LIC AAO Exam Pattern

LIC AAO Exam Pattern 2020

LIC AAO is counted among the most respected and lucrative jobs. To be able to fare well in an examination as tough and important as LIC AAO, it is extremely necessary to collect all information related to the examination. The LIC AAO 2020 exam will be objective type online exam. The LIC AAO 2020 exam will take place in three phase as mentioned below

  • Prelims (Preliminary)
  • Mains
  • Interview

LIC notification has already mentioned the minimum & maximum marks for each subject.

LIC AAO Prelims Exam Pattern 2020

The LIC AAO 2020 Prelims exam will be an online objective test consisting of three subjects / tests: English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability. All the sections in LIC AAO will be allotted sectional timings of 20 minutes each. English in the LIC AAO Prelims exam will only be qualifying in nature.

Sl.NoName of TestNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksMedium of ExamMinimum Qualifying MarksDuration
SC/ST/PwBDOthers
1. Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 English & Hindi 16 18 20 Minutes
2. Reasoning Ability 35 35 English & Hindi 16 18 20 Minutes
3. English Language 30 30* English 9 10 20 Minutes
Total 100 70       1 hour

For every incorrect answer, you will be charged a penalty of 0.25 marks, which means that for one wrong attempt, you will be charge one-fourth of the marks allotted to that question.

After the LIC AAO 2020 Prelims exam gets over, LIC will release the results soon and downloading of LIC AAO admit cards for Mains will take place after that. Therefore, you should keep in mind that you won’t be having much time for preparation for the LIC AAO Mains exam, thus you should be well-prepared in advance. The LIC AAO Mains exam will be having four subjects which will vary according to the post.The LIC AAO Mains exam will also be held online. The LIC AAO Mains will consist of some changes with respect to the number of subjects in each job post. All the sections will be separately timed.

LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern 2020

LIC AAO Mains exam will also be an online objective test consisting of four sections: Insurance & Financial Market Awareness, Data Analysis & Interpretation, Reasoning Ability and General Knowledge & Current Affairs. An additional ‘English Descriptive Test’ will also be there after the objective test is completed. You are supposed to give this test of writing skills of 30 minutes duration immediately after LIC AAO Mains 2020. Therefore, the complete time duration of the LIC AAO exam is 2 hours 30 minutes and the total marks will be 300.

The details of the LIC AAO Mains exam pattern are as follows:

Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksMedium of ExamMinimum Qualifying MarksDuration
SC/ST/PwBDOthers
Reasoning Ability 30 90 English & Hindi 40 45 40 minutes
General Knowledge & Current Affairs 30 60 English & Hindi 27 30 20 minutes
Professional knowledge 30 90 English & Hindi 40 45 40 minutes
Insurance & Financial Market Awareness 30 60 English & Hindi 27 30 20 minutes
Total 120 300       2 Hours
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 English 9 10 30 Minutes

LIC AAO Personal Interview 

After the LIC AAO 2020 Prelims & Mains exams are over, you have to appear for the LIC AAO Personal Interview, if you clear the merit of LIC AAO Mains 2020. You have to face an interview board where you can be asked personal questions along with some general awareness questions to test the overall knowledge.

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