CDS 2 2013 Exam Result – UPSC CDS Written Exam II 2013 Result

cds-2-2013-written-exam-resultUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced Combined defense services examination II 2013 result (CDS II Exam Result) of candidates who have been declared qualified for SSB Interview.

CDS 2 2013 Exam was conducted on 8th September 2013 to recruit candidates in Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy, Air Force Academy and Officers Training academy. CDS 2 2013 written exam result is out now and candidates can check result with their roll number from given below link. Continue reading

Indian Air Force Group Y Airmen Selection Test Apr 2014

Indian-Airforce-All-India-Selection-Test-Group-Y-April-2014Indian Air Force has invited applications in prescribed format from Indian nationals as well as subjects of Nepal. The notification is released for the unmarried male candidates for All India selection test in April 2014 to join as Airmen in Group Y for the trades of Admin Assistant, Accounts Assistants, Logistic Assistants, Environment Support Services Assistant, Communication Technicians, Meteorological Assistant, Ops Assistant, and Medical Assistant.

Aspirants will not be selected as commissioned officers/ pilots/navigators. For more details of eligibility, selection process and more read below. Continue reading

SSB Interview Self Description Test (SD) Explained

ssb-interview-self-description-test-sdSelf Description Test is the last test in the series of psychologist tests at SSB. SD test is conducted on day 2 of SSB interview. This test evokes the inherent personality traits of an aspirant as described by him/her. These are judged from the perspective of an aspirant’s parents, friends, colleagues, teachers, and himself. Under Self Description Test, total time of fifteen minutes is allotted to each candidate within which one is supposed to write about his qualities and behavior exhibited in relationships and society. There are five questions that are asked in this test. Since the time is quite limited, you should try to keep your description short but absolutely banged on target. Continue reading

SSB Interview Situation Reaction Test (SRT) Explained

ssb-interview-situation-reaction-test-srtSituation Reaction Test or SRT comes under psychologist Test of Stage II in SSB interview. It is a test aimed at judging common sense and presence of mind possessed by aspirants. It is prepared by DRDO.

In this test, 60 situations are provided to candidates in the form of a booklet. They are supposed to answer all these situations within a given time of 30 seconds. Here, the psychologist tests their mental ability reflected by instant replies given to each situation. Continue reading

Picture Perception and Description Test (PPDT) Explained

ssb-interview-ppdt-Picture-Perception-and-Description-TestPicture Perception and Description Test, also known as PPDT is second test in SSB screening, conducted after Intelligence Test. It is a psychological test designed to judge the level of perception possessed by aspirants. Indian Armed Forces require an aspirant to be quite perceptive to survive under extreme physical and mental conditions.

Hence, this test is an important parameter to judge these attributes in them. Candidates are shown a hazy picture based on which, they have to identify key highlights of this picture and write a short story within 4 minutes allotted to them. Remember that you need not write like a professional writer; rather try to be original and creative in your approach while writing your story. This test comprise of two parts viz picture perception and picture description. Continue reading

SSB Intelligence test (Verbal and Non verbal) Explained

SSB-Interview-intelligence-test-verbal-non-verbalThe quest of succeeding SSB Interview begins from Day 1 with Officer’s Intelligence Test or screening test. In this test, candidates are allotted a time of 1 hour to solve around 100 questions examining their verbal and non verbal intelligence. Here, key lies in effective time management to solve all these questions within the stipulated time.

Intelligence test is quite important to ensure you success in SSB interview series because even after passing the medical tests and getting recommended, final selection on the basis of overall national merit is done according to these marks only. Continue reading

SSB Interview Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) Explained

TAT-ssb-interview-Thematic-Apperception-TestIn the series of psychological tests at SSB interview, Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) is the first step. This is a test of your underlying personality and attributes. In this projective test, the aspirants are shown 12 slides, each having different pictures. Remember these pictures are more often vague but stimulating to write a story. That’s exactly what you are required to do in this test. Each picture is shown for 30 seconds and subsequently, 4 minutes are allotted to write a dramatic story based on that picture. Continue reading

SSB Interview Word Association Test (WAT) Explained

WAT-ssb-interview-word-association-testWord Association Test or WAT is second in series of psychological tests at SSB interview. This test consists of 60 words shown on a projector one by one for 15 seconds each. Within this time of 15 seconds, aspirants are supposed to frame short sentences using each of these words. Through this test, the true colors of your personality are reflected in front of the psychologist. So you must practice well beforehand to crack it successfully. Reason behind such short time limit is to drive out the spontaneity of aspirant depicting his inner characters and imagination. Continue reading

Kargil War – How Indian Army Won Battle of Tiger Hill

Naib-Subedar-Yogendra-Singh-Yadav-PVCThe saga of bravery and courage depicted by Indian army men in Kargil war is highlighted with numerous intriguing instances. One among them is the major role played in recapturing of Tiger Hill in Drass Sector by a brave soldier, Grenadier Yogendra Singh Yadav. This 25 year old man from 18 Grenadiers unit of Indian Army was awarded with Param Vir Chakra for his gallantry.

Durign Kargil war, this particular post was of high importance strategically and it was essential to capture it for the sake of winning the battle. Situated 16500 ft above sea level, they were 25 soldiers ordered to march towards Tiger Hill on 5th July 1999 at 10:30 am. Continue reading

Commissioned Post of Indian Army, Navy and Air Force

commissioned-post-of-indian-defense-forceIf you are going to join one of the Indian Armed forces viz Indian Army, Navy or Indian Air force it will like dream comes true. What a pride to serve nation by wearing tricolors on shoulders becomes double if you get commissioned post.

Defense forces of India offer commissioned and non commissioned posts to Men as well as women in all three branches that is Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian air force. History proves that they are Winner of battle and winner of life. Never ending stories of bravery, courage and patriotism attract millions of Indian youth every year to join. Have a look over commissioned and non-commissioned posts below: Continue reading