This candidates recommended through Service Selection Mother board undergo medical evaluation at nearest Support Hospitals. The medical examination strategy of candidates is as follow: –
(a) Specific Medical Board(SMB).
Special Medical board (SMB) of officer candidates are going to be held at designated hospitals over duration of five or six days. Candidates are going to be declared Fit/Temporary Not fit or Permanent Not fit. Candidates declared Short-term Unfit are to report back to the hospital for examination following specified time. Candidates who still usually do not qualify will be declared Permanent Not fit.
(b) Appeal Medical Board (AMB).
Candidates who’re declared Permanent Not fit by Special Medical Board meet the criteria for Appeal Medical Board after depositing a sum of Rs. 40/- within the Government Treasury. No fees are going to be charged from For the short term Unfit candidates. Unfit candidates get no more than 42 days for you to report for AMB with designated Command Clinic. Candidates declared unsuitable by Appeal Medical Board meet the criteria to appeal pertaining to Review Medical Mother board.
(c) Review Medical Board (RMB).
This President of Lure Medical Board can intimate the candidate, the reason regarding his/ her unfitness through a leaflet and guide them for Review Medical Board. However, he will explain to the candidate that holding with the Review Medical Board reaches the discretion regarding DGMS(Navy) and DGAFMS in line with the merits of the case which is not his/her proper. RMBs are conducted at Army Exploration & Referral Clinic Delhi and Equipped Force Medical college Pune.
(a) Height .
The preferable height for a candidate of 18 years of age is 157 cm for males and 152 cm for females.
(b) Anthropometric Measurement .
The acceptable anthropometric standard for aviation entries i.e Short Service Commission(Aviation & Observer) entry for male is as follows:-
Minimum Height- 162.5 cm
Sitting Height- Minimum 81.5 cm,Maximum-96.0 cm
Leg Length – Minimum-99.0 cm,Maximum-120.0 cm
Thigh Length- Maximum-64.0
HEIGHT AND WEIGHT STANDARDS ; MALE ( WEIGHT IN KILOGRAMS) AGE IN YEARS
|AGE IN YEARS|
|NOTE:- Height and Weight as shown are for men fully stripped. The principles of average will be utilised for Calculating body Weight for in between Height|
HEIGHT AND WEIGHT STANDARDS – FEMALE ( WEIGHT IN KILOGRAMS)
|AGE IN YEARS|
VISUAL STANDARDS -OFFICER’S ENTRY
|VISUAL STANDARDS-EXECUTIVE BRANCH|
|CRITERIA||NDA/ 10+2 INA/ AVIATION(OBSERVER/ PILOT)||GSES/ NCC(Spl)/ SCC(GSX) HYDRO||NAIC||LAW/ LOGO/ EDU||ATC|
|Limits of Myopia||-.75||-1.5||-3.5||-3.5||-0.75|
|Limits of Hypermetropia||+1.5||+1.5||+3.5||+3.5||+3.0|
|Limits of Colour Perception||I||I||II||III||II|
VISUAL STANDARDS -OFFICER’S ENTRY
|VISUAL STANDARDS-TECHNICAL BRANCH|
|CRITERIA||COMMON ENTRY 10+2 (INAC)||GRADUATE ENTRY (UNIV/ SSC)||NAVAL CONSTRUCTOR/ ARCHITECT|
|Uncorrected Vision without glasses||6/6,6/9||6/24,6/24||6/60,6/60|
|Corrected Vision with glasses||6/6,6/6||6/6,6/6||6/12,6/12|
|Limits of Myopia||-.75||-3.5||-3.5|
|Limits of Hypermetropia||+1.5||+3.5||+3.5|
|Limits of Colour Perception||I||II||II|
(a)Keratorefactory surgery (LASIK) may be allowed for short service commission intake of officer in the followings categories:-
(i) Observer Entry
(ii) ATC Entry
(vii) Graduate Entry Technical
(viii) Naval Constructor /Architect
(b) LASIK may be allowed subject to the following conditions:
(i) Surgery should not have been carried out before 20 yrs of age
(ii) Uncomplicated surgery at least 12 months before examination
(iii) Axial length <25.0 mm by IOL Master or A scan
(iv) Post LASIK corneal thickness measured by Pachymeter should not be less than 450 microns
(v) Individuals with high refractive errors (>6D) prior to LASIK are to be excluded
(vi) Normal retinal examination
PHYSICAL STANDARDS FOR CANDIDATE JOINING INDIAN NAVY AS OFFICERS (MALE/FEMALE)
1. These standards are laid down to assess the fitness of a candidate for selection to the Navy. The candidate must be in good physical and mental health and free from any defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of duties both ashore and afloat under peace as well as war conditions in any part of the world.
2. During the inspection of candidates the following principal points are to be ensured :-
(a) The hearing is good and that there is no sign of any disease of ear, nose or throat.
(b) Vision in either eye is up to the required standard. His/her eyes are bright, clear and with no obvious squint or abnormality. Movements of eye balls should be full and free in all directions.
(c) Speech is without impediment.
(d) There is no glandular swelling.
(e) Chest is well formed and that his/her heart and lungs are sound.
(f) Limbs of the candidates are well formed and fully developed.
(g) There is free and perfect action of all the joints.
(h) There is no evidence of hernia of any degree or form.
(j) Feet and toes are well formed.
(k) Absence of any congenital malformation or defects.
(l) He/she does not bear traces of previous acute or chronic disease pointing to an impaired constitution.
(m) Presence of sufficient number of sound teeth for efficient mastication.
(n) Absence of any disease of the Genito- Urinary tract.
Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of the forearms i.e. from inside of elbow to the wrist and the reverse side of palm/back(dorsal) part of the hand. Permanent body tattoos on any other part of the body are not acceptable and candidates will be barred from further selection.