LIC Huge Vacany || 8581 posts || Apprentice Development Officer Recruitment || Apply Online

Huge Vacany in Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) || 8581 posts || Apprentice Development Officer Recruitment || Apply Online

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
Last Date: 09/06/2019.

Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) invites online applications from eligible and interested candidates who must be Indian Citizens for selection and appointment as Apprentice Development Officer in the jurisdiction of the various zonal office/offices.

LIC operates all over India and it has  corporate office in Mumbai and different other zonal, Divisional and Branch offices all over India-
Corporate Office: Mumbai
Zonal Offices: 8
Divisional Offices: 113
Branch Offices: 2048

Name of post: Apprentice Development Officer
No of posts: 
8581 posts

Zone-wise vacancies: 

1. Central Zonal Office, Bhopal: 525 posts
2. Eastern Zonal Office, Kolkata: 922 posts
3. East Central Zonal Office, Patna: 701 posts
4. South Central Zonal Office, Hyderabad: 1251 posts
5. Northern Zonal Office, New Delhi: 1130 posts
6. North Central Zonal Office, Kanpur: 1042 posts
7. Southern Zonal Office, Chennai: 1257 posts
8. Western Zonal Office, Mumbai: 1753 posts

Age Limit (as on 01-05-2019): 

a) Minimum Age should be 21 Years.
b) Maximum Age should be 30 Years.
c) Age relaxation is admissible for SC/ST/OBC/ PH/ Ex-servicemen candidates as per rules.

Educational Qualification: 

(i) For Employees category and Agents category in both Urban and Rural area- Candidates must possess the Bachelor’s Degree of a University in India established under a statute or approved for the purpose or the Fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai.

(ii) An applicant from Others category for recruitment as an Apprentice Development Officer in both Urban and Rural area must possess the Bachelor’s Degree of a University in India established under a statute or approved for the purpose or the Fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai.


*‘Employee Category’ means a confirmed whole-time salaried employee of the Corporation belonging to Class III.
*‘Others Category’ means the candidate from the open market.

Pay Structure: 21865-1340(2)-24545-1580(2)-27705-1610(17)- 55075

STIPEND & REMUNERATION:During the apprentice period, the candidate selected as Apprentice Development Officer will be paid a fixed amount as stipend per month as per rules of the Corporation. An Apprentice Development Officer other than an Employee Apprentice shall be paid equal to the minimum of the basic pay and 2 the dearness allowance thereon on the scale of pay applicable to Development Officers as on the date of commencement of the apprenticeship. At present the amount of stipend is about . ₹ 34,503/- per month, except in case of candidates selected from LIC Employees 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: 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. 

PROBATION: 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

Selection Process: The Selection of the candidates will be made on the basis of on-line test followed by an Interview of candidates who qualify in the on-line test and subsequent pre-recruitment Medical examination also. 

Application Fee: The candidates have to pay an application fee. The payment of the application fee can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay /Visa /MasterCard /Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.

For SC/ST Candidates- The payment amount is Intimation Charges of Rs.50/- plus Transaction Charges
Other than SC/ST Candidates: The payment amount is Application Fees-cum-Intimation Charges of Rs.600/- plus Transaction Charges.

How to apply: 
Candidates who are eligible and interested can apply online only from 20.05.2019 to 09.06.2019 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Important Dates: 

Starting Date for Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 20-05-2019
Last Date to Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 09-06-2019
Last Date for Editing Application Details: 09-06-2019
Last Date for Printing Your Application: 24-06-2019
Date for Download of Online Exam Call Letter: 29-06-2019 On wards
Dates of Online Examination-Preliminary (Tentative): 06 & 13-07-2019 
Dates of Online Examination-Main (Tentative): 10-08-2019

EASTERN ZONE Examination Centres List-

  • 1. ASANSOL 
  • 2. GUWAHATI  
  • 3. HOWRAH  
  • 4. JORHAT 
  • 5. KOLKATA (METRO) – I (including Greater Kolkata) 
  • 6. KOLKATA (METRO) – II (including Greater Kolkata) 
  • 7. KOLKATA (SUBURBAN) (including Greater Kolkata) 
  • 8. SILCHAR 
  • 9. GANGTOK 
  • 10. SHILONG 
  • 11. KOHIMA 
  • 12. IMPHAL 
  • 13. AIZWAL 
  • 14. AGARTALA 
  • 15. SILLIGURI 
  • 17. DIBRUGARH 
  • 18. TEZPUR 
  • 19. DURGAPUR 
  • 20. HOOGLY 
  • 21. KALYANI 
  • 22. PORT BLAIR

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