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AFCAT 1 Notification 2017 SSC/PC/GD Online Application Jan 2018 Course

AFCAT 1 Notification

AFCAT 1 NotificationAFCAT 1 Online Registration has started, Do it Right Now! Air Force Common Admission Test has released AFCAT 1 Notification for those interested applicants who want to grab Defence Jobs in India. Participants may fill online application form and apply for Commissioned Officers positions in various branches such as Flying, Ground Duty (GD) (Technical) and Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch by going through below specified instructions before the closing date. The commission is going to start these recruitments for AFCAT 1 Course that is Short Service Commission (SSC) and Permanent Commission (PC) for Jan 2018 batch onwards. Commission generally conducted these examinations two times in a year and select suitable aspirants. Participants may gather detailed information about AFCAT 1 Notification 2017 by going through this page.

Information You Can Avail From This Page:

Post & Branch Name Qualification Required
Age Limit & Physical Standard Details AFCAT Selection Process
Step followed while Filling Online Application Form Dates to be Remember

The aspirants who had fulfill AFCAT 1 Eligibility Criteria and filled online application form may appear for AFCAT 1 Exam which is going to be held on 26th February 2017. The last to fill AFCAT Online Application Form is 29th December 2016. Here we are providing you all significant information regarding AFCAT 1 Application Form, Notification, Qualification required, Age limit, physical standards and many more that is framed below in this web page by the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

AFCAT 1 Notification

Courses Name:

  • Short Service Commission (SSC)
  • Permanent Commission (PC)

Post & Branches Name:

Post Name Branches Name Course Number



Commissioned Officers

Flying Branch No. 201/17F/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for Men & Women)
Ground Duty (Technical) Branch No. 200/17T/PC/M (Permanent Commission for Men)
No. 200/17T/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for Men & Women)
Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch No. 200/17G/PC/M (Permanent Commission for Men)
No. 200/17G/SSC/M (Short Service Commission for Men & Women)

Check Out: AFCAT 2017 Application Form

Qualification Details:

Branch Name Disciplines Essential Qualification
Flying Branch Graduates (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline who have attained 60% marks or equivalent
Ground Duty (Technical) Branch Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics) Candidates with minimum 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four year degree graduation/ integrated post-graduation qualification in Engineering/ Technology
Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical)
Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch Administration Graduate Degree (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline with 60% marks or equivalent
Accounts B. Com. Degree from recognized university with 60% marks or equivalent
Education MBA / MCA or MA / M Sc degree in English / Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Statistics / International relations / International studies / Defence studies / Psychology / Computer Science / IT /Management / Mass with 50% marks or equivalent

Age Limit:

The age of applying candidates must be as predetermined by the organization. Branch wise age limitation is furnished below-

  • For Flying Branch – 20 to 24 Years
  • For Ground Duty Technical & Nontechnical Branch – 20-26 Years

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Physical Standards:

The physical appearance of all aspirants who are going to apply against AFCAT 1 Notification must be in below specified standards-

For Flying Branch-

  • Min Height: 162.5 cms with correlated weight
  • Min Vision: 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in other

For Ground Duty Technical & Nontechnical Branch-

  • Min Height: 157.5 cms with correlated weight, women– 152 cms

Remuneration Details:

Applicants appointed on these posts will be granted an attractive amount as a salary which is tailored below as branch wise-

  • For Flying Branch – Rs. 82,050/-
  • For Ground Duty (Technical) Branch – Rs. 71,550/-
  • For Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch – Rs. 68,550/-

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Selection Procedure:

For Ground Duty Technical & Nontechnical Branch-

Candidates who have submitted their online application form will be called for AFCAT and Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) i.e. Written Test. It is compulsory for the candidates applying for ground duty (technical) branch to pass both AFCAT & EKT. After that shortlisted candidates will be called for SSB interview which consist of interview process for consecutive five days viz. Psychological, Group Tests and Interview.

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For Flying Branch Candidates:

For Flying Branch Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS) would be administered to eligible candidates. And it is mandatory for candidates who are opting Flying Branch to pass (CPSS)/PABT in an earlier attempt, otherwise they will be suspended and not be eligible to apply.

AFCAT Exam Pattern:

Sections/ Subjects Paper Type Total Questions Total Marks Duration
General Awareness, Verbal Ability, Numerical Ability, Reasoning, Aptitude Test Objective Type 100 300 2 Hours

How to Apply AFCAT 1 Online Application Form:

  • Firstly applicants are required to visit official website that iscareerairforce.nic.in.
  • Then on the home page you have to move your cursor to “What’s New” section which is given at the right side of the page.
  • From that section you have to hit the link “Advertisement AFCAT01/2017” and then complete advertisement will appear in front of you in PDF form.
  • Read that advertisement carefully.
  • After that you have to hit apply online link, then application form will appear on your screen.
  • Now you have to fill required details in the application form then upload relevant documents and certificates in the application form.
  • After that re-check it once and then press “Submit” and make final submission of application form.
  • At last you have to take the print out of application form keep it with you for future reference.

Check Here: Process to Fill Online Application Form

Important Date:

  • Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form – 29th December, 2016
  • Date of AFCAT Examination – 26th February, 2017


Contenders, you may get other details about AFCAT 1 Notification from the official link furnished on this page. Candidates need to stay connected with us to acquire latest updates on AFCAT 1 Notification 2017.

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