AFCAT Syllabus 02/2020 EKT Exam Pattern Exam Date Download

September 16, 2020

AFCAT Syllabus

Dear Candidates, the detailed information about the latest AFCAT Syllabus 02/2020 Batch and Exam Pattern for the upcoming written examination are provided on this page under the guideline of Indian Air Force Recruitment Notification. A written exam is going to conduct shortly at the various venues across India. The applied applicants should do their preparations to continue hard according to the below-mentioned Air Force Common Admission Test Syllabus and Exam Pattern for the best results in the test.

AFCAT Exam Date –  03-04 October 2020 (Check New Exam Date Notice)

Download AFCAT Admit Card 

How to prepare for the written examination

AFCAT Recruitment Notification

HARTRON DEO ResultDownload IAF Indian Air Force AFCAT 2020 Admit Card:- Available From16th September 2020

AFCAT Exam Syllabus Details-

The IAF Selection Board has issued AFCAT July 2021 Course Indian Air Force Recruitment Notification for granting of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branches and Permanent Commission in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches. There are also invited applications for the grant in PC and SSC through National Cadet Corps (NCC) special entry & Meteorology Entry.

AFCAT Exam Pattern Recruitment Details-

Department NameAir Force Recruitment Board
Important Dates

The Date of Online Application Form start date- 15th June 2020

The Ending date to fill the Application Form- 14th July 2020

The Date of Availability of Admit card- September

The Date of AFCAT 02/2020 Exam Date- 03-04 October 2020

The Date of Result declares: Will be Available soon.

Course Number Wise Details

206/19F/SSC/M & W - Flying (ABCAT Entry)

205/19T/PC/M 205/19T/SSC/M & W- Ground Duty (Technical) (AFCAT Entry)

205/19G/PC/M - Ground Duty (Non-technical) (AFCAT Entry)

206/19F/PC/M 206/19F/SSC/M & W- Flying (NCC Special Entry)

205/19G/PC/M205/19G/SSC/M & W- Ground Duty (Non-technical) (Meteorology Branch)

Salary DetailsThe candidates, who will be selected for Flying Officers post, will get Rs. 56100 – Rs. 110700 plus MSP Rs. 15500 per month as a salary.
Selection Process

Written Test

Physical Fitness Test

Screening test

Psychological test

Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS)

Medical Test

AFCAT Training
  1. The training for selected candidates on the Flying Officers post will start in the first week of January 2020 for all courses at Air Force Academy Dundigal (Hyderabad).
  2. The selected contenders on the posts of Flying Officers and Ground Duty (Technical) will have to undergo 74 weeks of basic training.
  3. Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branches basic training is 52 weeks.
  4. Candidates PAN Card, Aadhaar card, and SBI account is necessary at the time of joining.
Physical Standard

Running 1 Mile (1.6 Kilometer) - in 10 minutes.

Pushups (Uthak-Baithak) - 10.

Chin Ups- 03.

AFCAT Exam Pattern for 01/2020 Batch-

  1. The applied applicants will be called for AFCAT (Air Force Common Admission Test) and EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test) for technical branches.
  2. An online objective type examination will be conducted in September 2020 at the various centers in India and all information in detail will be mentioned on the contenders AFCAT Exam Admit Card.
  3. Each and every question will be 03 marks in the test.
  4. 01 mark will be deducted if candidates give the wrong answer in the test as a negative marking.
  5. The following subjects will be included in the AFCAT and EKT Tests-
AFCAT Subjects-

General Awareness

Verbal Ability in English

Numerical Ability


Military Aptitude Test

Total- 100 Questions.

Total- 300 Marks.

The time to solve this paper is- 120 minutes.

EKT (For Ground Duty Technical Branch)-


Computer Science



Total- 50 Questions.

Total- 150 Marks.

Time to solve this paper- 45 minutes.

The numerical questions will be based on the 10th standard level.

Other questions will be based on the Graduation Level.

AFCAT Syllabus Details-

General Awareness-

Indian History

Indian Politics

Current Affairs


Basic Science












Error Detection

Sentence Completion

Correct/Incorrect word

Idioms and Phrases

Numerical Ability-

Trains related questions.


Time and Work.

Profit and Loss.








Time and Distance.

Arithmetic Series.






Spatial Visualization.

Coding and Decoding etc.

Non-verbal series.

Figures Classification.


Arithmetical Reasoning.

Visual Memory.

AFCAT Screening test, Psychological Test and Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS)-

Screening test-

Officer Intelligence Rating Test

Picture Perception

Group Discussion Test

Psychological Test-

Group Test.


Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS) for Flying Branches- The test will be conducted once in the life of the candidates.

AFCAT and EKT Previous Year Question Papers with Answer Key

Check- AFCAT Medical Standards

Check- AFCAT Physical Standard

Download- EKT Sample Questions

Download- EKT 02/2020 Syllabus

Official Link for Downloading AFCAT 2/2020 Syllabus Exam Pattern and other Recruitment Notifications