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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:     AFCAT-1 2018 written examination; 45 Days Comprehensive Course starts on 1st January 2018, 8th January 2018.

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 GST Applicable on Course Fee Total Payable Amount
3 Months Topper/1401 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.20000/- Rs.3600/-/- Rs.24125/-
45 Days Topper /1402 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.15000/- Rs.2700/- Rs.18225/-
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 GST Applicable on Course Fee Total Payable Amount
3 Months Commando / 1501 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.15000/- Rs.2700/- Rs.18225/-
45 Days Commando/1502 Rs.500 + 25(GST) Rs.10000/- Rs.1800/- Rs.12325/-
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 classes Pvt. Ltd. offers coaching for the AFCAT written examinations conducted by Indian Air Force for recruitment into various branches of Air force. The faculty at Major Kalshi Classes is highly qualified and vastly experienced in successfully coaching students for AFCAT examinations. The standards of excellence followed by Major Kalshi Classes ensure that each student who opts for coaching with us feels confident and well prepared for the exam. Not only do we cover the entire syllabus subject by subject as per notification, we also prepare our students with mock tests, previous year question papers and doubt clearing sessions which are conducted each week to monitor each student’s progress. Mock test/ Monthly test results are also discussed to pin point where the student may be lacking.

This ensures that the students know what to expect in the examination, how to approach the examination, manage time efficiently and get the best possible results. Experienced and updated faculty teaches students how to handle the AFCAT examination specifically; they focus on the format and type of questions likely to be asked in the exam. Students can learn many formulae and shortcuts to get quick and accurate answers while attempting the examination. Apart from this, we provide extensively researched study material which helps students to easily access, organise and systematically approach the vast syllabus.

Correspondence course

offer provides web enabled self and units tests, mock tests, digital content and learning assistance in following modes.

  1. Take online assessments / tests for just Rs. 1680/- on fixed price basis . the tests will be topicwise/ unit wise covering topics and subtopics in verbal Ability , Numerical ability , Reasoning, general Awareness and Military aptitude and very similar mock tests section wise and complete tests.
  2. Take online assements / tests on hourly basis. The tests will be topicwise / unit wise tests covering topics and subtopics nd every similar mock tests section wise and complete tests. In addition there you can create tests for self Assessment from a large question bank to cater to your day to day studies to bild basics . the minimum cost is Rs. 300/
  3. To resolve any doubts on quality of online tests , we suggest you to click here, (www.mkcpublication.in) Be sure before subscribing tour distance learning course to help you prepare for your forthcoming AFCAT exam .

MKC Publication

The present study package for AFCAT has been designed to help aspirants preparing for AFCAT 2018-19. The book has been divided into four sections namely General Awareness, Verbal Ability in English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test, each sub-divided into number of chapters as per the syllabi of AFCAT 2018-19. The General Awareness section covers History of India, Geography, Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Basic Science and Miscellaneous Facts, Figures, etc. Ample number of solved problems has been provided in each chapter in the book. The solved problems have been designed on the lines of questions asked in previous years’ AFCAT Admission Test. Solved questions will ensure effective comprehension of the concepts covered under the syllabi of the common admission test.

Also at the end of each chapter unsolved practice exercises have been provided to help candidates practice as well as self analyse their level of preparation for the upcoming examination. The book also contains AFCAT 2018 (II) and AFCAT 2019 (I) Solved Papers which will help aspirants get an exact idea of the types of questions asked in the examination.

As the book contains ample solved problems along with study material designed strictly on the lines of the examination pattern, it for sure will act as the perfect and the rapid resource book for preparation for the upcoming AFCAT 2018-19


OTS (ONINE TEST SERIES)

This Online Test Series for AFCAT contains Five Mock Test in English and Hindi for each of the set contain General Awerencess, Verbal Ability, Numerical Ability and Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test. The tests have been prepared by the highly experienced and expert faculty of Major Kalshi Classes.


USEFUL DETAILS
  • Present Rate of GST is 18%. Fee can be changed if there is levy/Change in taxes by the Central / State Govt.
  • Fee can be deposited through Online & Offline Mode.
  • Fee is non refundable once paid.
  • Things to carry for Hostel : Bed sheet, Pillow Cover, Blanket, Towel and Cosmetic Items.
  • Things to carry for Physical Training & Interview :
  • For Summer : White T-Shirt, White Nacker, White Shoes & Socks / Formal Pant-Shirt
  • For Winter : White T-Shirt, Track Suit, White Shoes & Socks / Formal Pant-Shirt, Blazer
Note: We also provide SSB Interview Classes along with this course. Get ₹ 100 discount. Click Here

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