airforce y group exam date

Airforce y group exam date and Air Force X & Y Group Recruitment 2022: Air Force X & Y Group Recruitment for Rally Airmen Selection will be on a fixed date. To get selected in Indian Air Force is a moment of pride. Every year thousands of applicants apply here but only a few get selected. If you want to apply, assemble detailed information like Air Force X & Y Group Recruitment 2022, educational qualification, eligibility criteria, etc.

Eligibility Criteria:

Check the eligibility criteria mentioned below:


Group X (Except Education Instructor Trades) – 
  • Aspirants must have passed class XII or equivalent test with subjects like Mathematics, Physics, and English. In these subjects at least 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks in English.
  • Applicant must have passed Diploma Course in Engineering (in any stream) from a Government recognized Polytechnic/Institute with at least 50% score.
Group Y ’ (Except IAF(S) and Musician Trades) –
  • The applicant must have passed the Intermediate/10+2/Equivalent Exam in any stream/subjects recognized by Central/State Education Boards with at least 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in English.
  • Apart from that, the applicant must have passed two years of vocational courses with 50% marks in aggregate and 50% marks specifically in English in the vocational course.
Group Y Medical Assistant Trade –
  • In case you want to apply for Group Y Medical Assistant Trade, you must have attained 10+2 / Intermediate / equivalent examination with subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with at least 50% marks in aggregate and 50% in English.
Also Read: Indian Air Force Airman Recruitment 2022


  • Applicants with an age range between 16th January 2001 to 29th December 2004 can apply.
  • If the applicant fulfills all the stages of the selection process then the upper age limit to apply will be 21 years.


  • The recruitment tests the physical fitness of the candidate. Applicant must complete 1.6 Kilometers run in 06 minutes and 30 seconds.
  • Apart from this, they also need to complete10 Push-ups, 10 Sit-ups, and 20 Squats within the given time limit.
Adaptability Test- 1 (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades) 

Those who clear the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) need to take the Adaptability Test-I which is an objective type written examination. It will help to recognize the candidate’s employment in IAF. It also involves deployment in several geographic terrains, weather, and operational conditions.

Adaptability Test- 2 (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades) 

Those who qualify for Adaptability Test – I will undergo the Adaptability Test- II. Adaptability Test- II intends at selecting the applicants who adapt to the Indian Air Force environment and are able to adjust themselves to the military lifestyle.

Also Read: Indian Air Force X, Y Group Recruitment 2021


  • The minimum height of the candidate should be 152.5 cms
  • The minimum accepted height for IAF(P) trade is 165 Cms (For North-East and the Hilly States) and 175 Cms (For other States)
  • Minimum height for Auto Tech trade need to be 162.5 Cms (For North-East and the Hilly States) and 165 Cms (For other States)

The NE and Hill state consisted of Gorkhas, Kumaonis, Garhwalis, Assamese, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Sikkim, and hilly areas of Uttaranchal.


The chest expansion should be 5 cm at least.


The weight of the candidate should be in proportion to the height and age. the minimum weight should be 55 Kg for Operations Assistant (ATS) Trade only.

  1. Corneal Surgery: For recruitment, (PRK/LASIK) is unaccepted.
  2. Hearing: Normal hearing should be there. They can hear the forced whisper from 6 meters away with each ear.
  3. Dental: The applicant should have 14 dental points with a healthy set of teeth and gums.
  4. General Health: There should not be any sort of appendages. The candidate should be free from any sort of active or latent, acute or chronic, medical or surgical disability, or infection and skin ailments. The applicant must have medical fitness to perform well under any climatic condition.
Also Read: How do I crack the Indian Air Force Group ‘Y’ Exam?

Application Fees:

The application fee to apply for Air Force X & Y Group Recruitment 2022 is Rs.250/-. This has to be paid for the online test. Candidates can pay the application fee via Debit Cards/Credit Cards/Internet Banking. The examination fee can be submitted via Challan at any Axis Bank Branch. Follow us to know about updated airforce y group exam date

How To Apply for Air Force X & Y Group?

Here are the steps to apply for the test:

  1. First, go to the official website or
  2. You will open a new page on the screen. Users need to register first.
  3. Click on the New User Register
  4. Insert all the details such as the mobile number and email ID for registration.
  5. The applicant will receive an OTP on the registered mobile number and email.
  6. Submit the form.
  7. After that, a login ID and Password will be sent to the registered mobile number and email address.
  8. Login with the help of Registration Number and Password. Then choose the post.
  9. Fill the details in the application form
  10. Submit the application fee using online by using a Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking
  11. Upload the scanned colored photo and Signature (in English or Hindi) in JPEG format.
  12. Now, sign in using the Registration Number as well as Password in the link for “UPLOAD” and upload the documents.
  13. Finally, take a print of the application form and then submit it.

List of Documents Required:

Here is the list of the scanned copies/image of the following documents before you begin with filling the application form:

  1. Class X passing certificate
  2. A colored passport size photo
  3. Left-hand thumb impression
  4. Candidate’s Signature
  5. Parent’s signature (If candidate’s age is less than 16 years)
  6. Marksheet of Class XII
  7. Marks Sheets of Engineering/Diploma
  8. Service Certificate

Air Force X & Y Group 2022 Selection Process:

The selection process consisted of three phases such as:

  • First Phase: Online Written Test
  • Second Phase: Physical Fitness Test, AT-I, and AT-II Test At Airmen Selection Centre of IAF
  • Third Phase: Medical Fitness Test, At a Medical Centre of IAF

Air Force X & Y Group 2022 Exam Date:

EventsExam Dates
Online Registration availableJan-22
Deadline for applyFeb-22
Admit CardApr-22
Air Force X & Y Group Exam DateJul-22


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