Conquer Your Cadet Exam with Wind Chasers



The Cadet Pilot Program in India has transformed the journey to becoming a pilot for many hopefuls. It boasts placing over 1000 graduates as co-pilots, known for its excellence and rigorous selection process. Wind Chaser offers specialized training to prepare students thoroughly for this esteemed program, focusing on skills, guidance, and practical experience essential for success in aviation careers.

In India, prestigious airlines like Air India, Indigo, SpiceJet, and AirAsia offer top-tier cadet pilot training programs, providing aspiring pilots with comprehensive aviation education and training opportunities.

Cadet pilot program


Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for the Programme:

  • Must be between 18 and 32 years of age
  • Have a valid passport and the unrestricted right to live and work in India, with the ability to travel unrestricted worldwide
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written)
  • Able to obtain and maintain Indian DGCA Class 1 Medical Certificate
  • Minimum education qualification: 10+2 with minimum score of 51% / Grade Point 6 / Grade C1 – individually in each subject i.e. Physics / Mathematics / English or a higher degree in these subjects with minimum of 51%*
  • * Candidates not possessing an Indian Class 1 medical can apply for the IndiGo Programme with a Class II medical, however they must possess an Indian Class 1 medical prior to commencing on the Programme.

Selection criteria and assessment

Stage 1: Online Assessment test

This assessment day will cover:

  • Computer-based testing
  • Pilot aptitude, including hand/eye co-ordination motor skills and spatial awareness
  • Academic, mathematical and technical capacity
  • A multiple-choice test of technical reasoning
  • A dynamic multi-task test

Group activity

Once you have passed the initial online assessment test, you will be invited to a group activity assessment that will be conducted in the presence of a selection panel from IndiGo. This will test will assess your communication skills and team coordination.

Stage 3: Personal interview

The next stage is a 1-to-1 personal interview with the selection panel.

Preparation material comprises:

  • Physics
  • Maths
  • English
  • General reasoning
  • General knowledge about aviation