LIC AAO Recruitment 2017: Is it Real or Fake News?

The internet is abuzz with news of LIC AAO recruitment 2017 but with no official notification released yet – is it true or fake? Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is India`s largest public sector life insurance provider & carries a high brand value among the public.It is one of the main reason why recruitments for jobs in LIC usually gets enormous number of application from candidates.


Life Insurance Corporation of India conducts recruitments for various positions every year.Among them, AAO (Assistant Administrative Officer) & AO (Administrative Officer) are two posts that are hugely expected by those seeking govt jobs.


LIC AAO Recruitment in 2017?

For the past few days, many websites are reporting about an upcoming LIC recruitment for 650 AAO posts.They also mention that the registrations shall begin in the 1st week of December 2016.


According to Indian Express website - out of 650 openings, the selections are to be held for generalist cadre with the below category-wise vacancies:


All other websites started posting about the recruitment based on this article in, which pushed individuals to start searching for the real notice.


*December 5 Update*: The LIC AAO recruitment news article posted on Indianexpress website (see screenshot below) is removed & not accesible for viewing.




But, there is NO OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION about AAO recruitment on LIC website till we published this article on November 30th.


LIC Recruitment 2017: Is it True?

Previously, LIC had conducted AAO recruitment in December 2015 to fill 700 vacancies. The online written exams were held during the month of March & final results were declared only in September 2016.


Candidates selected through LIC AAO recruitment 2016 are undergoing training at various centres from October 2016.


While the previous batch is still under training phase, will LIC come up with another round of selections so fast? is a question in the minds of some candidates.Hence they are terming the LIC AAO recruitment 2017 news as false/ fake & rumour.


Even LIC employees we spoke to are not confirming about such a recruitment.Moreover, the govt`s employment news website that displays upcoming recruitments or the official LIC website does not carry any notice about AAO recruitment.


Be Patient & Wait: Recruitments in public sector companies come dont follow a proper timeline & come out suddenly.


So with no proper information available about LIC AAO recruitment 2017, we suggest all candidates to stay patient & wait for official announcement on LIC`s webpage.


If any notification is uploaded in the coming days, we shall inform about it here on

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