SSC GD Constable Physical Standards, Medical Test 2016

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SSC GD Constable Physical Standards 2016: The Staff Selection Commission has already published the official online recruitment notification for SSC Constable Delhi Police 2016. SSC will conduct the exam for the recruitment of constables in Delhi Police in the following stages

  1. Physical Standard Test
  2. Written Test
  3. Medical Test

This article is solely based on SSC GD Constable Physical Standards, Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Medical Standard Test (MST), which are basically the most essential sections of SSC Constable Recruitment 2016.

 

SSC GD Constable Selection Procedure 2016

This section has been covered in detail in our previous blog but we will mention it here as well. It begins with the Physical Standard Test (PST), which comprises of 3 steps

  • Firstly, the fitness of a candidate is checked by the means of measuring the physical standards. If a candidate is able to clear the test, only then he/she is eligible for the Physical Endurance Test.
  • After qualifying in this test, the candidates are supposed to appear for a Medical Test.
  • After clearing the PST, the candidates can appear for the written test.

SSC GD Constable Selection Procedure - Written, PE & MT 2016

Read: SSC Constable Recuritment 2016 – Complete Selection Process

So, before applying for this exam, a candidate must have a clear understanding of the eligibility and necessary physical standards. 

 

SSC GD Constable Physical Standards 2016

The Physical Standard is SSC Constable Recruitment for Delhi Police is basically a set of physical norms which is applicable to both Male and Female candidates.

In SSC Constable Physical Standards Test, a candidate is physically measured in terms height and chest measurements. To clear this test, a candidate must have the minimum prescribed measurements as set up by the SSC.

SSC GD Constable Physical Standards for Male Candidates

Category of Candidates Height (in cm) Chest (in cm)
Unexpanded Expanded (minimum 4 cm)
For male candidates General/OBC 170 81 85
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes. 170 81 85
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes. 165 76 80
Residents of hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K. 165 76 80
Sons of serving, deceased, retired police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff 165 76 80

SSC GD Constable Physical Standards for Female Candidates

Category of Candidates Height (in cm) Chest (in cm)
Unexpanded Expanded (minimum 4 cm)
For female candidates GENERAL/OBC 157
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. 155
Residents of hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K. 155
Daughters of serving, deceased, retired police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff 152

Qualifying in these is essential for advancing to next round, otherwise you are just disqualified here .

 

SSC GD Constable Physical Endurance Test 2016

After the candidate qualifies for the Physical Standard Test, he/she has to appear for the PET. This test differs for both male and female candidates.

The candidates have to take part in certain physical activities like racing, long jump and high jump. Based on their performance in these activities, they are further selected for a medical test.

For Male Candidates

Age Race (1600m) Long Jump High Jump
Upto 31 years 6 minutes 14 feet 3’9’’ feet
31-40 years 7 minutes 13 feet 3’6’’ feet
Above 40 years 8 minutes 12 feet 3’3’’ feet

For Female Candidates

Age Race (1600m) Long Jump High Jump
Upto 31 years 8 minutes 10 feet 3 feet
31-35 years 9 minutes 9 feet 2’9’’ feet

Some important points to remember for SSC GD Constable Physical Endurance Test are as follows.

  • Those who qualify in the race event will be eligible to appear in the long jump and high jump events.
  • Three chances will be given to qualify in long jump and high jump events.

 

SSC GD Constable Medical Standard Test 2016

This is the last and final step of the physical standards test. If a candidate is able to clear this, he/she can finally appear for the written exam. To clear this test, a candidate needs to keep the following things in mind,

  • The minimum distant vision should be 6/12 of two eyes (without glasses) and shall be free from color blindness.
  • Candidates who have undergone Lasik surgery for improvement of their vision will be eligible if their vision is found normal after the conduct of the following tests at the Govt. Hospital: 1. Contrast sensitivity. 2. Dim light vision 3. Glare acuity
  • The candidate must not have knock knees, flat foot, varicose vein, loss or deformity of fingers & chest and joints, Hallux Valgus, Hallux Rigidus, squint in the eyes, bow legs and other deformity including loss of any part of body.
  • The candidates should be in a sound state of health for the efficient performance of the duties.

To know about the syllabus and exam pattern of the written examination, read the article below.

SSC GD Constable Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016

Read: SSC GD Constable Syllabus & Pattern 2016

 SSC Constable Online Application starts 10 September 2016
 SSC Constable Online Application ends 10 October 2016, 5:00 PM
 Date of Written Examination   4 March 2017

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