Rashtriya Indian Military College started accepting applications for the 8th Class Admission.
Admissions are made to class I (equivalent to class VIII) only. The candidates should be studying 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.
The admission to the College is bi-annual i.e., in January and July each year. Candidates (boys only) should not be less than 11 years and 6 Months of age but must not have attained the age of 13 years on 01 January (for the term commencing January) and 01 July (for the term commencing July). The process for admission starts one year in advance.
For admission into the College, candidates are selected on the basis of their performance in an All-India Examination held twice a year. The general standard of questions in the entrance examination is of class VII.
There are two sections for the entrance exam :-
1) Written:- The written part of the examination consists of a test paper in English (125 Marks), Mathematics (200 Marks), and General Knowledge (75 marks). Candidates can appear for the Mathematics test in Hindi or English Medium. General Knowledge can be answered in English and Hindi. To qualify, a candidate must obtain a minimum of 50 % Marks in each subject.
2) Oral (Viva Voice) :- The oral examination consists of a Viva Voice test of 50 marks, which is designed to assess a candidate’s intelligence, personality and confidence.
3) A merit list is prepared and those who qualify are sent for medical examinations. Those finally cleared are invited to join up.
The students have to pay Rs 36,400. The other expenditure then this fees is given by Indian Government.