How to become a pilot in India

How to become a pilot in India

How to become a pilot in India

There are 4 types of pilot licenses or pilots in India.

  1. Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
  2. Private Pilot License (PPL)
  3. Student Pilots License (SPL)
  4. Air Force Pilot

To become pilot in air force route is entirely different than other 3.

For Air force pilot you need to pass NDA exam and take training in NDA. For 1st three type of pilots, basic qualification is following.

  1. Educational Qualification: 10+2 with Physics and Maths from recognized school. Some institutes allow non Science students as long as student applies to a specified course.
  2. Age: Minimum 17 years ( for most institues)
  3. Medical: You should be medically fit as per the standards laid down by DGCA

You can apply to following institutes for pilot training.

  • Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi, Uttar Pradesh
  • Flying Training Institute, Behala, Calcutta
  • Government Aviation Training Institute, Civil Aerodrome, Bhubaneswar
  • Karnal Aviation Club, Kunjpura Road, Karnal, Haryana
  • Government Flying Club, Aerodrome, Lucknow
  • School of Aviation Science and Technology, Delhi Flying Club Ltd, New Delhi
  • State Civil Aviation, UP Govt Flying Training Center Kanpur and Varanasi
  • Rajasthan State Flying School, Sanganer Airport, Jaipur
  • Govt Flying Training School Jakkur Aerodrome, Bangalore
  • Andra Pradesh Flying Club Hydrabad Airport, Hydrabad
  • Assam Flying Club, Guwahati Airport, Guwahati
  • Bihar Flying Institute, Civil Aerodrome, Patna, Bihar

Most of the above colleges have good placement scope. These institutes also help in securing loan from bank for the training fees. Fees for pilot training is generally high and estimated between 15-20 Lakh Rs. Course duration also depends on what kind of course you have applied for. It takes maximum time for CPL, which is around 2 years.

Bsc in Aviation is not same as pilot training. Bsc in Aviaiton is aimed to convert pilot training into a university degree. Bsc in aviation imparts knowledge relation to aviation industry and help people grow faster in their career in this industry.  

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There are 4 types of pilot licenses or pilots in India.

  1. Commercial Pilot License (CPL)
  2. Private Pilot License (PPL)
  3. Student Pilots License (SPL)
  4. Air Force Pilot

To become pilot in air force route is entirely different than other 3.

For Air force pilot you need to pass NDA exam and take training in NDA. For 1st three type of pilots, basic qualification is following.

  1. Educational Qualification: 10+2 with Physics and Maths from recognized school. Some institutes allow non Science students as long as student applies to a specified course.
  2. Age: Minimum 17 years ( for most institues)
  3. Medical: You should be medically fit as per the standards laid down by DGCA

You can apply to following institutes for pilot training.

  • Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi, Uttar Pradesh
  • Flying Training Institute, Behala, Calcutta
  • Government Aviation Training Institute, Civil Aerodrome, Bhubaneswar
  • Karnal Aviation Club, Kunjpura Road, Karnal, Haryana
  • Government Flying Club, Aerodrome, Lucknow
  • School of Aviation Science and Technology, Delhi Flying Club Ltd, New Delhi
  • State Civil Aviation, UP Govt Flying Training Center Kanpur and Varanasi
  • Rajasthan State Flying School, Sanganer Airport, Jaipur
  • Govt Flying Training School Jakkur Aerodrome, Bangalore
  • Andra Pradesh Flying Club Hydrabad Airport, Hydrabad
  • Assam Flying Club, Guwahati Airport, Guwahati
  • Bihar Flying Institute, Civil Aerodrome, Patna, Bihar

Most of the above colleges have good placement scope. These institutes also help in securing loan from bank for the training fees. Fees for pilot training is generally high and estimated between 15-20 Lakh Rs. Course duration also depends on what kind of course you have applied for. It takes maximum time for CPL, which is around 2 years.

Bsc in Aviation is not same as pilot training. Bsc in Aviaiton is aimed to convert pilot training into a university degree. Bsc in aviation imparts knowledge relation to aviation industry and help people grow faster in their career in this industry.  

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0 # Nishith 2017-04-29
Hello, I have done B.Sc Honors in Mathematice, am I eligible for MBA, if yes plz suggest MBA colleges in Mohali
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0 # Pallavi 2017-04-30
Yes, you are eligible for MBA, any graduate can do MBA if one have maths in 12th, find the list of MBA colleges in Mohali here- MBA in Mohali
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0 # Vivaan Older than three months
I am from South Delhi, I am looking forward to make career in engineering, Please tell me about the eligibility criteria for best engineering colleges.
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
hello, if you want to take admission in best engineering college in South Delhi, you should clear JEE Main exam, or I fyou want to get admission in IITs you should clear JEE Advanced and for admission you should have Physics, chemistry and maths in your 12th or equivalent
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0 # Older than three months
Become a pilot
After complete Bsc
Plz modify
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0 # Older than three months
I won't to join Indian air force
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0 # Older than three months
i have completed 12th can u tran me
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0 # Older than three months
@kolekar pradip baaajirao you need to fulfill the eligibilities of the required Institution to get admission in it.
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0 # Older than three months
@glen v joy you need to be from science mathematics field for becoming a pilot.
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0 # Older than three months
dear sir, my dream is a pilot. i hope my admission selecting for this college. thank you sir
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