Selection Center East, Allahabad

Address: Cariappa Road, Civil Lines, Allahabad
Phone: 0532-2424816
Fax: 0532-2424815
Reporting Point: Movement Control Office (MCO), Platform No.1 at Allahabad Junction Railway Station.

Allahabad Board or Selection Center East hosts five Boards that are 11SSB, 14SSB, 18SSB, 19SSB and 34SSB. Since its establishment the Center has provided huge number of potential candidates who became successful officers.

Allahabad Board is one of the biggest board in terms of handling candidates, The board has large auditoriums and huge outdoor space, the board has also created an infamous image of Rejection Board among the candidates because of a huge number of rejection from the board.


Allahabad Selection Center was raised way back in 1957 with a motive to sort out candidates for defence forces. The selection process is based on Psychological Tests, Group Discussions, Ground Tasks and Personal Interview.

How To Reach

Allahabad is one of the cities in our country which are easily accessible from various parts.

Rail – The city is well connected by Indian Railways Network and Allahabad Junction is in close vicinity of Selection Center. You must choose that train which is well before your reporting time as you know our rail delays.

Road – The city is well covered by National Highways 2 and 27 and UPSRTC buses provide their service. The City is connected by buses even from Delhi also. So, candidates coming from Lucknow and Kanpur must give a thought to travel by bus if it is comfortable.

Air – The nearest Airport i.e. Bamrauli Airport is 14 Km away from the main city. National Carrier Air India operates its Flights at 4.20 PM every day except on Sunday. While Jet Airways has its service on Monday, Wednesday & Friday at 4:15 PM.


Following are the Hotels which are close to Allahabad Junction Railway Station.
Name of the Hotel Price Range Distance from Allahabad Jn. Railway Station
Gulab Mansion Hotel Rs. 200 on-wards 2 Km
Regina Hotel Rs. 200 on-wards 2 Km
Mayur Guest House Rs. 500 on-wards 2 Km

Places To Visit

Allahabad is one of the historical cities of India and offers wide range of Tourist Attractions. But as you are going for Exam you must not think yourself as a tourist and visit two or three destinations, the famous places of Allahabad are Sangam, Allahabad Fort, Ashoka Pillar, Nani Bridge, Hanuman Mandir, Swaraj Bhawan and Anand Bhawan.

Be careful while visiting the city, you must not get in unnecessary disputes with locals as this might create trouble for you.
Please Note that Boating is not permitted as per Selection Centers Guidelines.

Additional Facilities

Apart from general accommodation, messing facilities board has various other facilities like STD/ISD, FAX and Internet browsing at Olive Green Restaurant, Centralized Cinema on weekends, Newspapers, Television in Ante-room Cafeteria, Barber, Washerman, Canteen (sorry liquor not allowed), Basketball court, Indoor games like Table Tennis, Carom Board, Chess etc. SBI, ICICI, AXIS have their ATM within walking distance.

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  1. Allahbed having 3 jn so which jn.i.have arrive?

  2. kandepu harshavardhan

    sir for the post of stenographers for wich address we have to send the application.. and please intimiate us whether transcription of hindi also is necessary i know only english sir please rply

    • We don’t have any information regarding stenographer recruitment. In Allahabad board candidates are selected for Indian Army.

  3. What is the distance between MCO rly station and ssb centre??

    • The distance is about 1.5 kms. You can walk upto the selection centre from the railway station for that you need to exit from the civil lines side of railway station.


    Sir, I need complete postal address of East Allahabad Selection Board in order to send some documents there.

  5. sir what is process of stenographer slection in ssb allahabad

  6. Ashutosh Pandey

    Is English necessary for the SSB Interview?

  7. Sir it is 1600kms from my hometown to Allahabad, I’m attending ssb for the first time, is TA applicable for me?

  8. Sir, I have applied for JAG ENTRY. I want to know for how many days I have to stay there as I’m from Kolkata and is it necessary to stay in the camp or can I stay outside also?

    • You will get instructions regarding that in your call letter. Check the official website of Indian Army to download call letter.

  9. Sir I am a 1st timer for ssb interview and my interview date is on 11 th of this month and as per the email my reporting time 6 hrs and i wanted to conform that the reporting time is 6 am in the morning i that correct and at what time i should be there in the Allahabad junction station so that the board members will take me to the ssb grounds

  10. Sir what will be the solution if train delays to reach Allahabad and we unable to report at the given time. In case if the train departure time at allaha bad is mrng 5 o clock but due to some delay it arrives at 10 o clock in the mrng. In such cases what will be the solution?

    • You need to plan your journey considering train delays in mind. It is suggested that you reach one or two days before the actual date of SSB Interview. In case if reach late you will not be allowed to appear in Screening but you may be given a chance to appear for SSB Interview in next scheduled date but it is not guaranteed it depends on the discretion of the officers.

  11. sir my exam will started from 18-19date of december(Dsb Campus, Nainital) but my sbb interview date is 17december and my entry is NCC special entry……I m scared sir what will I do now and my my admit card also

    • You can request the SSB Centre to change your SSB Interview Date. Sent all the supporting documents along with your request.


  13. Sir, my SSB interview date is 14feb 2018. it have offered three more times before this ssb but i can’t attend any ssb for few reasons. so sir, i want to know that what type TA applicable for me. And after reach the Allahabad railway junction, what is the distance between ssb center and Allahabad jun. The SSB members will take me from junction or i will go by self convene. please sir ….

  14. Sir if i have waiting tickets of rail and after then it get confirmed…then they will reimburse the TA or not??
    and second one…Can two person going for the same ssb center have their tickets together?? Kindly answer both question sir.
    Thanking You.

    • If the ticket is booked online then you have to give proof that your ticket was actually confirmed. For window ticket no such problem.

  15. Sir I got my place for ssb interview in Allahabad board in Nov 2017 , but till date I dint receive my dates, what am I supposed to do and where to contact.

  16. Sir i get allahabad centre for ssb intrview SSC TECH MEN ok so at which station i have to come that centre will be near to me?

  17. Sir if i come one day before the interview so can i get accomodation n mess facility there in centre?

  18. Sir my ssb is from 13 may to 17 may so this 5 day acomodation n mess i have to arange myself ? Or army will provide me?

  19. Sir my ssb is from 13 may to 17 may so this 5 day acomodation n mess i have to arange myself ? Or army will provide me

  20. Sir there are 5 boards under selection centre east, alahabad. So how can i get to know that which centre i have to report when i reach there?

  21. Army rally ke admit card me date of Barth gala ho gae he sir to kya mae rally me ja sakta hu

  22. Hello Sir! Even though if I come by flight, will you give me my Travel Allowance in accordance to your suggestions(ie; AC three tier)?

  23. sir I am from Tamilnadu. Before i will reach from one day i am staying our ssc centre???

    • If you reach the selection center before the scheduled date and time then you have to make your own arrangements for boarding and lodging.

  24. sir i’m from telangana first time this interview which which certificate xerox forms interview repoting time

  25. gd mrng sir how many distance for allahabad junction to interview

  26. Sir if I lost my registration number then how can I get it back for nda ssb phase 2

  27. Is carrying mobile phones allowed during the stay for 5 days of SSB?

    • Carrying is not a problem but you have to use it with some limitation. Read our article on mobile phone rules in SSB interview.

  28. Santosh kumar Singh, Rairangpur,Odisha.

    Jay hind sir can you provide the road map form allahabad jn. to selection centre.

  29. Distance between Allahabad junction and SSB interview training centre

  30. sir.. my interview is scheduld ob 3rd septenber of TES -40.but there r not showing admit card on that site here a call up is showing…so this is the admit card??
    because on call up my name and details not showing…


  32. What is the call up letter bearing number for ssc tech 52 corse for men?

  33. pauchunlung newmai

    Sir what is the exact/particular interview date for the SSB TGC-129 allahabad is it that i can fixed any date in between Jan and Feb 2019?

  34. Selvam venkatasamy

    I booked ticket Allahabad cheoki jn is it far from ssb

  35. Gauraw Pachghare

    Sir I am screened out from 34 ssb Allahabad on 23rd Dec2018… I am fresher.. I am fill the form of TA and submitted the original Rail ticket …and they confirmed it by sign all fresher at the last.. But TA is not credited in my account bank. Please tell me the process.. Time

  36. Is ssb provide any admit card at the its official website?

  37. Hi sir, iam from Bangalore karnataka.
    My brother received intrerviw masage Repoting date is 1-05-2019
    But the problems is.. From bangalore Train is not available that date Train is available before one week what we can do sir?
    Can you help me sir..

  38. sundaypou khumba

    sir it is possible to report directly to ssb centre Allahabad east

  39. sir can I reach the centre one day prior to the reporting date and time? will i be allowed to enter and spend one night there? Or I will have to take a hotel room?

    • No. You will not be given any accommodation prior to reporting time. you have to make your own arrangements.

  40. sir,previously i attended navy ssb for the first time there i got TA . now iam going to Attented tech54 for army .does they provided TA for me or not

  41. sir i am attending ssb tes for the first time can i get ta if i travel by flight. i am asking this because in ta form there is no option for flight ticket fare. there is only options for train and bus fare

    • You will get TA to the extent of train fair. however, long ago the rules were changed that TA will be given only one time for Short Service Commission and Permanent Commission.

  42. hi..i sir i have completed my graduation but degree of college is not arrived yet even to take prohabation degree i have to go to university which is quite far away . so can character certificate from which college i have studied can be applicable for it?

  43. sir is Allahabad gives more marks then other SSB boards?

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