This blog post encapsulates above LIC recruitment notification while a subsequent blog post titled: LIC Apprentice DO sample papers, books and exam pattern would give you the study materials for this LIC exam.
Founded in 1956, The Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is the largest life insurance company in India with 2048 branches, 105divisional offices and 8 zonal offices, employing over 1 million agents. It also operates in 12 other countries, primarily to cater to the needs of Non Resident Indians.
A recent Economic Times Brand Equity Survey rated LIC as the No. 1 Service Brand of the Country. Such is the reach of LICI that in the financial year 2007-08, Life Insurance Corporation of India's number of policy holders are said to have crossed a whopping 220 million (fourth in terms of population of the countries of the world). More about LIC can be found from this page of LIC website
LIC Apprentice DO vacancy 2012:
There are a total of 5201 Apprentice Development Officer vacancies to be filled in for the Offices of 8 Zonal Offices. To download zone-wise, division-wise vacancies of LIC Apprentice Development Officer, please visit this page
What as an LIC Apprentice DO you are expected to do:
The job of an apprentice development officer in LIC is to recruit insurance agents, train them and than help the agents sell LIC policies. In other words, it is a sales supervision job. Also you are expected to give after sales service to policy holders.
LIC Apprentice DO eligibility:
Age eligibility (as on 01.11.2012):
Min: 21 years, Maximum: 30 years.
Age relaxations exist as per Govt. rule.
Bachelor/Master’s Degree from a recognized Indian or Foreign University or the Fellowship of Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai. Preference would be given to candidates having MBA (Marketing) or PG Diploma in Marketing from recognized University or Institute.
LIC Apprentice DO Salary:
During the apprenticeship period, LIC would pay you a monthly stipend of Rs.19165/=.
On being confirmed as a Probationary Development Officer, LIC would offer you salary in the scale of Rs. 11535-700(2)-12935-825(2)-14585-840(17)-28865 and other allowances. Total emoluments is approx. Rs.22065/-.
LIC Apprentice DO exam -2012 important dates:
1. Date of opening of LIC site for Online Registration: 22.11.2012
2. Last date for online Registration: 22.12.2012 (Application Fees: 24.11.2012 to 29.12.2012)
3. Date for downloading call letters for Online test: 20th January, 2012 onwards.
4. Date of LIC Apprentice DO Exam 2012: 2nd/3rd February, 2012 (Saurday/Sunday)
LIC Apprentice DO Recruitment 2012 Online Form:
You can apply only online for LIC Apprentice DO exam -2012.
LIC Apprentice DO exam -2012 call letter:
Hope with above information you can apply to LIC Apprentice DO exam with confidence. Next to applying for the exam, you would naturally want to know what is LIC exam pattern and how to prepare for it. My next blog post titled: LIC Apprentice DO sample papers, books and exam pattern would give you the study materials for this LIC exam. So may be you would love to read that blog post.