Breaking News
November 26, 2012

LIC Recruitment 2012 Apprentice DO: Notification, Eligibility, Forms

LIC Recruitment 2012 Apprentice DO Notification, Eligibility, FormsLife Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) Recruitment Notification 2012 has come out very recently for a huge requirement of 5201 Apprentice Development Officers. Online submission of form has began from 22.11.2012 and as per this notification, last date to submit the online form for LIC Apprentice DO Recruitment 2012 is 22nd December, 2012. The online test would be held on 2nd & 3rd February, 2012.

You can click Click here to find the Zone-wise LIC Apprentice DO recruitment 2012 notification.

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.

But before that, a small primer on what is LIC:
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
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.

Academic eligibility
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.

How to apply online for LIC Apprentice DO Recruitment 2012 is given very clearly in section "10. HOW TO APPLY" in page -7 of the notification. You should also go through this page.
Click here to find the LIC Apprentice DO Recruitment 2012 Online Form.
LIC Apprentice DO recruitment 2012 Online form
LIC Apprentice DO exam -2012 call letter:
You would be able to download your call letter in this link of the LIC job website from 20th January, 2012 onwards.

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.