A notification has been published in the newspaper for the appointment of the Bangladesh Air Force Officer Cadet. Manpower will be taken in four branches of this force. The branches are GD (P), Logistics / ATC / ADWC / Meteorological, Finance, and Admin. Male and female candidates can apply. The application has already started online. Those who dream of a career in the Air Force can apply. The last date of application is 26 February 2022.
Eligibility of application
The candidate must be unmarried to apply. Must be between 18 years 6 months and 22 years old on July 6, 2022. The height of male candidates should be at least 64 inches, chest size at least 32 inches, extension 2 inches, the height of female candidates 64 inches for GD (P) branch, 72 inches for other branches, chest size at least 26 inches, extension 2 inches. The weight of both the candidates should be according to age and height.
As per the rules for GD (P) branch candidates, sight is 6/7 and for other branch candidates. GPA-4.50 in both Secondary and Higher Secondary (Science) examinations for GD (P) and Logistics / ATC / ADWC / Meteorological and minimum letter grade A in Physics and Mathematics. Letter Grade B in at least five subjects including Mathematics and Mathematics at O level and at least Letter Grade B in Mathematics and Mathematics at A level.
GPA-4.50 in both Secondary and Higher Secondary examinations for Finance and minimum letter grade in Mathematics / Accounting. At Level Grade B in at least five subjects including Mathematics / Accounting and Letter Grade B in at least two subjects including Mathematics / Accounting. GPA-4.50 in either branch in both exams for admin branch. Level grade B in at least five subjects at O level and letter grade B in two subjects at A level.
The way the application
To apply online, go to the Air Force website (www.joinbangladeshairforce.mil.bd) and click on the ‘Apply Now’ option. You have to register as per the instructions there. One thousand rupees has to be sent for the registration fee. After getting the user ID and password, you have to login and fill the online application form and print it. On the due date of the preliminary written examination, 12 recent passport size photographs, certificate of educational qualification, attested photocopy of other certificate along with information of Air Force and Election Center should be submitted.
Candidates have to appear in the examination center along with the certificate mentioned in the notification during the examination to fill the application form properly. Attested photocopies of all temporary certificates, testimonials and number sheets of educational qualifications should be brought along with the test center. Citizenship, Character Certificate, Marital Status and Permanent Address Certificate must be submitted. In addition, a certificate of character, birth registration or national identity card attested by the head of the current or latest educational institution should be brought along.
Candidates have to take part in the test in a few steps. Preliminary written test will be taken first, which will include IQ, English, Mathematics and Physics. IQ, English and general knowledge only for candidates of admin branch. Then you have to take part in the preliminary medical examination, preliminary oral examination and final selection examination by the Inter-Services Selection Board (ISSB), Central Medical Council (CMB) and final selection examination by the Final Selection Board (CFSB). Carrying electronic devices and bags in the test center is strictly prohibited.
Training and commissioning
Regular commission will be given for the post of Flying Officer after completing three years training at Bangladesh Air Force Academy including 10 weeks at Bangladesh Military Academy. A total of four-year bachelor’s degree will be awarded, including one year after commissioning.
The monthly salary of the officer cadets during the training is 10 thousand rupees and attractive salary and allowance according to the title
Will be given. The Air Force has the opportunity to establish itself as an aviator. Meritorious officer cadets will have the opportunity to go abroad and at UN peacekeeping missions after various stages of training and commissioning.
There are opportunities to go. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Aviation and Aerospace University, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) will be able to pursue higher education at home and abroad with Masters-PhD. The children have the opportunity to study at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Aviation and Aerospace University, BUP, Armed Forces Medical College, MIST, Cadet College and Air Force-run schools and colleges. There are opportunities for families to travel by air or helicopter from one Air Force base to another, accommodation and rations, and medical and family treatment at a military hospital.
To know the details
For detailed information and communication, please contact Bangladesh Air Force Information and Selection Center, Old Airport, Tejgaon, Dhaka-1215. In addition, detailed information regarding recruitment can be found on this website (www.joinbangladeshairforce.mil.bd).