How do I Become a Helicopter Pilot in India

Pursue science until 12th standard

Science is important for the degrees you will need in this career

Appear for JEE

You need to score well in the national exam to apply for these college courses

Get a degree relevant to this field

Pursue degrees like BTech in Aeronautical Engineering or BSc in Aviation

Study to obtain your degree for 3-4 years

These programs will give you the theoretical knowledge you need for this career

Some Indian universities for the degree are:

- NIMS University - Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Academy - Indira Institute of Aircraft Engineering

Pass the appropriate license exam

There are 2 types of Helicopter Pilot Licences: Private (PPL) and Commercial (CPL)

Undergo medical tests conducted by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)

Ensure you maintain your physical health

Following the medical exam, these are the other rounds:

– Written examination – Psychometric test – Personal interview

Apply for the job you want

Research vacancies in private and public aviation, as well as the military

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