Tips and tricks to crack and get into LIC, GIC organizations
India’s biggest life insurance company is LIC or Life Insurance Corporation. Another reinsurance company in India with association abroad and 15th largest reinsurance company is General Insurance Corporation (GIC). LIC is a largest concern and has nearly 109dividional offices and about 2048 branches across the nation. LIC recruits individuals for various posts by conducting online examinations. In the same manner GIS conducts written examination in order to recruit officers for various post.
Question paper for LIC and GIC
The exam pattern for LIC has three sections where part A has questions about domain knowledge of the appropriate stream which carries 40 marks. Part B has questions related to general awareness, reasoning, English language, and numerical ability and computer literacy of about 80 marks. Part C is descriptive and has questions related to English language essay précis and comprehension for 30 marks. The GIC paper in the similar manner has four sections which includes test of reasoning for 50 marks, English language test for 50 marks, professional knowledge test for 50 marks, and general awareness test for 50 marks.
Books for preparation
There are many books available online for insurance examinations, where a few of them are general insurance company administrative officer book, Upkars LIC/GIC/OIC assistance administrative officer’s book, popular master guide all about reasoning by R.Gupta, R.Gupta’s test of non-verbal reasoning written by Anjani A Gupta, general knowledge manual by UPSC editorial board and Arihant objective general knowledge by Tarun Goyyal.
Cracking suggestion
To prepare and crack insurance exams the first step is to understand the syllabus and pattern of the exam. Understand the pattern well and all online exams will have more or less the same pattern such as Reasoning, English, aptitude, and general awareness. When you have descriptive paper you need to prepare for essays and précis and letters. Online exams have been the recent trend and hence candidates should get acquainted to it. Research online and get enrolled in any online exam program. By this way you can get to know the exam procedure the pace and how you perform. Collect more sample papers and solve them so that you get a good practice of the papers.
Time management
Schedule time for each section and start preparing by allocating time every day. Dedicate few hours every day for each section, and also for revision. Keep yourself updated with current affairs and happenings around by reading newspapers, watching news and more. Read through many solved papers so that you’re aware of the exam pattern and confident in answering. There is a number of test paper set available in the market which can be purchased for practice. Revision and practice is the only way which can help you face the exam in a confident manner. Make a note of all the formulas, theorems, trigonometric values and learn them by heart. Also make sure that you’re sharp in reasoning and analytical skills. Make sure you divide your time in a wise manner and make sure you prepare well.
These tips and tricks can be beneficial for ones who desire to get into Insurance field and excel in their career.

***Disclaimer: This is just a training video for fresher candidates. The name, logo and properties mentioned in the video are proprietary property of the respective organizations. The Preparation tips and tricks are an indicative generalized information. In no way, indulges into direct or indirect promotion of the respective Groups or organizations.