AFCAT Exam Pattern And Syllabus

Harikesh Yadav

Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) 2 Exam Pattern And Syllabus

Online Exam Pattern-AFCAT Exam will be conduct online. Exam pattern as following

Total No Of Paper-Two

Paper I-AFCAT 

Total No Of Questions-100

Total Time-120 Minutes

Total Marks-300,Each Question Three Marks

Negative Marking-One mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Paper II-Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT)

Total No Of Questions-50

Total Time-45 Minutes

Total Marks-150,Each Question Three Marks

Negative Marking-One mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Note-Paper II (EKT) will be conduct for Electrical And Electronics, Mechanical And Computer Science Stream. Candidate have to attempt one from above according to theirs B .Tech stream.

Syllabus-Syllabus for Paper I and Paper II based on previous years exam papers analysis as following

Paper I-AFCAT Syllabus

  1. General Awareness(Approximately 20 Questions)

History, Geography, Civics, Politics, Current Affairs, Environment, Basic Science, Defense, Art, Culture, Sports, etc.

2. General English (Approximately 30 Questions) 

Comprehension, Error Detection, Sentence Completion/ Filling in of correct word, Synonyms, Antonyms and Testing of Vocabulary, Idioms and Phrases.

3. Numerical Ability (Approximately 15 Questions) 

Decimal Fraction, Time and Work, Average, Profit & Loss, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion and Simple Interest, Time & Distance (Trains/Boats & Streams).

4. Reasoning And Military Aptitude Test (Approximately 35 Questions) 

Verbal Skills and Spatial Ability.

Paper II-Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) Syllabus

  1. Electrical & Electronics Stream Syllabus

1. EM Theory

2. Electrical Materials

3. Electrical Circuits

4. Measurements and Instrumentation

5. Control Systems

6. Electrical Machines and Power Transformers

7. Power systems

8. Analog and Digital Electronics and Circuits

9. Microprocessors

10. Communication Systems

11. Power Electronics

12.Engineering Mathematics

2. Mechanical Stream Syllabus

1. Thermodynamics, Cycles and IC Engines

2. Heat Transfer and Refrigeration and Air conditioning

3. Fluid Mechanics

4. Fluid Machinery and Steam Generators

5. Theory of Machines

6. Machine Design

7. Strength of Materials

8. Engineering Materials

9. Production Engineering

10. Industrial Engineering

11. Elements of Computation

12.Engineering Mathematics

3. Computer Science Stream Syllabus

1.Digital Logic

2.Computer Organization and Architecture

3.Analog and Digital Communication

4.Programming and Data Structures


6.Theory of Computation

7.Compiler Design

8.Operating System


10.Information Systems and Software Engineering

11.Computer Networks

12.Engineering Mathematics

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