ST Others
Reasoning Test 30 90 40 45 40 Minutes
Current Affairs, GK 30 60 27 30 20 Minutes
Professional Skills 30 90 40 45 40 Minutes
Financial Market Perception 30 60 27 30 20 Minutes
Total 120 300 - - Two Hours
LIC AAO Selection Process

LIC AAO 2021 Aspirant Selection Procedure & Acknowledgement

LIC enrolling freshers or experienced candidates at AAO must acknowledge the selection procedure for the relevant job profile in the relevant job segment. Aspirants are selected based on the Official In-Person Interview where every candidate is allotted their interview performance scores.

The selection procedure inclusive of the hiring of an aspirant is seen from the main exam scores and the overall interview performance and content delivery. After qualifying in the interview segment, the candidates have to clear a final test named Pre-recruitment Medical Test. To get the job in the LIC rolled out vacancies, the Pre-recruitment Medical Test is a must and final stage to be cleared by every aspirant.

The candidate is hired following the 1 year probation period from the date of joining at the relevant allotted job destination. LIC, Life Insurance Corporation Of India has all the rights to make relevant changes in the selection and recruitment procedure along with the probation period and its mere extension.

However, the candidate must be willing to sign a four-year bond inclusive of the probation period, instead, he/she shall be ready to pay the relevant fine in the worst-case scenario.

LIC AAO Salary

LIC AAO 2021 Tentative Salary & Benefits

The LIC Assistant Administrative Officer recruitment procedure provides the officers with a salary of LIC AAO Personnel is INR 32795/- every month along with the additional allowances. Moreover, in a class-A city, the allowance of a LIC Assistant Administrative Officer gets the total amount to around 57,000/- inclusive of the monthly salary. The LIC AAO personnel get several types of perks before and after the completion of their probation period based on the job division, segment, location, and area along with several other factors in mere consideration. However, there are the listed benefits that the LIC personnel can avail of along with the fixed salary amount every month.

  • Financial Allowance
  • Contributory Pension
  • Mediclaim Perks
  • Gratuity
  • Accident Insurance Cover
  • Hospitality Benefits
  • Vehicle Loan (Two/Four Wheeler)
LIC AAO Results

LIC AAO 2021 Exam Results

Once the phases of LIC AAO Exams are over along with the in-person interview, the descending order list of selected candidates is prepared. Moreover, major considerations for preparing this particular aspirant list is the Main Exams and the candidate performance in the individually taken Interview. Usually, the LIC AAO Results from tentative release dates are in the month of April of May 2021 at the official LIC AAO online portal.



Ques. Can I get selected without appearing for the Assistant Administrative Officer exam by LIC?

Ans. Every candidate must register, give prelims, mains, in-person interview, and pass the pre-recruitment medical test to get the job post.

Ques. In how many mediums, the LIC AAO 2021 exam accessible?

Ans. Tentatively, the medium under consideration of the 2021 exams are English & Hindi. However, official confirmations will give relevant detailed particulars.

Ques. Do aspirants have a chance to get the desired one for job postings?

Ans. LIC recruits the most knowledgeable candidates from distinctive areas of the nation, hence the posting site may vary on that particular region vacancy.

Ques. Can I fill out the LIC AAO application form after the deadline date?

Ans. LIC has strict rules and has assigned regulation to its employees, current operators all over the nation where relaxation in deadline is not accepted.

Ques. Do candidates have contemporary test duration?

Ans. In exceptional cases, there are services to intellectual disability and multiple disabilities relaxation for candidates during some difficulty in the exam procedure.

3 Months Crash Course

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


rudranarayan pradhan
Hiii iam BA pass out in deogarh .Iam Interested AAO exam
abdul nazir

There are various posts available under LIC AAO 2021 recruitment and eligibility criteria varies from one post to other. With BA qualificatiobn you will only be eligible for LIC Actuarial only on condition that you have four published papers under the official name of the Institute of Actuaries of India or from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK along with a passed paper CT1 and CT5.

shweta tiwari
when lic aao notification come??
abdul nazir

AAO exam will be conducted in March 2021 and no further notification for the next recruitment process is out yet. The details regarding registration, eligibility and exam dates will be intimated via notification on the official website at the right time. Before applying make sure to check the details of eligibility.

Hi i am pass out B.Com (computer applications) am i eligible for AAO exams
abdul nazir

Hi Vigneshwaran, Under LIC AAO, you are eligible for the post of Chartered Accountant Division with B.Com degree as academic qualification for rest of the posts is different. You must have passed B.Com from a college registered with ICAI to be eligible. Find other related details at LIC AAO 2021.

subbarayudu meesala
HI Am not able to apply for the post. Can any one provide the direct link
abdul nazir

Hi Subbarayudu Meesala, The application form notification has been released officially on the official website on December 2020. You can apply on the LIC official website to register yourself before the due date. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on March 2021. Find more details at LIC AAO 2021.

shivani k
When is LIC AAO 2020 exam ?

HI Shivani

The LIC AAO Exam Registration had already begun from December 2020. LIC AAo Exam will be conducted on March 2021. Visit on our official website of LIC AAO Exam to know more details about the exam.

sheetal chib
how to prepare general awareness for lic aao?
kavita rani

Hi Sheetal. Read newspaper, watch news channels, etc. are some of the ways that help you keep updated about the general awareness section.

when will lic aao result be declared?
kavita rani

Hi Priya. The results are declared soon after the exams get over. In case you are preparing for the exams, you can get all details related to the exam here.

what is the salary of lic aao?
kavita rani

Hi Priya. The LIC Assistant Administrative Officer recruitment procedure provides the officers with a handsome starting salary worth INR 32795/- each month along with the additional allowances. More details are mentioned here.

what is the work of lic aao?
kavita rani

Hi Priya.  LIC AAOs role include helping the Administrative Officer or the head of the department in supervising the general functioning of the department. Also they are responsible for analyzing currently running policies and planning new schemes and/or policies. Check out other details here.

what is handwritten declaration in lic aao?

Dear Priya

Greetings from Collegedunia. The handwritten declaration is meant for the acceptance of all the documents and information that you have mentioned in the Application Form in LIC AAO are correct. If it is found unfair or illegal, then a candidate will be exempted from the examination and further employment. For more details, kindly go through this link – LIC AAO 2021 Application Form Fill-Up Method

koyena biswas
what is sub category in lic aao form?
kavita rani

Hi KOyena. LIC AAO 2021 is expected to announce 600-700 vacancies for the post of AAO (Assistant Administrative Officer) all over India. Each year, the Life Insurance Corporation Of India commences the national-level examinations for different categories to appoint for the distinctive segments. More details related to the exam and sub categories are mentioned here.

koyena biswas
how to download lic aao admit card?
kavita rani

Hi Koyena. Refer to the official to download the admit card.


Dear Koyena Biswas

Greetings from Collegedunia. You can download LIC AAO Admit Card by visiting the official website of LIC AAO and mention your Registration Id and Password. You can download it with reference copies by visiting the LIC AAO official website. For more details, kindly go through this link – LIC AAO Admit Card 2021

dhananjay gurav
I pass out in Bsc IT. Can i Eligible for apply for AAO IT POST.

Hi dhananjay

Yes you can apply for the LIC AAO IT post if you have graduation in IT. For more details related to the eligibility criteria of the exam you can visit on our official website of LIC AAO Eligibility.

yallamilli aswini
Application last date ?

Hi Aswini

You can fill your LIC AAO 2021 application form till February 2021 the form will release on January 2021. For more information visit on our official website of LIC AAO 2021 to know all the details about the exam and syllabus.

uttam bishi
Passout in Ba can apply this post?

Hi Uttam

You can visit on our official website of LIC AAO Eligibility Criteria to know all the details about the eligibility and whether you qualify all the requirements for the exam.

jayalakshmi badiger
Can Civil Engineering completed student apply for the AAO post?

Hi Jayalakshmi

To apply for LIC AAO you need to be minimum of  21 years old and you need a bachelor degree in IT, Computer Science, or Electronics engineering. Civil engineers won’t be able to apply for the exam.

b r rajeev
Can Finel eyer students apply for this job?

Hello Rajeev,

No, a final year student can not apply for this post as the minimum required educational qualification is a Bachelor’s degree. You can only apply if you have the degree.