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MEDICAL EXAMINATION PROCEDURE OF THE RECOMMENDED CANDIDATES AT SELECTION CENTRES

General

1.       Recommended candidates appear before the medical board for carrying out their medical board after the SSB results.  It takes 4 to 5 days time for the concerned Military Hospital to complete the medical board and after that the candidates are dispersed.  NDA candidates are examined both for Army and Navy unless otherwise instructed and endorsement of fitness status will be made accordingly.  President of the medical board will guide the candidates for Appeal/Review Medical Board procedures.  Candidates may seek the advice of President Special Medical Board for review/appeal in case they have been declared unfit.

Procedure of Appeal Medical Board.

2.       The Appeal Medical Board will be held at one of the following hospitals :-

          (a)      Base Hospital, Delhi Cantt.

          (b)     Command Hospital, Southern Command, Pune.

          (c)     Command Hospital, Eastern Command, Kolkata.

          (d)     Command Hospital, Central Command, Lucknow.

          (e)      Command Hospital, Western Command, Chandimandir.

          (f)      Command Hospital, Air Force, Bangalore.

          (g)     Command Hospital, Northern Command, C/o 56 APO.

          (h)     INHS, Ashvini, Mumbai.

3.       The candidates will report for medical examination within the stipulated period i.e., 42 days from the date last examined by the Special Medical Board for re-examination along with the receipted copy of the MRO/TR as directed by the President Medical Board.  The Endeavour will be to complete the Medical Board in one day.

Review Medical Board

4.       In case of candidate being declared unfit by the Appeal Medical Board, he/she may challenge the proceedings and may be granted review of medical proceedings based on the merit of the case.  Any candidate desiring for a review should address the request to Recruiting Directorate (Personnel & Coord), Army Headquarters, West Block III, RK Puram, New Delhi with a copy to the President of Appeal Medical Board within one day of the holding of Appeal Medical Board. The application for RMB are routed through DG AFMS. The decision for grant of RMB is with DG AFMS, and is not a matter of right. RMBs are conducted at R&R Hospital  Delhi Cantt and AFMC, Pune.

 

Stay During the Medical Examination.

5.       The recommended candidates after the declaration of SSB results will stay in the Selection Centres in the lines earmarked for the recommended candidates for their medical examination by the Military Hospital.  The candidates will be allotted fresh medical chest numbers for the purpose.

 6.      Candidates who go for Appeal Medical Board or have to get their medical examination done at a later date due to some unavoidable reasons will do so under their own arrangements.

Discipline during Medical Examination.

7.       It is utmost important that recommended candidates maintain proper discipline during their stay in Selection Centres during their conduct of medical examination.  The candidates are required to put on their medical Chest Number (with Red Cross) whenever they are present in the campus of Selection Centres.

 

PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARD AT IMA/OTA

1.           Running         -   2.4 KM in 15 minutes

2.           Push ups           13 Nos

3.           Sit ups         -   25 Nos

4.           Chin ups            6  Nos

5.           Rope climbing  -   3-4 metres

   Candidates are advised to build themselves up by physical training, sports, running, swimming etc, so that they meet the training goals successfully.

 

IDEAL AGE, HEIGHT AND WEIGHT (MALE):   It should be within permissible limits (+ or – 10%) of the ideal weight as per correlation table between age, height and average weight given below in recording fraction  lower than 0.5 kg will be noted and 0.5 kg above will be recorded as 1 kg:

Age

period

15-16

yrs

16-17

yrs

17-18

yrs

18-20

yrs

20-22

yrs

22-24 yrs

24-26

yrs

26-28

yrs

28-30

yrs

Height

(cm)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

Weight

(kg)

157.0

43.5

45.0

47.0

49.0

49.5

50.5

51.5

51.5

52.0

160.0

45.0

48.0

48.0

50.0

51.0

51.5

52.0

53.0

54.0

162.0

46.0

48.0

50.0

51.5

52.5

53.5

54.0

55.0

55.5

165.0

48.0

50.0

52.0

53.0

54.0

54.5

55.0.

56.0

56.5

167.0

49.0

51.0

53.0

55.0

56.0

57.0

58.0

58.5

59.0

170.0

51.0

52.5

55.0

57.0

58.0

59.0

59.5

60.5

61.0

173.0

52.5

54.5

57.0

59.0

60.0

62.0

62.5

63.5

64.0


 
 

HEIGHT/WEIGHT STANDARDS (WOMEN)

 

Height in cms                weight in KGs

(without shoes)       18 yrs              20 yrs     22 yrs

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143                             36.8                  40.0        41.0

145                             37.0                  41.0        42.0

146                             38.0                  42.0        43.0

148                             39.0                  42.0        43.0

150                             40.0                  42.5        44.0

152                             42.0                  43.0        45.0

154                             43.0                  44.0        45.5                  

156                             43.0                  44.5        46.0

158                             45.0                  46.0        46.5

160                             46.0                  47.0        47.5

162                             46.0                  47.5        48.5

163                             47.0                  48.0        49.0

165                             49.0                  50.5        51.5                 

168                             50.0                  51.5        52.5

170                             51.0                  52.5        53.5

173                             53.0                  55.0        56.0

175                             55.0                  56.5        57.5

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Note : A 10% variation on either side of average is acceptable

MEDICAL STANDARDS

(A) The candidate should be free from wax (EARS), DNS, Hyrocele/Phimosis. Defective Colour Vision, Lasik Surgery, Over/Under Weight, Under Chest, Piles, Gynecomastia, Tonsillitis, Veri-Cocele And Aids.

(B) You should be able to read 6/6 in a Distant Vision Chart

(C) Colour Vision Standard should be CP-III

(D) Minimum 14 Dental Points With Sound Teeth

Physical standards

Minimum Height

Minimum Weight

Women

152 CM

42 KG

NDA & 10+2 TES
(Under Graduate
Entry Men)

 

CDSE, TGC, UES, NCC
SPL AMC, RVC ETC.
(Graduate Entry Men)

152 CM

 

 

157 CM

43 KG

 

45 KG

 
     
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