AFCAT 2018 Notification – Apply Online for Commissioned Officer Posts: Indian Air Force has given an employment notification for the recruitment Commissioned Officer vacancies for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying & Permanent Commission (PC)/ Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical) and Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches through Air Force Common Admission Online Test (AFCAT) – 01/ 2018: Courses Commencing in July 2019. Eligible Indian Citizen candidates may apply online from 16-12-2017 (Extended to 19-12-2017 at 06:00 pm) to 14-01-2018 (Extended to 23-01-2018). Other details like age, educational qualification, selection process & how to apply are given below….
AFCAT Vacancy Details:
Name of the Post: Commissioned Officer
Name of the Entry & Branch:
1. AFCAT Entry:
b. Ground Duty (Technical)
c. Ground Duty (Non Technical)
2. NCC Special Entry -Flying
3. Meteorology Branch-Ground Duty (Non Technical)
Age Limit: Candidates age should be between 20-24 years (i.e born between 02-01-1995 to 01-01-1999, both dates inclusive) for Flying branch, 20-26 years (i.e born between 02-01-1993 to 01-01-1999, both dates inclusive) for Ground Duty (Technical/ Non Technical) as on 01-01-2019.
Educational Qualification: Candidates should have minimum of 60% marks each in Maths & Physics at 10+2 level, Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or BE/B Tech from a recognized university with minimum 60% marks or equivalent, Cleared Section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institute Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent (Final Year students are also eligible to apply) for Flying branches, PG Degree in any science stream/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Geography/ Computer Applications/ Environmental Science/ Applied Physics/ Oceanography/ Agricultural Meteorology/ Ecology & Environment/ Geo-physics/ Environmental Biology with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (provided Maths & Physics were studied at Graduation level with minimum of 55% marks in both) for Ground Duty (Meteorology branch).
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on written test & medical exam.
Examination Fee: Candidates should pay Rs. 250/- for AFCAT entry candidates. No fee for Meteorology entry and NCC Special entry candidates.
How to Apply: Eligible candidates may apply online through the website www.careerairforce.nic.in or https://afcat.cdac.in from 16-12-2017 (Extended to 19-12-2017 at 06:00 pm) to 14-01-2018 (Extended to 23-01-2018).
Instructions to Apply Online:
1. Before Applying, candidates should have valid email Id & password.
2. Log on to the website https://afcat.cdac.in
3. Go to News & click on “Click Here to View / Download AFCAT Notification”.
4. Read all the notification & click on “Candidate Login”.
5. Fill all the details & submit the form.
6. Take a printout of online application form for future use.
Starting Date to Apply Online: 16-12-2017 (Extended to 19-12-2017 at 06:00 pm)
Last Date to Apply Online: 14-01-2018 (Extended to 23-01-2018)