SSB (Sashastra Seema Bal) is a BGF or Border guarding force that is established in the Indo Nepal border and the India Bhutan border. The SSB recruitment is conducted by SSC or staff selection commission which conducts the recruitment examination and also the personal interview for the non gazette group B posts and non technical Group C posts. The group A and gazette group B are not done through direction recruitment.
For applying the post, the candidates have to register through the official site. After filling the application form, an Id and password would be provided for the next level of registration which needs scanned photo and signature and other details. The application has to be submitted before the due date. The call letter for the written exam would be sent to the candidate. Those who are applying for the SSB jobs can also take up training classes for attending the examination. For some positions, those who are selected in the written examination would be called in for a practical test or a trade test or computer test or typing test. The shortlisted candidates would be called in for the interview. Those who are selected in the interview would have to take up the final and review medical test. The call list of all the candidates who have been selected in each level would be posted in the official site of SSB. The written test would include verbal, non verbal, picture perception and other tests. For some postings, psychological test, group discussion and group planning exercise would also be conducted. SSB selection process takes place for five days for certain positions.
For other cadre postings, candidates who have completed high school, secondary school, diploma or any degree can apply. Those who are applying for the technical positions should have a relevant degree in the field or certification course completed in the same. The entry level postings are filled by those who have completed high school to those with a four year degree certificate. The graduate level entry can be done by those with a bachelor degree in management or commerce. The technical entry is for engineering graduates. All the above stated entries would be shortlisted with UPSC examination score for undertaking SSB examination. For NCC special entry, the candidates have to pass only in SSB. There will be thousands of vacancies in SSB every year, but there would be ten times more candidates who are waiting for government jobs in SSB. To excel in the test, candidates take up many training sessions and coaching classes prior to the interview. One can also download relevant materials from the internet for the same purpose.
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