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Life Insurance Corporation ADO 2021: Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Admit Card & Result

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Mar 19, 2021

LIC ADO is known as Life Insurance Corporation of India Apprentice Development Officer. It is a sales administrative job. The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) is a reputed insurance group and investment company in India. It is the most valued government insurance company in India. The  Open Competitive exam is conducted for the recruitment of Apprentice Development Officer (ADO) once every year. It comprises of three stages- Preliminary, Mains and Personal Interview and conducted online. The application process is conducted through the official website of the Corporation. 

Highlights of LIC ADO 2021

Name of the Post Apprentice Development Officer (ADO)
Conducted by Life Insurance Corporation of India
Mode of Examination Online
Exam Level National
Medium of Language English, Hindi
Official Website www.licindia.in
Exam Frequency Once in a Year
Post Location All Over India
LIC ADO Important Dates

Important Dates of LIC ADO 2021

The online submission of the application of LIC ADO 2021 will start from March 2021. And the last date of submission of application form will be April 2021. Candidates for the post of ADO have to apply between March and April. The important dates for online application, Release of Admit Card date, Exam dates are given in the below table.

Events Dates
Starting date of LIC ADO online application March 2021
Last date of submission of application April 2021
Release of Admit Card June 2021
Announcement of Result August 2021
LIC ADO Vacancies

Number of Vacancies of LIC ADO 2021

Region Number of Vacancies
Eastern Zonal Office (Kolkata} 922
Central Zonal Office (Bhopal) 525
Southern Zonal Office (Chennai) 1257
Western Zonal Office (Mumbai) 1753
North Central Zonal Office (Kanpur) 1042
East Central Zonal Office (Patna) 701
South Central Zonal office (Hyderabad) 1251
Northern Zonal Office (New Delhi) 1130
LIC ADO Application Process

Application Process of LIC ADO 2021

To apply for LIC ADO 2021, Candidates have to apply online on its official website. To apply for the post, only one form is applicable for one candidate. The registration process will be held in two processes. In the first phase, Candidates are required to pay the application fees and in the second process, Candidates can fill the application form online and submit it. After submitting the application, Candidates have to take a printout of the application form for future reference. In the below-given points, the detailed Application process is being discussed:

  • Firstly, Candidates have to visit the official website www.lic.india.in to apply for the post of LIC ADO, 2021.
  • Secondly, Click on the link “New Registration “on the right bottom corner of the home page.
  • Thirdly, Candidates have to complete the registration process by proving the following details like Name, email id, address, contact number etc and upload scanned copy of passport size photograph and signature. The size of the photograph should be in between 20 KB to 50 KB and the size of the signature should be in between 10 KB to 20 KB.
  • Fourthly, the candidates must provide all the academic details.
  • Fifthly, Candidates have to submit the application form along with the application fees through Credit Card/Debit Card/ Online Banking. Candidates have to pay the fees online.
  • Lastly, the application process will be completed after successful payment of application fees. The details of registration fees and password for login will be sent to the Candidates email id.

Application Fees of LIC ADO 2021

The application process for Candidates belonging to the different category are mentioned in the below table:

Category Fees
SC/ ST/ PWD Rs. 50
For others Rs. 600
LIC ADO Eligibility

LIC ADO 2021, Recruitment, Eligibility Criteria

Academic Qualification:

The minimum educational qualification to apply for the post of LIC ADO is that a candidate must have passed bachelor degree or its equivalent in any stream from a recognised university.

Age Limit:

The minimum age limit to apply for the post of LIC ADO is 21 years and the maximum age should be 30 years specified by LIC of India. But there is relaxation for the Candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC category. The age limit for the different category is given table:

Category Age Limit
General 30 years
OBC 33 years
SC/ ST 35 years

Nationality:

To apply for the post of LIC ADO 2021, Candidates must be a citizen of India. It is one of the important eligibility criteria to apply for this post.

Work Experience:

The work experience level required for the post of LIC ADO, 2021 are:

Category LIC ADO Urban
LIC Employee Candidates must have three years of experience in a Grade- 3 post
LIC Agent Candidates must have 5 years of experience as a LIC agent
Open Category Minimum 2 years of service experience in life insurance sector

For LIC ADO rural, Candidates should have minimum of 5 years of service experience as a LIC Agent.

LIC ADO Admit Card

Admit Card of LIC ADO 2021

Candidates can get and download the admit card of the LIC ADO, 2021 on its official website. The process to download the admit card of both Preliminary and Mains examination are discussed below. The following steps to download the admit card are:

LIC ADO 2021: Admit Card of Prelims

Candidates can get and download the admit card of the LIC ADO, 2021 on its official website. The following steps to download the admit card are mentioned below:

  • Firstly, Candidates have to visit the official website of LIC India www.licindia.in
  • Next, Search the option “Career” at the bottom of the homepage.
  • Search for the link LIC ADO Prelims admit card and click on the link.
  • Login with the registered ID and password.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Lastly, download the LIC ADO, 2021 admit card and take a print out of it.

LIC ADO 2021: Admit Card of Mains

  • Visit the official website www. licindia.in
  • At the bottom of the homepage, search on the “Career” option.
  • Search and click on the link “LIC ADO Mains Admit Card”.
  • Enter the registered login ID and Password.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • After clicking the submit button, LIC ADO prelims admit card will be available on the screen.
  • Download the admit card and take a printout of the admit card for future references.
LIC ADO Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern of LIC ADO 2021

The LIC ADO exam pattern of 2021 will be available on its official website. The exam pattern is comprising of three phases- Written Exam, Personal Interview and Medical Test. The written test is an online test. It is a computer-based test. The written exam is based on two rounds: Preliminary and Mains.

The LIC ADO preliminary exams 2021 are held only for open category candidates and candidates who are existing employees of LIC and LIC agent are eligible to appear in LIC ADO Mains 2021 examination. The total duration of both the exam is 2 hours.

LIC ADO 2021, Prelims Exam Structure

Topic Number of Questions Duration
Quantitative Aptitude 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 20 minutes
English Language 30 20 minutes
Total 100 60 minutes/ 1 hour

LIC ADO 2021, Mains Exam Structure

The exam pattern of LIC ADO 2021 varies for different categories. To appear for LIC ADO 2021 Mains exam, candidates have to clear the LIC ADO 2021, Prelims exam.

Exam pattern for Open Category, LIC ADO 2021 Prelims:

The exam pattern for LIC ADO 2021 for belonging to open category are mentioned in the below table:

Topics Number of Questions Marks
Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability 50 50
General Language, Current Affairs and English Language 50 50
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness 50 50
Total 150 150

Exam pattern for LIC Employees, LIC ADO 2021, Mains:

Topics Number of Questions Marks
Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability 25 25
General Language, Current Affairs and English Language 25 25
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness 50 100
Total 100 150

Exam pattern for LIC Agent, LIC ADO 2021, Mains:

Topic Number of Questions Marks
Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability 25 10
General Language, Current Affairs and English Language 25 15
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness 50 125
Total 100 150

LIC ADO, 2021 Personal Interview

It is the second stage of examination. After clearing the LIC ADO Mains exams, Candidates will be called for Personal Interview. The Personal Interview consists of Aptitude based questions. The final merit list is prepared on the basis of aggregate marks obtained in Mains and personal Interview.

LIC ADO, 2021 Medical Test

Candidates who cleared the Personal Interview of LIC ADO, 2021 have to appear for Medical Test which is conducted by LIC India. Candidates who pass the Medical Test will be appointed for the post of LIC ADO exam.

LIC ADO Syllabus

LIC ADO 2021 Syllabus

Prelims:

Reasoning Ability Mathematical Reasoning, Data Interpretation, Decision Making, Number Series, Alphabet Series, Puzzles, Syllogism, Coding and Decoding, Distance and Direction, Blood Relations, Statements and Conclusions, Mirror Images, Clocks and Calendars.
Numerical Ability Simplification, Number Series, Quadratic Equations, Average, Percentage, Time and Work, Profit and Loss, Simple and Compound Interest, Time and Speed, Bar Graph, Pie Charts.
English Grammar, Vocabulary, Sentence Arrangement, Comprehension, Synonyms, Antonyms, Error Correction.

Mains Syllabus:

The syllabus of LIC ADO, 2021 consists of following sections:

  1. Reasoning and Numerical Ability.
  2. General Language, Current Affairs and English Language.
  3. Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness for Open Market Category.
  4. Elements of Insurance and Marketing of Insurance for Agents Category.
  5. Practice and Principle of Insurance Marketing for Employee Category.
LIC ADO Results

LIC ADO 2021 Results

LIC ADO 2021 result will be issued by the organizing authority of examination in online mode. The result is declared on the official website of LIC India. All the Candidates can log in in the website by entering their registration number and password to check the result. The details of Prelims and Mains result is discussed below:

Prelims Results

Candidates can get the Prelims Result online at the official website of LIC India. To get the results online, Candidates have to follow the following steps discussed below:

  • Visit the official website www.licindia.in
  • Search for ‘Career’ options below the homepage of LIC India.
  • Click the ‘Career options.
  • Find the link ‘Recruitment of Apprentice Development Officers 2021’ and click on it.
  • The LIC ADO 2021, Prelims link will be available according to Zones and Categories. Candidates have to search for the Zone and Category.
  • Enter Registration number and Password/ date of birth.
  • Enter image captcha and click on the submit button.
  • Result status will appear on the screen with cut off marks and marks obtained in LIC ADO 2021.

Mains Results

  • Firstly, visit the official website of LIC India.
  • Visit the homepage and search for the ‘career’ options.
  • Click the ‘Career’ option and follow the Recruitment link.
  • The mains result link will be available according to the Categories and Zones.
  • Candidates have to log in and enter the registration number and password.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Lastly, LIC ADO Mains result will appear on the screen

Cut Off of LIC ADO 2021

The Cut Off score of LIC ADO 2021, will be released by the authority after declaration of the result. The Cut off score will be declared on its official website. Candidates who secured marks as per the cut off will be declared the qualified candidates. Qualified candidates will be shortlisted for further selection. The cut off will be on basis of a number of candidates, category and other factors.

LIC ADO FAQs

FAQs

Ques. What is the minimum eligibility for LIC ADO?

Ans. The minimum eligibility for LIC ADO is to qualify three years of graduation or bachelor degree in any stream from a recognized university.

Ques. What is the age limit to apply for LIC ADO?

Ans. The minimum age limit to apply for LIC ADO, 2021 is 21 years and the maximum age limit is 30 years.

Ques. What is the mode of examination for LIC ADO?

Ans. The mode of examination for LIC ADO is Online.

Ques. How to apply for the post of LIC ADO 2021?

Ans. Candidates have to visit the official website of LIC India to apply for the post of LIC ADO.

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

Comments


18 Comments
A
arushi thankur
Is LIC ADO exam taken online or offline?
K
kavita rani

Hi Arushi. LIC ADO exam is taken in an online mode; both prelims and mains are computer-based test (CBT).

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divakar sharma
Are there any interview in LIC ADO exam?
K
kavita rani

Hi Divakar. Yes, all the candidates who have obtained minimum cut off marks in mains will be called for the personal interview. The final merit list will be prepared based on the overall marks obtained in mains and interview stages.

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gouri kumari
What is the minimum eligibility requirement, I am B. Tech candidate, am I allowed to give LIC ADO exam?
K
kavita rani

Hi Gouri. Candidates planning to give the LIC ADO exam must have passed bachelor degree or its equivalent in any stream from a recognised university. B. Tech pass-outs are eligible to give the LIC ADO exam.

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shivkumar dama
What is the main job responsibility of a LIC ADO?
K
kavita rani

Hi Shivkumar. An LIC ADO will be responsible for appointing individuals as Life Insurance Agents and supervising their work, performance along with providing them required training.

R
rohit kumar singh
Is there any seperate batch for the preparation of LIC ADO 2021?
A
abdul nazir

There will be coaching offered to qualify any exam under LIC including that of ADO. To be eligible you must have a valid Bachelor’s degree in relevant stream with age between 21 and 30 years.

S
surabhi s
What is the date for Preliminary Examination?
K
kavita rani

Hi Surabhi. The starting date of LIC ADO online application is March 2021, exam dates are not yet announced by the authorities.
Further details related to the same are mentioned here.
 

P
priya
Is the application Fee / Intimation Charges refundable?
K
kavita rani

Hi Priya. Application Fee is INR 600 for the candidates belonging to General category while its INR 50 for the ones belonging to SC/ST/PwD category.
Further details related to the same are mentioned here.
 

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vishal srivastav
I will complete my 5years as an agent in march. Can i apply under agents category in upcoming vacancy ?
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dummy

Dear Vishal Srivastava

Greetings from Collegedunia. Yes, you can apply for the Life Insurance Examination ADO post if you have completed as a LIC agent job with 5 years of experience. You can also apply if you have 3 years of experience in the Grade 3 post. The candidates must be 21 years of age to apply for Apprentice Development Officer. For more details, kindly go through this link – LIC ADO 2021 Eligibility Criteria

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priya
what type of questions asked in lic ado interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Priya. Personal Interview include Aptitude based questions. The final merit list is prepared based on aggregate marks obtained in Mains and personal Interview. More details related to same are presented here.
 

P
priya
what is the handwritten declaration for lic ado?
K
kavita rani

HI Priya. “I, _______ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.” More details related to the same presented here.
 

S
sourajit mukherjee
how to download lic ado application form?
K
kavita rani


Hi Sourajit. Candidates need to refer to the official website to download the LIC ADO application form. Post submitting the application, candidates have to take a printout of the application form as it will be required in the future. Further details related to the same are mentioned here.
 

S
sourajit mukherjee
how to download lic ado admit card?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sourajit. LIC ADO admit car will be made available on the official LIC website. Candidates need to tap on “LIC ADO admit card” link and mention their credentials to download the admit card. More detailed process to download the admit card is mentioned here.
 

A
ammar zaheer ahmed
how to prepare for lic ado interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Ammar. Some of the useful tips include dressing up formally, be punctual to the interview, stay motivated and most importantly listen to all the questions carefully before answering the same.

K
kesava
Hi, I have 1 year experience as a lic agent, is considered for this experience
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arvind kumar

Hi Kesava, Greetings. LIC ADO is known as Life Insurance Corporation of India Apprentice Development Officer. It will be considered by the authorities. For more details visit: LIC ADO

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arushi thankur
Will there be an interview after the written result?
K
kavita rani

Hi Arushi. The selection will be made based on the online test followed by an Interview of candidates who qualify in the on-line test and subsequent pre-recruitment Medical examination. ADO exam comprises of three stages including Preliminary, Mains and Personal Interview. Details are mentioned here.
 

N
neha
What is the date for the Main Examination?
K
kavita rani

Hi Neha. LIC of India will open several posts for ADO in 2021. The LIC ADO exam comprises of three stages including Preliminary, Mains and Personal Interview. The exam is expected to be held in June 2021. Check out more details here.
 

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neha
I am in my last year of graduation. Can I apply for LIC ADO 2021 Recruitment?
K
kavita rani

Hi Neha. The minimum educational qualification to give this exam is a bachelor degree or its equivalent in any stream from a recognised university. Other details related to the minimum eligibility criteria are mentioned here.
 

P
pradeepraje
What is the minimum educational qualifications for LIC ADO?
K
kavita rani

Hi Pradeepraj. The minimum age limit to apply for the post of LIC ADO is 21 years while the maximum age must be 30 years specified by LIC of India. Candidates belonging to the SC/ ST/ OBC category get age certain age relaxation as well. Other details related to minimum eligibility is mentioned here.