We have listed below the SSC CGL Physical Efficiency Test, Physical & Medical Standard for various posts. As per the SSC Board, different physical fitness standards are required for different posts. The post-wise details on SSC CGL physical standards 2023 for both male and female are provided below:
SSC CGL Eligibility: Excise Inspector/ Examiner/Preventive Officer/Inspector & Sub-Inspector in Narcotics
As the post of Excise Inspector/ Examiner/Preventive Officer/Inspector & Sub-Inspector includes fieldwork and stepping outside of the office, it is important for candidates to be healthy to carry out their duties. Hence, for these posts, as part of SSC CGL eligibility certain physical standards have to be maintained. We have mentioned these standards for male and female in the table below.
(Height relaxation by 5 cm in case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas, and members of Scheduled Tribes)
(with a minimum expansion of 5 cm)
(Relaxation in Weight by 2 Kg for Gorkhas, Garhwali, Assamese, and Members of Scheduled Tribes).
Height relaxation by 2.5 cm in case of Garhwali, Assamese, Gorkhas, and members of Scheduled Tribe)
Candidates applying for the post of Excise Inspector/ Examiner/Preventive Officer/Inspector & Sub-Inspector in Narcotics have to pass the Physical Test mentioned below:
1.6 KM in 15 minutes
8 KM in 30 minutes
1 KM in 20 minutes
3 KM in 25 minutes
NOTE: For the post of Inspector Central Excise, Examiner, and Preventive Officer, persons with disabilities need to meet the physical standards i.e. Height, Chest, and Weight prescribed for the post of Inspectors, Central Excise, Examiner and Preventive Officer in CBEC. However, for orthopedically disabled candidates the following relaxation in Physical Test is allowed:
(a) The test of “Walking” shall not be insisted in the case of OL and OAL categories
(b) The test of “Cycling” shall not be insisted in the case of OA, OL, and OAL categories
SSC CGL Eligibility: Sub-Inspector in Central Bureau of Investigation and National Investigation Agency
The job profile of a Sub-Inspector involves being in the field for the majority of the time. As a result, the commission has set certain SSC CGL physical standards to ensure selected candidates are able to fulfill their duties without any trouble. The SSC eligibility norms for female and male candidates are provided below.
Height relaxable for Hillmen and Tribal: 5 cm
76 cm (with expansion)
6/6 in one and 6/9 in the other eye.
0.6 in one eye and 0.8 in the other eye.
Height relaxable for Hillsmen and Tribals: 5 cm
This covered everything you needed to know about the SSC CGL eligibility 2023. Students can go to BYJU's Exam Prep website and take SSC CGL mock tests to monitor their exam performance. We hope you find this information helpful.