Please check the FAQ section at the bottom for answers to your questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Dear Aspirant,

If 24 hours have passed and you have not yet received the registration confirmation email, we kindly ask you to email the following details to This will enable us to send you the batch confirmation message via WhatsApp:

1. Your Name as it appears on your application which you submitted.

2. The batch you have selected.

3. Your WhatsApp number for the confirmation message.

4. The date of your registration.

Before sending us an email, we kindly request you to check your spam box. It’s possible that the registration confirmation email may have been filtered there.

Thank you for your assistance. Please give us 24 hours in order to process your request once you send the email.

Best regards

1. Limiting the class size to 50 students enables assessors to provide individualized attention to each student, fostering a more focused learning environment.

2. Conducting activities in groups of 10, as practiced in the actual SSB, enhances comprehension and facilitates personalized feedback for students, ultimately promoting a more effective learning experience.

  • GTO training is done in small groups of 10 students, which enables better understanding of the tests by the students and enables the assessors to give complete and individual feedback.
  • Students are provided multiple practise sessions to boost their confidence and enhance their performance levels.
  • The proximity of the ground enables students to spend as much time as they want to practise and internalise the concepts and principles.
  • The GTO ground in AFPA is designed to teach concepts rather than solutions.
  • The designs of the tasks enable not only the understanding of the basic principles but also the various possible variations one may come across.
  • Participation in individual obstacles and GOR will not be permitted for individuals found to be overweight. This policy is non-negotiable.

  • Please click here to refer to the document and determine if you meet the criteria to participate in IO and GOR.

1. The SSB Training Program at AFPA has a total fee of Rs. 25,000. To secure your spot, a registration fee of Rs. 7,000 is required at the time of enrollment, with the remaining balance due upon your arrival at the academy.

2. The comprehensive fee covers various amenities, including transportation to and from the railway station on the reporting and the departure day on timings as specified, lodging, meals, study materials, and the entire training program.

3. Kindly be aware that registration fees is eligible for a refund only if a cancellation request is submitted 14 days before the course’s commencement via our official email address It’s important to note that even if the cancellation is made 14 days in advance, there will be a cancellation charge of Rs. 2,000.

4. Regrettably, we do not offer refunds for the registration fee if the cancellation is not made at least 14 days before the course begins. Additionally, please keep in mind that we do not manually accommodate batch changes. If students wish to switch to a different batch, they will need to cancel their existing registration and complete a new registration process.

1. At AFPA, we firmly believe in the adage that a sound mind dwells in a healthy body. We understand that nutrition plays a pivotal role in maintaining a healthy body, and thus, we prioritize the well-being of our patrons by meticulously curating our culinary offerings. Our commitment lies in crafting not just delicious but also nutritious meals.

2. We invite you to explore our thoughtfully designed meal plan for the upcoming 14 days. We have dedicated ourselves to providing you with a dining experience that not only delights your taste buds but also nourishes your body, ensuring you have the energy and vitality you need to thrive. Discover the delectable and health-conscious options awaiting you in our AFPA meal plan.

1. At AFPA, we understand that our aspiring students are eager to learn through practical experience, making hands-on training an integral part of our approach. To facilitate effective learning and comprehensive assimilation, we employ a teacher-to-student ratio of 1:10. This ratio ensures that our instructors can conduct various activities and assessments multiple times, allowing us to provide individualized attention and valuable feedback.

2. Moreover, for all Group Testing (GTO) tasks, we intentionally keep the group size limited to just 10 students. This deliberate choice enables us to offer personalized guidance and support to each participant. We believe that individual attention is a key component in fostering a successful learning experience and ensuring the best outcomes for our students.”


The hostel buildings are on campus. Each non-AC room will be shared by 4-6 candidates, depending on the room’s size. The hostels have a main gate to ensure the security of students. The hostels have firefighting equipment for emergencies and are also under CCTV surveillance. The hostel for girls is separate from that for boys. Girls are allotted rooms in the assessor’s complex for better safety.

  • As the academy is about 50 kms away from the railway station, students will be picked up in a bus and taken to the academy, and similarly, they will be dropped back at the railway station upon completion of the course.

  • The bus arrival times will be 11:00 am and 6:00 pm.  

  • All students coming later than 7:00 p.m. will have to arrange for their own transportation. The drop-off times on the departure day are 9:30 am and 2:30 pm. These 2 time slots are quite fluid and may be adjusted based on when most students are expected to travel to the railway station. Students desirous of leaving earlier or later than these timings will have to arrange for their own transportation.
  • The classrooms are ergonomically designed and well equipped with modern training aids and an uninterrupted power supply.
  • In addition, there are three discussion rooms for the conduct of group discussions and four interview rooms for the conduct of personal interviews.
  • The academic block has firefighting equipment for emergencies and is also under CCTV surveillance.
  • The campus is equipped with a 100 MBPS broadband connection with WiFi connectivity in all the hostel blocks and the academic block. The mobile connectivity of JIO and VODAFONE is available on campus. The other networks are very weak or non-operational.
  • AFPA is an enclosed campus with round-the-clock security and CCTV surveillance.
  • No student is allowed to leave campus during their stay unless there is an emergency.
  • The 14 days of training in AFPA are divided into two halves. In the first week, they are trained, which includes some theoretical classes and practical sessions. In the second week, they are put through the assessment process as done in the SSB and are given comprehensive feedback.
  • The AFPA campus has a temple of Lord Ganesha and Lord Hanuman. This provides a spiritual ambience on campus.
  • The academy has a laundry facility for nominal payment.
  • AFPA boasts a range of sports facilities including football, volleyball, and basketball, with students encouraged to participate as and when they get free time.  
  • Upon course registration, an email containing a list of recommended topics is dispatched to all candidates. It is strongly advised that students commence preparations by enhancing their knowledge content and honing their communication skills, as these are crucial prerequisites for excelling in the SSB.
  • The service has been permanently discontinued.

Dear Aspirant, if you’ve made a duplicate payment, please don’t worry. Kindly reach out to us at as soon as you notice the error. We’ll promptly arrange a refund for the additional amount.

Best Wishes,

If fortune favors you, you’ll receive your invitation to join AFPA. For now, we kindly ask you to complete the application diligently in the waiting list section, ensuring we can contact you if we have an opening.

Please keep in mind that we do not manually accommodate batch changes. If students wish to switch to a different batch, they will need to cancel their existing registration and complete a new registration process. Please consult question number 5 in the FAQ section for a detailed explanation of our registration procedure.

When a seat becomes available, we’ll contact you either on your registered WhatsApp number or via phone call. We’ll then engage in a discussion to assist you in securing a spot in the waitlisted batch.