LIC AAO AE Syllabus 2021: Check Detailed Exam Pattern And Syllabus Here

LIC AAO AE Syllabus 2021: LIC AAO AE Syllabus and Exam Pattern is an important part of preparation will play a key role in knowing the details of the exam. With 200+ vacancy, the aspirants must be eager for the exam details, especially it’s syllabus and exam pattern. The Prelims Exam will be held in the month of April 2021 tentatively, therefore candidates must prepare accordingly to the exam pattern and syllabus released by LIC for the recruitment exam. These would benefit the candidates to get all the information they need and start making their study plans or time table.

LIC AAO AE Syllabus 2021: Overview

LIC AAO AE Syllabus 2021 
Organization Name Life Insurance Corporation (LIC)
Post Assistant Engineer (AE), Assistant Architect, AAO- Chartered Accountant, Actuarial, Legal, Rajbhasha & IT
Total Vacancies 218
Prelims Exam Date April 2021 (Tentative)
Category Syllabus And Exam Pattern
Exam Mode Online
Selection Process Prelims-Mains-Interview
Official Website

LIC AAO AE Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021

The article will take you through the Syllabus and Exam Pattern for all stages of LIC AAO AE Exam. The topic-wise discussion will be there for each stage. We will also cover the syllabus topics, marks, number of questions, type of exam- objective/descriptive, online/ offline/ OMR based and marking scheme. Let us discuss these, one by one.

LIC AAO AE Exam Pattern 2021

The LIC AAO AE exam is going to have three stages, namely,

  1. Preliminary Exam (or  Phase 1)
  2. Main Exam (or Phase 2)
  3. Interview

The prelims and mains exams both will be conducted online.

LIC AAO AE Exam Pattern For Prelims

  • The total duration of the online written exam will be 1 hour or 60 minutes.
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted if a candidate attempts a question wrong.
  • Preliminary Examination (Phase 1) will be an objective test conducted via online mode
  • English Language Test will be of qualifying nature & marks in the Language section
Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Total 100 70 60 minutes

LIC AAO AE Exam Pattern For Mains

Main exam consist of Objective Test & Descriptive Test

Total Marks of the Objective Test- 300

Total Marks of the Descriptive Test- 25

Both the exams will be conducted through online mode. The descriptive exam will also be through typing on the computer.

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.

Candidates appearing in the prelim exam will be shortlisted for the main examination. Candidates equal to 20 times of a number of vacancies in each post will be shortlisted.

The final round will be an interview for the qualified candidates of the main exam.

For Generalist Post

Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning 30 90 40 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 30 40 20 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation 30 90 40 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 120 minutes
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 30 minutes

For Rajbhasha Adhikari/IT/ Chartered Accountant / Actuarial Post

Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning 30 90 40 minutes
General Knowledge, Current Affairs 30 60 20 minutes
Professional knowledge 30 90 40 minutes
Insurance and Financial Market Awareness 30 60 20 minutes
Total 120 300 120 minutes
Computer Knowledge 2 25 30 minutes

LIC AAO & AE Syllabus 2021

The Syllabus topics for  LIC AAO and AE is similar to the bank exams, where reasoning, quantitative aptitude, general/ financial awareness and English comprehension skills are judged. Given are the topics for LIC AAO, AE Syllabus:

LIC AAO AE Syllabus: Reasoning Ability

Seating Arrangements Coding-Decoding Blood Relations
Direction Test Puzzles Order and Ranking
Input-Output Inequalities Alphabet and Number Series
Statement, Arguments, and Conclusion Syllogism Machine Input-Output
Analytical Reasoning     Logical Reasoning Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series

LIC AAO AE Syllabus: Quantitative Aptitude

Simplification Number Series HCF and LCM
Simple and Compound Interest Profit and Loss Permutation and Combination
Problem on Ages Work and Time Speed, Distance and Time
Probability Average Boats and Streams
Cistern and Pipe Quadratic Equations Approximation
Mensuration Ratio and Proportion Partnership
Percentage Surds and Indices Mixtures & Alligations
Data Sufficiency Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)

LIC AAO AE Syllabus: GK & Current Affairs

History of India Geography of India and World Indian Economy
Indian Constitution Environment Topics National and International Events
Government Schemes Sports News Awards and Honours
Government Policies New Legislations Science and Technology
Books and Authors Important Days Committee, Commissions and Reports
Inventions and Discoveries Person in News National and International Organizations

LIC AAO AE Syllabus: English

Parts of Speech Subject-Verb Agreement Error Corrections
Sentence Improvement Spotting Errors Antonyms and Synonyms
Active and Passive Voice Direct and Indirect Speech Idioms and Phrases
Singular-Plural Para-jumbles Fillers
Passage Completion Reading Comprehension Cloze Tests
Vocabulary based questions Word Usage Phrase/Connector

LIC AAO AE Syllabus: Data Analysis & Interpretation, Insurance & Financial Market Awareness

Data Analysis & Interpretation (For Generalists) Insurance & Financial Market Awareness
Pie charts Development
Bar graphs Business/ Finance topic
Data Handling Various laws and policies
Data Derivation History of Banking & Insurance
Data Implementation Financial institutes, terminologies & derivations
Elementary mathematics Current Banking news and events related to insurance and financial market


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