Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT 2016) dates have been officially announced by Indian Air Force (IAF). The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT 2016) is scheduled to be held on Sunday, February 21, 2016.
The exam will be held at various centers across the nation. AFCAT for both men and women is conducted for grant of Short Service Commission in Flying Branch and Permanent/ Short Service Commission in Technical and Ground Duty Branches for the session commencing in January 2016.
According to official notification, the application submission process ends on December 31, 2015. Interested one can submit their online applications before the closing date. For more details, you may visit the official site of IAF.
Minimum Educational Qualification: However the qualification differs for different posts yet the minimum qualification is Graduation.
Age: Starting from 20, the upper limit varies for different branches.
Exam Pattern: One common test of 100 questions, to be solved by all candidates in 2 hours. Technical Branch candidates have an addition test of EKT, both tests are objective. Successful candidates get a chance to appear for AFSB, and recommended candidates can be called for training based on their rank in the merit list and subject to medical fitness.
Syllabus: The questions asked in the common test contain basic Mathematics, English, Science, Geography, History, Current Affairs and Reasoning. EKT has basics of engineering. You can download the previous year’s question papers from the career website of IAF.
Last date of submission of online application form: Thursday, December 31, 2015.
Date of AFCAT: Sunday, February 21, 2016.
For More Information visit; http://www.careerairforce.nic.in