AFCAT Result 2022: AFCAT 2 Result & Scorecard - Embibe
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 22-08-2022
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 22-08-2022

AFCAT Result 2022: Steps to Check AFCAT 2 Scorecard

AFCAT Result 2022: The Indian Air Force (IAF) will release the AFCAT 2 2022 result online after the successful completion of exam. Candidates appearing in the AFCAT 2 exam will be able to check the result by using their login credentials such as email ID, password, and captcha code from the official website of IAF. Moreover, they can also download the AFCAT 2 qualification list directly from this page.

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The AFCAT 2 2022 online test will be held on August 26, 27, and 28, 2022. Along with the result, the IAF also releases scorecards and cutoff marks. Moreover, the officials will prepare the AFCAT final merit list based on the written test, AFSB interview, medical fitness, and vacancies. Read on to know more.

– The AFCAT (2) 2021 final merit list is available. Candidates can check the list of candidates finally selected here.
– Candidates can also check AFCAT joining instruction booklet for July 2022 course here.

AFCAT Result 2022: Exam Overview

The Indian Air Force (IAF) conducts the Air Force Common Admission Test for grant of Short Service Commission (SSC) in Flying Branch and Permanent Commission (PC) and Short Service Commission (SSC) in Ground Duty (Technical and Non-technical) Branches. Candidates can check the overview of AFCAT 2022 from the table below:

Name of the ExamAir Force Common Admission Test
Commonly Known asAFCAT
Conducting BodyIndian Air Force (IAF)
FrequencyTwice a Year
Exam LevelNational Level
Marking Scheme+3 Marks for right answers
-1 Mark for each wrong answer
Mode of ExamOnline
Mode of Result AnnouncementOnline

AFCAT 2022 Result Date

Before we get into the details, let us have a look at the important dates for AFCAT 2022 exam below:

AFCAT 1 Exam DateFebruary 12, 13 & 14, 2022
AFCAT 1 2022 Result DateMarch 9, 2022
AFCAT 2 Exam DateAugust 26, 27 and 28, 2022
AFCAT 2 2022 Result DateTo Be Announced

How to Check AFCAT Result?

The Indian Air Force releases the result in online mode. Candidates can check the step-wise procedure to download the AFCAT 2022 result below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website –
  • 2nd Step: Click on ‘Candidate Login’ and then click on ‘AFCAT 01/2022 Cycle’ (refer to the image shown below).
AFCAT Result Link
  • 3rd Step: A login page will open. Enter the registered ‘Email ID’, ‘Password’, and security code (refer to the image shown below).
AFCAT Result Login
  • 4th Step: Click on the ‘Login’ button.
  • 5th Step: AFCAT Result 2022 will be displayed on the screen. Check your score, qualifying status, and other details. Download the scorecard and take a printout for future reference.

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Access the unlimited AFCAT questions from Embibe and improve your preparation level. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to take the free practice tests:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., Embibe.
  • 2nd Step: Use your mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Select your Goal as ‘Indian Airforce Agniveer Vayu’ under Government exam.
  • 4th Step: Click Next and select the respective exam name.
  • 5th Step: Click Next and select your preferred language.
  • 6th Step: Once done, click on the links to take the PRACTICE test.

Details Mentioned on AFCAT 2 Result

Candidates can check the following details mentioned on the AFCAT 2022 scorecard:

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Registration Number
  • AFCAT Score
  • AFCAT Cutoff
  • Qualifying Status, etc.

How to Calculate AFCAT Scores?

The officials calculate the score based on the AFCAT Answer Key. The response sheet of the candidates is compared against the answer key, and the number of correct and incorrect attempts are calculated. Thereafter, as per the marking scheme, the AFCAT score is calculated. Check the marking scheme for the AFCAT exam below:

  • Three marks are awarded for every correct answer
  • One mark will be deducted for every wrong answer
  • No mark will be deducted for un-attempted questions
  • The formula to calculate the AFCAT score is as follows:

AFCAT Scores = Number of correct answers * 3 – Number of wrong answers * 1

What After AFCAT Result?

After the release of the AFCAT scorecard, candidates need to appear for the AFSB Interview. Check the following points:

  • Indian Air Force will shortlist the candidates based on the marks in the written exam.
  • Qualified candidates will be called for AFSB Interview.
  • AFSB Interview will be conducted at five centres, i.e., Dehradun, Mysuru, Gandhinagar, Varanasi, and Guwahati.
  • Candidates opting for the flying branch can only choose Dehradun, Mysore, and Varanasi as AFSB centres.
  • Candidates need to choose the AFSB (Air Force Selection Board) date and venue in online mode as per the schedule.
  • Those candidates who do not make their choices of AFSB Centre and Date will be allocated an exam date and venue automatically by the system.
  • After choosing the exam date, venue, and other required details, a call letter will be available for download.
  • The Interview will majorly consist of three stages such as Officer Intelligence Rating Test, Psychological Tests, and Computerized Pilot Selection System (CPSS).
  • Candidates also need to pass the Medical Test to be eligible for final selection.

AFCAT Selection Process 2022

The AFCAT selection process for 2022 will be based on the three stages as provided below: 

  • Written Test
  • AFSB Interview
  • Medical Test

AFCAT Merit List – Final

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in the written exam and AFSB interviews. Indian Air Force decides the qualifying marks for both stages and prepares a final merit list of selected candidates. The officials shortlist candidates for the post of Flying Officer and Ground Duty (Technical and Non-Technical) based on the number of vacancies and performance in the written test and AFSB interviews.

AFCAT Cut-off 2022

IAF releases the AFCAT cut-off along with the result. The AFCAT cut-off is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to score in order to qualify for the next round of the selection process.

Check the AFCAT Cut-off 2022 along with the previous year cut-off for the context of the cut-off trend in the table included below:

AFCAT ExamAFCAT Cut-off EKT Cut-off 
AFCAT (01) 202215718
AFCAT (02) 202115540
AFCAT (01) 202116530
AFCAT (02) 2020155 40
AFCAT (01) 202015340
AFCAT (01) 201913350
AFCAT (02) 201814055
AFCAT (01) 201815560
AFCAT (02) 201716060
AFCAT (01) 201715060
AFCAT (02) 201614860
AFCAT (01) 201613252
AFCAT (02) 201514452
AFCAT (01) 201512655
AFCAT (02) 201412345

From the data obtained since AFCAT 2014, we have charted the exam cut-off and EKT cut-off so it is easier to trace the difficulty level/bar of selection for the AFCAT exam over the years. Candidates can check out the AFCAT Cut-off Trend in the image below:

AFCAT Exam Cut-off Trend Chart

AFSB Testing

The testing at Air Force Selection Board (AFSB) consists of three stages as given below:


  • Officer Intelligence Rating Test along with Picture Perception and discussion test will be conducted on the first day.
  • Stage-I test is a screening test and only those who qualify would undergo subsequent testing.
  • All Stage-I qualified candidates would be subjected to document check to ascertain their eligibility for the branches applied for.
  • Candidates who either do not qualify in Stage-I or do not meet the required eligibility criteria would be sent back on the first day itself.


  • A psychological test will be conducted on Day 1 (Afternoon), and the group tests and interviews will commence after document check for the next five days.

For Flying Branch

  • Computerised Pilot Selection System (CPSS) would be administered to recommended candidates only. This is once in a lifetime test.
  • Candidates who have failed the CPSS/ PABT in an earlier attempt or a Flight Cadet suspended from flying training at Air Force Academy will not be eligible.

Candidates may also check:

AFCAT SyllabusAFCAT Login
AFCAT Application FormAFCAT Exam Pattern
AFCAT Admit CardAFCAT Previous Year Papers
AFCAT Answer KeyAFCAT Cut Off
AFCAT Mock TestAFCAT Books
AFCAT NotificationAFCAT Eligibility

FAQs on AFCAT Result 2022

Find some of the frequently asked questions on the AFCAT 2 2022 result date below:

Q.1: When AFCAT 2022 result will be declared?
Ans: Indian Air Force will tentatively release the AFCAT 2 Result 2022 in September 2022 via the official website.

Q.2: What is the highest score on the AFCAT exam?
Ans: In the online written test, the maximum score is 300. Whereas in EKT, it is 150. Candidates who score equal to or higher than the cut-off marks will proceed to the next stage of the selection process.

Q.3: What is AFCAT Cut-off for 2022?
Ans: The AFCAT 1 2022 Cut-off is 157, and EKT Cut-off is 18.

Q.4: Will the AFCAT result be available in offline mode?
Ans: No, the result is declared only in online mode.

Q.5: What are the details mentioned on the AFCAT scorecard?
Ans: The AFCAT scorecard contains details such as registration number, name of candidate, cutoff, marks, qualifying status, etc.

Note: You can attempt the Indian Air Force Agniveer mock tests on Embibe as AFCAT exam pattern is similar to that.

We have now provided you with all the details on AFCAT Result. Candidates planning to appear for the upcoming AFCAT 2 2022 exam can take free AFCAT Mock Tests on Embibe’s platform. Taking these tests will help you a lot in the AFCAT Preparation.

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