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AFCAT stands for Air Force Common Admission Test. This test is conducted by the Indian Air Force for selection of officers in all branches of the IAF (except medical and dental) viz. Flying Branch (Short Service Commission only), Technical Branch (Permanent Commission and Short Service Commission) and Ground Duty Branch (Permanent Commission and Short Service Commission). AFCAT is conducted twice a year (in the month of February and August). The advertisement for the same is published in employment news, national leading daily and India Air force website in the months of December and June respectively

ATTENTION:     AFCT Written examination for 45 Days Comprehensive Course starts on Every Monday

Useful Information

Examination Details

EXAM-AFCAT (I & II)
  • Forms- December & June
  • Exam-February & September
  • Age Limit - 20 to 26 yrs
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
  • FOR FLYING BRANCH : Degree from a recognized university With 60 % & 12th Passed with 60% marks in Each Physics & Maths
  • For Ground Duty Technical: Degree from a recognized university With 60 % marks
  • iii) For Ground Duty Non-Technical: Degree of a recognized University with Physics , Mathematics, chemistry, statistic, International Relation ,Defence studies, Psychology, computer science , IT, Management , Mass Communication etc. with a 50% marks in aggregate all papers put together in Post Graduation and 60% Marks in Graduation
MODE OF SELECTION
  • Online Written Examination conducted by Indian Air Force
  • AFSB Interview by Air Force Selection Board(AFSB)

Age Limits

  • 20 to 24 years as on 01.01.2018 (born between 02.01.1994 to 01.01.1998 including both dates). Upper age limit for candidates holding valid and Current Commercial Pilot License issued by DGCA (India) is relaxed up to 26 years i.e. born between 02.01.1992 to 01.01.1998 (both dates inclusive).

Examination Schedule

Paper Availability of Forms Date of Examination
AFCAT-I December 2017 February 2018
AFCAT-II JUNE 2018 SEPT 2018

AFCAT EXAMINATION CENTERS

The AFCAT exam will be held across 40 cities/towns in the India
  • Ambala
  • Amritsar
  • Allahabad
  • Agra
  • Ahmedabad
  • Barnala
  • Bathinda
  • Bengaluru
  • Belgaum
  • Bidar
  • Kalaikunda (Kharagpur)
  • Kochi
  • Leh
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Mohanbari
  • Mysore
  • Bareilly
  • Nagpur
  • Bagdogra
  • Tezpur
  • Thanjavur
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Vadodara
  • Varanasi
  • Saharanpur
  • Shillong
  • Silchar
  • Sulur (Coimbatore)
  • Thane
  • Ojhar (Nasik)
  • Pathankot
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Port Blair
  • Salua (Kharagpur),
  • Srinagar
  • Suratgarh
  • Sirsa
  • Nal (Bikaner)

PAPER PATTERN

The AFCAT examination will be conducted in two phases:
Subject Duration Maximum Marks Questions
English 2 Hrs 30 Mins 100 120
General Knowledge 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 120
Mathematics 120 Minutes (2 hours) 100 100
Total 300

TOPIC COVERD

General Knowledge English Numerical Ability Reasoning
HISTORY COMPREHENSION DECIMAL FRACTION VERBAL SKILLS
INDIAN POLITY ERROR DETECTION SIMPLIFICATION SPATIAL ABILITY
INDIAN ECONOMY SYNONYMS AVERAGE  
SCIENCE ANTONYMS PROFFIT & LOSS  
GEOGRAPHY TESTING OF VOCABULARY PERCENTAGE  
CURRENT AFFAIRS SENTENCE COMPLETION RATIO & PRAPORTION  
SIMPLE INTEREST  

CUT OFF

Cut off marks for AFCAT-I is 150 out of 300 for AFCAT Paper-II 60 of 150 for EKT. Only those candidates who have cleared both AFCAT and EKT will be considered for Technical Branch. All candidates may login to their account to view their individual AFCAT/ EKT Marks.

NEGATIVE MARKS

Negative marking is concerned there is one-third negative marking in AFCAT 2018 exam. For every wrong answer, 1mark will be deducted as penalty.

TOPPER

  • Every Sunday Physical Training Class is organized by Physical Trainers
  • SSB Interview & Spoken English Classes also run in this course.
Duration Course Name/Code Application Form Charge Tuition Fee Total Payable Amount
3 Months Topper /1401 Rs.525/- Rs.25,000/- Rs.25,525/-
45 Days Topper /1402 Rs.525/- Rs.20,000/- Rs.20,525/-
Note:Included cost of Third Party Books

COMMANDO

  • Every Sunday Physical Training Class is organized by Physical Trainers
Duration Course Name/Code Application Form Charge Tuition Fee Total Payable Amount
3 Months Commando / 1501 Rs.525/- Rs.20000/- Rs.20,525/-
45 Days Commando/1502 Rs.525 Rs.15000/- Rs.15,525/-
Note: Included cost of Third Party Books

SPECIALITY

WHY CHOOSE MAJOR KALSHI CLASSES PVT. LTD. FOR AFCAT WRITTEN EXAM COACHING:

  1. MAJOR KALSHI CLASSES PVT. LTD. is India Oldest and Largest Armed forces Preparatory Institute. Established in 2008 by Mr. Saurabh Singh Major kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. has over 10 years of experience in successfully coaching candidates to be commissioned into the armed forces.
  2. Every Tenth officer in the Indian Armed forces has been a student of Major kalshi classes pvt. Ltd.
  3. Infrastructure: The Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. campus provides unmatched infrastructure, spread over 10 acres in lush green, pollution free, SSB like environment with on campus hostel and mess. Our classrooms for written coaching are air conditioned and well supported by modern Audio Visual technological aids and 24 hrs power back.
  4. Faculty: The highly qualified, experienced and updated faculty for AFCAT written coaching provides students with the right guidance to get best results in the exam. Students are coached by permanent faculty members not part-time teachers (working on per class basis) as in many other institutes.
  5. Fully equipped library: Only Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. offers the facility of a fully equipped library offering 1000+ relevant and important books pertaining to the syllabus of the examination and competitive exam preparation. Students can issue these books for self study, revision, practice etc.
  6. Study Room/ Reading Room: On campus study/ reading rooms are available to provide students with quiet and peaceful environment, perfect for self study and preparations. These rooms are open daily till late hours.
  7. Motivational lectures and movies: Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. specializes in motivating the youth towards serving our great nation. Students interact with candidates from all over the country working towards a common goal. Motivational lectures and movies shown, leave the students inspired to do something for the country and become better human beings.
  8. Discipline & Time Management: Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. is a Defence preparatory institute with strict rules that all students must abide by. All students are expected to follow the Honour Code and Discipline Code of Conduct of Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd, failing which they may be expelled without refunds. These guidelines enforced by the academy inculcate good values and discipline in the students. Students also learn the importance and benefits of proper time management. Sundays and other holidays are not observed to maintain continuity and to ensure students can focus on upcoming exam without distractions.
  9. Physical Fitness: Only Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. offers a fully equipped Football ground, Basketball court, Volley ball court, Cricket field and badminton court along with dedicated Obstacle course and vast open grounds to encourage physical fitness among candidates as endurance and stamina are a pre-requisite for SSB which is the next step after the exam.
  10. Exam specific coaching: Since exam patters vary for each examination, Major Kalshi classes pvt. Ltd. offers exam specific coaching for NDA, CDS, AFCAT etc.

Written course

  • The Major Kalshi Classes Pvt. Ltd. offers coaching for the AFCAT written examination. The faculty at MKC is tremendously accomplished and highly qualified in successfully coaching students for AFCAT examination.
  • The guidelines of distinction followed by Major Kalshi Classes Pvt. Ltd. assures that each student who opts for training of written examination with us, endures assurance and he would be thoroughly groomed for the exam.
  • Not only do we cover the entire syllabus subject after subject as per Indian Air Force guidelines, we also prepare our students with mock tests, previous year question papers practice and doubt clearing sessions which are conducted each week to counsel each student’s development.
  • Mock test/Monthly test results are also examined to summit the weak points of the aspirants. This gives students a sense of indulgence about the possible paper pattern and the level of difficulty of questions that will give them the right approach towards their examination, manage time efficiently and to eventually get the best possible results.
  • Students can learn here many tricks, shortcuts and quick and accurate answers through their time in the course. Apart from this, we provide extensively researched study material which helps students to easily access, organise and systematically approach the vast syllabus.

Correspondence course

  • Our original study material made by our own publication solely focuses on Indian Air Force and other defence examinations.
  • Latest trend analysis and overall updated questions that have the maximum chance of coming in examinations are given more focus to build confidence and support among students.
  • We compile our study material by analysing the question papers of last few years and by keeping in mind the present trend involving Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT).

MKC Publication

  • We have devised several books which will help in preparation forAFCAT written exam. These books are made with a focus of giving the student a thorough revision and practice for their respective subjects.
  • For each subject, a single book is given on which the students can prepare on each topic and sub-topic also keeping in mind the latest trend analysis which is present in each topic. Each of these chapters provides them with an in-depth knowledge of everything that pertains to the topic. There are several solved questions present in each book including multiple sample papers. At the conclusion of every chapter, solution and hints are given for important answers via important formulae and vital facts as well.

OTS (ONINE TEST SERIES)

  • MKC online mock tests are set by the same team ofMKC publication which knows the latest trends. We plan to include in this test series, the best questions that can may be asked from any defence textbooks and all major online and offline study materials in the market from which questions are asked in the Indian Air Force exams.
  • MKC has been putting all hard work and taking great pains in creating the best possible questions in our online tests to make our product a complete self-study package. This means that aspirants can save a lot of time and effort while doing their preparation.


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