Register Now


Lost Password

Enter your email to reset your password.

BY Author

AFCAT SYLLABUS 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

AFCAT SYLLABUS 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

AFCAT Syllabus 2019

Indian Air force will conduct the Air force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) to fill 163 vacancies in flying Branch & Ground Duties (Technical and non-technical) branches. AFCAT will be conducted on 16th & 17th February 2019. So aspirants should start preparing for the exam at the earliest. As there is very less number of vacancies, and candidates should try to finish the entire AFCAT Syllabus  2019 in the most effective manners so that they are in a position to answer as many questions as possible and score high.

As per the AFCAT official notification, AFCAT aspirant will be accessed on General Awareness, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning, Verbal Ability in English and Military Aptitude tests. Aspirants who have applied for Ground Duties (Technical) and candidates from engineering background will have to appear for Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT). For EKT, Aspirants have to go through the topics from Computer Science Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical & Electronics that in order to crack the AFCAT 2019 candidates are required to know all the concepts from the AFCAT Syllabus 2019.

AFCAT syllabus 2019

Before getting into the detailed Syllabus of AFCAT 2019 let us you have looked the overview in given below:-

Name of the Exams Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT)
Conducting bodies Indian Air Force (IAF)
Language of the Exam English
Level of the Exam National
Conducting Exam Two times in 1 yrs
Mode of the Exam Online

AFCAT Exam Pattern 2019

The detailed of Exam pattern For AFCAT is given below:

Exam Duration No. of Question Maximum marks
AFCAT 2 Hrs 100 300
EKT 45 Min. 50 150

AFCAT Syllabus 2019 Exam.

The detailed Syllabus for General Awareness, Numerical Ability & Reasoning, Verbal Ability in English and Military Aptitude Test as areas.

Syllabus:- Verbal Ability In English

  • Idiom & Phrases
  • Antonyms & Testing of vocabulary
  • Synonyms
  • Sentences Completion /filling in of the correct word
  • Error Detection
  • Comprehension

Syllabus:- Numerical Ability

  • Average
  • Percentage
  • Profit & Loss
  • Time & Distance
  • Decimal Fraction
  • Ratio and proportion & Simple Interest
  • Time and work

Syllabus:-General Awareness

  • Environment
  • Civics
  • Art
  • Geography
  • History
  • Sports
  • Culture
  • Basic Science
  • Current Affairs
  • Politics

Syllabus:-Military Aptitude Test

  • Verbal Skills & Spatial Ability

Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) Syllabus 2019

EkT is conducting on the basis of the Syllabus of Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Computer Science Engineering. Let us have a detailed Syllabus for each one of them are

Syllabus:- Computer Science Engineering

Fundamental of Engineering Syllabus:-

  • Engineering Physics
  •  Mathematics
  •  Drawing

Specialized Branch Topic:

  • Electronics Devices
  • Switching Theory
  • Computer Networks
  • Analog & Digital Electronics
  • Network theory Design
  • Information Technology

Allied Engineering Topics:

  • Microwave Engineering
  • Antenna & Wave Propagation
  • Instrumentation
  • Radar Theory
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Telecommunications System
  • Control Engineering

EkT Syllabus:- Mechanical Engineering

Fundamental Engineering Syllabus:

  • Engineering Physics
  •  mathematics
  •  Drawing/Engineering Graphics

Specialized  Branch Topics:

  • Machine Drawing
  • Manufacturing Sciences
  • Thermodynamics
  • Material Science
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics /Hydraulic machines

Allied Engineering topics:

  • Automotive Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Power Plant Engineering
  • Aircraft Structures
  • Flight Mechanics
  • Aerodynamics

EKT Syllabus:- Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Fundamental Engineering Syllabus:-

  • Engineering Drawing
  •  Mathematics
  •  Physics

Specialization Branch Topics:-

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Control Engineering
  • Microwaves Engineering
  • Telecommunication System
  • Electronics Device
  • Analog & Digital Electronic
  • Microwaves Engineering

Allied Engineering Topics:-

  • Information Technology
  • Instrumentation
  • Network theory Design
  • Radar Theory
  • Computer Networks
  • Switching Technology

As you can see that the AFCAT Syllabus 2019 is a vast syllabus. you need to have a well structured that properly planned study strategy in order to finish the AFCAT Syllabus on time. Also, you need to improve not only your academic knowledge and problem-solving abilities but also your test-taking skills like time management and question selections .you should improve your speed as well as, you need to prepare accordingly.

Solve the sufficient number of AFCAT practice question for each topic in the syllabus. Also, it takes AFCAT mock can take bank mock tests series. To improve on your weak areas after every test you take.

Few Important Points of AFCAT:-

  1. Only those candidates from engineering background and candidates who have applied for Ground duty (Technical) will have to appear for EKT.
  2. Each corrects answer that 3 marks will be awarded.
  3. 1 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  4. No marks will be deducted for an unattempted question.
  5. Both AFCAT & EKT will have multiple choice Questions (MCQs).
  6. The examination will be conducted in English language only.

How to get the strategy of AFCAT 2019

In Quantity Aptitude, take the best book which is S. Chand publishers of DR.R.S Agrawal’s book. Google that finds you to quick mathematics techniques. take practice regularly which helps you to solve quickly. some topic must be asked the exam such as compound interest, time & Distance, Boat & steams, time & work.

In English subject, To read daily Newspaper for vocabulary (any) also helps for G.k.take a practice the sample papers and best one is Arihant will get the unexpected questions so be ready to try your luck.

In GK & reasoning, To buy one G.K book/yearbook of Arihant publishers. To read all the current affairs from newspaper & Magazines. Take a practice reasoning related to series, Venn diagram, blood Relations etc.

Some other point to remember that AFCAT Aspirants:-

  1. AFCAT is very easy to crack if you practice much.
  2. Get convenient of AFCAT examination centers.
  3. To get a previous 10 years solved paper and sample papers of Arihant publication and practice it to get an idea of sample questions
  4. Do not solve math or reasoning in the last 30 minutes
  5. 50 right answer will confirm you will get into SSB so do not attempt the question if you are not sure what else negative marking is there
  6. Do not spend much time in one questions move on if you’re not sure.
  7. Do not any mistake as you will not get any other answers sheets neither any other options.


UPSC Prelims Syllabus, IAS Prelims Syllabus, Civil Service Prelims

Leave a reply

Copy link
Powered by Social Snap