AFCAT

AF-CAT exam pattern syllabus eligibility.

Sbp institute is the leading institute for defense forces here we have started separate batches for AF-CAT as we know the exam is going to conduct in august we are running  parallel batches of AF-CAT. In these batches we not only focus on the syllabus but how to clear it in a short span of time. So interested candidates can join batches SBP assures your radiant future.

Indian Air Force conducts Air Force Common Admission Test (AF-CAT) for candidates to recruit them to Flying, Technical and Ground Duty Officer Branches. It came into existence in the year 2011.

 

Graduates in all streams including B.E, B.Tech, B.Sc., M.Com, CA, and ICWA are eligible to apply for AF-CAT 2017.

AIR FORCE COMMON ADMISSION TEST (AF-CAT) – COURSES

 Branch & Course –

 Flying Branch (204/18F/SSC/M &W)

Educational Qualification –

 

(a) Graduates with minimum three years degree course in any discipline from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent. 

 

(b) BE/B Tech degree (Four years course) from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent. 

 

Candidates should have mandatorily passed 60% marks with a minimum of 60% marks each in Math’s & Physics at 10+2 level.

 

(c) Candidates who have cleared Section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institute Engineers (India) or 

Aeronautical Society of India from a recognized University with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent. 

 

Visual Standards –

(a) Candidates who habitually wear spectacles are not eligible. 

 (b) Minimum distant vision 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in other correctable to 6/6 only for Hyper metropia color vision CP-1. Hypermetropia: +2.0 d Sph, Manifest Myopia: Nil, Radioscopic Myopia: -0.5 in any meridian permitted, Astigmatism: + 0.75 D Cyl (with +2.0 D- Max) Maddox Rod Test (i) at 6 meters – Exo-6 prism D, Eso-6 prism D, Hyper-1 prism D, Hypo-1 prism (ii) at 33 cms –

Exo-16 prism D, Eso-6 prism D, Hyper-1 prism D, Hypo-1 prism D. Hand held stereoscope – All of BSV Grades. Convergence – upto 10 cm. Cover test for distant and near – Lateral divergence/convergence recovery rapid and complete. Binocular Vision – Must possess good binocular vision (fusion and stereopsis with good amplitude and depth). 

 

Age – 20 to 24 years as on 01 Jul 2018 i.e. born between 02 Jul 1994 to 01 Jul 1998. (both dates inclusive). Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot License issued by DGCA (India) is relexable upto 26 years i.e. born between 02 Jul 1992 to 01 Jul 1998 (both dates inclusive).

 Height & Weight –

 (a) Height: 162.5 cms,

 Leg Length:

 Min – 99 cms, 

 Max – 120 cms.

 Thigh Length: 

 Max – 64 

 Sitting Height: 

 Min – 81.5 cms.

Max – 96 cms. 

 

(b) Weight: Proportionate to the height and age.

 (c) Applicable for Men & Women both.

Branch & Course Number – Ground Duty (Technical) Branch – 

 203/18T/PC/M

203/18T/SSC/M &W 

 

Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics) {AE (L)} –

Educational Qualification – Candidates with a minimum of 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four years degree graduation/integrated post-graduation qualification in Engineering/ Technology from recognized

University OR Cleared Sections A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or 

Aeronautical Society of India or Graduate membership examination of the Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers by actual studies with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent in the following disciplines:-

 

(aa) Communication Engineering (ab) Computer Engineering/Technology (ac) Computer Engineering & Application (ad) Computer Science and Engineering/Technology (ae) Electrical and Computer Engineering (af) Electrical and Electronics Engineering (ag) Electrical Engineering (ah) Electronics Engineering/Technology (aj) Electronics 

Science and Engineering (ak) Electronics (al) Electronics and Communication Engineering (am) Electronics and 

 

Computer Science (an) Electronics and/or Telecommunication Engineering (ao) Electronics and/or Telecommunication Engineering (Microwave) (ap) Electronics and Computer Engineering (aq) Electronics Communication and Instrumentation Engineering (ar) Electronics Instrument & Control (as) Electronics Instrument & Control Engineering (at) 

Instrumentation & Control Engineering (au) Instrument & Control Engineering (av) Information Technology.

 

Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical) {AE (M)}. –

Candidates with a minimum of 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level and a minimum of four 

years degree graduation/integrated post-graduation qualification in Engineering/Technology from recognized University OR cleared Sections A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India by actual studies with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent in the following disciplines:-

(aa) Aerospace Engineering (ab) Aeronautical Engineering (ac) Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (ad) Mechanical 

Engineering (ae) Mechanical Engineering and Automation (af) Mechanical Engineering (Production) (ag) Mechanical 

Engineering (Repair and Maintenance) (ah) Mechatronics (aj) Industrial Engineering. 

 

Maximum Limits of Refractive Error – 

Hypermetropia: +3.5 D Sph

Myopia: -3.50 D Sph

Astigmatism: ± 2.50 D Cyl 

 

Visual Acuity Errors –

 Corrected visual acuity should be 6/9 in each eye. Wearing of glasses will be compulsory when advised. 

 

Colour Vision – CP-II

 Age – 20 to 26 years as on 01 Jul 2018 i.e. born between 02 Jul 1992 to 01 Jul 1998 (both dates inclusive). 

 

Branch & Course Number – 

 Ground Duty (Nontechnical) – 

 203/18G/PC/M

203/18G/SSC/M &W

 

Administration – Graduate Degree (Minimum three years degree course) in any discipline from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent or cleared section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers 

(India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

 

Visual Standards –

 Maximum Limits of Refractive Error – 

 Hypermetropia: +2.0 D Sph

Myopia: -0.5 D Sph

Astigmatism: +0.5 D Cyl 

 

Visual Acuity Errors – A minimum to 6/9 in each eye correctable to 6/6 in each eye. Wearing of glasses will be compulsory when 

 

Visual acuity is below 6/6.

Colour Vision – CP-I

Logistics – Graduate Degree (Minimum three years degree course) in any discipline from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent or cleared section A & B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers 

(India) or Aeronautical Society of India from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

 

Visual Standards –

Maximum Limits of Refractive Error – 

Hypermetropia: +3.5 D Sph

Myopia: -3.50 D Sph

Astigmatism: ± 2.50 D Cyl 

Visual Acuity Errors – Corrected visual acuity should be 6/6 in the better eye and 6/18 in the worse eye. Wearing of glasses will be compulsory.

 

Colour Vision – CP-III

Accounts – B. Com. Degree (Minimum three years degree course) from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent.

 

Visual Standards –

 Maximum Limits of Refractive Error – 

 Hypermetropia: +3.5 D Sph

Myopia: -3.50 D Sph

Astigmatism: ± 2.50 D Cyl 

 

Visual Acuity Errors – Corrected visual acuity should be 6/6 in the better eye and 6/18 in the worse eye. Wearing of glasses will be compulsory. 

 

Colour Vision – CP-III

Education – MBA / MCA or MA / M Sc degree in English / Physics / Mathematics / Chemistry / Statistics / International relations / International Studies / Defense Studies / Psychology / Computer Science / IT /Management / Mass Communication / 

Journalism / Public Relation with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate all papers put together in Post-Graduation 

(Minimum two years programme) and 60% marks in graduation (both recognized by UGC / Competent Accreditation 

Authority).

 

Visual Standards –

Maximum Limits of Refractive Error – 

Hypermetropia: +3.5 D Sph

Myopia: -3.50 D Sph

Astigmatism: ± 2.50 D Cyl 

Visual Acuity Errors – Corrected visual acuity should be 6/6 in the better eye and 6/18 in the worse eye. Wearing of glasses will be compulsory. 

 

Colour Vision – CP-III

 Height & Weight –

(a) Height: The minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms. For women candidates minimum acceptable height is 152 cms. (For Gorkhas and individual belonging to hills of North Eastern region of India, Garhwali and Kumaon, the minimum acceptable height will be 5 cms less. In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height will be by 2 cms less. Applicable to men and women).

 

(b) Weight: Proportionate to the height and age.