Indian Air Force - AFCAT-01/2018, NCC, Meteorology Branch - Apply Online for Officer Posts, Last Date - 14 Jan 2018 | HimExam.Net

Indian Air Force has been invited online applications for the courses commencing in January 2019 for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) / Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches. Online applications are also invited for grant of PC/SSC for Flying Branch through NCC Special Entry Scheme and Meteorology Entry. Eligibal candidates can apply online from 16 Dec 2017 to 14 Jan 2018. All detail like name of the posts, no. of posts, qualification, age limit, selection procedure, how to apply etc. are given below.......

Name of the post : Commissioned Officer

Branches and Course Number:

Course Number
205/19F/SSC/M & W
Ground Duty (Technical)
204/19T/SSC/M & W
Ground Duty (Non-technical)
NCC Special Entry
205/19F/SSC/M & W
Meteorology Branch
Ground Duty (Non-technical)
204/19G/SSC/M & W

Type of Commission : 
(a) PC for Men: Candidates joining as PC officers would continue to serve till the age of superannuation as per their branch and rank.

(b) SSC for Men & Women:
(i) The engagement period for Flying Branch SSC officers is fourteen years from the date of Commissioning (Not extendable).
(ii) The initial tenure for SSC officers in Ground Duty (Tech and Non-tech) Branches would be for a period of ten years. An extension of four years may be granted subject to willingness, suitability, service requirements and availability of vacancies.

Age : 
(a) Flying Branch: 20 to 24 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1995 to 01 January 1999. (both dates inclusive). Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable upto 26 years i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive).

(b) Ground Duty (Technical/Non-technical) Branches: 20 to 26 years as on 01 January 2019 i.e. born between 02 January 1993 to 01 January 1999 (both dates inclusive).

Fee Structure: For the first time, online testing will be conducted for AFCAT entry in various AFCAT centers. Candidates registering for AFCAT entry will have to pay an amount of Rs. 250/- as examination fee. However, candidates registering for Meteorology entry and NCC Special entry are not required to pay any amount. Details of conduct, examination centres and mode of payment are given in the notification.

Starting Date to Apply Online : 16 Dec 2017

Last Date for Apply Online : 14 Jan 2018


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