The Air Force Common Admission Test (AFCAT) Examination is conducted twice a year by the Indian Air Force to select male and female candidates for Flying and Ground Duty (Technical & Non-Technical) branches of Indian Air Force. AFCAT written exam consists of a paper containing four sections: Numerical Ability, English, Reasoning & Military Aptitude and General Awareness.

English Section in AFCAT exam includes 25 questions and a total of 75 marks with 3 marks being awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark deducted for each incorrect one. The total paper duration is of 2 hours.

AFCAT English Syllabus consists of :

  • Spotting of Errors
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Vocabulary (Idioms & Phrases)
  • Sentence Completion (Fill in the Blanks & Cloze Test)
  • Ordering of Words & Sentences
  • Comprehension
  • One Word Substitution
  • Spelling

Below are in detail topic-wise previous years’ Q&A analysis and a concrete study plan to cover all the important topics in AFCAT English syllabus with more than 6 months in hand:

Tips to Remember:

  • Please keep a printout of this Study Plan & try to follow the schedule as strictly as possible.
  • Revise and practice English grammar and vocabulary regularly.
  • Follow the study materials or any notes made by you, during Revision.
  • Practise Mock Test Series and various question as many as you can.
  • Don’t forget to chill out and relax!