The demand for government jobs in India seems to increase every day looking at the buzz around LIC AAO Recruitment 2016.Though the post of assistant administrative officer in Life Insurance Coporation is not popular compared to bank officer or clerk, young graduates are now eager to apply.
So we have compiled answers for your frequently asked questions about these latest LIC AAO vacancies.
What is LIC AAO job? Since many are new to LIC recruitment, we had written a detailed article - LIC AAO Job profile & Salary that will help you understand more about its role & duties along with future promotion opportunities.
Q: I would be 21 years this January only.Can I apply?
A: No.The age limit fixed for LIC AAO recruitment is minimum 21 years & maximum 30 yrs, as on December 1, 2015.
It means those born between 2.12.1985 & 1.12.1994 only are eligible
Q: I have only 45% in UG degree but 60% in PG.Am I eligible?
A: Yes.It is enough for you to have passed in the degree.The percentage you scored in UG or PG doesn't matter.
Q: I only have CGPA score.How to enter my marks in that application?
A: You should convert your CGPA pointers (out of 10) to marks (out of 100) & fill the form with these converted scores.
Q: I will be completing degree in May 2016.Shall I fill the online application?
A: No.According to LIC AAO 2016 notification, candidates must have completed their graduation on or before Dec 1, 2016.
So final years & those waiting for results are not eligible.
Q: Is there Preliminary & Main Exam for LIC AAO?
A: No.There will be only one online exam for 300 marks that will be held on March 5, 6 & 13th
Q: Why is there no marks mentioned for English Language?
A: The english language test is only for qualifying purposes.It means candidates should compulsorily pass in this test but their scores wont be taken for calculating final scores.
Q: When shall i receive call letters for the online test?
A: LIC wont send call letters by post.Registrants have to download it by visiting their website from the last week of February 2016 onwards.
Q: Suggest some LIC AAO Books?
A: LIC AAO Recruitment Exam Guide is available for Rs.350.Click here to buy it online & get FREE home delivery.
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Q: What is the current salary of LIC AAO?
A: The approximate take home salary for LIC AAO is approximately Rs.35,000 (varies slightly with job location).
A new payscale has been proposed & once its implemented, the LIC AAO salary after revision will increase to Rs.45,000/ month.
Q: Is there any service bond for AAO job?
A: Yes.The bond period is for 4 years, which all selected candidates are required to sign before joining.
Q: Is AAO job similar to Bank PO?
A: Both are completely different sectors & hence the job profiles are not same.For a more detailed explanation of both these jobs, see Bank PO Vs LIC AAO comparison
Q: Can I not quit the company before 4 years?
A: You can choose to leave the organization before the end of service bond period.But you should pay Rs.2 lakhs to LIC.
Q: I am currently working in a govt bank/ public sector organization.Can I transfer that bond to LIC?
A: There are rules permitting the transfer BUT we advice you to contact the HR or Legal department of your present company & get their opinion before proceeding to apply for this recruitment.
Q: I am working in private company.Is NOC certificate necessary?
A: Not required for preivate employees.‘No Objection Certificate’ is necessary for candidates who are working in government/ public sector undertakings only.
Having got your doubts cleared, make sure to read the LIC AAO recruitment 2016 notification for exact information on dates, online application links, registration fee details etc.,
Incase you still have more clarifications on applying for this AAO vacancy in LIC, feel free to ask your questions below.