Air Force Common Admission test is conducted by Indian Air Force twice during a year to recruit candidates for Short Service Commission in the Indian Air Force’s flying branch, technical and nontechnical branches of Indian Air Force. Air Force Common Admission test is conducted to select potential candidates who can become officers in Indian air force for flying, ground duty, and technical branch. Those candidates who are selected for IAF Air Force Common Admission test inducted as an officer after one-year training at the Air Force Academy, Hyderabad. Air Force Common Admission test consist of 100 questions of 3 marks for every correct question, maximum marks for AFCAT exam is 300. For every wrong question, one mark will be deducted from negative marking. The total time allotted for the paper is two hours in Air force common admission test. Candidate you should check Indian AirForce salaries information from here.
IAF AFCAT Cut Off 2018
To pass AFCAT exam, the candidate is required to clear the AFCAT Cut off marks. Candidate should keep in mind cut off marks of AFCAT of the previous year and prepare for exam according to it. Candidates can check these Air Force Common admission test cut off marks declared by Indian Air Force career on official website http://careerairforce.nic.in/.
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Air Force Common Admission test is known as AFCAT 1 and AFCAT 2 as it is conducted twice in a year. Candidate can check out cut off marks of AFCAT of previous years on the official website.
AFCAT 1/2018 Exam Cut Off, Merit List
So, in this article we are going to publish all AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission test) Cut off marks of years 2011 – 2017 of both examinations AFCAT 1 and AFCAT 2. Along with AFCAT, there is one additional exam named Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) which is required to be qualified by a candidate to prove his /her eligibility for technical branches of Indian Air Force. Engineering Knowledge test is 150 marks. If candidate is getting fail in first trial of Air Force Common admission test then , candidate can appear for second trial. Cut off marks is very helpful for the preparation of examination. Cut off marks is good tool to check your knowledge for particular examination.
Indian Air Force (IAF) AFCAT Cut off and AFCAT previous year cut off marks is given below:
|AFCAT 2 / 2017||160/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2017||150/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2016||148/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2016||132/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2015||144/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2015||126/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2014||123/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2014||127/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2013||116/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2013||144/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2012||143/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2012||135/300|
|AFCAT 2 / 2011||88/300|
|AFCAT 1 / 2011||85/300|
Indian Air Force (IAF) Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) Cut off marks is given below:
|EKT 2 / 2017||60/150|
|EKT 1 / 2017||60/150|
|EKT 2 / 2016||60/150|
|EKT 1 / 2016||52/150|
|EKT 2 / 2015||52/150|
|EKT 1 / 2015||55/150|
|EKT 2 / 2014||45/150|
|EKT 1 / 2014||N.A.|
|EKT 2 / 2013||N.A.|
|EKT 1 / 2013||N.A.|
|EKT 2 / 2012||N.A.|
|EKT 1 / 2012||N.A.|
|EKT 2 / 2011||N.A.|
|EKT 1 / 2011||N.A.|
AFCAT Exam question paper pattern:
AFCAT Exam question paper consists following subjects:
- General Awareness: History, Environment, geography, Basic Science, Defense, Art, Culture, Civics, Current affairs, etc.
- Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test: Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability.
- Verbal Ability in English: Comprehension, Synonyms, acronyms, Error detection, sentence completion and testing of vocabulary.
- Numerical Ability: Decimal Fraction, Profit and loss, Simplification, percentage, ration and Proportion, average and simple interest.
How to check AFCAT cut off marks:
Follow given steps to check cut off marks:
- Visit the official website of Indian Air Force – nic.in
- In the ‘Whats New’ tab shown in the website, Click on ‘AFCAT RESULT’.
- AFCAT Cut off marks will be open on your screen.
- Press Ctrl+F Option and type appeared candidate name on that screen.
- If your name is on that sheet then you are selected or you have passed the AFCAT Exam. Otherwise, try for second exam or AFCAT which will be conducted by Indian Air Force.
What to do after clearing AFCAT exam of Indian Air Force?
After clearing AFCAT Exam, candidate should prepare following things for future purpose –
- Physical Exercise
- Airforce awareness
- Military awareness
- Dress and other essentials
- Public speaking and English.
Hope this list of AFCAT Cut off marks and other information related to Air Force Common Admission test of previous years will give you some basic idea about the preparation you need to clear AFCAT Exam successfully in future.
If any query regarding AFCAT Cut Off marks, candidates can visit the official website of AIF – http://careerairforce.nic.in/.
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