LIC ADO 2019 Notification Out – 8581 Posts (All Zones)


Life Insurance Corporation of India ( LIC) has released the official Notification for the post of Apprentice Development Officer (ADO) now.

Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) invites online applications from eligible candidates who must be Indian Citizens for selection and appointment as Apprentice Development Officer in the jurisdiction of the various Divisional Offices under

  • Southern Zonal Office, Chennai
  • Western Zonal Office, Mumbai
  • South Central Zonal Office, Hyderabad
  • Northern Zonal Office, New Delhi
  • North Central Zonal Office, Kanpur
  • East Central Zonal Office, Patna
  • Eastern Zonal Office, Kolkata
  • Central Zonal Office, Bhopal.

Vacancies – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

The total number of vacancies available for the LIC ADO Recruitment 2019 is 8581.

  • Central Zone – 525
  • Eastern Zone – 922
  • East Central Zone – 701
  • North Zone – 1130
  • North Central Zone – 1042
  • South Zone – 1257
  • South Central Zone – 1251
  • Western Zone – 1753

The number of Apprentice Development Officers recruited from among the Employee Category shall not exceed 15%, from Agents Category shall not exceed 25% and from Others Category shall not exceed 60% of the total number of vacancies for recruitment of Apprentice Development Officers.

Important Dates – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

Opening date of On-Line Registration of Application and On-line payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges.20th May,2019
Last date of On-Line Registration of Application and On-line payment of   Application Fees/Intimation Charges.9th June,2019
Download of Call letter for On-Line Examination29th June, 2019 onwards
Dates of Online Examination-Preliminary (tentative)6th & 13th July,2019
Dates of Online Examination-Main (tentative)10th August,2019

Job Requirement – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

  • It is primarily a sales supervision job. The selected candidates will be required to sponsor suitable persons to be appointed as Life Insurance Agents, train them properly, and help the recruited agents to sell life insurance to maximum number of persons. They will also be required to give prompt after sales service to policyholders. For this purpose considerable movement including tours covering the entire area allotted to them are involved.
  • The recruitment as Apprentice Development Officers is for Urban and Rural Areas and the selected candidates will have to work in these areas.
  • It is, however, likely that some of the selected candidates may be posted in the jurisdiction of nearby Divisional Office/s within the jurisdiction of the Zone.
  • It is clarified that appointment as Apprentice Development Officer does not by itself confer any right on the candidates to be appointed as Probationary Development Officer.

Stipend & Renumeration – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

  • Stipend Amount: Rs. 34,503/- Per Month (Candidates Selected from Employee Category)
  • A Probationary Development Officer at a specified Headquarter in the area will be placed in the scale of ₹ 21865-1340(2)-24545-1580(2)-27705-1610(17)-55075 plus allowances and other benefits as per rules in force.
  • On appointment as a Probationary Development Officer, basic pay of ₹ 21,865/- per month (except for Employee Category candidates) in the scale of 21865-1340(2)-24545-1580(2)-27705-1610(17)-55075 and other admissible allowances as per rules shall be payable.
  • Total emoluments at the minimum of the scale, inclusive of House Rent Allowance& City Compensatory Allowance wherever admissible depending upon the classification of city, will be approximately ₹37,345/- in ‘A’ Class City. Other benefits include Gratuity, Defined Contributory Pension Scheme, LTC, Medical Benefit, Group Insurance, Group Personal Accident Insurance, vehicle advance (2-wheeler/4- wheeler), reimbursement towards cost of Brief Case/leather bag, mobile handset, supply of dailies as per rules and on confirmation in service, attractive performance linked Incentives.

Apprenticeship Period & Probation – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

  • An Apprentice Development Officer will have to undergo Theoretical & Field Sales Training. The period of apprenticeship shall commence from the date of commencement of the training.
  • An Apprentice Development Officer, who successfully completes the apprenticeship and, in opinion of the Recruiting Authority, is otherwise suitable for appointment to the service of the Corporation may be appointed as a Development Officer and placed on probation. The period of probation shall be for one year which may be extended upto two years.

Eligibility Conditions – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

The Eligibility condition will be considered as on 1st May 2019

Candidates eligible for recruitment are classified as

  1. Agent Category
  2. Employee Category
  3. Others Category

For details regarding this, please refer the complete notification of LIC ADO Recruitment 2019.

Age Limit – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

  • Minimum Age: 21 Years
  • Maximum Age: 30 Years

Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.05.1989 and not later than 01.05.1998 (both days inclusive) as on 01.05.2019.

Upper Age Limit can be changed as mentioned in the official notification of LIC ADO Recruitment 2019.

Experience – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

Category of ApplicantFor Recruitment in Urban AreaFor Recruitment in Rural Area
i) Employee CategoryNot less than 3 years of service after confirmation in Class III post
ii)Agents Category  Not less than 5 years as an agent or other  than  agent  (such as DSE/FSE) and has brought a net First Year Premium Income of not less than ₹ 5,00,000/- during the immediately preceding 5 financial years and a net First Year Premium Income   of   not   less   than   ₹1,00,000/- on 50 lives in each of any 3 of the financial years.Not less than 4 years as an agent or other than agent (such as DSE/FSE) and has brought a net First Year Premium Income of not less than ₹ 1,00,000/- on 50 lives per year in any 3 of the immediately preceding 4 financial years.
iii) OtherPreference would be given to candidates who have at least 2 years experience in life insurance industry.

Selection Procedure – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

Selection Procedure differs for Open Market Category & Agents Category and Employee Category.

  1. Open Market Category

Phase I – Prelims Exam

Phase II – Mains Exam

Phase III – Interview

  1. Agents Category And Employee Category

Phase I – Online Mains Examination

Phase II – Interview

Application Fee – LIC ADO Recruitment 2019

For SC/ST CandidatesIntimation Charges of Rs.50/- plus Transaction Charges
Other than SC/ST CandidatesApplication Fees-cum-Intimation Charges of Rs.600/- plus Transaction Charges.

Aspirants can check the Official Notification of the LIC ADO Recruitment 2019 from the official website of LIC or from the links that are provide below.

Click Here To Download the Notification
Click Here To Apply Online