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AFCAT Application Form 2024 (May 30) - How to fill AFACT 2 Registration form

AFCAT Application Form 2024 (May 30) - How to fill AFACT 2 Registration form

Edited By Vishnukumar | Updated on May 20, 2024 02:43 PM IST | #AFCAT

Indian Air Force released the AFCAT 2 2024 notification on May 20, 2024 at afcat.cdac.in. IAF will release the AFCAT 2 application form 2024 on May 30, 2024 2024 at afcat.cdac.in/careerindianairforce.cdac.in. The last day to submit the AFCAT 2 2024 application form is June 28, 2024. Interested candidates can check the eligibility criteria and apply for the AFCAT exam.

AFCAT Application Form 2024 (May 30) - How to fill AFACT 2 Registration form
AFCAT Application Form 2024 (May 30) - How to fill AFACT 2 Registration form

Candidates applying for exam must have their basic details details such as academic details, contact and bank details beforehand to fill the AFCAT application form 2024. IAF will also provide AFCAT application form correction window for a certain time period. Read the article below to know the step-by-step process to fill the AFCAT 2024 application form.

AFCAT Application Form 2024 - Important Date

Applicants can keep track of the AFCAT online form deadlines as well as other events from the table below. The relevant dates for AFCAT 2024 have been listed below.

AFCAT 2 Application Form 2024 Release Dates

Events

AFCAT 2 2024 dates

AFCAT application form 2024

May 30, 2024

AFCAT application form 2024 last date

June 28, 2024

IAF Application Correction Window

To be announced

Download admit card

To be announced

AFCAT 2024 Exam Dates

To be announced

AFCAT 1 Application Form 2024 Release Dates

Events

AFCAT 1 2024 dates

AFCAT application form 2024

December 1, 2023

AFCAT application form 2024 last date

December 30, 2023

AFCAT 1 application correction facility

January 8 to 9, 2024

Download admit card

January 30, 2024 (Onwards)

AFCAT 2024 Exam Dates

February 16, 17 & 18, 2024

AFCAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Parameters

Eligibility

Nationality

Indian

Age limit

For Flying Branch: 20-24 years

For Ground Duty: 20-26 years

Educational Qualification

For Ground Duty: Minimum 60% in Physics and Maths and Minimum 4 years degree graduation/ integrated post-graduation qualification in Engineering/ Technology from a recognized University.

For Flying Branch: Graduation (min 3 years) in any discipline with min 60% marks and have passed Maths and Physics as a subject at 12th. B.E/ B.Tech from a recognized University with min 60% mark.

Technical Branch: 4-year degree qualification. Must have cleared Sections A and B examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) or Aeronautical Society of India with 60% marks

Documents Required for AFCAT 2024 Application Form

Applicants must keep certain documents like photographs and signatures to fill the AFCAT application form 2024. In addition, some details about the qualifying exam, the Aadhaar card will be required to complete the AFCAT 2 application form. It is advisable to keep them in hand before filling out the AFCAT 2024 application form to avoid errors.

Documents Required for AFCAT Application Form 2024

Document

Format

Size

Photograph

JPG/JPEG


10 kb to 50 kb


Signature

Thumb impression (left thumb for male applicants and right thumb for female applicants)

Details to Keep On Hand Before Applying for AFCAT

Class 10 and 12 certificate and details

Valid Email Id

Valid working Mobile Number

Aadhaar Card details

Also Read: AFCAT Exam Pattern

AFCAT 2 Application Form 2024 - Steps to Apply Online

  1. Sign Up

  2. Fill AFCAT application Form

  3. Upload Photo, Signature and Thumb Impression

  4. Pay the application fee of AFCAT

How to Fill AFCAT Application Form 2024?

The authorities will open the AFCAT 2 2024 application form online on the official website on May 30, 2024. Candidates can check the following procedure for reference purposes only.

  • Visit the AFCAT Official Website - afcat.cdac.in

  • Tap on the ‘Candidate Login’. The AFCAT 02/2024 option was available in the drop-down box. Click on that link.

  • A new page will be opened on the screen. Click on the ‘Registration’ link available on the page which is first stage of AFCAT 2024 application form

  • On the next page, the AFCAT 2024 registration form will be available. Fill all the details required in the AFCAT registration form.

AFCAT Question/Sample papers
Candidates can download AFCAT question papers along with answers from here.
Free Download

AFCAT 2024 Sign-Up Format

Full Name

As per the 10th Matriculation Passing Certificate- all in

alphabet of max 50 characters

Father’s Name

In the alphabet of maximum 50 characters

Mother’s Name

In the 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 the alphabet of maximum 50 characters

CAPTCHA

Enter the alphanumeric text shown

  • After completing the AFCAT 2 application form 2024, click on the sign-up available at the bottom of that page.

  • Candidates will get the login ID and system-generated password on the registered email ID.

  • After registration, the application page will be open again. Enter the login ID and system-generated password for the further procedure.

  • A new page will be displayed on the screen, enter the new password and submit the password.

  • After logging in, candidates need to choose the post they want to apply for.

  • Read the instructions, and then click on save and continue after accepting the instructions of AFCAT 2024.

  • On the next page, the AFCAT 2 application form 2024 will be available. Complete the AFCAT 2024 application form with all the required details.

What Personal Details are to be Filled In the AFCAT 2024 Application Form?

Candidate name

Auto filled from AFCAT sign up form

Father’s name

Mother’s name

Email Address

Secondary email address

Nationality

Mobile Number

Candidate’s visible identification mark

To be filled by the candidate

CPSS/PABT status

Choose Passed/ Failed/ Not appeared; If passed fill details from (i) to (iv), Numerical value, Date of passing and Chest No

CPSS/PABT attended at which Air Force Selection Board

Select from Dehradun, Gandhinagar, Mysore, Varanasi

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

Yes/No

Are you serving Airman of IAF?

Select Yes/No If Yes, fill the details from (i) to (iv)

Select Rank in IAF

Choose one from the list

Service Number

Alphanumeric

Current Posted Unit

Alphanumeric

Select Command

Choose one from the list

Select Gender

Male or Female

Select Marital Status

Married or Unmarried

Date of Birth

DD/MMM/YYYY

Confirm your Date of Birth

DD/MMM/YYYY

  • After completing the personal information page, on the next page fill out the educational qualification.

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Qualification Details for AFCAT Registration 2024

Education Level

10 + 2 + Graduation

10 + 2 + Graduation + Post Graduation

Diploma + Graduation

10 + 2 + Integrated Post Graduation

Diploma + Integrated Post Graduation Diploma +

Graduation + Post Graduation

Select Graduation Level

Choose one from the list, based on above

selection

  • Graduate Options A
  • Graduate Options B
  • Graduate Options C
  • Graduate Options D

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.

Course Duration (in years)


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

Numeric (3) three years for ‘C’

Name of College/Institute

In 50 characters

Name of the University

In 50 characters

Date/Expected to Obtain Graduation

DD/MM/YYYY

Enter Aggregate/Gross Percentage

Numeric 2 digit

Do you have a current backlog?

Select ‘Yes’ or ‘No’

10+2/Higher Secondary School Details

Enter Aggregate Gross Percentage as per 10+2

Numeric 2 digit

Enter Physics percentage as per 10+2

Numeric 2 digit

Enter Mathematics percentage as per 10+2

Numeric 2 digit

  • On the next page, select the course preferences.

Course Preference

Here candidates must fill the courses as per their preferences from the list given

They will have to choose from

  • Flying

  • Ground Duty (Technical)

  • Ground Duty (Non-Technical)

Note: IAF reserves the right to allocate branches as per their suitability and availability of vacancies irrespective of choices filled

NCC Details: Candidates must fill in their NCC Air Wing “C” Serial No, Name of NCC Unit and Year if applicable.

AFSB/SSB appeared Candidates: Batch no, place of passing, Days and Source of AFCAT 2024 information

GATE qualified candidates: Year of appearing and GATE score

  • Once selected the course, on the next page fill the contact details in the AFACT application form 2024

Step 3: Uploading Photo, Signature and Thumb Impression

Candidates need to upload the photograph and signature after the AFCAT 2024 application form in the prescribed format.

  • Signature of candidate

  • Recent Photograph

  • Thumb impression - Male applicants must upload their left thumb impression while female candidates must upload their right thumb impression.

Select Exam City: Candidates must choose a total of 5 cities in the order of their preference from the list of 104 AFCAT exam centres. The list of exam centres for AFCAT is given below.

Step 4: Payment of AFCAT 2024 Application Fee

Pay the AFCAT application fee to complete the application procedure of AFCAT 2024.

Category

Application Fee

General, SC/ST, OBC

Rs 550 +GST

NCC candidatesNil

Also Read:

AFCAT Application Form 2024 - Vacancy

IAF will announce the AFCAT vacancy details in the official notification. Candidates can check the vacancy details before access the AFCAT apply 2024 link. The detailed AFCAT 2 vacancy will be provided here.

AFCAT 2 2024 Vacancy Details

Entry TypePost CodeMaleFemaleTotal

AFCAT

Flying

181129

AFCAT Ground Duty Technical

AE (L)

8823111

AE (M)

36945

AFCAT Ground Duty Non-Technical

Admin

431154

LGS

13417

Accounts

10212

Ground Duty Non-Technical

Education

729

Ground Duty Non-Technical

Weapon Systems WS Branch

14317

Meteorology Entry

Meteorology

8210

NCC Special Entry

Flying

10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC.

AFCAT 1 2024 Vacancy Details

Entry TypePost CodeMaleFemaleTotal

AFCAT

Flying

28

10

38

AFCAT Ground Duty Technical

AE (L)

104

11

115

AE (M)

45

05

50

AFCAT Ground Duty Non-Technical

Admin

44

06

50

LGS

11

02

13

Accounts

11

02

13

Ground Duty Non-Technical

Education

08

02

10

Ground Duty Non-Technical

Weapon Systems WS Branch

15

02

17

Meteorology Entry

Meteorology

09

02

11

NCC Special Entry

Flying

10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC.

How to Check AFCAT 2024 Application Status?

To check the status of the AFCAT application form 2024, candidates must follow the below steps -

  • Visit the official website.

  • Click on the Candidate login tab.

  • Select your AFCAT year cycle.

  • Enter your credentials and click on submit.

  • A new page will open which will be the candidate’s personalised login window.

  • Here candidates can check their AFCAT application form status.

Also Read: How to Join Indian Air Force?

Forgot Password? Steps to Retrieve AFCAT Password

If you have forgotten your AFCAT 2024 password, you can retrieve it by following the two options given below

1. Check your email - The password is generally sent by IAF to the candidate’s registered email ID after completing the AFCAT sign up.

2. Use the “Forgot Password” Option

  • Go to the candidate AFCAT login tab on the homepage of afcat.cdac.in.

  • Click on the year cycle.

  • Click on forget the password.

  • Enter your registered email address.

  • Your first 4 digits of your phone number will auto-filled.

  • Answer the secret question entered during sign-up.

  • Enter the captcha and hit submit.

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How Many AFCAT 2024 Exam Centres Are There?

The AFCAT 2024 exam will be held in 104 cities across the country by the IAF. Candidates must fill out five cities in the AFCAT 2024 online application form. The AFCAT exam will be held at the AFCAT exam centres. On the candidate's particular admit card, the complete address of the AFCAT exam centre will be mentioned.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. When can I fill the AFCAT application form 2024?

The application form of AFCAT 2 2024 can be filled out from May 30, 2024 at afcat.cdac.in.

2. Is there any other mode than online mode to fill the AFCAT 2024 application form?

No other mode of filling the application form of AFCAT 2024 are accepted other than online mode.

3. How do I ensure that my AFCAT 2024 application form is submitted correctly?

AFCAT application form 2024 along with the print option, will show on the screen when you have completed the form and hit the submit button. Once you discover the option to print the application form, you may be confident in your submission. Once you're certain that the submission is correct, print the application form.

4. What to do If I do not remember my registration number?

You must refer to the email sent to the registered email ID and mobile number during registration in the event that you forget your registration number.

5. Will the hand written declaration be accepted while filling the AFCAT application form 2024?

No, a handwritten declaration needs to be submitted after filling out the AFCAT 2024 application form.

6. Can I make some corrections in the application form after submission?

Yes, IAF will provide the correction window facility for AFCAT 2 2024. Candidates will be able to make changes in the application form for a certain time period.

7. Who will release the AFCAT 2024 application form?

The AFCAT 2024 application form is released by the Indian Air Force (IAF).

8. What documents need to be uploaded while filling the application form of AFCAT 2024?

While filling out the AFCAT 2024 application form, candidates need to upload a passport-size photograph, signature, and other important documents.

9. Is it necessary to provide an email address in the AFCAT application form 2024?

Yes, during the AFCAT 2024 registration process, an e-mail address must be provided. All important communications will be availed through the email address.

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Hope you are doing good !

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From now you will get 4-5 attempts of both so don't worry about attempt.give your best in preparation only .

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Dear aspirant !

Hope you are doing well ! No don't take risk with e pan card it can cost you your paper . Better to go with original one

Admit card . This crucial document contains essential information such as your name, roll number, exam date and time, and exam centre details. Download it from the official AFCAT website. - Valid Photo ID Proof: Carry a recognized photo ID like an Aadhaar card, PAN card, driver's license, or passport .

Hope it helps you !

Carry aadhar instead of pan

Hello,

No, You do not necessarily need to choose an engineering stream in college to be eligible for CDS or AFCAT exams. As long as you meet the eligibility criteria specified by the exams, you can pursue your desired field of study in college and still appear for these exams. So go ahead and prepare for CDS and AFCAT with your chosen stream.

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Hello aspirant,

Applicants who intend to take the exam should consult the AFCAT question paper pdf to understand the exam's difficulty level, question kinds, and format. The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is administered twice a year by the Indian Air Force.

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Hope this helps you.

Hello,


I understand it can be really confusing but if you have completed your BSc with Physics, Chemistry, and Maths then you can apply for AFCAT (non-technical) under the "Graduate" category. So the correct option from the various options would be "Graduate C."


Hope this helps,

Thank you

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