LIC AAO & AE 2022 will be conducted to recruit candidates to the post of Assistant Engineers (A.E) - Civil/ Electrical /Structural /MEP & Assistant Architect (A.A) and Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Specialist. Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) offers candidates an opportunity to join the Insurance Sector by clearing one of the most reputed Insurance Exam. LIC AAO & AE 2022 Exam Dates, Notification Pattern, Selection Process and other details are mentioned below in this article.

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Notification

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Official Notification will be released by the Life Insurance Corporation of India on https://licindia.in/. LIC AAO & AE Recruitment will start with the release of official notification for the LIC AAO 2022 exam for the recruitment of AAO  & AE. In this article, we are covering information regarding LIC AAO & AE notification, exam dates, eligibility criteria, Salary, exam pattern, syllabus and selection process etc.

In the meantime, go through the previous year, LIC AAO & AE 2020-21 Official Notification links mentioned below:

LIC AAO & AE 2020-21 Official Notification: Download PDF (English)

LIC AAO & AE 2020-21 Official Notification: Download PDF (Hindi)

LIC AAO & AE 2022- Overview

The LIC AAO 2022 exam summary has been provided in the below table, the candidates interested in the exam must go through the details. The complete details will be announced with the release of the official notification. 

LIC AAO 2022- Exam Summary
OrganizationLife Insurance Corporation of India
Post NameAssistant Administrative Officer
VacanciesTo be notified
Exam levelNational
CategoryGovt. Jobs
FrequencyAnnually
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Online RegistrationTo be notified
Exam ModeOnline
LanguageEnglish/ Hindi
Official Websitehttps://licindia.in/

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Important Dates

The exam dates for LIC AAO & AE 2022 Prelims & Mains exam will be released by LIC along with the official notification. As per last year trend, it is expected LIC AAO Recruitment 2022 Notification can be released soon. The important dates for LIC AAO & AE Exam 2022 will be updated here.

LIC AAO & AE 2022 EventsDates
LIC AAO & AE Notification Released on--
On-line Registration of Application Process--
Call Letter for Preliminary Examination--
Preliminary Exam Date--
Preliminary Exam Result--
LIC AAO Prelims Cut Off--
Call Letter for Mains Examination--
LIC AAO Mains Exam Date--

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Vacancy

LIC Assistant Engineers (A.E) and Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) Vacancy will be released along with official notification by LIC. Last year, the total number of vacancies for the post of AE and AAO was approximately 218. Let's have a look at the post-wise vacancy for LIC AAO & AE exam.

LIC Assistant Administrative Officer Vacancy

PostSCSTOBCEWSURTotalPwBD
LDVIHIID/MD
AAO (CA)6311416401 11
AAO (Actuarial)438312301 11
AAO (Legal)7310416401112
AAO (Rajbhasha)112048 112
AAO (IT)7414520501 1 
TOTAL25144516681684256

LIC Assistant Engineers Vacancy

PostSCSTOBCEWSURTotalPwBD
LDVIHIID/MD
AE (Civil)306218291--1--
AE (Electrical)1031510------ --
AA(Architect)111104--------
AE (Structural)101023------ --
AE (Electrical/Mechanical - MEP Engineers)001113-- -- ----
TOTAL6112526501010

LIC AAO & AE Online Application 2022

The Online Application of LIC AAO & AE exam 2022 will begin with the release of official notification. The Apply Online Link will be made activated here once the official website https://licindia.in/.

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Apply Online Link [Inactive]

LIC AAO & AE Application Fee

Candidates belonging to UR/OBC/ SC/ST/PwD category have to pay an application fee as mentioned in the below table-

LIC AAO CategoryLIC AAO Fees
OthersRs. 700
SC/STRs. 85
PwBDRs. 85

Steps to Apply for LIC AAO & AE Recruitment 2022

The candidates interested for LIC AAO & AE 2022 have to submit their online applications which can be done by following the below-mentioned steps-

Step 1: Visit the official website of LIC ‘www.licindia.com’

Step 2: On the home page select the ‘Careers’ section.

Step 3: Click on the notification of recruitment of LIC AAO 2022.

Step 4: Click on the notification, the brochure will be downloaded (make sure your desktop settings allow pop-ups).

Step 5: Read the instruction manual carefully, and fill up the application form.

Step 6: Upload your scanned photo & signature (check the required size and dimensions).

Step 7: Click the submit button.

Step 8: Make payment for an application form.

Step 9: Print out the form for your convenience.

LIC AAO 2022 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for the LIC AAO AE 2022 Exam, the candidates need to fulfil the following eligibility criteria which are mentioned below:

LIC AAO & AE Age Limit

The age of the candidate must not be less than 21 years and must not exceed 30 years. Relaxations in upper age limit for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe(ST)/Other Backward Community(OBC)/ Ex-Servicemen/Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) /Confirmed LIC employees shall be as under :

Age Relaxation:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/St5 years
OBC3 years
PWD (Gen)10 years
PWD (SC/ST)15 years
PWD (OBC)13 years
EX-SERVICEMEN Actual Period of service in the Defence Services plus 3 years subject to maximum age limit of 45 years. (In case of Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST/OBC, maximum age limit of 50 years for SC/ST and 48 years for OBC is allowed. 
LIC EmployeesFurther Relaxation of 5 years

LIC AAO & AE Educational Qualification

A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree from a recognized university or institute. The Post-wise Educational Qualification is given below:

A. For AE (Civil): B.Tech/B.E. (Civil) from an AICTE recognized Indian University/Institution. The candidate should have a minimum of three years of working experience in the planning and execution of multi-storied building projects with all required infrastructure.

B. For AE (Electrical) : B.Tech/B.E. (Electrical) from an AICTE recognized Indian University/Institution. The candidate should have a minimum of three years of working experience in the planning and execution of multi-storied building projects with all required infrastructure.

C. For Assistant Architect: B. Arch. from a recognized Indian University/Institution. The candidate should be registered with the Council of Architecture and possess a minimum of three years of experience in designing of all types of buildings with allied services. The candidate should also be well versed with green building design requirements and the application of AutoCAD software and/or similar type software.

D. For AE (Structural): M. Tech / M.E. (Structural) from an AICTE recognized Indian University/ Institution. The candidate should be well versed with the structural design of high rise buildings with the foundation system. He/she 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 one-year of hands-on experience in the area.

E. For AE (MEP engineers): B. Tech./ B.E. (Mechanical/ Electrical) from an AICTE recognized Indian University/Institution. The candidate should have a minimum of three years of experience in planning and execution of Plumbing / Piping / HVAC systems, Lift & Fire Fighting systems, Electrical substations in multi-storied buildings.

F. For AAO (Chartered Accountant): Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized Indian University/Institution and Candidates should have passed Final Examination of Institute of Chartered Accountant and completion of Articles as presented by Institute of Chartered Accountant. The candidate should be an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Candidates should provide their membership number and the same will be verified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

G. For AAO (Actuarial): Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized Indian University/Institution and 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. Candidates should provide their membership number and the same will be verified with the Institute of Actuaries of India / Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.

H. For AAO (Legal): Bachelor’s degree in Law or LLM from a recognized Indian University/Institution. Three years of Bar experience is essential.

I. For 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 subjects at Bachelor’s degree level.

J. For AAO (IT): Graduation degree in Engineering (Computer Science, IT or Electronics), or MCA or MSC (Computer Science) from a recognized Indian University/ Institution.

LIC AAO 2022 Selection Process

LIC AAO & AE selection will be done on the basis of three-phase examination i.e. Preliminary Examination (Phase I), Main Examination (Phase II) and Interview followed by Pre-Recruitment Medical Examination. Marks obtained in the Main Examination and Interview will be considered for the final merit listing of candidates (Final Selection).

LIC AAO 2022 Exam Pattern

LIC AAO & AE 2022 will be conducted in two phases: Prelims and Mains.

LIC AAO & AE Prelims Exam 2022

The Written Exam will contain 3 sections namely: Reasoning, English Language Language, Quantitative Aptitude. The total duration of the written exam will be 1 hour or 60 minutes. 0.25 marks will be deducted if a candidate attempts a question wrong. Preliminary Examination consisting of an objective test will be conducted online. The test will have three sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

SNo.SectionsNumber of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
1.Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
2.Numerical Ability353520 minutes
3.English: Language with special emphasis on grammar, vocabulary and comprehension303020 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

Note: English Language Test will be of qualifying nature and marks in the Language section will not be counted for ranking.

LIC AAO & AE Mains Exam 2022

The main examination will consist of objective tests for 200 marks. The objective test will be online. The objective test will have separate timing for every section.

SNo.SectionsNumber of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
1.Reasoning309040 minutes
2.General Knowledge, Current Affairs306020 minutes
3.Professional knowledge 309040 minutes
4.Insurance and Financial Market Awareness306020 minutes
Total120300120 minutes
5.English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)/ Legal drafting for AAO(Legal)22530 minute

1. Descriptive test of English Language etc. will be of qualifying nature and the marks in the English Language will not be counted for ranking.

2. The candidates are required to qualify for each of the Tests. Candidates will have to qualify for each of the objective tests. 
3. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests for the main examination. ¼ marks will be deducted for each wrong answer
4. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase I) will not be added for the selection and the final selection will be based on the marks obtained by a candidate in Main Examination (Phase II) marks obtained in the Interview.

LIC AAO AE Exam Pattern 2022 [Detailed]- Click Here

LIC AAO Syllabus 2022

The Syllabus for LIC AAO & AE includes Reasoning, Quantitative, General/Financial Awareness, English language, Professional knowledge, current affairs. To get selected for the interview round, the candidate needs to qualify Mains exam with a minimum cut-off for which the candidate must be familiar with the subject-wise syllabus. 

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Language
  1. Statement based Questions,
  2. Syllogism,
  3. Seating Arrangement,
  4. Coding-Decoding,
  5. Alpha-Numeric Sequence,
  6. Puzzles,
  7. Seating Arrangement,
  8. Blood Relation,
  9. Analogy,
  10. Odd One Out
  1. Data Interpretation,
  2. Time and Work,
  3. Speed, Distance and Time,
  4. Number Series,
  5. Approximation,
  6. Simple Interest and Compound Interest,
  7. Profit and Loss,
  8. Average,
  9. Mixture and Allegations
  1. Reading Comprehension,
  2. Sentence Arrangement,
  3. Cloze Test,
  4. Error Spotting,
  5. Sentence Improvement,
  6. Synonyms-Antonyms,
  7. Phrases,
  8. Elementary Grammar

LIC AAO AE Syllabus 2022 [Detailed]- Click Here

LIC AAO & AE2022 Salary

Basic pay of Rs. 32795/- per month in the scale of Rs. 32795- 1610(14) –55335– 1745(4) –62315 and other admissible allowances as per rules. Total emoluments at the minimum of the scale inclusive of House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance etc wherever admissible depending upon the classification of the city will be approximately Rs 57,000/- per month in A-Class city.

Check Detailed Salary Structure of LIC AAO & AE

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Admit Card

The admit card for LIC AAO & AE 2022 will be released after the application process for the same has ended. The admit card for LIC AAO & AE 2022 Mains exam will be issued to candidates who qualify for the Preliminary exam of the LIC AAO & AE 2022 Exam.

Check LIC AAO/AE Admit Card Details  

LIC AAO & AE Result 2022

The results for LIC AAO & AE 2022 will be released after each phase of the exam is completed. The result for Phase I exam will be declared first followed by the result of Phase II. The merit list will be prepared in descending order of the marks obtained by candidates in the mains exam.

Check LIC AAO Result Details

LIC AAO & AE Cut-Off 2022

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Cut-Off will be declared once the examination for the same has been conducted. The candidates can check the previous year section-wise & category-wise LIC AAO Cut off Marks to understand the level of exam conducted by LIC. 

LIC AAO Prelims Cut off 2021
LIC AAO Prelims SectionsCut Off Marks For SC/ST CandidatesCut Off Marks For Others
Reasoning Ability1618
Quantitative Aptitude1618
English Language910

Click to Check LIC AAO Previous Cut Off Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks

LIC provides minimum qualifying marks for its prelims exam which is given below:

Section Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks 
General/OBC/EWS SC/ST/PwD 
English Language (Qualifying)30 10 
Numerical Ability35 18 16 
Reasoning Ability35 18 16 
Total 10028 26 
LIC AAO & AE 2022- FAQs

LIC AAO & AE 2022 Notification will be released at https://licindia.in/, however, the dates are not fixed yet.

The candidate has to qualify in Prelims, Mains exam and Interview round to get selected for AAO & AE posts.

All tests are bilingual, i.e. available in both English and Hindi.

There is no negative marking in Preliminary exam and English/Hindi Language test will be of qualifying nature and marks in Language section will not be counted for ranking. There will be a negative marking for wrong answers in mains exam and and ¼ marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. One-fourth of the total marks will be deducted for the question marked wrong by the candidate.

LIC will announced the number of Vacancies through LIC AAO & AE 2022 Notification.

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