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IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment 2017–2018 July Batch Notification

IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment

Indian Air Force has released Job Notification titled as IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment. For this, it has invited applications from adventurous Indian citizens (men and women) to join the Indian air force course commencing in July 2018 as commissioned officers in flying, ground duty (technical) and ground duty (non-technical) branches. Contenders meeting eligibility criteria may join IAF Commissioned Officer batch. Follow simple steps listed below to apply for IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment 2017. 

This Page Highlights:

  • Educational Qualifications
  • Age Limitations
  • Mode of Hiring
  • Pay Scale for Indian Air Force Vacancies
  • Ways to apply for Indian Air Force Recruitment
  • Official Link

Individuals having inner desire to serve the nation may apply for latest Jobs in Indian Air Force. You have to submit online application form prior 29-06-2017. Check out all details concerning IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment 2017–2018 such as Eligibility, pay scale, ways to fill Online Application Form by going through this page well prepared by dedicated team members of

IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment

Organization NameIndian Air Force
Last Date to submit online application form29-06-2017

Eligibility Criteria for Indian Air Force Vacancy:

Job Position Educational Qualifications
Flying BranchHold Graduation Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with a minimum 60% marks or equivalent and should be passed in Math and Physics at 10+2 level along with BE / B Tech degree
Technical BranchMust have minimum 60% marks each in Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level along with four year graduation / integrated post graduation Qualification in Engineering / Technology from a well recognized board
Ground Duty Branches
Administration& LogisticsMust have Graduate Degree (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline with at least 60% marks or equivalent
AccountsMay hold B. Com. Degree with minimum 60% marks or equivalent from a well recognized university
EducationMust have MBA / MCA or MA / M Sc Degree with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate all paper put together in Post Graduation

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Age Criteria:

  • Those who wish to apply for Flying Branch, their age should be between 20 to 24 years as per Indian Air Force Recruitment Notification.
  • In addition to this, upper age limit for contenders holding valid and current Commercial Pilot Licence issued by DGCA (India) is relaxable up to 26 years.
  • Technical Branch as well as Ground Duty Branches applying contenders should be at least 20 years and at most 26 years in age.

IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment Notification: Get PDF

Physical Standards:

For Flying
Minimum height162.5 cms,
Leg Length: Min – 99 cms, Max – 120 cms.
Thigh LengthMax – 64 cms
Sitting HeightMin – 81.5 cms. Max – 96 cms
For Ground Duty(Technical):
Height(Male aspirants)157.5 cms
Height(Female aspirants)152 cms

Hiring Process for Indian Air Force Jobs:

  • Selection Authority is going to organize Air Force Common Admission Test and Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) in order to shortlist talented personals for these reputed positions.
  • Qualified aspirants under AFCAT and EKT Exam have to appear in these stages:

Stage 1– Intelligence Test and Screening Test.

Stage 2– Psychological, Group Tests and Interview

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Salary Details:

  • Individuals who get selected for Flying Officer Positions will receive an impressive amount of Rs. 15,600 – 39,100 per month as basic pay in addition to Grade Pay, Military Service Pay, Dearness, and Kit Maintenance & Transport Allowance.
  • Besides this, you will also receive other incentives as well as allowances based on your working in organization.
  • Go through pay scale details bestowed in tabular form.
CategoryPay Amount(including allowances)
Flying BranchRs. 85,372/-
Ground Duty (Tech) BranchRs.74,872/-
Ground Duty (Non-tech) BranchRs. 71,872/-

Exam Pattern:

  • It is an objective type paper consisting 100 questions.
  • Time duration for exam is of 2 hours.
  • Each question is of 3 marks.
  • There is a provision of negative marking in it.
  • Those who get qualified in this exam have to appear for medical fitness test.

Exam Syllabus:

Have a glance on syllabus as listed in IAF Commissioned Officer Notification.

Subject NameDetailed Topics
General AwarenessHistory, Sports, Art, Culture, Geography, Environment, Civics, Current Affairs, Defence, Basic Science, Politics, etc
Verbal Ability in EnglishSynonyms, Antonyms, Comprehension, Error Detection, Sentence Completion and Testing of Vocabulary.
Numerical AbilityAverage, Profit & loss, Decimal Fraction, Simplification, Ratio and Proportion, Simple Interest, Percentage.
Reasoning & Military Aptitude TestVerbal Skills and Spatial Ability

Ways to apply for IAF Commissioned Officer Recruitment:

Go through these simple steps to apply for IAF Commissioned Jobs.

  • At first and foremost step, visit official site of organization which is “”.
  • At home page, move your cursor to “Careers” tab at right side.
  • At new page, scroll down under “What‘s New” section.
  • Now, you have to press on “Advertisement AFCAT 02/2017”.
  • Read out all information as mentioned in Indian Air Force Notification.
  • If you meet eligibility criteria, then you have to fill Indian Air Force Online Application Form.
  • Hit on “Candidates Login” button mentioned above.
  • Now, move to back page, hit on “Candidates Login” button presented there. Now press on “AFCAT Entry” button.
  • Video will appear on your screen. Skip that video. Put all details such as Email Id, Password and Notification.
  • After that, enter details such as Enter Security code and tap on “Proceed” option.

  • Those who are signing for first time have to select “New candidates” option and fill the details such as Name, Date of Birth, Email ID, password etc.
  • Enter all details in Indian Air Force Online Form.
  • After that, upload scanned copies of recent passport size photograph, documents and certificates as per needs.
  • Re-check details filled by you in Indian Air Force Application Form are accurate.
  • Tap on Submit option for getting successfully registered.
  • Finally, you may obtain Print out of application form for further purpose.

Read Here: How to Fill Online Application Form

Essential Dates:

Last date to fill Online Application Form: 29-06-2017


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