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    Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    hello sir
    I WANT TO BECOME AN IPS OFFICER BUT MY HEIGHT IS 5.6 AM I ELIGIBLE FOR IPS? PLEASE SUGGEST ME SIR.





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    Ritwiz Bhanu
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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    The height should be more than 5'5.
    with height in medical check up you will have to face many thing like chest measurement,blood test,BP,body wight,stamina for that you have to run 1 to 2 miles in less than 6 minutes & many more test be fit




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    BISWARUP
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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?



    IPS exam is conducted by UPSC. There are some criteria you have to follow for appearing in IPS exam.
    This exam is conduct through Civil Service Exam .

    Those candidate have completed graduation in any discipline from recognized university are eligible for IPS exam.

    But your age should be in between 21-30years for general candidate.
    In IPS exam their is provide age relaxation for OBC candidate is 3years and for SC/ST candidate is 5 years.

    The maximum attempts for Sc/ST candidate is Unlimited. For OBC candidate it is 7 years and for general candidate it will be 5 years.
    Also you must be citizen of India.


    PHYSICAL CRITERIA FOR IPS EXAM




    BEST BOOKS FOR IPS EXAM:-




    EXAM DATE:-

    Civil Services Preliminary Exam, 2012

    Date of notification: 04-02-2012

    Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 05-03-2012

    Date of Exam: 20-05-2012

    Civil Services Main Exam, 2012

    Date of Commencement of Exam: 05-10-2012

    For more details about IPS exam please visit to www.upsc.gov.in

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    Prince09
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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    I.P.S i.e Indian Police Service Examination Is conducted by UPSC.

    Height :

    Male 165 cm Pahari Male ( General also ) & ST ( Not the SC/OBC ) - 160 cm.

    Female 150 Cm Pahari female ( General also ) & ST ( Not the SC/OBC ) - 145 cm.

    Chest :

    Male Minimum 84 cm.Expansion 5 cm.

    Female Minimum 79 cm Expansion 5 cm.

    Eye sight :

    6/6 or 6/9 Distant Vision for Good Eye.6/12 or 6/9 for Worst Eye.

    Eligibility Criteria :

    The Candidate should have a Graduate degree.

    Age should between 21 - 30 Yrs.

    Civil Service Examination consist of three Levels.


    Preliminary

    Main

    Interview.



    So,After Clear the all Stages Exams of IPS,You have to clear the Physical Test also.

    More details,Visit the official website :www.upsc.gov.in


    good luck . . .

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    S Venkateshwarulu
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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    Hi Buddy,

    Before applying for any of the civil services examination first we should check whether we meet the specific eligibility criteria or not, there are no special examination for services such as IAS/IPS as both these are a part of civil service examinations, if you fulfill the criteria then you're eligible to apply for Civil Services Examination, Civil services examination is conducted every year by UPSC.

    There examination will be conducted in Three different stages by the UPSC.

    Preliminary exam (civil service aptitude test)
    Main examination
    Interview



    Preliminary Examination would consist of two papers- Paper I and Paper II.

    Syllabus for CSAT as proposed by UPSC
    (Paper 1) (200 marks) - Duration : Two hrs
    (Paper II) (200 marks) Duration : Two hrs



    The final interview is of 300 marks.

    Academic Qualification :

    * You must be a graduate in any of the streams from a recognized university.

    Age limits:

    You must have attained 21 years and not be over 30 years on August 1 of the year of examination.
    The upper age limit is relaxed in specific cases as mentioned below:
    upto a maximum of 5 years if the candidate belongs to SC/ST.
    upto a maximum of 3 years if the candidate belongs to Other Backward Classes(BC's)

    Number of attempts:

    The number of attempts can vary based on the Reservation your have i.e
    - General candidates: four attempts.
    - Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates: No restriction.
    - Other Backward Classes: seven attempts.

    Physical Requirement :



    Civils Exam Pattern :



    As you have stated that your having a height of 5' 6, so if we convert it would be around 167 cms which is more than the minimum, so your eligible in applying for IPS. You must be be among the top 150 ranks in order for you to get into IPS as any better rank i.e less than 100 will open up the option of IAS.

    Make reading as a habit and follow newspapers/magazines, constantly be in touch with current affairs and latest happenings. Start preparation well in advance (say 10 months), make a Strategic plan, achieve your desired goal.

    All the best.

    @ S.Venkateshwarulu

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    param pita
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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    Dear,Indian Police Service Examination Is conducted by UPSC.

    Height :

    Male 165 cm Pahari Male ( General also ) & ST ( Not the SC/OBC ) - 160 cm.

    Female 150 Cm Pahari female ( General also ) & ST ( Not the SC/OBC ) - 145 cm.

    Chest :

    Male Minimum 84 cm.Expansion 5 cm.

    Female Minimum 79 cm Expansion 5 cm.

    Eye sight :

    6/6 or 6/9 Distant Vision for Good Eye.6/12 or 6/9 for Worst Eye.

    Eligibility Criteria :

    The Candidate should have a Graduate degree.

    Age should between 21 - 30 Yrs.

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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    my height is 164 and 1/2 cms and i wants become IPS oficers, can i physically able for IPS officers?

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    Re: Am I eligible to become an IPS officer if my height is 5'6''?

    Am I eligible to become an IAS officer if my height is 5'4''?

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