LIC ADO 2020 Application Form Date, Age Criteria, Work Experience, Exam Pattern

Recruitment for the post of Apprentice Development Officers (ADO) in LIC will be done on the basis of selection test. The test will comprise of two stages, preliminary and main, and clearing both exams will be necessary for selection. Interested and eligible candidates can fill their application forms through online mode. The application form is expected to release in the month of May 2020. Both the stages of exam will also be held in online mode. Rest details related to LIC ADO 2020 can be found from this article.

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LIC ADO 2020 Important Dates

The tentative dates related to LIC ADO 2020 are given in the table below:

Events Tentative Dates
Commencement of registration process 3rd week of May 2020
Last date to register online 2nd week of June 2020
Last date for printing the application form 4th week of June 2020
Availability of admit card Last week of June 2020
Date of preliminary exam 1st week of July 2020
Declaration of result 3rd week of July 2020
Issue of admit card 1st week of August 2020
Date of main exam 2nd week of August 2020
Final result announcement To be announced yet

LIC ADO Eligibility Criteria

Details of the LIC ADO 2020 eligibility criteria in terms of age, nationality, etc are provided below:

Nationality: Candidates should be citizen of India.

Age criteria:

Category Sub-category Age limit
General Open Market only 30
LIC Employee only 42
LIC Agent/ Other than agent (such as DSE/FSE) only 40
Ex-Servicemen only 30 + Period of service in the armed forces, maximum upto 42 years
OBC-NCL Open Market only 33
LIC Employee only 45
LIC Agent/ Other than agent (such as DSE/FSE) only 43
Ex-Servicemen only 30 + Period of service in the armed forces, maximum upto 45 years
SC/ ST Open Market only 35
LIC Employee only 47
LIC Agent/ Other than agent (such as DSE/FSE) only 45
Ex-Servicemen only 30 + Period of service in the armed forces, maximum upto 47 years

Educational qualification: A bachelor’s degree from a recognized university is required in order to be eligible.

Work experience:

Category Recruitment in Urban Area Recruitment in Rural Area
Employees Category Minimum 3 years of service after confirmation in Class III post
Agents Category Minimum 5 years experience as an agent or DSE/ FSE with a net First Year Premium Income of minimum Rs 5,00,000 during the immediately preceding 5 financial years + net First Year Premium Income of Rs 1,00,000 on 50 lives in any 3 financial years Minimum 4 years experience as an agent or DSE/ FSE with a net First Year Premium Income of minimum Rs 1,00,000 on 50 lives per year in any 3 of immediately preceding 4 financial years
Open Market Category Minimum 2 years experience in life insurance industry

LIC ADO 2020 Application Form

  • The application form for LIC ADO 2020 exam can be obtained from the official website of LIC www.licindia.in/Bottom-Links/careers.
  • At first, the candidates will have to register themselves using their name, contact details and email id.
  • A provisional registration number and password will be generated and sent as SMS/ email to the candidates.
  • Candidates can now proceed with filling rest details into the application form like basic personal details, academic information, etc.
  • Scanned photograph and signature of the candidates should also be updated in the application form.
  • Duly filled application form can then be submitted along with the prescribed application fee.
  • A hard copy of the filled and submitted application form should be taken in case of future reference.

Application fee:

  • The application fee for SC/ ST candidates will be Rs. 50/- and for rest others it will be Rs. 600/-.
  • Payment of fee can be made using debit cards, credit cards, net banking, IMPS, cash cards/ mobile wallets.

Exam Pattern

Check the details of the LIC ADO 2020 exam pattern below:

Preliminary exam:

  • Exam duration: 60 minutes
  • Number of ques.: 100
  • Type of ques.: Objective type
  • Total marks: 100
  • Mode of exam: Online
  • Medium of test: English & Hindi (except English section)
  • Marking scheme: Each question carries 1 mark
Topics No. of questions Maximum marks Duration
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
English 30 30 20 minutes
Total 100 100 1 hour

*Marks obtained in the English paper will not be counted for ranking.

Main exam:

For open market candidates

  • Exam duration: 120 minutes
  • Number of ques.: 150
  • Total marks: 150
  • Mode of exam: Online
  • Medium of test: English & Hindi
Topics No. of questions Maximum marks
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 50 50
GK, Current Affairs & English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar & Vocabulary 50 50
Insurance & Financial Marketing Awareness with Special Emphasis on Knowledge of Life Insurance & Financial Sector 50 50
Total 150 150

For LIC Agents

  • Exam duration: 120 minutes
  • Number of ques.: 100
  • Total marks: 150
  • Mode of exam: Online
  • Medium of test: English & Hindi
Topics No. of questions Maximum marks
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 25 10
GK, Current Affairs & English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar & Vocabulary 25 15
Elements of Insurance & Marketing of Insurance 50 125
Total 100 150

For LIC Employees

  • Exam duration: 120 minutes
  • Number of ques.: 100
  • Total marks: 150
  • Mode of exam: Online
  • Medium of test: English & Hindi
Topics No. of questions Maximum marks
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 25 25
GK, Current Affairs & English Language with Special Emphasis on Grammar & Vocabulary 25 25
Practice & Principle of Insurance Marketing 50 100
Total 100 150

LIC ADO 2020 Admit Card

  • The admit card to appear in the preliminary and main exam will be released for the eligible candidates.
  • Candidates can download the admit cards/ call letters from the official website of LIC as per the availability.
  • Only the candidates with the valid admit cards will be allowed to appear for the examinations.
  • A recent passport size photograph must be pasted on the call letter before carrying it to the exam center.
  • Along with the admit card, a valid photo identity proof must also be carried to the exam center.

LIC ADO Result 2020

  • Result of preliminary and main exam will be released online and can be checked from the official website.
  • Those who clear the preliminary exam will be eligible to appear for the main exam.
  • Final result will be announced on the basis of candidates’ performance in the main exam.
  • Only the candidates clearing the main exam will be considered for recruitment for the post of ADO.
  • Category-wise as well as overall result will be published on the website containing name, roll number, registration number, date of birth, etc of the candidates.
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  1. Nachiket b parekh says:

    My age is 43 ad i am aa 20 year lic aagency .but i am not graduat.so i aam ado vancy submited.

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