LIC Assistant Official Notification was released on September 17, 2019, inviting candidates to apply for the posts of Clerical Staff. A total of 7871 vacancies were released. According to the revised exam dates, the LIC Assistant Exam for Mains was conducted on 21st December 2019. Those who are going to appear for the exam can check the LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off details in this article. Also, understand the result and selection procedure for LIC Assistant Recruitment.

Latest: Life Insurance of India is about to release  LIC Assistant Notification 2020 Soon.

LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off 2020 Zone Wise

A cut off list contains the minimum marks required to achieve in order to qualify the exam. If anyone does not achieve the marks up to the cut-off, their names will not be in the merit list. Read the following to know more about the same:

  • Students have to clear the Prelims and Mains Exam to be recruited for a position in Clerical Staff.
  • The finalizing of cut off depends upon various factors such as difficulty level of the paper and number of students appearing in the exam.
  • The merit list will be prepared and the candidates who clear the Mains Exam according to Cut Off for LIC Assistant Exam will have their names in it.
  • The officials will not release any separate scorecard for individuals. They shall check their LIC Assistant Result on the official website itself

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Factors Affecting LIC Assistant Cut Off 2020

There are many factors that affect while finalizing the cut off for any competitive or government exam. Check the follows:

  • The total number of students appeared in the exam
  • The difficulty level of the question paper
  • The total number of vacancies offered by the officials
  • Candidates' overall performance in the exam

LIC Assistant Mains Minimum Qualifying Marks 2020

Students can check the following table to know the minimum qualifying marks for each section:

Section SC/ ST/ PwD Others (UR, OBC)
Reasoning Ability 15-17 13-15
Numerical Ability 15-17 13-15
English/ Hindi Language 13-16 12-14
General/ Financial Awareness 14-16 13-16

LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off 2019

Get the category-wise cut off for the LIC Assistant Mains Exam 2019

Categories LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off
UR 126-130
OBC 118-125
SC 108-115
ST 100-112

LIC Assistant Prelims Cut Off Marks 2020

The Cut Off Marks based on the LIC Assistant Exam Analysis have been mentioned in the table below

LIC Assistant Cut Off Marks 
Category Cut Off
General 55-59
OBC 50-53
SC/ST 47-49

LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off Date 2020

The LIC Assistant Mains Cut Off will be released nearby or on the same day as the result. Check relevant dates (tentatives) below:

Events Dates
Prelims Exam October 30-31, 2019
Prelims Result December 2019
Cut off Date December 2019
Answer Key Release December 2019
Mains Cut Off January 16, 2020

LIC Assistant Previous Year Cut Off

Check the table below in order to know previous year category-wise cut off for LIC Assistant Exam:

Category Cut off Marks
General / UR 53+
OBC 50+
SC/ST 45+

LIC Assistant Minimum Qualifying Marks 2020 (Section-Wise)

Students can check the following table to know the minimum qualifying marks for each section:

Section SC/ ST/ PwD Others (UR, OBC)
Reasoning Ability 13 14
Numerical Ability 13 14
English/ Hindi Language 11 12

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LIC Assistant Mains Result 2020

The LIC Assistant Result for the Mains Exam released on 16th January 2020. Students can download it directly from the official website as it will be announced in a form of PDF File and will contain all the candidates who are shortlisted for final selection.

  • Students can visit the official website and login with their registration credentials in order to download the result
  • There will be no separate scorecards
  • If the name is not there in the merit list, it means one has not cleared the exam

Marking Scheme in LIC Assistant 2020

The following is the marking scheme of the paper:

Total Marks: Prelims Exam is for a total of 100 marks whereas the Mains Exam is for 200 marks.

Positive Marking: In both prelims and mains exam, students will be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer

Negative Marking: 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer attempted by the student (from the marks allotted to the correct responses)

LIC Assistant Selection Process 2020

The officials of LIC follow the selection process mentioned below:

  • Prelims: The first stage of the exam for applicants is to clear the Prelims Exam. This exam has subjects: English, Reasoning & Maths. Students shall finish 100 questions within the time period of 1 hour
  • Mains: The candidates who will crack the Prelims exam will be called to appear for the Mains Exam. The Mains Exam is a little tougher. The subjects in Mains are GK, Maths, Reasoning & English. Students have to finish all the sections (200 questions) within 2 hours 30 minutes


When is LIC Assistant Exam happening this year?

This year the LIC Assistant Exam (Prelims) is scheduled for Candidates who want to appear must start to fill the application forms on the official website. The last date to fill the form is October 01, 2019. Candidates must not wait till the last date to fill the form.


What is the age-wise eligibility to write the LIC Assistant Exam?

The students who want to write the paper must satisfy the complete eligibility criteria which are fixed by the officials. The candidates who want to appear in the LIC Assistant Exam must be 18-30 years of age to fulfill the basic age eligibility criteria. The age relaxation is applicable for the Unreserved Categories.


Is there an option of writing the exam in offline mode?

No, there is no way someone can write the exam in offline mode. It is completely an online-based examination. Candidates will give the exam on the computer at the exam venue allotted to them. 


Is there any requirement of computer skills to write LIC Assistant Exam?

No, there is no requirement for computer skills. Students have to go through 2 phases: Prelims & Mains Exam. where several subjects like Maths, English, Reasoning based questions will be asked. They just have to answer those subject-based questions. At last, there will be a Medical Test which candidates have to pass.

How many vacancies are released for LIC Assistant Recruitment in 2019?

There are approximately 8000 vacancies released by the Life Insurance Company for the post of Assistant this year. 

What should I do if I want to apply for LIC Assistant Exam 2019?

 The first thing one must do to apply for this exam is to check their eligibility. If they are eligible, they should visit the official website and click on Apply Online. Then, enter all the details they have asked to fill the application form. Once the details are filled, submit them. After some days, one can check their status of the application on the official website itself whether it is approved or not.

If I do not clear the minimum LIC Assistant Cut off 2019, will I gent into the final admissions?

No, it is mandatory to meet the minimum LIC Assistant Cut Off, otherwise, one will not get into the final admission procedure. The candidates have to score higher in Mains Exam because their selection for Medical Test will be based on that. Medical Inspection is the last step in this recruitment.

When and how will I receive my LIC Assistant 2019 Admit Card?

Once one's application form status is showing approved, they will be considered eligible to get their admit card. Admit Cards are released on the official website 8-10 days prior to the date of examination. One can download their hall ticket by entering their registration number and password on the activated link. The registration number and password will be provided at the time of filling the form.


What are the banned items in the exam hall?

There are many kinds of items which are banned in the exam hall. For example, electronic devices such as phones, laptops, Bluetooth, headphones, pager, etc. Also, all the eatables are prohibited. Not only that, candidates cannot bring any kind of bags or textual material with them in the hall. 

How will the officials allot me the exam hall?

There is an option in the application form in which you have to fill the preferred city of the exam. You can fill 2 or 3. The officials will select one of those and allot to you accordingly. Once the venue has been allotted, you cannot make any changes.

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lic assistant mains result for the state of kerala is not available yet, what might be the reason?
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