AFCAT Application Form 2018, Air Force Commissioned Officer Exam 2018 Online Apply – Available Now

By | December 29, 2017

AFCAT Application Form 2018: Indian Air Force invites online application form for Air Force Common Admission Test- 01/2018 for Flying Branch, Ground Duty (Technical), Ground Duty (NonTechnical) squads. Interested candidates for this vacancy are advised to go through AFCAT Application Form 2018 which is available now here. Those applicants who meet its eligibility criteria may submit their online application form on or before the last date of application submission is 14th January 2018 23rd January 2018. Applicants may get an online application and AFCAT 1 2018 Notification from its official website. i.e., or from given link.

Latest Updates as on 27.12.2017: Last Date of Apply online for AFCAT has been extended till 23rd January 2018.

Latest Updates as on 26.12.2017: Department has been started online apply link to fill the AFCAT 1 Form. So go to given below link after checking eligibility criteria. 

Latest Updates as on 21.12.2017: Yesterday, Department has been decided to start application submission but due to some technical issue it has been canceled. So we advised to applicants that keep visiting our site for latest updates regarding AFACT 1 Exam.  

AFCAT Notice

Latest Updates as on 20.12.2017: AFCAT Online REgistarion will start today by 6 PM. Applicants are advised to keep visiting this site for latest updates regarding AFCAT 1 2018.

Latest Updates as on 18.12.2017: Department has been changed the application submission date that in 19th December. From tomorrow onward, candidates can apply online till the last date.

Latest Updates as on 12.12.2017: Air force Department has been released official notiifctaion to conduct AFCAT 1 2018 in February month.

AFCAT 1 2018

About AFCAT: The IAF provides excellent career opportunities in the defense field. To recruit the candidates and to offer the career opportunities the IAF conducts the AFCAT exam twice in a year. AFCAT stand for Air Force Common admission test (AFCAT). AFCAT examination is conducted twice in a year in the month of February and July month. Now the IAF is going to issue the online application form for AFCAT exam which is going to held in the last week of February 2018. Candidates can get the details like an application form, eligibility criteria, age limit, application fee and such other details here.

AFCAT 1 2018 Details

No. of Vacancies: Various

Name of Posts: Commissioned Officer

Flying Brach

  • No. 202/17F/SSC/M & W ( Short Service Commission for men & women)

Technical Branch

  • No. 201/17T/PC/M (Permanent Commission for Men)
  • No. 201/17T/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)

Ground Branches

  • No. 201/17G/PC/M (Permanent Commission for Men)
  • No. 201/17G/SSC/M & W (Short Service Commission for men & women)

Apply Mode: Online

Organization Name: Indian Air Force

Official Notification:

AFCAT Exam 2018 Eligibility Criteria

AFCAT Application Form 2018 Educational Qualification:

  • For Flying Branch: Candidates should have completed Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University who have attained minimum 60% marks and have passed Maths & Physics at 10+2 level OR BE/B.Tech degree Or cleared Section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institute Engineer (India) OR Aeronautical Society of India from a recognized University with minimum 60% marks or equivalent.
  • Technical Branch: Candidates should have possessed 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics and a minimum of four-year degree graduation/integrated post-graduation qualification in Engineering/ Technology from recognized University/Institute OR cleared sections A and B exam of Associate Membership of Institute of Engineers.
  • Ground Branch: Graduation Degree/ B.Com Degree/ MBA/MCA or MA/M.Sc Degree from a recognized University/ Institution.

Note: Candidates are advised to refer official notification for detailed information on eligibility criteria.

AFCAT Exam 2018 Age Limit: Candidates age should be in between 20-26 years.

  • Flying Branch: 20 to 24 years as on 01.01.2018
  • Technical & Ground Branch: 20 to 26 years as on 01.01.2018  

Physical Standard

Branch Height Weight
Flying 162. 5 cms

Leg Length- Min: 99 cms, Max: 120 cms

Thigh Length- Max: 64 cms

Sitting Height – Min: 81.5 cms, Max: 96 cms

Proportionate to the height and age
Groun (Technical & Non-technical) Male : 157 cms

Female: 152 cms

Proportionate to the height and age


AFCAT Commissioned Officer Pay-Scale:

  • Flying Branch: Rs. 82,050/-
  • Technical Branch: Rs. 71,550/-
  • Ground Branch: Rs. 68,550/-

AFCAT 1 2018 Dates

Events AFCAT-1 2018 Feb Exam AFCAT 2 July Exam Events 2018
Notification date 12th December 2017 June 2018
Application Start Date Available Now June 2018
Last date of form 14th January 2018 23rd January 2018 June 2018
Exam Date February 2018 July 2018
Result date April 2018 October 2018

AFCAT 2018 Application Form: AFCAT I Exam 2018, AFCAT Application Form 2018, Air Force Common Admission Test 1/2018

Candidates who wish to join Indian Air Force have a golden opportunity, interested candidates who fulfill its eligibility criteria may appear for Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT). Candidates need to submit their online application form in between the prescribed date that are in Dec 2017 to 14th Jan 2018 23rd January 2018. Applicants are advised to submit their online application for AFCAT I Exam 2018 on or before the last date because after the last date online apply link for AFCAT Registration 2018 will be disabled. Candidates may follow a below-given link for AFCAT 2018 Application Form.

Steps to fill AFCAT Application Form 2018:

Part I Registration:

  • Applicants need to access given link to access AFCAT 2018 Application Form.
  • One Time Registration Process showing page will open.
  • At the time of filling application, keep all necessary documents and details with you.
  • Check the correctness of filled application form
  • After clicking the submit button a registration number will be generated which will be required at the time of filling second part of the application.

Part 2 Registration

  • After completion Part I Registration, applicants need to proceed to the second part.
  • In the second part of application, applicants need to choose the exam center, pay the application fee and upload necessary documents.
  • Applicants need to upload a recently taken passport Size photograph of size in between 10 Kb to 50.
  • Download copy of filled application form and keep it preserved for future reference.

AFCAT Application Fee

 Applicants registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee.

AFCAT Application Form 2018 Important Links

Notification for AFCAT I 2018 >> Check Here

 Apply Online for AFCAT 01/2018 >> Click Here

AFCAT 1 Exam Selection Process

All the candidates who applied for AFACT will be called for AFCAT on the examination date which is in February 2018. Engineering Knowledge Test will also be called for Ground Duty Branch along with AFCAT. The AFCAT I will be for 2 hours and contain multiple choice question type paper, This paper includes the following pattern.

Subject No. of questions Total marks Duration
General Knowledge, Verbal Ability, Numerical Ability, Military Aptitude and Reasoning 100 100 X 3 = 300 2 Hours

EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test):
The EKT will be conducted immediately after AFCAT. It would be for 45 minutes. Those candidates who are opting Ground Duty (technical) branch, it is mandatory for them to pass both AFCAT & EKT.

Candidates who qualify AFCAT/ EKT will be called for Further testing at one of the Air Force Selection Boards at Mysore, Gandhinagar, Dehradun or Varanasi. Those who opt for Flying branch can opt for Dehradun, Varanasi & Mysore only.

The Testing will consist the following stage –

Stage – I: Officer Intelligence Rating Test along with picture Perception and discussion test

Stage – II: Psychological Test, Group Test and Interview

For Flying Branch: Computerised Pilot Selection System     

Result: Name of selected candidates will be uploaded to the official website of Indian Air Force.

AFCAT 1 2018 Notification

Interested candidates who meet its eligibility criteria may submit their AFACT Application Form 2018 on or before the last date of application submission which is 14th January 2018 23rd January 2018. Applications for this vacancy are only accepted through online mode; application submitted through any other mode will not be considered valid. We tried to provide you detailed information on AFCAT I 2018 Exam still if you have any query you may ask us by commenting in the comment section given below.    

13 thoughts on “AFCAT Application Form 2018, Air Force Commissioned Officer Exam 2018 Online Apply – Available Now

  1. Ramesh

    Hello sir. My dob is 14/07/1992. Nd also completed b.com60% and m.com59% .can i apply for this job. Plz reply

        1. R360 Team Post author

          Hello Yogesh,
          You will need your graduation degree to apply.

  2. swetha

    Hi sir/madam
    I have eye sight, am i eligible to apply afat exam

  3. reetu solanki

    married women can not apply for ground duty???????


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