AFCAT Result 2020 - Check AFCAT Merit List, Cut off
AFCAT Result 2020 - Indian Air Force (IAF) wil release the AFCAT 2020 result tentatively in December in online mode @afcat.cdac.in. Candidates who appear in the exam scheduled to be conducted on September 19 & 20 can check their AFCAT 02/2020 result by logging into the website using their credentials - email ID and password. AFCAT result 2020 contains candidate's name, registration number, and qualifying status. The AFCAT 2 2020 result will be declared in two stages - after the online test and after the final result. Candidates who qualify the AFCAT online exam will be eligible to appear for the AFSB Interview. Shortlisted applicants can choose AFSB centres for interview and SSB tests by logging in to their account from the official website. The final result of AFCAT (2) 2020 will be declared after the completion of the AFSB interview. Read the complete article to know more on how to download the result of AFCAT 2020,
Latest: IAF has released AFCAT 2 2020 application form on June 15. AFCAT 2 exam will be held on September 19 and 20, 2020.
IAF released AFCAT Result 2020 on March 17 - Click Here
AFCAT Result 2020 - Key Points
Candidates who qualify the online test will have to appear for AFSB Interview which is expected to be conducted from the first week of January 2021.
Candidates are given a chance to select their desired AFSB date and venue.
If candidates miss out on choosing the dates and venue of the AFSB interview, IAF will allot the interview dates and venue randomly
There are four AFSB testing centers – Dehradun, Mysuru, Gandhinagar and Varanasi.
Candidates opting for the flying branch will have to attend the test at Dehradun centre only.
Candidates opting for the flying branch will be issued the call letter for AFSB in January 2021 (tentatively).
AFCAT 2020 Result - Highlights
Stages of AFCAT Result 2020
2 - Stages
Result declared by
IAF (Indian Air Force)
AFCAT Result 2020 - mode of release
Website to view the result of AFCAT 2020
careerindianairforce.cdac.in, or afcat.cdac.in
Result of AFCAT 2020 - Dates
In the following table, we have mentioned all the important dates related to the IAF AFCAT result 2020.
Important Dates of AFCAT 2020
Dates (AFCAT 1)
|Dates (AFCAT 2)|
February 22 & 23, 2020
|September 19 & 20, 2020|
AFCAT Result Date
March 17, 2020 (Released)
|December, 2020 (Tentative)|
First Week of April
Result of AFSB Interview
How to Download the AFCAT Result 2020?
To download the result of AFCAT 2020 candidates are advised to follow the step-by-step guide mentioned here:
Step 1: Visit the official website of AFCAT - afcat.cdac.in
Step 2: Login in the 'Candidate Login' window using your credentials, captcha code and click on submit
Step 3: Click on the link 'AFCAT Result 2020'
Step 4: The result will appear on your screen
Step 5: Download the result and take a printout
What are the Details Printed on the AFCAT 2020 Result?
AFCAT 2020 result will have the following details printed on it:
Name of the candidate
Cutoff marks for the year
Marks candidate have secured
EKT cutoff marks
Marks secured in EKT (if applicable)
AFCAT Result 2020 - Stages
IAF will declare the result of AFCAT 2020 for online test after the conclusion of the exam. Candidates who qualify in the online test (EKT for Ground Duty Technical branch) will be selected for AFSB Interview for further testing and interview rounds at any one of the Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs) available at Dehradun, Mysore, Gandhinagar and Varanasi. After the AFSB is conducted, IAF will release the final result which will be prepared on the basis of the aggregate marks scored by the candidates in the online test as well as the AFSB Interview.
AFCAT Result 2020 will be declared for two stages:
Online Test (EKT - For candidates applying for the technical post)
AFCAT 2020 Result - AFSB
Candidates who qualified the online test will be eligible to appear for the AFSB round and the AFSB round will be conducted as per the following stages.
Stage - I
1. Officer Intelligence Rating Test along with Picture Perception and discussion test.
2. Psychological test.
Stage - II
This is the crucial stage in the AFSB round, candidates qualifying stage I are selected for the stage II which will be conducted across five (5) days and will consist of Psychological Test, Group Test and Personal Interview.
Candidates who have applied for Flying Branch will have to qualify the Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS) and Pilot Aptitude Battery Test (PABT). These tests will be conducted at AFSB Dehradun.
The document verification (DV) of the candidates will also be conducted during the AFSB round. Candidates are required to carry the following documents during the DV:
Original Matriculation/Secondary School Certificate & Original Marks Sheet & Certificate of 10+2
Original Graduation/Post Graduation Degree and Mark Sheet of each year/semester. They must also carry two photocopies (self-attested) of these certificates.
Original NCC Certificate (if applicable)
NOC from employers for candidates working in Central/State Govt. or Public Sector Undertakings (if applicable)
Original valid Commercial Pilots’ License that is issued by DGCA ( if applicable)
Twenty (20) copies of recent passport size photographs (in colour) taken in light-coloured clothes against a white background for documentation.
Inbound Railway Ticket/ Bus Tickets. (For refund of Travelling Allowance)
How are the AFCAT Exam Marks Calculated?
Candidates scores in AFCAT 2020 will be calculated on the basis of the method provided beneath:
Candidates will be allotted three marks (+3 marks) for every correct response
One mark (-1 mark) will be deducted for wrong answers as negative marking
No marks will be awarded for unattempted questions
Formula to Calculate AFCAT score
Total score = Number of correct responses x 3 – Number of incorrect responses x 1
IAF will not release the answer key of AFCAT 2020 however candidates can download the unofficial, memory-based answer keys which are released by various coaching institutions soon after the exam is concluded. These answer keys will be based on the memory of candidates who have appeared for the AFCAT 2020 exam. AFCAT 2020 answer key will contain the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. Candidates can refer to the answer key of AFCAT 2020 to evaluate their probable score and predict their qualification chances.
IAF will determine the cut off of AFCAT 2020. The cut-off marks of AFCAT is the minimum score that a candidate needs to secure in order to get selected for the next stage of the AFCAT 2020 exam. On the basis of the AFCAT 2020 cut off for the online test, candidates will be shortlisted to appear for the AFSB Interview. The final cut off of AFCAT 2020 will be declared after the conclusion of AFSB Interview. In this table we have shared the AFCAT 2020 cut off of previous years (2015-2018), candidates can take reference and have an idea about the difficulty level of the AFCAT 2020 exam.
Previous years’ cut off of AFCAT
AFCAT 2020 Merit List
The final selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the online test as well as the AFSB Interview. Separate cut off marks are fixed for the online test and AFSB Interview. While preparing the order of merit list candidates are placed on the basis of their total marks in both these stages. Allotment of candidates in the various branches will also be based on the number of vacancies, their performance during the selection process and the choices given by candidates.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - AFCAT Result 2020 - Check AFCAT Merit List, Cut off
Question: How to retrieve password of AFCAT 2020 login link?
In case candidate forgets the passwordfor AFCAT 2020 result, they can apply for a fresh one by clicking on ‘forgot password’ option.
Question: I am not being able to login to my account to check my result. What should I do? Please help.
If you are not being able to check your AFCAT result 2020, it may be due to the following reasons:
1. The usersame/ password entered by candidate is incorrect. If such is the case, they should try to enter both correctly.
2. Internet connection is slow. In such cases, candidates should retry after a while when network speed is fast.
3. The site has crashed due to heavy traffic. During such instances, check again after a few minutes.
Question: How to select AFSB 2020 test centres and interview dates?
Candidates shortlisted for AFSB 2020 interview should click on ‘Generate Admit Card’. After receiving admit card, candidates should opt for AFSB centres and interview dates as per preference. Seats in each centre on a particular date are limited and will be assigned on first come first serve basis.
Question: What is the procedure to change AFSB 2020 interview exam venue?
Once candidates have selected SSB Interview venue, Indian Air Force (IAF) will not entertain changes in AFSB 2020 interview timing and venue. Therefore, candidates must be careful while choosing exam venue and date.
Question: What after the result of AFCAT 2020 is released?
After the AFCAT result 2020 for online test will be released you will be invited to appear for the interview round.
Question: What is the AFCAT selection process?
The selection process of AFCAT 2020 consists of 2-stages. Online test and the interview round. Candidates qualifying the interview round will be called for the medical round post which they will be finally recruited.
Question: Will IAF release PDF of AFCAT result?
No. IAF will not release the AFCAT result PDF. It will be released on login mode.
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Questions related to AFCAT
what is the actual eligibility for AFCAT for non technical job?
General eligibility criteria for ground duty ( non technical ) branches, for AFCAT
1. Age should be 20-26 years.fir graduates and postgraduates ( At the time of commonencement of the course)
Martial status- the candidate below the age of 35 years must be unmarried .
Nationality - Indian
Im a 5 March 1997 born can i apply for CDS Air Force or AFCAT?
As per the latest eligibility criteria of CDS 2020, the candidates between 20 to 24 years are eligible to give this exam.
You are 23 now and you are going to be of 24 years on 5 March 2021, so you are eligible for the respective exam in each and every course ranging from IMA to OTA.
Refer here for more info - https://competition.careers360.com/articles/cds-exam#CDS-2020-I--II-Eligibility-Criteria
Feel free to ask doubts in the Comment Section.
I hope this information helps you.
i am b.sc second year student for which post i cam apply in afcat
Hey Gauri, Of course, you will be eligible for afcat but after your bsc graduation. Because any undergraduate degree will do. But make sure you do not have any backlogs at the time of your application and also you have an aggregate mark of minimum 60%. Only then you will be eligible.
I hope this will helps to you and thank you !!!
I have got 59% in total of my 12th PCM and I got 50% in Mathematics and Physics so am i eligible for AFCAT Flying Branch Examination?
The minimum education qualification required to be eligible for AFCAT is that a candidate must have passed 3 year bachelor's degree or 4 year B.E/B.tech or cleared section A&B examination of Associate Membership of Institute Engineers or Aeronautical Society of India with minimum 60% marks from a recognized board or university. Also you must have scored minimum 60% marks in each Mathematics and Physics in 10+2 level. You have not clearly mentioned if you have scored 50% individually in Maths and Physics or taken together. Check if individual score in Maths and Physics, if you have 60% marks each in Maths and Physics you are eligible provided you must have passed in bachelor's degree with 60% marks.
I got some issue when I was applying AFCAT exam.... issue is on select qualification .. I was select qualification and submit... and finally it appears no data found.... so what should I do....please help me
If you have not submitted the course preference and made the application fee payment you can edit the details by logging in with your credentials. Before doing so please clear history and cache from your browser and login. Incomplete applications will not generate admit card. If you have already made the fee payment and submitted the form you cannot change your details, You need to fill a fresh application and pay the fee once again. The last date is July 14, 2020 you still have time to submit the application. If multiple application forms are submitted by a candidate then the latest one will be considered. See the preview and cross-check the details before clicking on final submit button.