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 test is conducted twice a year across the country by Indian Air Force.
 

Education Qualification:

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.
 

Age Limit : It Varies As Per The Branch Viz.

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.

 

AFCAT  Exam Pattern Highlights

Exam AFCAT EKT (only for technical)
Mode of Exam Online i.e. computer-based Online i.e. computer-based
No. of Questions 100 50
Maximum Marks 300 150
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