The LIC Assistant has the duty of managing cash at the cash counter of the LIC Office. The LIC has issued a notification for the post of LIC Assistant post. They have officially released the notification for the recruitment of around 8500 vacancies for the assistant post. This article gives you all the information you need to know about the exam, including details like LIC Assistant eligibility criteria, LIC Assistant Notification, LIC Assistant Apply Online and much more.
LIC Assistant Apply Online 2021
The Life Insurance Corporation is India’s largest government insurance company, which was established in 1956. It has around 2050 offices across India including 8 zonal offices and 133 divisional offices.
The LIC Assistant post is a clerical level post. The Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Assistant has a job profile of looking after the coin counter in the LIC office. They also have the task profile of sanctioning and disbursing files that are assigned to them. Customer grievance is another section that the LIC Assistant has to look into. Back office tasks and other tasks assigned by the area manager are the other responsibilities to be fulfilled.
There are two rounds for the procedure of the selection process, the Prelims exam and the Mains exam. After qualifying for the two exams, the candidate must undergo a third process, which is called the medical round.
LIC Assistant Application Form
The last date for submitting the LIC Assistant application form is on October 1 2021. The applicants must fill and submit the form by then. The aspirants can apply online for the LIC Assistant exam by 17 September 2021 and fill the form and submit it on or before October 2022. Make sure that you download your filled form for further use.
The mode through which the applicant can submit their LIC Assistant application form is only the online mode. Kindly note, there are no other modes through which you can submit your application form for this exam. Before filling out the form, the aspirants must be aware of all the eligibility criteria.
After the form is submitted, the eligible candidates will receive their admit cards and then be recruited based on their performance in the preliminary and Mains examination. The submission of the application form should be before the last date prescribed.
Documents Required for the Application Form
While filling the LIC Assistant Application Form, certain important documents are required. The candidates can keep and refer to the below-mentioned documents with them while filling up the form.
- A clear scanned copy of the candidate’s signature.
- A scanned copy of the candidate’s recent photograph (preferably passport size).
- A scanned copy of the Left thumb impression.
- A scanned copy of the candidate’s handwritten declaration.
- Original or copies of the educational certificates from grade 10th till graduation.
Given below are the specifications of file size and dimensions for a scanned copy of the Signature and Photograph. If the photograph and signature are not submitted in the correct format it will be rejected. Take note of these specifications:
|Photograph||JPG/ JPEG||20 kb – 50 kb||200 x 230 pixels|
|Signature||JPG/ JPEG||10 kb – 20 kb||140 x 60 pixels|
See that you have a good and steady internet connection while applying online as you are entitled to only three attempts to fill this form. The candidates can also save the form after partly filling it and fill it later by logging in.
Last-minute hiccups can be avoided if the candidates apply and register for the LIC Assistant Exam, before the last date.
LIC Assistant Application Fee
After submitting the LIC Assistant application form, the candidates should pay the application fee, for the application process to be completed. The payment can be done using a Credit/Debit card or Net banking or other wallets.
Refer to the table given below for a detailed description of the fees to be paid.
|SC/ST/PWD||Rs.85 + Intimation Charges + GST|
|General and Others||Rs. 510 + Intimation Charges + GST|
The application fee is different for the general category and the reserved category. Kindly note that the application fee cannot be refunded or exchanged nor held for another examination, in any case.
How to Apply for LIC Assistant 2021
A step by step process of the application is given below.
Step 1:Firstly, visit the official website.
Step 2:Click on ‘New Registration’.
If you are a first time user, click on the ‘Click here for new registration’.Enter all the details and register. You will be provided with a registration number and password after the completion of the registration process.
Step 3:Fill in the Application Form
You will be asked to log in to the portal to fill the application form. The scanned copies of the photograph and signature are to be uploaded here.
Step 4:Cross-check the details and hit the submit tab. You will not be given a second chance to make changes to the details given.
Step 5:Make the payment of the application fees.
You can make the payment using the online payment gateway. Once the payment is made, you will receive an e-receipt and the application form will be generated.
Step 6:The LIC Assistant application form download can be done. Take a printed copy of the LIC Assistant Application Form for further reference.
LIC Assistant 2021 Important Dates
The important dates of the LIC Assistant 2021 are given below.
|LIC Assistant 2021||Date|
|LIC Assistant 2021 apply online||Sep 17 to Oct 1, 2021|
|Last date to apply online||October 1, 2021|
|LIC Assistant Admit card 2021 Download – Prelims Exam||October 15, 2021|
|LIC Assistant 2021 exam date – Prelims||October 21, 2021
October 22, 2021
|LIC Assistant Result 2021 – Prelims||November 2021|
|Call letter for Main Exam Download||November 2021|
|LIC Assistant exam date – Main||November 2021|
|LIC Assistant Result – Main||December 2021|
|Declaration of Final Result||January 2022|
LIC Assistant Eligibility Criteria 2021
The candidates applying for the post of LIC Assistant must make sure that they qualify the minimum eligibility criteria provided by the authorities. The eligibility criteria are based on different fields like nationality, age limit, educational qualifications etc. Given below is a piece of detailed information about the eligibility criteria.
Those candidates who are applying for the LIC Assistant post must be a citizen of India. The candidates must make sure that they apply from their respective zones itself.No other country’s citizens are eligible for this post.
The authorities have specified a certain limit in the age criteria. The lower limit given is 18years while the upper limit is 30years. A certain relaxation is given in the age limit of the reserved category. Refer to the table below for more details on the relaxation of the age limit for the candidates of the reserved category.
|PWD (General)||10 years|
|PWD (OBC)||13 years|
|PWD (SC/ST)||15 years|
|ECO/SSCO (General)||5 years|
|ECO/SSCO (OBC)||8 years|
|ECO/SSCO (SC/ST)||10 years|
Note: For the LIC employees, a further relaxation of 5 years is provided.
The aspirants applying for the LIC Assistant post should clear the eligibility criteria and the educational qualifications mentioned therein.
- The candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree(10+2+3) from a reputed and recognized university or college that is approved by the Indian government. There are no specific percentage criteria mentioned by the authorities that the candidate should possess to apply for this post.
- The candidate must have basic computer skills.
Kindly note, the announcement and declaration dates of the results are tentative. If there are any changes made, we will post a notification. You can visit our page and keep updating yourself.