The commission has set an SSC GD physical eligibility for candidates taking the SSC GD exam. The physical standard requirement includes height, chest expansion (only for male candidates), and vision for SSC GD Constable for male and female candidates. The SSC GD Weight Chart and Height Chart are tabulated below:
SSC GD Physical Eligibility: Height
The SSC GD physical requirements include a specific height requirement for both male and female candidates, which is illustrated below. Candidates must check the height requirements of their category before applying for the exam. If they fail to meet this criterion, candidates will be disqualified.
SSC GD Physical Requirments: Height
For Male Candidates
For Female Candidates
Height for General, SC & OBC candidates
Height for candidates of hilly areas i.e. Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K.
Height for children of deceased, retired police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff (Formerly group ‘D’ employees) of Delhi Police.
Height for ST Candidates
SSC GD Height and Weight Chart
Along with height, candidates must also ensure that their weight falls under the parameters mentioned by the Staff Selection Commission under the SSC GD Eligibility. Candidates can check the weight chart illustrated below and find out the required weight for the post of GD Constable.
|SSC GD Height and Weight (Male Candidates)||Age in Years|
|SSC GD Female Height and Weight|
SSC GD Constable Chest Measurement
The chest measurement for SSC GD Constable is given below. You must note that the chest measurement applies only to the male candidates applying for the position of SSC GD Constable.
SSC GD Physical Requirements: Chest Measurement
For Male Candidates
Chest Expansion for General, SC & OBC candidates
The minimum chest for male aspirants falling in the categories of Kumaonis, Marathas, Garhwalis, and candidates belonging to the States of Himachal Pradesh, Assam, and Jammu & Kashmir
Chest Expansion for ST candidates
76 / 5
SSC GD Physical Eligibility: Vision
Having good vision is crucial for a Constable, which is why the Commission has laid out the vision chart under the SSC GD Physical eligibility. You must make sure that you have the following eye vision so that you can be eligible for an appointment as a GD Constable in SSC.
Visual Acuity Unaided
Uncorrected Visual Acuity
Better EyeWorse Eye
6 / 6
6 / 9
The SSC GD Physical Efficiency Test includes:
- SSC GD Male Running Time-5km in 25 minutes & For Ladakh region-1 Mile in 6 and a half minutes.
- SSC GD Female Running Time-1.6km in 8 and a half minutes & for Ladakh region-800m in 4 minutes.
The SSC GD Weight Chart will be according to the candidates' height. This covered everything you needed to know about the SSC GD Constable eligibility criteria. For further queries, please reach out to us here at BYJU's Exam Prep website. We hope you find this information helpful.