AFCAT Syllabus and Books to prepare for Air Force Exam

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AFCAT Syllabus and Books to prepare for Air Force Exam

AFCAT Syllabus and Books to prepare for Air Force Exam.

AFCAT Syllabus and Books to Read

AFCAT Exam will be held on 27th February 2017, It means you have only a few days left to prepare for this most sought after Defence Job Exam. It is a lifetime opportunity to serve in one of the Best Air Forces of the World. The exam is being conducted for a different type of duties that include technical, flying and ground duty. If you are still not sure about what you need to study, here is a detailed analysis of Syllabus of AFCAT Exam 2017 being held in February:

You can also check Previous Year Papers of AFCAT Here

In this article, we will share AFCAT Syllabus Pattern Books for preparation to crack the Exam

AFCAT Exam Pattern 

The AFCAT I 2017 written exam will be held as an Online Objective test containing 100 questions. The duration of the AFCAT 2017 Exam will be 2 hours. Each question in the AFCAT 2017 exam will be of 3 marks. For every correct answer, you will get three marks and for every wrong answer, one mark will be deducted from your score due to negative marking. The total time allotted for the AFCAT 2017 Exam paper is two hours.

Following 4 sections will come in the AFCAT 2017Exam

  •  Section 1 General Awareness
  • Section 2 Verbal Ability
  • Section 3 Numerical Ability
  • Section 4 Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test

AFCAT EKT Exam 2017

All applicants whose online applications for AFCAT have been successfully submitted will be called for two tests.

  • Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)
  • Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT)

If you have not applied for Technical Branch, then you will not be called for EKT, as it is applicable only for those who have applied for technical branches in AFCAT Application form.

  • EKT or Engineering Knowledge Test would be for 45 minutes and will be conducted immediately after AFCAT.

AFCAT 2017 Exam Admit Cards

Indian Air force has released AFCAT Admit card on their official website on January 22nd, 2017.  Candidates can download their AFCAT Hall ticket 2017 from the official website or can follow the link given below.

Click here to Download AFCAT 2017 Admit Card

AFCAT Syllabus for 2017 Exam

The section wise syllabus of AFCAT Exam 2017 will be same for all the different branches of Air Force. The Paper will be divided into 4 sections as described above.

The Detailed Syllabus for AFCAT is  as follows:

AFCAT Syllabus  for Verbal Ability Section:

TheVerbal Ability Part of AFCAT Exam 2017 will have the following topics:

  • Reading Comprehension.
  • Fill in the blank (Vocabulary based problems).
  • Sentence Correction / Spotting error
  • Antonyms/Synonyms based problems.

AFCAT Syllabus for Numerical Ability Section:

Click on the topics below to read concepts, tips and solve quizzes on those topics.

  • Percentage.
  • Average.
  • Sequence and Series.
  • Simplifications.
  • Simple Interest/ Compound Interest.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Ratio & Proportions.
  • Mensuration.

AFCAT Syllabus for Reasoning Section:

  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Puzzle Test.
  • Verbal Skills.
  • Blood Relationship Problems.
  • Series Problems.
  • Direction Sense Problems.
  • NonVerbal Reasoning.
  • Spatial Ability.

AFCAT Syllabus for General Awareness Section:

The problems with this section are the range of questions is exceptionally LONG. It will cover major Current Affairs and Statik GK questions

  • History.
  • Current Affairs.
  • Politics.
  • Sports.
  • Geography.
  • Environment.
  • Culture.
  • Basic Sciences.
  • Defence.
  • Art.

AFCAT Syllabus for Flying Branch

The syllabus for Flying Branch of AFCAT Exam 2017 will be same as that of all other branches of Air Force. The Paper will be divided into 4 sections:

  •  Section 1 General Awareness
  • Section 2 Verbal Ability
  • Section 3 Numerical Ability
  • Section 4 Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test

AFCAT Syllabus for Technical Branch

The syllabus for Flying Branch of AFCAT Exam 2017 will be same as that of all other branches of Air Force. The Paper will be divided into 4 sections:

  •  Section 1 General Awareness.
  • Section 2 Verbal Ability.
  • Section 3 Numerical Ability.
  • Section 4 Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test.

AFCAT Syllabus for Ground Duty Staff

The syllabus for Flying Branch of AFCAT Exam 2017 will be same as that of all other branches of Air Force. The Paper will be divided into 4 sections:

  •  Section 1 General Awareness.
  • Section 2 Verbal Ability.
  • Section 3 Numerical Ability.
  • Section 4 Reasoning & Military Aptitude Test.

AFCAT Books for preparation 

To help you prepare the best here is a recommendation of the list of books:

AFCAT 2017 SSB Interview Process: 

After qualification of the AFCAT 2017 exam interview process will be started for selected candidates.

AFCAT SSB Stage-I

This first test in the SSB Selection Process at Air force Selection Boards will be a screening test. After this only those who qualify will undergo subsequent testing. Others will sent back on the first day itself.

AFCAT SSB Stage-II

Stage II will comprise of Psychological test, Interview and Group Tests and will continue for approx Five Days.

AFCAT SSB PABT For Flying Branch:

CPSS or Pilot Aptitude Battery Test (PABT) Test will be organized for eligible candidates.

Friends this is it for AFCAT Syllabus and Books to Read for the preparation of the AFCAT 2017 examination.We will soon publish detailed section-wise tips for AFCAT Exam 2017 Preparation. If you have any queries/questions regarding the Air Force Exam. Feel free to ask them in the comments section below. And we will be glad to answer them for you.