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How to join Indian Air Force

Eligibility:[edit]

Age: 16 ½ to 19 years Indian National

Educational Qualifications[edit]

10+2 with Physics and Mathematics. Final year students can also apply.

Advertisements published[edit]

March and October every year. Admission granted to National Defence Academy, Pune Educational Qualification: Graduate Flying Branch/ Technical Branch/ Ground Duty Branch

Women in Indian Air force: (SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION)[edit]

Selection Procedure: Scrutiny of Applications Testing Officer Like Qualities Medical Exam All India Merit List

FLYING BRANCH (Only Unmarried Indian Male)[edit]

Age:19- 23 years Educational Qualifications:

  • Graduate (3Year Course) in any stream from a recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) / BE / B Tech.
  • Final Year students can apply (No backlogs + min. 60% marks in preceding term)
  • No Percentage Bar for CDSE entry
  • Qualifying Examinations for Flying Branch

Combined Defence Services Examination (CDSE) (written test under UPSC) Advertisement:April and September every year.

TECHNICAL BRANCH[edit]

Age:18- 28years Candidates may apply via Direct Entry/ University Entry Scheme Direct Entry: (Men and Women) Educational Qualification: Engineering

University Entry Scheme[edit]

Age: 18- 28yrs.

Educational Qualification[edit]

All candidates applying must have

Four year degree qualification with 60% marks aggregate from a recognized university

OR

Cleared examination of Associate Membership of Institution of Engineers (India) (Sec. A+ B)

OR

Cleared examination of Aeronautical Society of India(Sections A +B)

All the candidates must have pursued 8 subjects out of the total 18 mentioned below while pursuing any 1 of the above mentioned qualifications:- (1) Physics / Engineering Physics. (2) Engineering Drawing/ Graphics. (3) Engineering Mathematics (4) Automotive Engineering / Plant Engineering / Industrial Engineering. (5) Engineering Mechanics / Strength of Material. (6) Aerodynamics. (7) Thermodynamics and Applications / Heat Power Engineering. (8) Heat and Mass Transfer. (9) Fluid Mechanics / Turbo Machines. (10) Flight Mechanics. (11) Machine Drawing / Machine Design. (12) Mechatronics. (13) Material Science / Metallurgy. (14) Vibrations. (15) Workshop Technology / Manufacturing Technology / Production Engineering. (16) Hydraulics and Pneumatics. (17) Aircraft Structures. (18) Theory of Machines (Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery

Advertisement:[edit]

February and August Every Year

Note: Final year students are eligible to apply on the condition that they produce the degree and marks sheet 15 days prior to commencement of training.

GROUND DUTY BRANCH:[edit]

Administration Branch Accounts Branch Logistics Branch Nationality: Indian

Age Limit for all Branches:[edit]

20 to 23 years for Graduates 20 to 25 years for Post Graduates 20 to 26 Years for Graduates in Law/ ICWA/CA

Marital Status: All candidates below 25yrs must be unmarried.

Educational Qualifications for Administration/ Logistics/Accounts Branch:[edit]

Graduation degree in any discipline with minimum 60% marks

OR

Post Graduation degree / equivalent diploma in any discipline with a minimum 50% aggregate.

Comments

I like to serve my country. I'm a DIPLOMAT. I passed out 2010. I'm having interest to work in INDIAN AIR FORCE.

i am shrilatha my age is 25 yrs ,studied MPharm-Pharmacology with74%,i am very interested to join ground sector job in air force .plz send me details to my mail.vankashri@gmail.com

I am venky, age 23yrs. completed B.tech in 2011,in that i hav less than 60%(59.89) and 10 and 10+2 had more than 75%,so is there any way to join in IAF or INDIAN NAVY.

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