The entrance examination for admission into Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehradun, January-2014 term will be held on 1st and 2nd June 2013. The examination will be conducted across various selected centers in the country. Chennai is also one of those centers.
What are the papers in the examination?
The examination will consist of both Written and Viva-voce tests. The written examination will consist of three papers: English, Mathematics and General Knowledge. The medium of Examination will be in English or Hindi for the subjects Mathematics and General Knowledge.
What will be the selection for admission be based on?
The interview will be held to test the intelligence, personality etc., of the candidates. The interview shall be held on 07.10.2013 only for the candidates who qualify in the written examination and the time and venue for the interview will be intimated to them later. Minimum pass marks in each paper including interview will be 50%.
How to apply for this?
Application forms and copies of prospectus with set of old question papers for the above examination can be obtained from the Commandant, Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehradun, Uttarkhand by sending D.D. for the Value of Rs.400/- (for Registered Post) or Rs.450/- (for Speed Post) for General candidates and Rs.355/- (for Registered Post) or Rs.405/- (for Speed Post) for SC/ST candidates along with caste certificates drawn in favour of the Commandant, Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehradun, payable at State Bank of India -Tel. Bhawan Branch, Dehradun (Code – 01576).
The application form and prospectus will not be supplied to the candidates from the Office of the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission, Chennai. Locally printed / Xeroxed and without RIMC Hologram (Seal) forms will be rejected.
What is the eligibility criterion?
Those seeking admission to the College should not be less than 11 ½ years of age and should not have attained the age of 13 years as on 1st January - 2014 (They should have been born not earlier than 02nd January 2001 and not later than 1st July 2002). No relaxation of age limit will be allowed. The candidates should either be studying in Class VII or passed Class VII from any recognized School, at the time of admission in Rashtriya Indian Military College (i.e., on 1st January 2014).
Filled-in- applications in the prescribed form in duplicate from the candidates (Boys only) whose parents or guardians RESIDE IN TAMIL NADU should reach the Controller of Examinations, Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission, Frazer Bridge Road, V.O.C., Nagar, Chennai-600 003 not later than 5.45 p.m. on 31.03.2013.
The details are also available in the Commission’s website www.tnpsc.gov.in.