LIC Assistant 2020 Notification to be Out Today

LIC Assistant Recruitment 2020: LIC Assistant 2020 will be conducted to recruit candidates to the post of Assistant (Clerk) for performing the various duties of Clerical Staff including Cashier, Single Window operator, Customer Service Executive etc. 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 Assistant 2020 Exam Dates, Notification Pattern, Selection Process and other details are mentioned below in this article.

Established in 1956, LIC is currently India’s largest Insurance Company of India. It is an Indian state-owned Insurance Group and Investment Company. It has 8 Zonal Offices, 133 Divisional Offices and 2048 Branch Offices with thousands of workers all across the country playing important role in building the Economy of the country. The LIC recruitment process will be conducted to recruit eligible candidates to the post of Assistant (Clerk) in various branches of LIC all across the country.

LIC Assistant 2020 Notification

LIC Assistant 2020 Official Notification will be released by Life Insurance Corporation of India on 24th February 2020. LIC Assistant Recruitment 2020 will be started with the release of official notification for LIC Assistant 2020 exam. In this article, we are covering information regarding LIC Assistant 2020 notification, exam dates, eligibility criteria, Salary, exam pattern, syllabus and selection process etc.

Official Notification link will be updated here once it has been released soon. The zone-wise LIC Assistant 2019 Official Notification links are mentioned below:

Northern Zone (Jammu, Kashmir, Laddakh, Himanchal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan) North Central Zone (Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand) East Central Zone (Bihar, Jharkhand, Odissa) Eastern Zone (West Bengal, North East staes) Central Zone (Madhya Pradesh, Chattishgarh) South Central Zone (Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka) Southern Zone (Tamilnadu, Kerala) Western Zone (Maharastra, Gujrat, Goa)
Ajmer (Notification) Agra Begusarai Asansol Bhopal Belgaum Chennai 1 &2 Ahmedabad
Amritsar Aligarh Behrampur Bardhman Bilaspur Bangaluru 1 &2 Coimbatore Amaravati
Bikaner Allahabad Bhagalpur Bongaigaon Gwalior Dharwad Ernakulam Aurangabad
Chandigarh Bareilly Bhubaneshwar Guwahati Indore Hyderabad Kottayam Bhavnagar
Delhi 1,2 &3 Dehradun Cuttack Howrah Jabalpur Kadapa Kozhikode Gandhinagar
Jaipur 1 & 2 Faizabad Hazaribaug Jalpaiguri Raipur Karimnagar Madurai Nashik
Jalandhar Gorakhpur Jamshedpur Jorhat Satna Machallipatnam Salem Kolhapur
Jodhpur Haldwani Muzaffarpur Kolkata Metro Div 1 &2 Shahdol Mysore Thanjavur Mumbai 1,2,3 ,4 & SSS
Karnal Kanpur Patna 1 Kolkata Suburban   Nellore Thiruanantapuram Nadiad
Ludhiana Lucknow Patna 2 Kharagpur   raichur Thrissur Nagpur
Rohtak Meerut Sambalpur Silchar   Rajahmundry Tirunelveli Nanded
Shimla Varanasi       Shimoga Vellore Pune 1 &2
Srinagar         Udipi   Rajkot
Udaipur         Vishakhapattanam   Thane
          Warangal   Satara

LIC Assistant 2020 Exam Date

The exam dates for LIC Assistant 2020 exam will be released along with official notification. The important dates for LIC Assistant Exam 2020 are as follows:

LIC Assistant Event Dates
LIC Assistant Notification Released on 24th February 2020
Commencement of on-line registration of application February 2020
Closure of registration of application March 2020
Download of Call Letter for Online Preliminary Examination to be updated soon
LIC Assistant Exam Dates: Preliminary Exam to be updated soon
LIC Assistant Prelims Result to be updated soon
LIC Assistant Exam Dates: Mains Exam to be updated soon

LIC Assistant 2020 Vacancy

LIC Assistant (Clerk) Vacancy has not been released by LIC. Last year, the total number of vacancies for the post of Assistant (Clerk) was approximately 7975 . Let's have a look at the zone-wise vacancy for LIC Assistant last year exam.

ZonesVacancy
Northern Zone1544
North Central Zone1242
East Central Zone1497
Eastern Zone980
Central Zone472
South Central Zone632
Southern Zone 400
Western Zone 1104

The category-wise vacancy for all zones are mentioned below:

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Northern Zone

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Rajasthan

Ajmer

17

12

20

9

37

95

13

 

Bikaner

21

17

25

12

51

126

18

 

Jaipur 1 & 2

39

24

49

21

84

217

31

 

Jodhpur

30

29

38

17

74

188

27

 

Udaipur

18

15

22

10

42

107

15

Delhi

Delhi 1, 2 & 3

38

23

83

21

89

254

36

Haryana

Karnal

13

0

25

5

22

65

9

 

Rohtak

24

0

26

9

38

97

14

Punjab

Jalandhar

4

0

13

1

7

25

3

 

Amritsar

12

0

15

3

17

47

6

 

Ludhiana

19

0

16

5

24

64

9

HP

Shimla

31

4

28

12

63

138

20

J & K

Srinagar

5

8

19

5

34

71

10

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

13

0

14

4

19

50

7

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Eastern Zone

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Asansol

17

0

16

26

65

9

1

Bardhman

24

5

21

10

40

100

14

Bongaigoan

1

5

13

4

18

41

5*

Guwahati

4

12

15

6

29

66

9*

Howrah

25

7

33

13

53

131

18

Jalpaiguri

17

5

23

9

44

98

14*

Jorhat

0

4

15

4

19

42

6*

Kolkata Metro Div

14

3

13

6

24

60

8

Kolkata Suburban

8

10

32

10

43

103

14*

Kharagpur

49

10

56

23

97

235

 

Silchar

6

12

2

3

16

39

5*

LIC Assistant Vacancy: East Central Zone

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Begusarai

25

1

39

15

76

156

22

Behrampur

14

19

10

8

35

86

12

Bhagalpur(bihar)

12

0

18

7

33

70

10

Bhagalpur(jhrakhand)

2

11

2

3

16

34

4

Bhubaneshwar

12

16

8

7

30

73

10

Cuttak

39

44

30

24

107

244

35

Hazaribaug

16

30

15

12

50

123

17

        

Jamshedpur

16

7

11

7

33

74

10

Muzaffarpur

34

2

59

22

103

220

31

Patna 1

31

1

48

18

90

188

27

Patna 2

39

2

63

24

114

242

35

Sambalpur

4

0

5

2

10

21

3

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Northern Central Zone

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UP

Agra

22

1

27

9

40

99

14

 

Aligarh

13

0

19

6

25

63

9

 

Allahabad

21

1

27

10

46

105

15

 

Bareily

16

0

21

7

27

71

10

 

Dehradun

4

0

8

3

19

34

4

 

Faizabad

39

2

52

18

74

185

26

 

Gorakhpur

54

2

69

26

111

262

37

 

Haldwani

9

0

10

4

19

42

6

 

Kanpur

15

1

14

5

19

54

7

 

Lucknow

10

0

18

5

21

54

7

 

Meerut

19

0

41

12

50

122

17

 

Varanasi

47

2

65

22

86

222

32

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Southern Zone

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Chennai 1 & 2

3

1

6

2

8

20

2

Coimbatore

4

1

16

3

15

39

5

Ernakulam

1

-

-

1

8

10

1

Kotayam

4

--

8

4

27

43

6

Kozhikode

1

1

20

5

32

59

1

Madurai

16

--

13

5

24

58

8

Salem

8

1

13

4

19

45

6

Thanjavur

3

--

14

3

14

34

4

Thiruvananthapuram

2

-

5

2

11

20

2

Thrissur

3

--

10

3

17

33

4

Tirunelveli

5

 

4

2

10

21

3

Vellore

4

1

4

1

8

18

2

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Central Zone

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Bhopal

3

10

7

3

20

43

5

Bilaspur

4

1

2

3

23

33

4

Gwalior

5

11

7

5

23

51

6

Indore

13

19

13

9

36

90

9

Jabalpur

13

19

13

9

36

90

9

Raipur

1

16

2

3

14

36

4

Satna

12

14

11

6

31

74

7

Sahdol

10

5

8

5

27

55

6

LIC Assistant Vacancy: South Central Zone

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Belgaum

12

5

19

7

30

73

10

Bangaluru 1 & 2

7

3

10

4

16

40

5

Dharwad

5

4

10

3

13

35

4

Hyderabad

7

2

11

4

16

40

5

Kadapa

3

5

7

4

21

40

5

Karimnagar

10

5

15

6

32

68

9

Machallipatnam

4

1

7

2

10

24

3

Mysore

9

3

15

5

23

55

7

Nellore

5

4

10

3

14

36

4

Raichur

13

5

18

7

30

73

10

Rajahmundry

0

4

2

1

4

11

1

Shimoga

8

3

14

5

21

51

7

Udipi

5

1

8

2

12

28

4

Vishakhapatnam

8

3

12

4

19

46

6

Warangal

2

0

3

1

5

11

1

LIC Assistant Vacancy: Western Zone

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Ahemdabad

6

18

25

9

40

98

14

Amravati

8

7

21

7

29

72

10

Aurangabad

5

7

20

6

26

64

9

Bhavnagar

0

4

6

2

9

21

3

Gandhinagar

8

18

35

12

50

123

17

Nasik

6

4

17

5

22

54

7

Kolhapur

10

9

27

9

37

92

13

Mumbai

24

21

63

21

87

216

31

Nadiad

3

2

17

5

24

51

7

Satara

5

8

14

5

20

52

7

Nagpur

6

0

30

7

29

72

10

Nanded

5

6

17

6

29

63

9

Pune

2

1

6

1

8

18

2

Rajkot

2

3

0

1

4

10

1

Thane

11

9

29

9

40

98

14

LIC Assistant 2020 Apply Online

The Online Application of LIC Assistant 2020 will start on 24th February 2020. The Apply Online Link will close by March 2020. All candidates who wish to apply for the exam can do so by clicking on the link mentioned below.

Click Here to Apply Online for LIC Assistant 2020

LIC Assistant Application Fee

Candidates belonging to UR/OBC category have to pay an application fee of Rs. 510 + GST + Transaction Charges. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category have to pay an application fee of Rs. 85 + GST + Transaction Charges.

LIC Assistant Salary

The basic pay of an LIC Assistant (Clerk) is Rs. 14435/- per month in the scale of Rs. 14435-840(1)-15275-915(2)-17105-1030(5)-22255-1195 (2)-24645-1455(3)-29010-1510(2)-32030-1610(5)-40080 and other admissible allowances as per rules. The Assistant enjoys other perks and remuneration apart from the Basic Pay offered such as House Rent Allowance, Travel Allowance and Dearness Allowance. The total amount/gross salary of an LIC Assistant thus ranges to Rs. Rs 30,000/- per month.-

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LIC Assistant Eligibility Criteria 2020

All Eligibility conditions as on 01.03.2020 shall be as under:

Nationality: A candidate must be a citizen of India.

Age Limit: The age of candidate must not be less than 18 years and must not exceed 30 years. (candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.09.1989 and not later than 01.09.2001 both days inclusive only are eligible).

Educational Qualification: A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or institute.

Age Relaxation:

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 :

Category Age Relaxation
SC/St 5 years
OBC 3 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 Employees Further Relaxation of 5 years

LIC Assistant 2020 Selection Process

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

LIC Assistant 2020 Exam Pattern 2020

LIC Assistant 2020 will be conducted in two phases: Prelims and Mains.

LIC Assistant Prelims Exam:

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

Serial Number Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
2. Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3. English Language / Hindi Language 30 30 20 minutes
Total 100 60 minutes

Note: English/Hindi Language test will be of qualifying nature and marks in Language section will not be counted for ranking.

LIC Assistant Mains Exam

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.

Serial Number Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 40 40 30 minutes
2. General/ Financial Awareness 40 40 30 minutes
3. Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 40 minutes
4. English Language 40 40 30 minutes
5. Hindi Language 40 40 30 minutes
Total 200 200 150 minutes

• The candidates are required to qualify each of the Tests. Candidates will have to qualify in each of the objective tests.
• There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests for main examination. ¼ marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
• 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).

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LIC Assistant Syllabus 2020

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeGeneral/Financial AwarenessEnglish Language
Statement based Questions,
Syllogism,
Seating Arrangement,
Coding-Decoding,
Alpha Numeric Sequence,
Puzzles,
Seating Arrangement,
Blood Relation,
Analogy,
Odd One Out
Data Interpretation,
Time and Work,
Speed, Distance and Time,
Number Series,
Approximation,
Simple Interest and Compound Interest,
Profit and Loss,
Average,
Mixture and Allegations
Recent credit and monetary policies,
Indian Economy,
Overview of Indian Financial System
Current Affairs,
National and International Matters,
Currency and Capital,
Awards and Honors,
General History, Geography,
Biology and Applied Science
Reading Comprehension,
Sentence Arrangement,
Cloze Test,
Error Spotting,
Sentence Improvement,
Synonyms-Antonyms,
Phrases,
Elementary Grammar

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LIC Assistant 2020 Admit Card

The admit card for LIC Assistant 2020 will be released after the application process for the same has ended. The admit card for LIC Assistant 2020 Mains exam will be issued to candidates who qualify the Preliminary exam of LIC Assistant 2020 Exam.

LIC Assistant Result 2020

The results for LIC Assistant 2020 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 the descending order of the marks obtained by candidates in the mains exam.

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LIC Assistant Cut-Off 2020

LIC Assistant 2020 Cut-Off will be declared once the examination for the same has been conducted. But LIC provides minimum qualifying marks for its prelims exam which is given below:

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Section Maximum Marks Minimum Qualifying Marks
General/OBC/EWS SC/ST/PwD
English/Hindi Language (Qualifying) 30 12 11
Numerical Ability 35 14 13
Reasoning Ability 35 14 13
Total 28 26

LIC Assistant 2020- FAQ

Q. When will LIC Assistant 2020 Phase I exam be conducted?

LIC Assistant 2020 exam dates has not beeen released yet.

Q. Is the LIC Assistant exam Bilingual?

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

Q. Is there Any Negative Marking?

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.

Q. How many vacancies are there in LIC Assistant 2020 Exam?

This year, LIC will recruit 8000+ Vcancies through LIC Assistant 2020 Exam.