GUIDELINES FOR ACCEPTABLE PHOTOGRAPH & SIGNATURE FOR UPLOAD

Before applying online a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her Photograph and signature as per the specifications given below.

Photograph Image
  1. Photograph must be a recent passport size colour picture.( 45 millimeters (mm) high x 35 mm wide)
  2. Taken against a light background (preferably light grey or cream background).
  3. Look straight at the camera with a relaxed face
  4. Free from shadows
  5. If you have to use flash, ensure there is no "red-eye”
  6. Taken with the eyes open and clearly visible (with no sunglasses or tinted spectacles, and no hair across the eyes)
  7. With a neutral expression with the mouth closed (no grinning, frowning or raised eyebrows)
  8. Of each person on their own (no other objects, or other people visible) taken with nothing covering the face.
  9. Photographs must also be a recent true likeness of the individual, taken within the last 6 months
  10. If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen
  11. Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious head wear is allowed but it must not cover your face.
  12. Be free from airbrushing or similar enhancement (for example photographs must not be 'photo shopped' or 'touched-up' or otherwise digitally altered).
  13. Size of file should be between 5 kb – 75 kb
Signature Image
  1. The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen.
  2. Signature must be in running hand.
  3. The signature must be signed only by the applicant and not by any other person.
  4. The signature will be used to put on the Admit Card and wherever necessary.
  5. If the Applicant's signature on the answer script, at the time of the examination, does not match the signature on the Admit Card, the applicant will be disqualified.
  6. Size of file should be between 5kb – 75kb