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LIC AAO Syllabus 2024 and Exam Pattern for Prelims and Mains

LIC AAO Syllabus 2024

LIC AAO Syllabus and Exam Pattern is an important part of the preparation and will play a key role in knowing the details of the exam. The aspirants must be eager for the exam details, especially its syllabus and exam pattern. LIC AAO Syllabus 2024 for all zone exams will be based on graduation level. Candidates can check the LIC AAO Syllabus 2024 for Prelims and Mains Exam in the article below.

LIC AAO Syllabus

LIC AAO Syllabus has the same pattern as other banking or LIC exams. The 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 timetable.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2024- Overview

Candidates can check the overview of the LIC AAO Syllabus and Exam Pattern in the table below. It is important for the candidates to go through the syllabus to prepare for the LIC AAO 2024 Exam.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2024
Organization Name Life Insurance Corporation (LIC)
Post  AAO- Chartered Accountant, Actuarial, Legal, Rajbhasha & IT
Category Syllabus And Exam Pattern
Exam Mode Online
Selection Process Prelims-Mains-Interview
Official Website

LIC AAO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2024

The article will take you through the LIC AAO AE Syllabus and Exam Pattern for all stages. 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 Exam Pattern 2024

The LIC AAO 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 Exam Pattern For Prelims

  1. The total duration of the online written exam will be 1 hour or 60 minutes.
  2. 0.25 marks will be deducted if a candidate attempts a question wrong.
  3. Preliminary Examination (Phase 1) will be an objective test conducted via online mode
  4. 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 Exam Pattern For Mains

  1.  Candidates appearing in the prelim exam will be shortlisted for the main examination.
  2. LIC AAO’s main exam consists of Objective Test (300 marks) & Descriptive Test (25 marks).
  3. Both the exams will be conducted online mode.
  4. The descriptive exam will be through typing on the computer.
  5. There will be a negative marking of ¼ mark for each wrong answer.
LIC AAO Mains Exam Pattern 2024- For Generalist Posts
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

LIC AAO Descriptive Exam Pattern 2024

Topics No. of Question Maximum Marks Time Duration
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)/ Legal drafting for AAO(Legal) 2 25** 30 minutes

LIC AAO Syllabus 2024

The Syllabus topics for  LIC AAO are 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 Syllabus.

LIC AAO Syllabus 2024- 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 Syllabus 2024- 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 Syllabus 2024- 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 Syllabus 2024- 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 Syllabus 2024- 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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Q 1. What is the Selection Procedure for the LIC AAO AE 2024 Exam?

Ans. The candidates will be selected based on two stages: Prelims and Mains Exams. However, the marks secured by the candidates in the Mains Exam will be taken for final selection.

Q 2. Will there be any negative marking in the LIC AAO AE 2024 Exam?

Ans. Yes, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 for every incorrect answer in the LIC AAO AE Prelims and Mains Exam.