Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India has announced the Assistant Administrative officers (AAO) recruitment for the year 2013.LIC formed in 1956 is now one of the largest public sector insurance company in India.With head office in Mumbai, it has over 2000 branches spread across length & breadth of the country.
For all those who are looking for public sector jobs in India, AAO hiring in LIC is a very good opportunity.Apart from banking, Insurance sector also offers immense future growth prospects in addition to lucrative pay.
Post & Vacancies:
Assistant Administrative Officer – 750 posts
While the payscale is Rs.17240 – Rs.32640, approx.monthly salary shall be Rs.33,418 in metros.Do read AAO job profile to understand the role & their daily works.
Events to Note:
Register online applications from March 5 to April 1, 2013
Last date for fee payment – April 4
Exam on May 11, 12
LIC has simplified the conditions to apply for assistant admin officer recruitment it seems, since the eligible conditions are very simple & clear.
- Latest news: Should have passed in any degree as on March 1, 2013
- There is no % restriction & hence all graduates are eligible to apply
* Aged within 21 – 30 yrs of age, as on 1.03.2013 (+3y rs for OBC, +5yrs for SC/ST). If you still have doubts, consider reading LIC eligibility doubts explained
An online examination will be held at centres located all over India on May 11/12 for 2 hours.The LIC AAO exam pattern is given below
Since the questions are of objective type, negative marks of 0.25 would be awarded for each wrong answer.
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It is also necessary for candidates to pass in each paper & secure minimum marks (aggregate) to qualify for interview stage.
Books for LIC AAO exam are available on the internet itself saving you time from visiting local book stores.Here are some popular titles for AAO exam preparations
* LIC AAO Exam Guide – Rs.145 – Buy online
* AAO Exam Workbook (for practice) – Rs.276 – Buy online
Probation:All appointed candidates shall be under probation for 1 year that could be extended upto 2 years.
At the time of joining, appointees should provide an undertaking to serve LIC for min. 4 years or pay Rs.1 lakh incase of quitting the company.
The fees of Rs.500 or Rs.50 (SC/ST) has to be paid via online payment gateway provided at the end of application or by choosing offline mode.
For remitting fees through offline means, applicants should take a print of the generated challan & complete the payment from the 2nd day of registration by visiting any branch of State bank of India.
The required forms can be accessed at licindia.in/careers.html & click on the ‘online recruitment’ link.
The original advertisement of LIC`s Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO)recruitment 2013 can be downloaded from their website here