Army Bharti Selection Process, Physical Fitness Test and Standards

Indian Army conducts physical fitness test, measurement test, medical exam etc for recruitment of Soldier GD, Tradesman, Clerk/ Store Keeper, Technical etc categories through Recruitment rally under various Zones and States. Candidates preparing to join the Indian Army may check here complete details about selection procedure step by step, physical fitness test, standards and medical exam. Join Indian Army Bharti Selection Process, Physical Fitness Test, Measurement Test, Physical Standards (Height, Chest, Weight), Documentation, Medical, Relaxation, Bonus Marks details for Soldier GD, Tradesman, Technical, Nursing Assistant, Clerk/ SKT etc categories recruitment rally is given below.
See also: All Zones/ States Indian Army Open Bharti Rally Schedule

Army Selection Process Soldier GD, Tradesman, Technical, Clerk

Indian Army Selection Process, Physical Fitness Test, Bharti StandardsOn this page you can check detailed information about Indian Army Bharti Selection Process as Physical Fitness Tests (Run, Chin-ups, Ditch & Zig-Zag Balance), Measurement Test, Documentation, Medical Exam and State wise Height, Chest & Weight standards for all the categories Open Rally and Relationship (UHQ) Rally.
It’s compulsory to register and submit online application for Indian Army Recruitment and Open Rallies. To know about the online registration process for the Soldier GD, Tradesman, Technical, Nursing Assistant, Clerk/ Store Keeper etc categories check the information on the link provided below.

See also: Army Bharti Online Registration Form and Eligibility Online

Join Indian Army Selection Process:

1. Height Bar Test: Firstly, candidates will have to go through the Height Bar as Pre-Height Checking.

2. Admit Card Checking: Thereafter, Bar Coded Admit Card will be checked.

3. Physical Fitness Test (PFT)

Candidates qualified in the above test will be allowed for the Physical Fitness Test (PFT). Indian Army Physical Fitness Test (PFT) will consist of the following events:
Run/ Race (1.6 Km): 1.6 Km Run for all categories as Soldier GD, Tradesman, Clerk/ SKT / IM, Technical, Nursing Assistant (NA) / NA (VET), Havildar Education, Surveyor Auto Cartographer, JCO Catering and JCO RT will be conducted as follows:

  • Upto 05 Minutes 30 Seconds – Group 1st (60 Marks)
  • From 05 Minutes 31 Seconds to 05 Minutes 45 Seconds – Group 2nd (48 Marks)

Pull Ups Chin Touch (Beam): Pull Ups (Beam) for all categories as Soldier GD, Tradesman, Clerk/ SKT / IM, Technical, Nursing Assistant (NA) / NA (VET), Havildar Education, Surveyor Auto Cartographer, JCO Catering and JCO RT will be conducted as follows:

  • 10 Pull Ups: 40 Marks
  • 09 Pull Ups: 33 Marks
  • 8 Pull Ups: 27 Marks
  • 7 Pull Ups: 21 Marks
  • 6 Pull Ups: 16 Marks
  • Below 6 Pull Ups: Fail

Ditch: 09 Feet (qualifying in nature)
Zig-Zag Balance: (qualifying in nature)

4. Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

Candidates qualified in Physical Fitness Test (PFT) will have to undergo Height, Weight and Chest Measurement. PMT will be conducted according to Physical Standards applicable for a particular State/ Region as per the details below.

State and Region wise Physical Standards
Physical Standards for Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Hill (Area South & West of the Inter State Border between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and North & East of Road Mukerian, Hoshiarpur, Garhshankar and Ropar) and Uttarakhand (Garhwal & Kumaon)
Height

  • Soldier GD and Tradesman: 166 Cms
  • Soldier Technical and NA: 163 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 162 Cms

Height for Uttarakhand (Garhwal/ Kumaon): Minimum 163 Cms for Soldier GD, Technical, Nursing Assistant, Tradesman, Sepoy Pharma and minimum 162 Cms for Soldier Clerk/ SKT
Chest: 77 Cms (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 48 Kgs

Physical Standards for Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam and Hill Region of West Bengal (Gangtok, Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts)
Height

  • Soldier GD and Tradesman: 160 Cms
  • Soldier Technical and NA: 157 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 160 Cms

Chest: 77 Cms (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 48 Kgs

Physical Standards for Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan and Western Uttar Pradesh (Meerut and Agra Division)
Height

  • Soldier GD, Tradesman, Soldier Technical and NA: 170 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 162 Cms

Chest: 77 Cms (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 50 Kgs

Physical Standards for Eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal Jharkhand and Orissa
Height

  • Soldier GD, Tradesman, Soldier Technical and NA: 169 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 162 Cms

Chest: 77 Cms (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 50 Kgs

Physical Standards for Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Dadar, Nagar, Haveli, Daman and Diu
Height

  • Soldier GD and Tradesman: 168 Cms
  • Soldier Technical and NA: 167 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 162 Cms

Chest: 77 Cms and 76 Cms for Sol Technical (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 50 Kgs

Physical Standards for Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Goa and Puducherry
Height

  • Soldier GD and Tradesman: 166 Cms
  • Soldier Technical and NA: 165 Cms
  • Soldier Clerk/ SKT: 162 Cms

Chest: 77 Cms (Expansion: 5 Cms)
Weight: 50 Kgs

Relaxation (Height, Weight and Chest)

Relaxation in Height, Weight & Chest Measurement for Relation Certificate holders, Outstanding Sportsmen & chronically poor area candidates will be as follows:
Relaxation for SOW, SOS, SOWW and Widow of Ex-Servicemen, Adopted Son/ Son-in-Law of a War Widow, if she has no son and including a legally adopted son of Serving/ Ex-Servicemen
Height: 02 Cms, Chest: 01 Cm, Weight: 02 Kgs
Relaxation for Outstanding Sportsmen (National / State/ District/ College/ School/ University/ Board Championship with 1st / 2nd position)
Height: 02 Cms, Chest: 03 Cms, Weight: 05 Kgs
Relaxation for candidates belonging to chronically poor areas and those desirous of joining overage categories who are from families engaged in traditional profession
Height: 00 Cms, Chest: 00 Cm, Weight: 02 Kgs

5. Documentation

Candidates qualified in PFT and PMT will have to appear for Documentation (checking of original documents). In this stage candidates will have to produce all original documents/ certificates along with 03 photocopies. You may also produce other certificates as NCC/ Computer/ Sports/ Relation/ ITI to get additional marks (bonus marks). The following documents will be required for verification (complete list of required documents will be notified through particular recruitment notification):

  • 08th/ 10th/ 12th/ Higher Education certificates and marks sheets
  • Domicile certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Married/ Unmarried certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • ID proof (Aadhar Card and PAN Card)
  • NCC/ Computer/ Sports/ Relation/ ITI certificate (if held)
  • 25 passport size colour photographs
  • Admit card and affidavit

6. Medical Examination

Candidates qualified in PFT & PMT will have to undergo medical standards test or medical examination. You should have good mental health, natural healthy gum & teeth and robust physique without any diseases like deformity of bones, hydrocele and varicocele or piles. Hearing and binocular vision should be good. You should be able to read 6/6 in distant vision chart with each eye and the colour vision should be CP – III (able to recognize white, red & green signal colors correctly at 1.5 meters).
Preparation

  • Clean your ears from a doctor
  • Ensure cleanliness and hygiene of skin (take proper bath)
  • Get proper treatment for skin and other diseases
  • Take proper haircut
  • Trim hair (pvt parts and armpits)
  • Take proper nutrition and drink plenty of water
  • Do regular physical workout and avoid injuries

Body Tattoos: Permanent Body Tattoos will only be permitted on inner face of forearms (from inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reverse side of palm/ back side of hand). Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body will not be acceptable.

7. Common Entrance Examination (CEE)

Candidates qualified in PFT, PMT, Documentation and Medical Examination will be issued Admit Card for Written Test or Common Entrance Examination (CEE).
Check the link below for the detailed information about the latest Written Exam Pattern, Model Question Papers or Sample Papers, Syllabus download for Soldier GD, Tradesman, Technical, Nursing Assistant, Clerk/ SKT, Education Havildar etc categories.
See also: Army Written Exam Pattern, Model Question Papers and Syllabus

8. Final Selection (Merit List)

After the written test, category/ post wise Merit List will be prepared on the basis of the overall marks secured by candidates in Physical Test and Written Test (as applicable). Also, Bonus Marks (Special Concessions) will be applied as follows:
Bonus Marks (Special Concessions)
Son of Serving Soldier (SOS), Son of Ex Servicemen (SOEX), Son of War Widows (SOWW), Son of Widow (SOW) Categories: 20 Marks
Sportsman

  • International level: 20 Marks
  • National level: 15 Marks
  • State level: 10 Marks
  • Represented University/ Regional Team: 05 Marks

National Cadet Corps (NCC)

  • NCC ‘A’ Certificate: 05 Marks
  • NCC ‘B’ Certificate: 10 Marks
  • NCC ‘C’ Certificate: Sol GD/Tradesman candidates will be exempted from written exam (CEE) and Soldier Clerk / SKT/ Technical/ Nursing Assistant candidates will be awarded 15 bonus marks.

Proficiency in Computer and Typing: Soldier Clerk / SKT candidates will be awarded 15 bonus marks (minimum ‘O’ level DOEACC certificate is required).
Finally, after declaration of CEE Result (Merit List) and Arms allotment, candidates will be dispatched to the Training Centres.
See also: Army UHQ Rally, All Regiments Centre Relation Bharti Schedule
See also: Territorial Army Bharti All Zones TA Army Rally Vacancies


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33 Comments

  1. Sir,please batao ki signal technical ki running ke liye 1.6km ko qualify krne ke liye kitna time mila he

  2. sir mere height 5.2 h to mera ho sakta h army mai tredman ya clark

    aur ha mera relesgion kota h

  3. sir
    all state k liye physical standerd diffrent diffrent h lekin mera relationship assam ka h or me uttrakhand se to sir kis base par physical hoga relation ya state plz give me a answer sir

  4. Sir, i have done rootcanal Treat ment to my teeth. Whether i will be fit for tradesman post?

  5. sir mujhe physics me 38 marks hai. kya me technical rally mai participate kr sakta hu kya? pls reply..

  6. Sir mai bihar se hu aur mera relation secunderabad ka hai to mera hight kis base par hoga reply me plz

  7. Sir mera d/o/b metric me 05/12/98 hai aur army record me 05/12/96 hai. Sir mera relation ban payega ya nahi. Reply me sir plz

  8. Sir.. My domicile certificate is under precess… To mujhe physical test k liye allow karenge?

  9. श्रीमान जी मेरे दाहिने हाँथ पर दो छोटे-छोटे अक्षर लिखे हुए है तो क्या मैं उन अक्षरों की वजह से मेडिकल फिट हो सकता हूँ

  10. Me Rakesh kumar rajsthan hanumangarh se hu. Mere 10th me 55.67% ha english me45 no.Ha or 12th me commerce me 73% ha english me 73 no. Ha to kya me clerk ka farm bar skata hu PLEAGE REPLY CON 7357753845

  11. Sir, please correct your record because a soldier clerk or SKT should required 6/6 vision but eligible if 6/12 duly corrected 6/6 with glass.

  12. Sir Mera myopia ek aakh ka 2.75 h aur ek aakh ka 2.50. Kya mai technical soldier ke liye eligible hu

  13. Sir mene biology subject choss kiya h to lekin me gd ki bharti dehkna chata huu to kya me gd k liya apply kr sakta huu sir plzz pllzz mujhe bta dijiye sir plz plzzzzzzzzzz

  14. Hii sar jay hind sar me Gujarat se hu sar merko Army me bharti hona he please sar 9th pass hu 9638582580

  15. Hello sir
    Sir is vacancy k form bhare jayenge to kb bhare jayege is ki koi site hogi reg karne k liye
    So plzz inform this site

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