Rashtriy Indian Military Collage ( RIMC ) Entrance Exam
Rashtriy Indian Military Collage ( RIMC ) Entrance Exam NEWS : RIMC has a long history and rich traditions. Over the year the alumni has produced many leaders of society, both military as well as civil. Four chiefs of Army staff and one chief of the Air staff in India; one Commander-in-chief of the Army and two chief of the Air staff in Pakistan; scores of officers of General/Flag/Air rank, Commanding corps, fleets, wings and divisions and other distinguished appointments both sides of the border. Besides, many high civilian dignitaries like Governors, Ambassadors, Ministers and Captains of industry have passed through the RIMC’s hallowed portals. Portraits of such luminaries adorn our walls at strategic places as inspiring beacons for young students of the day.
The purpose of this institution was to provide Indian boys with suitable education and training to ensure a high pass-rate for the Indians being sent to the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, as part of the Indianisation program of the officer cadre of the Indian Army. RIMC was not, in fact, a College, but a pre Sandhurst institution run along the lines of an English public school. The British believed that for becoming an army officer, if an education in Britain was impossible, a public school education in India was an absolute necessity. The British believed that public school education was particularly necessary for Indian boys whose up bringing made them suitable for the rigors and self-discipline of army life. With this as the vision to lay the foundation for the selected young men to enable them to manage the National security affairs in later life. To become a feeder institution to NDA, NAVAC, and also enable cadets to apply for AFMC, CME & Technical entry (CTW) and any other schemes from Where Cadets will join the defense services. Rashtriy Indian Military Collage ( RIMC ) Entrance Exam
ADMISSION PROCEDURE Rashtriy Indian Military Collage ( RIMC ) Entrance Exam bellow ⇓ :
Approx 25 Cadets are admitted every six-month. Candidates should not be less than 111/2 years of age or must not have attained the age of 13 years on 01 (Jan) and 01 (July) of the term they join. Admissions are made to Class VIII only. The Candidate must be studying in Class VII or passed class VII from a recognized school at the time of joining. Application forms are to be submitted to respective State governments. Candidates are selected on the basis of their performance in an All India Entrance Examination held twice a year comprising a written examination consisting of test papers in English (125 marks), Mathematics (200 marks) and General Knowledge (75 marks), successful candidates are called for Viva – Voce test (50 marks).
The College provides education on the lines of residential public schools principally for boys who desire to join the Defence forces of India. Those who do not succeed in this aim or decide against it are well qualified to join a college or professional institution on graduation from the RIMC. However, the College advises only those to apply who are interested in taking up the challenge of serving in the Defence forces of India.
The prospectus cum application form and Booklet of old question papers can be obtained from the Rashtriya Indian Military College, Garhi Cantt, Dehradun, Uttarakhand Pin Code 248003 through Speed Post by forwarding self addresed slip and an account payee Bank Demand Draft of Rs 600/- for general Candidates Rs 555/- for ST/SC Cadidates alongwith Cast Certifiacte. The Demand Draft will be made in favour of “THE COMMANDANT RIMC DEHRADUN”, BRANCH SBI TEL BHAWAN, DEHRADUN BANK CODE 01576, UTTARAKHAND . The address should be types / written clearly in capital letters with pin code and contact number. RIMC will not be responsible for nay postal delay and loss in transit of prospectus caused by illigible or incompelete address.
1. The application forms issued by RIMC only shall be valid. Locally printed/ Photocopied and without RIMC hologram(Seal) forms shall not be accepted.
2. No refund of the applicaton fee of any condition
The admission to the College is bi-annual i.e., in January and July each year. Candidates (boys only) should not be less than 111/2 years of age but must not have attained the age of 13 years on 01 January and 01 July of the term they join.
Note:- The actual dates notified, from time to time, by the Government of India, in all the national/leading newspapers will be adhered to.
Admissions are made to class I (equivalent to class VIII) only. The candidates should be studying minimum in class VII in a recognized school at the time of admission to the RIMC. They should also be medically fit for entry to the College, in accordance with the MEDICAL STANDARDS PRESCRIBED.