SSB is a 5 days evaluation process:-
Day 1 - Screening test
Day 2 - Psychological evaluation
Days 3 and 4 - Group tests
Day 5 - a compilation of results in conference.
A personal interview is also included during the selection period.
OLQs – Officer Like Qualities - Inculcate them
Factor – I (Planning and Organising)
(a) Effective Intelligence (b) Reasoning Ability (c) Organising Ability (d) Power of Expression
Factor – II (Social Adjustment)
(e) Social Adaptability (f) Co-operation (g) Sense of Responsibility
Factor – III (Social Effectiveness)
(h) Initiative (i) Self Confidence (j) Speed of Decision (k) Ability to Influence the Group (l) Liveliness
Factor – IV (Dynamic)
(m) Determination (n) Courage (o) Stamina.