LIC AAO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019

LIC AAO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2019: Life Insurance Corporation of India has released LIC Assistant Administrative Officer Recruitment 2019 notification in various disciplines to fill 590 vacancies. The Selection will be made in 3 stages ie. Online Preliminary Exam, Online Mains Exam and Interview. The Preliminary Exam is tentatively scheduled to be held on 4th and 5th May 2019. The details of LIC AAO Exam Pattern and Syllabus is given below:

LIC AAO Exam Pattern 2019 – Preliminary Exam:

Sl.No. Name of Tests No of Qns Max Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
3 English Language 30 30* 20 minutes
Total 100 70 1 hour

Note:

  • *Marks obtained in English is only qualifying in nature (ie minimum qualifying marks is 9 marks for SC/ST & 10 marks for Others) and Not counted for Ranking.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in Reasoning Ability & Quantitative Aptitude is 16 for SC/ST and 18 for Others.
  • Candidates 20 times the no of vacancy in each category will be shortlisted for Mains Exam.
  • The Preliminary Exam is common for all disciplines.
  • All questions will be bilingual ie in English and Hindi except English Language.

LIC AAO Exam Pattern 2019 – Mains Exam:

AAO (Generalists):

SL.No. Name of Tests No of Qns Max Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 30 90 40 minutes
2 GK & Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
3 Data Analysis & Interpretation 30 90 40 minutes
4 Insurance & Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 2 hours
5 Descriptive English (Letter & Essay) 2 25* 30 minutes

Note:

  • *Marks obtained in English is only qualifying in nature (ie minimum qualifying marks is 9 marks for SC/ST & 10 marks for Others) and Not counted for Ranking.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in Reasoning Ability and Data Analysis & Interpretation is 40 for SC/ST and 45 for Others.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in GK & Current Affairs and Insurance & Financial Market Awareness is 27 for SC/ST and 30 for Others.
  • All questions will be bilingual ie in English and Hindi except English Language.

AAO (IT/ Chartered Accountant/ Actuarial):

SL.No. Name of Tests No of Qns Max Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 30 90 40 minutes
2 GK & Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
3 Professional Knowledge 30 90 40 minutes
4 Insurance & Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 2 hours
5 Descriptive English (Letter & Essay) 2 25* 30 minutes

Note:

  • *Marks obtained in English is only qualifying in nature (ie minimum qualifying marks is 9 marks for SC/ST & 10 marks for Others) and Not counted for Ranking.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in Reasoning Ability and Professional Knowledge is 40 for SC/ST and 45 for Others.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in GK & Current Affairs and Insurance & Financial Market Awareness is 27 for SC/ST and 30 for Others.
  • All questions will be bilingual ie in English and Hindi except English Language.

AAO (Rajbhasha):

SL.No. Name of Tests No of Qns Max Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 30 90 40 minutes
2 GK & Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
3 Professional Knowledge 30 90 40 minutes
4 Insurance & Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 2 hours
5 Knowledge of Language (Letter & Essay) 2 25* 30 minutes

Note:

  • *Marks obtained in Language is only qualifying in nature (ie minimum qualifying marks is 9 marks for SC/ST & 10 marks for Others) and Not counted for Ranking.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in Reasoning Ability and Professional knowledge is 40 for SC/ST and 45 for Others.
  • The minimum qualifying marks in GK & Current Affairs and Insurance & Financial Market Awareness is 27 for SC/ST and 30 for Others.
  • All questions will be bilingual ie in English and Hindi.

LIC AAO Exam Pattern 2019 – Interview:

Marks obtained in Mains Exam only will be considered for shortlisting for Interview.

Selection Max Marks Minimum qualifying marks
Interview 60 For SC/ST For Others
27 30

LIC AAO Syllabus 2019:

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles & Seating Arrangements,
  • Direction Sense,
  • Blood, Relation,
  • Syllogism,
  • Order and Ranking,
  • Coding-Decoding,
  • Machine Input-Output,
  • Inequalities,
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol, Series,
  • Data Sufficiency,
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument).

English Language

  • Reading comprehension,
  • Antonyms and Synonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Parts of Speech
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Phrases and Idioms
  • Singular-Plural
  • Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers),
  • New Pattern Cloze Test,
  • Phrase Replacement,
  • Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles,
  • Connectors,
  • Phrasal Verb Related Questions,
  • Error Detection Questions,
  • Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.

Quantitative Aptitude/ Data Analysis & Interpretation

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart),
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations, Quantity 1, Quantity 2),
  • Number Series (Missing, Wrong Number)
  • Approximation and Simplification,
  • Data Sufficiency,
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

  • Indian Polity
  • Ancient, Medieval and Modern History of India
  • Physical & Indian Geography
  • Indian Economics
  • Environment & Ecology
  • Science & Technology
  • Current Affairs of National & International Importance with special reference to Schemes, Awards, International organisations, Sports etc.

Insurance & Financial Market Awareness

  • Fundamental Terms & Principles related to Insurance & Financial Market
  • History, Methods and Types of Insurance & Financial Market
  • Insurance companies & Its Regulator
  • Various schemes in Insurance
  • Current Affairs related to Insurance & Financial Market

Descriptive Paper

  • Letter writing (English / Hindi as per post)
  • Essay writing (English / Hindi as per post)

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