HISTORY OF SELECTION CENTRE SOUTH
Selection Centre South is located on Cubbon Road at Bangalore. Situated in the old British Accommodation has three boards 12, 17 and 24 SSB. 12 SSB was the first board which was raised on 1st April 1949 for selection of candidates for Army and Navy. 24 SSB was raised in December 1962. 17 SSB was moved from Roorkee in March 1976. The Selection Centre is headed by a Major General who is also the President of 17 SSB.