Veerendra Kolla

I want to join indian air force as a pilot.

I'm presently pursuing my final year B.E in the stream of Electronics And Communication Engineering. I need some information about entrance exam for indian air force. And also want to know how to prepare physically and technically for clearing the entrance test

by Veerendra Kolla
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: I want to join indian air force as a pilot.

Prathamesh Kapote
Prathamesh Kapote
Verified Career Expert
Founder And Director At Canvas Career
  • Nasik

Hello Veerendra,
Welcome to Mera career guide!!! and thanks for proposing your query here.
Becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force has been always a dream of many of thestudents since from their school. Working in Indian Air Force is one of themost prestigious career considered. Its one of the Central Government Job andthe most respected job in our text. While everyone aspires to get into IndianAir Force but don't have the proper information how to get into it.
One can get into Indian Air Force right after 12th Science or on completing thegraduation. But the nature of work changes depending through which channel youare coming.

As you have mentioned you have been in engineering final year and want to getinto Indian Air Force for PILOT. Here are details of it-

You can apply to the Flying Branch through Short Service Commission through AirForce Common Admission Test (AFCAT).

Eligibility Criteria-
The Candidates should be between 19 and 23 years.

Educational Qualification-
The candidates should be graduates in any discipline from a recogniseduniversity.The candidates should have obtained at least 60 % marks in thesame.Also,the candidates should have had mathematics and physics at 10+2. Orthe candidates should possess a four year BE/B.tech degree from a recogniseduniversity with minimum 60 Per cent.

Physical Standards-

Height and Weight-
minimum height: 162.5cm with correlated weight, Leg length :min-99cms.


Max-120 cms,Thigh Length Max-64 cms. Sitting Height Min-81.5CMS,Max- 96 cms.

Vision
Minimum Visua Acuity 6/6 in one eye and 6/9 in the other ,correctable to 6/6only for hypermetropia.
Manifest Myopia - Nil.

Note- 1. Short Service commission in Flying branch is for 14 years with noextension.
2.Upper age limit is relaxed to 25 years for holders of valid and currentCommercial Pilot's license (CPL) issued by DGCA(INDIA) for SSC.
3. Final year student can also apply provided they dnt have any backlog andshould have secured minimum 60% marks in aggregrate in all papers put togetherupto last semester.

You can visit to www.careerairforce.nic.in for more information.

Hope you find this information helpful and useful.

Feel free to get in touch again.

Wish you Good Luck

Warm regards
Prathamesh K.

In order to post replies to the question: "I want to join indian air force as a pilot."

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

What is the scope in travel and tourism and how to make a career in it?

Hi Deepti My daughter will be graduating from B.COM Travel & Tourism this June 2018. She did her graduation from Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. .. read more

I have appeared for my 12th boards this year waiting for my result. So my option was fashion designing, degree course , but since I couldn't clear nift, I thought that Ill appear next year.Now I'm really confused as I want to do BBA too. please guide me

You are required to check your CBSE 12th Board Result then you will able to know that what should be pursued by you. To check your result, follow this .. read more

Sir, my son who is 22 years now is studying BTch CSE from GD Goenka University Gurgaon. He was supposed to clear last semester this year but however, he is still to clear some backs. I woiuld like to know the best career opportunities for him.

Hello, You can make son to prepare for the Railways Exams,The RRB has given several vacancies in the Assistant Loco Pilot and Group D. Soon more vacan .. read more

Hey, I am Subir Baidya . I am a 1st year student of JIS College of Enginnering in computer science Engineering. Sir i think now a days engg is not a good choise . So sir i decided to prepare for UPSC or WBSC exam. sir "is it a good choise ?"

Hello, You have various career options to prepare for some of the exams you can go for are as follows UPSC Exams State PSC Exams SSC CGL & SSC CHS .. read more
Most Popular

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

How join navy after 12 th   .. read more

what to do after polytechnic

Marketing & sales  .. read more

What are top 10 colleges for Jewellery Designing in the world?

Jewelry Designing is an art & profession of designing & creating jewelry.  Top 10 Jewelry Designing Colleges in the world :- () Arch Coll .. read more

What others lines i m eligible for after doing b.p.t except m.p.t in india and outside india

Apart from MPT, you can do the rehabilitation fellowship courses where you will get an expertise in the core components of rehabilitation. Know about .. read more
Caching Date: 4/26/2018 4:54:48 PM