The Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) is an Inter-Service Institution and a Category ‘A’ establishment of the Ministry of Defence. RIMC has published notification for the Boys candidates only for admission to the Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC), Dehradun (UK) for Jan 2019 Term which will be conducted at selected centres on Jun 01, 2018 and Jun 02, 2018. Candidates can check the details of the application process, eligibility criteria and all other relevant information on this page below.
RIMC Admission 2018
Rashtriya Indian Military College (RIMC) conduct the entrance test for admission to the VIII class in the RIMC, Dehradun for Jan 2019 term. Candidates who are interested in taking admission must appear in the Entrance Test. An admission test for the same will be held as per schedule at selected centres. Candidates will be given admission based on their performance in an All India Examination held twice a year.
Schedule for the RIMC Admission Test (Jun) 2018 is given below.
|Last date for submission of Application Forms||31 Mar 2018|
|Entrance Test (English & Maths)||01 Jun 2018|
|Entrance Test (General Knowledge)||02 Jun 2018|
|Admit Card for Interview||the First week of Sep 2018|
|Interview Date||04 Oct 2018|
Qualification: Candidates should either be studying in Class VII or passed Class VII from any recognized school at the time of admission to the RIMC, i.e., on Jan 01 2019.
Age Limit: Candidates (boys only) appearing for the above test should not be less than 11½ years in age but should not have attained the age of 13 years as on Jan 01 2019, i.e., they should have been born not earlier than Jan 02 2006 and not later than Jul 01 2007.
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- 248003 through speed post by forwarding self-addressed slip and an account payee bank demand draft of Rs. 600/- for General Candidates Rs. 555/- for SC/ST candidates along with cast certificate. The demand draft will be made in favour of “The Commandant RIMC Dehradun”, Drawee branch, State Bank of India, Tel Bhavan, Dehradun (Band Code-01576), Uttarakhand.
Scholarships are granted by various state Govts to meritorious students. The amount of scholarships varies from state to state and is in between Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 20,000/- per annum. Continuation of Scholarship once granted by the state is subject to merit, income and discipline of the cadet and his performance during the year.
Scheme of Examination
The examination comprises of:-
Written Examination – The written part of the examination will consist of three papers, namely,
|Date of Exam||Subject||Timing|
|01 Jun 2018||English||10:00 – 12:00 Hrs|
|Mathematics||14:00 – 15:30 Hrs|
|02 Jun 2018||General Knowledge||10:00 – 11:00 Hrs|
Minimum pass marks in each paper is 50%
Viva Voce – The interview date shall be October 04, 2018, and interview will be held for only those candidates who qualify in the written exam, Minimum pass marks in Interview is 50% and the date, venue for an interview will be intimated to them by respective State early by the first week of September 2018. Intelligence and personality of the candidates will be tested in the Interview.
Medical Examination – The candidates finally selected after the viva-voce will undergo a medical examination at selected Military Hospitals and only those candidates found medically fit will be considered for selection and admission to the RIMC. The medical examination of the candidates forms only a part of the system of selection and does not imply the final selection.
Examination centres are generally located in the state capitals or in cities/towns as per advertised.
The fee at RIMC is heavily subsidized by the Central Govt. The fee is presently Rs. 42,400/- per year. It may increase from time to time. At the time of entry a Security Deposit of Rs. 20,000/- is to be made. This is refunded when the boys pass out.
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