AFCAT 2020 Notification:
Indian Air Force has published the short notification for Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) 2019 for the courses commencing in January 2021 for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) / Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branch.
Eligible Men and Women can apply online for AFCAT 2020 through www.careerindianairforce.cdac.in OR www.afcat.cdac.in.
AFCAT 2020 Online Application will start 01 December 2019. The last date for IAF AFCAT 2020 Registration is 30 December 2019. Candidates can apply online through the official website or directly through the AFCAT 2020 Application Link given below.
AFCAT 2020 Exam Date:
There are two types of exam AFCAT 1 2020 & AFCAT 2 2020. Below candidates can see the detail of AFCAT 2020 Exam Date related information.
Scheduled for – AFCAT 1 2020 Exam Date:
|AFCAT-1 Events||Exam Dates|
|AFCAT-1 Exam Notification 2020||1st December 2019|
|Online Application form date started||1st December 2019|
|Application Form Last date for receiving||4th week of December 2019|
|Admit Card Available||No Updatation|
|AFCAT 1 2020 Exam Date||3rd week of February 2020|
|AFCAT-1 Exam Result||March 2020|
Scheduled for – AFCAT 2 2020 Exam Dates:
|AFCAT-2 Events||Exam Dates|
|AFCAT-1 Exam Notification||1st June 2020|
|Online Application form date started||1st June 2020|
|Application Form Last date for receiving||July 2020|
|Admit Card Available||Update Soon|
|AFCAT-2 2020 Exam Date||September 2020|
|AFCAT-2 Exam Result||Update Soon|
AFCAT Exam 2020 Eligibility Criteria:
For Flying Branch, the candidates must have completed a four-year graduation course in a relevant field with a minimum of 60% marks. The minimum age of the candidates must be 23 years. For Technical Branch the candidates must have completed B.E./B.Tech. in a relevant field with a minimum of 60% marks. The minimum age of the candidates should be 18 years and maximum age should be 28 years. For Ground Duty Branch the candidates must have completed graduation or post-graduation. The age limit for graduates will be between 20 – 23 years and post-graduates will be between 20 – 25 years. Read very carefully above the Eligibility Criteria for AFCAT 2020.
Those selected in the online written test will have to clear the interview round also. The selected aspirants who clear both the rounds will finally be eligible for the IAF course cum post.
Air Force Commission:
The candidates who are selected in AFCAT will be commissioned either as the ‘Short Service Commission” or “Permanent Commission” in Indian Air Force. Those candidates who are selected for SSC in Flying Branch are engaged for 14 years and those who are selected for Ground Duty and Technical Branches are engaged for 10 years which can be extended for the next 4 years depending on willingness, requirement and availability of vacancies. Those candidates who are selected for Permanent Commission would continue to serve until the age of superannuation.
The training for the selected candidates shall start in the first week of July 2020. The duration training of Flying and Technical Branches is 74 weeks and that of Ground Duty Branch is 52 weeks.
- Time Duration: AFCAT Exam duration will be 2 hours.
- Total Questions: The total number for the question will 100.
- Total Marks: Each question will 3 marks.
- Negative Marking: Each wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted.
- Mode of Exam: Candidates can give the AFCAT Exam 2020 through Online Mode.
|Name of Exam||Marks||No. of Questions||Exam Duration|
|EKT (For technical branches)||150||50||45 Minutes|
AFCAT Syllabus 2020:
Check below topics that are related to AFCAT 2020 Syllabus. The AFCAT question paper divided into 4th parts that are General Awareness and Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Numerical Ability, Military Aptitude. For more about the AFCAT Exam 2020 Syllabus candidates check the official website:
- General Awareness: History, Basic Sciences, Geography, Sports, Defence, Culture, Current Affairs, Environment, Civics, Politics, Art, etc.
- Numerical Ability: Decimal Fraction, Average, Ratio & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Simple Interest, Percentage, Simplification.
- Verbal Ability in English: Comprehension, Sentence Completion, Synonyms, Testing of Vocabulary, Antonyms, Error Detection, etc.
- Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test section: Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability
AFCAT GK Course 2020
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