Recently, after a long time on 14th June 2022, a new scheme called Agnipath Scheme has been announced by the Ministry of Defence for the entry-level recruitment process in the Indian Air Force and in other Armed Forces. As a result, mixed reactions were seen across the country.
Some people are trying to justify the Agneepath scheme, while on the other hand others are opposing the scheme. In order to pacify the youth amid arson and sabotage across the country, the Indian Air Force has announced its first recruitment drive under the Agneepath scheme through its official Twitter account.
Note: This selection is not for selection as the Commissioned officers / Pilots / Navigators.
Summary of Recruitment Drive under Agnipath Scheme by Indian Air Force
|Notification Date||20th June 2022|
|Registration Date||24th June 2022|
|Last Date for Registration||5th July 2022|
|Online Examination Date||Starting from 24th July 2022|
Documents Required to Join Indian Air Force as Agniveers (Agnipath Vayu)
- Class 10th or Matriculation Passing Certificates.
- Class 12th or Intermediate or Equivalent Marksheet.
- or, 3 Years Engineering Diploma Marksheet and Matriculation Marksheet.
- or, 2 Years Vocational Course Marksheet and marks sheet of non-vocational course with Maths, Physics, and English.
- Passport size Latest Photo with holding a black slate with his name and the date of photograph taken.
- The written details on the slate must be written in the capital letter clearly with White Chalk.
- The background must be a light color.
- No headgear is allowed except for Sikh.
- The photo should not be taken before April 2022.
- Size of Passport Size Photo Should be 10 KB to 50 KB.
- Candidate Left-Hand Thumb Impression.
- The size of the Left Thumb Impression should be 10 KB to 50 KB.
- Candidate Signature.
- The size of the Signature should be 10 KB to 50 KB.
- In case your age is below 18, you need to upload your Parent’s (Father or Mother) / Guardian signature image within 10 KB to 50 KB.
- The mark sheet indicates your English Subject.
- Aadhar Card number during the online application form is required. Exemption for the candidates belongs to J&K, Assam, or Meghalaya.
The examination or application fee for the Indian Air Force AgniveerVayu under Angipath Scheme is ₹ 250/- and it is to be paid by the candidate applying for the online examination.
The payment for the same can be done by Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking through the online payment gateway. The candidate can also pay the application fee by offline mode using Challan Method at any Axis Bank Branch.
How to Apply or Join IAF AgniverVayu under Agnipath Scheme
The Indian Air Force has recently announced its Online Application for the recruitment of AgniveerVayu under the Agnipath Scheme. To apply for this Agnipath Scheme the candidate needs to follow this step-by-step guide to easily apply for the post.
First, go through the official detailed notification released by the Indian Air Force before applying for the post.
Scan all the required documents under the required sizes before applying for the post.
Open Indian Air Force Oficial Career Page by visiting this link on your browser: careerindianairforce.cdac.in
On the official Career page of IAF, you will see two options under Join As tab, Click on AgniveerVayu.
After that, a new browser tab will open in front of you now Click on Apply Online. Now another page will open in front of you. If you are already registered on this page earlier then Sign In by providing the required details. Otherwise for a new user just clicks on Register to register yourself first.
Enter your personal details like your name, father’s name, email id, and mobile number, and then generate your OTP. Now enter the OTP received on your mobile number and on your email separately. After entering the verification code click on SUBMIT.
After submission, check your email id for System Generated Password. Now use your email id as your user id and the password to login into the IAF dashboard. Since the password which you have entered is system generated. So, reset your password by creating a unique password as suggested by the system.
Sign In again with your recently generated password. Then click on Read Instructions and then Click on Check Box and then click on Continue to Registration Steps.
Now fill the required details, upload your documents and then pay the examination fee.
Eligibility Criteria to Join IAF as AgniveerVayu
To join the Indian Air Force under the Agnipath Scheme as an AgniveerVayu the following Eligibility criteria are set by the Indian Air Force.
- Unmarried Male Indian Citizens are eligible for this post.
- Citizens of Nepal are also eligible.
Age Limit for Agnipath Agniveer Vayu
For the vacancy of Agniveer Vayu intake 01/2022. The candidate born between 29th December 1999 and 29th June 2005 with both dates inclusive is eligible to apply for the post.
Education Qualification for Agnipath Agniveer Vayu
A. Science Subject
|Candidate should have passed Intermediate/10+2/ or equivalent examination with Maths, Physics, and English with a minimum of 50% Marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.|
|Passed Three Years Diploma Course in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Automobile/ Computer Science/ Instrumentation Technology/ Information Technology) from a Government recognized Polytechnic institute with 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English in diploma course (or in Intermediate/Matriculation, if English is not a subject in Diploma Course).|
|Passed Two years of Vocational Course with non-vocational subject viz. Physics and Maths from State Education Boards/Councils which are listed in COBSE with 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English in the vocational courses (or in Intermediate/ Matriculation, if English is not a subject in Vocational Course).|
B. Other than Science Subject
|Passed Intermediate / 10+2 / Equivalent Examination in any subject approved by Central / State Education Boards listed as a COBSE member with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.|
|Passed two years vocational course from Education Boards listed as COBSE member with minimum 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English, in the vocational course or in Intermediate / Matriculation if English is not a subject in Vocational Course.|
- Candidates eligible for Science subject on the basis of 10+2 or intermediate are also eligible for Other Than Science Subject Examination.
- Education Board listed on the COBSE website as a member will only get considered.
- If your aggregate final percentage is 49.99% then it will be considered as 49% no to rounded off to 50%.
|Height||Minimum Height: 152.5 centimeters|
|Weight||It should be proportional to Height and Age.|
|Chest||Minimum Expansion: 5centimeters.|
|Hearing||The candidate should be able to hear forced whisper from a distance of 6 meters with each ear separately.|
|For Corneal Surgery and Other Details||For complete medical standards visit agnipathvayu.cadac.in|
Through this article, you have come to know how you can apply for the post of Agneepath Air Force in Agneepath Air Force and also you know what is its eligibility, what is its examination fee? Further, if you have any doubts, suggestions, or feedback related to this article then let us know by commenting down below.
Q: What is the Age Limit of Agniveer for Indian AirForce?
Ans: Minimum Age Limit: 17.5 Years.
Maximum Age Limit: 21Years. (Extended up to 23 Years for this year’s recruitment only)
Q: What is the syllabus of Agniveer Airforce?
Ans: Syllabus is not released by Indian Air Force. W will update this post, or provide separate syllabus details at the earliest just after its release.
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