Sashastra Seema Bal also known as SSB came into being in 1963 after Indo China war. SSB was set up as a Special Service Bureau and is presently under the Ministry of Home Affairs.
10:00 AM – 05:00 PM;
Monday - Friday
1) Age Limit for Constable GD in SSB : Between 18 to 23 years.(Cut off date for age will be 1st August every year)
2) Educational Qualification for constable GD in SSB: Matriculation or Xth Class pass.
3) Physical Standards for Constable (GD)
a) Height : For male : 170 cms. For Females : 157 cms.
b) Chest : For males : Unexpanded: 80 cms. Expanded : Minimum Expansion 5 Cms.
c) Weight : Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards for both males and females
4) Medical Standards:
a) Eye Sight : 6/6 & 6/9 of 2 eyes without correction i.e. without wearing of glasses.
b) Candidates please note that in order to qualify they should not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and they should possess high colour vision. The candidates willing to join SSB must be in good quality mental and bodily health and they must be free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.
5. Relaxation: As per the government norms in SSB also there will be relaxation for SC/ST/OBC, Ex Servicemen and other categories of persons in age.
Please check the official site given above to see the details about relaxation in height and chest to the candidates from different regions