AFCAT Syllabus 2019

AFCAT Syllabus 2019 - Indian Air Force (IAF) prescribes the syllabus of AFCAT 2019. The notification will contain AFCAT syllabus 2019 along with other relevant details regarding the exam. AFCAT 2019 is conducted into stages – online test and AFSB Interview. Candidates who have applied for Ground Duty (Technical branch) will have to take additional Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT). AFCAT online test comprises four sections – English, General Awareness, Numerical Ability and Reasoning, and Military Aptitude Test. AFCAT syllabus 2019 comprises the complete list of topics from which questions will be asked in the exam. For more details on AFCAT syllabus, check below.

 

AFCAT Syllabus 2019 (Online test)

 

As per AFCAT 2019 syllabus, the standard of questions asked in Numerical Ability will be similar to Class 10 level while difficulty level of all other sections will be of graduation level. The syllabus of AFCAT 2019 online test has been provided below.

 

AFCAT Syllabus 2019 of online test:

Subjects

Topics

English

Comprehension

Error Detection

Sentence Completion/Filling in of the correct word

Synonyms

Antonyms and Testing of Vocabulary

Idioms and Phrases

General Awareness

History

Geography

Civics

Politics

Current Affairs

Environment

Basic Science

Defense

Art

Culture

Sports

Numerical Ability

Decimal Fraction

Time and Work

Average

Profit & Loss

Percentage

Ratio & Proportion and Simple Interest

Time & Distance (Trains/Boats & Streams)

Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test

Verbal Skills

Spatial Ability

 

AFCAT Syllabus 2019 for Engineering Knowledge Test

 

Candidates appearing for Ground Duty (Technical branch) will have to take an additional test – Engineering Knowledge Test. The aim of the test is to assess candidates’ knowledge in the field of engineering. EKT will be held in the online mode. In the test, questions will be asked from the following subjects.

 

AFCAT 2019 syllabus for Engineering Knowledge Test:

Name of Test

Subjects

Engineering Knowledge Test

Mechanical

Computer Science

Electrical and Electronics

AFCAT Exam Pattern 2019

The online test will be held for 300 marks while EKT will be conducted for 150 marks. The exam pattern of AFCAT 2019 has been provided in the table below.

AFCAT 2019 exam pattern:

Exam

Number of questions

Total marks

Duration

AFCAT online test

100

300

120 minutes

Engineering Knowledge Test

50

150

45 minutes

Best Books to Prepare for AFCAT

Candidates can refer to the book provided below to prepare thoroughly for AFCAT

Name of Book

Author/Publishing house

AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission Test)

Arihant Publications

AFCAT Air Force Common Admission Test Practice Workbook

Kiran Publications

AFCAT: Air Force Common Admission Test

NK Natarajan

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