LIC AAO Exam 2022 Notification Date, Exam Date, Selection Process, Exam Pattern

About LIC AAO Exam 2022

Check out LIC AAO Exam 2022 details, Exam Dates, Notification date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Fees, Selection Process, Application process

Life Insurance Corporation of India conducts the examination for recruitment of Assistant Administrative Officers. In other words, it is the LIC AAO exam.  Also, the Corporation does the recruitment for this post on a national basis. Thus, the Corporation conducts the exams in various examination centers throughout the country.

Furthermore, the vacancies for the LIC AAO post are from 500 to 600. Certainly, LIC assistant administrative officer is an important post in Life Insurance Corporation of India. Thus, the chances for tight competition for the post may exist.

In this article, we have discussed LIC AAO 2022 Exam in great detail. Interested candidates are suggested to have a nice look at it. 

LIC AAO Exam 2022 Exam Basic Info

The table below lists the basic details of LIC AAO 2022 Exam.

Exam NameLIC AAO Exam
Conducting BodyLife Insurance Corporation
Exam LevelNational
Exam Frequency Once a year
Medium of ExamEnglish/Hindi
Intimation+Exam FeesRs 700 (General category) and Rs 85 (Reserved category)
Exam Mode       Online
Exam Website

LIC AAO Exam 2022 Important Dates

Candidates who are willing to take part in LIC AAO 2022 can check the table below for all the important dates. Dates provided below are tentative and subject to change.

Tentative Exam Schedule


ParticularsExam Dates
Official notificationExpected by 1st week of March 2022
Submitting of Online applicationsExpected by the end of March 2022
Last date for Online applicationsYet to be revealed
Last date for payment of feesYet to be revealed
Admit cardExpected by April-May 2022
Preliminary examinationExpected by May 2022
ResultYet to be decided

LIC AAO Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria 

Age Limit

As per the official notification, the date mentioned for age calculation is February 1, 2022. The candidate must have attained the age of 21 and must not exceed the age of 30 years (The candidates must have been born not earlier than February 2, 1992, and not later than February 2, 1999 both days inclusive). Following age relaxation is provided to the reserved category candidates:

CategoryAge Relaxation (in Years)
Person with Benchmark Disabilities (Gen)10
Person with Benchmark Disabilities (SC/ST)15
Person with Benchmark Disabilities (OBC)13
Confirmed LIC employeesFurther Relaxation of 5 Years

Educational Qualification 

Since there are functionally different positions notified under the umbrella exam of LIC AAO, the educational qualifications required for all the posts are different. Following are the required post-wise required educational qualifications:

A. For AAO (Generalist): Graduation degree in any discipline.

B. For AAO (IT): Bachelor’s degree in Engineering in Computer Science, IT or Electronics, or an MCA, or an MSc (Computer Science).

C. For AAO (Chartered Accountant): Bachelor’s degree from a recognised Indian University/Institution and candidate should have passed the final examination of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and completion of articles as presented by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

The candidate should be an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Candidates need to provide their membership number and it will be verified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

D. For AAO (Actuarial): Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution and candidates should have compulsorily passed paper CT1 and CT5 plus four or more other papers of the examination conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India/Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK (Total six or more papers) as on the date of eligibility i.e. March 1, 2020. 

Candidates should provide their membership number and the same will be verified with Institute of Actuaries of India / Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK. 

E. For AAO (Rajbhasha): Master’s degree in Hindi/Hindi translation with English as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s degree level 
Post Graduate Master’s degree in English with Hindi as one of the subjects at Bachelor’s degree level
Post Graduate Master’s degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at Bachelor’s degree level.


LIC AAO 2022 Exam Pattern

The LIC AAO exam pattern was changed for the year 2020, and candidates should prepare for the exam accordingly.

The exam pattern for LIC AAO exam 2022 is as mentioned below:

LIC AAO ExamSyllabusMarksDuration
Preliminary ExamQuantitative Aptitude35marks20 minutes
Reasoning Ability35 marks20 minutes
English Language with special emphasis on grammar, vocabulary and comprehension 30 marks20 minutes
Mains Exam (CA/Actuarial/Rajbhasha/IT) Reasoning Ability90 marks40 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness60 marks20 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs  60 marks20 minutes
Professional knowledge  90 marks40 minutes
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)25 marks30 minutes
Mains Exam (Legal)Reasoning Ability90 marks40 minutes
Professional Knowledge90 marks40 minutes
General Awareness, Current Affairs60 marks20 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness60 marks20 minutes
Legal Drafting for AAO25 marks30 marks
Interview60 marks


LIC AAO 2022 Syllabus 


  • Logical Reasoning
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Direction Test
  • Puzzles
  • Syllogism
  • Input-Output
  • Inequality
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Alphabet and Number Series
  • Statement, Arguments, and Conclusion

The topics mentioned above are mainly part of the LIC AAO reasoning section. Candidates can refer to Logical Reasoning for detailed reasoning syllabus of bank exams.

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Data Interpretation
  • Missing Number Series
  • Wrong Number Series
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Probability
  • Surds and Indices
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Mixtures & Alligations
  • Inequality
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Work
  • Boats & Streams
  • Age Problems
  • Interest
  • Profit & Loss
  • Average

English Language

  • Cloze Test
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Match the Columns
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Antonym and Synonym
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Sentence Correction
  • Phrases and Idioms
  • Essay (Mains Descriptive Exam)
  • Letter Writing (Mains Descriptive Exam)

Avoid making errors in solving the English language section and refer to the links mentioned below:

  • Tenses Rules
  • Preposition Rules

Insurance and Financial Market Awareness

  • Indian Financial System
  • History of LIC and IRDAI
  • Indian Insurance and Banking Terms
  • Banking Committees
  • Banking Awareness
  • Insurance and Banking Abbreviations
  • Stock Market
  • Budget
  • Insurance Sector (Agencies, Headquarters, Jobs, etc.)
  • Indian and International Financial Institutions
  • History of Banking in India
  • Money market and Capital Market
  • Financial Market Risks
  • International Monetary Fund
  • Economic policies
  • Recession
  • Insurance Ombudsman
  • Bancassurance
  • Government Schemes
  • Private and Public sector Insurance Companies
  • Government Insurance Schemes

General Awareness and Current Affairs

  • Indian History
  • Indian Economics
  • Important Dates
  • Books and Authors
  • Capital of states and countries
  • Country, Capital & Currency
  • Awards and Recognition
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Abbreviations
  • Government Schemes and Policies
  • About RBI and Insurance sector
  • Financial Institutions
  • Indian Politics
  • National and International Organisations
  • Sports
  • Static GK (currency, national parks, sanctuaries, dams, etc.)
  • Headquarters of Important Organisations
  • Obituaries
  • Information of all Current events across the world
  • Science and Technology

For the current affairs, candidates are advised to read the newspaper daily.

Candidates preparing for the LIC AAO exam 2022 must solve LIC AAO mock tests regularly. This will help them get an idea about the exam pattern and the type of questions asked in the exam.

LIC AAO 2022 Application Process

For applying for the LIC AAO job vacancy, aspirants must register themselves at the online portal. The official site of the LIC has a “New Registration” section where the applicants must get the Admit Card to qualify for the rolled-out job. Here are the steps to register which the aspirant can follow to complete the entire registration procedure.

  • First of all, visit the official site of LIC at
  • Look out for the tab “New Registration”
  • The portal assigns a new Username and password to the aspirant
  • Now, enter the contact details like email address, phone number in the relevant section of the application form
  • Fill out all the additional details asked in the relevant section and select the category for the exam
  • Upload your photo id and signature and verify the details mentioned twice
  • Aspirants must use the preview tab once the details and relevant documents are uploaded for the identification procedure
  • Once, all the procedures are done accordingly, click on the ‘Payment Tab’ to make payments
  • Individuals can use their debit card credit card, NEFT, Mobile Wallets as per the mentioned payment details
  • Make payment as per the selection of the category and download the virtual application form in copies for the reference purposes

LIC AAO Application Fees

To take the LIC AAO recruitment exam, aspirants must do online payments at the time of registration at the official LIC portal. However, the application fees vary considering several factors and majorly the student category. 

CategoryApplication fees
Other CategoriesRs 600
SC, ST and PwBDRs 85


This article discusses LIC AAO 2022 Exam in detail. Every candidate is suggested to go through the aforementioned information very carefully. It is hoped that the contents of this article result to be helpful to all the candidates.  

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