AFCAT 2019 Admit Card (Released), Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Pratice Papers

AFCAT 2019 Admit Card (Released), Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Pratice Papers

Indian Air Force has invited Indian citizens for the post of Group A Gazetted Officers in Flying and Ground Duty branches. Indian Air Force has been released the admit card on January 30 at the official website. Enter the issued enrollment ID and password in order to access your hall ticket. Download Here

  • The exam is scheduled for February 16 and 17 in CBT mode. Check AFCAT Exam Pattern
  • Another component was added to AFCAT 2019 by the name of Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT).
  • Class 12th students with minimum 60% marks are eligible to register at Check AFCAT Eligibility
  • For this session, total 163 vacancies are offered under both branches.
  • The syllabus is of graduation level, except question under Numerical Ability section. Check AFCAT Syllabus

Highlights of AFCAT 2019

Parameters Details
Exam Name AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission Test)
Level of Exam National Level
Exam Conducting Authority Indian Air Force (IAF)
Posts Offered Commissioned officers in flying branch, Ground Duty (technical) and Ground Duty (Non-technical) branch
Mode of Exam Online (Computer Based Test)
Sections General Awareness, Numerical Ability, Reasoning & Military Aptitude and verbal Ability in English
Selection Procedure AFCAT exam, AFSB Interview and Medical Test

What is AFCAT?

  • AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission Test) is an entrance test for aspirants willing to join Indian Air Force as Commissioned Officer in Flying, Ground Duty (Technical) and Ground Duty (Non-Technical).
  • The examination is conducted twice a year in February and August.
  • The test is conducted all across India by the Indian Air Force.

What is EKT under AFCAT exam?

  • EKT or Engineering Knowledge Test is a meant to test candidate’s engineering knowledge.
  • The test is compulsory for candidates applying for Technical Ground Duty branch.
  • The subjects under this exam are Mechanical, Computer Science and Electrical & Electronics. Check EKT Syllabus and Books

AFCAT 2019 Exam Dates

The official dates for the exam is given below:

Event Date
Publishing of AFCAT 2019 notification December 1, 2018
AFCAT 2019 Registration December 1 – 30, 2018
Issue of AFCAT Admit card January 30, 2019
AFCAT 2019 exam date February 16 and 17, 2019
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AFCAT Results April 2019

AFCAT 2019 Eligibility

Candidates who are willing to take AFCAT 2019 must check, whether they fulfill the desired eligibility criteria or not. The brief eligibility criterion for different branches/courses is mentioned below for your reference.

Nationality: Candidates must be a citizen of India.

Age Limit: It varies as per the branch viz.

  • Flying Branch (AFCAT & NCC Entry): 20 – 24 years as on January 1, 2020 i.e. born between January 2, 1996 – January 1, 2000.
  • Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical): 20 – 26 years as on January 1, 2020 i.e. born between January 2, 1994 – January 1, 2000.
  • The DOB accepted by the IAF is that entered in the Matriculation or Secondary School Leaving Certificate or in a certificate recognised by an Indian University.

Marital Status:

  • Below 25 years must be unmarried at the time of commencement of course.
  • Widows/ Widowers and divorcees below 25 yeards are not eligible………Read More>>


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