Meteorology Branch: Courses Commencing In January 2018
INVITES ENTERPRISING & ADVENTUROUS INDIAN CITIZENS (MEN AND WOMEN) TO JOIN THE INDIAN AIR FORCE AS COMMISSIONED OFFICERS IN METEOROLOGY BRANCH.
REGISTRATION: OPEN ON 21 JAN 17 AND CLOSE ON 17 FEB 17.
Post:Ground Duty (Nontechnical) 202/18G/ PC/M 202/18G/ SSC/M &W
Age: 20 to 26 years as on 01 Jan 18 i.e. Born between 02 Jan 92 to 01 Jan 98 (both dates inclusive).
- Rs. 15600 – 39100
- Ground Duty (Non-tech) Branch(On successful completion of Training):- 68,550/(approximate gross monthly emoluments)
Post Graduate Degree in any Science stream / Mathematics / Statistics / Geography / Computer Applications / Environmental Science / Applied Physics / Oceanography / Meteorology / Agricultural Meteorology / Ecology & Environment / Geo-physics / Environmental Biology with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all papers put together (Provided Maths and Physics were studied at Graduation Level with a minimum of 55% marks in both).
Height & Weight: The minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms. For women candidates minimum acceptable height is 152 cms.(For Gorkhas and individual belonging to hills of North-Eastern region of India, Garhwali and Kumaon, the minimum acceptable height will be 5 cms less. In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height will be by 2 cms less. Applicable to men and women). Weight: Proportionate to the height and age.
Training: Training is scheduled to commence in the first week of January 2018. Duration of training for Ground Duty (Non-technical) Branch is 52 weeks at Air Force Academy.
Selection Procedure: All applicants whose applications are submitted by due date will be called for testing at one of the Air Force Selection Boards (AFSBs) at Dehradun, Mysore, Gandhinagar, Varanasi and Kancharapara (for airmen candidates)