Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT

Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT

Indian Air Force has been published the official notification for the Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT. Other details like Post name,total post, age limit, pay scale, job location, education qualification, selection process, applicator fee, how to apply. INVITES INDIAN CITIZENS (MALE AND WOMEN) TO BE A PART OF THE INDIAN AIR FORCE AS COMMISSIONED OFFICERS IN FLYING AND GROUND DUTY (TECHNICAL AND NON-TECHNICAL) BRANCHES. REGISTRATION FOR ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN ON 16 JUN 18 AND CLOSE ON 15 JUL 18 THROUGH OR

Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT
Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT

Official Website:-

Post Name:-

(A) AFCAT Entry:-

  • Branch Name:- 
  • Flying:- SSC-42
  • Ground Duty (Technical):-  AE(L): PC-22, SSC-30 || AE(M): PC-10, SSC-14
  • Ground Duty(Non-Technical):- 

Admin: PC-8 SSC-12
Logistics: PC-1, SSC-4
Accounts: PC-3, SSC-5
Education:PC-3, SSC-4

(B)NCC Special Entry

  • Branch Name:-
  • Flying:- 10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for Flying branch

(C) Meteorology Branch

  • Branch Name:-
  • Ground Duty (Non-Technical):- PC-10 || SSC-14

Age Limit:- 

  1. Flying Branch:- 20 to 24 years as on 01 Jul 2019 i.e. born between 02 July 1995 to 01 July 1999 (both dates inclusive). Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relax able up to 26 years i.e. born between 02 July 1993 to 01 July 1999 (both dates inclusive).
  2. Ground Duty (Technical/Non-Technical) Branches):- 20 to 26 years as on 01 July 2019 i.e. born between 02 July 1993 to 01 July 1999 (both dates inclusive).

Pay Scale:- Rs. 56100 – 110700

Job Location:- All India

Education Qualification:- Details on physical/medical standards, educational qualifications and selection procedure are available in detailed notification on the website.

Selection Process:- Physical/Medical/DV, SSB etc


  1. General Awareness – History, Sports, Geography, Environment, Civics, Basic Science, Defence, Art, Culture, Current Affairs, Politics etc.
  2. Verbal Ability in English – Comprehension, Error Detection, Sentence Completion, Synonyms, Antonyms and Testing of Vocabulary.
  3. Numerical Ability – Decimal Fraction, Simplification, Average, Profit & loss, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion and Simple interest.
  4. Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test – Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability.

Physical Conditioning:- You are advised to be physically fit when you report for SSB in order to be able to undergo the tests at AFSB. You should aim to achieve an ability to run 01 mile (1.6 kms) in 10 mins, do 10 push ups and 03 chin ups. Prospective candidates are also advised to keep themselves in good physical condition to adapt to physical training at AFA which encompasses running, swimming, rope climbing and other forms of physical training/ conditioning in which they would undergo mandatory tests during training.(Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 )

Training:- Training will commence in the first week of July 2019 for all courses at Air Force Academy Dundigal (Hyderabad). The duration of training for Flying and Ground Duty (Technical) Branches is 74 weeks and that of Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branches is 52 weeks at Air Force Training Establishments. PAN Card and account in SBI/ Nationalised Bank is mandatory at the time of joining Air Force Academy. Aadhaar Card is mandatory for registration.(Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018 For AFCAT)

Application Fee:- Online testing will be conducted for AFCAT entry at various centers. Candidates registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee. However, candidates registering for Meteorology entry and NCC Special entry are not required to pay.(Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018)

How To Apply:- Online applications are invited for the courses commencing in Jul 2019 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) Branches. Online applications are also invited for NCC Special Entry Scheme (For grant of PC/SSC in Flying Branch) and Meteorology Branch.(Indian Air Force Recruitment 2018)

Query:- For queries related to Conduct of online examination, registration process and admit cards contact 020-25503105 or 020-25503106 or E-Mail [email protected]. For queries regarding eligibility, allotment of AFSB centers, date of AFSB interview, merit list and Joining Instructions contact 011-23010231 Ext 7610 or Toll free number 1800-11-2448.

Important Dates:-

  • Starting Date Of Online Application:- 16/June/2018 
  • Last Date Of Online Application:- 15/July/2018

Official Notification:- Click Here

Apply Online:- Click Here