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AFCAT 2 2024 Recruitment Notification, Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus

by Dhrubajyoti Haloi
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The Indian Air Force (IAF) has officially released the AFCAT 2 2024 Notification for the recruitment of Commissioned Officers in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) Branches. This comprehensive guide will provide you with all the essential details you need to know about the AFCAT 2 2024 Notification, including exam dates, eligibility criteria, syllabus, and more.

Overview of AFCAT 2 2024

The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is a national-level entrance examination conducted by the Indian Air Force. It is a gateway for candidates who aspire to join the IAF as Commissioned Officers. The AFCAT 2 2024 Notification was released in the employment newspaper between 25-31 May 2024, and online application forms will be accepted from 30 May to 28 June 2024.

AFCAT 2 2024: Quick Facts

Detail Information
Recruitment Organization Indian Air Force (IAF)
Post Name Commissioned Officers
Advt No. AFCAT 02/2024/ NCC Special Entry
Vacancies 304
Pay Scale/ Salary Rs. 56100-177500/- (Level-10)
Job Location All India
Category AFCAT 2 2024 Notification PDF
Official Website afcat.cdac.in

AFCAT 2 2024 Vacancy Details and Qualifications

The AFCAT 2 2024 recruitment drive offers a total of 304 vacancies for various branches. Here’s a breakdown of the vacancies and the required qualifications:

Flying Branch
  • Vacancies: 29 (Male-18, Female-11)
  • Qualification: 12th with 50% marks each in Physics and Maths + Graduation (with 60% marks)
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Ground Duty (Technical)

  • Vacancies: 156 (Male-124, Female-32)
  • Qualification: 12th with 50% marks each in Physics and Maths + B.Tech (with 60% marks)

Ground Duty (Non-Technical)

  • Vacancies: 119 (Male-95, Female-24)
  • Qualification: Graduate (with 60% marks)
NCC Special Entry
  • Vacancies: 10% of the total vacancies
  • Qualification: Graduate + NCC ‘C’ Certificate

AFCAT 2 2024 Age Limit

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The age requirements for different branches are as follows:

  • Flying Branch and NCC Special Entry: 20-24 years as of 1 July 2025 (born between 2 July 2001 to 1 July 2005, both dates inclusive)
  • Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical): 20-24 years as of 1 July 2025 (born between 2 July 1999 to 1 July 2005, both dates inclusive)

Application Fees

The application fee details for AFCAT 2 2024 are as follows:

Category Application Fee
All Candidates Rs. 550/-
NCC Special Entry Rs. 0/-
Mode of Payment Online

AFCAT 2 2024 Selection Process

The selection process for AFCAT 2 2024 involves several stages to ensure the selection of the most capable candidates. The stages are:

  1. Written Exam: This is the initial stage where candidates will be tested on various subjects.
  2. Air Force Selection Board (AFSB): Candidates who clear the written exam will be called for the AFSB.
  3. Final Merit List: The final selection will be based on the merit list prepared after the AFSB.
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NCC Special Entry Candidates

Candidates applying through NCC Special Entry are exempted from the written test and will be directly called for the AFSB.

AFCAT 2 2024 Exam Pattern

The AFCAT 2 2024 exam pattern is designed to assess the knowledge and aptitude of candidates in various subjects. Here’s the detailed exam pattern:

  • Subject Areas: General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test
  • Number of Questions: 100
  • Total Marks: 300
  • Duration: 2 hours

AFCAT 2 2024 Syllabus

Understanding the syllabus is crucial for effective preparation. Here’s a detailed breakdown of the AFCAT 2 2024 syllabus:

English
  • Topics: Comprehension, Detecting Errors in Sentences, Sentence Completion, Synonyms/Antonyms, Cloze Test, Idioms and Phrases, Analogies, Sentence Rearranging, One Word Substitution.
General Awareness
  • Topics: History, Geography, Sports, National & International Organizations, Art & Culture, Personalities, Environment & Ecology, Indian Polity, Economy, Basic Science, Science & Technology, Current Affairs (National & International), Defense.

Numerical Ability

  • Topics: Decimal Fraction, Time and Work, Average, Percentage, Profit & Loss, Ratio & Proportion, Simple and Compound Interest, Time & Distance, Races (Trains/Boats & Streams), Area and Perimeter, Probability, Number System & Series, Mixture & Allegation Rules, Clocks.
Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test
  • Topics: Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning.

How to Apply for AFCAT 2 2024

To apply for AFCAT 2 2024, follow these steps:

  1. Check Eligibility: Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria as per the AFCAT 2 2024 Notification PDF.
  2. Apply Online: Visit the official website afcat.cdac.in and click on the “Apply Online” link.
  3. Fill Out Application Form: Complete the online application form with accurate details.
  4. Upload Documents: Upload the required documents as specified.
  5. Pay Application Fees: Make the payment of the application fee online.
  6. Print Application Form: After successful submission, print the application form for future reference.
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Important Dates for AFCAT 2 2024

Mark your calendars with these crucial dates for AFCAT 2 2024:

Event Date
Start Date for Applications 30 May 2024
Last Date to Apply 28 June 2024
Exam Date September 2024
Course Commencement July 2025

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about AFCAT 2 2024

Q: What is AFCAT 2 2024?

A: AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission Test) 2 2024 is a national-level entrance examination conducted by the Indian Air Force (IAF) for the recruitment of Commissioned Officers in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) branches.

Q: When will the AFCAT 2 2024 notification be released?

A: The AFCAT 2 2024 notification was released in the employment newspaper between 25-31 May 2024.

Q: Where can I find the official AFCAT 2 2024 notification?

A: The official notification is available on the Indian Air Force’s AFCAT website at afcat.cdac.in.

Q: What should I do if I face issues during the application process?

A: If you encounter any issues during the application process, you can contact the AFCAT helpdesk or refer to the instructions provided in the notification.

Q: Can I make changes to my application after submission?

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A: Usually, changes to the application form after submission are not allowed. It is advisable to fill in the details carefully before submitting the form.

Q: What documents are required to apply for AFCAT 2 2024?

A: You will need to upload scanned copies of your educational certificates, photograph, signature, and other relevant documents as specified in the notification.

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