Applicant should have passed 10+2/equivalent with Physics, Mathematics & English as main subjects. General category applicants should have passed English at 10+2 level and should have 55% marks in each of Mathematics and Physics. SC/ST/OBC applicants should have passed English at 10+2 level and should have 50% marks in each of Mathematics and Physics. For those General category applicants possessing higher qualification with Mathematics and Physics as subjects, the minimum qualifying marks in each of Physics and Mathematics will be 50%.
Minimum age limit is 17 years at the time of joining the course.
Selected candidates will have to submit Class-I Medical Fitness Certificate before joining. (See http://www.dgca.nic.in/medical/c1exam-ind.htm for details)
Training fee is Rs.24.60 Lakhs payable in four installments. Hostel accommodation within the campus and Messing is provided on monthly charges of approximately Rs. 5000/-.
Selection procedure consists of a Written Test, Pilot Aptitude Test (WOMBAT), Viva and Interview. The Written Test will be held on 2nd August, 2009 (Sunday) from 10:30 hrs at (i) Bangalore (ii) Delhi (iii) Kolkatta (iv) Lucknow and (v) Mumbai. Applicants can opt for two centers in the application in the order of preference. The Written Test will have objective type questions only, from General English, Mathematics, Physics & Reasoning of 10+2 level. General category applicants need 60% marks and SC/ST/OBC applicants, 55% marks in Written Test to qualify for the next stage. The numbers of short listed candidates after written examination will not be more than three times of the total seats in respective category and the same will be selected in order of merit irrespective of the number of candidates who qualify in the written exam. Intimation regarding examination centre will be sent by Courier/ Post directly to the candidates. Information regarding Roll number and examination center will be available at http://www.igrua.gov.in/ also by 16th July, 2009.
Result of Written Test and Schedule of Pilot Aptitude Test/Interviews will be available at http://www.igrua.gov.in/ after 12th August, 2009.
The Pilot Aptitude Test (WOMBAT) will be conducted at Delhi, for candidates from Delhi and neighboring states from 19th August, 2009. For other candidates, the test will be held at IGRUA, Raebareli from 7th September, 2009. Minimum qualifying marks for Pilot Aptitude Test is 70%. There is no relaxation in marks for SC/ST/OBC Candidates in Pilot Aptitude Test.
Interview and viva for all successful candidates in Pilot Aptitude Test will be conducted at IGRUA, Raebareli from 8th September, 2009.
Candidates will be required to produce following documents in original at the time of interview:
(i) Proof of Date of Birth ( such as 10th Class certificate )
(ii) 10+2 Mark sheet
(iii) Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC Candidates
(iv) Creamy Layer Certificate for OBC Candidates
SC/ST candidates will be reimbursed 2nd Class to and fro rail fare on production of tickets from their registered address to Raebareli to appear for Pilot Aptitude Test/Interview.
Application should be submitted in prescribed format which can be downloaded from http://www.igrua.gov.in/
The following documents are required along with the application form:-
(ii) Three self-attested recent passport size photographs.
(iii) Application fee Rs. 3,500/- by Demand Draft in favour of 'Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi' drawn on any Nationalized/Scheduled Bank, payable at Delhi. SC/ST applicants are exempted for payment of application fee.
Last date of receipt of application by 'The Director, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi, Fursatganj Airfield, Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh - 229302 is 20th June 2009