Find out whether you are eligible for AFCAT technical branch
Air Force Commission Admission Test (AFCAT) is a written exam conducted by Indian Air Force twice every year to induct officers in the IAF. Indian air force invites application for AFCAT ground duty branch from a candidate aged between 20 to 26 years i.e. born between 02 Janaury 1997 to 01 Janaury 2003 (both date inclusive).
Most of the students apply AFCAT through technical branch. The education qualification required for AFCAT in technical branch is divided into two parts:
Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics)
In order to get in through the Aeronautical Engineering (Electronics) branch–
- A candidate should score minimum 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four year graduation / integrated postgraduation qualification in Engineering / Technology from recognised University Aeronautical Society of India or Graduate membership examination of the Institute of Electronics.
- Telecommunication Engineers should have minimum of 60% marks or equivalent in the below mentioned boxes.
Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical)
The qualification required for AFCAT in Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical) branch includes –
- A candidate should have minimum 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four year graduation / integrated post graduation qualification in Engineering / Technology from recognised University.
- Aeronautical Society of India by actual studies with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent in the below mentioned boxes.
Also See :
AFCAT (I) 2023 Notification, Eligibility, Exam Dates
FAQs on Air Force Common Admission Test AFCAT
AFCAT Eligibility for Flying Branch
AFCAT Eligibility for Ground Duty Branches