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EKT Preparation


Engineering Knowledge Test is a typical test went for testing the Basic information of Engineering of the hopefuls requisitioned Aeronautical Engineering Courses. So It is very useful to join goDefence's EKT Preparation Test. The Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT Preparation Test) is held at pre-final year to last year of Engineering Level. This exam comprise of two sections:
  General Engineering
  Specialist Subjects

The master papers are in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Instrumental Engineering in Computer Engineering.

EKT Syllabus- General Engineering
Modern PhysicsChemistryMathematics
ComputersElectronicsMachenical Engineering
EKT Syllabus- Computer & Electronics
Digital Electronic CircuitsAnalog Electronic CircuitsComputer Organization And Architecture
Operating SystemProgramming and Data StructureDatabases
Computer NetworksInformationSystems & Software Engineering
EKT Syllabus- Mechanical
Engineering MechanicsStrength of MaterialsTheory of Machines
VibrationsFluid MechanicsHeat Transfer
EKT Syllabus- Electronics and Communication Engineering
NetworksElectronic DevicesAnalog Circuits
Digital CircuitsSignals and SystemsControl Systems

  Age Limit

19-23 YearsFlying Branch
18-28 YearsTechnical Branch
Ground Duty Branch
DisciplineAge Limit
Graduates20-23 years
Post Graduates20-25 years
LLB20-26 years
MEd/PhD/CA/ICWA 20 yrs to 27 years 02 July 1987 to 01 July 1994

  Educational Qualification

Flying Branch
Graduates (Minimum three year degree course) in any discipline from a recognized University with minimum 60% marks in aggregate and have passed Maths and Physics at 10+2 level OR BE / B Tech degree (Four year course) from a recognized University with minimum 60% marks in aggregate.
Technical Branch
eronautical Engineer (Electrical), Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical)
Ground Duties
Administration and Logistics:
Graduate Degree (Minimum three year degree course) in any disciplines with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate of all papers put together or a Post Graduate Degree/equivalent Diploma in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all papers put together
Graduate Degree in Commerce (B.Com) (Minimum three year degree course) with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate of all papers put together or Post Graduate Degree in Commerce (M.Com) /CA/ICWA with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all papers put together
Post Graduate Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all papers put together

  Physical Standards

Height & Weight
157.5 cms with correlated weight
All other medical criteria would be evaluated by the Air Force Medical Authorites whose decision on the fitness would be final

Candidates need to submit the evidence of passing the desired qualifying examination by the date which is to be mentioned in the Commission's Notice for the Examination.

Scheme of Examination

  The AFCAT question paper contains 100 questions. Each questions containing of three marks.
  For each correct answer candidates will be awarded with three marks and for each wrong answer one mark will be deducted according to the negative marking scheme.
  The total time provided to solve all the 100 questions is two hours. Candidates will write the exam accordingly.
  The question paper will have questions from the following topics.
          Verbal Ability in English
          Numerical Ability
          Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test

  How to Apply

Visit Career Website of the IAF careerairforce.nicin Click on Candidate Login

  •   While filling online application, it is advisable to keep the relevant documents readily available, as details are to be filled as per matriculation and other educational certificates
  •   Please save your recent colour passport size photograph (size 10 to 250 kb) in the computer for attaching to your online application form
  •   Please note that utmost care needs to be taken while filing up the online application. In case any information is found to be incorrect then the candidates is likely to be cancelled at any stage of the selection process
  •   Details of Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) Centres are appended below and would be allocated as per availability of seats
  •   AFCAT centre once allotted would not be changed under any circumstances

Preparation Tips

  •   Perusing month to month magazine of 2 − 3 months before the date of exam will be useful.
  •   The Course is exceptionally broad, so consistent investigation of around 2 − 3 hours is critical. Course is being sorted into little sections and a well study arrangement will without a doubt bring achievemen
  •   For the Social Science (History, Geography, and so on) part, class 6, 7, 8 must be given only an unpleasant perusing; class ninth & tenth books will cover all the perspectives with extra data to those of class sixth, seventh & eighth.
  •   Earlier years inquiry papers can be viably used to comprehend the example of the exam and the vital themes to abbreviate the course.
  •   Arithmetic inquiries will expend time in unraveling, Hence fitting time administration must be remembered in light of the fact that its general situation that hopefuls are not able to complete the inquiries those are so natural. In this way, while composing the exam be mindful of the simple inquiries, so as to settle more inquiries.
  •   Negative checking is likewise there so abstain from composing the wrong replies, just tick that alternative on which you are certain. I will say in the event that you evade surmises, it will help you.
  •   All India Merit will incorporate the signs of your composed exam likewise, so concentrating on hard & getting great imprints is the main route for you to get great legitimacy rank.
  •   English will assumes a urgent part in upgrading your imprints. So its study alongside different subjects is vital. Intensive comprehension of PARTS OF SPEECH will help you do well in discovering the slips.
  •   Physical science & Chemistry will be simple for those having these subjects however only an update of their NCERT will be sufficient.
  •   Keep up velocity with the time, drop down the anxiety level and resist the urge to panic. In the most recent five minutes of the exam, tick all your reactions in one go in the OMR Sheet. Fitting center must be there on leaving the space on the off chance that you have not understood a specific inquiry.

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