Medical Checkup rules about UPSC Civil Service Exam (Gazette of India Extraordinary)

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Question from a reader

It is mentioned in the advertisement for Civil Services that a candidate has to be fit as mentioned in “Appendix-III of Rules for Civil Services Preliminary Examination published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary” .I have tried a lot but I have not been able to find this Appendix III .If you could kindly give a try to locate this information and put it in your site, I think it will help all the candidates.


here is the scanned copy of the pages dealing with physical standard, medical checkup etc. for UPSC Civil Service Exam, from Appendix-III of Rules for Civil Services Preliminary Examination published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary.

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So far 325 Comments posted

  1. vishnu

    can people diognose with bipolar disorder can write UPSC ….

  2. kishan ram

    am i eligible for IAS IFS with low vision 6/18 and 6/24 ?

    1. prasad

      am I eligible for ies selections with 6/12 & 6/24 vision

  3. pooja

    Sir SSC CGL mi kis type ka medical test hota means which report is done like blood,urine, ultrasound etc.
    Plz answer as soon as poosible

  4. sacho

    Hi , i suffered with tuberculosis pulmonary at the age of 19 , now i am 22 and fully healthy , will i be eligible for indian civil services especially ias .??

  5. Ram Kumar Sharma

    what is the possibilities in Engineering services Exam conducted by UPSC for those students who are suffering from Colour blindness in Eyes. What is medical norms about colour blindness?

    1. R. C.Singh

      is colour blindness a disqualification for appointment to a technical post.

  6. avinash

    are color blind candidates eligible for posts in SSc CGL

  7. Ashishkumar Chaturvedi

    Is a Hepatitis – B positive person eligible for IAS or IPS or any of the UPSC services ?

    1. anjani kr

      me too having same disease………how to remove hBSAG

  8. Mayur Bhattacharjee

    What is the criteria for selection in Engineering Services regarding Myopia?

  9. surbhi

    Sir/ Mam I am suffering from epilepsy disease since 5 years now my age is 23 . I want to appear in IAS civil services exam. Am I Eligible regarding medial criteria.

  10. mrunal sir medical help urgent plz

    I got varicoclele and I cleared SSC 2013 and I have not opted for excise and custom .Will I be eligible for them or they will do some problem??



  12. raj

    what is the rule of upsc that a person who is suffering from piles at the time of medical is not eligible for it or those who have suffered earlier is also not eligible

  13. raj

    Is a student who is suffering from piles is elegible for IAS

    1. ramesh

      hi iam ramesh i had kidney transplant 2yrs ago so iam fit know i selecte for as a teacher inn govt so i have medical tests i can eligible for it

    2. avantika

      people with piles cant sit so how cn de sit in exam..sir…so plz dont waste ur money…instead visit ur nearest doctor.

  14. jay bhatt

    Sir plz consider on my issue and i heartly request to you for solving my problem that i belong to a poor family. Bcz of financial pb i hd to join paramilitry force. Now i m capable to continue my pre. For ias but i hv left the service and doing pre. I have not resigned from service so far. Sir my department has removed me from the service. So tell me that will it effect for ias exam.. I mean if i’ll be selected for ias then what’ld b happend next???
    Shall i appointed or not???
    Plz ans. I’ll be highly obliged to you mrunal sir

  15. Sameer Verma

    Sir i am a heavy Smoker and was a junkie.Will the lungs condition affect my medical clearence chances.In 2012 I reached APFC interview also cleared pre of 13 nd 14 unfortunately cnt venture further.I am leaving my pvt job and try my best fr a last time.Considering my smoking habits i think it will be tough waters in medical.Give me info regarding it please.

  16. ashish mishra

    sir, IAS k liey kysa medical test hota hay.

  17. Deepanshu

    Hello sir ,
    I am an civil service aspirant .
    Just want to know if colour blindness will effect some opportunities ?
    In both upsc and the state pcs examination ?

    1. A

      you will be rejected. Color Blinds are ineligible.

    2. SWAPNIL


    3. CrazyPhoton

      Colourblind people are unfit for technical services(IPS, IRTS, DANIPS, RPF…..etc.). But they are eligible for non-technical services(IAS, IFS, IRS…etc.). Please read the answer of Deepak Meena and Rohan Jha in this quora’s thred “”.

  18. aman

    Am I join for IAS during eye low vision

  19. Charu

    Am i eligible for IAS with low vision please tell me

  20. varma

    my height is 5.6 am i eligible to non technical services

  21. vishal

    jiski eyes week ho kya wo IPS or IAS ban Santa hai

  22. ashish raghav

    sir i have a tattoo on my forearm so i just want to know that am i eligible for ssc cgl exam. plz reply it is urgent.

  23. Caroline

    Sir, are people with Diabetes Type1 (insulin dependent) eligible for selection through CSE and SSC CGL?

  24. Dheerendra

    Sir my hight 160cm , chest 84 and good color vission, & no any physical disability. And I am belong in general category. can i eligible for I.P.S.

  25. Dheerendra

    Sir my height is 165cm.and chest 84 and no any physical disability. I am belong in general category. Am i elligible for I.P.S.

  26. anil

    Sir i want to know about dental points i have two teeth missing after i met with an accident. .

  27. saikat

    can a person with -10 (minus) eye pass medical exam of ias? sir pls reply

  28. nishant

    is Vitiligo spots on body are rejected

  29. Nandu

    Sir…My eye power is -4.5D left eye and -5D in right eye. If I got selected in ESE, will I be rejected in Medical Test due to this eye power? Will I be allotted with a service which doesn’t need eye power within -4D?

  30. prashant

    Sir my one side ear can’t works properly so can I apply for IFS ?
    Please sir answer it.

  31. MALAY

    sir my hearing power in one ear is low and one eye is 95% off due to retina detouchment.RAIL exam as well as ONGC exam?

  32. MALAY

    sir my hearing power in one ear is low and one eye is 95% off due to retina detouchment. so can I apply for RAIL exam as well as ONGC exam?

  33. Anitha Christopher

    If a person on bipolar medication qualifies SSC exam, is he considered for appointment or will he be rejected on medical grounds?

  34. megha banjara

    Do thyroid disorder affects opportunities in upsc

  35. vivek sharma

    sir i am lecuadarma patient
    then i am eliggible for any medical test such indian army
    police constables.
    plz reply sir

    i am big confusion
    plz solve my problem

  36. Ashish

    Can i appear in bank exam. I have tatto on my hand 2 sqare inch.


    SIR I am hepatitis b patient .can I apply for upsc exam

  38. ram ram

    can organ transplant person is eligible for non tech services

  39. shakti

    same problem is here if u find any reply than can u eligible for upsc ias ips etc pls reply me also

  40. sourabh

    I want to delete my earlier post ? What is the option for that/

  41. Sourabh

    How to delete my prev posts , kindly tell

  42. Avinash kumar

    Sir i am avinash mera ek teeth tut gya hai jisse maine ukhar gya hai mai cpf me eligible hu.

  43. Saurabh

    I have hole in my heart can I give upsc exam??

  44. mahesh

    i am right eyes blind so i am eligible for UPSC exam.yes or no

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