Indian Air Force (IAF) invited applications for AFCAT 01/2019 and NCC Special Entry to join as Commissioned Officers (PC and SSC) in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non Technical) Branches. All eligible Male and Female Indian Citizens can apply online for the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) and NCC Entry Vacancies through the website careerindianairforce.cdac.in or afcat.cdac.in. IAF AFCAT 01/2019 and NCC Special Entry Flying Officer Vacancies 2019-2020 latest information like online application form, vacancy details, eligibility, selection procedure, notification etc is given below.
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AFCAT and NCC Special Entry Vacancy 2019-2020
Pay Scale (Salary) – Rs 56100-110700 (As per 7th CPC Defence Pay Matrix level 10) plus other allowances
Branch-wise Vacancy Details
Flying – 25 Vacancies
Ground Duty (Technical) – AE(L): 56 Vacancies and AE(M): 24 Vacancies
Ground Duty (Non-Technical) – Admin: 26 Vacancies, Logistics: 14 Vacancies, Accounts: 18 Vacancies, Education: No vacancy
NCC Special Entry (Flying) – 10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC
Meteorology Branch (MET Entry) – No vacancy
See also – Indian Army NCC Special Entry Course 2019 Online Apply
Age Limit (As on 01.01.2020)
Flying Branch (AFCAT and NCC Entry) – 20 to 24 years i.e. candidate should be born between 02 Jan 1996 and 01 Jan 2000 (both days inclusive)
Ground Duty (Technical and Non Technical) Branch – 20 to 26 years i.e. candidate should be born between 02 Jan 1994 and 01 Jan 2000 (both days inclusive)
Flying Branch – Graduate Degree (Three year course) in any discipline with minimum 60% Marks and 60% Marks each in Maths & Physics at 10+2 level. OR BE/ B Tech Degree (Four years course) with minimum of 60% marks.
Ground Duty (Technical) Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics/Mechanical) – Passed 10+2 with minimum 60% Marks each in Physics & Mathematics and a minimum of 04 years Degree Graduation/ Integrated Post-Graduation qualification in Engineering/ Technology.
Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch
Administration and Logistics – Graduate Degree in any discipline with 60% Marks or equivalent qualification.
Accounts – B.Com Degree with minimum 60% Marks or equivalent qualification.
Education – MBA/ MCA or MA/ M.Sc Degree in English/ Physics/ Mathematics/ Chemistry/ Statistics/ International relations/ International studies/ Defence studies/ Psychology/ Computer Science/ IT/ Management/ Mass Communication/ Journalism/ Public Relation with 50% Marks in aggregate and 60% Marks in Graduation.
NCC Special Entry (Flying Branch) – Graduate Degree (Three year course) in any discipline with minimum 60% Marks and 60% Marks each in Maths & Physics at 10+2 level. OR BE/ B Tech Degree (Four years course) with minimum of 60% marks. Candidate should have acquired NCC Air Wing Senior Division ‘C’ certificate on or after 15 Dec 2015.
Meteorology Entry (Ground Duty Non-Tech) – Post Graduate Degree in any Science stream/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Geography/ Computer Applications/ Environmental Science/ Applied Physics/ Oceanography/ Meteorology/ Agricultural Meteorology/ Ecology & Environment/ Geo-physics/ Environmental Biology with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (Studied Maths and Physics at Graduation level with a minimum 55% marks in each).
Selection and Recruitment Procedure
After the application submission process candidates will be called for AFCAT and Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) on 16 and 17 February 2019 at one of the examination centres. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of AFCAT/EKT will be called for Stage-1, Stage-2 & Flying Branch tests at one of the Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs) at Dehradun, Mysuru, Gandhinagar or Varanasi. Thereafter, Medical examination will be conducted at AFCME, New Delhi or IAM Bengaluru. Candidates who qualify in all respects will be shortlisted by the final merit list depending upon available vacancies under branches/ sub-branches.
AFCAT Examination Centres
Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Alwar, Aligarh, Allahabad, Ambala, Amritsar, Bareilly, Behrampur (Odisha), Belagvi, Bengaluru, Bhagalpur, Bhilai, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bhuj, Bikaner, Bihar Sharif, Chandigarh, Chhapra, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi and NCR, Dhanbad, Diu, Durgapur, Faridabad, Ganganagar, Gaya, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Greater Noida, Guntur, Gurugram, Guwahati, Gwalior, Haldwani, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Itanagar, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Jalpaigudi, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Jhansi, Jodhpur, Jorhat, Kakinada, Kannur, Kanpur, Kochi, Kohima, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Kota, Kurukshetra, Leh, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Mangalore, Meerut, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, Nasik, Nizamabad, Noida, Pathankot, Patna, Port Blair, Puducherry, Pune, Rajkot, Ranchi, Rourkee, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Silchar, Solapur, Sonipat, Srinagar, Thane, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Tinsukia, Tirunelveli, Tirupati, Udaipur, Ujjain, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vellore, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and Warangal
Examination fee – Rs 250/- (applicable only for AFCAT Entry)
Online Application form and Notification
Eligible and desirous candidates may apply online for Indian Air Force AFCAT and NCC Special Entry Officer Vacancies 2019-2020 through the website careerindianairforce.cdac.in or afcat.cdac.in from 01 December to 30 December 2018. Before filling online form, keep ready relevant documents details and scanned image of passport size colour photograph, signature and thumb impression (each 10 kb – 50 kb in jpeg format) for submitting with the online application. In the registration process you have to note down the system generated Registration number for future correspondence. It’s required to read the advertisement carefully and follow all the instructions given for submitting online application form.
Commencement of registration of online form – 01 December 2018
Last date of registration of online form – 30 December 2018
Examination date – 16 and 17 February 2019
For more details about Indian Air Force AFCAT 01/2019 and NCC Special Entry Course Jan 2020 download official recruitment notification. You can download Indian Air Force AFCAT and EKT syllabus, previous year question paper for all series with answers, sample questions etc as provided by Career Air Force from the links below.
AFCAT 01/2019 Official Notification
AFCAT and EKT Syllabus/ Scheme
Model Question Papers with Answer key
Register and Submit Online Application
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