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    What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

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    randhirk.rk randhirk.rk is on a distinguished road
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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    You have not mentioned your age and qualifications.

    You can apply to IAF through the below

    CDS EXAMS- conducted by UPSC twice each year
    Educational Qualifications:
    Graduation Pass with Phy and Maths as subjects in class 12th or BE/BTECH

    AGE -
    Between 19- 23 years

    NDA EXAMS- conducted by UPSC twice each year
    Educational Qualifications:
    12th Pass with Phy and Maths as subjects in class 12th
    AGE -
    Between 16.5 to 19 years

    AFCAT exams; Graduation pass with minimum 60% marks
    Age should be between 19 to 23 years

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    Sarkar Dip Sarkar Dip is on a distinguished road
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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Hi

    You can get the jobs In Air Force through NDA(National Defence Academy) exam or CDS(Combined Defence Service) exam.


    Qualification required for NDA exam - 12th pass with 60% in Physisc & math.
    Age limit for NDA exam-16.5 to 19 years.

    Qualification required for CDS exam- Graduation with 60% in physisc & math.
    Age limit for NDA exam - 19 to 23 years.


    Thanks

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    to join airforce
    you must be 12th passed
    with pcm as compulsory subjects

    then you will have to appear for NDA exam
    which is conducted by UPSC twice a year


    NDA stands for National Defence Academy

    NDA gives recruitment to all the wings of the defence
    army
    airforce
    navy


    for NDA

    candidate must have completed his 12th from a recognised board

    age limit
    16.5 yrs
    to 19 yrs

    age relaxation is provided

    candidate must be unmarried male
    and a citizen of India

    selection process
    includes 3 stages
    written exam
    ssb
    medical test

    NDA exam pattern



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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Dear frien.d...

    you can join Indian Defence mainly by three way....

    1. NDA exam
    2. CDS exam
    3. AFCAT...

    FOR NDA EXAMS....

    Age: 16.5 to 19 years....
    Education: 10+2 in PMC or Graduation...
    Must be an Indian
    Unmarried....

    FOR CDS EXAM

    age: 19 to 23 years
    Education: 10+2, 60% in PCM
    indian citizenship
    unmarried

    FOR AFCAT EXAM....

    age: 19 to 23 year
    Education: min 60% in graduation
    Must be an Indian
    Unmarried....


    hope this will help you
    all the best

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    My dear friend,

    Graduation is must to gain a job in Indian Air force.If you want to go for any type of the civil services then my friend you have to first clear the NDA entrance exam for it then after you can go.

    If you want some type of job in Indian Air Force then you have to first complete your graduation then after you can apply through CDS entrance exam.It is the entrance exam to join any of the civil services after graduation.

    CDS stands for combined defense services but you should be eligible for it.

    Thank u!!

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Dear friend if your interested to Join in Airforce Wing than you may apply for NDA / CDS Examination .
    You can get the jobs In Air Force through NDA(National Defence Academy) exam or CDS(Combined Defence Service) exam.
    FOR NDA EXAMS -
    Age: 16.5 to 19 years....
    Education: 10+2 in PMC or Graduation...
    Must be an Indian
    Unmarried....
    FOR CDS EXAM -
    age: 19 to 23 years
    Education: 10+2, 60% in PCM
    indian citizenship
    unmarried
    NDA exam is conducted by UPSC twice a year.
    All the best......

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    To gain a job in Air Force as qualification a candidate must complete 12th standard with the science stream having the subjects like physics/chemistry/mathematics as without these subjects a candidate can not join in Air Force through UPSC NDA.

    NDA(national defence academy)entrance examination is conducted by UPSC twice a year.

    Needed qualification for Air Force Job:-

    1. A 12th standard from the recognized board with PCM can write NDA to join in Air Force.

    2.The age of the candidate must be 16 1/2 years to 19 years.

    3.An unmarried Indian male can do NDA.

    4.Candidates eye sight must be normal 6''/6'' without color blind and night blind.

    5.Candidates height and weight must not less than 157cms or 42 kgs respectively.

    Next A Graduate or a final year candidate from the recognized University can write CDs Air Force to join in Indian Air Force.

    This CDs is conducted by UPSC 2 times in a year.to know details visit http://www.upsc.gov.in

    Thank You,

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    There are many entries that you can apply for to get in Indian Air Force.
    Some of them are:

    NDA:

    >>NDA stands for National Defence Academy.
    >>NDA exam is held twice a year. It is conducted by UPSC.
    >>Education Qualification: You must complete your 12th class with science stream from any recognized University.
    >>The age of candidate must be from 16.5 to 19 years.

    CDS:

    >>CDS stands for Combined Defence services.
    >>CDS also conducted by UPSC twice a year.
    >>Education Qualification: You must complete your graduation with physics and maths as subjects from any recognized university.
    >>The age of candidate must be from 19 to 23 years.

    AFCAT:

    AFCAT stands for Air Force Common Admission Test.
    It is conducted once a year.
    Education Qualification: The candidate must complete his graduation with atleast 60% from any recognized university.
    The age of candidate must be from 19 to 13 years.

    For more details just go to http://upsc.gov.in.

    Best of luck

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    AIRFORCE

    Minimum Qualification for Men to join in Airforce is 12th /Diploma

    Minimum Qualification for Women to join in Airforce is GRADUATION

    Minimum Height for men is 162Cms

    Minimum Height for Women is 152Cms

    Weight shouldbe in appropriate with the Height of the candidate


    After 12th , the Male candidates can apply for the NDA exam to join in Airforce

    Age shouldbe in between 16.5 to 19 years only

    The candidate shouldhave completed 12th with PCM as main subjects




    After Graduation , the candidates can apply for the AFCAT , CDS exams to join in Airforce

    CDS - Combined defence service

    Age shouldbe in between 19-23 years to join Airforce through CDS exam


    AFCAT - Airforce common admission test

    The exam includes 3 branches
    1) Technical branch
    2) Flying branch
    3) Ground duty branch

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Dear friend,

    As you are interested to join Indian Airforce so in order to get job as a Pilot in Indian Airforce you have to appear in the following entrance exams:-

    CDS entrance exam
    NDA entrance exam
    SSC entrance exam
    AFCAT entrance exam.

    If you get success in any of these exam then you can get entry in Indian Airforce and there is also chance for you to become Pilot.

    Eligibility Criteria :

    Educational Qualification:

    You should have passed the bachelor's degree with science stream with Minimum 55% marks from any recognized university.

    Age Limit:

    Your age should be in between 19 to 25 years.
    There is 5 years upper age relaxation for the SC/ST candidates.
    There is 3 years upper age relaxation for the OBC candidates.

    Nationality:

    You should be an Indian Citizen.

    Physical requirement:

    Height:
    For men: 162 cms.
    For women: 152 cms.

    Chest : 82 cms without expanding

    Selection process:

    1. Written test
    2. Personal interview
    3. Medical Test.

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    There are several entry schemes for various disciplines and streams.You need to clarify your own stream of qualification to know the relevant entry schemes.
    Some of the major entry points for Air force are:
    NDA- age limit 16.5-19years.12th pass with Physics and Mathematics and having above 60% in the aggregate.
    CDS- age limit 19-23years.Graduation in engineering or graduate in any stream with Physics and maths at Intermediate level.
    AFCAT- Flying branch -19-23years and graduation from any stream
    Technical branch-18-28years and B.Tech from Mechanical or ECE
    Ground Duty branch-20-23years and graduation from various streams as Comeerce,LLB,CA,ICWA are eligible depending upon the post.
    Airmen Gropu X- Diploma in Mechanical,ECE,Automobile,CS with above 50% marks in Diploma.
    Check out the website of the airforce to know your eligibility based upon your qualification at careerairforce.nic.in

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Through NDA exam, you can get into the airforce.

    The eligibility criteria for for the same are-
    1) You should have completed your intermediate with science stream(PCM).
    2)You can also apply for NDA while appearing for 12th.
    3)Age- 16-19 years.
    4)You should be unmarried and a male citizen of India.


    SELECTION PROCEDURE is like many other exams. It consist of an written test. if you pass it, then you will be called for the SSB interview which lasts for about a week. If you are able to reahc to the end of the interview, then you final interview will be taken by the army officials. And if you pass tha, then you will be alloted your interest of filed i.e. army, airforce or navy depending on your scores.

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

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    What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?
    If your interested to Join in Airforce Wing than you may apply for NDA / CDS Examination ...

    Eligibility Criteria for NDA Examination :: Airforce Wing

    ==> Applicant should be Complete 12th standard (or) Equivalent Examination in science stream from recognized University..

    ==> Final year candidate may also eligible for this Examination

    ==> Only Unmarried Male candidate are eligible for this Examination ..

    ==> Applicant age should be Not less than 16.5 years and Not more than 19 years..

    Eligibility Criteria for CDS Examination :: Airforce Wing

    ==> Applicant should Complete graduation Course in any discipline from recognized University ..

    ==> Final year candidate may also eligible for this Examination ..

    ==> Only Unmarried Male candidate are eligible for this Examination

    ==> Applicant age should be Not less than 19 years and Not more than 23 years

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Hi Friends,

    Eligibility criteria for Air Force:

    ** 161/2 to 19 years (Candidate applying for NDA)
    ** 19 to 23 years (For graduate individuals in flying branch)
    ** 18 to 28 years ( for graduate individuals in technical branches)
    ** 20 to 23 years ( For Graduate individuals in ground duty branches)
    ** 18 to 28 years ( for Engineering graduates in technical branch)
    ** 20 to 25 years (For engineering graduates in ground duty branches)
    ** 19 to 23 years ( For engineering graduates in flying branch)

    Nationality: Indian
    Marital Status: Single

    Thank you...

    Regards,

    Pattusamy G

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    Re: What qualification is needed to gain a job in Airforce?

    Dear friend,

    You must be join in Air force if you passed 12th class with science stream.
    In this job the eligibility criteria must be as given bellow-
    *The candidate should be an Indian.
    *The candidate must be MALE
    *He must be unmarried.
    *And he must be medically fit.

    The type of selection is-
    * Written Test
    * Medical Test
    * Personal Interview

    Thank you & best wishes for you.

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