Indian Air Force Academy Admissions 2020:
The Indian Air Force is the leading arm of the Indian Defence Forces. The elite arm boasts of state of the art machinery and professional men who have mastered their skills and operate these machines in all kinds of conditions. The Indian Air Force Academy is located at Dundigul, Hyderabad, Telangana. The Indian Air Force Academy admissions 2020 have been notified on the official website for all interested applicants.
Candidates aiming to join Indian Air Force as Officers must appear for the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) conducted twice a year by the IAF. Selected candidates have to undergo rigorous training at the Air Force Academy Dundigul in either the flying branch or ground duty (technical and non-technical) branch.
Date of start of registration of application: 15th June 2020
Last date to submit completed application: 14th July 2020
Date of release of AFCAT admit card: After 4th September 2020
Date of AFCAT exam: 19th and 20th September 2020
- All candidates must pay an application fee of 250/-
- The application fee must be paid online through credit or debit card or other net banking options.
- The application fee is non-refundable.
- Age: The candidate must be at least 20 years of age and must not exceed 24 years for the flying branch and 26 years for the ground duty branch.
- Educational qualification:
|Flying branch||The candidate must have passed class 12th from a recognized board with at least 50% marks and Maths and Physics as compulsory subjectsThe candidate must have passed 3 year graduation with at least 60% marks Or The candidate must possess a 4 year B.E/ B.Tech with at least 60% marks Or The candidate must have passed the section A and B exam of the Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers or Aeronautical Society of India with minimum 60% marks.|
|Ground Duty Technical branch||The candidate must have passed class 12th with at least 50% and Maths and Physics as compulsory subjectsThe candidate must have completed 4 year graduation/ integrated post-graduation in Engineering/ Technology Or The candidate must have passed A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers or Aeronautical Society of India with minimum 60% marks|
|Ground Duty Non-Technical Branch Administration Education Metrology||The candidate must have passed class 12th with at least 50% marks and Maths and Physics as compulsory subjects Or The candidate must have passed A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers or Aeronautical Society of India with minimum 60% marksThe candidate must have passed class 12th and also completed post-graduation with at least 50% marks.The candidate must possess post graduate degree in Science/Maths/Computer Applications/Statistics/Geography/Applied Physics/Oceanography/Agricultural Meteorology/Ecology & Environment/Meteorology/Geophysics/ Environmental Biology with minimum 50% marks|
- The candidate must appear for an entrance exam, psychological test and medical examination.
- The final merit list is prepared on the basis of the merit secured in the AFCAT and AFSB test.
For any further details regarding Indian Air Force Academy admissions 2020 check the website at https://afcat.cdac.in/AFCAT/ .