As we are aware of the reopening of SSB centers in this halt situation, firstly, I want to wish safety and all the best for the candidates who will be appearing for it. As I went for a total of 6 SSBs before my graduation, there were several questions asked during the interviews to my other friends and me. Today, I would like to share some of them with you all so as to provide you with the desired questions which might come in your SSB interview too. Though, the questions were from different areas like self, family, friends, education qualification, co-curricular activities, sports, current affairs, armed forces knowledge, Indian geography, and maps. But I would try to collect as many as possible from them to provide you with better knowledge.
Question 1. What is the meaning of your name?
Question 2. Tell me about your strengths and weaknesses. (Approx 2-5)
Question 3. Why do you want to be a part of Indian armed forces as an officer?
Question 4. What qualities make you fit for Indian armed forces?
Question 5. How many friends and good friends do you have?
Question 6. What qualities do you see in someone before making them your friends?
Question 7. Who is your best friend? Why did you choose him as your best friend, and how do you spend time with him?
Question 8. Can you tell me the name of this plane shown in the calendar? ( there was a calendar on the left wall )
Question 9. Why were you not selected as the head boy of your school?
Question 10. Which is your favorite subject, and why?
Question 11. As all of us have some ideal in our life, may I know yours and why you think he or she is your idol?
Question 12. What is your favorite subject, and why?
Question 13. Which topic do you like the most in mathematics?
Question 14. Can you tell me the three uses/significance of trigonometry?
Question 15. Tell me the approximate height, length, and width of the room/tiles of the interview room.
Question 16. Can you guess the approximate volume of water in the glass on my table?
Question 17. Tell me any five national and international news.
Question 18. What is the South China Sea, and where is it located. Also, tell me its significance.
Question 19. Can you name the states that surround Madhya Pradesh?
Question 20. Name the south Indian states.
Question 21. What do you think is the currency used in the region of POK?
Question 22. Tell me something about CPEC. What are the names of the ports it joins?
Question 23. Which oceans do you have to cross if you want to go from India to America through the water bodies route?
Question 24. Who is your favorite singer, and from where does he belong?
Question 25. What type of songs do you like, and which one is your favorite song.
Question 26. What is the motto of artillery?
Question 27. Do you have fights with your brothers, and if yes, what are the reasons behind the fights?
Question 28. What are the measurements of the basketball court?
Question 29. Tell me something about the place or the locality where do you live.
Question 30. What are the various tourist places in Gwalior?
Question31. How did you travel to the SSB center? What were the significant stations you found in between, and how did you pass your time on the train?
Question 32. Whenever you go through any problem, who do you concern, or how do you solve it?
Question 33. What are the various competitive exams that you have appeared for, and what were the results in them?
Question 34. As you have failed in some SSBs before, may I know the causes of your failure in previous SSBs, and what have you done this time to avoid them?
Question 35. How do your hobbies impact on your personality?
Question 36. Who is the Chief Editor of Times of India? (As I used to read it)
Question 37. Why do birds not get shocked while sitting on the wires containing high electricity?
Question 38. What is your timetable on working days?
Question 39. What is your timetable on holiday?
Question 40. What types of preparations have you done this time for the SSB?
Question 41. How much distance do you run in the morning and in how much time?
Question 42. What do you do in your free time?
Question 43. How do you spend time with your family, and what activities do you all perform together?
Question 44. How do you motivate your friends?
Question 45. What places do you visit with your friends during the outing?
Question 46. What are the specialties of your school, and what are the lop holes in it?
Question 47. What will you do if not recommended this time, or what are your backup options?
Question 48. Why have you opted for this particular stream in engineering?
Question 49. Which regiment are you willing to join in the Indian Army?
Question 50. How have your other tasks gone till now in the current SSB?
Candidates these were some of the questions through which I got encountered, though there were many cross-questions. I hope it was helpful to you.