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    Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    To joining navy or airforce after completing the mech. Engg. Degree.....!
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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Dear Candidate
    If you want join in Indian Air force should have to Appear the AFCAT Entrance Exam
    AFCAT-Air force Common Admission Test
    This Exam Includes three Branches
    Technical Branch
    Flying Branch
    Ground Duty Branch
    But if You want join in Indian navy should have to Appear the CDS Exam
    CDS Exam is conducting by UPSC Two times in a every Year and age should be between 19-22 years
    Good Luck

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    AFCAT is classified as 3 branches in for joining in Indian Air Force and they are:
    • Ground Duty Branch
    • Technical Branch
    • Flying Branch
    • Eligibility for AFCAT:
    Ground Duty Branch:

    > Candidate who want to join in Ground Duty branch must have a age limit of 20-27 years and must have completed a UG or PG degree with 60% aggregate.


    Technical Branch:

    > Candidate who want to join in Technical branch must have a age limit of 19-23 years and must have completed a B.E/B.Tech degree with 60% aggregate.

    Flying Branch:

    > Candidate who want to join in Flying branch must have a age limit of 18-28 years and must have completed a Aeronautical degree with 60% aggregate.

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Dear friend,

    you have completed your engineering from mechanical. so you can join INDIAN AIR FORCE through Direct entry scheme. After you will join the Indian Air Force, you could be placed at a position that requires you to be involved with preventive maintenance and servicing of aircraft or of common user and specialist application vehicles.

    Eligibility for Direct entry scheme:

    1. your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

    2. your marital Status should be Unmarried if your age are below 25 years.

    3.your Nationality should be Indian.

    4. it is applicable to both men and women.

    5. you should have four year degree qualification and secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate.

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Dear Candidate
    If you want join in Indian Air force should have to Appear the AFCAT Entrance Exam
    AFCAT-Air force Common Admission Test
    This Exam Includes three Branches
    Technical Branch
    Flying Branch
    Ground Duty Branch
    But if You want join in Indian navy should have to Appear the CDS Exam
    CDS Exam is conducting by UPSC Two times in a every Year and age should be between 19-22 years
    Good Luck


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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Dear friend,

    you have completed your engineering from mechanical. so you can join INDIAN AIR FORCE through Direct entry scheme. After you will join the Indian Air Force, you could be placed at a position that requires you to be involved with preventive maintenance and servicing of aircraft or of common user and specialist application vehicles.

    Eligibility for Direct entry scheme:

    1. your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

    2. your marital Status should be Unmarried if your age are below 25 years.

    3.your Nationality should be Indian.

    4. it is applicable to both men and women.

    5. you should have four year degree qualification and secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate.


    good luck dear...

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    you can join INDIAN AIR FORCE through Direct entry scheme. After you will join the Indian Air Force, you could be placed at a position that requires you to be involved with preventive maintenance and servicing of aircraft or of common user and specialist application vehicles.
    Eligibility for Direct entry scheme:
    1. your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.
    2. your marital Status should be Unmarried if your age are below 25 years.
    3.your Nationality should be Indian.
    4. it is applicable to both men and women.
    5. you should have four year degree qualification and secured a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate
    AFCAT-Air force Common Admission Test
    This Exam Includes three Branches
    Technical Branch
    Flying Branch
    Ground Duty Branch
    But if You want join in Indian navy should have to Appear the CDS Exam
    CDS Exam is conducting by UPSC Two times in a every Year and age should be between 19-22 years

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Hello friend,
    Yes, you can join navy after BE mechanical.
    Education qualification:
    The candidates who have passed 10+2 examination with physics and chemistry
    can apply for navy.
    Age limit:
    The candidates applying for this entry can have age limit of 16.5 to 19 years.
    Here some of entrance examinations are:
    Training ship chanakya, (TS chanakya) navy Mumbai,
    the admission in this college is conducted by IIT and Joint entrance examination(JEE)
    Marine engineering and research institute(MERI), Mumbai-
    This also by entrance examination by Joint entrance examination(JEE), and Indian institute of technology (IIT).
    Thank you.

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    hi

    After B.Tech if you ant to join Indian Navy then you have to qualify the C.D.S exam..
    C.D.S exam is conducted b y U.P.S.C twice in a year..
    For this exam you age should be in between 19-24 year.

    There are three steep of selection:-
    > Written Exam
    > Interview
    > Medical exam
    For more detail log on to www.upsc.gov.in

    GOOD LUCK!

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Hi,
    You join Air force and Navy after completing mechanical engineering throw AFCAT exam , CDS exam , SSC exam .
    AFCAT exam : It is air force common admission test for joining Indian air force . You apply in this exam flying scheme , technical scheme .
    Age limit : In flying scheme : 19 to 23 year . In technical scheme : 18 to 27 year .
    CDS exam : It is combined defence service exam which conducted by union public service commission . In this exam you apply for Air force academy and Naval academy .
    Age limit : Air force academy : 19 to 23 year . Naval academy : 19 to 22 year .
    SSC exam : It is Sort service commission exam which conducted by Indian Navy . In this exam direct Interview process . Age limit : 19 to 25 year .

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    To joining navy or airforce after completing the mech. Engg. Degree.....!
    Do tell me the joining asap....
    HI!
    After passing Engineering You can join Indian Air force OR Indian Navy.


    For this you have to qualify the C.D.S exam.


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


    Age limit 19-24 year.


    IMPORTANT DATES FOR C.D.S. EXAM.(II), 2012
    Date of Notification:-02.06.2012
    Last date of receipt of form:-02.07.2012(MONDAY)
    Date of exam:-16.09.2012(SUNDAY)

    GOOD LUCK!

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Dear Friend,

    >>Mechanical Engineer can join in Indian Air force as well as in Indian Navy in Technical Departments<<
    There are various schemes & Exams through which you can apply for Respective Branches, details for which is given below::

    AIR FORCE



    There are 2 Schemes to join Air force in Technical Department

    UES(University Entry Scheme)

    To be eligible for this scheme you have to be in B.tech Electronics or Mechanical Pre final Year Securing 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 18-28 Years


    DES(Direct Entry Scheme)

    To be eligible under this scheme you have completed B.tech in Electronics or Mechanical securing 60% Marks
    Age Limit should be in between 18-28 Years
    Physical Standards for Air force

    Height
    In Cms
    Age Range (years)
    15-17 18-22 23-27 28-32 33-37 38-42 43-48 >48
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    191 67 71 78 79 82 82 80 80
    192 68 72 79 80 82 82 81 81
    193 68 73 79 81 83 83 81 82

    NAVY
    UES
    To be eligible under this scheme you should be in B.tech Final Year with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19-24 Years
    SSC(General)

    To be eligible under this scheme you should have completed B.tech with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19-25 Years
    SSC(Submarine)For this scheme you should have completed B.tech with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19- 25.5 Years


    Physical Standards for NAVY

    AGE IN YEARS
    Height
    in Cms
    15 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 38 40
    152 43 44 45 46 47 48 48 49 49 50 50 50 51 51
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    190 70 72 73 74 76 78 79 80 81 82 82 83 84
    193 72 74 76 77 78 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87
    195 75 77 78 79 81 82 83 85 86 87 88 89 90

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    ~Best Luck~



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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    To join Air force or Navy after completing Mechanical Engineering degree , the candidate need to attend the CDS examination or AFCAT examination.

    CDS Stands for Combined Defence Service Examination.

    AFCAT Stands for Air force Common Admission Test Examination.

    CDS i.e Combined Defence Academy examination and this examination is conducted twice in a year as namely CDS I and CDS II.

    Naval Academy :-

    Age limits :-

    ~~The applicant age should be between 19 years and 22 years and Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply.

    Education Qualification :-

    ~~The applicant have to possess B.Sc degree ( with physics and mathematics ) or Bachelor's of Engineering degree of a recognized University.

    ~~Final year of bachelor's degree course can apply for Indian Naval Academy Examination.

    ~~There is no backlogs at the time of appearing for Naval Academy Examination.

    Air force Academy :-

    Age limits :-

    ~~The applicant age should be between 19 years and 23 years and Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply.

    Education Qualification :-

    ~~The applicant have to possess Bachelor's degree or Bachelor's of Engineering degree of a recognized University.

    ~~The applicant must have a physics and mathematics at 10+2 Level examination.

    ~~Final year of bachelor's degree course can apply for Indian Naval Academy Examination.

    ~~There is no backlogs at the time of appearing for Naval Academy Examination.

    AFCAT i.e Air force Common Admission Test Examination and this examination is conducted by Air force Once in a year.

    Flying Branch :-

    ~~The applicant have a completed graduate degree with any desire subject from a recognized University with 60% aggregate marks in their examination and the applicant have a Physics and Mathematics at 12 level examination or Engineering degree from a recognized University or equivalent qualification.

    ~~The applicant age limits for this examination is 19 years and 23 years at the time of appearing for Flying Branch.

    Technical branch :-

    ~~~~The applicant have a completed Aeronautical engineering(Electronics) or Aeronautical Engineering(Mechanical) from a recognized University with 60% aggregate marks in their examination.

    ~~The applicant should be between 18 years to 28 years at the time of appearing for Technical examination.

    Ground Duty Branch :-

    ~~The candidate need to completed graduate degree or post graduate degree of a recognized University.

    ~~Age should be between 20 years to 26 years.

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    There are 2 Schemes to join Air force in Technical Department

    UES(University Entry Scheme)

    To be eligible for this scheme you have to be in B.tech Electronics or Mechanical Pre final Year Securing 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 18-28 Years


    DES(Direct Entry Scheme)

    To be eligible under this scheme you have completed B.tech in Electronics or Mechanical securing 60% Marks
    Age Limit should be in between 18-28 Years
    Physical Standards for Air force

    Height
    In Cms
    Age Range (years)
    15-17 18-22 23-27 28-32 33-37 38-42 43-48 >48
    152 46 47 50 54 54 54 55 54
    153 47 47 51 55 55 54 56 54
    154 47 48 51 56 55 55 57 55
    155 48 49 52 56 56 56 57 56
    156 48 49 53 57 57 56 58 56
    157 49 50 54 58 58 57 58 57
    158 49 50 54 58 58 58 59 58
    159 50 51 55 59 59 59 60 58
    160 51 52 56 59 60 59 60 59
    161 51 52 56 60 60 60 61 60
    162 52 53 57 61 61 61 62 60
    163 52 54 58 61 62 61 62 61
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    189 66 70 77 78 81 80 79 79
    190 67 71 77 79 81 81 80 79
    191 67 71 78 79 82 82 80 80
    192 68 72 79 80 82 82 81 81
    193 68 73 79 81 83 83 81 82

    NAVY

    UES
    To be eligible under this scheme you should be in B.tech Final Year with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19-24 Years
    SSC(General)

    To be eligible under this scheme you should have completed B.tech with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19-25 Years
    SSC(Submarine)
    For this scheme you should have completed B.tech with 60% Marks
    Age should be in between 19- 25.5 Years


    Physical Standards for NAVY

    AGE IN YEARS
    Height
    in Cms
    15 16 18 20 22 24 26 28 30 32 34 36 38 40
    152 43 44 45 46 47 48 48 49 49 50 50 50 51 51
    155 44 45 46 47 49 50 50 51 51 52 52 52 53 53
    157 45 46 47 49 50 51 51 52 53 53 53 54 54 55
    160 46 47 48 50 51 52 53 53 54 54 56 56 56 57
    162 47 48 50 52 53 54 54 55 55 56 56 57 57 58
    165 48 50 52 53 55 56 56 57 57 58 58 58 59 59
    168 51 52 53 55 57 58 58 58 59 59 60 60 61 61
    170 52 53 55 57 58 59 60 60 61 61 62 62 62 63
    173 54 55 57 59 60 61 62 62 62 63 64 64 65 65
    175 56 57 59 61 62 62 63 64 65 64 66 67 67 67
    178 58 59 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 67 68 69 69 70
    180 60 61 62 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 71 72 72
    183 62 63 65 67 67 68 70 71 72 72 73 74 75 75
    185 66 67 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 77 78
    188 68 70 71 72 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 81
    190 70 72 73 74 76 78 79 80 81 82 82 83 84
    193 72 74 76 77 78 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87
    195 75 77 78 79 81 82 83 85 86 87 88 89 90

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degreeMy dear friendhere You can join Air force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree.So you can join Air force or Navy through the CDS entrance exam...The eligibility criteria for CDS Exam:->>.You should be a citizen of India.>>.You should be graduate in any discipline.>>.Your age should be between 20-25 years.>>.You should be unmarried.>>.You should be free from all types of diseases and disabilities.The important dates for CDS are-CDS I exam notifications:->>.Date of Notification-29-10-2011>>.Last date for receipt of Applications-28-11-2011>>.Exam Date-12-02-2012CDS II exam notifications:->>.Date of Notification-02-06-2012>>.Last date for receipt of Applications-02-07-2012>>.Exam Date-16-09-2012.Best of luck....

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

    yes , every b.tech graduate from mechanical stream can apply fro a post in ,

    ~ navy
    ~ airforce

    actually , you can write ,

    ~~ AFCAT EXAM - AIRFORCE COMMON ADMISSION TEST

    this includes 3 branches ,
    1) techcial branch
    2) flying branch
    3) ground duty branch


    ** you can also write CDS exam for NAVY POSTS

    cds- combined defence service exam

    this exam will conduct by UPSC twice in every year

    so, you can apply for these tow exams , only after completion of your b.tech


    later ,

    ** you can apply for the post of TECHNCIAL GENERAL SERVICE SUBMARINE CADRE EXECUTIVE IN INDIAN NAVY
    -->> for this post, your age must be between 19-25 years only


    ** you can apply for the post of EXECUTIVE in AAI
    AAI = AIRPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIA



    all the best

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    Re: Joining Air Force or Navy after completing Mechanical engineering degree?

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