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    Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?
    thank you.





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    bhagwant98
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    Dear Friend
    You must be physically fit..

    Physical Requirement:::

    (a) Running 2.4 km in 15 minutes,
    (b) Push Ups-13,Nos. (c) Sit Ups-25 Nos.
    (d) Chin Ups 6 Nos.
    (e) Rope Climbing 3-4 Meters.
    Training: Approximately 11 months training at OTA, Chennai, On successful completion of which Candidates will be granted commission in the rank of Lt. The final allocation of Arms/ Services will be made prior to passing out of Gentleman Cadets/Lady Cadets from OTA.

    So keep your body fit and healthy.




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    pavanipriya
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    Dear Friend,

    Combined Defense Services (CDS) Exam is generally conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) to recuirt the Indian Military Academy(IMA), Officers Training Academy(OTA), Naval Academy and Air Force Academy(AFA)

    According to the Eligibility Criteria:
    i)For IMA and OTA you must have any degree from any recognized University.
    ii)For Naval Academy you should have B.Sc in Physics or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering(BE).
    iii)For (AFA) you should have the degree of recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering(BE)

    Age Limit:
    i)For IMA:19-24 Years
    ii)For OTA:19-23 Years
    iii)For Naval Academy:19-22 Years
    iv)For AFA :19-25 Years

    They select the students through the
    i) Written Test
    ii)Intelligence & Personality test
    iii)Medical test.

    Exam Pattern
    i) Written Test
    for IMA / Naval Academy / AFA

    All the three papers are of objective type containing the
    * English
    * General Knowledge
    * Elementary Mathematics

    total 300 marks,each paper 100 marks.


    ** For OTA
    All the two papers are of objective type containing the
    English
    General Knowledge
    total 200 marks,each paper of 100 marks.
    ii)Intelligence & Personality test :Generally here checks the Personality of the candidate,GD,group planning, physical fitness test, interview, small lectures on general issues & psychological tests. etc...
    iii)Medical test.

    After getting selected in interview ,the candidates are called for medical examination which is conducted by Military Hospitals.

    Pre-Commission training After getting final selected the candidates are called for Training.

    ALL THE BEST........

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    Shaenma
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    Physical Criteria for OTA:


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    sagar R.kachhadiya
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    hi,friend
    Yes.To apply for OTA,you should be physicall fit.

    OTA stands for Officer Training Academy . This Examination is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission for every twice in a year .
    You should satisfy the following eligibility Criteria ,

    Eligibility Criteria ::

    Nationality : You should be Citizen of India

    Marital Status : Both the Married male as well as female candidate are eligible to apply for CDS Examination .

    Educational Qualification : You should complete Bachelor degree in any discipline from recognized university .

    There is no minimum percentage of marks require for Officer training academy Examination , Final year candidate may also eligible to apply for this Examination .

    Age Limit : Your age should not less then 19 years and not more then 25 years and there is no relaxation will applicable for sc/st candidates .

    Physical Standards : You should be Physically as well as medically fit for the Examination .
    --capacity of Running 2.4 km in 15 minutes
    --Number of Push Up -13 No.
    --Number of Sit Ups - 25 No.
    --Number of Chin Up - 6 No.
    --capacity of Rope Climbing 3-4 Meters.

    If you satisfy above all eligibility of OTA,then you can apply for OTA.
    Best of luck...

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    BISWARUP
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    You should have completed Bachelor's degree from a recognized University Or Engineering degree from a recognized University.Final year candidates may also eligible to apply for CDS (OTA)exam . There is no restriction on minimum percentage of marks.Your Age should be in between 19 to 23 years & there is no relaxation for any category categories candidates.

    I have listed here the Physical Eligibility criteria.So please check it out now.

    Height and Weight:-



    Eye-Sight:-



    For more information on CDS(OTA) Examination visit UPSC official website: http://upsc.gov.in

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    cenahlr
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    hi,
    According to the Eligibility Criteria:

    i)For IMA and OTA you must have any degree from any recognized University.

    ii)For Naval Academy you should have B.Sc in Physics or Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering(BE).

    iii)For (AFA) you should have the degree of recognized University with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level or Bachelor of Engineering(BE)


    Age Limit:

    i)For IMA:19-24 Years
    ii)For OTA:19-23 Years
    iii)For Naval Academy:19-22 Years
    iv)For AFA :19-25 Years



    They select the students through the
    i) Written Test
    ii)Intelligence & Personality test
    iii)Medical test.

    Exam Pattern
    i) Written Test


    for IMA / Naval Academy / AFA
    All the three papers are of objective type containing the
    English
    General Knowledge

    Elementary Mathematics
    total 300 marks,each paper 100 marks.

    for OTA
    All the two papers are of objective type containing the
    English
    General Knowledge
    total 200 marks,each paper of 100 marks.


    ii)Intelligence & Personality test :Generally here checks the Personality of the candidate,GD,group planning, physical fitness test, interview, small lectures on general issues & psychological tests. etc...

    iii)Medical test.
    After getting selected in interview ,the candidates are called for medical examination which is conducted by Military Hospitals.

    Pre-Commission training After getting final selected the candidates are called for Training.


    Good luck.


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    jericho
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    Re: Any physical standards to be eligible for OTA?

    Friend,

    OTA Stands for Officer Training Academy.

    OTA Conduct Under CDS Examination. CDA Means Common Defense Academy.


    Eligibility for CDS = =>

    Educational Qualifications:-

    For IMA / OTA: A degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
    For Naval Academy: B.Sc. with Physics and Mathematics or Bachelor of Engineering.
    For Air Force Academy: Degree of a recognized University (with Physics and Mathematics at 10+2 level) or Bachelor of Engineering.


    Age and Gender:-

    For IMA: Unmarried male candidates between 19-24 years
    For Naval Academy: Unmarried male candidates between 19-22 years
    For Air Force Academy: Unmarried male candidates between 19-23 years
    For Officers Training Academy: Male candidates (married or unmarried) between 19-25 years

    

    Women candidates are only eligible for OTA.

    Physical Eligibility:-

    Height - 158 cms.
    Chest - 79 cms. - 84 cms.
    Eye Sight - 6/6


    You must have Disease Free Medical Certificate.


    GOOD LUCK.................

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