- NCC means National Cadet Corps. It is one type of force that is created by the students studying in the schools and colleges. After Independence, the present day NCC came into existence on 16th April 1948, through XXXI Act of parliament. NCC was formally inaugurated on 15th July, 1948, the Girls Division was raised in July, 1949
- The cadets are given basic military training in small arms and parade.
Aim of NCC:
- To develop the character, comradeship, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure and the ideals of selfless service amongst the youth of the country.
- To create a human resource of organized, trained and motivated youth, to provide leadership in all walks of life and always available for service of the nation.
- To provide a suitable environment to motivate the youth to take up a career in the Armed Forces.
- To uphold the integrity and Honour of my country at all times
- To live up to the NCC motto “DUTY & DISCIPLINE”.
- To remain a gentlemen in my thoughts and deeds
- To attain the highest qualities of leadership
- To strive for excellence in all my pursuits
Benefits Of NCC:
- NCC ‘C’ certificate holds the most important place. The ‘C’ cert. holding can participate in the republic day parade at New Delhi. They should be exempted from CEE and be awarded 100 marks in lieu.
- NCC ‘A’ cert. 05 marks
- NCC ‘B’ cert. 10 marks
Preference is given to NCC ‘B’ & ‘C’ Certificate holders for Recruitment in
- AIR FORCE
- BORDER SECURITY FORCE
- CENTRAL RESERVE POLICE
- CENTRAL INDUSTRIAL SECURITY FORCE
- COAST GUARD