AFCAT 2020 Notification out ; Exam on February 22 and 23
AFCAT 2020: Indian Air Force has started the online application process for the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) 2020. The AFCAT 2020 examination will be conducted on February 22 and 23, 2020.
The registration process has begun on the website and the candidates can apply online till December 30, 2019 for Group A gazetted officers in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) branches.
AFCAT (Flying): 60 posts
Ground Duty (Technical): AE (L) : Permanent Commission (PC)-40, Short Service Commission (SSC)-26, AE(M): PC-23, SSC-16
Ground Duty (Non-Technical): Admin: PC- 24, SSC-16, Accts: PC-14, SSC-10, Lgs : PC-12, SSC-08
NCC Special Entry (Flying): 10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC
Age limit: AFCAT (Flying) candidates should be in the age limit of 20 to 24 years. Ground Duty (Technical & Non-Technical) branch candidates should be in the age limit of 20 to 26 years.
i)minimum of 60% marks each in Maths and Physics at 10+2 level.
ii)Graduation with a minimum of 3 years degree in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of 60% marks.
Candidates should have passed a 4 year degree program in engineering or equivalent.
Candidates should check the official notification for detailed academic qualification, since they differ for every post.
All candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs 250. The fee is not applicable for the NCC special entry candidates.
Steps to apply
Step 1: Visit the official website
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the link that says, ‘Candidate login’
Step 3: You will be directed to a new webpage. Log in using your email ID and password.
Step 4: Register yourself, log in again and fill the application form.
Step 5: Pay the application fee and click on submit.
Step 6: Take a print out of the application form for further reference.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of AFCAT written examination, Officers Intelligence Rating Test & Picture Perception and Discussion test, Psychological test and Group tests / Interview.