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    Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    what are the minimum requirement of age to go to airforce?is that same for nda also?

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    You can Join Indian air force by these modes namely NDA, CDS and AFCAT Examination. You have to appeared for these examinations as per your Eligibility. To apply for NDA, you have to complete your Intermediate examination and age should between 16.5 to 19 years. Notification published twice in a year in the employment Newspaper or in the UPSC official website. This year examination was already completed and if you have missed the chance then apply for the examination next year. NDA(I) 2013 exam notification is going to be Published soon in the month of December.

    If you are a graduate candidates then you can apply for the CDS Examination and choose Air force academy as your first preference.

    You can also apply for the Air force common admission test, if you have scored minimum 60% marks in your graduation. You can apply for any one of the Branches through Air force common admission test namely, Flying Branch, Technical Branch or Ground duty branch.

    If you want to become a Pilot then you have to apply for the Flying Branch of IAF. You must have completed your graduation from a recognised board and you must have completed your intermediate examination with maths and physics as a compulsory subjects.

    The selection is based on written test followed by Personal Interview and medical test. There are four sections in air force common admission test examination and you have to passed individually in each one of the section.

    Age Eligibility:

    For NDA:

    -->> Minimum age: 16.5
    -->> Maximum age: 19

    For CDS:

    -->> Minimum age: 19
    -->> Maximum age: 23

    For AFCAT:

    -->> Minimum age: 19
    -->> Maximum age: 23

    For Technical Branch: Age should between 18 to 28 years. For more details check official websites.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Hello Dear ,
    You join Air Force throw few ways and the age limit is depend on exam type .

    NDA exam : It stand for National Defence Academy exam which conducted by Union Public Service Commission .
    Age limit : 16.5 to 19 year .

    CDS exam : It stand for Combined Defence Service exam which conducted by Union Public Service Commission . You join air force then you apply in this exam Air Force Academy scheme .
    Age limit for Air Force Academy scheme : 19 to 23 year .

    AFCAT Exam : It stand for Air Force Common Admission Test which conducted by Indian Air Force . In this exam few scheme is :

    Flying Duty : Age Limit : 19 to 23 year .
    Technical Duty : Age Limit : 18 to 28 year .
    Administration & Logistic Scheme : Age Limit : 20 to 23 year .
    Account Scheme : Age Limit : 20 to 25 year .
    Education Scheme : Age limit : 20 to 27 year .

    Physical Criteria :
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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

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    what are the minimum requirement of age to go to airforce?is that same for nda also?
    Hey friend,

    Procedure for applying for the Indian Air Force is that you need to write the entrance exam for it as per the qualification which you possess.The minimum age limit needed for Indian Air Force as you have asked it is that you need to have 16 1/2-19 years

    This is the minimum age limit needed for the NDA exam as you have thought,and there are certain other qualification which you need to satisfy in order to apply and they are;

    Requirements Needed:

    ~ Candidate should be a citizen of India

    ~ Martial Status for the NDA exam is that the candidate must be a unmarried male candidate

    ~ Education qualification needed for joining in Indian Air Force through NDA is that the candidate must have completed +2 with physics and mathematics as subjects and you should have done it from a recognized school board of education.

    ~ The candidate applying must be physically fit as per the Physical standard as it is important.


    The candidate who is satisfying all these above mentioned criteira is eligible to apply for the NDA exam..

    You can get more information regarding the exam check at www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Dear friend,

    The minimum age requirement to join Airforce is 16.5 years.

    And it is same for NDA.

    NDA is the first exam which enables you to apply for Airforce.

    So you can get into Airforce through NDA itself.

    The eligibility criteria is:

    The age limit must be between 16.5 to 19 yrs

    You must be 12th appearing or passed with Physics and maths

    Only unmarried male candidates are allowed.

    Refer www.upsc.gov.in

    All the best

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Minimum Age to join Airforce is 16.5 Years

    ~~ See , to apply for a job in Airforce , the candidates should complete 12th with PCM as main subjects
    ~ With 12th PCM , the candidates can apply for the NDA exam

    NDA - NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY

    To apply for the exam ,
    The candidate's age should be between 16.5 to 19 years
    The candidate must be a citizen of india
    The candidate must be an UnMarried Male candidate


    Selection Process : -

    1) Written exam
    2) SSB Interview
    3) Medical Test


    Exam Syllabus : -

    1) General Ability - 600 marks
    2) Maths - 300 marks



    So, a Candidates who has completed 12th with PCM and age is between 16.5 to 19 years can apply for the NDA exam to join AIRFORCE

    But , for Girls , they should complete Graduation from a Recognised university to join AIRFORCE


    After Graduation can apply for the ,
    -) CDS exam
    -) AFCAT exam , etc. to join Airforce

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    16.5 years. NDA is the earliest entry for air force (also for army and navy) and minimum age for nda should be 16.5 years. For flying branch in SSC(short service commission) its 19 years.
    For technical branch its 18 years. for later ground duty entries its 20 years..
    for more information visithttp://careerinairforce.nic.in
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    EST OF LUCK FOR YOUR FUTURE

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Minimum age limit to join Air Force is 16 1/2 years.

    Once you come across this age, you are eligible for NDA Exam.

    If you get selected in NDA Exam, you can join Air Force.

    For more information on NDA Exam, you can visit UPSC official website.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Hi,
    The minimum age required for joining all the three services is 161/2 years
    If you are of this age and completed your 12th from a recognised board you can apply for NDA exam
    Good luck!!

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    what are the minimum requirement of age to go to airforce?is that same for nda also?
    hi friend,
    you can attend the entrance exam and you have to qualify in that to get entered into air force............
    and coming to age limit you can attend that exam from the age of 18 i.e, after completing your intermediate......
    another chance is that you can write it after your graduation for next level............
    d,
    all the best
    thanku!!!!

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    19 1/2 to 25 for airforce...and 16 1/2 to 19 for nda

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Hai,The age limits for airforce is differant in differant exams, first of all you could not mentioned your educational qualification, if you mentioned it then i will suggest you. But don't worry here iam posting total details.After completion of 12th the candidate should be eligible for NDA exam and after graduation the candidate should be eligible for CDS exam.Age limits for CDS exam:- The age limits for CDS isFor Naval academy--> 19 to 22years,For Airforce academy--> 19 to 23 years,For military academy--> 19 to 24 years,For officer training academy--> 19 to 25 years.Age criteria for NDA:-Age limits are 16.5 years to 19 years,There is no age relaxation.All the best.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy..

    After 12th you can go for Air force.

    your age limit is 16 1/2 - 19 years...



    Good lk........

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    16 1/2 years is the minimum age to join Air Force.

    At this age, you write NDA Exam.

    Then you can join Air Force by passing in this exam.

    UPSC will conduct this exam every year.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    You have not mentioned which level Air force age limits you need . Because Air force recruitment will be done in various level like Intermediate , Graduation and Post graduation . Entries like NDA , CDS and AFCAT Examination .

    NDA and CDS examination are conducted by Union Public Service Commission twice in a year . To apply for NDA Exam , you have a intermediate and to apply for CDS examination , you have to completed graduate degree . Important thing is mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects to apply for Indian Air force examination .

    This year NDA Examination was already completed and Next announcement will be December of January .

    This year CDS Last date for receipt of application also completed and Next announcement will be Oct or November .

    Coming to the AFCAT Examination and full of this examination is Air force Common Admission Test and this examination is conducted by Indian Air force twice in a year . This year notification was already publish and last date for receipt of application also alrady closed .

    AFCAT Examination is conducted for recruitment of Flying branch , Technical Branch , Ground Duty Branch .

    Age limits of Air force Examination .

    NDA Age limits :: Candidate must have a 16.5 - 19 years .

    CDS Age limits :: Candidate must have a 19 - 23 years .

    AFCAT Age limits ::

    Technical Branch :- Candidate must have a 18 years and 28 years .

    Flying Branch :- Candidate must have a 19 years and 23 years .

    Ground Duty Branch :- Candidate must have a 20 - 27 years .

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Four ways to join Indian Air force i.e NDA , UES , CDS , AFCAT.

    AGE LIMIT FOR AIR FORCE ENTRANCE EXAM


    NDA Exam Age Limit- 16.5 TO 19 years.

    CDS Exam Age Limit


    Officer's Training Academy 19 - 25 years
    Indian Military Academy 19 - 24 years
    Air Force Academy 19 23 years
    Indian Naval Academy 19 22 years



    UES - 18 to 24 years.

    AFCAT -

    For Technical Branch - 18-28 years For Flying branch - 19-23 years
    For Ground duty Branch - 20-23 years

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Dear Friend,

    -If you can join Indian Air Force as an officer rank through NDA

    -Then age requirement is that 16.5 to 19 year.

    -NDA exam should be apply after completion of intermediate.

    -Because minimum qualification required for NDA is 12th passed.

    -If you can join Indian Air Force through CDS (Combined Defense Service)

    -Then age requirement is that 19 to 23 years.

    -Candidate needs to be graduation degree for CDS exam.

    -All the best.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Dear

    Actually There is a Three Ways To Join in Indian Air Force.So The Following are The Exams Names and Age Details

    NDA----National Defence Academy
    CDS--------Combined Defence Service.
    AFCAT----------Air Force Common Admission Test.

    Age Limits for The NDA Exam:-
    To Join in Indian Air Force Through The NDA Exam Age Should be between 16.5-19 Years and Should be Done The 12Th from The Any Stream.

    Age Limits for The CDS Exam:
    To Join in Indian Air Force Through The CDS Exam Age Should be between 19-23 Years and Should be Done The Any Graduation from The Any Discipline University.

    Age Limits For The AFCAT Exam:
    This Exam includes Three Branches.
    For The Technical Branch:18-28 Years.
    For The Ground Duty Branch:20-25 Years.
    For The Flying Branch:19-23 Years
    And For The All Branches Should be Done The Any Graduation from The Any Discipline University with 60% Marks.
    These are The Age Details
    All The best

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    hi
    age requirement depends on the candidates qualification like as listed below=

    1)NDA EXAM(national defense academy)=held 2 times in a year.

    age=minimum age is 16.5 years and maximum age is 19 years

    unmarried male only

    2)graduate candidate can apply for ground duty branch,or flying branch or technical branch of air force.

    age=19-25 years

    **for this you need to face the CDS EXAM(COMBINED DEFENSE SERVICE),CONDUCT BY UPSC,HELD twice in a year

    a)engineering candidate can join in flying branch through CDS EXAM

    age=19-23 years

    b)national cadet corps special entry (ncc special entry)=those who have ncc 'c' certificate.

    age=19-24 years

    c)air force pilot (PABT for those who wishes to try for pilot)are for both men and women as a short service commission.

    age=19-25 years.

    d)technical branch=by direct entry scheme and university entry scheme.

    age=19-28 years

    **after getting selected in written exam,the selected candidate can be called for ssb interview i.e service selection board.,then would be send for training.

    for exam notification you can visit upsc or airforce official website(www.upsc.gov.in)

    good luck

    thank you

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    The very first exam which you can give for joining Air Force is NDA exam.
    You can give it after 12th.
    And it's age limit is 16.5 to 19 years.

    So,the minimum age limit for Air Force is 16.5

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Friend, Following examinations provides you way to join Indian Air Force: # NDA Examination # CDS Examination # AFCAT-- For NDA Exam: Age: 16.5-19 years Qualification: 10+2 with physics and mathematics Indian, male, bachelor Height: 162 cm Normal vision Physical fitness-- For CDS Examination: Age: 19-23 years Qualification: degree in any discipline and also physics & mathematics must be studied in 10+2 Indian and unmarried Height: 162 cm Normal vision Physical fitness-- For AFCAT: Age: 19-23 years Qualification: Any engineering degree with 70 percent marks.WISH YOUR BRIGHT FUTURE

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    • You can join the Indian Air force through various exams which are as follows.
    • NDA Exam.
    • CDS Exam.
    • AFCAT Exam.
    • The age requirement is different for different examination.
    Age required are stated below-
    • National defence academy (NDA) - Your age must be between 16.5 years to 19 years.
    • Combined defence services (CDS)- For joining Air force, your age must be between 19 years to 23 years.
    • Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)- It has different branches which has different age limit. For flying branch your age must be between 19 years to 23 years, For Technical Branch age must be between 18 to 28 Years. And for Ground Duty Branch, age must be 20 to 25 Years.

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    AGE LIMIT FOR AIR FORCE ENTRANCE EXAM




    NDA Exam Age Limit- 16.5 TO 19 years.


    CDS Exam Age Limit




    Officer's Training Academy 19 - 25 years
    Indian Military Academy 19 - 24 years
    Air Force Academy 19 23 years
    Indian Naval Academy 19 22 years






    UES - 18 to 24 years.


    AFCAT -


    For Technical Branch - 18-28 years For Flying branch - 19-23 years
    For Ground duty Branch - 20-23 years

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Dear, I am giving you just the age requirements:


    For NDA:


    16.5 to 19 years

    For CDS:

    19 to 23 years

    AFCAT Exam :

    Flying Duty : 19 to 23 year .

    Technical Duty : 18 to 28 year .

    Administration & Logistic Scheme : 20 to 23 year .

    Account Scheme : 20 to 25 year .

    Education Scheme : 20 to 27 year .


    ALL THE BEST FOR EXAM!

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

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    what are the minimum requirement of age to go to airforce?is that same for nda also?
    Hi!
    You can join Indian air force after passing 12th or after passing graduation with Physics and Maths or after engineering.

    After passing 12th if you want to join Indian Air force you have to qualify National Defence Academy (N.D.A).
    N.D.A exam is conducted by U.P.S.C twice in a year.
    Age limit for N.D.A is 16.5 to 19 year.


    If you want to apply after passing graduation with Physics and Maths you have to qualify Combine Defence Service (C.D.S) exam.
    C.D.S exam is conducted by U.P.S.C twice in a year.
    Age limit for C.D.S is 19-23 year for joining Indian air force.

    For more detail log on to www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    Age Limit:
    Anyone holding Indian citizenship can apply to be an officer in the Air Force as long as they
    satisfy the eligibility criteria. There are four entry points to become an officer. Male applicants,
    who are between the ages of 16 and 19 and have passed high school graduation, can apply
    at the Intermediate level.

    Men and women applicants, who have graduated from college (three year course) and are between
    the ages of 18 and 28, can apply at the Graduate level entry. Graduates of engineering colleges can
    apply at the Engineer level if they are between the ages of 18 and 28 years. The age limit for the
    flying and ground duty branch is 23 years of age and for technical branch is 28 years of age.

    After completing a master's degree, men and women between the ages of 18 and 28 years can apply
    at the Post Graduate level

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    hello my dear friend...................


    the eligibility criteria for indian air force are:

    1.citizenship of india

    2.should be class 12 pass out or appearing

    3.should be physically fit

    4.age limit: 16.5 to 19
    if you are pursuing your graduation then :

    Your age limit is from 19 to 24 years for air force.


    best of luck for you future ..

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

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    Re: Minimum age limit requirement for Air Force?

    You can be part of Indian air force by these modes particularly NDA, CDS and AFCAT Examination. you've got to appeared for these examinations as per your Eligibility. to use for NDA, you've got to finish your Intermediate examination and age ought to between sixteen.5 to nineteen years. Notification revealed doubly during a year within the employment Newspaper or within the UPSC official web site. This year examination was already completed and if you've got incomprehensible the prospect then apply for the examination next year. NDA(I) 2013 communication notification goes to be revealed shortly within the month of Gregorian calendar month.
    If you're a graduate candidates then you'll apply for the CDS Examination and opt for Air force academy as your 1st preference.
    you'll additionally apply for the Air force common admission check, if you've got scored minimum hour marks in your graduation. you'll apply for anyone of the Branches through Air force common admission check particularly, Flying Branch, Technical Branch or Ground duty branch.
    The age limits for military service is differant in differant exams, 1st of all you'll not mentioned your academic qualification, if you mentioned it then i will be able to recommend you. however don't be concerned here iam posting total details.After completion of twelfth the candidate ought to be eligible for NDA communication and when graduation the candidate ought to be eligible for CDS communication.Age limits for CDS exam:- The age limits for CDS isFor military service academy- nineteen to 22years,For military service academy--> nineteen to twenty three years,For military academy- nineteen to twenty four years,For officer coaching academy- nineteen to twenty five years.Age criteria for NDA:-Age limits area unit sixteen.5 years to nineteen years,There is no age relaxation.
    You have not mentioned that level Air force age limits you wish . as a result of Air force enlisting are going to be exhausted numerous level like Intermediate , Graduation and Post graduation . Entries like NDA , CDS and AFCAT Examination .
    NDA and CDS examination area unit conducted by Union Public Service Commission doubly during a year . to use for NDA communication , you've got a intermediate and to use for CDS examination , you've got to completed graduate degree . vital factor is arithmetical and Physics as mandatory subjects to use for Indian Air force examination .
    This year NDA Examination was already completed and Next announcement are going to be Gregorian calendar month of January .
    This year CDS Last date for receipt of application additionally completed and Next announcement are going to be Oct or Nov .
    returning to the AFCAT Examination and filled with this examination is Air force Common Admission check and this examination is conducted by Indian Air force doubly during a year . This year notification was already publish and last date for receipt of application additionally alrady closed .

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