CDS 2/2021 IMA SSB Interview Date Selection Link Out

Those who qualify for written examination of CDS 2/2021 can select their SSB interview date and venue till 2 March 2022. So please choose your appropriate SSB date and venue as soon as possible and prepare well for the CDS SSB interview.

When a candidate is selected for an SSB interview then he has to go through the stages of physical fitness and medical fitness at the SSB centre itself. The SSB interview is for five days at the Army’s SSB Center. During this interview, many activities are done to the candidates intellectually and physically. Candidates must keep in mind the important points given below for the physical fitness of CDS.

CDS SSB Interview Process 2022:-

CDS SSB Interview process is divided into two categories –

  • Stage 1 and
  • Stage 2.

Stage-I of SSB:-

This Stage Involves Officer Intelligence Rating and Picture Perception & Description Test.

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Stage-2 of SSB:-

Stage-II includes Interview, Group Testing Officer Task, Psychology Test and Conference as well. In addition to this, Stage 2 of this interview takes 4 days to complete.

5 Day Procedure of CDS SSB Interview:-

Day 0(Day of Reporting): The candidates have to report to the railway stations in the morning. From here SSB officials will escort them up. Hereby, candidates are required to show up all the requisite documents and furthermore for upcoming steps.

Day 1(Screening Tests): The first day starts here, hence with a series of tests to be held. The candidates have to give a verbal and a non-verbal intelligence test. A picture perception test will also be conducted. Thereafter storytelling will be held. Those candidates who qualify for all these rounds are sent to another day.

Day 2(Psychology Test): To sum up as a whole, the candidates’ presence of mind is tested here. With the help of different sorts of examinations. Mainly the selectors test the reactions of the candidate in different situations.

Day 3 and Day 4( GTO Tasks): These are basically outdoor tasks assigned to each candidate. So as to test the physical abilities and the group performance capacity of the candidate. Most of the tasks given to the candidates are group tasks.

The next two tasks are usually called the GTO tests. This test has the following test:-

  • Group Discussion(GD)
  • Group Planning Exercise
  • Progressive Group Tasks(PGT)
  • Half Group Tasks(HGT)
  • Individual Obstacles
  • Group Obstacles Race or Snake Race(GOR)
  • Command Task(CT)
  • Lecturette
  • Final Group Task(FGT)

Day 5( Conference): In this final round, a personal interview is held for all the qualified candidates of the GTO round. After this, the selection personnel conduct a conference with the candidate.