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    Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    I am anusha chevuru, graduated. Now i wish to join IndianAirforce. I would like to know the eligibility criteria for girls after graduation. Please email me the answer regarding my question at anushachevuru@yahoo.com Also do inform me what are the exams to be taken for having the eligibility.


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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    first of all u should unmarried and ur age not exceeding 28. You must having a degree frm a rec university with 60% aggregate. If u have NCC "C" cirt. It is advantage to u as 10% reservation is there for the cirt holders. U can apply for ground duty comissoned officer. 9-7-12 is last dae to apply online through www.indianairforce.nic.in/careers. Best of luck.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Procedure, Eligibility criteria, Fitness and physical criteria for girls to join Indian Air Force? What are the different branches and entrance exams for which girl candidates can apply?

    i\'ve already done my graduation i.e passed b.e this year only from electronics n telecommunicarion branch.
    plzz reply to me in my email i.e
    cute.sheena30@gmail.com

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Dear friend


    read attachment for know about eligibility criteria for girls
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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    DEAR CANDIDATE,As you are a graduate pass candidate so you can apply for the AFCAT exam carried out for the recruitment of candidate in Indian air force. The age limit for the AFCAT exam is 19 to 25 years and minimum qualification required for it is graduation from a govt. Recognized University. Only unmarried candidates are allowed to apply. For the selection criteria first step is written test based on math’s, English, general knowledge. Both male and female candidates are allowed to apply.The candidate who is going to apply for the AFCAT exam must be an Indian and free from any kind of disability and disease. The applying candidate should be physically strong . But dear after AFCAT you can not apply for Indian navy and Indian air force because the candidate going to apply for the Indian navy and Indian air force should have studied PCM subjects in 12thSo dear this is the whole procedure through which a girl candidate can apply for the Indian air force.For more details please visit the air force official website www.indianairforce.nic.in. GOOD LUCK,

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    DEAR CANDIDATE,

    As you are a graduate pass candidate so you can apply for the AFCAT exam carried out for the recruitment of candidate in Indian air force. The age limit for the AFCAT exam is 19 to 25 years and minimum qualification required for it is graduation from a govt. Recognized University. Only unmarried candidates are allowed to apply. For the selection criteria first step is written test based on math’s, English, general knowledge. Both male and female candidates are allowed to apply.The candidate who is going to apply for the AFCAT exam must be an Indian and free from any kind of disability and disease. The applying candidate should be physically strong . But dear after AFCAT you can not apply for Indian navy and Indian air force because the candidate going to apply for the Indian navy and Indian air force should have studied PCM subjects in 12thSo dear this is the whole procedure through which a girl candidate can apply for the Indian air force.
    For more details please visit the air force official website www.indianairforce.nic.in.

    GOOD LUCK,
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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Female candidates are eligible to apply for Indian Air force through AFCAT Examination .

    AFCAT Stands for Air force Common Admission Test and this examination is conducted by Indian Air force Once in a year . To apply for this examination , the candidate must holding the graduate degree of a recognized Institute or equivalent qualification . Final year of degree course may also eligible . AFCAT notification was already released and it is available in the official website of AFCAT .

    ~~ Last date for receipt of application :: 09/07/12
    ~~ Last date for receipt of application(flung areas) :: 16/07/12

    Flying Branch ::

    ## You have to finished your bachelor's degree of a recognized Institute .
    ## You must secure at least 60% aggregate marks .
    ## Your age should be between 19 years and 25 years .
    ## Both Men and Women candidates are eligible to apply for this examination .

    Technical Branch ::

    ## You have to finished your Aeronautical Engineering in Mechanical Engineering OR Electronics Engineering of a recognized Institute .
    ## You must secure at least 60% aggregate marks .
    ## Your age should be between 18 years and 28 years .
    ## Both Men and Women candidates are eligible to apply for this examination .

    Ground Duty Branch ::

    ## Ground Duty Consist of Administration , Logistics , Accounts , Education
    ## You have to finished your bachelor's degree OR post graduate degree of a recognized Institute .
    ## You must secure at least 60% aggregate marks .
    ## Your age should be between 20 years and 27 years .
    ## Both Men and Women candidates are eligible to apply for this examination .

    If you need more details , Visit the official website of Indian Air force .
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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Yes , after completion of GRDUATION , Girls can join Airforce

    Actually , You can apply for different Entrance exams to join Airforce

    -) CDS exam

    -) AFCAT exam


    -)) AFCAT exam : -

    AFCAT stands for Airforce Common Admission Test

    To apply for the exam ,

    The candidates should have completed Grduation from a Recognised university
    The Exam Includes 3 branches

    1) Techical Branch
    2) Flying brach
    3) Ground duty branch



    >> FOr Technical Branch , your age should be bewteen 18-28 years

    >> For Ground duty Branch , your age should be bewteen 20-23 years

    >> For Flying brnach , your age should be bewteen 19-23 years

    >> You must be a citizen of india




    -)) For CDS exam ,

    Your age should be bewteen 19-23 years , for Airforce
    You should have completed Grduation from a Recognised university




    All the best

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    You are a graduate pass candidate so you can apply for the AFCAT exam in Indian air force ,but you have to be unmarried and also have to pass the criteria of IAF

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Hai,Yes a graduation completed female candidate can be eligible for Indian airforce.AFCAT:-AFCAT(Airforce Common Admission Test),Graduation completed candidates can be eligible for this exam and you must have atleast 60% marks.The age limits is 19 to 23 years, no upper age relaxation.You must be a citizen of india.Male and female candidates are eligible.For more detailswww.indianairforce.nic.inCDS:-



    You can also visit below website www.upsc.gov.inAll the best.
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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Hai

    If you are taken Science subjects and scored 60% mark, you can appear join in the Air force by appearing CDS, UES, AFCAT and PABT exams

    Thanks

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    It is good to see that you are interested in Indian Air force and to join air force you have to complete your graduation first and then you can apply for Air force common admission test examination. Girls can not apply for CDS Examination and can not join Air force Academy through CDS. But girls can Join Air force through AFCAT Examination. This examination is conducted by IAF Every year. But to apply for this examination you have to complete your Graduate degree course with minimum 60% marks, If you have not scored minimum 60% marks in your graduation then you can not apply for this examination. Applications are invitedto Men and Women for Air Force Common Admission Test for the coursescommencing in January 2013 for grant of Short Service Commission in Flying,Technical and Ground Duty Branches as well as University Entry Scheme.

    The eligibility criteria are vary from Branch to branch, You have to apply as per your Eligibility.

    For Flying Branch, you have to complete your Graduate degree course in any disciplinefrom a recognized University with minimum 60% marks and you must have studymaths and Physics as a compulsory Subjects in your 12th examination.

    For Technical Branch, You have to complete your Engineering Graduate degree course in Electronics with minimum 60% Marks.

    For Ground Duty Branch, You have to complete your Graduate degree course in Commerce withminimum 60% Marks or Completed your Post graduate degree course with minimum 50%marks from a recognized University.

    AGE REQUIREMENT:

    ## For Flying Branch : Age should between 19 to 23 Years
    ## For Technical Branch : Your age should between 18 to 28 years
    ## For Ground Duty Branch : Your age should between 20 to 23 Years.

    The examination have 4 sections and all are objective questions and you have to passed in each one of the section Individually.
    You have to prepared well for this examination as per the pattern and syllabus.

    SELECTION PROCEDURE:



    EXAM PATTERN:


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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Dear,
    You can apply for CDS exam or AFCAT exam to join airforce
    For CDS exam eligibility criteria are
    -qualification graduate
    -age should be between 19-24 years
    -nationality Indian
    -minimum height for girls is 152 cms
    -unmarried
    -physically and medically fit
    CDS exam is conducted twice a year by UPSC
    Written exam will be followed by SSB interview and medical board
    Eligibility for AFCAT exam are
    Qualification graduate
    Age limit is 19-24 depending on various entries
    Wish you good luck

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    hi,
    you can apply cds exam and afcat exam to join Indian air force.
    you must be graduate from a recognized university.
    age limit is 19-24 years.
    you must be Indian citizen

    you must be physically as well as mentally fit.

    for more;-
    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    for joining Indian air focre, you have following options:


    -->>CDSE: this is combined defense services examination. But this is only for boys.
    the exam is conducted twice in a year by UPSC.
    it consists of general awareness, maths and English.
    its conducted in month of February and September.
    your age should be between 19 to 23 years for this.


    the entries for girls are:

    1. AFCAT: this is air force common admission test.
    for joining into flying, technical or ground branch of IAF.

    the exam consists of english, reasoning, maths and general awareness.

    2. Logistics branch: this is ground duty branch and you can
    join after graduation as SSC officer.

    3. accounts branch: a graduate of B.Com is eligible for this.

    4. Technical: it is through AFCAT and
    UES:: this is university entry scheme.
    the age limit is 18 to 28 years.


    for more, check careerairforce.nic.in

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Hello ,

    You join Indian Air Force after graduation that's good . The girls are join Air Force after graduation throw AFCAT exam . The AFCAT exam is stand for AIR FORCE COMMON ADMISSION TEST . It exam conducted by Indian Air Force joining for Air Force services such that : Flying Branch , Technical Branch , Ground Duty Branch . The Ground Duty Branch is divided in few scheme which is : Administration & Logistics Scheme , Account Scheme , Education Scheme .

    Eligibility Criteria For Flying Branch :
    Qualification : Graduation from a recognized university and candidate have must passed in 12th class with physics , math. subject OR Bachelor degree in engineering .
    Age Limit : 19 to 23 year .
    Gender : Male and Female both candidate are apply for this scheme .

    Eligibility Criteria For Technical Branch :
    Qualification : Bachelor degree in engineering .
    Age Limit : 18 to 28 year .
    Gender : Male and Female both candidate are apply for this scheme .

    Eligibility For Ground Duty Branch :

    Eligibility Criteria For Administration & Logistics Scheme :
    Qualification : Graduation from a recognized university in any stream with 60% marks .
    Age Limit : 20 to 23 year .
    Gender : Male & Female both candidate are apply for this scheme .

    Eligibility Criteria For Account Scheme :
    Qualification : Graduation degree in B.Com with 60% marks OR M.Com / C.A. with 50% marks .
    Age Limit : 20 to 25 year .
    Gender : Male and Female both candidate are apply for this exam .

    Eligibility Criteria For Education Scheme :
    Qualification : Post graduate in any stream with 50% marks .
    Age Limit : 20 to 27 year .
    Gender : Male and Female both candidate are apply for this exam .

    AFCAT Exam Syllabus :
    afcat exam syllabus.jpg

    Stage Of AFCAT Exam :
    AFCAT Exam stage.png

    AFCAT Exam Physical Criteria :
    afcat exam physical criteria.jpg

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Friend,Being girl candidate and graduate, you may apply for AFCAT- Air Force Common Admission Test. You must be secured minimum 70 percent marks. Required age limit is 19-25 years. You have to appear in the entrance examination of objective type having sections namely Reasoning Ability, General Awareness, General English and Quantitative Aptitude. Required height is 157 cm but for girl candidate is 152 cm. AFCAT generally held once in a year.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    • Yes, even girls can also join the Indian Air force.
    • Girls can't join the Indian air force through combined defence services (cds) exam, you must have to appear in the Air force common admission test (AFCAT).
    • This exam is for the three branches i.e Flying branch, technical branch and the ground duty branches.
    Flying branch
    1. Educational qualification- You must have completed graduation in any stream and has got minimum 60% and must have Pcm subjects in class 12th.
    2. Age limit- 19 to 23 years.
    Technical branches.
    • Educational qualification- You must have 4 year degree in an engineering field from an recognised university.
    • Age limit-18 to 28 years.
    Ground duty branches.
    1. Educational qualification- You must have completed graduation in commerce stream with minimum 60%.
    2. Age limit-20 to 23 Years..

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    sir...nw m in 2nd year of engg..stream-IT, i have ncc-A,B,C cert. bt through army wing.....and i want to join IAF in flying branch...so for that what i have to do?

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    sir...nw m in 2nd year of engg..stream-IT, i have ncc-A,B,C cert. bt through army wing.....and i want to join IAF in flying branch...so for that what i have to do?

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Dear

    You Have Two Exams To Join in Indian Air Force.Those are as Under
    CDS------Combined Defence Service
    AFCAT----Air Force Common Admission Test

    About The CDS Exam:
    CDS Means Combined Defence Service.This CDS Exam is Conducting by The Union Public Service Commission Two Times in a Every year.For This CDS Exam All Males and Females are Eligible and Should be Indian and Should be Completed The Any graduation from The Any Discipline University and age Should be between 19-23 Years

    About The AFCAT:
    AFCAT Means Air Force Common Admission Test.This Exam Includes three Branches And for The All Three Branches All Males and Females are Eligible and Should be Completed The Any Graduation from The Any Discipline University with 60% Marks and age Details The Are as Under
    Technical Branch:18-28 Years.
    Ground Duty Branch:20-25 Years.
    Flying Branch:19-23 Years

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    hello friend

    yes you are eligible for join indian air force

    you must apply for AFCAT exam

    girls cant join through CDS exam

    your body must physically and mentally fit

    your age must 28 below

    you must be unmarried

    you must complete your graduation be complete in recognized university

    i hope you got some information friend

    thank you..................

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    where we can found the CDS or AFCAT forms and courses

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Girls candidates can join the defense service through CDS exam.

    CDS stands for the Combined Defense Service exam.

    This exam is organized by the Union Public Service Commission for the recruitment of candidates in the following academy:

    IMA

    NA

    AFA

    OTA



    Qualification criteria for the CDS exam
    =========================

    You should be graduated in any branch from recognized university.

    You must have math and physics as compulsory subject.

    You must be the citizen of India.

    You should be in age of 19 to 25 years

    No age relaxation is applicable.



    Exam procedure for the CDS exam
    =======================

    Written test

    SSB Interview

    Medical test


    The notification for the CDS exam will be published in two times in a year.

    You can complete the application form in online mode at UPSC official website

    http://upsconline.nic.in

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Hello friend,

    You can join Indian Air force by applying for CDS exam.

    CDS- Combined Defense Services.

    This exam was conducted by Union Public Service Commission.

    This exam is held twice a year in the month of February & September.

    Eligibility criteria:-

    You should have passed your graduation from any recognized University.

    Age limit is between 19-24 years.

    Martial status should be single.

    Should be a citizen of INDIA.

    You can apply through online only using the website http://www.upsconline.nic.in


    All the best..

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for girls after graduation to join Indian Air Force?

    Friend

    After the Graduation Girls can also apply for the Exam. In order to join for the Indian Air force you have to clear either AFCAT exam or CDS exam.

    CDSE – Combined Defence Service Examination

    > This exam is conducted by the UPSC. The candidates must full fill the following requirements in order to apply for the Indian Air force

    Education
    The candidates must clear Graduation from the recognized college. The candidates must hold Physics and Mathematics In the Intermediate level.

    Age limit
    19-23 years

    Sex, Martial Status and Nationality
    The Both Male and Female are eligible for the CDS exam. The candidates should be Unmarried and should be Indian citizen

    Selection Process

    >> Written Exam
    >> Interview
    >> Medical Examination

    ** AFCAT – Air force common Admission Test

    Education Qualification
    The candidates must complete Graduation in the B.E / B.Tech from the recognized college.

    Age limit
    19-23 years

    About the Exam Notification
    Both exam Notification is displayed in the employment news papers and also Daily leading National Important News Papers

    In the Indian Air force you have the different Branches in which you can join

    >> Flying Branch
    >> Technical Branch
    >> Ground Duty

    Thank You

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