AFCAT Cut Off 2021: The Indian Air Force has released the AFCAT (2) Cut Off 2021 along with AFCAT Result on September 17, 2021 on the AFCAT official website. The AFCAT exam was conducted on August 28, 29 and 30, 2021. Candidates can check the AFCAT 2021 Cut Off on this page. To check the cutoff on the official website, candidates need to enter their Email ID and Password on the login page. AFCAT cutoff is the minimum marks that a candidate should score to become eligible for the next round of the selection process. Candidates who clear the AFCAT 2021 Cut Off will be called for the AFSB Interview and Medical Test. The cut off is decided based on various factors such as vacancies, number of candidates appearing for the exam, and difficulty level of the exam. We will provide you with all the details on AFCAT Cut Off 2021 in this article. Read on to find out!
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AFCAT Cut Off 2021
Before getting into the details of AFCAT Cut Off 2021, let us have a look at the important dates for AFCAT 2021 from below:
|Release of Notification||June 1, 2021|
|Starting Date for Online Application||June 1, 2021|
|Last Date for Online Application||June 30, 2021|
|Release of AFCAT Admit Card||August 09, 2021|
|AFCAT Exam||August 28, 29 and 30, 2021|
|AFCAT Result Date||September 17, 2021|
|Declaration of AFCAT Cut off||September 17, 2021|
|AFCAT 2021 Recruitment||AFCAT Application Form|
|AFCAT Syllabus||AFCAT Syllabus|
|AFCAT Exam Pattern||AFCAT Previous Year Papers|
|AFCAT Admit Card||AFCAT Answer Key|
AFCAT 2 Cutoff 2021
Check the AFCAT cutoff values for 2021 given below:
|AFCAT 2 2021||157 (Out of 300 Marks)|
|EKT cutoff||18 (Out of 150 Marks)|
How To Download AFCAT Cut Off 2021?
After the declaration of the result, candidates can check the AFCAT/EKT Cut Off by following the steps as given below:
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website: afcat.cdac.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the link for ‘AFCAT Cut Off 2021’ (will be activated after its official announcement).
- – 3rd Step: AFCAT/ EKT Cut Off 2021 will appear on the screen in form of a PDF.
- – 4th Step: View and download it for future reference.
AFCAT Previous Years Cut Off
The AFCAT Online Test is conducted for 300 marks whereas Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) is conducted for 150 marks. Candidates can check the previous year AFCAT and EKT Cut Off marks from the table below:
|AFCAT||AFCAT Cut Off||EKT Cut Off|
|AFCAT (02) 2020||155||40|
|AFCAT (01) 2020||153||40|
|AFCAT (02) 2019||142||50|
|AFCAT (01) 2019||133||50|
|AFCAT (02) 2018||140||55|
|AFCAT (01) 2018||155||60|
|AFCAT (02) 2017||160||60|
|AFCAT (01) 2017||150||60|
|AFCAT (02) 2016||148||60|
|AFCAT (01) 2016||132||52|
|AFCAT (02) 2015||144||52|
|AFCAT (01) 2015||126||55|
|AFCAT (02) 2014||123||45|
This will give you a clear idea about what marks a candidate must score to qualify in the exam and appear for the next round.
Factors Deciding AFCAT Cut Off 2021
The cutoff will be dependent on the following factors:
- Vacancies available for Flying Branch & Ground Duties (Technical & Non-Technical) branch
- Difficulty level of AFCAT 2021 Exam
- Total number of candidates appearing for AFCAT 2021
- Previous year qualifying marks
AFCAT Cut Off 2021: AFCAT Score
To qualify for AFSB Interview, candidates have to appear for AFCAT 2021 (Online Test) which is conducted for a total of 300 marks and have to clear the cutoff score as determined by the official authorities. If the candidate is unable to clear the cutoff, he/she will not be called for the second round of the selection process i.e., the AFSB Interview.
AFCAT Cut Off 2021: EKT Score
Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT) is not mandatory for all candidates appearing for AFCAT. Candidates who aspire to join technical posts have to appear for Engineering Knowledge Test (EKT). These candidates have to clear EKT Cut Off scores in order to appear for the next round of the selection process.
AFCAT Selection Process 2021
The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) is conducted twice a year to select candidates for Flying Branch and Ground Duties (Technical & Non-Technical) branches in Indian Air Force. The AFCAT selection process involves the following three stages:
- Online Test (AFCAT/EKT)
- AFSB Interview: Officer Intelligence Rating Test along with Picture Perception & discussion test, And Psychological tests followed by group tests and interview
- Medical Test
AFCAT 2021 Vacancies
Candidates can check AFCAT vacancies for the post of Flying Officer and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) as mentioned below:
|Ground Duty (Technical) Aeronautical Engineer Electronics and Aeronautical Engineer Mechanical||Aeronautical Engineer (Electronics): PC- 27, SSC-40|
Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical): PC-12, SSC-17
|Ground Duty (Non-Technical) Administration, Logistics & Accounts||Admin: PC-12, SSC-19|
Accts : PC-06, SSC-10
LGS : PC-09, SSC-14
|Flying (NCC Special Entry)||10% seats out of CDSE vacancies for PC and 10% seats out of AFCAT vacancies for SSC|
Frequently Asked Questions
The frequently asked questions on AFCAT cutoff and their answers are as below:
|Q. When will AFCAT 2021 Cutoff release?|
A. The officials usually release AFCAT cutoff marks along with the result. The cut-off marks are likely to be declared in the month of March 2021.
|Q. How AFCAT Cut Off marks are decided by the officials?|
A. The AFCAT Cut Off marks are decided based on the difficulty level of the exam, number of vacancies, number of candidates appearing for the exam, etc.
|Q. What is AFCAT Cut Off marks?|
A. The AFCAT Cut Off marks are the qualifying marks required to clear the exam in order to become eligible for the next round of the selection process.
|Q. Is there any sectional cut off marks?|
A. No, there are no sectional cut off marks in AFCAT.
We have provided all the details on AFCAT Cut Off 2021. Candidates should start focusing on their preparation for the upcoming exam. So, prepare well and crack AFCAT 2021. Finish the syllabus and start taking AFCAT Mock Tests. Make the best use of these tests to get hands-on experience of the exam. Do not leave any stone unturned in your AFCAT preparation. We have provided you with all the necessary information regarding AFCAT Cut Off and EKT Cut Off. We will update the article once the official AFCAT Cut Off 2021 is released. Thus, you can bookmark this page to stay updated.
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