Vacancy Details in Air Force:
1. Meteorology Branch (Men):
- Ground Duty Officers – 135 Posts
- Short Service Commission Officers – 28 Posts
2. Meteorology Branch (Women):
- Short Service Commission Officers – 44 Posts
What is the eligibility Criteria for these Posts?
While looking at the eligibility criteria, age limit, education and physical standards are the three constraints taken into consideration.
Age Limit: The candidate must be born between 2nd Jan 1989 to 1st Jan 1994, as now he/she will between 20 to 25 years of age. If the candidate completed PhD, the upper age limit will be relaxed for two years on the basis of above dates.
Education Qualification: Applicant must be a graduate in any stream of physical science, mathematics or engineering with 50% of marks.
Physical Standards: The male candidate must be minimum 157.5 cms height and for female candidates 152 cms of height is enough. Medical fitness is essential and it will also checked during the selection process.
The recruitment process consists of two stages. Stage one will be the screening test and the stage two consists of Psychological Test, Group Tests and Interview. Selected candidates will be engaged in the training course commencing in January 2014 for a period of 52 weeks.
How to Apply:
Application form can be obtained from the official notification, fill it with necessary details and forward it by ordinary post to the address “Post Bag No.001, Nirman Bhawan Post Office, New Delhi-110106” before the last date. Super scribe over the envelope as “APPLICATION FOR METEOROLOGY BRANCH COURSES COMMENCING IN JANUARY 2014”.
Dates to Remember:
Last Date to Reach Application – 12th Feb 2013
For Remote Areas Last Date is – 19th Feb 2013