SSB is a Border Guarding Force (BGF) under the administrative control of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
i) Self Confidence ii) Interest iii) Motivation iv) Awareness v) Understanding vi) Good Health. These are the vital factors an SSB candidate should have.
Belief in your own abilities. Performing a given task, under any given situation and in an unfamiliar situation is roughly called as having self-confidence. Your positive thoughts go a long way in developing your self-confidence.
Positive thoughts, needless to say, help the individual to progress in life, negative thoughts lead one to destruction.
Department of Psychological Research Institute Dimalpur at Delhi specially trains the Board of officers.
Due to a large number of candidates applying for commission in the armed forces each year, to make way for deeper
selection a new method of Pre-screening and Screening tests have been evolved in the recent times.
The Nature of Selection Tests: Under the present assessment techniques adopted by the S.S.B, the candidates are put thorough a series of tests such as IQ tests, Perception test, EKT (Engineering Knowledge Test), Group discussion. These form the part of Pre Screening and Screening tests. Only those candidates who qualify in the preliminary rounds are allowed to take the full SSB tests.
a) Psychological Tests
b) Group Testing Officers tests
c) Interview by Interviewing Officer.