Across 08 zones in India, every year the Life Insurance Corporation of India recruits thousands of graduates to their service in the clerical cader position. The LIC Assistant recruitment conducted by the LIC and organized by the IBPS has two stages of online test followed by the local language proficiency test for the selection process. While conducting Phase two of the selection the corporation divided states into various zones namely: Northern Zone, North Central Zone, Eastern Zone, Eastern Central Zone, Central Zone, South Central Zone, Southern Zone, and Western Zone for the sake of overcoming the language barriers. To become successful in this recruitment, one needs to practice hundreds of mock tests and should spend a lot of time to acquire the speed and skills. To help your preparations, we are discussing the various LIC Assistant Study Materials available in the market.
LIC Assistant Study Materials 2021
The LIC Assistant position is somewhat equivalent to the clerical cadre posts in banking institutions. In the previously published recruitment notification, i.e, in 2020 only the corporation notified 8500 vacant positions across the country. The Assistant posts selection process includes two stages of a written exam followed by the medical test and local language proficiency test. The applicant should know the Official Language of the State/ UT for which he/ she is applying.
- Preliminary Stage Exam
|1||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
|3||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
- Phase-II/ Main Exam
|Sections||Number of Questions||Exam
|General English/ Hindi Language||40||30 minutes||40|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||30 minutes||40|
|Reasoning Ability and Computer Ability||40||30 minutes||40|
|General/ Financial Awareness||40||30 minutes||40|
|Total||200||150 minutes/ 2 Hours 30 minutes||200|
- Local Language Proficiency Test, and
The local language proficiency of the State/ UT under which the LIC Division for which application has filled falls will be tested by conducting a qualifying test of 25 marks. Candidates have to secure a minimum of 10 marks to qualify for the test.
- Pre-medical Test
LIC Assistant Exam Tips
The LIC Assistant selection process and the exam pattern is very much similar to the IBPS, and SBI clerical exam. Since IBPS is the exam conducting body, there is a similarity in the question pattern too. If you are already familiar with the IBPS exams and preparing for the banking tests, there is no need for a separate preparation. Before starting your LIC Assistant 2021 preparations, download the syllabus, and previous year question papers. You can find hundreds of free videos on Youtube to aid your preparations. To enhance your winning chances, you can subscribe to Entri’s Banking and Insurance Gold Course. Here you can find all you need to armour up for your next LIC or banking test. With 250+ hours of video lectures, you can now learn at your own pace. From concept building videos to the shortcuts methods, Entri’s video lectures have covered all. You can also find hundreds of sectional and full-length mock tests, live classes and short quizzes to help you.
To solve at least 70+ questions with correct answers on exam day, one needs a lot of practice. Attempting online mock tests repeatedly to a point on which you can answer some of them without pen and paper is the only way to crack these type of highly competitive exams.
Books for LIC Assistant Preparation
As a part of your LIC assistant exam strategy, you should make sure to have a solid understanding of the basics. If your concepts are not clear then the mock tests and PDF notes may not be helpful to you. To aid your preparations you can use these books. They may help you to clear concepts and help you to familiarize yourself with the exam pattern.
- High School English Grammar and Composition – Wren & Martin
- Objective English for competitive examinations – Hari Mohan Prasad
- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations- R.S. Agarwal
- Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning- R.S. Aggarwal
- For general awareness and banking awareness, read the newspaper and download the Current Affairs PDF given in the Entri.
Entri Banking & Insurance Gold Course
While most of us start the preparations with too much enthusiasm and eagerness many of us lost them in a couple of days. With hundreds of PDFs and free study materials in the market, choosing the right materials for LIC Assistant 2021 will leave many aspirants confused. To achieve success in the exam, you need dedicated study hours along with proper guidance and discipline. To enhance your learning experience along with India’s finest tutors, Entri is providing a comprehensive LIC Assistant course package. In Entri’s LIC Assistant course package you can access 250+ hours of video classes, previous year question papers, free study notes, sectional and full-length mock tests, and live classes. To clear your doubts and to interact with other aspirants, we are also providing a discussion forum to all. With all of these features, one of our tutors will guide you throughout your preparation period to make sure that you don’t leave behind in the preparations. You can now access all these features under Banking & Insurance section available in Entri’s mobile application, Click Here
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To assure your success in the next LIC Assistant recruitment, download India’s leading learning platform “Entri“ and attempt our free mock tests. You can find hundreds of practice question papers and mock tests to evaluate your preparedness and to plan accordingly. Doubt forums are also made available to students to provide a platform for them to interact with experts and clear all their doubts and queries. Entri wishes all the candidates the very best for the upcoming LIC Assistant 2021 examination!