Commercial Pilot Licence Course at Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi; Apply by July 17
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA), Fursatganj Airfield, Amethi, Uttar Pradesh-229302; an Autonomous Body under the Ministry of Civil Aviation Govt. of India, has invited applications for admission to the Ab-initio to Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) Course starting in January 2022, for issue of CPL with Multi-engine endorsement and Instrument Rating (IR) on Multi-Engine Aircraft.
Duration of the course is 24 months. However, progress dependent on individual’s performance in academics and flying. The total number of seats is 120. Category wise distribution is as follows: General-48, SC-18, ST- 10, OBC-32, EWS -12.
Eligibility: Applicants must have passed 10+2/equivalent with 50% marks in English and passed in Mathematics & Physics with 50% aggregate marks (45% each for SC/ST/EWS/OBC applicants) Applicant should be at least 17 years old, at the time of joining. Those awaiting results can also apply.
Selection: Selection will be based on Online Written Test, Viva/Interview and Pilot Aptitude Test / Psychometric Test.
Online Written Test will be held on 21st August 2021 (Saturday) at Agra, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Ranchi and Thiruvananthapuram. The test will have objective type questions only from General English, Mathematics, Physics, Reasoning & Current Affairs of 10+2 level. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
Qualifying Marks in Written Test: The cut-off marks for SC/ST/EWS/OBC candidates will be 5% less from the cut off marks secured by the last candidate in the General category.
Pilot Aptitude Test / Psychometric Test: Only successful candidates in Pilot Aptitude / Psychometric Test shall qualify for final selection. No relaxation criteria will be applicable for SC/ST/EWS/OBC Candidates in Pilot Aptitude/Psychometric Test.
Application Fee: Application fee is Rs. 12,000/- for General, OBC and EWS candidates, to be paid either through internet banking, debit or credit cards or through Bank Challan payable at any branch of State Bank of India. There is no application fee for SC & ST applicants.
Application: Applications are to be filled online at the ‘IGRUA Entrance’ link available at www.igrua.gov.in
Applications can be submitted till 17th July 2021, if the fee payment is by bank challan and till 21st July, 2021 if fee payment is in the online mode.
Those joining the CPL Course can also opt for B.Sc. (Aviation) Degree, being conducted simultaneously with CPL Course. Duration of this course will be 3 years.
For more details, visit www.igrua.gov.in