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AFCAT 01/2023: Notification, Online Form, Eligibility, Vacancy Details, Exam Pattern, Etc.

Indian Air Force has released the latest notification for the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) for the recruitment of commissioned officers in various branches including the Flying, Technical, Weapon Systems, Administration, Logistics, Accounts, Education, and Meteorology. Air Force CAT Exam is also conducted for the NCC Special Entry for Flying Branch. Eligible Indian Male and Female candidates can apply online for the Air Force AFCAT 2023 Exam from the website afcat.cdac.in starting from December 1, 2022. All the details related to AFCAT 01/2023 are given below

Air Force CAT 01/2023 Notification and Online Form

AFCAT 01/2023: Notification, Online Form, Eligibility, Vacancy Details, Exam Pattern, Etc.
AFCAT 01/2023: Notification, Online Form, Eligibility, Vacancy Details, Exam Pattern, Etc.

Air Force CAT (1) 2023 Overview

Recruitment OrganizationIndian Air Force (IAF)
Post NameCommissioned Officers
Advt No.AFCAT 01/2023
VacanciesAround 300
Salary/ Pay ScaleRs. 56100-177500 (Level 10 in 7th CPC Pay Matrix)
Job LocationAll India
Last Date to ApplyDecember 31, 2022
Mode of ApplyOnline
CategoryAir Force Recruitment 2022
Official Websiteafcat.cdac.in

Application Fees

  • All Candidates₹ 250/-
  • Payment ModeOnline

Important Dates for AFCAT 2023

EventDate
Apply StartDecember 1, 2022
Last Date to ApplyDecember 30, 2022
Exam DateNotify Later

Post Details, Eligibility & Qualification

Age Limit:

The age limit for AFCAT 01/2023 is 20-24 Years for Flying Branch and 20-26 Years for the Technical and Non-Technical Branches. The crucial date for the calculation of the age is 1.1.2024. The age Relaxation will be given as per the Rules of the Government.

Total Vacancy: Around 300

Post NameQualification
Flying Branch12th with 50% Marks each in Physics and Maths + Graduation (with 60% marks)
Ground Duty (Technical)12th with 50% Marks each in Physics and Maths + B.Tech (with 60% marks)
Ground Duty (Non-Technical)Graduate (with 60% marks)

AFCAT Selection Process\

The Selection Process of AFCAT Recruitment includes the following Stages:

  • Written Exam
  • Air Force Selection Board (AFSB)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

AFCAT Exam Pattern

It is compulsory for the candidates opting for the Ground Duty (Technical) branch to appear in both exams of AFCAT as well Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT).

ExamSubjectTimeQuestions/ Marks
AFCATGK, English, Math, Reasoning, Military Aptitude2 Hours100/ 300
EKTMechanical, Computer, Electrical, Electronics45 Mins50/ 150
  • English: Comprehension, Error Detection, Sentence Completion/ Filling in of correct words, Synonyms, Antonyms, and Testing of Vocabulary, Idioms, and Phrases.
  • General Awareness: History, Geography, Civics, Politics, Current Affairs, Environment, Basic Science, Defence, Art, Culture, Sports, etc.
  • Numerical Ability: Decimal Fraction, Time and Work, Average, Profit & Loss, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, and Simple Interest, Time & Distance (Trains/Boats & Streams).
  • Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test: Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability

How to Apply for AFCAT Exam

Follow these steps to apply for the Air Force AFCAT Examination 2023

  • Check the eligibility from the AFCAT Notification 1/2023
  • Click on the Apply Online Link given below or visit the website afcat.cdac.in
  • Fill out the application form
  • Upload the required documents
  • Pay Fees
  • Print the Application Form

Important Links

Indian Army TGC 137 Recruitment 2022 Notification 

Indian Army MTS Recruitment 2022 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How to apply for AFCAT Exam 2023?

Apply Online from the website afcat.cdac.in

What is the last date to apply for Air Force CAT Recruitment2023 ?

December 30, 2022.

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