LIC ADO Apprentice Development Officers Syllabus and Exam Pattern

LIC ADO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2017

The syllabus of the LIC ADO exam has been given in detail below and has been explained so that the aspirant can get whole information here. Everything has been explained the  details of the topics and chapters covered under each section of the exam. Candidates will get an clear understanding on what to study and what to avoid.  Keeping in mind we have updated the things what to study and how to score good in the exam. This exam covers all the topics from reasoning ability, numerical ability, general knowledge and current affairs, English language, insurance and financial marketing awareness.

Read Also – LIC AAO Previous Year Question Paper.

Highlights of LIC ADO syllabus 2017


  1. Reasoning Ability


(A) Verbal:

 Number Series
Alphabet Series
Test Of Direction Sense
Number Ranking
Arithmetical Reasoning
Problem On Age Calculation
Blood Relations
Decision Making



Non Verbal Series
Mirror Images
Cubes and Dice
Grouping Identical Figures
Embedded Figures etc. are some related topics


Numerical Ability:

Number System
Decimal Fractions
Ratio and Proportions
Unitary Method
Time and Distance
Time and Work
Profit and Loss
Simple and Compound Interest
Mensuration (2D and 3D)
Data Interpretation are some related topics


General Knowledge and Awareness:

Current Affairs (National and International)
Major Financial / Economic News
Budget and Five Year Plans
Books and Authors
Awards and Honors
Science – Inventions and Discoveries
International and National Organizations are some related topics


English Language:

Grammar and vocabulary
Spotting error
Passage making
Jumble word
Sentence framing
Fill in the blanks etc.



The test of LIC ADO will consists of 150 objective type multiple choice questions. The total marks of the test are 150 and the paper will be conducted for two hours. Candidates qualifying the online test will be called for the interview.


S. No.  Topics No. of Ques. Total Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability 25 25 120 minutes
2. Numerical Ability 25 25
3. General Knowledge, Current Affairs 25 25
4. English Language with special emphasis on Grammar and Vocabulary 25 25
5. Insurance and Financial Marketing Awareness with special emphasis on knowledge of Life Insurance and Financial Sector 50 50
Total 150 150


Above all the exam pattern and the syllabus has been explained in detail, the aspirant can get all the he information and according to that can prepare for the exam.


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