LIC ADO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2019

LIC ADO Exam Pattern & Syllabus: 

Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) invites online applications for LIC ADO Recruitment 2019 from eligible candidates who must be Indian Citizens for selection and appointment as LIC Apprentice Development Officer in the jurisdiction of the various Divisional Offices. So here we are come-out with the LIC ADO Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2019. You can check the LIC ADO Exam pattern and syllabus from here and start your preparation accordingly.

Selection will be made on the basis of on-line test followed by an Interview of candidates who qualify in the on-line test and subsequent pre-recruitment Medical examination.
On-line Test for Open Market Category:
Selection of Apprentice Development Officer from Open Market Category will be done through two phase examination.

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination 2019

Preliminary Examination consisting of objective test will be conducted online. The test will have three sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

Section Name of test Number      of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 English 30 30* 20 minutes
TOTAL 100 70 1 hour

** English Language test will be of qualifying nature and the marks in English Language will not be counted for ranking.
Candidates equal to 20 times of number of vacancies in each category, subject to availability, will be shortlisted for Main examination.

Phase-II: Main Examination 2019

Main Examination consisting of objective test will be conducted online. Main examination will consist of objective tests for 150 marks.

Section Name of test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning      Ability      & Numerical Ability 50 50 Composite 120 minutes
2 General Knowledge, Current       Affairs     and English Language with Special Emphasis     on Grammar & vocabulary 50 50
3 Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector 50 50

TOTAL

150

150

Note: There will be no penalty for wrong answers. However, candidates are advised not to mark answers through random guessing.

For Agents Category

  • Selection of Apprentice Development Officer from Agents & Employee Category will be done through single phase examination i.e. Main Examination.
  • Main Examination consisting of objective test will be conducted online. Main examination will consist of objective tests for 150 marks.
Section Name of test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning      Ability      & Numerical Ability 25 10 Composite 120 Minutes
2 General Knowledge, Current Affairs & English   Language  with Special Emphasis     on Grammar & vocabulary 25 15
3 Elements of Insurance & Marketing  of Insurance. 50 125

TOTAL

150

150

For Employee Category 

Section Name of test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability 25 25 Composite 120 minutes
2 General Knowledge, Current Affairs  & English Language with Special     Emphasis on Grammar and vocabulary 25 25
3 Practice and Principle of Insurance Marketing 50 100
TOTAL 150 150

The Scores of Examination are obtained by adopting the following procedure:

(i) Number of questions answered correctly by a candidate in each objective test is considered for arriving at the Score.
(ii) The score so obtained by a candidate are made equivalent to take care of the minor
difference in difficulty level, if any, in each of the objective tests held in different sessions to arrive at the Equated Scores*
* Scores obtained by candidates on any test are equated to the base form by considering the distribution of scores of all the forms.
(iii) Test wise scores and scores on total is reported with decimal point upto two digits.

Phase-III: Interview

Marks obtained in the Main Examination only will be considered for shortlisting for interview and marks obtained in Main Examination + marks obtained in Interview will be considered for final merit listing of candidates. Maximum Interview marks are 37.

I. Commensurate to the number of vacancies, LIC reserves the right to fix the eligibility standards in order to restrict the candidates to be called for interview and also fix the minimum marks to qualify in the interview. Maximum Interview marks are 37.
II. In case of similar marks of two or more candidates, the merit order of such group of candidates shall be as per the aggregate marks in main examination and interview and further as per their additional post-graduation qualification (i.e. the person with higher educational qualification will be placed higher in the merit order) and in case of further similarity in educational qualification merit order will be decided on the basis of age, (i.e. senior in age will be placed higher in merit order).
III. There will be no contingency/waiting list for candidates not declared successful in the main list.

  • LIC reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website. Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an Information Handout which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letters
  • Candidate MUST obtain minimum qualifying marks in each Section separately and should also obtain minimum marks in the aggregate to qualify for the examinations (Preliminary and Main) and the interview. The minimum marks to be obtained in each paper and in the aggregate shall be decided by LIC of India. The Corporation reserves the right to fix the minimum eligibility standard in order to restrict the number of candidates to be called for the On-line Test and/or Interview, commensurate with number of vacancies.
  • Decision of the Corporation in this regard shall be final and binding on the candidates. No correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
  • The responses (answers) of individual candidates with other candidates would be analyzed to detect patterns of similarity of right and wrong answers. If in the analytical procedure adopted in this regard, it is inferred/concluded that the responses have been shared and scores obtained are not genuine/valid, LIC reserves the right to cancel the candidature of the concerned candidate and the result of such candidates (disqualified) will be withheld.
  • The scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions (if held) will be normalized using equi-percentile equating method.
  • There will be no penalty for wrong answers. However, candidates are advised not to mark answers through random guessing.

LIC Exam Syllabus For ADO 2019

Reasoning

  • Statement based Questions,
  • Syllogism,
  • Seating Arrangement,
  • Coding-Decoding,
  • Alpha Numeric Sequence,
  • Puzzles,
  • Seating Arrangement,
  • Blood Relation,
  • Analogy,
  • Odd One Out

Numerical Ability

  • Number System
  • HCF
  • LCM
  • Simplification
  • Decimal Fractions
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Unitary Method
  • Percentage
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Profit and Loss
  • Average
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Mensuration (2D and 3D)
  • Algebra
  • Data Interpretation are some related topics

English Language

  • Grammar and vocabulary
  • Spotting error
  • Comprehension
  • Passage making
  • Jumble word
  • Sentence framing
  • Fill in the blanks etc.

General Knowledge and Awareness

  • Current Affairs (National and International) (Last 6 month)
  • Major Financial / Economic News
  • Budget and Five Year Plans
  • Sports
  • Appointment
  • Summit
  • Important Business Deals
  • Books and Authors
  • Awards and Honors
  • Science – Inventions and Discoveries
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Days
  • International and National Organizations are some related topics

Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness

  • This section will contains multiple type questions based on Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector.

Insurance and Financial Awareness Pdf

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