Air Force Common Aptitude Test

Air Force Common Aptitude Test

AFCAT: INDIAN AIR FORCE INVITES INDIAN CITIZENS (MEN AND WOMEN) TO BE A PART OF THE INDIAN AIR FORCE AS COMMISSIONED OFFICERS IN FLYING AND GROUND DUTY (TECHNICAL AND NON-TECHNICAL) BRANCHES. REGISTRATION FOR ONLINE APPLICATIONS THROUGH ONLINE.

AFCAT: Online applications are invited for the courses commencing in January 2019 for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) / Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches. Online applications are also invited for grant of PC/SSC for Flying Branch through NCC Special Entry Scheme and Meteorology Entry.

Post Name – Commissioned Officer

Educational Qualification –

Flying Branch: Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university with minimum 60% of marks and Maths and Physics at 10+2 level.

Ground Duty Technical Branch: Must hold four-year graduation/integrated post graduation in Engineering/Technology and have passed Maths and Physics at 10+2 level.

Ground Duty Non-Technical Branch: Graduate from a recognized university with minimum 60% of marks. For discipline, wise details check the notification

Important Date: 

  1. Starting Date – 16- Dec – 2017
  2. Last Date – 14- Jan -2018

Age : (As on 01-Jan -2019)

  1. Flying Branch – 20 – 24 years
  2. Ground Duty Technical – 20 – 26 years
  3. Ground Duty Non-Technical – 20 – 26 years

Pay Scale – Rs.56100 – 110700/- per month

Type of Commission.

  1. PC for Men. Candidates joining as PC officers would continue to serve till the age of superannuation as per their branch and rank.

SSC for Men & Women.

  1. The engagement period for Flying Branch SSC officers is fourteen years from the date of Commissioning (Not extendable). 
  2. The initial tenure for SSC officers in Ground Duty (Tech and Non-tech) Branches would be for a period of ten years. An extension of four years may be granted subject to willingness, suitability, service requirements and availability of vacancies.

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