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SSB Interview

14 Days SSB Prepration at CPDA

Services Selection Board (SSB) Interview is the process of assessing the candidates as per their suitability in Indian Armed Forces. SSB checks the personality of the candidate based on three basic techniques namely psychological test, Group Testing Series and Personal Interview and looks for 15 OLQ’s and potential officers.

The Cadets Point Defence Academy develops the personality of an individual based on the standards of the SSB and focusses on assisted self-introspection under the well-developed infrastructure and under the guidance of Experienced EX-officers of the Service Selection Board (SSB), Air Force Selection Board (AFSB) and Naval Selection Board (NSB).

  • Reporting ( at MCO moment control office)
  • Documents Check
  • Form filling
  • Testing
    1. Verbal, non-verbal intelligence test
    2. Picture Perception description test (PPDT)

The result will be announced within 2-3 hours and failed will be sent back, and the rest of the candidates will stay for the next 4 days.


On the 2nd day you will have to clear a few more tests also, remember each test and each round is very important for your selection, few tests of these rounds would be written and few would be in verbal, so prepare for the best.

  • Thematic Apperception Test
  • Word Association Test
  • Situation Reaction Test
  • Self Description Test
  • GTO (Group Testing Officers)
  • Group discussion
  • Group planning exercise
  • Progressive group task
  • Half group task
  • Individual obstacle task
  • Command task
  • Group obstacle task

Remember this is a group activity, so perform with your group, never try to show that you are the best. Always move with your group. so your teamwork in this. SSB interview basically selects the all-rounder candidate, who perform in every activity. Never feel shy and hesitate, just show your passion and create a history.

  • Personal Interview

This is an important round for your selection in which they can ask any question from the subjects or from your personal life. People usually hesitate and feel nervous about this round. Just be honest with yourself. They actually do not care what you have done in your past, they only check how’s your mentality towards your future and what can you do in your future. To clear this phase of the interview, you do not have to prepare anything, just be honest with yourself and answer each question gently with a little bit smile on your face.

  • Conference

This is not any test. You will be shown your results and qualified candidates will be congratulated and disqualified candidates will be told, why they could not qualify. If you get rejected after the 5 days of the interview, remember you are not one of them who got rejected on the 1st day. You can reappear for an interview after the 6 months. you will be given some relaxation also.

Medical Procedure

The medical procedure of NDA will only start when you would clear the Written Exam & SSB Interview. It is the only tested, which you cannot prepare for this. you just have to be normal do not get nervous, mostly it happens when medical officers come to check you be patience do not hesitate.

In the 1st phase of Medical, your external body part will be checked like your Hand and leg moment, and eyes, ears, nose, knock knees and elbow turning degree, etc. your elbow should not be turned more than 15 degree. and then you will move to the 2nd phase of the medical test where your all internal body will be check like Heart, lungs, liver, kidney, etc.

This is a simple process if you smoke regularly, quit smoking for 3 months before the medical tests it can cause rejection. if you get rejected you can appeal for re-medical. if you have a minor problem Medical board will give you some time to correct that.

Our Courses

Course Name- SSB

  • Every Sunday Physical Training Class is organized by Physical Trainers and NSG Commandos.
  • SSB Interview & Spoken English, Current Affairs , Library Classes also run in this course
Duration Course Name/Code Application Form Charge Course Fee* GST Applicable on Tuition Fee Total Payable Amount
14 Days SSB / 2501 Rs.500/- Rs.8,000/- Rs.14,40/- Rs.9,940/-