Tips to crack Situation Reaction Test in SSB Interview

Tips to crack Situation Reaction Test in SSB Interview


Tips to crack Situation Reaction Test in SSB Interview

Tips to crack Situation Reaction Test in SSB Interview: SRT in SSB is third in number in SSB Psychological tests battery. You would be provided a sheet and 60 Situations would be given to you and you are expected to write your responses to those situations. Attempts as many situations you can. Be very practical and natural in your responses. Read the situation very carefully and then write the solution. Keep in mind all the resources that is provided to you in the situation.

Key aspects of  Situation Reaction Test (SRT)

  • Test Duration: 30 minutes composite.
  • booklet will be provided containing 60 Situations written in it.
  • The candidates have to provide their solutions to the given situations and how they would deal with them in their day to day lives.
  • A composite time of 30 minutes is given to react to these situations. This means 30 seconds per situation in order to complete all 60 situations within 30 minutes.
Situation Reaction Test (SRT) in SSB tests your problem solving behaviour and ability. The SSB Psychologist assesses the qualities that are required to be in a Military leader by your reactions. The course of action you take to solve the situation, the resources you use and how you overcome and tackle the situation are some leading factors.

Key points to remember while attempting Situation Reaction Test (SRT) in SSB

  • There are 15 OLQ’s (Officer Like Qualities) assessed in 4 sets of 15 situations each making it a total of 60 situations. Each set will have 15 situations and each situation will be related to one of the OLQ’s each. So, one OLQ will be assessed through 4 situations. 
  • Don’t leave the situation unanswered. Giving a response is better than leaving the situation unanswered.
  • Don’t be verbose. Give a crisp and concise reaction which is detailed.
  • Look for resources which can be used to achieve your aim effectively and efficiently
  • Please be logical and practical in your approach and use common sense.

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