The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is conducted twice a year. The cutoff marks will be released separately for both AFCAT I and AFCAT II 2021. The AFCAT I 2021 exam will be held from February 20-21, 2021. The cutoff marks will be declared along with the AFCAT Result.
Candidates can check the cutoff marks from the official website by entering their email ID, password, and captcha code. The cutoff marks depend on the difficulty level of the exam, the total number of vacancies, total appeared candidates and previous years’ cutoff.
|Events||AFCAT I 2021 Dates|
|AFCAT Online written Test||February 20-21, 2021|
|AFCAT cutoff||April 5, 2021(Tentative)|
|AFSB Interview||To be notified|
|Final Cutoff||To be notified|
Candidates can easily check their AFCAT cutoffs by checking their scorecard on the official website. Hence, follow the steps given below to check the latest cutoffs:
The AFCAT cutoffs change every year based on certain factors. Generally, these factors include the difficulty of the exam, the number of vacancies, the number of candidates who showed up for the exam, and the total marks.
|Name of Exam||Cut off|
|AFCAT 1- 2021||155-160 (Out of 300 Marks)|
|EKT cut off||40-50 (Out of 150 Marks)|
Previous years’ cutoff marks will help you to understand the AFCAT exam trends. Applicants can also run calculations to understand the expected cutoff marks of AFCAT 2021. Here are the year-wise cutoff marks of AFCAT:
|AFCAT Phase / Year||AFCAT Cutoff||EKT Cutoff|
|AFCAT 2 Cut Off 2020||153||40|
|AFCAT 1 Cut Off 2020||155||40|
|AFCAT 2 Cut Off 2019||142||50|
|AFCAT 1 Cut Off 2019||133||50|
|AFCAT 2 Cut Off 2018||140||55|
|AFCAT 1 Cut Off 2018||155||60|
|AFCAT 2 Cut Off 2017||160||50|
|AFCAT 1 Cut Off 2017||150||60|
In the final merit list, candidates who will obtain the cutoff marks or above will be selected for the training of the respective courses. There will be 74 weeks for Flying and Ground Duty (Technical) Branches and 52 weeks for Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches.
Ques. Are there any sectional cutoff marks?
Ans. No, there are no sectional cutoff marks in AFCAT 2021.
Ques. I have scored one mark above the cutoff. Will I be selected?
Ans. Yes, you will be selected for the AFSB Interview.
Ques. How many candidates qualify for the AFCAT Interview?
Ans. Approx 10,000 candidates are selected for the AFSB test based on their performance in the online test.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.