AFCAT Notification 2016 RELEASED Download IAF AFCAT February 01/2016 Application form

Check AFCAT Notification 2016 Download IAF AFCAT February 01/2016 Notification Application form - Indian Air Force (IAF) is going to conduct AFCAT 1/2016 exam on 21 February 2016. Official notification had been released by website now. Every year, Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is conducted twice by Indian Air Force. This test is organized for the admission to course in Indian Air Force in Flying, Technical & General Duty Branches. Here you can check all the details regarding AFCAT Exam notification 01/2016 and apply for it.

AFCAT Notification 01/2016 - IAF AFCAT Feb 2016 Application form

Applications had been invited from Male and Female from Indian Citizens as per Citizenship Act 1955 for the following courses commencing in January 2017 for grant of Short Service Commission in Flying Branch and Permanent / Short Service Commission in Technical and Ground Duty Branches
Details of AFCAT Notification
 (a) No. 201/17F/SSC/M & W ( Short Service Commission for men & women)

 (a) No. 200/17T/PC/M (Permanent Commission for men)
 (b) No. 200/17T/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)

 (a) No. 200/17G/PC/M (Permanent Commission for men)
 (b) No. 200/17G/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)

Eligibility Conditions for Flying Branch:
Age: 20 to 24 years

Educational Qualifications: Graduates (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline from a recognised University who have attained minimum 60% marks in aggregate in all papers put together and have passed Maths and Physics at 10+2 level OR BE / B Tech degree (Four year course) from a recognised University with minimum 60% marks in aggregate in all papers put together.

Physical Standards
Height and Weight: Minimum height : 162.5 cms with correlated weight,
Leg Length : Min - 99 cms.
Max - 120 cms.
Thigh Length : Max - 64 cms.
Sitting Height : Min - 81.5 cms. Max - 96 cms

Eligibility Conditions for Technical Branch:
Age: 20 to 26 years

Selection process :
All applicants whose applications are submitted by due date will be called for Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) and Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) (applicable only for candidates applying for technical branch) to be conducted on 13 September 2015 (Sunday) at one of the examination centres mentioned below. Candidates will be required to login to their candidate login accounts regularly for information on AFCAT, EKT (if applicable) and AFSB testing.

About AFCAT written exam - The AFCAT will be of two hours duration and will contain multiple choice questions on verbal ability, numerical ability, reasoning, general awareness and military aptitude. Sample question papers and syllabus of AFCAT/EKT is available on IAF career website EKT would be for 45 minutes and conducted immediately after AFCAT.

Candidates who are short-listed on the basis of (AFCAT/EKT) will be called for further testing at one of the Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs) at Dehradun, Mysore, Gandhinagar, Varanasi or Kancharapara. The testing would consist of three stages as given below.
(a) Stage-I Test consisting of Intelligence Test along with other tests will be conducted on the first day. Stage-I test is a screening test and only those who qualify would undergo subsequent testing. All Stage-I qualified candidates would be subjected to document check to ascertain their eligibility for the branches applied for. Those candidates who either do not qualify in Stage I testing or do not meet the required eligibility criteria would be sent back on the first day itself.
(b) Stage-II testing consisting of Psychological test, Group Tests and Interview will be conducted on subsequent days (Five Days).
(c) For Flying Branch: CPSS (Computerised Pilot Selection System) and or PABT would be administered to eligible candidates

How to apply for AFCAT 2016 Exam

First completely read AFCAT 2016 Notification. It will be updated here after release. Then if you meet the eligibility criteria, please click on “CANDIDATE LOGIN” in the career website of IAF i.e. and follow the instructions. You are advised to note down Registration number for future correspondence.
AFCAT Application form can be filled Online at
Candidates are advised to read the notification for AFCAT 01/ 2016 and the detailed guidelines for filling up Online application as given in the website prior to commencement of filling up Online applications.
It is advisable to keep the relevant documents readily available, as details are to
be filled as per matriculation & other educational certificates. Please save your recent colour passport size photograph (size 10 to 50 KB) in the computer for uploading it with your Online application form of AFCAT. Please note that utmost care needs to be taken while filling up the Online application. In case any information is found to be incorrect then the candidature is likely to be cancelled at any stage of the selection process. Submission of more than one application will result in cancellation of candidature.
Candidates may contact AFCAT Cell on Toll free number 1800-11-2448 or Phone No 011-26160458/ 26160459 (Direct) or 011-23010231 Extn 7905 to resolve any query regarding Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) and application procedure.
Query timings 09:00hrs to 17:00hrs (Monday to Friday). E-Mail queries may be addressed to AFCATcell will be operational from 05 Dec 15 to 21 Feb 16 only.

Status: released
Click here to apply via candidate login