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Towards Winning Performance at SSB

by Maj.(Retd) Ravindran Vasudevan (Author)

About the Author
Maj.(Retd) Ravindran Vasudevan has an experience of over 10 years in the Indian Army. In addition to serving the nation, he founded Iconic Defence Career Academies, Cavalier India and Excel Training Academy.

During the last two decades he has interacted with thousands of defence career aspirants, trained them and took feedback from them after their success/failures in the SSB.


Product details

Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Jaico Publishing House
Paperback: English


Contents of the Book

    Section A - INTRODUCTION
  1. Know yourself
  2. Indian Armed Forces a great career option
  3. Reasons for joining the Indian Armed Forces
  4. Sample of PIQ form to be filled at SSB
  5. Wrong Perceptions help by candidates/Parents
  6. Qualities that SSB are looking in candidates
  7. DO YOU HAVE IT IN YOU!!
  8. Shade cards used by Assessors at SSB

    Section B - ACHIEVING SUCCESS AT SSB
  1. Selection Techniques at SSB
  2. Screening Test/PPDT
  3. Facing Interview (Sample of Interviews, Frequently asked questions)
  4. Clearing Psychological Tests (TAT, WAT, SRT, SDT)
  5. Cracking GTO Task/Tests
  6. PABT
  7. Conference Procedure
  8. Medical Examination

    Section C - DEFENCE AWARENESS
  1. India's Foreign Policy
  2. Indo - China Relations
  3. Indo - US Relations & India's Takeaways
  4. Indian Ocean - Hub of Political & Economic Activities
  5. Digital India Project
  6. Smart Cities Mission and Amrut
  7. India Building Relationship PM Modi's Visits Abroad
  8. ISIS - Terror Tentacles
  9. Military Awards
  10. Types of Entry & Eligibility for Armed Forces
  11. Call up letter/Certificate
  12. Should you take SSB Coaching in any Training Institute