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    My dear friend
    Height: The minimum height for male is 157 cms and female is 152 cms.
    Eye Sight:The minimum acceptable standard for distant vision 6/6,6/9 and should not be colour/Night blind
    And if you want full physical eligibility are available in the official website .So you need to visit official website for more details
    www.indianarmy.nic.in
    All the best

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    The minimal acceptable height is 157.5 cm.and according to weight standerds are as follow.160 cm 51 kg170 cm 58 kg180 cm 65 kg190 cm 74 kg195 cm 78 kg.

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

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    what is the criteria for height to join army ?
    National Defence Examination :-

    >>>>Intermediate(12th) examination from a recognized School or equivalent qualification.

    >>>>Age should between 16 half years and 19 years.

    >>>>Those in the final exam of 12th can also eligible.

    >>>>Unmarried male candidates are eligible.

    >>>>Any stream like Science or commerce..................etc.

    Height/Weight standards for Army :-



    Combined Defence Service Examination :-

    >>>>Bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized University.

    >>>>Any stream like B.Sc,B.C.A,B,Com,B.B.A.......................etc.

    >>>>Age should between 19 years and 24 years at the time of appearing.

    >>>>Unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply.

    >>>>Those in the final semester of degree can also eligible.


    Physical standards :- 18 years 20 years 22 years.



    152 44 46 47

    155 46 48 49

    157 47 49 50

    160 48 50 51

    162 50 52 52

    165 52 53 55

    168 53 55 57

    170 55 57 57

    173 57 59 60

    175 59 61 62

    178 60 62 63

    180 63 64 65

    183 65 67 67

    185 67 69 70

    188 70 71 71

    190 72 73 74

    193 74 76 77

    195 77 78 78
    >>>>Minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms(Army).

    >>>>Minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157 cms(Navy).

    >>>>Minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 162.5 cms(Air force).

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hello,
    The minimum height for male candidate is 166 cms and female is 152 cms.
    But there some relaxation for those candidate who belongs to hill area or come under reserved category.
    The height relaxation should be minimum for 157 cms or 5 feet 2 inches for belongs to gorkha or hill area.

    Good Luck..

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    There is different criteria for height for different posts. Your post decides the minimum height required. But as the question arises that what should be the minimum height so it is about 152 cm. If you are interested and eligible than you have the opportunity to do something for your country. ALL THE BEST FOR YOUR FUTURE.......

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    I think you aim is to join Defence, well if you are Really Interested to Join Indian Army, Then for this you have to complete your Intermediate examination OR Graduation degree course form a recognised University or Board, Final Year appearing candidates are also apply for Indian Army, But to Join Defence, you have to cracked the Written examination, Medical test and Personal Interview, It is not easy to join defense, you have to work hard only then you can enter into Defence Services.

    To join Defence, You must be in good physical and mental health and free from any disease, there should be no evidence of weak constitution, bodily defects or over weight.

    The minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms and 157 cms for Navy and 162.5 cms for Air Force. For Women candidates minimum acceptable height is 152 cms. For Gorkhas and individuals belonging to hills of North Eastern region of India, Garhwali and Kumaon, the Minimum acceptable height will be 5 cms less. Your chest should be well developed. The minimum range of expansion after full inspiration should be 5 cms. Corrected vision should be 6/6 in better eye and 6/9 in worse eye, with maximum residual refraction of + 1.50 in any meridian for myopia or Hypermetropia.

    Height Eligiblity Criteria :

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    You have two Options to join Indian Army : NDA and CDS.

    NDA Stands for National Defence Academy and this examination is Conducted by UPSC, Twice in a year, To apply for NDA Examination, you have to complete your Intermediate examination form a recognised board and your age should between 16.5 to 19 Years.

    But for CDS Examination, You must have complete your Graduate degree course form a recognised University and your Age should between 19 to 25 Years. If you have completed your Graduate degree course then please apply for CDS Examination soon before the last date, The Online Registration process was Started and the last date of apply for CDS (I) Examination : 28/Nov/2011 and the examination will be held on 12/Feb/2012.

    If you have not completed the age of 19 Years, then you are also eligible for NDA Examination, But the Notification of NDA Examination will be Published on 31/Dec/2011.

    So, please apply for these examinations, if your aim is to join Defence and for more Information please check official website :




    http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hai Friend:-



    >>>> Required Height to join in Indian'n Army are :-

    >> For joining Indian Army ,you must have a height of Atleast 157cms .All the other details are given below





    >> If you want to join indian army ,then there is nothing better way than NDA .It is conducted by UPSC twice a year with name NDA-I and NDA-II. so take part in NDA exam and join the army. for latest news and updates about NDA, please visit the official website :- http://www.upsc.gov.in/





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

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    hi

    IN ORDER TO JOIN ARMY,THERE ARE ALSO PHYSICAL FITNESS TEST WHICH IS NECESSARY FOR EVERY CANDIDATE TO BE UNDER FITNESS STRENGTH.

    HEIGHT=MINIMUM HEIGHT REQUIRED IS
    1) FOR WOMEN=152CM
    2)FOR MEN =157CM

    SHOULD BE PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY STRONG.

    SHOULD BE FREE FROM ANY DISEASES.

    GOOD LUCK

    THANK YOU

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    There is no special jobs available in India Air force.

    So you have completed you will be get only officer in the Indian Air force.

    So if you want join in Indian Air force You need to write an examination of

    CDS(Combined defence service) Examination which is conducted By UPSC twice in a year.

    Here your age is between 19-24 years only.

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    hello sir
    The minimum height for male is 157 cms and female is 152 cmsEye Sight:
    The minimum acceptable standard for distant vision 6/6,6/9 and should not be colour/Night blind
    And if you want full physical eligibility a
    www.indianarmy.nic.in
    lall the best sir

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    National Defence Examination :-
    Intermediate(12th) examination from a recognized School or equivalent qualification.

    Age should between 16 half years and 19 years.

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hi,

    -The Minimum acceptable height is 153.5 -157cm for Boys.
    Hi,
    There is different criteria for height for male and female

    -The Minimum Height require is 166cms for Male in Army
    -The Minimum Height require is 152.5cms for Female in Army.
    -The weight should be proportion to height .
    -The height relaxation should be minimum for 157 cms or 5 feet 2 inches for belongs to gorkha or hill area.
    -I have given below the Height and weight proportionality chart.




    Ways to enter in army:-

    U can Join Army after 12th or after graduation

    After 12th

    N.D.A Examination :-
    The candidate age should be 16.5 years and 19 years.
    12 pass
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried

    TES(10+2) Technical entry :-
    The candidate age should be 16.5 years and 19 years.
    12 pass with 60% in PCM
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried

    After Graduation

    CDS(Combined defence services)Exam

    The ca
    ndidate age should be
    IMA(21 to 24 yrs)
    OTA(21 to 25 yrs)
    Minimum height is 152cm.
    Indian citizen
    Unmarried

    TGC(Technical Entry Scheme) :-

    The candidate age should be 20years and 27 years.
    Graduate(Engg.)
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried

    SSC(NCC Special Entry ) :-
    The candidate age should be 19 years and 25 years.
    Graduate
    Indian Citizen
    unmarried
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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

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    what is the criteria for height to join army ?

    Hey friend,

    Indian Army is one of the defence service force of India

    As being a defence force,you need to write the respected entrance exam and you need to satisfy the eligibility criteria for those exams so that you can apply for the respected exam in which you are wishing for.

    As you have not clearly mentioned about the qualification of yours,you can better write the exams like NDA(National Defence Academy) and TES(Tecnical Entry Scheme) exam if you have completed +2

    If you are a graduate then you can apply for the CDS exam(Combined Defence Service)
    ,NCC Special Entry,UES Exam(University Entry Scheme)


    There are certain other criteria's for the exam which you must satisfy apart from education qualification,and one of the most important needed criteria for joining in defence is that you need to satisfy the physical standard for the exam.

    Physical Standard for Army/Air Force:


    \


    Check whether you satisfy the above criteria for joining in Indian Army

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    You Must Full Fill eligibilty criteria

    Physical Standard for Indian Army:




    If you satisfy the above mentioned criteria's then you can apply for the NDA and TES Exam

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    For army you should have at least 157cms in height. and 152 cm in case of women.
    For details visit www.indianarmy.nic.in

    Good Luck.

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    Hi friend,

    Hieght criteria is one of the criteria to join Indian Army.

    The candidate must have at least 157cm in height for men and 152cm for women.

    But it is necessary after the written test and ssb interview.

    So, first try to clear these rounds.

    Regards

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    hello friend,if you want to join Army,you can apply through NDA or CDS.
    NDA stands for NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY.
    The eligibility to join NDA is as follows:
    1) 12th pass with Physics and maths as compulsory subjects
    2) Age limits between 16.5 to 19 years
    3) Must be a citizen of India
    4) Only male candidates are eligible
    5) Males should be unmarried.

    In this year,there will be two NDA exams that are in April and Then in August.

    CDS stands for Combined Defence Services
    .The eligibility for this test is as follows:
    1 Citizen of India
    2 Un-married male candidates having born not earlier than 2nd january,1990 and not later than 1st january,1994.
    3 Bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognized university (with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects) or Bachelor of Engineering.


    As far as height is concerned,it is different for different age groups and accorindingly the weights are to be there.
    The following list is given as per the notifications of UPSC.

    Height in cms Weight in KGs
    16-17 years 17-18 years 18-19 years
    152 43 44 45
    155 44 46 47
    157 45 47 48
    160 47 48 49
    165 50 52 51
    167 51 53 54
    173 55 57 58
    175 56 59 60
    180 60 63 65
    183 63 65 67

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Yes there is a age relaxation in Defence.Actually the height required is 157 cms for male candidates and 152 cms for female candidates.So this type of relaxation is only.
    The weight is correleated to height
    The chest is for the male candidates is 80 cms and expansion upto 5 cms
    The female candidates is 79 cms and expansion upto 5 cms


    All the best

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    what is the criteria for height to join army ?
    Hello!

    Well, friend you can join Indian Army by giving NDA(National Defence Academy) Entrance exam conducted twice in a year by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).


    Basic eligibility criteria to join Army through NDA:

    ~You have to pass 12th in any stream from recognized school.

    ~You can also apply for NDA while appearing in 12th.

    ~No percentage bar for NDA for class 12th.

    ~Your Age should be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    ~You should be an Indian citizen.



    Physical Criteria for Army:






    Date for NDA Entrance Exam 2012:

    ~Date of Notification : 05/05/2012

    ~Last Date of Submission of Application form : 04/06/2012

    ~Commencement of Examination : 19/08/2012



    >>You can apply for NDA exam by using this link: http://www.upsconline.nic.in

    >>For any other detail you check at UPSC official websit: http://upsc.gov.in

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    >> You should have completed 12th in any stream from recognized central/state board or school. You can join Indian Army after 12th through NDA exam conducted by UPSC. For NDA, your Age must be in between 16.5 to 19 years & you should be an unmarried male candidate.

    >> Or you can also join Indian Army agter competing graduation in any stream from recognized Institute/university. You can join Indian Army after graduation through CDS Examination conducted by UPSC. For CDS, your Age must be in between 19 to 24 years.

    >> You can also apply for this when you are appearing in final year of above such program. You must be having Indian Citizenship.







    Physical(Height/Weight) requirements necessary for Indian Army
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    Hi friend,

    Height: The minimum height for male is 157 cms and female is 152 cms.
    Eye Sight:The minimum acceptable standard for distant vision 6/6,6/9 and should not be colour/Night blind
    And if you want full physical eligibility are available in the official website .So you need to visit official website for more details
    www.indianarmy.nic.in

    Regards

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Dear Aspirant
    The following are the Physical Criteria Details for Indian Army
    16-17 Years 17-18 Years 18-19 Years 19-20 Years
    152 43 44 45 46
    155 44 45 47 48
    157 45 47 48 49
    160 46 48 49 50
    162 48 50 51 52
    165 50 52 53 54
    167 51 53 54 55

    173 54.5 57 58 59
    175 56 59 60 61
    178 58 61 62 63
    180 60 63 64.5 67
    183 62.5 65 66.5 68
    These are The Physical Details Required for Join in Indian Army
    All The Best

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    There are three ways to get entered to indian army :-
    1. NDA--after 10+2
    2.UES-- technical entry scheme i.e direct entry for B.Tech. pre final and final year students
    3.CDS-- This is for graduates

    Other common eligibilities are mentioned in following:-

    1. http://joinindianarmy.nic.in/inner.a...nu_id=160&id=1

    2. http://indianarmy.nic.in/Site/FormTe...D=unEuHm5d5oo=

    FOR MORE DETAILS ON INDIAN ARMY AND OTHER DEFENCE SERVICE CHECK OUT THE FOLLOWING LINK:-
    http://joinindianarmy.nic.in/



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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Dear Friend,

    Indian Army Offers various jobs in its various department.To join Indian Army you should need to fit in all respects i.e Physically, Mentally etc.

    Well Permissible height to join Indian Army is 157.5 Cms for Males while for Females it is 152 Cms.

    Height v/s Weight Ratio



    Other Physical Parameters

    ::Your Eye sight should be corrected to 6/6 in Each Eye

    ::You should be able to read distant objects

    ::Your chest should be expanded to 5cms Minimum

    ::If undergone any surgery then it should maintain a gap of 6 months atleast

    ::You should be free from any disease like Fungus Infection , Piles etc.

    Eye Sight Parameters



    Ways to Join Indian Army

    There are various ways to join India Army

    1.National Defence Academy Exam

    2.Combined Defence Service Exam

    3.University Entry Scheme

    4.NCC Spl Entry Scheme

    ~Best Luck~

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    hi

    the height criteria to join in Army
    For Indian Army, the minimum acceptable height is 157.5 cm.
    There is a provision for relaxation of 5 cms. for candidates belonging to north-eastern region of India including the Gorkhas.
    For more information, refer to the official website of Indian Army.


    good luck

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

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    what is the criteria for height to join army ?
    HI Friend

    Height Criteria for join Indian Army
    • 152 cm for Women
    • 157 cm for men
    • There is 5 cm relaxation for eastern and north eastern state
    good luck.......

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hi friend,
    The height criteria varies with the type of entry as well as the weight of candidate.

    The Minimal Height Required : 157.5 cm.

    And with the weight :
    160 cm for 51 kg.
    170 cm for 58 kg.
    180 cm for 65 kg.
    190 cm for 74 kg.
    195 cm for 78 kg.

    BEST OF LUCK

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    You can join in INDIAN ARMY in several process like NDA , CDSE ,UES exam. I will provide the require height for army please go through it .

    The minimum height to join army through NDA is 152cm.


    The minimum height to join army through CDS is 157cm.

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    For indian Army,
    Height / Weight Standards for TGC / SSC (T) Entry are as follows :-


    152 44 46 47
    155 46 48 49
    157 47 49 50
    160 48 50 51
    162 50 52 53
    165 52 53 55
    168 53 55 57
    170 55 57 58
    173 57 59 60
    175 59 61 62
    178 61 62 63
    180 63 64 65
    183 65 67 67
    185 67 69 70
    188 70 71 72
    190 72 73 74
    193 74 76 77
    195 77 78 78

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    dear friend...The minimum acceptable height for male candidates is 157.5 cms and 157 cms for Navy and 162.5 cms for Air Force. For Women candidates minimum acceptable height is 152 cms. For Gorkhas and individuals belonging to hills of North Eastern region of India, Garhwali and Kumaon, the Minimum acceptable height will be 5 cms less. Your chest should be well developed. The minimum range of expansion after full inspiration should be 5 cms. Corrected vision should be 6/6 in better eye and 6/9 in worse eye, with maximum residual refraction of + 1.50 in any meridian for myopia or Hypermetropia.

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Dear Aspirant
    The following are the Physical Criteria Details for Indian Army
    16-17 Years 17-18 Years 18-19 Years 19-20 Years
    152 43 44 45 46
    155 44 45 47 48
    157 45 47 48 49
    160 46 48 49 50
    162 48 50 51 52
    165 50 52 53 54
    167 51 53 54 55


    173 54.5 57 58 59
    175 56 59 60 61
    178 58 61 62 63
    180 60 63 64.5 67
    183 62.5 65 66.5 68

    These are The Physical Details Required for Join in Indian Army
    All The Best


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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?


    Indian Army Offers various jobs in its various department.To join Indian Army you should need to fit in all respects i.e Physically, Mentally etc.

    Well Permissible height to join Indian Army is 157.5 Cms for Males while for Females it is 152 Cms.


    Height v/s Weight Ratio




    Other Physical Parameters


    ::Your Eye sight should be corrected to 6/6 in Each Eye

    ::You should be able to read distant objects

    ::Your chest should be expanded to 5cms Minimum

    ::If undergone any surgery then it should maintain a gap of 6 months atleast

    ::You should be free from any disease like Fungus Infection , Piles etc.

    Eye Sight Parameters




    Ways to Join Indian Army


    There are various ways to join India Army

    1.National Defence Academy Exam

    2.Combined Defence Service Exam

    3.University Entry Scheme

    4.NCC Spl Entry Scheme

    ~Best Luck~



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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    My dear friend
    Height:
    The minimum height for male is 157 cms and female is 152 cms.
    Eye Sight:The minimum acceptable standard for distant vision 6/6,6/9 and should not be colour/Night blind
    And if you want full physical eligibility are available in the official website .So you need to visit official website for more details
    www.indianarmy.nic.in
    All the best



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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    to join indian army ,

    ->> the minimum height for MALE candidates is 157 cms

    ->> the minimum height for FEMALE candidates is 152 cms


    if you have completed 12th with PCM as main subjects then you can apply for NDA EXAM

    nda- national defence academy exam

    ->> for this exam , your age should between 16.5 to 19 years only
    ->> you should be an unamrried candidate
    ->> you should be a citizen of india



    if you have completed graduation , you can apply for the CDS EXAM AND AFCAT EXAM

    cds - combied defence service exam
    afcat - airforce common admission test



    *** Rememeber , for TECHNCIAL POSTS , height and weight is not a matter (this means height and weight is not considered much )

    *** to apply for techncial posts , you should have completed B.tech




    all the best

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hello friend,
    Indian territorial army involves one of the strict conduct procedures compared to other forces.For this you must be a Indian citizen with valid documents and must be unmarried.Below i'am going to tell you some of the basic criteria's involved.You can either join through National defense exam,Combined defense service exam,Short service commission,Technical entry scheme etc.

    *Height must be minimum 157 cms for women and 152 cms for women.
    *Weight is correlated according to height ratio.
    *Eyesight must be minimum 6/6 or 6/36 for distant vision
    *Spectacles corrected vision must be 6/9
    *Myopia limit must be -3.75D including astigmatism.
    *Color blind limit must be CP-3 LEVEL.

    Once selected you will be trained in any of the defense institutes respectively.

    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Hi aspirant,
    The height criteria to join Indian army is :
    Male – 157
    Feimale - 152
    It is the job for patriot ,challenging and daring person . you can go in Indian army through NDA,CDS and UES exam.
    Best of Luck…

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    hi!

    The height criteria for Men is 157.5cm
    The height criteria for Women is 152cm

    All the best !

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

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    what is the criteria for height to join army ?
    Dear friend,Entrance exam conducted twice in a year by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).


    Basic eligibility criteria to join Army through NDA:
    ~You have to pass 12th in any stream from recognized school.

    ~You can also apply for NDA while appearing in 12th.

    ~No percentage bar for NDA for class 12th.

    ~Your Age should be between 16.5 to 19 years.

    ~You should be an Indian citizen.



    Physical Criteria for Army:






    Date for NDA Entrance Exam 2012:

    ~Date of Notification : 05/05/2012

    ~Last Date of Submission of Application form : 04/06/2012

    ~Commencement of Examination : 19/08/2012



    >>You can apply for NDA exam by using this link:

    >>For any other detail you check at UPSC official websit:
    http://upsc.gov.in
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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    dear,


    minimum height needed for a candidate to join army is 152 cms,
    and weight should also be in comparison with height ans age,

    height weight chart for army is:



    you may match you height and weight
    from there, and this is strictly followed by army medical inspection ,
    if you are not fitting in above mentioned criteria then you may be rejected..



    all the best...........

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    Dear Friend.

    -You can join Indian Army through NDA and CDS exam as an officer rank.

    -NDA stands for national defense academy.

    -Education qualification required for NDA exam is intermediate.

    -CDS stands for combined defense service.

    -Education qualification required for CDS exam is graduation.

    -Height required for both exam is 157 cm for mail and 152 cm for female.

    -Candidate must be citizen of India.

    -You must be mentally and physically strong.

    -All the best.

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    Re: What is the height criteria to join in Army?

    There should be some physical standards for the candidates to join Indian Army.

    They may be

    Height
    Weight
    Chest etc.

    Here is the minimum age limit that a candidate should have

    for male candidate, it is 157cm H

    for female candidate, it is 152 cm H

    Make sure that you will come under this height by the time appear for the test.

    Otherwise you can not get into Army.

    Wish you good luck.

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