LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019: The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) conducts recruitment drives for various posts across the organization. Currently, the recruitment process has begun for LIC ADO Post i.e., Apprentice Development Officers. The LIC ADO 2019 Recruitment has begun and candidates have started filling up their LIC ADO Application Form.

Candidates who have applied for the LIC ADO Exam, it is important to study well and be well prepared for the exam. The LIC ADO Exam is tentatively scheduled from July 6, 2019.

As there is an ample amount of time for the exam, we have provided the detailed LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern here. Go through the blog completely to know about LIC ADO Exam Pattern and LIC ADO Syllabus. Candidates are suggested to begin their preparation by going through the official exam pattern and syllabus of LIC ADO 2019.

LIC ADO Mock Test Series 2019

LIC ADO Exam Pattern 2019

The LIC ADO exam is mainly conducted in three categories as following

1. Employee Category: Individuals who are full-time, salaried employees of LIC (in Class III)

2. Agents Category: Individuals who work as agents under LIC

3. Open Market Category: All other candidates

The LIC ADO Exam involves three stages of the recruitment process: Online Test, Interview, and Medical Exam.  The Online Test for candidates from Open Market category has two phases – Prelims and Mains. The Online Test for Employee category and Agents category has only one phase – Main.

LIC ADO Exam Pattern for Open Market Category

The online test for Open Market category consists of two stages: Prelims and Mains.

LIC ADO Prelims Exam Pattern

The Prelims is objective in nature. The Reasoning and Numerical Ability sections will be in both English & Hindi. English Language section is qualifying in nature and the marks obtained in this section will not be counted for ranking.

Sections No. of Questions/Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability 35/35 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35/35 20 minutes
English 30/30** 20 minutes
Total 100/70 60 minutes or 1 hour

LIC ADO Mains Exam Pattern

The Mains examination is also objective in nature. It consists of 3 sections.

Sections No. of Questions/Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability 50/50 Composite time of 120 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs and English Language with special emphasis on grammar and vocabulary 50/50
Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector 50/50
Total 150/150

LIC ADO Exam Pattern for Agents and Employee Category

The LIC ADO online exam for Agents and Employee categories has only one phase – Mains. This exam will be conducted in the online mode and will be objective in nature.

Exam Pattern for Agents Category

Sections No. of Questions/Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 25/10 Composite time of 120 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs and English Language 25/15
Elements of Insurance and Marketing of Insurance 50/125
Total 150/150

Exam Pattern for Employee Category

Sections No. of Questions/Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 25/25 Composite time of 120 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs and English Language 25/25
Practice and Principle of Insurance Marketing 50/100
Total 150/150

LIC Exam Pattern for Interview Stage

Candidates who have obtained qualifying marks (both sectional and overall) in the Mains will be called for the interview process. Based on the number of vacancies, LIC reserves the right to fix the eligibility standards so as to restrict the applicants to be called for the interview and also decided on the minimum qualifying marks to qualify the interview round. The maximum marks for interview are 37.

LIC Exam Pattern Medical Examination

LIC will conduct medical examination so as to check the fitness of the shortlisted candidates. Only those candidates who are found fit after the medical examination will be appointed as Apprentice Development Officer.

LIC ADO Syllabus 2019

Once you are done with knowing the exam pattern, go through the detailed LIC ADO Syllabus provided below. The LIC ADO Prelims and Mains include the following sections

LIC ADO Prelims Syllabus

  1. Reasoning Ability
  2. Numerical Ability
  3. English

LIC ADO Mains Syllabus

  1. Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability
  2. General Knowledge, Current Affairs, and English Language
  3. a.Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with Special Emphasis on Knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector for Open Market Category
    b. Elements of Insurance and Marketing of Insurance for Agents Category.
    c. Practice and Principle of Insurance Marketing for Employee Category

LIC ADO Syllabus for Reasoning Ability

The topics included in this section are as follows:

  1. Mathematical Reasoning
  2. Linear and Circular Sitting Arrangements
  3. Syllogism
  4. Puzzles
  5. Blood Relations
  6. Alphabet Series
  7. Coding-Decoding
  8. Statements and Conclusions
  9. Distance and Direction
  10. Statements and Arguments
  11. Clocks and Calendars
  12. Number Series
  13. Data Interpretation
  14. Decision Making
  15. Mirror Images

LIC ADO Syllabus for Numerical Ability

The topics included in this section are as follows:

  1. Number System
  2.  Profit and Loss
  3. Time and Distance
  4.  Simple and Compound Interest
  5. Percentage
  6. Average
  7. Time, Distance, Work
  8. Boats and Streams
  9. Cistern and Pipe
  10. Mensuration
  11. Problems on Ages
  12. Ratio and Proportions
  13. Simplification
  14. Mixture and Allegation
  15.  Data Interpretation

LIC ADO Syllabus for English

The important topics for English language syllabus are as follows:

  1. Singular-Plural
  2. Fill in the Blanks
  3. Phrases and Idioms
  4. Antonyms and Synonyms
  5. Par Jumbles
  6. Parts of Speech
  7. Direct and Indirect Speech
  8. Subject-Verb Agreement
  9. Active and Passive Voice
  10.  Spotting Errors
  11. Error Corrections
  12. Comprehension Reading
  13.  Passage Completion
  14.  Cloze Tests
  15. Sentence Improvement

LIC ADO Syllabus for General Awareness and Current Affairs

The topics included in this section are as follows:

  1. Important Days
  2. Books and Authors
  3. History of India
  4. Geography
  5. Indian Economics
  6. Indian Constitution
  7. Countries, Capitals, and Currencies
  8.  National and International Organizations
  9.  Awards, Honors and Recognition
  10. Science and Technology
  11. Inventions and Discoveries
  12. Financial Institutions – National and International
  13. Finance, Budget, and Five Year Plans
  14. Current Affairs – National and International
  15. Indian Politics, etc.

LIC ADO Syllabus for Insurance and Financial Market Awareness

For this section, candidates need to be aware of the latest policies, news, and events regarding the insurance and financial market. Candidates should read the finance and business pages of newspapers and magazines to stay updated. Also, candidates are advised to be well versed with the topics related to Life Insurance and Financial sectors.

Thus, candidates can begin their preparation for the upcoming LIC ADO Exam 2019. After you are aware of the detailed LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern, start studying from the latest LIC ADO Preparation Books available online.

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