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INDIAN AIR FORCE


AIRMAN IN TECHNICAL TRADES

(UNMARRIED MALES ONLY)

QUALIFICATION : +2 Examination with English, Maths & Physics with


minimum 50% marks or Three years Diploma in Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics,
Automobile, Computer Science and Instrumentation.

AGE : 15 to 20 years.

SELECTION : Eligible candidates will be sent letters by The


Central Airman Selection Board. Test will be in Mathematics, Physics and English.
They have to qualify in all the papers and it will be of Objective Type. Successful
candidates will have to undergo a Medical Examination.

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : Minimum height 152.5cms. and weight corresponding to


height and age.

PAY AND PERKS : A stipend of Rs.2850/- p.m. will be given during training.
On completion of training the Basic pay Rs.3675/- + D.A and other allowances.

Enrollment is a period of 20 years extendable up to the age of 57 years.

Apply to :

THE PRESIDENT,
CENTRAL AIRMAN SELECTION BOARD,
POST BOX NO.11807,
NEW DELHI-10.
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AIRMAN IN NON-TECHNICAL TRADES


(UNMARRIED MALES ONLY)

QUALIFICATION : 10th Pass with minimum 45 % marks.

AGE : 15 to 18 years.

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : Height 152.5cms with weight corresponding to height and


age with minimum 5cms chest expansion.

SELECTION : Eligible candidates will be sent cards by the Central


Airman Selection Board. Candidates will be tested in English and Intelligence and
General Awareness and have to qualify in the both the papers. It will be of Objective
type. Successful candidates will have to appear in a trade allocation test.

PAY AND PERKS : Rs.2850/- is paid as stipend during training. On


completion of training Basic pay is Rs.3250/- + D.A. and other allowances.

Enrollment is a period of 20 years extendable up to the age 57 years.

Application should be sent to:

THE PRESIDENT,
CENTRAL AIRMAN SELECTION BOARD,
POST BOX NO.11807, NEW DELHI-10.
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WOMEN PILOTS IN SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION


(UNMARRIED FEMALE CITIZENS)

AGE : 19 to 23 years.

QUALIFICATION : B.Sc.,(Physics or Maths) or B.E.,

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : Medically fit for flying branch with minimum height of
162.5cms and leg length between 99 and 120cms.

CANDIDATES HOLDING SENIOR DIVISION AIR WING "C" CERTIFICATE


CAN APPLY THROUGH RESPECTIVE AIR SQUADRONS.

SELECTION : Eligible application will be forwarded to Air Force


Selection Board located at Dehradun, Waranasi and Mysore. The candidates will be
administered the Pilot Aptitude Battery Test. Those who qualify will be administered the
Personality Test. Then they will be sent for Medical Examination. Those found
medically fit will be selected to undergo training.

TRAINING : Duration of training is 72 weeks at Air Force Academy.


Initially they are engaged for a period of 10 years in the Short Service Commission.

PAY AND PERKS : During training stipend is Rs.8000/-. On completion of


training they are commissioned in the rank of the Flying Officer with a pay scale Rs.8250
plus D.A. and other allowances.

Apply to

POST BAG NO:001,


D.H.Q POST OFFICE,
NEW DELHI-11.
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PRE-FINAL YEAR AND FINAL YEAR ENGINEERING/M.SC.,


STUDENTS IN THE TECHNICAL BRANCH UNDER
UNIVERSITY ENTRY SCHEME.

(MALE CITIZENS ONLY)

AGE : 18 to 28 years as on 01.01.2003 for final year students.


18 to 28 years as on 01.01.2004 for pre-final year students
Should be unmarried if you are 25 years of age as on
01.01.2003 and 01.01.2004.

EDUCATION :
AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER (ELECTRONICS) BRANCH.

: B.E.,or B.Tech in Electronics, Telecom,Electrical,


Electronics and Communication, Instrumentation, Computer Science, Electrical
Communication, Radio Physics and Electronics, M.Sc.,(Physics with Electronics) or
M.Sc.,(Electronics) with minimum 55% marks.

AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER (MECHANICAL BRANCH)

B.E., or B.Tech. in Aeronautical, Mechanical, Production or Industrial with minimum


55% marks.

SELECTION : Eligible candidates will be called for Engineering


knowledge test which is an Objective test covering syllabus upto 3rd year of engineering.
Those who have passed this will called for personality test at Air Force Selection Board
for 5 days. Those selected will be sent for Medical Examination. Finally qualify
candidates will be selected to undergo training.

TRAINING : Training will be at Air Force Academy, Hyderabad. They


will be granted provisional Short Service Commission in the rank of Flying Officer. On
successful completion they will be granted permanent commission in the rank of Flying
Officer.

PAY AND PERKS : Initial pay of Rs.8250/- plus D.A. and other allowances in
the rank of Flying Officer. Candidates granted Provisional Short Service Commission
under University Entry Scheme for Permanent Commission will be entitled to stipend
equivalent to minimum of basic pay of a Flying Officer during the final year period.

APPLY TO

COMMAND EDUCATION OFFICER,


HEAD QUARTERS TRAINING COMMAND,
I.A.F, JC NAGAR POST,
HEBBAL, BANGALORE-6.
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ADMISSION TO INDIRA GANDHI RASHTRIYA URAN ACADEMY

ELIGIBILITY : 10+2 with Maths and Physics, current Indian


P.P.L, 60 hours flying experience with 30 hours solo in the last 3 years.

SELECTION : Candidates who have applied are to report to IGRUA with


original documents a written test in Aviation subjects and Reasoning test will be held.
Aptitude test and interview will be held for short listed candidates. Selection will be on
final merit.

TRAINING FEE : Rs.10 Lakhs payable in 4 equal instalments.

B.Sc., (CIVIL AVIATION DEGREE)

INGRUA is the only Institute to introduce this degree along with CPL course subject to
successful completion of the prescribed syllabus on the Aviation subjects, Flying
practical and project work with in the time frame of three years.

DURATION : 18 months for issue of CPL and


Three years for B.Sc(Civil Aviation Degree).

SCHOLARSHIP :

1. Rajiv Gandhi Foundation Scholarship of Rs.6 lakhs shared between Two women
trainees.

2. JRD TATA TRUST SCHOLARSHIP of Rs.10 Lakhs shared between few students.

3. SC/ST IGRUA SCHOLARSHIP of 50% of Training fee to 20% of trainees on merit


whose parents income is less than Rs.1 lakh.

Application for the 20 seats in CPL is to be sent on plain paper addressed to

THE DIRECTOR,
IGRUA,
FURSATGANJ AIRFIELD,
RAEBARELI,
UTTERPRADESH - 229302.
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SENIOR NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER IN THE


EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR TRADE
(UNMARRIED MALES ONLY)

QUALIFICATION : 1.B.A.,(HONS)/B.SC.,(HONS)
2. B.A.,/B.SC.,and TEACHING DEGREE
3. B.A.,/B.SC., WITH ONE YEAR TEACHING EXP.

AGE : 19 to 23 years for B.A.,/B.Sc., and


: 19 to 26 years for M.A.,/M.Sc.,

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : Height 152.5cms with corresponding weight.

SELECTION : Central Airman Selection Board sent letters to the eligible


candidates for a written test in English, General Awareness and Current affairs which is
Objective and a subjective test in English followed by in an interview.

PAY AND PERKS : Basic pay is Rs.4670/- + D.A., and other allowances.

Enrollment is for 20 years extendable to 57 years.

APPLY TO

CENTRAL AIRMAN SELECTION BOARD


POST BOX NO.11807,
NEW DELHI-10.
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AIRMAN IN DRIVER/MECHANICAL TRANSPORT TRADE


(UNMARRIED MALES ONLY)

QUALIFICATION : 10th pass with a minimum of 45% marks.

AGE : 15 TO 18 years.

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : 165 cms of height and weight corresponding to


height with a chest expansion of 5cms.

SELECTION : A written test will comprise of English,


Intelligence and General Awareness which will be of Objective type.. This is followed
by a Medical Examination.

PAY AND PERKS : Stipend during training is Rs.2850/-.Basic pay is


Rs.3250/- + D.A., and other allowances.

APPLY TO

PRESIDENT,
CENTRAL AIRMAN SELECTION BOARD,
POST BOX NO.11807,
NEW DELHI-10.
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GROUND DUTY BRANCHES


(MALE CANDIDATES IN PERMANENT COMMISSION
FEMALE CANDIDATES IN SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION)

BRANCH QUALIFICATION MARKS AGE


ADMINISTRATIVE Graduation or 60% 19 to 22 years
Post Graduation or 50% 19 to 24 years
MBA or LLB(5 Years or 50% 19 to 24 years
LLB 3 years) 50% 19 to 25 years

ACCOUNTS B.Com., 60% 19 to 22 years


M.Com., 50% 19 to 24 years
I.C.W.A/C.A., with B.Com Pass 19 to 26 years
or M.Com.,

EDUCATION M.A.,/M.Sc.,(English, 50% 19 to 24 years


Psychology,Defence Studies,
Maths, Physics, Statistics and
Computer Science ) or
MBA/PGDBA or 50% 19 to 24 years
M.Ed., or Ph.D., Pass. 19 to 26 years

METEORIOLOGICAL M.Sc.,(Physics/Applied 50% 19 to 24 years


Physics/Meteoriology) or
M.A.,/M.Sc.,(Maths or
Applied Maths) or
M.Tech.(Atmospheric Science)

SELECTION : Short listed applications will be forwarded to Air Force


Selection Board . Candidates called for will be administered an Officer Intelligence
Rating Test. Those who pass the test will be admitted for Personality test which would
consist of Psychological test, Group test and interview. Those selected will be sent for
Medical examination. Finally selected candidates will undergo training.

PERMANENT COMMISSION: The duration of training for a period of 52 weeks at


Air Force Academy, Hyderabad. During training they will be given a status of a Flight
Cadet and on successful completion Commissioned in the rank of Flying officer.
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SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION (WOMEN) : 52 weeks training at Air Force


Academy, Hyderabad in the status of a Flight Cadet. On completion of training they are
given a Short Service Commission for a period 10 years.

PAY AND PERKS : Stipend Rs.8000/- p.m. during training. Initial basic pay
is Rs.8250/- + D.A., and other allowances.

Male candidates for the Administrative Branch will function as Air Traffic Controllers or
Fighter Controllers.

APPLY TO

POST BAG NO.001


D.H.Q POST OFFICE,
NEW DELHI-11.
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MALE ENGINEERS FOR COMMISSION


IN THE TECHNICAL BRANCH
AGE : 18 to 28 years.

EDUCATIONAL : AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER (ELECTRONICS BRANCH)


QUALIFICATION : B.E/B.Tech. in Electronics, Telecommunication, Electronics &
Communication, Instrumentation, Computer Science, Radio Physics with Electronics,
M.Sc.,(Physics with Electronics,) M.Sc.,(Electronics), B.Sc.,(Physics/Maths/Chemistry)
and AMIE with minimum 55% marks and Two years experience.

AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER (MECHANICAL BRANCH):

B.E.,/B.Tech. in Aeronautical/Mechanical/Production/Industrial or B.Sc.,


(Physics/Maths/Chemistry) with AMIE with minimum 55% marks and Two years
experience.

SELECTION : Eligible candidates will be called for Engineering knowledge test.


Those who passed will be called for Personality test at Air Force Selection Board and
those selected will be sent for Medical examination.

PERMANENT COMMISSION : Duration of training is 74 weeks at the Air Force


Academy and they will be granted SSC in the rank of Flying Officer. After successful
completion of Basic Phase and joining at Air Force Technical College, Bangalore they
will be granted Permanent Commission in the rank of Flying Officer.

SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION: 44 weeks of training at Air Force Technical


COLLEGE, Bangalore and on completion of training SSC will be confirmed for a period
of 6 years.

PAY AND PERKS : Basic pay Rs.8250+D.A., and other allowances.

APPLY TO

COMMAND EDUCATION OFFICER,


HEAD QUARTERS TRAINING COMMAND
INDIAN AIR FORCE,MUNNI REDDY, PALAYA POST
BANGALORE-6, KARNATAKA STATE.
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AIRMAN IN TECHNICAL TRADES

(UNMARRIED MALES ONLY)

QUALIFICATION : Matriculation/10th pass with 60% marks

AGE : 15 TO 17 ½ years.

PHYSICAL STANDARDS : Height 152.5cms. with weight corresponding to height


and chest expansion of 5cms.

SELECTION : Eligible candidates will be called for written test by


Central Airman Selection Board. Qualifying in Physical Test which consist of 1.6km run
to be completed in 7 minutes is necessary. Candidates will be tested in Maths, Science
and English and it will be of objective type.

PAY AND PERKS : Stipend of Rs.2850/-p.m. during training. Basic Pay is


Rs.3250/- plus D.A., and other allowances.

Enrollment is for a period of 20 years which is extendable upto 57 years.

APPLY TO
PRESIDENT
CENTRAL AIRMAN SELECTION BOARD,
POST BOX NO.11807, NEW DELHI - 10.

WOMEN PILOT IN THE FLYING BRANCH (SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION)


(UMARRIED FEMALES ONLY)

AGE : 18 TO 22 years.

QUALIFICATION : Any graduate with Maths and Physics at +2 level or B.E.,


Medically fit for flying branch with minimum height of 162.5cms. and leg length
between 99 to 120cms. Candidates holding Senior Divison Air Wing C' Certificate can
apply directly.

SELECTION : Eligible application will be forwarded to Air Force Selection


Board and then they will be administered the Pilot Aptitude Battery Test and then the
Personality Test. Those found eligible are sent for medical examination.

TRAINING : 74 weeks at Air Force Academy. Initially SSC for 10 years and
extendable by 5 years.

PAY AND PERKS : Stipend Rs.8000/- during training. They will be commissioned
in the rank of Flying Officer in the pay of Rs.8250/- plus D.A. and other allowances.
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Pilot Aptitude Battery Test is administered only once in Life time and candidates failing
to pass the same will be rooted back.

APPLY TO

POST BAG NO.001


DHQ POST OFFICE, NEW DELHI-11.