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Latest Air Force Recruitment 2021 Notification Released | Check Eligibility

Latest Air Force Recruitment 2021 Notification Released | Check Eligibility
Name of post : Air Force Recruitment 2021
Qualification : 10+2 / Graduate
Vacancy : 235
Last Date : 2021-01-30
Job Location : India

Indian Air Force (IAF) has recently released an Air Force Recruitment 2021 notification for Group X (Technical) and Group Y (Non-Technical) job aspirants, offering a great career opportunity for Engineering and Other Graduated candidates in Group X (Technical) and Group Y (Non-Technical) job vacancies. Along with Air Force Recruitment 2021 notification, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has also released an application form for the 2021 AFCAT examination for Flying and Ground Duty branch vacancies.

Indian Air Force (IAF) is inviting eligible and unmarried male and female candidates from India and Nepal to apply online for these Posts. Qualified Applicants will either be hired on Permanent Commission (PC) or Short Service Commission (SSC). Air Force Recruitment 2021 online application process will start from 1st December 2020 to 30th December 2020 and an online test of AFCAT 2021 will be conducted on February 20 and 21, 2021.

Air Force Recruitment 2021 Vacancy Details

Exam Name: Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)

Department: Indian Air Force (IAF)

Job Location: All Across India

Total No of Vacancies: 235

No of Vacancies in Flying Branch: 69

No of Vacancies in Ground Duty (Technical) Branch: 96

No of Vacancies in Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch: 70

No of Vacancies in National Cadet Corps (NCC) Special Entry: Total 10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC in Flying Branch.

Air Force Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Please check your eligibility criteria down below before applying online for Air Force Recruitment 2021, including educational qualifications, age limits, and more.

Educational Qualifications

Flying Branch

Graduated in any Discipline With Minimum 60% Marks in Aggregate From a Recognised University in India.

Must Have Passed 10+2 Level or Equivalent with Mathematics and Physics Scoring Minimum 50% Marks in Aggregate.

Or

Minimum 60% Marks in B.E / B.Tech Degree, Or, Aspirants who have cleared Section A & B examination of Aeronautical Society of India or Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) with an aggregate of at least 60% marks or equivalent from a recognized University in India or Abroad.

NCC Special Entry (Flying Branch)

Must have acquired an NCC Air Wing Senior Division ‘C’ certificate after 1st Dec 2017.

Should have cleared 10+2 level in Physics and Maths.

Graduation with a minimum of three years degree course in any discipline with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

Or

Candidate must have acquired a B.E. / B.Tech Degree with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent from a recognized University.

Meteorology - Post Graduate Degree in any Science stream.

Ground Duty (Technical Branch)

For Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical)

Must have passed 10+2 level with Physics and Mathematics scoring at least 50% marks.

Post-Graduation Degree in Engineering/Technology.

Or

Should have cleared sections A & B examination of Aeronautical Society of India or Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) scoring at least 60% marks or equivalent in relevant disciplines specified by IAF.

For {AE(L)} Aeronautical Engineer(Electronics)

Must have passed 10+2 level with Physics and Mathematics scoring at least 50% marks.

Post-Graduation Degree in Engineering/Technology.

Or

Should have cleared sections A & B examination of Aeronautical Society of India or Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) scoring at least 60% marks or equivalent in relevant disciplines specified by IAF.

Ground Duty (Non-Technical Branches)

Logistics and Administration

Must have cleared 10+2 level

Graduate Degree with 60% marks or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university in India and Abroad.

or

Should have cleared sections A & B examination of Aeronautical Society of India or Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) scoring at least 60% marks or equivalent from a recognized university.

Accounts

Must have acquired a B.Com degree with at least 60% marks or equivalent from a recognized university.

Age Limit

Age Limits as on 01 January 2022:-

Flying Branch: 20 to 24 years, born between 02 January 1998 to 01 January 2002 (both dates inclusive)

Ground Duty (Technical/Non-technical) Branches: 20 to 26 years, born between 02 January 1996 to 01 January 2002 (both dates inclusive)

Important Note:- Applicants below the age of 25 years will only be eligible to apply for Air Force Recruitment 2021 if they are unmarried. Also, Widows/ Widowers and divorcees (with or without encumbrances) below 25 years of age are not eligible.

Air Force Recruitment 2021 Salary

The salary of the selected candidates shall range from Rs. 56400 to 178300 at Pay Level - 10.

Application Fee

Interested aspirants can pay the application via online payment mode.

Application Fee for NCC Special Entry

NIL/-

Others

Rs. 250/- (Non-Refundable)

Air Force Recruitment Selection Process

The Selection of the candidates will run in three following phases:-

Phase 1: Online Test

Phase 2: Verification Of Documents, Physical Fitness Test (PFT), Adaptability Test-1, Adaptability Test-2

Phase 3: Medical Examination

Syllabus

General Awareness

History

Geography

Civics

Politics

Current Affairs

Environment

Basic Science

Defence

Art

Culture

Sports

and more...

Numerical Ability

Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test

Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability.

Decimal Fraction

Time & Work

Average

Profit & Loss

Percentage

Ratio & Proportion and Simple Interest

Time & Distance (Trains/Boats & Streams)

English

Comprehension

Error Detection

Sentence Completion/ Filling in of correct word, Antonyms, Synonyms, and Testing of Vocabulary, Phrases, and Idioms.

How to Apply For Air Force Recruitment 2021

After Checking your eligibility from above, interested aspirants can apply online for Air Force Recruitment 2021 by visiting the IAF Official Website "afcat.cdac.in" or "careerindianairforce.cdac.in" from 01 December 2020 to 11 January 2021.

Visit the Official Website "afcat.cdac.in" and Sign In

If Not Registered, Register to the Official Website.

After that, the applicant will receive a password in his/her registered email id along with your username ID.

Once Registered, sign-in with the registered email id and system-generated password.

Reset Your Password and Log Out

Log-in again with the registered email id and new password.

Selection of Examination You Want to Appear For

Also, the Read Instructions carefully provided on the Official Website.

After Understanding the instructions, proceed to the next stage.

Select the "APPLICATION FORM FILLING”

Fill the Application Form Carefully and Submit all the Required Documents via Scanned Copy.

Make the online payment of your application fee(if applicable)

Check your “PAYMENT STATUS” to view whether payment is successful.

If you see a Registration Number on the portal after making the payment, your payment is successful.

Note:- Candidates must remember their login ID and password for future use during the examination process.

Air Force Recruitment Important Details 2021

Online Application Start

1st December 2020

Last Date to Apply Online

30th December 2020

Admit Card Release Date

5th February 2021

Exam Date

20th and 21st February 2021

Official Website

afcat.cdac.in

Exam Pattern

Check out the latest exam pattern for Air Force Recruitment 2021.

AFCAT Exam

Total No Of Marks: 300

Total No Of Questions: 100

Time Duration: 2 Hours

Topics: Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning, General Awareness and Military Aptitude Test

AFCAT Exam For Candidates Who Opted for Technical Branch (EKT)

Total No Of Marks: 150

Total No Of Questions: 50

Time Duration: 45 Minutes

Topics: Electronics & Electrical, Mechanical, and Computer Science

Official Website Link

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