LIC ADO Recruitment 2017

Overview :

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) one of the biggest state owned insurance group and investment company of india. It was established in 1956. It offers various services to its customer like insurance plans, pension plans, unit-linked plans, special plans and group schemes. Every year LIC professes a notIfication regarding upcoming vacancies in LIC to invite all those candidates who aspires to be a part of Life Insurance Corporation and want to pursue it as a career option. By following the same path LIC has come up with a new notification for various posts like Assistant Administrative Officers, Apprentice Development Officer, Associates posts, LIC Insurance Advisor, Urban Career Agents, CCA, LIC Agents etc. AAO,ADO Recruitment 2017 is again giving a fair chance to all those who really wish to make a career in this organization.

Soon LIC will release the notification regarding these Upcoming ADO Recruitment 2017. So here we will provide you all the necessary details about this exam like syllabus, Exam pattern, no. of vacancies, Educational Qualifications, Application procedure, Pay band, Selection Process etc.

Vacancy Details :

Notification of LIC ADO Recruitment 2017 is just about to release soon. We will update you with all the necessary details regarding vacancies in LIC. As per now numeric figure of vacancies is still not specified yet. Still as per the rumours there will be around 106 posts for SC, 53 POSTS FOR ST, 192 Posts for OBC, 345 posts for UR. Thus the no. of vacancies is assumed to be very large in number, estimated to be around 700.

Eligibility Criteria :

All the aspirants who wants to appear for this Assistant Administrative Officer Recruitment 2017 should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognised University by the Government of India. The applicant from a foreign University approved for the purpose or the fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai can also apply.

Age Limit

The Age limit of the aspirants who wants to apply for LIC ADO Recruitment 2017 should have a minimum age of 21 years and it should not exceed 30 years. Aspirants belonging to different reserved categories, Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECO), Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCO), Person with Disability (PwD) will be provided relaxation in age as per the government norms, which is as follows

  • SC/ST - 5 years
  • OBC - 3 years
  • PWD(Gen) - 10 years
  • PWD(OBC) - 13 years
  • SC/ST - 15 years

NOTE- This detail about the ADO Recruitment 2017 relaxation age for reserved categories may vary according to government norms and changing rules.

How to Apply :

All the willing candidates have to apply via Online mode. They have to visit the official website of LIC i.e. and look or search for LIC ADO Recruitment 2017 link after that go through all the given instructions and follow them while filling the form. Lastly fill all the necessary details along with this also upload a recent passport sized photograph, signature, application fees and all supporting documents. In the end take out the print of application form.

How to apply for LIC ADO  Appliction Form 2017:-

  • First of all approach the official website
  • Look for the careers option displayed at the bottom of the homepage
  • Search and Click ADO Recruitment 2017
  • Go through all the given instructions carefully
  • Click on Online Application
  • Application Form of LIC ADO Recruitment 2017 will be displayed
  • Select New registration link
  • Fill in all the necessary personal and professional details of the candidate
  • Upload scanned passport sized recent photographs and signature
  • Attach all the supporting documents
  • Submit the application fees as per your category through net banking
  • Hit the submit button for completion of this process
  • Save your registration no. and password for future reference
  • Take out a Hardcopy of the application form

Application Fee :

Aspirants who want to appear for Apprentice Development Officers(ADO) Recruitment 2017 have to pay Rs.600 as application fee by using Debit Card (RuPay, Visa, MasterCard, Maestro), Credit Card, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards, Mobile Wallets etc. Candidates belonging to SC/ST, PwD categories have to pay only Rs.100 as application fee.

Exam Pattern :

Syllabus of LIC ADO Recruitment 2017 comprises of General Knowledge and Awareness, Verbal and Nonverbal Reasoning, Numerical Ability, English Language and a part of Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness. The examination will comprise of total 150 questions of 1 mark each. Three paper will be conducted and the candidate should obtain minimum passing marks in each paper. Total of all the three paper will be counted to make the merit list and negative marking will be provided for every wrong answer.

Exam Pattern of LIC AAO Recruitment 2017

Paper Topics No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
Paper I Reasoning Ability  25  25 2 hours
Numerical Ability  25  25
Paper II GK & Current Affairs  25  25
English Language  25  25
Paper III Insurance and Financial Marketing 50 50

Syllabus :

LIC AAO Syllabus 2017:-



Numerical Ability

General Knowledge and Awareness

English Language

  • Number Series

  • Alphabet Series

  • Coding- Decoding

  • Test of Direction Sense

  • Problems on Age

  • Reasoning

  • Arithmetical Reasoning

  • Blood Relations

  • Decision making

  • Blood Relations

-Non-verbal series

-Mirror images

-Cubes and Dice

-Grouping Identical Figures

-Embedded figures

-Number System



- Simplification

- Decimal Fractions

- Ratio & Proportion

- Unitary Method

- Percentage

- Time and Distance

- Time and Work

Profit and Loss

- Average

-Simple & Compound Interest

- Algebra

- Data Interpretation

- Current Affairs

- Major Financial News

- Budget and Five year plans

- Sports

- Books and Authors

- Awards and Honors

- Science Invention and Discoveries

- Abbreviations

- Important days

-National & International Organization

- Grammar

- Vocabulary

- Error spotting


- Passage Making

- Jumble Words

- Sentence Framing

- Fill in the blanks


Exam Dates :

Important Dates of LIC ADO are not mentioned yet but it'll be released soon. We'll try to update you with all the new updates here. LIC conducts this examination every year to fill all the vacant positions in every department. The official website keeps on updating new vacancies from time to time.

Tips :

So here we covered everything related to DEO Recruitment 2017 like Eligibility Criteria, Age Limit, Selection Process, Syllabus, Exam pattern and for more information regarding the posts, Application Form, Procedure, applicants can log on to the official website.

NOTE- The information provided here may vary as per the changing norms of the government. Still we tried our best to gather and put forward the best information we could. If you have any query regarding any detail then you can visit the official website for detailed Information. You can also comment your queries in the comment section below also provide us your feedback as we would love to hear from you.

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