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    What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

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    What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?





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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    dear friend,

    physical measurements to appear in NDA exam

    Physical Standards :


    Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission NDA Examination.


    1:Height-

    Minimum height for the Male 165 cm &
    for ST 160 cm,for the SC/ OBC,is not

    Minimum height for the Female 150 cm &
    for ST 145 cm,for the SC/ OBC,is not

    2:Chest-

    for male minimum 84 cm. expansion 5 cm.
    for female minimum 79 cm. expansion 5 cm.


    3:Eye Sight-

    6/6 or 6/9 distant vision.
    J1 for near vision




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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hello Friend,


    These are some of the physical standards requirement for NDA:

    1)You should not be colour/night blind & must be physically fit .

    Height and Weight:

    >Minimum height-157cms for men & 152 cms for women

    Eye Sight:

    >Eye sight should be 6/6 or 6/9.

    Some More Important Points:

    >>Your chest should be well developed. The minimum range of expansion after full inspiration should be 5 cm.

    >>There should be no disease of bones and joints of the body.

    >>You should be free of any past history of mental breakdown or fits.

    >>Your hearing should be normal without any evidence of present or past disease of the ear, nose and throat.

    >>There should be no sign of functional or organic disease of the heart and blood vessels. Your blood pressure should also be normal.

    >>The muscles of the abdomen should be well developed without any enlargement of the liver or spleen. Any evidence of disease of internal organs of the abdomen can be a cause for rejection.

    >>An un-operated hernia can make you unfit for selection. If operated, this should have been done at least six months prior to the present examination and healing should be complete without any potential for recurrence.

    >>There should be no hydrocele, varicocele or piles. If operated for hydrocele and/or varicocele, this should have been done at least six months prior to the present examination and healing should be complete without any recurrence.

    >>Urine examination will be done and any abnormality, if detected, can be a cause for rejection.

    >>Any disease of the skin, which is likely to cause disability or disfigurement, will also be a cause for rejection.

    >>Vision will be tested.

    For More information regarding this you can log on to the official website

    http://www.nda.nic.in/

    All The Best...

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hi

    NDA stands for National Defense academy.UPSC will hold the NDA exam twice a year,in the month of January and December.

    Through this NDA exam you can enter into the 3 wings like

    • Indian Army
    • Indian Navy
    • Indian Air Force

    Eligibility for NDA:

    Nationality:Indian

    Education qualification:
    You have to pass your 10+2 in any recognized university/board.

    Age limit:
    You age should in between 161/2-19 years.

    Physical measurements:

    Height:

    Minimum height for male is 165 cms.
    Minimum height for female;150cms

    Chest:

    For male:84cms.expansion 5 cm.
    For female 79 cm.expansion 5 cms.

    Eyesight:

    6/6 for vision.
    6/9 for color blind...

    All d best.......

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Physical standards required for NDA entrance examination are as follows-

    Height should be at least 157.5 cms & 162.5cms for Air Force wing.

    Chest should be fully expanded. The fully expanded chest should not be less than 81cms.

    There should not be any disease of bones or joints of the body.

    should not be overweight or under weight. He should not have weakly constitution.

    Your vision in one eye must be perfect - 6/6 eyesight. In the other eye, you could have an imperfection of 6/9, which must be correctable to 6/6.


    good luck

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    hello,

    >>eligibility ::intermediate with maths as a subject

    >>age:: 18 to 25 years.

    >>physical standards for nda

    height::

    boys:: minimum 170 cm
    female::minimum 165 cm


    chest::

    male:: minimum 84 cm with 5cm expansion.
    female:: minimum 79 cm with expansion 5 cm.


    Eye sight::

    6/6 or 6/9 distant vision.

    >>recruiting process:::written test physical efficiencytest, medical test and interview.

    good luck,

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

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    Good Afternoon...
    What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?
    Hello

    NDA - National Defense Academy


    Physical requirements for NDA :

    Height : You should be 165cm. In the case of candidates coming under SC/ST/OBC the height required is 160cm

    Chest :- Minimum requirement in the case of male is 84cm and they should be able to expand the chest for 5cm.

    Eye sight :- 6/12 or 6/9 distant vision for worse eye and 6/6 or 6/9 distant vision for good eye. Near vision for worse eye is J2 and for good eye is J1.



    Educational Eligibility :

    • To apply for Army Wings, you have to complete your 12th in any discipline form a recognised Board.
    • To apply for Naval and Air Force Wings, you have to complete your 12th with Maths and Physics as a compulsory Subjects.


    Other eligibility for NDA :

    Eligibility:

    You must be an Indian

    Your age must be between 16.5 to 19years.

    You should be Unmarried male.

    You must be PHYSICALLY FIT.

    You have to complete your Inter from any recognized University of India

    Exact Age eligibility for NDA 2012: Students born not earlier than 2nd January, 1994 and not later than 1st July, 1996 are eligible.


    All the best

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    my birthdate is 17/11/1993 am i eligible for nda examination

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    can i give the entrance exam after completing 10th?

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?



    The NDA examination is conducted by UPSC for the admission in the Army,Naval wing and Air wing of the NDA.The examination is conducted twice in a year.

    NDA exam exam is conducted by UPSC in twice time in a year.

    >>Academic qualification :You should pass your 12th standard examination.

    >>Age criteria :Your age must be within 16.5 to 19 years.

    >>Nationality :You must be an Indian

    >>Only unmarried amle candidate are applicable


    Question pattern:-



    PHYSICAL CRITERIA FOR NDA EXAM



    EXAM DATE FOR NDA I EXAM:-
    • Date of commencement of notification : 31-12-2011
    • Last date to receive completed application forms : 30-01-2012
    • Date of NDA I Exam : 15-04-2012

    EXAM DATE FOR NDA II EXAM:-

    • Date of commencement of notification : 05-05-2012
    • Last date for the receipt of completed application forms : 04-06-2012
    • Date of NDA II Exam : 19-08-2012
    Form details are given below.Also i have attached the NDA form.So please check it out.
    Attached Files

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    dear friend,

    physical measurements to appear in NDA exam

    Physical Standards :


    Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission NDA Examination.

    1:Height-

    Minimum height for the Male 165 cm &
    for ST 160 cm,for the SC/ OBC,is not

    Minimum height for the Female 150 cm &
    for ST 145 cm,for the SC/ OBC,is not

    2:Chest-

    for male minimum 84 cm. expansion 5 cm.
    for female minimum 79 cm. expansion 5 cm.

    3:Eye Sight-

    6/6 or 6/9 distant vision.
    J1 for near vision

    THANK YOU

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Good Afternoon...
    What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hello friend...



    *NDA (National Defense Academy) Is a exam which is conducted for Defense service Officers

    *To join in NDA you should follow some physical fitness requirements

    *Height Measurements

    MALE

    -->Minimum height for the Male 165 cm and 160 cm for the SC/ ST/OBC

    FEMALE

    -->Minimum height for the Female 150 cm and for 145 cm for the SC/ ST/OBC

    *Chest fitness

    MALE

    --> minimum 84 cm. expansion 5 cm

    FEMALE

    --> minimum 79 cm. expansion 5 cm


    Eye Sight-

    -->6/6 or 6/9 distant vision.


    All the best

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hi,

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy and the exam is conducts in three wings namely Army, Naval and Air force Wings. The Notifications about the exams are given in the employment newspapers of it is updated in the official website.

    You must be physically fit according to the standards that are given by NDA:

    • There Should not be any Bone diseases and joints of the body.
    • You must be free from any past history of mental breakdowns or fits.
    • Your sense of hearing must be normal without any evidence of Disease in ear or nose or eyes.
    • There should be no sign of functional or organic disease of the heart and blood vessels. Your blood pressure should also be normal.
    • The muscles of the Abdomen must be well developed without any enlargements in Liver or Spleen.
    • You Blood Pressure Should be Normal.
    • There Should not be any sign of Functional or Organic Disorders in Heart or the Blood Vessels.
    • Minimum height-157cms for men & 152 cms for women with correlated weight.
    • Your chest Should be Well Developed with an Expansion of About 5cm.
    • Any disease of the skin, which is likely to cause disability or disfigurement, will also be a cause for rejection.

    Inspite of these points you should also go through the concerned advertisement for more details.



    Good Luck
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    dear friend,

    you should be physically fit to apply for NDA exam,

    your height should be 165 cm and SC/ ST it should be 160 cm

    or minimum for female is 150 cm or SC/ST it should be 145 cm

    fro any detail info kindly;y look down below this threads.
    wish you all the best

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hiiii.....

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy.



    The course of training is for three years.

    Eligiblity Criteria :

    Educational Qualifications : You must be Intermediate Passed out with a min of 50% .

    Age Limits : You must be min of 16.5 years of age and max age you should not exceed is 19 years only.


    Physical Requirements :





    You must be physically fit in order to get into NDA.

    So if you satisfy this criteria including the physical requirements, then you are positively eligible for appearing NDA examination .

    Good luck !!

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    The NDA examination is conducted by UPSC for the admission in the Army,Naval wing and Air wing of the NDA.The examination is conducted twice in a year.

    NDA exam exam is conducted by UPSC in twice time in a year.

    >>Academic qualification :You should pass your 12th standard examination.

    >>Age criteria :Your age must be within 16.5 to 19 years.

    >>Nationality :You must be an Indian

    >>Only unmarried amle candidate are applicable


    Question pattern:-



    PHYSICAL CRITERIA FOR NDA EXAM



    EXAM DATE FOR NDA I EXAM:-

    Date of commencement of notification : 31-12-2011
    Last date to receive completed application forms : 30-01-2012
    Date of NDA I Exam : 15-04-2012


    EXAM DATE FOR NDA II EXAM:-

    Date of commencement of notification : 05-05-2012
    Last date for the receipt of completed application forms : 04-06-2012
    Date of NDA II Exam : 19-08-2012

    Form details are given below.Also i have attached the NDA form.So please check it out.

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hi dude,

    NDA stands for National Defense Academy.

    This is conducted by UPSC for those who are interested in gettign in to Defene services.

    UPSC conducts this exam twice every year.

    Only male un-married Students are eligible to apply for this exam.

    You need complete your 12th from a reconized board to apply for this exam.

    Your age need to be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    Your height need to be 170cm if your male and 165 for female.

    Your Chest need to be 84cm with 5cm expansion( for male).

    You should not have any eye related problems .

    There are mainly 3wings which are in NDA .They are:-

    Army wing,

    Air force wing,

    naval wing.

    For apply for Army wing you need to complete your 12th exam.

    But for Air force and Naval you need to complete 12th with physics and maths subjects included.

    You can get the application forms online at the official website of UPSC.

    The last date of applying for this year first Exam was 30th of jan .

    Exam will be conducted in the month of April.

    So to apply online and for more information regarding NDA notification visit the official website of UPSC at:- http://upsc.gov.in

    ALL THE BEST !!!

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Education qualification:
    You have to pass your 10+2 in any recognized university/board.

    Age limit:
    You age should in between 161/2-19 years.

    Physical measurements:

    Height:

    Minimum height for male is 165 cms.
    Minimum height for female;150cms

    Chest:

    For male:84cms.expansion 5 cm.
    For female 79 cm.expansion 5 cms.

    Eyesight:

    6/6 for vision.
    6/9 for color blind...

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    hi,
    the physical rewuirements are:

    height::

    boys:: minimum 170 cm
    female::minimum 165 cm


    chest:

    male: minimum 84 cm with 5cm expansion.
    female: minimum 79 cm with expansion 5 cm.


    Eye sight:

    6/6 or 6/9 distant vision.

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hi friend

    NDA stands for NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
    Physical Standards :

    You must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination

    You should rectify minor defects/ailments in order to speed up finalisation of medical examination conducted at the Military Hospital after being recommended at the Services Selection Board(SSB).

    The undermentioned ailments are considered, common minor ailments :

    1.Wax (Ears),
    2. Deviated Nasal Septum,
    3. Hydrocele/Phimosis,
    4. Overweight/Underweight,
    5. Under sized Chest,
    6. Piles,
    7. Gynaecomastia,
    8. Tonsillitis



    You will be admitted to the academy only if declared fit by the Medical Board. If declared unfit you will be intimated by the President of the Medical Board and the procedure for request for an Appeal Medical Board will also be intimated .


    (a) You must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disease/disability which is likely in interfere with the efficient performance of military duties.

    (b) There should be no evidence of weak constitution, bodily defects or under weight. You should not be overweight or obese.

    (c) The minimum acceptable height is 157.5 cms.
    (162.5 cms for Air Force)

    Above all this:

    1,You need to be an Indian citizen.

    2.Class 12th pass for Army and a class 12th pass alongwith physics and math for airforce and navy

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    NDA stands for the National Defence Academy and test three, namely the Army, Navy and Air Force wings are held in the wings.
    Physical standards required for NDA entrance examinations are as follows -
    Height 157.5 cm and the Air Force wing, at least to be 162.5cms.
    Chest should be fully expanded. Fully expanded chest should not be less than 81cms.
    Bones or joints of the body should not be any disease.
    Should not be over weight or under weight. He should not undermine the Constitution.
    Your vision in one eye must be perfect - 6/6 vision. In the other eye, you have 9/6 is a defect, the 6/6 and should be correctable.
    NDA II examination for the examination date: -
    Start Date of notification: 05/05/2012
    Last date for receipt of completed application forms: 04/06/2012
    NDA II Exam Date: 19-08-2012

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Hi,

    Dear friend,

    The NDA conducts (UPSC)entrance exam for the admission in the Army,Naval wing and Air wing of the NDA.

    The examination is conducted twice in a year.

    Academic qualification :You should pass your 12th standard examination.

    Age criteria :Your age must be within 16.5 to 19 years.

    Nationality :You must be an Indian

    Only unmarried amle candidate are applicable

    Question pattern:-



    physical standards for NDA:

    Medical Examination Process
    • You are recommended by the Services Selection Board will undergo a medical examination by a Board of Service Medical Officers. The proceedings of the Medical Board are confidential and if you declared unfit are intimated by the President of the Medical Board.You must be Physically and Mentally fit according to the prescribed standards.
    Minor Ailments
    • You are also advised to rectify minor defects in order to speed up finalization of medical examination conducted at the Military Hospital
    The following are considered common minor ailments:

    Wax (Ears)
    Deviated Nasal Septum
    Hydrocele/Phimosis
    Overweight/Underweight
    Under sized Chest
    Piles
    Gynaecomastia
    Tonsillitis
    Varicocele


    General Physical and Mental Standards
    • You must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disease/disability which is likely in interfere with the efficient performance of military duties.
    • You should have no past history of mental breakdown or fits.
    • There should be no evidence of weak constitution, bodily defects or under weight.
    • You should not be overweight or obese.
    • Chest should be well developed.
    • Fully expanded chest should not be less than 81 cms.
    • The minimum range of expansion after full inspiration should be 5 cms. X-Ray of the chest is compulsory and will be taken to rule out any disease of the chest.
    • There should be no disease of bones and joints of the body.
    • X-ray of spine of candidates will not be carried out as a routine except for Air Force unless advised by surgical specialist.
    • Routine ECG and EEG for Air Force candidates must be within normal limits.


    Height/Weight Standards for Army/Air Force
    Height (in cm)
    Weight (in kg)

    16-17 years
    17-18 years
    18-19 years
    152
    42.5
    44
    45
    155
    43.5
    45.5
    47
    157
    45
    47
    48
    160
    46.5
    48
    49
    162
    48
    50
    51
    165
    50
    52
    53
    167
    51
    53
    54
    170
    52.5
    55
    56
    173
    54.5
    57
    58
    175
    56
    59
    60
    178
    58
    61
    62
    180
    60
    63
    64.5
    183
    62.5
    65
    66.5



    Height/Weight Standards for Army/Air Force
    Height (in cm)
    Weight (in kg)

    16 years
    18 years
    20 years
    152
    44
    45
    46
    155
    45
    46
    47
    157
    46
    47
    49
    160
    47
    48
    50
    162
    48
    50
    52
    165
    50
    52
    53
    167
    52
    53
    55
    170
    53
    55
    57
    173
    55
    57
    59
    175
    57
    59
    61
    178
    59
    61
    62
    180
    61
    63
    64
    183
    63
    65
    67



    Special Requirements for Air Force Pilot
    Leg length
    99.00cm – 120.00cm
    Thigh length
    Max 64.00cm
    Sitting height
    81.50cm – 96.00cm
    • Minimum acceptable height will be 157.5 cms. (162.5 cms for Air Force)
    • For Gorkhas and individuals belonging to hills of North Eastern regions of India, Garhwal and Kumaon, minimum acceptable height will be 152.5 cms.
    • for individuals with heavy bones and broad build as well as individuals with thin but otherwise healthy, this limit may be further relaxed to some extent on merit.
    • Height relaxable upto 2.5 cm (5 cm. for Navy) may be allowed where the Medical Board certifies that the candidate is likely to grow and come up to the required standard on completion of his training.
    • On account of lower age of NDA candidates, a margin of 2.5 cm. in leg length (minimum) and 1.0 cm. sitting height (minimum) may be given provided it is certified by the Medical Board that the candidate is likely to grow and come upto the required standard on completion of his training in NDA.
    Teeth Conditions
    • You should have sufficient number of natural and sound teeth.
      • A minimum of 14 dental points will be acceptable.
      • A candidate should not be suffering from severe pyorrhoea.
    Ear, Nose and Throat Conditions
    • The hearing should be normal.
    • You should be able to hear a forced whisper with each ear at a distance of 610 cms in a quite room.
    • There should be no evidence of present or past disease of the ear, nose and throat.
    • Audiometric test will be done for AF. Audiometric loss should not exceed+20 db in frequencies between 250Hz and 4000 Hz.
    • There is no impediment of speech.
    Vision Standards
    For Naval Candidates:
    Uncorrected without glass
    6/6
    Corrected with glass
    6/6
    Limits of Myopia
    -0.75
    Limits of Hypermetropia
    +1.5
    Limits of Colour Perception
    I
    Binocular Vision
    III
    • Ocular Muscle Balance Heterophoria with the Maddox Rod Test must not exceed:
      • At 6 meters
        • Exophoria 8 prism dioptres,
        • Esophoria 8 prism dioptres.
        • Hyperphoria 1 prism dioptres.
      • At 33 cm
        • Exophoria, 16 prism dioptres.
        • Esophoria 6 prism dioptres.
        • Hyperphora 1 prism dioptres
    For Air Force Candidates
    • If you wear spectacles you are not eligible for air force
    Uncorrected without glass
    6/6, 6/9
    Corrected with glass
    6/6 (only for Hypermetropia)
    Limits of Myopia
    Nil
    Limits of Hypermetropia
    +2.00 D Sph
    Colour Vision
    CPI (MLT)
    Astigmatism
    +0.75 Cyl
    Near Vision
    N-5 each eye
    • Binocular Vision Must possess good binocular vision (fusion and Stereopsis with good amplitude and depth)
    • Ocular Muscle Balance Heterophoria with the Maddox Rod Test must not exceed:
      • At 6 meters -
        • Exophoria 6 prism dioptres.
        • Esophoria 6 prism dioptres.
        • Hyper/Hypophoria 1 prism dioptre.
      • At 33 cms. -
        • Exophoria 16 prism dioptres.
        • Esophoria 6 prism dioptres
        • Hyper/Hypophora 1 prism dioptres.
    Spine Conditions
    • The following past medical history is disqualifying for Air Force duties:
      • Disease or injury of the spine or sacroiliac joint either with or without objective sign which has prevented the candidate from successfully following a physically active life.
      • Prolapse intervertebral disc and surgery for the condition.
    • Thorough Clinical examination of the spine including its shape, local tenderness if any, spinal movements etc. is to be carried out. For candidates for aircrew duties only, X-ray of lumbosacral cervical spine (AP and Lateral views); is to be carried out.
    • Mild Kyphosis or Lordosis where deformity is barely noticeable and there is no pain or restriction of movement will not preclude acceptance.
    • In case of noticeable Scoliosis or suspicion of any other abnormality or spinal deformity, more than mild, appropriate X-rays of the spine are to be taken and the Examinee referred for specialist’s advice.
    • The following conditions detected on X-ray examination will be disqualifying for entry to Armed Forces.
    Granulomatius disease of spine
    Arthritis/spondylosis
    Scoliosis more than 15 degree as measured by Cobb’s Method (10 degree for Army)
    More than mild Kyphosis/Lordosis
    Spondylolisthesis/Spondylosis.
    Herniated nucleus pulposes
    Compression fracture of Vertebra
    Sacaralisation Disease
    Cervical ribs with demonstrable neurological or Circulatory deficit
    Presence of Schmorl’s node at more than one level
    Atlanto-occipital, and atlanto-axial anomalies
    Incomplete Sacaralisation Unilateral or Bilateral
    Spinabifida other than SV 1 and LV 5
    Any other abnormality, if so considered by specialist


    Other Physical Ailments
    • There should be no signs of functional or organic disease of the heart and blood vessels.
    • Blood pressure should be normal.
    • There should be no enlargement of liver or spleen.
    • Any evidence of disease of internal organs of the abdomen will be a cause for rejection.
    • Un-operated hernias will make a candidate unfit. In case of Hernia which has been operated, a minimum of 6 months must have passed prior to final medical examination before commencement of the course.
    • There should be no hydrocele, varicocele or piles.
    • Urine examination will be done and any abnormality if detected will be a cause for rejection.
    • Any disease of skin which is likely to cause disability or disfigurement will also be a cause for rejection.
    thank you,

    all the best..

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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR NDA EXAM

    1.students who have completed 10+2 OR Equivalent qualification.

    2. Their age should be in between 16.5 to 19 years.

    3.Only unmarried male candidate are eligibile.

    If you have completed your 12Th examination with Maths and Physics as a compulsory Subjects,
    then you are eligible for Naval Wings of NDA, otherwise you have to apply for Army Wings.



    SELECTION PROCEDURE FOR NDA EXAM:-

    1) Written test which is conducted by UPSC.


    WRITTEN EXAMINATION PATTERN
    Subject Code Duration Max Marks
    Mathematics 01 2 1/2 hours 300
    General Ability 02 2 1/2 hours 600
    900

    2)Personal Interview.




    Physical abilities required for NDA exam

    HEIGHT

    160 (-)(+) according to the region where you are born.

    WEIGHT

    50 kg (around)

    CHEST

    77 in cms (around)

    following test carry 100 marks.

    1. 1 miles run within a limited time

    2. some Pull ups

    3. some Balance

    4. 9 feet ditch

  25. #24
    Ronie0309
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Physical Requirements for NDA Examination :
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    >> You must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disease.

    >> The minimum acceptable height is 157.5 cms. (162.5 cms for Air-Force).

    >> Your chest should be well developed, fully expanded chest should not be less than 81 cms. The minimum range of expansion after full inspiration should be 5 cms

    >> You should be able to read in a distant vision chart 6/6 in better eye and 6/9 in worse eye with or without glasses.

    >> Myopia should not be more than 2.5 D and hypermetropia not more than 3.5 D including Astigmatism.

    Physical conditioning:
    ------------------

    You are advised to keep Yourself in good physical condition, by following given Routine :

    >> Running 2.4 km in 15 minutes
    >> Skipping
    >> Pushups and sit ups (minimum 20 each)
    >> Chin ups (minimum 08)
    >> Rope climbing - 3-4 metres.

  26. #25
    shilpi_4362@yahoo.co.in
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    hi

    for admission in NAtional defence academy having such there some standard . You must be PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY fit According to the pre-scribed Physical standards.

    a) All candidates must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disability and disease.

    (b) There should be proof for your health and fitness, you should not be overweight or overweight



    Many of the of qualified candidates are rejected in Medical grounds.some of the ares where mostly medical doctors seeks fitness .
    Few of such commonly found below :

    (a) Wax (Ears)

    (b) Deviated Nasal Septum

    (c) Hydrocele/Phimosis

    (d) Overweight/Underweight

    (e) Under sized Chest

    (f) Piles

    (g) Gynaecomastia

    (h) Tonsillitis

    (i) Varicocele

    for NDA , a margin of upto 5.0 cm. in height, 2.5 cm. in leg length (minimum) and 1.0 cm.hight iin sitting.

    You should be minimum acceptable height is 157.5 cms.




    Thanks

  27. #26
    ashok.ch
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    NDA stands for National Defense Service.This exam is conducted every year twice to take qualified students into different defense service like
    >>Indian Air Force wings
    >>Indian Navy wings
    >>Indian Army wings

    Eligibility criteria for NDA exam:
    Education qualification:

    For Indian Air Force/Indian Navy wings:You should have complete 12th class with PCM stream from a recognized university.
    For Indian Army wings:You should have complete 12th class with any stream from a recognized university.
    Age limit:
    And your age should be between 16 1/2 to 19 years.
    Physical fitness:
    Height:Minimum 157cms, Maximum 183 cms
    Chest:chest expansion should be more than 80cms
    Eye sight: with glass should be 6/6,without glass should be 6/9

    If you fulfill with this criteria,then you can appear for this year NDA exam.
    NDA-I exam notification was release on 31st Dec 2011 and closed on 30th Jan 2012.if you have applied for this exam,then you can appear for exam on 15th April 2012.Otherwise you can appear for NDA-II exam.
    NDA-II exam notification will release on 5th May 2012,closes on 4th June 2012.And exam will held on 19th August 2012.

    Visit official website for more details.
    http://www.upsc.gov.in

  28. #27
    pradeepdeshwal3626
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    FRIEND,

    NDA stands for NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY and this academy trains cadets for the DEFENCE FORCES Oof our country, So a guy should be physically fit in order to be in NDA.

    He should be Medically fit and qualify the below medical qualifications.

    PHYSICAL STANDARDS FOR NDA EXAM IS:





    GOOD LUCK.

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    Ankur.Sunny
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    Re: What are the required physical measurements to appear in NDA exam?

    Many candidates are rejected during the medical examination.
    Therefore, you must fulfill the physical standards :
    ~ you should not be overweight or underweight
    ~ your chest size should not be less than 81 cm
    ~ your height should not be less than 157.5 cm
    ~ you should have proper eyesight.

    To get eligible for NDA generally,
    ¤ you must be an Indian,
    ¤ your age must be in between 16.5 years to 19 years,
    ¤ you must have completed 10+2 from a recognised institute,
    ¤ you must be unmarried.
    You can apply for NDA in two ways:
    1. Online - you can apply online by visiting the site- upsconline.nic.in.
    2. Offline - you can fill the form offline by filling the forms available in selected post offices throughout the country. As soon as the application forms are recieved and processed, the candidates will be sent their admit cards.
    Age Criteria:
    your age must be in between 16 & 1/2 to 19 years.
    Physical Standards:
    ¤ your height should not be less than 157.5 cms (162.5 cms for air force)
    ¤ your chest size should not be less than 81 cms
    ¤ your eye sight should be normal of 6/6
    ¤ you should not be overweight or underweight.


    For more information goto upsc.gov.in[/color]

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