AFCAT Syllabus is based on the graduation level knowledge for all the subjects except Numerical Ability.
The syllabus for Numerical Ability will be of Matriculation level.Below given is the detailed syllabus for AFCAT and EKT for this session. With this, check the paper pattern, recommended books and other facts related to the syllabus for the exam.
|Exam||AFCAT||EKT (only for technical)|
|Mode of Exam||Online i.e. computer-based||Online i.e. computer-based|
|No. of Questions||100||50|
|Duration of Exam||2 hours (120 minutes)||45 minutes|
|Sections in Paper||General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test||Mechanical, Computer Science and Electrical & Electronics|
|Negative Marking||1 mark||1 mark|
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Given below is the detailed syllabus for AFCAT 2020 for all the 4 sections- General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test
For clearing the section with better marks, students must know about the current events. It is mandatory for the students to keep themselves updated with the current affairs. The main topics asked in this section are given below:
In this section, Vocabulary, Grammar and Verbal Ability of the applicants will be evaluated. The important topics of this section are given below:
This section checks the student’s ability to solve numerical problems with speed and accuracy. For scoring well in this section, students must have a good understanding of Basic Mathematical concepts. The important topics of this section are as follows:
The questions in this section based on the diagrams, figures, charts, tables as analogies and reasoning. Questions in this section are asked from the syllabus which is listed below:
Books help students to prepare exam in a better way. It helps students to easily understand any concept. With the help of books, Student’s can clear their doubts regarding any topic. But to select a good book is a tough task. It should cover each and every topic of the syllabus.
The following table shows the names of the AFCAT books along with the author’s name:
|Books Name||Author/ Publisher|
|AFCAT Exam Guide 1st edition for Flying and Technical Branch||Ramesh Publishing House|
|Lets Crack AFCAT||SSBCrack|
|AFCAT Topic-wise solved paper||Disha Experts|
|AFCAT Solved Paper||Arihant Publication|
|General Knowledge||Arihant Publication|
|Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations||RS Aggarwal|
|A modern approach to Verbal Reasoning||RS Aggarwal|
|Let's Crack EKT - Engineering Knowledge Test||SSBCrack|
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.