IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam Pattern


The Indian Air Force is one amongst the 3 wings of the Indian defense services. The Central Airmen Selection Board of the AIF carries out the IAF Airman Non Technical Trades examination for the employment of eligible candidates to the Non-Technical Trades department in the IAF.

The selection of candidates is done on base of a written test. Those who perform well in this part of the recruitment procedure shall be called in for a PI. Candidates who are selected are recruited in the Non Technical Grade jobs in the IAF. This includes forecasting the weather in addition to the maintenance of records etc. The IAF Non Tech Trades Entrance is carried out two times a year.

Eligibility criteria for the IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam

Students who are appearing for the IAF Airman Non Tech Trades exam ought to be less than 20 years when they apply. Age relaxation of 2 years is granted for Sc/St candidates. These are the rules of eligibility applicable for students:

  • Students who have cleared their 10+2 with above 60 percent marks can apply.
  • Students who have accomplished their 3 years Diploma course in Engineering can apply as well.
  • Students who are applying for this test must have learned English, Mathematics and Physics in class 12.
  • The certification of the diploma course must be from a recognized Institution.

Structure and Syllabus for IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam

The IAF Airman Non Tech Trades exam paper will comprise of two parts. They are:

  • Part I - English Section
  • Part II - Intelligence and General Knowledge Section

The questions asked for this exam will be of the objective type. Students will be provided with 3 – 4 options. They can choose the correct answer from any of these options.

Exam Pattern of IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam

The topic distributions in both the papers are given below:

  • English section
  • Comprehension
  • Punctuation
  • Tenses and Parts Of Speech
  • Transformation of Simple Sentences
  • Intelligence and general knowledge section
  • Discoveries
  • Entertainment
  • Indian History and Geography
  • Inventions
  • Sports

Preparing for IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam

The first thing students need to do is to get a copy of the exam paper. They can thus understand the type of the questions that will be asked, the time limit and what and all portions they must learn before they appear for the exam. To cover the English and the GK part, students can read English newspapers, news journals and other magazines. Reading this will not only help to increase the vocabulary of the students but also to get more information about the current happenings in the society – nationally and globally.

Prior to appearing for the test, students can also practice talking with their friends. Practicing by this method will help to determine grammatical mistakes and help regain confidence. Students must also remember to manage their time correctly. Inefficient time management will make it difficult for students to answers all questions.



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22 Responses to “IAF Airman Non Tech Trades Entrance Exam Pattern”

  1. 22
    abdul sajid:

    can i join AIF even if i studying with commerce, i have good physical with a height of 6feet and a
    good weight as well.

  2. 21
    sunil badsara:

    sir i have 12th pass with commerce by 68% when iaf airman in exam is tell me non-tech

  3. 20
    Monu sheoran:

    Sir, i have passed 12th class bio by 72%.and i’m 16 year old.but my chest not more to 70cm. Can i appely for iaf?

  4. 19

    I passed isc in 70% in bihar board I want to join airfoce

  5. 18

    Hey I am Nikhil.I am studing in +2 class.I am join to IAF Airman.please call me 8699609752

  6. 17
    raghawendra tiwari:

    i am 10+2 passed with 62% by pcm, when iaf airman exam is please tell me,& which stream is better for me tech/non-tech ?

  7. 16
    sk vovies ahammed:

    gd afnon sir wen airforce airmen selections in andhrapradesh

  8. 15

    how can i get a solve english paper of trade non technical

  9. 14

    how i get a fully solved model papers of indian airforce as a trade non technical

  10. 13

    i have given 2 times air force non tech exam but i did not pass the exam . my age is completed 19 in this month.sir plse tell me how many time left for next time . Plse give me instruction to pass this time.

  11. 12

    what is the next date for air force examination.iam doing bsc biology can i given it .give many instruction for my carrier in air force

  12. 11
    Sumit kumar:

    Sir in 12th my sub was biology no math as extra paper , plz tell me how can i join airforce or another defense services like navy or army.?

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  14. 9

    i want to know about the syllabus of non technical air force exam

  15. 8
    sanjay kumar:

    is negative marking in non tech. air force written exam?
    please tell me sir.

  16. 7
    krishna kant:

    sir ,i want to know the slybuss of airfore Y group

  17. 6
    lajo chaurasia:

    hello sir.. I’m a student of M.Sc. petrochemical want to join Indian air force. Will you please give me right direction for appearing in the IAF.I’m 23 year old.

  18. 5
    Mahesh kumar rolaniya:

    Sir, IAF non tech. Kai admit card kab aa raha hai

  19. 4

    i dont know about the syllabus of test .
    so sir please can u send me syllabus

  20. 3
    Vijay Pratap:

    When is admit card coming for IAF non-tech ?

  21. 2
    Kuldeep yadav:

    sir airforce y group ka paper jo septmber mein hona hai uske call letter kab tak aayege

  22. 1

    I wantr modal question paper of y IAF