LIC is the largest life insurance company in India with its offices across the nation. To maintain the momentum of the business and create valuable products through customer feedback channels, they always require manpower. Therefore, LIC recruits the Assistant Administrative Officer (AAO) through the LIC AAO exam every year. This exam is conducted to recruit candidates for the posts AAO Generalist, AAO IT, AAO Chartered Accountant, AAO Actuarial, and AAO Rajbhasha.
LIC AAO recruitment is a three-phase exam consisting of Preliminary Exam, the Mains Exam, and the Interview. The candidate must qualify in each stage to get an official call for the next stage. The Preliminary Examination has three sections like Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Language. The Mains Exam consists of different sections like Data Interpretation, Professional Knowledge, English Language, General Awareness, and Insurance & Financial Market Awareness.
LIC AAO is one of the most challenging exams in the banking and insurance sector and it requires a lot of hard work to succeed in the exam. Devise a proper LIC AAO exam preparation strategy and put your best efforts with regular discipline.
LIC AAO Preparation Strategy
Know the syllabus and exam pattern
Candidates should have a thorough idea of the LIC AAO Exam Pattern and Syllabus. This helps candidates to plan an effective study plan, schedule a time table and strategize the learning process by covering the entire syllabus following the latest exam pattern.
Make a timetable for yourself
According to the exam pattern and syllabus, make a well-structured timetable that ensures time management and covers the entire syllabus judiciously. The timetable should cover all the topics in your study plan so that you get adequate time to practice and revise.
Take up Mock Tests
Practicing regular mock tests you will be able to understand how you are performing in each of the sections as well overall. The analytics part will help you identify all the areas of improvement and gaps. Taking mock tests can be very helpful for candidates preparing for bank exams. You can take free mock tests on online platforms like Entri. So make sure to take the mock tests while covering each chapter.
Build your basics
Practice a sufficient number of questions from each topic Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, and English sections. Revise the fundamentals of each of the sections and build your basics strong. Strong basics can help candidates to solve any question that is thrown at you in the exam.
Although the English section is a mere qualifier, please do not ignore this section as it can help you fetch high marks. Even though it does not determine your ranking it can help you to qualify for the interview.
Solve Previous Year LIC AAO Question Papers
Practicing the previous year’s question papers will help you to handle your time and to improve your efficiency while solving it during your examination. Solving Previous Year Question Papers can also help you to understand your strengths and weaknesses so that you can work hard on your weak areas. The more you solve the question papers, the more you get familiar with the exam pattern.
Choose the important chapters first
Try to cover the important chapters especially the ones which you find difficult first. Make short notes on these topics, this helps you in revision. Try to make drawings or pictorial representations of concepts while preparing notes. As your brain is good at remembering pictures rather than words.
Aspirants should prepare equally well for all the sections of the exam. Candidates can look for previous year’s question papers to know the paper structure and the standard of questions asked in the exam.