AFCAT 2017 Selection Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus

By | June 1, 2017

AFCAT 2017 Exam Pattern, IAF AFCAT 2017 Syllabus, AFCAT Selection Process

AFCAT 2 2017 exam is scheduled to be conducted in August 2017 for which applications are being accepted now. Check AFCAT 2 2017 Notification

Here, we will discuss AFCAT Selection process, Written Exam syllabus and paper pattern in detail

AFCAT Selection Process and Exam Pattern

AFCAT Syllabus

IAF AFCAT 2015 syllabus

AFCAT 2017 Selection Process and Examination Pattern

IAF conducts a written examination as the first phase for the selection of Officers through AFCAT exam. The selection is done in three phases including

  1. Stage-I: Written Examination
  2. Stage-II: Document verification
  3. Stage-III: Interview


Stage-I: Entrance Test

The detailed exam pattern is as below

  • Test nature: Written
  • Total Duration: 2 hours
  • Questions type: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Total no. of Questions: 100
  • Total marks: 300 (each question worth 3 marks)
  • Negative marking: 1 mark for every wrong answer
  • Subjects if Written test
    1. Verbal Ability
    2. Numerical ability
    3. Reasoning
    4. General Awareness
    5. Military Aptitude

Stage-II

Only candidates, who clear the stage-I, will be promoted to stage-II where document verification will be done to ensure the eligibility of candidates.

Stage-III

Stage-III of the AFCAT selection process involves Psychological Test, Group Test and Interview conducted by the Staff Selection Board (SSC).

Pilot Aptitude Battery Test (PABT)

PABT test will be conducted only for Flying branch applicants.

Also check, AFCAT Sample & Previous Question Papers

AFCAT 2017 Syllabus


AFCAT written examination will include questions from the following subjects and topics

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

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14 thoughts on “AFCAT 2017 Selection Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  1. Sakshi

    Sir, I am a student of final year engineering. Is it necessary to fulfil 60% criteria of 12th std?

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    1. admin Post author

      Yes for Flying and Ground duty Technical branches

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  2. anshuman singh

    sir mera inter me 56% h kya mai aifct form ko fill karne able hu

    Reply
  3. saradhi

    Sir im b.com commerce student ,khya mai afcat ko apply karna able hu

    Reply
  4. nimi sharma

    Sir I have completed engineering diploma. Am I eligible for this?

    Reply
  5. Chintan

    Agar hmne ekt or afcat dono exam diye hai aur afcat clear ho gai or ekt nhi hoyi to kya hum second round mai eligible ho skte hai ???

    Reply
  6. lokendra singh

    Sir only science students are eligible to give this exam and not arts students?

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  7. Kanchi

    Hlw….I am UPSC asspirent and study in 2nd year but in B.A …..I have Sci.mathematics in 12th ….can I apply for AFCAT……IF yes than how……thank u

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  8. Gaurav Joshi

    Sir, I can’t pass my 12 class (pcm), i cleared it in second attempt(nxt yr) now i m doing BA … can i give the AFCAT exam for Ground dty , non tech.. and wht min. % is required in class 12 for Ground dty…non tech????

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