LIC AAO, AE Exam 2020 Postponed Due to Covid-19 Lockdown

LIC AAO, AE EXAM 2020:- LIC AAO, AE Exam 2020 has postponed due to Covid-19 Lockdown. New dates will be released after 31 May. Get more Details here for latest updates on LIC AAO AE exam. Also, you can get the latest and upcoming Sarkari Exam details of LIC here. Similarly, Get LIC Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO), AE Exam pattern with syllabus here. So you can better prepare for the exam.

During this COVID-19 period of India along with the whole world is fighting with the Covid-19 pandemic. In India, Lockdown-4 is going on until 31 May 2020. As per our Govt orders and public safety instruction we should stay in our house and also follow the social distancing norms. But no need to worry our team is working hard we will provide all upcoming Notification & Online Application Form here. For LIC AAO Recruitment 2020 updates and also LIC AE & AAO exam dates you need to visit us regularly.

Eligible and Interested candidates had applied by 15 March 2020. And they are preparing for the Sarkari Exam but now the exam is postponed. Get all upcoming details about LIC AAO Recruitment 2020-2021, LIC Recruitment 2020, LIC Vacancy 2020-21, LIC Jobs 2020, LIC AAO Bharti 2020 here. Also, all LIC AAO AE Recruitment 2020, Jobs in LIC 2020-21, Life Insurance Corporation Vacancy, LIC Govt. Jobs 2020-2021.

Finally, A total of around 240 Vacancies is announced in Life Insurance Corporation of India. From these 240 Vacancies, a large number of are for AAO and also for Assistant Engineer (AE) etc. Here Aspirants can check all the details like Vacancy, Exam Pattern, Syllabus and also the cut-off for LIC Exam.

About Life Insurance Corporation of India (Your Welfare is Our Responsibility)

LIC is an Indian State-Owned Insurance Group and Investment Corporation Owned by GOI. The Life Insurance Corporation of India was Founded in 1957 when the Parliament of India passed the Life Insurance of India Act that Nationalized the Life Insurance Industry in India.

LIC of India is a Statuary Corporation. It’s a Financial Service Industry and the Headquarter of LIC is in Mumbai, India. Currently, Mr. M.R Kumar is the Chairman of Life Corporation of India. LIC Provides a Huge Number of Products like Life insurance, Health Insurance, LIC investment management, LIC Banking, Mutual Fund, etc. Over 10 Lakh employees working in LIC Insurance Industry.

LIC has 8 Zonal Offices, 133 Divisional Offices, and 2050 Branch Offices across the country. The Recruitment Process of LIC will be conducted to Recruit the Eligible Candidates in the Post of Assistant Administrator Office (AAO), Assistant Engineer (AE), etc.

LIC AAO AE Exam 2020 Notification

Opening Date of Application 25/02/2020
Closing Date of Application 15/03/2020
Download of Call Letter for Online Preliminary Examination 27/03/2020 To be notified soon
LIC AAO & AE Online Exam Dates 04/04/2020 Postponed
LIC AAO & AE Online Exam Prelims Result Updated Soon
Date of Online Main Exam Admit Card Notified Later
Online Main Exam Date Updated Soon
Medical Examination Date Notified Later
Release Date of Final merit List Updated Soon
Application Mode Through Online
Job Category Central Government Job
Official Website
Official E-Mail ID [email protected]

LIC AAO AE Exam : Vacancy Details

LIC Assistant Administrator Office (AAO)
Post Total Vacancy
AAO (Assistant Administrator Office) (IT) 50
(CA) Assistant Administrator Office 40
Assistant Administrator Office (Actuarial) 30
(Rajbhasha) Assistant Administrator Office 08
Assistant Administrator Office(Legal) 40
LIC  Assistant Engineer(AE)
Post Total Vacancy
Assistant Engineer(Civil) 29
Assistant Engineer(Electrical) 10
Assistant Engineer(Architect) 04
Assistant Engineer(Structural) 04
Assistant Engineer(Electrical/Mechanical-MEP Engineers) 03

LIC Recruitment Preliminary Exam 2020 Postponed Due to COVID-19

LIC Released a notice regarding LIC AAO/LIC AO prelims exam has been postponed till further instructions. Stay with us for more updates.

LIC AAO AE Exam Category wise Vacancies

LIC Assistant Administrator Office (AAO)  
Discipline /Field Vacancies UR OBC SC ST EWS
Assistant Administrator Office (IT) 50 20 14 07 04 05
Assistant Administrator Office(CA) 40 16 11 06 03 04
Assistant Administrator Office(Actuarial) 30 12 08 04 03 03
Assistant Administrator Office(Rajbhasha) 08 04 02 01 01
Assistant Administrator Office(Legal) 40 16 10 07 03 04
LIC  Assistant Engineer(AE)
Assistant Engineer(Civil) 29 18 06 03 02
Assistant Engineer(Electrical) 10 05 03 01 01
Assistant Engineer(Architect) 04 01 01 01 01
Assistant Engineer(Structural) 04 02 01 01
Assistant Engineer(Electrical/Mechanical-MEP Engineers) 03 01 01 01
Category wise Vacancy details

LIC AAO & AE Recruitment 2020 Eligibility/Academic Qualification Criteria

Post Education Qualification   Experience
AE(CIVIL) B.Tech/B.E (Civil)From an AICTE Recognized Indian University/Institution. Applicants should have Minimum 03 years’ experience in Planning & Execution of Multi Storied Building Projects with all required Infrastructure.
AE(Electrical) B.Tech/B.E (Electrical)From an AICTE Recognized Indian University/Institution. Candidate should have Minimum 03 years’ experience in Planning & Execution of Multi Storied Building Projects with all required Infrastructure.
AE(Architect) B.Arch. from a recognized University. Candidate should be registered with the council of Architecture. Applicant should have Minimum 03 years’ experience in Designing of all types of Buildings with allied services. Candidate should also well knowledge with Green Building Design Requirements & Application of AutoCAD software/or similar type software.
Assistant Engineer(Structural) M.Tech/M.E (Structural)Form an AICTE Recognized Indian University/Institution. Candidate should be versed in the structural design of high rise buildings with the foundation system.
Applicants should be familiar with various standards of BIS pertaining to structural design and Foundation Design and must be experienced in handling structural engineering software like ETABS, STAAD, etc. Candidates applying for the post must possess a minimum of 01-year hands-on experience in the area.
AE (MEP Engineers)   B.Tech/B.E (Mechanical/ Electrical Engineering)from an AICTE Recognized Indian University. Candidate should have a minimum of 03 years’ experience in Planning & Plumbing Trade/ Piping Trade/HVAC system Trade, Lift & fire-Fighting system Trade, Electrical Sub-Station in Multi Storied Building Design.
AAO(Chartered Accountant) Bachelor’s Degree form a recognized University/ Institution. Applicant should have passed the final examination of the Institute of Chartered Accountant and completion of Articles as presented by the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India.
Candidate should be Associated Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Applicant should provide their membership number and the same will be verified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
AAO(Actuarial) Bachelor’s Degree in any Discipline form a recognized Indian University/ Institution. Candidates should have compulsorily passed 6 or more papers of the examination conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India/Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK. As on the date of eligibility i.e. 1st February 2020. Applicants should provide their membership number and the same will be verified with the Institute of Actuaries of India/ Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.
AAO (Legal) Bachelor’s Degree in Law or LLM forms a recognized Indian University/Institution. 03 years of Bar Experience is essential.
AAO (Rajbhasha) Post Graduate Master’s Degree in Hindi/Hindi translation with English as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s Degree Level. OR Post Graduate Master’s Degree in English with Hindi as one of the Subjects at Bachelor’s Degree Level. OR Post Graduate Master’s Degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as one of the Subjects at Bachelor’s Degree Level.  
AAO(IT) Graduation Degree in Engineering(Computer Science, IT or Electronics),MCA or MSC(Computer Science) from a recognized Indian University/Institution.  
Qualification for LIC AAO

Application Fees/Intimation Charges

Category Application fee
SC/ST/PwD Candidates Intimation Charges of Rs. 85/- + Transaction Charges + GST
All Other Candidates Application Fee-cum-Intimation Charges of Rs. 700/- + Transaction Charges +GST
Application Fee

Selection Procedure: LIC AAO AE Exam Pattern

 Selection of LIC Assistant Administrator Officer and Assistant Engineer will be done through a 3 tiered Process and Subsequent Pre-recruitment Medical Examination.

Phase 1: Preliminary Examination

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Type Multiple Type Questions will be Conducted Online.

The test will be 3 Sections (Separate Timings for each section) as Follows:

Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Maximum Qualifying Marks Duration
        SC/ST/PwD Others  
Reasoning Ability Test 35 35 Marks English /Hindi 16 Marks 18 Marks 20 Minutes
English language with  Special Emphasis on Grammar, Vocabulary and Comprehension Test 35 30 Marks English 09 Marks 10 Marks 20Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude Test 35 35 Marks English/ Hindi 16 Marks 18 Marks 20 Minutes
Preliminary Exam Pattern


  • English Language Test will be Qualifying Nature and the Marks in English language will not be Counted for Ranking.
  • There is No Negative Marking in Preliminary Examination.

Phase 2nd: Main Examination

  • Main Examination consists of Objective Tests of 300(Three Hundred) marks and Descriptive Test for 25 (Twenty-Five) Marks.
  • Both the Objective and Descriptive Test will be Online.
  • The Objective Test will have separate timing for every Three sections.
  • Candidates will have to attend a descriptive test by typing on the computer under the instruction of Administration.
  • Descriptive Test will be Administered after the completion of the Objective test.
  • Candidate Must pass in each Section separately and should obtain minimum marks in the Aggregate to Qualify for the Online Examinations (Preliminary and Main) and Interview.
  • Marks Obtained in the Main Examination will be Considered for Shortlisting the Candidates for Interview and Obtained Marks in Main Examination Plus Obtained Marks in Interview will be considered for final merit Listing/Final Selection of Applicant.
  • There will be a Negative Marking for Wrong answers in mains Exam and 0.25 (1/4) marks will deduct for each wrong answer.
Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Maximum Qualifying Marks Duration
        SC/ST/PwD Others  
Reasoning Ability Test 30 90 Marks English   & Hindi 40 Marks 45 Marks 40 Minutes
General knowledge, Current Affairs Test 30 60 Marks English & Hindi 27 Marks 30 Marks 20 Minutes
Professional knowledge Test 30 90 Marks English & Hindi 40 Marks 45 Marks 40 Minutes
Insurance & Financial Market Awareness Test 30 60 Marks English & Hindi 27 Marks 30 Marks 20 Minutes
Total 120 300 2 Hours
English language (Letter Writing & Essay)/ Legal Drafting for AAO (Legal) Test 02 25 Marks English 09 Marks 10 Marks 30 Minutes
Mains Exam Pattern

Note: Descriptive of English Language etc. will be Qualifying Nature and the Marks in English Language will not be Counted for Ranking.

Other Detailed Information Regarding the examination will be given in the Official Website of LIC Under “Career” link.

Phase 3rd: Interview

Mark Obtained in the main Examination only will be considered for Short Listing for Interview.

Marks Obtained in the Main Examination + Marks Obtained in the Interview will be considered for Final Merit Listing of Candidates.

Maximum Interview Marks 60 Marks
Qualifying Marks for EWS, Un-Reserved, OBC 30 Marks
Qualifying Marks for SC/ST/PwD 27 Marks
Interview Exam Pattern

Pre-Recruitment Medical Examination

Shortlisted Candidates in Final Merit List will have to Call for Medical Examination and Medically Fit Candidates will be Offered Appointment.

Guidelines Regarding Online LIC AAO, AE Examination (Preliminary and Main Examination) / Required Documents

  • Admit Letter for the respective date and Session of Examination.
  • Photo Identity Proof in Original Bearing the same name as it appears on the call letter / Application Form.
  • Photo Copy of Photo Identity Proof.

LIC 2020 Application Process

How to Apply for Recruitment Process of LIC 2020

The following are the steps to apply online for LIC AAO AND AE 2020-2021.

  • Candidates can apply Online form 25.07.2020 to 15.03.2020.
  • Go to the LIC Official Website.
  • Click on the “Carriers” Section
  • Open the link “Recruitment AAO(Specialist)/AE/AA”
  • For Registration, Click on Click here for “New Registration”. Enter the Details such as Name, Contact Number, E-Mail ID. A provisional Registration Number and Password generated by the system.
  • Candidates are advised to fill all the details carefully and verify the details before the final submission of the Application Form.
  • Validate your details and Save the application by clicking the “Validate your details” and “Save & Next” button.
  • Upload Photograph and Signature.

LIC AAO 2020: Document & Photograph Size details

Image Format Size Impression & Declaration
Photograph .jpg/.jpeg 20 kb – 50 kb
Signature .jpg/.jpeg 10 kb – 20 kb On White Paper with Black Pen
Left Thumb Impression .jpg/.jpeg 20 kb – 50 kb On White Paper with Black Pen
Handwritten Declaration .jpg/.jpeg   On White Paper with Black Pen
Declaration: “I……………. (Candidate’s Name), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the Application Form is Valid, True and Correct. I will present the supporting and relevant documents as and when required.
Document & Photograph Size with Declaration details
  • Click on the “Preview Tab” to Review Your Filled LIC AAO AE Application Form and Verify the entire Application Form before Final Submission.
  • Click on “Payment “Tab and Proceed for Payment of Fee.
Payment Modes Debit card (RuPay card /Visa card /MasterCard/Maestro card), Credit Card, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets
Application Fee Payment Modes
  • On Successful Completion of payment of Fee, an E-receipt will be generated.
  • Click on Submit Button.
  • The list of Examination Centre is mentioned in the Official Website’s Annexure.
  • Candidates are required to take Printout of the Application form and E-Receipt for future Reference.


How to download the admit card for LIC AAO and AE 2020?

The Following are the steps to Download Call Letters/Admit Card for On-Line Examination of AAO AE

  • Candidate visit the Official Website of LIC
  • Click on the “Careers” Section.
  • Click on “Download Call Letter for the application of LIC AAO, AE, AA”.
  • The Candidate is required to use Registration Number and Password or Roll Number and Date of Birth.
  • Candidate Should Affix Recent Photograph the same as provided during registration of Application Form.
  • Original Photo Identity Proof and Photocopy of the Same Identity proof.

Causes of Rejection of LIC AAO AE Recruitment 2020 Application Form

This is the most important information regarding applications for the Post.,candidate check all these causes:

  • If the LIC Recruitment AAO AE 2020 Application Form will be incomplete.
  • Fee, if not deposited Before the last date and in the prescribed format.
  • The applicant does not possess the requisite academic on the cutoff date.
  • Variation in data of online application for and in original documents if detected at any stage.
  • Lack of essential qualifications as prescribed in the advertisement.
  • Use of Mobile Phone and another electronic device in the examination is Strictly Prohibited

LIC AAO Guarantee Bond

The Applicants who clear the LIC AAO exam will be appointed as probationers for 1 year. This period can be extended to 2 years based on the performance of the candidate.

Before joining as a Probationer in the LIC, the candidate needs to furnish a guarantee bond of 2 lakh rupees.

LIC AAO AE Exam: Prelims syllabus

English Language(30 Questions)

  • Comprehension Passage
  • Error finding
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Active/Passive
  • One word substitution
  • Cloze Test
  • Spelling Test

Quantitative Aptitude(35 Questions)

  • Number System
  • Ratio
  • Average
  • S.I and C.I
  • Percentage
  • Profit and loss
  • Arithmetic Operations
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Trigonometry
  • Statistical Charts


  • Alphanumeric Series/Alphabet Test
  • Ranking and Direction
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Puzzle
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Syllogism
  • Inequalities
  • Blood relations
  • Input-Output

The candidates who will pass the LIC AAO prelims exam will be 20 times the number of vacancies notified in notification.

LIC AAO AE Exam: Mains Syllabus

There are 4 sections in Mains Exam.


  • Inequality
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Syllogism
  • Word Formation
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood-Relations
  • Statement and Assumption
  • Series
  • Alphabet Test
  • Number Test
  • Ranking and Direction
  • Input-Output
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Puzzle
  • Miscellaneous Test

General knowledge and Current Affairs

  • History,
  • Geography,
  • Sports,
  • Economic and financial news/events/policies,
  • Agriculture,
  • Books and authors,
  • Awards and recognition,
  • History of banking, etc.


  • Letter writing and Essay Writing

Data Analysis and Interpretation

  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mixtures & Alligation
  • SI & CI
  • Surds & Indices
  • Work & Time
  • Time & Distance
  • Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Number Systems
  • Sequence & Series

LIC AAO Previous Year Cutoff For Prelims

According to LIC AAO cutoff for Prelims, we will update it if any changes happen in the 2020 notification.

SectionsCutoff For SC/ST CandidatesCutoff For Others
Reasoning Ability1618
Quantitative Aptitude1618
English Language910
Previous Year cutoff for Prelims

Previous Year Cut-off For LIC AAO Mains

Similarly, here is the LIC AAO Mains cut-off, you can check section wise cut-off here. we will update it if any changes appear in 2020 notification.

SectionsCutoff Marks For SC/ST CandidatesCutoff Marks For Others
Reasoning Ability4045
General Knowledge & Current Affairs2730
Data Analysis & Interpretation (For Generalists) Professional Knowledge (For IT/Chartered Accountant/Actuarial/Rajbhasha)4045
Insurance & Financial Market Awareness2730
English Language (Letter/Essay writing)910
Previous Year Cutoff For Mains 2019


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Last Updated: July 7,2020 12:00:28 AM

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