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Application Details -                 

You can apply to the Technical Branch through the University Entry Scheme or the  Direct Entry Scheme. The advertisement for the two schemes is released in the month of January evry year and for the Direct entry in the month of January and July every year.

The candidates applying for the Technical Branches are to apply through the Air Force Common Admissiion test(AFCAT). You can refer to the following schedule to know when to expect the advertisement for AFCAT exam and where to send your AFCAT application.


The advertisements for the course will appear during January & July every year.

AFCAT Centes :

AFCAT Centres

Applications to be Forwarded to

Ambala, Bathinda, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Jammu, Nal (Bikaner), Srinagar, Surathgarh, Sirsa, Sarsawa, Pathankot

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Western Air Command, IAF, 
Subroto Park, New Delhi-110010.

Tele: 011- 25687194 Extn -7361

Chabua, Guwahati, Bagdogra, Jorhat, Kolkata, Shillong, Silchar, Tezpur, Kalaikunda, Hashimara

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Eastern Air Command, IAF, 
Nong Lyer, Shillong, Meghalaya.

Tele: 0364-2561461-67 Extn 3423, 3472 & 3473.

Agra, Allahabad, Barielly, Gorakhpur, Gwalior, Lucknow, Patna, Varanasi

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Central Air Command, IAF, 
Bamrauli, Allahabad-211012, UP
Tele: 0532-2233261 Extn : 5406 & 5419.

Ahmedabad, Barmer, Jamnagar, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Mumbai, Pune, Vadodara

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters South Western Air Command, IAF, Sector 9, Gandhinagar - 382009.
Gujarat. Tele: 079-23242600-02 Extn 5540 & 5535.

Thiruvananthapuram, Sulur (Coimbatore), Kochi, Thanjavur

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Southern Air Command, IAF, 
Aakulam, Thiruvananthapuram-695031, Kerela.

Tele : 0471-2551361 Extn 7312

Nagpur, Ojhar (Nasik)

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Maintenance Command, IAF, 
Vayu Sena Nagar, Nagpur-440007,
Tele: 0712-2512771-75 Extn 2253 & 2256.

Bangalore, Belgaum, Bidar, Chennai, Hyderabad

Command Education Officer.
Headquarters Training Command, IAF, 
JC Nagar PO
Karnataka. Tele : 080-23411061 Extn 4335 & 4336

Application Format

You are required to send us your application in a particular format. The Format of the AFCAT Application is available in the advertisement. You can also download the AFCAT Application format from our website at the time of release of the advertisement.

Note : Please remember that your applications should be sent to the concerned Command Head Quarters (the postal address mentioned in the advertisement). Online application will not considered and invalid.

The advertisements for the AFCAT will release during January & July every year.

You should send your application to concerned Command in a particular format

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