Prepare For Maharaja Ranjit Singh AFPI School (Making Officers Building Nation)
• Institute set up by the Govt. of Punjab.
• Aim: To train selected young boys from the state for joining National Defence Academy, Pune.
• Duration of Training : Two years course at the Plus 1 and Plus 2 Level.
• Capacity: 48 cadets per year. Total 96 cadets at any one time.
To train selected young boys from the state for joining NDA.
FINAL RESULTS 12TH COURSE: FINAL MERIT LIST OF CANDIDATES click to download..
PENDING RE-MEDICAL CHECK-UP OF SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES. click here
• Only BOYS with a Punjab Domicile are eligible.
• Domicile of Punjab.
• Studying in Class 10.
• Desirous of joining NDA
• Date of Birth- Not born before 02 Jul 2005.
At the outset please accept our heartiest congratulations on having been short listed for the interview. Approximately 2000 candidates had applied for the entrance test held on 13 Feb 2022. The first 150 candidates are being called for the interview. Interviews will be held in batches in the month of Mar 2022. We will finally be selecting 48 candidates for the twelfth AFPI course commencing in Apr 2022.
The aim of these instructions is to clarify the procedure for the interview of candidates for the Twelfth AFPI Course.
Names of candidates short listed for the interview are attached. Interviews will be conducted as per the following schedule: -
|Ser No||Batch||Interview Date||Medical Date|
|a||First||10 Mar||10 -11 Mar|
|b||Second||11 Mar||11 -12 Mar|
|c||Third||12 Mar||12 -14 Mar|
|d||Fourth||14 Mar||14 -15 Mar|
|e||Fifth||16 Mar||16 -17 Mar|
If necessary, an additional batch may be conducted at a later date for interview
Some candidates are under the erroneous impression that the order in which their names appear in the list is an indication of their order of merit in the entrance test. This is not so. Names have been listed in alphabetical order. Therefore, please come for the interview with an open mind and do not worry about the academic order of merit.
Candidates are required to be present at the interview centre by 08:30 hours on the date of the interview. The interview will commence at 10:00 hours sharp. Please do not be late. Candidature of late comers with invalid reason will be terminated.
Interviews will be held in Maharaja Ranjit Singh AFPI, which is located in Sector-77 Mohali. It is very close to Sohana Hospital, adjacent to Radha Soami Dera. The same is well marked on the GPS maps.
In case, for any unavoidable reasons, any candidate is unable to attend the interview on the specified date, he must inform Director AFPI by mail/telephone (firstname.lastname@example.org / 9041144430) at the earliest. (Minimum 48 hours before the scheduled date of interview) Such candidates must provide cogent reasons in support of their request for a change of date along with necessary supporting documentary proof. Such requests will be considered on merits and Director’s decision will remain final and binding in this regard.
Candidates will complete the attached form in their own hand and bring it along with them. The form will be submitted to the reception cell established at the interview centre by 0900 hours on the date of the interview.
The interviews will be conducted by a team of trained officers. The team will consist of
(a) Group Testing Officer.
(c) Director AFPI.
(d) Interviewing Officer.
(e) Teachers from a reputed school.
The interview will comprise of the following: -
(b) Written Text / Extempore talk on chosen topic.
(c) Group discussion.
(d) Interview with a Panel
(a) Personal particulars. (Name, age, home town)
(b) Brief details of family background.
(c) School in which studying; subjects being studied; favourite subject and least liked subject.
(d) Best friend and why?
(g) Your strengths and weaknesses.
(h) Why do you want to join AFPI/Armed Forces?
The interviewing officers will assess the candidate’s trainability for the National Defence Academy. The aim of the interview is to assess the candidate’s level of motivation, intelligence, aptitude, confidence, personality and expression. His manner of interaction in a group will also be important.
We expect that the interviews will be completed in one day and the results declared latest by 1700 hours on the same day. Candidates selected in the interview will be required to have themselves medically examined on the following day at Sohona Hospital at their own cost. The medical forms for the same are enclosed. You are requested to go through the minimum required medical standards as given on our website.
Parents / guardians may accompany the candidate to the interview centre and they will be made to sit in a designated area. They are not permitted to visit the venue of the interview or influence the selection procedure in any manner.
The results declared by the interview board will be final and candidates will not be allowed to challenge or question these results.
(a) Birth certificate.
(b) Domicile certificate.
(c) Certificate pertaining to proficiency in sports if any.
(d) Certificate from your school showing marks obtained in the ninth-class final exam and the tenth-class marks obtained so far.
(e) Proof of identity
Candidates must also bring with them a clip board, pen and some paper.
Candidates will NOT be eligible for any traveling allowance/dearness allowance for appearing in the interview or medical.
Candidates should be suitably dressed in formal clothes. School uniform of the school in which you are currently studying in is not permitted to be worn. PT/casual shoes or slippers are NOT permitted. You are to dress up in clean and neat clothes and be presentable for the interview.
We will not be in a position to accommodate the candidates in the institute during the interview. Please make your own arrangements for staying in Mohali, Panchkula or Chandigarh.
Candidates are advised to carry packed lunch on the day of the interview. Lunch will also be available on payment at the institute at tuck shop facility available for visitors for that day
Light snacks, refreshments and Tea / Coffee will be made available to candidates and their parents / guardians
Honesty and integrity will be of utmost importance. Please do not try to influence the selection procedure in any way. A very serious view will be taken of any aberration and any candidate found guilty will be liable for immediate expulsion. Also, if any member of the staff tries to contact you with a promise to help you to influence the selection procedure, please bring this to the notice of the interview board so that immediate disciplinary action can be taken.
For any queries or clarifications please send an email to email@example.com OR letter to Director, Maharaja Ranjit Singh AFPI, Sector 77, SAS Nagar (Mohali). Tele No. 0172-2219707; 9041006305 (Nodal Officer).
Any further instructions regarding the interview / medical will be posted on the website www.afpipunjab.org. You are requested to check the website periodically
|HEIGHT / WEIGHT STANDARDS FOR AFPI|
|Ser No.||HEIGHT(in Cm)||WEIGHT in kgs(As per table)||WEIGHT in kgs (as per table) with 10% relaxation|
• Written Test on 13 Feb. 2022 . Total no of questions 150.
Subjects - English (40/150), Maths (80/150) and Social Studies
(30/150). Level- CBSE X standard.
• Test will be Objective type, answers on OMR Sheet.
• Selected candidates will be called for interview and test of Communication skills in Feb - Mar 2022.
• Candidates successful in interview and communication skills will be medically examined.
• First 48 candidates as per order of merit will be invited to join the institute in April 2022.
• Academic training: (Plus 1 and Plus 2) in a good school in
Mohali. All cadets study in Non-Medical Stream with
Computer Science / Physical Education.
• Physical Fitness, Sports, Firing and Drill.
• Personality Development , Communication skills & Soft skills.
• Preparation for NDA entrance Exam and Services Selection Board (SSB).
• Boarding, Lodging, Messing and Uniform free of cost.
• All training at AFPI free of cost.
• Cadets only pay school fees for the school (Approx Rs. 48,000/- per year, payable in three installments).
• Hostel with Individual rooms and attached bathrooms.
• Cadets’ mess, Ante room, Class rooms, Auditorium, Library, Cyber-café , Tuck shop, Indoor Shooting Range.
• Complete Infrastructure for SSB Training and Physical training including a state of the art gymnasium.
• Sports grounds- Hockey, Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Jogging Track, Squash Court, Tennis court, Swimming pool.
85 AFPIANS commissioned as
171 Cadets inducted to NDA / Other Defence Academies as on Date.
Secured All India First Rank at NDA Merit in Jan 2015 and Jul 2017.
One AFPIAN (SUO Gurvansh Singh Gosal-2nd Course) awarded Bronze Medal at IMA -142 for Standing 3rd in Order of Merit - Dec 2018.
One AFPIAN secured All India 1st Position in NCC Special Entry Scheme, for OTA 45 Course - Feb 2019.
One AFPIAN (Lt Prabhdeep Singh Bhatia – 1st Course) secured All India 4th rank in JAG entry.
One AFPIAN (ACA Harpreet Singh-1st Couse) won Sword of Honour for being best all round cadet and Gold Medal for standing 1st in the order of Merit - OTA, Chennai - Mar 2020.
One AFPIAN (Capt Vishavdeep Singh - 1st Course) 9 PARA Cdo, awarded Sena Medal (Gallantry) - Jan 2021.
One AFPIAN (Lt Jasmeet Singh Bamrah – 3rd Course, 14 JAK Rif) awarded CDS Commendation Card for Operation in Galwan Valley, Ladakh - Jan 2021.
One AFPIAN (ACA Loveneet Singh – 5 th Course) awarded Bronze Medal at IMA 148 POP - Jun 2021.
• School Fees may increase marginally as decided by the school.
Exact amount will be intimated later.
• Candidates who have already passed Class 10th and are currently studying in Class 11th may also apply provided they meet the age criteria. However, such candidates will be required to repeat Class 11th if selected for admission to AFPI.
• For latest updates please refer to our website : www.afpipunjab.org