Eligibility Coditions for AFCAT Ground Duty Branch Exam 2016 : Age Limit, Qualification, Physical Standard


AFCAT Ground Duty
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Eligibility Conditions for AFCAT Ground Duty Branches:

Here is complete eligibility criteria for AFCAT Ground Duty Branches  cv 2016 including age, educational qualifications, physical; standard, height and weight, vision etc. See below if you are eligible for the posts.

Ground Duty Branches - 201/17G/PC/M, 201/17G/SSC/M & W

Required Age for AFCAT : 

To get selected for AFCAT your age must be between 20 years to 26 year as on 01 July 2017 i.e. you should born between 02 July 1991 to 01 July 1997 (both dates inclusive).

Educational Qualification for AFCAT Ground duty Branches :

As AFCAT recruitment, Educational Qualification is different for each category.

(i) Administration & Logistics

To Join this section of IAF required a Graduate Degree in Minimum three year degree course in any discipline from a recognised university. You should have passed with 60% marks or equivalent.

or you should have 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

(ii)  Accounts-

As educational qualification for Accounts section a B. Com. degree in Minimum three year degree course from a recognised university with a minimum of 60% marks or equivalent is needed.

(iii) Education -

For joining of Education Section of Ground Duty Branch, you should have a MBA / MCA or MA / M Sc degree with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate all paper put together in Post Graduation (Minimum two year programme) and 60% marks in graduation (both recognised by UGC / Competent Accreditation Authority)  in the folowing subjects -
  • English 
  • Physics 
  • Mathematics 
  • Chemistry 
  • Statistics 
  • International relations 
  • International studies 
  • Defence studies 
  • Psychology 
  • Computer Science 
  • IT 
  • Management 
  • Mass Communication 
  • Journalism 
  • Public Relation

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Note :

Candidates appearing in final year/semester examinations may apply for all courses commencing in July 2017 provided they fulfill the following conditions:-

(a) Candidates should not have any present backlog and should have secured a minimum of 60% marks upto the last semester / year for which results have been declared at the time of online submission and at the time of SSB.

(b) Candidates should be able to provide provisional / original degree certificate issued by University latest by 15 June 2017.

Physical Standards :

Height and Weight: Minimum height:- Men - 157.5 Cms, Women:- 152 Cms with correlated weight .

Other Medical Criteria :

All other medical criteria would be evaluated by the Air Force Medical Authorities whose decision on the fitness would be final.

Read this eligibility list carefully. If you have found yourself eligible for the AFCAT recruitment , this is the online registration link.

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