SSC CGL Exam – Inspector post Physical standard details for 2016

Which posts don't require physical standards for SSC CGL?

The upcoming SSC exam or Staff Selection Commission exam has various sorts of exams under it. One very interesting post that is being talked about these days is the Inspector post. If you plan to apply for this post then you must be aware of some of the SSC mandatory physical standards for Inspector post. The below mentioned information will help you in having the knowledge of all the SSC 2016 physical standards associated with the inspector post.




Requirement Size in cms
Height 157.5
Chest 81(fully expanded with a minimum expanses of 5 cms)


  • There is a relaxibilty in the height up to 5 cms. This is in the case of Garwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes

After meeting the above criteria, a physical test would be conducted which involves:

Walking 1.6 15
Cycling 8 30


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Requirement Size in cms
Height 152
Weight 48 kgs


  • There is a relaxation in the height up to 2.5 cms and weight by 2kgs. This relaxation is for the Gorkhas, Garwalis, Assamese and Members of the Scheduled Tribes.

There are some norms and conditions for the people with disabilities. Let’s have a quick look

  • As per the CBEC’s letter number C-18013/23/2013-Ad II B dated 20-11-2013, for the posts of Inspector Central Exercise, Examiner and Preventive Officer, people will disabilities wil have to meet these physical standards:
  1. Height
  2. Chest
  3. Weight
  • Whereas, in case of the orthopedically disabled candidates, following relaxation is given in the Physical test
  1. No test of ‘Walking’ shall be conducted in case of the OL and OAL categories
  2. No test of cycling shall be conducted in case of the OL and OAL categories

This would help you in seeing the details of the various inspector and sub inspector posts. Have a look and decide in what carrier field you would like to choose for yourself based on your matching fields.



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