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AFCAT 2017 Notification – Apply Online for Commissioned Officer Posts: Indian Air Force has issued a notification for the recruitment of Commissioned Officer vacancies for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying & Permanent Commission (PC)/ Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical) and Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches through Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) – 01/ 2017. Eligible candidates can apply online from 03-12-2016 to 29-12-2016. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process & how to apply are given below…

AFCAT Vacancy Details:
Name of the Post: Commissioned Officer
Name of the Branch:
1. Flying (203/18F/SSC/M &W)
2. Ground Duty (Technical) (202/18T/PC/ M, 202/18T/ SSC/M &W)
a. Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics) {AE (L)}
b. Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical) {AE (M)}
3. Ground Duty (Non-technical) (202/18G/ PC/M, 202/18G/ SSC/M &W)
a. Administration
b. Logistics
c. Accounts
d. Education

Age Limit: Candidates age should be between 20-24 years (i.e Born between 02-01-1994 to 01-01-1998 both dates inclusive) for S.No-1, 20-26 years (i.e Born between 02-01-1992 to 01-01-1998 both dates inclusive) for S.No-2 & 3 as on 01-01-2018. Upper age limit for Candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable up to 26 years i.e. Born between 02-01-1992 to 01-01-1998 (Both dates inclusive) for S.No-1.

Educational Qualification: Candidates should possess Graduation (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline or BE/ B Tech degree (Four year course) or cleared section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institute Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India for S.No-1, 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 for S.No-2 (a) & for other refer notification.

Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on Intelligence Test, screening test, Psychological, Group Tests & interview.

How to Apply: Eligible candidates may apply online through the website from 03-12-2016 to 29-12-2016.

Instructions to Apply Online:
1. Log on to the website
2. Click on “Candidate Login”.
3. Click on “New Candidate” to start the Online Application process.
4. Fill all the five parts of online applications carefully including part 5 where you need to upload photograph, signature and thumb impression.
5. Submit the application and retain User Name and Password for future use.

Important Dates:

Starting Date for Online Application 03-12-2016
Last Date for Online Application 29-12-2016
Date of AFCAT & EKT Exam 26-02-2017 (Sunday)
Date of Course Commencing January 2018
Last Date for Submission of  provisional/ original degree certificate 15-11-2017
Dates for Online modification of submitted applications for name (spelling) & address 30 & 31-12-2016

For more details like qualification, height and weight, pay and allowances & other information click on the link given below….

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