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Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)

As an Officer, a warrior, in the Air Force, you’re tasked with upholding the constitution and protecting India’s freedom. The responsibility is enormous, but its not only about work its also about living well.

BATRA DEFENCE ACADEMY PVT LTD provides best overall thorough preparation for The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)

Best AFCAT coaching in Prayagraj

Best AFCAT coaching in Prayagraj is offered by Batra Defence Academy, has consistently been the 360-degree benchmarks setter in the past years and with our innovative approaches and consistent efforts, we will continue to define the future of quality education.

Eligibility Details

Educational Qualification

Flying branch :-

  • Passed with a minimum of 50% marks each in Maths and Physics at Class 12th. Graduation(minimum 3-year degree) in any discipline from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent
  • OR
  • Qualified Aeronautical Society of India or section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers from a recognised University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.
  • OR
  • BE/B Tech degree from a recognised University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

Ground Duty (Technical) Branch :-

  • Passed with minimum 50% marks in both Physics and Maths at Class 12th.
    Graduation/Post Graduation in Engineering/ Technology from recognized University
  • OR
  • Qualified in Sections A and B examination of Aeronautical Society of India or Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Graduate membership examination of the Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers with a minimum or equivalent of 60% marks

Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branches :-

  • Passed Higher Secondary Examination.
    Bachelors Degree with 60% marks in any discipline from a recognised university.
  • OR
  • Aeronautical Society of India or section A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

Meteorology :-

  • Passed Higher Secondary Examination.
  • Post Graduate Degree in any Environmental Science/ Applied Physics/ Oceanography/ Meteorology/ Agricultural Meteorology/ Ecology/Science stream/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Geography/ Computer Applications & Environment/ Geo-physics/ Environmental Biology with the minimum of 50% marks in all papers.

Age Limit

Post Age Limit
Ground Duty (Non-Technical and Technical) Branch 20 - 26 years for the Unreserved category.
Flying Branch
  • Candidates should be between 20 and 24 years.
  • Candidates having a Commercial Pilot License is relaxed up to 26 years as its upper age limit.

Marital Status

The candidates below the age of 25 years must be unmarried at the time of commencement of the training. Widows/Widowers and divorcees below 25 aren’t eligible. A candidate who marries during the training will be expelled from the service and will be liable to refund all the expenditure incurred on him by the government. Married candidates above 25 years of age are eligible to apply but they will not be provided married accommodation and they will not be allowed to live with their family outside the campus during the training period.

Physical Standards

Candidates should be physically and medically fit to carry out their responsibilities and duties properly.

Physical Conditions
  • 25 meter Swimming
  • 4km Running in 15 minutes
  • Skipping
  • One set of Push-ups and sit-ups, 20 in each set
  • 08 Chin-ups
  • 3-4 meters of Rope Climbing
Physical Fitness

Candidates must ensure that they are physically fit before reporting for SSB interview in order to undergo various tests at Air Force Selection Board. The candidates must have the ability to run 1.6 km and do 10 push-ups and 3 chin-ups at the time of reporting.


Here we have mentioned the minimum height criteria for males and females.

Branch Minimum Height of Female Minimum Height male
Ground Duty Branch 152 Cms 157.5 Cms
Flying Branch Minimum Height of Female 162.5 Cms

Exam Syllabus

  • General Awareness
    1. History
    2. Geography
    3. Art and Culture
    4. Politics
    5. Environment
    6. Basic Science
    7. Environment
    8. Civics
    9. Current Affairs
    10. Sports
  • English
    1. Testing of Vocabulary
    2. Sentence Completion
    3. Tenses
    4. Basic Grammar
    5. Comprehension
    6. Fill in the blanks by choosing the appropriate word
    7. Error Detection
    8. Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Numerical Ability
    1. Decimal and Fraction
    2. Simple Interest & Compound Interest
    3. Time & Distance (Trains/Boats & Streams)
    4. Percentage
    5. Ratio & Proportion
    6. Time and Work
    7. Average
    8. Profit & Loss
  • Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test
    1. Sequencing
    2. Venn Diagram
    3. Pattern Completion
    4. Missing Figures
    5. Figure Classification
    6. Spotting the Embedded Figures
    7. Sequencing
    8. Coding and Decoding
    9. Blood Relation
    10. Dot Situation Analysis
    11. Analogy

Exam Pattern

The AFCAT exam consists of General Aptitude, General Awareness (GK), Verbal Ability, Reasoning and Military Aptitude. Candidates can check the Exam Pattern of AFCAT in below.

  • All registered candidates must appear for the AFCAT online test.
  • The EKT is conducted for the applicants with one of the choices as Technical Branch, comprises questions from Computer Science, Mechanical and Electronics and Electrical.
  • The test comprises questions from Numerical Ability and Reasoning, and Military Aptitude Test General Awareness and Verbal Ability in English.
  • The maximum mark allotted to the AFCAT examination is 300.
Particulars AFCAT EKT (Only for tech condidates)
Mode of Exam Online Online
No. of Questions 100 50
Maximum Marks 300 150
Duration of Exam 2 hours (120 minutes) 45 minutes
Sections in Paper General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test Mechanical, Computer Science and Electrical & Electronics
Negative Marking 1 mark was deducted for each incorrect/wrong answer 1 mark was deducted for each incorrect/wrong answer
Note :
For all the candidates of the AFCAT, it is mandatory to appear in the written test. Also, the candidates who have applied for the technical posts need to appear in the Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT).

AFCAT Selection Procedure

The online exam is conducted by the Indian Air Force. The selection process of AFCAT Exam comprises the following stages:

Phase-I (AFCAT Written Exam):

AFCAT Written Exam is the only criteria for clearing first stage for the Non-Technical candidates; while AFCAT+ EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test) for the Technical candidates

Phase-II (AFCAT AFSB Interview):

Those who will clear the AFCAT Written Test cutoff are eligible to appear for an AFSB interview.

Phase-III (AFCAT Medical Test):

The selected candidates will be allowed to proceed for medical tests.


The pay scale varies from one post to another depending upon the Grade of the particular post but it generally ranges between: INR 56,100/- – 1,10,700/- (MSP INR15,500/-)

Note :
AFCAT is a gateway for both males and females who wish to pursue a career with the Indian Air Force in the Ground Duty or Flying Branch. It is conducted twice a year and provides a good salary and other added benefits from the Government of India. It is conducted in two phases comprising of a Written Test, Interview Round and Medical Tests. They must check the IAF website for updates regarding the exam.

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