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AFCAT 1 2024 Registration Begins

The AFCAT 1 2024 online application form are available now from December 1, 2023 (11:00 AM) to December 30, 2023 (11:00 PM).

Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity in the Indian Air Force? The wait is over! The AFCAT 1 2024 Notification has been released, announcing 317 vacancies for Short Service Commission (SSC) in the Flying Branch and Ground Duty (Non-Technical and Technical) Branches. This is your chance to join the prestigious Indian Air Force and serve the nation with pride.

AFCAT 1 2024 Notification Overview

The AFCAT 1 2024 Notification is a gateway for candidates who aspire to become part of the Indian Air Force. The Indian Air Force conducts the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) twice a year to select suitable candidates for Group ‘A’ Gazetted Officers in the Flying Branch and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) Branches. The AFCAT 1 2024 Notification was released on November 18, 2023, and the online registration process will begin on December 1, 2023.

Important Dates for AFCAT 1 2024

To ensure you don’t miss any important deadlines, take note of the following important dates related to AFCAT 1 2024:

  • AFCAT 1 2024 Notification Release Date: November 18, 2023
  • AFCAT 1 Application Form Start Date: December 1, 2023 (11:00 AM)
  • Last Date to Fill AFCAT 1 Application Form: December 30, 2023 (11:00 PM)
  • AFCAT 1 Exam Date: 16 Feb 24, 17 Feb 24 and 18 Feb 24 (tentatively)
  • Course Commencement: January 2025

AFCAT 1 2024 Vacancy Details

The AFCAT 1 2024 Notification has announced a total of 317 vacancies for various branches. Here is the distribution of vacancies for male and female candidates:

EntryBranchAFCAT 2024 Vacancies (Men)AFCAT 2024 Vacancies (Women)
AFCAT EntryFlying2810
Ground Duty (Technical)AE(L): 104AE(L): 11
AE(M): 45AE(M): 5
Ground Duty (Non-Technical)WS Branch: 15WS Branch: 2
Admin: 44Admin: 6
LGS: 11LGS: 2
Accts: 11Accts: 2
Edn: 5Edn: 2
Met: 9Met: 2
NCC SpecialFlying (10% of CDSE vacancies)
Flying (10% of AFCAT vacancies)

AFCAT 1 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for AFCAT 1 2024, candidates must ensure they meet the eligibility criteria set by the Indian Air Force. Here are the key eligibility requirements:

Age Limit

  • Flying Branch: Candidates must be between 20 and 24 years of age as of January 1, 2025.
  • Ground Duty (Technical & Non-Technical) Branches: Candidates must be between 20 and 26 years of age as of January 1, 2025.

Educational Qualification

  • Flying Branch: Candidates must have a minimum of 50% marks in Maths and Physics at the 10+2 level. They should possess a graduation degree with a minimum of three years or a BE/B Tech degree with at least 60% marks or equivalent.
  • Ground Duty (Technical) Branch: Candidates should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in Maths and Physics at the 10+2 level. They must possess a four-year degree in Engineering/Technology or have cleared Sections A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India.
  • Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Branch: The educational qualification varies for different sub-branches within this category. Refer to the official AFCAT 1 2024 Notification for detailed eligibility criteria.

Nationality

Candidates must be Indian citizens as per the Indian Citizenship Act, 1955.

AFCAT 1 2024 Selection Process

The selection process for AFCAT 1 2024 consists of three stages:

  1. Written Test: Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will appear for an online written exam. The exam will consist of 100 questions and will carry a maximum of 300 marks. The duration of the exam will be 2 hours.
  2. AFSB Interview: Shortlisted candidates from the written test will be called for the Air Force Selection Board (AFSB) Interview. The interview will assess the candidates’ suitability for a career in the Indian Air Force.
  3. Medical Examination: Candidates who clear the AFSB Interview will undergo a medical examination to ensure they meet the medical standards set by the Indian Air Force.

How to Apply for AFCAT 1 2024

To apply for AFCAT 1 2024, follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official AFCAT website at www.afcat.cdac.in.
  2. Click on “Candidate Login” and then on “NOT YET REGISTERED. REGISTER HERE” to create your account.
  3. Fill in the required details and complete the registration process.
  4. Log in with your registered email ID and password.
  5. Fill in the AFCAT 1 application form with personal, educational, and communication details.
  6. Upload the required documents, including a recent photograph, signature, and thumb impression.
  7. Choose your preferred exam city and agree to the declaration.
  8. Pay the application fee online.
  9. Review the application form and submit it.
  10. Download and print a copy of the application form for future reference.

AFCAT 1 2024 Application Fees

The application fee for AFCAT 1 2024 is Rs. 550 (plus GST) for candidates applying for the AFCAT entry. However, candidates applying for NCC Special Entry are exempted from paying the application fee.

AFCAT 1 2024 Salary

Candidates selected for the Flying Officer post will receive a salary in the pay scale of Rs. 56100 – Rs. 177500 in pay level 10, along with a Military Service Pay (MSP) of Rs. 15500. Additionally, flight cadets will receive a fixed stipend of Rs. 56,100 per month during their one-year training period.

Apply now for AFCAT 1 2024 and embark on a rewarding career in the Indian Air Force. This is your opportunity to serve the nation, fulfill your dreams, and soar high in the sky. Don’t miss out on this chance to make a difference.

AFCAT 1 2024 FAQs

Q1. When was the AFCAT 1 2024 Notification released?

A1. The AFCAT 1 2024 Notification was released on November 18, 2023.

Q2. What are the important dates for AFCAT 1 2024?

A2. The AFCAT 1 application form will be available from December 1, 2023 (11:00 AM) to December 30, 2023 (11:00 PM). Exam Date 16 Feb 24, 17 Feb 24 and 18 Feb 24 (tentatively)

Q3. What is the eligibility criteria for AFCAT 1 2024 Exam?

A3. The eligibility criteria include age limit, educational qualification, and nationality. Refer to the AFCAT 1 2024 Notification for detailed eligibility criteria.

Q4. What is the selection process for AFCAT 1 2024?

A4. The selection process consists of a written test, AFSB Interview, and a medical examination.

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