Air Force Common Admission Test 2021 or AFCAT 2021 is the entrance examination for admission to Ground Duty (Technical and Non -Technical), Flying Training and Ground Duty (Technical). AFCAT 2021 is conducted by Indian Air Force.
AFCAT for the year 2021 has been announced by Indian Air Force and will be held from 20/02/2021 to 21/02/2021. The application forms will be available from 01/12/2020 till 11/01/2021. The exam is in online mode. It is being conducted in English language. Admit card will be available from 05/02/2021. Result is expected to be announced on 09/03/2021.
Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India as per Indian citizenship act, 1955.
Physical and Medical Standards. Guidelines with regard to physical and medical standards for candidates are as provided in the Appendix ‘A’ to the notification.
|20/02/2021 to  21/02/2021||Port Blair, Guntur, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Itanagar, Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Aurangabad, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Diu, Delhi, Panaji, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Vadodara, Ambala, Faridabad, Hisar, Kurukshetra, Sonipat, Gurugram, Shimla, Jammu, Leh, Srinagar, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Mangalore, Mysore, Kannur, Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Durgapur, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nashik, Pune, Solapur, Thane, Shillong, Aizawl, Kohima, Kochinda, Sambalpur, Amritsar, Bathinda, Behrampur, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Patiala, Ajmer, Alwar, Ganganagar, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Chennai, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Puducherry, Hyderabad, Nizamabad, Warangal, Agartala, Allahabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Noida, Varanasi, Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee, Jalpaiguri, Kolkata|
|Events||Start Date||Last Date|
|Application Form||01/12/2020||11/01/2021 05:00 pm|
|Admit Card Release Date||05/02/2021||-|
|AFCAT 2021 Exam Date||
|Declaration of result||09/03/2021||-|
Entry, Branch, Course Number and Vacancies.
|Entry||Branch||PC/ SSC||Course Number||Vacancies|
|Flying||PC for Men and|
SSC for Men and Women
|211/22F/PC (M) and
211/22F/SSC (M & W)
|10% seats out of
CDSE vacancies for
PC and 10% seats
out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC
20 Feb 21 (Day 1)
21 Feb 21 (Day 2)
Admit Card and ID
Sheet and Candidate
Seating in Exam
Rs. 250/- (non-refundable)
Aspirants for IAF are required to apply online by using the link https://careerindianairforce.cdac.in, or https://afcat.cdac.in. Aadhaar Card is mandatory for online registration. Detailed instructions for filling in the online application form are appended below:
Air Force Selection Board (AFSB):
Documents for AFSB. Candidates are required to bring the following relevant documents, which will be checked during AFSB testing:
Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test:
Standard. The standard of Numerical Ability Questions will be of Matriculation level. The standard of questions in other subjects will be of graduation level (Indian University).
EKT [For Candidates with one of the choices as (Technical) Branch]
|Admit Card Download Start Date||05/02/2021|
Items to be Brought Inside Examination Hall: The following items are to be carried to the exam centre:
Items not permitted inside Examination Hall: Candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, calculators, docupen, slide rulers, log tables, electronic watches with facilities of calculator, mobile phones, blue tooth, pager or any other digital device except the admit card, identity proof inside the AFCAT- C-DAC exam centre premises. If the candidate is in possession of any of the above mentioned items, it will be construed as an attempt to using unfair means and his/her examination will be cancelled. The item will be confiscated and he/ she will also be debarred from future AFCAT examinations. Candidates are advised not to bring any valuable/costly items to the Examination Centres, as safe keeping of the same cannot be assured. IAF will not be responsible for any loss in this regard.
Malpractice: If any candidate resorts to the use of unfair means during the exam, he/ she will be withdrawn from the examination and his/her candidature will be cancelled.
Conduct in Examination Hall: The candidates are expected to conduct themselves in a dignified manner during the examination or while interacting with the staff on duty. If any candidate is involved in act(s) of indiscipline at the exam centre (before, during or after the exam), he/ she will be withdrawn from the examination and his/ her candidature will be cancelled.
Instructions for examination: Question paper will be made available to candidates only during the online examination. The request of candidates to provide copies of question paper will not be entertained. No query pertaining to AFCAT will be entertained after six months from the date of exam. Candidates will not be permitted to leave the exam hall till completion of the examination.
|Result URL||Check your result here|
Final Merit List.
To be acceptable, candidates should secure the minimum qualifying marks separately in written examination and AFSB test as fixed by the IAF. Candidates will be placed in the order of merit on the basis of the total marks secured by them in the written examination and in the AFSB tests. The form and manner of communication of the result of the examination to individual candidates shall be decided by the IAF in their discretion.10% of the vacancies are reserved for NCC Air Wing Senior Division 'C' certificate holders in Ground Duty (Technical and Nontechnical) Branches. Allotment of PC/ SSC in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches would be based on number of vacancies, performance in the selection process and the choice given by the candidates.