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What are the characteristics of the candidates who get selected in SSB?

Successful SSB candidates have some common traits. It will help to know and develop such traits.

The salient common competencies of successful candidates are:

Physically fitness.
Good English.
Good GK.
Clear headed.

June 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs): Regarding SSB – Screening, Interview, GTO, Psychology and Medicals

MEDICAL EXAMINATION All the medical related frequently asked questions are given in this section of the post. Q1. Is a person (both male and female) who is recommended for medical … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · 258 Comments

What are the group tasks in SSB? Qualities seen by GTO

Group testing is based on the theory of Gestalt, where in the GTO looks at the candidates performing in a group, gradually singles them out and gives a closer look and finally once again observes them perform in the group. There are a total of nine tasks/ activities conducted by the GTO. These are divided into three phases as described below.

Basic Series

It consists of the following tasks/activities:

a) Group Discussion(GD) – Two Rounds
b) Group Planning Exercise (GPE)
c) Progressive Group Task (PGT)
d) Snake Race (Group Obstacle Race)

November 9, 2015 · 6 Comments

10 Individual Obstacles(GTO) in SSB and How to complete more than 10 in 3mins?

Individual obstacle: A stage given to candidates to show their physical fitness and time management ability. This is the third task in the Ground test. It usually happens on second … Continue reading

January 19, 2015 · 50 Comments

PIQ(Personal Interview Questionnaire) in SSB – How to fill it correctly? (Download)

PIQ is a very very important part of SSB. It is an indirect way of knowing about a candidate, it contains everything from your basic particulars to your present working … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · 10 Comments

SSB Interview Techniques And Questions asked in Interview (SSB)

Be yourself, natural, relaxed but alert, keen and enthusiastic. Your body language should show confidence. Be seated comfortably, naturally but with correct posture. Preliminary courtesies like permission to enter, wishing … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · 48 Comments

How to improve your public speaking (for GD, Lecture & PPDT)

Blessed is the one who has got the gift of the gab because he can talk his way out of most of his troubles. Where else can the above lines … Continue reading

December 14, 2014 · 27 Comments

What all medical tests you have to go through after clearing SSB?

MEDICAL  EXAMINATION Candidate, those who clear ssb are asked to stay back at ssb centre for 5 more days for their medical examination.  Medical is conducted in this order over next … Continue reading

December 9, 2014 · 436 Comments

Word Association Test(WAT) for SSB…

Word Association Test: How to go about it – 1) Write short and simple sentences. 2) Don’t give second thought, once the word is flashed. If you try to think … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · 20 Comments

Situation Reaction Tests(SRT) for SSB..

Situation Reaction Test: How to go about it – 1) Be sensible, write practical situation. 2) Show action happening, explain. 3) Do not act like a superhero. 4) Do not … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · 11 Comments

How to face Interviewing Officer(IO) – SSB Interview techniques – revealed!

SSB INTERVIEW 1. Purpose To choose few from many To choose right person for right job, not the best person for job Existing from time immemorial Changed from arbitrary to … Continue reading

November 24, 2014 · 16 Comments

I got recommended in 2nd Attempt – SSB Experience from Rejection board

Hello friends, I have decided to share my experience at SSB Allahabad. The Services Selection Board, Allahabad has popularly been called as the Rejection board due to the low selection … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · 47 Comments

How to clear “Screening Test” in SSB interview?

It’s a test for basic intelligence and IQ, generally done on the first day of SSB. It comprises of two parts: 1. Written test – It is conducted in two … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · 241 Comments

My SSB Experience @ 14 SBB Allahabad NCC Entry – Recommended!

Hello friends before jumping on to the main story, First I would like to introduce myself.. I am Sonu Singh, from Bangalore. I have completed my in 2012 and currently … Continue reading

March 12, 2013 · 405 Comments