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AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment (258 POSTS)

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AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment (258 POSTS)

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment -> The Indian Air Force has issued the most recent notification for the Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT 01/2023) for the recruitment of 258 commissioned officers in various branches such as Flying, Technical, Weapon Systems, Administration, Logistics, Accounts, Education, and Meteorology for Batch 1/2023. AFCAT 1/2023 will also be used for the NCC Special Entry for the Flying Branch. Male and female candidates who meet the eligibility requirements can apply beginning December 1, 2022. All of the details about AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment 2022 are provided below. Before applying, candidates should carefully read all of the instructions and ensure that they meet all of the eligibility requirements for the position.

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Overview

Name of ExamAir Force Common Admission Test (2023)
Conducting BodyIndian Air Force
PeriodicityTwice a year
Exam LevelNational
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOnline (CBT)
Exam Rounds3 Stages (Written + AFSB + DV)
Exam DatesWritten Test: 24th, 25th & 26th February 2023AFSB: —–
Expected Candidates2 lakhs approx.
Available Seats258
Job LocationAcross India
AFCAT 1 2023 Notification Date27th November 2022

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Important Dates

Apply Start From1-Dec-2022
Last Date for Apply30-Dec-2022
Exam Date24 -26 Feb 2023.
Course CommenceJan 2024

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Application Fee

All Candidates250/-
NCCspecial entry0/-
Payment ModeOnline

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Age Limit

For Flying Branch-20 to 24 years old as of January 1, 2024, i.e. born between February 2, 2000 and January 1, 2004. The upper age limit for candidates holding a valid and current Commercial Pilot License issued by the DGCA (India) is relaxable up to 26 years, i.e., born between 02 January 1998 and 01 January 2004.

Ground Duty (Technical/ Non-Technical) Branches-20 to 26 years old as of January 1, 2024, i.e. born between January 2, 1998 and January 1, 2004.

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Vacancy Details

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Exam Pattern

ExamSubjectDurationNo. of questionsMax. marks
AFCATGeneral Awareness, Verbalability in English, NumericalAbility and Reasoningand Military Aptitude Test02 Hours100300
EKT(forGround Duty technical branch only)Mechanical, Computer Science and Electrical & Electronics45 Minutes50150

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Education Qualification

Post NameEducation Qualification
Flying Branch12th with 50% Marks each in Physics and MathsGraduation with 60% Marks
Ground Duty (Technical)12th with 50% Marks each in Physics and with 60% Marks
Ground Duty(Non-Technical)Graduate (with 60% marks)

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Selection Process

Candidates interested in joining the Indian Air Force through the AFCAT Exam should review the entire selection procedure here. The AFCAT Exam is divided into the following stages:

  • Written Exam
  • Air Force Selection Board (AFSB)
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : Salary Package

According to the most recent notification, the basic pay of a Flying Officer is Rs. 56,100. The AFCAT revised salary structure in accordance with the 7th Pay Commission is shown below.

RankLevel(Pay in Rs.)
Flying OfficerLevel 1056,100 – 1,77,500
Flight LieutenantLevel 10 B6,13,00-1,93,900
Squadron LeaderLevel 116,94,00 – 2,07,200
Wing CommanderLevel 12A1,21,200 – 2,12400
Group CaptainLevel 131,30,600-2, 15,900
Air CommodoreLevel 13A1,39,600-2,17,600
Air Vice MarshalLevel 141,44,200-2,18,200
Air Marshal HAG ScaleLevel 151, 82, 200-2,24,100
HAG+ScaleLevel 162,05,400 – 2,24,400
VACS/Airforce Cdr/ Air Marshal (NFSG)Level 172,25,000/-(fixed)
CASLevel 182,50,000/-(fixed)

AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment : How to Apply

To apply for the AFCAT 1/2023 Recruitment, please follow the steps below:

  • Check the official AFCAT 1/2023 Notification for eligibility.
  • Please go to the official website.
  • Complete the application form.
  • Upload the necessary documents.
  • Fees must be paid.
  • Please print the application form.

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