Air Force Common Admission Test.

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The details of AFCAT exam is as follows :

The online exam is conducted by the Indian Air Force. The selection process of AFCAT Exam comprises the following stages:

  • AFCAT Written Exam is the only criteria for clearing first stage for the Non-Technical candidates; while AFCAT+ EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test) for the Technical candidates

  • Air Force Selection Board (AFSB) Interview

  • Medical Test

AFCAT Exam Pattern



EKT (only for technical)

Mode of Exam



No. of Questions



Maximum Marks



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

For all the candidates of the AFCAT, it is mandatory to appear in the written test. Also, the candidates who have applied for the technical posts need to appear in the Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT).

Important Points:

Total Time Duration: 2 hours

Number of Questions: 100

Marking Criteria: +3 for each correct answer

Negative Marking: -1 for each incorrect answer