AFCAT Exam 2024: Dates, Syllabus, Registration, and Preparation Guide

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Easetolearn will cover and provide you with an updated syllabus of the AFCAT 2024 EXAM which covers topics- General Awareness,English, Numerical Ability and Reasoning, and Military Aptitude Test. My Study Room of Easetolearn will provide you with study material on these AFCAT Exam syllabus topics. 


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The Indian Air Force AFCAT online examination will consist of only objective-type questions, which will be in English for both AFCAT & EKT exams. EaseToLearn will provide the best assessment system where students can get all previous year's papers or can create their own assessments from the topic of their choice.

AFCAT 1 2024 exam covers the following subjects:

•General Awareness
•Numerical Ability
•Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test

EKT [For Candidates with one of the choices as (Technical) Branch] covers the following Subjects

Mechanical, Computer Science, and Electrical & Electronics

IAF AFCAT Syllabus 2024 -


(a) English. Comprehension: Detect Errors in Sentences, Sentence Completion/ Filling in of correct word, Synonym/Antonyms, Cloze Test or Fill in the Gaps in a paragraph, Idioms, and Phrases, Analogy, Sentence Rearranging, Substitution in a Sentence/ One Word Substitution.


(b) General Awareness: History, Geography, Sports, National and international Organisations, Art & Culture, Personalities, Environment and ecology, Indian Polity, Economy, Basic Science Based Knowledge, Science and technology, Current Affairs (National and international), Defence.


(c) Numerical Ability: Decimal Fraction, Time and Work, Average/Percentage, Profit & Loss, Ratio & Proportion, Simple and Compound Interest, Time & Distance and Races (Trains/ Boats & Streams), Area and Perimeter, Probability, Number System & Number Series, Mixture & Allegation Rules, Clocks.


(d) Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test: Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning


AFCAT Standard of Questions: - The standard of Numerical Ability Questions will be of Matriculation level. The standard of questions in other subjects will be of graduation level (Indian University).


AFACT Exam Practice Test:  An online Practice Test (for AFCAT & EKT) is available on the IAF website link IAF (, or afcat


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1. What are the main sections covered in the AFCAT exam syllabus?


  • The AFCAT exam syllabus comprises four main sections:
    • General Awareness
    • Verbal Ability in English
    • Numerical Ability
    • Reasoning and Military Aptitude Test


2. Is the syllabus the same for AFCAT and EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test)?


  • No, the syllabus for EKT is different and is applicable only for candidates applying for technical branches. EKT includes questions related to engineering disciplines.


3. How can I prepare for the AFCAT General Awareness section?


  • Stay updated with current affairs, read newspapers, and focus on topics such as history, geography, sports, and culture. General knowledge books and magazines can also be helpful.


4. What topics should I cover for  AFCAT Verbal Ability in English?


  • Practice comprehension passages, error detection, vocabulary (synonyms, antonyms), and basic grammar rules such as sentence completion and rearrangement.


5. What subjects are included in AFCAT Numerical Ability?


  • AFCAT Numerical Ability section covers topics like decimal fraction, average, percentage, ratio and proportion, simple interest, profit and loss, and time and work.


6. How can I enhance my reasoning and military aptitude skills?


  • Practice spatial reasoning, verbal skills, and logical aptitude. Solve puzzles, practice series completion, and work on improving your analytical and decision-making abilities.


7. Is there any specific book recommended by the Indian Air Force for AFCAT preparation?


  •  The Indian Air Force does not endorse specific books. However, candidates often refer to standard competitive exam preparation books and materials available in the EaseToLearn Platform.


8. Are there any changes in the AFCAT syllabus over the years?


  •  While the basic structure remains constant, candidates should check the official AFCAT notification for any updates or changes in the AFCAT syllabus.


9. Are there any specialized resources for EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test) preparation?


  • Yes, candidates applying for technical branches can refer to engineering textbooks, GATE preparation materials, and previous year question papers for EKT.


10. Can I use online platforms for AFCAT preparation?


  • Yes, EaseToLearn online platforms offer AFCAT preparation materials, including mock tests, study guides, and video tutorials.


11. Is physical fitness important for AFCAT preparation?


  • While not directly part of the written exam, physical fitness is crucial for the AFSB (Air Force Selection Board) testing. Candidates should maintain good physical health and fitness.


12. How can I stay updated on any changes in the AFCAT syllabus?


  • Regularly check the official AFCAT website and notifications released by the Indian Air Force. Any changes or updates to the syllabus are usually communicated through official channels.
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