LIC ADO 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern – Detailed Prelims & Mains Syllabus

Dear Aspirants,
LIC-ADO-Exam-Pattern-and-Syllabus

LIC has released Apprentice Development Officer(ADO) 2019 Notification. The total number of vacancies is 8581. This is a very good job opportunity for the Aspirants, As we Know LIC is India’s Leading Public Sector life Insurance Company, working in LIC is a Dream job for Aspirants both by Good Salary and A Good Career Growth.

The Examination Pattern of ADO is different based upon the three different Streams. The Streams are “Agent Category”, “Employees Category” and ”Open Market Category”.

1. Open Market Category-
Selection of Apprentice Development Officer from Open Market Category will be done through a two-phase examination.
Phase-1: Preliminary Exam:-
Preliminary Examination consisting of the 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
Medium of exam Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 35 35 English & Hindi 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 English & Hindi 20 minutes
3 English 30 30** English 20 minutes
Total 100 70 1 hour


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

Phase-II: Main Examination: Main Examination consisting of the objective test will be conducted online. The main examination will consist of objective tests for 150 marks.

Section Name of test Number of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of exam Duration
1 Reasoning Ability &
Numerical Ability
50 50 English & Hindi Composite
Time of
120 Minutes
2 General Knowledge,
Current Affairs and
English Language with
Special Emphasis on
Grammar and vocabulary
50 50 English & Hindi
3 Insurance and Financial
Marketing Awareness
with special emphasis
on knowledge of Life
Insurance and Financial
Sector
50 50 English
Total 150 150


For Agents Category:
Selection of Apprentice Development Officer from Agents Category will be done through single phase examination i.e. Main Examination

2. On-line Test for Agents & Employee Category: 

Selection of Apprentice Development Officer from Agents & Employee Category will be done through a single phase examination i.e. Main Examination. The main Examination consisting of the objective test will be conducted online. The main examination will consist of objective tests for 150 marks.

(i)  For Agent Category :

Section Name of test Number of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of exam Duration
1 Reasoning Ability &
Numerical Ability
25 10 English & Hindi Composite
Time of
120 Minutes
2 General Knowledge,
Current Affairs and
English Language with
Special Emphasis on
Grammar and vocabulary
25 15 English & Hindi
3 Elements of Insurance
and Marketing of
Insurance
50 125 English
Total 150 150


(ii) For Employee Category: 

Section Name of test Number of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of exam Duration
1 Reasoning Ability &
Numerical Ability
25 10 English & Hindi Composite
Time of
120 Minutes
2 General Knowledge,
Current Affairs and
English Language with
Special Emphasis on
Grammar and vocabulary
25 15 English & Hindi
3 Elements of Insurance
and Marketing of
Insurance
50 125 English
Total 150 150
Note- Candidates must obtain minimum qualifying marks in each section separately and should also obtain minimum marks in the aggregate to qualify the examinations( Preliminary and Mains) and an interview.
Syllabus for LIC ADO 2019 Prelims Exam :

Reasoning Ability- Important Topics which you have to prepare
Puzzles, Seating Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood Relation, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Machine Input-Output, Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series, Data Sufficiency
Quantitative Aptitude- Topics you have to prepare
Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Pie Chart), Inequalities (Quadratic Equations), Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains.
English Language- With Special Emphasis on Grammar, Vocabulary –
Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Fillers, Sentence Errors, Vocabulary based questions, Sentence Improvement, Jumbled Paragraph, Word Usage, Phrase/Connectors, Paragraph related question (Para connectors, para completion, para restatement, paragraph inference, para fillers).

Syllabus For LIC ADO Mains Exam-

1.Reasoning Ability & Numerical Ability-

A. Reasoning Ability-
Puzzle, Direction sense, Syllogism, Sitting Arrangement, Input-Output, Blood Relation, Data Sufficiency, Coding-Decoding, Inequalities, Logical Reasoning((Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Statement & Conclusion, Argument, and Cause & Effect).
Simplification & Approximation, Number Series, Inequality (Quadratic & Quantity based), Ratio & Proportion, Partnership, Percentage, Mixtures & Allegations, Average & ages, Time and Work, Pipe and Cistern, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Time & Distance, Boat & stream, Permutation, Combination &Probability, Mensuration (2D&3D), Data Interpretation ( Bar, line, pie, mixed, missing, arithmetic, caselet ), Data Sufficiency.

Here are the Important Topics of Financial Awareness:
Indian Financial Market, Capital markets and the government, Money Market, stock markets and bond markets, The role of money markets in the financial system, Derivatives markets and private investing, The study of the foreign exchange interbank market, Primary markets and secondary markets, Mutual Funds, Insurance Industry, Insurance Industry, Regulatory Agencies, Special Statutes for Certain Financial Intermediaries, Establishment of FSDC, Financial Stability and Development Council, International Financial Organization  
 Here are the Important Topics of Insurance Market Awareness:
Introduction of Insurance, History of Life Insurance, History of General Insurance,  Know About IRDAI,  Types of Insurance, : Indian Insurance Market,  ULIP (Unit Linked Insurance Plan, Public Sector Insurance Companies, Private Sector Insurance Companies, Glossary of Insurance Terms, Abbreviations related to Insurance Industry,  Employment State Insurance Scheme (ESIS),  Schemes Related to Insurance (PMFBY, PMJJBY, PMSBY etc.), Other Important Topics Related to Insurance Awareness, Insurance Current Affairs, Insurance Ombudsman, Bancassurance,  Current insurance schemes.


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