During the Army selection process you will be required to face a number of tests both at the Screening Stage- I and Stage II of SSB. The information that we have provided you on this will assist you during your preparation for the personal interview. The Army SSB Interviewing officer will use a set marking sheet for your interviews and the questions will be based around a number of specific criteria.
The questions will vary from interview to interview but the core elements are designed to assess whether you are suitable to join the service. The following is a list of areas you may be asked questions on during your Army interview and we would recommend that you use these as a basis for your preparation
Let’s now take a look at a sample Army interview question.
Why do you want to join the Army?
This is an almost guaranteed question during your Army interview so there should be no reason why you can’t answer it in a positive manner. Try to display motivation when answering questions of this nature. The Army are looking for people who want to become a professional member of their team and who understand the Army way of life. By going through the Indian army website you will understand what service life is all about. You want to be a member of the Indian Army and you are attracted to what it has to offer.on and response that will help you to pass the Army interview.
Note:If you have been pushed into joining by your family then you shouldn’t be applying.
SAMPLE RESPONSE TO ARMY INTERVIEW QUESTION
I have wanted to join the Army for a number of years now and feel that I have now reached a part of my life where I am ready to commit to the service. Having gone through the Army website, and having interacted with serving/ retd army officersn am impressed by the professionalism and standards the service sets itself. I would like a career that is fulfilling, challenging and rewarding and I believe that the Army would provide all of these. I enjoy keeping physically fit and active and believe that given the right training I would make a great team member. I am also very much attracted to the fact that the Army offers a wide choice of careers. The fact I would be improving my education and ending up with a trade is just another example of why I want to join the service. I have seriously considered the implications that joining a service such as the Army would have on both my personal life and social life and discussed these with my family. They have given me their full support and commitment in helping me to achieve my goal of joining the Army