Air Force Common Admission Test 2017 Recruitments
Job Location : All Over India
Job Type : Government Jobs
No.Of.Post : Various
Name of the Post & No of Vacancies :
1. AFCAT Entry:
b. Ground Duty (Technical)
c. Ground Duty (Non-Technical)
2. NCC Special Entry -Flying
3. Meteorology Branch-Ground Duty (Non-Technical)
(a) PC for Men. Candidates joining as PC officers would continue to serve till the age of superannuation as per their branch and rank.
(b) SSC for Men & Women.
(i) The engagement period for Flying Branch SSC officers is fourteen years from the date of Commissioning (Not extendable).
(ii) 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.
Physical Standards, Medical Standards, Educational Qualifications and Selection Procedure Details on physical standards, medical standards, educational qualifications and selection procedure are available in notification.
Training Training will commence in the first week of January 2019 for all courses at Air Force Academy Dundigal (Hyderabad). The duration of training for Flying and Ground Duty (Technical) Branches is 74 weeks and that of Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches is 52 weeks at Air Force Training Establishments. PAN Card, Aadhaar card and account in SBI/ Nationalised Bank is mandatory at the time of joining Air Force Academy (AFA)
Physical Conditioning You are advised to be physically fit when you report for SSB in order to be able to undergo the tests at AFSB. You should aim to achieve an ability to run 01 mile(1.6 kms) in 10 mins, do 10 pushups and 03 chin ups. Prospective candidates are also advised to keep themselves in good physical condition to adapt to physical training at AFA which encompasses running, swimming, rope climbing and other forms of physical training/ conditioning in which they would undergo mandatory tests during training.
Candidates who have completed B.E/B.Tech, Bachelor Degree or equivalent from a recognized Institute are Eligible to apply AFCAT Recruitment 2017
Age Limit :
(a) Flying Branch. 20 to 24 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1995 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive) Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive)
(b) Ground Duty (Technical/Non-technical) Branches. 20 to 26 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive)
Pay Scale :
Flying officer – Rs. 56100 – 110700/-
MSP – Rs. 15500/-
Note. Flight cadets shall receive a fixed stipend of Rs 56,100/- per month for the period of training.
Selection Procedure : Written Test & Physical Standards, Medical Standards
Application Fee :
For the first time, online testing will be conducted for AFCAT entry in various AFCAT centers. Candidates registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee. However, candidates registering for Meteorology entry and NCC Special entry are not required to pay any amount. Details of conduct, examination centres and mode of payment are given in the notification
Last date : 14th Jan,2018
Apply Online : https://afcat.cdac.in/