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Revised Procedure wef 01 September 15

All candidates who are desirous of getting enrolled in the Indian Army as JCO / OR are required to apply online atwww.joinindianarmy.nic.in. After registration candidates shall follow instructions as given out and apply for the selected trade for which they are eligible.

The candidates shall be given a date and place for conduct of Physical Fitness tests, the procedure for which is enumerated below.

Recruitment Procedure

General As part of the screening process, candidates will be tested in Physical Fitness Tests (PFT).Physical Fitness Tests (PFT) is mandatory and will be carried out for all categories during the screening process of recruitment to assess the candidate’s physical ability and courage.

The following tests will be concluded as part ofPhysical Fitness Tests (PFT) :
  • 1.6 km run for Endurance.
  • Pull Ups on Beam (Under Grip) for Strength.
  • 9 feet Ditch for Courage.
  • Zig-Zag Balance for Agility.

Marking System System of awarding marks for various categories are as under:

Ser. No Category Physical Fitness Test (PFT) Maximum Marks Remarks Zig-Zag Balance 9 Feet Ditch
1.6 Km Run Pull Ups
(a) Soldier (General Duty) 60 40 Required to Qualify Required to Qualify
(b) Soldier Clerk / Store Keeper Technical / Technical / Nursing Assistant Required to Qualify Required to Qualify# -do- -do- Candidate required to qualify only. However entries of marks obtained to be made in Manual Board Proceedings and RMDS.
(c) Tradesmen 60 40 -do- -do-
(d) Havildar Survey Automated Cartographer Required to Qualify
Required to Qualify#
-do- -do-
(e) JCO Religious Teacher
Up to 30 Yrs - 5 Min 45 Secs,
Beyond 30 Yrs - 6 Min 30 Secs
Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable
(f) JCO Catering
-do- Qualified# Qualified Qualified
(g) Direct Havildar (Meritorious Sportsmen) 60 40 Qualified Qualified

* - 1.6 Km run in max 6.20 mins.
# - Min 6 Pull Ups
$ - 1.6 Km run in max 8 mins

1.6 Km Run

For All Categories less JCO RT

  • Upto 5 mins 30 secs - 60 Marks (Group I)
  • From 5 mins 31 secs to 5 mins to 45 secs - 48 Marks (Group II)
  • Above 5 mins 45 secs - Fail

Provisions for Extra Time for 1.6 Km Run for Hilly Terrain Areas

Timings applicable for conduct of 1.6 Km run in hilly terrain will be as under:

  • Upto 5000 feet - As per paragraph 4.
  • Between 5000 feet to 9000 feet - Additional 30 secs extra given to each group.
  • Between 9000 feet to 12000 feet - Additional 120 secs extra given to each group.

Pull Ups on Beam (Under Grip)

The marks for pull-ups on beam will be awarded as under:

Ser. No No of Pull Ups Marks
(i) 6 16
(ii) 7 21
(iii) 8 27
(iv) 9 33
(v) 10 40

Min 6 Pull Ups are required to be done for the candidate to pass.

Weightage in Merit

Performance of individual for Soldier General Duty, Soldier Technical / Clerk / Store Keeper Technical / Nursing Assistant and Soldier Tradesman will be taken into account while awarding bonus marks as given below:

  • Soldier General Duty - Physical Fitness Test (PFT) + Common Entrance Examination (CEE) marks
  • Soldier Technical / Clerk / Store Keeper Technical / Nursing Assistant -Common Entrance Examination (CEE) marks. However, the individual should have qualified inPhysical Fitness Test (PFT).
  • Tradesmen with Aptitude Test - 30% Physical Fitness Test (PFT) marks + 30% Common Entrance Examination (CEE) marks + 40% Tradesman Aptitude Test marks.
  • Tradesmen without Aptitude Test - 60% Physical Fitness Test (PFT) marks + 40% Common Entrance Examination (CEE) marks.
  • Tradesmen Musician - 50% Physical Fitness Test (PFT) marks + 25% Aptitude Test marks + 25% Common Entrance Examination (CEE) marks.

Havildar Survey Automated Cartographer - No Weightage. However, JCO Religious Teacher / Catering / Direct Havildar Sportsman (Meritorious Sportsman) should have qualified inPhysical Fitness Test (PFT).

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