Exam Pattern:













  • Time Allowed 60 Minutes
  • 0.25 Negative marking

Phase I Online Test
All candidates who apply online are called for Indian Air Force Airmen Selection Group X and Y Phase I Online Test. Exam date and center are notified via the admit card. It is a Computer Based Test, in one sitting for both Groups X and Y.

Exam pattern is as follows

Name of Group Duration Subjects
X 60 minutes English, Physics, Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus
Y 45 minutes English as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus, and Reasoning and General Awareness (RAGA)
Both Group X and Y 85 minutes English, Physics, Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus, and RAGA
Marking scheme

+1 for correct answer
-0.25 negative marking for incorrect answer
0 mark for the unattempted answer
Phase II
Only those candidates who clear cut off of Phase I can come for Phase II. They have to bring a number of documents on this day.

Physical Fitness Test

Qualified candidates have to go to Airmen Selection Centre for Physical Fitness Test. It consists of

1.6 kms running in 6 mins 30 seconds.
10 push ups
10 sit ups
20 squats
Aspirants should bring their sports shoes and shorts or track pants for PFT.

Adaptability Test I
This is an objective test in the written format. This test assess their suitability for IAF Recruitment which involves being in different geographic terrain, weather, and operational conditions.

Adaptability Test II
Those who qualify adaptability test I have to undergo adaptability test II. This assesses their adaptability to military way of life.

  • Phase III Medical Examination
    Candidates who qualify adaptability test II gets medical appointment letter at respective Airmen Selection Centre. They can also download it from CASB website and go to concerned MBC for the exam. A medical examination would also include Baseline Investigation of- (a) Blood Haemogram – Hb, TLC, DLC (b) Urine RE/ME (c) Biochemistry (i) Blood Sugar Fasting & PP (ii) Serum Cholesterol (iii) Urea, Uric acid, Creatinine (iv) LFT—Serum Bilurubin, SGOT, SGPT (d) X- Ray chest (PA view) (e) ECG (R) (f) Tests for Narcotic Drug and Psychotropic Substance Abuse.

IAF Airmen 02/2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check eligibility criteria before applying. Eligibility criteria for IAF Airmen Selection 01/2021 is as follows.

All candidates who successfully apply for Airmen Selection get admit card for Phase I.
Only those who qualify Phase I, get Airmen Admit Card for Phase II.
You get it at registered email ID as per the schedule above. Also, you can download it from airmenselection.cdac.in.
You need to download and take color printout of it for the purpose of taking it to exam center.
Exam center is assigned through Indian Air Force admit card only.

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