AFCAT Recruitment 2019

All India Recruitment News: AFCAT Recruitment 2019 for Flying Branch & Ground Duty Staff Vacancies

Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) Examination conducted and Administrated by the Indian Air Force (IAF) for the vacancies of Flying Branch and Ground Duty Staff. Every year Indian Air Force conducts AFCAT to select most eligible and bright candidates to join Bhartiya Vayu Sena. Those who are interested to join in IAF career. Before applying the online candidates can check the complete AFCAT eligibility, AFCAT Syllabus, AFCAT Selection Procedure, AFCAT Important Dates, AFCAT Exam Scheme, AFCAT Application Fee/Online Examination Fee, AFCAT Exam Process, AFCAT Cutoff Marks, AFCAT Previous Papers, AFCAT Model Papers.

Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is examination were it managed by the Indian Air Force (IAF) for most eligible and bright candidates from all over India and same the salary will be in high range. The minimum stipend will be paid at least Rs. 50,000/- per month for these jobs and exact salary/payscale and stipend details are given below. The candidates check the complete payment process details and AFCAT Roles and Responsibilities.

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  • Name of the Organisation: Indin Air Force
  • Name of the Examination: Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)
  • Number of Posts: 163 Vacancies
  • Selection Proces: Merit Based Examination ( Three stages in the selection process)
  • Mode of AFCAT Examination: Computer Based Test (CBT Online)
  • Post Name: Commissioned Officers (Flying and Ground Duty)
  • Last date of Online registration: 30.12.2018
  • Date of Examination: 16.02.2019 to17.02.2019

AFCAT Vacancy Report 2019

Total 163 vacancies announced for the 2018-19 year by AFCAT to complete a national level, the AFCAT examination was conducted from the national level. those who interested to work with IAF can apply on or before 30.12.2018.

Entry Branch No. of Vacancies Total
SSC PC
AFCAT Entry Flying 25 25
Ground Duty (Technical) AE (L) -32
AE(M) – 14
AE (L) – 24
AE (M) – 10
80
Ground Duty (Non -Technical) Admin – 15
Logistics – 09
Accounts – 11
Admin – 11
Logistics – 05
Accounts – 07
58
NCC Special Entry Flying 10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for Flying branch
Total 106 57 163

 

Above table vacancies abbreviation:

  • AFCAT: Air Force Common Admission Test
  • SSC: Short Service CommissionAFCAT Recruitment 2019 for Flying Branch & Ground Duty Staff Vacancies
  • PC: Permanent Commission
  • AE (M): Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical)
  • AE (L): Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics)

AFCAT Age Limit

Flying Branch: Candidates must have 20 years to 24 Years as on (01.01.2020). And candidate must be born between the 02 January 1996 to 01 January 2000 and there will be age relaxation in Flying branch 2 years as per candidates reservation criteria.

Ground Duty (Technical/Non-Technical Branches): Candidates must have 20 years to 26 Years as on (01.01.2020). And candidate must be born between the 02 January 1994 to 01 January 2000. No age relaxation was applicable.

Indian Air Force Salary

The selected candidates are eligible to received salary or stipend payment, which is as shown in below; refer the complete AFCAT IAF salary details.

  • Flight Cadet (Stipend) – Fixed Rs. 56,100/- per month during Training
  • Flying Officer – from Rs. 56,000 to 1,10,700 /- 

AFCAT Educational Qualifications

Flying Branch: Candidates must have a B.E/B.Tech in any discipline with  (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) and not percentage cutoff marks and final year students also eligible for Flying Branch Post.

Ground Duty (Technical Branches): Candidate must be a Graduate (Minimum 3 years Degree Course) in any discipline with minimum AFCAT Recruitment 2019 for Flying Branch & Ground Duty Staff Vacancies-min60% marks from a recognized University. And must have cleared Section A & B Examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognized University with a minimum 60% marks.

Ground Duty (Non-Technical Branches): Candidates have cleared Section A & B Examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognized University with a minimum 60% marks.

AFCAT Physical Fitness and Medical Records

  • For male candidates, height should not be less than 157.5 cm
  • For female candidates, height should not be less than 152 cm
  • However, in case of candidates that fall under the category of Gorkhas, Nepalese, Assamese and Garhwalis (or belonging to the North East and other hilly areas), the height will be relaxed by 5 cm.

AFCAT Vision Standards 

Executive Branch:

Criteria NDA/10+2
/INA/
Aviation
(Observer/
Pilot)
GSES/
NCC (Spl)/
SCC (GSX)
Hydro
NAIC Law/
Logo/
EDU
ATC
Uncorrected
Vision
6/6,6/9 6/12,6/12 6/60,6/60 6/60,6/60 6/9,6/9
Corrected Vision 6/6,6/6 6/6,6/6 6/6,6/12 6/6,6/12 6/6,6/6
Limits of Myopia -.75 -1.5 -3.5 -3.5 -0.75
Limits of
Hypermetropia
+1.5 +1.5 +3.5 +3.5 +3.0
Limits of Colour
Perception
I I II III II
Binocular Vision III III III II III

Technical Branch:

CRITERIA Common Entry
10+2 (INAC)
Graduate Entry
(UNIV/ SSC)
Naval
Constructor/
Architect
Uncorrected
Vision without
glasses
6/6,6/9 6/24,6/24 6/60,6/60
Corrected Vision
with glasses
6/6,6/6 6/6,6/6 6/12,6/12
Limits of
Myopia
-.75 -3.5 -3.5
Limits of
Hypermetropia
+1.5 +3.5 +3.5
Binocular Vision III III III
Limits of Colour Perception I II II

 

AFCAT Important Dates

  • AFCAT Online Applications Begins from 01.12.2018
  • Last date of registration: 30.12.2018
  • AFCAT Online Examination from 16.02.2019 to 17.02.2019
  • AFCAT Admit Cards will available 2 weeks before the examination

AFCAT Syllabus

Exam Subject No. of Qs Max Marks Exam Duration
AFCAT General Awareness 100 300 2 Hours
Verbal Ability
Numerical Ability
Military Reasoning
Aptitude Test
EKT (Ground Duty Technical Branch only) Mechanical 50 150 45 Minutes
Computer
Science
Electrical
Electronics

 

  • The online examination was done under the IAF Observation and Administration
  • There will be a negative mark in the AFCAT exam, each wrong answer will deduct 1 mark and the correct answer will be credited to 3 marks.
  • AFCAT exam will be Objective only and the language is English.

How to Apply Online

  • Those who are eligible for AFCAT Recruitment Drive in both posts can Apply Online
  • Click on the Candidates Login and Selection the AFCAT 01/2019 Option
  • New Window will appear, then click on Register here option.
  • Fill the complete details and click on the signup button.
  • After that Verification of Email, Mobile number and other candidates required information, Now you can pay Online AFCAT Examination Fee Rs.250/- by using Online debit/credit/Internet banking card.
  • After submission of online application, take the printout copy for future reference.

Download AFCAT Notification 2019 PDF Document

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