Every year LIC which is Life Insurance Corporation of India has released numerous vacancies for different work fields. But this year you will be happy to know about vacancy blast for the post of Apprentice Development Officer (ADO).

It’s the biggest opportunity for those who want to make their career in the Insurance Sector. LIC is the largest Life Insurance Company having 2049 Branches and 109 Divisional Offices across India, In which 8500+ vacancies are announced.

They are recruiting  Apprentice Development Officers in the administration of the various Divisional Offices under nine different Zones.

You can apply for this post from 20th May 2019 to 9th June 2019 till 5 pm.

Do you know about who is Apprentice Development Officer (ADO)?

You may not know about the various responsibility and work profiles of Apprentice Development Officers.

Don’t worry we are here to inform you about whether you should go for this post or not. Here you will get all the information regarding job salary structure and other allowances with syllabus details.

LIC ADO Recruitment JOB PROFILE and Work Responsibilities

Apprentice Development Office(ADO) is a kind of Sales Supervision Job. They get training from LIC about all work structures and policies of LIC. After that, they have to recruit various LIC agents for the corporation. For this, they are designated to rural or urban areas not specified right now. They have to teach all the policies and skills to the Life insurance agents. So this post is a mixture of selling and making a seller, you have to know which area you have to target for maximum selling.

Comparison between Bank PO vs ADO Apprentice Development Officer

            BANK PO               LIC ADO
It provides services to customers They have to Recruit agents for selling LIC policies to an assigned area
They handle cash activities of a particular branch of a bank It analyze the overall performance of each agent in terms of marketing capabilities.
Must manage the account of clients They have to make a target and maintain overall integrity in sales
Official communication to customers Always give motivation to agents for maximum sales
Office job Field and office
Salary structure Rs. 35000- 40000 Salary structure Rs. 30,000+
Carrier growth – Good Carrier Growth – Good

Work pressure for both the job is heavy and pressurized, but if you are looking for a job which is good for your carrier growth then bank job is the right option to think for. After appointed in the bank job you get a good promotion after some years of work experience.

Let us see now what is the career growth for vacancies of LIC ADO……….

LIC ADO promotion and growth

To get promoted after joining for Apprentice Development Officer ADO, you have to work for at least 8 years without any bad interruption or criminal case. Being in the government sector it is a little difficult to get promotion benefits. If you will do your job at the best you can get a promotion of

Apprentice Development Officer →Development Officer→Assistant Branch Manager (ABM)→Branch Manager (BM) →Senior Branch Manager (SBM) →Assistant Divisional Manager (ADM) →Divisional Manager →Senior Divisional  →Regional Manager.

Thus you can get the highest post of regional manager after recruiting for the post of ADO in LIC.

Vacancy details for the post of ADO In Life insurance corporation

Yes, you heard it right there is a huge number of vacancies out in the year of 2019 for the post of ADO in the life insurance corporation of India.

Don’t miss to apply for the recruitment of LIC ADO (Apprentice Development Officer)  with vacancies of 8581.

Instead of a salary, you get other permanent allowance being a government sector employe. These allowances are ..

  • You will get Transport Allowance (TA)
  • Fixed Dearness Allowance (DA)
  • Fixed House Rent Allowance (HRA)
  • City Compensatory Allowance (CCA)

Apart from that, you will also get other facilities provided by the government, which are…

  • Gratuity, a sum of money paid after every year of competition.
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Limited Medical Benefit
  • Group Savings Linked Insurance (GSLI)which is a kind of Accumulated savings returned with interest at the time of retirement, death and also when you exit from the group
  • Group Personal Accident Insurance which is an insurance cover plan for the compensation of death or bodily injury caused by accident
  • Also you will get Vehicle advance as per the rules of Life Insurance Corporation.

Now let us see what is the zone wise vacancy for the recruitment of LIC ADO Apprentice Development Officer 2019.

Zone Name Vacancy
Central Zone Office, Bhopal 525
Eastern Zone Office, Kolkata 922
East Central Zone Office, Patna 701
South Central Zone Office, Hyderabad 1251
Northern Zone Office, New Delhi 1130
North Central Zone Office, Kanpur 1042
Southern Zone Office, Chennai 1257
Western Zone Office, Mumbai 1753
TOTAL  8581

Don’t waste your money by applying at multiple zones for the recruitment of LIC ADO 2019. You can apply for only one zone at a time.

Important Dates for LIC ADO Recruitment Exam 2019

Events Date
LIC ADO Recruitment release date 20th May 2019
Apply online form Date 20th May 2019
Closing date for the application form 09th June 2019
Admit card available on 29th June 2019
Primary exam date 06th & 13th  July 2019
Main Exam Date for LIC ADO 10th August 2019

Apply Online: Click Here

Official Website: Notification-LIC-Apprentice-Development-Officer-Central-Zonal-Office-Bhopal-Posts

Age criteria: 21 to 30 years as on 2019

Application fees:  Rs.600 for General Category

  • For SC/ST/PWD candidates: Rs. 50
  • Payment Mode: Debit/ Credit Card, Internet Banking, Mobile Wallets


Those who are looking for the biggest opportunity of having a government job, then this is the opportunity with the vacancies of 8581 near you.

The Eligible and interested candidates can apply for LIC ADO Recruitment 2019 soon. Candidates who wish to apply must have submitted their registration from within the start date and last date. The Application Form will be submitted for Only online Mode. There is no offline mode for the submission of application this time. It is compulsory for candidates to have registration for further participation in the recruitment process.

General FAQ’S

Can we apply with late fees after the ending of the last date which is 9th June?

No there is no process of applying for the post of LIC ADO after the ending of the last date.

Shall we do payment with the filling of Bank Challan?

No there is no option of giving payment through bank challan.

Is there is any criteria for ex-serviceman?


Can we choose the area of recruitment which is urban or rural

No, not at the time of application.

If you have any queries related to the recruitment of LIC ADO, you are free to ask in Comment below.

Hope you like our post, Good Luck………

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