CISF Eligibility

CISF Constable (Fire) Eligibility Criteria: Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) hires personnel in Constable Fire Cadre. Candidates to gain eligibility to apply for Constable Posts must satisfy the below given eligibility criteria to apply for Fire cadre vacancies.

Nationality: Candidates must be a citizen of India.

Age Limit: Candidates'age must be between 18 years and 23 years. Age relaxations will be extended as per govt rules.

Age Relaxation: Category and Relaxation (in years)

  • SC/ST-5 Years
  • OBC-3 Years
  • Domiciled in J & K − 5 Years
  • Victims of 1984 riots-5 Years
  • Serving employees of CISF-Up to 35 years

Educational Qualification: Matriculation or equivalent qualification from recognized Board and University with Science subject.

Physical Standards:

  • For Gen, SC & OBC {except those in categories below}-height 170 Cms-Minimum 80 CM with minimum expansion of 05 CM for chest
  • For persons falling in the category of Garhwalis, Kumaonese, Gorkhas, Dogras and Marathas subject to production of Certificate as per Appendix- “F” height 165 Cms-Minimum 78 CM with minimum expansion of 05 CM for chest
  • For persons hailing from Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K subject to production of either domicile certificate or certificate as per Appendix- “F” -height 165 Cms-Minimum 78 CM with minimum expansion of 05 CM for chest
  • For persons hailing from the States of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, subject to production of either domicile certificate or certificate as per Appendix- “F” height 162.5 Cms-Minimum 77 CM with minimum expansion of 05 CM for chest
  • All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes except those in (6) below subject to production of certificate as per Appendix- “C” -height 162.5 Cms-Minimum 76 CM with minimum expansion of-05 CM for chest
  • The minimum height for all candidates belonging to schedule tribes hailing from the Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya and left wing extremism affected states/districts (as per Appendix- “I” ) subject to production of certificate as per Appendix- “C” and “F” This relaxed standard in height is not applicable to Assam State. height 160 Cms-Minimum 76 CM with minimum expansion of 05 CM for chest

Weight: Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards.

Eye Sight: Minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of 2 eyes without correction.

Medical Standard: Candidates should be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with efficient performance of the duties.