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  • Written by Hrushikesh Vyas
  • Last Modified on 14-03-2023
  • Written by Hrushikesh Vyas
  • Last Modified on 14-03-2023

About LIC Assistant Mains Exam 2022

About Exam

The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is considered one of the most significant government insurance firms in the country. Aspirants willing to be a part of this government organisation must appear for the LIC Assistant Prelims and Mains exams. The official notification of the LIC Assistant 2022 exam will be released soon on its official website – The

LIC Assistant Mains 2022 exam is held to select candidates for Class 3 Assistant (Clerk) positions to fulfil the various roles of Clerical Staff such as Cashier, Single Window Operator, Customer Service Executive, and so on. To apply for LIC Assistant, candidates must have a clear understanding of the exam. Read on to have complete details on the LIC Assistant Mains 2022.

LIC Assistant Mains 2022: Exam Summary

The LIC Assistant 2022 recruitment procedure will start shortly. Let’s have a look at the LIC Assistant 2022 exam summary:

Particulars Details
Organisation Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
Post Name Assistant (Clerk)
Vacancy To Be Released
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online
Recruitment Process Preliminary Test, Main Exam, and Medical Test
Education Qualification Graduate
Age Limit 20 years to 30 years
Official website

LIC Assistant Mains Latest Update 2022


Check all the latest updates on the LIC Assistant exam below:

  • July 06, 2022: LIC Assistant Mains exam result released for Chennai cycle.

LIC Assistant Mains Notification 2022

Exam Pattern

The Life Insurance Corporation of India will soon release the LIC Assistant 2022 Official Notification at The LIC Assistant Recruitment 2022 process will begin with the release of the official announcement. Candidates can find the Assistant Mains 2022 notification from the below link:

Check the LIC Assistant Notification 2022.

LIC Assistant Mains Important Dates 2022

Exam Syllabus

Along with the official notification, the exam dates for LIC Assistant 2022 will be announced. The dates will be updated for the LIC Assistant Mains 2022 in the below table:

Events LIC Assistant Important Dates
LIC Assistant Notification Released on To Be Updated Soon
Commencement of online registration of application To Be Updated Soon
Closure of Registration of Application To Be Updated Soon
LIC Assistant Exam Dates for Preliminary 2022 To Be Updated Soon
LIC Assistant Prelims Result To Be Updated Soon
Call Letter for Mains Examination To Be Updated Soon
LIC Assistant Exam Dates for Mains 2022 To Be Updated Soon
LIC Assistant Mains Result To Be Updated Soon

LIC Assistant Mains Vacancy 2022

Study Plan to Maximise Score

The LIC Assistant (Clerk) 2022 vacancy is not announced yet. Last year, there were approximately 7955 vacancies for the position of Assistant (Clerk). Let’s have a look at the zone-wise vacancies for the LIC Assistant test from last year:

Zones Vacancy
Northern Zone 1544
Northern Central Zone 1313
Eastern Zone 924
Eastern Central Zone 1531
Central Zone 472
South Central Zone 631
Southern Zone 400
Western Zone 1104
Total Vacancies 7955

LIC Assistant Salary & Job Profile 2022

Previous Year Analysis

Before applying for the LIC Assistant 2022 exam, candidates should be aware completely of the job profile and salary from the section below:

LIC Assistant Salary

The basic pay of a LIC Assistant is Rs. 27,840/- per month on a pay scale of Rs.27,840-840(1)-28,680-915(2)-30,510-1030(5)-35,760-1195(2)-38150-1455(3)-42,515-1510(2)-45,535-1610(5)-53,585 and other permissible allowances as per rules. Aside from the basic pay, the Assistant receives additional benefits and compensation. The total/gross salary of a LIC Assistant consequently ranges between Rs. 38000/- and Rs. 40000/- per month.

LIC Assistant Job Profile

The work profile or job description of the LIC Assistant is mentioned as follows:

  • They are responsible for performing various services of Clerical Staff, including Cashier, Customer Service Executive, Single Window Operator, etc.
  • The prominent role or responsibility of the Assistant is to manage cash counters, processing and sanction or disbursement of the files and complete tasks as assigned by the Assistant Manager.
  • They must also perform back-office tasks, account-related work, and recovery according to the work allocated by their manager.
  • They must deal with customer grievances as well.
  • LIC Assistants must be responsible for processing and reviewing the insurance documentation and ensuring complete documents, etc.

Take a look at the LIC ADO Salary & Job Profile in detail.

LIC Assistant Mains Eligibility Criteria 2022

Candidates must fulfil the eligibility requirements to appear for the LIC Assistant Mains Exam 2022. Check all aspects of the eligibility criteria, such as age limit, educational qualification, experience, and so on from the below section:


The candidate must be a citizen of India. However, they should ensure that they only apply from the zones to which they belong.

Age Limit

All candidates appearing for the LIC Assistant 2022 exam must be aged between 18 and 30 years.

Age Relaxation

The relaxation in upper age limit is provided for candidates belonging to reserved categories, as per the table below:

Category Relaxation In Upper Age Limit
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
PwBD (Gen) 10 Years
PwBD (SC/ST) 15 Years
PwBD (OBC) 13 Years
Ex-Servicemen Actual Period of service in the Defence Services + 3 Years subject to the maximum age limit of 45 years
Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST/OBC 50 Years for SC/ST and 48 Years for OBC
Confirmed LIC Employees Further relaxation of 5 Years
For Ex-Servicemen HSC (10+2+3 pattern): for those who have been serving for at least the last three years. Matric: for those who have put in at least 15 Years of service. Non-matric: 15 years of service and Indian Army Special Certificate exam or equivalent examination in the Navy or Air Force.

Education Qualification

Applicants must meet certain academic requirements to be eligible for the LIC Assistant 2022 recruitment. The following are the educational requirements:

Category LIC Assistant Qualification
General Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) in any discipline from a recognised institution or university in India
Ex-servicemen HSC (10+2+3): Those who have served at least 10 years
Matric: Those who have served at least 15 years
Non-Matric: 15 years of service + Indian army special certificate exam or corresponding exam in the navy or airforce.

Work Experience

No prior experience is required to appear for the Assistant Mains 2022 exam.

Number of Attempts

There is no limit on the number of attempts, and candidates may apply until they reach the maximum age limit of their category.

LIC Assistant Mains Application Form 2022

The candidates willing to appear for the LIC Assistant 2022 exam must first register and fill out the application form via online mode only. Also, filling out the application form before the last date will save you from late application fees.

The LIC Assistant 2022 online application will begin soon at All aspirants who wish to apply for the exam should do so by using the below link [once it is officially active].

Click here to Apply Online for LIC Assistant 2022 exam.

Steps to Apply Online for LIC Assistant Recruitment 2022

Listed below are the simple steps candidates must follow to fill out the LIC Assistant 2022 application form online:

  • Visit the official website of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC).
  • On the homepage, go to the careers tab and click on, the “Click Here To Apply Online” button.
  • Now, register by filling in the required information on the form.
  • Upload the photo and signature and all other required documents as per the given specifications.
  • Enter all the additional information, and don’t forget to proofread the details.
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ tab to complete the application form.
  • Now, pay the required application fee and take at least one or two copies of the application form. Save them for future reference.

LIC Assistant 2022 Application Fee

The application fee for general and reserved category candidates is tabulated below:

Category Application Fee
General Rs. 510 + GST Charge
SC/ST and PwD Rs. 85 + GST Charge

LIC Assistant Mains 2022 Exam Centres

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The candidates have the option to choose the exam centre as per their preference while filling up the application form. We have provided the list of exam centres for the LIC Assistant 2022 Mains exam in the table below:

Andhra Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh
Assam Bihar
Chandigarh Chhattisgarh
Delhi-NCR Goa
Gujarat Haryana
Himachal Pradesh Jammu & Kashmir
Jharkhand Karnataka
Kerala Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra Odisha
Punjab Rajasthan
Tamil Nadu Telangana
Uttar Pradesh Uttarakhand & West Bengal

LIC Assistant Mains Exam Pattern 2022

Exam counselling

Applicants must go through the LIC Assistant Recruitment Process 2022 before moving to the detailed Prelims exam pattern.

LIC Assistant Selection Process

The selection process of LIC Assistant Recruitment involves three steps:

The candidates are supposed to qualify for these three examinations to be shortlisted for the LIC Assistant recruitment.

LIC Assistant Mains Exam Pattern 2022

The main examination will consist of objective tests for 200 marks. The objective test will be administered online. Each section of the objective test will have its own time. However, there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every incorrect response in this exam.

Check out the LIC Assistant Exam Pattern for Mains from the below table:

Sections Number of Questions Total Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 40 40 30 minutes
General/ Financial Awareness 40 40 30 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 40 minutes
English Language 40 40 30 minutes
Hindi Language 40 40 30 minutes
Total 200 200 150 minutes

The candidates must meet the cutoff set by the officials for each section and the overall cutoff to pass the LIC Assistant Mains exam.

LIC Assistant Mains Syllabus 2022

Exam talks

The LIC Assistant Mains Syllabus is vast. However, if candidates prepare with dedication and on time, they can easily cover the syllabus and qualify for the exam with good marks. Have a look at the subjects and topics of the LIC Assistant Mains exam from the below table:

Subjects LIC Assistant Mains Syllabus
English Language Reading Comprehension, Sentence Arrangement, Cloze Test, Error Spotting, Sentence Improvement, Synonyms-Antonyms, Phrases, and Elementary Grammar, etc.
Hindi Language हिंदी व्याकरण पर आधारित प्रश्न, वाक्य सुधार, त्रुटी चयन, गद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति, पाठ बोधन, पर्यायवाची/विलोमार्थी, अकार्थी शब्द
Quantitative Aptitude Data Interpretation, Time and Work, Speed, Distance and Time, Number Series, Approximation, Simple Interest, and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Average, Mixture, and Allegations, etc.
General /Financial Awareness Recent credit and monetary policies, Overview of the Indian Financial System, National and International Matters, Indian Economy, Geography, General History, Current Affairs, Currency and Capital, Biology and Applied Science, and Awards and Honour, etc.
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude Syllogism, Statement-based Questions, Series, Seating Arrangement, Puzzles, Odd One Out, Coding-Decoding, Blood Relation, Analogy, and Alpha Numeric Series, etc.

Get a detailed LIC Assistant Mains Syllabus 2022.

LIC Assistant Mains 2022 Preparation Tips

About Exam

Making a systematic study plan is essential when any candidate wants to score well in their examinations. We have mentioned some useful preparation tips to study effectively and secure good marks in the exam below:

1. Create a Timetable

A timetable will help candidates to strategise their preparation and learning more effectively. A timetable is always helpful to ensure that candidates stay on track, away from stress, and doesn’t lag behind their peers.

2. Study for a Minimum of 8 Hours

As a competitive exam aspirant, at least 8 hours of studying every day is encouraged. But they must not exhaust themselves in this process. Stay healthy and take shorter breaks while studying.

3. Read Newspapers to Stay Updated

LIC Assistant Mains exam tests candidates on General Knowledge, and for that, reading the newspaper every day will be highly beneficial. This will keep candidates updated with the trending and latest events from around the world.

4. Solve Previous Year Question Papers

Solving a set of LIC Assistant previous year question papers will give an idea of the exam pattern, type of questions, etc. It will also improve the candidate’s writing skills, speed, and answer accuracy. Sometimes, a few questions are repeated from the previous year’s question papers as well. That way, candidates can be more familiar with the type of questions that come in the examination.

5. Practice for Perfection

As the quote goes, ‘practice makes you perfect!’; it indeed does when a candidate appears for a highly competitive exam. So, try to solve as many exercises and sample questions daily as possible.

6. Take Mock Tests

Taking LIC Assistant Mock Test is an important part of exam preparation. It is a practice exam for candidates to take the final exam. Attempting the LIC Assistant Mains Mock Test on Embibe will improve analytical skills and answering speed. It will also test the preparation levels of the candidate and give proper feedback after every test. Further, it will assist them to know which topics need improvement, time management skills and so on.

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7. Revise Every Day

Learning new topics and concepts every day should not mean that a candidate forgets the earlier ones. They need to revise every day. A quick revision takes less than an hour but will help to memorise better and quickly. Remember to mark all crucial chapters and points to make the revision strategy stronger and more effective.

LIC Assistant Mains Admit Card 2022

About Exam

The LIC Assistant Admit Card 2022 will be released 1 to 2 weeks before the Mains exam date. To download the LIC Mains admit card, candidates need to use their login credentials. They are also required to carry a hard copy of their admit card on the examination day. No candidates shall be allowed to appear for the examination without the admit card.

Steps To Download LIC Assistant Mains 2022 Admit Card

Follow the below steps to download the Assistant Mains Hall Ticket 2022:

  • Visit the official website of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) –
  • On the website’s homepage, candidates will find the ‘LIC Assistant 2022 Mains Admit Card’ link. Click on that link.
  • Then, they are supposed to enter their login details, Registration Number/Roll Number and Password (Date of Birth in DD/MM/YY format).
  • The LIC Assistant 2022 admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download the admit card and take a printout of it for future use.

Note: The candidates must bring the LIC Assistant Admit Card to the exam centre and a valid photo id. proof, such as Driving License, Aadhar Card, PAN card, Voter ID, Passport, etc.

LIC Assistant Mains Answer Key 2022

Eligibility Criteria

After the exam has been completed, the recruitment authority makes the LIC Assistant Main answer key available to the candidates. Candidates can obtain the answer key from the official website,, and review it. They can estimate their exam results by comparing the answer key with their solutions. Based on this they will be able to determine whether they have a possibility of passing the exam.

LIC Assistant Mains Result 2022

Admit Card

The exam date for the LIC Assistant Mains 2022 exam has not been declared yet. The LIC Assistant 2022 result will be released shortly after the exam is conducted successfully. The merit list will be created in descending order based on the marks earned by candidates in the main exam.

It is advised that candidates should keep a frequent check on Embibe and the official website to receive the latest updates on the result.

Get complete details on LIC Assistant 2022 Result.

LIC Assistant Mains Cutoff 2022

Exam Answer key

The cutoff marks are used to determine which applicants will progress to the next round. The cutoff marks for LIC Assistant Mains 2022 are not yet available. The LIC Assistant cutoff marks are determined by the number of candidates, the number of available vacancies, and the difficulty level of the paper.

Check the expected LIC Assistant cutoff marks for various zones in the table below:

Division Mains cutoff
Northern Zone
Amritsar 134.25
Delhi 142.25
Jodhpur 128.5
Karnal 139.5
North Central Zone
Gorakhpur 123.25
Meerut 133.75
Central Zone
Jabalpur 130
East Central Zone
Bhagalpur-Bihar 122
Bhubaneswar 124.25
South Central Zone
Belgaum 116.75

Get complete details on LIC Assistant Cutoff 2022 here.

FAQs on LIC Assistant Mains

Cut off

Candidates might have many questions regarding the LIC Assistant Mains Exam 2022. Here are a few commonly asked questions and answers:

Q: Where will the LIC Assistant Recruitment Notification 2022 be released?

A: The LIC Assistant Recruitment Notification 2022 will be released soon on the official website –

Q: Is the LIC Assistant Mains exam bilingual?

A: All tests are bilingual, which means they are available in English and Hindi.

Q: How many times can I apply for the LIC Assistant 2022 exam?

A: There is no limit on the number of times candidates can apply for the LIC Assistant Recruitment 2022 exam. You can apply until the applicant reaches the maximum age limit.

Q: How many sections are there in the LIC Assistant Mains exam?

A: There are five sections in the LIC Assistant Mains exam.

Q: Is there a negative marking in the LIC Assistant Mains Exam?

A: Yes. For each wrong answer, 1/4th of the marks will be deducted.

Q: Does the LIC Assistant Mains 2022 exam have a sectional cutoff?

A: Yes. The LIC Assistant 2022 Mains exam has a sectional cut-off.

Q: What is the age limit for LIC Assistant 2022?

A: To be eligible for the LIC Assistant 2022, candidates must be between the age of 18 to 30 years old.

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