Indian Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)-02/2016

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Name of the course: AIR FORCE COMMON
ADMISSION TEST ( AFCAT )- 02/ 2016
Qualification: Degree
Apply Mode: Online
Last date: 30-06-2015

Applications
are invited from enterprising & adventurous Indian Citizens (men and women)
as per Citizenship Act 1955 for the following courses commencing in July 2017
for grant of Short Service Commission in Flying Branch and Permanent / Short
Service Commission in Technical and Ground Duty Branches.
COURSES COMMENCING IN JULY 2017
FLYING BRANCH
(a) No.
202/17F/SSC/M & W ( Short Service Commission for men & women)
TECHNICAL BRANCH
(a) No.
201/17T/PC/M (Permanent Commission for men)
(b) No.
201/17T/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)
GROUND DUTY
BRANCHES
(a) No.
201/17G/PC/M (Permanent Commission for men)
(b) No.
201/17G/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)
ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS
1. Flying Branch – 202/17F/SSC/M & W
Age: 20 to 24 years as on 01 Jul 2017
i.e. Born between 02 Jul 1993 to 01 Jul 1997 (Both Dates inclusive). (Upper age
limit for Candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued
by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years i.e. Born between 02 July 1991 to 01
July 1997 (Both dates inclusive).
Educational Qualifications: Graduates
(Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline from a recognised
University who have attained minimum 60% marks or equivalent have passed Maths
and Physics at 10+2 level or BE / B Tech degree (Four year course) or cleared
section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institute of Engineers
(India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognised University with
minimum 60% marks or equivalent.
2. Technical Branch – 201/17T/PC/M, 201/17T/SSC/M & W
Age: 20 to 26 years as on 01 July 2017
i.e. Born between 02 July 1991 to 01 July 1997 (both dates inclusive).
Educational Qualifications:
(i)
Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics) {AE (L)}: Candidates with minimum 60% marks
each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four year
graduation / integrated postgraduation qualification in Engineering /
Technology from recognised University or cleared Sections A and B examination
of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical
Society of India or Graduate membership examination of the Institute of
Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers by actual studies with a minimum of
60% marks or equivalent in the following disciplines:-
(a)
Communication Engineering (b) Computer Engineering / Technology (c) Computer
Engineering & Application (d) Computer Science and Engineering / Technology
(e) Electrical and Computer Engineering (f) Electrical and Electronics
Engineering (g) Electrical Engineering (h) Electronics Engineering / Technology
(j) Electronics Science and Engineering (k) Electronics (l) Electronics and
Communication Engineering (m) Electronics and Computer Science (n) Electronics
and / or Telecommunication Engineering (o) Electronics and / or
Telecommunication Engineering (Microwave) (p) Electronics and Computer Engineering (q) Electronics
Communication and Instrumentation Engineering (r) Electronics Instrument &
Control (s) Electronics Instrument & Control  Engineering (t) Instrumentation & Control
Engineering (u) Instrument & Control Engineering
(v)
Information Technology.
(ii)
Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical) {AE (M)}: Candidates with minimum 60% marks
each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four year
graduation / integrated postgraduation qualification in Engineering /
Technology from recognised University or cleared Sections A and B examination
of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical
Society of India by actual studies with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent in
the following disciplines:-
(a)
Aerospace Engineering (b) Aeronautical Engineering (c) Aircraft Maintenance
Engineering (d) Mechanical Engineering (e) Mechanical Engineering and
Automation (f) Mechanical Engineering (Production) (g) Mechanical Engineering
(Repair and Maintenance) (h) Mechatronics (j) Industrial Engineering.
3. Ground Duty Branches – 201/17G/PC/M, 201/17G/SSC/M & W
Age: 20 to 26 year as on 01 July 2017 i.e. Born between 02
July 1991 to 01 July 1997 (both dates inclusive).
Educational Qualifications: –
Administration & Logistics Branch: Graduate
Degree (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline from a recognised
university with 60% marks or equivalent or cleared section A & B
examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or
Aeronautical Society of India from a recognised university with a minimum of
60% marks or equivalent.
Accounts Branch: B. Com. degree
(Minimum three year degree course) from a recognised university with a minimum
of 60% marks or equivalent.
Education Branch: MBA / MCA or MA / M
Sc degree in English / Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Statistics /
International relations / International studies / Defence studies / Psychology
/ Computer Science / IT / Management / Mass Communication / Journalism / Public
Relation with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate all paper put together in Post
Graduation (Minimum two year programme) and 60% marks in graduation (both
recognised by UGC / Competent Accreditation Authority).
SELECTION PROCEDURE: All applicants whose applications are
submitted by due date will be called for Air Force Common Admission Test
(AFCAT) and Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) (applicable only for candidates
applying for technical branch) to be conducted on 28 August 2016 (Sunday) at
one of the examination centres mentioned at para 16 (b). Candidates will be
required to login to their candidate login accounts regularly for information
on AFCAT, EKT (if applicable) and AFSB testing. The AFCAT will be of two hours
duration and will contain multiple choice questions on verbal ability,
numerical ability, reasoning, general awareness and military aptitude. Sample
question papers and syllabus of AFCAT/EKT is available on IAF career website
www.careerairforce.nic.in. EKT would be for 45 minutes and conducted
immediately after AFCAT.
How to Apply: If you meet the eligibility criteria, please
click on “CANDIDATE LOGIN” in the career website of IAF
www.careerairforce.nic.in and follow the instructions. You are advised to note
down Registration number for future correspondence. Candidates are advised to
read the notification for AFCAT 02 / 2016 and the detailed guidelines for
filling up Online application as given in the website www.careerairforce.nic.in
prior to commencement of filling up Online applications. While filling Online
application, it is advisable to keep the relevant documents readily available,
as details are to be filled as per matriculation & other educational
certificates. Please save your recent colour passport size photograph (size 10
to 50 KB) in the computer for uploading it with your Online application form.
Please note that utmost care needs to be taken while filling up the Online
application. In case any information is found to be incorrect then the
candidature is likely to be cancelled at any stage of the selection process.
Submission of more than one application will result in cancellation of
candidature.
Online Apply Last date: 30-06-2016

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