The Indian Air Force is the air arm of the Indian Armed Forces. Its complement of personnel and aircraft assets ranks fourth amongst the air forces of the world. Its primary mission is to secure Indian airspace and to conduct aerial warfare during armed conflict.
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Notification Released
Indian Airforce has released notification inviting online applications for recruitment to the post of Group X and Y Trades. Only unmarried males are invited to apply for selection test. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online from 22.01.2021. Before applying online check the important dates, education qualification, age limit, physical standards etc. given below:
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Adv. No.
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IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Important Events
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Starting date to apply online
Last date to apply online
07.02.2021 (5:00 pm)
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X Group (technical)-
10+2 Exam passed with Math, Physics and English Subject with Minimum 50% Marks. OR
Passed Three Year Polytechnic Diploma with 50% Marks.
Y Group (non-technical)-
10+2 Exam (intermediate) passed with any stream with Minimum 50% marks, English 50% marks. OR
2 Year Vocation Course with 50% Marks.
Y Group (Medical Assistant Trade Only)-
10+2 Exam Passed with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with minimum 50% marks.
Candidate should be born between- 16.01.2001 to 29.12.2004
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Physical Standards
Minimum acceptable height
Minimum Height (for IAF (P) trade)
165 cm. (For NE and Hill States)
175 cm. (For other States)
Minimum Height for Auto Tech Trade
162.5 cm. (For NE and Hill States)
165 cms. (For other States)
Minimum Expansion- 05 cm.
Proportionate to height and age.
Minimum weight for operations Assistant trade
able to hear forced whisper from a distance of 6 meters with each ear separately.
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Physical Fitness Test
1.6 km run to be completed within 06 minutes 30 seconds
10 Push-ups (within stipulated time)
10 Sit-ups (within stipulated time)
20 squats (within stipulated time)
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Pay Scale
- Stipend during training- ₹14,600 per month.
- Group X trades (except education instructor trade)- ₹33,100 per month (may rise as per the career progression of the individual.
- Group Y (Except IAF (S) and Musician trades- ₹26,900 per month (may rise as per the career progression of the individual).
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Application Fee
IAF Group X,Y Recruitment 2021 Sequence of Exam
Group ‘X’ Trades (Except Education Instructor)-
Total Duration of online test- 60 minutes and shall comprise English, Physics and Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE Syllabus.
Group 'Y' Trades (Except IAF(S) and Musician)-
Total Duration of Online exam- 45 minutes and shall comprise English as per 10+2 CBSE Syllabus and Reasoning and General Awareness.
Both Group X and Y trades-
Total duration of the online test shall be 85 minutes and shall comprise of English, Physics, and Mathematics as per 10+2 CBSE syllabus and Reasoning & General Awareness.
MARKING PATTERN FOR ONLINE TEST-
- One mark for every correct answer.
- Nil (0) marks for every unattempted question.
- 0.25 shall be deducted for every wrong answer.