AFCAT 1 2018 exam was conducted online by CDAC on behalf of Indian air force on 25th Feb 2018 Sunday across the country at various online test centres. AFCAT 1 2018 was conducted to find the potential future air warriors into flying, ground and technical branches of Indian air force. In this article we are going to talk about what could be the expected AFCAT 1 2018 cut off marks, we are going to predict the AFCAT 1 2018 cut off marks purely based on the trend. This is the first time AFCAT 1 2018 was conducted online, it may or may not affect the cut off based on how the question paper was and how the online system affecting the performance of the candidates because as per the report there were several glitches during the AFCAT online exam.
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.
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 1 2018 cut off marks.
Candidates who are looking for AFCAT 1 2018 answer keys and AFCAT 1 2018 official cut off marks can refer to the links below:
AFCAT 1 2018 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 - 165 [Expected]|
With time the level of AFCAT exam has increased, the last AFCAT 1 2018 cut off was 155- 165 marks out of 300 which was one of the top cut off AFCAT ever had. So we suggest candidates to at least attempt 60 -70 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 1 2018 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 2018, 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 1 2018 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 1 2018 Important Dates
- Date of Exam: 25th Feb 2018
- Date of AFCAT 1 2018 Result: In April 2018
- Date of AFSB Interview: June 2018 Onwards
AFCAT 2018 Preparing Books and Ebooks