Indian Air Force invites Indian citizens (Men and Women) to be part of its elite force as Group A Gazetted Officers in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) branches for courses commencing in Jan 2020.
Last day to register online is 28th December 2018. So, candidates who wish to serve their nation as an air warrior can register today to avoid the last time server issues with the official website.
Start Date to Apply Online: 1st December 2018
Last Date to Register Online: 28th December 2018
Last Date to Apply Online: 30th December 2018
Online examination will be conducted on 16 Feb 19 and 17 Feb 19 for AFCAT exam.
|Flying (SSC for men & women)||SSC-25|
|Ground Duty (Technical)
Electronics and Aeronautical Engineer Mechanical
|Ground Duty (Non-technical)
|Admin : PC-11, SSC-15
|NCC Special||Entry Flying PC for Men & SSC for Men & Women||10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC|
Note: There are no intake conduct for Meteorology and Education branches for AFCAT 01/2019 for course commencing in January 2020.
Educational Qualifications: Refer official advertisement.
AFCAT Exam (Multiple Choice Questions)
Max marks- 300
Subjects: Verbal ability, Numerical ability, Reasoning, General Awareness and Military Aptitude.
There is a negative marking 1/3 in all sections.
Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) would be for 45minutes and conducted immediately after AFCAT.
Max marks- 150
Note: Candidates who are opting for Ground Duty (technical) branch have to pass both AFCAT & EKT.
Training: Training is scheduled to commence in the first week of Jan 2020 for all courses.
The approximate duration of training for Flying and Ground Duty (Technical) Branches is 74 weeks and that of Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches is 52 weeks at Air Force Training Establishments.
PAN Card, Aadhaar card and account in SBI/ Nationalised Bank is mandatory at the time of joining Air Force Academy (AFA).
Application Fee: Candidates registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee.