AFCAT 1 2016 Notification

AFCAT 1 2016 Notification

Indian Air Force (I.A.F.)  conducts the Air Force Common Admission Test or what be termed as AFCAT, the paper is  conducted twice every year. The AFCAT test is conduct for and by the Indian Air Force. The reason for this this test is to get officers recruited  (both men and women) for three branches of the Indian Airforce (and their sub branches) these include Technical, Flying and Ground Staff Duty. Let us discuss in detail what are the major relevant information pertaining  to this test of AFCAT 1  2016. Please note that all the dates are provisional. Please be in touch with our website to keep yourself updated about the AFCAT PAPER :

Start of acceptance of forms: First week of December 2015

Last Date for acceptance of forms : First week of January 2016.

How to Apply: Online only, the online form can be filled from the career website of IAF (

What Posts can one apply for: One can apply depending on one’s age and the  educational qualification for the post of officers in the Technical, Flying and Ground Duty Branches of Indian Air Force (I.A.F.).

Minimum Educational Standards: However the educational standards/qualification differs according to  different posts yet the minimum qualification required is for a person to be a  graduate.

AFCAT 1 2016 Notification

AFCAT 1 2016 Notification

Age: Minimum Age starts from 20, and the upper limit changes according to different branches.
Examination  Pattern for AFCAT: One common test of 100 questions, is there and it is to be solved by all candidates in maximum time allotted for 2 hours. The Technical Branch candidates have to give an addition paper of EKT also known as Engineering Knowledge Test, both tests are objective. Successful aspirants get a  opportunity to appear for their respective AFSB, and recommended aspirants can be called for training depending on their rank in the final merit list and also subject to their individual medical fitness.

The Syllabus for AFCAT EXAMINATION : The questions which are asked in the common test contain basic Science, English, Science, Maths , History, Geography Current Affairs and Verbal/Non-verbal Reasoning. EKT has basics of engineering subject one expertise’s in. One  can download the previous year’s question papers from our website which we keep updating along with their Answers .

Examination Date: Most likely Last Sunday of February 2016.

Results: The results for AFCAT Examination  1 2016 can be expected by end of March 2016. AFCAT 1 2016 Notification and Exam Date