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AFCAT (1) 2020 Registration Ends Today (30 Dec 2019): Know How to Apply Online!

AFCAT (1) 2020 Registration Ends Today (30 Dec 2019): AFCAT 2020 Online Registration will end on 30th December 2019. In this article, we have listed down step by step process and important information needed while filling the application form for AFCAT (1) 2020 Recruitment.

Dec 30, 2019 12:47 IST
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AFCAT 2020 Registration Ends on 30th December 2019: Know How to Apply Online!
AFCAT 2020 Registration Ends on 30th December 2019: Know How to Apply Online!

AFCAT (1) 2020 online registration will end today (30th December 2019). Indian Air Force (IAF) will conduct AFCAT (1) 2020 Exam on 22nd and 23rd February 2020 for the recruitment of 249 vacancies under Group-A Gazetted Officers in Flying and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) branches. IAF has invited the applications from eligible candidates including Indian citizens both Men & Women for the courses commencing in January 2021 for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) and Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) Branches. Online applications have also been invited for grant of PC/SSC for NCC Special Entry Scheme (For Flying Branch). Below are important dates for AFCAT (1) 2020 Recruitment Process:

Important Dates for AFCAT (1) 2020 Exam

Dates for submission of online applications

1st December 2019 till 30 December 2019

AFCAT (1) 2020 Admit Card Download

3rd February 2020 onwards

AFCAT (1) 2020 Exam

22nd and 23rd February 2020

AFCAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

AFCAT (1) 2020: How to Apply Online?

For the ease of the candidates we have listed down the step by step process and some relevant information needed while filling the application form. The application can be filled through online mode only. Let’s look at the Application Process for the various posts under AFCAT (1) 2020 Recruitment Drive:

Step-1: Go to AFCAT Official website

Aspirants for IAF are required to apply online by using the link https://afcat.cdac.in/AFCAT/. Aadhaar Card is mandatory for online registration.

Step-2: Click on ‘Candidate Login’ and Register as New User

Candidates need to click “CANDIDATE LOGIN’’ on the Home page for AFCAT 01/2020 Cycle and a new AFCAT Sign-in page will open. Applicants need to click “NOT YET REGISTERED? REGISTER

HERE”.

Step-3: Login ID & Password Generation through Sign Up

Candidates need to fill some personal information for the Creation of Log-in ID and generation of Password which will be sent to the registered Email ID of the applicant. After successful registration, sign-in with registered email id and system-generated password.

Check AFCAT 2020 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Step-4: Fill all the details in the Online Application Form

Candidates need to fill the below details in the online application form:

S. No

Description

1. Sign up Format

 

Full Name

As per 10th Matriculation Passing Certificate- all in alphabet of max 50 characters

 

Fathers Name

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

 

Mothers Name

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

 

Email id

email id (to be used for Sign-in)

 

Nationality

Indian

 

Mobile Number

10 digits

 

Secret Question

Select one from options

 

Secret Answer

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

 

CAPTCHA

Enter alphanumeric text shown

2. Personal Information

(a)

Type of Entry

Applicant has to choose entry to IAF through one of the options
(i) AFCAT
(ii) NCC SPECIAL ENTRY FOR FLYING BRANCH

(b)

Candidate’s Name (As per 10th/matriculation passing certificate)

These fields will be auto filled from the signup data entered by the applicant.

(c)

Candidate’s Father’s Name (As per 10th/matriculation passing certificate)

(d)

Candidate’s Mother’s Name (As per 10th/matriculation passing certificate)

(e)

Email Address

 

(f)

Secondary Email Address

Email id other than which the applicant has signed-up with

(g)

Nationality

 

(h)

Mobile Number

 

(i)

Candidate’s Visible Identification Mark

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

(j)

CPSS/PABT Status

Applicant has to choose Passed/ Failed/ Not appeared;
If passed fill the details from (i) to (iv)

(i)

CPSS/PABT Batch Number

Numeric Value

(ii)

CPSS/PABT Date of Passing

DD/MMM/YYYY

(iii)

CPSS/PABT Chest No.

Numeric Value

(iv)

CPSS/PABT attended at which Air Force Selection Board

Choose one from the list Dehradun, Gandhinagar, Mysore, Varanasi

(k)

Do you have a current valid Commercial Pilot License issued by DGCA?

Select Yesor No

(l)

Are you serving Airman of IAF?

Select ‘Yes’ or ‘No’
If Yes, fill the details from (i) to (iv)

(i)

Select Rank in IAF

Choose one from the list

(ii)

Service Number

Alphanumeric

(iii)

Current Posted Unit

Alphanumeric

(iv)

Select Command

Choose one from the list

(m)

Select Gender

Male or Female

(n)

Select Marital Status

Married or Unmarried

(o)

Date of Birth

DD/MMM/YYYY

(p)

Confirm your Date of Birth

DD/MMM/YYYY

3. Qualification Details

(a)

Education Level

Choose one from the list 10 + 2 + Graduation
10 + 2 + Graduation + Post Graduation Diploma + Graduation
10 + 2 + Integrated Post Graduation
Diploma + Integrated Post Graduation Diploma + Graduation + Post Graduation

(b)

Select Graduation Level

Choose one from the list, based on above selection
Graduate Options A
Graduate Options B
Graduate Options C
Graduate Options D

(c)

Select Qualification Degree

For Group ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘D’ Choose from
- AMIE / ASI / IETE
- Bachelor of Engineering
- Bachelor of Technology
For Option ‘C’ enter B.Com etc.

(d)

Course Duration (in years)

Numeric (4) four years for ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘D’
Numeric (3) three years for ‘C’

(e)

Name of College/Institute

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

(f)

Name of University

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

(g)

Date/ Expected date of obtaining the Graduation

DD/MMM/YYYY

(h)

Enter Aggregate/Gross Percentage

Numeric 2 digit

(i)

Do you have Current backlog?

Select ‘Yes’ or ‘No’

(j)

10+2 / Higher Secondary School Details

(i)

Enter Aggregate/ Gross Percentage as per your 10+2 / Higher Secondary School Mark Sheet

Numeric 2 digit

(ii)

Enter Physics Percentage as per your 10+2 / Higher Secondary School Mark Sheet. Enter 0 (Zero), if not applicable.

Numeric 2 digit

(iii)

Enter Mathematics Percentage as per your 10+2 / Higher Secondary School Mark Sheet. Enter 0 (Zero), if not applicable.

Numeric 2 digit

4. Course Preference

(a)

Courses

Applicant to select from the list of courses
- Flying
- Ground Duty (Technical)
- Ground Duty (Non Technical)
A list of courses would be displayed for which a candidate is eligible as per the education qualification and age. Candidates are to mandatorily choose all
courses as per their own preference. The registration process would not proceed further till the time all courses have been selected by the candidate. Candidates eligible for technical branch have to additionally select EKT paper as per their preference.
Note: IAF reserves the right to allocate branches as per their suitability and availability of vacancies irrespective of the choices/options applied for by the candidates.

5. NCC

(a)

NCC Air Wing “C” Certificate

If applicant is joining through NCC

(i)

Serial No.

Number

(ii)

Name of NCC Unit

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

(iii)

Year

Numeric 4 digit (YYYY)

6. AFSB/ SSB appeared Candidates

Applicant has to choose Passed/ Failed/ Not appeared;
If Passed fill details from (a) to (e)

(a)

Batch No.

Number

(b)

Enter Place Of Appearing

Alphabets

(c)

No of Days at AFSB

From (DD/MMM/YYYY) to (DD/MMM/YYYY)

7. Source of AFCAT information

(a)

Source

List of information Newspaper Employment News

8. GATE

(a)

Year of appearing

Numeric 4 digit

(b)

GATE Score

Numeric 2 digit

9. Communication Details

(a) Permanent Address

(i)

Enter Full Address

Alphabet and Numbers of maximum 100 characters

(ii)

Select Territories State/Union

Choose any one from list of states displayed

(iii)

Select City

Choose any one from list of states displayed

(iv)

Pin Code

Numeric 6 digits

(v)

Nearest Station Railway

Alphabet of maximum 50 characters

(vi)

Landline Number

STD code and Landline Numeric 11 digit

(vii)

Aadhaar Number Card

12 digit numeric number of the applicant as appearing in Aadhaar card issued by UIDAI.

(viii)

Check if Permanent Address is same as Correspondence Address.

If ticked, the Permanent address details are populated in the Correspondence address.

(b) Correspondence Address

(i)

Full Address

In alphabet and numbers of maximum 250 characters

(ii)

State

Choose any one from list displayed

(iii)

City

Choose any one from list displayed

(iv)

Pin Code

Numeric 6 digits

(v)

Nearest Station Railway

In alphabet of maximum 50 characters

10. Upload Documents

Size of each file is to be between 10 KB and 50KB

(a)

Photograph

Upload un-attested recent passport size colour photograph (front portrait without headgear, except for Sikhs)

(b)

Signature

Upload scanned image of own signature in JPEG/JPG format

(c)

Thumb Impression

Upload scanned impression of the thumb in JPEG/ JPG format

(d)

Declaration by the candidate

Check

11. Select Exam City

5 choices based on preference from the list of exam cities as mentioned in Para 8 (f)

Note:

- While filling in the online application form, applicants are required to click “SAVE AND CONTINUE” to complete the process of each part. If the mandatory fields (marked by a red asterisk (*)) are not filled, the “SUBMIT” button would not be enabled for the applicants to click and proceed to the next part of the application form.

- Once the “Course Preference” stage is saved, applicants will not be able to edit/ modify previous data in the “Personal Information” and “Qualification details” pages. Only the “Communication Details” page can be edited, if an applicant wishes to do so. After the “Make

Payment” step, applicants will be able to check the “Payment Status” as well as “Preview Application”.

- Applicants are not required to submit any certificate, along with their applications, in support of their claims regarding age, educational qualifications, etc. However, certain mandatory documents are required to be carried in original at exam centres.

AFCAT (2) 2019 Result

Step-5: Payment of Application Fee

Click on the link “MAKE PAYMENT”- Online (applicable only for AFCAT). The examination fee of Rs. 250/- (non-refundable) for AFCAT entry (not applicable for NCC special entry) can be paid online. No cash or cheque or demand draft (DD) will be accepted towards payment of examination fee. The examination fee can be paid using Credit/ Debit Cards/ Net Banking through the payment gateway.

Step-6: Generation of Registration Number

After confirmation from bank that the payment is received, the “Payment Status” will display “Registration Number” which the candidate may note down for future correspondence. If Registration Number is displayed on screen; it implies that the payment is successful.

Mode of Communication

While filling in the application form, the applicants must ensure that they provide their valid and active e-mail IDs as the IAF would use the electronic mode of communication while contacting them at different stages throughout the selection process. On successful submission of the online application form, the candidate will receive a confirmatory e-mail on their registered e-mail ID. As such, all communication to the IAF should invariably contain the following particulars without which no request would be entertained.

(i) Branch, Course Number and Year of Examination.

(ii) Transaction Number (for queries on payment).

(ii) Registration Number (as given in Payment Status & Admit Card).

(iii) Hall Ticket Number (as given in Admit Card).

(iv) Name of Applicant (in full and in block letters)

Candidates are advised to exercise the utmost care while filling in the online application. In case any information is found to be incorrect, the candidature is liable to be cancelled at any stage of the selection process. If an applicant has submitted more than one application, only the latest submitted application form against a particular Aadhaar Number, will be considered for issue of Admit Card. However, the fee deposited while filling additional applications will not be refundable.

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