To join the Indian Air Force as a Technical (Engineering Officer)
|Education Qualification||Age||Min Marks||Mode of Entry||Adv to look out in|
|B.E / B.Tech||18 to 28 Years||55% in all semesters.||EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test)||January July In Employment News|
|Electronics / Mechanical||Over all First Class||EKT +SSB Interview|
|EEE||EKT + SSB|
|Electronics and Communications||GATE score 70%||EKT + SSB|
|Instrumentation||EKT + SSB|
|Computer Science & Engineering||EKT + SSB|
|AMIE / MSc||First Class||EKT + SSB|
The candidates will be called for Indian Air Force EKT Test, Only those candidates who qualify the EKT will be called for SSB Interview. In EKT ( part A- General English 40 Multiple Choice ?Questions + Part B Specialist Subjects 35 Multiple Choice Questions) .
Air Force Training for selected candidates will be given at Air Force Academy Hyderabad, and Air Force Technical College, Bangalore. Total period of training 72 weeks. As a Technical Branch Officer, you will use your technical knowledge. To deal not only with aircrafts but also its weapon systems, the communication network and other support systems.
You are also required to posses’ managerial skills of a very high degree to muster the resources in respect of the entire technical facilities of IAF right from ground to air. The IAF plans your career accordingly by offering you various courses and higher technical qualifications in India and abroad so that you are able to fulfill your aspirations as the best in the field.
University Entry Scheme: For male Candidate 18 to 28 years. Pre-final years, Final year Student. Either permanent or Short service Commission
Note : Candidates, who are finally selected to join the Technical Branch under this scheme, will be paid a stipend equivalent to the basic pay of a flying Officer during the period of your final year’s stay in the College. Candidates whom join the Short Service Commission Course also entitled to the stipend.
Women Eligible for Technical Branch : Should be unmarried if below 25 years of age. Age 18 to 28 Years.
Education : BE / B.Tech with 60 % and above.
Short Service Commission : For Women following IAF offer commission in the following branches
|Flying Branch||Technical Branch||Accounts||Administrative & Logistics||Education||Meteorological Branch|
|19 -23||19 – 28 Years||20 to 23 Years||20 to 23 years For Graduates In any discipline including Law||20 to 25 years||20 to 25 years|
|B.Sc (Phy & Maths) Or B.E||B.E In notified discipline||60 % + in B.com 50% + in M.Com (25 years)||25 years for post Graduates.||M.A., / M.Sc., With 50 % and above in Selected Subjects.||M.Sc., in Physics/ Meteorology/Geography/ Oceanography MSc in Maths 50 %|
|25 in case of CPL Holders||AICWA/CA 27 years||For Graduates 60%||For M.Ed/ Ph.D- 27 Years.||Three Stage Selection will be followed|
|For PG 50 % +For B.L degree up to 28 Years.||PABT, Personality Test , Intelligence Test, Picture Perception and Discussion test. Psychological Test, Group Testing and Interview- Medical- Merit List.|
Candidates doing their Final year of Graduation Can apply.