Self description test in SSB is very important and critical test, it tells about one's personality more clearly. Self description is a tool for psychologist to know about the candidates behavior and attitude and his/her relationship and behavior in the society. Time allotted for self description is 15 mins in which you have to answer 5 important questions. Time is important so manage your time for each question and avoid long paragraphs.
What are the questions ?
A.WHAT DOES YOUR PARENTS THINK ABOUT YOU ?
B.WHAT DOES YOUR TEACHER/EMPLOYER THINK ABOUT YOU ?
C.WHAT DOES YOUR FRIENDS/COLLEAGUES THINK ABOUT YOU ?
D.WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT YOURSELF ?
E.QUALITIES YOU WOULD LIKE TO IMPROVE IN THE FUTURE ?
1 Divide the time to answer each and every questions correctly.
2 Do not neglect your strong and weak points.
3 Do not try to hide your weaknesses, if you do so you will never come out of it.
4 Cleverly mention you strong points which shows some OLQs.
5 Avoid writing too much " strong words " , be in a normal mode.
6 First analyse what your parents, friends and teachers thinks about you and write it in well mannered
7 Do not contradict with the matter written in your PIQ form, be careful.
8 All strong and weak points of yours must reflects in others tests.
For example if you say in self description that, you want to learn swimming and on the other hand you write a story in TAT in which your hero is swimming across a river, you will be contradicting your own statment then and it will leads to bad personality .