As the year comes to an end, the most awaited LIC AAO 2016 recruitment notification has been published.Just like a bank officer, the Assistant Administrative officers (AAO) post is among the important position in insurance sector.LIC formed in 1956 is now one of the largest public sector insurance company in India with 2000+ branches across India.
Apart from banking, Insurance sector also offers immense future growth prospects in addition to lucrative pay.Therefore all those who are looking for public sector jobs in India, the AAO job in LIC is a very good opportunity.
LIC AAO Job Profile: The job is more oriented towards administration rather than sales.As per some current employees - there may not be targets but the work could be stressful for some.See job profile of AAO in insurance companies to understand their role in detail.
Post & Vacancies:
Assistant Administrative Officer – 700 posts
The approx. monthly salary for AAO posted in metro city shall be Rs.40,245 including allowances that may differ slightly depending on the city of posting.As the pay is under revision, there is high possibility of salary hike soon.
Have you applied? Then proceed to read How to Prepare for LIC AAO in 60 Days
Events to Note:
Register online applications from December 15, 2015 to January 5, 2016
Online Written Exam to be held on March 5, 6 & 13, 2016
To apply for LIC AAO recruitment 2016, you need to fulfill certain conditions just like bank exams.They are:
- Aged within 21 – 30 yrs of age, as on 1.12.2015 (+3yrs for OBC, +5yrs for SC/ST)
- Should have passed in any degree as on Dec 1, 2015 (UG or PG)
There are no marks or percent restriction.Hence anyone who has passed in degree are eligible to apply.
There will be an online examination at centres located all over India in the month of March 2016.The LIC AAO exam pattern would be as below:
You are required to secure the minimum cutoff marks in each section & on the total score as well.Only those who qualify in this test will be shortlisted for personal interviews.
Books for LIC AAO exam are available on the internet itself saving you time from visiting local book stores.
* Click here to Buy Online LIC AAO Recruitment Exam Guide for Rs.280
Review of the above guide is also published here so you may know what is inside the book.
Service Bond: All appointed candidates must sign an undertaking to serve LIC for minimum 4 years including 1 yr probation or pay Rs. 2 lakh incase of quitting the company.
How to Register?
The fees of Rs.600 or Rs.100 (SC/ST/PWD) has to be paid only via online payment gateway provided at the end of application.
The required forms can be accessed at licindia.in/careers.html.
Candidates will receive SMS/ email of their provisional registration no & password on entering the personal details itself.
Once you complete submitting the application form, take a print of the fee payment e-receipt & system generated application for future reference
If you are interested to apply for LIC Assistant Administrative Office (AAO) recruitment 2016 download the original notification from their website here (.pdf)
For online application link, certificate formats, visit this page here