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    How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    sir,my name is shubham. i am 20 yrs old and studying aerospace engineering(btech)(3rd year).i want to be a pilot in the indian air force.<br>
    i am 5'8.5" tall and weigh 63 kg.how should i prepare myself in order to achieve this dream?

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Greetings Sir,

    as you are in 3rd year of engineering now, you can give AFCAT and CDS exams for entry in Air Force.

    They are conducted by UPSC and is two times every year.
    Forms are out in January and July month.


    eligibility conditions are:


    Age
    19 to 23 years


    Marital Status
    Single


    Nationality
    Indian


    Gender
    for men only.


    For the written paper, subjects to study are:

    1. Elementary Maths
    2. English
    3. History
    4. General Knowledge


    Practice mock papers to gain confidence.


    Best Of Luck

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    just get your degree and apply through AFCAT...keep special care of your fitness,try to join SSB coaching somewhere...also keep studing technical books for EKT..be fresh mently...and you are about to your dream...goodluck

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Hello friend,

    There are many ways by which you can get into the prestigious Indian air force.You should be well prepared for the exam and continously be through with the exam sections.Your verbal ability must be good as well as communication skills.You should write the PILOT BATTERY APTITUDE TEST for enrolling yourself into the air force.If you are a graduate you should write the CDSE exam for enrollment as officer.You must be a Indian citizen and must be unmarried.

    PROCEDURE:

    *written test
    *SSB or afsB INTERVIEW
    *mEDICAL TESTS

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Hello friend,

    There are many ways by which you can get into the prestigious Indian air force.You should be well prepared for the exam and continously be through with the exam sections.Your verbal ability must be good as well as communication skills.You should write the PILOT BATTERY APTITUDE TEST for enrolling yourself into the air force.If you are a graduate you should write the CDSE exam for enrollment as officer.You must be a Indian citizen and must be unmarried.

    PROCEDURE:

    *written test
    *SSB or afsB INTERVIEW
    *mEDICAL TESTS

    ALL THE BEST


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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    You have to apply for cds examination ..

    This exam is conducted by upsc twice in a year...

    You can get all the notification in the website as well as in employment news paper...

    Criteria:-

    age limit 19-27 years
    graduation or equivalent with 60% of mark
    must be Indian
    physically strong

    after clearing in written exam you are called for
    ssb interview

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Greetings Sir,

    as you are in 3rd year of engineering now, you can give AFCAT and CDS exams for entry in Air Force.

    They are conducted by UPSC and is two times every year.
    Forms are out in January and July month.


    eligibility conditions are:


    Age
    19 to 23 years


    Marital Status
    Single


    Nationality
    Indian


    Gender
    for men only.


    For the written paper, subjects to study are:

    1. Elementary Maths
    2. English
    3. History
    4. General Knowledge


    Practice mock papers to gain confidence.


    Best Of Luck


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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Dear Candidate
    Yes you are Eligible
    There are a Two Exams Are there to join in Indian Air force
    AFCAT And CDS Exam AFCAT means Air force common Admission Test
    For this Examination Should have Following Qualifications Required for Flying Branch
    Unmarried Candidates Eligible
    Should be citizen of India
    Should have completed Graduation from Discipline University
    Should have 60% marks
    And Age should Be between 19-23 Years
    You can also Eligible to Appear the CDS Exam
    CDS Exam Means Combined Defence Service
    For This Examination also should have completed Graduation from Discipline University and age should be between 19-23 Years.
    This Examination is conducting by Union Public Service commission two times in a every Year
    Good Luck

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    ==>You have to apply for cds examination ..


    ==>This exam is conducted by upsc twice in a year...


    ==>You can get all the notification in the website as well as in employment news paper...


    Criteria:-


    age limit 19-27 years

    graduation or equivalent with 60% of mark

    must be Indian

    physically strong




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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Hi,
    You become a pilot in Indian Air force throw AFCAT exam . It is Air force common admission test which conducted by Indian Air force . Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in any scheme . Age limit : 19 to 21 year .
    You apply for this post for flying officer in AFCAT exam .

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Hello!!!!
    since you are a female so you have to go for the AFCAT exam after the Aerospace engineering or the final year of the same.....
    for the pilot wing you must be 19 to 24 years of age and that you are!!!!

    so go for it after 1 year!!! The application can be made at air force official website: www.indianairforce.nic.in

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    hey friend.you can join airf force by afcat or cds..
    so prepare for it.you have to focus on following prospectives:
    general knowledge
    english
    basic mathmatics
    reasoninfg(verbal/non verbal)

    ok..gud luck

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Hi friend,

    You can apply for CDS or AFCAT to join Indian Air Force as pilot.

    Here are the eligibility criteria

    The candidates should have 19 years to 23 years
    only unmarried male candidates are eligible.
    Graduate or Engineering degree from any recognized university or equivalent qualification with Physics and Mathematics in 12th level.
    Candidates who are appearing in the final year of degree course can also apply for this examination.

    You should prepare the following subjects

    • English
    • General Knowledge
    • Mathematics
    • Reasoning
    The next CDS exam is going to be held on the month of September.
    Prepare well

    All the best

    Regards

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

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    sir,my name is shubham. i am 20 yrs old and studying aerospace engineering(btech)(3rd year).i want to be a pilot in the indian air force.<br>
    i am 5'8.5" tall and weigh 63 kg.how should i prepare myself in order to achieve this dream?
    Hey friend,

    To join in Indian Air Force which is a defence force of India

    You need to write the entrance exam which is CDS Exam and AFCAT Exam for joining in Indian Air Force

    These entrance exam are conducted for candidates to join in Air force for which the candidates need to have satisfied the eligibility criteria for the exams

    CDS - Combined Defence Service


    Eligibilityfor CDS:

    >> Candidate should have a citizenship in India andthat the candidate must be a unmarried male candidate.

    >> The age limit for the CDSexam is that the candidate must have a age between 19-23 years for joining inIndian Air Force.

    >> Regarding the education qualification for the CDS Exam thecandidate must have completed a degree with physics and mathematics assubjects.


    AFCAT - Air Force Common Admission Test


    Eligibility for AFCAT:

    Ground Duty Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of Indiaand must have a age limit of 20-27 years and must have completed a UG or PGdegree in any discipline with 60% aggregate.

    Flying Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of Indiaand must have a age limit of 19-23 years and must have completed a degree inB.E/B.Tech with 60% aggregate.

    Technical Branch:

    The candidate must be a citizen of Indiaand must have a age limit of 18-28 years and must have completed a degree inAeronautical Engineering with 60% aggregate


    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    sir,my name is shubham. i am 20 yrs old and studying aerospace engineering(btech)(3rd year).i want to be a pilot in the indian air force.<br>
    i am 5'8.5" tall and weigh 63 kg.how should i prepare myself in order to achieve this dream?


    You can join Indian Air force after passing 12th with physics and maths.
    For this you have to qualify N.D.A exam.

    N.D.A exam is conducted by U.P.S.C twice in a year.

    Eligibility criteria for N.D.A:-

    > Pass 12th with Physics and Maths from recognized university
    > Age limit:-16.5-19 year.
    > Must be citizen of India
    > Medically fit

    There are three steep of selection:-

    > Written Exam
    > Interview
    > Medical exam

    good luck !!!!

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Dear Friend,


    Career in Air force as a Pilot offers one of the challenging life.To become the part of Air force there are various schemes & Exams through which you can make your entry in Air force.

    Pilot(Entry )Details Air force

    1.CDS(Combined Defence Service) Exam

    2.SSC(Short Service Commission) Pilot

    3.NCC SPL Entry

    /////////////////////////////////////////////////////

    COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE EXAM

    The exam is conducted ny UPSC to select candidates for any one of the 3 wings of Defence Services like wise::

    Army--//--Navy--//--Air force

    As you are interested to join Air force , i m providing you the details for the same::

    Qualification's

    You should be a Graduate in science disciple with Physics & Maths as Compulsory Subjects in 12th

    OR

    B.tech from a recognized university

    Age Limit

    19-23 Years

    Marital Status

    Only Males are allowed

    SSC PILOT ENTRY

    In this scheme you will have to serve in Air force as a pilot for short service commission for time period of 14 Years with no further extension

    Qualifications

    You should be a graduate in science disciple with 60% Marks with Physics & Maths as compulsory subjects in 12th

    OR

    B.tech from a recognized University

    Age Limit

    19-23 Years

    Marital Status

    Both Male & Females are allowed


    NCC SPL Entry

    National Cadet Corps Certificate Holders are given spl entry to enter in Air force and to join as a pilot.

    Qualifications

    You should be a graduate in science disciple securing 60% Marks with Physics & Maths as compulsory subjects in 12th.

    OR

    B.tech from a recognized University

    Certificate Requirement(NCC)

    You should have a Senior Wing Certificate 'C' with minimum 'B' Grade

    Age Limit

    19-23 Years

    Marital Status

    19-23 Years


    Advertisement Details you can get it form here::::::http://careerairforce.nic.in/career_...ly_branch.html

    ~Best Luck~

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    sir, i m doing engineering with electronics and tele communication branch ,, is there any lline to join air force... any how.. my age is 21year and m from bbsr 2nd year...
    atul.wassssup@gmail.com

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    dear shubham,
    u may apply for CDS examination if u completed ur graduation before the age of 22 yr, u will be able to join indian air force as a pilot, otherwise u may fill AFCAT exam which offers u to join IAF as a pilot.
    but AFCAT offers u a SSC(short service commission) means u may serve for atmost 14yrs.

    all the best.

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Sir, i am studying engineering in Automobile
    right now i am 22yr and am in 2yr of engg.
    So am i eligible for becoming a pilot in IAF

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Sir, i am studying engineering in Automobile
    right now i am 22yr and am in 2yr of engg.
    So am i eligible for becoming a pilot in IAF

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    Re: How should I prepare for becoming a Pilot in Indian Air Force?

    Sir, i am studying engineering in Automobile
    right now i am 22yr and am in 2yr of engg.
    So am i eligible for becoming a pilot in IAF

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