Admission to the College is made in Class VIII every year subject to conditions given below:

Eligibility Criteria
(a) Age
        Not under 11 years 6 months and not over 13 years 6 months of age on 1st January, 2025.
(b) Qualification
        The candidate must have passed Class VII at the time of admission (April, 2025). Candidates studying in Cambridge System can also apply.
(c) Citizenship
        Should be a male citizen of Pakistan or Azad Jammu & Kashmir.

The Selection process consists of the following three phases.
Phase-I      Intelligence Test, Academic Test, Preliminary Medical & Initial Interview
Phase-II     Final Board Interview
Phase-III    Final Medical Examination

Phase-I Intelligence Test, Academic Test, Preliminary Medical & Initial Interview
The eligible Candidates are required to appear for the following tests at PAF Information & Selection Centre (PAF I & SCs).
Intelligence Test
        At first candidates are required to appear in the Intelligence Test. The Intelligence Test comprises of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). This will be E-Test (Electronic Test) to be attempted by the candidates on computers. This determines the IQ of a candidate.
Academic Test
        Candidates qualifying the Intelligence Test are required to appear for Academic Test. Academic Test comprises Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) of four subjects i.e. Maths, General Science, English & Urdu. The test is to be attempted by the candidates on computers.
Syllabi for Academic Test
        The syllabi for the Academic Test is given at the subsequent pages in the Prospectus. The test is a competitive examination, therefore, the syllabi given in the Prospectus is meant only for the general guidance of the candidate. By and large, the questions in the test papers are based on the syllabi in vogue in various Textbook Boards in Pakistan.
Preliminary Medical
        Candidates qualifying the Academic Test will undergo preliminary medical test. This test takes place at PAF Information & Selection Centres, observing the basic medical standards for Flying Branch of Pakistan Air Force. The candidate should be free from deformities of hands, feet, spine and chest. The visual and hearing systems should be in perfect condition. Moreover, the candidate should not be affected by skin and dental diseases. The Torso Height should fall between the laid down upper and lower limits for the Flying Branch. There should be no squint, defective vision and colour blindness.

Note: The candidate must have 6/6 eye sight / vision without glasses. Candidates, who wear glasses, should not apply. Opinion of PAF Medical Officer conducting the test is final. No appeal in this regard is admissible.

Initial Interview
        Candidates qualifying the preliminary medical test will be required to appear in Initial Interview to evaluate the candidate’s personality in general.
Phase-II Final Board Interview
The successful candidates in Phase-I are to appear for the Board Interview. The candidate is asked questions about the basic general / subject knowledge. The Board evaluates the candidate’s personality, character traits, comprehension, expression, emotional stability and confidence.
Phase-III Final Medical Examination
Candidates selected in Board Interview are called for the Final Medical Test at Islamabad, Lahore / Sargodha and Karachi. Medical Board examines selected candidates thoroughly according to the requirements of Flying Branch. The decision of Medical Board is Final and no appeal against the decision is entertained.
Final Selection
Candidates who qualify the Final Medical Examination are included in the merit list for the final selection. The call up letter along with joining instructions are sent to the successful candidates only.

FINAL SELECTION IS MADE STRICTLY BY FOLLOWING ORDER OF MERIT, MERIT ONLY.

Intelligence Test, Academic Test, Preliminary Medical Test, Initial Interview, Final Board Interview and Final Medical Examination are held at the centres mentioned in the table below:

Intelligence Test / Academic Test /
Preliminary Medical & Initial Interview at PAF I & SCs
Board Interview at PAF I & SCs Final PAF Medical
Quetta Quetta PAF Hospital Faisal, Karachi
Karachi Karachi
Hyderabad
Sukkur
Rawalpindi Rawalpindi PAF Hospital, Islamabad
Muzaffarabad
Gilgit
Mianwali
Peshawar Peshawar
Abbottabad
D I Khan
Lahore Lahore PAF Hospital, Lahore / Sargodha
Multan Multan
Faisalabad Faisalabad

40th Pre-Cadet Entry (BA Entry)
Subject Date
Advertisement in leading Newspapers 13 August, 2023
Availability of Challan Form at PAF Website www.joinpaf.gov.pk and College Website 29 August, 2023
Online Registration Starts PAF Induction Website: www.joinpaf.gov.pk 23 October, 2023
Last Date for Registration 10 November, 2023
Entrance Test {Intelligence Test, Academic Test (E-Testing)} Preliminary Medical & Initial Interview at PAF I & SCs 06 November, 2023
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17 November, 2023
Final Board Interview wef 30 November, 2023
Final Medical Examination wef 11 December, 2023
Final Selection End Mar, 2024
Issue of Joining Instructions 01 April, 2024
Reporting date of selected candidates at the College (tentatively) 15 April, 2024
For queries please contact on
Phone No: 051-9547111 / 051-9547015 / 051-3752088

  1. Candidates can download the bank Challan Form from PAF Induction Website www.joinpaf.gov.pk from 29 August, 2023 or using download link below.
  2. Challan Form would carry four parts one is College Copy which is to be dispatched to College on given address (Induction Cell, PAF College Lower Topa, Murree Hills), 2nd (PAF I & SC Copy) for getting prospectus from PAF Information & Selection Centre (PAF I & SC), 3rd (Candidate’s Copy) for appearing in tests at PAF Information & Selection Centre and 4th (Bank Copy) for bank.
  3. Submit the prospectus / examination fee in any branch of HBL in College Account Number given on the Challan Form.
  4. Candidates can submit original paid copy (PAF I & SC Copy) of Challan Form at respective PAF I & SC and get the prospectus.
  5. Candidates will be eligible for tests by showing the original (Candidate’s Copy) of Challan Form along with Registration Slip & other documents, to the respective PAF I & SC staff / representative on test day.