Indian Air Force


JOIN THE DARE DEVILS OF THE SKY- INDIAN AIR FORCE

Type of Entry Age Qualification Mode of Selection How to apply & Period applications invited
FLYING BRANCH
NDA 16½ – 19 Yrs 10+2 with Physics & Maths NDA Exam by UPSC, then SSB Interview after Qualifying UPSC. Apply in response to advertisement during Mar & Oct each year
CDSE 19 – 23 Yrs Any Graduate with Physics & Maths at 10+2 Level or B Tech. CDSE Exam by UPSC and SSB Interview Apply in response to advertisement during Apr & Sept each year
NCC Special Entry 19 – 23 Yrs Any Graduate with Physics & Maths at 10+2 Level or B Tech & NCC Air Wing ‘C’ Certificate Apply through CO/GP HQ to Air HQ Apply in response to advertisement during Jan & Jul each year
Short Service Commission (Women Only) 19 – 23 Yrs Any Graduate with Physics & Maths at 10+2 Level or B Tech SSB Interview Apply in response to advertisement during May & Nov each year
TECHNICAL BRANCH
PC / SSC for Men & SSC for Women 18 – 28 Yrs First Class Degree in Engineering in Electronic / Mechanical All India KET by CET and then SSB Interview Apply in response to advertisement during Oct each year
University Entry Scheme 18 – 28 Yrs Pre-Final Engineering Graduate in subjects as per advertisement All India KET by CET and then SSB Interview Apply in response to advertisement during Oct each year
GROUND DUTY BRANCH
PC / SSC for Men & SSC for Women 20 – 25 Yrs First Class Graduate or min 50% CET by CEP and SSB Interview Apply in response to advertisement during Apr & Nov each year