Indian Air Force Group X and Y Syllabus 2020 & Exam Pattern, Previous Papers

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Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 I AF Group X and Y Exam Syllabus for PDF

The officials of Indian Air Force will set the question as per the Indian Air Force Airmen Group X and Group Y Syllabus 2020 & exam pattern. So, exam applicants know the detailed Indian Air Force Group X and Y Syllabus to begin the exam preparation. By referring to the Indian Air Force Airmen Syllabus 2020 you can secure the best score in the written test. The Process of Submitting Application form was Conducted Online. The Application Process will be End on 20 January 2020. Here the Candidates Can Check the Detailed Recruitment from the Below Provided Link.


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Selection Process 

In the case of serving individuals, they must be in possession of NOC from their employer at the time of appearing for the Phase-II Examination. If any candidate does not disclose the fact of being employed or that of being an Ex-employee, his candidature will be canceled at any stage during the selection process or at any subsequent stage.

  • Indian Air Force Written Test
  • Adaptability exam-1
  • Physical fitness exam
  • Adaptability exam-2
  • Medical test
Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 IAF Group X and Y Syllabus Summary
Name of Exam Group X and Y Airmen
Board of Organization Indian Air Force IAF
No of Vacancy Update Soon
Date of Exam 19 to 23 March 2020
Official Website
Category Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 I AF Group X and Y Physical Test Details 

Mandatory Medical Standards

General Medical Standards for both Group ‘X’ (Except Education Instructor Trade) and Group ‘Y’ {Except Automobile Technician, GTI, IAF (P), IAF(S) and Musician} Trades are as follows.
Height: The minimum acceptable height is 152.5 cms.
Chest: Minimum range of expansion: 5 cm.
Weight: Proportionate to height and age. However, the minimum weight of 55 Kg required for Operations Assistant (ATS) Trade only. (iv) Corneal Surgery (PRK/LASIK) is not acceptable.
Hearing: Candidate should have normal hearing i.e. able to hear forced whisper from a distance of 6 meters with each ear separately.
Dental: Should have healthy gums, a good set of teeth and a minimum of 14 dental points.
Health: Candidate should be of normal anatomy without loss of any appendages. He should be free from any active or latent, acute or chronic, medical or surgical disability or infection and skin ailments. The candidate shall be physically and mentally FIT to perform duty in any part of the world, in any climate and terrain.

Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 IAF Group X and Y Written Examination

Syllabus for Indian Indian Air Force Airmen  IAF Group X and Y

Group X

  • English
  • Physics
  • Mathematics

Group Y

  • General Awareness
  • Numerical Ability
  • Reasoning

Group X Syllabus

English Syllabus 
  1. Comprehension-A small passage followed by questions.
    1. To judge comprehension
    2. Drawing of inferences
    3. Use of vocabulary
  2. Composition
    1. Agreement of subject with verb
    2. Pattern of verb and their use.
    3. Sequence of tenses.
    4. Transformation of sequences-Compound, Complex, Simple, Negative, Affirmative.
  3. Grammar
    1. Spellings
    2. Word formation
    3. Antonyms and Synonyms
    4. One word substitution
    5. Correct usage of – articles, Prepositions, adjectives-degrees of comparison, conjunctions, Nouns and Pronouns and numbers (Singular-Plural)
    6. Words, which are commonly getting confused
    7. Word order
    8. Correct usage of Adverbs
  4. Idioms and Phrases
    1. Use of simple idioms
    2. Use of Common proverbs
  5. Direct/Indirect sentences: Narration change
    1. Change of various types of sentences from direct to indirect form
    2. Change of various types of sentences from indirect to direct form
  6. Active and Passive Voices
    1. Change of all types of sentences from active to passive form
    2. Change of all types of sentences from passive to active form
Physics Syllabus 
  • Physical World & Measurement
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy & Power
  • Motion of System of particles & Rigid Body
  • Gravitation
  • Properties of Bulk Matter
  • Thermodynamics
  • Behaviour of Perfect Gas & Kinetic Theory of gases
  • Oscillations & Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic effect of current & Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Dual Nature of Matter
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication Systems
Mathematics Syllabus 
  • Sets, Relations, functions
  • Trigonometric functions
  • Inverse Trigonometric functions
  • Complex Numbers
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Sequence & Series (AP & GP)
  • Permutation
  • Combination
  • Binomial Theorem
  • Coordinate geometry – Straight line, Circles, Parabola, Ellipse, Hyperbola
  • Exponential Series
  • Logarithmic Series
  • Matrices
  • Determinants
  • Limit & Continuity
  • Differentiation
  • Application of Differentiation
  • Indefinite Integrals
  • Definite Integrals
  • Application of Integration
  • Deferential Equations
  • Probability Statistics

Group Y Syllabus

English Syllabus 
Same as Group X.
(A) Reasoning (Verbal and Non-Verbal)

  • Numerical Series
  • Distance and Direction Sense Test
  • Mathematical Operations (Assigning Value to Arithmetic Sign)
  • Number Ranking & Time Sequence Test
  • Assign Artificial Values to Mathematical Digit
  • Inserting Correct Mathematical Digit
  • Human Relation
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Odd Man Out
  • Mutual Relation Problem
  • Tallest Youngest Relation
  • Dictionary Words
  • Analogy
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Number Coding
  • Number Puzzle

(B) Mathematics

  • Ratio and proportion
  • Average
  • LCM, HCF
  • Profit and Loss
  • Time, Distance and Speed
  • Percentage
  • Simplification of Numbers
  • Fraction
  • Area of Triangle, Square, and Rectangle
  • Surface area and Volume of Cuboid, Cylinder, Cone, and Sphere
  • Probability
  • Simple Trigonometry

(C)  GK and CA

  • General Science
  • Civics
  • Geography
  • Current Events
  • History
  • Basic Computer Operation

Exam Pattern for Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 I AF Group X and Y

Indian Air Force Airman Group X

Sr No Name of the subjects No of Marks Exam Duration
1 English 20 60 minutes
2 Physics 25
3 Mathematics 25

IAF Airman Group Y 

Sr No Name of the Subject No of Questions Total Marks Exam Duration
1 English 100 300 2 Hours
2 General Awareness
3 Numerical Ability
4 Reasoning
  • The Exam Will be in Online Mode.
  • Written test will be multiple choice objective type.
  • Question paper will be bilingual (English & Hindi) except for English paper.
  • The Time Duration For the Exam will be as Follows.
  • Group ‘X’ Trades Exam will be of 60 Minutes
  • Group ‘Y’ Trades Exam will be of 45 Minutes
  • Group ‘X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades Exam will be of 85 Minutes.

Adaptability Test- I (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades)
All candidates who pass the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) will have to undertake Adaptability Test-I (objective type written test) which is to assess the suitability of a candidate for employment in the IAF which involves deployment in varied geographic terrain, weather and operational conditions.
Adaptability Test- II (For both Group ‘ X’ & Group ‘Y’ Trades).
All candidates who pass the Adaptability Test – I will have to undertake Adaptability Test- II as per policy in vogue. Adaptability Test- II is to select candidates who can adapt to the environment of the Indian Air Force and are able to adjust to the military way of life.

Physical Fitness Test (PFT)

Names of the shortlisted candidates who qualify the Online Test will be displayed on the CASB Web Portal and on a stipulated date will be called at designated Airmen Selection Centre for Physical Fitness Test (PFT) which would consist of 1.6 Km run to be completed within 06 minutes 30 seconds. Candidates shall also have to complete 10 Push-ups, 10 Sit-ups, and 20 Squats within the stipulated time to qualify in the Physical Fitness Test.
Note: Candidates are advised to bring their sports shoes and shorts/Track pants.

Identity Verification for Indian Air Force Airmen 2020 IAF Group X and Y

The original certificates/documents of successful candidates will be verified for which dates will be notified after declaration of result. On the basis of written test, the provisionally qualified candidates will be required to produce original certificates of Essential and Desirable Qualifications along with one set of photocopy, duly attested, viz.: i) Copy of downloaded Registration Slip of on-line application form. ii) Copy of downloaded Admit Card. iii) Certificate showing the Date of Birth. iv) Caste certificate if applied under SC/ST/OBC category issued by the competent authority. v) Disability Certificate, if applied under the PWD category. vi) ‘No Objection Certificate’ if in regular employment. vii) Experience certificate, if any.
The candidate’s identity will be verified with respect to his/her details on the call letter and in the Attendance List. If the identity of the candidate is in doubt the candidate will not be allowed to appear for the Online Examination.

  • Certificates and Mark sheets of qualifying examinations.
  • Aadhar card.
  • Proof of Educational Qualifications.
  • Date of Birth Certificate / S.S.C
  • School Study Certificate
  • Declaration by the Unemployed (For claiming examination fee exemption)
  • No Objection Certificate from Employer (if anywhere employed)