AFCAT 2 2017 exam was conducted by Indian air force on 27 Aug 2017 Sunday across the country. AFCAT 2 2017 was conducted to find the potential future air warriors into flying, ground and technical branches of Indian air force. AFCAT exam is another way after CDS exam to join the Indian Air Force flying, technical and GDOC branch for both men and women. Once the Candidates who clear the AFCAT exam are called for AFSB interview, if you are applying for the Technical branch, then you have to clear the EKT exam as well. In this post we are going to talk about what could be the expected AFCAT 2 2017 cut off marks, we are going to predict the AFCAT 2 2017 cut off marks purely based on the trend.
Candidates who want to check the AFCAT cut off marks trend can do so by visiting the link – previous year afcat exam cut off marks as it will help them to understand how much questions they can answer to be on the safe side, not only that they can avoid guessing questions in AFCAT and get more marks if they have an idea of AFCAT 2 2017 cut off marks.
Candidates who are looking for AFCAT 2 2017 answer keys and AFCAT 2 2017 official cut off marks can refer to the links below:
AFCAT 2 2017 Cut off marks [Expected]
|Exam Year||Cut Off Marks|
|AFCAT 1 2011||85|
|AFCAT 2 2011||88|
|AFCAT 1 2012||135|
|AFCAT 2 2012||143|
|AFCAT 1 2013||144|
|AFCAT 2 2013||116|
|AFCAT 1 2014||128|
|AFCAT 2 2014||123|
|AFCAT 1 2015||126|
|AFCAT 2 2015||144|
|AFCAT 1 2016||132|
|AFCAT 2 2016||148|
|AFCAT 1 2017||150|
|AFCAT 2 2017||160|
|AFCAT 1 2018||155 [Final]|
With time the level of AFCAT exam has increased, the last AFCAT 1 2017 cut off was 150 marks out of 300 which was one of the top cut off AFCAT ever had. So we suggest candidates to at least attempt 50 -60 questions and more correctly without any negative marking. Candidates can plan accordingly as to how and which part they are going to attempt in AFCAT 2 2017 question paper.
Why AFCAT Cut Off Marks Increasing?
SInce 2011 when the first AFCAT was conducted, it was very easy to clear the exam as the question paper toughness was average, now in 2017, we have a huge number of candidates applying for AFCAT and many aspirants are choosing Indian Air Force over any other service. The AFCAT question paper toughness has increased but still with a good preparation many can crack it easily. Over lakhs of candidates write the AFCAT and EKT exam every year. AFSB can entertain around 10,000 candidates only for final AFSB interview, this is the reason AFCAT has high cut off and increasing with every exam they conduct.
AFCAT 2 2017 Syllabus
Below is the latest syllabus of AFCAT exam which has four main sections with topics as mentioned below:
- General Awareness – History, Sports, Geography, Environment, Civics, Basic Science, Defence, Art, Culture, Current Affairs, Politics etc.
- Verbal Ability in English – Comprehension, Error Detection, Sentence Completion, Synonyms, Antonyms and Testing of Vocabulary.
- Numerical Ability – Decimal Fraction, Simplification, Average, Profit & loss, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion and Simple interest.
- Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test – Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability.
AFCAT 2 2017 Important Dates
- Date of Exam: 27 Aug 2017
- Date of AFCAT 2 2017 Result: 1 Week of Oct 2017
- Date of AFSB Interview: Nov 2017 Onwards