AFCAT – Air Force Common Admission Test
AFCAT 2013 Notification – Apply Online for Commissioned Officer Posts: Indian Air Force (IAF) has released an employment notification for Male and Female candidates for Commissioned Officer posts in Flying, Technical and Ground Duty Branches by conducting Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)-02/2013. Eligible candidates can apply online from 08-06-2013 to 07-07-2013. More details regarding educational qualifications, age limit, selection and application process are mentioned below…
IAF Vacancy details:
Name of the Post: Commissioned Officer
Name of the Branch:
I. For Men:
i. No. 14 Short Service Commission (14 SSC) Course
i. No. 85 Aeronautical Engineers (85 AEC) Course (Permanent Commission)
ii. No. 57 Short Service Commission (57 SSC) Course
Ground Duty Branches:
i. No. 136 Ground Duty Officers’ (136 GDOC) Course (Permanent Commission)
ii. No. 29 Short Service Commission (29 SSC) Course
II. For Women:
i. No. 43 Short Service Commission (43 SSC) Course
i. No. 57 Short Service Commission (57 SSC) Course
Ground Duty Branches:
i. No. 45 Short Service Commission (45 SSC) Course
Age Limit: Candidates age limit is 19-23 years for Flying branch; 18-28 years for Technical Branch; 20-27 years for Ground Duty Branches as on 01-07-2014. Relaxation is applicable as per the rules.
Educational Qualification: Candidates must possess Graduation/ Post Graduation Degree for flying branch, Ground Duty Branches; Aeronautical Engg (Electronics, Mechanical) with at least 60% marks for Technical Branch.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on the performance in AFCAT followed by Intelligence Test, Psychological Test, Group Test, Medical Examination and Interview conducted by Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs). Candidates applying for Flying Branch must appear for Pilot Aptitude Battery Test (PABT) based on their choice of branch/eligibility.
How to Apply: Interested candidates can apply online through IAF career website by filling all the mandatory details from 08-06-2013 to 07-07-2013.
Instructions to Apply Online:
1. Log on to www.careerairforce.nic.in and select the ‘Apply Online’ link on the left side of the page.
2. Read all the instructions carefully before starting Online Application and click on Continue to Candidate Section link.
3. Select New Candidate link to start the Online Application process.
4. Fill all the five parts of online applications carefully including part 5 where you need to upload photograph, signature and thumb impression.
5. Submit error free application and retain User Name and Password for future use.
Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 08-06-2013
Closing Date for Submission of Online Application: 07-07-2013
Date of AFCAT: 25-08-2013