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 test is conducted twice a year across the country by Indian Air Force.
Flying Branch: minimum of 60% marks each in Maths and Physics at 10+2 level.
Graduation with a minimum of 3 years degree in any discipline from a recognized university with a minimum of 60% marks.
Flying Branch (AFCAT & NCC Entry) : 20 – 24 years as on July 1, 2020, i.e. born between July 2, 1996 – July 1, 2000.
Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) : 20 – 26 years as on July 1, 2020 i.e. born between July 2, 1994 – July 1, 2000.
|Exam||AFCAT||EKT (only for technical)|
|Mode of Exam||Online i.e. computer-based||Online i.e. computer-based|
|No. of Questions||100||50|
|Duration of Exam||2 hours (120 minutes)||45 minutes|
|Sections in Paper||General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test||Mechanical, Computer Science and Electrical & Electronics|
|Negative Marking||1 mark||1 mark|