The Indian Air Force (IAF) released the official notification for the AFCAT I 2021 exam on December 01, 2021. The deadline for the submission of the AFCAT application form was on January 11, 2021.
On the other hand AFCAT II 2021 Application form is expected to be released in the month of June 2021. The AFCAT exam fees are INR 250/-. There is no relaxation in the application fees for any category of candidates
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The AFCAT correction window was activated from January 18, 2021, to January 21, 2021. To access the correction window, candidates need to log in with the user ID and password. The candidates who have applied successfully will be able to download AFCAT Admit Card 2021.
Here are important dates for AFCAT I & II 2021 exam:
|Events||AFCAT I 2021||AFCAT II 2021|
|Official Notification||December 01, 2020||June 2021|
|Starting of Application Process||December 01, 2020||June 2021|
|Last Date to Apply||January 11, 2021||To be notified|
|Last Date of Fees Payment||January 11, 2021||To be notified|
|Editing of Application Form||January 18 - 21, 2021||To be notified|
|Exam Date||February 20 - 22, 2021||To be notified|
|Declaration of Result||To be notified||To be notified|
Candidates who are willing to take AFCAT II 2021 must be a citizen of India. The brief eligibility criterion for different branches/courses is mentioned below for your reference.
It varies as per the branch. Here is a brief detail of the age limit and relaxation:
For AFCAT Physical and Medical Standards, check Detailed AFCAT Eligibility
Aspirants after checking their eligibility should apply for AFCAT II 2021 exam in online mode.No other modes of application shall be entertained. Here is the step to apply for the AFCAT 2021 exam:
Name, parents’ name (will be auto-filled from the sign-up data), email address, secondary email address, nationality, mobile number, visible identification mark, CPSS/PABT status, CPSS/PABT batch number, CPSS/PABT date of passing, CPSS/PABT chest no, CPSS/PABT attended at which Air Force Selection Board, Select Rank in IAF, service number, currently posted unit, select command, gender, marital status and date of birth.
|Education level||Choose one from the list:
|Select graduation level||Choose one from the list as per the above options:
|Select a qualification degree||For Group A, B, D choose from the following
|Course Duration (in years)||This should be entered in numeric form|
|Name of the college||Should be entered in a maximum of 50 characters|
|Name of University||In a maximum of 50 characters|
|Date of graduation||In DD/MM/YYYY format|
|Aggregate/Gross Percentage||In numeric digit|
|If candidates have current backlog||Mark it as yes or no|
|Aggregate/gross percentage obtained in Class 12||In numeric form|
|Enter Physics percentage as per Class 12 mark sheet||In numeric digit|
|Enter percentage obtained in Class 12||Candidates should enter it in numeric digit|
To fill the AFCAT Application Form, candidates must have the following documents ready in the prescribed format. The documents are:
The images are required to be in jpg/jpeg format. Here are the specifications for the files:
|Images to Upload||Format||File Size|
|Photograph||JPG / JPEG||10KB to 50KB|
|Signature||JPG / JPEG||10KB to 50KB|
|Thumb Impression||JPG / JPEG||10KB to 50KB|
The Indian Air Force opened the AFCAT 2021 correction window from January 18 - 21, 2021. Candidates are allowed to make changes in father’s name, mother’s name, gender, photograph signature, and post preference.
There are no additional fees required to pay to make corrections in AFCAT application form 2021. This facility will only be available for the candidates who have completed the application process of AFCAT 2021.
To make certain changes in the application form, candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps:
Go through and practice the previous years’ AFCAT Practice Sets before the exam
If you have any query regarding AFCAT Application Form 2020, contact AFCAT Cell on
For any query on NCC Special Entry and Meteorology Branch, contact JDPO-3 (A/B) on
Ques. Can I submit my AFCAT Application Form 2021 via post?
Ans. No, you must fill the application form by visiting the official website only. Earlier scheme of offline applications has been discontinued.
Ques. I am in the fourth year of my graduation, Can I appear forAFCAT II 2021?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for AFCAT II 2021. However, it is necessary to have obtained 60% aggregate marks before final selection as well as you must not have any backlog for the same.
Ques. Can 12th pass candidates apply for AFCAt 2021 exam?
Ans. No, you are not eligible for AFCAT. The candidate must be in the final year or have passed Graduation to appear for AFCAT.
Ques. How many attempts are there in the AFCAT exam?
Ans. There is no limit on the number of attempts which means candidates can appear in the exam until the age limit exceeds.
Ques. Can women apply for AFCAT 2021 exam?
Ans. Yes, both men and women can apply AFCAT 2021 exam.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.