AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020: Important Dates, Eligibility, Application Process, Vacancy

AAI Apprentice Recruitment

The Airports Authority of India has invited applications for AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 from Diploma, Degree and ITI candidates. Eligible and willing candidates should submit the application on or before 4th March 2020. Only candidates from the North Eastern Region are eligible to apply for the Apprenticeship Training Program for the year 2019-20.

About AAI -

Commonly called AAI, the Airports Authority of India is a statutory body working under the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India. AAI, created through the Airports Authority of India Act, 1994, is entrusted with the responsibility of creating upgrading, managing and maintaining civil aviation infrastructure both air and ground space in India.

AAI Apprentice Vacancies -

The Airports Authority of India will conduct AAI Apprentice 2020 to recruit 122 eligible candidates from the North Eastern Region of India. The aspirants must apply online. They should register themselves before applying for the posts.

Vacancy Details

Number of Posts







AAI Apprentice Recruitmnt 2020 - Highlights

Name of the Exam

AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020

Exam Conducting Body

The Airports Authority of India (AAI)


Apprenticeship Training Program


122 positions

Job Category

Central Government

Who Can Apply

North Eastern Region of India

How to Apply



Through BOAT’s website, i.e. www.mhrdnats.gov.in

Official Website


AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 Events

AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

Online application

1st March 2020

Last date to submit the application

4th March 2020

AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 Eligibility

Only the candidates belonging from the North Eastern Region will be able to apply for AAI Apprentice 2020. The candidates must be a degree holder in engineering (full time, i.e. 4 years) or diploma in engineering (three years) from AICTE, GOI recognised institutes. Read on to know other eligibility details –

  • Only Indian citizens can apply for the posts (NER – North Eastern Region).
  • Candidates with a degree/ diploma on or after 2017 are eligible.

Age Limit: As on 01.01.2020, they should be 26 years (maximum). However, there are relaxations for PWD, OBC and SC/ ST.

Upper Age Limit:

  • 5 years upper age limit relaxation for SC/ ST and PWD candidates
  • 3 years upper age limit relaxation for OBC candidates

Note: The official notification states, “In case of non-availability of candidates in reserved categories, the same will be filled from other reserved categories/ General categories.”

AAI Apprentice Recruitment 2020 Application Process

Indian nationals are eligible to apply for AAI Apprentice recruitment 2020 before 4th March. Before applying, the candidates must register themselves. It is a two-step process – Registration and Application.

#1 Registration Process –

The interested candidates, who have not registered themselves with BOAT, should register themselves before applying for the AAI 2020 exam. Only Degree/ Diploma candidates will be able to register at www.mhrdnats.gov.in (BOAT), while ITI Trade candidates can register at www.apprenticeship.gov.in (RDAT).


  • Visit the official website.
  • Look for the “Enrol” button on the top right (next to ‘Log in’).
  • Complete the registration process by providing details asked.


  • Visit the official website of RDAT.
  • Check for “Apprentices” on the front bar.
  • It will take you to the registration page where you need to provide details and complete the registration process. Here, the candidates have to give their personal details, technical qualification details, qualification details, contact details and trade preference.
  • Submit documents (DOB certificate, Photograph and Signature) in the prescribed formats.

#2 Application Form –

Now, registered candidates can go ahead and submit the application form. Visit the official website of AAI, complete the process and “forward scanned copy of the application to [email protected]”.

  • Visit the official website of the Airports Authority of India (mentioned above).
  • Select the link “Engagement of Apprenticeship in AAI, NER”.
  • The application form will appear on the screen in the PDF format.
  • After submitting the form, you need to send it on the given email address, i.e. [email protected].

Candidates Not Eligible –

Candidates who have previously terminated their apprenticeship mid-way or completed their apprenticeship or pursuing an apprenticeship with other organisations cannot apply for the recruitment exam.

Application Details Need to Be Given –

  1. Name of the Candidate
  2. Father’s Name
  3. Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
  4. Gender
  5. Education Qualification
  6. Technical Qualification (Degree/ Diploma/ Trade)
  7. Category (SC/ ST/ OBC)
  8. Are you a person with a disability
  9. Adhaar Number
  10. PAN card Number
  11. Driving License Number
  12. Discipline Applied for
  13. Registration Number (RDAT/ NATS)
  14. Choice of Document Verification: Lengpuli/ Dimapur/ Imphal/ Agartala/ Guwahati
  15. Choices Any Three Stations for Apprenticeship Training: Shillong, Tezu, Lengpuli, Dimapur, Imphal, Agartala, Tezpur, Jorhat, Silchar, Dibrugarh, Lilabari, Guwahati and RHQ (NER)
  16. Present Address
  17. Permanent Address
  18. Contact Number
  19. Email ID

Other Details

AAI Apprentice Recruitment Vacancy Details 2020 –





Training Duration

Monthly Stipend

Locations/ Airports of Apprenticeship Training at NER Northern Region Airports

Civil Engineering




1 Year

  1. Graduate (Degree) Apprentices – ₹ 15,000/-
  2. Technical (Diploma) Apprentices – ₹ 12,000/-

Guwahati, Agartala, Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Guwahati RHQ (NER), Tezu, Barapani, Dimapur, Lilabari, Lengpuli, Tezpur, Imphal and Silchar

Electronic & Communication Engineering




1 Year

Electronic Engineering




1 Year

Mechanical Engineering




1 Year

Electrical Engineering




1 Year

Computer Science/ Information Technology Engineering




1 Year





1 Year

Trade Apprentices (ITI) ₹ 9,0000/-

Fitter (ITI)




1 Year

Draughtsman (Civil)




1 Year

Mechanic (Motor Vehicle) ITI




1 Year













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Mode of Selection –

This is very important. Candidates applying for AAI Apprentice 2020 must understand the mode of selection. The Authority will conduct the exam. The shortlisted candidates will be interviewed. They will have their documents verified. If selected, the candidates will be posted at locations they have mentioned at the time of the registration process.

General Instructions & Guidelines –

  • Don’t miss the deadline. The last date of receipt of application is by 6 pm on 04 March 2020.
  • The shortlisted candidate will be intimated about interview via their registered email ID
  • SC/ ST and OBC candidates will avail the reservation facility. In case of non-availability of candidates in the reserved category, the general category candidates can opt for the same.

AAI 2020 Apprenticeship Recruitment FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q: What is the last date to apply for AAI 2020?

A: Interested candidates can register and submit the application on or before 4th March 2020 by 6 pm

Q: For how many posts, AAI will conduct the exam?

A: The total vacancy is 122. You can check the details above.

Q: I’m 27 years. I meet all the education requirements. Can I apply?

A: Your age doesn’t meet the maximum age limit. However, the upper age limit is relaxed by 3 years for OBC candidates and 5 years for PWD and SC/ ST candidates.

Q: Hello, I tried to submit the form online at www.aai.aero website, but failed. What could be the reason?

A: Perhaps, you didn’t register yourself at BOAT (for Degree/ Diploma) and RDAT (for ITI Trade). Try it and submit the form!

Q: What is the pay scale?

A: The pay scale for degree apprentices is ₹ 15,000/-, for diploma apprentice is ₹ 12,000/- and for trade apprentice is ₹ 9,000/-