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    How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    sir i am sujeet..studying btech in 3 yr electronics and comm. i want to know how can i apply for indian air force or navy..whats the eligibility criteria for it?

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    Dear sujeet, You have a great chance to apply for UES university entry scheme for naval campus selection. As you are persuing graduation in engineering. You must be a final or pre final year student of engineering to apply for the same. Your age should be 18.5 to 23.5 to apply for ues in navy. You will be directly selected for SSB interview through naval campus selection and medical test is final. Second step you can apply for CDS after the completion of your graduation. Graduation in any discipline can apply for indian army through CDS and gradutation in engineering,physics and maths can apply for indian navy and air force also. Age limit for the same is 19 to 25 years for OTA, 19 to 24 for IMA, 19 to 23 years for air force academy, 19 to 22 years for naval academy. for selection you have to clear objective type written exam and get a call for SSB. Medical test for final selection. If you like to join air force then there is also university entry scheme applicable for you. You can also apply for Air force common admission test (AFCAT) for selection in indian air force. It havve the eligibility criteria like this. Three branches:: 1) flying branch:: age 19 to 23 years upper age relaxation for commercial pilot license holder issued by DGCA india. Must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised university who have attained minimum 60 percent marks in aggregate in all papers together and also have passed maths physics at 10 2 level, or BE/BTECH degree from recognised university. 2) technical branch:: age 18 to 28 years, must be a graduate in engineering mechanical and electronics to apply. 3) ground duty branch:: age limit for graduate 20 to 23 years, for PG/LLB five years 20 to 25 years, for LLB 3years 20 to 26 years, for MED/PHd/CA/ICWA 20 to 27 years of age. For administration graduate in any discipline with 60 percent aggregate all papers or Pg degree/equivalent diploma in any discipline with minimum 50 percent marks. For accounts graduate in commerce BCOM minimum 3 years with 60 percent marks PG commerce, MCOM/CA/ICWA with 50 percent marks aggregate alltogether. For education branch PG degree in any discipline with minimum 50 percent aggragate all papers put together. Thank you. Have a great future ahead.

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    M 21 years old i want to join air force on 10 2 with physics chemistry and maths basis can i join please suggest me

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    According to your statement you can try for Indian Navy and Air force. You are a 3rd year engineering student you are to go through CDS entrance exam.

    The CDS eligibility is as under:-

    1. CDS entrance exam. is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    2.A Graduate or a final year candidate from the recognized University in any discipline can do NDA.

    3.The age of candidate for CDS NAVY: 19-22 years, CDS AIR FORCE: 19-23 years.

    4.Male/Female both can write CDS exam.

    5.Must be the citozen of India.

    6.Marital Status: Single.

    Followin these eligibility you can apply for CDS NAVy also for CDS Air force.

    You can try for AFCAT(Air force common admission test)to join in Flying/Technical/ground duty branches, You must be a Graduate with 60% marks from the recognized

    University. For details visit www.careeronairforce.nic.in

    Thank You,

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    Hi,

    The following are Entrance exam to join Indian after air force After B.tech course;-

    >>>CDS exam stands for Combined Defense Services

    >>AFCAT exam stands for Air force common Admission test


    CDS exam requires a graduation degree from a recognized university with science subjects.

    Your age should be between 19-23 years.

    You must be unmarried Indian candidates as well as physically fit,


    AFCAT exam three branch in Indian air force;-

    Ground duty Branch

    Technical Branch

    Flying branch

    You must be passed a bachelor degree from a recognized university.

    Your age should be between 18-28 years.

    You must be Indian citizen.

    You must be physically as well as mentally fit.

    All the best................................

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    You can join the Air force and Navy after graduation through CDS exam.

    For CDS exam you must have the following eligibility:-

    --Graduation in engineering or science
    --Degree must be from recognized university
    --Age must be in between:-
    For Air force- 19-23 years
    For Navy-19-22 years

    --You can apply in the final year of graduation.
    --You must be Indian
    --You must be Unmarried
    --You must be physically and mentally fit.

    You can apply for the exam through online http://www.upsc.gov.in

    Thank you.

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    Hi

    You can apply for Indian Air force and Indian Navy through CDS exam.

    ELIGIBILITY FOR CDS EXAM

    >>Graduation in engineering or science stream
    >>Graduation must be from recognized university
    >>Age limit is 19-22 for Navy & 19-23 years for Air force.
    >>You must be Indian
    >>You must be Unmarried
    >>You must be Physically and mentally fit.

    So you can apply for the CDS exam after engineering in two times a year.
    For more http://www.upsc.gov.in


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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?


    Hai......

    hello friend,you can apply for Air Force or Navy at the two stages one is after Intermediadte and after graduation.

    After Intermediadte you can appear NDA exam.

    NDA stands National Defence Academy.It is organized by UPSC every two times as NDA-I and NDA-II.

    Eligibility Criteria For NDA::
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    -you should complete the 10+2 with PCM subjects to join in Air Force or Navy from Recognized board.

    -you should belongs to India.

    -your age limit should between 16.5 to 19 years.

    -you should be male and unmarried.

    -you should physically and mentally fitted.


    After graduation you can appear CDS exam.

    CDS stands Combined Defence Services.It is also organized by UPSC every year two times as CDS-I and CDS-II.

    Eligibility Criteria For CDS::
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    -you should complete the graduation degree from recognized university.

    -you should belongs to India.

    -Age Limit::

    -For Air Force::19 to 23 years.

    -For Navy::19 to 22 years.

    -the Male and Female both are eligible.

    -the candidate should be single or unmarried.

    -you should physically and mentally fitted.


    Happy to help you.........

    All the best............



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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    Hello my dear Friend

    There are so many opportunities for the B.Tech graduates

    I have given the ways to join in the Indian Air force or Indian Navy

    You can have a chance to write the CDS exam, AFCAT and UES exams



    For CDS exam you must complete the graduation and For AFCAT you must complete the Aeronautical engineering (Electrical ) or Aeronautical engineering (Mechanical )

    For UES also you should also have the same qualification as AFCAT


    Age limits:


    CDS ---- 19-22 years

    AFCAT -- 18-28 years

    UES --- 1925 years





    That is all



    Good luck




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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    [FONT=Times New Roman][/FONT]According to your statement you cantry for Indian Navy and Air force. You are a 3rd year engineering student youare to go through CDS entrance exam.

    The CDS eligibility is as under:-

    1. CDS entrance exam. is conducted by UPSC twice in a year.

    2.A Graduate or a final year candidate from the recognized University in anydiscipline can do NDA.

    3.The age of candidate for CDS NAVY: 19-22 years, CDS AIR FORCE: 19-23 years.

    4.Male/Female both can write CDS exam.

    5.Must be the citozen of India.

    6.Marital Status: Single.

    Followin these eligibility you can apply for CDS NAVy also for CDS Air force.

    You can try for AFCAT(Air force common admission test)to join inFlying/Technical/ground duty branches, You must be a Graduate with 60% marksfrom the recognized

    University. For details visit careeronairforce.nic.in

    Thank You,

    good luck...

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    If you want to join in Indian army.you can join through NDA,CDS entrance examination.

    the eligibility for NDA:
    12 th or its equivalents from the recognised university.
    citizen of India.
    age:16.5 to 19 years.
    only male and unmarried candidates can apply.
    good eyesight and medical fitness is neccessary.

    Eligibilities for CDS entrance examination:
    should be a graduate from recognised university.
    he can be of any science stream
    citizen of India
    both male and female candidates can apply.
    age criteria is:
    naval academy:19 to 22 years
    air force academy:19 to 23 years
    IMA:19 to 24 years
    OTA:19 to 25 years
    good eye sight,medical fitness

    selection process for NDA AND CDS:

    written examination
    ssb interview
    medical test
    for more information log in to http://www.upsc.gov.in

    all the best
    thank you

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    Re: How to apply for Indian Air Force or Navy? Eligibility criteria for it?

    If you are the final years B.tech student then you are eligible for the CDS ( Combined Defense Service) exam and after completing your B.tech, you are eligible for the UES (University Entry scheme). You can join after CDS and UES both. following are the eligibility criteria for the CDS and UES examination.

    CDS stands for the Combined Defense Services. The Exam conducted by the UPSC ( Union Public service Commission) and held twice in a years. There are following eligibility for the CDS exam.

    ^^ You should have a graduation from recognized university. If you are in the final year of graduation or Engineering degree then you are also eligible for the CDS exam.

    ^^ Your age limit should be between 19 to 25 years.

    ^^ You must have an Indian citizenship.

    ^^ You should be physically and mentally fit.

    ^ You can join the following stream through the CDS exam.

    ^^ Officers Training Academy.
    ^^ Indian Military Academy.
    ^^ Indian Air Force Academy.
    ^^ Indian Naval Academy.

    But you want to join the Navy OR Air-force Academy. There are following age limit for the Naval and Airforce Academy.

    ^^ For Naval Academy : Your age limit should be between 19 to 22 years.

    ^^ For Air Force Academy : Your age limit should be between 19 to 23 years.

    There are following stages of CDS exam :

    ^^ Written Test.

    ^^ Physical and Personality Test.

    ^^ Medical Test.

    But, in the UES ( University Entry Scheme), You need not to given any written exam. You have to only qualify the SSB interview.

    So, If you have an engineering degree then you can join directly after the SSB interview.

    UES stands for the University entry scheme. And the exam also held twice in a years. Conducted by the Union Public service Commission. There are following eligibility for the UES exam.

    ^^ You should have a engineering degree from recognized university.

    ^^ You should have minimum 60% marks.

    ^ You should be Physically and mentally fit.

    ^ You must have an Indian citizenship.

    There are following stages of the Exam.

    !. Physical and Personality Test (Direct SSB interview).

    So, if you clear the SSB interview then you can become Officer in the ndian Defense.

    For more details visit at : www.career@airforce.nic.in

    www.upsc.gov.in

    www.nausenabharti.nic.in

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