How to join in Technical branch of Indian Air Force as an Officer

Technical Branch:-
The Entry for the technical branch is by two modes,
1)      UES – University Entry Scheme
2)      AEC – Aeronautical Engineering Course
For these two entries, you have to write the AFCAT – Air Force Common Admission Test.
Name of the Course
Technical Branch
18 – 28 Years old
Marital Status
Candidates below 25 years should be unmarried
Men(Permanent Commission), Women (Short Service Commission)

  • Students should study their final year of their engineering degree
  • Only male candidates are allowed for this entry through permanent commission.
  • No backlog arrears i.e. you should not attend the AFSB testing with arrears.  You should clear all your arrears before going to AFSB.   Also, while finishing the degree you should have 60% aggregate with all papers together.


  • You can apply for this during final year/semester or after completion of your degree.
  • Men (Permanent Commission), Women (Short Service Commission) both can apply.
  • The candidate should score 60 % aggregate by putting all papers together at the time of application which will be represented in every individual notifications.
  • Final year students can also attend the selection process, but they should prove that they don’t have any current backlogs.


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