1. #1
    Unregistered Guest

    What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    hi,
    I'm doing my B.Tech final year in computer science department and I'm very much interested in joining the Air Force.
    Can you please tell me what kind of job will i get and what are the steps i have to undergo.

    Thank you.

  2. #2
    sushree is offline Senior Member sushree is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    481

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    You can join in air force by appearing the CDS exam or PABT, AFCAT, UES exams.

    These exams are conducted for the engineering candidates to join in air force.

    The age limit to appear this exam is between the age 19 to 23.

    but there is no provision for admission of girls in NDA exam, as its eligibility include only male candidate.

  3. #3
    T.AparnaReddy is offline Senior Member T.AparnaReddy is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    748

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Hai Friend....,




    After B-Tech in computer Science you are eligible for Indian Air force exam.

    You can applicable in CDSE and UES exam.

    COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE EXAM(CDSE)

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION


    Those candidate are completed graduation are eligible for CDSE exam but 12 standard subject must be Math and Physics.

    B-TECH ans BE student are also eligible for this exam .But you have not any Pending Backlog.

    Final Year student are also eligible for CDSE exam.There is no percentage marks criteria.

    AGE CRITERIA


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

    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME ( UES)

    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION


    he candidate must be currently studying in Pre-final year of BE / B Tech degree course in the relevant streams of engineering as mentioned above and must have secured minimum of 60% marks in aggregate .

    But you have not any Pending Backlog.

    AGE CRITERIA


    Your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

    For more details you can visit to
    www.upsc.ac.in




    ......GOOD LUCK......

  4. #4
    Sreeram is offline Senior Member Sreeram is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Hyderabad
    Posts
    199

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Hello My Dear Friend,



    If Any person want to get jobs in the Indian Air Force then they have to qualify in the CDS Examination.It stands for Combined Defense Service Examination.If you want to apply for this position then you must be completed Degree with Mathematics and Physics or Engineering graduation from recognized university with any stream and Your age should be between 19 to 22 years.This exam will be conducted by UPSC twice in a year.Here You will be having chance to apply for two different positions.

    1.NCC special Entry
    2.Flying Pilot Entry



    NCC Special Entry:
    You must be completed your graduation with Engineering Degree with at least 60% of marks from recognized university and Your age should be between 19 years to 23 years. Unmarried Male candidates are also eligible for this position.

    Flying Pilot Entry; If you want to apply for this test then should be completed your B.Tech/B.E with at least 60% of marks from recognized university.Your age should be between 19 years to 23 years.Unmarried Male and Female candidates are also eligible to apply for thsi examination.

  5. #5
    Ronie0309 is offline Junior Member Ronie0309 is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    22

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Step 1 Receipt of Applications and Written Test
    Step 2 Testing Officer Like Qualities
    Step 3 Conducting of Medical Examinations
    Step 4 Preparing All India Merit List

    For detailed information on these steps and kinds of jobs
    CLICK HERE

  6. #6
    coolyogi214 is offline Member coolyogi214 is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    51

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Dear friend i am glad to tell you that you have a ample oppurtunity as you are an engineer..
    you can appear for the following exam
    1>CDS I or II
    2>UES Entry
    3> AFCAT Entry
    there are some Direct entry also where you need to appear for SSB only..
    thanx..

  7. #7
    mkrocks is offline Member mkrocks is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    63

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    An airforce officer can join flying branch, ground branch and technical branch
    For flying branch you can appear for CDSE and NDA
    For technical branch you can appear for AFCAT,UES entry
    For ground branch you can appear for CDSE and NDA
    THANK YOU!!!

  8. #8
    akki2063 is offline Senior Member akki2063 is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    415

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Hello friend,

    There are different kind of jobs in Indian air force for an engineer.There are three different wings where there are ample of job opportunities namely,
    *Flying branch
    *Technical branch
    *Ground duty branch

    FLYING BRANCH:You can join this branch if you've passed 12th with 60% aggregate in PCM subjects,you should write the combined defense service exam conducted by Union public service commission twice in a year once in January and in July.Minimum age must be between 18-22 years.Must posses a valid Indian citizenship.The pattern consists of written exam and an interview.

    Written test consists of:

    * English ,2 Hours ,100 marks * General Knowledge, 2 Hours, 100 marks
    * Elementary Mathematics, 2 Hours, 100 marks



    Interview:
    *Interview candidates are also given the following tests :


    *Intelligence Test
    *Group Tests

    *Also if you are an NCC "c" certificate holder you can apply thorough NCC special entry scheme.
    *There is also an Flying officer slot [SSC] both for men and women who have completed graduation from a recognized university.


    TECHNICAL BRANCH:

    *In this branch you can join as an AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER[ELECTRONICS AND MECHANICAL] who is responsible for all the all the technical working ang rectifying job respectively.
    *You can join through Direct entry scheme or by University entry scheme.
    *Age must be between 18-25 years
    *Applicable to both men and women
    *Educational qualification is four year degree with 60% aggregate.

    Minimum of eight subjects should be completed:

    For Electronics:

    (1) Physics / Engineering Physics.
    (2) Mathematics / Engineering Mathematics.
    (3) Engineering Graphics / Engineering Drawing.
    (4) Electrical Engineering / Electrical Technology.
    (5) Control Engineering.
    (6) Microprocessors.
    (7) Digital Electronics / Basic Electronics.
    (8) Computer Networks.
    (9) Information Technology.
    (10) Network Theory Design.
    (11) Telecommunication Systems.
    (12) Electronic Circuit Design.
    (13) Radar Theory.
    (14) Switching Theory.
    (15) Instrumentation.
    (16) Microwave Engineering.
    (17) Antenna and Wave Propagation.
    (18) Electronic Devices.

    For Mechanical:

    (1) Physics / Engineering Physics.
    (2) Engineering Maths / Mathematics.
    (3) Engineering Drawing / Graphics.
    (4) Automotive Engineering / Plant Engineering / Industrial Engineering.
    (5) Engineering Mechanics / Strength of Material.
    (6) Aerodynamics.
    (7) Thermodynamics and Applications / Heat Power Engineering.
    (8) Heat and Mass Transfer.
    (9) Theory of Machines (Kinematics and Dynamics of Machinery).
    (10) Fluid Mechanics / Turbo Machines.
    (11) Flight Mechanics.
    (12) Machine Drawing / Machine Design.
    (13) Mechatronics.
    (14) Material Science / Metallurgy.
    (15) Vibrations.
    (16) Workshop Technology / Manufacturing Technology / Production Engineering.
    (17) Hydraulics and Pneumatics.
    [FONT=Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif](18) Aircraft Structures.[/FONT]


    GROUND DUTY BRANCH:

    *You can join this divisional in three branches namely Administration branch,Accounts branch,Logistics branch
    *Age must be between 20-23 for graduate,20-25 years for post graduate,20-26 years for law graduate.
    *Applicable for both men and women
    *Can join as an Air traffic controller,Flight controller
    *Educational qualification of 60% for graduation and 50% for post graduation


    All the candidates must undergo Medical and physical tests framed by the service mandatory .


    ALL THE BEST

  9. #9
    vkb
    vkb is offline Junior Member vkb is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    112

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    hi friend,
    there are various exams such as
    1.UES
    age 18-28 yrs
    no backlog pending
    60% aggregate
    unmarried
    2. CDSE
    age 19-23 years
    no backlog pending
    no % criteria
    unmarried
    ..........for more details http://www.upsc.nic.in.com
    3. AFCAT
    .................good luck

  10. #10
    phoniex is offline Junior Member phoniex is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    67

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    hi,
    I'm doing my B.Tech final year in computer science department and I'm very much interested in joining the Air Force.
    Can you please tell me what kind of job will i get and what are the steps i have to undergo.

    Thank you.
    Hello Friend,,,,
    You can join Indian Air Force through A.F.C.A.T, C.D.S.E, U.E.S.
    A.F.C.A.T Stands For Air Force Common Admission Test. It is conducted by Indian Air Force for the three branches namely
    1.Flying Branch.
    2.Technical Branch.
    3.Ground Duty Branch
    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
    IN A.F.C.A.T:
    Eligibility for flying branch:
    >The candidate age must be between 19-23 years.
    >The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline with 60% marks and should have maths and physics at 10+2 level or
    B.E/B.Tech with 60% marks.
    >The height should be 162.5 cms with correlated weight.
    >The eye sight must be 6/6 with out glasses and 6/9 with glasses.
    Eligibility for technical branch:
    YOUR ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR TECHNICAL BRANCH AS IT IS ONLY FOR AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING STUDENTS.
    Ground duty branch:
    ADMINISTRATION AND LOGISTICS:
    >The candidate age must be between 20-23 years.
    >he must be graduate in any discipline with 60% marks or post graduate degree/diploma in any discipline with 60% marks.
    IN GROUND DUTY BRANCHES THE ENGINEERING GRADUATES ARE NOT ALLOWED.
    IN C.D.S.E:
    >You can apply for AIR FORCE ACADEMY .The age limit is 19-23 years.
    >you must be graduate in any discipline with maths and physics at 10+2 level or bachelor of engineering.
    IN U.E.S:
    >The candidate must be in the pre final year of engineering with 60%marks for all papers put together.
    >The age limit is 18-28 years.if the candidate is below the age of 25 he must be unmarried.
    >only male candidates can apply.
    THE PHYSICAL ABILITIES ARE SAME AS THAT OF A.F.C.A.T.
    Selection procedure:
    The candidate should have sound physical and mental abilities.
    >>WRITTEN TEST.
    >>S.S.B INTERVIEW
    >>PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST
    >>MEDICAL TEST
    >>FINAL SELECTION.
    ​ALL THE BEST.

  11. #11
    manoramamishra214 is offline Senior Member manoramamishra214 is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    355

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    Hi friend,

    There are several ways of joining Indian Air Force.
    You can join Indian Air Force after 12th (Physics , Chemistry, Maths.)
    or
    after B.Tech. in Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical/Computer etc.
    or
    after PG in science.

    Also there are jobs in IAF for non-science/non-tech candidates.

    You should apply for those positions which you are eligible form.

    All the information regarding this is published in Employment News weekly
    and national dailies. So refer these to get details about any entry point
    in IAF.

    Visit www.employmentnews.gov.in

    Regards

  12. #12
    satyajit is offline Senior Member satyajit is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    830

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    After B-Tech in computer Science you are eligible for Indian Air force exam.


    You can applicable in CDSE and UES exam.
    COMBINED DEFENCE SERVICE EXAM(CDSE)
    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
    Those candidate are completed graduation are eligible for CDSE exam but 12 standard subject must be Math and Physics.
    B-TECH ans BE student are also eligible for this exam .But you have not any Pending Backlog.
    Final Year student are also eligible for CDSE exam.There is no percentage marks criteria.
    AGE CRITERIA
    Indian Military Academy - 19-24 Years
    Air Force Academy - 19-23 Years
    Naval Academy - 19-22 Years
    Officer's Training Academy - 19-25 Years
    UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME ( UES)
    EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
    he candidate must be currently studying in Pre-final year of BE / B Tech degree course in the relevant streams of engineering as mentioned above and must have secured minimum of 60% marks in aggregate .
    But you have not any Pending Backlog.
    AGE CRITERIA
    Your age should be in between 18 to 28 years.

  13. #13
    Unregistered Guest

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    I am a 7th sem student in ECE branch.Are there any possibility of job for me in flying branch of Indian AIR FORCE ?

  14. #14
    ravikanth2027 is offline Senior Member ravikanth2027 is on a distinguished road
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    205

    Re: What kind of job is there and steps to be taken for joining Air Force?

    you can join in Indian Air force Academy through a NDA , CDS , AFCAT exam qualify in any one entrance exam
    NDA educational qualification : complete a 12th stands with PCM from a recognized university
    CDS & AFCAT qualification : complete a degree in any stream from a recognized university
    table.jpg

    Exam pattern :

    390926_310304645660432_100000426981672_1059109_288595288_n.jpg

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Any Question?

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 7
    Last Post: 02-08-2013, 12:19 PM
  2. Replies: 12
    Last Post: 03-04-2013, 07:42 PM
  3. Replies: 17
    Last Post: 23-02-2013, 01:21 AM
  4. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 31-12-2012, 11:31 PM
  5. Replies: 15
    Last Post: 25-08-2012, 09:15 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts