LIC AAO Syllabus 2019 - Analyze Previous Year Papers with Updated Exam Syllabus

Published on : 14th March 2019    Author : Meenakshi
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The official LIC AAO 2019 recruitment notification is out at the official gateway of LIC. The recruitment drive has once again started for the post of Assistant Administrative Officer also known as Apprentice Development Officer. Students can fill the online application form for the 590 vacancies of Generalist, IT, CA, Actuarial & Rajbhasha and endow their entries from 2nd to 22nd March 2019. Aspiring candidates can check the updated version of exam syllabus released by the Life Insurance Corporation of India.

Aspiring apprentices who wish to connect with LIC as a permanent employee and want to apply for the several posts of AAO can visit the LIC website and submit their applications till 22nd March 2019. To acquire further information about the premises of LIC AAO 2019 Syllabus and other details, candidates are advised to read the entire article and stay updated.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2019 - Highlights

LIC AAO 2019 examination notification is released now. Unlike the previous years, now it will be a three-stage process and students will be selected on the basis of their scores in all the rounds.

  • Mains exams have been launched as a new stage for the LIC AAO 2019 Recruitment exam.
  • Sectional timings have been initiated.
  • In the LIC AAO Mains Exam, subjects like Current Affairs and General Awareness have been added.
  • English Test is now mandatory to crack.  

LIC AAO Syllabus 2019 Structure

This year the examination pattern and syllabus of LIC AAO has been changed. According to the officials, this time three stages will be conducted for the examination i.e. Prelims, Mains, and Interview stage. Previously in the recent past years, only two stages were held- Online Test and Interview round. Make sure to check the entire major changes schedule by the Life Insurance Corporation of India.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2019

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LIC AAO Prelims 2019

The LIC AAO Preliminary exam is an objective type test consists of three sections:

  1. Reasoning Ability
  2. Quantitative Aptitude
  3. English Language

LIC AAO Mains 2019

The LIC AAO Mains exam has a sum total of five sections out of which four are of objective type questions and the rest follows a descriptive test.

  1. Reasoning Ability
  2. General Awareness & Current Affairs
  3. Professional Knowledge (for IT/ Chartered Accountant/ Actuarial/ Rajbhasha) and subjects of Data Analysis & Interpretation (for Generalists)
  4. Insurance & Financial Market Awareness
  5. Descriptive exam- English Language (Letter writing & Essay)/ Knowledge of Language (Descriptive) for Rajbhasha

LIC AAO Prelims Examination Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Ability

Mathematical Reasoning, Distance and Direction, Syllogism, Statements and Conclusions, Linear and Circular Sitting Arrangements, Mirror Images, Clocks and Calendars, Data Interpretation, Blood Relations, Puzzles, Coding-Decoding, Statements and Arguments, Alphabet Series, Number Series, Decision Making.

Quantitative Aptitude

Profit and Loss, Percentage, Number System, Simple and Compound Interest, Boats and Streams, Simplification, Average, Mensuration, Ratio and Proportions, Time, Distance, Work, Problems on Ages, Mixture and Allegation, Cistern and Pipe.

English Language

Antonyms and Synonyms, Direct and Indirect Speech,  Subject-Verb Agreement, Active and Passive Voice, Fill in the Blanks,  Parts of Speech,  Spotting Errors, Passage Completion,  Cloze Tests, Par Jumbles, Phrases and Idioms, Comprehension Reading, Sentence Improvement, Error Corrections, Singular-Plural.

LIC AAO Mains Examination Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Ability

Mathematical Reasoning, Distance and Direction, Syllogism, Statements and Conclusions, Linear and Circular Sitting Arrangements, Mirror Images, Clocks and Calendars, Data Interpretation, Blood Relations, Puzzles, Coding-Decoding, Statements and Arguments, Alphabet Series, Number Series, Decision Making.

General Awareness & Current Affairs

History of India, Indian Constitution, Awards, Honors and Recognition, National and International Organizations, Books and Authors, Inventions and Discoveries, Indian Economics, Countries, Capitals, and Currencies, Financial Institutions – National and International, Current Affairs – National and International, Indian Politics, Science and Technology, Geography, Important Days, Finance, Budget, and Five Year Plans, etc.

Professional Knowledge (for IT/ Chartered Accountant/ Actuarial/ Rajbhasha) and subjects of Data Analysis & Interpretation (for Generalists)

Subjects like Pie Charts, Line Graphs, Bar Graphs, etc.

Insurance & Financial Market Awareness

Students need to up-to-date with the latest policies, development project, news, and events of the country. In this section, participants have to solve questions based upon business, finance, Indian economy, insurance policies & laws, etc.

Descriptive exam- English Language (Letter writing & Essay)/ Knowledge of Language (Descriptive) for Rajbhasha

In this section students have to qualify letter writing and essay writing test.

LIC AAO Preliminary Exam Pattern 2019 -

The prelims exam consists of a Multiple Choice Questions and will be held via online medium. The exam will have three sections in total as follows:

Sections/Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

SC/ST

Others

Quantitative Aptitude

35

35

16

18

Hindi and English

20 minutes

Reasoning Ability

35

35

16

18

Hindi and English

20 minutes

English Language (special emphasis on comprehension, vocabulary, and grammar)

30

30

9

10

English

20 minutes

TOTAL

100

100

 

 

 

60 minutes

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LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern 2019 -

The mains exam will consist of the objective type questions and descriptive test. Four sections will be conducted by objective nature and the rest section will be held as a descriptive by nature. 

AAO Main Exam 2019 (Generalist)

Sections/Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

SC/ST

Others

Data Analysis and Interpretation

30

90

40

45

Hindi and English

40 minutes

Reasoning Ability

30

90

40

45

Hindi and English

40 minutes

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

30

60

27

30

Hindi and English

20 minutes

Insurance and Financial Market Awareness

30

60

27

30

Hindi and English

20 minutes

TOTAL

120

300

 

 

 

120 minutes (2 hours)

English Language (essay and letter writing)

2

25

9

10

English

30 minutes

Note: The obtainable marks in the English language will not consider while preparing the merit list.

AAO Main Exam 2019 (IT/ Chartered Accountant/ Actuarial)

Sections/Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

SC/ST

Others

Professional Knowledge

30

90

40

45

Hindi and English

40 minutes

Reasoning Ability

30

90

40

45

Hindi and English

40 minutes

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

30

60

27

30

Hindi and English

20 minutes

Insurance and Financial Market Awareness

30

60

27

30

Hindi and English

20 minutes

TOTAL

120

300

 

 

 

120 minutes (2 hours)

English Language (essay and letter writing)

2

25

9

10

English

30 minutes

Things to be Remembered -

  • Apprentices have to score well in both the sections (Prelims & Mains) in order to qualify the test.
  • Students who passed the objective part will go for the descriptive section.

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2 Comments

arathi - March 19, 2019REPLY

when sbi po notification will out

Exams Planner - March 19, 2019REPLY

SBI PO 2019 notification will tentatively release in April. Check out the banking section in Other Exams category for details of the exam.